El Greco Hotel - Santorini Island

Fira, Santorini Island, Greece, 84 700  show map
 4 stars
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El Greco Hotel - Santorini Island

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Seasonal indoor pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Excellent service - Free internet - Would definitely stay there again
  • Views are spectacular - Hot water wasn't very hot - Pleasantly decorated room
  • Breakfast was great - Beautiful bed - Nice pool
  • Quite close to the town of fira - Room was small - Ac worked fine
  • Staff were friendly - Ample parking - Tv controller was broken

Overview

The high quality El Greco is rated 4 stars and features 185 rooms for guests to stay in. The hotel was opened in 1996 and remains an example of Cycladic architecture in Santorini Island ever since.

A short stroll of 30 minutes will take you to Santorini Waterpark, Santorini Port and Mnemossyne Artists House. The city center lies within 4 km from the venue.

The hotel is easy access to the sandy beach in Santorini Island.

Rooms

El Greco offers beautiful guestrooms with an elegant interior as well as a stunning view of the sea. Some rooms feature views over the Mediterranean Sea and Caldera Volcano. They are fitted with marble bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the bar. A wide choice of international dishes is offered at the La Pergola restaurant. The poolside bar stocks wines, coffee and cocktails to enjoy in a perfect atmosphere. An exhibition area features Il Gelato D'Oro and O Souvlaros within 100 meters of the venue.

Services

The conveniences such as a free private car park, a luggage storage and free self parking are offered on site.

Relax

A variety of treatments includes beauty therapy, massage and manicure. There are a gym and a fitness center provided at El Greco.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   185.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Seasonal indoor pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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hotel El Greco Hotel - Santorini Island Santorini Island location
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Hotel Address:

Fira, Santorini Island, Greece, 84 700

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City Center
  • Santorini Island
    2.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Il Gelato D'Oro
    300 ft
  • O Souvlaros (cuisine: Greek)
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    185

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Double bed
Size: 195 sq. feet
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    Junior Suite
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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      Size: 325 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
      Size: 305 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel El Greco Hotel - Santorini Island Santorini Island location
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      Hotel Address:

      Fira, Santorini Island, Greece, 84 700

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Santorini Island
        2.0 mi
      Restaurants
      • Il Gelato D'Oro
        300 ft
      • O Souvlaros (cuisine: Greek)
        1400 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        185

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1.9 mi

      Places of interest

      • Skaros - 1.7 mi
      • Volcano - 1.9 mi

      Local attractions

      • Cultural Village Santorini of the past - 2.1 mi
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      • Kamari Beach - 3.7 mi
      • Perissa Beach - 4.6 mi
      • Akrotiri Archaeological site - 3.1 mi
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      • Skaros Rock - 4.2 mi
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      Near the hotel

      • Archaeological museum, Fira, Greece - 1600 ft
        Fira
      • "Megaro Gyzi" Museum - 3900 ft
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      • Monastery of Profitis Ilias - 2000 ft
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      Restaurants nearby

      • Il Gelato D'Oro - 300 ft

        Address: Fira Main Strip

        82% likes this, based on 58 reviews

      • DA Costa - 1600 ft

        Address: Fira
        Phone: +(30)2286024802

        74% likes this, based on 35 reviews

      • Ellis Restaurant - 1900 ft

        Phone: +30 22860 25636

        83% likes this, based on 294 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek

      • O Souvlaros - 1400 ft

        Address: Near Ermis Shopping Center
        Phone: +30 22860 23225

        75% likes this, based on 36 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek

      • Naoussa Tavern - 2200 ft

        Phone: +30 22860 24869

        71% likes this, based on 1080 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        185
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      El Greco Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at El Greco

      Average guest rating

      7.6out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 74 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Service
      8.3
      Value
      2.0
      Rooms
      7.0

      Guest reviews

      • Group of friends
        10.0

        A fantastic hotel, clean and beautiful. The breakfast is nice. The staff is great at helping out. We liked the location - easy to find and just a few minutes walking from Fira.

        Do not recommend to book rooms with volcano view. Ypu get to see very little of voclano, but your room will be facing the main road (not much traffic, but still...). It could be a bit noisy. The rooms overlooking the swimming pools are nicer.

