Agios Ioannis Beach

Agios Ioannis Beach


All about the beach of Agios Ioannis in Mykonos

The view to Delos, the close distance to Chora, the allure of serenity and the beauty of Agios Ioannis beach in Mykonos, where Delight Boutique hotel is located, are the reasons why this beach is the best spot to spend your holidays in the island. This is one of the most quiet and tranquil beaches in Mykonos. Let’s have a look to all these reasons which make the beach of Agios Ioannis unique and one of the most favourable in Mykonos.

Why Agios Ioannis beach is known for?

Agios Ioannis is known because it is close to the town (Chora) of Mykonos and has the best view to the island of Delos. Its crystal clear waters make it an ideal spot to spend your holidays and your honeymoon in Mykonos.

Tell us about the name?

The beach was named after the church of Agios Ioannis which, built on the beach, offers a beautiful and traditional touch to the tranquillity of the area. It has also a second name after the movie Shirley Valentine that was filmed on the beach and you can hear some people referring to the beach with the name of this movie.

What I will find in the beach?

Pebbles and sand are the main characteristics of this beach that is divided to two parts. The right side of the beach is where the bus stops and has a parking area for your car whereas in the left part is where you can find sun beds and umbrellas as well as a lot of space for laying your towel and enjoy the bright sun.

Is it a family friendly beach?

Totally, the beach is protected from the wind and the waters are relatively shallow, which means perfect for children.

Give us an insider’s tip!

The beach of Agios Ioannis is the best place for sunset in Mykonos, especially during the months of August and September, as the sun sets exactly in front of the beach. The same view can also be enjoyed from your balcony or the terrace of your suite at the Delight Boutique Hotel.

The part of the beach in front of the hotel is organized and you can continue enjoying the services of Delight Boutique Hotel on the beach. Ask our staff for more information and visit our website for more details at

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