Pori Cave House – Oia, Greece

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PORI HOUSE is a Beautiful House built into the volcanic rock facing the Caldera & the Volcano.
Did you know that “PORI” means limestone in Greek?
Pori House got its’ name because of the marvellous red limestone surfaces.
Pori House in Santorini is situated in an extremely quiet area of Oia, 7 minutes walk from the shops, restaurants, market place and galleries and 10 minutes from the taxi depot and bus terminal. Pori House consists of 2 separate apartments which are next to each other. The verandas are furnished with patio furniture and an umbrella for marvellous moments of ‘al fresco’ wining & dining. Interiors are traditionally Cycladic and include bedrooms with double bed, living rooms with sofa bed, fully equipped kitchens, private showers, air condition, a CD player & radio.
Oia, pronounced ‘Ia’, is the most famous of all villages of Santorini. It is known throughout the world for its quiet life and fantastic sunset, and is certainly the most beautiful and picturesque village of Santorini.
Table and chairs and umbrella on the view terrace
Air Conditioning, hair dryer, iron and board
Daily maid service
Porter Service

The village is also situated on top of an impressive cliff and offers a spectacular view over the volcano of Palia and Nea Kameni and the island of Thirassia.
Oia is situated on the north of the island, 11 km away from Fira.

It is a traditional village with charming houses in narrow streets, blue domed churches, and sun-bathed verandas. Its streets have plenty of tourist shops, taverns, cafés, and other shops.

Oia has several cultural attractions like the Maritime Museum which houses a small library, items from the maritime life of the area, and the vestiges of a Venetian fortress.

Many artists fell in love with the area and settled there. For that reason, the village of Oia has many art galleries.

Oia also has a small port, Ammoudi, which can be reached by a set of 300 steps leading down. There, small boats can take you opposite, to the island of Thirassia. The beach of Armenis is also located there. Taverns in Oia offer visitors tasty meals of fresh fish

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