Russell, Northland, New Zealand, New Zealand Accommodations

Accommodations in Russell

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The SpaceWe have 3 apartments on the beach at Tapeka Point. Kiwiana is a 2-bedroom totally self-contained apartment, with a fully equipped kitchen, lounge-dining area and bathroom. This unit has distant water views. We also have 2 luxury studio units, they can be found on this website. They face the beach with wonderful water views. All units have access to the garden and BBQ area, walk through the gate and onto the beach. We have for your use a spa pool and kayaks free of charge. From the property walk straight on to the rocks to fish. This is a world renown fishing spot. Snorkel on the beach or talk a rock walk to the Emerald Pools for a swim. Take a 2 minute drive to the quaint township of Russell where you can enjoy a choice of 6 restaurants, cafes or a bar meal at The Tavern. Look at Russell history at the museum, visit the oldest church in NZ or take a boat ride to swim with the dolphins and go through the famous hole in the rock. We are approx. 20kms from Kerikeri Airport and a pleasant 10 min. passenger boat ride from Paihia. Kick back, relax at our "little place to get away from it all" Guest AccessSwimming, Snorkelling, Fishing from the beach, Spa Pool, BBQ area, Kayaks Interaction with GuestsKelvin and I live on site and we are there to help you with local information, book trips for you or book you in for a meal at our local restaurants. We have the famous Duke of Marlborough Hotel just 2 kms away. We will even drive you to town if you don't want to take your car. The NeighborhoodEasy access to two beaches. Sandy or ocean front to the Pacific. Getting AroundWe are two kilometres from the quaint, historic village of Russell, Bay of Islands.
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1br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceThe Plum Tree Apt is in a quiet setting with bush and water views - mainly would consider more a bush setting. Located in the Bay of Islands, Russell is an historic town and popular holiday destination for both New Zealander's and people abroad. Located just a 15 minute walk to Russell village and beautiful beaches, we are the perfect location for you to sit back and relax while you take in the fresh air. The apartment is Fully self-contained, so there is everything thing you need here to make your stay comfortable. If you are arriving by car, parking is also available. There are many things to do on and around the water, so you are guaranteed not to get bored. Enjoy gorgeous scenery and friendly atmosphere. Wander through Russell and enjoy everything this quaint little village has to offer. The best way to get to Russell is to either arrive by car or passenger ferry. Once you get here, you won't want to leave! Amenities(URL HIDDEN) Heatin(URL HIDDEN) Kitche(URL HIDDEN) Parking Include(URL HIDDEN) Washer(URL HIDDEN) Drye(URL HIDDEN) Wif(URL HIDDEN) Flat screen DVD player
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The SpaceLuxury en suite rooms with stunning sea views. Rooms have fully equipped kitchenette, air conditioner, TV, radio/CD/iPod dock, DVD player, super king or 2 single beds, two leather recliners and table and chairs, private entrance and private patio overlooking the village and bay. Spacious guest lounge/dining room with gas fire place, SKY TV, sound system, air conditioner, well stocked bar and gas barberque on deck. 5 Minute walk to village and ferry, where you board a fishing or sailing boat or any number of sight seeing cruises to Hole in the Rock or dolphin watching. Russell has a number of historic buildings. Free wifi and off street parking. We both enjoy having guests stay and this can be seeing by guests reviews on Tripadvisor. If more than 1 room is required please let us know. We have 4 self contained guest units. Guest AccessGuests can also use our Guest Lounge which is available for their exclusive use. Big screen T/V with sound system, DVD player, bar facilities available. On the veranda outside is a barberque and table and chairs and everything has a fabulous view over the bay. Interaction with GuestsOur interaction with guests depends on how much you want to interact with us. We offer welcome drinks to our guests during your stay with us and we are there to give you information about everything thats available and happening around Russell and do your bookings for you. But you have your own private entrance and you come and go as you wish. We are living on the premises but have our own separate facilities. The NeighborhoodOur biggest advantage is our location which offers the best views of the bay and the village. We are 400 meters from the waterfront, restaurants,cafes and bar. Therefor we are close enough but still far enough from the hustle to be able to relax. Getting AroundThe wharf and the passenger ferry is 400 meters away and we will pick you up from the wharf when you arrive.Same when you leave. You don't need a car while you in Russell.
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3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceFor the Christmas and New Year's holidays... Overlooking historic Russell in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand: A beautiful Edwardian country home with views of the Bay and out to sea...3 floors, 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, spa...upstairs the master bedroom has a bath with tub and shower, balcony, and office with computer and printer...the main floor is open plan with antique fireplace, recessed TV, clavinova, and country kitchen with island, sliding doors open to the decks surrounding the house and the barbecue and outdoor table off the kitchen...downstairs are two ensuites with access to the outdoors and the spa, as well as a completely kitted out video room. WiFi throughout. Very quiet, as the home is situated on a private cup-de-sac, with a double lot, and without passing-by or through traffic. Yet a short walk down to the town and its restaurants, galleries, and museums. Amazing birdlife (5 weka) and great sunsets. And Russell is nothing if not entertaining with beaches within minutes, and charter sailing (Phantom!) and game fishing. Available by the week over the holidays.
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The SpaceParoa Retreat is finished to the highest standard in a minimalistic style, with little to detract from the enjoyment of the peaceful location. There is a large living area, designer kitchen and an open plan study for day time activities. The master bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe and ensuite. Two other bedrooms have access to the second bathroom and a separate toilet. There are two queen size beds, a double sofa bed and a day bed. Guest AccessFree wireless internet, Freeview and streaming television and a Sonos sound system for entertainment. Paroa Retreat is furnished in a minimalistic style with designer furniture throughout. The kitchen is fully equipped with cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery and glassware. All linen is provided, including bedding towels and bathrobes. A washing machine and dryer are included. Interaction with GuestsThe house is yours to enjoy the peace and quiet of this lovely location. The NeighborhoodWatch the sunset over the bush clad hills, the yachts sailing in the Bay of Islands or the abundant bird life on the lawn. With 4 hectares of native bush on the property and some easy walking tracks in the area you are sure to appreciate this stunning location. Getting AroundYou will require your own transport to get to Paroa Retreat. The access road is fully sealed. Note access to the Russell peninsula and Paroa Retreat is via the Opua car ferry which runs between 7am and 10pm. Located 45 minutes from Bay of Islands airport in Kerikeri. Other Things to NoteParoa Retreat is like no other in the Bay of Islands and is extremely unique. It is more than a house it is a work of art.
