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Russell --Orongo Bay Holiday Park

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One of the few places in New Zealand where you can have close encounters with kiwi and weka in their natural environment. Affordable accommodation options in a picturesque setting. From privately situated fully self contained bungalows through to cabins for families and couples, the accommodation at this award winning Holiday Park features decks to make the most of the relaxed indoor/outdoor living opportunities of a sunny climate. Choose your own spacious powered or unpowered camp site and enjoy facilities which include a swimming pool, playground, outdoor games, fish smokehouse, BBQ areas, campfire, a free information and cruise/tour booking service and free boat parking. An enviro gold and four star Holiday Park and a central base from which you can explore Russell and the Bay of Islands. Adjacent to the Russell walkway and the Bay of Islands Full Circle Day Walk. Conveniently located to the Cape Brett Track, Te Araroa and the Kawakawa/Kaikohe cycle trail.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
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We were a big group having our annual camping. Campsite is spacious, with outdoor swimming pool, complete kitchen utensils (very generously provided with dishwashing liquid) and clean toilet. The staff are very friendly esp. the owners. There is a kiwi trail for the kids and
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Great campground for groups , clean facilities and great pool, new owners have done improvements with more to come, the birds are a bit to friendly , had to chase the chicken out of tent a few times. Would definitely stay again. Great base for day trips or just laze by the pool
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We stayed in the Bach for 4 nights and the the actual facility bore little resemblance to the online description. Even being Christmas was severely overpriced at $129 a night for not much more than a cabin using communal ablutions with $2 per shower - altho linen provided, and
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Spacious campground in amongst native birds roaming about - very serene and kiwi! Excellent that dogs are allowed to stay! Great to be in a holiday park with plenty of space adventuring with our dog. Facilities very clean and well-maintained.
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We had originally booked for our 5 year anniversary-soon turned to engagement celebration! We were greeted by the owner and her baby (who was such a cutie) with a note and some suggestions on where to go in Russell! From the moment we pulled up we were In awe of the birds and
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Room 6 - Kitchen Cabin
Three bedroom cottage.
View from our campsite/kitchenand pizza area
Relaxing Break
Sitting on the front of our deck.
"We love the middle and back part of the meadow for camping!"
"Rectangular site so the further back you are the quieter it is. Wherever you are the bird noise drowns out any road noise!!"
"Camps sites nearer the bush have more bird calls!"
"The room we stayed in was enough for us, but they are small (ish) - Yes, there is enough room to sleep, put bags & a small kitchen."
"Russell about a 5 minute drive away, easy accessible powered sites, nicely landscaped."
$49 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsRussell
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