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Hananui Lodge Motel

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4 York Street | P O Box 16, Russell 0242, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had the 2 bed ground floor apartment on the ground floor. Talk about a room with a view! The apartment has a lounge with a terrace yards away from the waterfront at the quiet end of Russell's port! We really enjoyed sitting there and watching the world go by, then strolling a couple of minutes along the waterfront for... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked for 2 nights and ended up staying 5. Stayed in a ground floor Seaview unit. The view is gorgeous, even though the weather was bad, we could sit sipping wine watching all the different boats come to the wharf. The owners are very helpful and gave some good tips. Even gave us a ride to the start of our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had the two bedrooms unit ( this was the only available room remaining) on the ground floor with superb views of the sea and the activities associated in the bay. Great help from the manager on the front desk, room and facilities were good for the price we were charged. Russell is obviously a small village... More 

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Thank gordondixon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 2 nights here in unit 5, ground floor waterfront. Very comfortable, great views and just a walk across the lane for a swim. Being right on the waterfront everything is just a short stroll away. Top service from John and Rongo. We went out on a fishing charter with John. My wife, Lee, caught a Kingfish for our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in unit 10 absolute beachfront for 4 nights. We loved it. The unit is compact, especially the second bedroom which is only just big enough for 2 single beds, there is no wardrobe. Bathroom and toilet are separate and are also compact. Kitchenette is good but again compact with mini fridge, 2 hobs, no oven, no dishwasher. There... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here 2 nights. Lots of positives - most of all, it's right next to the seafront of Russell and all the lovely restaurants (go to Gables and Duke of Marlborough for dinner). We had a first-floor sea-view 2-bed room; and loved the views onto the seashore. It's worth the extra. The only downside is the very early check-out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights my wife and myself, lovely place, super clean, spacious rooms with balcony. First class hosts, there to help and advise when needed. Thank you very much. Photo view from balcony, great area to visit, lots to do-see in area. Or just chill. Great indian restuarant across from lodge, superb food.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Russell and once again we decided to stay at Hananui Lodge. And once again we weren't disappointed. It is in a great location and our hosts John and Rongo keep it spotless. We stayed in the apartments which are across the street from the main lodge. They were spacious and modern. Recommended.

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Thank tommyfromsydney
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to stay, perfect location near the waterfront and very close to all the restaurants etc. The apartments are clean and comfortable and the hosts John & Rongo are nice and very helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time at this hotel The rooms were clean neat and ready to go You are right on the bay and close to restaurants,beaches and tours on boats. Try to get the front four rooms with the view. Ours from the side was good but not the best view

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