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Excellent
18 reviews
2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceThe B & B suite is accessed via a marble spiral staircase. The Queen bedroom has quality bedding, and receives the morning sun. The lounge has a dining and a lounge suite, freeview tv, dvd player and movies, record player and telescope. The kitchenette has tea and coffee, toaster, microwave, refrigerator and a good selection of crockery, glassware and cutlery. Breakfast includes a variety of fresh fruit salads, cereals, breads for toasting, spreads, yoghurts, juice etc. These are provisioned in your kitchenette to enjoy at your leisure. The expansive balcony has a covered BBQ, sun loungers and chairs and clear blinds. An ensuite marble and rimu bathroom has a shower and toilet. Wifi and a safe are included. There is a tennis court across the road available to guest to rent. Safe swimming is a few meters in front of the house. We endeavour to give our guests as much privacy as possible. We close our own lounge off in the evening. This lovely property is situated in the heart of Russell and all tours, cafes, restaurants, shops, cruises etc are within a few minutes walk. Russell is a walking town so you will find your car can remained parked in the driveway for most of your stay. The car ferry is ten minutes drive from the house. The passenger ferry is two minutes walk to the wharf. Parking is available Guest AccessA laundry is available plus out door clothesline or indoor dryer. Interaction with GuestsWe close our own living area off in the evenings and guests have their own entry key. The NeighborhoodRussell is a gorgeous sea side village and everything is within walking distance. It's a two minute flat stroll to the wharf where all the cruises depart. Getting AroundIt's easy to walk everywhere and our house is on the waterfront, no hills to climb and safe swimming almost at the door step. Other Things to NoteParking is available.
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2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceOur chalets are located on 10 acres and our nearest neighbours (we don't have very many) are approximately 800 metres away. Our chalets are light filled and optimise the stunning scenery of the area. Our decks are unique in that they are mostly covered and surrounded on three sides by glass. They offer protection from any adverse weather yet create the feeling of being outside. Guest AccessThe guests can walk through the native bush and fields and there is a track through the bush. We now have an outdoor spa set in an ideal location overlooking the vineyard and the valley to the south. Interaction with GuestsWe will welcome our guests, and be available to help and advise on any questions they may have. The NeighborhoodClose to Paroa Bay Vineyard, historic Russell, beaches and oyster farms Getting AroundRussell is a short 10 minute drive
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The SpaceA spectacular view and home comforts. 1 Queen bed, 1 x Superking/twin - up to four guests Ceiling fans, bath robes Guest AccessOne or two bedrooms as required Laundry facilities Private back yard with BBQ Off street parking Piano in lounge Outdoor furniture and beachtowels Interaction with GuestsWe live in separate apartment, and are available for any help guests need, but respect their privacy Breakfast supplies if required - extra charge The NeighborhoodPeaceful and quiet with two beaches within 2 minutes walk. Sunny position, above the road overlooking the beach Walking tracks 2 mins drive to Russell for shopping and restaurants and passenger ferry to Paihia Getting AroundThere is no public transport from Russell, but if guests require we can drive them into Russell. There is also a taxi service available We can email guests directions on how to reach us from either Auckland or Kerikeri airports Off street parking on site Other Things to NoteWe have been welcoming guests from all over the world for the past 17 years and the guest book has wonderful comments and all wish they could stay longer
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The SpaceWhenever you choose to discover this water wonderland, you will be mesmerized by its beauty both above and below the water. You can lay back, relax and enjoy your time crewing, learning navigation, sail trimming and of course taking in all the wonders of the sea and walking the beaches. Evenings sitting in the cockpit watching the beautiful sunsets is always a highlight of cruising on a yacht. We like people to share our dream of living aboard a yacht and cruising the islands of Bay Of Islands. There are two cabins one will sleep 2 person and second cabin sleeps 2 person, 4'9'' wide x 6'foot Sailing the Bay Of Island from November to May Guest AccessEverything - All facilities Interaction with GuestsA lot of time but there is space for time out The NeighborhoodThey change every day Getting AroundYes - Bus service from Auckland Airport to Bay Of Islands. Car Hire from Auckland Airport or any major City Other Things to NoteAll food is included and will be the same as we eat, fresh and tasty, but tell us your favourites and we can do our best to have it aboard. Fish caught along the way will be cooked for you or you can show us your culinary skills. Alcoholic drinks and soft drinks are your responsibility No Smoking
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The SpaceCaptivating, front row views of Bay Of Islands where it's all happening. Sailboats, dolphins and picturesque evening harbor lights. Accessibly remote, north facing aspect, warm and sheltered. 4km from Russell. Lapping waves, fragrant plants and Tui birdsongs you won't hear if you're in the centre of town. It's remarkably peaceful and rejuvenating. Guest AccessPersonal BBQ area, Access to Swimming Beach, Lower Patio and Boat House, Tandem Kayak, Stand Up Paddleboards, Fishing/ Rowing Dinghy, Boogie Boards, All Linens and Beach Towels. Feel free to wander the garden! Interaction with GuestsAs much or as little as they care. They can text us with queries, knock on the door to the main house or have a good old yarn over a cuppa or cocktail. Their choice. If we're free - always happy to chat! Note: CJ's certified to teach SUP, offers tours and lessons. Al's a photog, offering tours and tips! The NeighborhoodBush and Coastal walks, Boardwalks, Cycling and Wine Trails, Oyster Farms and Smoked Fish, all within walking distance. Surrounded by protected bays for all forms of paddle sports. We are 10 minutes from Russell Village by car. Perhaps 20 minutes by kayak. Getting AroundYou need a vehicle and we have business contacts near Auckland Airport with cheap rates! You can get a taxi or airport shuttle if needed to Bay Of Islands Airport in Kerikeri, 45 min from here. Auckland Airport is 3+hrs, but a gorgeous drive. Other Things to NoteIn the lounge area we have 2 XL Coast New Zealand Marine Bean Bags plus ottoman - designed more for lounging than perching. Dimensions 1000mm (w) x 1250mm (l) x 700mm (h). Ottoman dimension 750mm x 750 mm x 250mm (h). Popular with the guests, they can drag these all weather Sunbrella fabric beanbags out on the deck . The convenience kitchen has a 9meter stainless steel benchtop w sink, a small fridge, Breville convection oven/toaster oven, Breville double electric hob, Electric Kettle, and Kitchenaid Blender. Exterior Weber gas BBQ and 2 Adirondack chairs outside in gazebo area. Indoor bar leaner with 2 bar stools, exterior dining table with canvas chairs & umbrella.
