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Imerovigli is only 2kms from Thira, Santorini's capital, but the peace here makes it feel like further. The famous sunset views include beautiful Thira town and Imerovigli's own lovely sugar cube buildings and churches. Book into one of our pick of the best places to stay in Imerovigli, then stroll down the narrow, paved paths which wind around the amphitheatre of the caldera and watch the sun go down from Imerovigli.
Things not to miss:
- The town's beautiful Cycladic churches retain pride of place. Some of the best are Ai-Stratis and the Monastery of Saint Nikolaos.
- Skaros is a 13th century Venetian castle, definitely worth visiting.
- With some of the best sunsets on the Aegean, make sure your primed and ready as the sun goes down.
Gentle and charming, it's hard not to get swept away by the wonder of the place that's called the 'balcony to the Aegean'. Our selection of the best places to stay in Imerovigli range from lovely traditional Greek hotels to luxurious modern resorts.
For complete relaxation
- For a relaxing family holiday, the Astra Suites are one of the best places to stay. This collection of funky rooms, suites and apartments have bright splashes of colour - some with private balconies, some with private jacuzzis and some with self catering facilities. There's also a lovely Greek restaurant.
- Chic and modern, the Avaton Resort & Spa is right on the path between Fira and Oia, just on the outskirts of Imerovigli, the view is unadulterated with the lights of other hotels and restaurants. For the ultimate away-from-it-all vista, without actually being in the middle of nowhere.
For the ultimate in luxury
- Cut into the cliff edge, Grace Santorini is a haven of wonderful luxury designed to perfectly complement the spectacular surroundings. This hotel keeps the decor simple and makes the most of every view. Grace does that to stylish effect with the largest infinity pool on Santorini, an excellent restaurant with a sea view and a chic but simple spa.
- The cavernous rooms and suites of the Kapari Natural Resort are cut from similar cloth, but also have a great wine bar and some suites with hot tubs on private terraces. They're also one of the few luxury hotels in Santorini to welcome children, so this is a good bet for a family looking for luxury.
For honeymoon heaven
- Pegasus Suites & Spa is a grown-up, all suites property with stunning caldera views. Smart all-white accommodation provides every luxury and most come with private pool, jacuzzi or both. Plus there's a gourmet restaurant and a pampering spa. Romantic bliss!
- Chromata adds to the beauty of the surroundings by being a collection of cave houses built into Santorini's cliffs and having an almost impossibly beautiful infinity pool. What makes it perfect for honeymooners are the private cave pools and the clear plexiglass bridge, which spans the main infinity pool and can be set for supper for two. How memorable is that!
- San Antonio is another luxurious and spectacular offering in Santorini: white chic perched right on the cliff top. Honeymooners will love the hotel's excellent spa - which of course has amazing views - the private outdoor sea view hot tubs and the gourmet restaurant.
- The Vasilicos brims with luxury and intimacy, offering seven heavenly sea facing suites. It's ideal for soaking up the relaxing atmosphere and enjoying the staggering beauty of Imerovigli's setting. Take part in a wine tasting session or simply luxuriate by the pool.
- For a full list of the best honeymoon hotels in Imerovigli click here.
For an apartment or villa
- Browse the options at our online partner Booking.com.
- The best option is to fly into Santorini Airport, three miles frm Imerovigli.
- Daily boat services run between Pireaus and Santorini.
- For those interesed in hiring a car, we recommend visiting our online partner Rentalcars.
- For those in search of sun, the best time to visit Imerovigli is from May to September.
Still not sure?
- Browse though our list of all the best places to stay in Imerovigli,
- Or call or email one of our gurus for advice.
- Alternatively have a look at all our properties in Santorini.
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Best Hotels in Imerovigli
Hotel Ilioperato Imerovigli 11 rooms from £141Value chic - With its stunning view and charming, simple style Ilioperato represents excellent value on this expensive islandRomantic Break - Amazing views, sunsets to die for and even your own private hot tub (in certain rooms) — a romantic havenFamilies - The spacious apartments offer excellent options for families, with some sleeping up to fiveViews - Stunning caldera views from both rooms and pool terrace
A lovely Four star hotel with a collection of rooms and apartments that have small kitchenettes and private balconies. Fantastic sea views, traditional Santorini white and blue decoration, swimming pool. Excellent value, very romantic. See More
Remezzo Villas Imerovigli (Santorini) 12 rooms from £187Romantic Break - Beautifully simple rooms and suites the best with private hot tubs and sensational viewsBoutique - Simply done in typical Cycladic style with beautiful white on white decor and luxurious bathroomsPrivate Hot Tub - Several of the suites come with their own outdoor hot tubViews - Terraces with panoramic views over the caldera
Nestled on the cliffside, the restored 18th century villas have classic Cycladean features: white washed walls, vaulted ceilings & curved edges. Spacious suites and rooms with private balconies for enjoying the jawdropping views. No restaurant but a short walk from local eateries. Totally romantic. See More
