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Santorini Hotels Greece

Updated on September 10, 2014

The variety of Santorini hotels

Santorini is perhaps the most famous, and definitely the most photographed of all of the Greek islands. This small volcanic island is famous for its beaches and sunset and is the most widely captured landscape in Greece. Getting there is easy, with direct flights daily from Athens, and many direct flights form international airports throughout Europe. There are regular flights from and to Fira, the capital city. The island comprises of some excellent must visit places like Oia, Imerovigli, Fira, Firostefani, Akrotiri, Monolithos, Messaria, Megalochori, Pyrgos, Perissa, Kamari and Karterados. The island offers a wide variety of residential facilities all around including the traditional cave houses, apartments, villas, studios, luxury suites, hotels of one star to five star ranks. Santorini hotels offer the tourists a comfortable stay on the island, suiting every pocket.

Santorini hotels are unique in that they have so many inside and location based features to offer. All the hotels that are situated in villages on the western part of the island (Oia, Imerovigli, Fira) offer either volcanic, caldera view or the impressive blue Aegean sea view from almost all the rooms of the hotels.

Strogili Hotel Apartments Oia Santorini
Strogili Hotel Apartments Oia Santorini

Studios & Apartments in Oia Santorini

The Strogili Traditional Houses hotel in Oia Santorini is built on the cliff-side of the caldera and offers traditionally designed Santorini apartments and studios for rent, with spacious terraces overlooking the volcano and the deep blue Aegean Sea. Many of the visitors consider the Strogili Hotel Apartments and Studios as one of the most attractive Oia Santorini hotels. The hotel offers a large swimming pool with deck chairs and umbrellas, overlooking the Aegean Sea and the volcano, private parking area and wi-fi internet access. All interior areas are air-conditioned.

Kamari beach, Santorini
Kamari beach, Santorini

Satorini Hotels for all tastes

The hotels are mostly located near the caldera on the western part, or near the beaches on the eastern part of Santorini. Usually, families and beach lovers prefer to stay in hotels on the eastern part, near the beaches. A short walk from the hotel rooms leads the visitors to the beach such as at Perissa or Kamari which are beach villages with black sand abounds with sea side hotels. Some of the hotels there have their own private beach access.

The interior features of the Santorini hotels are up to the world class mark. The service features they have to offer for the visitors, include pools, pool side bars and snack bars, Jacuzzi bath tubs inside the rooms and outside for public uses, tennis lawn, conference center, spa and sauna, basketball court, and in-hotel restaurants. Some luxury Santorini hotels have Jacuzzi swimming pools as well. They have their beauty therapists, hair care and hair style services, and manicure and pedicure services. The rooms are furnished with highly comfortable bedding arrangements and all other modern facilities like wi-fi internet connection, central heating system, air conditioning, refrigerators, electric fans and irons, hair dryer, coffee machines, toasters. Every necessary item like slippers and towels are accordingly provided. However, each hotel will be different and it is worth checking prior to arrival if you need something specific during your stay.

Santorini Island is remarkable for the unique taste of their local foods. The restaurants inside the hotels offer both the Greek foods, prepared with local products and other European food items. The local wines that the hotels serve are of various tastes, sometimes complimentary as part of the meal. The most remarkable wines are those produced from the grapes of the local volcanic land.

Santorini is also a favorite wedding destination for those who seek a super romantic place, an island of tranquility outside the busy society they live in. Hotels in Santorini have all the necessary facilities to make such a holiday a memorable one and some offer special honeymoon packages. Wedding or honeymoon in Santorini - both may be an everlasting memory for the romance hunters.

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