About FANTAIL Mill
About Us
FANTAIL Mill is one of the most unique and distinctive accommodation complex's in the far north with four luxurious self-contained studios, and built in the manner of a 1800s mill town overlooking Orongo Bay in the sunny Bay of Islands, Northland and just a few minutes drive to the beautiful and historic seaside village of Russell.
"Your visit to Fantail Mill begins when you turn right off Russell road and into Lichen Lane, then first right up Toi track where you enter the property through the majestic columns with wagon wheel gates. Travelling along the hedge lined sweeping driveway to the beautiful private setting of Fantail Mill nestled into the colorful gardens & bush set on one & a half acres of coastal land.
FANTAIL Mill is a private pristine estate offering four luxurious studios catering for two adults per studio with queen beds fitted with luxury linen, tea & coffee making facilities, fridge, microwave, tv, tiled bathrooms & free WiFi. A safe and secure carpark is provided.
SET on one & a half acres of coastal land with beautiful colorful subtropical gardens, large palms, manicured lawns & native bush which abounds with bird life including fantails, wekas & kiwis which can frequently be heard calling at night along with the call of the moreporks (NZs little native owl). Here you can explore the grounds, take a drink or read a book on one of the several sets of Cape-cod chairs scattered around under the shady canopy of the trees & watch the antics of the Tui's & Fantails or go across the road & walk the board walk & watch the fish under your feet or continue the three kilometer walk into Russell"