A stylish villa with a lovely private garden and pool, located in the centre of Capri
Villa Lennox is a stunning five-bedroom property with swimming pool for rent in Capri. Set in a prestigious and central location, this unique property is located only a 10-minute walk from the Piazzetta and the centre of Capri.
Guests can enjoy panoramic views over the entire town and the Bay of Marina Piccola from the villa’s impressive gardens, which boast water cisterns from the period dating back to Emperors Augustus and Tiberius, a neoclassical style small temple, and bronze statues found in the ruins of Pompeii.
The garden is divided onto three levels, with the top level, featuring a spacious pool deck. The large swimming pool is encircled by palm and pine trees and large potted cacti and is lined by a stone wall covered with violet Bougainvillea. For added convenience, there is an outdoor shower and small changing room. The pool terrace is kitted with sun lounge chairs and offers views of the hillside of Mount San Michele.
Right in front of the villa is the Italian style garden with beautiful white roses and oleander trees, along with an al fresco dining area.
Inside, the villa features unique and timeless details including cool marble, old hand-made floor tiles, vaulted ceilings, antique furniture, and private balconies. The villa’s architecture features clean lines, with the old round shaped vaults painted white throughout - in a typical Caprese style.
The main entrance door leads into the living and dining area. Both rooms boast antique wooden furniture and day beds, many of which date back to the 18th century. The dining room also features a library, with windows looking out to the gardens.
The villa features several different sitting areas, each equipped with sofas and armchairs, large mirrors and paintings hanging on the walls and an antique fireplace. There is also a large, well-equipped kitchen, and a separate laundry room.
On the first floor are the five well-appointed double and twin bedrooms, all with terrace access. Two bedrooms boast en-suite bathrooms whilst the others share two exterior bathrooms.
Villa Lennox with its impressive history, amazing setting, and ample space is the perfect villa to rent for a group of up to 10 guests looking to explore Capri.
NB: Villa is not air-conditioned. Caretaker and gardener live on-site. Property has several steps inside and out – not suitable for guests with mobility issues.
- Landscaped Gardens
- Outdoor Living
- Swimming Pool
Bedroom 1 – double bed, sitting area, writing desk, en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower, and terrace access
Bedroom 2 – double bed, sitting area, writing desk, private external bathroom with bathtub & separate shower, and terrace access
Bedroom 3 (Master) – double canopy bed, sitting area with chaise lounge & fireplace, en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower, and private terrace
Bedroom 4 – twin beds, shared external bathroom with bathtub & shower, and terrace access
Bedroom 5 – double bed, shared external bathroom with bathtub & shower, and terrace access
- Fully-equipped kitchen
- Pizza oven
- Laundry facilities
- Portable/ceiling fans in bedrooms
- Wine cellar
- Sea views
- Swimming pool (12 x 5 m, open: May-Sep)
- Landscaped garden
- Water features
- Outdoor dining
- Sun loungers
- Olive grove
- Outdoor shower & change room
- Neo-Greek temple
- Napoleonic fort ruins
- Concierge service (on arrival & departure)
- Daily housekeeping (2 maids, 3 hours/day)
- Continental breakfast
- Final cleaning
- Pool & garden maintenance
- Utilities (gas, electricity)
- Porter service
- Chef service
- Telephone calls
- Activities & excursions
Villa Lennox is just outside the centre of Capri. It’s a short car ride or 10 minute walk from the city’s main square.
The island of Capri is situated 5 km from the Bay of Naples in Southern Italy. The island has been a celebrated beauty spot since Roman times and continues to be a popular tourist attraction due to a combination of natural coastal beauty, attractive towns and great restaurants and shops.
Visitors can take a leisurely stroll through the historic centre of Capri, a boat trip to explore the island’s unique coastline, punctuated with hidden caves and secluded beaches, a tour of the ruins of Emperor Tiberius' imposing Villa Jovis, a journey by chairlift up to the summit of Mount Solaro, or a walk along the lanes of Anacapri as far as the Migliera viewpoint.
Capri main square – 10 minutes’ walk
Closest beach – 15 minutes’ walk
Port – 10 minutes’ drive
Sorrento – 1 hour’s ferry ride
Naples airport – 2 hours’ drive (including ferry)
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.