Villa Hurmuses in Mykonos Greece
The Island of Mykonos has long been known as a worldwide travel destination that
attracts not only the international jet set crowd but also has a large number of longtime
residents on the island that appreciate it’s more relaxed pace of life.
According to historical sources and archaeological finds on Mykonos, the ancient city
of the island was established in the 11th century B.C. by the Ionians, one of the four
major Greek tribes of Ancient Greece.
Mykonos (Mikonos) is a Greek island and part of the Cyclades lying between Tinos,
Syros, Paros and Naxos. The island spans an area of 85.5 square kilometres (33.0 sq. mi)
and rises to an elevation of 341 metres (1,119 feet) at its highest point. There are 10,134
inhabitants (2011 census), most of whom live in the largest town, Mykonos, which lies on
the west coast.
Those inhabitants include the owners of Villa Hurmuses who have created a remarkable
home that is currently listed on the market and is conveniently located within easy
walking distance of the charming Mykonos Town and a picturesque beach.
The villa is open to breathtaking, panoramic views of the locations Mykonos has
become famous for – its sunset, its harbor windmills and its beautiful, traditional
whitewashed main village.
Villa Hurmuses is a prime example of fine Myconian whitewashed architecture,
decorated with handmade furniture and elegant Greek details in its design. The
outdoor spaces are awash in colorful bougainvillea flowers and lush plants offering a
secluded getaway feeling to your experience as you holiday on one of the most
famous getaway islands in the world.
The villa offers five-star hospitality and this luxurious property can accommodate up to
10 people in five separate bedroom areas.
Here you can sunbathe by the private pool, indulge your body with a soothing
massage under a pergola, or sip cocktails while gazing at the beauty of the island’s
Tucked in a serene corner near Mykonos Town, Villa Hurmuses offers the details the
discerning traveler seeks including award-winning architecture, design, atmosphere
and service. The care, thought and attention consistently given to the villa is one reason
it has been rated as one of the top 20 Great Villas on the Greek islands by Conde Nast
Here are just a few more highlights of this exceptional property:
- Unobstructed views of the sea and town and the sunset.
- The villa has been totally renovated and is continually brought up to high standards in
all areas of the since the purchase of the property in 2001.
- Produces significant rental income yearly seasonal rental from May to October.
- There are 6 Bedrooms and 5 bathrooms and 1 guest toilet plus 5 bedrooms and 4.5
bathrooms in the Main house plus one bedroom, sitting room and bathroom in the
guest house located at the end of the pool (currently used by the live in staff).
- 40 kV generator added to the property in 2008 and well maintained. Yearly
maintenance is done on the generator and now that the island gets its electricity from
the mainland, the cost of electricity has drop significantly and the use of the generator
is far less often.
- Listed as one of the Top 20 Villas in Greece by Conde Nast Traveler.
- 2015 Winner Top Pool Villa in Europe Awarded by the Luxury Hotel Awards.
- 2019 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.
- The property is 100 percent legal, with no mortgage and conforms to all Greek laws.
Over the past number of years, in referencing the villa rental market range throughout
Europe, Greece is the one country where owners have been able to maintain a healthy
rental rate or even increase their rate due to demand in high season.
Greece continues to have a very strong tourism sector and Mykonos is one of the top
two islands for tourism dollars generating strong yearly revenues for the country.
Mykonos passed Monaco as the highest room rates in Europe from 507 euros per night
in 2015 and this has increased steadily since then. At the peak of last year’s tourist
season in July, the average booking cost for a twin room in Mykonos was 705 euros per
2018 revenue dollars generated by Mykonos was another record year with several new
high end restaurants - Buddha Bar, Scorpios, and LingLing by Hakasan which have all
been remarkably successful since opening.
Legal and Facts
- The villa was built in 1988 with the area of the house being approximately 239
square meters and sits on a plot of 2000 sq. of land.
- Villa Hurmuses is fully registered with the Hellenic Tourism Organisation ΜΗΤΕ 1173 Κ
92000959401 AMA# 00000162593 which proves Greek legality of all buildings, structures,
and it’s compliance to the environment, as well as the permit to rent or sell the
- Villa Hurmuses has a very healthy rental income from the beginning of May through to
the end of September and this has well been established since inception in 2002. Full
details of this can be provided.
- The property will only be free for transfer after the last renter has left and that is usually
end of September of each passing year.
- The Villa has two trusted and very capable full time staff who has agreed to work
under the new ownership. They have been with us and taken care of the villa since
2002 and are responsible for the year round maintenance and services of the villa.
- 90% of the reviews on all villa websites such as TripAdvisor, etc., focus on the staff and
their outstanding ability to take care of the guests and make them feel welcome.
- Greek law allows you to apply for a Greek residency permit as the owner property in
You’ll find Mykonos has a typical Mediterranean climate where the sun shines for up to
300 days a year.
Mykonos Airport is located 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) southeast of the town of Mykonos and it
is served by international flights during summer. The flight from Athens to Mykonos takes
25 minutes. A new airport has been built in 2019 to handle up to 122 flights a day in and
out of Mykonos during the summer months, with a new wing for VIP’s and their private
Mykonos is also accessible by boat and ferries. High speed vessels visit daily from the
surrounding islands and from Athens.
Taxis, buses or boats are available for transportation. There are three main bus depots in
Mykonos. Small boats travel to and from the many beaches.
Please take a moment to find out more about this stunning property through the Villa
For more on details and price, please contact Hanane Dawson: