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Commodore's Lodge

Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (3)
Overview
The Strand, Russell 0202 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Spa
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews great location excellent amenities swimming pool hot tub new managers in easy walking distance hell hole lovely hotel water front a great stay overlooking the water spa tiles motel bbq unit waterfront
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family of 5 had a fantastic stay here on our way south. The rooms were well equipped and clean. We had a one bedroom overlooking the pool with a small kitchen, a bedroom with double bed and 2 singles in the living area. The...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank dunkov
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location, directly opposite the beach, very relaxing. Hosts Sue and Hamideh were really friendly and helpful. Kids were impressed with the clean pool and spa plus unlimited wifi. Highly recommended!

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank June A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great location, right in the heart of Russell and walking distance to all stores & restaurants. Plus walking distance to beautiful Long Beach. The hosts are wonderful, and the motel units had everything we would want with a motel unit. The pool is...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank C8393EVdebbiew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived and greeted by Sue, she was so helpful it was impressive. Our room was one of the studios at the front, which was simply the best. view was magnificent. You could sit and watch a moving picture all day and listen to the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Rizzla33
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Lovely hotel with new managers who are wonderful – friendly and helpful. Great location on the front, next to the Duke, but quiet, built around a large pool and jacuzzi Excellent huge rooms (even the budget room!), with coffee and microwave, (others include cooking also)....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Description
Welcome to Commodore's Lodge, your Russell “home away from home.” Commodore's Lodge aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after More year. Commodore's Lodge is a romantic motel offering a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and a seating area in the rooms. Plus, guests can enjoy a pool, which has made this a popular choice among travelers visiting Russell. Commodore's Lodge makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. Russell has plenty of cafes. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Hell Hole, Delish Coffee and Ice Cream, and The York Street Cafe, which are serving up some great dishes. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Phantom Sailing (0.1 km), Flagstaff Hill (0.7 km), or Pompallier Mission and Printery (0.4 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. Commodore's Lodge puts the best of Russell at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Spa
Hot Tub
Kids pool
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$131 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Commodores Hotel Russell
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$131 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Commodores Hotel Russell
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Russell
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Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (3)
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"One of the rooms overlooking the pool if you have kids"
dunkov
6 days ago
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"If you are a couple, ask for the seafront studio rooms."
Rizzla33
2 weeks ago
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"Even the budget rooms are huge."
Andy7P
18 Nov 2018
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"Room 12 has water views"
F3246XPjulieh
22 Mar 2018
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