Mykonos Accommodation Center strongly recommends properties along the volcano rim for their unique magical views.
To follow, our recommended properties in Fira - the Island Capital and most central location - with easy bus transport to all villages and places of interest: Oia Village, Akrotiri archaeological site 7 museum, the black sandy beaches of Perissa, & Kamari.
3 pages for Fira: presentation + top 5 star hotels, medium category hotels, and the more economical tourist types hotels.
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Fira, the Santorini Island Capital, is built on the Caldera wall ridge, about 300m high.Right below is the small, Old Port.
It is made of many white painted houses in steppedstreets with blue domed churches and sun-bathed verandas.
Plateia Theotokopoulou (Theotokopoulou Square) is the main square of Fira and it is where all the young people meet.
The small streets , during peak season period, crowed and filled with all kind of shops, jewelleries, cafe, restaurants, bars and night clubs.
All authorities and banks are found in Fira. There are many sights and musea worth visiting.
Fira offers a panoramic view of the Volcano, enjoyed from the bars, the coffee shops terraces or from your own balcony.

Firostefani is a suburb at an easy walking distance away. Each area has its own top lodgings with descriptions, photos and prices: same as for, residential area Imerovigli, and the famous Oia village also spelled Ia.
M.A.C. has added one page for the other areas on the island which do not have these spectacular views: the beaches of Kamari ,Perissa, Akrotiri & Monolithos and inland in some beautiful countryside at: Megalohori, Messaria & Pyrgos. 

Fira Town Hotels & Properties

AROMA SUITES   ****   (NEW hotel opened in 2007) 
Types of rooms: Cave houses, Apartments & Rooms for 2-5 persons.
Location: on the top level of the Caldera in Fira opposite the Volcano & the Sunset. There are no steps & the hotel has easy access to the main Caldera path. Seconds away you can find all the shops, tavernas, restaurants, cafe & bars. Facilities: Reception, Daily Housekeeping, Guests of Aroma Suites can use the swimming pool of Loizos apartments. (50 meters away, under the same management.)
Room facilities: Fridge, Kitchenette, A/C, Hi Fi System (MP3 / CD Player, Radio, Cassette Player), TV, Safety Deposit Box, Hair Dryer, Direct Dial Phone, Bathrobes, All rooms have Satellite TV with 400 channels.
Remarks: Each room is named after a herb or spice, and each decorated in vibrant joyful colours ... «Lemongrass, spearmint, lavender,  mint & basil born to this island «... contact us now

Location : Fira, in the old quarter, with view to the Eastern side of the island
8 km from port and airport
Description : built in a traditional Cycladic mansion of the 1950 years.
Amenities : swimming pool, wine cellar.
Guest services : front desk, travel desk, concierge services, bell boy service.
Room service, twice daily maid service, laundry service, massage sessions.
Light fare menu available throughout the day
Room facilities : A/C, satellite TV, direct dial phone, safe deposit boxes,
mini bar, hair dryer, bathrobes, slipper contact us now

GALATIA VILLAS ROOMS & STUDIOS for 2, 3 & 4 persons.
Location: Fira Santorini
Description:  contact us now

9 apartments and studios for 1 to 6 persons. Built 1996, Renovated 2005 Open January - December
Location & description: A distinguished quiet resort situated under the large cathedral in the heart of Fira town. Traditional architecture, on the rim of caldera.
Facilities: Multilingual reception desk (open 12 hours), travel desk, large swimming pool with view to the sea and volcano, heated in winter, pool bar, sun bathing deck, buffet breakfast (served in the room if requested), daily maid service, bell boy service, room service, baby sitting, safe, laundry service, transfer services
to/from the port/airport at extra charge.
Remarks: A unique complex built on the foundations of an old Santorinian house on the rim of the Caldera facing the sea and the volcano. contact us now

