Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Bairnsdale

The riverfront, gardens and island views are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Bairnsdale. Well known for its kayaking, coffee shops and spas, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Bairnsdale

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bairnsdale a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Koala Trail (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bairnsdale

Bairnsdale is famous for its stunning river views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bairnsdale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • McLeod's Morass Wildlife Reserve (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Mitchell River Silt Jetties Gippsland Lakes Reserve (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Ninety Mile Beach (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Lakes Entrance Lookout (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Ninety Mile Beach (26 mi / 41.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bairnsdale

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Bairnsdale Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Bairnsdale?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 112 holiday rentals around Bairnsdale. From 8 cottages to 87 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Bairnsdale is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bairnsdale?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bairnsdale. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • McLeod's Morass Wildlife Reserve: 208 holiday rentals
  • Bairnsdale Clocks: 207 holiday rentals
  • Bairnsdale Station: 212 holiday rentals
  • Bairnsdale Historical Museum: 209 holiday rentals
  • Nicholson St. Gallery: 215 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bairnsdale listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Bairnsdale?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 8 Cottages in Bairnsdale. Our other popular types of Bairnsdale holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 87 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 8 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 8 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bairnsdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Bairnsdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.