Duke of Marlborough

Bridget Haagh
35 The Strand

No. of Meeting Rooms4
Create a memorable experience for your team and hold your conference at a New Zealand Icon in the stunning Bay of Islands.

The Duke of Marlborough Hotel (affectionally known as “The Duke”) is a 4.5 star Hotel offering a unique conference venue where you can embrace the history and charm of New Zealand’s first licensed Hotel, which has been operating since 1827. Located on the waterfront in the heart of historic Russell, The Duke is a truly majestic setting with excellent conference facilities, an exceptional food and beverage offering and an abundance of activities on it’s doorstep for your conference to enjoy while in the Bay of Islands.

With an award winning restaurant (featuring in Cuisine Magazines NZ top 100 restaurants) The Duke offers exquisite cuisine and exceptional service with a menu that show cases locally sourced seasonal produce. Being New Zealand’s first licensed Hotel the bar has an extensive wine list offering over 100 different wines and has a wide section of craft beer.

The Duke of Marlborough is a newly renovated 4.5 star hotel with 38 rooms offering several different types of accommodation, including spectacular waterfront rooms with their own balcony and views across the water to Waitangi treaty grounds and Paihia. On site facilities include a gymnasium, tennis courts and the ocean on its doorstep. The Duke has also recently opened a boutique motel called The Duke Motel with 9 units providing additional accommodation.

The Duke has an on-site conference manager to help plan the details of your conference to ensure it is tailored to meet your needs and the planning of your conference runs smoothly.

View The Duke's Conference Pack here.

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