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Dorrigo
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our stay in Russell was the highlight of our holiday and thanks in large part to the warm, comfortable enjoyment of Arcadia Lodge. This delightful old home has so much character and the views are delightful. David & Brad provide the perfect combination of being helpful hosts without being in any way obtrusive. As a result the atmosphere is very...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Arcadia Lodge for two night beginning of November 2016. A beautiful lodge! The entire lodge is for the guests to use with a comfortable living room with an elaborate 'library' and beatifully furnished. An outside deck with fantastic views over the bay. On the same deck where -weather permitted- the delicious breakfast is served. An airy,...

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Claremont, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brad and David are just the best! You feel so at home when we stayed there. We visited the Arcadia Lodge 6 years ago for 1 day. Because it was such a great 1 day visit, we stayed 5 days this time, first week of November. The food, the accomodations, the view of the bay, immaculately kept. When we return...

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Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

David and Brad have created a charming space with a great location overlooking the harbor. Our only complaint is that we didn't book more nights here! Fine furnishings and home-cooked hot breakfast were a wonderful start to our 3-week trip in NZ. Would definitely be back if we visit again!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Arcadia Lodge for 2 nights whilst on Honeymoon travelling around New Zealand. We couldn't fault the accommodation, location, food or hosts and had an amazing time. David and Brad were perfect hosts and made delicious breakfasts which varied each day. We ate outside (weather permitting) overlooking the stunning bay. The accommodation is a 5 min walk from...

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Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An historical house in a beautiful setting, Arcadia Lodge is a perfect base for a visit to RUssell. The rooms are immaculately kept & each morning a delicious breakfast is served. David & Brad are always happy to give advice on what to do round and about. We liked it so much 3 years ago that we returned again this...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

David and Brad are very welcoming and provide very interesting and delicious breakfasts. I recommend this place and will try to stay here the next time I visit Russell. David is very willing to go the extra mile in order to make our stay enjoyable.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had 3 fabulous nights in this wonderfully decorated and spotlessly clean house. David and Brad have created a peaceful haven on the hill over looking the harbour. The ferry, cafes, restaurants and shops are all within walking distance of the house. We would have loved to have spent more time sitting on the decking but sightseeing and time over...

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Jaspers Brush
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Brad and David are fabulous hosts of a property with charm and lots of character. Their attention to detail is evident in the furnishings, toiletries, breakfasts and little touches throughout the property. The B&B is superbly located for Bay of Islands activities; it has great views and is an easy walk into town. Highly recommended.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We were in New Zealand for our second visit so have spent over 5 weeks there in total. This was our favorite accommodation. We loved our beautiful room overlooking the bay in Russell and were very appreciative of the excellent advice and attention given to us by the hosts. The breakfasts were excellent and served with care. When we encountered...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arcadia Lodge is an historic (c 1902) house with magnificent views of one of the most beautiful bays in New Zealand's Bay of Islands. The style of the lodge is simple and uncluttered, the atmosphere relaxed, the breakfasts healthy and made fresh using local ingredients. Five rooms, four en-suite, one with private, non-sharing bathroom. The large front deck looks out onto the bay, perfect for breakfast or a wine at the end of the day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arcadia Lodge

Address: 10 Florance Avenue, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Price Range: RM707 - RM916 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Arcadia Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Bring a rain coat as the walk to the village for dinner could get you damp but it's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewH233, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Takurua room is upstairs with the best view!”
 of 5 bubbles Tim_Meadows, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room was at the front, had a bay view and was very cosy.”
 of 5 bubbles CindyyYoung, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Definitely request the private bay view balcony room.”
 of 5 bubbles rsteyaert, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“only one room does not have a bay view, balcony has view all day/night for all guests”
 of 5 bubbles jeanmelia, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
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