• Apartments
  • Kitchen
  • City view
  • Garden
  • Free WiFi
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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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 metres from the complex there is a bar with swimming pool, while at 500 metres guests will find Oia Bus Terminal. Fira, the capital of Santorini, is 11 km away. Free public parking can be found at 100 metres.

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

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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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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
Bedroom :
1 double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Susanne
    Australia Australia
    The view of the sunset was fantastic and our balcony area provided us with privacy and space to watch it despite the huge crowds.
  • Margareth
    Brazil Brazil
    A lovely house, very clean. Good shower & bed.
  • Lorenzo
    Italy Italy
    Location in the center of the village, sunset view from a private balcony. Room facilities
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 4 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Hosted by asproulis

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Host review score

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

Facilities of Fotinos Houses
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Beachfront
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Terrace
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Tumble dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Soundproofing
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Yoga classes
  • Full body massage
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Water slide
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Room service
  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Beach
  • Horse riding
    Additional charge
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Services & Extras
  • Wake-up service
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
Outdoor & View
  • Inner courtyard view
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • Sea view
  • View
Building characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
  • Detached
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Car hire
  • Airport shuttle
    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
  • Adult only
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
Languages spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Turkish

House rules

Fotinos Houses takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 13:00 to 22:00

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


From 07:00 to 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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Cash 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
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

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.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 06:00:00.

License number: 1167Κ050Β0902201

FAQs about Fotinos Houses

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

  • Fotinos Houses is 250 yards from the centre of Oia. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

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

  • The nearest beach is just 550 yards from Fotinos Houses. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Fotinos Houses offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Beachfront
    • Yoga classes
    • Horse riding
    • Full body massage
    • Beach
    • Bicycle rental

  • Fotinos Houses has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 1 bedroom

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

  • Check-in at Fotinos Houses is from 13:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Fotinos Houses can accommodate the following group size:

    • 2 guests

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