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Villa Valley View with infinity poolValley View luxury holiday villa is an ideal home for 6 guests and comprises of a well-appointed two-storey building surrounded by lush gardens and a large infinity pool with pool loungers and umbrellas. The villa boasts a privileged location on a steep slope with sweeping views of the gorge and sea view. Inside, the villa features a successful combination of traditional elements and comfy, furnishings. Large windows let the surrounding beauty flood the interior spaces.
Maggie's Magical Views Villa With Private Pool!On the hills north of Paphos there is a picturesque community many times called the Beverly Hills of Cyprus. Built on the slope of a hill of Kamares Village is my villa which consists of two levels. I live on the top level and my guests on the level below which comprises of one bedroom, living room, full bathroom and kitchenette and is surrounded by a beautiful garden next to the private swimming pool From here my guests can enjoy the amazing views of the Mediterranean and unforgettable sunsets.
Cocoon Luxury Villa in Coral Bay-3 min to BeachCocoon villa is a celebration of nature and uniqueness with its contemporary design and attention to detail. Featuring an over-sized kitchen, three bedrooms and three bathrooms and unlimited vistas of the Mediterranean Sea. Located in the famous Coral Bay, just 3min drive to the beach and 5 min to the best shopping, restaurants and bars. The crescendo to the story is the completely private outdoor entertainment pool area, complete with the luxury sun-beds and a fully equipped BBQ/Bar.
Between the 2nd century BCE and 4th century AD, Paphos was the thriving capital of Cyprus. But the currents surrounding this Mediterranean island are always changing, and today it’s a confluence of energetic city life, sandy beaches, sea views, and storied ruins. Many travelers come for the world-class turquoise water, yet end up under Aphrodite’s spell (whose mythical birthplace was Old Paphos) and fall in love with the trove of ruins. Roman mosaics and ancient temples are spread throughout the region, many of which appear on UNESCO’s Global Heritage List. All this makes Paphos just as compelling today as it was 8,000 years ago.
Paphos lies on the southwest coast of Cyprus. Paphos International Airport (PFO) is the fastest way to reach the island from Europe. From the airport, it’s 6 miles to the city center; your options for reaching town are bus or shuttle (around 30 minutes) or taxi or rental car (around 20 minutes). Larnaca International Airport (LCA) is Cyprus’ largest and most connected airport, though it’s a 1.5-hour drive to Paphos by car or three hours by shuttle. Most of Paphos’ main attractions can easily be reached on foot or by taxi, bus, or organized tour. If you plan to explore the island more deeply, a rental car may be more suitable.
Summer weather in Paphos is typical of the eastern Mediterranean, which is to say warm, arid, and sometimes muggy. The skies are often clear and the days are dependably perfect for taking a dip in a swimming pool at a Cyprus villa or one of the town’s many beaches. August is summer’s hottest month, with an average temperature of 79 degrees Fahrenheit, and occasional heat waves. May through June provides a more pleasant experience, with less humidity and average highs in the upper 70s. December is known for heavy rain and wind. If you prefer traveling in a winter month then November is the best, as the air is cool and the sea is still warm. By December, some places shut down for the season.
Twenty-five miles north along the coast is Akamas Peninsula National Park, which boasts rare natural wonders. Loggerhead sea turtles nest in coves, and rare orchids and butterflies populate the park’s many hiking trails. It’s worth the effort to seek out the Baths of Aphrodite, a natural grotto and pool. According to Greek mythology, Aphrodite met her lover, Adonis, here.
As one of the most historically significant sites in Cyprus, Kato Paphos Archeological Park is not to be missed. At the center of the park, Roman mosaic floors set the stage of life in Paphos during the Roman era. Here you’ll be surrounded by a complex of vivid ruins that include a medieval fortress, a 5th-century basilica, and a necropolis carved out of rock. An ancient limestone amphitheater hosts seasonal music and theater performances.
More than a dozen beaches in Paphos have been crowned with the coveted environmentally sustainable Blue Flag status, yet Coral Bay is one of the most alluring. A blonde sandy beach leads to calm, shallow water perfect for snorkeling and paragliding. Coral Bay boasts extensive facilities, like sunbeds, changing rooms, and authentic taverns serving local seafood and Cypriot wines.