Best Seaside Resorts in Cyprus
Best Seaside Resorts in Cyprus
Cyprus is the ideal place to have a 5 star holiday. There are many beautiful hotels that offer the best in luxury, all along the coastline of the Republic of Cyprus. The best seaside resorts can be found in Paphos, Limassol and Ayia Napa. All along the coastline of these seaside towns you will find the perfect hotel for a luxury break on the Mediterranean Sea. The small island of Cyprus offers amazing landscapes and beaches and is a haven for millions of tourists. With over 300 days of sunshine every year, Cyprus has a lot to offer the discerning traveller who wants only the best. The following three luxury seaside resorts have been awarded many distinguished awards for their luxurious accommodation and hospitality.
Paphos - Anassa
The Anassa resort lies on the west of Cyprus, in unspoiled surroundings on the Akamas peninsula. Perched on the cliff’s edge with just a few steps to the beach, a short boat ride will take you to the crystal clear waters of the blue lagoon. The amazing Anassa hotel is the ultimate Mediterranean retreat. You will find this amazing resort in the Polis area overlooking Takas Bay. The hotel is only 58 kilometers from Paphos International Airport, just a few kilometers away from Polis town. The Akamas Nature reserve is a short 17 kilometers away. The Grande Dame of European family hotels is back at the head of the pack after a multi-million euro refurbishment. Setting the benchmark for luxurious resorts, Anassa, overlooking the Mediterranean, excels in its level of cuisine, its spa and its facilities for children. This is a very high end luxury 5 star hotel that offers the best in accommodation, meals and outdoor activities. The luxurious rooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs and a minibar. Furnished balconies offer garden and sea views and you will be able to order room service and enjoy your meal in the privacy of your room. Top level suites for up to 6 people are also available with private pool.
When it comes to meals, the Anassa has a lot to offer. Breakfast is always included with the accommodation and there are 8 restaurants and bars to choose from for lunch and dinner. For those who enjoy the outdoors there is an amazing pool area and a water sports centre that offers waterskiing, windsurfing and sailing amongst other activities. Indoors you can enjoy the Thalassa Spa which has been voted 1st as an overseas hotel spa and 15th in the top 100 worldwide. This 18 room spa has a thalassotherapy pressure jet pool that overlooks a courtyard of cycads. The Anassa is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.
Limassol – Four Seasons Hotel
The Four Seasons Hotel is situated on the beach to the east of Limassol town. For the ultimate in luxury you can enjoy the impeccable facilities of this world class hotel that offers the best in hospitality and service. There are 296 rooms on 6 floors with sea views and inland rooms with balconies. All rooms are fitted with interactive guest services and luxury amenities. Tablet controlled lighting, A/C, curtains and do-not-disturb function, Mini bar, electronic safe and tea & coffee facilities with Nespresso machines in all rooms. The Four Seasons has recently expanded and upgraded its accommodation with luxury suites and garden studios. You can choose to stay in these self-catering luxury residences which rise 8 floors above the hotels trendsetting Colors Café. These residences offer an alternative to hotel accommodation and also enjoy premium facilities and personalized services from the luxurious 5 star hotel. The residences are designed for couples and families who enjoy having the space in these designer interiors with city and sea views. The open plan living area with fully equipped kitchen and furnished verandas are truly unique. The residences have a private entrance and reception and also enjoy 24 hours security.
The Hotel also has an amazing spa that offers the Shiseido Qi concept which is unique to Cyprus. The Shiseido Spa offers superb luxury treatment rooms with a circular relaxation area. Unique dining experiences are on offer at the hotel with 5 restaurants offering a wide range of local and exotic dishes in elegant surroundings.
Ayia Napa – Alion Beach Hotel
The Alion Beach Hotel is located in Ayia Napa which is in the Famagusta area of Cyprus. This is a beautiful 5 star hotel that is situated on one of the most outstanding white sand beach on the island. The waters of the Mediterranean Sea are crystal clear and this hotel offers a variety of activities including water sports. From the balconies of the accommodation you will be able to admire the towns harbour and the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean. The hotel has three pools, two surrounded by natural beauty, blossomed gardens and shady trellises and one being a heated indoor pool. The Alion Beach hotel has 100 elegant rooms that offer the optimum in luxury. All the rooms offer all the amenities you would need and you can choose a room with panoramic view, seaside or park view.
The hotel has a high standard when it comes to meals and they offer eight superb local and international restaurants which are serviced by a professional team of chefs. For relaxation the Alion Beach Hotel offers one of a kind wellness packages at the Spa, which also has a well-equipped gym. This is the ideal place to revitalize the body, soul and mind. The Alion Beach Hotel offers both indoor and outdoor sporting facilities, from tennis and squash, to table tennis, the fitness studio, aqua aerobics, yoga classes, and water sports.