A spring escape at these 8 traditional village inns
The weather is getting warmer, and Cyprus has started to take on a summer feel. You will surely be wanting to explore all the natural beauty of the island, and enjoy time immersed in tradition and culture.
These eight inns bring the season to life and offer a chance to enjoy a traditional experience, while surrounded by natural beauty.
Konatzi Rodous – Kaminaria, Nicosia
This inn is located in the mountains between Paphos and Limassol, in the beautiful village of Kaminaria. It was built in 1940 from stone found in the area, making the inn cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The renovation work on the home began in 2005 and finished in 2016. The home is split into two levels, and has room for five people. The home is located near many traditional attractions, including nearby churches, and also close to some nature trails, such as the Venetian Bridges trail.
For more information call +357 99 840118 or visit https://www.facebook.com/konantzirodous/
House of the Sophias – Episkopi, Paphos
The agro-touristic retreat is part of a stone complex in the centre of the town. The House of the Sophias has a courtyard, three bedrooms, and a breakfast room. There is a sunlit veranda, which looks out onto the mountain. The inn serves breakfast, and there is free wifi.
For more information call: +357 96 468615.
Kontoyiannis House, traditional stone built house – Kalavasos, Larnaca
The family-home is located in the village of Kalavasos, and it has stood in the town since 1840. The inn was renovated in 1994. There are four apartments, all equipped with a kitchen and bathroom. The inn is located near Cyprus’ well-known Governor’s Beach.
For more information call +357 25 584131, 99 635816.
Angeli’s Traditional Village House – Doros, Limassol
The traditional village house is built in the village of Doros, and has two bedrooms, a small garden and free wifi. This is an ideally located home for groups of friends and families looking to explore Troodos.
For more information call +357 99 469870.
Waves – Pomos, Paphos
Pomos is known for its untamed natural beauty. There are beautiful seaside cliffs that rise from the sea and are covered in green. You can experience the all the natural beauty of the island during a stay in the area, and where better than the Waves Villa. It is a modern space with a private pool that offers beautiful views of the sea. There are four bedrooms, and it can fit approximately 10 people.
Find out more on their Facebook page.
Casa Indy – Fasoula, Limassol
This home has stood in the village since 1850, and was renovated to welcome guests. It is a single-family home and has been equipped with all modern comforts.
For more information call +357 99 989868.
Prodromos Village House – Prodromos, Nicosia
This inn is located in Prodromos and is in full harmony with the landscape. It was built from local stones, and it has a beautiful view of the mountains. There are four bedrooms and it can fit up to eight people.
For more information, check out their listing on booking.com.
Teacher’s House – Maroni, Larnaca
The inn is a renovated 19th century home, which once belonged to the village teacher, who arrived in the town in 1880. There are five bedrooms and it is a five-minute drive from the beach.
For more information call +357 99 121663.