Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Villa Caretta is a stylish villa with a private plunge pool and Mediterranean garden borders under 500 m from the beach. It is located in the family friendly area of Kapparis, just outside Paralimni, next door to popular Protaras. The livelier resort of Ayia Napa is 15 mins away. You will find a good selection of restaurants and tavernas within walking distance offering traditional Cypriot food, Italian and Chinese.
We are now able to provide a Wi-Fi Internet Service! A benefit that sets us apart from many villas.
ABTA registered Management Company for your peace of mind - RUSSIAN & GREEK speaking staff. We pride ourselves in looking after you and give you the best possible service we can, as you can see from the TripAdvisor reviews!
Villa Caretta has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and is fully Air-Conditioned. It is situated in a quiet residential area in the exclusive Blue Water Bay Village. The villa has a contemporary feel to it and is set back from the road behind a gate on a nice corner plot with off road parking for a couple of cars. At the rear, you have your own pool and landscaped gardens surrounded by mature trees. The villa is next door to the pretty Malama Beach, where you can enjoy water sports. Fireman's Beach is a short walk away along the scenic coastal path.
Downstairs is all open plan with a well equipped kitchen and dining area. The airy lounge has an open fire place and comfortable leather sofas with reclining seats – perfect after a long day! You have a 32"TV/DVD, with several English and Greek satellite channels. There is also a DVD library, Board Games, a selection of books, including guide books and a few decks of cards for you to enjoy. All rooms have Air-conditioning to keep you cool in summer and warm in winter.
A double set of sliding doors, framed by stylish colour coordinated curtains, leads onto a terrace overlooking the pool. This entire area is lit, including the pool, which creates a nice ambiance for evening drinks. You have both a gas BBQ as well as an outdoor Cypriot BBQ. Sun loungers to enjoy the sunshine around the pool. There is garden furniture with an umbrella for al-fresco dining seating 6 people.
Upstairs you will find 3 bedrooms, 1 Double with an En-suite bathroom and Juliet balcony with a sea view, 2 twin rooms and a shower room. One of the twin rooms has a balcony overlooking the pool and garden. All bedrooms have floor-to-ceiling wardrobes with ample storage space and there are full length mirrors in 2 rooms - the 3rd room has a wall mirror. We hope you appreciate the colour coordinated pictures, cushions and decorative items in the rooms! Bedding and towels 100% cotton. Please bring your own beach towels. (Sadly, we can no longer provide these.)
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Malama Bay and Fireman's Beach 300 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Larnaca 55 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
All rooms have Air conditioning/heating units, keeping you cool in summer and warm in winter. The kitchen is well equipped with cooker/oven, microwave, large fridge freezer, dish washer, kettle, cafetiere, toaster and a good range of crockery, cutlery and kitchen utensils. Upstairs you'll find the washing machine in a utility cupboard and there is a wash basket, clothes driers, an iron and ironing board.
There is seating for 6 in the dining area and the spacious open plan living area has comfortable sofa seating for 6, a coffee table with 32" TV, satellite channels, DVD player and iPod docking station. There are English speaking channels, BBC and CNN plus Greek channels. The light and airy lounge opens out through 2 sets of double patio doors onto a terrace overlooking the pool and garden.
Upstairs you'll find 3 bedrooms, the master bedroom has a juliet balcony where you can see the sea, and there are 2 twin bedrooms with single beds, one has a balcony overlooking the pool and garden. There is a spacious en-suite bathroom with WC, bath and shower and built-in cupboard and 2 shower rooms with WCs, one upstairs and one on the ground floor. All bedrooms have floor-to-ceiling fitted wardrobes with plenty of storage space and clothes hangers.
|Further details outdoors||
This villa is located behind a gate for your privacy on a nice corner plot surrounded by mature vegetation and palm trees at the back. You will find outdoor table and chairs for 6 people with a sun umbrella, a stone built Cypriot BBQ and 6 sun loungers. A fence ensures more privacy from the neighbouring villa at the back.
As the pool is private there is no lifeguard, so please do not leave children in the pool unsupervised.
You are advised to have your own travel insurance.
There is a private driveway with parking for a couple of cars to the front of the villa., but a car is optional.
A 25% non-refundable reservation deposit is payable at the time of booking, with the balance payable not less than 6 weeks before the start of the holiday (full payment if arriving within 6 weeks). In addition to this, a refundable breakages/damages deposit of £250 is required with all bookings, payable before arrival and refunded normally within 7 working days after departure, less any deductions for losses, damages or breakages.
During the hottest times of year electricity usage may be monitored to ensure that air conditioning is not left on whilst the villa is unoccupied, or whilst external doors and/or windows are open. Excessive use may result in an additional charge at the owner's discretion.
Only the guests specified on the booking form are permitted to stay in the villa during your holiday. Any changes must be notified before the commencement of the holiday.
The Famagusta region
The Famagusta district has the best beaches on the island with long sandy beaches. The Cypriots often spend their holidays in this region due to the crystal clear waters. The famous Fig Tree Bay is only 5-10 mins away in Protaras and is very popular with families.
The livelier town of Ayia Napa is 15 mins away with its night life and fantastic WaterWorld Park with the famous water slides, which is one of the largest European Water Parks – a great day out for children and adults alike. Ayia Napa is famous for its nightlife, bars and restaurants, but it is equally popular with families and overseas visitors who spend the winter here. The Harbour has been recently refurbished and Vassos are reported to serve wonderful fish.
Paralimni is a pretty little town a few kilometers away. It is also an all-year round genuine Cypriot town and the administrative centre of the area with smart shops and even a Marks & Spencer.
Horse riding and sailing nearby.
If you are a keen scuba diver, Cape Greco offers a fantastic setting. It is located 15 mins away and is also a nature conservation area. You will find scuba diving, snorkeling, cruises, sailing and horse riding in and around the surrounding areas.
The Troodos Mountains are 90 minutes away towards Paphos on the western side of the island. Here you will find breathtaking scenery, wineries and skiing in winter.
Larnaca is a traditional working Cypriot town with a nice atmosphere about 45 kms away. It has a picturesque little Marina and lovely seafront walks with many nice restaurants where you can get great seafood.
The Camel Park at Mazotos on the other side of Larnaca is a very popular day out for children.
The capitol Nicosia is about 75 mins drive from Kapparis.
Kapparis is open all year round. It offers a good selection of restaurants and traditional tavernas within walking distance from the villa offering traditional Cypriot food, Italian, Chinese and English cuisine. There are also bars, cafés, small shops and a late night bakery. Some places have pool tables and recreational facilities for children. Euro Bakers in Paralimni are open 24/7, which is handy for late arrivals.
Kapparis is a quiet family friendly resort ideally located outside the pretty little town of Paralimni. Malama Bay and the famous Fireman’s Beach are 5-10 mins walk away. The nearby upmarket newly refurbished Malama Holiday Village Hotel is open to the public and they offer a children’s pool, tennis courts, restaurant, a bar and a shop.
The scenery along the coastal path is breathtaking with blue green water and an abundance of little coves on your door step. Fig Tree Bay in Protaras is only 10 mins away. There is a small Pet Zoo on the outskirts of Kapparis and an Aquarium on the way to Protaras.