The traditional style, family-run King Thiras Hotel is quietly located in Fira of Santorini, near the historical center. It features a traditionally decorated bar and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and a private, furnished balcony. Enjoying views over the Aegean Sea, Fira Town and the eastern part of the island, the rooms of King Thiras have a TV, a radio and a telephone. Each unit includes a private bathroom with shower or a bathtub and a hairdryer. Guests can start their day with a continental breakfast served daily at the dining area. Drinks and coffees can also be enjoyed at the on-site bar throughout the day, while restaurants and bars are within a short walk. King Thiras Hotel is located 5.6 mi from Ormos Athinios Port and 3.7 mi from Santorini National Airport. The scenic Oia, with its famous sunrise, is at 6.8 mi. The caldera is within an 1-minute walk. Free public parking can be found nearby.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

King Thiras Hotel has been welcoming guests since Apr 10, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

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

Breakfast Info


FREE parking!


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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Guest reviews


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Free WiFi
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  • Kyoko
    a very lovely hotel close to fira down town! staffs are very nice. you can enjoy a fantastic night view of fira:)
  • Nancy
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Excellent location, friendly people, large room with a balcony and a view, and delicious breakfast.
  • Deborah
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff was so helpful and friendly. It was a great location as close to walk to city center and bus to go to other parts of the island.
  • Corine
    I cannot thank Emmanuel and his family enough for their hospitality! Emmanuel who runs the hotel and reception speaks fluent Greek, English, French, Italian, and I think Spanish and is so knowledgeable! If you need any recommendations about boat...
  • Mwinyigogo
    The staff were handy and very friendly though getting there on first day it was crazy
  • Robin
    Cute Hotel with amazing Sunrise view of Santorini Harbour
  • Jennifer
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Kind, caring owners. They made our visit feel personalized and special. Room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was lovely. we would definitely stay at King Thiras next time!
  • Richard
    Czech RepublicCzech Republic
    Emmanuell, the old man manager, is a very friendly man and was kind enough to tell me how to arrive to the hotel and to show me around. The way he talked reminded me a little bit of my grandpa, who passed away at the beginning of this year. I...
  • James
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Typical European fare— simple. But excellent staff made it feel like eating with family
  • Diviani
    I only stayed one night but I highly recommend King Thiras for the impeccable hospitality. I had requested a taxi for the airport at checkout and it was a little late. The owner drove me to the airport himself without charge. I loved the...

Property questions and answers
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  • Hello, do you offer a shuttle/transfer from the airport to the hotel?

    Answered on 12 September 2021
  • Hello. I am travelling by ferry from Rhodes. Ferry arrives at 2am. Do you allow chek-in at 2am?

    Answered on 12 September 2021
  • Is there a pool?

    Answered on 12 September 2021
  • Is there elevator

    Answered on 12 September 2021
  • do you have a baby crib that can be put into the double room?

    yes we have it
    Answered on 10 June 2022
  • And for the price of 195€ for the date of 26-29/09 is it a double bed and can we leave our luggages at around 10 and come back later for the check in?

    yes you can do it
    Answered on 10 June 2022
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Amenities of King Thiras Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • City view
  • Ocean view
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Media & Technology
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
    • Fax/Photocopying
    • Express check-in/out
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Room service
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    • Air conditioning
    • Tile/Marble floor
    • Heating
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • Greek
    • English

    House rules

    King Thiras Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 12:00 AM


    From 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Cash King Thiras Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note that King Thiras Hotel offers free transfer from/to Fira bus terminal upon request.

    License number: 1167Κ012Α0925700

    FAQs about King Thiras Hotel

    • King Thiras Hotel is 1,150 feet from the center of Fira. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Guests staying at King Thiras Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.4).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • Check-in at King Thiras Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • Room options at King Thiras Hotel include:

      • Single
      • Twin/Double
      • Triple

    • King Thiras Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • The prices at King Thiras Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.