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The Riversleigh is a boutique 22 room hotel, that provides the perfect weekend getaway or corporate retreat.

The Riversleigh is conveniently located in the central business district in Bairnsdale on a quiet street overlooking the Mitchell River. This historic hotel, an East Gippsland icon, dates back to 1886. The Riversleigh's three Victorian terraces were renovated to their original elegance in 1987 and has recently undergone a major refurbishment to provide modern day comfort within the original elegant surrounds.

The Riversleigh is set in the heart of Gippsland. Within an easy drive of the high country, mountain resorts, rainforest drives, the Gippsland Lakes, along with Ninety Mile Beach and full fishing activities.

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Price & booking


$155.00 - $185.00

Classic Queen

Room capacity: 2

The Riversleigh's classic rooms offer queen size beds with luxurious linen and towels, stylish furnishings, flat screen television and free wireless internet. Perfect for the corporate traveller or overnight retreat.

Deluxe King

Room capacity: 3

The deluxe king rooms are spacious and modern with room to stretch out and relax. With a king bed, private ensuite, magnificent high ceilings, flat screen television and comfortable armchairs.

Executive Suite

Room capacity: 4

The spacious executive suites feature a separate bedroom and living area and are perfectly suited to those guests who want a little more space. There's a king size bed in the master bedroom and a divan that folds to a queen size bed in the living area, a private ensuite, kitchenette, magnificent high ceilings, flat screen television, private balcony and a comfortable armchair for those guests who want a home away from home.

One Bedroom Apartment

Room capacity: 4

The Riversleigh now offers a fully self-contained, modern one bedroom apartment. Ideally suited to corporate guests requiring extra space and facilities or couples travelling with one or two children. Located on the ground floor with direct access to the manicured garden. The kitchen is fully equipped with oven, hotplates, microwave, full fridge, coffee machine, toaster, kettle, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery. Private ensuite with quality fittings and fixtures. Luxurious guests towels provided. Separate bedroom to living area

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  • Car park
  • Communal lounge
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Laundry
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Birdwatching
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details
Internet Points:
  • Free Wifi