Known as the ultimate party-island within the Greek archipelago, Mykonos attracts world-renowned DJs and beautiful people to its glamorous shores. Cosmopolitan in a way that few other islands have developed to be, luxurious hotel options spoil visitors as you satisfy your appetite for lavishness and glamour. Here are some of our top picks for Mykonos hotels.
No, Absolut Mykonos is not run by the vodka brand, but this all-suite, adult-focused luxury hotel does offer the chance for guests to party thanks to its prime location. Relax in the resorts minimalist and upscale property just 200 meters from the beach. Rooms are prepared with premium linens, slippers, and bathrobes, plus a fully-stocked minibar, flat-screen TVs pre-loaded with movies, and Nespresso coffee machines. The Enso Spa offers high-end and soothing treatments, and guests can eat and drink all within the resort property at the Feed Me restaurant, inspired by local Greek cuisine, and at the WET Bar, conveniently located by the pool.
This villa-style boutique hotel was once a luxury family villa, but Kivotos Mykonos’ 39 rooms now offer visitors a view of Ornos Bay from a swim-up pool bar or from the Aegean from the deck of the hotel’s private yacht. A private beach can be used for a massage from the terrific spa or leave the resort’s French antique and 20th-century design behind as you adventure onto nearby Agios Ioannis Beach or Paradise Beach. A terrace restaurant serves classic Mediterranean food, and a mid-week barbeque takes place weekly on the private beach, where local fisherman share the day’s catch while excellent chefs grill it up for you fresh.
Saint John Hotel Villas & Spa
This five-star beach resort is the stuff of Instagram dreams with an infinity pool overlooking the Aegean, private beach, and a truly lux spa with saunas, hammams, steam rooms, and a heated indoor pool. The Saint John Hotel Villas & Spa gives guests the opportunity to splurge at three on-site fine-dining restaurants and several bars throughout the property. All rooms have either a balcony or private terrace overlooking the sea, plus excellent amenities and a Jacuzzi in the en-suite bathrooms.
Mykonos Princess Hotel
With all 40 rooms showcasing beautiful views of the Aegean, it’s not hard to understand why the Mykonos Princess Hotel is a favorite of travelers. The five-star boutique hotel is situated up in the hills of the island providing a unique panoramic perspective for guests and a spot to relax and unwind on what is one of Greece’s most popular islands. A poolside restaurant offers guests traditional Mediterranean dishes or lighter snack fare.
Kensho Boutique Hotel & Suites
This chic hotel offers some of the best amenities on Mykonos. Each room at the Kensho Boutique Hotel & Suites comes with its own outdoor Jacuzzi, iPad, pillowtop bed, LED TV with satellite programming, and designer toiletries. If you can bring yourself to leave the comfort of your room, the spa offers a full range of treatments, and the hotel’s restaurant gives guests the chance to experience marvelous Mediterranean food either alfresco or in-room. Close to some of Mykonos’ most famous beaches and the city’s center, this hotel is the best of both worlds.
For more information on where to stay in Mykonos, visit the Five Star Alliance website.