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Russell Cottages

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   16 Chapel Street, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 9 Hotels in Russell
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, friendly and well-run from everything we saw. We only stayed for two nights but could definitely have extended our stay. Well-located, spacious and well laid out. We had a few questions and (arguably) fussy requests which the concierge was very happy to deal with for us. The area is just fantastic - with the sleepy relaxed village of Russell... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Russell is a lovely village in the bay of islands, at Russell cottages are a great place to stay We arrived late after driving from Auckland, and the reception was closed, and the room key was left in an envelope We booked a one bed cottage, and hot a 4 bed, however the three upstairs bedrooms were locked. The cottage... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Russell Cottages were the perfect place to stay, good amenities (small pool & Jacuzzi), walk to the strip with restaurants, cafes, bars and galleries. The 4 bedroom was great with 1 king on the main floor with an attached bathroom, 2 queen rooms upstairs + 1 room with 2 twins. There are also 2 bathrooms on the top floor.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

My cottage was very spacious, kitchen well appointed, huge bed (2 king singles pushed together) and was a five min walk from the Russel ferry. The concierge/receptionist was very friendly and helpful. On the negative side, the plug in the bathroom vanity stuck every time it was used, the bathroom/laundry/ access was badly designed and very cramped, the door from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a 4 bedroom. The rooms are very nice and there is a full kitchen. The layout of the resort is great. There is a very good pool and bbq facilities plus a kids playground. We will definitely be going back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

There was 8 of us staying in a 3 bed house, this included twin newborns. The house was extremely spacious, clean and comfortable. The furnishings were luxury and you really felt you were staying in a home. The pool area was great fro the kids and we had so much fun staying here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We spent four nights at Russell Cottages over New Years 2014/15 and really enjoyed our stay there. We stayed in a 3 bedroom unit in the complex in a group of 6 and the facilities were more than adequate for our needs. Note for the complex management though - some bigger cooking pots and a cutting board would be worthwhile... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We enjoyed our stay very much. The accommodation was modern, clean and spacious. My husband was travelling for work during this holiday and needed a moderately reliable internet. Sadly this was a real issue as the Internet was extremely poor. Very patchy and weak. The staff tried to help but with little success. If you wanted anything more than read... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights as part of a long weekend getaway to the Bay of Islands. The cottages are in a beautiful painted weatherboard style, have a fully equipped kitchen and a lovely living flame gas fire. There is a lovely decking area with a table and chairs which unfortunately we couldn't use because of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Russell Cottages are absolutely supreme in every respect, spotlessly clean, units in immaculate condition, one of the loveliest places I have ever stayed. The tranquility and calmness was total bliss; in saying that all the action is only a few hundred meters away.

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Address: 16 Chapel Street, Russell 0255, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Russell Cottages 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
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Russell Cottages New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Russell
#2 Family Hotel in Russell
#2 Romantic Hotel in Russell

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