3 Best Hostels in Mykonos – Infinity Pools for your Greek Summer
Enjoy the most wonderful beaches and stay at one of the best hostels in Mykonos! But alright, before we go any further, it’s important for you to know that there is currently only one hostel in this part of Greece. What?! We know, we know.
Aside from our absolutely stunning 5 star hostel, Mykonos offers more studio-type accommodation. To make sure we don’t leave out a range of traveller types, we’ve included two studios in our top three which offer private rooms only.
These still offer cool shared spaces so it’s not impossible to meet other people here.
Money-saving tip: Compare hostel prices with Hostelz.com. They compare prices from Hostelworld, Booking.com and others with 1 click.
Honestly, hostel lovers should consider visiting Santorini, Rhodes and Crete as these destinations have much better hostel options at the moment. We also have another guide on the best party hostels in Mykonos.
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.
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:
Outdoor Infinity Pool
24/7 Security Surveillance
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.
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:
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.
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:
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.
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:
Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
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.
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:
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.
Of course, there are always cheap hostels. But how do you actually find them? When you are traveling on a shoe-string budget and you want to save every dollar, there are ways to find the cheapest places in Mykonos.
Open Hostelz.com with a full list of all hostels in Mykonos
add your dates
Order the listings by price
Simple as that.
Hostelz.com is a price comparison site for hostels. They list every single one in the world and tells you exactly which website is cheaper to use.
Another smart Tip: Check what is actually included, and what is excluded. Take a closer look at the location, too. A further location might mean more costs in transport.
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 and good hostels, secure your room/ bed as soon as you have your travel dates fix.
The coolest Hostel App you need comes as well from Hostelworld. It gives you super cool features like you can contact your hostel mates beforehand and make plans together. Find more details in our review of the app
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?
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Paraga Beach Hostel
Update: Paraga Beach Hostel is currently closed. We are keeping an eye on it and will update accordingly.
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. It is even on our list of “best beach hostels in the world”.
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 luggage room
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.