Waterfront gem - 8 minute walk to Russell Village.

Bach or holiday home | Russell | #18890

9.6/10 (94 ratings)
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Waterfront location, 8 minutes walk (1 minute drive) to Russell Village.
  • Stand alone building, self-contained.
  • Outlook across Matauwhi Bay.

The Cottage is approx 50 sq metres in floor area and comprises open plan kitchen & lounge with bathroom (on ground level) and loft with Queensizesize double bed (innersprung mattress).

A large 'picture window' provides an expansive view from the waters edge out across the Bay. At full tide the waters edge reaches the front of the Cottage. French doors open to a patio area with BBQ & outdoor table.

To the right of the Cottage (facing the water) is a stretch of Reserve & trees

bordering the road into Russell Village. Parking is alongside the Cottage.

Close to shops, restaurants, cruise and tour booking office.

Special conditions: Linen - (double bed sheets, pillowslips, shower,beach & handtowels) is optional - either BYO (a water conservation item as Russell is all individual water tank supply)- or hire at NZ$37 for 1 or 2 persons per stay per week (Pillows & duvets etc provided.) Minimum Stay - two nights. Pets - sorry, strictly no pets. Cottage rates vary according to time of year, length of stay and items included.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • loft bedroom

  • Loft sleeping area

    Queen size double Futon bed with innersprung mattress.

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen $37.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Tariff 3 Summer Season
21-Nov-17 to 30-Apr-18
$230/night $230/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 1 Winter Season
01-May-18 to 31-Aug-18
$157/night $157/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 2 Spring Season
01-Sep-18 to 31-Oct-18
$179/night $179/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Summer Season
01-Nov-18 to 21-Feb-19
$230/night $230/night
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (113)

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  • This is an absolutely magical place - a fantastic romantic getaway with...

    This is an absolutely magical place - a fantastic romantic getaway with a wonderful view of the sea right in front of your window. It's our 2nd time staying here and we'll definitely be back. Don is also a delight to deal with.

    stepay19 100%|7x Nov 2017

  • Clean tidy and perfect views as per photo

    Clean tidy and perfect views as per photo

    Phillip 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Great location - right on the water and within walking distance of...

    Great location - right on the water and within walking distance of Russell. Well equipped kitchen and lounge with amazing views from the lounge window.

    GavinCa5 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Recommend to all

    Recommend to all

    AndrewB30 100%|2x Sep 2017

  • A fabulous, unique property

    A fabulous, unique property. So enjoyed our time there. Just like being on a houseboat without the movement. Contained everything we needed for a comfortable stay.

    MarilynMo5 100%|1x Aug 2017

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