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Duke of Marlborough Hotel

4.0 of 5 35 The Strand, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a wonderful opportunity to stay at the Duke after several great dinners enjoyed there on previous trips to Russell. Bed was super comfy, room was great with a touch of old-school decor to reflect the rest of the hotel's interior. I love how much attention has been paid to try and preserve the heritage of this building and... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was a busy Friday night and we had no reservations. The place was packed but we could have a drink at the bar. Staff was nice and friendly. We had mains and sides. My twice cooked chicken was good, the vegetarian risotto was great. Mac n cheese for kids was ok. The Waldorf slaw was yummy however the cauliflower... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An absolutely brilliant little treasure in lovely Russell. I can only give my warmest recommendations for this hotel and its amazing restaurant. It's old fashioned in a very good way and if nothing else, the sunsets from the deck is spectacular. You will not regret a stay here.

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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84 reviews 84 reviews
40 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we stayed here for 2 nights upstairs in a waterfront room, wonderful views across the bay and full sun. Bed was comfy and the restaurant meals were A1, staff were very obliging to my gluten free needs, would always stay here in the bay, well done

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just had the best nights stay in ages. We spent the night at the Duke of Marlborough Hotel. The staff were all very friendly and helpfull. The hotel room was excellent. We had a standard room which was of a very high standard. The bed was really comfortable. Our meal was excellent. We had the lamb for two,... More

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at The Duke for our honeymoon. We got the honeymoon package and were delighted with what we got. We had the most yummy chocolates from a local chocolate shop (Newport Chocolates - a must visit if heading to Russell, especially the hot chocolate), a lovely bottle of wine and two main meals at the restaurant downstairs. The view... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When in the Bay of Islands it's a must to visit Russell,and stay at the Duke of Marlborough Hotel.All the staff are very friendly and professional.The service and quality of food is outstanding.The bedroom was to a very high standard of cleanliness with a comfortable bed.We have had several visits over the past three years and the standard has always... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the refurbished Duke in September 2014 for 2 nights. We had a wonderful experience. It is a grand hotel with Chesterfield lounges in front of a cosy log fire, chandeliers & friendly staff. The food is exceptional. It is old world charm at it's best. The rooms are adequate & decked out with comfy beds and an... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner in the restaurant. At first it seemed pricey, but sitting here right now 100% satisfied. The meals were exquisite and well worth it. Discussion at the table is.... we can't remember in the last couple of years having had a better meal from another restaurant. Highly recommended

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best hotel i have ever stayed in, by far. Our room was beautiful, overlooking the russell harbour. Spa bath, separate toilet, large room with lounge space. Great for couples and small families! The bed was very comfortable & room was quiet although it was a busy night downstairs in the restaurant. Check in was quick, informative and inviting. The... More

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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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Duke Of Marlborough Hotel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands

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