Villa San Michele on Capri in Italy is a magical place that should be experienced. Some people speak of feng shui perfection, about a crossroads for magnetic flows, and others about its enchanting beauty. Villa San Michele is undoubtedly unique and a living example of the dream that became a reality.
The soul needs more space than the body
is a saying cleverly coined and perhaps devoutly believed by Axel Munthe. Was he perhaps like Icarus, when from the heights of Capri’s steep cliffs he stretched out for more
My home shall be open for the sun and the wind and the voices of the sea – like a Greek temple – and light, light, light everywhere!
Villa San Michele is a place for people who are longing, dreaming and seeking answers.
A place where international encounters and dialogues between people from all corners of the earth can occur in peace and beauty in this magical setting.
I highly recommend that you take a look.
Welcome – you are in good company!
Staffan de Mistura
Director of Villa San Michele
Consul of Sweden in Capri
Villa San Michele is the ideal venue for various types of events and arrangements. We have hosted everything from weddings to conferences. You are most welcome to contact us to discuss your needs, prerequisites and wishes.
Café Casa Oliv was opened in 2011 after having been renovated from being Josef Oliv’s home into a popular café with a wonderful view. The renovation was made possible by financial support from The Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation and Gärsnäs AB.
OPENING HOURS: April–October, every day 9.30 a.m. 6 p.m.
MENU: Download the menu here (PDF)
Every Thursday from April to the end of September, the San Michele Foundation organises guided tours to Monte Barbarossa. During the hour-long walk participants can discover more about typical Mediterranean plant life, hear about the history of Castello Barbarossa, and find out about current research into migratory birds. Read more!