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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Russell Cottages are absolutely supreme in every respect, spotlessly clean, units in immaculate condition, one of the loveliest places I have ever stayed. The tranquility and calmness was total bliss; in saying that all the action is only a few hundred meters away.

Thank flyingbaba
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We recent spent pur honeymoon for four days/three nights here and had a wonderful time. The complex offers nice clean trendy accommodation complete with everything you could need.The fully stocked kitchen meant we could cook some of our own meals and was brilliant for those midnight snacks. We were lucky enough to stay on a quite weekend and pretty much...

Thank JennandSteveplus1
Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 October 2014

This was a pleasant surprise from the time we made our booking to the time we left. Everything was easy and hassel free and we were made to feel welcome and at home. The cottage was beautiful, tastefully decorated, modern and spacious with plenty of room for our party of six. The beach is a very short stroll away, the...

1Thank NZandBeyond
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We stayed at the Russell Cottages for two nights as a couple and i have to say, I wished we had booked for the whole week! The cottage was spacious, full kitchen, dining, and living room with a beautiful gas fire. We felt completely spoiled by the set up and we would highly recommend the cottages. Russell is already known...

1Thank disasterfishy
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is the third time I have stayed here and it's just a wonderful lovely place to stay. Is equipped with everything you may need and the entire place is very spacious, warm too, great to have the laundry also and is in perfect location.

Thank Rebecren
Reviewed 3 August 2014

There were 5 of girls travelling together from Aus on a girlie long weekend. The cottages are gorgeous, spacious an well equipped. Sirley at reception is fabulous and extremely friendly and helpful and gave us some great tips on eating out etc. The weather was not the best while we were there but that didn't,t ruin anything. We had a...

Thank KazNsw
Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 July 2014

A much needed break from these home four walls, and Russell is always good for the soul. Just the two of us got to our cottage in the afternoon and were delighted at the size and comfort. The gas fire going and a relax by the TV, then off for a walk and pick up some nibbles and wine. Cold...

1Thank Chaz258
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

Just had a great weekend away at the cottages, just two of us stayed in No 3, lots of room, really clean and felt like home. This place would be great for a family or group of friends, we will be back with our new baby. Staff and really friendly and helpful, the cottage had everything we needed, cooked a...

Thank akers1234
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Very well appointed and spacious, plus only a couple of minutes walk from the water's edge. Would be a bit pricey at full price in summer but probably worth it for a family. Only reason I give 4 stars instead of 5 is because it lacks a view. That wasn't a drawback in our case really as we checked in...

Thank BrettinNZ
Reviewed 6 July 2014

This was a brilliant find - thanks to trip advisor. We had booked into a hotel in Waitangi and were very disappointed - so had walked out. We took the car ferry to Russell and loved the feel of the village - so checked out trip advisor, as we had no where to stay. In top place was Russell Cottages...

1Thank Siggy66

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built from traditional timber weather board, the three and four bedroom cottages have solid timber floors, raked timber ceilings and are fully appointed to a very high standard. Sold as 1 & 2 bedroom cottages as well as 3 & 4 bedroom, Russell Cottages has accommodation to suit all, from couples and honeymooners to families and groups, up to 8 can sleep in one cottage. Space to work, to entertain, to relax, and to host family and friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Russell Cottages

Address: 16 Chapel Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: €77 - €536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Russell Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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#2 Family Hotel in Russell
#2 Luxury Hotel in Russell
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“If a family with young children, maybe by the pool cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles sharonbaby, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose cottage 8.”
 of 5 bubbles debbiedale1361, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are similar and nice”
 of 5 bubbles tcuskely, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Away from the main street is best.”
 of 5 bubbles fmichael, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms close to the pool and playground are perfect for families trekking back and forth to get things from rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Smithfamfun, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
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