La Fontelina - Capri

Bathing Establishments in Capri
Località Faraglioni
La Fontelina
La Fontelina
La Fontelina
La Fontelina
La Fontelina

Swim at the foot of the dramatic Faraglioni

  1. Swim beneath Capri's iconic Faraglioni
  2. Bask in the sun on a soft beach mattress
  3. Sip their famed sangria

Closing period

from 17 October 2023 to 22 April 2024

Address

Località Faraglioni - Capri
  • fontelinacapri@gmail.com
  • www.fontelina-capri.com
  • +39 081 8370845
  • Instagram

In the shadow of the Faraglioni, within steps of the crystal clear water lapping Capri's legendary sea stacks, there's a truly magical place: Fontelina.

One of the most beautiful beach clubs in the whole of Italy, Fontelina has been run with the same passion and enthusiasm for more than 50 years, by the Arcucci and Gargiulo families.

Book a day by the sea at Fontelina and you can expect to spend hours of blissful relaxation, bathing in the sun on one of the beach club's white linen mattresses, on the rocks, within millimeters of the sea!

To make your day at the foot of the Faraglioni even more unforgettable, you can lunch at Fontelina's highly acclaimed restaurant, savoring delicious local specialties prepared with the island's abundant fish and seafood.

The restaurant is one of the most popular on Capri and, especially if you're coming in the height of summer, you'll want to book your table as soon as you arrive on the island.

Guest reviews

CreamPaws

BEWARE! READ ALL REVIEWS BEFORE BOOKING.

3 October 2023

This place should limit itself to the clientele they actually want. We booked well in advance for one day and they made it abundantly clear they a... more »

alexandralazanu

Average

2 October 2023

Nice location on the rocks. You need a reservation in advance so make sure you book it if u wanna visit. Honestly it has a beautiful view but it is... more »

DougJ25

3-4 Hour Lunch Experience

20 September 2023

This is a great restaurant in which you spend 3-4 hours for lunch. That’s because it will likely take that long given the logistics of getting to ... more »

jonathanrY8126FP

be careful

16 September 2023

be careful. have to book a month in advance but food is second rate and expensive. They have a boat to bring you to the restaurant but then charge ... more »

Location

You can reach Fontelina by private boat or on foot, via the little path which starts just beneath the Punta Tragara viewing point. For the return journey, Fontelina provides a shuttle boat from the beach club to Marina Piccola.

From Marina Piccola the center of Capri is just a short bus or taxi ride away.

Località Faraglioni - Capri

FAQ - Frequently asked questions

How do I book at La Fontelina?

La Fontelina accepts reservations in advance if you book both the restaurant and the beach club for three consecutive days or more. If you'd like to book for a single day, please call one or two days in advance to check availability. The restaurant is available by reservation only. Please note that availability is extremely limited during the high season months of June, July, and August.

How much does La Fontelina cost?

Current admission prices are available on the beach club's website. The current beach club admission price per person is 40 euros, which includes a padded sun lounger. An umbrella can be added for 20 euros. Bookings are only available for the beach club and the restaurant together; beach-club-only reservations are not possible. The average all-day cost for two people at La Fontelina is between 300 and 400 euros.

How can I reach La Fontelina?

There are two ways to get to La Fontelina:

1) On foot: walk down the path from the Punta Tragara scenic overlook (belvedere)

2) By boat: take the shuttle from Marina Piccola

Most people come down on foot and then return to Marina Piccola with the boat service, as the uphill climb is quite challenging. Please don't descend the path unless you already have a reservation.