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Villa Ilias

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Firostefani Santorini, Firostefani 84700, Greece
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Ranked #4 of 19 Hotels in Firostefani
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were two couples on our first visit to Greece, and we wanted Caldera views in a quiet area, close to (but not right in) Fira, that didn't cost a fortune. Villas Ilias met all of our needs, and then some! It's a 15-minute walk to central Fira, on the Caldera (and the Fira-Oia bus line) and right near lots... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed at Villa Ilias from June 3, 2014 to June 7, 2014 and I must say our stay was amazing. Late post but better late than never right? Haha. The staff is really friendly/helpful and even helped us call the rental place so we can rent an atv to get around the island. Having them arrange... More 

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New York
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92 reviews 92 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This hotel offers great service. We took up their offer to have them pick us up from the ferry for 10Euro a person. The check in process was very informative. Ann gave us a list of her favorite restaurants in each area and also her favorite spots on the island on where to catch the sunset. This hotel also gives... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Villa Ilias is a very nice hotel, renovated and with very friendly and pleasant staff. The room was small but in excellent condition and very clean. Very nice breakfast area and pool with a wonderful view of the volcano. We had great time.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were extremely excited to stay here and it exceeded our high expectations. The area of Firostefani was perfect as it was close to Fira but very quiet in the evening time. The views from here are phenomenal to say the least! Mary, who operates the hotel most of the time, was extremely helpful and friendly and every recommendation she... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We were in Santorini for 3 days and found Villa Ilias good enough for the stay. The hotel is directly accessible from the road and no stairs were required to climb up or down from the hotel, a scenario that is otherwise common in Santorini hotels. Firostefani is centrally located and the hotel is right on the walking path from... More 

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Dubai
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I booked the hotel last minutes for my parents after an extensive look of the reviews on tripadvisor. They were not disappointed at all. they said the service was great. Staff was very kind and the room was spacious and very clean. The hotel has stunning views of the caldera and each room has it own balcony. They also arrange... More 

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Brisbane
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My wife and I recently stayed at Villa Ilias and loved it. It is a family run hotel with family orientated intimacy that makes you feel at home. The breakfasts are home-made (with good variety) and the hospitality genuine. The hotel is in a good location: situated close enough to busy Fira without its noise. Easy walk up the hill... More 

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Villa Ilias is one of those rare places where you immediately feel at home. The service was great, our room was nice with a nice view, and the staff was outstanding. It is a family run Villa and guests are made to feel as though they are part of the family. There is a nice breakfast provided each morning, plus... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A bit late with the review but here it is nonetheless. This is the most breathtaking island in Europe and the views from this hotel are magnificent. We paid for a sea view room in June 2012 and we upgraded for free to the private caves set just down the cliff front from the main hotel. This was an amazing... More 

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Address: Firostefani Santorini, Firostefani 84700, Greece
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Location: Greece > Cyclades > Santorini > Firostefani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Ilias 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Villa Ilias Hotel Firostefani
Ilias Hotel Firostefani
Villa Ilias Santorini/Firostefani
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Firostefani
#3 Romantic Hotel in Firostefani

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