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    Motel Russell

    16 Matauwhi Bay Road, Russell 0202, New Zealand
    011 64 9-886 0554
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good28%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “nice pool” (4 reviews)
    “comfy bed” (6 reviews)
    “easy walk” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    6 Jan.7 Jan.
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Good room with bathroom, bedroom and living room with all kitchen equipment needed. Great location just walk to the beaches and restaurants. The owner is very helpful and extremely pleasant. Very quiet location. Swimming pool and BBQ to use if you want.

    Thank Sarah B
    Response from Ellie T, Owner at Motel RussellResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy you enjoyed your stay.

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    Slightly out of town, but easy walk, well kitted our rooms with comfy beds and nice sized tv. Nice sized pool with good outdoor facilities. Very good value for Russel as this isn't a cheap place to stay the night. Room was clean and well...More

    Thank Chapmans4g
    Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

    On check in we were upgraded from our initial booking. We were impressed with the size of the unit and the spotless presentation. The bathroom was a good size, bed comfortable and having a fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities was a bonus. It's located...More

    Thank garyrU7172XN
    Response from Ellie T, Owner at Motel RussellResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us.

    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    We were very impressed with the beautiful decor, the comfy bed, the ability to self cater and the immaculate cleanliness of this spacious unit. Staff were very friendly and accommodating too. I would highly recommend this motel and it's super quiet and peaceful too.

    Thank marielouisej282
    Response from Ellie T, Owner at Motel RussellResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us.

    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    Close enough to town to walk for dinner (500 m) , on the road but not particularly noisy , thank goodness for the fan in the room (it was really humid during our stay) , sliding door to the bathroom banged during the night (but...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 77 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Family Hotel in Russell
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Russell
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Northland Region >
    • Bay of Islands >
    • Russell
    • Also Known As
    • Motel Russell New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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    "Ours were facing the street with a cute little courtyard between us. Did not hear any road noise."
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