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devon uk
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at Hananui lodge. Our room was on the ground floor with a garden view. It was immaculate and very spacious. The room contained everything you could wish for & was tastefully decorated. The location of the motel is stunning, right on the waterfront and in walking distance of everything. We enjoyed the private...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I have a house in Russell, and went to Hananui to enquire about possible accommodation for a group of 20 people in 5 months time (March). The person we encountered could not have been less helpful. He claimed they were likely to be very busy in March (we had checked with 2 other places which all had plenty of rooms...

Thank James L
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The Hananui Lodge was great, the owner helped with all our enquiries and more he was amazing!! The apartment was lovely opening onto a park where our kids could play. Great place to stay, highly recommend it!!!

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

A fantastic location combined with extremely organised managers who take great pride in the motel. They were very welcoming as well as friendly and nothing was a trouble The room was immaculatey clean. Could not recommend more highly.

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Warana, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Just finished a stay in this great little town. The Managers kindly offered to shift us to the apartments as they were worried about noise from renovations (they are also super knowledgeable about the area and very accommodating). The move was a pleasent surpise as the apartment was very spacious and extremely comfortable. It was well appointed so would be...

Thank MSandAC
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The top draw card is the fabulous position - right on the waterfront & so close to everything. We had a lovely welcome on arrival with plenty of tips on what to see in the area & where to eat etc. However the room was somewhat dated & the bedroom rather small. Our room was at the side of the...

Thank trvlrs2_12
Foz do Iguaçu, Parana, Brazil
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel has the best location ever! Between York St and The Strand, some rooms have ocean view. The views are really great, simply amazing. We got a lodge with two bedrooms, one bathroom, a small kitchen and a living room with a sofa-bed. Great for 4 adults and 2 kids or even 5 adults.

Thank Catarina N
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend have been touring North island NZ for a few weeks and we had the pleasure of spending 3 days in Russell at the Hananui. This is an excellent apartment set up right on the water front. The hosts John and Wringho (sorry if I misspelt your name) were fantastic at providing everything we needed including local...

Thank roymhalliday
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed a relaxing and quiet stay at Hananui, both hosts were very welcoming and friendly. My room was spotless and clean, it had small kitchen which had everything I could have needed and the bed was very comfortable. Hananui is only a few minutes walk from the ferry and the shops. There is free wifi, and a spa, which...

Thank Natasha R
Atherton, Australia
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

The BOI may be beautiful, but its superbly highlighted by the friendly welcoming of John & Rongo to the wonderful Hananui Lodge. The rooms are always presented super-sparkling, the location couldn't be better being so central, and on the waterfront, and there isn't anything these Hosts would think too difficult to cater to. Can't recommend Hananui highly enough - except...

Thank WhitbyWimmin

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Hananui Lodge and Apartments! Hananui Lodge is located right on Russell's waterfront with unobstructed sea views and the Hananui Apartments are situated on Russell's main road, only 100 metres away from the water's edge. Whether you are looking for a romantic hideaway accommodation, a holiday of action and excitement, or somewhere special to take the family - Hananui Lodge and Apartments can accommodate your every need. Your Hosts, John and Rongo are locals of the area and will make you feel welcome, so much so that you won't want to return home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hananui Lodge Motel

Address: 4 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: $117 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hananui Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hananui Hotel Russell
Hananui Lodge Motel Russell, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#3 Family Hotel in Russell
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“Good views from the upper rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 10sallyr, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the Lodge if you want beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles 307karenm307, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lovely room & views but with a 2.5 year old and a 4 month old ground floor would have been more easily accessible with prams etc.”
 of 5 bubbles clsketchley, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea-view if there's one available.”
 of 5 bubbles Golf73, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“most rooms get the stunning beach views but check on their interactive website to see which suits you best”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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