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Apartments Lakes Entrance

The Gippsland Lakes offers a world class holiday experience in a simply beautiful setting. Lakes Entrance, Paynesville & Metung provides an incredibly scenic region from which to explore the Gippsland Lakes, which make up the largest inland waterway in the southern hemisphere. When looking for holiday apartments around Lakes Entrance, consider Captains Cove, where luxury accommodation is available for a competitive price.

Captains Cove is located on the shores of the Paynesville canal harbour, a sheltered and picturesque region perfectly placed in the centre of the Gippsland Lakes. Our 18 beautiful apartments offer everything you could possibly want, and will have you feeling relaxed in no time.


Beautiful Apartments in the Perfect Location

When you arrive, you'll understand that you couldn't have booked apartments that offer a better location than Captains Cove. Our guests have direct access to:

  • The Lakes- Not only are the amazing Gippsland Lakes right at your front door, but you will have your own private jetty from which you can take a boat out and explore them. We have a boat washing and fish cleaning area, and if you are lucky enough to catch something you can grill it on your private barbecue. We also offer kayaks and paddle boards, which are excellent ways to explore the beautiful waterways.

  • Paynesville - Enjoy exploring this picturesque village in the heart of the Gippsland Lakes. Stroll along the Esplanade at sunset and have a memorable meal at one of the many eateries before retiring to your beautiful Captains Cove apartment on the Gippsland Lakes for the night. The Fisherman's Wharf Cafe is a favourite eatery for tourists and locals with it's prime location right on the McMillan's Straits, Paynesville. Enjoy a meal or a drink and watch the boats sail by.

  • Raymond Island- This special island is located in the middle of the Gippsland Lakes, and is home to a huge number of koalas & kangaroos. Catch the special chain-ferry over to the island to view these cuddly critters in their natural habitat. Explore the island by foot, car or bike. Whatever you choose you will be bound to see Australian wildlife at it's best.

  • Lakes Entrance- Only a 50 minute from Paynesville also has plenty to offer, both on the water and off. Try your hand at any number of water sports, or visit the sea shell museum to see over 10,000 beautiful shells. Enjoy a visit to one of the great wineries in the area for a delicious local drop and fantastic meal.


Captains Cove can deliver this and so much more. Our relaxing apartments are tucked away and right in the centre of the Gippsland Lakes, so you will never run out of things to do.

Captains Cove Offers the Best Facilities

Captains Cove offers more and better facilities than any other apartments near the Gippsland Lakes. With our fully self-contained waterfront apartments as well as our luxury resort, you won't even need to leave Captains Cove to have an amazing holiday. Here's just a taste of what we can offer our guests:

  • Friendly reception and tourist information 7 days a week

  • Full size tennis court

  • Indoor heated swimming pool

  • Bike hire

  • Kayak & SUP hire

  • 1, 2, and 3 bedroom rates

  • WiFi available in each apartment

  • Fish from your own private jetty

  • And more!


For the best apartments, book your stay at Captains Cove. Our central location on the Gippsland Lakes and range of facilities will ensure that you have an amazing holiday.


Contact Us

Captains Cove
Waterfront Apartments

19 Mitchell Street, Paynesville, 3880

  03 5156 7223

  03 5156 0928

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