- In Maori, Dunedin is known as Otepoti; but it's name in English derives from Dùn Èideann, the Scottish Gaelic name for Edinburgh.
- Dunedin is the second largest city in the South Island. It is also the biggest city in the Otago region.
- The Dunedin city centre is reasonably flat with gullies and hills surrounding it. The best flat boots in the South Island will be found in Dunedin!
- Dunedin is considered to be one of the "Big Four" in New Zealand - Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland. All are considered key centres of culture, business and community.
Jasons has a great range of accommodation available throughout Otago. Take your pick from hotels, motels, serviced apartments, lodges, resorts and business accommodation with conference facilities. You will also find camping & holiday parks, bed and breakfasts and backpackers plus a selection of accommodation close to the airport if it's a fleeting visit.