Orongo Bay Homestead

Orongo Bay Homestead is an exclusive, historic country house with fine cuisine, sequestered in 15 acres of lawns and native bush with natural spring water and views across the sub tropical Bay of Islands. Separate architect-designed guest suites.

Per night
$295 - $350

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Orongo Bay Homestead is known as the First American Consulate dating to the 1860's. The impressive, fully restored, two storey homestead is an exclusive, historic country residence with fine wine and renowned cuisine.

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Sequestered in 15 acres of lawns, native bush and organic gardens, it enjoys views across New Zealand's sub tropical Bay of Islands to the Waitangi Treaty grounds.

The homestead discreetly includes every modern facility including high-speed wireless internet. There are three private rooms all with generous en-suite bathrooms - the private pond edge Retreat, the two-storey Teal Suite with picnic deck and architect-designed, lofty Pacific Room

Special advance purchase deal for summer is $295 per suite, including breakfast.


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Physical address

Orongo Bay Homestead, 45 Aucks Road, Orongo Bay, Russell, Northland, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
24 hours, 7 days.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
40 mons drive to Bay of Islands airport
Proximity to town:
5 min drive to Russell waterfront restaurants
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $295.00 - $350.00
Further pricing information:
Room rate is reduced to $350 for the 2016 NZ summer. Pre-payment qualifies for further discount to $295 per room (no cancel) including bakehouse breakfast - conditions apply. Charges for one child sharing a room with 2 adults will also be dropped when prepayment is made. Unsuitable for infants.

Language support

  Written Spoken
French YES NO

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