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Hananui Lodge Motel

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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewshosts johnthe ground floorthe managersroom was spotlessfirst floorstayed here for three nightsplace to stayspa poolour short stayrestaurants and barswithin walking distancequiet at nightfantastic locationsea frontlocal informationwaters edgesea view
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Russell was our last town to visit in our two weeks vacation in NZ. What can we say - we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Hananui Lodge. John and Rongo are the perfect hosts and the Motel's central location means you can walk to...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Have recently had a 4 day stay at Hananui Lodge and it was the best. We had a ground floor apartment (number 3) which had it's own terrace and great unobstructed view over the waterfront which was about 50 feet away. John and Rongo were...More

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Response from RongoandJohn, Manager at Hananui Lodge MotelResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you for staying with us we do appreciate your feed back and try to ensure you as our guests are looked after without intruding on your privacy. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards John & Rongo

Reviewed 7 February 2018

Well positioned central to downtown Russell. We were on the ground floor. Large bathroom, spacious bedroom and with a small sit out courtyard. It was all there. Good towels and linen well equipped kitchen, tea making and cooking facilities etc. Decor a bit dated but...More

Thank decline421
Response from RongoandJohn, Manager at Hananui Lodge MotelResponded 9 February 2018

Thank you for staying with us, we let our guest's no we are here for them at anytime for any reason also have our units equipped for a short or long stay. We hope you will come back to stay again.

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

What a great location Beside New Zealand’s oldest operational church Near New Zealand’s oldest still operating hotel Near the first capital of New Zealand Beside the home of the first printing press that operated in New Zealand A town surrounded by kiwi and Weka I...More

Thank Richard K
Response from RongoandJohn, Manager at Hananui Lodge MotelResponded 7 February 2018

Great to hear your stay was good and you will be back to see us again so sorry about the bed. All the very best. John & Rongo

Reviewed 4 February 2018

From the time we checked in we were impressed. John and Rongo were very friendly and efficient. John gave us a lot of local information without going over the top. The unit was sparkling clean and spacious.

Thank Magics70A
Response from RongoandJohn, Manager at Hananui Lodge MotelResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you very much for your review we really appreciate you taking the time to write one we hope to see you again in the future. Kindest regards John & Rongo

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Hot Tub
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Price range
US$82 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Curious412
12 September 2017|
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Response from Shane O | Reviewed this property |
The wharf is approximately 1 minute from the hotel, as the hotel is on the waterfront.
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Didianne80
14 February 2017|
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Response from RongoandJohn | Property representative |
Hello Dianne, All linen is provided. Regards, Hananui Lodge and Apartments.
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Fiona S
1 August 2016|
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Response from Tim P | Reviewed this property |
Fiona, There were private facilities in all rooms. There was plenty of room in the studio apartment we stayed in. It had a small kitchen. We loved Hananui lodge. Regards Tim
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"Different views from different rooms. Clean and great service. Close to everything"
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"Very quiet after dark,around everything,very small town"
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"Apartment 16 is upstairs but has lovely views of the little seaside town. Quiet. Spacious."
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"We had first floor accommodation."
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