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This property is 6 minutes walk from the beach. Perched on the cliffs of the scenic Oia, Fotinos Houses is a whitewashed complex offering self-catering units with spectacular views over the Caldera, Aegean Sea and the island of Thirasia from their private terraces. Free Wi-Fi is available.

Built in the 19th century, the air-conditioned studios and cave houses at Fotinos are traditionally furnished featuring arched ceilings. They have a kitchenette equipped with mini fridge, toaster, cooking rings and coffee maker. Other facilities include a TV, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Within 100 yards from the complex there is a bar with swimming pool, while at 550 yards guests will find Oia Bus Terminal. Fira, the capital of Santorini, is 6.8 miles away. Free public parking can be found at 100 yards.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Fotinos Houses has been welcoming guests since 4 Oct 2012.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Oia, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7

FREE parking!

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Closest beaches
  • Katharos Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    750 yards from property
  • Baxedes Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    1.7 miles from property
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fotinos cave houses is simply Amazing. Beautiful views of the infamous oia sunset, very clean and comfortable stunning overlook of the sea and caldera and close to everything. Fotinos cavehouses is simply authentic and the most beautiful place in santorini. below one guest review Speechless! I have literally no words to explain how magnificent my stay in fotinos houses was! It was perfect better than the pictures better than anything I ever expected! Their house is literally a dream! It is so romantic the area of Oia and the house itself is perfect for a couple. The house was super clean and beautiful and cozy and really felt like home I immediately felt comfortable. The Scenic view from window of the Aegean sea and ammoudi bay will take your breath away!! I couldn't stop admiring the views from the window i felt like I was on cloud nine!!! The location is perfect close to everything !!! And the most special part of the house was the patio!! It is amazing to watch the sunset, perfect view of the sunset and it's private so u don't have to wait with a bunch of people crowded taking pictures! It was so perfect it was the most romantic and happiest moment of life.
we born in santorini island. we are owner of a smaull winery too
the houses location is the best on island. on caldera in oia castle area with fantastic view to sea -caldera-sunset. very near has super markets and travel ofices, the houses is one of famous white cavehouses. the oia bus terminal is very near . also has many restaurants and one pool bar, where there you can to use the pool. amoudi bay is near and the smaull katharos beach
Languages spoken: Greek,English,Turkish
Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Naval Museum of Oia
    0.1 miles
  • Cape Columbo Beach
    2.8 miles
  • Skaros
    3.1 miles
  • Volcano
    4.1 miles
  • Catholic Cathedral of Santorini
    4.3 miles
  • Santorini Cable Car
    4.3 miles
  • Megaro Gyzi
    4.3 miles
  • Archaeological Museum of Thera
    4.3 miles
  • Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral
    4.5 miles
  • Central Bus Station
    4.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant kastro
    0 miles
  • Restaurant fanari
    0 miles
  • Restaurant ochra
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar liogerma pool
    0 miles
Top attractions
  • Museum of Prehistoric Thera
    4.5 miles
  • Santorini Port
    6.1 miles
  • Art Space Santorini
    6.9 miles
  • Monolithos Beach
    7 miles
  • White Beach
    7.7 miles
  • Archaeological Site of Akrotiri
    7.7 miles
  • Red Beach
    7.8 miles
  • Ancient Thera
    9 miles
Natural beauty
  • Mountain oia castlle
    0 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Katharos Beach
    750 yards
  • Baxedes Beach
    1.7 miles
  • Cape Columbo Beach
    2.7 miles
  • Pori Beach
    2.8 miles
  • Palia Kameni Beach
    4.3 miles
Closest airports
  • Santorini International Airport
    6.9 miles
  • Paros National Airport
    40.3 miles
  • Naxos Island National Airport
    42.9 miles
How to get to Fotinos Houses from Santorini International Airport
    Private shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Fotinos Houses
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Sit back and relax
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Soundproofing
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Iron
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • Sea view
Services & Extras
  • Wake-up service
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Beach
  • Horse riding Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Room service
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Car hire
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Building characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Wellness facilities
  • Yoga classes
  • Full body massage Additional charge
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Water slide
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Adult only
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Turkish
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Sustainable initiatives
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House rules Fotinos Houses takes special requests - add in the next step!


13:00 - 22:00

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


07:00 - 11:00


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

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Fotinos Houses accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 06:00.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please let Fotinos Houses know your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property.

Please inform Fotinos Houses 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.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

License number: ΜΗΤΕ1167Κ050Β0902201