Cloud 8 Russell, Bay of Islands

Bach or holiday home | Russell | #29234

9.6/10 (20 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Great view with constant activity in the little harbour below to keep your interest.
  • Spacious and airy open plan living area. Well equipped with everything for a comfortable stay
  • The deck area is ideal for meals or relaxing, in shade or sun.

Welcome to Cloud 8, so named because we are perched high above Russell with the most amazing views across the bay towards Paihia and Waitangi.

The house is a generous, open plan, up to date place to relax and recharge with private areas as well if you seek solitude. It is fully equipped for the discerning while Ideal if you seek to chill out

Russell is a very special town steeped in the history and romance of a past era. It is also the base for numerous activities both on land and water and in the evening stroll down to the town to our many restaurants or even just fish and chips on the deck

Or you can just relax and enjoy a barbecue back on the sundeck – the evenings are long and mild and the sunsets are beautiful. You may even catch a glimpse of dolphins cruising around the wharf. There is always something happening on the water. There are also many beautiful walks around Russell and two beaches for swimming, within short walking distance, one a white sandy surf beach.

Russell is famous for its water activities such as sailing, cruising out to the Hole in the Rock, dolphin watching, fishing, paragliding, diving.

If that is not your thing there are art galleries and museum and Pompallier Mission where the French Catholic missionaries made prayer books in the Maori language and they run it as a working museum – something not to be missed.

In the morning wake up in your comfortable king size or queen bed to the sound of the native birds’ chorus, then take your breakfast outdoors.

Cloud 8 is a modern holiday home with updated furnishings, a good size, easy managed kitchen and open plan living. Fridge, freezer, microwave, and dishwasher provided. It is the perfect base for your fun filled Bay of Islands Holiday.

Ample parking space is provided


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2,

    1 x King bed

  • Bedroom 3, twin beds

    1 x Split King bed

  • Master suite Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes public holidays.

*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 (20)

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  • The perfect place for comfort and beautiful restful views of Russell and...

    The perfect place for comfort and beautiful restful views of Russell and surrounds.

    ValerieHa5 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Stunning view

    Stunning view

    AndreaGa4 100%|2x Feb 2018

  • Beautiful elevated views close to Russell centre

    Beautiful elevated views close to Russell centre. Spacious, comfortable, clean in peaceful surroundings.

    ClaudiaRo1 100%|2x Feb 2018

  • We loved it here

    We loved it here. Stunning location, the view from the deck is perfect, could sit there all day. The house is spacious and has all you need for a great stay. Well stocked kitchen, plenty of seating inside and out. Would highly recommend this bach/house.

    KatyP871 100%|2x Jan 2018

  • Great house and great hosts, couldn't have asked for more!

    Great house and great hosts, couldn't have asked for more!

    rocham870 100%|5x Jan 2018

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