'Caldera Views, Traditional Santorini'
Alta Mare by Andronis, a member of the Andronis Luxury Collection, of ten exclusive suites, sits on cliffs over the Aegean. It is in the village of Oia, just 30 minutes by car from Santorini airport and close to Fira Town. You’ll find a fascinating, semi-covered, infinity cave pool and sundeck. The on-site café serves a buffet breakfast, light meals and an authentic Greek dish of the day - private dining is also available.
‘All Pool Accommodation’
Blending seamlessly into its surroundings, Ambassador Aegean Luxury Hotel & Suites Santorini, sits on the clifftops overlooking the Aegean Sea. Featured are 40 rooms, suites and villas boasting vaulted ceilings, white washed interiors and private swimming pools. By the shared pool, Cabo Rosso Restaurant focuses on the use of local ingredients and pairs dishes with wines from the island. The spa offers a spiritual journey with tailored treatments and an indoor heated cave pool.
‘Intimate Clifftop Retreat’
The Andronis Boutique Hotel, a member of the Andronis Luxury Collection, is a boutique property with cave-style rooms dating back over 100 years. The intimate Andronis, which sits in the central, pedestrian part of Oia and has just 14 rooms and suites, all with their own Jacuzzi. The hotel has an infinity-edge swimming pool. There is an all-day restaurant serving traditional Greek cuisine with Mediterranean influences.
‘Romantic Escape, Cave Spa’
The Andronis Luxury Suites are perched atop a cliff overlooking the Caldera, the volcano of Palia and Nea Kameni and the island of Thirassia. The property features a collection of 25 suites which are designed in a minimalist style with some having Jacuzzis and infinity pools. There is a fine dining restaurant serving gourmet Greek dishes, a cave-like spa with flowing water features and two infinity pools to enhance the property even further.
‘Caldera Views, Plunge Pools’
Located in the scenic settlement of Oia, Canaves Oia Suites form part of the Canaves Oia Hotel complex which overlook the mysterious Caldera from an elevated position on the side of a cliff. Membership into the prestigious ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’ provides testament to the appeal of this charming corner of Santorini where guests encounter great tailored service and hugely impressive suites as their ideal holiday base. The resort is open from the beginning of April to the end of November.
‘Boutique Romance, Award-Winning Location’
Grace Hotel Santorini, Auberge Resorts Collection is facing the rock of Skaros and the hotel is ideally positioned to view sunsets and offers easy access to the village of Imerovigli. The resort comprises traditional white houses carved into the hillside many of which have private heated plunge pools and there is also a villa with two bedrooms and a private swimming pool. Please note that over 14’s are welcome in all accommodations however The Villa may be booked for parties with younger guests.
‘Uniquely Placed; Tranquil Cave Hideaway’
Dramatically poised at the highest point of Santorini’s ancient caldera cliffs sits Iconic Santorini, a boutique cave hotel. In the picturesque village of Imerovigli this hotel offers unrivalled views of the cliffs and azure blue waters from its five separate levels. Accommodation comes in the form of traditional Greek-style residences with modern interiors and outdoor terraces. Pergola Restaurant serves authentic Santorini cuisine and guests are welcome to drop by the open kitchen at any time to see what the chef is cooking. Use of the gym is complimentary and guests can also indulge in a signature holistic massage in one of the private treatment rooms, followed by a dip in the indoor jetted grotto pool.
Istoria Hotel is made up of only 12 suites on the eastern half of Santorini, fronting the gorgeous Perivolos Beach. All suites are modern in design and some open out to terraces with hot-tubs or pools. The restaurant here uses the freshest ingredients and even some produce from the hotel’s own garden. Facilities include an infinity pool and spa and there’s also the option for horse riding.
'Contemporary yet classical on the Santorini hillside'
Part of the whitewashed towns that have made Santorini famous, Katikies Chromata is the perfect hotel for couples seeking some time together. Each room and suite looks out onto the beautiful caldera, ensuring stunning sunsets each time you stay. The view is emphasised around the hotel, with the restaurant and bars also taking advantage of the caldera views. The hotel sits between Oia and Thera, meaning both towns can be explored.