"Staff are kind and friendly and always ready to help. "
If you're looking for a peaceful retreat on the island of Capri, you'll love Il Girasole: a charming family-run 3 star hotel in the countryside of Anacapri, immersed in a typically Mediterranean landscape of vineyards and century old olive trees, and with magnificent views of the sea.
Located in the main villa and in a number of little cottages all built in traditional island style, Il Girasole's bedrooms have all the facilities the modern traveler might require, including satellite television, mini bar, safety deposit box.
Bathrooms in the suites have fabulous hydromassage showers too: the idea way to freshen up or relax after a day by the sea or exploring Capri.
Book one of Il Girasole's suites, and treat yourself to a little luxury - with a view of the Mediterranean Sea!
With its splendid swimming pool, sun decks and outdoor snack bar, Il Girasole has all the ingredients for a summer holiday you'll never forget.
Il Girasole is the first hotel on Capri to rent motorized pedal bikes, allowing you to cycle around the island - easily!
Add the spectacular sight of the sun setting over the sea surrounding Capri each evening and you can see why, once they've found this little gem, guests staying at Hotel Il Girasole are so unwilling to leave!.
Il Girasole is located just a few minutes away from the center of Anacapri, from where you can catch buses to the Blue Grotto and all the other tourist attractions on the island.
On request, Hotel staff will be pleased to arrange diving lessons or excursions by boat and transfers to and from the port of Marina Grande.
"Staff are kind and friendly and always ready to help. "
"Bedrooms are comfortable and simply furnished, particularly suitable for those seeking peace and tranquility."
"The hotel is really nice and the views are beautiful."
"Very nice stay in Anacapri, I hope that in the near future I can bring my family to enjoy Girasole BB "
"For such an economic hotel, I think the rooms are good quality and the view of the sea and Ischia is spectacular. "
"The sea view swimming pool is the perfect place where to sunbathe or enjoy a sunset aperitif."
"Unlike the majority of hotels on Capri, it's not a touristy place, making it ideal for anyone wanting to experience an authentic slice of island life. "
"I like the guy who drove us to/from the hotel. He also takes care of everything in the hotel. He doesn't speak English but knows his work and smiles very nice."
"Without any pretanding, this hotel deserve a lot more attention, place is parth of paradise. Staff kindness is something you won't forget. View is nice and you will enjoy in nature of Capri."
"Lovely staff were always on hand to help, I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Capri!"
"The staff was really friendly and helpful. Traveling alone and not knowing the language was worrisome but the staff really helped. Was very easy to get around Anacapri and Capri with the buses. "
"Had a fantastic stay, the room (no 2) was perfect, the staff were great and the view - breathtaking!!"
"The staff was friendly, very accommodating and polite. We arrived late, after their shuttle service service ended. Took a taxi as close as possible. One of their staff met us to assist with bags."
"This is a solid deal for staying on Capri. But they need to get the wifi to work in the rooms. "
"The walk from bus stop was sign-posted. Friendly staff. Owner even gave us a free lift to the docks after we checked out. We especially enjoyed the breakfast buffet in the lovely, airy dining room. "
"Incredible room. Tahnk you for the hospitality. See you next holiday!"
"A truly special place, but you need to be fit: from the bus stop you have to walk quite a way to get here. "
"Yes hotel room basic, but reasonable size (3 of us) & clean. Views fantatsic, yes a bit of a walk, but nice to walk & 25 mins you are in AnaCarpri. Staff , pool, breakfast were great, coffee not."
"Bedroom was a bit smaller than expected, but was very clean. The staff and views made up for that though!"
"Great spot to escape the overwhelming crowds of Capri. Peaceful, off the beaten path and an amazing view of the ocean in the distance. You get what you pay for in rooms, but adequate. Friendly Staff."
"The people were very friendly, the driver of the shuttle explained us on the way how to reach everything (in engl). Rooms were very clean, breakfast excellent, and the view from the terrasse amazing"
"My wife and I had a wonderful stay at the hotel and were very comfortable and pleased with our accomodations. We very much enjoyed our experience at the hotel!!!"
"Loved this charming spot!!"
"Beautiful view of AnaCapri! Five minutes walk to the bus and centre. Romantic place, great pool and serviceminded staff. I higly recommend it!"
"The staff was wonderful, rooms were clean, and view from the room was magnificent. The breakfast much more than I anticipated. The complimentary shuttle back to Marina Grande was icing on the cake!"
"The hotel is difficult to reach-google maps useless. But it did have a shuttle which I must have overlooked and is free. The staff was very helpful and polite. My room was nice but had no view. "
"Friendly and helpful staff. Peaceful location. Nice with complimentary pick up from the pier and transfer back to the pier on the day of departure."
"Breakfast was way more better than expected. Really friendly staff and helpfull, excellent facilities and over all the view is awesome. But too far from bus station, long walk from the bus stop."
"The rooms without seaview are not good - Are too closed and the smell is intense . After one night we change to another room (with seaview) and it was much better. Tv is too small and have few channel"
"Il Girasole's staff could not have been more accommodating helping with transfers, ferry schedules and holding our luggage so we could spend more time on Capri. The views were magnificent! "
"View from the garden and pool are great. Quiet area not far (but a good walk) from central Anacapri. Bus Station is close by. Staff helpful and friendly. Transfer Service (free) Arrival and Departure"
"Lovely views from the swimming pool area and terrace.Very nice and clean room.Wifi was not working sometimes,but the peace and relaxation you can get at this place are simply amazing! Modest breakfast"
We spent 5 days there and it was excellent. The staff was nice, available and helpful. The room was clean. The pool is amazing with a direct view on the sea and the sunset. There is a pool snack with... more »
Il Girasole is tucked away in a lovely quiet spot just on the edge of Anacapri (Approx. 15 minute quite easy walk into Anacapri with local bus station about 10 minutes walk - these buses are easy to... more »
I would definitely stay here again. The staff is super friendly and helpful. They pick you up at the port in Capri. Breakfast was fresh and good for the value. They serve from 7:30-10am I... more »
Hotel Il Girasole is situated in Anacapri, the highest part of the island of Capri. Surrounded by green, Mediterranean countryside, vineyards and olive groves, the hotel lies within easy walking distance of the center of Anacapri'''.
The old historic center of Anacapri, the church of San Michele, Piazza Vittoria, the Monte Solaro Chairlift and the Axel Munthe Museum are all just a few minutes away.
Anacapri's Faro and Grotta Azzurra beach clubs, are both a ten minute journey away by local bus. Guests can catch buses to the center of Capri and the Piazzetta from the stop situated close to the hotel.
A hotel in a countryside villa on the island of Capri