Bourke Riverside Motel
Address3 Mitchell Street BourkeSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
An oasis in the desert, this rambling historic motel with an enchanting riverside garden has eclectic rooms with antique furniture and an array of good and bad artwork.
Our independent authors have visited Bourke Riverside Motel and selected this as one of our recommended accommodation in Bourke.
Description provided by property
Set on a lovely 2-acre property, Bourke Riverside Motel offers a large outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi. Built in 1877, this restored motel features a garden BBQ area and an observation deck.
All rooms have been uniquely decorated with classic colours and furniture. They include a TV, DVD player and tea/coffee making facilities. Some feature a fireplace or a kitchenette with a microwave.
Guests can go fishing on the river or just relax on the paddleboat observation deck. The lovely cabana provides a quiet outdoor reading area. Free off-street parking is available.
Diggers On The Darling Restaurant across the road serves lunch and dinner including Wild Australian Barramundi and lobster. Motel charge backs are available.
Bourke town centre is 5 minutes’ walk from the Riverside Motel. Back O’ Bourke Gallery is 11 minutes’ drive. The Gundabooka National Park is 1.5hrs drive from the property.
If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Bourke Riverside Motel in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.
Services & facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
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