Although it may be famous for being one of Europe’s top party destinations, a family friendly Mykonos experience is easy to come by. Children are especially adored in the Greek culture, so if you are planning your family holiday on the island, you will soon notice how your little ones will be treated like A-list celebrities in no time.
Family Friendly Villas
Staying at a Mykonian villa is an ideal way to create memorable holiday experiences with your loved ones. A villa environment is completely dedicated to your family alone. Unlike at a hotel, you will always find your place by the pool. Greek villas are usually family homes so they have been designed with utmost care and attention by their owners. That means you are guaranteed to find all the family friendly facilities and amenities in place. With that taken care of, you can enjoy quality time with your little ones as well as much needed rest and relaxation.
Family Friendly Beaches in Mykonos
Mykonos is known for its A-list beaches like Psarou. Like grown-ups, little guests enjoy being part of the energy, dancing to the music and sitting in the happy relaxed crowds. There is an array of quieter family friendly beaches in Mykonos, like Agia Anna. There, a sandy beach meets emerald waters. Elia beach is also spacious and calm, perfect for family retreats. Meanwhile, Agios Stefanos is known to attract families that love the calm sea and sunset views.
Family Food and Entertainment
Family friendly beaches in Mykonos are also famous for their beachside restaurants that serve excellent food. Try the Bandana Restaurant and Pizzeria, at Kalafatis beach near Agia Anna. It is a combination of an Italian restaurant, Tuscan pizzeria and bar serving dishes prepared with local products. At Ftelia beach, the northernmost beach of Mykonos, the Ftelia Castaway restaurant offers what little guests have called “the best pizza on the island.” At Kalo Livadi Beach, Nice n Easy serves up a great menu of bio Greek dishes and features an excellent kids menu.
In the evening head down to the Ano Mera Square which is a family friendly square lined with traditional tavernas. Kids can happily run around and play with other kids in the square. The Cine Manto Cafe and Restaurant, located downtown in the Chora, is a botanical garden where the whole family can find cool shade during hot summer days. Cine Manto features an open air cinema and a restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Besides it jet-set character and nightlife options, Mykonos has a warm and friendly atmosphere that is perfect for a great family vacation. Come and experience family friendly beaches in Mykonos, restaurants that kids love and villages where they can play in the squares. Family friendly Mykonos awaits you! In case you have been and have places to recommend, leave your tips by commenting below.