La Palma  4 stars

Via Vittorio Emanuele 39, Capri, 80073, Capri, Italy, 80073  show mapSave
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Dating from 1822, this Capri hotel is on Via Vittorio Emanuele, the main road of the historic center, lined with exclusive boutiques. La Piazzetta, the picturesque main square, is steps away.

The hotel, just a short distance from the legendary square, soon became the cherished haunt of anyone just arrived in Capri from the farthest flung corners of the world.

The lodging accommodation is tastefully furnished with flowered wall coverings and curtains, white couches and terra cotta floors. The rooms are spacious, bright and a pleasure to be in.

Seated on the Relais terrace, in the heart of Capri, on the town's most fashionable road, a time-honored meeting point for anyone visiting the island, you can savor the delights of traditional Mediterranean cuisine accompanied by a vast array of the best wine produced the region wide.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   72.

City Center Capri - 700 ft
Airports Capodichino (NAP) - 23.2 mi
Restaurants Buonocore Gelateria (cuisine: Bakery) - 100 ft, Villa Verde - 200 ft
Beaches Marina Piccola - 2800 ft, Bagni Internazionali - 2900 ft


74 rooms ranging from junior suites (some with Jacuzzi pools on the panoramic terrace) to de luxe and superior suites, are air-conditioned and decorated with frescoed walls and fine fabrics.

All offer city views, satellite TV, mini-bars, and bathrobes. Bathrooms include phones, bidets and makeup mirrors, frigo bar and safe.

All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1.

Dining options

The main restaurant showcases Mediterranean cuisine and offers patio dining. A rooftop garden overlooks the historic town. Hotel La Palma also includes a piano bar.

Continental breakfasts are served each morning.

24-hour room service is also available.

At the hotel La Palma guests are invited to a continental breakfast served for free.  A full english breakfast is served at the price of EUR 30 per person per night.  The hotel offers a american breakfast at the price of EUR 30 per person per night. 


The hotel's other locales, namely the Portico, the Gazebo or the Relais, can be used to host elegant and exclusive functions, with stately tables to sit from 10 to 70 people, or even Roof Garden Gala Dinners for 360 people, swathed by the picturesque backdrop, the only one of its kind in the whole of the old town.

Maximum seating capacity of banquet rooms:

Relais: 80 table settings

Gazebo: 50 table settings

Quadri: 60 table settings

Portico: 70 table settings

Roof Garden: 360 table settings


The hotel has a sauna to relax. Massage services are rendered here as well.

Additional features

The hotel staff are at your service for: car hire, airport transfers (minibus and Mercedes limousine services), excursions (with or without guides), airline, train and ship bookings, babysitting, medical assistance, currency exchange, laundry, dry cleaning and ironing etc.

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  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Tour desk

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

  • Hiking
  • Laundry
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Direct dial telephone



from  3 pm


until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of EUR 25 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 60 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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74 rooms ranging from junior suites (some with Jacuzzi pools on the panoramic terrace) to de luxe and superior suites, are air-conditioned and decorated with frescoed walls and fine fabrics.

All offer city views, satellite TV, mini-bars, and bathrobes. Bathrooms include phones, bidets and makeup mirrors, frigo bar and safe.

All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1.

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      What's nearby

      What's nearby.

      Nearby Points of Interest are Villa Iovis is in 600m, Villa San Michele in 1.8km, Chiesa San Michele in 2.3km.

      Tourist attractions
      • Villa Iovis
        2000 ft
      Popular areas
      • City Center
        400 ft
      • Marina Grande
        2300 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Villa San Michele
        1.1 mi
        Viale Axel Munthe 34, Anacapri
      • Santa Maria a Cetrella
        1.1 mi
        Monte Solaro, Anacapri
      • Casa Rossa
        1.3 mi
        Via Giuseppe Orlandi, 78, Anacapri
      • Chiesa San Michele
        1.4 mi
        Anacapri, Island of CapriItaly
      • Blue Grotto
        2.1 mi
        Capri, Island of CapriItaly

      Near the hotel

      • Museo Ignazio Cerio
        300 ft
        p.tta I. Cerio 5, Capri
      • Mount Solaro
        600 ft
        Anacapri, Anacapri
      • La Certosa di San Giacomo
        800 ft
        Via Certosa, Capri
      • da Luigi ai Faraglioni
        1200 ft
        Via Faraglioni 5, Capri
      • I Faraglioni
        1900 ft
        End of Via Tragara, Capri
      • Isle of Capri and Ana Capri
        2100 ft
        Capri, Island of CapriItaly
      • Villa Malaparte
        2100 ft
        Giro dell'Arco Naturale, Capri

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Buonocore Gelateria

        74% likes this, based on 380 reviews
        Cuisine: Bakery

        100 ft
        Via Vittorio Emanuele 35
      • Villa Verde

        55% likes this, based on 276 reviews
        Price Range: USD 37 - USD 109

        200 ft
        Via Selia Orta, 6
      • Michel'angelo

        65% likes this, based on 218 reviews

        200 ft
        Via Sella Orta, 10

        Phone: +39 081 8377220

      • Donna Rachele

        66% likes this, based on 198 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean
        Price Range: USD 9 - USD 55

        300 ft
        Via Padre Serafino Cimino, 2/b

        Phone: +39 081 8375387

      • E' Divino

        67% likes this, based on 153 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Fusion, Chowder
        Price Range: USD 27 - USD 54

        200 ft
        Vico Sella Orta, 10/a

        Phone: +39 081 837 8364

      Getting there.

      The island of Capri is connected to Naples and Sorrento by hydrofoil or by ferry, and in the summer months you can also get there from Ischia and Positano.

      The nearest airport is Naples, Italy (NAP-Naples Intl.)

