Duke Of Marlborough Hotel - Russell

35 The Strand, Russell, New Zealand, 0202  show map
 4 stars
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Duke Of Marlborough Hotel - Russell

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The beachfront 4-star The Duke Of Marlborough Hotel provides modern rooms with a beautiful view of Bay of Islands.

This hotel is set in the center of Russell, just 3.6 km from Paihia Harbour. The property is set within 1 km distance from the city center.

The hotel is set next to a museum and a church.

The Duke Of Marlborough Hotel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Kerikeri/Bay of Islands airport.

Rooms

The Duke Of Marlborough Hotel offers 24 rooms fitted with a personal computer, a kitchenette, a laptop-compatible safe, a dining area and individual climate control for a comfortable stay in Russell. Some rooms overlook the bay. There are en suite bathrooms with free toiletries, a Jacuzzi and a shower along with a fridge, coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant serving local dishes on site. A variety of dishes are served in Duke of Marlborough and The Wharf, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests will make use of a luggage storage, a safe deposit box and free self parking as well as a meeting room, a business center and a copier.

Relax

Leisure facilities include a tennis court, a diving centre and a golf course. Such sports activities as lawn tennis and fishing are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Diving center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Duke Of Marlborough Hotel - Russell Russell location
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Hotel Address:

35 The Strand, Russell, New Zealand, 0202

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City Center
  • Russell
    700 ft
Airports
  • Kerikeri/Bay of Islands (KKE)
    11.9 mi
  • Whangarei (WRE)
    37.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Duke of Marlborough (cuisine: Contemporary)
    0 ft
  • The Wharf - Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: New Zealand)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    24

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Rooms and availability

Duke Of Marlborough photos Room
Small Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
Duke Of Marlborough photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE STANDARD

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center400 ft

Local attractions

  • Paihia Harbour2.2 mi
    Paihia harbour, Bay of Islands, Paihia
  • Action World2.7 mi
    54 Puketona Rd, Paihia
  • Aroha Island Ecological Centre8.4 mi
    177 Rangitane Loop Rd, Kerikeri
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds2.3 mi
    1 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia
  • Haruru Falls5.5 mi
    Waitangi River, Paihia

Near the hotel

  • Just Imagine Gallery300 ft
    25 York St, Russell
  • Russell Museum900 ft
    2 York Street, Russell

Restaurants nearby

  • Duke of Marlborough0 ft

    Address: 35 The Strand
    Phone: +64 94037829

    75% likes this, based on 232 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

  • sally's restaurant400 ft

    Address: 25 The Strand
    Phone: (09) 403 7652

    71% likes this, based on 162 reviews
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 20

  • Tuk Tuk Bancock300 ft

    Address: 19 York Street

    58% likes this, based on 6 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • The Wharf - Restaurant & Bar100 ft

    Address: Russell Waterfront
    Phone: 09 403 7771

    64% likes this, based on 112 reviews
    Cuisine: New Zealand
    Price Range: USD 17 - USD 25

  • Crusty Crab Takeaway300 ft

    Address: 2 Cass St
    Phone: 9 4037 754

    72% likes this, based on 41 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    24

Hotel Awards

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Duke Of Marlborough Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Duke Of Marlborough

Average guest rating

8.8out of 10
Superb
Based on 49 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
8.5
Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The location is amazing and the restaurant el fresco is perfect to watch the sunset. The food is excellent as is the service.

    The room we had was very basic, no wardrobe or space in the bathroom. The corridoors dimly lit and the carpet in the bedrooms was so rough we could't walk around in bare feet! The building is old and it shows, however, the place has it's charm.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location, ambience, food, character.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I liked the great service from friendly, efficient, professional, non-intrusive staff. I loved the friendly atmosphere I loved the waterside views I enjoyed the feeling of rest and relaxation

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Location

    The service in the Restaurant. Breakfast buffet limited ,space and choice

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Lovely old hotel with lots of character. Excellent location, very friendly staff and a good menu. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Handy location and pleasant surrounds

    The restraunt is always a challenge, fabulous food but the head waiter has the attitude that it is a privilegde to dine there, rather than that they are there to make your experience good!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The Duke's central location, one can pretty well walk wherever you want to go in Russell from the Duke and if you wish to go further afield Fullers booking office is right next door and they'll attend to any enquiries or reservations you may need. The Duke's staff were welcoming, friendly, courteous and at all times very professional. The Cuisine was great, my 9 yr old gt.grandaughter really loved the Steamed Green Lipped Mussels in Garlic and White Wine, in fact had them twice in one day. Russell is a very special place and if you haven't been there you don't know what you are missing. I just love it and you may quote me.

    The elderly may have a problem with the stairs. I was disppointed with the Calamari, it definately wasn't crispy but everything else including the staff was delightful.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I cannot fault the place. Staff all friendly and helpful and food presentation quality quanity and taste EXCELLENT.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Exceptionally friendly staff at reception and in the restaurant. Bed very comfortable. Very good menu and extensive wine list. Excellent complimentary continental breakfast. Foyer /restaurant/lounge bar have the upmarket appearance of a gentleman's club.

    We don't like duvets and prefer blankets. With the duvets up, we were too hot, and with them thrown off, became too cold with the result that sleep was interrupted at least twice during the hight.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    charm and ambience, history

  • Couple
    9.6

    The food was amazing the Bungalow was lovely and the views amazing!!

    All the parking had been taken up by the time we checked in.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Spent 3 weeks touring New Zealand and we both agree that our best lodging was at the Duke of Marlborough.

  • Single
    9.6

    The Duke of Marlborough is in a very picturesque location on the sea front. I was glad that I decided to stay in laid back Russell, which is a lovely town with tasteful shops and cafes. Back to the hotel,,,the staff are very helpful and friendly. Buffet breakfast was included and free wi fi.The bedroom was comfortable. The evening meal was exceptionally good. I had a wonderful stay and I would recommend it.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Great location, luxurious accomodation, fantastic meal

  • Couple
    9.6

    Location was perfect. The deck looking out across the bay makes you want to sit there all night and drink one or more of the 100 wines on offer. The staff are very friendly and even helped carry out bags up the stairs. Room was very pleasant. Comfy bed and smartly tidied by room service. Food was excellent - especially the fresh fish.

How to reach hotel

hotel Duke Of Marlborough Hotel - Russell Russell location
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Hotel Address:

35 The Strand, Russell, New Zealand, 0202

Get directions
City Center
  • Russell
    700 ft
Airports
  • Kerikeri/Bay of Islands (KKE)
    11.9 mi
  • Whangarei (WRE)
    37.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Duke of Marlborough (cuisine: Contemporary)
    0 ft
  • The Wharf - Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: New Zealand)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    24

Hotel Awards

New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedRussellDuke Of Marlborough

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

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