Russell Cottages places you next to Russell Christ Church and within a 5-minute walk of Russell Beach. This 4-star apartment has 16 guestrooms and offers an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Russell Museum and Paihia Wharf are also a short walk from this Russell apartment.


Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.


The 16 apartments feature kitchens, 2 bathrooms, and balconies or patios, and there's space to spread out with living rooms. LCD TVs come with cable channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, and bathrobes. Fireplaces, minibars, and coffee makers are other standard amenities.

Property features

Russell Cottages offers an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is available if you drive. Front-desk staff can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this luxury apartment include a meeting room, barbecue grills, and a picnic area.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 1 May to 31 September:
  • Swimming pool

Hotel Amenities

More about an apartment experience

Apartment stays allow for more space and privacy. Likely located in an urban or quieter residential area, you can live and shop like a local. Best for stays of 2 days or longer, enjoy perks like full kitchens, and space to entertain and relax with your friends and family.

Hotel Amenities

Russell Cottages features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury apartment also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Total number of rooms - 16 
  • Picnic area 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Washer/dryer  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Russell Cottages offers 16 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces and washers/dryers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Accommodations at this 4-star apartment have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Russell apartment provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and DVD players. Additionally, rooms include minibars and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • DVD player 
  • Fireplace 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Separate living room 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Microwave 
  • Minibar 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Second bathroom 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • LCD TV 

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Please note that the last ferry from Paihia to Russell departs at 10 PM. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Hotel Name

  • Russell Cottages
  • Russell Cottages House
  • Russell Cottages Hotel Russell
  • Russell Cottages New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
  • Russell Cottages Apartment

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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