The Katikies Hotel sits majestically at the most western point of Santorini, on the very top of the deep slope of the island’s world famous caldera. Here, the land is seemingly carved to offer endless views of the horizon and the deep blue of the Aegean Sea, inspiring deep emotions of both enchantment and fascination. Lounge your days away basking in the Greek sun and enjoying a magnificent backdrop of volcanic views as the gleaming and glistening white luxury hotel and perfectly manicured pink Bougainvillea bushes create pure paradise.

Location

What are the views like? How far will I be from the airport of Santorini?

Welcome to Oia, a place where every corner is plunged into photogenic cleanliness. As the dancing greek light constantly changes the landscape around you, watch the enchanting Santorini sunset transform your surroundings into a warm atmosphere and serene sense of romance. Step back and enjoy a positively gleaming backdrop of dramatic cliffs spilling into the magical Aegean Sea.

Key Facts

  • 100 meters above the caldera’s basin overlooking the Aegean Sea
  • Santorini’s Thira Airport is merely 20 minutes from the hotel
  • lies near the picturesque village of Oia on Santorini

What is special?

  • take in awe-inspiring views of the famous Cyclades’ sunsets as you toast to the perfect stay
  • enjoy this private and serene sanctuary sat in honeymoon-perfect seclusion totally crowd-clear and spend romantic days undisturbed by crowds or day-to-day life
  • soak in unparalleled 360° panorama views of the magnificent backdrop of beautifully steep slopes

What do the guests say?

  • guests are dumbfounded by the views and describe the location as “perfect in every way”
  • guests love that the location is secluded and away from the hustle and bustle of nearby towns but still close enough to visit
  • highly recommended for couples who would like to enjoy romantic and intimate days just by themselves

Accommodation

What kind of villas can I choose from? What will the views be like?

Settled in perfect harmony with its surroundings and decorated with the utmost respect of antique Grecian culture and nature, the Katikies Hotel gracefully blends into the dramatic black rocks of Santorini. The hotel’s simple elegance with its private terraces and their vivid, crisp surfaces of snow, gleaming white, projects the unconditional feeling of pure intimacy and allows you to enjoy the everlasting beauty of Santorini.

Key Facts

  • choose from 27 white-washed rooms and six different room types
  • made up of a complex of cubist cottages and bridges
  • each room comes with a private terrace

What is special?

  • take in unobstructed views of the Aegean Sea and the volcano with its magnificent caldera from all Luxury Suites
  • the interior of the rooms is made up of selected Grecian antiques combined with modern amenities that offer a genuine sense of autonomy, comfort and luxury
  • book the Master Suite and relax in designer loungers scattered around your very own private curved infinity pool, as the sunset melts into the horizon

What do the guests say?

  • the light and crisp interior makes guests feel instantly at home
  • guests love having miraculous views of Santorini and the beautiful ocean from every room
  • couples and honeymooners highly request the Honeymoon Suites with an open-air jetted tub

Pools & Spa

Where can I lounge in the Santorini sun? Is there a spa?

Dive into plunge pools with unstoppable views spilling into the beautiful caldera as the elegantly natural surroundings take luxury to a whole new level. As the spa area is tucked away in a serene Santorini sanctuary, sure to bedazzle your senses, the Katikies manages to create an atmosphere beyond imagination. The pool and spa area skillfully embodies the chic character of Santorini and makes sure to create mesmerizing experiences.

Key Facts

  • three infinity pools with views of the caldera
  • sunbathing deck with open-air jacuzzi
  • the A.SPA is located at the partner hotel Kirini, merely 600 m from the Katikies Hotel

What is special?

  • dive into the on-site freeform infinity pools that disappear into the mesmerizing indigo horizon as you enjoy delicious cocktails
  • experience an unforgettable voyage of purity and serenity in Spa Suites that are conceptualized based on the couple’s specific and unique needs
  • dive through the healing caves of A.SPA as the first step to unwinding from day-to-day life

What do the guests say?

  • trying out the St. Barths Spa series is highly recommended
  • getting an in-room massage is a favorite of many vacationers
  • the infinity pool with breathtaking views of the bay truly creates wonderful memories, say travelers

Culinary

Where can I get a bite to eat? Will I be able to dine with a view?

Lavish Greek dining, beautifully executed services and impressive venues invite you in for exquisite experiences on candlelit terraces or by the plunge pool overlooking the changing hues of the Aegean Sea. Enjoy exotic cocktails, redefined Byzantine cuisine and extensive menus á la carte where regional ingredients and fresh produce come together to create gourmet experiences that will leave you speechless.

Key Facts

  • three luxury dining options to choose from
  • freshly prepared Mediterranean and Byzantine cuisine
  • the pool bar offers champagne, cocktails, fresh fruit juices and light snacks

What is special?

  • the on-site restaurant is an intimate dining venue with only four tables set on the rooftop veranda with panoramic views, allowing guests to enjoy utter privacy  
  • truly indulge at the “Kirini” restaurant that sits by a glamorous infinity pool, seamlessly blending into the horizon, serving Mediterranean cuisine with regional ingredients
  • embark on a journey for your senses as the chefs of “The Mikrasia” transform tastes of multicultural character and different local ingredients into a luxury dining experience

What do the guests say?

  • guests emphasize how fresh and crisp the quality of the used produce is
  • secluded views from the rooftop of the Katikies restaurant are highly recommended to couples
  • relaxing by the pool bar and thoroughly enjoying a laid back vacation makes the Katikies’ visitors truly happy

Activities

How can I spend my days? What kind of activities does Santorini have to offer?

Whether you are seeking out relaxing days spent falling asleep in the Greek sun to the calming sound of the whistling wind and the waves of the ocean rocking you into a soft slumber or looking for action-filled days spent jumping off cliffs into the azure Aegean Sea. Santorini is filled with exciting activities for everyone to enjoy and moments of pure luxury that are sure to create the perfect adventure for everyone.

Key Facts

  • free transportation to gorgeous nearby beaches
  • on-site library with internet facilities
  • join the locals and jump off 10-meter cliffs into the crystal clear water

What is special?

  • stroll through the maze of streets and unique boutique shops as you walk alongside cliffs to the nearby village of Oia
  • marvel at ancient Grecian ruins as you get adventurous on trips to various archaeological sites
  • spend indulging days in nature as you dive into the endless hues of blue or hike exciting trails along the ridgelines and go on thrilling walking tours

What do the guests say?

  • often called the best possible location for both the views and activities
  • guests are happy about the hosts’ help on planning out their days with recommendations
  • visiting nearby beaches is highly recommended by vacationers