Sunset Cottage - Russell area, Bay of Islands

Bach or holiday home | Russell | #4120

9.3/10 (43 ratings)
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Excellent sea views
  • Stand alone cottage
  • 4 minutes drive to Russell Village

Sunset Cottage – so named for the outstanding sunsets which can be observed from its high vantage site overlooking Orongo Bay. The Cottage has extensive views from its sunny location, out across the sheltered Bay to Waitangi in the distant west and native bush areas to the north east. Swimming & surf at Long Beach, a few minutes drive away.

Orongo Bay – 4k’s (4 minutes drive) to historic Russell village, halfway between the Russell vehicle ferry port and Russell village.

The Cottage: The dwelling is a modern, ‘stand alone’ weatherboard unit ‘built for two’.

Other features are: self-contained, one bedroom with queen size bed, bathroom with shower, toilet,vanity, heat lamps & electric towel rail, tv, radio & cd/dvd unit, bbq, microwave, fridge, cutlery & crockery & wood fire for cosy winter evenings, (wood included).

Sunset Cottage… another great ‘Hideaway Holiday’ Bay of Islands location!


Special conditions: Prices NZD include gst tax - Winter season 1 May - 31 Aug $110 for 1 or 2 guests per night. 1 Sept - 31 Oct $115 p/night.1 Nov- 30 April $139 p/night. Minimum 2 night stay. Linen optional - (bedsheets,pillowslips, towels ) - Either BYO or hire @ $35 total for 1-2 guests for stay. Other bedding (pillows, duvets etc ) provided. Cottage rates vary according to time of year, length of stay and items included.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $35.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Peak Season
18-Dec-17 to 30-Apr-18
$139/night $139/night
2 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-May-18 to 31-Aug-18
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
Spring Season
01-Sep-18 to 31-Oct-18
$115/night $115/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season
01-Nov-18 to 18-Mar-19
$139/night $139/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 (85)

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  • Great location, nice and quiet

    Great location, nice and quiet. Removed from the town so super private but not too far away. And the oysters were amazing!

    jril011 new member Dec 2017

  • Don you have a very nice place & it was a pleasure...

    Don you have a very nice place & it was a pleasure to be able to stay. If we ever get back to Russell we will stay again.

    richld574 100%|9x Nov 2017

  • Sunset Cottage is the ideal holiday home for two

    Sunset Cottage is the ideal holiday home for two. It is well equipped and set up very thoughtfully for a relaxing and enjoyable stay.

    IanDo194 new member Nov 2017

  • The cottage was very cosy - we enjoyed it a lot

    The cottage was very cosy - we enjoyed it a lot.

    Chamolie 100%|2x Jul 2017

  • Beautiful location

    Beautiful location. Stunning view. Very cosy in wintertime.

    fiones922 100%|1x Jun 2017

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