This extraordinary private villa / vacation home highlights the following features to our lgbt guests:
1 ) A 100% gay owned and managed villa ( as villa Drakothea is ) in the cosmopolitan island of Mykonos.
2) Absolute privacy around the pool and all grounds of the villa makes it a unique place on an otherwise very busy island.
3) Absolutely breathtaking views and unique design combining typical Mykonian architecture with all the comfort and modern luxuries we all learned to expect in our travels.
4) A very friendly gay owner who personally makes sure that his guests are well taken care off.
5) A 24/7 concierge service which through our personal connections and knowledge of the island provides you with access to everything the island has to offer from dinning, to clubbing, to organizing parties and events.
6) Villa Drakothea is a place where you can celebrate everything it needs to be celebrated for in a very open minded and tasteful way.
DRAKOTHEA is a stunningly beautiful property and offers an extraordinary setting for a dream vacation. The distinctive combination of breathtaking views, artistic elements, modern amenities, privacy, luxury and comfort makes this villa an exceptional vacation spot.
Drakothea is carved on a hill in a beautiful, peaceful spot, on the south east side of the island of Mykonos and you are promised breathtaking, panoramic views of the Aegean Sea and numerous other islands (Naxos, Paros, Ikaria, Donusa) as well as the unexploited terrain of Mykonos past.
Due to its majestic location, one has the feeling of floating over the Aegean, with Lia Bay at your feet and the secluded Tigani Beach minutes from your property.
The villa blends uniquely into the rocky topography of its hillside setting and the impressive infinity pool, which hugs the entire length of the main house, plays
your senses into believing you are swimming into the crystal clear blue waters below. The property offers extreme privacy, impeccable grounds and it is
constantly cooled by the Aegean breezes and bathed all day long by the world famous Cycladic sunlight....
DRAKOTHEA is a one of a kind private villa , which combines traditional architecture (Mykonian country style) with the luxury of modern conveniences, elegance and comfort. The complex consists of two buildings, the main and the guest house, and an impressive infinity - edge lap pool with considerable depth and rocks in and around it. The main building has 3 bedrooms (build - in double beds) with en-suite bathrooms, their own fire places and each goes out to its own terrace or balcony, a kitchen and dinning room and a large living room with a stone fire place. All common areas are very spacious and large. The guest house has a bedroom and a bathroom and goes out to a beautiful private terrace.
The secret to Villa Drakothea is in the simplicity and organic nature of it's idea and construction. You are offered many living levels with visual excitement and absolute privacy.The Villa will dare you to decide where your favorite view is to relax and enjoy the Aegean. The villa's exterior is very spacious, with a lot of lounging areas around the pool, 3 outside sitting areas under traditional style pergolas and a stone oven/barbeque. Elegant grounds, in traditional Mykonian style, nestle in secluded walled gardens. Olive trees, bushes, shrubs and cacti among the rocks, form beautiful landscapes. The deck is equipped with elegant, wood furniture. Villa Drakothea is a unique home, both in terms of style and size, offering a high level of privacy within a very elegant and pleasant setting.
Pool and garden maintenance, as well as 3 hour daily maid service keep the property neat and comfortable for the guests.
Villa Drakothea's interior is just as unique as its exterior. From the kitchen, to dinning area, to the living room, to all bedrooms and bathrooms, the style, the design and function is very consistant and harmonious.
The blend of Mykonian old charm using stone and found wood create visual excitement. All major rooms open to a patio, balcony or terrace, where one can dine, sunbathe or lounge undisturbed. There are fire places in all indoor and bedroom areas and as well a very functional central heating, making the house very comfortable even during the winter months.
Load-bearing stone walls whitewashed with rough surfaces, floors out of stone or coloured cement, build-in furniture, corridors carved into rocks, the use of old doors through out the house create a very elegant and cosy atmosphere.
Drakothea is tastefully decorated with antiques and art pieces and special attention paid to every detail. The lighting both in the day, but also at night seems almost magic, unexpected and dramatic and makes the house very cosy and romantic and the perfect stage for entertaining.
The ground floor of the main house contains a very elegant dinning area and an open plan kitchen, fully equipped with dishwasher, oven, microwave, coffee maker, blender etc. Drapes of white see-through fabric hang flowing gracefully to separate the room from the entrance. Through arched passages you move into a spacious, round, stone carved living room with comfortable build in sofas all around and an impressive fire place as a focal point. The TV and Hi-Fi equipment are well hidden behind a thick antique wooden door. A very large bay window provides endless sea views.
A stoa, semi-carved in the natural rock, leads to a guest bedroom, with an en-suite bathroom, a walk-in closet and a private terrace with great views to the pool and the sea.
The first floor contains the large and chic masterbedroom with a unique domed-ceiling bathroom with coloured glasses, that creates a spectacular effect. There is also a private balcony over looking the pool and the garden. Some steps higher another bedroom with large bay window looks at some panoramic views. The staircase connecting the two levels resenbles a natural rock cavity, while hosting a small bathroom and a shower area.
The first floor goes out to a very large veranda which leads to a pergola-shaded dinning terrace, with superb, panoramic sea and garden views.
Many terraces and pergolas around the house provide an open and yet private way to enjoy the amazing views and the spectacular blue of the skies and Aegean Sea.
This is a house with intimate charm, elegance and style, without compromising the needs of a modern, contemporary house.
COOL FEATURES: Absolute privacy and amazing views, 4 Bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and every bedroom with its own private terrace.
24/7 Concierge Service - Luxurious accommodations are essential to great vacations...But in Villa Drakothea you will enjoy so much more than just luxury accommodation. You will enjoy unmatched, personalized and friendly service and guidance for all aspects of your vacation.... weddings, honeymoons, anniversaries and special birthday celebrations in a luxurious, stylish and unique backdrop.
Villa Drakothea is a world - class property where amazing views, comfort ,tranquility and privacy blend naturally with traditional Greek hospitality and contemporary luxury.
There are other services available with extra cost : Laundry service, Errand services, Groceries, Cook services- chef, Waiters, Catering, Long distance calls, Baby sitting, Massages / Therapy/Personal training, Tours of the island and Delos, Rental Car/ Drivers, Yacht chartering, Travel Services / Ticketing and Security/ Personal and in house.
Airport transfers and 3 hours daily maid service is included in the rates. For each weekly booking through MY GAY GETAWAY we will offer an authentic Greek meal for our guests ( lunch or dinner ) cooked from our on site chef!