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Villa Holiday Packing List

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Whether you're planning a weekend getaway with friends, a fun-filled family holiday or a romantic retreat for two - before heading off to your Mykonos villa, check out our top tips for what to pack. 

1. Roll on Ginger Flight Therapy by Aesop £23

Aesop Ginger Flight Therapy Roll-on

For ultimate relaxation the moment you board your flight to Greece, check out Aesop's Ginger Flight Therapy, a soothing balm to be applied to the wrists and temples in times of stress. With calming scents of lavender, geranium and ginger, if you're a nervous flier this may be your new essential carry-on item. 

Buy your calming flight therapy roll-on


2. H5 Cabin Luggage (35L) by Horizn Studios £260

Horizn Studios H5 Cabin Luggage  in Olive Green

Travelling to a sophisticated destination such as Mykonos requires sleek and sophisticated luggage. Look no further than Horizn studios and their smart luggage collection; we love the H5 cabin bag. Super smart features include high-end Japanese 360° spinner wheels and  a one-click removable smart charger, which is compliant with international flight regulations and can be brought into the cabin of any airline. What's more, they offer a 100 day risk-free trial, so if you are not in love with your smart luggage, you can return it - no questions asked.

Buy your smart suitcase


3. Larq Self cleaning water bottle £99

Larq self-cleaning water bottle

While out enjoying the glorious Mykonos sunshine, it's important to stay hydrated. This digital water purification bottle by Larq uses LED light to self-clean, making it 10,000 times more hygienic than a regular reusable water bottle. Forget about buying single-use plastic bottles in resort, this handy 500ml bottle will help you do your bit for the environment and keep germs at bay, as well as keeping water cold for 24 hours.

Buy your self-cleaning water bottle


4. 5 in 1 Universal Travel Adapter by flight 001 £29

5 in 1 travel adapter

Forget rummaging through the drawer at home in search of the correct adapter for Greece, this universal travel adapter by Flight 001 has been designed with our guests in mind. Cleverly colour-coded, it breaks into five pieces and is conveniently suitable for use in over 150 countries, with two USB ports for easy charging.

Buy your smart adapter


FOR HER

5. Ventura raffia hat by Lack of Color £65

Sun-kissed skin is guaranteed after a Mykonos retreat, but if you feel the need for some time in the shade, why not try this stylish raffia hat by Lack of Color. This straw hat is from the Australian brand's latest collection called Bloom, which somewhat fittingly has been inspired by countryside escapes and lazy days by the pool.

Buy your holiday hat 


6. Khaki brown Swimsuit by Arket £55

Arket swimsuit made from recycled plastic

A chic new swimsuit is likely to be high on your holiday packing list for days at the beach and enjoying your villas pool. Travellers looking to shop sustainably will love this swimsuit by Arket made from ECONYL® yarn derived from nylon waste and recovered fishing nets. Available in four gorgeous colours, our favourite is the khaki brown - paired perfectly with a glowing tan.  

Buy your eco-friendly swimsuit


FOR HIM

7. cubitts sunglasses from £125

Cubitts Sunglasses

Our Mykonos villas are available from May until October, so whichever month you are planning to visit, you are likely to need a decent pair of sunglasses. 

Founded in London in 2013, Cubitts have an excellent range of sunglasses (for him and her!) handmade here in the UK using traditional techniques and attention to detail. We love the tortoiseshell frames!

Buy your Cubitts sunglasses


8. ORLEBAR BROWN graphic print swim shorts £195

ORLEBAR BROWN graphic print swim shorts

Known for plucky prints and stylish swimwear, British brand Orlebear Brown pack a punch by way of their signature swim shorts. The tailored cut of this graphic print will allow you to seamlessly flow from brunch at the villa to the island's best beach club.

Buy your signature swim shorts

Now you're all set with what to pack, head over to our Mykonos destination guide to start planning your luxury escape.