Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Bairnsdale, Australia - Updated 2022

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Situated in East Gippsland, Victoria, the picturesque city of Bairnsdale is an idyllic vacation destination due to its stunning lakes, rivers, and wetlands. It is also known for its traditions and heritage that has been well preserved. The early 20th-century St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church is a noteworthy attraction for its fascinating murals and tall tower. Other attractions that out-of-town travelers must check out include Gippsland Lakes, East Gippsland Art Gallery, Main Street Gardens, and Mitchell River, to name a few. Another good reason to visit Bairnsdale and the surrounding areas is for the strong sense of community and friendly locals. Luckily, we’ve tracked down several excellent accommodations, which are located near key attractions. Check out our list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Bairnsdale, Australia, and book your favorite one today.

1. Ballerina Room at Tara House Bairnsdale (from USD 72)

If you’re seeking an affordable bed and breakfast for two guests, then you can’t go wrong with this lovely accommodation. It will remind you of a bygone era since this is a well-maintained Victorian home, which retains its regal quality to this very day.

Moreover, it comes with several handy conveniences, such as an indoor fireplace for staying warm, WiFi access for surfing the web, and free parking on the premises for your vehicle or rental. The accommodation is in a quiet neighborhood, and there are restaurants, shops, and a theater nearby.

Ballerina Room at Tara House B & B
Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
46 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the interior is idiosyncratic though entirely comfortable
the room was also spotlessly clean and has nice amenities and lots of fresh fruit for breakfast
great historical house with lovely decorated rooms dinning room and lounge
a beautiful historic house very comfortable room and a lovely informative hostess
loved janice’s place it was very clean and well appointed
our room was spacious clean and thoughtfully decorated
the private bathroom was modern clean the bed was very comfortable and janice was very gracious
janice is super nice host
lovely old well maintained building with great hosts
janice is a lovely host in her historic home
janice was a lovely and very welcoming host
janice was a awesome host and her place tara house was exceptional
an interesting place to stay
a perfect place to stay in bairnsdale
tara is a beautiful home set among beautiful gardens in a quiet location
she gave good suggestions of local places of interest to visit
this is a great place to stay in a unique and historic house
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2. Bloomsbury Cottage

Bloomsbury Cottage is a cozy and comfortable accommodation that features two bedrooms and sleeps up to four guests. You’ll love its spacious and tidy interiors, and plentiful amenities. These include a backyard area for enjoying the outdoors, extra pillows and blankets for additional comfort, and air conditioning and heating for setting optimal room temperatures. The central business district and a train station are a short walk away.

Bloomsbury Cottage - short stay accommodation
Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
54 reviews Superhost
Entire residential home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fabulous presentation of a comfortable quaint historic cottage in the centre of bairnsdale
kitchen and bathroom amenities were very clean and well presented
beautiful cottage close to the centre of town plenty of breakfast all the facilities you might need
we had want for nothing as the amenties were quite adequate and the breakfast exceeded our expectations
the bed is very comfortable and i have a nice sleep on that night
beautiful clean comfy bed with quality linen
very clean has everything you need
beautiful comfortable extra clean little house
stephanies place was very clean and close to town
the cottage was spotless and everything looked lovely
stephanie was a great host
stephanie was very welcoming and helpful
stephanie is a wonderful host - great local tips
stephanie was very accomodating and helpful
stephanie is really welcoming and helpful highly recommended
very convenient location well stocked with breakfast items
wonderful place in a great location
great place and great location
terrific location walking distance to all shop and amenities
nice little place though and close to town
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3. Rose Cottage (from USD 68)

Rose Cottage is yet another beautiful Victorian home that now serves as an incredibly inviting Airbnb vacation rental. And it’s spacious enough for up to eight guests, making it suitable for families but even for those planning a romantic getaway.

Furthermore, it comes with several amenities. It has a private entrance for easy access to the premises, a lockbox for securing valuables, and a well-equipped kitchen for preparing your favorite meals. Also, you’ll find the main town and Mitchell River walking track in the immediate vicinity.

Rose Cottage
Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
130 reviews Superhost
Entire home 7 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rose cottage was a comfortable spacious house with great facilities
the bed was comfortable and the backyard provides a nice sitting spot
clean and tidy space
very clean & lots of nice touches
full of character clean and comfortable
great host and amazing place
amazing property and wonderful host
great communiation with the host
as advertised host helpful :)
was perfect location for us
look the location is great
close to town beautiful gardens very roomy
convenient location and a beautiful part of victoria
great old house in a good location
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4. Dee’s Cottage, Eagle Point (from USD 95)

Dee’s cottage is a beautifully renovated accommodation that’s modern and stylish, and boasts stunning views of the nearby Gippsland Lakes. It’s ideally suited for couples who want to spend some relaxing time off in the tranquil surroundings. It offers direct lake access for that added convenience, free parking on the premises, and a well-equipped kitchen for preparing all kinds of delicious meals. It’s also situated close to Eagle Point Bay, Newlands Arm, and Raymond Islands.

