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Since 1955, Motoscafisti di Capri have been sailing visitors from all over the globe around the beautiful island of Capri, Italy. In business for over half a century, we are the company of choice for boat trips to the Blue Grotto, the Faraglioni...more
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Via Provinciale Marina Grande 282, 80073 Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although there are several options to visit the Blue Cave, this basic tour includes a full-circle tour of the island with a stop at the Blue Cave. We arrived at the pier well before 9am when they were supposed to open. We were told to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

The tour is a basic, a no frills trip around the entire island of Capri. The boat is comfortable and the site are amazing. BUT, we could not understand any of the descriptions due to the poor sound system. We were on the upper deck...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SharonY1220
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Our boat ride took around 2 hours as we went around the island. The blue cave was not open that day but as other rewviewer said this is not the best provider if you want to visit the blue cave. This provider was ideal for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Payman L
Reviewed September 30, 2018

My husband and I and my sister and brother-in-law visited Capri on Saturday, September 22, 2018. We were staying in Sorrento, and had taken a day trip to Capri, primarily to visit the Blue Grotto, as the experience sounded like it was going to be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Simone S, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Motoscafisti di Capri, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Dear customer, all I can say is that we ALWAYS give a FREE ride to Grotta Azzurra if our island tour does not stop there for any reason (generally because of long queue).

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Avoid at all costs. Will sell you tickets for Island Tour plus Blue Grotto but not stop at Blue Grotto. Avoid this company.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank mbm39cornell
Reviewed September 22, 2018

While me and my gf were in Capri we decided to go for the 2 hours-trip offered by the motoscafisti of capri. The weather was awesome and so it was the captain. He brought us around key points on the Capri coast providing details of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Devid A
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We read some bad reviews for this company but our experience was great. Hence me adding a review. We bought tickets online for the blue grotto. We got to Capri at 11.30 headed straight to the dock and we’re on a boat in 15 minutes....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ruth R
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

I will be honest, I’ve never written a review before. But I am sitting on a ferry boat leaving Capri, utterly furious and feeling completely ripped off on what was supposed to be an amazing anniversary trip. The ONLY reason my husband and I spent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank courtneyt907
Simone S, Direttore vendite at Motoscafisti di Capri, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Dear Courtney, I feel sorry to read that, but I must make a couple of clarifications: 1) it is stated on the yellow line ticket that "if the waiting time at the entry of the blue grotto is more than 45 minutes the crew reserves...More

Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Called in at tour office on pier in Naples English speaking staff. Thought €68 was expensive asked at hotel and they said it was about right the price.Went on fast boat to Capri then on round island trip on a boat about 20 people on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Darren H
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Did the Yellow Tour Read the reviews and don't use this mob. I normally don't write scathing reviews but I will make an exception. They do not take you into the row boats. Even though they do this every day they seemed shocked at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Susan A
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Simone S | Property representative |
Ciao Susan, we rent our ten meters wooden boats with skipper for hours, half or full day. Please contact us via email for a quote. See you in Capri!
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Happyon123
April 30, 2018|
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Ciao! The first island tour with stop at Blue Grotto is generally at 9.45 and than about every 30 minutes until 2 to 3pm. You can purchase tickets online or at our ticket point at dock n. 0 in the port of Capri. The boat... More
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Howieaz
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Burtcroghan | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is, it’s right at the front where the captain is and you have to ask him if you need to use the facilities. We didn’t know so we went just before the trip.
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Rebecca
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Semi private / Small group boat tour around Capri (8 Replies)
Hi everyone I am trying to research whether there is an option for a small group boat tour around Capri for 2 - 3 hours including Blue Grotto, Faraglioni, etc. I have read the many critical reviews of Motoscafisti di Capri on tripadvisor, especially having to push and shove your way onto a boat, and guides trying to convince customers not to go to the Blue Grotto on the basis that it is overcrowded. In contrast, other companies - Gianni's, Blue Sea Capri, etc. have excellent views,...More
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Response fromRitchieswim|
Just email Gianni, I am sure they will give you a price you are happy with.. I rented my own from Geppe at banana boat . On a calm day it's not hard and there's no reefs to hit ;)