Premier Villas are pleased to offer Alegria, a one bedroom luxury living space on slopes of the highest point of the island, under the Monastery of Profitis Ilia in Pyrgos, Santorini. 1 of 4 exclusive villas, set in the private grounds of an extensive terraced estate. This is a retreat of peace and tranquility, of local plants and trees, of stylish modern living blended with nature, for those who want to escape the crowds and experience Santorini from above.

The Profitis Ilias Monastery is on the highest point of the island, 567 meters, on the top of the mountain of the same name. Visit the gardens of the monastery and the chapel, there is a small gift shop selling local craft products to support the cloistered monks who still live there today and the panoramic views of the island are unparalleled.

Due to the particular construction of the Villa (on a rocky cliff), for safety reasons, the Villa does not have any children facilities and does not accept children.


Alegria is an open-plan Cycladic designer living space, full of bright white and pale wood tones, the furniture and fittings are top class, with all the mod cons for luxury living. There is the kitchen and sitting area and the king size bedroom with an anatomic mattress and pillow menu for the perfect sleep. The double bathroom has walk-in large rain shower and double washbasin, luxury bath products and robes & slippers, everything you need for couple’s-pampering and revitalization.

  • Bedroom with king size bed and quality eco-friendly mattress with toppers and protective covers, pillow menu, walk-in closet, safe box, SAT TV, pool terrace view
  • 1 bathroom with shower, mirror, hairdryer
  • Private sea view balcony
  • Fully equipped kitchen with Nespresso coffee machine, refrigerator, freezer, MW oven and a separate wine cooler
  • Living room with dining area and 36-inch Flat-screen SAT TV


As you drive up the side of the mountain and see the monastery above you and Perissa laid out below, you come to the gates of the private terraced estate. Up the external steps, through the herb garden slopes, there is your private front door, and out the back of the villa facing the sea is the spectacular peaceful private terrace. There is a stone built heated pool-jacuzzi, and outdoor lounge and dining area, with table and chairs for al fresco eating and beanbag loungers for sun bathing and siestas under the sail sunshade. The view is mesmerizing, seas, sky, clouds and if the weather is right the outline of Crete on the horizon.

The organic vegetable and herb garden produce is used by the chef for the feast-like breakfast served to you each morning, you can also pick the herbs for you own culinary use. If you can leave your private enclave, there is a concierge service who can advise of all the best things to see and do on the island.

  • Outdoor plunge heated pool-jacuzzi up to 32°C (9 sqm. – 97 sq. ft)
  • Outdoor lounge and dining areas
  • Sun loungers
  • Private parking
  • Garden
  • Outdoor plunge heated pool-jacuzzi up to 32°C (9 sqm. – 97 sq. ft)
  • Welcome basket with local delicacies
  • Award winning concierge service
  • Daily breakfast
  • Due to the particular construction of the Villa (on a rocky cliff), for safety reasons, the Villa does not have any children facilities and does not accept children.
  • JBL Blue tooth speaker
  • Pillow menu
  • Satellite TV
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Wine cooler
  • Outdoor lounge and dining areas
  • Safe box
  • Espresso machine
  • Private parking
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath toiletries
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Change of towels twice a week
  • Check-in and Check-out service
  • Change of linen twice a week
  • Sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Bath towels/BathrobesSlippers Slippers
  • To closest shop: 2 km (1.2 miles)
  • To airport: 7.5 km (4.6 miles)
  • To new port: 6.8 km (4.2 miles)
  • To town: 7.9 km (4. 9 miles)
  • To Perivolos beach: 7.5 km (4.6 miles)
  • We do require a damage deposit on all bookings, 7 days prior to departure via a secure online page. This damage deposit is held against your card and is released back to your card on your return, subject to no damages. The damage deposit value will differ for weddings / celebrations.

Approximate location shown for guidance only. Contact us for precise details.

Nearest Amenities
TypeNameDistance km
Grocery StorePROTON1.29
Per Night
6th Apr 2020 to 1st May 2020£346
1st May 2020 to 31st May 2020£476
31st May 2020 to 1st Jul 2020£548
1st Jul 2020 to 1st Oct 2020£625
1st Oct 2020 to 20th Oct 2020£476
20th Oct 2020 to 1st Nov 2020£346

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