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    Duke of Marlborough Hotel

    35 The Strand, Russell 0255, New Zealand
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    We were staying nearby and decided to give The Duke'restaurant a go after seeing reviews on Trip Advisor, certainly glad we did (see photos!). We wanted to see the water and enjoy a bit of a special meal so reserved a table for dinner. (We...More

    Thank ashofmelbourne
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    We stayed across the water at Paihia but visited Russell for the afternoon. And wish we had more time. A beautiful old style village with several quaint restaurants and hotels. The Duke was great. A brilliant old style dining room and great service. In particular...More

    Thank stephenbillericay
    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    It was a special weekend and we expected far better, especially so when considering the price! Our room was tired and run down – windows wouldn’t close and soft furnishings in a poor condition. The bed was hard and uncomfortable. However, it was clean and...More

    2  Thank VMP140
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    We had Room 2 which was right at the front of the hotel with large picture windows overlooking the sea and small beach. It was above the restaurant/bar area so if you have your windows open noise from the diners and drinkers can be heard,...More

    Thank abnil
    Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

    The Duke came highly recommended and did it disappoint. From the delicious Kumara bread right through to the Banana Tarte Tatin everything was superb. Flavoursome Hapuka and Crispy Pork Belly were delightful too. Service was spot on friendly and attentive with drinks from the bar...More

    Thank Stephanie E
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 98 - USD 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Russell
    • #1 Family Hotel in Russell
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Russell
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Northland Region >
    • Bay of Islands >
    • Russell
    • Also Known As
    • Duke Of Marlborough Russell ,
    • Duke Of Marlborough Hotel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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    31 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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    "Try and get a sea view!!"
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    "Sorry we only had a drink in the bar"
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    "Room 2, front of hotel with lovely views.Can watch the ferries and cruise ships come and go"
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    "The rooms with the sea views must be the best."
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