Located on the caldera cliff of Fira Town, Cori Rigas was originally and for 250 years a captain's house. The present proprietors are the forth generation of Masters who apart from the sea, have mastered the Arts too. Their love for tradition and the sentimental bonds with the building forced them to restore it into its original glory.
The building has been restored by local masons according to the techniques of their forefathers using local volcanic materials as well as wood and marble, making it a living example of traditional Santorini architecture.
All of the apartments are furnished with unique handcrafted pieces of furniture and decorated with the proprietors' pieces of art, paintings and sculptures. The marble terraces of all the highly aesthetic apartments have the most breathtaking sunset view not forgetting to mention the volcano and the Aegean Sea.
Modern facilities include Air conditioning, Direct dial phone, Mini fridge, Kitchenette, Safety box and Hair-dryer.
At Cori Rigas you will not find mechanical sounds or pollution. You will only find absolute relaxation and all these things that can inspire you in life, such as the blue color of the sea and the sky during daytime, starlight during the night and the magical colors during sunset and sunrise.
The belief at Cori Rigas is to preserve this miracle of the nature by totally respecting the environment. You will therefore not find a swimming pool at Cori Rigas or to the use of any product, which harms the environment.Amenities at Cori Rigas include:
Cori Rigas is perfect spot for all those who are still romantic, who are
looking for absolute privacy and looking forward to meeting a unique
landscape and to hear the music of nature.