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Bellrock Lodge

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22 Chapel Street, Russell 0201 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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All reviews hosts peter new zealand other guests private balcony great hosts place to stay attention to detail stunning views lovely bathroom thought of everything warm hospitality a wonderful stay bed was very comfortable couldn't fault two nights nibbles accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the top of the hill, you oversee the town and the harbor. There is a nice beach after a small hike from a path that originates from the driveway here as well. The owners are a great couple who love to host their guests....More

Thank lazaruskyle
Response from LorraineBlig, Owner at Bellrock LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your most welcome review. I know it is a bother to post reviews, but they are so important in our business, much appreciated,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very enjoyable stay at Bellrock Lodge ! Russell is such a lovely town and Bellrock Lodge is very near the town centre ! The only downside was the struggle back up the very steep hill after a good meal and a few glasses...More

Thank johnhamill1204
Response from LorraineBlig, Owner at Bellrock LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear John, Thank you for your welcome review, much appreciated. Unfortunately the price we pay for our lovely view is a steep hill, which fortunatly also means no one can build high enough to block our view over the village and the bay.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A randomly planned birthday night away for us and a loverly place to stay, great welcome banter and exceptional platter and bubbly waiting in our room, most unexpected and appreciated. Apartment was well apointed, open and fantastic bed which is always the mark of a...More

Thank Paul_explorer
Response from LorraineBlig, Owner at Bellrock LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Paul, sorry I have taken so long to respond. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for posting this welcome review. We always feel good when people book at Bellrock Lodge for special occasions, glad you choose Bellrock Lodge.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Super clean and comfy Taking your coffee on the balcony enjoying the peace and serenity of Russell is a must ! Lorraine was very welcoming We enjoyed walking down the street directly to the center of Russell with all the restaurants

Thank justin t
Response from LorraineBlig, Owner at Bellrock LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Justin, thank you for being kind enough to take the time to post this review, it is most appreciated. Sorry we could not organise better weather for the two of you. Best wishes

Reviewed 10 September 2018

I would love to give this place extra stars because the hosts really went above and beyond any expectations with all kinds of generous special extra services. Lorraine and Peter and their family are real treasures and great ambassadors for the area. Plus the room...More

Thank cookpias
Response from LorraineBlig, Owner at Bellrock LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 'generous' offer of extra stars. My family and I want to thank you for your lovely review and pleased that you found your stay so pleasant. I agree the driveway can be a challenge, that is the price we had to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
USD 171 - USD 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 171 - USD 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (70)
Room & Suite (37)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"All rooms are on the first floor with a private balcony overlooking the harbor. No bad room!"
3 weeks ago
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"All rooms equally well positioned"
25 Aug. 2018
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"All the rooms are greatg"
23 Apr. 2018
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"They all look good"
16 Apr. 2018
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