Get an overview of this hotelRiverfront bed & breakfast with free breakfast and bar/lounge


Located in the heart of Bairnsdale, this bed & breakfast is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Nicholson St. Gallery and within 3 mi (5 km) of Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre and McLeod's Morass Wildlife Reserve.

Property Features

This smoke-free bed & breakfast features a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include conference rooms, laundry facilities, and free newspapers.

Room Amenities

All 20 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find room service, premium bedding, and espresso makers.

The Riversleigh, an Ascend Member

1 Nicholson Street Bairnsdale VIC 3875

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The bed & breakfast offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Bairnsdale bed & breakfast also offers a garden, a picnic area, and coffee/tea in a common area. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

The Riversleigh, an Ascend Member is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 20 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1854 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast.

The Rivergrill - This restaurant specializes in Modern European cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8 AM - 7 PM
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.
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.


Check-out time is 10:00:00

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 20 per stay.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 20 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Riversleigh Ascend Member Hotel Bairnsdale
  • Riversleigh Ascend Member Hotel
  • Riversleigh Ascend Member Bairnsdale
  • Riversleigh Ascend Member
  • Riversleigh Ascend Member B&B Bairnsdale
  • Riversleigh Ascend Member B&B
  • The Riversleigh an Ascend Member

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

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

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