Last updated on 30 August 13
Do you run this garden?

Villa Cimbrone Garden

  4.0/5 (2 ratings)

Gardenvisit Editorial

Villa Cimbrone is an old farmhouse in Ravello on the Amalfi coast with views over the Gulf of Salerno that was transformed into a fortified palace by English politician Lord Grimthorpe in the early twentieth century. Vita Sackville-West contributed to the current design of the garden, which is English in style but with views of the Amalfi coast. The garden is laid out along the clifftop and includes a Temple of Bacchus and Roman statues. The villa is now a luxury hotel.

Address - Via S.Chiara, 26, Ravello (Sa), Campania, Italy, 84010
Opening times - Open 9am to sunset. Daily.
Website - Visit the Villa Cimbrone Garden website

Local Hotels

Hotels within 30km as the crow flies from this garden.

Nearby Gardens

Gardens within 30km as the crow flies from this garden.

Reviews and Comments

Have you visited this garden?

  • 9 months ago Adam Hodge said

    The principal walk to the far end of the garden is by far the most significant part of the garden..the planting to the left is fabulous[see 185Queen's pic] At the far end the view out over the sea and landscape is spectacular.

    The rest of the gardens aren't really so opulently planted, although some areas have roses and there are some Hydrangea bordered walks. The structure is sound: it just needs one or two more areas as strikingly planted as the main walk.

    (3.0/5)
  • 10 months ago Sei said

    A beautiful garden with best view of Ravello.

    (5.0/5)

See all the reviews of Villa Cimbrone Garden

The reviews and ratings originate in all cases from third parties. Gardenvisit is in no case responsible for the correctness or accuracy of the reviews. Reviews and similar information are not an expression of Gardenvisit’s opinions.