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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here as the final port of call on our trip to Santorini and we most definitely saved the best to last. The traditional cave rooms were comfortable and we had the most amazing breakfast delivered to the terrace. I wish I had that view everyday. The sunset view is the best on the island! There is a off...

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Hands down the most amazing place i have ever stayed and doubtful that i can ever top it....(obviously the view has a lot to do with that)......the location can only be topped by 1 or 2 other hotels in terms of location but this place is AMAZING! The staff is helpful and extremely friendly....the pizza they make is slammin...the rooms...

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We truly value your kind words about our staff. It's definitely a boost for us every time we read positive reviews such as yours.

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The view and the hotel staff were among the best to be found anywhere. The older infrastructure comes with an intermittant sewer order. I do not think any hotels along this beautiful bluff can conquer this issue.Still a great place and I would go back.

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for taking the time to express your appreciation for our staff. I am glad to hear that overall your experience was positive and that you will remember us fondly.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Esperas is a beautiful hotel with amazing staff. The hotel is at the end of the main drag in Oia, so you get the benefit of the proximity of everything but also get to feel a little secluded. We looked forward to our breakfasts every morning. The views cannot be beat!

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. I will be sure to let our staff know how much of an impact they made on your experience. I was also very happy to learn that you appreciate our location as the best hotel in Oia.

Reviewed 26 October 2016

The hotel was on a side of a cliff. The room was sort of in a cave . It was really lovely. Amazing views, sunset, pool, staff and food. Service was wonderful. Will alway have very special memories of this place.

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very pleased to hear that our staff made your stay pleasant and that you enjoyed our excellent cave house accommodation in Santorini for which we are famous.

RETHYMNON
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We spend 3 beautiful nights at this breathtaking, picturesque, hotel, late October. Everything, such as service, location, room, breakfast, beds, snacks, linen, were just excellent. Julia and all others, thank you for your great hospitality and high end accomodation. We will be back the soonest possible.

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. I am very glad to hear that your stay with us was a memorable in what is one of the most romantic hotels in Santorini! We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future.

Reviewed 25 October 2016

Probably the best hotel I've ever stayed in. The hotel is more private than the rest, you get unbelievable views, as well as your own sunset view. Breakfast is brought to your room every day so you can relax on the balcony in the morning sun. Just amazing

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you verified for yourself that Esperas is the best sunset hotel in Santorini.

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Fantastic and great hospitality with comfortable rooms and good traditional food. Local wine and unforgottable sunset. Take a long walk along the greek style architecture houses, up on the hills towards Fira, coming back to the hotel for a nice swim in the pool

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

I am so glad to hear that your stay was so wonderful, especially during such a special occasion. Thank you for taking the time to review us and for asserting the fact that Esperas is located in the best area to stay in Santorini.

Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The rooms are built into the side of the mountain. All decorated in the whites and blues of Greece. Our balcony (as was true of all balconies overlooked the Aegean Sea and wee perfect for sunset viewing. Breakfast was brought to the room or you could eat poolside. Food was delicious for all meals. Service was wonderful - friendly, informative....

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, I am very pleased to hear that you found our location to your liking as one of the best hotels in Santorini with caldera view and that you were able to enjoy all that Santorini has to offer.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Wonderful accommodation, restaurants and weather - as enjoyable as the last time. Staff were very helpful, making several restaurant bookings and also arranged an excellent short cruise. Highly recommended.

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George A, General Manager at Esperas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for choosing to stay with us again. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in the best sunset hotel in Santorini and our staff. Rest assured that we will do everything it takes to make us deserving of your loyalty.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Esperas is a unique full service hotel that offers you the opportunity to experience the traditional cave houses of Santorini coupled with one of the most breathtaking views on the planet. A five minute walk from the center of the picturesque village of Oia, the complex is exclusively situated on the edge of a hanging cliff side (the Caldera), overlooking the breathtaking sunset and the volcanic rocks. An ambiance of comfort and relaxation is present throughout the 20 houses, complemented by traditional furniture and antique pieces. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Esperas

Address: Oia 84702, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Oia
Price Range: $270 - $1,014 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Esperas 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Esperas Traditional Houses Hotel Oia
Esperas Traditional Hotel
Hotel Esperas Traditional
Esperas Oia, Santorini, Greece
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We have now stayed in three different room - each was fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles J0hnMC54, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a room that had French doors that opened to the Caldera. This allowed us to keep the doors open at night and view the sunset from our room. ”
 of 5 bubbles JeNN16, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Superior Studio 120 is perfectly located, lower priced (comparatively), and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles 54erikc, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Each room is individual due to the nature of cave type accommodation in Oia.”
 of 5 bubbles 616jacquelinew, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 114 was a loft style and came with choice of 2 balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles DanLariviere, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
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