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Absolute Waterfront Luxury Living
Excellent
1 review
Absolute Waterfront Luxury Living
Dining
Open Plan Living
Gourmet kitchen
Five star luxury
Waterfront Living
Aroha
Ensuite off Aroha
King Size Aroha Suite
Panorama King Singles
Ocean Queen Room
Queen
Bathroom
Barracuda Queen Room
Wharekaha
Swimming Beach at Property
Entertainment Area
Covered Barbeque Area
Riparian Rights
Walkway to Swimming and Fishing
Your Beach
Wharekaha
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Russell, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island
Idyllic beach hideaway with stunning panoramic water views, north facing sun decks, private beach and safe anchorage. Tucked away in a secluded bay this incredible two storey property has four double bedrooms (master bedroom features full en suite), generous living and dining area with state of the art entertainment system. The modern kitchen looks out over the water for breathtaking sunset views while you cook. And if you prefer to do your cooking and dining outside there is a fantastic outdoor area with large gas BBQ and outdoor table that seats ten – this beach house is made for entertaining!

Located five minutes from the Russell ferry it won’t be long before you are wandering through the beautiful landscaped gardens for a swim, where you can rinse off under the outdoor shower on your way back to the house.

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Listing #HL247281
About the Owner
Darran S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

Great view great House. We stayed 4 nights and had a very nice experience. The house is beautiful and complete and just a few steps to reach a privete beach. Darem was very kind and for sure We recomend this house.

Thank Rodolpho B
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Gourmet kitchen to inspire the masterchef in you.
Open plan lounge and dining area.
Great indoor / outdoor flow.
Furniture and furnishings inspired by an interior designer.
Nice contemporary artwork.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    3 Fulls
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AU$975
GBP 550
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A 15% non refundable deposit is required to secure the booking.
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About the neighbourhood
In the Bay of Islands, across the water from the bustling town of Paihia and nestled under the hills is Russell. Formerly known as Kororareka, in the whaling days this calm haven used to be known as 'The Hell-hole of the Pacific'.

At the foundation of New Zealand as a colony, Russell was named capital, before the title was moved to Auckland a year later.

Today Russell is a quiet little town, home of New Zealand's oldest surviving church, built in 1835, where settlers took refuge during the 1845 sacking of the town. Bullet holes were left in the walls as a reminder of these times.

The Duke of Marlborough, the fourth hotel to be built on its waterfront site, holds the oldest liquor licence in the country. The licence dates back to 1840 but there has been a hotel on the site...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kerikeri Bay Of Islands: 30.0 km
Getting to Russell from Auckland :
If you have your own transport there are two main ways to get to Russell depending on your sence of adventure.

GPS : Some GPS units do not regonise the car ferry at Opua as the direct route to Russell and may direct you via the longer coastal road instead, from Auckland this will take around 4.5 hours.
You can set your GPS for Beechy St Opua which will get you right to the area of the car ferry, this will take around 3.5 hours.

Highway : The most direct route is to take statehighway 1 from Auckland to Cape Reinga, about 45minutes north of Whangarei at Kawakawa, take the statehighway 11 to Opua, at the top of the hill leading to Opua turn right and head down to the bottom og the hill, you have now reached the car ferry.
The car ferry operates from 6.50a...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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