21 Amazing Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Santorini, Greece - Updated 2021

airbnb santorini

Santorini is known to be picture-perfect villages, luxury villas, day trips, whitewashed houses overlooking the splendid view of the caldera, pretty bell towers standing tall and majestic on the cliffs and, most importantly, its romantic multi-coloured sunsets. While these come at a pretty hefty price at first glance, if you are travelling with a large group of friends, or simply decide to indulge a little, here’s a list of the best Airbnbs in Santorini that are actually worth staying in top locations like Fira, Oia, Thira, Pygros, and Imerovigli.

Note: Check out the actual costs at the end of each recommendation.

1. Michaela Villa (in Thira) (from USD 1249)

1268 USD/night | 5 bedrooms (6 beds) | 10 guests *87 USD for each night after 8 guests

At a hefty price of approximately 1268 USD per night, Michaela Villa is lavishly decorated with elegant furnishing and wooden ceilings. You’ll have access to stunning views of the volcano and the caldera, throughout almost all sides of the villa. The dining area features a beautiful chandelier, and the living room comes with a fireplace. The living area is equipped with a high definition satellite TV and home theatre for you to experience the luxurious elements of a cinema at the comfort of your home.

There’s also a spa room with indoor heated hot tub, a private infinity pool, a private courtyard beautified with flowers and a shaded lounge area under a pergola and sunbeds which feel especially atmospheric at night when it’s candle lighted. At the back of the house, there’s a BBQ area where you can host your own BBQ party under the twinkling stars without any restrictions.

Actual cost: 144.20 USD/pax if there are 10 guests

Michaela villa akrotiri-Santorini
7 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Cycladic house 6 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the infinity pool and all the out door spaces were absolutely beautiful with spectacular views of the caldera
the house was spotless well maintained and beautifully decorated felt like a brand new house
the home owner is absolutely wonderful and provided many additional opportunities for us
though this house was unreal the best part of the property is the host
the location of the house is great in our opinion
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2. Luxury Villa (in Pygros) (from USD 2725)

1079 USD/night | 5 bedrooms (7 beds) | 13 guests *34 USD for each night after 6 guests

Located in the quiet and peaceful neighborhood of Pyrgos, this luxury Santorini vacation rental is designed to give you one of the most unforgettable stays of a lifetime. It spreads over 3 levels, and has breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea and the Pyrgos Kallistis medieval castle. Its interior is elegantly decked in warm, earthy colours and embodies modern, sophisticated and minimalist all at once. There’s a nice ambience overall, offering a sense of home.

The infinity pool and spacious verandas come with large lounge areas and sets the perfect backdrop for romantic evenings. You’ll be in a prime position with the vast sea view from the top and bathed in natural light. Not only do you get to enjoy the beautiful deep blue sea, you get an equal share of greenery as well. There’s a lush green garden with olive trees and picturesque vineyards, where you can rejuvenate under shades of the massage kiosk.

The villa is also well equipped with a library, balconies, a living area with a fireplace, a BBQ canopy, home cinema experience, and even a fitness area with Turkish marble hammam and gym! This is really luxury at its best.

Actual cost: 179.80 USD/pax for 8 guests or 101.30 USD/pax for 13 guests

6 bedroom luxury villa in Pyrgos
Pyrgos Kallistis, Egeo, Greece
3 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 8 Beds 14 Guests 6 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
the villa was exactly like the pictures very beautiful and clean
petros was really responsive and helpful before our visit
tassos (the person who helped us on site) was extremely helpful and welcoming as well
it was beautiful in a wonderful location and the hosts could not have been nicer
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3. Dome House Villa (in Megalochori) (from USD 1209)

1268 USD/night | 6 bedrooms (7 beds) | 13 guests

Dome House Villa is situated halfway between Fira and the southern beaches (Vlychada, Perivolos and Perissa). It is both tranquil and convenient, being located near several restaurants, shops and bakeries. The Dome House Villa is privileged to have both lush and deep sea views. It is in a prime location with unobstructed views of the volcanoes and islands beyond.

The Dome House Villa’s interior is designed using a small colour palette, while its exterior is simply beautiful beyond words. It interestingly creates most of its own electricity using solar power. Its furniture are mostly custom made, based on an excellent mash up of ancient Greek and modern designs. It has a perfect balance of blue and green, with the house surrounded by vineyards against a backdrop of the deep blue Aegean. At night, you’ll be able to stargaze and watch the glistening lights of Fira, Oia and Akrotiki from the cliff’s edge. If you’re lucky, you can catch the meteor showers that occur in July/August.

