Luxury Villas in Cyprus
The Eastern Mediterranean Island of Cyprus is one of the most popular holiday destinations for family, friends and couples as well as for weddings, honeymoons and reunions. Cyprus, which is strategically surrounded by the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa, offers good climate, rich history and culture as well as rugged and beautiful landscape, clear turquoise waters and sandy beaches.
On a visit to Cyprus, you may find a wide range of attractions and sights to meet the needs of the fun loving, laid-back, private and budget-friendly holidaymakers or those who are interested in luxury facilities. The island is known for its splendid accommodation and you may find luxury villas in Cyprus that caters for varying group sizes and people with different tastes and desires.
Some Features of Luxury Villas
When looking for luxury villas in Cyprus there are some standards that you may want to consider, including:
â¢Type of location: sea view, mountain, waterfront or exclusive
â¢Nearby activities and tourist attractions: golfing, beach, water sports, horseback riding and shopping
â¢General facilities and amenities: private heated or unheated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, fireplace, air-conditioning and cleaning services
â¢Entertainment: games room, indoor mini gym, home entertainment system with satellite and local TV, flat screen TV, CD, DVD as well as internet and Wi-Fi access
Image above: A villa in Aphrodite Hills, near Paphos, Cyprus. This villa sleeps up to 12 people and costs up to Â£4,200 per week.
Other important features for luxury villas may include cosy bedrooms, modern and fully equipped kitchen, elegant dining rooms, comfortable bathrooms and spacious living rooms. Some lavish villas may also offer outside facilities, including balcony, barbecue area, manicured gardens and tennis courts.
Since many luxury villas in Cyprus may be located in secluded and rural communities and in areas far away from amenities and shopping, car hire may be necessary. Most villas may offer off-street parking for multiple vehicles. Villa rentals are usually for seven days or more and as a renter; you are expected to provide your own food. Some luxury villas may offer a welcome grocery pack to help your group with snacks and drinks until you are able to buy food supplies.
Luxury Villa Rates and Locations
During peak periods from April to October and mid-December to early January, villa rates in Cyprus are usually priced higher. If you are looking for luxury villas that are priced Â£3,000 or more per week, you may find a few exclusive ones in parts of the major cities across Cyprus. One area is the famous city of Paphos, which is home to the kingdom of Aphrodite, goddess of love and one of the worldâs heritage sites. Paphos also has great entertainment, contemporary shopping facilities, beachfront, cultural mosaics and archaeological sites. The village of Aphrodite Hills, which is located in Paphos offers a laid-back environment and spectacular beach views with attractions such as spa treatments, golfing and tennis as well facilities for weddings.
Image above: A villa in Coral Bay, near Paphos, Cyprus. This villa sleeps up to 20 people and costs up to Â£3,900 per week.
Other locations with five star villas include Coral Bay, which is the buzzing resort area of Cyprus with its beaches and a variety of water sporting activities, restaurants, bars and amenities. However, if you want a more secluded and relaxed atmosphere, you may choose the upper village of Pissouri with its panoramic view of the Mediterranean coastline. You may also enjoy the quiet fishing bays, the scenic countryside, vineyards and the Troodos Mountains. Not to be overlooked is the traditional Cypriot dancing and the mouth-watering foods and drink from the restaurants and taverns.
Some of the best luxury villas in Cyprus are often in great demand because of the first-class amenities and service renters experience. If you and your group are looking for a dream vacation with exclusive accommodations, you should consider a luxury villa in Cyprus.