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Duke of Marlborough Hotel

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb”(27 reviews)
“waterfront room”(41 reviews)
“seafood chowder”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

We enjoyed sitting at a window table with the most wonderful views and the food matched the location. the waitress was very helpful and advised us on menu options. A lovely meal and one of the best on our trip.

Thank EbonyBristol
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We are in love with the Duke of Marlborough Hotel!! We started our holiday in New Zealand celebrating New Year at this marvellous hotel. We were extremely well looked after from the moment we arrived to the day we left. Our three night stay was...More

Thank Izzybizzy2
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had a Governers Burger for lunch today, it was the worst Burger I have ever had, the meat paddy (rissole) was raw and uneatable, and at $24 for a burger and a handful of fries isn't good value even if the burger was good....More

Thank johnsX1311PQ
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The Duke of Marlborough is the oldest best located hotel in Russell. 50 meters from the pier where you catch the ferries and directly on the water this hotel is in the middle of it all. The challenge is that the hotel is desperately in...More

Thank Mhart606
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We took the ferry from Paihia Island to Russell to have dinner at this beautiful restaurant. Due to some confusion,the booking was not received . However the lovely lady in charge was helpful and managed to give us a table even though restaurant was busy....More

Thank Dilnaz B
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (93)
Dining (56)
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30 July 2017|
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Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
at the Hotel it is limited, but yes there is plenty of parking in the streets. that of course depends on the season! In the main holiday times it may be a bit harder to find the parking, but there is still plenty, maybe in... More
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"Do not accept bookings in Rm 11 (a strong fish odour through vents) or Rm 8 if you book waterfront."
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"Rooms on the front are more expensive but have superb views and balconies"
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"Front rooms get the best view."
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"rooms overlooking the bay are spectacular but much more expensive."
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