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

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)
Transport

Travelling to and around Bairnsdale

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

Where to stay near Bairnsdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday rentals near Bairnsdale. From 76 Houses to 15 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bairnsdale for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Bairnsdale Station: 219 holiday rentals
  • McLeod's Morass Wildlife Reserve: 216 holiday rentals
  • Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre: 212 holiday rentals
  • Nicholson St. Gallery: 222 holiday rentals
  • Robb Street Gallery: 244 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bairnsdale listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Bairnsdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 76 Houses in Bairnsdale. Our other popular types of Bairnsdale holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 15 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 15 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 15 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bairnsdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Bairnsdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.