With a total of twenty Apartments and Suites, the Homeric Poems offers seclusion and an air of exclusivity. No matter which you choose, each room is beautifully appointed and offers expansive living areas, cozy bedrooms, elegant bathrooms and in the case of the Grand Suites, wonderfully special touches found only at the Homeric Poems. Its boutique rooms, as well as the hotel swimming pool, enjoy spectacular views of the caldera.
The apartments and suites of hotel Homeric Poems are simply yet stylishly decorated with respect to the traditional Cycladic style. The rooms include a fully equipped kitchenette, comfortable seating areas and tiled bathrooms, some with spa baths.
Soft pastel colors adorn the walls and lighter-then-air drapes enclose the Queen sized beds, lending the Homeric Poems' Apartments an almost bohemian atmosphere. Unusual artwork and traditional Santorinian trinkets are found throughout, but the real attraction is the stunning panoramic view from your terrace. Each apartment bears the name of a character from Homer's poetry on the wall outside its entrance and inside has a double bed, a separate living area complete with sofas, a dining table and a small kitchenette. Inside the bathroom, with its intricate tile mosaic, you will find a shower and branded products for your enjoyment.
The lavish pinnacle of living at the Homeric Poems. These three huge suites each have a unique layout and their own name ñ taken from Ithaca, the birthplace of Homer ñ carved in stone at the entrance, Bang & Olufsen entertainment systems, a terrace, private pool and a separate living room, bedroom and bathroom.
Perhaps you'll choose Helios - Greek for 'sun' - where a central Jacuzzi dominates the suite complete with sun motif overlooking it and an atmospheric fibreoptic-lit ceiling, a door leads directly from the bedroom to your private pool and the leather furniture constantly invites you to relax. Gaia's beautiful sunbed, white walls and dramatic black volcanic rock lining the walls is so enchanting, you'll find it difficult to leave. Finally, there is Cosmos, where the pool has its very own cave filled with natural light and an underwater seat, ready for you to share a bottle of wine, or just your thoughts, with your partner. Blue stucco veneziano walls and a starry fibreoptic ceiling surround the Jacuzzi, broken only by windows offering a glorious caldera view.
Traditional Greek specialties, made with local products and prepared by the awarded chef Skarmoutsos, are served on the rooms’ private terraces. Guests of Homeric Poems hotel can enjoy their drink at the bar by the swimming pool overlooking the volcano.
Homeric Poems is located in Firostefani, twenty minutes from both Santorini Airport and Athinios Port. After arriving, head towards Firostefani and look for the St. Gerasimos church. When you get there turn left and follow the path along the cliff side until you see a small boat on the roof of the hotel.