City view
Free WiFi
Free parking
Air conditioning
Private bathroom
Non-smoking rooms

You're eligible for a Genius discount at Captain John Houses Oia! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

Built on the caldera cliff, Captain John Houses Oia offers an outdoor jetted tub and self-catering accommodation with panoramic volcano views. The centre of the charming village of Oia is a 5-minute walk away.

The air-conditioned rooms of Captain John Houses Oia hotel are traditionally decorated according to the Cycladic style. They all include a well-equipped kitchen or kitchenette and a living room with TV. Each unit also has a furnished balcony boasting spectacular caldera views.

Fira, the capital of Santorini, is 6.2 miles away from Captain John Houses Oia, while the airport of the island is at 9.3 miles. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi access in the public areas and free parking nearby.

This is our guests' favourite part of Oia, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Captain John Houses Oia has been welcoming guests since 20 Apr 2011.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Oia, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

FREE parking!

Reliable info
Guests say the description and photos for this property are accurate.


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Accommodation Type
1 single bed
1 large double bed
1 sofa bed
1 large double bed
Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Something went wrong. Please try again later.

No credit card needed to book. We'll send you an email confirming your reservation.

Closest beaches
  • Katharos Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Baxedes Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    1.3 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi I am looking for a room with small private balcony to do a fake wedding. Is this possible? We will only be 2 people and the photographer. Thanks!
    Hello! We have the most amazing view on the island from the private captain John suite balcony!
    Answered on 2 April 2022
  • Hi, is the jacuzzi in the suite private? Or is it shared? Thank you!
    Captain house suite,which is located at the upper lever has a private tub!
    Answered on 2 April 2022
  • Is there a swimming pool?
    Unfortunately, there is no swimming pool at our property
    Answered on 3 March 2020
  • Hi. May I know if it is possible to view the amazing Oia sunset from the rooms or anywhere in the hotel?
    All of our rooms ,have an amazing volcano-village-aegean sea & caldera view!
    Answered on 2 April 2022
  • Hi, ae there many steps to the standard one bed apartment please?
    Hello from Santorini!! Property has approx 15/20 steps. Located in caldera, but with a big advantage, not many steps. There is also public parking 20..
    Answered on 13 November 2022
  • Still looking?

Hosted by Nicol Balobitou

Host review score

Nicol Balobitou
Captain John Traditional Houses are situated in the most beautiful part of Oia, in the Perivolas area. From this part of Oia you have an extraordinary view of the entire village, the small harbour of Armeni and the famous Santorini sunset.
Nearby you can find a free parking area. The hotel is located only a few meters away without having to go down many steps. In our neighborhood you will find a mini market and traditional restaurants with delicious food .
Languages spoken: Greek,English
Property surroundings *
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
Facilities of Captain John Houses Oia
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Sit back and relax
  • Terrace
  • Sun terrace
  • Balcony
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Soundproofing
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Sea view
  • View
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking Off-site
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Car hire
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
Building characteristics
  • Detached
  • Air conditioning
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • Greek
  • English

House rules

Captain John Houses Oia takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 16:00

You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that the outdoor jetted tub will remain closed in case of inappropriate weather conditions, for safety reasons.

Please note that the outdoor jetted tub is not heated.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Captain John Houses Oia in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Captain John Houses Oia

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Captain John Houses Oia on this page.

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Captain John Houses Oia on this page.

  • Check-in at Captain John Houses Oia is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Captain John Houses Oia by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • Captain John Houses Oia is 0.8 miles from the centre of Oia.

  • The prices at Captain John Houses Oia may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Captain John Houses Oia (subject to availability). These can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 3 guests
    • 4 guests

    For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Captain John Houses Oia has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 1 bedroom

    For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Guests staying at Captain John Houses Oia can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • Captain John Houses Oia offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Yes, Captain John Houses Oia is popular with guests booking family stays.