Best Hostels in Mykonos, Greece

Best Hostels in Mykonos, Greece

Enjoy the most wonderful beaches and stay at the best hostels Mykonos has to offer.

Coolest hostels that will give your vacation a one of a kind experience with a balance of party, relaxation and peaceful stay in Mykonos.

Your Shortcut:

  1. Mycocoon Hostel5 star hostel best for Small Groups
  2. Paraga Beach Hostel – Best Hostel for Party Travellers
  3. Artemoula’s Studios – Best Hostel for Solo Travellers

This guide is perfect for YOU, when …

  • tired of bad and crappy hostels
  • want to avoid the “young party kids”
  • happy to spend 1-2€ for a better experience

We got you the best hostels that will definitely suit your taste in superb design hostels, majestic views, great opportunity for party but all with affordable deals.

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What we cover in this article?

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Quick Introduction to Mykonos

Average price for a bed: Hostels in Mykonos cost 20€ – 35€ per night for a bed in a dorm. A private room starts from 45€ up to 60€ per night. This is a rough average just to give you an idea.

Prices always depend on season and holidays. Please always check exact rates on Hostelworld.com or Booking.com.

Check-In and Check Out: The average check-in time is from 15:00 (3pm), while the Check Out time is before 11:00 (11am). Hostels usually offer luggage storage in case you arrive earlier or leave later. Make sure you check if luggage storage is free or if there is an extra cost.

New to Hostels? Read our full hostel starter guide here. We especially recommend to read:

The 3 Best Hostels in Mykonos

Let’s jump right into the boutique hostels in Mykonos.

Quick overview:

  1. Mycocoon Hostel5 star hostel best for Small Groups
  2. Paraga Beach Hostel – Best Hostel for Party Travellers
  3. Artemoula’s Studios – Best Hostel for Solo Travellers

We put all three accommodation on the map, you will find the map at the end of the article.

1. Mycocoon Hostel – 5 Star Hostel

Mycocoon Hostel is the new trend of the hospitality industry in Mykonos.

It’s our 3rd 5 star hostel in Greece alongside the magnificant Caveland Santorini and STAY Rhodes.

The best overall hostel in Mykonos!

A combination of arts with stylish design architecture and of course good quality accommodation with very affordable rates.

Situated right at the heart of Mykonos Town, the hostel can be found ideally at the entrance of the town seaside called “Gialos” where fishermen bring their fish early morning, every day.

Cafés, bars and restaurants are just around the corner – an excellent chance to explore the cosmopolitan Mykonos and the amazing nightlife by foot.

Though located in downtown, the hostel keeps you away from the busy crowds of Mykonos.

And for the rooms?

Enjoy their very artistic and modern rooms that will exemplify your stay in Mykonos. They have private and communal rooms with shared bathrooms which are very suitable for solo and small groups of travelers.

The hostel has no kitchen for guests but they have a convenient store that offers all kinds of snacks and groceries at very low rates.

Amenities you can enjoy at Mycocoon Hostel Mykonos:

  • FREE WiFi
  • Outdoor Infinity Pool
  • 24/7 Security Surveillance
  • Convenient Store

Location: Just a 2-minute walk away from the Old Port of Mykonos and a few minutes from the nearest bus station – making the hostel perfect for discovering and exploring Mykonos and its island.

The hostel features an outdoor bar with a terrace that has a perfect landscape view of the sun and the sea. Relax and just enjoy the day.

You can also have an Instagramable shot of yourself on your favorite bikini at their infinity roof top pool.

The view will just blow your mind and leave you with an awe.

Mykonos airport is only 2 km away from Mycocoon Hostel and 100 m away the Archeological Museum of Mykonos.

It’s the best hostel in Mykonos for:

  • Small Groups
Book Mycocoon Hostel here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com | Hostelworld | Full Review

Rooms with futuristic designs at Mycocoon Hostel Enjoy the majestic view at Mycocoon Hostel

2. Paraga Beach Hostel

If you want to have an amazing Paraga beach experience in a very affordable and budget-friendly way, Paraga Beach Hostel perfectly fits the picture.

Paraga Beach Hostel first started as a camping site in early 90’s and was developed into a beach hostel in 2010 to open up to all ages of travelers.

So if you’re feeling the vibe to camp-out and have a touch of the beach right in front you, this hostel is for you.

You can set your tents up and have your phones charged in their common area.

You can also avail their prefabricated tents with electricity, cement floor, security box and fan which can accommodate 2-5 people.

But if camping out is not your type, they have a variety of rooms you could choose from. From Cubes (Deluxe Room), Bungalow (Standard Shared Room), Trbs (Basic Shared Room) to Dorms.

