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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to begin our New Zealand trip. The accommodation was clean, comfortable and full of character. Our hosts charming and so helpful from booking restaurants to suggestions of places to visit. The breakfasts were fresh and tasty, enough to set us up for the day. If you are visiting Russell try to make your stay at Arcadia...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for three nights at the start of our New Zealand holiday. Welcoming, friendly comfortable and helpful Very comfortable bed Interesting breakfast Helpful advice and restaurant bookings The view from our terrace /deck was excellent. A short 10 minutes walk into the centre of Russel

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We started our 3 week self-drive tour of NZ in the Bay of Islands, staying at Arcadia Lodge in beautiful Russell. We couldn't have started our holiday in more style - the property is stunning, in a very picturesque spot overlooking the harbour. David and Brad were attentive and friendly hosts, cooking us the most delicious of breakfasts which we...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We almost didn't travel to Russell, in the Bay of Islands. We had planned for our North Island road tour to stop at Auckland. Luckily friends in the know said 'you have to go to the Bay of Islands'. What an unexpected delight. Russell was once known as the hellhole of the Pacific, when in the early half of the...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful place this is. David and Brad are fabulous hosts, extremely knowledgeable in the area and gave good advice when asked. The breakfasts were lovely and set you up for the day. The rooms are very comfortable and there is a lovely sitting room for all of the house guests to enjoy. Breakfast is served on the deck...

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an outstanding B&B in Russell, run perfectly with great attention to detail. There is a lovely terrace for breakfast overlooking a harbour area. The food was excellent. The owners were most helpful and informative and made all the guests so welcome, making introductions all round as necessary. Our room on the ground floor was first class - very...

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Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our first bed and breakfast we had stayed in and we loved it. The overall feeling of the place was very relaxing. The hosts were friendly and helpful and we enjoyed a delicious breakfast each morning on the deck overlooking the water. The Internet service wasn't the greatest, but we were able to connect. I loved how you...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Our stay in Russell at Arcadia Lodge at the beginning of December '16 was fabulous. Brad and David are gracious and welcoming hosts, and go the extra step to make sure their guests are well taken care of. There are plenty of pamphlets in the room regarding the area, and Brad and David will offer suggestions as well. The fridge...

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Belgium
Reviewed 15 January 2017

My husband and I decided to discover Australia and New Zealand during Christmas break and spent 15 days out of 28 in New Zealand. Our stay in Bay of Islands was like a heaven. Arcadia Lodge is located at the best corner of Russell, with wonderful bay view and surrounded by lovely trees, flowers and even a small vegetation garden....

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Whangamata, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is our first visit to New Zealand and we were delighted to be at Arcadia Lodge with David and Brad. Our hosts were so helpful in giving us information about the area, making sure we had bookings for different restaurants, ensuring we were comfortable in our delightful room and also coping with a late gluten free request. We stayed...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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: £125 - £129 (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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“Best place, with wonderful view.”
  • View from balcony
 of 5 bubbles SelmaMum, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Each room has its own charm and character, We liked the annex Tautoru as it has its own entrance and ensuite.”
  • This lovely annex room has its own wee deck and lots of privacy
  • Quaint cottage gardens
 of 5 bubbles Lynwood4, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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