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19 reviews
Comfortable & clean, this authentic cave house always fresh even in hot weather!
NATALIE: Ever since seeing the Sisterhood movie, I've dreamed about spending time in HELIOS cave!
HELIOS is located just bellow the famous Castle of Oia!
DON: There were hundreds of people around us watching the famous sunset and we had the best seats!
The side door & window of HELIOS have unobstructed  view to the sunset, Ammoudi bay & Thirassia isle
PEGGY: There were comfortable chairs and a cushioned bench area to relax with a glass of wine!
HELIOS overlooks the Aegean straight down! Ammoudi bay is at 15 min walking!
DIANE: I saved Helios House for our last stop because it was truly the most perfect and magical spot
PEGGY: The crisp white walls are indicative of a traditional island cave home!
A donkey on its way to Ammoudi bay to take guests up to Oia
the beautiful, traditional entrance of HELIOS cave house
blue and white: the colors of GREECE
Waking up was so relaxing with the white washed walls & Maria's beautiful art! HELIOSs one of a kind
NATALIA:HELIOS is in the perfect location-you can leave your door and just walk down to Ammoudi bay!
HELIOS: Living on a cloud above the steep red cliffs!
amazing private sunset view from the patio door!
Caldera, Thirassia island and sunset view!
View, location, comfort.....A perfect combination! Jenny P.
amazing view from HELIOS terrace
What an amazing place to spend some quiet time with the one you love!  HELIOS is a little love nest!
It Doesn't Get Any Better Than This! Diane B. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
HELIOS  is an authentic, clean and well-supplied apartment! Joel F. U.S.
Waking up in the morning was just so relaxing! The Helios Cave is one of a kind!
the cave house is washed by the astonishing light of the Greek islands !
original statue, study of a live model by Maria
Staying with tradition,  no inside doors between the living & sleeping areas.
The Helios House is a little love nest that you will never forget! Frank & Sandy
full kitchen: well-stocked for breakfast & drinks! Diane B. Honolulu, Hawaii, US
View even from inside the kitchen!
the beautiful, roomy, newly redecorated, bathroom includes a shower. Peggy K. N.Y.
A unique space has been re-purposed as a massage room so our guests can have a personal experience.
HELIOS Cave House, stairway to Ammoudi begins here!
We had our breakfasts on the tucked away love seat just outside one of the doors!
Private hot tub  with sunset view at your disposal just 3 minutes away from home!
sunset terrace with private hot tub!
DIANE: Maria has one of only a handful of private patios that have a 100% direct view of the sunset!
Oia & sunset from SANTORINI PARADISE reception terrace. You are invited for wine & meze on the house
'You can enjoy the twinkling stars in the sky and the lights from Oia & towns across the water!'
PEGGY: An additional advantage: HELIOS is located on the main pedestrian walkway leading to Ammoudi
going down to Ammoudi beach
Enjoying the amazing sunset from the Castle of Oia, just above HELIOS
CARLO: The view of the sunset is stunning and ideally located.
DON: The sunset view from the rooftop patio of the Helios house is out of this world!
PEGGY: I enjoyed a hearty walk down the stairs to Ammoudi Bay for a meal & a swim at St Nicolas isle
By air: HELIOS cave house is situated at the top of the road leading to Ammoudi bay.
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Oia, Santorini, Cyclades, South Aegean

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Athens, Greece
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“lovely vacation”
Reviewed 22 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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I am pleased to say that never in the past, I had such a wonderful vacation, as in Maria's beautiful ''HELIOS'' Cave house in Oia! Thank you!

Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Waialua, Hawaii
Reviewed 30 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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Liked best: Location!
Liked least: Having to leave early in the morning.
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Fremont, California
Reviewed 17 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Travelling group: Extended Family
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ElisaZ642...
Verona, Italy
2 reviews
“Wonderful memories”
Reviewed 5 November 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Helios cave house: Breathtaking scenario from the house, just in the centre of Oia, near to the charming little bay of Ammoudi and very close to shops and restaurants; very comfortable and clean, an authentic old cave house always fresh even in hot weather.
Overall, the sympathy and generosity of the owner, Maria.
My family and I wish to come back again, our heart is still there!

Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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