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Blue Oasis – Luxury Accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand

37 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
9 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
-Enjoy breath taking panoramic sea views from all three levels of this luxury, spectacular, elevated waterfront home. -The top floor has open plan living with a designer kitchen, including a walk in butlers pantry, island bench for casual eating, a dining room table that seats 8 and living room with a fireplace. -The lounge opens on to expansive decking with a dedicated BBQ area and outdoor fireplace. -The middle floor has three bedrooms all with luxury en suite bathrooms and the views out over the Bay of Islands are as spectacular as the top floor. -Imagine waking up each morning to see dolphin at play in the Bay below and the serenity of the sound of the ocean that only coastal living can bring. -The lower floor has yet another bedroom with own bathroom and adjoins a family lounge w...-Enjoy breath taking panoramic sea views from all three levels of this luxury, spectacular, elevated waterfront home. -The top floor has open plan living with a designer kitchen, including a walk in butlers pantry, island bench for casual eating, a dining room table that seats 8 and living room with a fireplace. -The lounge opens on to expansive decking with a dedicated BBQ area and outdoor fireplace. -The middle floor has three bedrooms all with luxury en suite bathrooms and the views out over the Bay of Islands are as spectacular as the top floor. -Imagine waking up each morning to see dolphin at play in the Bay below and the serenity of the sound of the ocean that only coastal living can bring. -The lower floor has yet another bedroom with own bathroom and adjoins a family lounge with great TV and sound system. -The floor to ceiling Bi fold doors, on all levels, merge the outdoor terrace space seemlessly into the living areas. -Facing North East to capture almost all day sun you can watch the boats exploring the Bay of Islands and maybe see dolphins cavorting in the sunset. Quiet and private the only sounds are the waves below and the native birds. Moreporks and even Kiwis at night. -Take a walk through our extensive fruit trees and garden path, then sit on the private deck overlooking the ocean. -Russell village has many fine restaurants to enjoy or we can arrange for an executive chef to prepare a gourmet delight in your own kitchen. -There is an indoor/outdoor fireplace and underfloor heating for comfort on any cooler nights. -Three kayaks and two bicycles are available for guest use. -Boat Mooring available. Rates Peak $1600.00 USD per night Shoulder $1300.00 USD per night Off-peak $900.00 USD per night Sleeps 8 Minimum Stay 3 nights/ 5 at peak Location High above Long Beach but just two minutes from the village. Proximity to beach 2 minMore
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About the Owner
Debra Darling I
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2010
Interaction with guests
Guests will be greeted by our House Manager upon arrival who will go over any questions regarding the house and provide the keys.
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Reviews (37)

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Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Top quality, excellent hospitality, all the little touches and extras to make you feel special plus a view and aspect that is second to none. We loved this place and will remember it as something more than just accommodation. As we lingered before leaving, a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Greg H
Curiosity182172, VR Owner at Blue Oasis – Luxury Accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2019

Your praise is all the more meaningful to us because we know of your consummate attention to detail in your exquisite ice cream and don't you just hate it when the dolphins swim by just as you are leaving! We hope you come again in...More

Reviewed 24 January 2019

We had the pure pleasure of spending a week at Blue Oasis and it was an absolutely perfect stay. Where to begin? The location is perfect - spectacular views over Long Beach and the Bay of Islands, but also an easy walk into town or...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank GabyTraveler
Curiosity182172, VR Owner at Blue Oasis – Luxury Accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2019

Thank you Gaby for the lovely review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to having you back in the future! All the best, Debra & Charlie

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Reviewed 1 January 2019

My friends and I just spent five days at Blue Oasis over the holidays and it was the PERFECT place to start our New Zealand adventure. The house is simply gorgeous with spectacular views from every room. The owners have clearly worked hard to (successfully)...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Nancy V
Curiosity182172, VR Owner at Blue Oasis – Luxury Accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2019

Thank you Nancy and friends! So thrilled you all enjoyed your stay at Blue Oasis! Happy New Year and enjoy your travels thru NZ!

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We have just stayed at Blue Oasis for a long weekend visiting from the Gold Coast, and could not have found a more relaxing location. Plenty of space for our family to spread out and enjoy the amazing views, the sunrises are especially beautiful. The...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank joanne b
Curiosity182172, VR Owner at Blue Oasis – Luxury Accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you Joanne & Family! We are thrilled you all enjoyed your stay at Blue Oasis and Yes! I agree the sunrises are worth getting up for! Please come back anytime!

Reviewed 29 April 2018

We celebrated my husband's 60th birthday at Blue Oasis with our family and one of his closest friend's from the UK who flew over to surprise him. We were all awestruck by the stunning views from every level. Looking down to Long Beach and then...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank judewhitcombe
Management response:Responded 29 April 2018

Thank you Jude!! What an awesome Birthday celebration. Please come back anytime, would to have you!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Ceiling Fans
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Fax
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Russell is a peaceful waterfront village, approached either by a five-minute car ferry from Opua or the passenger ferry from Paihia. Russell is sub-tropical with summer temperatures into the 30°C, winter temperatures around 9°C or 10°C. Russell and The Bay of Islands offers many activities to choose from: kayaking, swimming, sailing, parasailing, diving, hiking, sky diving, jet boating, fishing, walking trails, museums, shopping and many restaurants to choose from. Or best of all just relax on the deck and enjoy the view at Blue Oasis!
Getting around
We suggest renting a car with a hitch on it as we have a trailer with 4 kayaks available for your use.
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