Name it, they have it.

Hostel Amenities at Paraga Beach:

  • FREE WiFi
  • Free Transfer
  • Free luggage room
  • Pool Bar
  • Mini Market

Paraga Beach Hostel also has its own al carte restaurant where you can eat and dine. They also have a mini market for all your convenient needs so you don’t need to leave the hostel.

And in case you missed to bring your swimming outfits, glasses and planning to buy souvenirs, the hostel’s Boutique has great deals for you.

Location: The hostel is located just above the peninsula of Paraga which gives you the option to walk through the beach and explore the crystal waters of the island.

They have a private floating platform accessible only to hostel guests.

Sand area are filled with more than 200 beds and where you can get perfectly tanned tones during the day or enjoy the crazy night life.

You can also choose from two pool bars at the hostel with great views of the beach and offer cheap and affordable drinks.

A good news for party lovers – this place is the coolest way to have your cold drink, and breathtakingly enjoy the Greek sky.

Another good deal about the hostel is that all guests are entitled of a free transfer service from port and airport. Bother no more and just enjoy the breeze of the sea.

This is one of the best hostels in Mykonos for

  • Group Travellers
  • Party Travellers
Book Paraga Beach Hostel here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Hostelworld

Go hippie and camp-out at Paraga Beach Hostel Paraga Beach Hostel's al carte restaurant Amazing view from Paraga Beach HostelGet a beer, get tan and enjoy the sun at Paraga Beach Hostel

3. Artemoula’s Studios

Artemoula’s Studios is the perfect place to just relax, find yourself, and have a piece of your vacation and escape the usual beach travel.

Rooms feature an elegant pop-art ambiance combined with design furniture but all with affordable deals. All studios are equipped with kitchen and refrigerator where guests can make their own meals.

Balconies gives you a scenic view of the swimming pool, the sea and the surrounding community. The hostel has two outdoor pools you could choose from to have your snacks and drinks while you take a dip.

Great deals at Artemoula’s Studios:

  • FREE WiFi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Kitchen
  • Computers
  • Gym

Artemoulas also offers gym access to hostel guests, internet corner with 5 computers and parking space – ALL for free.

You can also arrange transfers at your own convenient time at the hostel desk. Small traditional boats connects Platis yialos, which is 300 away, with all the south beaches of Mykonos.

Port and airport transfers? They also provide complimentary transportation to and from the port and airport upon guest request from 8 am to 11 pm only.

Location: Situated 300 m from Platis Yialos beach, the hostel gives you just the right amount of a quiet place.

There is a 24 hour public bus service that brings you to Agios Stefanos, Ornos and Elia – one of the most beautiful beaches in Mykonos.

This is one of the best hostels in Mykonos for

  • Solo Travellers
Book Artemoula’s Studios here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com

Artemoula's Studios amazing aerial view Elegant pop-art ambiance in Artemoula's Studios Rooms equipped with kitchens at Artemoula's Studios

Comparing all 3 Top Hostels in Mykonos

Here is an overview of our handpicked top hostels in Mykonos. In this chart we compare the main facilities and things to expect.

It will help you to take a decision.

  Mycocoon Hostel Paraga Beach Hostel Artemoula’s Studios
Recommended for…
  • Small Group Travellers
  • Group Travellers
  • Party Travellers
  • Solo Travellers
Kitchen No No Yes
WiFi Free (Good) Free (Good) Free (Superb Connection)
Breakfast Simple Breakfast (extra) Restaurant Breakfast (extra) Simple Breakfast (extra)
Location 2 km away from Mykonos Airport 4 km away from main town – Chora 300 m away from Platis Yialos Beach
Special Stylish design architecture

Outdoor pool and bar

Tents and Campsites

Boutique Style!

Pop-up design room features
 
Infinity Pool
Activities Yes Yes Yes
Lockers – and safe? Yes Yes Yes
Facilities for disabled guests No Yes No
How to book? Hostelworld Hostelworld Booking.com

This information can vary by season and availability. Please take this into account.

What about cheapest hostels in Mykonos?

Of course, there are always Mykonos hostels cheap accommodation.

We think, it’s not worth it to go with the cheapest hostel out there.

Why?

The difference is usually 1-2€ ($1-2) per night, and a lot of amenities are not included. This can be breakfast or linen.

However, if you are traveling on a shoe-string budget and you wanna save every penny, there are ways to find the cheapest places in Mykonos.

  1. Open Hostelworld with full list of budget places to stay in Mykonos
  2. Order the listing by price

Simple as that.

Make sure you use then the other filters and rank per price. Also keep a close eye on the ratings, especially the “extreme ratings”. Meaning, the best and worst. These ratings can give great insight on what to expect.

