Apikia Santorini, Greece

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panoramic views of Santorini ideal to relax and unwind

the Low Down

On a land brimming with history and myth lies the village of Pyrgos in Santorini. Within 2.6km of Thermes Beach the accommodation and gardens fit perfectly with the history of the area whilst providing all the modern amenities you’d expect and extra. All the unique suites have free WiFi throughout, free private parking and we love nothing more than a hotel that provides a la carte breakfast. The area around Apikia is popular for cycling and each suite has it’s own pool or hot tub. Bold and fractal, Apikia located on the foothills of Pyrgos, jovially converses with its surrounding area, while providing intimate luxurious hospitality, genuine allure and last but foremost the rich heritage of Santorini.

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The Best Room For You

  • 12 astonishing suites with heated private pools or outdoor hot-tubs, panoramic views of the Caldera, the Aegean Sea and Santorni, Apikia
  • The establishment is characterized by the solid, dense aesthetic, values both symbolic and sensorial that reminisce of the Santorini Island and sea complex.
  • Couples looking for breaks without young children will benefit from the hotels policy of no children under 13
  • The area has so many historical sites to visit such as the Museum of Prehistoric Thera, archaeological museum and sire of Akrotiri, the Catholic Cathedral of Santorini as well as the Santorini cable car, art space Santorini and gorgeous beaches to explore.
  • The hotel is only 3km from Santorini airport so transfers are a doddle!
  • Health and wellness enthusiasts are able to take advantage of the inhouse fitness and yoga classes as well as a personal trainer available for hire
  • The area is popular for land sports such as cycling, horseback riding, hiking and fishing as well as water sports – hire yourself a canoe or scuba diving equipment or go out for a windsurfing experience if you fancy something a little more extreme!
  • The land itself dates back to a time when Santorini was in constant threat of pirate raids, and the need for fortifications lead to the creation of the Kastelia, like the one at Pyrgos Village nearby. Back then, the Apikia estate was entrusted by the locals to the Monastery of Prophet Elias before it was bestowed to the family that owns it to this day.
• Accommodation:
There are only 12 suites at Apikia and each one is uniquely gorgeous. Celebrate love everlasting and revel in the most romantic stay in the Honeymoon Suite of Apikia with its own hot tub and expansive views over the vineyards and the caldera beyond. Families will love the two-bedroom pool suite, as the name suggests the suite has its own private pool and an irresistible atmosphere reflective of the authentic island lifestyle of modern Santorii. The sizes range from 40-70sqm and the design reflects a haven of contemporary comfort and style.
• Location:
Right on the outskirts of Pyrgos, in a charming spot sharing views to both the noble Pyrgos Village and breathtaking panoramas to the caldera and the sea beyond, Apikia proudly offers much-coveted seclusion and pastoral beauty that surprises in its simplicity. Convenience of location, uninterrupted vistas and reclusive peace form the dreamiest spot for a restorative stay. At the same time, every major attraction on the island is within easy reach, making Apikia and Pyrgos the epicenter of an unforgettable summer holiday.
• Getting there:
The nearest airport is Santorini International, 1.9 mi/ 3km from Apikia Santorini. Car hire is widely available or the hotel can assist in arranging transfers.
• What to pack:
Swimwear, yoga outfit and something to wrap around your shoulders in the evenings
• Restaurants:
There is no restaurant available at property however room service is available 24/7.
• Spa:
Apikia definitely brings your inner hippie when it comes to wellness and there truly is something for mind, body and soul. With a huge list of treatments available and surely something you haven’t tried anywhere before, in-house treatments include such treats as ayurvedic massage, hot gemstone therapy and vibrational healing arts.
• Signature Activities:
Sound healing retreat / Gong TherapiesWhile enjoying your vacation in Apikia, you have the unique opportunity to indulge yourself to a Sound Healing – Therapy Retreat in the privacy of your suite; perfect for those seeking tranquillity, rejuvenation and inspirationWalking Tours: Guided tours crafted for travellers who love exploring, enjoy walking, and adore experiencing the local way. Visit the secret spots of Santorini away from the hustle and bustle, walking through ancient paths and picturesque cobblestone alleys. Marvel at the famous caldera, explore whitewashed villages forgotten by time, and take in the amazing scenery in a responsible and eco-friendly way.A multitude of fun activities with authentic Santorinian character awaits for you to discover and enjoy. From the quintessential cruises to the volcanoes for a hike to the active crater and a dip to the therapeutic hot springs to hiking through the caldera or the medieval alleys of the Kastelia, and from exhilarating water sports to gastronomic experiences in wineries and restaurants around the island, there is a plethora of thrilling things to do when in Santorini.
  • VAT: 13% and City Tax: 0.5%. Both are included in the rate.
  • If cancelled or modified up to 14 days prior to arrival, no fees will be charged
  • If cancelled or modified later, 50% percent of the total price of the reservation will be charged.
  • In case of no-show, the total price (100%) of the reservation cost will be charged.
  • Accommodation Tax to be paid (0,50€ per person, per night) at the hotel premises.
  • Check in time 2:00 p.m. and Check out time 12:00 noon.

Children below the age of 13 years cannot be accommodated at the property.

Rate includes daily room-serviced breakfast, welcome treat upon arrival, complimentary Wi-Fi, pool towels, VAT & City Tax.

Average Temperature & Rainfall in Days

Starting Room Rates in USD

Rates based on double occupancy of double room with sea view inclusive of breakfast basket and all applicable taxes. Stayover tax of 0,50 euro/room/night to be paid by the guest directly to the property

Visa Cost

The cost of a Schengen visa fee is €80 per adult . For more information click here.

Top Tip

Get up early to experience the magnificent sunrise and don't forget to plan a trip to visit a volcano, they really are a unique highlight of the island.

Local Currency

The local currency is Euros


Santorini has Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild to cool, wet winters, it can get very windy and very humid.


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