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Bairnsdale Holiday Park   (AAA 4.5 stars)

139 Princes Hwy
VIC 3875

Bairnsdale Holiday Park
The park has a wide range of accommodation styles to suit all tastes and budgets. There is a large variety of sites for those who bring their own caravan or tent. Families, backpackers, couples and groups are all catered for.

Set amongst 15 acres of landscaped native gardens, which include numerous native gum trees (eucalypts) attracting many native birds and wildlife. Breakfast to the pleasant sounds of birds singing or spend the day watching the Lorikeets play and feed their young. The temperate climate is ideal to enjoy everything Bairnsdale has to offer. Such as year round water activities, bicycle and walking routes or explore the Aboriginal and European culture of the area maybe fill your days with visits to the aquatic centre, gymnasium, modern cinema and entertainment complexes, ten pin bowling, golf courses and archery.

Bairnsdale Holiday Park is located just 2km East of Bairnsdale, your choice of accommodation is just minutes from the Gippsland Lakes and all that they have to offer ~ fun and excitement on the water, leisurely cruises, water sports and wine tasting.

The nearby East Gippsland Rail Trail is a major attraction for those who enjoy cycling, walking or horse riding. Bairnsdale is only a short drive from the mountains, it is easy to spend the afternoons visiting our wonderful national parks or select one of the many Regional Drives.

Bairnsdale is located just over three hours drive from Melbourne, its the perfect base to explore the lakes, rivers, mountains, coasts and forests of the region.

Room Description

The 2 BEDROOM HOLIDAY UNIT has a Main bedroom separate from living room with Private Ensuite Bathroom, Lounge or sofa in living room, Kitchen facilities including cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery, fridge & full-size stove with stove top, or stove top and microwave, TV and video, Heating and/or air-conditioning, Iron & ironing board available. All linen provided and beds made for guests, Pillows and mattresses are provided in all cabins. Linen provided in a BIG 4 Holiday Park includes sheets, pillowcases, blankets/doonas, towels and soap.

Things To Do

Bairnsdale offer year round water activities, bicycle and walking routes or explore the Aboriginal and European culture of the area maybe fill your days with visits to the aquatic centre, gymnasium, modern cinema and entertainment complexes, ten pin bowling, golf courses and archery. Bairnsdale is located just over three hours drive from Melbourne, its the perfect base to explore the lakes, rivers, mountains, coasts and forests of the region.

Bairnsdale is the western gateway to the wonders of the region. The Great Alpine Road provides a pictorial drive to the alpine regions of Omeo, Dinner Plain and Mount Hotham. The road to Dargo and the High Planes region Bruthen passes through the Mitchell River National Park, famous for canoeing and kyacking. Bairnsdale's modern shopping and commercial facilities are set amid many fine old buildings such as the Court House and St Mary's Church. The wide main street of Bairnsdale provides a garden atmosphere between the East and West bound lanes, popular for relaxing during a busy day's shopping.

Property Facilities

The Park has many facilities for you to enjoy, from relaxing in the spa, taking a ride on the tractor to helping to feed all the animals in our very own fauna park, having a game of tennis on our Full-size Tennis Courts, watching a movie or trying one of the many video games in our Modern Games room. Other facilities the Park has to offer include; New Swimming pool, GAS BBQ's (LPG supplied), Mini Golf and Putting Green and 2 children's playgrounds. As well as all the leisure facilities on offer at the park, their is also plenty of room for your boat and trailer, as well as a car wash area set aside for your convenience. The Friendly staff will help you enjoy your holidays, with good local advice on where to go and what to see, they will also show you how to use the facilities at the park if you are unsure.

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Bally Vista & Dalfruin Bed & Breakfast   (SLF 4.5 stars)

18 MCulloch Street
Bairnsdale, Victoria, 3875

Bally Vista & Dalfruin  Bed & Breakfast

Dalfruin B&B is a glorious the 1905 hertiage home with three very different apartments set in half an acre of lovely grounds. Dalfruin Apartment Glorious period home with stained glass windows, 14" ceilings, period furniture. Three rooms to your self. Bedroom: Queen size bed, chaise lounge, wardrobe. Ensuite with claw bath, shower, and toilet. Lounge: Beautiful lounge which is just for the couple in Dalfruin TV/DVD/books,games, piano Dining room:help yourself to tea or coffee any time enjoy generous breakfast in this elegant room. Complimentary Chocolates and port Ducted heating and cooling. Rooms serviced daily. BallyVista Studio Apartment : Self contained with four poster queen size bed, lounge and dining area, DVD/TV/books,games. reverse cycle air conditionng. Kitchenette: sink, hot plate, microwave, frig,crockery etc, Spacious Ensuite: claw bath, shower, toilet, views over grounds. Breakfast: cereal, yoghurt, fruit, croissants, full loaf of bread, litre of milk, assorted condiments, assorted teas,coffee, hot chocolate, biscuits, port and chocolates...

Best Western Colonial Motor Inn   (AAA 4 stars)

335 Main Street
Victoria 3875

Best Western Colonial Motor Inn
The Best Western Colonial Motor Inn offers its guests 4 star quality accommodation, Modern Property offering 14 large units, ranging from large Standard units to Family and Spa units, All suits have queen size beds, mini bar, Refrigerator, Remote control TV, Satellite TV, Reverse cycle air-conditioner, Direct dial phones and more, Charge back facilities with all Bairnsdale`s main hotels and restaurants, Complimentary Spa and Sauna.

The Colonial Motor Inn is well positioned to Bairnsdale's main attractions, close to all main venues such as the RSL, cinema, shopping centre and only a short drive to our magnificent river, lake system, caves, snowfields and wineries.

