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Hananui Lodge Motel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 York Street | P O Box 16, Russell 0242, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 9 Hotels in Russell
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a large studio in the first floor with a view on the central square of the village. Beds were extremely comfortable,owners very friendly. Disadvantage: Very narrow and steep stairs, very unconfortable if you have to bring up (yourself, nobody helps you!) your heavy luggage.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hananui Lodge has heart, Rongo & John are gracious & friendly. I highly recommend this accommodation to couples or families. My husband and I stayed here for 1 night and had a relaxing time. The accommodation is tasteful and comfortable. The location is supperb, highlighting Russels small seaside village atmosphere.

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Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favorite accommodation from a whirlwind NZ tour. The gracious local hosts, the comfortable suite, the living room and patio view of the bay (right out the front door) all made for an incredible stay. This was our splurge spot, we spent a little extra for the suite. Wow, did we get it right. The beds & bedrooms were comfy.... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just checked out this morning we were more than happy with our stay at Hananui Lodge. John and Rongo have a fantastic family friendly place that is right in the heart of Russell. We had 2 rooms- one upstairs and one on the waterfront. Both were very comfortable and had outdoor sitting areas. The location is great for watching... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this motel 6 months in advance due to our stay being over the high (summer) season. After looking at the website we booked unit 10. The motel is situated in the hearth of Russell within very easy reach of the Museum, Russell Christ's Church, shops and the wharf. Several good restaurants, cafes and takeaways are also very close... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just awesome! From the amazing staff to the immaculately clean rooms it was a wonderful stay. While not all the rooms are beach front most get a glimpse of the ocean via the neighbouring park. The beds were comfy, the room was very clean and well equipped. There was a large patio area to relax and eat... More 

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Boulder
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow. Just wow. The apartments are perfectly appointed. They are situated at the end of the beach strip just a minutes walk from fantastic restaurants and fish and chips places. The managers are very knowledgable and helpful. I'd highly recommend this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were absolutely gobsmacked with Hananui. We had a fantastic 2 bdrm apartment on the waterfront. Everything was just fantastic. The hosts were wonderful! Loved the free wifi which seemed to be unlimited.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous find! Gorgeous, right on the water, 1 minute walk from Russell jetty. We stayed 4 nights (room 6) which had two bedrooms with all the amenities needed for a short stay provided. Our very modern ground floor apartment looked out onto the ocean, offering us a beautiful sunset every evening. The owners John & Rongo could not... More 

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Koror
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were comfortable and the hoteliers extremely friendly. A good place to base yourself. Would recommend the two bedroom apartment which comes with Garage. Russel is a delightful place to base yourself for touring bay of Islands

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Address: 4 York Street | P O Box 16, Russell 0242, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hananui Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hananui Hotel Russell
Hananui Lodge Motel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Russell
#4 Family Hotel in Russell

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