Russell is the centre of the beautiful Bay of Islands tourist Mecca and offers historic buildings, boating, fishing, swimming, diving and walking activities at your doorstep.
Passenger ferries run continuously across the Bay to Paihia and Waitangi with the old Treaty grounds and golf course. There are many day trips for fishing and sightseeing departing Russell wharf and overnight trips from Opua.
Explore Russell peninsular with its kauri forests and walk over the hill to the old whaling station at Whangamumu harbour. Access via Bay of Islands airport near Kerikeri or by road from Whangarei and Auckland. The car ferry at Opua operates between 6:40 am and 10 pm.
Bookings accepted for Christmas 2013 onward.
Extras: Cleaning (2 Nights Stay ONLY) (Required, NZ$100.00 per stay); Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;