Self contained accommodation in and around Russell
Orongo Bay Bliss
This is the perfect house for up to six guests. There is a pool table, spa pool and total privacy. You are a short 3 minute drive from Russell. The home enjoys magnificent views over Orongo Bay, has a large back lawn, BBQ and indoor outdoor flow. The home also enjoys sunsets every evening and is perfect for entertaining. You will go a long way finding anything as private and serene as this humble but wonderful home.
Up to 6
One unit is a 2 double bedroom totally self-contained unit with stove, microwave all kitchen facilities, TV and stereo. Sleeps max 4. There are two new units with water views. One has a combined lounge and kitchenette, separate bedroom (queen bed) with ensuite bathroom. The second is a combined bedroom with breakfast kitchenette including microwave and ensuite bathroom. It has a super king bed which can split into two singles. These two rooms have an optional inter-connecting door for family and friends. Sleeps 2 each unit. Free access to BBQ, spa pool, kayaks, WiFi.
Up to 8
Operatic, artistic, iconoclast, sensual and enigmatic are just some of the words that have been used to describe The Donkey Bay Inn. As you enter through the intriguing garden tunnel and come out into the inn’s private courtyard, we are sure you’ll find your own words for the unique and wonderful world of Donkey Bay. Fully energy sufficient and cooled under a huge living roof, this architectural masterpiece will truly take your breath away with its cavernous rooms, imaginative angles and breath-taking views at every turn.
There is only one Donkey Bay Inn…
Up to 10
Nestling in the hills, are architecturally designed chalets gaze over Paroa Bay Vineyard, toward the ocean and Roberton Island. The three chalets are stand alone, offering open plan living, flowing onto private decks and individual barbecue facilities. Each comprises two bedrooms and two bathrooms, sleeping up to 6 – with three chalets available, this is a perfect setting for celebrating with family and friends. Paroa Bay Chalets also offers a secluded spa pool and pet friendly accommodation.
Up to 18
Use this comfortable unit as a base to explore the Bay of Islands. Day and half-day cruises depart from Russell Wharf. Go sailing, para-gliding, fishing and dolphin-watching, or walk or cycle along the attractive trails on both sides of the Bay. Visit the Russell Museum for interesting historic background, Pompallier House (early French Mission), Christ Church (one of the first in NZ). A visit to the Waitangi Treaty House and its attractive grounds is a must.
Up to 2
Brightwater is located adjacent to historic New Zealand First Capital, with lovely views of the Bay of Islands and just a short walk down the path to swimming beaches and hiking trails that take you through exotic Rain Forests and fabulous scenic sights. You can sit and sip your favorite beverage while watching the yachting races and spectacular sunsets from the veranda. Close by, you will find deep sea fishing, parasailing, golf, vineyards, cultural and historic activities, scenic boat cruises, jet boat rides, helicopter rides, elegant and casual dining, and much more.
Up to 4
7 Nights from $1000
Modern and spacious self-catering north facing unit just a 2-minute walk to the nearest beach. Russell with its old world charm can be found just a 5-minute drive over the hill. In a quiet cul de sac Robins Nest is a comfortable 2 bedroomed unit sleeping either 2 or 4 people. A spacious fully equipped open plan kitchen/ living area with an indoor out door flow to barbeque area. Wifi and free to air TV. Prices from $120 to $280 depending on numbers and time of year.
Up to 4
One King room in a lovely self-contained apartment. Modern clean and fresh. new flat screen TV. Front loader washing machine. Perched on the hill overlooking Russell. Great sunsets. Centrally located with expanding views over Kororareka Bay. Enjoy fantastic summer sunsets either from your apartment or from the Russell promenade. We are only a five minute stroll to restaurants and cafes.
Up to 2
Russell Cottages have 15 stand-alone, fully self-contained cottages, each with between one and four bedrooms. The cottages provide the perfect setting for all types of occasions – romantic getaways, weddings, honeymoons, reunions, family holidays or business conferences with a difference. The cottages are serviced daily and each has a separate lounge and dining area, private balconies, yard, gas log fire and multiple bathrooms. Common facilities include a heated swimming pool (seasonal), spa, BBQ facilities, on-site parking, a boat park and wireless internet throughout the complex.
Up to 6
Tapeka Point is a picturesque enclave 5 minutes by car from Russell Township. Villa du Fresne offer unbeatable views out to Roberton Island. Tapeka point is blessed to have two very different beaches. On the Pacific Ocean side is the rocky coastline, rugged and riddled with rock pools, whilst the western beach is sandy which is perfect for safe swimming and has a picnic area. You can walk between the two beaches in less than five minutes.
Up to 4
Situated in a unique position in the “heart” of romantic Russell. Magnificent views, superior modern facilities. Children’s adventure playground. Walk to all attractions, shops, restaurants, tours, fishing. Boat ramp 300m and boat wash on site. Wharf 500m. Qualmark 4 Star Plus Holiday Park. Our park consists of fully self contained units, kitchen cabins and standard cabins, access units and access bathroom, powered and unpowered sites, deluxe powered sites.
From $42 – $230
The house has 2 bedrooms with an ensuite.
Each bedroom has 2 super king Single beds, which make a Californian Kingsize bed, when put together. Breathtaking views to the Bay of Islands from the open plan living/dining/kitchen and master bedroom. The house is built on the hill of Okiato and surrounded by a subtropical garden. A very quiet secluded place. The deck catches the sun from dawn to dusk. Gas BBQ and outdoor furniture invite to live more in than out. A 2 min stroll through the bush leads to an almost private swimming beach and the walkway to Russell starts right from the doorstep.