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Bellrock Lodge

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22 Chapel Street, Russell 0201, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the warm welcome on arrival, to entering your room with its quality amenities, to the stunning vista both from inside the room and on your private balcony, you know that your stay will be special. The care that Peter and Lorraine take is to be commended. They seem to delight in looking after their guests, taking great care including... More 

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed, in Russell, at Bellrock Lodge for 2 nights, finishing a wonderful stay in NZ. A beautiful way to remember nice and some of the best memories of our trip. We enjoy fantastic views from our private balcony overlooking "sweetly Russell" and the waterfront, from sunrise through to sunset. We enjoy our lovely and peaceful room. But we have... More 

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San Diego, California
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a stunning lodge with four guest rooms whose patios overlooked the city and the Bay of Islands. Each room has a kitchenette which allows you to prepare meals and snacks. Our hosts, Peter and Lorraine, invited us on our second night to join them along with other guests for a welcome reception with wine, mussels, smoked salmon, meats,... More 

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Coolum Beach, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Bellrock Lodge was so much more than we'd envisaged. My husband and I were warmly welcomed, and we immediately felt at home in our beautifully appointed room. Our hosts, Peter and Lorraine, were gracious, helpful and knowledgeable with attention to detail their specialty. The daily sprucing of our room, along with invitations to partake of their evening... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Bellrock Lodge was excellent. We could not have asked for a more welcoming and caring environment to spend some quiet time away from our busy lives in Australia. Peter and Lorraine were perfect hosts. Thank you both for a great week.

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Colorado
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bellrock Lodge is a wonderful place to stay in the Bay of Islands. Peter and Lorraine are warm, interesting and charming. I was traveling with my adult daughter and her partner and we all thought this was one of the best places we stayed during our 2 weeks of traveling together around the North and South Island. It has a... More 

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plymouth
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely place! The room was luxurious with fantastic views of the bay and sunsets with a private balcony to help you enjoy it. The very steep driveway was a little daunting at first but no trouble to drive up and it helped us to work off the 3 course meal we had at a lovely local restaurant recommended... More 

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Maidenhead
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We stayed at Bellrock for 3 nights at the end of our holiday in New Zealand and it was a wonderful way to finish a fantastic holiday. It is in a lovely position overlooking Russell and the Bay of Islands over to Paihia. Peter and Lorraine are extremely helpful and very friendly hosts and will advise you on all the... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

There is not a lot more that can be said about Bellrock Lodge that hasn't already been said by others. It really is FIRST CLASS. My partner and I stayed for 3 nights to finish a hectic tour of New Zealand. From the moment we arrived, to the moment we left, Peter and Lorraine were just fantastic. The accommodation is... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Spacious rooms were clean and modern. Hosts Lorraine & Peter went above and beyond to give us a wonderful experience. Views over town were spectacular from private verandas and common lounge area. Happy hour was unbelievable with sunset, wines, and gourmet appetizers.

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