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Chiostro di San Francesco

Piazza Francesco Saverio Gargiulo 8, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 1269
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Piazza Francesco Saverio Gargiulo 8, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 1269
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got married here. It is breathtaking. So romantic and you can feel the history. Simply stunning. The ceremony is less than 30mins which is more than enough considering the heat! We provided fans and water for guests which was greatly appreciated. The mandolin and...More

Thank Morworths
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This cloister is very close to the exit from the lift when you ascend from the port to the town of sorrento. It's a lovely shady and tranquil spot worth a visit. We were there on a Monday around midday and it was set up...More

Thank kernowlouise
Reviewed yesterday

Architecture is wonderful, and discovered a photo exhibition on the top floor by a local artist well worth a visit, where out on the balcony are great sea views and a tree swing where you can also have an expresso. Highly recommended.

Thank avril217
Reviewed 2 days ago

The ancient Cloisters are next to the Church of San Francesco and the most tranquil place to visit as it's so cool and beautiful with an array of lovely flowers and shrubs that were in full bloom when we visited. The central area was being...More

Thank se262014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I had read some of the favorable reviews of Chiostro Di San Francesco, I did not set out to actually look for it. Instead I stumbled upon it as I made my way toward the edge of the bluff overlooking the Mediterranean. Very serene...More

Thank fiji12133
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled on the Chiostro Di San Francesco by luck just being nosey not aware of where we were going. Fantastic very historical amazing for taking brilliant pictures. It had a very relaxed atmospheric feel

Thank charlie187062
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely and picturesque patio with beautiful plants (climbing plants, hydrangeas, trees and plants with big green leaves), arches and old pillars bordering the patio. Be sure to see this lovely patio without entrance fee.

Thank vivian L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only came across this place at the wnd of a walkin tour. Unfortunately didnt stay too long but did enjoy the spectacular archetecture and surrounding area. A fantastic view outside over the sea towards vesuvius. Looks like a stunning wedding location but im yet to...More

Thank Danny B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is gorgeous, especially the gardens to the side. Free to visit so make sure you don't miss it.

Thank sazzlem88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came across this lovely cloister soon after arriving by ferry in Sorrento and taking the lift from the harbor to Villa Comunale, the city's largest park. The entrance to the cloister is on the left, just past the park's exit. It immediately caught my...More

Thank Rumples
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6 November 2016|
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Response from Beckie J | Reviewed this property |
Hi I went through Thomson holidays and had my reception at the cloisters in April 16. You will be assigned a wedding planner who will help you with all the aspects of planning. You choose things like the flowers etc when you... More
9 September 2016|
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Response from Tenacious_d_85 |
We are getting married here in May and we are going through Ionian weddings, they arrange everything for you, you tell them what you are after and they sort it out for you.