Renowned for its hedonistic party atmosphere, Mykonos is the Greek island of choice for those seeking raucous fun and all-night dancing in idyllic, sun-kissed surroundings. Pumping bars and clubs attract world-renowned DJs who keep revellers entertained until the early hours. When the dust has settled, the island’s beautiful beaches provide the perfect place to relax and unwind after a night of indulgence.
As one of Greece’s most popular islands, Mykonos is predictably well set up for tourists, including in its accommodation options. There are a huge range of places to stay, ranging from budget guesthouses through to lavish 5-star properties. Here are some of the best luxury hotels that the island has to offer.
FROM €208/ NIGHT
Situated within a pebble’s throw of Platis Gialos beach on the southwest coast of the island, this is one of Mykonos’s finest luxury hotels. Amenities include a seafront restaurant and poolside bar, and the hotel also offers speedboat service to two of the island’s most chic beach clubs, Nammos and Scorpios. Stylish and modern guest rooms and suites are impressive too, each equipped with a smart TV, free WiFi, espresso machines and bathrooms containing organic toiletries. Some suites even have their own private swimming pool. The centre of Mykonos is just over 3 miles away.
FROM €164/ NIGHT
A couple of minutes’ walk from Megali Ammos, one of the island’s best beaches, on the west coast of Mykonos, this is another excellently located luxury hotel. There’s an on-site gym and a Turkish Hamman in which to sweat out any excess indulgences, or for something more relaxing you can treat yourself to a spa massage session. There’s also an la carte restaurant that offers a poolside breakfast and a veranda that’s ideal for balmy evening drinks. Tastefully decorated guest rooms come with a flat screen TV, seating area, marble bathroom and French doors with sea views. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and there’s also free on-site parking. Mykonos town centre is within easy reach on foot.
FROM €270/ NIGHT
Also offering easy access to the nearest beach, as well as Mykonos Town Centre, Boheme Hotel boasts a pool and furnished sun terrace with scenic ocean views. Other notable amenities include a poolside snack bar and a restaurant, while guests can enjoy breakfast either in their rooms or on a pretty terrace. Guest rooms have free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, a fridge, a seating area and a private bathroom, and some also feature a sumptuous outdoor hot tub. Car rentals can be arranged at the front desk, and there’s free on-site parking. Mykonos Airport is just over a mile away.
FROM €129/ NIGHT
If you’re looking for something high end but that won’t break the bank, the 4-star Leto Hotel might fit the bill. Located on Mykonos’ west coast, minutes from the beach, it affords superb views overlooking the island’s old port. All guest rooms have their own private bathroom, and most also have a balcony offering scenic views of the port and beyond. Elsewhere in the hotel, there’s an outdoor pool with a poolside bar, 24 hour front desk, a restaurant, and a buffet breakfast served each morning. Free W-iFi access is available throughout the property. Notable landmarks including Little Venice and the famous Windmills of Mykonos are a few minutes’ walk away.
FROM €113/ NIGHT
Another hotel close to the charming old port, this small boutique residence offers a more intimate setting than some of the other properties in this list. On-site amenities include a Spa Centre with a sauna and fitness centre, a restaurant serving traditional Mediterranean cuisine and an American-style breakfast daily. Guest rooms come with private balconies offering views across Mykonos Town and the Aegean Sea. There’s free underground private parking and free Wi-Fi too. Surrounding the hotel are a number of shops, bars and tavernas.