Best Hostels in Mykonos for Solo Travellers?

What is the serious, best hostel in Mykonos for solo-travellers?

If you’re travelling solo and trying to find a place to be with  yourself, Artemoula’s Studios gives you the perfect chance to explore, have a time for yourself and eventually find new friends.

Situated at a quiet location, the hostel gives you a very relaxing stay.

You can have your snacks and drinks by the pool or balcony and have a great view of the neighborhood and the sea.

The hostel features an elegant pop decor and very spacious rooms at very affordable deals.

Book Artemoula’s Studios here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com

Take a dip and have a snack at Artemoula's Stuio's pool Artemoula's Studios bar by the pool

Party Hostels in Mykonos

You are in luck! Part of our list are the two best party hostels in Mykonos.

  1. Paraga Beach Hostel
  2. Mycocoon Hostel

Paraga Beach Hostel

The best pool party there is in Mykonos can be found at Paraga Beach Hostel.

Pool and beach areas features 200 sun beds where you can stay and enjoy the sun until the dazzling nightlife comes for you to dance and party.

The hostel has 2 pool bars, one of them newly renovated last 2017, located just above the clear waters of Paraga.

Aside from great view and party, the hostel offers very affordable deals for your beer, cocktails and drinks. That means more drinks for you! You can even order food to go with your drinks at the hostel restaurant.

Bar at the pool with overlooking view of Paraga Beach is truly the greatest deal for party travellers.

Book Paraga Beach Hostel here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Hostelworld

Great way to party by the pool at Paraga Beach Hostel Have a drink with your new hostel buddies at Paraga Beach Hostel pool Pool and bar just above the Paraga waters at Paraga Beach Hostel

Mycocoon Hostel

Another party hostel Mykonos has to offer is Mycocoon Hostel.

Infinity pool plus great bar is what Mycocoon Hostel offers for party travellers.

You can have drinks and party by the pool and socialize with other hostel guests.

Located at the entrance of Mykonos Town Seaside, Mycocoon Hostel gives you easy access to bars and cafe’s if you wish to transfer the fun and party.

Book Mycocoon Hostel here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com | Hostelworld | Full Review

Mycocoon Hostel's futuristic roomsMycocoon Hostel offers an outside bar so you can relax and have a drink

How to book?

We recommend using Booking.com or Hostelworld for your reservations. Hostelworld is super safe and the biggest booking platform for hostels.

Here’s our guide on how to book hostels with Hostelworld.

On both platforms your credit card is 100% protected and the booking 100% confirmed.

We included the handy links to each of the recommended hostel. Just click on the hostel name. The link will lead you to check prices and availability.

Here is the overview:

  1. Mycocoon Hostel: Booking.com | Hostelworld
  2. Paraga Beach Hostel: Hostelworld
  3. Artemoula’s Studios: Booking.com

We recommend booking your hostel as early as possible!

All of Mykonos best hostels are popular; especially in high-season. To make sure you end up in those stylish hostels, secure your room or bed as soon as you have your travel dates fix.

Any Discounts?

Currently, we have no special hostel discounts in Mykonos. I know, it’s a pity. You can subscribe to our newsletter to receive our newest hostel discounts always to your inbox.

You can find all our hostel discounts worldwide here.

You can always get the 35€ discount for Airbnb Mykonos here. Read our guide on how to use Airbnb.

More Mykonos Hostels worth a mention

There are plenty hostels in Mykonos town. Have you decided what hostel or guest house you want to stay while in Mykonos? 

Well, we have provided you a lot of options and the best places to stay in Mykonos but if you are still looking for more, we are giving you more hostels in Mykonos worth a mention.

Paradise Beach Camping

Paradise Beach Camping is a fully organized camping site that will give you a one of a kind experience. You can choose from having a wooden bungalow-type houses for 2 or 3 guests or in cabins during your stay here.

It is a great value for money and you have everything in the one place so no need to go out the paradise.

Perks at Paradise Beach Camping:

  • Beachfront
  • Bar/ Restaurant
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Free Parking

Location: Paradise Beach Camping is only 5 km from the downtown Mykonos, its port and nightlife, and 3 km from the international airport. 13-minute drive from Aeolos Mykonos Hotel.

Book Paradise Beach Camping Here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com | Hostelworld

Paradise Beach Camping

Villa Elina Suites

Breathtaking sea views with Jacuzzi? Villa Elina Suites is a great place to stay if that’s what you are looking for. It has a great view which will make your stay relaxing. It feels like staying in one of the hotels.

The rooms are spotlessly clean and beautifully decorated. The idea and the art of the open room is remarkable. Staff are also admirable and helpful. The location is awesome because it is just few steps to the beach.