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Two singles or a super king bed, self contained apartment with new kitchenette, en-suite bathroom, full access to Pacific Ocean beach. Can be joined to room next door for two bedroom - look for Kokomo Retreat Pacifica Apartment - on this site.
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Good
15 reviews
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The SpaceThe cottage is an old character cottage which has been extensively refurbished inside with modern bathroom and small kitchen. We are presently in the process of repainting the exterior so the exterior looks very tatty at the moment, particularly the road frontage. But interior is all new. Outside a spacious deck & BBQ is available for outdoor dining. The cottage is on a large section so for families or larger groups there is a newly built garage which holds bunks, bed settee and its own bathroom that can sleep up to an additional 4 people. With plenty of space on the garden, there's even room for a tent or the boat. Russell township is a short 5 minutes walk away on the flat, or the Russell Boat Club is just over the road. Long Beach is a 15 minute walk over the hill, or a couple of minutes by car. With its own deck, there is plenty of space for outdoor dining or head into town with a wide range of great restaurants. There's room for the boat outside the front so it's the perfect Russell home base for your family holiday in the Bay of Islands. Guest AccessKitchen, BBQ, Television, sleep out (additional costs), limited access WIFI available (Apple seems to have issues but you are welcome to come up to our house to get better connectivity), washing machine in sleep out. Off street parking is available. Interaction with GuestsEmail. We live next door so are on hand. The NeighborhoodMatauwhi Bay is a peaceful neighbourhood within a short flat walk to the historic Russell Township with all amenities close by. Getting AroundPassenger ferry from Paihia to Russell Wharf, cottage is 12 minutes walk from there. Coaches from Auckland drop off at Paihia Ferry terminal. Nearly all cruises are accessible from Russell Other Things to NoteCottage sleeps 2. Sleep out is available to sleep an additional 3 people for extra cost.
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Excellent
25 reviews
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The SpaceHear the waves at night on the beach close by. King size bed that converts to 2 singles, plus sofa bed suitable for two children or one or two adults. Continental breakfast with home made muesli, toast and marmalade with tea and coffee or for extra charge I can cook you free range eggs with bacon and mushrooms as you like it. Guest AccessAccess to garden in front. Interaction with GuestsThe host lives on premises and is available at all times to assist the guest enjoy their stay.
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3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceChapel Cottage is an independently managed and run cottage located within the Russell Cottages complex. The cottage is a modern luxurious Cottage, set in the grounds of a number of cottages and located in the beautiful Bay of Islands - only a 3 hour drive from Auckland - a home away from home. Located in the heart of Russell village – Chapel Cottage is only a short stroll from the waterfront, restaurants and cafes and 2 beaches. The cottage has been built from traditional timber weatherboard. The interior features, solid timber floors in the living area, quality carpet to upstairs area, raked ceilings and is fully appointed to a very high standard. On the ground floor there is an open plan lounge and dining area, both flow out onto a terrace that captures the morning sun, – a great place to have breakfast whilst enjoying the small private rear garden. There is a fully equipped kitchen, smeg gas hob unit, smeg under bench oven, large fridge freezer, dishwasher, in-sink erator, the lounge features a Gas Log Fire place for the cooler evenings a 42 inch LCD TV, ample seating for 6 guests – there is a also laundry with washing machine and dryer for guest use and a powder room with toilet and vanity. The upstairs area has 3 bedrooms - the master bedroom has a queen bed is en-suited (walk-in shower, toilet and vanity) has a 29 inch TV and a small juliet balcony, bedroom 2 has a queen bed and a small juliet balcony, bedroom 3 has 2 single beds – the single beds can be made up to accommodate a super-king bed. The main bathroom has a shower over bath, toilet and vanity. We offer complimentary tea, coffee, sugar, milk, SKY TV, DVD player, DVD library, mini stereo system, parking for 2 cars and boat parking. "FREE Wireless Broadband" and quality linen and towels. Chapel Cottage enjoys the full use of communal areas at the complex from the in-ground swimming pool, spa and BBQ facilities and children's playground. Guest AccessFull access to the communal heated swimming pool, spa and BBQ area. Interaction with GuestsThe guests are checked in personally and left to enjoy the cottage The NeighborhoodThe proximity to the beach, shops, restaurants etc. Getting AroundThere is no public transport in Russell, best to have a hire/rental car for you to explore the beautiful Bay of Islands.
