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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Blue Dolphins is perfectly situated in Firastefani, only a 20 minute walk into Fira but offering much better views and tranquillity. We stayed in the Romantic Suite with private balcony. The room was huge, bed was comfortable and it was very clean. The mini-bar was stocked with beers, wines, champagnes - all included for free which was a lovely surprise!...

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Nagpur, India
Reviewed 13 July 2016

1) The View - We were in a Romantic Suite with a Private Balcony. We got a superb view of the Caldera (Volcano) not just from the balcony but from our bed itself. It was mesmerizing. The Caldera view from the entire hotel is amazing. Though there are many hotels in Firostefani offering such a view, but our hotel was...

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Reviewed 11 July 2016

Blue Dolphins Apartments were absolutely incredible! The staff provided an exceptional service and went above and beyond to ensure my stay was nothing short of amazing. The breakfast service was beautiful and full of variety and fresh produce!

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Thank Tess G
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

A spectacular place to stay in stunning Santorini, so peaceful, relaxing and tranquil. We stayed in the Mykonos room which is spacious, modern and beautifully styled. It also has an a m a z i n g view of the sea and the island. Dennis, Olga and the staff are so kind and friendly. They are so helpful and will...

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Thank Cassandra A
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We had a room on the lower level which had a view of the city. We really enjoyed our stay here. We found it to be quiet and relaxing, and a short walk to the restaurants nearby. Olga and Dennis were especially helpful with tips and arranging a car. We had a cancellation with our incoming flight which caused a...

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Thank Rahul P
Reviewed 29 June 2016

A spectacular view and an excellent location and cherry on top, is the ever accommodating and helpful staff. The view is not only beautiful but also quiet and peaceful, you can spend your whole day and vacation looking at the sea. The rooms, was upgraded to romantic suite, is large, clean and well maintained. Comfortable beds and indoor jacuzzi truly...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The view alone is enough reason to stay here. We had a room with a private hot tub and a veranda overlooking the caldera. The accommodations aren't luxury but they're custom built by the owners themselves. Its a small property so its much quieter and it sits right outside of the busier area. Also, the breakfast was really delicious

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Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I stayed here with my wife and my 3 year old kid. Great place with a good location right opposite the beach. The view from the terrace is mind-blowing. The entire island in-front of you. The staff were so helpful, Especially Olga - had wide knowledge about Santorini and sketching up the plan for us everyday, Dennis, Kitchen staff and...

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Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Well ...... The staff make this place , the location and the view are great plus the fact that there are some stairs but not nearly as many as most other places but the staff make the difference. We really appreciated the guidance, organization and friendliness of all who work here. The breakfast was varied ....omelette, boiled eggs, yoghurt, condiments,...

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Just stayed there 3 nights with my wife and 2 kids & had the best experience . The views are awesome from our rooms and so clean . The staff Olga,Dennis, Marco,Eda where so friendly and very helpful . The breakfast was great and fresh made orange juice, local honey,strawberry and orange jam. Exceeded our expectations .

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blue Dolphins is situated in the village of Firostefani, which is a 10 minute walk from the capital village of Fira (through a beautiful pedestrian path on the caldera). We have the privilege of being at a magical location in terms of view and peace of scenery, but also close to the restaurants, bars and nightlife of Fira, the capital of Santorini. Blue Dolphins is also connected to the picturesque village of Imerovigli which is also just a 10 minute walk through a pedestrian path on the caldera. ... more   less 

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Address: Firostefani, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Firostefani
Price Range: RM301 - RM949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Dolphins Traditional Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Blue Dolphins Traditional Apartments Hotel Firostefani
Blue Dolphins Traditional Apartments Santorini/Firostefani, Greece
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Firostefani
#2 Family Hotel in Firostefani
#2 Best Value Hotel in Firostefani
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“Any rooms facing the caldera”
 of 5 bubbles mama1626, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“gorgeous view from balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 2016Newlywed, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“For sure the big suite with terrasse is the best room.”
 of 5 bubbles trippyBarcelonaSpain, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms have ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles ths1980, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with the Caldera view. I think, a room named "Mykonos" (don't remember the room no.) has the best view and the biggest balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles VyomShah, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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