Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
A fabulous spacious, 3 bedroom villa set on a 700 sq.m. plot, with en-suite bathroom, large private pool and air-conditioning. It is located in one of the most prestigious golf leisure resorts in Cyprus, Secret Valley and 15 mins drive to the lovely Pissouri blue flag beach.
Villa Akanthou has spectacular sea and mountain views and sleeps 6 in comfort (7 if a baby in travel cot).
There is a rear 1st floor veranda with seating, which has spectacular views. In addition, there is also a small roof terrace, where the view just takes your breath away! There is purpose built outdoor barbecue area, with sink and electrical sockets for the all important motorised barbecue skewers
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Aphrodite Beach 5 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Paphos 15 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||DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors||
The Master Bedroom with built-in wardrobes, en-suite showeroom containing very large shower unit leading to large furnished veranda with breathtaking views.
Bedroom 2 with twin beds and built in wardrobes.
Bedroom 3 with a double bed and built in wardrobes.
There is a main bathroom with bath and wc.
There is a ground floor shower room, now with increased 70cm x 90cm shower unit and WC next to Bedroom 3.
The living area sofas have a seating capacity for 6 people, which includes a chaise long. The dining area has seating capacity for 8 people. There is a 37" LCD TV, DVD/Video, satellite system and Playstation 2 console with several games.
The air-conditioning will also heat when it is chilly. There is also a burglar and smoke alarm for added security. Arrangements can also be made for a cot and high chair if required.
We do not use air conditioning timers for our bedrooms, as this would be most inconvenient for our guests. We rely on our guests to use the air conditioning sensibly.
|Further details outdoors||
Barbecue, skewers and motor are provided. There is outdoor lighting, dining furniture and sun loungers.
Although this property has not been constructed or adapted for wheelchair users, it has had a ramp built in the front garden, as can be seen in the photographs.
This is to assist wheelchair, pram users, or people, who have difficulty in climbing stairs. Property does have a ground floor bedroom and shower room.
Please check our availability calendar (please scroll down to the bottom of the main/front page of this advert) dates before making your enquiry, hopefully reducing the risk of being disapointed.
The Paphos region
There are a variety of restaurants and tavernas in the area. The nearest is just a 3 min drive from Villa Akanthou down the hill to the Secret Valley golf clubhouse. You do not have to be a member to use the facilities. Its stylish, is in a beautiful setting overlooking the lake and a very pleasant venue for lunch, mid morning coffee or an aperitif. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays the restaurant is also open in the evenings.
Kouklia 5 mins from Villa - number of tavernas in Kouklia the restaurants serve good quality Greek food and wine at very competitive prices. The best of these is probably ‘Thanasis Place’ where you can enjoy good food plus traditional live music and dancing on a Saturday.
Kouklia is also of cultural interest as it is home to the ‘Sanctuary of Aphrodite’ which is worth a visit. Around 20km away, Paphos is split into 2 distinct areas, the old town (Ktima) on the hill being a vibrant market town retaining much of the traditional Cypriot charm and character, whilst the port area of Kato Paphos is distinctly more tourist orientated with an array of bars, clubs and restaurants.
The harbour is a wonderful place to relax over lunch and a drink with wonderful views of the coastline and the Mediterranean sea.
Secret Valley Resort
Aphrodite Rock is approximately 5 minutes drive away. Nearest beach is Pissouri, which is approximately 15 minutes drive. Coral Bay and Sea Caves are only a short drive away also.
The villa is located near Paphos with views along the coast. It is 2 minutes drive to the Secret Valley Golf club, 5 minutes from Aphrodite Hills Golf, Hotel and Leisure complex, and 20 minutes from Tsada Golf club:
Secret Valley - is a challenging 5,900-metre par 71 course with fabulous views. Individual lessons are available from resident PGA Professional. There are also golf practice areas.
Aphrodite Hills - is 5 minutes drive from villa. It is an even more challenging 6,200 metre, Par 72 course.
Handicap certificate required. Excellent practice facilities and PGA professionals.
Tsada – Is 20 minutes drive from the villa. Fees and facilities similar to Secret Valley. 6,000 metre, par 71 course set high is the hills. With all of these courses playable in sunshine almost all year round, you are spoilt for choice!
In the winter months, you can go skiing in the Troodos Mountains, which is approximately 45 minutes drive away.