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Villa Ilias Caldera Hotel

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 21 August 2012

My husband and I recently visited Santorini and opted to stay just outsıde Fıra at thıs gem of a hotel. When we booked on bookıng.com the descrıptıon read 'room wıth caldera vıew' and we were really excıted however the vıew from our room was of the pool and deck. Apparently the upper floor rooms wıth actual vıews are 'superıor' rooms,...

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Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 10 August 2012

We stayed here in July 2012 for 4 nights. We got the exclusive room with caldera view. We had the entire top floor. Granted the room itself was tiny, but we had the entire rooftop terrace to ourselves complete with chairs and a table and lounge chairs. We loved the privacy of it and having 360 degree views was awesome!...

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Hugo, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 August 2012

My wife and I stayed 3 nights the third week in June and had a wonderful experience. Pauline and George were great hosts: friendly, helpful, and personable. The Villa Ilias is a small, cozy, family run place with spectacular views of the caldera. I read the many positive reviews before we left on our trip to Greece, and I can...

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Zamboanga City, Philippines
Reviewed 2 August 2012

Villa Ilias was a great choice for me and my husband. Our 3 nights stay was wonderful thanks to Pauline & George who were very gracious hosts. The room was clean and comfortable, the breakfasts are yummy, the view is fantastic and the location is perfect. They also went the extra mile with the complementary bottle of wine, chocolate &...

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Berlin, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 August 2012

I am well-traveled and I must say that this is the place to stay in Santorini, Greece! The innkeepers value their guests and do everything to make their stay pleasurable. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Bathroom facilities are great and the water pressure in the shower is fantastic. Towels are changed daily and they provide soap, shampoo, conditioner,...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 25 July 2012

Santorini is my favorite place on earth - this was my third visit to the island. Villa Ilias provides one of the best views on this best island. The hotel is in a wonderful high location that provides a view of the entire caldera and much of the city. You do, however, make a small tradeoff staying here as the...

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Reviewed 22 July 2012

Kiwis On Tour We stayed at Villa Ilias in Santorini during our recent visit to Greece during our whirlwind adventure to Europe. From the moment we arrived to a welcome beside the pool with complementary beer and nuts, and that magnificent view, our stay was exceptional. Our room was fantastic as was the breakfast and our hosts. We would highly...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2012

We were there in shoulder seaon, in late May 0f 2012. Owners Pauline and George made us feel very welcome. Both were great at helping us get oriented around Santorini, and locating the activities we liked. They were able to help us find every site, activity, restaurant, etc., that we asked for. We are a family of 4: parents and...

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Co Durham, England
Reviewed 14 July 2012

This hotel is in an excellent location with a breathtaking view of the Caldera. Apart from the exceptional view I also chose this hotel as it is within easy walking distance- 10 minute stroll along a path overlooking the Caldera - from the capital Fira but far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the town . The owners...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2012

WOW, great location, fantastic views, value for money, free wifi, great breakfast, sunny pool area, George and Pauline and their team made us feel so welcome. Highly recommend

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  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Damigos family has been a part of Santorini history for over a century. Villa Ilias is the former residence of one of our ancestors, George Ilias Damigos. It is built on this specific location to capture breathtaking views that are unique only to Villa Ilias and perched 1,000 feet above the Aegean Sea and the most famous volcano in the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Ilias Caldera Hotel

Address: Firostefani 84700, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Firostefani
Price Range: $116 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Ilias Caldera Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Villa Ilias Hotel Firostefani
Ilias Hotel Firostefani
Villa Ilias Caldera Hotel Santorini/Firostefani
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Firostefani
#3 Romantic Hotel in Firostefani
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“Best views”
auckland2013, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we chose room with balcony and lovely view of town and caldera”
252martinc, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best views, kindest staff”
jamiel507, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best Room is the Roof top with the private balcony with the best view! It is worth the extra cost.”
jgleason4, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to get the room on the second floor with a balcony facing the town and the window facing the volcano, see our pictures below.”
tsanlis, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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