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Prices from $200 to $350 per couple
Matauwhi Bay,Russell. Bay-of-Islands, Northland. N.Z.
Phone: 09 403 7310
Mobile (and SMS): 0274993063
Address: 16 Hope Ave, Matauwhi Bay, Russell
Contact Person: Liz Lyons
Directions: OUNUWHAO is on the MAIN road INTO the Russell village from the vehicular ferry: Approx. 8 k.m. drive or 10 mins by car. Look for an historic villa, on your right in Matuawhi Bay: sign outside.
OUNUWHAO is a unique, heritage, heart Kauri homestead, relocated from the West Coast, opened in 1992, after extensive restoration.
Our Guestlodge looks directly to Matauwhi Bay, a sheltered anchorage for yachts, and alongside a grassed reserve, bordered by 80 year old Norfolk pine trees.
Wrap-Around verandahs allow guests to sit and relax and take-in the tranquil waters of the Bay, whilst enjoying complementary afternoon tea/supper or a glass of wine/beer.
Four luxurious guest rooms with ensuites, claw-foot baths and separate showers, are decorated in traditional wall papers and tiles; offers every home comfort, whilst enjoying the best of linens and modern bathrooms.
Seperate GARDEN SUITE offers s/king bed with spa bath and private verandah over-looking the cottage gardens and roses in summer-time.
No cooking facilities, but with sink, bench, fridge and micro-wave for a simple meal or snack.B/fast is included.
WELCOME each new day with a delicious home cooked breakfast like no other: Fresh juice, Granola or Bircher Muesli, fresh seasonal fruits from our orchard/organic gardens, freshly baked bread/muffins, jams from our orchard trees, freshly percolated coffee and teas, followed by a YUMMY daily special.
Ounuwhao is a great spot to investigate Russell.