Santonero - The Philoxenia Project
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Summary of reviewsSantonero - The Philoxenia Project is a luxurious hotel with a stunning location in a secluded and quiet part of Santorini, offering guests unobstructed views of the Aegean and almost all of Santorini's major locations. Guests rave about the hotel's incredible breakfast experience, exceptional food served at dinner, spacious minimalist villas and exceptional cleanliness with meticulous attention to detail. The staff is described as warm, friendly, accommodating and exceptional with many mentioning specific members of the team by name. While some guests felt that the hotel needs to improve to fully reach 5-star status, others thought it was exceptional and felt that they were in paradise. Overall, the hotel's unique blend of exclusivity and luxury makes it a must-visit spot for travelers seeking understated luxury.
Hotel with Rooms With Jacuzzi / Hot-tub
About Santonero - The Philoxenia Project
Santonero - The Philoxenia Project boasts an amazing location in a secluded and quiet part of Santorini with unobstructed views of the Aegean and almost all of Santorini's major locations. Its position on the cliffside of Akrotiri offers guests fantastic views of the Caldera away from the hustle and bustle of Oia. Though the location may be remote and quiet, the views are well worth it and easy transfers arranged by the hotel make it a breeze. Guests can enjoy the fine spot and nice restaurant walking distance from the hotel. However, access may be difficult with many steps and no signs on the road and a car is necessary for a good stay. Despite some complications, the fabulous location, awesome design and spectacular view make it a must-visit spot for travelers. Santonero - The Philoxenia Project offers an incredible breakfast experience. Guests have raved about the variety of choices available and the high quality of the food. Many have compared it favorably to other ultra-luxury hotels on Santorini. The breakfast spread is described as wonderful and every option is available. In-room breakfast service is also highly praised with guests mentioning the exceptional quality and presentation of the food. Guests have consistently described the breakfast as amazing and excellent and have particularly enjoyed the copious amounts of food available. Overall, the breakfast at Santonero - The Philoxenia Project is deserving of the highest praise with many guests calling it a highlight of their stay. If you're looking for a hotel that serves exceptional food, look no further than Santonero - The Philoxenia Project. Despite having a small kitchen that services only five villas, guests rave about the quality of their meals and drinks. The candlelight dinner is especially memorable with many guests describing it as lovely and outstanding. One guest even called the margarita to die for! The extensive lunch and dinner menus offer something for everyone with souvlaki and club sandwiches being particular highlights. The food is not only delicious but also beautifully presented, as guests enjoy their meals with stunning views. For those who prefer to dine in the comfort of their own room, the hotel's delivery service is top-notch as well. Overall, this hotel is a foodie's dream with a talented chef and divine dining experiences that should not be missed. Santonero - The Philoxenia Project boasts simple yet spacious minimalist villas that are spectacular in almost every way. Guests can enjoy the comfortable and attention-to-detail rooms with breathtaking views of the sea and scenic property. The accommodation is very well designed, spacious and catered for all your needs. The rooms are exceptionally clean and well-lit at night with some being enormous in size and beautifully designed with stunning views. The private suites feel private and are lovely. However, some guests note that the decor of some rooms may feel cold and stark with fittings that are not finished and certainly not 5-star. Some guests also mentioned mildew smells and wear and tear in some rooms. Nevertheless, excellent service from the staff makes up for it as they are very discreet, attentive and helpful. Despite some less-than-positive feedback, most guests enjoyed their stay and highly recommend the property to others. Santonero - The Philoxenia Project is a hotel that prides itself on its cleanliness. Amenities and areas are meticulously cleaned and maintained. The staff are dedicated to their guests' comfort and carefully clean and treat all pools and hot tubs between each stay. Some minor issues were reported, however, such as the pool and jacuzzi not being cleaned on the day of check-in and bird droppings being left on some sun-beds. Despite these slight hiccups, the hotel is known for being extremely clean with clean toilets and proper cleaning procedures. The rooms are clean and quiet with some guests describing their views as breathtaking. Overall, guests were impressed with the accuracy and excellence of the cleaning throughout their stay. Additionally, the staff were described as nice and welcoming. The staff at Santonero - The Philoxenia Project are exceptional! Guests rave about their warm, friendly and accommodating nature with many mentioning specific members of the team by name such as John, Giota and Alex. The staff are always there to help, whether it's fetching bags, making dinner reservations or providing attentive service with a smile. While there are a few comments suggesting that the staff could be warmer and more welcoming, the overwhelming majority of guests praise the amazing, helpful and attentive staff who go out of their way to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The personnel are described as professional, discreet and attentive to guests' every need. From waiters to reception staff, cleaners to maintenance men, guests have nothing but wonderful things to say about the entire team. The views may be breathtaking, but it's the outstanding service provided by the staff that truly sets this hotel apart. Bravo and merci to the staff! Santonero - The Philoxenia Project is an exceptional hotel with superb facilities and perfect views. Guests were impressed with the 5-star service and amazing staff who made their stay truly memorable. The pools were not heated, but the stunning property made up for it. Although some guests felt that the hotel needs to improve to fully reach 5-star status, others thought it was exceptional and felt that they were in paradise. The presidential suite was a fantastic option for those looking for an even more luxurious stay. The only minor issue was the lack of complimentary water every day. But overall, guests loved the panoramic views and relaxing 5-star experience offered by Santonero - The Philoxenia Project. Santonero - The Philoxenia Project offers luxurious accommodations with beautiful terrace and ocean view. The private pool and jacuzzi outside the room are great amenities, although some guests reported issues with cleanliness and temperature, especially during colder months. Nonetheless, the spacious suites and private pool make it one of the best options for those looking for exclusive experiences. The only downside might be the noisy cliff edge adjacent to the hotel, where people take pictures and occasionally have late-night parties.
Rooms with Jacuzzi / Hot-Tub
Santonero - The Philoxenia Project is the ultimate destination for those seeking understated luxury. Guests are treated to a stay of calmness and exclusivity, where the facilities are of world-class standard. The property's chic and modern decor creates an atmosphere of pure elegance and luxury. Even airport transfers are arranged with luxury in mind. While some guests found the lack of heated pools disappointing, the overall experience was deemed pure luxury. However, some guests felt that the hotel was not deserving of 5 stars and was more of a family-style establishment. Nonetheless, the rooms were deemed as palaces and the overall establishment was described as very nice and even luxurious. Comparing the hotel to other ultra-luxury hotels in Santorini, Santonero stands out for its unique blend of exclusivity and luxury.
No, Santonero - The Philoxenia Project doesn't have any pool.
No, a spa isn't available at Santonero - The Philoxenia Project.
No, Santonero - The Philoxenia Project doesn't allow dogs.
No, parking facilities aren't available at Santonero - The Philoxenia Project.
No, Santonero - The Philoxenia Project doesn't have a gym.