History, charm, good food & glorious views


Sam Neill, Actor Otago NZ June 2017.

Splendid! Thanks Guys, Sam Neill, NZ > Read more

Woodrow Moss & Mathew Lawson London UK

A fantastic stay with warm superb hosts , Thank you > Read more

Wendy Lloyd & Friend South Africia

We were so warmly welcomed to your perfect spot. Thank you for your warm hospitality, delicious fare, and gorgeous well appointed accommodation. We loved your 4 legged family too. All the best for this wonderful adventure of yours. > Read more

Ian & Muriel Whangarei NZ, May 2017

A wonderful place to celebrate our anniversary, we will almost certainly be back. Thanks for your hospitality, Thanks to you both - Fantastic ! > Read more

Andrei & Anna, United Kingdom April 2017

What a fantastic stay. Definitely the best breakfast in town. This is a beautiful place and would love to come again. Many thanks Peter & Greg for a wonderful stay > Read more

Dave & Nicola Blackmore, Napier Hawkes Bay NZ

Our first time to Russell and we loved it. Thanks Peter & Greg for great hospitality ! > Read more

Andrei Popescu, April 2017

We had an absolutely great time at Arcadia Lodge in Russell. The accommodation was fantastic: clean, spacious and with great views. Oh and the breakfast was the best we've had in New Zealand! > Read more

Suzie & Lee Hemsley, Perth Western Australia

A wonderful stay, thank you Peter & Greg. You've been so generous and such lovely hosts. > Read more

Norma & David Carmandy, New Hampshire USA, April 2017

The stay here has made our Honeymoon the greatest... We want to stay forever > Read more

Elmar Esser, Cologne Germany

A great place to stay, a warm welcome from Peter & Greg, a fantastic breakfast, just a beautiful spot > Read more

Rachel Hennessey & Daren King, Warkworth NZ, 30/12/2016

Russell is gorgeous and there is no nicer place to stay, just lovely, thank you > Read more

Bianca Muhren & Harrie Vroegop, Holland/Russian Fed., 20/12/2016

Superb in every which way. > Read more

Matt & Niki Shaw, Taunton, UK, 17/12/2016

The most wonderful start to our NZ adventure. A beautiful location with superb hospitality. Thank you both so much. > Read more

Gerald, Geneva, Switz. 1/11/2016

A splendid well designed and furnished house, a pleasure to stay in a beautiful surrounding. A stay to remember. > Read more

Oliver & Lesley Fenton, DewsburyUK, 8 Feb 2016

Every bit as good as Audley said. Relaxed but efficient and friendly - Thanks. > Read more

Richard & Sarah Pearson UK, 4 Feb 2016

Wonderful stay, wonderful hosts. Totally relaxing, loved every minute. > Read more