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2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceAcc and activities, all in one Guest AccessKayaking, Snorkeling, Bush, beach and Island walks. Fishing and of course Sailing! Interaction with Guests24 Hr private guide The NeighborhoodThe Islands Getting AroundSailing beween Islands
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Excellent
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The SpaceA Tranquil Place is a cozy place in a natural environment, nestled into native bush just outside historic Russell. The house is built over 3 different levels with the guest room attached to the main house. This queen guest room includes bush surrounds and bay views. Accommodation is attached to the main house, with a private entrance and en suite bathroom. The room is self-contained with access to a separate kitchenette. Suitable for couples or singles. Minimum two night stay. The en suite guest room has a private entrance and is equipped with: * Queen bed * Wardrobe * Digital TV * Free WIFI * Ceiling fan * Table & chairs * Book shelf * Reading lights * Tea & coffee making facility * Shower over bath * Heated towel rails * Hair dryer Watch the stars and the moon from your bed. The kitchenette is equipped with: * Refrigerator * Microwave * Toaster * Kettle * Hot plates * BBQ outside *Crockery, cutlery, glasses, pots & pans A Tranquil Place is located on the Te Wahapu peninsula just 7 kms outside historic Russell. The house is surrounded by extensive decks and you are most welcome to relax, sun-bathe, read, watch and listen to the birds, listen to the sound of sea down below; watch the stars and the moon at night through a sky-light above your bed. The room offers sea and bush views. Tree ferns, tee-trees and banana trees are the dominant vegetation around the house. Next to the property there is a footpath down to the beach. Off the main road, there is access to the recently finished coastal walk Russell-Paihia-Opua-Okiato-Russell. Other walks starting from Russell. Russell is a lovely, romantic, historic village with museum, church, mission house, galleries, cafes & restaurants; several boat trips starting from Russell; scenic Waitangi golf course 20 minutes away. Off-street parking is included. Guest AccessThe guest room has a separate entrance with ensuite bathroom and kitchenette for the sole use of guests. Guests are welcome to use deck chairs outside Interaction with GuestsI am around most of the time to help with information and tour bookings. The NeighborhoodThe property is located in native bush and is very private and secluded. Neighboring houses are only visible from the road; some neighbors use their houses as holiday homes. A footpath at the end of the road leads to a secluded beach. The cosy township of Russell is 8 kms away Getting AroundA car is necessary to get around. Taxi service is available in Russell but no public transport
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2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceWe are retired cruising yachties who have found the perfect anchorage. We would enjoy hosting you and sharing this special experience with your group. A Place in the Sun offers peace and privacy... yet close to everything in our self contained (self catering) apartment. Beaches, fishing trips, nature trails, historic places, good dining experiences. Guest AccessGuests enjoy their own private patio and garden, outdoor barbecue and sun loungers, laundry facilities. Interaction with GuestsGuests are welcomed to share a sun downer with Pip and Oliver, your hosts. We are always happy to advise and assist you with tips on your time and the activities in our area. The NeighborhoodRussell is small enough to find your way around easily. Which ever way the wind is blowing there is a sheltered bay for you to relax and enjoy the sunshine.. Getting AroundRussell is a seaside community with a charming boat harbor. Guests usually arrive by car or passenger ferry which runs continually all year round. A scenic alternative route takes you up a scenic coastal road but Highway 1 gets you here quicker. Other Things to NoteWhen our town is busy, you will find your accommodation peaceful and private. Relax and enjoy the wonderful views across the bay.
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The SpaceArcadia Lodge is a very special boutique bed and breakfast run by David & Brad. This queen room is one of the upstairs rooms and has a fantastic view of the bay. It has a queen bed and is bright and cheerful. The bathroom is separate but just across the hall and is yours exclusively, no sharing. We have lived here for ten years now and in that time we've completely renovated the house, adding contemporary luxuries along with art and objects we've collected in our travels. Yet the house still retains its unique New Zealand colonial style charm. •The room has a queen bed. •Lovely newly renovated bathroom across the hall just for you, no sharing. •Free wi-fi in the room and house. •Free off street parking. •Large front deck and welcoming guest living rooms. •Honesty bar, complimentary organic teas and coffee. •Sorry, no self catering but breakfast is available daily for $20 per person continental or $30 cooked. (Every morning Brad prepares a deliciously different cafe style breakfast.) And all this just a few minutes easy, flat stroll from the village's wharf, ferry terminal, cafes, restaurants, activities and beaches. Guest AccessWe greet you on check in and you have your own key to come and go. The lodge kitchen is for for free tea and coffee making; there's a large front deck for relaxing and enjoying the view, large guest living room, free wi-fi, free parking. No cooking facilities though. Interaction with GuestsWe run a relaxed house and are there when you need us. We live in a separate cottage on the property so we are not in your space nor you in ours. You have all the privacy you want, but we're always round to help. The NeighborhoodThe longer we live in Russell the more we think it's the most special part of NZ. Great beaches, great restaurants, wonderful friendly community, chilled vibe, and the stunning Bay of Islands right at your feet. Getting AroundEasiest if you have a car but once here you don't need a car. Buses from Auckland come to Paihia and ferries to/from Russell leave from the Paihia wharf near the bus terminal. Kerikeri airport is an hour away and there are shuttles to and from Paihia wharf. We are happy to meet you at the wharf and bring you to the lodge. Rental cars are available at Kerikeri airport and there's a local company called Far North Rentals as well. Other Things to NoteRussell has excellent restaurants and cafes. Lots of things to do, we can help you choose and book.
