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Arcadia Lodge

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
4.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbrad and davidb bnew zealandeach morningricotta pancakesexcellent hostsattention to detailold houseother guestsdeck overlooking the waterweather permittinghot breakfastprivate bathroomfirst stopa special placeplace to staylovely house
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent two nights at Arcadia Lodge, our only criticism being we hadn’t booked another night. Peter and Greg were excellent hosts in this wonderful quirky Lodge which combined history with modern amenities. The rooms were very comfortable, clean and full of character with great views...More

Thank CheniesRose
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks so much for the lovely review we really loved having you stay. We think its wonderful our guests have such a great time here, Greg & I try hard to ensure our guests are hosted well, but give a sense of freedom as...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

What a great setting overlooking Matauwhi Bay. The lodge is of magnificent character and is beautifully appointed. Our room was very comfortable and private with our own lovely bathroom. Peter and Greg are sublime hosts - great to have people with a passion for their...More

Thank Howard952
Management response:Responded 16 July 2017

Lovely to hear you had a great time with us at Arcadia Lodge, It was great to meet you and hopefully you can come back and see us soon. Thank you for your time to place a review on Trip Advisor

Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Russell, despite the dreadful weather. Peter and Greg are excellent hosts. We thoroughly enjoyed learning about the history of the building and the town. We loved our quirky room with the sloping floor, but what can one expect with...More

Thank sajackie54
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for the review. Yes our weather has been unusually wet and humid. We loved love our Arcadia being 116 years old and yes a little quirky (we call this character) Greg and I attempt to make sure our guests have a great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely stay in Russell at Arcadia Lodge - the B&B is very attractively decorated in keeping with the age of the building and is in immaculate condition. Peter & Greg are great hosts, chatty but not overbearing. The breakfasts are excellent - you can tell...More

Thank David A
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi David, Thanks for the review. Scrambled eggs are actually an art and very pleased you enjoyed ours. We love Takarua room, I think the separate bathroom for most part isn't a problem and its our nicest bathroom in Arcadia. We think its sort of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very fortunate that our travel agent booked us to stay at Arcadia Lodge for three nights. You need a minimum of three nights in Russell, don’t let your agent rush you in and out of Russell because you will regret it. Arcadia Lodge...More

Thank ShiplakeMaz
Response from arcadia l, Owner at Arcadia LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thanks so much for the review and we so agree that two night isnt nearly enough time to enjoy Russell. Whether it be going on boat cruises, looking at our lovely but small museum, walking along the strand or sitting on our deck...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$ 144 - US$ 237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 144 - US$ 237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Lindley W
28 June 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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"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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"All rooms seemed to be large, roomy and with lovely views."
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"all are good"
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