Located on the waterfront of Russell in the Bay of Islands, the Duke of Marlborough Hotel offers an outstanding restaurant, accommodation, and event venue. Holding New Zealand’s first liquor licence, this historical beauty has been lovingly restored and offers her visitors a great place to relax, unwind, and watch the world go by.
Boasting two stunning decks overlooking the water, two dining spaces, and a charming garden bar, the Duke restaurant cannot be beaten on location. Or for that matter food! Serving up delectable delights for lunch and dinner The Duke of Marlborough restaurant is at the heart of this historical hotel and offers breakfast for its in-house guests. The menu showcases locally sourced seasonal produce, presenting a new take on classic favourites.
– 37 rooms ranging for Classic to Waterfront Luxury
– 1 self-contained bungalow
Features and Amenities
Most rooms feature shared balconies with views over the waterfront or the township – Complimentary Wi-Fi, Sky TV, tea and coffee making facilities, ensuites, I-pod connectivity, and smart TV’s.
With panoramic views over the water, magnificent sunsets, and outstanding food and service, our Grand Ball Room offers flexible function spaces able to cater for larger functions or more intimate occasions. We have a dedicated wedding and function team who have a wealth of experience in running weddings and functions making sure each event is unique and special.