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Beautiful seaview over the Bay. Self contained apartment, overlooking Orongo Bay and the Oysters Farms. 3 kilometers from the car ferry and to the village and the beaches. Separate bedroom with Queen size bed with ensuite bathroom/toilet. Open plan kitchenette. All linen provided. IDEAL FOR A COUPLE French spoken
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Excellent
9 reviews
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The SpaceAbsolute beach front luxury vacation rental at the gateway to New Zealand’s famous Bay of Islands. Four bedrooms and two bathrooms sleep 2-13 guests. All linen and towels supplied ready to walk in and enjoy. Guests enjoy exclusive use of the beach house and all facilities. Tapeka del Mar has unobstructed beach and bay views with an endless procession of passing boats and romantic sunsets. Direct beach access just steps away with no road or dunes to cross. Located on Tapeka Point beach - just two minutes from historic Russell village with island boat tours, attractions, shops, vineyard, restaurants and nearby world class golf. Four Kayaks and a dinghy (row boat) or swim to the diving pontoon in front. Outdoor living and entertaining is superb with sliding glass doors opening the living room onto a large furnished deck and BBQ grill. A covered verandah surrounds the house with direct access from bedrooms and living area – all a stones throw from the beach. Guests enjoy exclusive use of the beach house and all facilities. No facilities are shared with other guests, owners or on site managers. The Master bedroom is on a secluded wing of the house with king size bed, heated ensuite bathroom, TV and sea views. The second bedroom has a queen and single with sea views. The third bedroom has a queen and single bed with garden views. Directly behind the house at the same level is a large fourth bedroom / games room. This contains a king bed and three singles, two of which can be placed together to create another double. This room is popular with children and families. Two portable cots, high chair, bath, swing and stroller are available for infants. The inside living area has high ceilings, comfy leather sofas and a nautical theme with a Cape Cod feel. Unobstructed sea and beach views extend through floor level glass sliding doors. The beach house is double glazed and air conditioned. Lots of books, magazines, board games, music and DVD library. Fully equipped granite kitchen includes an ice maker, dish drawer dishwashers, thermo bake oven, gas hobs, microwave, bodums, serving dishes etc. Laundry with washer and dryer. Entertainment includes an Onkyo-Bose home theatre, HDTV, Sat TV channels, DVD/Blu-ray player, AppleTV and media streaming with outdoor deck speakers. Free WiFi Internet access covers the entire property. The mature grounds have ample off street parking with an all tide boat ramp, ski lane and deep water mooring. Filleting station for the day’s catch and bait freezer. Tapeka is the closest launching point to the Bay and renowned fishing location. Awards - TripAdvisor Best Russell Vacation Rental, 5 star Excellence, Enviro sustainable tourism, AirBNB Superhost. This is the ultimate Kiwi beach Vacation Rental experience and the perfect home away from home to explore the Islands and New Zealand's Northland region. Only three hours drive north of Auckland Guest AccessGuests enjoy exclusive use of the beach house, grounds and the extensive facilities with direct beach access. There are no on site managers or facilities shared with others ensuring total privacy. Free Internet and use of watercraft included. You will be greeted in person by our agent and given a tour of the facilities. Ample off street parking for several vehicles Interaction with GuestsThe owner contacts every guest personally. Our local agent greets you when you arrive, shows you the facilities and assists you settling in. After that you are left in peace but we are always on hand to assist with questions or problems The NeighborhoodTapeka is a safe, quiet community consisting mainly of holiday homes with no through road or traffic noise. It is close to historic Russell village, shops, boat trips, restaurants and attractions. The beach and local area is very safe for children with numerous walking tracks to the top of Tapeka Point and into Russell. The point has superb views with beaches on either side and secluded bays to explore. This is the gateway to the famous Bay of Islands and an ideal base to explore Northland's many attractions Getting AroundRussell is a 20 minute walk with a hill in between or 2 minutes by car. A passenger ferry runs between Russell and Paihia but a car is recommended to reach the house and day trips etc. You can also take a passenger ferry from Russell wharf to Paihia. All boat trips and fishing charters stop at Russell wharf. Bike hire is also available in Russell. The location is a perfect base to take day trips exploring other parts of Northland Other Things to NoteGuests enjoy exclusive use of the entire beach house and all facilities based on the booked number of guests - not just one room. This is a unique waterfront property providing an opportunity to experience the ultimate Kiwi "Beach Bach" holiday home lifestyle. Stunning unobstructed ever changing views of passing boats and amazing sunsets. If you are not sure or have a question please read the reviews or ask us
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    The SpaceLocated in the heart of Russell, just a very short stroll to the waterfront, where one can bring to close a perfect day while partaking of a glass of wine watching the sunsetting over Waitangi or perhaps an evening meal from one of the towns respected restaurants. Guest AccessLinen and towels are included. Internet connection, TV, DVD, BBQ The Neighborhoodfriendly and quiet neighborhood Getting AroundPersonenfähre Russell/Paihia
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    The SpaceLocated just a 3 Hour drive from Auckland, Russell Kororareka is a small, historic seaside village on a peninsula in the eastern Bay of Islands Staying in one of New Zealand's oldest houses, you can't help but have a truly unique experience. We are a renovated villa (circa 1840) with 3 beautifully appointed ensuite rooms. 'The White House, Our House, Your House,'  you will be able experience the luxuries of a hotel with the all comforts of a home!  Free Wi-Fi, lounge, full kitchen, laundry facilities, BBQ & gardens. 3 ensuite bedrooms, lounge, kitchen, gardens with BBQ. Free wifi. Heaps of parking. We are located near the property so available to give advice on the area & answer any questions. Stunningly beautiful waterfront, sunsets, charming village with plenty of bars & restaurants & activities. Guest Access3 beautiful Super King Ensuite Bedrooms, comfy lounge, full kitchen, gardens with BBQ. Free wifi. Heaps of parking. Interaction with GuestsWe are located near the property so available to give advice on the area & answer any questions. The NeighborhoodBeaches, restaurants, views. It's paradise. Getting AroundFrom our place you can walk everywhere Other Things to NoteWe are increasing the rental capacity from 6 persons to 8-10. This will be completed by 15 Dec 2016. There will be no disturbance to guests during this time. Please note we operate a strict no parties & we expect guests to be respectful to our neighbours.
