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Capri island: all about the most elegant and fashionable luxury destinations

There are luxury destinations for all tastes in Italy, but certainly the island of Capri in the Gulf of Naples is one of the most fascinating and exclusive, also thanks to the various glamorous options that it offers to tourists who stay there: let's discover the best.


There are luxury destinations for all tastes in Italy, but certainly the island of Capri in the Gulf of Naples is one of the most fascinating and exclusive, also thanks to the various glamorous options it offers to tourists who stay there. Let's discover the most exclusive glamorous locations in Capri and the other best Italian seaside destinations for a luxury holiday.


The most luxurious facilities and the most glamorous options in Capri

Luxury destinations: hotels in Capri - Santandrea Luxury Houses For those who want a luxury vacation, Italy is certainly a good idea, given that the Italian territory offers exclusive options of comfort and services in the most fascinating locations. But it is possible to identify some of the most exclusive and breathtaking landscape contexts of the beautiful country, such as that of the island of Capri in the Gulf of Naples. This location, in fact, is one of the most popular in Italy by those interested in a luxury holiday by the sea that combines the possibility of swimming in crystal clear waters, enjoying incredible views and, at the same time, enjoying all those comforts that only the best luxury hotels in the world offer to their guests. The island of Capri has always been a favorite destination for VIPs from all over the world or, more generally, for famous personalities, starting even with the Roman emperors, up to intellectuals of the caliber of Pablo Neruda or Edwin Cerio. The seas surrounding the island are certainly among the best in the world to navigate with one of the most exclusive luxury motorboats or yachts available on the market - which present in a dedicated article -, while the center of Capri is perfect for those who want stay in one of the best luxury resorts in Italy, surrounded by some of the most glamorous luxury locations in the world. Among these is certainly Punta Tragara, which is the privileged point from which to admire the famous Faraglioni of Capri. This exclusive part of the island has been loved by celebrities of all eras, such as Totò, Sophia Loren and Michael Jackson, up to the queen of today's social networks, Chiara Ferragni.

The most luxurious and exclusive hotel in this corner of paradise is certainly the Etro of the Hotel Punta Tragara, designed by Le Corbusier and chosen, over the years, also by Winston Churchill, also for its proximity to the famous restaurant Le Monzù, where it is possible to taste the unique dishes created by the starred chef Luigi Lionetti. From the luxury hotel in Punta Tragara it is possible to easily reach the Lido Da Luigi ai Faraglioni or even head towards other of the most glamorous places on Capri, following the Pizzolongo path that passes close to the Scoglio del Monacone and leads to the Matermania cave, the ruins of Villa Jovis and the neoclassical Villa Lysis. But the opportunity to enjoy breathtaking and unique views does not end here in Capri. It is in fact impossible not to mention the Phoenician Staircase that leads to Monte Solaro, from which you can also reach the Church of San Michele Arcangelo and admire the Punta Carena lighthouse. Truly unique locations for their beauty, but also exclusive for those wishing to stay near them. Like the lucky guests of the luxury hotel J.K. Place Capri, a high class structure that offers elegant rooms and one of the best kitchens in the Gulf of Naples, or even the Capri Tiberio Palace, a luxury hotel built inside a building dating back to the Nineteenth century and located a few meters away from the central Piazzetta of Capri. Finally, speaking of exclusive luxury hotels, it is also necessary to mention the Luxury Villa Excelsior Parco, which is located halfway between the port of Marina Grande and the aforementioned Piazzetta di Capri, equipped, among other services, also with two whirlpools with panoramic views, a roof garden and rooms decorated in a Mediterranean style including a terrace overlooking the sea. In short, the options for a luxury stay in Capri are really many - and they don't end there.

The best luxury seaside destinations in Italy

Luxury destinations: best destinations in Italy - Santandrea Luxury Houses Following this focus on the most glamorous locations and the most exclusive options offered by the island of Capri, it is also appropriate to retrace together some of the many solutions that the Italian territory offers to organize a luxury holiday by the sea, especially in the South of Italy and in the islands. Let's start, however, from Liguria, which can boast the very famous Cinque Terre (Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore), as well as another renowned location such as Portofino, a picturesque town suitable for hosting a luxury holiday, for its class hotel and excellent fish restaurants. For a luxurious and elegant beach holiday, the very first choice is the Amalfi Coast, which stretches from Sorrento and Ravello and is famous for the splendid cliffs and the fantastic bays formed by its inlets. The scenic beauty here is combined with the possibility of staying in various luxury hotels, especially in Amalfi and Positano. There are also other luxury destinations in Campania, in particular two islands: the aforementioned Capri, which is the favorite destination for VIPs in the Gulf of Naples, and also Ischia, where you can find every comfort and high quality services, from hotels, up to restaurants and spas. In Italy, however, there are two other most famous islands: Sardinia and Sicily.

Starting with the first, Sardinia's scenic beauties and incredible beaches are known all over the world, but the island is also known for the possibility of spending luxury holidays in different areas of the island. Surely one of these is the Costa Smeralda, in the North-West area, but the whole northern coast of Sardinia is perfect for finding both unique maritime views and top-level services, as in Stintino, Costa Paradiso and La Maddalena. Going further south, we obviously find Sicily, which boasts as many unique and breathtaking seaside resorts - which we present in a dedicated article - , as well as the possibility of spending luxurious and comfortable stays. A mention in this sense certainly goes to Taormina, a real jewel overlooking the Ionian Sea, with its Ancient Theater overlooking Mount Etna and various options for a stay in the name of luxury and elegance. Throughout the island you can find other locations with incredible seascapes and quality services, and in particular the Aeolian archipelago, north of Sicily, is at the top of the list, with Panarea first in the ranking for a luxury holiday by the sea. For those who are interested not so much in landscape and natural beauties, but rather those related to services and comforts, it is a must to mention Versilia, or the stretch of Tuscan coast that goes from Forte dei Marmi to Viareggio, famous in all over the world for its trendy clubs and for the frequentations of VIPs and foreign tycoons.


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