The 7 Best Hostels in Mykonos, Greece

Little Venice waterfront houses, Mykonos, Greece.
Little Venice waterfront houses, Mykonos, Greece. | © Alpineguide / Alamy Stock Photo
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7 September 2018

Headed to Mykonos but need to stick to a budget? There are a great selection of stylish hostels on Mykonos. Whether you’re looking to hang out by the beach or stay in the town centre, read our guide to the best hostels on Mykonos.

Artemoula’s Studios, Mykonos

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Guestroom at Artemoula’s Studios
Guestroom at Artemoula’s Studios | Courtesy of Artemoula’s Studios/Hostel world

For a sophisticated take on the hostel experience, check into Artemoula’s Studios on Platis Yialos Beach. The hostel offers cool, modern design with traditional Mykonos style. Recently renovated, a huge amount of attention has been paid to the details. Furniture is stylish and upmarket while the environment is carefully curated to create a relaxed, sophisticated atmosphere throughout. The location is ideal, just 300 metres from the beach and also within easy reach of the town.

Villa Elina Suites and More

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Guestroom at Villa Elina Suites and More
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Stylish and elegant, accommodation at Villa Elina Suites and More brings the best of Mykonos’ charm to a relaxing and unique setting. Each room is furnished with eye-catching pieces, which creates a bohemian atmosphere. Rooms also come with private balconies or access to the patio, for a chilled-out spot to watch the sun go down. The location offers beautiful sea views and is within easy reach of both the port and the airport.

MyCocoon Hostel, Mykonos

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Guestroom at MyCocoon Hostel | Courtesy of MyCocoon Hostel/Hostel World

For a twist on the hostel experience, book a stay at MyCocoon Hostel. Located in Mykonos town, it’s easy to travel to the best Mykonos beaches from here. The hostel offers quirky and design-focused accommodation. Large organic forms curve around each other to create cosy sleeping spaces, while a crisp neutral colour palette creates a minimal feel. The design puts a sophisticated twist on bedroom sharing, and is seriously Instagrammable. Staff are friendly and full of fun recommendations for the island.

Nikos Rooms in Mykonos

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Traditional Greek design is abundant at Nikos Rooms in Mykonos, with whitewashed walls and iconic blue shutters. Perhaps the most striking and impressive element of Nikos Rooms in Mykonos is the large, pristine pool that’s available for use 24 hours a day. Rooms are fresh, airy and immaculately clean, and the owners are friendly and helpful. The hostel is within easy walking distance of the main town, where guests can explore some of the best nightlife, restaurants and shopping on the island. There’s also an airport and port transfer between 9 am and midnight every day.

Stelios View, Mykonos

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Guestroom at Stelios View | Courtesy of Stelios View/Hostel World

For an experience of traditional Greek hospitality on Mykonos, head to Stelios View. Situated in the main town, the hostel has great views of the surrounding area and a warm, friendly atmosphere. The hostel is basic but quirky, with a sense of traditional charm. Each room has a balcony or terrace, and most come with views of the small fishing port below. Serene and tranquil, it’s a great retreat from the buzz of the Chora.

Eleanna's in Mykonos

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Guestroom at Eleanna's hostel | Courtesy of Eleanna's Hostel/Hostel World

In the very heart of the main Mykonos town, Eleanna’s Hostel is perfect for those who want affordable, stylish accommodation with easy access to the vibrant centre of the island. Choose from private suites with sea views or communal rooms and shared bathrooms. The hostel is housed within a picturesque Greek building, and the interior design also offers traditional island style.

Paraga Beach Hostel

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Guestroom at Paraga Beach Hostel
Guestroom at Paraga Beach Hostel | Courtesy of Paraga Beach Hostel/Hostel World

Located next to the renowned Paraga Beach, this party-centred hostel caters to social and stylish travellers. Located right on the beach, the hostel provides the ultimate spot from which to launch your afternoon of partying, but also offers space for chill time, courtesy of the on-site pool. Accommodation is simple and no-frills, but given the high-energy surroundings, you’re unlikely to be spending much time there.