Here are some of the best places where you can book a stay for your Santorini trip.
1. Angel Luxury Suites [ book here ]
Situated in Fira, this property has a location score of 10, and why not? It is 400 metres both from the Archaeological Museum of Thera and MegaroGyzi, and 500 metres from the Museum of Prehistoric Thera. The Santorini (Thira) Airport is just 4 kilometres away.
The hotel on the cliffs of Fira offers amazing views from the rooms which creates an amazing natural ambience. It offers cars for rent. Some of the rooms have their own lounges.
2. Maregio Suites [ book here ]
Just steps away from the Oia Castle, the Maregio Suites are situated just 17 minutes on foot from the beach. And the unobstructed caldera views are just otherworldly. 9 kilometres away is the picturesque Imerovigli, which is internationally famous for its sunset.
Each of the suites blends traditional Cycladic decoration with modern finishes and comes with its own private pool and hot tub. The place offers free private parking on prior reservations.
3. Canaves Oia Sunday Suites [ book here ]
This is a 4- star hotel just 12 minutes away from the beach. The Naval Museum is 12 minutes’ walk away and the Cape Columbo Beach is located 4 kilometres away from the property.
You get full English or Irish breakfast served every morning. In addition to common amenities like coffee machines and satellite TVs, some of the rooms come with their own terrace.
4. Santorini, Princess SPA Hotel [ book here ]
Another attraction of Imerovigli, this has rooms overlooking the Aegean Sea! It has its own outdoor pool and sun terrace with awesome views of the coast. The pool comes with a bar that has views of the sea as well. The property is situated just 4 kilometres away from the town of Fira.
The rooms are decorated in the Cycladic style while adding modern touches. You can get an American buffet breakfast served daily either in your room or in the a la carte restaurant. The outdoor restaurant has Mediterranean and Greek cuisine.
5. Astra Suites [ book here ]
This property is located on the cliffs of Caldera in Imerovigli. It has a wellness centre and an infinity pool with a sun-lounger terrace. It features a steam room, a hot tub and a massage area. The hotel staff can arrange excursions, sailing tours and transfers. The place is 2 kilometres away from Fira, 8 kilometres from Santorini Airport and 10 kilometres from the port.
The suites have artworks, candles and ornaments on every available surface. Each of them also has a veranda with a breathtaking view of the caldera, the Aegean Sea and the sunset.
6. Above Blue Suites [ book here ]
How about having some champagne served with your breakfast at your own private terrace at the highest point of the Caldera cliffs while watching the sunset over the endless blue? Sounds too good to be true, right? But this, and more, is what you get when you book a stay at the aptly named Above Blue Suits. Constructed in the traditional Cycladic style, it offers a range of uniquely decorated villas or suites, each with an unbelievable view of the sea. You can even have a private dinner on the balcony with your special one, as well as private massages by the hotel’s professional masseuse.
7. Filotera Suites [ book here ]
Located in the Oia Village, these traditionally built suits have elegant decorations amplified by some amazing views of the Aegean Sea and the caldera. The arches with whitewashed walls give the suites a classic look, while the private balconies add life to the 1 or 2 bedroomed suites.
You can enjoy a breakfast of homemade Greek treats, light meals, and beverages at the inviting snack bar. Or you may munch on to something in between dips at the pool bar or rest in the sun lounge. The property also includes a hot tub (exterior), a spa and a wellness centre. With some money, you can arrange for body massage and yoga sessions.
The nearest bus stop is 20 metres away while the Santorini Airport is 18 kilometres away.
8. Alta Mare by Andronis [ book here ]
The property is located inOia and features a partially covered swimming pool and an open-air café. The suites overlook the volcano, the caldera and the sea, from their location perched on a towering cliff. Could you want anything more on one go? The property is 12 kilometres away from Fira town and 18 kilometres from the airport.
Each of the rooms features a balcony with a private hot tub. There is also an infinity pool offering a shady retreat from the majestic Mediterranean sun, coming with sun beds and extra-large towels. The lata Mare Café is right by the pool side and provides a large selection of light refreshments.
