Located on the outskirts of the pretty village, Oia, Ikies traditional houses is perched on cliff edge above the dark blue sea 1000 feet below. The views are breathtaking, with whitewashed stone, mosaic tiles and a dramatic vista across the Caldera - most rooms have a private terrace from which to relax and enjoy the views and 7 of the 11 rooms have private outdoor Jacuzzi's, built into the stone, which is the most romantic way to enjoy the sunset - complete with a glass of Santorini wine.
The hotel features 11 individually designed houses, from the smaller Studio and Maisonette rooms to the larger Superior Suites. The Superior Suites and Honeymoon Suite are the rooms to go for as they all have a private outdoor hot tub and private terrace with outdoor day-bed. The houses are themed such as the Captain's House and the Carpenter's House and they are immaculately presented with white and pastel interior colours and colourful mosaic tiled bathrooms.
Continental breakfast is served on each house's private balcony or terrace. Breakfast includes a fruit platter, basket of bread and croissants, ham, cheese, cereal. Choose a snack or lunch from the light fare menu wherever it suits you throughout the day e.g.: Ciabatta with mozzarella and tomato; Spinach and Rocket salad with Parmesan shavings, Greek Salad etc.
Swimming pool, air conditioning, fully equipped kitchenettes. Wireless internet is available in the suites. Other facilities include air conditioning, CD players, flat screen TVs and DVDs, direct dialled phones, safe box, bathrobes and slippers.
- Beautifully designed & decorated rooms
- Romantic hotel
- Private outdoor Jacuzzi/ hot tub
- Caldera views from your private terrace
- Easy access to Oia and the cliff-top walks
- Excellent value for money
- Breathtaking views
- Sunset from your private hot tub
- Relaxed atmosphere & friendly staff
- Breakfast facing the Caldera
- High standard of accommodation
- Sounds - Jacuzzi bubbling
- Smells - Cedar shower gel (Organic Greek Korres products)
- Sights - Whitewashed stone, sparkling mosaic tiles, sunset views
- Touch - Tiles underfoot
Honeymoon Suite: The Winemaker's House with secluded private terrace with private outdoor Jacuzzi and outdoor futon bed. Candles, flowers and Champagne breakfast.
Superior Suites: Captain's House; Antiquarian's house and Carpenter's House. Bedroom plus living area with sofas that can be used as single beds. (Up to 4 guests, 6 in one). Private terrace with private outdoor Jacuzzi and outdoor futon bed.
Or, the luxurious choice for larger parties - The Collector's House (Villa) with private spa area, steam room and indoor/outdoor hot tub perched on the edge of the terrace overlooking the Caldera. Also features large living and dining area, 2 double bedrooms each with private bathrooms, with beautiful views.
Maisonettes are on 2 levels - loft bedroom upstairs and living area with sofas below.
Ikies traditional houses offers a truly romantic setting with stunning views and outdoor hot tubs from which to enjoy sunsets. The rooms are immaculately presented and Ikies is a beautiful place to discover what makes Santorini so special. Highly Recommended.