Fourni (Fournoi) is a hidden gem that offers visitors an authentic Greek experience. Guests can enjoy carefree holidays on the beach, explore remote villages, and swim in untamed waters around the archipelago.
During the day, they can visit ancient ruins and museums to learn about the local culture. At night, they can dance and dine at traditional taverns.
1. Archipelagos Hotel
The bright white Archipelagos Hotel is a romantic hillside hideaway inspired by the colors and light of Mykonos. It’s a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World group and offers an on-site restaurant, Greek breakfast buffet, and a wellness studio with yoga lessons.
The 113 air-conditioned rooms feature free WiFi and balconies or patios, and bathrooms include tubs or showers. You can enjoy a drink at the pool bar. Room service is available around the clock. Additional amenities include a kids’ swimming pool, outdoor tennis courts, and a garden.
Guests can try Mediterranean cuisine at the on-site restaurant, which also features a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is served daily. There’s also a coffee shop/diner, and a snack bar/deli is available (surcharge). You can take advantage of free parking and limo/town car service, as well as an airport shuttle and cruise ship terminal shuttle.
Archipelagos is set on a hill in southeast Mykonos, within walking distance of Kalo Livadi beach and nearby shops, restaurants, and bars. It’s a scenic location and guests rave about the staff’s personal and attentive service.
Those who want to dine out can head to the local cafes and restaurants, and Mykonos town and Little Venice are about a 20-minute drive away. The popular Cavo Paradise nightclub is a 30-minute drive, and there are plenty of water sports and hiking options in the area. The hotel is also a short drive from Loulos Airport.
2. Bilios Apartments
Whether you’re a tourist or traveling on business, Bilios Apartments is the perfect choice for your stay in Fourni Ikarias. The hotel offers a wide range of facilities and services designed to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Express check-in and check-out, luggage storage, room service, airport transfer are just some of the facilities on offer. Each of the guest rooms is tastefully appointed and provides a variety of amenities to enhance your stay.
A stay at Bilios Apartments places you by the sea, within a 10-minute walk of Fourni Marina and Kampi Beach. It’s also a short stroll from Elidaki and Petrokopi. This beach hotel features complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas, coffee in a common area, and free offsite parking. Additionally, a roundtrip airport shuttle and a ferry terminal shuttle are provided for your convenience.
Bilios Apartments is home to 19 air-conditioned rooms that include kitchens and flat-screen televisions. For added comfort, each room is equipped with refrigerators and hairdryers.
Make use of the kitchen to prepare your own meals, and relax on the balcony with scenic views. You can also enjoy the hotel’s in-house restaurant, which serves a selection of wines, local cheeses, and fresh seafood. There is also a café and bar for drinks. Guests can also have breakfast served in their room for an additional cost.
3. Patras Apartments
A 3-star property, Patras Apartments is a great choice for those looking to spend a little less on their stay. This budget-friendly apartment is located near the city center and offers everything you need for a comfortable stay.
Guests of this property enjoy free WiFi and parking on site. There are also a range of useful amenities available to guests, such as a washing machine, an iron and a flat-screen TV. Each of the apartments at Patras Apartments are well-equipped and include a refrigerator, an oven and a microwave.
The rooms at this property offer views of the mountains. They are all air conditioned and have a sofa, an electric kettle and a kitchenette with a fridge. They are also fitted with a private bathroom and a ceiling fan.
With its central location, Patras Apartments makes it easy to explore the local attractions. A number of popular points of interest are within walking distance, including Patras Port and Pampeloponnisiako Stadium. Those looking to relax can make use of the in-house bar.
For those who enjoy shopping, the area offers a variety of stores and boutiques. There are also a selection of dining options to choose from, such as Aristotle Restaurant and Apollinaris Tavern.
A short drive from the property is Patras Castle and the Historical Museum of Patras. It is also a short car trip from Stairs of Agios Nikolaos and Metamorfosi Sotiros.
This hotel is a popular choice among travelers because of its proximity to the airport and the city centre. It has been highly rated by previous guests and is a great option for those traveling on business or with children. It has a friendly staff and is conveniently situated for those wanting to see the sights of Fourni.
4. Limanaki Studios
Located just above the fishing port of Fourni, this family run pension features an amazing view all over the port and the next island Thymaina. Its rooms are clean, well-equipped and cozy.
This property is a 4-star hotel with air-conditioned accommodations, free Wi-Fi and private parking on site. It is also a short walk from the beach and a few steps away from restaurants and cafeterias. Guests can also enjoy a walk to the famous traditional square “plateia” of Kokkari village.
All units at the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV, a stovetop and a fridge. Each have a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer. Some open to a balcony with sea or quiet street views. A washer/dryer is available as well as free toiletries.