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    Excellent
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    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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    1br Home/Apartment
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    The SpaceA comfortable place to call home, nestled in the quiet neighbourhood of Matauwhi Bay, approximately 10 minutes walk on the flat into the historic village of Russell. Out of the bustle of the main centre, you are close to town, opposite the Russell Boat Club and have a place to call home. Guest AccessThe flat is fully self contained with a fully functional kitchen, spacious bathroom and laundry tub. TV, books and card games are available if you wish to relax and chill out. A separate pathway leads up to the flat; off street parking is available in the driveway below. Interaction with GuestsWe live upstairs so are on hand. The NeighborhoodMatauwhi Bay is a peaceful neighbourhood within a short flat walk to the historic Russell Township with all amenities close by. Getting AroundPassenger ferry from Paihia to Russell Wharf, cottage is 12 minutes walk from there. Coaches from Auckland drop off at Paihia Ferry terminal. Nearly all cruises are accessible from Russell Other Things to NoteWe have two cats who will no doubt visit any guests
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    The SpaceWell maintained paths to a private sandy beach cove, or the village, are just a few minutes’ walk. Just a short picturesque ferry ride from bustling Paihia, Russell's fine dining, cafes, museums, and shops offer exquisite choices. Get away from it all in our intimate, three suite lodge. Guest AccessTitore Lodge' offers exclusive, very private, accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands. The lodge is architecturally designed and overlooks the Pacific Ocean and Russell harbour. This Boutique Inn surpasses traditional bed and breakfasts with its three large, luxurious suites. Pathways take guests to a private sandy beach cove or the historic village of Russell with its range of fine dining restaurants, cafes, galleries, shops, and museums. Interaction with GuestsClients have total privacy or can interact at breakfast in the dinning room. The NeighborhoodTitore Lodge is surrounded by a Department of Conservation reserve. It is peaceful and tranquil, yet has easy access to the town of Russell for the selection of restaurants and shops. Easy access to waterfront for allo activities in the region. Getting AroundRussell town is a 10 minute walk through the reserve or 2 minutes by car. Vehicle access is recommended to gain access to other landmarks in the area Other Things to NoteRooms have TV, DVD, Wifi, Refrigerator, heating and air- conditioning, ipod connections and off street car parking
    Home/Apartment
    Excellent
    14 reviews
    3br Home/Apartment
    • Wifi
    • Gym
    • Parking
    The SpaceRelax and recharge in this coastal property with stunning views over the popular East Coast of NZ. The quiet and relatively remote location will appeal to people who want to get away from their busy lifestyles and enjoy the peace this place offers. This is the ideal space to relax and unwind. The house is set up on a hill overlooking the beautiful East Coast of Northland. The house is 250sqm with 3 double bedrooms with 1 x King bed (top of the range Sealy Posturepedic bed) and 2 x Queen beds. The upstairs consists of a master bedroom with an ensuite, open plan kitchen/living room and garage. The downstairs consists of 2 x bedrooms, a kitchen, lounge and bathroom with bath and shower. The laundry is in the garage. There is also a queen sized slat bed sofa bed available upstairs. Both levels have large decks to enjoy the views and sun. Double glazed windows throughout for warmth and quiet. Guests have access to a gas BBQ, kayaks, gym equipment including a spin cycle, free weights/bench and also 2 new mountain bikes. There is also an outside shower. There are also 'Coast' bean bags (outdoor furniture) that can be used as well as a 6 seater outdoor table and chair set. Sky TV (cable TV) is provided with movie and sports package are added. There is also Apple TV and Netflix. Someone will be there to let you in and make sure everything is okay for you. Someone will also help lock up the place upon your departure. Neighbours are few and far between. The area is extremely quiet and traffic volume is very low. There are a number of locations nearby to launch a boat. There are some great fishing spots on and off the water. Elliots Bay (5-10 walk) hosts surfing competitions and is a popular surf beach for locals. Taupiri Bay (5 min walk) is one of the safest swim beaches in the North. Little Taupiri Bay (across the road) is your own private little bay (although the locals sometimes enjoy it as well). We regularly see dolphins, Humpback Whales and Orca's from the deck of our house! The wireless internet is relatively quick and very reliable. It is fast enough to easily stream videos, download/upload large files, send/receive emails, (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) etc. The house is fully alarmed and there is 'off site' monitoring via both internal and external cameras. Cellphone reception depends on your provider (some have better reception than others) but there is a landline provided with free local calls. Guest AccessGuests have access to a gas BBQ, kayaks, gym equipment including a spin cycle, free weights/bench and also 2 new mountain bikes. There is also an outside shower. There are also 'Coast' bean bags (outdoor furniture) that can be used as well as a 6 seater outdoor table and chair set. Sky TV (cable TV) is provided with movie and sports package are added. There is also Apple TV. Interaction with GuestsSomeone will be there to let you in and make sure everything is okay for you. Someone will also help lock up the place upon your departure. The NeighborhoodNeighbours are few and far between. The area is extremely quiet and traffic volume is very low. There are a number of locations nearby to launch a boat. There are some great fishing spots on and off the water. Elliots Bay (5-10 walk) hosts surfing competitions and is a popular surf beach for locals. Taupiri Bay (5 min walk) is one of the safest swim beaches in the North. Little Taupiri Bay (across the road) is your own private little bay (although the locals sometimes enjoy it as well). We regularly see dolphins, Humpback Whales and Orca's from the deck of our house! Getting AroundYou will need a car. The nearest shopping centre is Russell which is 25kms away. There are some beautiful walks in the area including Cape Brett and along Elliots Bay (and the joining bays). Other Things to Note***For those guests staying after August 1, 2016 you will get to enjoy our new Spa (Hot Tub). We now have a Hot Springs Aria Spa Pool installed. This 5 person spa pool is top of the line and has been voted the best Spa Pool (Internationally) by Consumer Digest on more than one occasion. Sit back and make the most of the 35 jets this spa has to offer plus enjoy the sea views and the stars at night. A luxury added just to ensure you really do get to relax at Little Taupiri, Stunning Views!***
