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Russell Cottages

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   16 Chapel Street, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
1 review
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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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Very well appointed and spacious, plus only a couple of minutes walk from the water's edge. Would be a bit pricey at full price in summer but probably worth it for a family. Only reason I give 4 stars instead of 5 is because it lacks a view. That wasn't a drawback in our case really as we checked in... More

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24 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This was a brilliant find - thanks to trip advisor. We had booked into a hotel in Waitangi and were very disappointed - so had walked out. We took the car ferry to Russell and loved the feel of the village - so checked out trip advisor, as we had no where to stay. In top place was Russell Cottages... More

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed with family friends and it was the perfect spot for both teenagers and adults alike due to its location. We loved the fact that we could walk to dinner or for a coffee as there were plenty of options nearby. The accommodation was perfect for two families.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

My wife and 15-month old stayed here and thoroughly enjoyed our time in Russell. The accommodation was clean and location perfect, however our particular cottage (14) had a leaning floor which resulted in all of my sons toys rolling to one corner of the cottage and many of the doors not aligning or closing correctly. Other than this strange oddity... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

These self-contained cottages just five minutes walk from Russell Wharf are an ideal base for a Bay of Islands holiday. The cottages are three and four bedroom - though they can be rented as one or two bedroom - they just lock off however many bedrooms. Our three-bedroom cottage was about 110 square metres - plenty of space - the... 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*
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Built from traditional timber weather board, the three and four bedroom cottages have solid timber floors, raked timber ceilings and are fully appointed to a very high standard. Sold as 1 & 2 bedroom cottages as well as 3 & 4 bedroom, Russell Cottages has accommodation to suit all, from couples and honeymooners to families and groups, up to 8 can sleep in one cottage. Space to work, to entertain, to relax, and to host family and friends. ... more   less 
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