“Dee’s Cottage” Fully renovated country cottage
Eagle Point, Victoria, Australia
252 reviews Superhost
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a nice comfortable cottage in a lovely area
we had a very comfortable and enjoyable stay at dee's cottage
an ideal stay for a couple in a newly and tastefully renovated cottage with full kitchen amenities included
stacey’s place was divine - a cosy and comfortable space with so many thoughtful touches and amenities
it's a neat and clean little cabin that has everything you need including air conditioning for hotter days
clean cozy and relaxing
very clean and lovely place for a short stay
spotlessly clean and stylish accommodation in a peaceful environment
this is a sparklingly clean and well-appointed little cottage
the place was sparkling clean the bed very comfortable and the toiletries towels linen etc of good quality
stacey and her family were lovely hosts
friendly hosts - stacey & dave made us feel very welcome
great host who was very helpful and thoughtful
stacey was great host and was very good at communicating
stacey was super friendly and i had all the privacy i needed
located centrally to access locations like lakes entrance metung paynesville
a well designed sized and located holiday cottage -perfect for exploring the gippsland lakes
the location is very peaceful and picturesque
it is close to cafes yet tucked away with beautiful views
convenient location and friendly and accommodating hosts
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5. Eagle Bay Cottage, Eagle Point (from USD 136)

For travelers seeking the ultimate vacation getaway, Eagle Bay Cottage is sure to impress. It’s spacious enough for up to four guests, and features airy and clean rooms. Furthermore, it comes with many amenities such as WiFi access to surf the web, extra pillows and blanket for that added comfort, and a barbecue grill for cooking up a storm outdoors.

It’s a short drive away from Bairnsdale, Eagle Point and Paynesville, while the town of Lake King is just 400 m (1312 ft) from the cottage.

Eagle Bay Cottage
Eagle Point, Victoria, Australia
67 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent ammenities including kitchen rooms and wifi
immaculately clean and everything you could need including wifi books and dvd's
very clean comfortable accomodation
very clean and comfortable stay
great accommodation very clean and tidy
spacious clean relaxing and well-equipped
clean comfortable and great location
this house and the host were both superb
great space kind and responsive host
leanne's house has everything needed and she is a great host and easy to communicate with
leanne and rod are always friendly and ever-so helpful hosts
equipped with everything you could need and leanne was the perfect host
great central spot for a quiet break
great place perfect location everything you need
fabulous location easy walking distance to lake in relaxing town of eagle point
comfortable and relaxing space close to the water
great little place close to the lake
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6. A-frame house overlooking Lake King, Paynesville (from USD 100)

This modern and slick house boasts stunning views of the nearby Lake King and the surrounding parklands. It’s spacious enough for up to six guests, and features hardwood floors, modern furniture, and large windows. But that’s not all. It also comes with room-darkening shades to block the harsh sunlight, a private entrance for easy access to the premises, and a patio for enjoying the outdoors. Key attractions such as Eagle Point Bay, Raymond Island, and several restaurants are all nearby.

Views of Lake King & the Mountains
Paynesville, Victoria, Australia
234 reviews Superhost
Entire home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and the view is outstanding
john's place is a true delight: great views comfortable well stocked and a good location
the house and kitchen particularly was well stocked with anything you might need for your stay
clean homely and spacious
very comfortable clean accommodation in a beautiful spot
awesome place clean and tidy and comfy
great communication very clean and fitted with all the comforts of home
the place was spotless and we had a fantastic family holiday
john was a great host
john as the host is very accommodating and responsive to requests
john is a generous and thoughtful host
john is a fantastic host
john’s a great host and made us feel very comfortable
location nice and quiet
great location great facilities
great house in a superb and peaceful location
fantastic location big place with plenty of room
fantastic location great house which had everything and so peaceful
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7. The Cottage, Lucknow (from USD 149)

This stunningly renovated cottage will impress you with its eye-catching hardwood floors and timber fittings, which give it a rustic look and feel. Moreover, it sleeps up to four guests and comes with modern conveniences, including WiFi and a TV for your entertainment, a dedicated workspace for your laptop, and a well-equipped kitchen.

There’s also a garden, where you can relax and soak up some rays. Plus, it’s situated near major attractions of the city, such as Howitt Park, Mitchell River, and Farmer’s Market.