9. Absolute Bliss [ book here ]
You know the staff really is making a genuine effort to make your stay memorable when you are offered a complimentary bottle of wine if you are a honeymooner or have reserved a suite. And these luxurious suites are your best bet if you want to explore the village of Oia or the small island of Thirasia.
This place is 2 kilometers from Fira and offers awesome views of the sunsets, the sea and Caldera from the private verandas of the suites.
This features traditional Aegean architecture. The Absolute Bliss is located on Imerovigli, the highest point of the black volcanic rock of Santorini, and of course the breathtaking views of Caldera are a given.
10. Grace Santorini [ book here ]
This is a unique boutique hotel which is located 2 kilometres from Fira and offers luxury with mesmerizing sea views. This award-winning hotel has a majestic infinity pool and offers in-room spa treatments.
Some units have their own balcony, along with a separate seating room along with a plunge pool that overlooks the sea. Before arriving, you can request a number of services like Apivita cosmetics, bathroom amenities, seven-choice pillow menu and in-room fitness kit.
There are also a large number of in-room drinks and special romantic packages to choose from. The hotel’s sea-facing restaurant has Mediterranean fusion cuisine, while the pool bar offers cocktails, refreshments and light meals. There is also a daily 5-course champagne meal.
11. Anteliz Suites [ book here ]
This place has an open-air hydromassage club coupled with an outdoor swimming pool. Beside the pool, there is a sun terrace where you can have breakfast served.
The rooms are beautifully decorated in Santorinian architecture and feature dreamy white marble floors and bathrooms. You can make the hotel staff arrange cars, book wine tasting tours and boat trips tothe volcano, get reservations to restaurants or the massage treatments and the like.
Anteliz is just 5 minutes away from Fira’s nightlife on foot, and 15 minutes away from the Santorini International Airport. There is free public available nearby.
12. Lilium Santorini Villa [ book here ]
Only a five-minute drive from Fira, the Lilium Santorini Villa is situated along the rim of the Caldera and has a pool with hydromassage facilities. The hotel spa too has a large range of massage and face treatment options for you to choose from. Each of the rooms is renovated and elegantly furnished and features a minibar.
You get new and freshly prepared Mediterranean dishes carefully presented by the chef. There is also a poolside bar with exotic cocktails, which you can have while enjoying stunning views of the sea.
13. The Tsitouras Collection [ book here ]
The Tsitouras collection is an 18th-century renovated mansion featuring antique artwork and architectural features like vaults, domes and skylights.
You can get to enjoy the sunset while enjoying a drink from your own minibar. You can have your free a la carte breakfast served to you anytime in the morning and get a complimentary cocktail in the evening.
You can even book a free private transfer to and fro the Santorini airport or port. There is free parking available near the location. Fira is just 700 metres away from the caldera.
14. San Antonio – Small Luxury Hotels of the World [ book here ]
At San Antonio, you get to enjoy a hot tub and jet showers in the hotel’s spa situated right inside a cave. And it perfectly complements the wild natural flavor of this hotel located at a secluded point on the outskirts of Imerovigli with an amazing sea view.
The suites have a romantic ambience and you get to enjoy the sea from those having a veranda. Some of the suites also come with their own spa bath. You get an American breakfast every day in the dining area, and cocktails and light refreshments in the Sun Lounge Bar.
San Antonia is 3 kilomnetres away from the center of Imerovigli and 5 kilomertres from Oia. There is private parking available on site.
15. Chromata, The Leading Hotels of the World [ book here ]
This is yet another hotel situated in Santorini on the rim of the Caldera facing the sea and the volcano. The hotel has an infinity pool. Some of the rooms come with their own verandas and all of them have Queen sized beds and iPod docking stations.
You can get Mediterranean cuisine along with a large range of Greek and International wines to choose from at the CHROMA Upstyle Dining. There is also the poolside bar and lounge restaurant where you can get refreshments while enjoying yourself on the deck. The property is well-situated for exploring the island. Fira town is just 20 minutes’ walk from the hotel and has a huge number of restaurants and shops.
It is only by booking a stay at these terrific hotels and by exploring the area that can convince you how mistaken you are in your beliefs. And the beauty of the place makes boredom and sameness impossible.