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Top tips for finding Thera hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Thera, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Thera in January and February.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Thera if you stay on a Friday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 44 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Thera accommodation.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Thera for 9 days.
Thera (also spelt ‘Fira’) is one of Greece’s most picturesque towns, with spellbinding sunset views from the top of Santorini’s famous caldera (a large, half-submerged volcano). Many 5-star hotels in Thera capitalise on this selling point by running along the top of the ridge or cascading down its sides.
Those looking to stay close to Thera’s atmospheric city centre will find midrange accommodation around the central street of Dekigala, near the palatial-looking Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral. Hotels here range from the modern, minimalist Central Fira Hotel to the historic Atlantis Hotel. With a never-ending list of buzzing bars and restaurants to explore in the town’s winding streets, you’ll never be left wondering where to go or what to do.
Many hotels in Thera are adults-only hotels. Families looking for cheap places to stay will be more likely to find accommodation among the city centre’s apartments and villas, including Tzekos Villas, which boasts one of the largest swimming pools on the caldera. Another good option is to book your stay in the village of Firostefani, a 10-minute walk from Thera’s city centre, where you’ll find excellent deals on traditional family-friendly accommodation like Villa Firostefani.
Catering to couples and honeymooners is the upmarket village of Oia, on Santorini’s northern tip and a 25-minute drive from Thera. While accommodation here isn’t cheap, you can’t beat it for romance. Guests based here at the Katikies Hotel are treated to spectacular sunset vistas and caldera views, while having access to the area’s swish restaurants, modern art galleries and upmarket hotels.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Thera
Are there good hotels near Thera airport?
Yes. Santorini (Thera) International Airport is within a 10-minute drive of Kamari beach resort. Here you’ll find the Mediterranean Beach, where guests can stay in a white villa draped with pink bougainvillea and decorated with calm, neutral colours, or the Imperial Med, whose stylish boutique interiors feature white marble flooring and sparkling black chandeliers.
Which neighborhoods are close to Thera’s most important attractions?
Those who come to Greece with ‘ancient sites’ at the top of their to-do list will find themselves well catered for in Thera, with at least four history museums in the city centre and more in the surrounding area. Opposite Thera Archaeological Museum, Panorama Studios & Suites offers tastefully decorated rooms with dreamy sea views.
What hotels in Thera offer especially good views?
The views from the Art Maisons Oia Castle are simply stunning. The luxurious suites allow you to soak up Santorini’s famous sunset from your very own private Jacuzzi.
What are the good and kid-friendly hotels in Thera?
Located in a peaceful neighbourhood within a short walk of the beach, Aigialos Niche Residences & Suites offers 15 dazzling whitewashed houses large enough to accommodate a family of five. Alternatively, there’s Loizos Apartments further up the hill, whose stylish two-bedroom apartments come with a kitchenette and access to the pool.
What hotels in Thera have especially good spa services?
Health and wellness are central to the concept at the Aressana Spa Hotel and Suites in Thera, which offers head-to-toe beauty treatments, hydrotherapy and detox programmes. In Oia, the spa at the Santorini Secret Suites & Spa offers personalised beauty treatments, including facials using natural Mediterranean ingredients like olive oil and honey.
How much does a hotel cost in Thera?
In the last 3 days, double rooms in Thera have been found on KAYAK for as cheap as R456. On average, the price for a double room is R5 110.
How do I find a hotel in central Thera?
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Thera districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Thera city centre
How can I find hotels near me?
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.