Area & Distances: 13 Klm South-East of Mykonos Town.
Beach: Elia: large fine sandy beach with a nice crowd mix of hetero and gay sun worshippers: The organized part has sun beds, umbrellas, waterbeds & various water sports (ski & jet-ski). 3 restaurants and taverns. Far end of the beach has become the most gay beach on Mykonos with nudity the norm especially between the rocks leading to Agrari beach.
Last "stop" of boat transfers, transportation launches from Platis Gialos. One of the most beautiful beaches on the island with white sand, easy access and a good word to describe it would be «Gay friendly».
Hotels: we recommend and book for you the 5 star large hotel resorts : built in 2014 the NEW luxury Avaton hotel, in 2013 the luxury NEW Utopia, + the Royal Myconian and the Myconian Imperial with reputed Thalassa Spa. You may choose also to stay at the NEW 2 boutique hotels: Arte e Mare suites or the bungalow group Greco Philia Suites.

Self-catering & Villas: luxury NEW hotel villas Myconian Collection, also the NEW Elia Apartments, Senses Suites, Niriides homes and NEW villa discoveries villa Nouvelle, Villa Skyhigh, Villa Divina & Villa Majesty, Villa Archimides NEW, Villa Euclid NEW, villa Lysander, Villa Thucydides, Villas Gaia & Galatea and many more overlooking whole Elia Bay. New discovery for 2018: villa Polybius, villa Plotinus.
Activities & things to-do: plenty of water sports on this well organized beach.

Restaurants, taverns & reputed coffee-shops: Elia beach taverna café bar, Kapelagio Cafeteria-restaurant on left side of Elia Beach
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Transport: Last stop of the small boats leaving from central Platis Yialos Beach: there is also a bus service from Mykonos Town (Chora ) 10 km away, passes by Ano Mera village.