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Viale Axel Munthe 34, 80071 Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was included in our tour package and we debated about actually viewing the Villa but are so glad we did. The views from the upper look out are amazing and the gardens were beautiful and relaxing. It was an hour well spent and there...More

Thank BrenJ2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my second visit and it’s just a small museum, but that’s partly why I love it. That, and I’m fascinated by Axel Munthe and his love for animals.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not to be missed in Anacapri- most beautiful views of Capri. You can take the steps down to the marina area ( 1+ mile).

Thank limorw288
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was an amazing experience! The view is spectacular and the way to the top is quite engaging. It's a Must See

Thank AlexandraG3124
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Previously owned by a famous Swedish sculpture and animal rights activist, this Villa/Museum has some nice pieces of art and spectacular views. Even a little cafe.

Thank dino328gtb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easily reachable from the town center of Anacapri... either do the chair lift to Monte Solaro first or vice versa First take a walk outside the Villa San Michele and then enter via the museum It’s just a so wonderful place ..the views, the gardens,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss it! Breathtaking views, lush gardens & historic sights. Be aware there are stairs but just take your time. A must.

Thank Jerome F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Anacapri this villa should not be missed. It was built around the turn of the 19th century by the Swedish physician and author Axel Munthe. A Gem!

Thank Minkyung S
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This Villa is at the very best place in Anacapri and should not be missed. The history of how it came to be is fascinating. The views are astounding, and the gardens make you want to live here for the rest of your life!

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Reviewed 12 October 2018

It was a wonderful surprise to find this so uncrowded and unspoiled. Very worth the modest entrance for the beautiful gardens, paths overlooking the sea 1000 feet below, and a small but wonderful collection of Roman sculpture. The cafe has an equally stunning view, but...More

Thank Gibraltarfan
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Melanie S
2 October 2018|
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Response from AEROTRAVELLING | Reviewed this property |
You CAN walk back to capri center but better not to do it. I wouldn´t! Take a cab. It is just 18-20 euros and you certainly will not regret it (if you don´t mind the price), beacuse Capri taxis without roofs are so fun... More
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9 May 2018|
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Response from amybdent | Reviewed this property |
Villa San Michelle is breataking! Don’t miss touring tar Munths home and gardens for $8 Euro. You enter through the art shop. It is worth every euro, the formal gardens and views are gorgeous, the home is full of so many... More
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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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