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Russell Cottages

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   16 Chapel Street, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Dargaville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Hamilton, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We recent spent pur honeymoon for four days/three nights here and had a wonderful time. The complex offers nice clean trendy accommodation complete with everything you could need.The fully stocked kitchen meant we could cook some of our own meals and was brilliant for those midnight snacks. We were lucky enough to stay on a quite weekend and pretty much... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was a pleasant surprise from the time we made our booking to the time we left. Everything was easy and hassel free and we were made to feel welcome and at home. The cottage was beautiful, tastefully decorated, modern and spacious with plenty of room for our party of six. The beach is a very short stroll away, the... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed at the Russell Cottages for two nights as a couple and i have to say, I wished we had booked for the whole week! The cottage was spacious, full kitchen, dining, and living room with a beautiful gas fire. We felt completely spoiled by the set up and we would highly recommend the cottages. Russell is already known... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

This is the third time I have stayed here and it's just a wonderful lovely place to stay. Is equipped with everything you may need and the entire place is very spacious, warm too, great to have the laundry also and is in perfect location.

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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

There were 5 of girls travelling together from Aus on a girlie long weekend. The cottages are gorgeous, spacious an well equipped. Sirley at reception is fabulous and extremely friendly and helpful and gave us some great tips on eating out etc. The weather was not the best while we were there but that didn't,t ruin anything. We had a... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A much needed break from these home four walls, and Russell is always good for the soul. Just the two of us got to our cottage in the afternoon and were delighted at the size and comfort. The gas fire going and a relax by the TV, then off for a walk and pick up some nibbles and wine. Cold... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Just had a great weekend away at the cottages, just two of us stayed in No 3, lots of room, really clean and felt like home. This place would be great for a family or group of friends, we will be back with our new baby. Staff and really friendly and helpful, the cottage had everything we needed, cooked a... More 

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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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