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Hananui Lodge Motel

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Stayed in the apartment block across the road from the motel part. New, high quality, very spacious and comfortable. Wonderful host. Only hiccup was the lack of soundproofing between the floors and walls. Could hear every footstep, squeaky floors, conversation and toilet flushing. Great pity.

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Taree, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2015

The motel is situated close to the beach front and is a beautifully presented motel. The rooms are very large and offer nice views over the bay. It is close to all things in Russell. The management were extremely helpful and provided a lot of detail on things to do when we booked in. Highly recommend a stay here. Russell...

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Ayr, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Returned here for 2 nights to find the same warm welcome and the clean and modern apartments just as good as last time. Would recommend them. They are right on the front and central for shops and eating places. Try going for a walk to Long Beach which is 1k away and very quiet.

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Selby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Our hosts gave us a very warm welcome and excellent service and information to plan our visit. The accommodation is modern and spacious and well equipped with a view of the harbour. It is conveniently placed in Russell along the front with walking access to restaurants and shops etc. Very near for boat trips out into the bay, a highlight...

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Thank Johns658247
Tauranga
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Nice apartment overlooking the harbour and central to the town centre. The apartment was clean and well appointed and had its own balcony. The staff were very helpful. We had instant access to the Strand and the lovely walk down the waterfront where all the main restaurants are. Parking was easy.

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Thank 501neil
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Very good rooms. Spacious, very clean and well presented. All the bit and pieces you could want. The management staff are very helpful...........where to go, what to see and, importantly where to eat. Recommended

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Thank Leem1948
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 30 July 2015

During our first holidays in NZ in 2013 we already stayed at the Hananui Lodge in Russell. We loved it so much that we have been there in our second NZ-holidays in february 2015 again. Normally we don't like accommodations in towns but Russell is very pretty and quiet. Our apartment (No. 9) was both times very clean and comfortable.To...

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UK
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights in July, very impressed. We stayed in the waterfront one bedroom suite, and the place has everything you can possibly need - fully equipped kitchen with kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery, tea and coffee, reasonably sized fridge, kitchen towels etc etc. Good shower, comfy bed. It was chilly outside, but with the electric...

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Atherton, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful few days at Hananui. Lovely serene central setting, next to the town common. Easy walk to everything you needs from groceries, to fine dining, to pub food. Nice comfy bed, and all the amenities we needed. The rooms are well designed, and the bedroom could be closed of from the rest of the unit. We will definitely...

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Auckland
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night (next time it will be longer) in an upstairs studio unit with views of the beach. Not the beachfront unit but just as lovely. Sun streamed in all day. Hosts were really nice, lots of local information about where to eat etc. Unit was spotless with lots of little extras. Kitchen had everything needed for a longer...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • 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
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $115 - $278 (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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#1 Romantic Hotel in Russell
#3 Family Hotel in Russell
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“Good views from the upper rooms”
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“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.”
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“Ask for a sea-view if there's one available.”
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