The Wild Hotel and Ftelia Beach Club open in Mykonos
Interni Group is pleased to announce the opening of two new sites in Mykonos for May 2019: The Wild Hotel in Kalafati Beach, and Ftelia Beach Club in the popular Ftelia Bay. The two new properties add to the group’s flagship restaurant, Interni, which is located in the centre of Mykonos town and originally designed by celebrated Italian architect Paola Navone.
Located on a picturesque cliffside over Kalafati Beach, The Wild Hotel will offer a design-led retreat, featuring 40 suites and villas inspired by the colours and lines of traditional Grecian architecture. Set in a natural amphitheatre, the property is home to an infinity pool with views across the Aegean Sea, a private beach for residents and a restaurant – The Taverna – serving classic dishes from the Cycladic Islands. The Wild Hotel is a collaboration of design between Alexandros & Filippos Varveris and Sofia & Matina Karavas, who are both co-owners and architects of the project.
The Wild Hotel offers an unparalleled location on the island of Mykonos; situated on a tip of the island which remains raw and pure, the hotel is situated next to a tiny beach-front village once inhabited by the bravest fishermen of Mykonos, referred to as ‘the wild ones’ by locals. This village is now a tranquil, picturesque port that imbues the area with a rich Cycladic history.
Spring 2019 will also see the launch of Ftelia Beach Club, the sister of The Wild Hotel, located on the opposite side of Mykonos Island in the much-loved Ftelia Bay. Ftelia Beach Club will showcase the designs of up-and-coming Italian architect Fabricio Casiraghi. The club’s aesthetic was inspired by the famous resorts of the 60s and 70s in Southern France and coastal Italy, seamlessly blending Mykonos’ buzzy cosmopolitan vibe with the natural beachfront surroundings. Ftelia Beach Club will offer a Mediterranean menu with an emphasis on local produce.
With these two new properties, The Wild Hotel and Ftelia Beach Club, Interni Group aim to merge the traditions of the island with new cosmopolitan thinking to offer something fresh and different for Mykonos.
Owner and founder of Interni Group Alexandros Varveris says:
“We are excited to announce the opening of The Wild Hotel and Ftelia Beach Club on the island of Mykonos and we are confident that both properties will bring something new and dynamic to the island. We have already established our brand with Interni Restaurant, and are excited to watch Interni grow on the beautiful island of Mykonos.”
Rates at The Wild Hotel start from €360 per night. Beds at Ftelia Beach Club start from €30 per day.