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    The SpaceThis 3 acre coastal property is unique and very peaceful. It has private access through native bush to a secluded beach with lovely swimming at high tide. Ideal for a couple in the studio flat........ there is an additional sleeping place in the bush for another 2 should 4 adults be traveling together . Guest AccessThe guests have access to the 3 acres of bush and garden, a summer house , seat facing east for the sunrise. Seat under grapevine by waterlily bowl. Seat near point of land facing up towards Russell where you can see the foot ferries plying across to Pahia, Path and steps through the bush to the secluded beach. Swimming is lovely at high tide. There are walks at low tide around the rocks to other beaches. Interaction with GuestsI live on the property and enjoy meeting and interacting with guests. However I respect their privacy and leave it to them to approach me if they wish.If guests needs anything then RING one of the bronze BELLS by the door. The NeighborhoodThe property is on a 3 acre headland and although there are other houses most of them are tucked away in the native bush and by the water. It is worth coming just to star gaze , Swimming at high tide on the beach below the property and at low tide there are walks to other (URL HIDDEN) Russell village their are numerous cafes and take-away shops, A good variety of food. Indian , Thai,.Pizzas , Fish and Chips, Good fresh and smoked fish also available, Lovely waterfront cafes to sit out and watch the sea and sunset . Getting AroundThe joy of this 3 acre place is that it is away from the main road and very peaceful and private . Your own transport is best but I will help with the occasional lift into town if you come without . There is a track and board walk across the mangroves into Russell which people always enjoy.There is a local taxi . Other Things to NoteThe Bay of Islands is renowned for its water activities and it would be a shame not to take one of the many excursions onto the water.. My favourite is to sail out to the islands, have a walk ,lunch and then sail back to Russell. Often you will see dolphins,gannets and fairy penguins.Guests also enjoy the trip to the hole in the rock and also one the The Tall ship, Kayaks can be hired ,
    Bed & Breakfast
    1br Bed & Breakfast
    • Wifi
    • Breakfast
    • Parking
    The SpaceKereru Cottage B & B newly completed re-build, in flat walking distance to Cafes, restaurants and many historic places, including the oldest Church in New Zealand, the Hotel with the first license, also a very interesting Museum. Guest AccessOur guests will have access to the guest lounge with Sky TV and tea and coffee making facilities. Our guests can also enjoy the garden with outdoor seating, in a tranquil setting. Interaction with GuestsBoth Doug & Jacky are well travelled and will be available to you during your stay, to advise and help with your itinerary, places to eat and visit etc. The NeighborhoodRussell Village in a historic village, peaceful but with entertainment to keep you occupied both during the day and evening. Russell is a wonderful jumping off point to visit the Bay of Islands either by boat or car. Getting AroundMost of Russell can be accessed by foot, with many walking tracks to the beaches and also one can travel by ferry boat or tourist bus. Other Things to NoteRussell is famous for its deep sea big game fishing, its tourist attractions and its history, being the very first capital of NZ.
    cottage
    Excellent
    27 reviews
    3br cottage
    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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      Villa Ipipiri is a two storey self catering two bedroom, two bathroom seaside holiday home, to the left of the main two villa's with never ending views of the Bay of Islands(including sunsets, moonrises, ships, dolphins, birds and the occasional orca!) with paved terrace and gas barbecue. The villa sleeps up to six people. The lounge, dining and kitchen areas all lead out onto the terrace. Villa Ipipiri offers access to two adjacent beaches, both east and west, which are ideal for swimming, fishing and snorkelling. Villa Ipipiri offers beauty, comfort and privacy and it is fully furnished and is only a few minutes by car to historic Russell. Click here to view a video of Villa Ipipiri Special conditions All long weekends have a 3 night minimum stay and are charged at peak rates. It is BYO Linen or you can hire @$30.00 per person per stay. Small dogs are allowed at 20.00 per night. AVAILABILITY & RATES The Bay Of Islands is one of New Zealands top holiday and tourist destination. The biggest town is Kerikeri, followed by Paihia and then Russell. The treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1845 at Waitangi. Today you can visit the treaty house and grounds just a short walk from Paihia and a short ferry ride from Russell. Bus tours leave daily from Paihia visiting the Far North, Cape Reinga and the famous ninety mile beach. waterfront, panoramic sea views, northerly facing, tastefully decorated, fully self contained,
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        Villa Motorua is a large self catering two bedroom, two bathroom seaside holiday home with never ending views of the Bay of Islands(including sunsets, moonrises, ships, dolphins, birds and the occasional orca!) with paved terrace and gas barbecue. The villa sleeps up to 7 people. The lounge and dining areas all lead out onto the courtyard and the kitchen and master suite open out onto the lanai.Villa Motorua offers access to two adjacent beaches, both east and west, which are ideal for swimming, fishing and snorkelling. The home offers beauty, comfort and privacy and it is fully furnished and is only a few minutes by car to historic Russell. Special conditions All long weekends have a 3 night minimum stay and are charged at peak rates. It is BYO Linen or you can hire @$30.00 per person per stay. Small dogs are allowed once confirmed with the owners at 20.00 per night. The Bay Of Islands is one of New Zealands top holiday and tourist destination. The biggest town is Kerikeri, followed by Paihia and then Russell. The treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1845 at Waitangi. Today you can visit the treaty house and grounds just a short walk from Paihia and a short ferry ride from Russell. Bus tours leave daily from Paihia visiting the Far North, Cape Reinga and the famous ninety mile beach.
