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Russell Cottages

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Perfect place, great location (close to town), extremely well kitted out (great for a family), perfectly presented, excellent onsite facilities, friendly staff/management. Dont be fooled by the word cottages, these places are huge. Very hassle free place to stay

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, Our Cottages are perfect for a Family wanting to experience hassle free Accommodation where presentation is integral and Staff are welcoming. With Pool crowning the forecourt, gardens framing Cottages and access to the township meters away Tanaos Russell Cottages is always poised to eliminate hassle. Thank you so much Andrew for your first-rate comments and we look forward...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Great place in a great location with great amenities. I would question if queen or double beds? But, the staff were nice and I would highly recommend if visiting the area. Also reasonably priced. My only suggestion would be to clean external furniture as this can, at times, be disappointing when it's not clean. All in all though, a great...

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Ryan, As a valued TripAdvisor community member we thank you for passing on your experiences at Tanoas Russell Cottages. Our Luxury Accommodation is enhanced with proximity to the Russell Township and a “Great Experience” is the intent of both Staff and Cottages alike. We look forward to your continued contributions to the TripAdvisor Community. Kind Regards, Matthew Findlay Duty...

Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This is what we all thought when we opened the door. It has everything you need. It is a modern, well equipped and warm cottage in a lovely setting. Our cottage had 3 bedrooms upstairs with a spacious bathroom. Downstairs had a good size dining table, lounge suite with an gas fired log heater plus an oil column heater which...

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Welcomed by Guests “Wows” the Cottage casts an unwind spell where you can finally relax in your home away from home. The full amenities found in each Cottage surprise each and every stay. The kind listing of the Luxury Three Bedroom Cottage show what a Five Star property can achieve for its Guests. The grounds expertly maintained hosting BBQ, Pool...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 September 2015

If I could give this review 6 stars out of five I would. ALL the staff were welcoming friendly and hard working, they are part of what makes Russell Cottages such a special place. The cottages are immaculately clean , modern, fresh with more than adequate space. The grounds are peaceful and well maintained. Russell Cottages is a very short...

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Diaudrey, Thank you Diaudry for such a blushing review. Having yourself and Mr Adams in an atmosphere where you can conduct business and still enjoy leisure is what all staff endeavour. It is true that hard work and welcoming encounters create the specialness you mentioned. You have summoned up the surrounds perfectly! Walking tracks, aspiring views, weaving beauty, all...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We had a fabulous three nights in one of these delightful cottages. All the latest amenities and décor completely up to date. Would not hesitate to recommend. We are actually going back soon for a further two nights. Staff were so welcoming and could not do enough to ensure our stay was hassle free.

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Chris, It was absolutely delightful to have you with us! The Cottages composition is timeless. Amenities, Décor and Grounds stir, a tier of fondness for your home away from home. Welcoming you back for a further two nights was an absolute pleasure. Your trust in us during your travels is a great privilege and all versed staff thank you...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Fantastic self contained cottages. Having a washing machine and dryer makes holidaying so easy. Stayed for 5 nights and loved every minute. Walking distance to all the shops and restaurants. Matthew is an outstanding host and makes everything hassle-free.

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Melding with history and location Russell Cottages is only ever a hop, skip and jump away from world class dinning. Expanded stays are made Luxury when every option of Guest facilities is located in your home away from home. We see a true Gem in Tanoas Russell Cottages, the Trip Advisor community ever adding the kindest words and Human feedback....

albury
Reviewed 13 August 2015

One of the best value for money, friendly, satisfying travel accommodation of my short life. Fantastic facilities, especially good in winter as there is no one to share with. Cottage was extremely spacious, everything worked except phone ,which was replaced in 12 minutes and shower head a bit faulty, replaced in 19 minutes. Reception staff , Matthew and Jean, must...

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs Henderson, Fantastic to hear from you! Having exclusive access to space, spa and serenity is always a means to the perfect stay and I am delighted you had such. Whether it is a phone or shower head we are always grateful Guests bring the issue to our attention and the quick resolution is also noted. It...

Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Following an arduous road trip from Auckland we quite by accident stumbled upon the Russell Cottages and were very pleasantly surprised! The team from arrival to departure provided us with exemplary services, comfortable well appointed and maintained accommodation. Enough room in the cottage"to swing a cat"! If you are on the lookout for a few nights stay in Russell then...

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Kim, I’m so pleased to hear Russell Cottages exemplary standard shaped what was an arduous journey into a stay that was meant to be. A “pleasant surprise” and “enough room to swing a cat” are thoughts that both delight and bring a smile to my face. Thank you for taking the time to pass on your Welcome Respite at...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Don't hesitate to stay here,absolutely beautiful.Very clean and well maintained. We travelled with another couple,there was plenty of room,just like a house. Everything was there for the weary traveller. The staff couldn't do enough for you, very friendly and helpful. We were there in the off season so Russell was just like a beautiful little sleepy town,gorgeous.The bay cruise was...

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Diane, Thank you for such great comments regarding your stay at Russell Cottages. One of many highlights about Russell Cottages is the total sphere of freedom, traveling with another Couple or a Family unit the internal layout continues to empress. I agree also that the “off season” is akin to beauty. Travellers continue to explore Waitangi, The Bay and...

Matamata, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Great place to stay. Ver quiet, clean modern and comfortable. Wish we could have stayed there longer. Very handy to ferries, restaurants, supermarket, liquor shop, museums. We will definitely be back.

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socmed, Manager at Russell Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Kevin, Our proximity to all attractions, whether by car foot or boat, help holiday makers peruse all the beauty Russell has to offer bolstered by returning at the end of the day to your Clean, Modern and Comfortable Cottage. Thank you Kevin and your return is most welcomed. Kind regards, Matthew Findlay Duty Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
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: $137 - $822 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Russell Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
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Russell Cottages New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#2 Family Hotel in Russell
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Russell
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“Close location to everything”
ritchie0938, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 10!”
lynna368, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If a family with young children, maybe by the pool cottage.”
sharonbaby, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose cottage 8.”
debbiedale1361, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are similar and nice”
tcuskely, 2 May 2016 | Read review
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