The Commodores Lodge

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
The Strand, Russell, 0202, New Zealand
4.5 out of 5 rating 29 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Commodores Lodge in Russell, you'll be on the beach, within a 5-minute drive of Flagstaff Hill and Long Beach. This motel is 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from Paihia Beach and 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from Paihia Wharf.


Make yourself at home in one of the 11 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Your Select Comfort bed comes with down comforters and Frette Italian sheets. Rooms have private furnished balconies. 32-inch flat-screen televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Additional features at this motel include complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Russell Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Russell Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Russell Christ Church - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Pompallier Mission - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Tapeka Point - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Flagstaff Hill - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Long Beach - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Tapeka Point Historic Reserve - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Paihia Wharf - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Paihia Beach - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Bay of Islands Marina - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Manawaora Bay - 16.5 km / 10.2 mi
Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 18.5 km / 11.5 mi
Waitangi Golf Club - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi
Waitangi Mountain Bike Park - 20.8 km / 12.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Commodores Lodge is Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 38.7 km / 24 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
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

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds

  • This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

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

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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 per day

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 30.0 per day

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

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Picnic area
  • -Garden
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Terrace
  • -Children's pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • -Free bicycles on site