Bairnsdale is the gateway to east Gippsland Victoriàs Jewel. The Colonial Motor Inn Bairnsdale is the ideal base to explore the range of attractions you will find available in this area whilst enjoying our 4 star accommodation.

Room Descriptions

The Standard Room has a Queen size bed plus single with ensuite, Mini bar, Refrigerator, satellite TV, Reverse cycle air-conditioner, ironing boards and data ports.

Things To Do

Top Activities:
-Archery and Mini Golf Park: Archery, mini golf and bowls at the Archery and Mini Golf Park.
-Fairy Dell Scenic Reserve: Bushwalking at the Fairy Dell Scenic Reserve.
-MacLeod Morass State Game Reserve: Birdwatching at the MacLeod Morass State Game Reserve.
-Port of Barinsdale: Swimming at the Port of Barinsdale.
-Mitchell River: Canoeing, walking or riding along the Mitchell River.
-Fishing: Fishing in the Mitchell, Nicholson and Tambo Rivers as well as the Gippsland Lakes and Ninety Mile Beach.
-Bataluk Cultural Trail: A walk that takes in aboriginal sites of historical significance.
-Adventure Activities: Sky diving and rafting.
-Howitt Bicycle Trail: An extensive trail that will take the cyclist on many routes throughout the region.
-Wine tasting: Wine tasting at the Dargo Winery, Ensay Winery, Mount Markey Winery, Nicholson River Winery and Wyanga Park Winery.
-Shopping: Barinsdale has a wide variety of shops including one of the most comprehensive shopping centres in East Gippsland

Property Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Car parking (fees may apply)
  • Cot available on request
  • Dry cleaning facilities
  • Early check-in
  • Electric Blankets
  • Guest Laundry
  • Internet Access
  • Non smoking property
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool

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Comfort Inn Kansas City   (SLF 3.5 stars)

310 Main Street
Victoria 3875

Comfort Inn Kansas City
Room Descriptions

Double Room (Two Beds)
Non-Smoking Queen Room
Non-Smoking Queen Room (Two Beds)
Queen Room
Queen Room (Four Beds)

All rooms are airconditioned and have televisions.

Central motel for Bairnsdale shopping centre. Located at gateway to the Gippsland Lakes. All rooms are air-conditioned and have TV with video cassette players.

Property Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Cable Television
  • Central Heating
  • Clock Radio
  • Cot
  • DVD Player
  • Electric Blankets
  • Guest Laundry
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • No Smoking indoors
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Spa Bath
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Video

Comfort Inn Riversleigh   (SLF 3.5 stars)

1 Nicholson Street
Bairnsdale VIC 3875

Located 150m from the CBD in a quiet street overlooking the Mitchell River heritage listed Comfort Inn Riversleigh awaits you. Circa 1886 this magnificent building consists of 20 stylish rooms with own ensuites including grand, deluxe, spa and std rooms. Our award-winning restaurant is open Mon-Sat where the freshest local produce is matched with an extensive wine list including some of Gippslands finest. Nearby attractions include the Gippsland Lakes, Buchan Caves, Rail Trail ride walking tracks and numerous wineries. The Gippsland Aboriginal Arts Corporation gives you an opportunity to view paintings, prints and artefacts. Business travellers are always welcome and will appreciate the convenience of our fax and wireless Internet connection. Whether it is business, a midweek getaway or a romantic weekend interlude the Riversleigh experience awaits you.

Wattle Point Retreat   (SLF 5 stars)

200 Wattlepoint Road
Bairnsdale 3875

Wattle Point Retreat
There are 12 seperate fully self contained lodges set amongst 20 acres of bush on the edge of lake victoria in the gippsland lakes.

Ranging from one to four bedrooms, with amazing water and bush views, log and gas fires, warm and comfortable lounge, dining and private BBQ areas, private outside decks, dvd, tv, cd players, and full kitchens.

Wattle Point Gippsland Lakes accommodation guests stay in secluded seperate cedar lodges which overlook the lake, or nestle in acres of pristine Banksia, Wattle and Eucalypt forest.

Swim in the indoor heated pool. Relax in the luxury of the outdoor mineral spa. Enjoy the sauna or a game of tennis. Hire a pushbike to explore the nearby state reserves. Hire a canoe, kayak or small sailboat. Fish, ski, windsurf, bushwalk. There is also a private jetty.

Simply sit on your verandah and enjoy the beauty of the natural flora and fauna, watch the mood changes of the lake, sip on a local wine and relax.

Room Description

3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom
Luxury spa, sleeps 6-8 people.
3 Bathrooms, full kitchen, full dining room.

Property Features

  • BBQ For Unit
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Parking
  • Boating
  • Bore Water
  • Breakfast by arrangement
  • Bush Walking
  • Canoeing
  • Car Parking
  • Conference Facility
  • Fishing
  • Heated Indoor swimming pool
  • Internet connection
  • Iron & Board
  • Jetty
  • LPG
  • Meeting Room
  • Mooring
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Public Phone
  • Range of DVD's
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Spa Pool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis

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Information on Bairnsdale, VIC

Local Museum
Photo 01/03/2008 submitted by Gary Pope, Many Thanks

Bairnsdale is the commercial and retail hub of the region and is East Gippsland's largest town. Situated on the Mitchell River, Bairnsdale is a three hour drive from Melbourne on the Princes Highway.

In the neighbourhood:
Eagle Point (9km); Flaggy Creek (15km); Metung (21km); Waterholes (21km); Tambo Upper (27km); Kalimna (30km); Lakes Entrance (32km)

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