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Amedeo Canfora

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Never break in your sandals again

I never spend more than $100 on shoes but this place is so worth it. Worth the ferry and funicular... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
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Another year, another pair or two !

So on my annual trip to Capri I trotted into the store at 9:30pm in my old Canfora sandals and I... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
London, United Kingdom
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This shop offers world-famous handmade sandals worn by the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Maria Callas, to name a few.
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Via Camerelle 3, 80073 Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
+39 081 837 0487
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

I never spend more than $100 on shoes but this place is so worth it. Worth the ferry and funicular ride too! Walked in and picked 6 pairs on the spot (talked myself down to 3) and could not be happier with the experience. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Lmschm
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

So on my annual trip to Capri I trotted into the store at 9:30pm in my old Canfora sandals and I said 'sir a tiny crystal has fallen out of my left shoe can you fix it' well this was no problem and no charge....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank SJluckytraveller
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

There are a hundred places to purchase handmade sandals on Capri... but there is a reason why this place is special. Located in the heart of the posh shopping street Via Emmanuelle, the shop remains true to its long history of family craftsmanship. Three sets...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The shop is located in via camerelle just opposite Quisisana hotel. A small place but rich in history. Grave Kelly, Jackie O were among their customers and of course they still live from this past glory. The items are of very good quality, but a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

I'm a shoe freak, so of course I had to get sandals from Amedeo Canfora. I'm very glad I did. They are very comfortable. I love that they have a slight heel. I needed them adjusted later that day and they gladly did so. These...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MDuVall-Rubin
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I had heard about Canfora shoes from travel shows and online - they are generally considered expensive, custom made, and some of the most famous feet in the world have bought sandals from this store over the decades. The shop is small and cozy. The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank SJluckytraveller
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Best friend has been vacationing in Capri for years and owns a dozen+...Couldn't pass on a day trip from Med cruise...Sooo many fabulous choices!!! Once you decide, feet are measured and you return a few hours later for final fitting, adjustments to straps... I purchased...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Lin A
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Hate to admit this but this store has been on my "Bucket" list for nearly 30 years! I finally went there today and bought two pairs of gorgeous orange and lime green jeweled sandals! They were so accommodating and got my sandals ready within 4...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank Joy W
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Costanzo is there to make customers home, be a trustworthy partner to make the perfect choice of suitable size, materials and experience. Definitely one of the best quality-price ratios you can find on the island, if you are looking for a traditional Caprese sandal.

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank monpas
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I am going to Capri Sunday 1st July 2012 and will be visiting the shoe shop. 18 years ago I had my feet measured and a pair of delightful wedge sandels made and signed, I still wear them to this day. I am looking forward...More

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank golfgirl-11-10
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