5 Best Hotels in Capri [Luxe Family-Friendly Options!]

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Capri is absolutely stunning and you might just find yourself wanting to stay forever. Of course, there are a couple of important things you need to plan out before you go. One of these things is where you will stay on this beautiful island. Many people only do a day trip to Capri from Naples or Sorrento, so by spending the night, you will be one of the few. Trust us, this is a good thing! It simply means finding a hotel can be a little more tricky. We’ve done most of the research for you, though. Check out the 5 best family-friendly and luxurious hotels in Capri!

A Little Bit About Capri

If you are going to be staying in Capri, there are a couple of things you should know! Capri is known for upscale shopping and hotels, but you can enjoy the island without either of these things if you’d like. There is plenty of rugged landscape to explore and incredible views from just about anywhere on this small island. Not to mention, there are plenty of incredible restaurants to try out. 

You will arrive and depart from Capri via a ferry. When your ferry arrives you will be at the main port, Marina Grande. From there, you can take the funicular up to Capri Town or hop on a boat to visit the famous Blue Grotto.

Staying the night in Capri will give you the opportunity to have a boat day and a day exploring town, which is the best way to do it! You will also have time to visit Anacapri, the main town on the western side of the island. Capri Town is where most of the more luxurious hotels are going to be, and this location will put you in the hustle and bustle of things. You can also choose to stay in Anacapri, but these will be more quiet and peaceful stays. 

10 of the Best Hotels in Capri

Best Family Friendly Hotels in Capri

1. Hotel Villa Brunella 

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If you are looking for friendly staff and spacious rooms, this is the place for you. It is family owned and you can tell they pay attention to all the little important details. Your kids will love the outdoor swimming pool and you’ll love the ease of eating at the restaurant on property, which serves delectable dishes. 

The property is beautiful, of course, and impeccably clean. Their guest rooms are decorated tastefully to perfection. At the Hotel Villa Brunella, you will feel removed from the busy city center in your own oasis, even though all the restaurants and shops are really just a short walk away. 

Some Perks of this Hotel:

  • Free breakfast is included
  • If you opt for a room with a view of the Marina Piccola, you will not be disappointed
  • There is a beautiful pool for lounging
  • They let you drop your bags at the front desk before your check-in time, if necessary 
  • Their restaurant, Terrazza Brunella, is one of the best on the island

2. Airbnb Luxury Apartment

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It is definitely worth looking into Airbnbs if you are traveling as a family because they offer a little more room to spread out. Not only is this Airbnb gorgeous, but it is just a few steps from the Piazzetta. Plus, it is in a complex with just two other tourist rentals. People rave about the patio and say it is the perfect place to relax for a bit in the afternoon or evening!

The Airbnb we have listed here is definitely one of the most luxurious family-friendly places to stay on the island, but you can find many other incredible Airbnbs with a quick search! Of course, this property is hosted by a Super Host and has incredible reviews. We highly recommend checking that a property has both of these things before booking on Airbnb. 

Some Perks of this Airbnb:

  • Up to 6 guests can stay here!
  • The amenities are incredible; daily housekeeping, wifi, AC, and more
  • There is a patio with both sea and mountain views
  • The host will make restaurant reservations for you, book your boat trip, or set up tours around Capri if you would like

Luxurious Hotels in Capri 

3. Luxury Villa Excelsior Parco

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Back in 2006, this building was restored and renovated into an elegant boutique hotel. It is picturesque and holds onto the traditional beauty of Capri. You will be treated like royalty throughout your stay, making this the perfect place to stay for a honeymoon or special occasion. This is also probably why it is consistently winning awards for being one of the best hotels in Capri.

If you book online through their site, they will also get you access to a reserved spot on the beach at Da Gemma Restaurant & Beach Club in Marina Grande. 

Some Perks of this Hotel:

  • They offer a free shuttle from the port to the hotel 
  • The staff will ensure you feel special from the moment you arrive. Even the check-in process is relaxing, and you will be served drinks or breakfast! 
  • You can opt for a room with a private hot tub
  • They offer drop-off and pick up services

4. Hotel Della Piccola Marina

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This hotel has all the luxury and amenities you could ask for, all while being totally family-friendly. If you stay at the Hotel Della Piccola Marina you will have a flatscreen TV in your room, free wifi, air conditioning, and a minibar. You will have incredible views from all over the hotel property and you will be in close proximity to La Piazzetta so you can stroll down there to shop or eat anytime. 

Some Perks of this Hotel:

  • Free breakfast is included
  • The pool is on the bigger side, with plenty of chairs and umbrellas to go around 
  • The bathroom’s tiled floor and walls are #instaworthy 
  • The front desk will help you arrange sightseeing tours and transportation 

5. Capri Palace Hotel & Spa

A palace, indeed. This hotel is nestled on the calmer side of things over in Anacapri. It has a modern feel and you will find contemporary artwork throughout the hotel. Best of all, the Capri Palace Hotel is home to L’Olivo, a 2-Michelin-star restaurant, and Il Riccio, a 1-Michelin-star restaurant. 

Keep in mind, this hotel used to be adults only and while the staff is welcoming to children some of the other guests (especially return guests from the past) may not be. Save this one for a romantic getaway! 

Some Perks of this Hotel:

  • The decor is stunning
  • There is a wonderful spa on site 
  • You can head down to the Dolce Vite wine cellar for wine tasting
  • The breakfast buffet is delicious and plentiful

Best Budget Stay Hotels

If you are looking for more of a budget stay for your time in Capri, I’ve listed a couple of recommendations below! They are all still absolutely wonderful places to stay, but you may not have the full list of amenities and movie-star treatment that the luxe Capri hotels offer. 

Hotel La Tosca

At this simple hotel, you will feel warmly welcomed and well taken care of. The staff will help you to make the best of your trip and are known for their wonderful selections. This hotel is proof that stays don’t always have to be luxurious to be amazing. 

 Villa Krupp 

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This little hotel has a romantic feel and plenty of room to lounge and to take in the views throughout your stay. There are no TVs or wifi, but if you book a panoramic sea room you will have a balcony facing out towards the Faraglioni Rocks and that is much better than technology anyways. 

 

There is nothing dreamier than the cobblestone streets, white buildings covered in flowers, and a Mediterranean sea breeze blowing on your face. Capri is truly a little slice of heaven, and I hope you feel like you’re one step closer to having your trip planned to this beautiful island after reading this!

From the gorgeous pools to lounge by in the golden sunshine to the quaint restaurants who’s aromas fill their hotels and the unbeatable kindness of the different staff, you can’t go wrong with any of these hotels in Capri. 

 

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