Riverview Boutique Motel

4 Wellington Drive Nambucca Heads NSW 2448

The Riverview Boutique Motel was built in 1887 and has been beautifully refurbished to offer quiet comfortable Bed & Breakfast style accommodation in a tranquil setting.

Rated at 3½ stars, our Motel overlooks the grandeur of the Pacific Ocean and the delightful Nambucca River and offers relaxed sophistication with a countryside ambience. You'll enjoy breathtaking views from your own private balcony.

Our Nambucca accommodation retreat is ideally located close to surfing beaches, tennis courts, river, shops, clubs, tavern and many excellent restaurants.

Everything has been taken into account to ensure that your stay is both comfortable and memorable so you can just relax, unwind and enjoy the warmth and welcome of good old country hospitality.

We invite you to join us at Nambucca’s very own hidden gem, and soak up some of Nambucca Valley's special holiday magic.

Features and Facilities

Our Nambucca Heads property is situated in an absolutely idyllic location.

Casually stroll along riverside boardwalks which pass over the water and on through mangrove copses.

Continue onwards to superb ocean beaches. Sight dolphins from Wellington Point, they're truly there at close range! Whales may also be sighted during their annual migrations.

Swim, surf and fish along unspoilt beaches. Take a nature walk through the rainforest with its abundance of bird life. It's all right there; literally at our front door!

You may wish to just relax with a good book and a glass of wine on your balcony. You won't find a nicer spot.

You'll love the ambience of this fine old mansion, with its ultra high ceilings, polished floorboards and casual ambience.

Our Facilities

Our eight individual spacious rooms each feature:

  • Attractive ensuite bathrooms
  • Extremely comfortable Queen size beds
  • Reverse cycle air-conditioning and ceiling fans
  • Private balconies off each room
  • Flat screen TV with FOXTEL
  • Refrigerator
  • Combination clock radio
  • Electric hairdryer for your convenience
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Dining Breakfast

Our breakfast room is the perfect start to your day with delicious hot and continental breakfasts available for you to choose from.

Lunch & Dinner

For lunch or dinner you may choose from two fantastic restaurants within a mere 50 metres walk from our establishment.

Furthermore, you will be pleased to learn that there are a further nine excellent restaurants within less than 500 metres easy stroll from our Motel.

Local Area and Attractions

Nambucca Heads is a coastal holiday centre in a subtropical climate. The town is located on a ridge which runs out to a headland at the mouth of the Nambucca River, 512 km north of Sydney.

Visitors quickly discover the unspoilt natural beauty of Nambucca including the safe beaches, wide waterways and tranquil streams, lush farmlands and sweeping forests of the hinterland.

The Gordon Park Rainforest and Nature walk is uniquely located in the midst of the residential area.

At the Vee Wall - Break wall entrance at the Nambucca River, artistic endeavours are now encouraged and lovers, believers, families and visitors return year after year to preserve their efforts.

There are suspended boardwalks out to the Vee Wall - break wall which links to a walk way that runs all the way to the highway, making a beautiful river walk.

There is excellent fishing from the River and boat hire available close to the Motel.

Just some of the many things to do and see at Nambucca Heads are:

  • River cruises
  • Waterskiing
  • Swimming
  • Aqua bikes
  • Canoe hire
  • Tandem surf kayaking
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Golf
  • Bowls
  • Gym
  • Squash
  • Tennis
  • Horse riding
  • Museums
  • Scenic attractions
  • Rafting
  • Bush and rainforest walks


Wellington Drive is 50 Metres south of the Nambucca Heads Post Office, take the first turn to the left across Lower Lee St and follow our drive way to the back, the car park is at the back of the building.

Nambucca Shire Council

Postal Address

PO Box 177
Macksville NSW 2447

Street Address

44 Princess Street
Macksville NSW 2447

Visit our Information Centre:

Nambucca Heads:

Nambucca Valley Visitor Information Centre
57 Riverside Drive
Nambucca Heads NSW 2448
ph: (02) 6568 6954