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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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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed there for initially one night but extended it to two as we loved the place. Everything clean and tidy the owners were really helpful. The setting is perfect right next to the sea, if you are looking for a relaxing place to stay book here - Highly recommended

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the apartments last year which was great. This year the lodge was even better. On the waters edge overlooking the bay. Everything is so clean and comfortable. Well equipped kitchenette, comfortable beds, laundry and BBQ. Thank you to John and Rongo for looking after us again.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for four days on a recent trip to the bay of islands and loved it! The couple running the motel John and Rongo were fantastic, giving us suggestions on things to do in the area and just generally being lovely asking about our stay and how we were enjoying it. The location is fantastic... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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83 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

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
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

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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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

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 January 7, 2015 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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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

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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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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Hananui Lodge Motel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Russell
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