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T: 03 5155 2444

Lakes Entrance Backpackers


Discover East Gippsland

Use Lakes Entrance as a base to explore the diversity of East Gippsland


Shops, Bus & Beach closeby

A short stroll to shops, beaches, cafes, restaurants and bus …


Hostel Accommodation

Choose from dormitory, twin, double & family rooms …

Room Selections

Choose from a variety of room configurations – 4 per room, twin, double or family rooms available.

Common Areas

Catch up on the local TV, check your emails, and cook up dinner in a real kitchen.

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Bike/Kayak Hire

Explore East Gippsland’s Rail Trails on Bike or venture onto the water with a Kayak.

Explore Gippsland from Lakes Entrance

Riviera Backpackers is situated on Cunninghamme Arm, part of the greater Gippsland Lakes. The perfect spot to unload your backpack, unwind from your travels and see the sights of Lakes Entrance.

Being the only Backpackers Hostel in Lakes Entrance, Riviera Backpackers offers you a comfortable bed, cosy rooms, open plan Common Room, BBQ and Laundry facilities, all under one roof.

With everything at your doorstep, you can wander across the road to Ninety Mile Beach and experience the beauty of untouched beaches and dunes. Or, hire a canoe and discover the length and breadth of the Gippsland Lakes.

Just down the road, a short stroll away, is the cafe strip of Lakes Entrance, supermarkets, police, internet access and train/bus stops right outside. To discover East Gippsland, make Riviera Backpackers your base.

Backpacker Accommodation

Room Configurations

  • 56 Beds in total
  • Five Rooms – 4 per room
  • Six Double Rooms
  • Two Twin Rooms
  • Two Family Rooms
  • Two Ensuite Rooms

Checkin 10 am – Checkout 10 am


  • Access via Clarkes Road
  • Off street car and boat parking
  • Laundromat
  • Common Room – TV – Kitchen
  • Internet Access available
  • Barbecue area
  • Bike and Kayak Hire

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$25.00 Adult, multi-share
$18.00 – $22.00 Under 15s
$50.00 Double
$60.00 Twin
$30.00 Single
$58.00 – $70.00 Ensuite per double/twin
Family Rooms available – please enquire
No Pets Allowed

3 Clarkes Road, Lakes Entrance
T: 03 5155 2444

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So much to see and do …

East Gippsland is an adventure playground for those with the “explorer spirit”.

Experience the pristine waterways of the Gippsland Lakes, 400sq km of rivers, lakes and estuaries. Cross the Footbridge to Ninety Miles of untouched golden beaches and dunes from Lakes Entrance.

Venture into the High Country, going back in time amongst ancient rock formations and old growth forests. Delve deep into Limestone Caves at the Buchan Caves National Park. There’s always something to do in East Gippsland.

Riviera Backpackers – T: 03 5155 2444 – 3 Clarkes Rd, Lakes Entrance

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