Brindisi is a stunning 3 bedroom detached villa set within glorious tropical gardens on a hillside location within the prestigious Secret Valley Golf Resort. The villa enjoys breathtaking views down the Mediterranean Sea.
This superbly equipped villa, just 15 minutes from Paphos Airport, provides the perfect base for a family holiday, sightseeing trips around this fascinating and historic island, golf and sporting breaks or simply a week lazing by the private pool
Inside Brindisi you will find bright and airy sitting and dining areas which are open to the spacious and comprehensively equipped kitchen. The bedrooms are furnished with traditional Cypriot handmade wrought iron furniture. If clear blue skies and long hot days in the sun all prove too much, then air-conditioning, ceiling fans and fly screens all help to create a cool haven indoors.
Outside, the specially built Gazebo dining area is ideal for long breakfasts overlooking the gorgeous pool. The alfresco dining area on the veranda allows you to relax, wine and dine whilst enjoying stunning sunsets over the Mediterranean
In the winter, a warm and cosy atmosphere is created by a wood burner in the natural stone fireplace in the living room.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Aphrodite's Rock ( Petra Trou ) 4 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Paphos 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Air conditioning (heating), ceiling fans and fly screens downstairs and in all bedrooms.
Mirrors and consoles in all bedrooms.
Master bedroom has an en suite shower and balcony with sea views.
One of the guest bedrooms also has a balcony.
All bedrooms have ample wardrobe space
There is a wood burning stove in the natural stone fireplace in the living room; a bag of logs and firelighters are provided (for winter months).
|Further details outdoors|
Wide terraces lined with palm and fruit trees around the pool for relaxing and sunbathing.
Corner steps into pool at shallow end for ease of access & a ladder at deep end.
Shower by pool.
Gazebo and veranda for shade and outdoor dining.
'Outback' gas fuelled BBQ.
Lighting around the pool and Gazebo.
Sea views and glorious sunsets.
Complementary welcome pack provided on arrival.
Bed linen, bathroom towels and air conditioning are included in the price.
Cot and high chair available by prior arrangement.
Our local management team are there to help and answer any questions you may have; they are also happy to provide a taxi service if given reasonable notice.
MID-STAY CLEAN for guests staying longer than 10 days including a change of linen.
SMOKING ONLY PERMITTED OUTSIDE.
SOUTH WEST CYPRUS from Paphos to Limassol
The beautiful Mediterranean Island of Cyprus successfully mixes European culture with the ancient mystique of the East and enjoys an almost endless variety of choice for the perfect holiday.
Long sunny days under clear blue skies
Spectacular rugged coastlines and golden sandy beaches
Magnificent forest clad mountain scenery with tranquil picturesque villages and neatly terraced vineyards.
Numerous places of great historical and archaeological interest
Bustling cosmopolitan seaside resorts with great shopping, dining and night life
Plus a fantastic range of activities to keep the whole family happy whatever their age.
Cyprus epitomises the relaxed Mediterranean lifestyle and life is made even more welcoming on the island by the genuine hospitality of the Cypriot people, most of whom speak excellent English and the facts that cars drive on the left and crime is virtually non-existent.
PAPHOS (15 minutes from Brindisi)
This charming town dates back thousands of years and was the ancient capital of Cyprus. The town has numerous historical sites and places of interest including the Tomb of Kings, the Roman Mosaics, the Archaeological Park and the famous Venetian Fort situated in the harbour at Kato Paphos. Paphos has been expanding rapidly and now offers a wonderful array of new shops and restaurants, lively night clubs and bars which along with the recent redevelopment of the promenade at Kato Paphos creates the ideal mix of old world charm and sophistication.
The range of activities in and around Paphos include the Aphrodite Water Park, the Zephyros Adventure Sports Park, the Paphos Bird and Animal Park, bowling, mountain biking, yachting, karting, shopping and not forgetting the gorgeous Coral Bay with its long curving sandy beach.
POLIS and THE AKAMAS PENINSULA (45 minutes from Brindisi)
Located to the north of Paphos, Polis and its surroundings encompass a range of classic Cypriot scenery from coastal bays to quaint little hilltop villages to the fishing village of Latchi with its plush new marina lined with a selection of renowned restaurants specialising in fresh fish.
The Akamas Peninsula nature reserve is an area of great natural beauty with hills, valleys and rocky shores with rich and varied floral and wildlife ideal for walking and exploring. You can also visit the Baths of Aphrodite and enjoy superb views of the Bay of Polis.
