Set in the brilliant turquoise waters of the Aegean sea, with iconic whitewashed Cycladic architecture, a vibrant nightlife, chic boutiques and art galleries, Mykonos is the most cosmopolitan of the Greek Islands and one of the most attractive luxury real estate destinations in the Mediterranean. For the international beau monde dreaming of an outstanding holiday retreat that delivers uncompromising luxury, inspiring natural beauty and of course privacy, Villa Nefeli is the quintessential Mykonos retreat embodying both the contemporary glamour and the brilliant natural glory of the island.
The creation of a renowned Greek architect, Villa Nefeli is a clifftop luxury haven befit the enchanting destination. The stunning panoramic view sets a backdrop electrifying in its beauty for the acre-sized property. Architecturally, the 4,300 sqft villa reflects the sun-soaked magnetism of the local island aesthetic but catapults to a whole new level of luxury with lavish amenities, sophisticated interiors and a marvelous infinity pool that is almost quite literally transcendent.
Suspended above the cerulean blue waters of the star bottomed infinity pool the floating sundeck is the perfect perch from which to bask in the rapturous unobstructed views sprawling endlessly over the mesmerizing waters, gazing and quietly observing the life along the not to distance coastline below.
Along the pool’s edge lies a row of plush lounge chairs, custom creations perfect for relaxing with a glass of iced coffee. As the sun peaks in the hot afternoon sky, the delicious water invites you in. With arms draped nonchalantly along the outer ledge, legs gently swirling in the cool water, you can wistfully observe the stately yachts and unassuming sailboats gliding along in utter serenity.
Each day at Villa Nefali begins as rays of cheerful Mediterranean sunlight dance across the shimmering azure waters and fill the immense villa with energizing light. Enjoy a moment of quiet reflection, savoring the morning’s cup of joe from the balcony outside your room before breakfast is served on the open-air dining terrace. With such a spectacularly-positioned property, every inch of the space was designed with the breathtaking views in mind.
While the pool deck is a transcendent space for an afternoon of quiet relaxation, a villa named after the Greek goddess of hospitality must be ready to host in grand style. The property boasts multiple lavishly furnished terraces all set for an array of memorable fetes. Blaze up the grill with fresh local seafood drizzled with tangy ladolemono sauce in the poolside kitchen and bar or throw an epic after-party under the stars. In a city renowned for a vivacious nightlife that attracts international A-listers and the globes most in-demand DJs, having a fabulous private retreat after a night of revelry about town is priceless.
Handcrafted pieces, exposed beams and whitewashed walls give the luxuriously appointed main living area a distinctive sense of connection to its setting in the storied Greek Isle. The open concept floor plan embraces the magic of the glorious blue horizon that expands endlessly before you and floods the space with energizing sunlight.
Walls that seemingly disappear open the space up to the exhilarating panoramic views across the southern Aegean Sea. Cooking in a well-designed kitchen is a delight and the spacious and fully equipped chef’s kitchen in Villa Nefeli is as stylish as it is practical.
The villa’s lavish bedrooms exude a heavenly aura with a sumptuous minimalist aesthetic accented by touches of natural elements and airy white curtains softly framing the spectacular mix of blues from sea and sky outside the dramatic windows. Each of the 6 of bedrooms feature an en-suite designer bathroom decked out with steam showers and oversize bathtubs.
Villa Nefali enjoys a spectacular clifftop location, an acre of land uniquely situated to provide shelter from the notorious Mykonos winds. With elegant design and ultimate luxury in focus, this extraordinary property boasts 6 bedrooms and a bevy of lux amenities such as a state of the art gym, a helipad for easy transport between yacht and land, and an extravagant roof top Jacuzzi with room for 10. The exclusive setting and outstanding design secure Villa Nefali’s status as a world class luxury home. She is your opportunity to live like a Greek god in a palace in the clouds and enjoy the very best of this fabulous island.
This magnificent property is currently listed via Sotheby’s International Realty Greece at $6,470,619.