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.
Save
Makedonias Street, Kamari 847 00 Greece
Expedia.com
eDreams
Hotels.com
Travelocity
Orbitz.com
lovevacations
Prices are the average nightly price provided by our partners and may not include all taxes and fees. Taxes and fees that are shown are estimates only. Please see our partners for more details.
Traveler (291)
360
Panoramas (11)
Videos (1)
Certificate of Excellence

About

#11 of 69 hotels in Kamari
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Certificate of Excellence
Blue Waves hotel is located only 30meters from Kamara beach. One of the most famous beaches in Santorini. Blue Waves hotel is a traditional hotel that combines the Greek atmosphere with a modern lifestyle. The recently renovated Blue Waves has a spacious and inviting terrace and pool where guests can relax, as the bar serves a wide variety of drinks and small snacks to keep you refreshed throughout the day. If you are looking to relax, unwind and enjoy the beauty of your surroundings, the Blue Waves is the ideal place.
Read more
Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Beach
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Baggage storage
Wifi
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Breakfast buffet
Poolside bar
Shuttle bus service
Concierge
Sun umbrellas
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Show more
Room features
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Safe
Kitchenette
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Good to know
HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Quaint
Languages Spoken
English, Greek
458Reviews24Q+A63Room tips
Traveler rating
  • 362
  • 66
  • 22
  • 3
  • 5
Time of year
Traveler type
Language
  • More
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
We have just returned from a wonderful week at Blue Waves Hotel in Santorini. They say you cant have both a beach holiday and spectacular Caldera views but staying at Blue Waves we certainly did and managed to do beach, spectacular sunsets and caldera dining on several days. Fira is only a 15/20 minute drive from Blue Waves Hotel. The hotel staff are simply wonderful. From the warm, welcoming check in process where they escort you to your suite. (I have travelled the world and staying in 5 star resorts) the staff and service at Blue Waves is exceptional. Every member of staff greeted us every day and warmly welcomed us back to the hotel asked us where we had been and were always on hand with great advice of exactly where to go for great restaurants, the best places to visit all over the island etc. They even went to the trouble of making phone calls to check for us if a Church we wanted to visit was open. Nothing was too much trouble. Not to mention complimentary popcorn, fruit, different wines and fruit juices. The pool/bar area is lovely, my daughter loved relaxing up on the balcony area above the bar. I only wish I had taken my Yoga mat as I saw some other guests coming down from the balcony one morning after their workout. The rooms are lovely at just as shown in the hotel images. The whole hotel is beautifully maintained. The location is perfect, one road back from the beach which means that the pool and hotel are not overlooked by everyone walking along the beach front (which seems to be the case in many of the beach front hotels). 30 metres from the beach / 2 minutes stroll to lovely restaurants, 5 minutes walk to the main square. We booked airport transfers with Blue Waves both ways and again the was perfect and very reasonable. We did rent a car for 3 days and whilst the hotel doesn't have a car park, there is a large very safe free car park only 20 metres from the hotel. We can't wait to return to Santorini and Blue Waves next year. Thank you to all the staff for being so kind, and making us feel so welcome and doing everything you could to make our holiday simply wonderful.
Read more
Thank you and everyone at Bluewave Hotel for the Great hospitality and company! Great location and very helpful peoples! We will be returning in the new year to this exact place! I will recommend to anyone to get the Honeymoon suite with Awesome rooftop ocean views from the personal Jacuzzi! Filling breakfast and great variety of drinks to chose from! Highly Recommend this Place!
Read more
Had a really lovely stay at Blue Waves, this was our first time to Kamari & it absolutely exceeded our expectations. The staff were so friendly and welcoming and really could not do enough to help in any way. The room was small but just enough space for two people, bathroom was lovely and clean, lovely hot showers, cleaners were round every day without fail, with clean towels and bedding etc. We really enjoyed having a drink at the pool bar in the evening after returning from a meal out, the free popcorn & nuts were very welcome. Pool area was a little crowded in the day times due to wedding parties, but is to be expected at that time of year and totally understandable. Usually waited at the pool bar and before long a bed would become available. This hotel is literally 1-2 minutes walk from Kamari beach and there are so many lovely bars & restaurants to venture to. Iron was provided on request, fridge in room, hob & safe all provided. Balcony was nice and relaxing. Wouldn’t hesitate to return.
Read more
We love Blue Waves Hotel and their villas, Secret Earth. The hospitality is top notch and although it's listed as a 2-star hotel, the accommodations and hospitality make it 5-star. I highly recommend Blue Waves Hotel as the ONLY place to stay in Santorini!
Read more
Santorini was the second and last stop of our vacation, and we couldn't have picked a better hotel to stay at. When we arrived at Blue Waves Hotel (roughly around 0830), we were greeted at the front desk and given a small history lesson of Kamari & Santorini, highlighting points of interest and the best spots for a sunset view. Our room was being cleaned (thankfully the guests before us checked out really early), and we went to the pool for our welcome drinks (thanks bar tender Mike!), and a delicious home cooked breakfast. We booked a honeymoon suite, and when we opened the door to our room, we were completely in awe. The view of the Aegean Sea was beautiful from both of our balconies, and our private, roof-top pool was the cherry on top. We quickly learned that "private pools" in both Fira and Oia, are NOT actually private because of the high volume of foot traffic around both cities. We were grateful to come home every night and enjoy our much needed calm/serene privacy. Kamari is a beautiful, mostly quiet beach town on the east side of the island. We rented a car (which we HIGHLY recommend doing if you're staying in this town) and at first, we weren't sure how to feel about the location, because it's about a 30+ minute trek to Fira and Oia. The ease of having our own vehicle was well worth the money, and allowed us to maximize our time in the various cities since waiting for the metro or taxis took quite a bit of time. The staff was very accommodating, and willing to help out any way they could - they booked several reservations for us, and gave us ideas of places to visit while on the island.
Read more
Previous
PRICE RANGE
$69 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
blue waves studios apartments
LOCATION
GreeceSouth AegeanCycladesSantoriniKamari
NUMBER OF ROOMS
29
Payments made by partners impact the order of prices displayed and, for featured or sponsored sort orders, partners’ payments may also influence the order of the accommodations listed.
Is This Your Tripadvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Blue Waves Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Blue Waves Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop (0.05 miles), Santorini Limousine (0.1 miles), and Albatross Beach Bar (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Blue Waves Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Blue Waves Hotel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Blue Waves Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a lounge and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Blue Waves Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Blue Waves Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include JuiceMe, Fistikies, and Balsamico.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Blue Waves Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Blue Waves Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Blue Waves Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Blue Waves Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Blue Waves Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Greek.
Are there any historical sites close to Blue Waves Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Ancient Thera (0.6 miles) and Windmills of Emporio (2.7 miles).