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Hotel Ira

Certificate of Excellence
on the edge of the Caldera cliff, Firostefani 847 00, Greece
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Ranked #6 of 19 Hotels in Firostefani
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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new york
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As many reviewer stated this hotel has a unreal view. Try to get a caldera view room. It is worth to pay more. Waking up to the view and enjoy sunrise and sunset right from your own room is priceless. I did not experienced attentive service from the hotel staffs but no negatives either. I liked the location. It's not... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Hard to do such a wonderful location justice. Our room was on the edge of the caldera. Amazing view. The room itself was beautifully decorated and you didn't have to get out of bed to see the volcano. We enjoyed the walk each night to the wonderful cafes and restaurants. We would love to go back to such a wonderful... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We loved staying at this hotel. It was one of the best we stayed at in 3 weeks in Greece. The views are outstanding. The pool is small but adequate, we loved lying on the loungers looking out across the caldera. Breakfast was varied with very helpful staff. We stayed in a spacious cave room. We would definitely stay here... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Hotel which isn't hotel. Being published as 4 stars but really is a 2 stars hotel. They call themselves "Ira hotel and spa" but there is no spa... They have a small steam room and that is all... Would you believe that hotel will cheat the tourists like this? Dining room in a room like a cave... No cafeteria... Room... More 

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st. louis, missouri
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118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at the Ira Hotel through Medhill Travel. There were 4 of us occupying 3 rooms, all caldera view. We each had our own patio with view which led onto the pool patio. Not only was the property well situated and beautiful it was always immaculate and the people who work there will do anything for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Ira hotel Santorini: They publish themselves as 5 stars as they are only 2!!! They publish spa as they have no spa in the hotel at all Part of rooms are really like caves with no day light at all Prices in booking com more than directly in the hotel Staff not polite escluding room maintenance No cafeteria (4 stars???)... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

During our visit to Santorini, Greece, my family and I stayed at Hotel Ira. The hotel is perfectly situated away from the crowds, but in the city. The view from the hotel is simply amazing. The volcano island in the front, and a deep fall to the waters. The sunset view is just fantastic. The room was very spacious. The... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

After months of research before booking, I'm delighted to be able to write that we enjoyed a wonderful seven-night stay at Hotel Ira to celebrate our wedding anniversary last month. Do not be fooled by the hotel's two-star rating - it fully deserves a five-star review. Location - Ira is located in the peaceful town of Firostefani which keeps you... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I see that I'm in the minority here, but I was just not thrilled with Hotel Ira. We stayed in a cave room that was dark and located right next to the reception/entrance. Because of that, we could hear everyone who came in or out, at all times during the night. We had no view of anything except a wall... More 

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Rye, NY
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12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Three-night stay in late September was outstanding. Unlike most reviews, my wife and I was in one of the Cave suites, which was great. This hotel is just a few minutes away from the crowds in Fira, offers great views of the Caldera from multiple levels, and offers a fine breakfast. If you have a late departure, you can store... More 

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