Bourke and the Outback’s Finest Accommodation
Bourke Riverside Motel is the only accommodation of its kind with a Darling River frontage in Bourke township.
Located in a quiet spot, the Motel offers a picturesque, secure and relaxing stay away from the highway. You can even walk to dinner! We are less than 50m from 3 restaurants and 3 cafes.
Bourke Riverside Motel was created from the 1875 Telegraph Hotel and the surrounding original riverboat township. The restored and refurbished Motel now offers relaxing accommodation across 2 sites away from the highway.
Our beautiful, unique rooms have superb amenities along with secure off street parking and full video security. Motorbike and car club tours are our specialty.
We offer a range of accommodation from unique spacious heritage suites to modern budget rooms, many featuring antiques, 14 ft ceilings, claw foot baths and step in showers, in a quiet garden setting away from the highway.
There are plenty of attractions and things to do in Bourke and the Outback, such as cruising the Darling River in a paddle steamer, exploring Aboriginal history, discovering native wildlife and soaking up the sunset over stunning landscapes.
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Award Winning Motel & Gardens
Bourke Riverside Motel has achieved finalist in the Best Deluxe Accommodation (4 Star) category at the NSW Tourism Awards, winner of Most Innovative Business and Outstanding Business Presentation at the Back O’ Bourke Business Awards, and a place on the Star Ratings Gold List – Regional NSW.
Set in more than two hectares of spacious shady grounds, the beautiful gardens have won numerous awards culminating in winning Bourke and district Grand Champion Garden many times since 2002. Home for over 500 Roses (which bloom over nine months a year) the motel has been the most successful exhibitor including Grand Champion Rose at the district rose shows.