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Hananui Lodge Motel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed a relaxing and quiet stay at Hananui, both hosts were very welcoming and friendly. My room was spotless and clean, it had small kitchen which had everything I could have needed and the bed was very comfortable. Hananui is only a few minutes walk from the ferry and the shops. There is free wifi, and a spa, which... More 

Thank Natasha R
Atherton, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

The BOI may be beautiful, but its superbly highlighted by the friendly welcoming of John & Rongo to the wonderful Hananui Lodge. The rooms are always presented super-sparkling, the location couldn't be better being so central, and on the waterfront, and there isn't anything these Hosts would think too difficult to cater to. Can't recommend Hananui highly enough - except... More 

Thank WhitbyWimmin
Grantham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant motel, rooms very comfortable, Prices are reasonable, Hosts couldn't do enough to make our stay more comfortable, John also does fishing trips and that was the best day of my stay there. Will definitely stay there again.

Thank Denis S
Glenhaven NSW Australia
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

From the moment we registered nothing was too hard for our host. From the description of where to eat, the attractions and the booking of 2 tours, we felt very welcomed The rooms were clean and with our 4 night stay our towels were changed and bins were emptied each day. The motel is located about a 3 minute walk... More 

Thank Tim P
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Oh boy what a dream place to stay. John and Rongo are so friendly and make you so welcome. Their deal stay for 3 nights pay for 2 is absolutley wonderful. Highly recommended. If I had more time I would enjoy it even more.

Thank Janet F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent a couple of nights at the Hananui Lodge Motel while in Russell recently. We were greeted by John who gave us a very cheery welcome as well as a very in depth brief of what we could do while in Russell. The room was large and while not directly on the waterfront, very close to... More 

Thank Mike W
North Island, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

After wandering around Russell, asking to look at rooms etc... I got such a warm welcome at this place, I was sold straight away. Then when I went to the room we were really impressed, tastefully decorated and super clean. The plus was, the informative, easy going staff...

Thank woodenz
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

The property was conveniently situated on the main street. Most restaurants were within easy walking distance. The bedroom was small as was the bed and the entire unit was pretty stuffy with no aircon to provide relief for the hot nights whilst we were there.

Thank Tank09
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Booked here for one night in February and enjoyed it so extended another night, plenty to do Cafes and tour office on jetty 100 meters away, however John can and did book tour for us! Wish we had more time and we would have taken him up on a fishing trip, maybe next time, spacious room, very clean and tidy.... More 

Thank Ray19491969
Crewe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

This was an excellent apartment! It was so clean and well equiped.There was a supermarket and post office just behind the lodge. Restaurants and bars were within walking distance. There was also a spa pool that you could book. I would definitely reccommend staying here if you are visiting Russell

Thank LesleyHopson
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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated right on the Waterfront of picturesque Russell the Hananui Lodge provides the only separate bedroom accommodation on Russell’s waterfront. Quality accommodation including two mobility units. Ground floor and upper levels all with balconies or courtyards. Spa, laundry, ample client parking, SKY TV, Fishing Charters. And across the road, completed in January 2007 are the stunning Hananui Apartments, still just 50 metres from the waters edge. Handy to Cafes, restaurants and shops and local museums. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hananui Lodge Motel

Address: 4 York Street | P O Box 16, Russell 0242, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: $88 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hananui Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hananui Hotel Russell
Hananui Lodge Motel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Russell
#3 Family Hotel in Russell
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