Hananui Lodge Motel

4 York Street , Russell, Bay of Islands, North Island, 0242, New Zealand | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $100.00

Travel Blogs from Russell

Taipa Bay to Russell

A travel blog entry by dawn.turner.1


... cycling) and drove to find a spot where the rest of us could be let out. Off we all set and it wasn't too long before they caught us!

Then it was up and down along a fairly busy road to Kerikeri for lunch. The heavens opened as we got there and the unilateral desicion was made to pack the bikes away for the day.

It was good to be back in Keriketi, we had spent 5 nights here back ...

Sneaky campers

A travel blog entry by steffielou

... so I reached outside the tent, pulled the bag inside, got out what I wanted and just as I was picking up the bag to move it aside I noticed this dirty great stick insect sitting right across the front of it! I just screamed and jumped back, then the others spotted it and we all kind of ran to the furthest corners of the tent to get away from it! Eventually Chris chucked it outside so we could continue playing cards for a bit longer before retiring to ...

Rain....rain...go away

A travel blog entry by fiandmichael


... we were getting drenched, we thought we had better turn around after walking for an hour. The rain still hammered it down while we cooked our dinner and we hoped that it would clear the next day. As the next day still looked gloomy, we decided that it wasn't going to get any better so we travelled back down south. We headed off road down a gravel/dirt track for what seemed ages in search of a beach. After nearly giving up ...

The sea, the sea

A travel blog entry by rogergpilgrim


... So we limp back to Paihia under engine power and a welcome hot shower.

We are very well taken care of by our lady hosts, a former City lawyer and senior civil servant who have given up their day jobs to run a lodge in Russell. Nothing seems to be too much trouble for them, whether it is cooking breakfast, giving directions, booking a restaurant for evening meal and even charging my toothbrush!

Bay of Islands- Northland

A travel blog entry by gojencarr


... enjoyed our time in Russell and would have loved to have more time to check out some of the other small villages, but alas it was time to head out. We headed to Auckland and decided to take the coastal drive vs the inland highway. It was a great decision as the drive was beautiful, reminding us a bit of big sir, the area north of sf on highway 1 and also the rolling hills of Sonoma. We returned the RV, sad to leave it ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on 4 York Street , Russell, is near Kings Dolphin Cruises, Paihia Harbour, Carino Sailing & Dolphin Adventures, and Waitangi National Trust & Treaty House.
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