      From the port, it takes just a few minutes to get to Piazza Umberto I by taxi or cable railway, and the hotel is only a 3 minute walk from there.

      On the motorway, follow the signs indicating "Porto" and "Zona Portuale". In about a 20-minute drive you will reach Beverello Harbor. Please note that you cannot bring your car to Capri from March to October, and from 20th December to 7th January.

      Getting around.

      Public transport is available not far from the hotel. Besides, airport shuttle service is rendered.

      No parking is available.

      La Palma Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at La Palma

      Average guest rating

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      Based on 82 reviews

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      Individual guest reviews

      • Older travelers

        Fabulous hotel, great position, lovely sevice. I would recommend it to anyone, we will definitely return one day.

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      • Couple

        The position of the hotel is excellent. The room was clean and we appreciated the delicious breakfast.

        A lift to the main beaches could be included.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers


        Waiters on the Terrace Bar. Slow, Rude & indifferent, dreadful service, spoilt the entire stay & did harmful damage to the reputation of the hotel.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Room design and Hotel staff was excellent. Everybody is helpful.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        The location is great. The hotel is nicely designed, especially the outdoor seating & lobby. The live piano performance in the bar at nights was lovely. Our room was a little small but comfortable. We liked the paintings on the walls. The view from the balcony was great. The bathroom was very clean & large enough. The price was reasonable. Totally, we enjoyed our stay & would definitely come back in the future.

        The staff were not very friendly. They seemed indifferent. Once I call them & I was holding the line for 2-3 min & eventually nobody answered. It happened 2-3 hours after our arrival that the housekeeper staff entered the room without knocking. 2 twin bed were used as a double bed. The bed sheets were clean but the pillow coverings were a little worn out. There was not an iron in the hotel which seems to be unacceptable for a 4 star hotel. The buffet breakfast was acceptable but some items (like cold boiled eggs) could be improved.

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        They upgraded our room on arrival, and it was hard to leave it. A beautiful private deck, good products, interesting bar, and perfect central location.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        This is our favorite hotel in Capri. Elegance and style, clean and friendly service. I would recommend it to young and older couple. I don't think that is is a children oriented hotel.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        O Hotel is a great deal, very nice

        The Hotel don't have carrear bags to pick you up in Port,

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        The balcony/terrace was wonderful. The atmosphere of the place is just wonderful.

        Staff kept coming to the room, opening the door.

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      • Couple

        Good location. After arriving in Capri, the hotel is very close to the main square and you can reach it in a 5 minute walk.

        Breakfast could be better.

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      • Single

        Buffet breakfast (not bad for Italy). Professional staff. The hotel has an excellent location right in the centre of Capri, the rooms are clean, big and nicely decorated.

        The hotel is noisy: 1. Slamming doors early in the morning (a lot of conferences etc are taking place in the hotel with most of the participants staying overnight, getting up early), The hotel should do something about this. 2. Very loud airconditioning (I had to turn it of). 3. Ventilation system in the courtyard also makes lots of noise. 4. Churchbells ringing day&night. If you appreciate quietness and tranquiility and like to rest a lot, I would not recommend this hotel.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Centrally located close to Piazza area in Capri

        Facilities outdated quite a bit. Hotel has a policy of marking-up and charging for services that are supplied for free by other hotels in this category (20 EUR for baggage collection, 25% mark up on ferry tickets, etc. etc.).

        • Average rating
      • Single

        Perfect hotel for me as I hate swimmingpool and prefer to go to the beach.Incredible location, good price, excelent rooms. Probably book again next year.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Nice location, friendly staff, big luminous and very nice rooms (frescoed walls and traditional tiled floors). You can ask for beach towels at the reception if you did not bring one (most beach clubs also offer this service). They will also book your return ferry/hydrofoil (for a small fee). During our sightseeing we saw some alternatives and we really recommend this hotel especially if you can book the room for about €200 or less! We also decided to stay and extra night and the staff managed to keep us in the same room/same rate!

        Our neighbors were a little noisy! Maybe try to avoid rooms at the end of the corridor!

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Centrally placed, La Palma is certainly in the middle of Capri. Both the rooms and reception / dining areas are stylish and beautiful and the staff are, on the whole, helpful if not exactly welcoming – maybe professional is a good description? But it works. The chap met us off the hovercraft and our bags were professionally handled. The same was true coming back

        Anyone booking here should be aware that there is no pool or anywhere beautiful to sit outside except the dining areas. This is a shame as La Palma has a roof that is not being utilised and with a little imagination could be turned into something beautiful with perhaps a plunge pool if the building wont take a swimming pool. I was aware if this when we booked so it was not a huge issue for me. However, the air con is very feeble and this was a real problem. When I asked reception if I could have a fan, the person said that there were none but told me where I could buy one! This would be a hotel to avoid during the heat of the summer when the pretty rooms would be unbearable. In addition and as it is centrally placed, you really need to keep the balcony doors shut overnight because there is an amount of noise which is unavoidable and presumable why such good double glazing has been installed. There is no hospitality tray and I would certainly have expected one in a hotel like this. I know Italians are not tea drinkers like us Brits but this is certainly an addition that the hotel could make easily. The breakfast completely lacked imagination and why in a land that grows such wonderful fruit and veg is the fruit out of cans? There was a fruit bowl but frankly the fruit looked like it had been there for ages and everyone avoided it! As a consequence, we did not bother to eat here at all in the evenings so I can’t comment on the food other than the boring breakfast On writing this, I feel sad for this hotel and despite being pretty and stylish I won’t be staying here again. Lots of hotels on Capri are making huge efforts to be competitive. This hotel was only about half full (if that) when we stayed here and I can see exactly why

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