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Russell Cottages

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Reviewed 1 March 2016

We had the opportunity to spend 4 days in Russell at the Russell Cottages and it couldn't have been any better! We were a family of 5 adults and had a 3 bedroom cottage (#10) and it was absolutely perfect. The bedrooms were all upstairs...More

Thank zhellings
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 30 March 2016

Dear Zhellings, This review couldn’t have been any better! Delights from such guest experiences are continuing to cement that Tanoas Russell cottage is a premier accommodation provider in the Bay of Islands. A few blocks in either direction will lead to the Waterfront, Restaurants, Bays...More

Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely cottages with nice garden and private deck. Plenty of room in lounge, dining area and kitchen. Good laundry facilities in cottage. Very helpful staff. No safe in cottage and no AC. Fan provided. One huge design error was the pokiest little shower and toilet....More

Thank BobbieSteve
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 3 March 2016

Dear Bobbie, Thank you for passing on your positive comments regarding the Cottages private garden, private Patio, lounge, dining area and fully equipped kitchen. These staples shine throughout all our cottages and a personal laundry is always a plus. Dinning to suit all tastes is...More

Reviewed 10 February 2016

The 3 Bedroom cottage was clean and tidy. Rooms were big and bed comfy. Very well appointed kitchen. Easy walking distance to the settlement at Russell. bars, restaurants and everything else you would need. Fantastic little deck outside to sit and watch what other people...More

Thank patmacnz
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 15 February 2016

Dear Pat, Thank you for passing on such great comments about this special little place. With a TripAdvisor community member exceeding 43 reviews knowledge and experience of the travel industry comes to mind. Highlighting definitive features of Tanoa Russell Cottages helps TripAdvisor community members and...More

Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Another great stay at the cottages. Really close to the village and beach. Kids loved the pool. It is like a home away from home. Thank you Matthew and team for making our stay so easy. The only thing I would change is a bigger...More

Thank sarahyeoman
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 15 February 2016

Dear Mrs Yoeman, Thank you so much for your gracious review! Forming accommodation reflecting homely values sets Tanoas Russell Cottages outside an air of regular, with five star service and location location location. It was a real pleasure hosting you and your Family Mrs Yoeman...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016

We stayed 3 nights in one of the 2BR cottages in mid-January. The cottage was very clean and well-maintained with modern furniture and appliances. The unit had a front porch with teak table & chairs for dining outdoors. Complex has pool and hot tub. Very...More

Thank MarkWW1957
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 15 February 2016

Dear Mark, Thank you for adding us to your steadily growing number of TripAdvisor reviews. Clearly listing cleanliness, modern furniture, modern appliances, a patio with table and chairs, to enhance all evening meals, pool and hot tub, or, an evening walk to premier restaurants reminds...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
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Price range
US$80 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All the cottages appeared to be set back from the road"
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"It's mostly if not all cottages with 2-3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, lounge/diner and kitchen"
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"All good - our location near the pool was great for kids"
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"make sure you take breakfast stuff, as there was only one café open in Russell"
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