Captains Cove absolute waterfront
Relaxing on your own private jetty
Watersports at your Doorstep
Bring your boat or hire one
Captains Cove view
Indoor heated swimming pool
Enjoy with friends
Waterviews of the Lakes
Master bedrooms with a view

Captains Cove Resort

Address: 19 Mitchell St, Paynesville, Victoria 3880

Phone: 03 5156 7223  |  Fax: 03 5156 0928  


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Paynesville presents Captain's Cove, the most affordable four star, waterfront apartments on the Gippsland Lakes. Each exclusive apartment has its own private jetty in Gippslands' most protected and popular waterfront mooring for holiday and boating enthusiasts.

Captain's Cove consists of cleverly appointed, spacious, two storey, three bedroom apartments in the heart of the Gippsland Lakes premier township.

Each apartment is fully furnished and has a private barbecue and sundeck facing out over the water. One of the best features of the resort is that you can holiday with your friends or family next door.

Boating enthusiasts have easy access to Loch Sport, Metung and Lakes Entrance, and fishing is accessible into the Nicholson, Tambo and Mitchell Rivers, and Lakes Victoria, King, and Wellington.

Captain's Cove has an indoor heated swimming pool and tennis court for exclusive use. Also available for hire are bikes, kayaks and stand up paddle boards. All bedding and towels are supplied. Easy walk to local village, cafes and restaurants. Fantastic location, and easy access to short day trips by car.

Rates are based on the number of bedrooms required. All Master bedrooms overlook the water.

Content: Captain's Cove

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

One Bedroom Waterfront Apartment

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Overnight - One Bedroom
Rates are seasonal and are available on the website or by contacting Captains Cove directly


Overnight - Three Bedroom
Rates are seasonal and are available on the website or by contacting Captains Cove directly


Overnight - Two Bedroom
These are indicative rates. Please contact or view the website for further details.


Three Bedroom Waterfront Apartment

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One Bedroom Waterfront Apartment
Please contact them for a quote or enquire via their website. Rates are seasonal so please contact them directly for the best rates.


Two Bedroom Waterfront Apartment

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2 Bedroom Waterfrong Apartment
Rates are season and are vailable online or by contacting Captains Cove directly


Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

One Bedroom Waterfront Apartment

One Bedroom Waterfront Apartment's are fully self-contained apartments boasting absolute safe water frontage. The spacious apartments are three bedroom and two bathroom apartments. Fully self contained kitchen and large living area the apartment is complete with two private decks and is only a couple of steps to your private jetty. Indoor heated pool, tennis court, kayak and bike hire and free wi-fi are available for your enjoyment.18

Three Bedroom Waterfront Apartment

The Three Bedroom Waterfront Apartment offers spacious waterfront apartment's with three bedrooms and two bathrooms, fully self-contained with a full compliment of towels and linen. The master bedroom and main living area have amazing view of the canal and each apartment has absolute waterfrontage. A private deck on each apartment offers a barbecue on a private deck and a place to unwind and relax overlooking the water. Free wi-fi, indoor heated pool, tennis court, kayaks and bikes.18

Two Bedroom Waterfront Apartment

This room type is a spacious three bedroom apartment where you choose two bedrooms. Fully self contained apartment with kitchen, two bathrooms, large living area and tow private decks. Private jetty is just a few steps from the front door.18

Payment methods accepted

Cheque  EFTPOS  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

To confirm a reservation one night accommodation is required.

Local directions

Follow Princes Highway through Bairnsdale, turn into Paynesville Road before Mitchell River bridge east of Bairnsdale, continue 16 kilometres to Paynesville right at roundabout (Main Road) left into King Street, cross bridge left at blue tennis court into Mitchell Street.


  • BBQ facilities
  • Bicycle hire
  • Car park
  • High chair
  • Marina facilities
  • Swimming pool - heated
  • Sun deck
  • Tennis court - full size
  • Water sports gear


  • Birdwatching
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing - Fly
  • Jet Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Water skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Reception opening hours

Check in:  2:00pm

Check out:  10:00am


  • Visitor Information Centre

Disabled access

One of their apartments is wheelchair friendly with a ramp to the front door and a wider shower.

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