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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens, wheelchair access
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens, wheelchair access

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available

Explore the area

    Popular LocationRussell Museum3 min walk
    Popular LocationRussell Christ Church4 min walk
    Popular LocationFlagstaff Hill15 min walk
    AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands)58 min drive
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  • Classic Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed OR 1 King Bed
    More detailsClassic Room
  • Superior King Balcony

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior King Balcony
  • Waterfront Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsWaterfront Room
  • Premium Room Seaview

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsPremium Room Seaview
  • Small Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsSmall Room
  • Superior Room, Courtyard

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, Courtyard
  • Waterfront Apartment

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsWaterfront Apartment
  • Classic Room, Courtyard

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsClassic Room, Courtyard

About this area

Russell

Located in Russell, The Duke of Marlborough Hotel is in the historical district and on the waterfront. Russell Christ Church and Waitangi Treaty Grounds are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Russell Beach and Tapeka Point. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving and hiking/biking trails.
Visit our Russell travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Russell Museum - 3 min walk
  • Russell Christ Church - 4 min walk
  • Flagstaff Hill - 15 min walk
  • Long Beach - 17 min walk
  • Tapeka Point Historic Reserve - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 58 min drive

Restaurants

  • Duke of Marlborough — 1 min walk
  • Marina Cafe Opua - 21 min drive
  • Nikau Restaurant - 26 min drive
  • Alfresco's - 26 min drive
  • El Cafe - 27 min drive

About this property

The Duke of Marlborough Hotel

4.5-star luxury hotel near Russell Beach
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business centre, a meeting room and dry cleaning are on-site. All 38 rooms feature modern comforts such as plasma TVs with satellite channels, free WiFi and iPod docking stations. Guests will also find fridges, free local calls and hairdryers.
The Duke of Marlborough Hotel offers 38 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and a hairdryer. Plasma televisions come with satellite channels.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2018.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

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

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM: NZD 15.00-27.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre

Outdoors

  • Garden

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Renovated guest rooms – December 2018
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV/satellite channels
  • iPod dock
  • Plasma TV

Food and drink

  • Fridge

More

  • Free local calls
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 9 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 15.00 and NZD 27.50 per person (approximately)

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

National rating

This Hotel property has been rated 4 star plus.

Property is also known as

Duke Marlborough Hotel
Duke Marlborough Hotel Russell
Duke Marlborough Russell
The Duke Of Marlborough
The Duke of Marlborough Hotel Hotel
The Duke of Marlborough Hotel Russell
The Duke of Marlborough Hotel Hotel Russell

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Duke of Marlborough Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Duke of Marlborough Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Duke of Marlborough Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Duke of Marlborough Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Duke of Marlborough Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Duke of Marlborough Hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 9 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Duke of Marlborough Hotel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is The Duke of Marlborough Hotel located?
Situated on the waterfront, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Russell Beach, Russell Museum and Russell Christ Church. Tapeka Point and Flagstaff Hill are also within 15 minutes.
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

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4.3/5

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5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Fantastic location in a beautiful restored historical building
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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The staff at reception were extremely friendly and nothing was too much. All staff in bar and restaurant were great considering the busy Election weekend.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Excellent location with a great restaurant and friendly staff Would definitely stay again
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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The upgrade has been sympathetic to the age of the building and has included many photos and items that background the history
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Beautifully presented hotel good food helpful staff.Lovely log fire.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

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