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Eagles Nest

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Private beach
Private beach
Private beach
4 outdoor pools

Overview of Eagles Nest

Eagles Nest

5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
60 Tapeka Road, Bay of Islands, Russell, 0202

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationFlagstaff Hill7 min walk
  • Popular LocationRussell Beach16 min walk
  • Popular LocationTapeka Point Historic Reserve3 min drive
  • AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands)47 min drive

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About this area

Russell

Located in Russell, Eagles Nest is in the historical district and on a private beach. Pompallier Mission and Waitangi Treaty Grounds are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Tapeka Point and Flagstaff Hill. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and skydiving nearby.

What's nearby

  • Flagstaff Hill - 7 min walk
  • Russell Beach - 16 min walk
  • Russell Museum - 18 min walk
  • Russell Christ Church - 19 min walk
  • Tapeka Point Historic Reserve - 3 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hell Hole Bagels - 16 min walk
  • Tuktuk - 16 min walk
  • Crusty Crab - 16 min walk
  • Duke of Marlborough Hotel - 17 min walk
  • Diggers Restaurant - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 47 min drive

About this property

Eagles Nest

Upscale lodge on the beach, with 4 outdoor swimming pools
Spend the day on Eagles Nest's private sand beach or relax by one of the lodge's 4 outdoor swimming pools. All 5 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and iPod docks. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include kitchens with fridges and hobs.
Eagles Nest offers 5 forms of accommodation with fireplaces and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to balconies. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 50-inch LED televisions come with premium digital channels, DVD players and pay-per-view films. Accommodation at this 5-star lodge has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, separate dining areas and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include washers/dryers and minibars. Microwaves and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

4 outdoor swimming pools and 5 hot tubs are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, a sauna and a fitness centre.

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

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms available. Services include facials, body treatments and manicures and pedicures.

Awards and affiliations

Eagles Nest is listed in the 2010 Condé Nast Traveller Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking on site
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle up to 5 mi
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle
  • Free shopping centre shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • 4 outdoor pools
  • 5 hot tubs
  • Fitness centre
  • Free bike hire
  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours
  • Mountain biking
  • Sauna
  • Scooter/moped hire
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • 4 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Full-sized fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Separate dining area
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Washer/dryer

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (17000 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Firepit
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down duvet
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 50-inch LED TV
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Dishwasher
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Fridge
  • Hob

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Children's slippers
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Fireplace
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laundry detergent
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Washer and dryer
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 6:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: NZD 2000
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: NZD 2000
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 540 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 540 (roundtrip), (up to 2 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 2000 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 2000 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

EAGLES NEST Russell
EAGLES NEST Villa
EAGLES NEST Villa Russell
Eagles Nest Lodge Russell
Eagles Nest Lodge
Eagles Nest Russell
Eagles Nest Lodge Russell

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Overall score and ratings

5.0

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 2 out of 2 reviews
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
1st Wedding Anniversary
Perfect romantic escape for our 1st wedding anniversary. Stunning and private location and in room chef was a fantastic way to cap the experience.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Incredible
The most incredible place I've ever stayed. The First Light villa was absolutely beautiful, and the service was unbelievable. Highly, highly recommend to anyone travelling to this area.