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4.7 out of 5

"The bed was fantastic and spa in room. Heating was to warm. No toilet paper in room. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 14 Jun 2020

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Classic Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$160* Per night/room 15 Aug. - 16 Aug.

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

1 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe King Twin

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe King with Spa

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Description

At The Riversleigh you'll be steps from Nicholson St. Gallery and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre. Highlights at this B&B include free continental breakfast, a restaurant, and free self parking.

Free WiFi, TVs, and coffee/tea makers are featured in all 22 rooms. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Free bottled water, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

At the bed & breakfast's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Free breakfast is available on weekdays between 7 AM and 9:30 AM and on weekends between 8 AM and 10 AM.

With a stay at this 4-star Bairnsdale B&B, you'll be 17.2 km (10.7 mi) from Koala Trail and 34.9 km (21.7 mi) from Lakes Entrance Visitor Information Centre.

The Riversleigh ratings based on 82 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Riversleigh

Everyone (44) Couples (26) Family (15)
4 out of 5
The bed was fantastic and spa in room. Heating was to warm. No toilet paper in room.

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Lovely ambience very clean and close to some great pubs

Posted by , from Berwick Victoria Australia on 8 Jun. 2020

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4 out of 5
Good.. comfortable stay. Price list if the mini bar was not available and the instructions to operate the jacuzzi was not included .

Posted by on 29 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great location, fantastic breakfast and lovely staff

Posted by on 17 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 27 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Lovely heritage house with modern renovated rooms. Cosy lounge/bar and really good breakfast included. Handy location

Posted by on 9 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Loved the spa bath. Gracious accommodation. Comfortable bed, high ceilings,Great breakfast, beautiful lawn and gardens. Storage for our bikes.

Posted by on 8 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5
This is a beautiful place to stay lovely garden and friendly staff

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5
I liked the room and cleanliness as well as the room view; however, the breakfast did not meet the standards.

Posted by on 29 Sep. 2019

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden are also featured at The Riversleigh. Free self parking is available. A complete renovation of The Riversleigh was completed in March 2015. This 4-star Bairnsdale bed & breakfast is smoke free.

  • 22 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1885
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Tullamarine Airport (MEL) (302.6 km / 188 mi)
  • Train station: Bairnsdale Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Riversleigh offers 22 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Bairnsdale bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast on weekdays from 7 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 8 AM to 10 AM.

The Riversleigh has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property.

Front desk hours: Monday-Saturday: 7:30 AM-9:30 PM; Sunday: 8 AM-8:30 PM. Guests arriving outside of these hours should contact the property prior to arrival using information on the confirmation received after booking.

This property does not have a front desk.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 25 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Security system
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Gap period enforced between guests' stays 24 hours
  • Contactless check-out is available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 25 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Riversleigh B&B Bairnsdale
  • Riversleigh Bairnsdale
  • Riversleigh
  • The Riversleigh an Ascend Member
  • The Riversleigh Bairnsdale
  • The Riversleigh Bed & breakfast
  • The Riversleigh Bed & breakfast Bairnsdale

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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