Dooley’s  Capella Tavern & Motel

Treat yourself and wake up in the Region’s most comfortable rooms!


Welcome To Dooley’s Capella Tavern & Motel

Dooley’s Capella Tavern & Motel is located in the heart of the Bowen Basin mining region, approximately 50km north of the bustling township of Emerald in the Central Highlands, accessed via the picturesque Gregory Highway and located near Oakley Creek, Gregory Crinum and Kestral Coal Mines. The ideal place to relax and unwind, Dooley’s Tavern & Motel Capella is beautifully appointed modern accommodations and a destination full of atmosphere!

A piece of Ireland in the heart of Central Queensland!

Dooley’s boasts 82 executive rooms complete with Wi-Fi Internet Access, 32″Flat Screen TV’s, Air-Conditioning, Easy Access Parking, Gym,  Standard Queen, Twin, Family, Disabled & Pet Friendly rooms all with the added comfort of luxurious pillow top mattresses. And with custom meals packages to suit any budget or meals 7 days a week in our Tavern, Dooleys make your stay easy. Also speak to us about your long term needs as Dooleys can meet all requirements and budgets, give your staff custom designed rooms to minimise fatigue. Renowned for its family friendly hospitality, Dooley’s ‘Award Winning’ Capella Tavern has something for everyone, from the fantastic Lighthorse Bistro Menu serving lunch and dinner 7 days a week, on-site bottleshop and a playground for our littlest visitors and in-house amenities such as room service, pool and gym facilities.

Dooley’s Tavern & Motel Capella

WINNER – Central Highlands ‘Start Up Business of the Year Award 2013’
FINALIST – QHA ‘Best New Hotel & Best Accommodations 4.5 stars’

We look forward to enjoying your company soon!


Accommodations starting from

$110 per/night when booked one month in advance

Dooley’s Capella has 82 well appointed, modern rooms available to aide weary travellers looking for a comfortable nights rest. We also have the options of Pet Friendly and disabled rooms available.