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Hananui Lodge Motel

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Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Brilliant motel, rooms very comfortable, Prices are reasonable, Hosts couldn't do enough to make our stay more comfortable, John also does fishing trips and that was the best day of my stay there. Will definitely stay there again.

Thank Denis S
Glenhaven NSW Australia
Reviewed 12 May 2016

From the moment we registered nothing was too hard for our host. From the description of where to eat, the attractions and the booking of 2 tours, we felt very welcomed The rooms were clean and with our 4 night stay our towels were changed and bins were emptied each day. The motel is located about a 3 minute walk...

Thank Tim P
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Oh boy what a dream place to stay. John and Rongo are so friendly and make you so welcome. Their deal stay for 3 nights pay for 2 is absolutley wonderful. Highly recommended. If I had more time I would enjoy it even more.

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent a couple of nights at the Hananui Lodge Motel while in Russell recently. We were greeted by John who gave us a very cheery welcome as well as a very in depth brief of what we could do while in Russell. The room was large and while not directly on the waterfront, very close to...

Thank Mike W
North Island, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 April 2016

After wandering around Russell, asking to look at rooms etc... I got such a warm welcome at this place, I was sold straight away. Then when I went to the room we were really impressed, tastefully decorated and super clean. The plus was, the informative, easy going staff...

Thank woodenz
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The property was conveniently situated on the main street. Most restaurants were within easy walking distance. The bedroom was small as was the bed and the entire unit was pretty stuffy with no aircon to provide relief for the hot nights whilst we were there.

Thank Tank09
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Booked here for one night in February and enjoyed it so extended another night, plenty to do Cafes and tour office on jetty 100 meters away, however John can and did book tour for us! Wish we had more time and we would have taken him up on a fishing trip, maybe next time, spacious room, very clean and tidy....

Thank Ray19491969
Crewe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This was an excellent apartment! It was so clean and well equiped.There was a supermarket and post office just behind the lodge. Restaurants and bars were within walking distance. There was also a spa pool that you could book. I would definitely reccommend staying here if you are visiting Russell

Thank LesleyHopson
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My partner and I came to stay over the Easter break and had the best weekend we could hope for! The owners were so nice and genuine! John was so helpful, giving tips on the local tours and things to do around the bays. He even does his own fishing charters! We were so busy every day that we didn't...

Thank Samantha J
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We booked too late to get a sea view but our studio overlooking Russell Museum was large, sparkling clean and comfortable, with a very well-equipped kitchenette. The motel also has a pay laundry and (free) spa bath for guests' use. There is free Wifi in the rooms. John and Rongo were exceptionally welcoming and helpful. John runs fishing charters in...

Thank cleoch

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Hananui Lodge and Apartments! Hananui Lodge is located right on Russell's waterfront with unobstructed sea views and the Hananui Apartments are situated on Russell's main road, only 100 metres away from the water's edge. Whether you are looking for a romantic hideaway accommodation, a holiday of action and excitement, or somewhere special to take the family - Hananui Lodge and Apartments can accommodate your every need. Your Hosts, John and Rongo are locals of the area and will make you feel welcome, so much so that you won't want to return home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hananui Lodge Motel

Address: 4 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: $124 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hananui Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hananui Hotel Russell
Hananui Lodge Motel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#3 Family Hotel in Russell
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“Ask for a sea-view if there's one available.”
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“I believe all rooms have a pleasant outlook.”
 of 5 bubbles Prijon, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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