Facing the open Sea of Crete and protected from the wind at the north side by the highest mountain on the island, THE BEST is a family run hotel, renovated in 2014 and located next to Perissa beach the most famous black sandy beach of Santorini. Hotel THE BEST is a great base to explore this fantastic island due to its easy access to public transport 50 meters from bus stops where buses runs regularly till late at night. Accommodation ranges from rooms with double occupancy to larger studios that sleep 4-5 adults on a self-catering basis. All rooms offer a private terrace. ROOMS FACILITIES: For your comfort, all rooms and studios have been recently refurbished. We have installed in every room double soundproofed opening windows, a self-operated inverter air condition, TV with private satellite receiver, a full size refrigerator with deep freezer, a private safe deposit box, hairdryer, direct dial phone, a private bathroom with shower equipped with shower curtain and amenities, a private balcony or veranda. Highlights: Beds have new anatomic and ecological mattresses. WI-FI high speed secure internet connection in the room free of charge. Hotel Facilities: The hotel features a large swimming pool with Jacuzzi, sun beds and sofas. The pool bar offering snacks and drinks is open until late for those days when you just don't want to leave the poolside! There is a 24 hours vending machine at the pool area after closing time. The children are welcome we offer a secure play area with swings and slides to keep your children entertained while you relax in the garden and enjoy your holiday. They have the possibility to use the play station 3 with a large choice of games or watch a movie at the pool area. The luggage storage can be used without previous reservation. The opening hours for all the above facilities are 08 am till 08 pm. Wi-Fi high speed secure internet connection throughout the entire property free of charge. THIS PREMISE IS MONITORED AND VIDEO RECORDED BY CLOSED CIRCUIT TV. There is as well a private open parking with no need for reservation. Vassilis and Marilyn are always on hand to cater for any needs you might have, ask the multilingual staff at the reception for rent a car or book a trip to the famous still active volcano of Santorini at the tour desk. Other services such as massage, hairdresser, manicure pedicure or doctor is upon request and you can take all the information for reservation at the reception. The check in time is 14pm The check out time is 11am Early check in and late check out upon request. What to do: The Best is located in the heart of Perissa, with easy access to local bars and restaurants as well as the famous 24hr bakery shop of Perissa. There is a horse riding club about 200 meters from the hotel. For those sea lovers the "MEDITERANEAN "dive club Santorini is just 300 meters from the hotel and you can reserve at the reception your diving session or scuba diving excursions. Policies Child policy: Children up to 4 years old stay in parents' bedroom free of charge. Baby cots are available on request and are free of charge. Every older child using an extra bed is charge an extra 20% of the room rate per night stay. Cancelation policy: The cancellation policy may vary per room type; please check the room description as well. For Advance purchase rooms the total amount of the reservation is charge at the day of booking with no refund in case of cancelation or no-show. Cancelation is 21 days prior arrival no fee, after that or in case of no-show the total amount of the reservation will be charge as a cancelation fee. The hotel reserve the rights to pre-authorise credit cards, in case of an invalid card the reservation will be cancel without previous notice. Accepted credit cards Visa, Euro/MasterCard. Airport/port transfer: We can organise your transfer by taxi from the airport or the port; note that in high season it is necessary for you to book it in advance. Both from the port or the airport, the ride till the hotel should take about 20 minutes and the cost is around 20 euro one way depending on the period you are visiting the island.