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        1br apt. / condo
          Self contained apartment overlooking Orongo Bay and the oysters farms, 3 kms from car ferry and 3 kms from Russell village and beaches. Queen size bed with ensuite bathroom (shower and toilet). Small open plan kitchenette. All linen provided. Ideal for a couple FRENCH SPOKEN Orongo Bay – 3.5 kms drive to Russell village, and 3.5kms from the Russell vehicle ferry. Beautiful sea views over the Bay and the Oyster Farms. Convenient for historic Russell (museums, waterfront and beaches.
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          Nice
          3 reviews
          1br apt. / condo
            Plum Tree Apt is a one bedroom, fully self-contained apartment with a loft bed and full kitchen and high quality bathroom facilities. It is located in a quiet bush setting and affords beautiful sunsets with the soft sounds of native birds, and features a large deck. We offer free wifi and DVD player. The property is in a quiet bush setting that is 5 minutes, by car, from the village of Russell. It is located close to a well marked walking track in the Bay of Islands. You are a 12 minutes walk from the village and the same to a beautiful swimming beach. The village of Russell is well known throughout New Zealand for its history and charm and there are numerous restaurants from fine-dining to "take-away". The village offers several historic attractions and art galleries as well as being a hub for all the boat tours that visit the bay and surrounds. Russell was the first capital of New Zealand and is steeped in much Maori culture. Getting to Russell is easy (1) take the car ferry from Opua which runs every 10 minutes tip 10 pm, daily or (2) enjoy the scenic route on the Old Russell Road, just north of Whangarei. Stay on the paved road all the way around to Russell and see some of New Zealand's all-amazing scenery.
            b&b
            1br b&b
              For the best views in Russell come to Bellrock Lodge. We are on the hill overlooking the bay and the lovely village of Russell.We have 4 guest units available all with the magnificent view over the village/bay. Each luxury en-suite room has its own private entrance and private patio where you can enjoy pre-dinner drinks while watching spectacular sunsets over the bay. Rooms can either have twin beds or a super king. Every room has T/V,DVD player,Radio/CD/iPod dock,aircon,fully equipped kitchenette with Microwave,Dishwasher and Hob. Spacious bathroom with large shower,hand basin,bidet,heater. Very spacious guest lounge/dining room with fully equipped bar and gas fire. Barbeque available. Free WiFi. 5 Star Qualmark rating. Tripadvisor Winner 2013 and again 2014. Rates given are per room with max occupancy of 2 persons per room. Should you require more than 1 room please send us a message and we'll respond immediately. For the best views in Russell come to Bellrock Lodge which is on the hill overlooking the bay and the lovely village of Russell.We are only a 5 min stroll to the wharf and village, with shops, restaurants, cafes, social clubs and bars. Enjoy sitting outside one of the restaurants on the waterfront and watch boats of every discription arriving at the wharf. The historic village of Russell, boasts the oldest church still in use in NZ, Christ Church (with bullet holes from the British/Maori skirmish - in 1845) is one of the few remaining buildings along with Pompelliar Mission House, that survived the fire caused during the skirmish. Pompallier Mission built in the 1840's was the headquarters of pioneering French missionaries, where their printery and tannery survive till today. Russell is a peacfull, quaint village with interesting people and history. There are 3 safe swimming beaches and 2 of these are within walking distance. There are numerous walking tracks in and around Russell. Dolphin and Hole in The Rock boat trips leave from Russell twice a day. There are many yacht and fishing charter boats operating from Russell. Coach trips to Cape Reinga and scenic flights are just a short trip on the passenger ferry away. There is a car ferry that links Russell to the mainland. A passenger ferry takes people to and from Paihia, this is a 15min trip which often gets slightly diverted to view dolphins playing in the bay. Bellrock has off street parking for our guests.
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                An Upmarket Bach with a Polynesian Flair Nestled in a Bali Hai Sub-Tropical Garden Setting. The air is filled with scented Brugmansia and Jasmine, and the pathways lined with Palms, Bromeliads and Hibiscus! Surrounding sun decks overlook the entire Bay from a warm and sheltered north facing aspect. Captivating views of Russell Pier and Matauwhi Bay reflect picturesque evening harbor lights. The daytime view allows front row seats for watching the Tall Ships, the Yacht Squadron Races and even the occasional dolphin pod! 60 paces from the deck, you have a private beachside patio shaded by Pohutakawa trees and a lovely swimming beach. A private boat mooring is available to our guests. Wake up to lapping waves and Native Bird Songs. This magic setting is sure to induce an intense state of relaxation! Newly renovated, the full wall glass sliders make for seamless, Al Fresco indoor/outdoor entertaining and access to the decks from every bedroom. For the outdoor enthusiasts, the exploration is endless with hiking trails along boardwalks, coastal headlands and primeval forests lined with New Zealand Tree Ferns and Nikau Palms. Photographers will delight in the many changing moods of sunrise and sunset on the bay. Water lovers will enjoy the paddle around the bay, either by kayak, rowing dinghy or stand up paddle board, stopping to cast a line for the ever present snapper and kawahai, pausing at the oyster farm to purchase a dozen, or paddling to the village of Russell for an espresso and ice cream! The chef will appreciate a well suited gourmet kitchen and the outdoor bamboo lined gazebo/lounge area with Adirondack Chairs and professional Weber Gas BBQ. Enjoy seasonal treats from the organic veggie/ lettuce garden. Regarded as the birthplace of New Zealand, Northland is both rich in culture and early Maori and European History. The Bay Of Islands is the "Jewel in the Crown" - a stunning region of 144 islands abundant in natural wonder and marine life.. With some of the warmest waters in New Zealand, The Bay of Islands is a paradise where you can encounter dolphins, whales, penguins and a diverse range of birdlife found nowhere else. Northland's Sub-Tropical climate makes it the perfect destination to explore throughout the year. With plenty to do, great local wine and food, exquisite hospitality and outstanding scenery, it is a rich region not to be missed.