Canaves Oia Hotel and Suites

| Cyclades, Santorini, Greece

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  • Location & Map
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  • Amenities


Perched in the cliffs of Oia lies the luxurious Canaves Oia Hotel and Suites. It is a unique place of utmost beauty and elegance. Most of the 39 beautifully renovated suites were originally 17th century caved houses. The name of the hotel, Canaves, means exactly that, Caved Houses.

The hotel is made up of two sections: Canaves Oia Suites is a place of unique opulence designed and decorated in a white contemporary style and manor. The balconies offer an amazing view of the Caldera and you can enjoy moments of sheer relaxation in your private pool. A unique feature of Canaves Oia Suites is the elevator, which is the only hotel with an elevator on the island, famous for its many, many steps. Canaves Oia Hotel has just completed an anstonishing renovation. It is spacious, majestic, white being the dominant color, with a touch of wooden furniture and small colorful details.

Both sections of the hotel property offer pools facing the Caldera as well as pool bars where you can relax while enjoying a glass of Santorinian wine and watch the sun setting in the deep blue sea. In the Canaves Oia Suites you will find an amazing gourmet restaurant with exquisite tastes inspired by the local cuisine. In the special private dining section you can enjoy a romantic dinner in a setting made for two.

Please note that Canaves Oia does not provide children’s facilities and therefore is not able to offer accommodation for children under the age of 13 for safety reasons.

Location & Map

Hotel Address:
  • Canaves Oia Hotel and Suites
  • Oie
  • Cyclades, Santorini
  • Greece

Location Summary
Perched high over Santorini's caldera, Canaves Oia Hotel and Suites is built on the side of the cliff overlooking the breathtaking caldera. It is built in the beginning of the pedestrian street of Oia village which gives it the ideal location, only 5 minutes away from many restaurants and cafes. Ten minutes away at the edge of the village is a popular vantage point for watching the famous Santorini sunsets.

Directions to Hotel
In order to get to Canaves Oia Hotel and Suites you need to drive to Oia village, which is only 20 minutes away from the airport or port.

Highlights & Reviews

Banquets & Meetings
One of the small caves can be modified according to guests' needs and is suitable for up to 25 people.
Fine Dining On Site
Canaves Oia invites its prestigious guests to indulge their palates with the gourmet creations of the executive chef Andreas Evangelatos, fusing flavors and aromas of Mediterranean cuisine and authentic Santorinian cuisine recipes.
Pool Outdoor
Swimming pool with a splendid view to the Caldera is ideal for relaxing.
Spa Facility
Combining a fusion of western and eastern spa massage techniques, original in-room massage therapies, and exhilarating spa treatments, the hotel’s experienced therapists in the picturesque village of Oia in Santorini Island ensure to soothe the senses, invigorate the body and inspire the soul.
Boat excursions around the awe-inspiring Caldera and cruise excursions in luxury sailing yachts to the nearby Greek islands can be arranged by the hotel’s concierge in order to enhance the Canaves sailing experience.
The private motor yacht Alexandros and the Iguana luxury speed boat are ready to embark on thrilling excursions and dream adventures in the scintillating waters of Santorini.
Winery Tours
The hotel offers a unique wine tasting experience, where guests will have the opportunity to taste and compare different grape varieties of local wines as well as international wine assortments.
Recommended Rooms
Superior Suites for two people feature grand spaces consisting of a bedroom and a spacious living room, while some of them include a loft. The private veranda offers a breathtaking view to the Caldera and the volcano. Bathrooms come with a Jacuzzi hydro jet shower or bathtub. The Superior Suites for 2 persons may accommodate up to three people.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Biking Mountain
    - Boating
    - Fishing Ocean
    - Hiking
    - Horseback Riding
    - Jet Skiing
    - Jogging Running
    - Sailing
    - Shopping
    - Volleyball
    - Water Skiing
    - Windsurfing
    - Winery Tours

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Canaves Oia Hotel and Suites
Cyclades, Santorini, Greece