There’s a 3000 sq meter (32000 sq feet) garden full of Mediterranean herbs, bushes, and a pond with water lilies buzzed by dragonflies. Stone walls form the patio, which is a perfect seat for Santorini’s famed sunsets. You can also book the local lady from the village to cook traditional Greek meals using the garden’s herbs.

Actual cost: 97.50 USD/pax for 13 guests

The Dome House - on the Caldera
Megalochori, Egeo, Greece
16 reviews  Wifi Available
Cycladic house 6 Beds 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the patio and swimming pool provided a much required relaxing ambiance in the evening
however the main attraction is certainly the back garden and pool overlooking the santorini caldera
stunning home and wonderful hosts
the hosts were communicative very welcoming and helpful
nathalie and avtar are very helpful upfront and want to make sure their guests fell at home
a perfect place to spend a relaxing and memorable special time with close friends
overall this has to be one of the most beautiful homes and best locations in the island
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4. Luxury Villa with Breathtaking Views (in Oia) (from USD 908)

920 USD/night | 2 bedrooms (3 beds) | 4 guests

This modern luxury villa is beautifully designed, with the majestic white walls of the house set against an endless expanse of marine blue, and black volcanic colours. The bedrooms are decked in soft, neutral colours. It’s equipped with a state-of-the-art kitchen and an indoor fireplace that intensifies the romantic ambience.

There’s a breathtaking view of the whole island from your terrace, where you can breathe in the fresh Mediterranean air, feel the warmth of the sun on your skin and cold marbles on your bare feet. You’ll be able to watch tourists and donkeys trot along the narrow streets of Oia. During sunset, you’ll be privileged to enjoy the famed Santorini sunset, unobstructed from your private balcony, while you watch tourists crowd outside your door to catch the sunset.

There will be daily cleaning service included, and the hosts will help you book and arrange almost anything.

Actual cost: 230 USD/pax for 4 guests

Luxury Villa with Breathtaking View
27 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is very spacious and filled with excellent cookery & tools for an experienced chef
hosts were responsive to our texts and worked quickly to fix the wifi
clean well maintained and modern
the property is immaculately clean
the home beautiful and cleaned regularly and thoroughly ever day
daily maid service was a treat and our host was most hospitable and helpful
the hosts are great very responsive and helpful
i would highly recommend the host and the property
the hosts were so thoughtful as they helped with reservations and booking activities
thank you louika for hosting us once again
best location in santorini and the best experience
the location is the best in oia to watch the magical sunset which we never tired of
we just finished a wonderful visit to santorini and were so happy to stay at loukia's place
love her place and would definitely stay here again if i go to santorini next
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5. Blackrock Villa Arktokiri Santorini (in Thira) (from USD 1476)

1442 USD/night | 5 bedrooms (8 beds) | 12 guests *92 USD for each night after 10 guests

Located on the South-Western tip of Santorini, this Santorini villa with pool is surrounded by some of the most breathtaking oceanic views in the world and is spread over 3 large floors. It comprises of several living rooms, a dining area, a reception area, providing you several choices of secluded indoor hangouts. You’ll have access to some of the most breathtaking oceanic views in the world, with 4 decked terraces where you can relax, sunbathe and savour the tranquil blue expanse of the Aegean and its astonishing evening sunsets. With an outdoor heated pool and a barbeque area, you can even host a pool party.

A private chef and waiter will be made available upon request, and they can also arrange for the collection and delivery of groceries, onsite massages, and laundry services. VIP services like limousine services, hiring of private yacht, jets, helicopters can also be arranged.

Actual cost: 135.50 USD/pax if there are 12 guests

BLACKROCK VILLA Arkotiri Santorini
6 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Cycladic house 8 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
clean private and relaxing
host communication was excellent
retros was very helpful with arranging activities and rental cars for our group of 9
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6. Sunset Cave House (in Oia) (from USD 481)

690 USD/night | 1 bedroom (1 bed) | 3 guests

If you were combing this list for a cave house, your search ends here. Nestled on a cliff - a prime spot for catching the much-famed sunsets in Oia village - this restored house offers spectacular views of calderas, sunsets, and all things white and blue. And it comes with a plunge pool too. You may have to climb a few steps to get to this vacation rental located 150 meters (492 feet) above sea level, but the service and view makes it all worth the hard work. Porter service is available to haul your luggage and, during season, breakfast is delivered at your doorstep.

We’d say it’s worth the trouble if you wish to see the Santorini postcards come to life!

