Orongo Bay Homestead

Self Rated: 4.5 out of 5
45 Aucks Road, Russell, 0272, New Zealand
4.0 out of 5 rating 3 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Russell, Orongo Bay Homestead is on the boardwalk, within a 5-minute drive of Russell Museum and Russell Christ Church. This 4.5-star bed & breakfast is 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from Waitangi Treaty Grounds and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Bay of Islands Marina.


Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 3 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring heated floors and flat-screen televisions. Your Tempur-Pedic bed comes with premium bedding. Rooms have private balconies. Satellite programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages or enjoy recreation amenities such as a sauna. Additional features at this Colonial bed & breakfast include wireless Internet access (surcharge), wedding services, and a fireplace in the lobby.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Dinner by arrangement serving guests of Orongo Bay Homestead. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Local cuisine breakfasts are available daily from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle and a ferry terminal shuttle are provided for an additional charge.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Bay of Islands Marina - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Russell Christ Church - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Russell Museum - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Pompallier Mission - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Russell Beach - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Flagstaff Hill - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Tapeka Point - 6 km / 3.8 mi
Long Beach - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Tapeka Point Historic Reserve - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Paihia Beach - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Paihia Wharf - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Manawaora Bay - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 13.3 km / 8.3 mi
Waitangi Golf Club - 14.3 km / 8.9 mi
Haruru Falls - 15.5 km / 9.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL) - 247.2 km / 153.6 mi
Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 33.2 km / 20.6 mi

The preferred airport for Orongo Bay Homestead is Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

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 front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Free in-room WiFi is limited to 15 minutes per stay

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

  • Fee for local cuisine breakfast: NZD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 15 for multiple minutes (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 120.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 100 percent

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

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Picnic area
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Sauna
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -WiFi (surcharge)
  • -Private winery tours
  • -Off-street parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Uncovered parking