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Russell Bay Lodge

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We stopped for a night in Russell on our way up through Northland. Nice and clean room at the Russell Bay Lodge, where i had my first sighting of a weka . it was raining when we arrived and it didn't improve overnight. still we spent a lovely afternoon in the local RSA playing pool and can thoroughly recommend the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2011

We found this place after initially looking at accommodation in Paihia, so glad we did as it was just what we wanted, quiet, relaxing, roomy and had the place to ourselves. Sat on the deck for drinks, then into the township for dinner - bit of a hill down to town but that's what helps make it nice.

1Thank s_mc500
Reviewed 15 March 2011

I agree with the last contributor. Our experience here was unacceptable to say the least. Going to arrive late, we phoned and were told the key would be in the door which it was. Letting ourselves in after stepping over a doormat covered in leaves, the Ocean Suite had an airless, fusty smell - clearly no windows had been opened...

3Thank mangamgusa
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2011

We had looked forward to our 4 night stay in the Penthouse Suite at Russell Bay Lodge, expecting a well equiped room with lovely views, wonderful breakfasts and welcoming hosts (Dave and Aom). We were welcomed when we arrived rather later in the evening than we had expected but beyond that our accommodation was a let down. We had access...

1Thank mingulayann
Carson City NV
Reviewed 12 December 2009

Russell Bay Lodge was the perfect accommodation for our stay in Bay of Islands. The hosts bent over backwards to help us in every way with suggestions for sightseeing, hiking, restaurants, etc. The self-contained kitchen had the expected equipment yet it was all one step above what we found in other self-contained units, and the breakfast was plentiful although not...

Thank lxpcc
Reviewed 15 December 2008

We chose Russell Bay Lodge as one of the places to stay during our honeymoon in New Zealand. It was definitely one of the best places we stayed at during our trip. We especially enjoyed having breakfast (a lovely basket that we were handed the earlier evening) sitting at the patio with beautiful views of the bay. The room was...

Thank maclo
Reviewed 27 February 2008

Booked this wonderful location from surfing the internet and it was perfect. Luxury self contained apartment with lots of personnel touches from David and Aom. Kitchen had all the appliances needed and bathroom had fabulous large shower. Beautifully decorated bedroom and sitting area with doors leading to your own patio area, perfect for outside dining. Fabulous views across the bay...

Thank blackhorse1
Reviewed 25 January 2008

Stayed for 2 nights as part of our RTW trip. Accommodation was very good, exceptionally clean and modern. Views from our balcony were wonderful. The owners Dave & Aom were very friendly and Dave has a great sense of humour. They invite you to have drinks with them on their balcony each evening. They have a view to die for....

Thank travellertheworld
Reviewed 21 April 2007

We recently had a 3 nite stay at the Russell Bay Lodge in the Bay view room and we can highly recommond this property as an excellent choice when visiting the beautiful Russell. The accomodation can be classed as a B&B only in that the hosts David and Aom, were very friendly and helpful (but unintrusive - your privacy is...

Thank marcustania
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 9 November 2006

We arrived in Russell after a drive from Auckland to be greeted by David who owns and runs the B&B with his partner Aom. He showed us to our one bedroomed suite which was absolutely beautiful. It had a fully equipped kitchen, washing mahine/dryer, microwave, hob etc. The bathroom had a jacuzzi and shower which was very spacious and spotlessly...

1Thank chuckenpen

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly opened Russell Bay Lodge offers luxury self contained king suites, fully equipped, spacious and very comfortable. One suite has spa bath and laundry facilities. Each has own patio and sea views. Just 5 minute walk to waterfront cafes, shops and al fresco dining. Romantic setting, perfect for a honeymoon or special holiday treat. Relax on the main balcony and soak up possibly the best sea views in Russell. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Russell Bay Lodge

Address: 71 Wellington Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: $146 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Russell Bay Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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