Actual cost: 230 USD/pax if there are 3 guests

Sunset Cave House by Spitia Santorini
Oia, South Aegean, Greece
265 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Cave 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
incredible sunset views with privacy at the comfort of our own balcony and heated pool with jacuzzi
breakfast is served with an amazing view of the caldera
the place has an amazing sunset view and is very cozy
really enjoyed the two-tiered balcony and private plunge pool
the bed was very comfortable and breakfast on the patio is an incredible touch
and a place so clean and beautifully decorated
the listing was very clean and the bed was very comfortable
the place is very clean and tidy
panos’s place is clean stylish and comfortable
) the cave house is so clean and well appointed
the host has a great sense of style too
pano was a great host and quick in replying to requests
panos is a great host
panos is an amazing host
he was very responsive welcoming and took care of our requests and feedback quickly
the location is also perfect - very close to a mini-market restaurants shops and the bus stop
perfect for sunset and close to great sunset restaurants also
the location was ideal a great base to explore from
loved the location so quiet
it was the perfect location for us to round out our honeymoon
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7. Villa with perfect sunset views (in Pirgos Kallistis) (from USD 387)

This Cycladic house accommodates up to eight guests. It comes with four bedrooms, five beds, and four bathrooms. The view over the island and Santorini is spectacular. Villa Filon in Pyrgos, Santorini, comes with cave style walls, a living area, dining area, and a fully equipped kitchen. The interior is spacious while on the outside, there is access to five terraces where you can enjoy the scenic views and cool breeze. Or perhaps, consider dipping into the hot tub, and enjoy a hydro massage. The car parking area is just 100m (109 yards) away up a short hill. Due to walls and terraces, the place is not recommended for small children. Bakeries, craft shops, and taverns are just a short stroll away from the premises. The area is not crowded and guests enjoy the quiet tranquility.

Actual cost 110.12 USD/pax with eight guests.

Villa Filon ,Santorini, Caldera Sunsets
Pirgos Kallistis, Greece
72 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we made optimal use of the bbq the deck chairs and the outside table
all of the bedrooms has its own bathroom and all are spacious individually designed and so beautiful
my sister and her mother shared that room which gave them lots of space to hangout together
plenty of rooms and comfort for both large and small parties
the house was impeccably clean and beautifully furnished
the villa itself was stunning really well decorated spacious and very clean
her hospitality and accessibility was so helpful
sharron is a wonderful host who provided plenty of info and easily contacted throughout our stay
host was very helpful and guided us throughout our trip in santorini
my seven girlfriends and i absolutely loved sharron as a host and her lovely property
sharron was the perfect host with quick responses and local information
surprisingly close to a fabulous old town
it was also very close to excellent dining establishments
pyrgos is a charming village with many top restaurants and charming shops
love the old part of town the walk streets and restaurants tucked around the mountain
do consider this if someone in your group can’t walk / climb stairs easily
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8. Luxury cave accommodation with plunge pool (in Oia) (from USD 263)

One of the best Airbnbs in Santorini, this luxury cave accommodation, will surely give you an amazing holiday experience on the island. The cave has an open-plan concept with one king bed and two safe beds that can all accommodate up to four guests. Also, you’ll find here a functional kitchen, dining, a sitting area, and an indoor plunge pool. Outside, there is a private verandah with outdoor seating, a plunge pool, alfresco dining, and the majestic view of the island and the volcano.

Hector Luxury Cave
Santorini, Central Greece, Greece
189 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Cave 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the terrace has a beautiful caldera view with a table chairs and umbrella perfect for lounging
the view and facilities are excellent
the plunge pools (both inside and outside) are a treat
has two pools and a comfortable living space
the pool was stunning with views over the caldera and situated above the crowds
we very much appreciated how clean and decorated the apartment is
the cave is sparkling clean and spacious
the place was also very clean
very clean and they also cleaned and reset the suite daily which is impressive for an air bnb
the cave itself was just as advertised very clean and all needs taken care of
host is super nice caring and quick to respond with any questions/concerns
his team of staff are so helpful and friendly as well as speak very good english
truly welcoming and nice hosts
she was great and very informative
giannis and his staff were incredible and very welcoming
great location that is right by the perfect sunset viewing spot
the location is fantastic convenient and close to oia castle for the perfect sunsets
the location of the cave house is really good
the location of the villa in old town is outstanding
best honeymoon location we could have ever dreamed for
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9. Elegant studio with sea views (in Thira) (from USD 94)

Whether you are traveling solo or with loved ones, you should book this elegant studio for an enjoyable stay. Equipped with one queen-sized bed and two single beds, the studio is excellent for four people. Prepare family meals in the lovely kitchen. Chill out on the Balinese rattan on the stone patio with a drink in hand and be accompanied by the spectacular views of the palm trees and the sea.

