Alexander's Cave Houses

Useful Information

Location: Oia Santorini
Open: All year [2007]
Fee: Between EUR 85 and EUR 300, depending on room and season. [2007]
Classification: SubterraneaCave House
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Dimension: 4 rooms with 15 beds, 3 villas with .
Guided tours:
Address: Alexanders Traditional Cave Houses, Oia, Santorini 847 02, Tel: +30-22860-71818, Fax: +30-22860-71818. E-mail: contact
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Located on the island Santorini, on the caldera of Oia, this four cave houses offer a panoramic view of the caldera. The cave rooms have barrel vaults, with irregularities caused by the manual digging. They are painted with white paint, like the typical Greek houses are outside. The antique furniture completes the serene atmosphere.

There are three different hotels, all under the same management. The main Hotel is Alexander's Boutique Hotel, which offers regular above ground rooms. Alexander's Traditional Cave Houses has three cave rooms, and the newest addition Alexander's Cave House Villas has three cave villas. They are more comfortable and more expensive. Cave House Villas have a terrace, a private entrance and panoramic views of Oia.