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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

My mother and I stayed at Captain John's for 4 nights in mid September as part of a mother/daughter trip and both of us would highly recommend staying here. Oia itself is one of the most beautiful places I've visited...perched up on a cliff, looking down at blue water and white houses, you really do feel like you're in Heaven....

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Firstly, besides the wonderful view, the service here was amazing! Without us asking, Christina called our airport shuttle and gave them directions to the hotel to make sure they didn't get lost (there are a bunch of hotels on the cliff so it's a little hard sometimes figuring out which road is actually the best place to drop off/pick up)....

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed August 3, 2016

We had a very relaxing and trouble free stay at Captain John's (CJ's). Starting with the immediate and clear communication offering to arrange for an airport pickup and ending with the very smooth check out, the whole experience made us felt appreciated and well taken care of. Oia, where the hotel is situated, is very popular with tourists because of...

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Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Couldn't really get a better spot. We stayed here for the final two nights of our honeymoon trip around the Cyclades, and it is spectacular. After the quiet of the smaller islands Oia is busy, bustling, brash and expensive. But the view over the caldera is like nothing else I have ever seen - an otherworldly, beautiful, dramatic vista that...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

The house is located in a quite area in oia with nice view , in a walkable distance to the centre . It equipped with a small kitchen provided with kitchen wear , which very suitable for family enjoy cooking . The mini market is just away 5 mins walk . Christina is very friendly and helpful . Recommended !

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Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Great location, amazing view of the sunset. Although the hotel does not have a pool but it has a jacouzi overlooking the sea and the sunset view of santorini. The service is amazing as well. I highly recommend this hotel for a stay in Oia. The hotel is 10-15 mns walk from the center.

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CA
Reviewed August 21, 2015

Although only minutes away from markets, restaurants, and shops, the property feels secluded and isolated from the Oia tourist crowd Proximity to a somewhat hidden parking lot (50-75 meters away) is also a big plus if you have rental car or luggages to haul. The main feature is the stunning view of the caldera. The room for our group of...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed August 19, 2015

What can be better than a private deck overlooking the gorgeous Santorini caldera and offering priceless views of the famous sunset of Oia? We stayed in the upper apartment at Captain John and loved spending time on the deck. Our apartment was spacious and very comfortable with a lovely kitchen. I felt that the location, about a 10 minute walk...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed June 15, 2015

The Good- the view is absolutely breathtaking!! You are at nearly the highest point in Oia overlooking the calderas (volcanoes) and the cathedrals. The room opens out to a little balcony (not private as you can see your neighbors) that includes a table and two chairs and folding beach chairs if you wish to lay down. Kristina the attendant is...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed May 30, 2015

I like the place for the price and the view I would stay here again if I came back and the staff was very nice as well. This cant be beat, I stayed in the room right under the office which had a full kitchen for us to cook breakfest.

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  • Free Parking
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Captain John Traditional Houses are situated in the most beautiful part of Oia, in the Perivolas area. From this part of Oia you have an extraordinary view of the entire village, the small harbor of Armeni and the famous Santorini sunset.The ideal scenery offers ultimate relaxation facing the breathtaking view over the high steep slope…Enjoy the breathtaking sunsets and the magnificent view… ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captain John Traditional Houses

Address: Perivola, Oia 847 00, Greece
Location: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Oia
Price Range: $190 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Captain John Traditional Houses 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms seem very similar, and all have a great view”
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 of 5 bubbles Crystaldawn3, Aug 4, 2016 | Read review
“There are 3 lower rooms and 1 "superior" room. I would recommend to take a lower room. Also you can ask for the room next to the Whirlpool, so not so many people walk past your room to get to their room.”
 of 5 bubbles 758ands, Jan 15, 2015 | Read review
“The Captain John house gives you much more room and is above the other rooms which also affords you more privacy since no one is walking by your room.”
 of 5 bubbles donaldm859, Aug 23, 2014 | Read review
“The apartment.”
 of 5 bubbles MaheshShah9, Jul 15, 2014 | Read review
“The Captains House on the upper level has extra privacy and is worth the upgrade!”
  • bedroom with television and enough space...
  • Your private balcony in the captains house
  • living room with kitchen and big fridge
  • bath room with shower and sink
 of 5 bubbles orgaZone, Sep 2, 2013 | Read review
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