Who owns Capella Lodge Lord Howe?

Owner James Baillie
Lord Howe Island’s luxurious Capella Lodge has reopened this week following a four-month, AUD$4 million refurbishment by Baillie Lodges. Owner James Baillie said Capella’s upgrade brought a new level of style to lodging on Lord Howe.

How many rooms does Capella Lodge have?

Nine intimate suites complement the island’s pristine natural environment and provide a luxurious, serene refuge. Spacious, light filled interiors feature timber floors, marine ply joinery and custom furniture pieces that create a sophisticated beach house ambience.

Where did the Hemsworths stay on Lord Howe Island?

Island House
The Hemsworth clan spent their days surfing, fishing, snorkeling, and exploring the island on bike and foot, but one thing on their itinerary that has really sparked interest was their stay at Island House, Lord Howe Island’s new luxury lodge. The Hemsworth family were the first guests to stay at the new property.

What is the best time of year to go to Lord Howe Island?

The most popular time to visit Lord Howe is between September and May, however, even in the winter months (June, July and August), the days can be sunny and warm. Winter on Lord Howe Island showcases an array of unique activities that highlight the wildlife and biodiversity of our World Heritage listed Island.

Are there snakes on Lord Howe Island?

Families love Lord Howe: children can safely roam free. There are no snakes, no sand flies, no stingers. The island has a 25 kph speed limit and the roads are shared by walkers, cyclists & vehicles.

Who is Hayley Baillie?

This week’s engaging woman Hayley Baillie isn’t shy of an adventure. She’s worked as a dive instructor with shark conservationist Valerie Taylor, holds Food Safaris with the likes of Maggie Beer and travels to far-flung places with her four boys and business partner/husband James.

Who owns Lord Howe Island?

The Island is now home for some 350 people, many of whom have roots going back to its early settlement in the 19th century. Unlike the rest of NSW, the law has never allowed freehold title to be created on the Island. All land on the Island continues to be owned by the Crown.

What island does Chris Hemsworth live on?

Chris Hemsworth main residence is currently in Broken Head just outside of Byron Bay.

What should I wear to Lord Howe Island?

What To Bring

  • Dress is casual, smart casual for evenings.
  • Swimming costume, hat, and sun protection.
  • Shoes for bush and reef walking, flip flops.
  • Day pack for walks and beach trips.
  • A raincoat and windcheater are recommended owing to occasional showers and squalls that can occur at any time of the year.

Can I take food to Lord Howe Island?

Groceries on Lord Howe Island Since the majority of accommodation on LHI is self-catering, the groceries deserve their own section. Since the island is part of NSW, you can bring whatever food you like as long as it fits in your luggage allowance.

Are there crocodiles on Lord Howe Island?

There are no stingers, crocodiles or stone fish. Read the Locals’ Guide to Lord Howe Island to learn more about our best swimming spots.

Are there sharks in Lord Howe Island?

A shark research project has revealed new details about the movement of Galapagos sharks found in the Lord Howe Island Marine Park, the only location within Australian waters where they are known to occur. The research has shown that these sharks travel over much longer distances than previously thought.

Is there a capella Lodge on Lord Howe?

Not available as Capella offers a traditional lodge experience where guests come together to dine, but between the restaurant and bar you should be well catered for. Although it’s 700 kilometres north east of Sydney, Lord Howe Island is still part of New South Wales.

Why Capella Lodge Lovers bay?

Celebrated as the pinnacle of luxury on World Heritage-listed Lord Howe Island, Capella Lodge rests atop romantic Lovers Bay, at the foot of the imperious mountain twins rising dramatically above. An inspired architectural design welcomes spectacular views of the ocean, reef and mountains into the Lodge.

Where is Lord Howe Island Hotel located?

Although it’s 700 kilometres north east of Sydney, Lord Howe Island is still part of New South Wales. The hotel is situated on the southern end of the island at the foot of Mounts Gower and Lidgbird.

Why stay at Capella Island Hotel?

Capella’s nine contemporary island-style suites are designed to complement Lord Howe’s pristine natural environment. A short flight from Australia’s east coast transports visitors to a real ‘treasure island’, a paradise lost in time and perfectly preserved.