Famous for being one of the most popular of the Greek islands, Mykonos is bursting with charm and boasts a vibrant nightlife scene. Lovers of luxury will find a good range of world-class hotels and resorts to choose from, with many of the best options being located right on the edge of the Aegean Sea and offering direct access to stunning sandy beaches.
The Belvedere Hotel
The Belvedere Hotel is located just on the edge of Mykonos Town; close enough for guests to soak up the cosmopolitan vibes yet removed enough to offer plenty of privacy and secluded luxury. Stunning views across the Aegean sea combined with a level of service, comfort and hospitality that is second to none it is clear to see why The Belvedere Hotel has established a reputation for being one of the most luxury hotels on the beautiful Greek island of Mykonos.
Bill & Coo Suites and Lounge
Boasting the perfect combination of pure luxury and privacy, Bill and Coo is set on the top of a sweeping slope overlooking the ocean and conveniently close to Mykonos Town. The light and bright colour scheme is enhanced by the chestnut wood furniture and gives the whole establishment a very fresh and clean look. There are just 30 suites for luxury lovers to choose from and the top options come complete with their own swimming pools. The main infinity pool is also a great place to keep cool, while guests will can enjoy a selection of fresh seafood dishes in the award-winning on site restaurant.
Cavo Tagoo, Mykonos
Situated on a hilltop overlooking the ocean just 500 metres from the town of Hóra, Cavo Tagoo has a strong reputation for being one of the most luxurious and popular hotels on Mykonos. With just 83 rooms, suites and villas to choose from, guests will want to make sure they book early so that they can secure their spot on one of the sumptuous padded sun loungers that graces the edge of the infinity pool. Those who book a villa will be treated to their very own plunge pool or hot tub as well as a whole host of goodies in the room itself, while fresh seafood lovers will be able to dine in style each evening at the on site Kiku Sushi Bar.
Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort
Providing guests with private access to the secluded stretch of sand that comprises Agios Ioánnis beach, Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort has been recently renovated and is a very stylish spot at which to unwind. This is the perfect place to indulge in a little pampering and relaxation and guests are invited to take part in regular yoga and pilates classes in the amphitheatre that overlooks the ocean or work up a sweat on the tennis or squash court. While there are around a dozen different styles of rooms to choose from, luxury seekers will love the huge suites, which come with their own private infinity pools and steam cabins, while private banquets are offered by the personal chef that is supplied with these suites.
Semeli Hotel Mykonos
Popular with couples who are on their honeymoon, this premium hotel provides enough services and facilities so that guests will never need to stray far. One of the main focal points is the huge outdoor swimming pool complex and the infinity edge provides guests with unblocked views of the ocean as they spread out on one of the luxurious sun loungers and sip a cool cocktail or two. There are 64 rooms and suites in total, with most surrounding the pool and providing pretty views from their very large balconies. The hotel also boasts an on site spa for those who want the chance to indulge in some pampering during their stylish retreat.
Kenshō Ornos Boutique Hotel & Suites
This impressive boutique hotel overlooks the pristine sands of Ornos beach and is the perfect retreat for those who appreciate subtle Asian influenced elegance. Guests are treated to views of two pretty coves as they dine in style on one of the large terraces or lounge in their room. Guests can take their pick from sea or mountain views from their spacious private balcony, while the bathrooms offer a real treat with both bathtubs and rainfall showers. People who want the chance to sample the finest classic Greek cuisine are sure to love the dishes that are available at the on site restaurant, while the air-conditioned gym is the perfect place to work up an appetite before indulging.
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos
Those who seek ultimate privacy while surrounded by pure luxury are sure to find that the Santa Maria is the perfect place to stay. Set on the edge of a private beach that graces Ornos Bay, guests can take full advantage of the fact that the staff are available to meet their every need and satisfy any whim. Each of the one hundred rooms is extremely spacious and has been designed to fully capture the enchanting view. Rooms are set on several floors to provide guests with extra privacy and among the most desirable options are the Deluxe Sea View Pool Suite with its private plunge pool and the simply elegant and spacious Presidential Villa.
Myconian Ambassador Relais & Chateaux
Famed as being the island’s first five-star hotel, the Myconian Ambassador is a real trendsetter and has helped to shape the face of the luxury hospitality scene. The hotel can be found just a three-minute stroll from Platis Gialos beach, although guests never have to wander far to relax in the water as each ocean facing room comes complete with its own plunge pool. There are just 70 rooms in total and each features plenty of space and light, while people travel from all over the island for the chance to enjoy a meal in the impressive on site restaurant.