We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Cavern house Helios

Sunrise from pool with sea view
Certificate of Excellence
32 reviews
Sunrise from pool with sea view
Sea views/sunrise from pool
Spa pool and terrace
Sunrise and pool
Sun terrace
Sun terrace with spa pol
Sun terrace
Courtyard in bloom
Courtyard with grapevine
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2 with laundry machine
Sunrise from the house
Local taverna 'Metaximas' just a minutes walk
Sunrise from the house
Easter in the neighbouring village of Prygos
Sunrise from the houseover the island of anafi
Sunset from nearby Santo wines winery
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Santorini, Cyclades, South Aegean
Located in the peaceful residential village of Exo Gonia, Cavern House Helios is ideally located for exploring Santorini with the beaches of Kamari and the island's capital Fira both within just 15 minutes' drive. The award-winning taverna Metaximas is just a 3 minute walk from the door and the neighbouring village of Pyrgos offers an assortment of shops and amenities.
Carved from 500 year old volcanic rock, this traditional Santorinian home comprises 3 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, lounge, a courtyard with dining areas and sun terrace with spa pool. Set across 2 levels, the property offers panoramic views of the vine terraces of Profitis Ilias and across the Aegean to the island of Anafi, whilst the courtyard provides shaded space for dining and entertaining.
Restored to an excellent standard and boasting modern faciliti...
Read more
About the Owner, Sarah W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : May 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 99 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
Before you arrive, i am available to answer any questions you may have.
Once you arrive, my villa manager will be available to advise of things to do, make restaurant reservations, arrange boat trips or any other activities you may want to do. He is also very knowledgeable of the island, so will be able to answer any questions you may have. He will also be contactable by telephone during your stay, in case you experience any problems, either at the villa or while you are out
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #HL59299
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 32 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
English first
French first
English first
Jamie S
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
person found this review helpful

I cannot express how wonderful of a time we had in Santorini! Our stay in the cave house in Exo Gonia was special...Panos went over & beyond to making it an unforgettable vacation...we cannot thank you enough! Our favorite restaurant a few steps away "Metaxy Mas" incredible food and wonderful service! Thanks, Sarah for getting back promptly with questions to...

pepsi p
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017
person found this review helpful

We stayed at Cave house Helios last year and loved it so much we came back again this year. The house was just a great as we remember it. Ideally located to get to all parts of the island, although we mainly just wanted to relax on the beautiful terrace with a cold drink, dipping in and out of the...

Laura C
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017
person found this review helpful

We stayed for a week in Cavern House Helios in June and only wish it could've been for longer! The cave house is stunning, beautifully decorated and we really felt like we had our own hidden gem in Santorini. Panos the house manager was the perfect host, he met us on arrival and explained everything we needed or wanted to...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
smoking allowed in outside areas only.
check in and check out times can be flexible depending on other reservations we have
    2 Full baths
    3 Fulls
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights
1 Apr 2018 -
30 Apr 2018
7 nights --
1 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
low summer
5 nights
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
mid summer
5 nights
View all periods
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
rates listed are for the entire villa which can accommodate up to 6 people. all taxes and charges are included, wifi and air con are also included in the price.
i will be flexible with check in and check out times if i can. if you arrive earlier than our check in time we will meet you at the airport and take you luggage, then meet you again once the house is ready for you.
we will also store you luggage and deliver it to the airport/port if you have a later departure time
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
Cavern house Helios is in a quiet, peaceful village which is central on the island, but away from the main tourist areas. There are 3 tavernas in the village, one is the award winning Metaximas, just a short walk from the villa. The neighboring village of Prygos has a very nice selection of tavernas and mini markets. The nearest supermarket is is a few minutes drive or a 15 minute walk.
Getting around
A car is recommended as the village is not on a main bus route. Taxis are available but can be difficult to find in the summer.
You are welcome to make your own arrangements directly with our driver who will collect you from the airport/port.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Thira: 3.0 km
Ferry: Athino: 3.0 km
On your arrival you will be met at the airport/port and transferred to the villa. If you have hired your own car and are collecting it from the airport/ port, we will meet you at the airport/port and show you to the villa
Car and bike hire can be arranged on your behalf and delivered to the villa
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Book Now
216 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.