Astra Suites Imerovigli 27 rooms from £236Romantic Break - Romantics will love the higher-end suites which either come with private hot tub or poolFamilies - Family suites are perfect for two adults and two childrenViews - Panoramic views of the caldera and the Aegean SeaRestaurant - Five Senses Restaurant offers Greek and Mediterranean fine dining cuisineRecommended by - Mr & Mrs Smith
Wonderful boutique hotel with funky rooms and suites. Splashes of bright colour throughout all white rooms, all with private balconies, some with private hot tubs or pools. Lovely Greek restaurant and swimming pool lounge area. Great for romantic getaways and family holidays. See More
Pegasus Suites & Spa Imerovigli (Santorini) 18 rooms from £260Views - The property has incredible view's over Santorini's calderaSwimming Pool - Heated outdoor pool with stunning views, plus an indoor hydrotherapy pool in the spa.Spa - The "Heaven Spa" features a hammam, and sauna and offers a range of treatments.Private Hot Tub - Several suites have a private hot tub either on the terrace or in the room
A grown up, all suites property with breathtaking views over Santorini's famous caldera. Built in typical Cycladean style, smart all white suites offer every luxury and many come with either private hot tub or plunge pool or both! Gourmet restaurant and spa too. Romantic heaven! See More
Kapari Natural Resort Imerovigli 19 rooms from £260Families - The Private Residence can accommodate between 2 and 15 guests and is ideal for larger family groupsRomantic Break - Kapari offers rooms with private hot tubs, chic interiors and fabulous foodViews - Stunning views of the CalderaPrivate Hot Tub - The Up & High Suite, Honeymoon Suite and Private Residence all feature a private outdoor hot tubRecommended by - Mr & Mrs Smith
Very luxurious rooms and suites carved from the cliff face. Neutral tones, natural materials, clean lines, plus all the mod cons and a few private hot tubs. Excellent wine bar and restaurant with fantastic sea views. Romantic and very chic. See More
San Antonio Imerovigli 25 rooms from £278Total relaxation - Relax on your private terrace or by the infinity pool, then indulge in top notch diningRomantic Break - Stunning rooms and suites, epic views, gourmet cuisine — romance defined!Views - Stunning uninterrupted views of the calderaPrivate Hot Tub - Several suites have private outdoor hot tubsRecommended by - CN Traveller, Small Luxury Hotels
Luxury clifftop accommodation oozing Santorini chic! Gorgeous all white suites with private hot tubs, butler service and balconies. Gourmet restaurant, spa suite, and all-round perfection. An ideal choice for romantics, honeymooners, and weddings. See More
Chromata Imerovigli 25 rooms from £317Honeymoons - Sun, sea in a wonderously romantic honeymoon suite with private terrace, secluded hot tub and sleek modern interiors.Sailing - Sail around the island and take in the stunning white villages and deserted beaches.5* Luxury - Chromata is undoubtedly one of the most luxurious hotels on the islandRestaurant - Poolside Chroma Restaurant serves elegant modern Mediterranean cuisineRecommended by - Tablet, Small Luxury Hotels, Mr & Mrs Smith
Tradition meets contemporary cool on the most spectacular island in Greece. A series of cave houses in the cliffside, with white on white decor broken with stylish aztec bed throws. Impossibly perfect infinity pool and an intimate poolside restaurant both boast killer views. Ideal for honeymooners. See More
Avaton Resort & Spa Imerovigli (Thira) 11 rooms from £351Romantic Break - This intimate property is perfect for romance. Think luxury suites, stunning views and epic sunsetsViews - Excellent sea and sunset views from all roomsSpa - With hydrotherapy pool, steam cavern, sauna and a wide range of massages and beauty treatmentsSailing - Ask the hotel to book you a boat ride and head out to explore the coastlineRecommended by - Mr & Mrs Smith
Fantastically chic all-white hotel with an extensive bar and a Mediterranean restaurant. Rooms and suites are decorated in neutral tones and boast private balconies, dreamy sea views, and all the modern gadgets. Minimalist design, an indulgent spa, and fabulous views - a very romantic setting. See More
The Vasilicos Imerovigli (Thira) 7 rooms from £353Romantic Break - Peaceful surroundings, chic accommodation and spectacular views — perfect for a romantic getawayTotal relaxation - Spend your days lounging by the pool sunbathing or book yourself in for a massage to truly unwindGreat walks - Join one of the various walking tours around the island to truly explore the area's beautyPrivate Hot Tub - Most rooms come with either private hot tub or plunge poolRecommended by - Mr & Mrs Smith, Kiwi Collection
The Vasilicos is located in the viIlage of Imerovigli, high in the mountains of Santorini. Boasting spectacular sea views, the hotel offers seven simple chic suites which all feature a spacious terrace. Choose your own menu and enjoy a private candlelit dinner for two at sunset! A stunning spot. See More
Grace Santorini Imerovigli 22 rooms from £558Romantic Break - Beautiful all white accommodations, most with private plunge pool, superb views and award winning diningViews - Panoramic sea viewsSwimming Pool - Wonderful infinity pool with stunning sea views - the largest of its kind on SantoriniRestaurant - Seaview restaurant specialising in Mediterranean cuisineRecommended by - Mr & Mrs Smith, Tablet, I Escape
A hotel cut from the cliff's edge with wow factor views and indulgent surroundings. All white rooms, suites and a palatial villa with fabulous private balconies and hot tubs. Lovely Mediterranean restaurant and extensive spa. Truly romantic and luxurious. See More