Location & description: built in Aegean Cycladic architecture, located in Fira town.
Facilities: 24 hours Reception, 24 hours Room service, Wi-Fi internet access, Elevator, Laundry & ironing service, Outdoors Swimming pool, Sunbeds & umbrellas, Pool Bar, Breakfast Room, Lounge Bar, Sauna, Hydro massage, Outdoor jacuzzi pool, TV lounge, Conference room.
All Rooms: air-conditioning, satellite TV, direct dial phone and an in-room safe deposit box as well as a mini fridge, a hairdryer and high speed WI-FI internet access. Balcony or terrace.
MHTE 1144K014A0307600
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48 Rooms, 2 Suites for 2 – 4 persons. Open April-October. Built 1997, renovated 2002.
Location & description: built in Aegean Cycladic architecture, located in Fira town.
Facilities: A/C throughout, "The Kallisti" Restaurant (meals also available with room service), cocktail bar, pergola pool Snack-bar, American breakfast from 08:00 to 10:00 (can also be served in the room), swimming pool with open air Jacuzzi, fitness centre, gardens, children's pool & playground, table tennis, TV lounge, boutique, gift shop, room service, bell boy service, daily maid service, laundry service, baby sitting service on request, massage sessions, hairdressing, church, transfer upon request, luggage service 24 hour front desk : car rental, tours booking Conference room. Parking.Internet corner with wireless Internet access.Suitable for the disabled.
All Rooms: A/C, satellite colour TV, Wi-Fi Internet access, hairdryer, 3 channel music, direct dial phone, fridge, safe box, mini bar, bathroom with bathtub orshower, hairdryer, slippers. Balcony or terrace.
MHTE 1144K014A0316100
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KAVALARI HOTEL   **   Cat. C'   19 Rooms
Location  Fira Town - cliff side with Caldera View, only 5 minutes walk from shops.
Facilities: Reception, breakfast room, terrace bar, with spectacular  Caldera view, daily cleaning.
All Rooms: Built directly into the cliff with private facilities, mini fridge, telephone, ceiling fan or A/C.
The larger suites have kitchenette.
Remarks: Renovated captain's house built in traditional island style, superb position but as on
multi-levels and following the cliff it has many interconnected terraces and steps,
not advisable for people who have difficulty with stairways etc.... contact us now

Location: facing Caldera in Fira, Santorini, next to the “Metropolis” Cathedral,
With 5 mn walking distance to restaurants, banks, taxi and bus stations. Offers a view of the majestic sunset, the Aegean sea and the volcano. 6 km from airport, 7 km from Athinios Port.
Description : former monastery converted into apartments.
Remarks: Built and refurbished according to the island's traditional architecture, it
offers all modern amenities. contact us now

ATLANTIS HOTEL   ****   Cat A’   25 Rooms
Location & description: Fira Town, on Caldera with panoramic views. 
Facilities: Central heating, bar, cafeteria, lounge, breakfast room, TV room breakfast room,
swimming pool, SPA, jacuzzi, breakfast available 24hours a day, maid service twice daily. 
All Rooms: NEW bathrooms with baths, A/C, direct dial phone, colour TV,3 channel music,
mini bar, hairdryer, most with balcony and Caldera View. 
MHTE 1144Κ014Α0450000
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Location : Fira, 7 km from airport, 12 km from port
7 apartments. Built 1981, renovated 2004. Open April-October.
All Apartments : A/C, mini fridge, Jacuzzi, hairdryer, satellite TV, direct dial phone,
Internet access, music, safe. Terrace or veranda. contact us now

LOUCAS HOTEL   ***   Cat B’   22 Rooms  Open all the year
Location & description: Fira Town, overlooking Volcano, the sea and island of Thirasia, access by stairways. 
Facilities: Restaurant with panoramic view, bar, swimming pool,  Jacuzzi, breakfast room, safety boxes. 
All Rooms: Private facilities, A/C, direct dial phone, music, satellite colour TV, safety box, mini fridge, hairdryer, balcony or veranda with view. 
Remarks: Open all year round. contact us now

THEOXENIA HOTEL   ****   Cat. A'   Built 1974/Renovated 2001   15 Rooms   OPEN ALL YEAR
Location & description: On Fira Town main street, with all its gold stores, overlooks Volcano and Caldera
Facilities: A/C common areas, TV room, safety deposit boxes, daily maid service, room service, non smoking rooms available, business rooms available with internet, printing, faxing facilities, large outdoor hydro massage tub, wedding packages.
All Rooms: Private facilities, A/C or heating, satellite colour TV, telephone,
private bathroom with bath, internet access, mini bar, hairdryer, American breakfast,5 rooms have metal frame beds and Jacuzzi.
Remarks: Free use of Hotel Aressana swimming pool.
MHTE 1144Κ012A0169800
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We also make reservations at many other properties in Fira:
smaller or more economical but also situated along the remarkable setting of the Caldera Rim:
Athina Repose Suites, Blue Angel Villa, Kamares Apartments, Kastro Apartments, Scirocco Apartments, Thireas.

or other centrally located hotels with a pool but no caldera rim location nor sea views:
Antonia Hotel, Aressana, Costa Marina Villas, Daedalos, El Greco, Kallisti Thira, Loizos City Center Villas & Apartments,
Melina Hotel, Nemesis, Tzekos Villas, Villa Alizea.
Reserve early as Santorini's best properties are often booked-up months in advance.