South along the breathtaking coastal route to ... LIMASSOL ...via ...
KOUKLIA (5 minutes from Brindisi )
A typical Cypriot hill top village, offering a traditional experience of village life with 3 charming restaurants, serving up excellent local food and hospitality.
SECRET VALLEY and APHRODITE HILLS see below under Secret Valley Resort Area
APHRODITE’S ROCK (PETRA TROU) (5 minutes from Brindisi)
The Rock of Romios provides a spectacular scene against the backdrop of white cliffs on one side and the shimmering blue Mediterranean Sea on the other. Legend has it that this was the birthplace of Aphrodite, a place to soak up some of the mysterious atmosphere.
PISSOURI and PISSOURI BAY (10 minutes from Brindisi )
Sit at one of the kafenio (coffee shops ) or Tavernas in the picturesque village square in Pissouri and you start to feel that you have gone back 50 years in time. Old men chatting, cobbled streets and breathtaking views over the surrounding countryside and down to the Mediterranean Sea. In the summer months the restaurants offer special Greek Evenings with traditional local food, dancing and bouzouki music.
From here a short drive takes you down to Pissouri Beach a long and sandy beach offering water sports including wind surfing and plenty of bars and restaurants around the seafront.
AVDEMOU Beach and restaurants (15 minutes from Brindisi )
Also in this area there is a super beach and restaurant by Avdemou.
LIMASSOL (20 minutes from Brindisi )
Cyprus’ second largest town vibrates with energy and life all year round. The recent regeneration of the seafront, including cycle routes and walkways, have injected new charm and flair to the town which spreads for 10 miles along the coast from the Governors Beach in the East right along to Limassol’s Old Port and harbour.
Highlights include The Municipal Gardens, Sculpture Park, The Ancient Kourion with its spectacular Greco Roman amphi-theatre, Amathus, Kolossi Castle and the Cyprus Wine Museum. Limassol is fast becoming the shopping capital of Cyprus with a great mix of boutiques and shops offering locally made goods and many major European brand names.
There are lots of restaurants and bars in the Tourist Area creating a very lively night life and the latest trend in bars and clubs seems to be ‘feet in the sand’ with a great number of venues opening up right on the beach.
Limassol can also offer a variety of activities not least the Fasouri Watermania Waterpark which recently won a 2007 World Travel Award as one of the top 3 Water Attractions in Europe.
TROODOS MOUNTAINS (30 minutes from Brindisi)
This impressive mountain range stretches along most of the west side of the island and provides a spectacular backdrop to the sandy beaches and rocky coastline that run along the Mediterranean. It offers a cool sanctuary, scenic drives and idyllic walks in the scented pine and cedar forests in the summer and even skiing in the winter!
The mountains are dotted with picturesque traditional villages, cascading waterfalls, churches, monasteries and several vineyards where you can sample and purchase locally produced wines.
SECRET VALLEY, APHRODITE HILLS and ELEA ESTATES Golf and Leisure Resorts (3, 5 and 10 minutes from Brindisi)
Secret Valley is currently being developed into one of the Mediterranean's leading leisure integrated sea front resorts and already contains a renowned international golf course in a stunning valley setting surrounded by tropical trees, shrubs and rock formations and a spectacular display of bougainvillea, oleanders etc. The beautiful clubhouse has an excellent restaurant including a terrace where you can sit outside and drink and dine whilst enjoying superb views over the course and surrounding mountains.
Aphrodite Hills is a truly magnificent and luxurious 5* resort sympathetically developed with respect for its glorious natural environment and offering recreation and leisure facilities of the highest standard including a world class golf course with fantastic sea views, tennis, a great selection of up market bars, restaurants and shops and, the highlight, a the truly wonderful Retreat Spa with its Greco-Roman Thermae Experience (voted European Spa of the Year).
Recently opened is the dramatically located Elea Golf Course which designer Nick Faldo believes will play a major role in establishing Cyprus as a leading European golf destination. Winding through carob and olive groves the course creates stunning visual effects invoking a truly Mediterranean feel with glorious views down to the sea.
SPORTS and ACTIVITIES near BRINDISI
Golf (3 courses), Tennis, Watersports (diving, windsurfing, sailing etc..), Waterparks, Adventure Parks, Go Karting, Walking, Cycling, Horse Riding, Fishing.
ALSO GREAT FOR
Sight seeing, Restaurants, Troodos Mountains and Vineyards, Shopping, Beaches, Relaxation