An Elegant Studio for 2-4 persons!
Thera, Egeo, Greece
93 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the stay here was excellent the house was comfortable and had all the amenities we needed
the apartment is really nice with a nice outdoor seating area with a really nice view
we then enjoyed our meal on the outdoor patio table overlooking the water--definitely a highlight from our stay
beautiful place very comfortable in a quiet town has great views
it is very well equipped/furnished very comfortable and has a stunning view
place was very clean and nice
the apartment was just as described clean and cozy
it was clean bright and well taken care of
the apartment was lovely clean and had everything we needed(even what we hadn't thought of)
it was exactly as pictured-very clean cute and had everything you would need and more
tania and kyriakos were excellent hosts and we would certainly highly recommend the apartment
amazing place kyriakos was an extremely kind and welcoming host
tania and kyriakos are great host friendly helpful and informative
nice place and great host
helpful and attentive at all times
loved the central location but you definitely need a car
the location of the apartment is nice
great place away from the tourists yet a quick drive to oia
check in was breeze and the location is excellent
in terms of location i really liked vourvoulos
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10. Ocean-view villa with hot tub (in Pirgos Kallistis) (from USD 9142)

A luxury two-story villa, this holiday accommodation offers one bedroom that can accommodate up to three people, ideal for a couple or a small family. The villa has a modern-minimalist design, beautiful light fixtures, lovely decors, and ornamental plants. On the ground floor, you’ll find an open-plan concept with a sitting area, dining, and a semi-equipped kitchen. Another great feature of the property is its private outdoor area that features a hot tub, a swimming pool, outdoor seating, and a marvelous view of the ocean and its surrounding landscapes.

Star Infinity Suite with Private heated Jacuzzi
Pyrgos Kallistis, Greece
70 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Room in serviced apartment 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our complimentary breakfast on our balcony every morning was delicious and the perfect way to start our day
the room was amazing and theodoris was so kind and available
- shared infinity pool and a private jacuzzi on our balcony
the homemade breakfast was fantastic
speaking of food breakfast is included with your stay and it is terrific
the best host who i would highly recommend
this place was so fantastic the owner is great
the apartment was breath taking and the host was so helpful
theodoris and dorina were kind and helpful
the house keeping were so friendly and helpful they couldn’t do enough for us
great place on great location on santorini
amazing suite in a central location on the island
wonderful restaurants within walking distance
the town of pyrgos is just a few minutes walk away and is super charming
a beautiful apartment and amazing little town central to everything made our first visit to greece very memorable
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11. Villa Etheras with private heated pool and caldera views (in Thira)

This stunning villa sleeps four guests in two bedrooms, that is each furnished with a very comfortable bed. Do note that guests would be sharing one bathroom. The kitchen is fully equipped and the chef will prepare your breakfast. In fact, arrangements can be made for them to prepare other meals as well. Enjoy your day in the courtyard that comes complete with a private heated infinity pool. Off the courtyard is the living area. There, you will find air-conditioning and satellite TV. Other facilities available for your entertainment include a PS3 console, a DVD player, movies and Internet access. There are room darkening shades, pots and pans, dishes, and all the basic essentials you need. Overall, this is an elegant five star home in Santorini.

Actual cost: 317 USD/pax if there are four guests.

Villa Etheras, Private Heated Pool & Caldera Views
Thira, Greece
Entire villa 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
yani is the perfect host and was super responsive
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12. The Ode Villa (in Thira)

542 USD/night | 3 bedrooms (4 beds) | 8 guests *58USD for each night after 6 guests

One of the cheaper options out of the lot. Not that it’s any less luxurious, the Ode Villa is of an exquisite architectural design and constructed using top materials. Its interior is a combination of white with stone features, giving off a modern Greek ambience.

The Ode Villa is equipped with a pool and beautiful lounging area on the porch where you can watch the beautiful sunset making its transition through multiple colours. The porch is enclosed by cobblestone walls and glass barriers, overlooking the deep blue Aegean.

