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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Accessible rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family party of 6 guests and were fortunate enough to have the place to ourselves. We stayed for 3 nights but could have stayed much longer. Our suites were superb: spacious, clean and relaxing. There were views from all rooms across the...More

Thank kimsum2017
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The two owners of this beautiful cottage have conquered style, hospitality and elegance in all ways as they care for this lovely accommodation and for the guest who stay. We had originally booked at another accommodation and on arrival we were immediately alarmed at the...More

Thank Roseyhurley
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded June 20, 2018

Thanks so much for the wonderful review Rosey, we are so pleased you ended up having a really great time with us and in NZ We really try our utmost to help all our guests even ones appearing is a crisis and do what we...More

Reviewed May 28, 2018

Thank you Peter and Greg for making my stay so memorable!!! The room was very comfortable and spotlessly clean! Loved the goodies that Peter baked for us! After a day out and about, it was lovely to come home for a cuppa and a treat...More

Thank leonglynne
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded May 30, 2018

Thanks so much Lynne, we had the best time with you all and so pleased you enjoyed your week with us. We are so lucky that the Bay of Islands has a lot of different things to do, to include sitting on the deck with...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

We spent 2 wonderful nights at the lovely B & B which is walking distance to downtown Russell. It is an historic home that has been lovingly and beautifully updated. It looks out on the bay, so the setting could not be beat. The hosts...More

1  Thank daydreqamer
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded May 16, 2018

Your too kind, thanks for the great review, especially about our breakfasts, Greg & I really take pride in our breakfasts being far away from standard fair that you see commonly. We are all about fresh, simple and extremely tasty, served on the deck with...More

Reviewed May 12, 2018

Our timing only allowed us for a one night stay in Russell. My husband and I were traveling with our son, who is 21, so we needed 2 rooms. Peter and Greg kindly upgraded the second room allowing my son to have an amazing view...More

Thank janetgebhardt
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded May 13, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review and you loved staying here at Arcadia . We are so lucky to have such wonderful fruits growing and so plentiful that we make our own Plum Jam, Lime Marmalade, NZ Grapefruit Marmalade and of course the wonderful Feijoa Jelly...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Details
Price range
$144 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Russell
#2 Mid-range Hotel in Russell
#3 Great View Hotel in Russell
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$144 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Russell
#2 Mid-range Hotel in Russell
#3 Great View Hotel in Russell
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Lindley W
June 28, 2015|
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Response from arcadia l | Property representative |
Hi Lindley and Don, just spotted your booking for next summer - welcome back to Russell. Off the top of my head I know the time line back 3 owners ago which is only to the 80s but if you let me know your grandparents' name I... More
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"Make sure you go to the website to see each individual and different room"
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"Our room was excellent and spotlessly clean (Hotel ratings not responding,but all were 5 star.)"
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"I suspect the two suites on the ground floor are more spacious than the upstairs room/s - all have great views"
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