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.

Fotinos Houses

oia santorini island, Oia 84702, Greece
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 guest
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Fotinos Houses
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    18
    3
    0
    0
    0
See reviews for
2
15
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (21)
  • Mar-May only
    (6)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (7)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (6)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (2)
All months
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Very nice, cleaned and family owned place with eye catching views. Not far from town, castle, shops and sea etc. Just perfect to stay few days peacefully. Owners are so nice, friendly and there for you.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Florida
Level Contributor
27 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Very nice family owned property. Clean and simple cave apartment. Main room has a mini kitchenette, a table and a bed, walk through to next room and it has a bed and a door to the back of the cave for the bathroom/shower. It would be tight for more than a family of 3. Hosts were genial, and the location... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
london
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Adorable cave house. Stayed in the honeymoon house and as we were two friends they provided an extra camp bed. Clean, simple with beautiful views. Couldn't have asked for more and at a great price. Views of the sunset from the deck.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hartford, CT
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This place is just plain gorgeous. We have been all around the world and always say there are just too many places to see that we couldn't go somewhere twice, but we would go back tomorrow. Probably the most gorgeous place we have ever been. Mr. Fotino and his wife were so helpful every step of the way. He even... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lucerne, Switzerland
Level Contributor
22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Very nice little flat! It was a bit tricky to find the place but you get rewarded in seeing an amazing sunset (and you don't even have to queue for it). I loved the bathroom. It had all blue tiles which made it very special. There is pretty much no access to a beach - there is one about 20... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Durham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
73 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I would just ditto much that has been said in the other reviews: the place is a little gem --well not that little. Though the lower cave house is advertised as sleeping two, you could easily fit four in it. For a cave, it is not claustrophobic at all. The view is to die for, and once you figure out... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Mackay, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

This was a trip of a lifetime. Our hosts could not have been any kinder or polite. I was on crutches due to injury so getting around was exciting to say the least. ALL THOSE STAIRS!!!. The home was very clean practical and very much in the tradition of the region. The view would be one of the best on... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hyattsville, Maryland
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We chose this villa because of it's location-Oia with it's amazing sunsets. And that is so true, the sunsets were absolutely stunning which made the experience being in a traditional cave house even more fantastic. The villa is exceptionally clean, large with a kitchenette and very nicely decorated. We were picked up at the port, thankfully, and brought directly to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney
Level Contributor
108 reviews
96 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Stayed at Fontinos' family / cave house & it was a fantastic experience. Firstly it is located in the best part of Oia, which makes it one of the most stunning locations you could stay at in Santorini. Almost every postcard you've seen or will see of the famous Oia sunset with the windmill in it, most likely features Fotinos... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bainbridge Island, WA, US
Level Contributor
30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Well I wouldn’t want to live in a cave, but a few nights to experience the character of a traditional home in Oia is a good way to go. And above all is the classic Santorini view over the whitewashed wall across the caldera. And the famous Oia sunsets! We sat on the little terrace in front of our entrance... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

51 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (41)
Viewed
View from room (10)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (24)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Oia
211.1 mi away
White Pearl Villas
White Pearl Villas
#10 of 61 in Oia
5.0 of 5 stars 78 reviews
210.9 mi away
Argo Suites
Argo Suites
#17 of 61 in Oia
5.0 of 5 stars 16 reviews
211.3 mi away
Gabbiano Apartments
Gabbiano Apartments
#16 of 61 in Oia
5.0 of 5 stars 24 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
211.4 mi away
Liakada Oia Suites
Liakada Oia Suites
#25 of 61 in Oia
4.5 of 5 stars 19 reviews
211.2 mi away
Georgis Apartments
Georgis Apartments
#32 of 61 in Oia
4.5 of 5 stars 89 reviews
211.1 mi away
Oia Cave Houses
Oia Cave Houses
#43 of 61 in Oia
4.0 of 5 stars 6 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay