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Duke of Marlborough Hotel

4.0 of 5 35 The Strand, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kleinemonde
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

A quiet lunch at this lovely hotel restaurant was enjoyed very much by my wife and daughter. The food was great and the service was friendly and excellent. Recommended to all who travel to Russel. Wonderful to sit and watch the maritime activities while enjoying the meal.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for two nights and had friends from the USA visiting with us. We booked the front rooms overlooking the sea and were not disappointed. Gorgeous view and the rooms well appointed and comfortable. The meal on the patio was absolutely fantastic. We had traveled the length of NZ with our US friends and have to say the Duke... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 4 wonderful nights and wish it had been much longer. Fell in love with my room which was clean, quaint and so lovely for a "small". And the fact I got to enjoy it all to myself was a bonus. I then got moved to a standard sized room which was massive for little ol' me! My... More 

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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed two nights at the Duke while visiting Russell. The hotel itself is beautiful, full of history and old English charm. The hotel faces the ocean and we stayed in room #7, an ocean facing modern room with a lovely two person jetted tub. The room was very comfortable and spacious yet don't keep the windows open or you... More 

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Langport, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We wanted somewhere extra special to end our 5-week tour of NZ and found it at The Duke. There is a real buzz to the place - the history of the hotel gives it a lovely atmosphere, the views across the bay while you eat are fantastic and the staff are really friendly and helpful. We had a large room... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel has a beautiful view and good bedrooms but we felt it was living off its name and history. Breakfast the first morning was chaotic although fine on the next two days. Service was ok but you felt there was not much training of staff or much sign of the management. I would stay there again as it is... More 

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Indore, India
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49 reviews 49 reviews
42 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to be at THE DUke of MArlborough once if you are in RUSSELL.It is popular place ,known for its restaurant . The location is PERFECT,right on the STRAND with magnificent views over the Russell BAy. The owners and the staff are very charming people always ready to help you out with your queries and requirements. Rooms are comfortable... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had three nights last week at the Duke of Marlborough staying in a Standard Room, whilst the room and bathroom were small the decor is lovely and room has everything you need. Thought the cost of room and breakfast very reasonable. Loved the location and loved having breakfast outside looking over the beach. We ate dinner one night at... More 

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Preston, Lancashire
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297 reviews 297 reviews
185 hotel reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well situated on the promenade directly in front of the main wharf in the centre of town. A lovely old colonial building. Unfortunately the water front rooms on the first floor over the restaurant were all booked out so we took a standard room which had a small patio facing an inner courtyard shared with a number of other... More 

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uk
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel in a gorgeous town. The food in the hotel was 1st class. We stayed here for 3 days , there is plenty to do ...boat trips, tours or just chill in local bars. Beautiful scenery. Really pleased.

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Address: 35 The Strand, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Duke of Marlborough Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Duke Of Marlborough Russell
Duke Of Marlborough Hotel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Russell
#1 Family Hotel in Russell
#2 Romantic Hotel in Russell

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