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“Amazing - the perfect place to get engaged!”

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Royal Myconian Resort & Thalasso Spa Center
Ranked #5 of 7 Hotels in Elia
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The hotel is situated a short walk away from the lovely beach below (there's a shuttle that goes back and forth, if you prefer). We were transported there from the airport in a private bus which took us up the steep hill the hotel is located on, where it looks out over the sea. The trip took about 20 minutes, giving us time to see some of the island along the way.

The open reception and helpful staff were very welcome after our flight. The hotel is beautifully and uniquely decorated - its modern but comfortable atmosphere was exactly what we wanted. We were taken through the hotel to our room, which was located at the highest point of the hotel, where we had an amazing balcony view and hot tub, which was welcome on the windier, chillier days in May.

The room was clean and minimal in the typical Mykonos style, which I like. The only small issue I had with the entire experience was that the bathroom/toilet area isn't the most private - although, unlike some hotels, at least there were partitions!

Everything else was amazing, though. We enjoyed the pool area and music/atmosphere there, it wasn't too loud, so if you're not into the partying side of Mykonos, don't worry! The restaurants in the hotel were good too - a nice selection of food and accommodating bar staff. We also noticed a famous face whilst on our stay!

However, the best part of the trip was getting engaged! My fiance had arranged with the staff to set up our room with candles and flowers, ready for when we got back from a very nice dinner at the hotel. Thank you so much to all the staff involved, I'll never forget my stay there and the perfect proposal!

I'll definitely be back - I loved the experience and loved the beautiful island of Mykonos. I'd recommend staying a little further into the summer, however, since it was very, very windy whilst we were there, which made it a little chilly from time to time. The staff were very friendly, kind and got to know you throughout the trip, we really appreciated all their efforts.

Room Tip: All rooms face the sea, which is great! Our room was up high and had a balcony & hot tub, which...
  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Stylish. Design conscious. Rooftop bar. Delicious food. Fabulous Service. Friendliness. Total Comfort. Beautiful elevated coastal setting. Fantastic pool -chill music DJ lounge atmosphere. Beach proximity. Convenience yet escape from town. It all rocks!

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

In a nut shell

1- very uncomfortable bed and two twins a gap in middle for a queen bed

2-very far from town 30 mins and not even a market close by - nothing on this side of town but hotel ! NOTHING

3-rooms very dark no light in bath or shower or room. Just one small bedside lamp.
single sink for deluxe room
no closets or drawers to unpack clothes
4-no bathroom by pool have to go two floors up for a bathroom


1-good food
2-good service
3-good view of water
4-shuttles available for town but poor hours 9am then 2pm then 6pm
Only 30 taxis in all of town ! You will wait a long time for taxi

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
2  Thank leilaJDC
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the wonderful Avaton first then moved to the Royal , major mistake , taking into account same ownership , they could not be further apart .

Uncomfortable basic rooms, hard beds , rude staff, not a nice experience , but the bed is not fit for purpose , when we requested to see a manager or talk , he would not communicate , offered no solution and forced full payment for a night of no sleep,

Top tip stay at the Avaton not the Royal

Stayed: July 2017
5  Thank koshouse
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The staff of this hotel are rude, providing no service , breakfast you get no service ,but grey eggs , no coffee

Worst is the bed , old and hard on top of wood the sister hotel Avaton is much better , but the Royal is poor , with a major attitude

The manager was not prepared to communicate, over the issues as below them to speak with frustrated guests .

After a night of no sleep due to the old mattress with springs poking into you, they offered nothing after 30 minutes of arguing ,

Avoid this hotel and go to the Avaton which I stayed 3 nights at in the same stay

The royal is worthy of one star only

Stayed: July 2017
3  Thank hugmee
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Address: Elia 84600, Greece
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Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Mykonos > Elia
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Elia
#5 Luxury Hotel in Elia
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Elia
Price Range: RM716 - RM2,262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Royal Myconian Resort & Thalasso Spa Center 5*
Number of rooms: 128
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