The Bure | Self Contained Luxury Accommodation Russell

Property Overview

  • Expansive Sea Views
  • Luxury Accommodation
  • Idyllic Location
  • Self Contained

"The Bure" is perfect self contained accommodation. A hideaway for 2 people. Nestled in private lush tropical gardens of frangipani, hibiscus and bananas, it is only a short jaunt down the steps to heart of the town of Russell, the historic wharf and Bay.Stay for a night, a long romantic weekend, or while away a week or two in our picture perfect retreat.

Our pristine beaches are a favourite with all. Many other walks are close by, and a ferry trip around the bay is waiting at the end of Russell Wharf. Adventure Sports, boating, diving, and fishing are all available. The Bay of Islands Swordfish Club, is the oldest in New Zealand, and the historic Russell Flagpole, cut down by Hone Heke in the 1800's now stands again.

The Bure consists of one double bedroom,lounge, ensuite, private decking, and gazebo with barbeque facilities. Complimentary use of a double sea kayak. and itineraries and wish lists can be arranged.

We cater for picnics if you wish to go sight seeing for the day.

Your hosts will ensure your stay in “The Bure” and the romantic historic Russell Village will leave you with great memories.


Here is some information we hope will be useful before making a booking to stay with us. Please feel free to email us for clarification or to ask questions we have not managed to answer.

Confirmation of Booking
Once we have received your completed booking form and 30% non-refundable deposit, your booking will be confirmed by email including a receipt for your deposit. Final payment must be received no later than 30 days prior to arrival. For bookings made closer to arrival date, Christine the property manager will outline the conditions that apply.

Changes to your Booking
Should you require to change your booking please advise us immediately so that we can attempt to accommodate your request. Any changes will be confirmed to you in writing. We anticipate that many guests will have travel insurance, however, please note our cancellation policy.

Changes to confirmed bookings will incur an administration fee of NZ$50.00.  We will acknowledge all amendments/changes/cancellation in writing.

Cancellation Policy
A 30% non-refundable deposit is paid on booking. Cancellation within 30 days of arrival will incur a 40% cancellation fee. Cancellation within 14 days of arrival, no refund will be given. If, during your stay, you shorten the length of your booked holiday, there will be no refund.

Internet transfer (direct credit) is the preferred option for payment.

Minimum Stay
The minimum stay is 2 nights except over Christmas/New Year and Easter periods, statutory holiday weekends and school holiday periods when special conditions apply. Please contact Christine the property manager for details.

Maximum number of guests
The property is set up for a maximum number of 9 guests.

Arrival and Departure times
Your accommodation will be available by 3.00pm and departure time is 10.00am unless prior arrangements are made which will be dependent on other bookings. Christine will arrange to meet you at the property on your arrival unless other arrangements are made.

Linen and towels are provided. For longer stay guests, bed linen is changed once per week. Please use the beach towels provided for all outdoor and beach use.

Pets, Tents and Smoking
Neither tents nor pets are permitted at Beach House. This is also a non smoking property. Smoking is restricted to designated areas outdoors.

We anticipate that you will leave the property in the condition you found it on arrival. Cleaning services can be provided at an additional cost by prior arrangement with Christine on booking

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Make a Booking Enquiry

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