Heading to Mykonos this summer? There’s only one way to enjoy the island properly. Embrace decadent living and make the most of Mykonos’ hedonistic beach clubs and bars. Wherever you go on the island, there’s a spot for you. Read Culture Trip’s guide to the best places to party on Mykonos this summer.
Comprising a beach club and restaurant and also offering visitors a craft-focussed agora to pick up bohemian wares, Scorpios Mykonos is a decadent beach club with a difference. Revellers can enjoy the carefully curated experience throughout the day. Soak up the design interiors and contemporary Mediterranean cuisine before enjoying international DJs and world-class cocktails as the sun sets.
Nammos is a celebrity favourite, with the club pulling in international names such as Kendall Jenner and an array of sports stars. The luxurious surroundings give way to decadent living as the sun sets. Enjoy sumptuous drinks while listening to lively DJ sets throughout the afternoon and into the evening. During the day, relax on the sandy beach with champagne cocktails.
If you’re looking for a unique summer experience, then head to Principote Beach Club. The decadent beach chairs and towels located on the seafront are a perfect way of relaxing into the day. The location within a protected cove also means you won’t get bothered by the famous Meltemi winds that appear during the summer in Mykonos. As the afternoon unfolds, you’ll see that ordering a cocktail is irresistible and that the music will become louder and more compelling as the hours go on. Don’t be surprised if you find yourself dancing hours before sundown.
Head to SantAnna in Mykonos if you’re looking for a luxury getaway that will take care of all of your needs. There’s a saltwater pool as well as a private beach full of heavenly beds to while away the day in. DJs, performances and live acts bring the atmosphere to an indulgent finale, while a variety of restaurants and bars cater to every want and need, from sushi to burgers.
The all-day beach bar and restaurant on Ftelia Mykonos offers the ultimate combination of luxurious living and laid-back vibes. Chill cabanas on the sandy beach make lounging all day irresistible. The restaurant offers traditional Greek cuisine, while the music adds to a lively atmosphere. For the ultimate day out, check out the private boat available for hire.
The breezy and decorative environment at Kalua makes for a relaxed and upbeat place to eat, drink and party. Located on Paraga Beach, Kalua offers a contemporary restaurant where sushi is a favourite on the menu. Entertainment-wise, the venue mixes DJs and live performances.
Cavo Paradiso is one of Mykonos’ most famous clubs and comes complete with a swimming pool at its centre. Located on Paradise Beach, this is a destination for those who want to embrace serious partying. The club brings an international selection of DJs to the space, and competition for entry is fierce. Book a table in advance, and expect to party well into the early hours.