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Russell Cottages

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

We had a terrific time at the Russell Cottages , Mathew was very friendly and helpful , the cottages were clean and modern and very well equipped. The cottages are close to shops , dining and the passenger ferry. Russell is an historic town that...More

Thank Gunnawyn
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 16 October 2016

The gentle pace of Russell compliments the history and fine dining throughout the township. A hub for exploring the Bay of Islands and a Home away from Home to return to, all in time for a ruby sunset. It was a pleasure to have you...More

Reviewed 14 April 2016

So when you go to a place for several days you want all the modern amenities. The Russell Cottages check all those boxes. Walking distance to town...less than 5 minutes. But in a quiet neighborhood as well. Lawn bowling next door and added treat. Wifi...More

Thank Jeffrey F
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 29 April 2016

Dear Jeffrey, Thank you for portraying the harmony that surrounds Tanoas Russell Cottages. To mention the Hotels beautifully maintained gardens showers our groundsman, Peter Smith, with the praise he deserves, another link that maintains the Hotels strength. Long stays are made effortless with modern amenities...More

Reviewed 4 April 2016

The 2 bedroom cottage exceeded our expectations with two large bedrooms and a spacious, well equipped living area. The kitchen was well equipped too and it was useful to have a washing machine in the cottage. Everything was spotlessly clean and pretty well up-to-date. The...More

Thank david1012016
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 29 April 2016

Dear David, Exceeding expectations…this is one of Tanoas Russell Cottages most personal goals. A trident approach, with Guests, Location and Staff form accommodation integrity where Guests can express with the TripAdvisor community. Location can soundlessly provide ease and staff qualifications shine. Thank you David and...More

Reviewed 23 March 2016

Very comfortable and well managed, but the rooms need refreshening. Easy walk to all the restaurants and a quite, comfortable stay for an extended time. Four Square, a small market chain owned by World Food, has adequate supplies to handle many meals if you don't...More

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Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 30 March 2016

Dear Michael, Thank you Michael for taking the time to pass on your comments. Tanoas Russell Cottages depth within its Staff members has been a driving force behind such positive TripAdvisor reviews. Nothing short of assets Guests have a constant peace of mind when residing...More

Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Cottage we stayed in was No.6 and was in a quiet area, five minutes walk from the harbour front, with a variety of shops including a supermarket that stays open until 7pm even on a Sunday. The cottage made a pleasant change from staying in...More

Thank Alison W
Response from socmed, Manager at Russell CottagesResponded 30 March 2016

Dear Alison, Thank you for your feedback, tasteful and well equipped are excellent portrayals of Tanoas Russell Cottages five star accommodation. Upon arrival pleasant surprises can be the making of a beautiful stay, the space within all our cottages provides atmosphere, spark and relaxation. Thank...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Price range
US$130 - US$474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$130 - US$474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"It's mostly if not all cottages with 2-3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, lounge/diner and kitchen"
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"All good - our location near the pool was great for kids"
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"make sure you take breakfast stuff, as there was only one café open in Russell"
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"Travel in summer"
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