Hananui is one of New Zealand's best kept secrets!

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Haere Mai, come and explore Russell and the Bay of Islands

Hananui Lodge is located right on Russell's waterfront with unobstructed sea views and the Hananui Apartments are air conditioned and are located on York Street. The apartments do not have sea views, but they are only 100 metres from the water's edge.

Whether you are looking for a romantic hideaway accommodation, a holiday of action and excitement, or somewhere special to take the family - Hananui Lodge and Apartments can accommodate your every need. Your hosts, Kirstine and Shane, who live onsite with their two young children, focus is on providing guests with great service to make their stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Click here to see some of their reviews. They can't wait to show off what the Bay of Islands has to offer.

Steeped in history this romantic town of yester-year will intrigue and delight you. From dining at award winning restaurants, to walking or biking on an historic heritage trail, or quite simply reading a book on the beach - when you stay Hananui Lodge and Apartments in the heart of Russell, you can have the best of both worlds.

Let your journey begin!

What our guests say

Our hosts were fabulous and made our stay very enjoyable. Location was on the water front and we could sit in our courtyard area and see the sea and activity in Russell. Sipping a glass of wine, watching the boats and soaking up the relaxed atmospher... Read More