The Island of Cyprus is one that has largely escaped being extensively commercialized, enabling it to retain both the beauty of its exotic landscape and the charm of its traditional culture. Here we feature seven of the finest Cypriot hotels that have activities for you to enjoy, or are so luxuriant you needn’t lift a finger till the day you check out.
The King Jason Hotel is perfect for a traveler seeking an all- inclusive experience. The extensive amenities are sure to cater to every need: 5 swimming pools, a spa, fitness facilities and many more. The hotel is close to the heart of Paphos, a vibrant community, and a coast that showcases idyllic villages that could have been plucked from a postcard. The airport is 15 minutes away yet not affected by the noise of aircrafts. The variety of room types is also ideal for many different travelling parties: studio rooms, deluxe studio rooms and even one-bedroom suites, equipped with modern appliances. With The King Jason Hotel, having it all is effortless.
Sun kissed lawns at Paradisos Hills | Courtesy of Paradisos Hills
At Paradisos Hills, one truly understands the meaning of ‘good things come in smaller packages’. Named fittingly, the hotel is situated in the mountains of Cyprus, treating guests to a captivating panorama that stretches unspoiled to the horizon, and awesome sunsets. This is the perfect introduction to the exotic wonder that Cyprus promises. Ideal for any type of trip or traveler, Paradisos Hills is built on the edge of a forest. The complex is an expert blend of old-world charm and modern luxury and convenience, 14 km from the beach and an ideal hotel for keen mountain bikers or hikers.
A smaller boutique faction of the larger Olympic Lagoon Resort, travelers have the best of both worlds, enjoying an intimate hotel and attentive personalized care with access to the wide amenities of a large resort. Olympic Bay Hotel has become a fast favorite of adult-only parties to whom they exclusively cater. Also a very popular wedding venue, Olympic Bay offers airport transportation, complimentary breakfasts and pool, spa and fitness facilities. So whether it’s your big day, or a luxury stay, Olympic Bay offers an ambient getaway in luxury and privacy.
These hotel apartments are more suited to the independent traveler as this resort offers luxuriously furnished, spacious, self-catered apartments. Situated at the highest point of the village of Pissouri, guests can enjoy the stunning views of the Troodos mountains and coast, the cool, natural mountain breeze, and the clear night skies from this ideal vantage point. The Hill View Hotel Apartments are surrounded by green, fertile land and have a communal pool, sun soaked gardens and terrace. This is a destination that gives you the freedom to tailor your holiday exactly to your needs.
This extremely luxurious resort manages to combine top-of-the-line exclusivity with a homely intimacy. The staff will treat you like one of the family as you’re pampered and enjoy one luxury after another. Guests are just a short walk from white sandy beaches that you’d be hard-pressed to beat throughout Cyprus. On site, guests can also peruse the lush green landscape and are able to experience the ultimate relaxation in a setting of their own choosing. Based in Ayia Napa, you can also leave the complex to enjoy the dynamic nightlife that the area has to offer.
From the moment you enter the Capo Bay Hotel, you are transported to a beach-side haven. The décor is infused with sandy hues and shades of the sea. From the tapestries on the walls to the hand crafted wooden furniture, getting back to nature has never been this glamorous. Flowers perfume the air to the gentle pulse of the tide. All of these things set the scene for incredible memories. Other facilities that guests can enjoy in this coastal paradise include a spa, hot tub, pool, gym and variety of dining options.
The Aliathon Holiday Village is definitely best suited to the active traveler who wants to fill their days with fun activities. For younger travelers there’s a kids club and highly skilled entertainers. Knowledgeable holiday reps are on site to answer and deal with any queries you might have. The hotel has a large lighthouse on the grounds, a gorgeous embellishment to the coastal resort. There are many sports for guests to try like football, aquatics, athletics, golf and cycling. Every day will be an adventure!