This is a luxury hotel comprising a complex of 15 authentic houses, which are true examples of island architecture, remodelled with absolute respect for Cycladic traditions while incorporating state-of-the-art hotel comforts. The cluster of buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries gives guests a taste of old aristocratic Santorin. This is the most comfortable and discreetly luxurious as well as the most poetic and serenely quiet places to stay in Fira, and it comprises an array of one- and two-bedroom villas. The various abodes are built in traditional volcanic stone and lime-washed in heavenly pastels. The interior of this charming historical hotel features marble floors, beautiful antique furniture, and walls decorated with 19th-century engravings. The hotel is fully air-conditioned and facilities include a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, café, bar and restaurant. Wireless Internet access is available, and room and laundry services are provided for additional fees.
All guest rooms have sublime terraces or balconies overlooking the caldera. There is a twice-daily maid service with impeccable 24-hour service, and free wireless Internet access. Each room features satellite TV, a DVD player, private bathroom with shower, bathtub, deluxe bath amenities, and a hairdryer on request, and a double or king-size bed. A direct dial telephone, private minibar, radio, hifi and individually regulated air conditioning also feature in all rooms as standard.
There is an outdoor swimming pool with poolside snack bar and a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols laid out for use. Guests may also relax with a massage (fees apply). Sun loungers and parasols can be hired for a fee on the nearby sandy and pebble beach.