Built in a distinctive architectural style, the Hotel La Palma, Capri lies in the centre of the town, just 100 m from the island’s celebrated La Piazzetta Square. The hotel dates back to 1822 and has been a part of the island’s history. The Hotel La Palma, Capri features a panoramic rooftop terrace, a restaurant, and air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen satellite TV.
Soft towels and slippers are provided in all rooms, each has a mini-bar and fully equipped private bathroom. Some rooms feature frescoed walls and traditional tiled floors. All rooms have free WiFi. A generous continental breakfast is available daily, including freshly baked pastries, cold meats and cheeses. The restaurant serves classic Mediterranean cuisine with a selection of regional wines.
Capri is served by ferry or hydrofoil from Naples, Sorrento, Positano and Amalfi as well as by boat services from the ports of the Bay of Naples and the Sorrentine Peninsula. The Marina Grande is the main port of the island, and is frequented by yachts of the world’s rich and famous. A long list of celebrities have made Capri their home. Open-air taxis are a signature mode of transport on the Isle.
Boats to mainland Italy leave from Marina Grande, 1.7 miles from La Palma. The journey from the island to Naples takes 40 minutes by hydrofoil, or 80 minutes by ferry. The Hotel La Palma is a delightful place set in a stunningly beautiful island. Such is its popularity that it figures prominently in any itinerary in the south Italy, and is often combined with a tour of Rome and the Vatican.