Where to Stay in Mykonos

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This beautiful island in the Cyclades group is known for its stunning beaches, colorful nightlife, and popularity with celebrities from across the globe. Named after the grandson of Apollo, Mykonos is a stunning mixture of white-washed buildings, sandy stretches of unsullied beaches, and crystal clear cerulean waters. It is a vibrant island with a great party atmosphere throughout the winding streets, and full of resorts and romantic, fine dining options, with the allure of island life and fiery sunsets permeating the intoxicating atmosphere. See a full list of hotels in Mykonos if you don’t find your perfect match here.

Mykonos Town (Chora)

The island’s bustling main town is situated on its west coast and on the hill above the town, where its famous row of 16th century windmills stands proudly. Chora is a fun place to stay, whether your goal is to mingle and party or relax and retreat. There is the historic center to explore with two main pedestrianized shopping streets lined with boutiques and unique handicrafts, while fun bars line the waterfront. Little Venice is the place to be to enjoy a cocktail and watch the gorgeous sunsets before enjoying the nightlife. There are museums and an open air cinema, plus hourly water taxis to a number of beaches for a restful day away from it all.

Mykonos Theoxenia

The serene pool area at Mykonos Theoxenia

Overlooking the famous row of windmills in Mykonos and close to ‘Little Venice’, this intimate and historic boutique hotel has guest rooms and suites that have been decorated with a 1960’s theme, blended with high-quality, modern facilities. All rooms have a spacious balcony and some feature a spa bath for a new level of luxe. Relaxation and beauty treatments are available at the hotel’s spa. and there is an excellent fitness center.

Kato Mili, P.Ο.Box 177, Mýkonos City, 84600, Greece

Oniro Suites

A sumptuous room at the Oniro Suites

 Right in the heart of the town are the beautiful family-run Oniro Suites, offering chic luxury accommodation with sea views and a wonderful pool for relaxing moments. The design is dreamy and soothing, while personalized service makes your stay as relaxing as possible. The location is perfect as everywhere is within a five minute walk, and the view of the town from the Oniro’s terrace is great and the perfect place to enjoy breakfast.

 Eparchiaki Odos Mikonou, Mýkonos City, 84600, Greece

Boheme Mykonos

The luxe terrace area at Boheme Mykonos

Just 300 meters from Mykonos Town, Boheme Mykonos enjoys an excellent location as it is just a short walk into town and to ‘Little Venice’ with its elegant old mansions. Listed as one of the ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’, this hotel will not fail to delight you especially as it has amazing panoramic views and stylish comfortable guest accommodation. There is a tempting free-form pool with a snack bar and stunning views of the Aegean stretching out to meet the horizon.

Mykonos Town, Mikonos 846 00, Greece


The pretty fishing village of Ornos lies 3.4 kilometers from Mykonos Town. Ornos overlooks a pretty sheltered bay with a good sandy beach and calm waters, making it ideal for couples and families. There are several good seafood tavernas overlooking the beach, and small bars throughout the city to explore local life. In addition, you can explore Ornos, close to Korfos Beach, which is windier and the perfect place to learn kite surfing or try other water sports. If you are seeking somewhere quieter, there are water taxis to other beaches.

Kivotos Mykonos

A singularly designed room at Kivotos Mykonos

Located on its own private beach in Ornos Bay, Kivotos has two beautiful pools, extensive spa facilities, and an excellent fitness center. Each of its villas and suites has been individually styled and decorated by well-known artists and craftsmen, making it truly unique. Its two stylish restaurants serve Mediterranean and Greek fusion dishes with gorgeous views of the moonlight shimmering on the sea.

Ornos Beach, Ornos, 84600, Greece

Ayios Ioannis

The resort town of Ayios Ioannis has been a favorite ever since some of the Shirley Valentine movie was shot there. Situated on the west coast, it has a small beach, an excellent seafood restaurant, and a reputation for romantic sunsets. It is the ideal spot for couples looking for an intimate retreat as it is quiet, and for those wanting a beach to themselves, the often deserted Kapari Beach is just a ten minute walk.

Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort

A private sea-view balcony at the Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort

Enjoy five star luxury in this stylish hotel that overlooks Delos Island. Discover how this boutique hotel blends Cycladic cube shaped architecture and restful color palettes in its guest rooms, which all boast private balconies or terraces for even more relaxation. The hotel’s health center offers a spectrum of holistic treatments based on Greek techniques. There is a gym and tennis court as well for anyone looking to keep up their fitness regimen on their vacation. The open air restaurant offers superb sea food and Mediterranean cuisine.