      • Family with children
        10.0

        The location was perfect. We were a 5-10 minute walk to the centre of Fira. Our views from our balcony were amazing. We stayed in a lofted room for 3 and it was great.Everything in the hotel was beautifully done ie the grounds breakfast was great etc. I would recommend this hotel to anyone. I had read one complaint before I arrived that we were not at the best place to view the caldera but I cannot think of a better place. The value for our money was amazing.We loved it! Would love to return sometime.

      • Family with children
        7.8

        There were flies inside the room and in the hotel reception area.

      • Family with children
        9.6

        The staff was great, especially the front office gentleman, though I do not know his name. I loved the location, just a 5 minute walk to downtown Fira. The view of the caldera was spectacular. The breakfast was delicious. Overall, the hotel is beautiful, and I would chose it again.

        No. The hotel is under renovation, and will be looking even better when it is complete.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        We had a beautiful room overlooking the ocean.Nothing was too much trouble for the staff The hotel has been refurbished for the new season 2010.The restaurant served quality meals and we ate there several times.It was a five minute walk into Santorini and a few miutes to Taxi's and bus's.

      • Couple
        8.2

        The location and the staff were both excellent

        The lack of useable wireless internet - it may seem like a gripe but when you pay for an access card which is then unusable due to the speed - its an annoyance.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        The resort was beautiful and comfortable. We enjoyed the pools especially since we were not on the beach. The walk to town was so easy and bus station. Staff was very helpful in arranging a ATV to rent and since we didn't speak Greek, they were very helpful.The breakfast was outstanding.

      • Couple
        8.2

        There was a choice of about 4 pools. The room was comfortable and breakfast was yum!

        I didn't like that wifi was only available in reception or how far the hotel was from the centre of town not the outskirts.

      • Older travelers
        7.0

        location was not in the conjested area of fira but close enough to walk. Staff very nice but water in shower salty bed and linens not comfortable

        salty water and uncomfortable bed

      • Couple
        7.4

        Location was very good with 10 minute walk to the centre of Fira town. The pool areas are very large but the pools were not heated so quite cold to go in. Rooms were big enough and clean. Good value for money.

        The hotel is very understaffed. Reception takes a long time and seem very stressed. Buffet breakfast and dinner are quite average. Hotel double booked our room and needed to be transferred for one night to another hotel 20 minutes away.

      • Group of friends
        8.8

        Perfect location in the Plaka area, clean, simple and comfortable.

        The elevator

      • Couple
        6.4

        The hotel was conveniently located within walking distance to Fira, restaurants, shops and transport. Our room was quite spacious, overlooked the pool and had a bar fridge. We got a good rate as it was low season.

        The room had a damp smell all the time and we struggled to keep the windows open as the weather was quite cold during our stay. The bathroom had a shower above th bath with a curtain and no shower screen, so every time I used the shower, the bathroom was literally flooded. The housekeeping was not of a high standard, sheets seemed too small for the bed and were never tucked. We also ran out of toilet paper daily and it couldn't understand why they couldn't leave a few spare rolls given that we were there for 5 nights. During our first 2 nights there was a group of teenagers who partied by the pool till the early hours of the morning which meant we hardly got any sleep. Whilst the breakfast buffet was huge, variety seemed limited and the ingredients didn't seem to be of high quality. E.g. tinned fruit instead of fruit salad, greek yoghurt only, orange juice was diluted and barely tasted anything like orange juice. I know this seems like quite a lot of negative feedback but the weather wasn't very good when we were in Santorini so it meant that we spent a lot of time in and out of the room rather than lazing by the pool.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        close to Fira downtown, 5mins by walk, hardware is competely new.friendly staff .Free wifi in the lobby.

        Breakfast choice could be enlarged.

      • Family with children
        9.2

        The location of El Greco was great it was within walking distance to the town but with relaxing and spacious accommodation. Great pools & breakfast. What we liked best though was the staff - they were all welcoming and friendly no matter how busy they were.

      • Family with children
        9.6

        Great layout of the rooms with the kitchenette and utensils etc. Which was very helpful with our 2 year old toddler. Great pools to relax and swim in. Great views from the upper floor rooms. Very warm, and supportive staff - always willing to help and guide during our visit in Santorini

      How to reach hotel

      hotel El Greco Hotel - Santorini Island Santorini Island location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Fira, Santorini Island, Greece, 84 700

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Santorini Island
        2.0 mi
      Restaurants
      • Il Gelato D'Oro
        300 ft
      • O Souvlaros (cuisine: Greek)
        1400 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        185