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Motel Russell

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16 Matauwhi Bay Road, Russell 0202 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews nice pool shower bathroom comfy bed barbecue area swimming pool five minute walk recommend staying here self cater short walk into town great place to stay two nights laundry facilities good size quiet location excellent location our honeymoon unit
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motel Russell is within 5-10 minute walking distance from the town centre. Our room had been somewhat refurbished in recent times, and was light and airy, we were in the 'front' section and always had a nice breeze coming through. Our room was let down...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

we absolutely enjoyed our stay! the owner was lovely and very helpful, our room and the deck really nice and spacious. we had a really nice time there, unfortunately it was not swimming pool weather yet when we were there. make sure you go for...More

1  Thank ellibows
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A convenient location a short walk from Russell village and on the road in from the Opua to Russell ferry, the Motel Russell is reasonable value and a good base to explore the many attractions of the Bay of Islands. Once the ferry stops running...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Ideal location- however, would have benefited from better fans or air cons consequently windows had to be left open and as such we all suffered bites (some more than others!)! The pool is a nice place to cool down. Just a shame the insects spoilt...More

1  Thank StacksnTressels
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Visited for a few nights, 4th visit over last few years, delightful owners where nothing is to much trouble, well appointed with every thing you need. No air con but lots of fans, bed really comfortable, quiet and secluded but very close, 10 min walk...More

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Motel Russell is set in an acre of subtropical gardens within a gentle short stroll of Russell Village, beach, wharf, shops, museum and restaurants. It is the ideal accommodation for your Bay of Islands holiday – More a place to relax away from the city noises amidst the song of birds. Motel Russell offers clean, affordable accommodation near Russell Village in the beautiful Bay of Islands, New Zealand. We have 15 rooms: studios, 1-bedroom units and 2-bedroom apartments. Motel Russell provides accommodation for families, couples, individuals, weddings, special events and groups. Free WiFi is available to all guests. Relax in our swimming pool and BBQ area. Your friendly, helpful hosts welcome you to Motel Russell - your home away from home Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 82 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Motel Russell Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 82 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Motel Russell Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
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"The staff are willing to help if you let them know your needs."
iansV4709DZ
19 Dec 2017
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"The rooms are all excellent"
O2408VGsarahb
30 Nov 2017
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"all the rooms are great"
marielouisej282
3 Oct 2017
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"Ours were facing the street with a cute little courtyard between us. Did not hear any road noise."
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11 Mar 2017
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