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Luxury Heritage Holiday Accommodation in the heart of Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand. A 2 minute flat walk to the waterfront. In one of NZ's oldest houses you can't help but have a truly unique stay. Circa 1840. 'The White House' - the luxuries of a hotel with the comfort of a home. A fully renovated villa with open plan kitchen/lounge, 4 beautiful ensuite rooms & Super King size beds. FREE Wi-Fi, greens, BBQ & SKY TV
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Recently spent 4 nights with two other couples at the White House. The bedrooms and bathrooms were very well appointed with all the appropriate supplies.
Given the reason for our visit was to get together the kitchen and dining facilities were very good. Everything you needed to
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Spent 5 nights here, it is lovely, very convenient location. The home has been renovated to a high standard, it is very comfortable with absolutely everything you need provided.
I would highly recommend it.
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We have just spent five nights at The White House in Russell over the New Year period, and loved it! While on first impression the road frontage of the house is shabby, what is down the path is not!
The large garden has plenty of places to sit, the BBQ is clean and efficient, the
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My wife and I spent 3 great days here over the Waitangi Day weekend, and found it a very pleasant getaway from the crowds. The Jurys, our hosts, were tremendously helpful with our planning and once we got there -- very responsive and full of good information. The house is well ap
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Well appointed and comfortable room in an historic setting. The little extra touches made it even more inviting. The White House was well situated within Russell with the main waterfront area a very short walk. Our hosts, Steve and Emma, were friendly, well versed in the local ar
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Luxury Super King Ensuite Room
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Luxury Super King Ensuite Room
"This is a 3 bedroom self catered house, not a hotel"
"Each room is very well appointed, towels, robes, shampoos and lotions supplied. If you need single beds, the hosts can split them."
"Saturday night at the pub is a little rowdy, but not enough to disturb a good night's sleep in one of the rear bedrooms."
"We had the front room , very spacious"
"All 3 rooms great!"
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsRussell
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