Perks at Villa Elina Suites:

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free WiFi
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Free parking
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour security

Location: Villa Elina Suites is 500 m from Agios Stefanos Beach and 750 m from Mykonos New Por. The nearest airport is Mykonos Airport, 5 km from the location. 

Book Villa Elina Suites Here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com

Villa Elina Suites

Villa Vasilis

Villa Vasilis is another hostel worth a mention. Staff are extremely welcoming, helpful and kind. The rooms are very clean and spotless. Perfect location near the airport and it is very convenient.

They are equipped with TV and air conditioning. Guests can also enjoy lovely sea views from the terrace. Also, the stuff are super friendly and nice.

Perks at Villa Vasilis:

  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Non-smoking rooms

Location: 15-minute walk away from the centre of Mykonos. Within 100 m from Villa Vasilis, guests can find a bakery, a grocery store and a supermarket.

Book Villa Vasilis Here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com | Hostelworld

Villa Vasilis

Studio Eleni

Studio Eleni is one of the Mykonos Greece hostels. It is right in the heart of the city. The rooms and bathrooms are both spotlessly clean. The rooms are spacious and the beds are extremely comfortable.

The staff are accommodating and helpful. You can also arrange transportation from the airport with minimal fee.

Perks at Studio Eleni:

  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air Conditioning

Location: Located near the famous windmills are just a 3-minute walk away and so are the lively bars in the cosmopolitan district of Little Venice. Beaches are in just a 10-minute drive. 

Book Studio Eleni Here

Compare prices and read reviews at: Booking.com | Hostelworld

Studio Eleni

All 3 Hostels put on a map + sights

Let us have a look on the map. Below we list all three best Mykonos hostels on a map.

We also included the main tourist attractions you’ve to know in this list:

  • Little Venice
  • Windmills of Kato Mili
  • Super Paradise Beach
  • Platis Gialos Beach
  • Archeological Museum of Mykonos

FAQ

Alright, you should have found your accommodation already. Below we list all the frequently asked questions.

What is the best hostel Mykonos has for solo travellers?

Artemoula’s Studios is the best hostel for solo travellers and Mykonos backpackers.

Is Mykonos safe?

Not all hostels and Mykonos hotels are necessarily safe, especially the one that offers the cheapest price in sketchy areas. So, beware in cheap rooms in Mykonos because it is a one weird globe. It might be an illegal hostel, without proper license to run and safety measures.

So in all fairness, it is best to check out Hostelgeeks.com because we feature safe hostels in Mykonos. You can find backpacker hostel with top ratings! Keep a close eye on the overall ratings on booking platforms!

If you are not secure, you can also send us an email and ask us!

What are the best hostels in Mykonos?

Backpackers, Mykonos is ready for you! You can find the best Mykonos hostels in this article!

What is Mykonos best known for?

Mykonos is one of the best city in Greece. It is known for a lot of things but we have listed the top sights to visit for you..

  • Little Venice
  • Windmills of Kato Mili
  • Super Paradise Beach
  • Platis Gialos Beach
  • Archeological Museum of Mykonos

How much are hostels in Mykonos?

According to Hostelworld.com, a hostel in Mykonos costs $40 per night.

Prices may vary depending on season.

What are the best sites for finding hostels?

Of course, the best site to find hostels is Hostelgeeks.com

We are doing our best to deliver the best hostels to you. Check out the best hostels in the world guides; from Paris to Tokyo.

You can also have a look at Hostelworld Greece.

Flights to Mykonos?

We enjoy Omio.com and Kiwi.com to find cheap flights all over Europe.

This new website has super cool features like a so-called radius search. Just draw a circle over Europe and find the cheapest rates for the area.

Here is our review of Kiwi.

Cheap Flights in Europe

More guides

Alright, this is your answer to where to stay in Mykonos.

We did the leg work for you and bring you more hostel guides to destinations:

You can find all our new and updates articles for Best Hostels in here.

We also created a huge guide to hostels. Here we cover how to build lifetime friendships in hostels, the perfect packing list and more.

Over to you

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Therefore, drop us a comment, we are keen to help you!

Last note: Our commitment

This is a genuine article to help you travel a bit smarter and find the best place on a budget! We ONLY recommend places we know you will enjoy, no matter what.

We will never recommend you any place we haven’t evaluated or are not convinced by. We only share with you places we also recommend to our best friends and family!

Enjoy this fine hostel selection and all 5 Star Hostels.

Best Hostels in Mykonos, Greece

Your Smart Packing List

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The most important things to pack are: Read the full packing list here. Download Hostel Packing List