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The White House Luxury Historic Villa

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4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Russell, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island
The White House - Your Bay of Islands Accommodation

In one of NZ's oldest houses you can't help but have a truly unique stay and just a 3 hour drive north of Auckland in the quaint town of Russell in the beautiful Bay of Islands.

A renovated villa (circa 1840) with 4 beautifully appointed ensuite rooms. Free Unlimited Wi-Fi & Sky TV.

'The White House, Our House, Your House' The Luxuries of a Hotel with the Comforts of a Home' Just a 2 minute flat walk to the waterfront.

Relax in the Lounge, Cook Lunch or Dinner in the full modern open kitchen opening on sun drenched terrace or BBQ your Fresh Snapper & make the use of the convenient Laundry facilities.

'The perfect Russell Villa holiday accommodation. All the best amenities and a warm, homely feel but without feeling you were intruding in someo...
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About the Owner, Emma & Steve J
Languages spoken: German, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2014
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 1 review and 1 property
Interaction with guests
During our peak season we are located next door to the property so are available to help with any queries.

2 night bookings incur an extra $75 linen & cleaning fee.
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Listing #FKN2946402
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San Francisco, California
1 review
Reviewed March 17, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

The care taken in upgrading and maintaining this unique, historic old house in Russell is clearly evident and enough to recommend it to everyone. Nice backyard, lots of space inside (3 upstairs bedrooms plus downstairs living and kitchen spaces) and even an upstairs, outdoor deck. Great, family run place! I'd stay here again, for sure.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No parties or overnight guests
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Feb 14, 2017 -
Dec 14, 2017
3 nights
Dec 15, 2017 -
Feb 13, 2018
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About the neighborhood
Russell Kororareka is a small, historic seaside village on a peninsula in the eastern Bay of Islands. Since the 1700s it has provided a haven for visitors, offering shelter and hospitality. Because of its relatively remote location it retains an island quality and a charm that reflects the tranquility of earlier times. Despite this, it is a vibrant, cosmopolitan community that attracts visitors from New Zealand and all over the world - some of whom have chosen to make Russell their home.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: KeriKeri: 19.9 mi
Ferry: Russell: 0.0 mi
Getting to Russell from Auckland Although the town is situated on a peninsula, getting to Russell is easy. It is only three and a half hours drive from Auckland and forms part of the Twin Coast Discovery route. If you take the toll road on State Highway 1 which we suggest you do not pay the toll and continue your journey. We can then organise this payment when you get here. Please note your GPS will take you the coast road and not the car ferry. Beware this is a long, beautiful but windy road and we recommend you take the ferry instead. Upon entering Russell, turn right into Church St, past NZs oldest church, go straight across the next junction. We are about 20m on your right. If you fly you can rent a car at Kerikeri and drive to Russell or take a shuttle or taxi to Paihia and catch... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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