Walking Accommodation and Rambling Accommodation in Cyprus
Walking Accommodation and Cottages
Apokryfo tradiional houses
Apokryfo is a unique hideaway nestling in the foothills of Mount Olympus, Cyprus. This cluster of old stone houses has been tatefully renovated and turned into a boutique hotel with 13 rooms, small restaurant, spa with gym,sauna and hammam and outdoor pool.
Perfect location for exploring the wine villages and jus 20mins from the mountain and the beach.
Aunt Maria`s in Lefkara
Perched in the foothills of the Troodos Mountains, the picturesque village of Lefkara, famous for its architecture and handicrafts is a walkers paradise. Narrow winding cobbled streets and designated nature trails in and around the village offer a unique opportunity for relaxing walks with unparalleled views
in the town and the surrounding countryside.
Aunt Maria`s Traditional stone-built villa offers superb holiday apartments with all modern amenities. Near the village square and with open spaces all around the house was restored in 2008 and fitted with quality traditional Cyprus furnishings. It is approved by CTO and listed as a Cyprus agrotourism facility.
Walk in and feel right at home, keep in touch with the world with satellite TV and internet connection. Park your car next to the house and walk everywhere. Be in the heart of Cyprus with easy access to all locations in the island. Enjoy the peace, hospitality and beauty you can only encounter in rural Cyprus.
Cyprus cottage - ideal for walking couples.
This beautifully renovated 2 bedroom stone cottage (sleeps 3) benefits from its own private pool, WiFi & Air Con, is totally detached and has off-road parking. Situated in a sleepy village, only yards away from the extensive Arni nature trail. The cottage is also very close to the Paphos Forest (Special Protection Area) some 626 sq Km of virgin forest, streams and mountain scenery. Perfect for hiking and more leisurely walking. Also within a few minutes drive are the large reservoirs of Kannaviou and Evretou with extensive hiking trails. 20 minutes by car from the cottage is the Akamas national park of 79 sq Km , a seaside protected area with turtle beaches and the famous Avakas Gorge. This part of Cyprus is a rural area with hundreds of miles of tracks to wander. In Cyprus there is no law of trespass (unless an area is fenced or damage done). Visitors are free to wander as they please.
This is a rare opportunity to stay in a traditional stone cottage, rather than the usual concrete and steel apartment. The cottage has very thick walls and the roof has been insulated and re-tiled. With one double and one twin bedroom, both with air con, the cottage is ideal for those wishing to enjoy unrestricted walking and rambling by day and a taste of Cypriot village Taverna life by night.
Leading from both the living room and the kitchen is a spacious veranda with views of rolling countryside, overlooking the pool, furnished with a comfy seating area as well as a table and chairs to enable you to dine al fresco. From the veranda, you can often see Bonelli`s Eagles soaring over the hills and if you sit quietly in the evening, you may see small bats hunting insects or flying home to roost.
All guests are met by the owners on arrival and introduced to Zorba`s cottage. Starter supplies of tea, coffee, milk, bread, cereal and many other basic items are provided. The owners live 3km away, service the cottage themselves and are on hand to help when needed.
The cottage is strictly non-smoking and not suitable for the mobility impaired, nor for children under 12 years of age. Car hire is essential.
Cyprus Country Holidays
Cyprus Country Holidays offers value for money self catering accommodation in the eastern fringes of the Troodos Mountains. Numerous local trails are available with more challenging walks within a short drive. Alternatively you can walk on the wild side and make your own track - you can hike freely in the Cyprus countryside unless an area is fenced.
The apartment is renovated to a high standard and offers all the modern conveniences you would expect - particularly important if you have had a strenuous day out and about. Relax and cool down in the swimming pool,have an al fresco barbecue or just star gaze while enjoying the evening breeze, the choice is yours.
You can see more information at our web site or get in touch and we will be happy to answer your questions.
Tavros Hotel Apartments
The Tavros Hotel Apts. is a small family run hotel offering a homely atmosphere. It is situated in the Akamas peninsular at the westernmost point of Cyprus.
It is an area of outstanding natural beauty and holds special interest for walkers, cyclists and bird watchers. The visitor seeking peace and tranquility in which to unwind need to look no further than this magical place.
Without doubt, the best time to walk in the Akamas is April to June and September to November. The sun during this periods lacks the energy sapping the intensity of summer and walking is a real pleasure.
Within the Akamas there exists 5 well known nature trails including the Adonis and Aphrodite. The Avakas Gorge known as the "diamond" of the area offers a more challenging experience.
Overall, a small hotel, located in an area of outstanding beauty, professionally managed within a very hospitable and friendly environment.
The Hibiscus House
Nestling in the foothills of the Kyrenia mountain range, Hibiscus is a popular choice for those wishing to enjoy easy access to miles of mountain trails. The villa sits proudly above the Northern coast. Explore it by day, then watch its ridges fade to grey from the sanctuary of a terrace armchair at dusk.
Contact InformationWeb Site: The Hibiscus House
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The Roost Relaxation Retreat
Luxury Bed and Breakfast set in the stunning hills above Paphos Cyprus, where walking around farmland is permitted. Local walking books available to borrow.
Close to Akamas peninsular, forests, hills, monasteries, wineries and taverns.
Continental breakfast included, packed lunches in cool bags available. Fridges kettles and hairdryers in every en-suite room.
Stunning private grounds with pool, BBQ, summer house and glorious views. 2 centre holidays available.
Walking groups welcome.