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Book tours and accommodation in the Bay of Islands

Local knowledge from the wharf in Russell

0800 633 255


Quick links to our most popular attractions


Self contained, hosted, hotel or motel. Cheap and cheerful or fully catered, we list the best of the best.

Fishing Charters

The Bay is a fishermans paradise, we are in touch with the best skippers in the Bay on a daily basis.


Everything from mountain biking, to walking, to parasailing, relaxed or adrenaline junkie, we have it.


Take a cruise to some of 144 Islands in the Bay. Take in lunch, go walking, kayaking – spend the whole day.

See dolphins Bay of Islands

Dolphin Viewing

Dolphins in the Bay of Islands are a must do for every generation, many of our vessels have licences to view.


Sail the Bay of Islands with one of our many talented skippers on a Tall Ship, Monohull or Catamaran.

Russell Booking and Information Centre is independently owned and operated.

We offer a free booking service on tours and accommodation in all of the Bay of Islands and beyond.

We have a huge variety of tourism products available (the biggest in Northland) and we’re here to offer expert, on the ground advice – all free of charge

Call us on 0800 633 255

Book tours and accommodation in Russell
Free bookings and information for the Bay of Islands and Russell – we’re here to help
Russell Booking and Information Centre take pride in our Bay of Islands environment and even more pride in showing you the best places to visit and stay while you are here.
We give you inside knowledge on tours and accommodation options. Our knowledge is free, so take advantage of what we have to offer.
Enjoying a temperate climate there are a variety of activities to participate in all year round. Cruise the Bay of Islands taking in the many aspects of Polynesian and European settlement.
Home to the iconic ‘hole in the rock”, view the dolphins, go sailing, hire a fishing charter, or take kayak tour… there are so many things to do in the Bay of Islands and Nortland
Russell Booking and Information – a privately owned company – is here to ensure you have a unique and unforgettable experience whilst visiting the Bay of Islands.

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I don’t think I have ever come across anyone so helpful as you are being for us. Your team is remarkable and your help has been very much appreciated.
Thank you so much for everything.
Sally Davidson

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