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Small Hotel in OIA Castle / Kapsimalis Architects

The small hotel is located in the northwest part of the traditional village of Oia in Santorini, just below the borders of its old medieval castle, overlooking the sea, the island of Thirasia and the famous sunset of Santorini. The access to the building is via a main stepped path that connects the old Castle with Ammoudi, its old harbor.

© Giorgos Sfakianakis

Architects: Kapsimalis Architects

Location: Oia, Greece

Lead Architects: Kapsimalis Architects

Area: 220.0 m2

Project Year: 2018

Photographs: Giorgos Sfakianakis

© Giorgos Sfakianakis

Text description provided by the architects. The small hotel is located in the northwest part of the traditional village of Oia in Santorini, just below the borders of its old medieval castle, overlooking the sea, the island of Thirasia and the famous sunset of Santorini. The access to the building is via a main stepped path that connects the old Castle with Ammoudi, its old harbor.
© Giorgos Sfakianakis

The building was an old residence built around the late 19th century. On the ground floor there was an old wood-burning oven, a stable, small warehouses and a rainwater tank, while the main rooms of the residence were on the upper floor. In the beginning of the study, the building was in a semi-ruined state with problems in its structural integrity and damages in its shell.

© Giorgos Sfakianakis

After a detailed study of the o...
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