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Claremont, California
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Brad and David are just the best! You feel so at home when we stayed there. We visited the Arcadia Lodge 6 years ago for 1 day. Because it was such a great 1 day visit, we stayed 5 days this time, first week of November. The food, the accomodations, the view of the bay, immaculately kept. When we return... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

David and Brad have created a charming space with a great location overlooking the harbor. Our only complaint is that we didn't book more nights here! Fine furnishings and home-cooked hot breakfast were a wonderful start to our 3-week trip in NZ. Would definitely be back if we visit again!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Arcadia Lodge for 2 nights whilst on Honeymoon travelling around New Zealand. We couldn't fault the accommodation, location, food or hosts and had an amazing time. David and Brad were perfect hosts and made delicious breakfasts which varied each day. We ate outside (weather permitting) overlooking the stunning bay. The accommodation is a 5 min walk from... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

An historical house in a beautiful setting, Arcadia Lodge is a perfect base for a visit to RUssell. The rooms are immaculately kept & each morning a delicious breakfast is served. David & Brad are always happy to give advice on what to do round and about. We liked it so much 3 years ago that we returned again this... More 

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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

David and Brad are very welcoming and provide very interesting and delicious breakfasts. I recommend this place and will try to stay here the next time I visit Russell. David is very willing to go the extra mile in order to make our stay enjoyable.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had 3 fabulous nights in this wonderfully decorated and spotlessly clean house. David and Brad have created a peaceful haven on the hill over looking the harbour. The ferry, cafes, restaurants and shops are all within walking distance of the house. We would have loved to have spent more time sitting on the decking but sightseeing and time over... More 

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Jaspers Brush
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Brad and David are fabulous hosts of a property with charm and lots of character. Their attention to detail is evident in the furnishings, toiletries, breakfasts and little touches throughout the property. The B&B is superbly located for Bay of Islands activities; it has great views and is an easy walk into town. Highly recommended.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We were in New Zealand for our second visit so have spent over 5 weeks there in total. This was our favorite accommodation. We loved our beautiful room overlooking the bay in Russell and were very appreciative of the excellent advice and attention given to us by the hosts. The breakfasts were excellent and served with care. When we encountered... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 May 2016

My husband and I had a fabulous weekend away. David and Brad were fantastic hosts and the accommodation was top quality. The lodge is in a great spot - a quick walk to Russell and beautiful views. We will definitely come back.

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Highly recommended - this B&B is delightful and a great place to base yourself for exploring Russell and the Bay of Islands. Brad & David are fabulous, welcoming hosts and the lodge is full of charm & character.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arcadia Lodge is an historic (c 1902) house with magnificent views of one of the most beautiful bays in New Zealand's Bay of Islands. The style of the lodge is simple and uncluttered, the atmosphere relaxed, the breakfasts healthy and made fresh using local ingredients. Five rooms, four en-suite, one with private, non-sharing bathroom. The large front deck looks out onto the bay, perfect for breakfast or a wine at the end of the day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arcadia Lodge

Address: 10 Florance Avenue, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: $227 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Arcadia Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Takurua room is upstairs with the best view!”
 of 5 bubbles Tim_Meadows, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room was at the front, had a bay view and was very cosy.”
 of 5 bubbles CindyyYoung, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Definitely request the private bay view balcony room.”
 of 5 bubbles rsteyaert, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“only one room does not have a bay view, balcony has view all day/night for all guests”
 of 5 bubbles jeanmelia, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Takura has wonderful views, bathroom is across the corridor but is for sole use of occupants. Rangonui does not have views of the bay.”
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