Find a perfect sunshine villa break in Santorini
With sheer cliffs sporting the iconic skyline of white and blue domes, and local mules trekking their way up the maze of stairs, Santorini is one of Greece’s most recognisable islands. Centuries of history exist here among these Cycladic houses, and the island’s wonderful sunsets have been inspiring poets and artists across the decades.
Our huge range of luxurious villas will drop you right into the heart of this landscape of traditional Greek villages and white sandy beaches. Looking for a real getaway? One of our whitewashed villas on Santorini’s cliff tops will give you the escape that you crave. Prefer a family-friendly villa within walking distance of the local beach? Browse our blissful homes in Oia Town to get closer to the action. Each one comes with our best price guarantee, for the best prices on the market.
Despite the island’s plethora of stunning beaches, all of our villas add a touch of exclusivity to your holiday with their own private pool and secluded terraces. You could even book a cave-style home with arched ceilings and sea views, for something really special. Need some help choosing? Speak to our friendly team today for their bespoke recommendations and expert advice. With availability throughout the year, you can make your Santorini holiday a reality today.
Villa holidays provide the perfect combination of affordability and comfort. Villa holidays are often much cheaper than staying in hotels, allowing you to enjoy the flexibility of self-catering accommodation without spending a fortune. You can choose from a wide selection of villas, all of which offer spacious living areas and fully-equipped kitchens. You'll have the perfect space to relax and unwind without relying on the extra charges and amenities of a hotel.
A villa and a hotel are both popular vacation lodging choices, but there are some key differences that set them apart. Villas offer more in the way of privacy and seclusion, with spacious rooms, dedicated outdoor areas, and larger kitchens allowing for relaxed in-home meals and entertainment. Moreover, villas are often located in residential areas, with access to the local community and amenities. In contrast, hotels offer a more traditional and convenient lodging experience.
The best time to visit the picturesque island of Santorini is during the months of May to October when the weather is pleasant and sunny.
Santorini has some of the most stunning sea views in the world, making it a top choice for an unforgettable holiday. Popular areas for accommodation include Oia, Imerovigli, Firostefani and Fira, all perched high up on the clifftops, with inviting villages, white-washed houses and stunning infinity pools overlooking the caldera.
To get to Santorini from the UK, you will first need to book a flight to the nearest airport. This is usually the Athens International Airport, where you can catch a connecting flight or ferry to Santorini. Once you land in Athens, you can either take a connecting flight or a ferry to Santorini. If you opt for a ferry, you will usually be able to find one leaving from Piraeus or Rafina ports that will take you directly to Santorini.
The currency in Santorini is the Euro (EUR).
The time difference between the UK and Santorini is two hours ahead.
The official language of Santorini is Greek. However, English is also widely spoken.
Santorini offers a variety of activities and attractions, ranging from soaking up the sun on the beaches to exploring ancient archaeological sites. A must-see is the breathtaking views from the cliff-side Oia, while the colourful streets of Fira are perfect for leisurely strolling. There are also plenty of boat tours and winery visits available to really get to know this stunning island.
Santorini boasts a variety of delicious food and drinks that reflect the unique cultural heritage of the island. Traditional Greek cuisine is combined with a variety of international flavours, while local wines and a vast assortment of refreshing cocktails are also available. Fresh seafood, succulent lamb dishes and savory cheese and olive platters are just a few of the treats available in Santorini.
The beaches in Santorini are stunning, boasting of stunning views and crystal-clear blue waters. Red, white and black sand beaches are some of the most unique beach destinations in the world, making Santorini an ideal destination for beach lovers. Relax, swim, and enjoy the sunshine at one of Santorini's renowned beaches.
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