Aphrodite Hills - Full Resort Description
Aphrodite Hills Resort
There is so much on offer at this fantastic resort, we thought you would appreciate a full description! We know it is detailed, but we think it is worth the read!
is the first ever fully integrated luxury resort to be opened in Cyprus
. Set on a stunning plateau overlooking the crystal waters of the Mediterranean, the resort combines a wide choice of the finest accommodation with professional standard 18 hole golf and tennis academy facilities along with a state of the art spa and gymnasium complex plus children’s clubs, beach clubs and a whole host of other wide ranging leisure activities.
The resort offers a superb Mediterranean lifestyle choice, the chance to be as active or leisurely as you choose, in an idyllic environment created against the stunning backdrop of the Troodos Mountains on one side and magnificent sea views on the other and only 15 minutes from Paphos International airport.
Accommodation is provided in either the 5 Star InterContinental Aphrodite Hills Resort Hotel
or in private Villa and Townhouse properties
. The resort also offers a traditional Village square complete with shops and a choice of restaurants and bars. The resort is an ideal family choice with superb facilities for the children including a brand new Pirates Village
offering a huge range in indoor & outdoor activities. Throughout the summer guests are entertained by live and varied family musical entertainment
staged at the Olive Courtyard.
At the heart of this award winning resort is the magnificent 5 Star Deluxe 290 room Aphrodite Hills InterContinental Resort Hotel. The property is the epitome of elegance with rooms and suites of superlative comfort and tranquil design, many with private pool or Jacuzzi. Landscaped gardens and a cascading swimming pool invite relaxation coupled with attentive yet unobtrusive service. Gourmet Fusion, Mediterranean and International cuisine plus fine dining is provided in a choice of three restaurants and poolside bistro.
All luxury rooms provide satellite TV plus pay movies, telephone, air-conditioning, mini-bar, 24hr room service and laundry, safe, hairdryer, ironing board, internet access, tea and coffee making facilities plus luxury bathroom with separate bath and shower complete with bathrobes, scales, vanity mirror plus exclusively selected toiletries.
All rooms and suites have a balcony or terrace, providing garden, pool, golf or sea views. Various room and suite types are available many with private pool and Jacuzzi plus additional Club privileges including separate Club lounge with complimentary breakfast, snacks and refreshments, VIP check in and check out and complimentary internet access, newspapers and tea and coffee etc. Family rooms and suites that can accommodate a family of up to five are also available.
Within the hotel complex there is a 24hr reception, 24hr gym, sauna, steam room and massage, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, supervised children’s clubs for ages 3-17, tennis courts, business centre, shop, concierge, complimentary wi-fi connection in public areas, covered parking, piano and pool bar plus three restaurants.
Accommodation is also offered in a selection of private villas, apartments and townhouses. These accommodations are located throughout the resort, many overlooking the golf course and many with views to the sea or mountains. These luxury self contained accommodations come fully furnished to the highest standards with fully equipped kitchens and many with private pools. Properties are available with either 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 10 people. A cleaning and welcome pack service is provided and guests have access to all facilities throughout the resort.
The Aphrodite Hills Golf Club
offers an 18 hole championship standard course. The Cabell Robinson designed course is a total of 6299 metres and is a par 70/71 which is both challenging and exhilarating. The course embraces two plateaux hugging the coastal landscape and 300 metres above the crystal Mediterranean in an area of dramatic natural beauty, needless to say the vistas are stunning. The clubhouse offers excellent dining and refreshment facilities plus a well stocked pro-shop. There is also an excellent 3-hole golf academy for PGA expert tuition plus driving range and putting greens.
The Children’s Pirates Village comprises of a 3000m sq play activity area complete with pool, adventure playground and a wide range of children’s facilities. There are three children’s clubs catering for 3-7 years, 8-12 years and 13-17 years plus a fully supervised crèche for the babies (6months-2 years).
The Cove Beach Club is located only 900 metres from the hotel entrance and is reached using the regular and complimentary shuttle bus service from the hotel. The Beach Club offers shower and changing facilities along with sunbeds, umbrellas and towels (complimentary for hotel guests) and there is also an excellent bar serving snacks and cooling refreshments on the beach or in the shade of the terrace. Water breaks have been added to protect the sandy shore and enhance a truly memorable Mediterranean bathing experience.
The Zias Beach Club at Avdimou is a 15 minute drive away by complimentary shuttle bus and is located on a beautiful sandy beach backed by pretty olive groves and vineyards. For hotel guests sunbeds, umbrellas, towels and a bottle of water are provided complimentary on arrival. Shower and changing facilities are also available.
The Retreat Spa is a Greco-Roman inspired haven for the senses. Serene surroundings encourage the indulgence of mind, body and soul. An expert team of therapists offer a holistic and comprehensive choice of treatments. The Retreat Spa also offers guests a stunning eternity pool with exceptional views, juice bar and fragrant courtyards for relaxation.
The Tennis Academy offers nine state of the art courts (clay plus green set surfaces) and professional coaching services for all levels. There is a pro-shop, changing facilities and a snack shop. Courses for 1, 2, 3 or 5 days can be booked with the European Tennis Academy using the latest Mental Match Play coaching technique.
Other facilities include Horse Riding from the stables at the forests of Lakkos tou Frangou, tuition available, Nature Walking Trails to discover the varied flora and fauna species of the area, Biking Trails within the nearby forests or close to Aphrodite’s Rock (rental available), Multi-purpose Court available for volleyball, basketball or mini-football plus Mini-golf.
The Village Square is where a choice of restaurants and bars can be found including a traditional Cypriot Taverna, an Italian Pizza and Pasta restaurant, plus Asian, Grill & Sea Food restaurants. There is also a coffee shop and traditional souvlaki stall. The Anoi Bar offers world beers, wines and an excellent gastro-pub menu. There are a number of shops and boutiques including a mini-market, travel agency and banking facilities. There is also a beautiful chapel within the square complete with shaded gazebo where marriage ceremonies are conducted.
Some hotel and resort facilities are subject to seasonal closure according to demand and weather conditions.