Getting here is easy. See our Google Map for detailed driving directions.


Coming from the East or Highway 7 South (Airport) take the first left after the bridge onto Opal Street. Coming from the West or North pass through the center of town and take the first right after the Railway Station onto Opal Street. Guests at Route 66 Motor Inn are well situated to enjoy all Emerald has to offer. Conveniently located walking distance from Emerald town center, a 10 minute drive from the airport and just 500m from the Capricorn Highway Route 66 is a fantastic base for exploring the region. With a population of approximately 13,000 Emerald is a large outback country town on the Nogoa River, near the junction of the Capricorn and Gregory Highways. It is the gateway to many of the Central Highlands most popular attractions such as Lake Maraboon and hosts the regions best range of facilities.


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Route 66 Motor Inn Address: 2 Opal Street, Emerald, QLD, 4720

Restaurant operating hours:

Restaurant hours:

Mon to Thus 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM.

Fri 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Closed on Saturdays and Public Holidays.

Room service dinner may be available on all days, please get in touch with reception.

Breakfast: Only room service from Tue- Thu. Please talk to the restaurant staff the night before.