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The Riversleigh

1 Nicholson St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 12 Hotels in Bairnsdale
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Canberra
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Full of character and charm, we thoroughly enjoyed our short stay. We didn't stay long enough to take advantage of the location on the river, but there was a range of places to eat in walking distance and we enjoyed a great pub meal. The room was large and comfortable, and the whole building was beautifully decorated with stained glass... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I have been in far better ! The Riversleigh is a boarding house that needs dusting. I stayed over the Christmas period with my wife, fortunately for only one night. We had a front " river facing " room but could not see the river for trees. At daybreak the noise from the birds on the opposite side of the... More 

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Mount Gambier, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We only stayed for one night in transit to Melbourne. riversleigh is easy to find, close to CBD for shopping or eating out. The rooms are very comfortable and reminded me of my grandparents home in Melbourne. Bedding and linen were of a good standard . Breakfast was adequate , staff attentive. Only dissapointments were that the garden areas were... More 

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Gyor, Hungary
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Beautifully restored old-style hotel with few rooms. Staff is very-very friendly, rooms are good equipped (eg. Nespresso coffe machine in every room, above of the usual stuff), strong free wifi in the entire building. Very good value for money. Unfortunately there is not much to see in Bairnsdale, but a perfect place to sleep over if you do your roadtrip... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The room was lovely, and the attention to detail was excellent. Breakfast was adequate. It poured with rain when we stayed and there was obviously a drainage problem as guests had to wade out in bare feet carrying their luggage aloft to their cars. Must be fixed!

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We stayed here overnight and found this hotel on Tripadvisor. It was excellent value, with personable country service. The bed was heaven, linens and towels luxurious and we slept very soundly. There is no lift to the second floor rooms so lugging suitcases is a bit unpleasant up stairs and slamming doors by those in neighbouring rooms was a bit... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
42 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We didn't expect to stay in Bairnsdale and certainly did not expect to stay at this accommodation. We are so pleased we did. This glorious old residence is now a proud (may I say) boutique place to stay, with delightful bedrooms, great bathroom (if a little sparse) and the Nespresso coffee maker in the room. Downstairs is the bar that... More 

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Kalamunda, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This is a beautiful old property, but features up to date decor and accessories. Comfortable bed, good bathroom, very clean! Beautiful breakfast in a lovely dining area. Highly recommend this accomodation. Great service - thankyou very much.

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Canberra
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We were very taken with this beautifully restored old hotel, its antique but fresh decor, exceptionally alert and helpful staff and excellent bar. A BnB just doesn't come better than this if you want atmosphere and style.

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10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

outstanding service by Stuart!Checked us in and then was serving behind the bar. A jack of all trades and a master of everything. Conference facilities are perfect for any corporate event, food was superb (calamari to die for). rooms very comfortable with luxury towels and amenities. Feedback would be to put towel hooks on back of doors. Thanks for a... More 

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Address: 1 Nicholson St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Bairnsdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Bairnsdale
Bairnsdale Comfort Inn
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#3 Family Hotel in Bairnsdale

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