Too slow? Tap to enable Text-only mode.

You can turn images back on in the main site menu.

Text-only mode
Tap to turn on Nearby mode to see events, attractions and accommodation near you.

The Riversleigh


  • Deluxe King room
  • Classic Queen room
  • Executive suite
  • Guest bathroom
  • Balcony
The Riversleighen - mobile map
Book now

The Riversleigh is a boutique 21 room hotel, that provides the perfect weekend getaway or corporate retreat.

The Riversleigh is a boutique 21 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.

Read more

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

$155.00 - $185.00

Classic Queen
Deluxe King
Executive Suite
One Bedroom Apartment

Room types

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


  • Car park
  • Communal lounge
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Laundry
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture

Internet Points

  • Free Wifi


  • Birdwatching
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling

Reception opening hours

Check in: 2:00pm

Check out: 10:00am


  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation


Disabled access available, contact operator for details