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    Duke of Marlborough Hotel

    35 The Strand, Russell 0255, New Zealand
    011 64 9-887 8379
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    Room & Suite (85)
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “waterfront room” (40 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Meeting Rooms
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

    The Duke of Marlborough was the perfect place for a special dinner celebrating my birthday and our honeymoon. The historical building has a unique combination of modern luxury and old world charm. Its position on the waterfront makes it the perfect spot to enjoy the...More

    Thank Vannary11
    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    Beautiful view from our Bay view room and excellent location in the center of the promenade action. Staff and food were very good. The hotel is in good shape but remember it is old! Walking to beaches and meals was very comfortable!

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    Reviewed 9 November 2016

    we took a break on russell for lunch. Nice place to have lunch. Not very expensive and the hotel is very classy. Wait staffs are very friendly inspite of their busy timings. They have a good range for dinner but for lunch the menu is...More

    Thank Hasenag
    Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

    It was interesting staying in the oldest hotel in New Zealand. It is situated in a wonderful position on the shoreline of The Bay of Islands in Russell. Both are well worth visiting. The hotel is cosy and homely. We had a lovely spacious room...More

    Thank Lesley18
    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    We spent two nights here as part of our tour around New Zealand and we were not disappointed. The location is exceptional. Russell is a great place to chill. The hotel is on the waterfront very close to the foot ferry. It has an interesting...More

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    • US$92 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Russell
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    • Russell
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    30 July 2017|
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    Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
    at the Hotel it is limited, but yes there is plenty of parking in the streets. that of course depends on the season! In the main holiday times it may be a bit harder to find the parking, but there is still plenty, maybe in... More
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    "All of them are great all give everything"
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    "If not staying, still go in for a drink or a meal. If returning to Paihia at night, be mindful of the ferry..."
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    "We had a room overlooking the beach with a balcony. It was quiet and well laid out."
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    "The front rooms and balcony's have expansive views of the Bay area and others are modern decor with a..."
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