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Villa San Michele

Viale Axel Munthe 34, 80071 Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
+39 081 837 1401
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beautiful house” (12 reviews)
“stunning views” (39 reviews)
“his life” (15 reviews)
LOCATION
Viale Axel Munthe 34, 80071 Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
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+39 081 837 1401
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"beautiful house"
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"stunning views"
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"his life"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our favorite place on Capri. Everywhere was crowd and noise, but this garden was peaceful and awesome. There is a coffee shop on the top of the villa, I recommend to sit and enjoy.

Thank Attila C
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Interesting man, actually bought a book about him at the bookstore. If you keep walking past to the end you get to the stairs and path to walk back to Capri. Fun walk for awhile, but it keeps going and figuring out where to cut...More

Thank ejs92
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Villa San Michele is an astonishing collection of art, architecture, science, history, and beautiful gardens tucked into the tiny village of Anacapri. Its builder may have lived in the 19th and 20th centuries, but he was truly a Renaissance man.

Thank nanacake
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a truly special place this is! The house is very interesting but the garden is sublime! Definitely the best thing we did on our holiday, and to cap it all there is the most wonderful cafe with outside seating looking over the garden and...More

Thank Leanbean_13
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this place by accident when on Anacapri. It was the home of an intriguing character, Axel Munthe. Tasteful, simply furnished rooms to wander through and a beautiful small chapel on site. The best part by far, however, were the gardens - beautifully tended...More

1  Thank KO100
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The house is very quaint and beautiful, the small trek around and to the house has some beautiful views of the sea!

Thank vangram92
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Axel Munthe's house is fascinating, to learn about him as a man, and his contribution to Capri, including his animal protection efforts. The house is wonderfully eclectic, and the gardens beautiful affording high rise views over Capri.

1  Thank NW75London
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

What a special place, I felt so peaceful and calm walking these gardens. The views are QUITE SPECTACULAR it’s definitely a place to go and experience... it’s a beautiful little walk down to it with great little shops to pop into along the way!

1  Thank Tara O
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

The place is nice, but Capri Island has many other beautiful gardens and places that do not require payment. Considering the price of entry, recommended only for Axel Munthe fans and the book he wrote about the place. המקום חביב, אבל יש באי גנים ומקומות...More

1  Thank Ofir T
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

As a profesional interior designer, it was such a great experience for me, We travelled Capri and found the Villa San Michele, with fenciful arts and marbles, with mesmerizing not the Gulf of Napples. Home will go back soon!

Thank Kristmoore
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Bertramwooster71
20 October 2015|
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Response from Kiwatrotter | Reviewed this property |
Ditto! A very nice stroll to get there, a few steps in the house and in the garden but nothing worth noting. Don't miss it!
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lmwatcham
26 May 2015|
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Response from Pernilla A | Reviewed this property |
This is a museum and a cafe. No hairdryers from what I noticed.
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