Kaldera Akrotiri, Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
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Sometimes it really does all come down to location. Trends in travel come and go, but Greece’s volcanic islands have been a hot destination for just about as long as humans have had the ability to move from place to place — there’s something about balmy climes, dramatic rocky vistas, and deep azure seas that never goes out of style.
It would take a peculiar sort of anti-talent for hospitality to manage to create a bad hotel in this sort of environment — which is not to say it hasn’t been done many times over. And conversely a well-done hotel, in these surroundings, results in an experience that’s pretty near spectacular.
Small is key, and Astarte is certainly that; nine suites is about the dividing line between small hotel and large guest house, where intimate hasn’t yet crossed over into solitary. A steep staircase shepherds guests down the hillside from the road, and provides a bit of extra incentive to stay put. Inside they’re impressive, all with views of the volcano and the caldera, with some well-chosen luxuries like jacuzzis with Swarovski crystals overhead.
Services and facilities, similarly, are minimal but well-executed: an infinity pool with a view that reminds you what the point of infinity pools is, a cafe and lounge (also with a view), and shuttle service to the airport or the coast. Just a comfortable room, and nothing to spoil the scenery; around here, there’s no need to ask for anything more.
Please note: Astarte Suites is open seasonally from April through October. Children under 13 years of age are not permitted at the hotel.
How to get there:
Santorini (Thira) can be easily reached by plane or ferry. Flight time from Athens is approximately 45 minutes.
Ferries from Athens' Pireaus port to Thira take approximately 3 hours. For more information about ferry schedules, and to purchase tickets in advance of your trip, we recommend the following website: Paleologos
Please contact CustomerService@TabletHotels.com for assistance with transfers to the hotel.
- Complimentary upgrade upon hotel check-in, based upon availability
- Complimentary continental breakfast for two
- One complimentary glass of champagne or one cocktail, per guest, upon arrival
- Complimentary gift upon check out
- 9 Rooms
- Style: Modern Design
- Atmosphere: Quiet
- 8 Guest Reviews
- Astarte Suites
- Kaldera Akrotiri
- Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Hotel amenities and services
- 24 hour concierge
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Central air conditioning
- Free parking
- Free wi-fi
- Luggage storage
- No pets allowed
- Outdoor swimming pool
- Room service
- Spa treatments (on request)
- Wake-up service
- Wine tours nearby