Great Alpine Road Visitor Guide

GREAT ALPINE ROAD VISITOR GUIDE | PAGE 81 PAYNESVILLE At Captains Cove, you will find 16 beautifully appointed apartments, perfectly located on the waterfront in Paynesville. If you’re planning a trip to the beautiful lakeside village of Paynesville, here are two places where you can stay right on the waterfront – and so can your boat... Mariners Cove Providing motel or apartment style accommodation, Mariners Cove is perfect for your next lakeside holiday, weekend escape or simply to relax on a business trip. Choose your accommodation from one of 15 spacious, air-conditioned motel units or eight fully-self-contained apartments – all with water views. Watch a passing parade of boats from the privacy of your own balcony or private jetty. You can even bring your own boat and have it at your front doorstep. The close proximity to many of Paynesville’s popular eateries means guests only have a short walk to enjoy them at any time of day. With a short walk to the Raymond Island Ferry, you can cross the canal to enjoy the relaxed lifestyle of island residents, who are fortunate to live amongst the koalas and extensive wildlife in this pristine environment. Paynesville has large expanses of waterfront lawns and many picnic tables, BBQs and lake-edge walks. Farmers’ and makers’ markets are regularly on the calendar. For details, drop into the visitor information centre based in the town’s Library/Community Centre. To book a stay at Mariners Cove, or find out more, visit Captains Cove At Captains Cove you will find 16 beautifully appointed waterfront apartments perfectly located on the Paynesville canals in the heart of the Gippsland Lakes. The fully-self-contained apartments have luxurious king beds in the master bedroom, overlooking the water. Guests also enjoy a smart TV, high-speed Wi-Fi, and a spacious lounge area, fully self-contained kitchen and laundry. With two outdoor patios, you can look across the canal by day or watch the stars at night. You’ll get that holiday feeling as soon as you drive through the entrance of Captains Cove, which is set in a wonderfully peaceful environment. Each apartment has a private mooring/jetty and BBQ right out the front of the apartment. There are also some fabulous resort facilities, including an indoor heated pool, a tennis court and basketball ring, as well as bike, SUP and kayak hire. The three-bedroom, two-storey waterfront apartments are affordable for couples and smaller families, with rates based on only the number of bedrooms used (a maximum of two guests per room). To book or find out more, visit Stay right on the waterfront and close to it all At Mariners Cove in Paynesville, you can watch the boats from your own balcony or private jetty. MOTEL & APARTMENTS P: 03 5156 7223 P: 03 5156 7444 PB10964