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A Place in the Sun. Self Contained apartment in Romantic Russell, We love it

The beach
5 reviews
The beach
View across the bay
Private entrance
Sunsets from your patio
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Bay View  apartment kitchen
Bay View bedroom
Fern Suite bedroom
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Plan of Bay View 2 bedroom apartment
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Russell, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island
'A Place in the Sun', pleasant, comfortable accommodation with a wonderful view over historic Romantic Russell.
A private self contained apartment, close to the village with a complimentary continental breakfast provided in your studio for your first morning.
Each of the 3 rooms in the Bay View garden apartment opens into the studio and also to a patio and lawn.
Your two queen bedrooms offer maximum privacy, each with en-suite shower and toilet.
Enjoy great water views across Russell village and over the Bay. Watch the sail boats race in the afternoons from your own deck chairs, and take in the unrestricted view across the water.
All provided for your comfort; Televisions, Barbecues, Outdoor furniture, Sun loungers and much more. Accommodating two to four guests, the apartment opens to patio and garden. (There ar...
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About the Owner, Pip C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 79 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 43 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Taryn W
Melbourne, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Such a lovely place to stay & to enjoy the views over the bay to Pahia, and Pip really is the hostess with the mostess! The town of Russell is just gorgeous & only a 5min walk away!

Management response:

It was a pleasure Taryn, to host you and your group. You really made the most of all that Russell had to offer. You are welcome back any time. Pip


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Cambridge, New Zealand
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2012 for a stay in January 2012

Pip and Oliver right from the get-go made us welcome without being over bearing, we are very independent self drive travelers. Pip and Oli have the balance just right re hosting, allowing the guest to do there own thing, excellent recommendations are available when requested.

Debbie an...
Cambridge, New Zealand
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2012 for a stay in January 2012

Hosts Pip and Oliver certainly made us feel very welcome, looking out for us while leaving us to do our own thing. The accommodation was comfortable without luxury, just what we wanted. Great views and walking access to the town and surrounding attractions. The breakfast was self serve after our complimentary visit to Sally's Restaurant for our first breakfast and...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
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About the neighbourhood
3 hours north of Auckland city. 3 beaches close to your accommodation. Good restaurants .
Russell is a small historic village with lots of activities. Beaches, fishing, sailing and sightseeing cruises.
We offer wonderful views from your apartment, lots of bird life and safe beaches for kids
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kerikeri: 32.0 km
Ferry: Russell: 0.8 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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