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Villa Russell

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Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews great hosts balcony overlooking each morning place to stay kingfisher sue views bay bush waterfront
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you Sue and Stephen for a wonderful, relaxing time at Villa Russell. Too short, of course, but accommodation, breakfast, location and weather were all of a very high standard and perfect for a mid-winter break. Location just a few minutes walk from the village...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Thank you Sue and Stephen for your fantastic hospitality, we really appreciated everything you did for us to make our stay so great. Breakfast on the balcony overlooking Russell was perfect! We really appreciated meeting your friends and your offer to join in for drinks,...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place in the Bay of Islands. Sue and Steve were great hosts. We took the whole “packet”and went sailing with Steve on the Kingfisher, which we can also highly recommend. Super room with an excellent view.

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I can’t imagine a better place to stay in Russell. We were slightly removed from the crowds of tourists at the seaside but only a 5 minute walk to it. We were travelling with a couple from Australia so we had booked both of the...More

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Response from Sue W, Owner at Villa RussellResponded 14 February 2018

Than k you so much for your kind review. We reaqlly enjoyed your company and despite the constant unexpected rain hope you had a great holiday in Russell Regards Sue and Stephen

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

What magnificent views from the balcony. Bed very comfortable. Large en suite. Great breakfast. Located in a beautiful part of the world. Quaint village in easy walking distance with lots of restaurants on the waterfront and nearby tourist attractions. Sue and Stephen were great hosts,...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$143 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$143 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (15)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"Best place to stay in Russell, walking distance to everywhere!"
27 Mar 2018
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"Both rooms were lovely opening to a large balcony where Sue served breakfast."
27 Feb 2017
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"There are two deluxe double rooms available. The main Tip is to Book one of them."
23 Nov 2016
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"Our bathroom had a huge tile floor that was heated!!"
10 Nov 2016
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