 Agios Ioannis 846 00, Greece

Platys Yialos (Platis Gialos)

With a fantastic stretch of serene beach and a more low key nightlife, Platys Yialos is great for families. The beach is said to be the best on the island and is popular as there are good water sports facilities including kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, wake boarding, and fly boarding. In addition, Platys Yialos also offers an excellent selection of restaurants, offering both Greek and international cuisine to visitors.

Petasos Beach Resort & Spa

One of the seaside restaurants at Petasos Beach Resort & Spa

Standing on its own headland between Platys Yialos and  Psarou beaches is this spacious and luxurious hotel, which features a two level swimming pool with its own waterfall and private beach area. The hotel has a large spa offering revitalizing thalassotherapy treatments and beautiful honeymoon treatments. Guest rooms are spacious and some have a spa bath or steam room. The hotel’s two restaurants offer guests stunning panoramic views of the Aegean.

Platy Yialos, Mikonos 846 00, Greece

Ayios Stefanos

Another one of our favorite areas and just three kilometers from Mykonos Town is Ayios Stefanos. This area has a small but stunning beach that is protected from the wind, a handful of traditional tavernas, and a fully relaxing atmosphere. There is a good bus service to Mykonos Town and regular buses and water taxis to the other beaches.

Grace Mykonos

A romantic room at the Grace Mykonos

Perched just above the beach, Grace Mykonos has a spa area and beautiful pool with a bar, and both overlook the azure waters of the Aegean below. The elegant white guest rooms all have balconies with views of Delos Island or the village, and some have private plunge pools. The hotel restaurant has a welcoming Greek ambiance and Mediterranean menu.

Agios Stefanos 846 00, Greece

Tourlos Port & Marina

If you enjoy the hustle and bustle of a port and watching yachts arriving and leaving the marina, you will love staying in Tourlos!  This is known as the ‘new’ harbor as it lies about two kilometres north of Mykonos Town (Chora) and the ‘old’ harbor. It is a fun place to take a wander and soak up the busy atmosphere of a buzzing port city.

Mykonos Riviera Hotel & Spa

The singular spa at the Mykonos Riviera Hotel & Spa

Located close to the port and marina, it is not surprising that this exciting new hotel has a chic nautical theme! This hotel is luxurious, with an unparalleled level of service, a spa, two restaurants, and stunning infinity pool with gorgeous fiber optic lighting. The guest rooms are minimal in design with sumptuous furnishings, an open plan bathroom, ambient lighting, and private terraces with stunning sea views. 

Tourlos Tourlos, Tourlos, 84600, Greece

Elia Beach

Situated on the island’s south coast, Elia Beach has an exclusive feel to it. Consequently, while there are more lovely and quiet beaches nearby, many remain on the grounds of their luxury hotels.

Greco Philia Boutique Hotel

A private pool at the Greco Philia Boutique Hotel

Sitting on the cliffs above Elia Beach, this hotel offers its guests exclusive and luxurious accommodation with the most stunning views of the Aegean. All the stylish suites and villas have unobstructed panoramic vistas and are extremely comfortable- some have a private infinity pool. The hotel’s award-winning chef creates the most amazing menus using local seafood and organically grown vegetables. The spa offers a range of excellent treatments.  Greco Philia Boutique Hotel is a very special and romantic location, perfect for couples looking to refresh and reconnect.

Elia Beach, Mykonos, Mikonos 846 00, Greece

Myconian Avaton Design Hotel

A beautiful room at the Myconian Avaton Hotel

Just a few steps from Elia Beach stands the stunning Myconian Avaton Hotel with its luxurious sea view accommodations and fine dining. There are two beautiful pools and a thalassotherapy wellness center. The restaurant’s chefs create modern versions of classic Myconian dishes. The hotel offers transport into the main town.

Elia Beach, Elia Beach, 84600, Greece

Kalo Livadi

Popular as it has the longest beach on the island, Kalo Livadi, on the south-east of Mykonos, is 11 kilometers from the main town and two kilometers from the village of Ano Mera. It is ideal for a quiet getaway with its shallow and balmy waters and calm atmosphere.

Mykonos Bliss

A panoramic seaside view from the Mykonos Bliss

Introducing the new Mykonos Bliss which are located in Kalo  Livardi.  This stylish adults only hotel provides beautiful sea view accommodation. Some of the guest rooms have an outdoor hot tub or private pool. If you are seeking a really relaxing holiday, this hotel is perfect and there is something very special about getting up early to greet the dawn and in the evening, to enjoy the moonlight on the Aegean.

Kalo Livadi, 846 00, Greece

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