Do you really need five more reasons to visit Mykonos? The answer is probably ‘no’ unless you are looking for an A-list way to experience it—at Kenshō Ornos.
Undoubtedly one of the most famous Greek islands, Mykonos is known for its stunning beaches, cosmopolitan vibe and vibrant dining scene. Vacationers flock from all corners of the globe to soak up the Grecian sunshine and local gastronomy. However, no trip to Mykonos is complete without a visit to Kenshō Ornos – the A-list’s favorite award-winning boutique hotel, set on scenic Ornos Bay with clear turquoise waters and white sands. Just a short drive to town, the resort offers the best of both worlds: accessibility to popular cultural, nightlife and entertainment spots teamed with the serenity and tranquility of the island’s quieter side of Ornos.
Here are our five top reasons to visit the boutique hotel:
1. Resident DJ and Weekly Music Events
Popular for its glamorous nightlife, superstar DJs and beautiful crowds, Mykonos is a true holiday destination. The fun starts at Kenshō Ornos, with a calendar of regular events sure to keep guests entertained. Throughout the season, different musicians and performances take place, ranging from singers to DJ’s, dancers and more.
2. The Star-Lit Swimming Pool
One of the best places to take a dip in Mykonos, the Kenshō Ornos pool was designed to complement the hotel’s surrounding Ornos Bay. With majestic views of the Aegean Sea, lounging by the pool has never been more relaxing. The pool is the perfect Instagram spot, guaranteed to give everyone at home FOMO. At night, the turquoise swimming pool is illuminated with ‘starlights’ that light up the turquoise water for inviting evening swims. Guests can enjoy fresh towels, delicious cocktails and snackable lite bites whilst listening to chilled beats throughout the day.
3. Exquisite Fine Dining
Dining in Greece is an experience like no other. Think long leisurely meals with stunning views of the Aegean Sea and evenings filled with Greek mezze favorites and glasses of local wine. This summer, an exquisite dining experience awaits at Kenshō Ornos Restaurant. Award-winning Executive Chef Ippokratis Anagnostelis has created a menu that takes traditional Cycladic cuisine and transforms it into modern gastronomy.
4. The One-of-a-Kind Cave Spa
This is the Mykonos for grown-ups, the ones who come to Mykonos to experience ultimate luxury and relaxation. This is the only Cave Spa on the island, transporting guests to a magical place to enjoy moments of rejuvenation. The boutique hotel has won numerous awards for its spa, which includes two treatment rooms, a hammam bath, an indoor pool with hydromassage, a tropical rain bed, a hair salon, beauty center and a gym. Visitors can choose between various treatments with packages like The Sleep Therapy and The Lovers Spa Experience. Don’t forget to try the hi-tech sun beds with color, sound and heat therapy!
5. Unique Architecture and Design
Under the bright sun of Mykonos, Kenshō Ornos is a haven of beautiful design and architecture. The color palette uses shades of white, natural wood and stone, respecting the values of Myconian architecture. Combining state-of-the-art technology and traditional design elements to create an impression of serenity and beauty. The hotel features iconic design pieces by well-known figures including Dedon, Mogg, Gessi and Kenneth Cobonpue. Guest rooms and suites are airy, light, individually styled and design with seclusion and privacy in mind.
Find more information on your stay in Mykonos here.
Photos courtesy of Kensho Ornos.