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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Our week in the township of Russell was refreshing & the accommodation was wonderful. Villa Russell was comfortable & warm (like the hospitality). The hosts were kind & generous. We looked forward to the beautiful cooked breakfasts every morning. The views over the water & township from our room were stunning.

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Snohomish, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We arrived in need of rest and rejuvenation and we found it in the beautiful and peaceful setting of Villa Russell. Sue and Stephen were so accommodating in providing everything we needed; friendly but not overbearing. We stayed 3 nights and felt so comfortable and at home. Wonderful location, great view as we ate our delicious breakfasts on the balcony.... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Thanks to Sue and Steve for a wonderful few days. The room was fabulous, breakfast was a real treat . We went out with Steve on the boat. Brilliant day out and fantastic lunch. Thanks for making us so welcome. We met a lovely Australian couple staying in the room beside us and we shared breakfast a few times. Very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

We had heard about this B&B from my sister who stayed there 12 months ago and everything she told us was true. Beautiful location, fantastic room and amazing service from Sue and Steve, the owners. Delicious breakfast was something we looked forward to every morning and the opportunity to have a day sailing on the Kingfisher was a delight. A... More 

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Sue W, Owner at Villa Russell, responded to this review

Thank you Heather for your lovely review - we love having guests and would love to see you here again some time in the furture More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We loved staying at this inviting and enticing b and b. Our hosts were friendly, welcoming and personable and went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. The rooms are of high quality, every detail is well thought through, and the breakfasts are outstanding, served out on a balcony overlooking beautiful Russell. The place is walking distance to... More 

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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Only stayed one night but after a long drive (never believe the GPS), a quite sail and a wonderful dinner this loverly little B&B provided a perfect sanctuary for a couple of tired but happy travellers. Sue & Stephen were wonderful hosts and their apt advice added to our enjoyment of out stay in Russell. The view over the Bay... More 

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Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

This is a lovely all around B and B nestled on a hillside at the end of the Main Street through Russell. Great views over the bay and lovely sounds of kiwis and wekas in the woods at night behind. Spacious accomodations; gracious hosts; excellent cooked breakfast and peaceful, calm environ.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

We had a wonderful experience staying here for two nights with Sue and Stephen, and certainly wish we could have stayed longer. The rooms and grounds are lovely and spacious, breakfast is plentiful and delicious (they make their own yogurt and grow their own fruit!), the view of Russell and the water is gorgeous, and Sue and Stephen are some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

We stayed a couple nights. We wished it could have been longer. Our room had a beautiful view, was a good size, furnished and decorated to a high standard. Breakfasts were lovely, with plenty of choice and the weather was good so we could sit outside. Sue and Stephen were excellent hosts and gave us much helpful advice about the... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights earlier this year. This place is truly magical. I travel a lot but this place is amongst the best I've stayed in anywhere on the planet. Great welcome, homely feel, superb decor and comfort, brilliant food and a view to treasure. Will be back next time I'm in New Zealand .

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Steve W, Owner at Villa Russell, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments - we love what we do and love having people stay but it is always nice to have feedback regards Sue Western More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a welcoming visit to Villa Russell, two minutes from the beach and Russell's restaurants yet totally private and secluded. Relax with magnificent views of the bay from our beautifully restored 1910 villa or from one of two spacious guest rooms in the new guest cottage. Off street parking provided. Charters on our 11.6 metre yacht Kingfisher may also be arranged to sail the Bay of Islands. Be welcomed by our friendly family dog. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Russell

Address: 2 Little Queen Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: $141 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Russell 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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