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Famous for its colorful villas and boutique retreats, Capri has dozens of luxury hotels. Here are Forbes Travel Guide editors’ picks for the five best places to stay in Capri:
1.Grand Hotel Quisisana. One of the most sophisticated hotels in Capri, Grand Hotel Quisisana offers guest rooms that are both luxurious and stately. Natural light streams into the striking, white hotel. It’s has glorious pool and several fashionable dining options, including the Krug Room, which is known for its extensive champagne list.
2. Capri Palace Hotel and Spa. Home to one of the world’s best hotel spas and the award-winning restaurant L’Olivo, Capri Palace feels more like a royal retreat than a hotel. Secluded on the towering hills of the island, the hotel’s vaulted ceilings and towering columns will transport you to ancient Rome.
3. Hotel Punta Tragar. This luxury hotel designed by renowned Swiss architect Le Corbusier boasts one of the best views on the Amalfi Coast. Located a little further from the town center, the peach-painted Hotel Punta Tragar creates a romantic escape with its arched terraces and heated saltwater pools.
4. JK Place Capri. This crisp and chic hotel is one of the few hotels on the island that’s right on the ocean, but it’s also close to town and the harbor. The neo-classic hotel was designed by Florentine architect Michele Bonan who created a contemporary space with English country touches. The individually designed rooms feature large bathrooms and sea views.
5. Hotel Caesar Augustus. Built into a cliff, Hotel Caesar Augustus sits 1,000 feet over the Bay of Naples. The rooms are spacious and chic, and some have balconies (and even bathrooms) with waterfront views. Other highlights include a two-level infinity pool and the opulent Suite Farouk, which was named after the Egyptian king who stayed in it for a year.