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 features

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.

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

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

  • Bairnsdale Historical Museum: 223 holiday lettings
  • McLeod's Morass Wildlife Reserve: 221 holiday lettings
  • Bairnsdale Station: 224 holiday lettings
  • Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre: 220 holiday lettings
  • Nicholson St. Gallery: 227 holiday lettings

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 78 Houses in Bairnsdale. Our other popular types of Bairnsdale holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bairnsdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Bairnsdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.