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The Gables Waterfront Apartment

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View of beach from balcony
Excellent
23 reviews
View of beach from balcony
Dining area
Living area
Living area
Living area
Rear courtyard
Twin bedroom
Master bathroom
Front of the apartment (upstairs)
Russell waterfront beach
Balcony of the lounge
Main bathroom
View for the upstairs balcony
Russell waterfront beach
Kitchen
Kitchen
Master bedroom
Master bedroom
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Russell, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island
The Gables Waterfront Apartment is housed in a lovingly restored historic building on the Russell foreshore. Built on whalebone foundations by Joseph England, a shoemaker, in 1847
its pitsawn kauri walls could tell a hundred stories.

The luxuriously appointed apartment is 2 storied, with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. 'Reach out and touch the water' views of the bay to Waitangi and Paihia. Glorious sunsets, yachting, fishing and boat activity, plunging gannets and the occasional dolphin are just a few reasons to enjoy the historic township of Russell. The apartment has its own private courtyard entrance. The living, dining and kitchen areas open through french doors onto the balcony terrace, the perfect place for morning coffee or an aperitif before dinner.

Fully furnished with all new appliances, the well equipped kitche...
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About the Owner, Jenny &
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 23 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 23 reviews
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Misspar
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in March 2018

The attention to detail is very impressive and is an ideal apartment for two couples sharing as it offers two extremely comfortable and well appointed spotlessly clean bedrooms and bathrooms. The living room and kitchen have a WOW factor being both extremely comfortable and enjoying a wonderful view of the sea. The central position of the apartment could not be...

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1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

This is the third time we have stayed in this beautiful apartment with stunning views over the water and harbour. It's really comfortable and spotless - the owners have done a great job. When sitting on the balcony you can watch the activity all along the waterfront. The location is amazing! We ate in the Gables Restaurant below - the...

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Thank you - so pleased you love the apartment as much as we do!

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

Russell is an iconic destination in New Zealand with historic buildings to visit, beautiful beaches and daily boat trips to see marine life and islands to explore. The Gables Waterfront Apartment is the perfect location for visitors: seconds from the wharf, the historical buildings and the many restaurants and bars. The apartment is spacious, supremely comfortable ....... but the wow...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
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$266
A$250
$266
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$1,864
A$1,750
1 Mar 2018 -
30 Apr 2018
Shoulder Season 1
3 nights
$399
A$375
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$2,423
A$2,275
1 May 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
Shoulder Season 1
3 nights
$266
A$250
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1 Oct 2018 -
19 Dec 2018
Shoulder Season 1
3 nights
$399
A$375
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Fees
  • Additional guests: $44 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
30% deposit required on confirmation of the booking, the balance is payable 30 days prior to arrival.
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About the neighbourhood
The Bay of Islands boasts 144 Islands and many secluded bays it is one of the finest maritime parks in New Zealand. There is an abundance of marine life, including whales, penguins, dolphins, gannets the famous blue and black marlin. The Bay offers many activities to choose from; sailing, diving, hiking, sky diving, jet boating, beaches, dolphin excursions, golf, fishing charters, fine harvested local food, wine, arts and crafts, Cape Reinga, Ninety Mile Beach and cruising to the Hole in the Rock.

Russell: Russell Kororareka is a small, historic seaside village on a peninsula in the eastern Bay of Islands. Since the 1700s it has provided a haven for visitors, offering shelter and hospitality. Because of its relatively remote location it retains an island quality and a charm that reflect...
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