Actual cost: 82.25 USD/pax for 8 guests

The Ode Villa

13. Panoramic Villa with Sea View (in Pyrgos)

1294 USD/night | 2 bedrooms (2 beds) | 4 guests

Situated at the top of a steep slope in Pyrgos Kallistis, the Panoramic Seaview Villa has a 360 degree view of the Aegean sea and breathtaking sunsets. This villa was restored using only eco-friendly materials. It is now a magnificent sculpture with a private infinity pool, outdoor hot tub and shaded lounge area under a pergola and sunbeds.

It has a mostly white interior with smooth curved edges and simple decorations. The grand entrance is made of glass and Santorinian volcano stones. You’ll be treated like royalty here, with a limo waiting upon your arrival and a brand new rental car for you to get around the island easily. You’ll be welcomed with a bottle of wine, and greeted with Greek breakfast every morning. There’s also daily housekeeping service inclusive in the cost.

Actual cost: 323.50 USD/pax for 4 people

Panoramic Villa with Sea View

14. DR Residence Villa with Private Pool (in Fira)

672 USD/night | 2 bedrooms (2 beds) | 7 guests

This luxurious residential villa is the perfect mash up of minimalist, stylish and luxury at its finest. The villa is housed in traditional Cycladic architecture, and has a touch of black elements, supposedly inspired by the black volcanic nature of Santorini.

Pamper yourself in one of its infinity pools or hot tubs where you have the entire horizon to view at. You can also take pleasure in the majestic Santorinian sunset as you indulge in some chilling cocktails by the pool. Massage services, car and bike rental are also available upon request. There will also be a doctor on call 24/7 and as if that isn’t luxurious enough, helicopter and Learjet services are available to make your stay an unforgettable one.

Actual cost: 96 USD/pax for 7 guests

DR Residence Villa

15. Luxurious villa with private pool (in Imerovigil)

814 USD/night | 2 bedrooms (4 beds) | 4 guests

Located in the picturesque village of Imerovigil, this two-bedroom villa offers a refreshing luxurious retreat on an alternate side of the island, away from crowds and the busy vacation lifestyle. It is built high on a hill on the east side, facing the amazing sunrise and boasting panoramic views of the deep blue of the Aegean. At night, watch the lights from neighboring islands illuminate in the background, like bright glistening stars.

The villa is uniquely designed in matte gold, featuring interesting sliding wooden doors and sinks carved out from stones. Its bathrooms are equipped with luxury vanity amenities, heightening your luxurious stay. Take in the scenic view while relaxing in the private pool at the spacious secluded veranda. Within the villa’s compounds, there is a fine restaurant serving a delicious variety of Mediterranean and nouveau-traditional dishes, all made with fresh Santorinian produce. To make your stay an even more luxurious one, there is also a century-old ‘canvana’ in a cave, where you can enjoy a wide variety of Santorinian wine along with local finger food.

Actual cost: 203.50 USD/pax for 4 guests

Two-Bedroom Villa in Santorini

16. CV EXC Villa with Private Pool (in Akrotiri)

1668 USD/night | 2 bedrooms (2 beds) | 4 guests

This villa is built on the caldera of Akrotiri, a quiet seaside village with many taverns and a beautiful Goula (castle observatory) that deserves a visit. It has a sleek design, featuring the combination of stone and glass walls on its exterior while using wooden finishes on the inside.

You will be welcomed with a complimentary bottle of wine, and fruits and bottled water will be replenished daily. There’s a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious and thoughtfully designed living room. The bed sheets, sub-allergenic pillows and towels are 100% cotton fabrics and made with natural materials, ensuring your stay is as posh and comfortable as possible.

There is a large space facing the caldera, where weddings can be held, making the perfect backdrop for the romantic, unforgettable occasion. There’s also a private infinity pool where you can relax overlooking the stunning view and emerald waters of the Aegean Sea while enjoying a refreshing cocktail.

Actual cost: 417 USD/pax for 4 guests

CV EXC Villa with Private Pool

17. The Zen Villa

748 USD/night | 3 bedrooms (4 beds) | 8 guests

The Cycladic-style villa is fitted with white-washed walls, tiled floors and modern furnishings. It is equipped with a spacious, open plan kitchen and living area with a fireplace. The living room is beautifully decorated with white wallpapers and black furniture. There’s a slight touch of blue, adding a Greek feel to the whole outlook. It comes with bedrooms themed by different colours.

For leisure, there’s a private pool and a sun terrace with panoramic views over the Aegean sea, caldera and volcano. A glass sliding door opens to the balcony with splendid views, where there sits a dining table, allowing you to enjoy a meal while gazing at the beautiful view. The villa is also equipped with a library of books, a tiny play area for kids, and gym equipment for you to sweat it out in the comfort of your home.

