It is an Independent small studio-house of 30 sq.m. in three levels. It is including bedroom with “antique” style double bed, bathroom and wardrobe, (three steps lower), kitchenette with separate entrance from the garden, in the upper level and private terrace with ocean view.
Ideal for 2 persons (couple)
The House of the Singing Birds, (Guest house on the oriental garden), part of the "Winery Villa" complex:
This small house, in former times, was the place that the landlords were keeping the “Floria” singing birds (ancient Santorinian tradition).
This small house is an Independent Studio of 30 sq. m. in three levels. It is including bedroom with “antique” style double bed, sizable bathroom and guardarobe, (three steps lower), kitchenette with separate entrance from the garden, (in the upper level) and private terrace with ocean view.
Ideal for 2 persons. (one couple).
This is a very old (renovated in 2001), traditional building constructed in the local architectural style. It belongs to a larger complex of an old winery (Winery house). It is situated inside a traditional, (oriental style), garden, shared with the "Wineryhouse". Each house has it's own private space and terrace. There are facilities like open-air barbecue and old "dome" oven, shared with the main house "Wineryhouse".
The atmosphere is relaxing and romantic. Ideal for dinners with view to the Aegean under the stars.
This domain is situated in the "FINIKIA traditional settlement" which is a protected neighborhood of Oia. No cars are allowed inside Finikias narrow streets, and the village is peaceful and relaxing. Distance of the house from the bust station on the main road is 150 meters (walking), from the taverns of Finikia 200 meters, and from the center of Oia 500-800 meters. Nearest sandy beach (Baxedes) is 1500 m downhill, therefore it is advised to go there by bus or rented vehicle.
Guests will have access to
Private terrace, garden, barbecue*, domed wood-oven*
* upon request
Interazione con gli ospiti
We will be present during our guests stay helping them to enjoy their stay in Santorini:
We will be glad helping you to organize your stay in Santorini. Thereafter can arrange upon your request:
- Pick-up and transfer from/to harbour or airport.
- Car rental at low price (pick-up and drop-off free of charge anywhere in the island).
- Sailing cruises across the caldera of Santorini (private or semi-private).
- Half day excursion to Thirassia Island.
- Wine tours and wine tasting in the local wineries.
... and much more.
Please do not hesitate to ask for assistance with your travel arrangements and vehicle rentals.
Altre cose da evidenziare
•Welcome: In the house you have booked you will find a complementary welcome package including mineral water, fruit juice, fruits of the season, and local jam or honey.
•Transport from your point of arrival:
We can arrange with a local agent, (upon your request), to be picked up from the airport of harbor by a minivan or taxi. In this case you have to contact us, at least one day before your arrival, stating the place (airport or harbour) and time of your arrival in Santorini. You also have to provide us the flight number or name of ship.
•The Way to the house: Before arrival to Finikia you have to call us for setting an appointment to pick you up from the main road, or the parking (in case of own transport) and escort you to the "House of the Singing Birds".
In case you want to rent a car and drive yourselves, you have to drive direction Fira and then hit the road to Oia (11 Km from Fira). Just 1.5 Km before Oia you meet Finikia.
No matters how you arrive we will come to pick you up from the main road. The house is 200 meters walk from there threw the village, where no vehicles are allowed.
Bus station is 200 meters from the house to the main road
Free parking is available in 200 meters distance from the house
•Information: Upon your check-in we will give you a tourist map of the island and information to help a pleasant holiday.
•Supplies on request: . In case you need to buy local products (like capers, sun dried tomatoes, fava etc) we can supply them upon your request. We can as well supply extra virgin olive oil of our own production.
•Bed sheets and towels are changed every fourth day.
•Cleaning service provided every fourth day.For bookings more than six days we charge EXTRA cleaning fee every fourth day.
•Wi Fi internet is free. You will receive the password on your check in.
•Check-in Time: 14:00 pm / Check-out Time: 11:00 noon
•All houses operate as self-catering.
•Swimming pool is meant to be used only by the guests of the winery villa.
•Cooking in the garden: In case you want to use the barbecue or the dome oven you should have the consent of the house manager and the other guests (if any). You may request this in advance.
•Safety: Santorini, and especially Finikia have almost no crime. However you should not leave exposed your valuables, credit cards or cash. When leaving your house please lock the doors. It is also recommended to shut your windows for avoiding visits from the cats of the village.
•Pets: are welcome unless they are aggressive or annoying for the other guests of the villa. In case you are accompanied by your pet please let us know it when you book.
•Smoking: legal staff is allowed.
• No partying or loud noises
•Keep the place reasonably clean & tidy - no dirty dishes and garbage left over please
•Don't throw toilet paper in the toilets please
I am a freelancer architect, living with my husband Costas and our dog, I like good food, wine tasting, classical music and traveling around the world. In my life and my trips, I prefer knowing interesting people and different cultures than simply been a tourist.