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Resting above the jewel-toned lagoon, Capella Lodge is the only Island accommodation that commands spectacular views of the ocean and awe-inspiring twin peaks, Mounts Gower and Lidgbird.

“Capella ranks as one of Australia’s finest accommodations on one of the world’s most singularly spectacular and remarkable islands.” Anthony Dennis, Fairfax Traveller.

An intimate nine contemporary beach-house style suites complement the island’s pristine natural environment and provide a luxurious, serene refuge. Inspired by the carefree spirit of the authentic Australian beach house, this is barefoot luxury at its best.

Stay in the open, single level Capella Suite, featuring timber floors, beach house inspired interiors, king or twin beds and expansive outdoor deck area with sumptuous day bed.

The Lagoon Loft is a dual level suite with king bedroom upstairs, private deck and stunning views.  The lower level offers relaxed living area with daybeds and wide doors opening to an outdoor deck with daybed.

The fun and funky mezzanine suite the Makambo Loft captures the laid back seafaring spirit of Lord Howe Island with show-stopping views from the upper level king bed sleeping area with private verandahs.  Ground level living features a striking lounge with daybeds and extended decks with plunge spa for ultimate relaxation.

The superlative Lidgbird Pavilion is truly awe inspiring and perfect for a special occasion.  A generous upper level bedroom area includes wrap around verandahs to capture soul stirring ocean and mountain views. Sumptuous ground level living features banquette lounge and complimentary room bar and blends seamlessly with the private outdoor area. A plunge pool beckons, with extensive decks, luxe daybed and outdoor bathing beneath the frangipani tree. Private dining options are available and the Capella electric buggy is reserved for exclusive use.

All suites feature king beds with superior cotton linens, Bose music system, TV, DVD, telephone and wireless internet.  An in-suite bar offers locally-sourced epicurean treats. Beach towels, bathrobes and backpacks are provided along with daily housekeeping and sensory evening turndown service.

Spacious, light filled interiors feature lavish king beds, bespoke furnishings and commissioned artworks that create a sense of relaxed, understated luxury. Refresh in chic basalt stone ensuite bathrooms. Generous private decks take in views of ocean and mountains under the sway of Lord Howe’s endemic Kentia palm and welcome the outside in.

Capella has all the hallmarks of luxe beachside living, ensuring guests have the treasured opportunity to relax and experience island life with a dash of indulgence.

The Lidgbird Pavilion
The superlative Lidgbird Pavilion is truly awe inspiring and perfect for a special occasion. Find out more »

Kentia Lounge
The spacious Kentia Lounge encourages relaxation, offering incredible mountain and reef break scenery and wide comfy banquettes. An open fire provides additional comfort in the cooler months. Find out more »

Plunge Pool
Outdoor lounging areas and a wet-edge plunge pool make Gower’s Terrace THE place to watch the sun sink over the South Pacific. Find out more »


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