The area is known for cycling, you can also rent bikes to cycle around the area and explore its beautiful surroundings.

Actual cost: 93.50 USD/pax for 8 guests

The Zen Villa

18. Canaves Oia Villa

5177 USD/night | 3 bedrooms (3 beds) | 7 guests

Nothing spells posh quite like the Canaves Oia Villa. With a hefty price tag of 5177 USD a night, this luxurious villa comprises of 3 bedrooms, vast living areas, a stylish separate living room, a fully equipped kitchen and an amazing terrace with an infinity pool and hot tub.

Its interior is decked in mainly white, and with modern and marbled flooring. It has white window frames and white furniture, with an added touch of black, giving off a very sophisticated outlook. You get picture perfect views of the deep Aegean sea and the caldera at almost every angle. The spacious shower areas are equipped with glass sliding doors and a bathtub. With grand furnishings to the most minor details, you’re bound to have a really luxurious stay.

Actual cost: 739 USD/pax for 7 guests

Canaves Oia Villa

19. Santorini Paradise Retreat (in Oia)

1727 USD/night | 3 bedrooms (3 beds) | 5 guests

The Santorini Paradise Retreat offers you a luxurious romantic stay on the spectacular caldera in Oia. It is designed with the combination of minimal architecture with provincial beach house elements. It has a spectacular outdoor area with splendid views of the deep blue sea and romantic Santorinian sunsets. You can enjoy the majestic view while relaxing in the huge private pool or hammock on the porch.

To ensure luxury is maximized, the hosts allow 24-hour check in. The Santorini Paradise Retreat is located in a privileged and secluded location, ensuring you total privacy and peaceful surroundings.

Actual cost: 345.40 USD/pax for 5 guests

Santorini Estate
Finikia, Greece
Entire villa 6 Beds 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

20. Royal Villa (in Imerovigli)

1323 USD/night | 2 bedrooms (2 beds) | 7 guests

A large villa perched on top of the caldera, equipped with two independent suites, large bathrooms, private heated plunge pools with million-dollar views, and a beautiful veranda with a lounging area. Nothing spells royalty quite like the Royal Villa. To live up to its name, its interior is decorated grandly, and features palace-like door and windows.

To maximize comfort, breakfast will be provided daily, and there’ll be luxurious basic amenities provided. You’re definitely in for a royal stay.

Actual cost: 189 USD/pax for 7 guests

Royal Villa with two plunge pools
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Room in boutique hotel 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

21. Periscope Villa (in Thira)

1553 USD/night | 5 bedrooms (6 beds) | 10 guests *172 USD for each night after 8 guests

Located in Imerovigil, this Santorini villa rental is designed by a renowned Greek architect and has all the modern comforts and amenities even the most demanding traveler would require. Its interior is luxuriously designed in wooden furnishings and has an extensive library of books to awe at. The TV room comes with a home theatre system and lounger TV for you to comfortably enjoy a movie. Its bedrooms are fitted with a large dressing room, a luxury hydromassage shower enclosure, and comes with a balcony and sea views.

The Periscope Villa has large exterior grounds, with a large courtyard on the front featuring fantastic panoramas of the sea and sunset. There is a pool with sunbeds and a shaded pergola, an outdoor giant chess on the pool area and a basketball court, maximising your entertainment options.

Actual cost: 189.70 USD/pax for 10 guests

Luxury 5 bedroom villa with p. pool and sea views
2 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 6 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Cost vs worth

Despite how pretty the villas are, the hefty sum may throw some off guard at first. But if you do the math and pool more people in to split the cost, it might actually be worth it after all. While these Airbnbs are definitely out of the question for those on a shoe-string budget, for large groups who are looking for a comfortable stay, or couples who don’t mind spending extravagantly for a roof over your head, these are Airbnbs in Santorini to consider.

Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in Santorini

1. Which are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Santorini?

If you’re worried about leaving your fur baby at home during your vacation in Santorini, then why not bring him/her with you? Check this modern villa as your pet-friendly accommodation option.

2. Which are the best Airbnbs with a spa in Santorini?

In case you’re looking for accommodation that has a spa, check out this Mikhaela Villa that features a spa room with indoor heated Jacuzzi.

3. Which Airbnbs in Santorini are good for families?

Though Santorini is known to be one of the top honeymoon destinations in the world, it also boasts many family-friendly accommodations. For examples, you can check these Airbnbs: the BlackRock Villa, the Mikhaela Villa, and the luxury villa.

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