20 minutes from Paphos International Airport, situated in a quiet residential area equidistant from Paphos Harbour and Coral Bay, you will find Villa Kalandia.Villa Kalandia is a luxury villa that accommodates 6 to 9 people.It has 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 double and 1 twin; a double futon bed in the lounge area and a single futon bed in the twin room ( with option to move). Each room has access to a balcony via patio doors. Hair dryers are provided in all bedrooms. The master bedroom has en-suite facilities. There is a family bathroom and a downstairs cloakroom.The ground floor is open plan with a fully fitted kitchen that includes a dishwasher, microwave and washing machine.The living area has a dining table, which extends to seat 12 people. There is a lounge suite, TV with android viewing, DVD and CD/Cassette/Radio.FREE child facilities include cot, high chair, two stair safety gates, cot linen, infant toilet seat, cutlery and plastic cups and platesThe villa is fully air conditioned for the comfort of our guests during the summer months, converting to a heating system during the cooler season, complemented by an open log fire. Additionally, ceiling fans are installed in all rooms.The colourful, mature garden consists of a beautiful pool that is bathed in sunshine all day and is surrounded by a terrace containing sun beds, tables, parasols and BBQ. After watching a beautiful sunset, the garden and pool are fully lit for a romantic evening.The Villa is a non-smoking establishment, although ashtrays are provided, for guests wishing to smoke outside.Linen, house and pool towels are included. The pool is cleaned twice weekly to ensure safe bathing. There is no preferred changeover day. Arrival and departure times are 4pm and 10am respectively. However, should no other guests be arriving or leaving the Villa on your dates, then the times would be flexible at no additional cost. We will confirm these details closer to your holiday.We recommend car hire, or alternatively, the local taxi firm that we recommend are always available to take you to the shops, beach, restaurants or local attractions. They will collect very promptly from the villa or your choice of venue. They are also bookable in advance. There is a timetabled bus service into Paphos which runs approximately every two hours.Emba and its surrounding area.The villa is situated in a small quiet close in a residential area in the village of Emba. The local supermarket stocks a full range of products, from local produce to Heinz Beans! Adjacent to the supermarket are several food outlets selling traditional Cypriot food, fresh fish and a bakery. There are local Tavernas within walking distance. The surrounding villages of Lempa, Chlorakas and Kissonerga also have a variety of local restaurants.Coral Bay is a few minutes' drive away. Its high street is full of bars and restaurants. It has a character of its own and is full of life. A few minutes' drive further on, leads you to the sandy beach and water sports. Paphos main town and harbour are in the opposite direction, where facilities are abundant. There are two contrasting areas, The Harbour - with its many restaurants or Bar Street - for club land and barsPlaces to visit and activitiesThe island has something to offer all ages and tastes.The Troodos Mountains; for skiing in the winter and sightseeing and walking in the summer. There are many vineyards on the slopes where you can sample a variety of local wines and purchase at very reasonable prices.Day excursions are plentiful - jeep safaris to Troodos or the Akamas Peninsular, day/sunset cruises, fishing trips and guided walks.If more lively activities are preferred, jet skis, paragliding, water skiing, scuba diving. Go-karting, golf, cycling and horse riding are all close by, as well as a water park.The established family coastal path is ideal for walking, jogging, cycling and blading.There are many historic places to visit - The Mosaics, Tombs of the Kings, Baths of Aphrodite and the Kykko Monastery, just to name a few.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom, 1 en suite and 1 toilet only|
|Check in time:||16:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||Coral Beach 5 km|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Paphos Internatinonal Airport 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (3), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
As the capital of Cyprus for 600 years in antiquity, the archaeological legacy of Pafos is such that UNESCO put the whole city on its World Cultural Heritage List. It is no wonder that Paphos has been nominated to represent Cyprus at the European Cultural City Awards 2017.The region offers the possibility of combining sea and mountains as well as getting a taste of culture with its many archaeological sites.Feel the romance in the air in the land where Aphrodite, goddess of love and beauty, once roamed. Swim in the sea by the rocks known as Petra tou Romiou where she was believed to have risen from the waves, make a pilgrimage to her sanctuary at Kouklia, or visit the grotto near Polis where she was supposed to have bathed - The Pafos region is the perfect place to celebrate a wedding or go for your honeymoon. Admire the intricate floor mosaics in villas dating back to the Roman period depicting scenes from Greek mythology, considered among the finest in the Eastern Mediterranean. Equally impressive are the underground Tombs of the Kings carved out of solid rock and decorated with Doric pillars. Or visit St. Pauls Pillar where legend has it, the Apostle was flogged before converting the Roman governor, Sergius Paulus, to Christianity, and making Cyprus the first country in the world to be governed by a Christian.Admire the view at Maa-Paleokastro, the site on a peninsula near Coral Bay, where the Mycenaean Greeks first landed in Cyprus in the Bronze Age.
Pafos town, with its pleasant harbour and medieval fort, combines a cosmopolitan holiday resort, spectacular countryside and historical sites. Explore inland by going on a wine tour of the villages, stopping off at Chrysorrogiatissa monastery with its fine icons where you can get a taste of the locally produced vintage wine from its own winery. Or indulge in one of the many activities available, from playing a round of golf at a premier golf resort, indulging in a sea sport, such as swimming, diving or sailing, or going for the thrill of a water park or karting centre.Relish mouthwatering delicacies at the numerous restaurants serving both local and international cuisine and offering exceptional value. Enjoy classical opera under the stars in the romantic setting of the medieval castle overlooking Pafos harbour during the various summer festivals. Or jive to the latest dance tunes at a plethora of entertainment spots, part of the modern towns varied nightlife. Pafos won't disappoint you.