A perfect family beach, only 2 km from Mykonos town, with easy access and a variety of facilities, Ornos beach is located on the southwest corner of the island and has developed almost into a full-size beach community sitting in front of a traditional fishing village. The beach is extended and sandy, with a lot of space, umbrellas and sunbeds available for rent. It's a long, deep and sandy beach with a gentle fall into the sea, so it's very popular spot for families with young children. One half of Ornos beach is devoted to watersports of various kinds and the other half is for swimming in the clear, shallow water. A scuba diving school operates from here.There are daily boat excursions from the harbour and water taxis to other beaches along the south coast.Surrounded by a large choice of accommodation choices, apartments, hotels and villas for rent, at Ornos beach one can also find many bars, cafes, tavernas and restaurants, as well as all kinds of shops, super markets, a pharmacy, etc. There is frequent bus service to and from the beach, as well as a regular boat service to other beaches and to Delos and Rhenia island.