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Traditional Santorini Cavern House Anthea

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, lounge, kitchen, spa pool

Located in the peaceful residential village of Exo Gonia, Cavern House Anthea is ideally located for exploring Santorini with the beaches of Kamari and the island’s capital Fira both within just 15 minutes’ drive. The award-winning taverna Metaximas is just a minutes walk from the door and the neighbouring village of Pyrgos offers an assortment of shops and amenities.

Carved from volcanic rock, this traditional Santorinian home comprises 3 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (including 1 with a large feature stone bathtub) and a large open plan living area which incorporates both a dining space and a lounge. Anthea’s outside space includes a courtyard with dining area and a large sun terrace, which features a spa pool and hammock. Cavern House Anthea offers panoramic views to the vine terraces of Profitis Ilias and across the Aegean to the island of Anafi, whilst the courtyard and barbecue area provides shaded space for dining and entertaining.

Restored in the traditional style of the island to an excellent standard and boasting modern facilities and features, Anthea is fully equipped with a washing machine, all kitchen appliances, cutlery and crockery, a flat screen TV and DVD player with a broad selection of films. This stunning property is best enjoyed from April through to November, with seasonal offers available during the quieter months

24 hour airport transfers and wifi are included.

More Details

Owner
Sarah Woolman
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 16, 2017

Amenities

Exo Gonia Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Tourism licence number 1167K123K0928401

Reviews

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average rating of 4.977778 based on 45 reviews
5

Peaceful, quaint, a glimpse into genuine Santorini living.

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful place to escape! It is hilly and to access the cave house and terrace you navigate uneven cobbles, however this is all part of the charm of this renovated cave house. A great base for exploring this small island (2 hours of hill driving and you would see the island) or enjoy a wonderful terrace with pool from which to gaze across vineyards, blue topped churches and mountains to the sea. The only noise came from birds and the occasional helicopter. A place to rest and relax, little touches like the daily delivery of fresh bread warmed in the morning sun were a lovely bonus. Fantastic local knowledge and service from Panos, the best baklava ever from the bakery next to the supermarket and reliable wifi kept our family very happy for the week. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Absolutely phenomenal

  • 5 of 5

A group of five grad school friends and I stayed in this absolutely beautiful home that was true to the photos, if not better. From the very beginning of our booking (months in advance), Sarah proved to be an excellent hostess, asking and answering all the right questions in the best way. She arranged for individual pick ups from the airport and provided excellent suggestions for the island. Panos, the villa manager, took it from there. His service was unparalleled to any I have ever received. From stocking the fridge and bringing fresh bread in the mornings to helping us arrange our daytime activities and making sure we got the best prices and didn't get ripped off or taken advantage of -- Panos proved to be our lifeline. He picked up and delivered our boat tickets, helped us get a very cheap but reliable (and new!) rental car, booked the nicest restaurants based on our criteria and then hooked us up with his friends there who gave us excellent attention and service. He was always easy to get a hold of, whether we were at the house or out and about and needed help. Charming and kind, knowledgeable and resourceful, Panos was a huge part of why we loved our stay. The house itself was clean, air-conditioned, and luxurious. The pool and rooftop were fantastic, but it was equally pleasurable to find refuge from the heat inside the house. We found it particularly helpful to have a washer in the unit for our post-beach trips. With a car, everything was very close and conveniently located. Would highly, highly recommend a stay here, and we are hoping to come back here one day!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home Away heaven

  • 5 of 5

Caver house Anthea welcomed us with open arms. The house is immaculate and imaginately decorated. Panos the villa manager was delightful and very attentive.We visited many places of interest on the island but were always grateful to return home to the tranquility of the cave house. Our stay was enhanced by several suppers at the Metaxi Mas restaurant just a short stroll away. We would love to return to this little slice of heaven. Thank you Sarah and Panos for making our holiday so special.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Property was amazing very clean and gentleman that looked after the property was amazing couldn't do enough for you . Holiday started with beers and fruit and wine supplied by the villa and we felt welcome as soon as we arrived . Beatufiul views from the villa . Car recommended xxx

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Unique Traditional Cave House with Stunning Views!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful traditional cave house offering a very unique experience. It has all the facilities you need and is very well maintained. The rooftop terrace was amazing, with fantastic views across the village and down to the sea, perfect for a dip in the plunge pool and even for my morning yoga session! We would highly recommend the local taverna: Metaxi-mas for delicious Greek food, plus the Mexican restaurant: Senor Zorba with very friendly staff and huge portions, not to mention the fantastic sunset.

Santorini has so many places to visit and enjoy.

A truly amazing holiday, and we always find the Greek people are super friendly!

The only downside was that the path that leads up to the villa can be quite steep in places, so just need to be aware if you have walking difficulties.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful House

  • 5 of 5

Me and my husband booked for our Honeymoon. The house itself had everything you needed. The kitchen has all the facilities you need even a coffee maker. The outside grounds are beautiful. The house is built in a cave slightly up a mountain which meant the views across Santorini were outstanding. The terrace was a beautiful place to watch the sun rise. The house is situated in the middle of the island which meant exploring was perfect. Would definitely stay here again and would recommend this house as a perfect home from home

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
Thira
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
athino
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
metaximas
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
kamari

Self catering villa; pool; sea view; quiet traditional cave house in the village of exo gonia.

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Rates & Availability

Exo Gonia Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
high summer
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$456
$2,469
 
 
mid summer
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$371
$2,013
 
 
low summer
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$280
$1,492
 
 
April
Apr 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
$241
$1,231
 
 
low summer
May 1 2018 - May 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$293
$1,557
 
 
mid summer
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
$404
$2,078
 
 
high summer
Jul 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$489
$2,534
 
 
mid summer
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
$404
$2,078
 
 
low summer
Oct 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$293
$1,557
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,469
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A 25% non returnable deposit is required to reserve the property. Balance to be paid before arrival.
Earliest check in time 2pm. Check out time 10.00am. This may be flexible depending on availability
24 hour transfers,air con, wifi and safe are all included at no extra cost

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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