The Cottage
Lucknow, Victoria, Australia
37 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
warm cosy place with fast internet and a great shower
clean stylish comfortable bed lovely extra touches
clean as a whistle and lovely big backyard to boot
graham was a wonderful host he even left us a few extras to make our stay even more pleasant
lovely clean cottage and easy to communicate with the hosts
the host left lots of little extras for us which was so good
amazing location and stunning house
perfect location as well thanks
beautiful place and good location for exploring the surrounds
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8. One-bedroom guest house with lake views, Eagle Point (from USD 102)

If you’re heading to Eagle Point with your furry friends, then you’ll need a pet-friendly vacation rental. Luckily, we’ve found this airy, clean, and spacious abode that fits the bills. Also, it features a workspace desk for your laptop, a balcony for enjoying the outdoors, and a cable TV for watching entertaining shows. It’s situated near key attractions such as Eagle Point Bay, Jones Bay, and Lake King.

Eagle Point, Victoria, Australia
357 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awesome and stylish so many amenities nearby and a fantastic breakfast
wonderful breakfast with bacon (you prepare your own ) eggs and fresh coffee
the hosts mel and don encouraged us to leave the heater on when we were out
communication was excellent and so thoughtful we arrived late and the heater was left on for us
a lovely cosy guest house with a well appointed modern kitchen
fantastic getaway spot very clean and inviting
the bed is super comfy and everything was very clean
the unit is absolutely sparkling clean modern and well appointed with an excellent kitchen
spotless all very new and a great comfy bed
very clean and comfortable accommodation and hospitable host
melinda and don are delightful hosts
lovely hosts and very accommodating
melinda and don are welcoming helpful hosts
great place and great hosts
melinda and don were the perfect hosts (buffy too)
incredible location space and value
good location for visiting the lakes area and walking tracks close by
easy walk to the foreshore
easy quick drive into paynesville close to the gorgeous silt jetties
great location between paynesville and bairnsdale - a lovely part of the world
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9. Riviera Retreat, Eastwood (from USD 146)

Modern, slick, and tidy are the best ways to describe this lovely home that comfortably sleeps up to seven guests. It features airy and capacious rooms, and comes with a plethora of facilities. These include on-site cameras for added security, a private entrance, a barbecue grill, and free parking on the premises. Furthermore, it’s near key attractions such as Clifton Creek, Howitt Park, and Mitchell River walking tracks.

Riviera Retreat - in a great recreational location
Eastwood, Victoria, Australia
113 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
three roomy bedrooms and a lovely open plan kitchen living area
beds were very comfortable
love the fully stocked kitchen and the garden outside
comfortable beds made for a great night sleep
the house is a new build very nice and homely feel beds are very comfy
very clean and stylish place
the place was very clean and comfortable
very clean new modern house
a very clean modern home great spot
clean spacious comfortable quiet and modern
the host is very friendly and responsive
a great host and comfortable home
very nice place and great host
thanks to keith for being an amazing host
responsive host secure and beautiful new house with home touches
great location - quiet but still close to everything
a great place close to nice walks
very beautiful house amazing location
great place close to the town centre and local shopping centre
very restful and so close to wetland walks
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10. Three-bedroom house with a thermal hot tub, Gippsland Lakes (from USD 153)

This is a good option for travelers that want to enjoy the outdoors with a few modern niceties, such as a thermal hot tub. It’s excellently located near the picturesque Gippsland Lakes, which will help guests unwind and even enjoy recreational activities such as bird watching and fishing.

Also, it sleeps up to eight guests and comes with a wealth of amenities such as a washer and a dryer for the laundry, a TV to keep you entertained, a kitchen for whipping up delectable meals, and an indoor fireplace for staying warm during those chilly evenings. Several key attractions in the immediate vicinity include Eagle Point Bay, East Bairnsdale, and Jones Bay.

Private Lake Frontage & Artesian Hot Spa Springs
48 reviews
Entire home 8 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
brian ensured we had a comfortable private stay
the house was comfortable and tidy and had everything we needed
such a comfortable cabin with everything you need
the house was very clean and comfortable
rooms are also clean and nicely furnished
immaculate clean made us feel safe during covid
the house is well set up with clean functional facilities
the property is very well maintained and very clean
the host couple were friendly and helpful
the hosts were very welcoming and friendly
they were very helpful and quick to respond to our questions
brian and bernardine were great hosts from the booking stage
extremely helpful hosts wouldn't hesitate in recommending
the location is absolutely stunning
great trip great location and facilities
great location next to the lake
brilliant location and a lovely place to relax and unwind
we'll definitely recommend staying at bernardine's place
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Modern and Victorian accommodations near lakes and rivers

You may like modern Airbnb vacation rentals, or you may prefer staying at a well-maintained Victorian abode. At Bairnsdale, you’ll not only find the accommodation that’s right for you, but it will also be near its key attractions.

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