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About Cyprus At the eastern edge of the Mediterranean Sea, from sumptuous coastline to mountainous interior, Cyprus is an island steeped in contrasts: lively resort to monastic serenity, cacophonous street life to ageless village silence, Greek temple to Byzantine hermitage, Neolithic dwelling to luxury hotel. Cyprus is an island for all seasons: with its short, mild winter and mountain snow, the glorious swathes of spring-time flora, the deep, burnishing heat of summer, and the mellow warmth of the island’s long autumn.

The island’s coastline is shared between

Inland, it can feel as if you have passed into

more independently-minded traveller.

long popular beaches, tumbling

another century, with sleepy villages nestling

Ever helpful, the Cypriots even drive on

headlands and hidden coves.

in the folds of the Troodos Mountain,

the left-hand side of the road!

amidst goats, olive groves, lemon trees and As ever, the majority of tourists gather

wild flowers, while groups of seated men

Desired by Phoenicians and Greeks,

where it’s most convenient, happy to bask

contemplate life from beneath the fabled “tree

Romans and Venetians, Ottomans and

in the inexhaustible sun and the boundless

of idleness”. Painted churches and dramatically

the British, Cyprus is but a four and a half

Cypriot hospitality, so it takes a mere step

positioned monasteries dot the landscape.

hour flight from the UK. Once described as

away to encounter the real Cyprus – of small

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a huge archaeological site, it still retains

villages, age-old customs, and an almost

The island invites exploration. A land so

a timeless physical beauty. The beach will

undisturbed wealth of historic remains. At

varied yet in such a compact space, with

beckon, the sun will shine, the sea will be a

every point the sea beckons, dazzling, warm

such differences in geography and cultural

depthless blue, but it will be the landscape

and enchanting.

influences, is a perfect setting for the

and the people who steal your heart.


Contents About Cyprus Cyprus Regions Sunvil in Cyprus Example Itineraries

Much more than an island, Cyprus is a kaleidoscopic mix of human history and spectacular natural beauty...

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Polis and The Akamas Pomos Polis Outskirts Latchi Neo Chorio Lysos Droushia Miliou

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Paphos Region Paphos Anavargos Geroskipou Coral Bay Aghios Georgios Peyia

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Limassol Region Pissouri Limassol Episkopi Arsos

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Larnaca Region Kalavassos Governor’s Beach Tochni Khirokitia Larnaca Cape Greco

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Troodos Mountains Platres Kakopetria Kalopanayiotis

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Nicosia Region Nicosia

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Sustainable Tourism General Information Genevieve Car and Flight Information Travel Insurance Booking Conditions Booking Form Sunvil Family

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Cyprus regions

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Polis and Akamas

Larnaca Region

Deserted beaches, a wild coastline, traditional

Within easy reach are so many of the elements

villages, stupendous views and dramatic

that characterise Cyprus: splendid beaches,

sunsets are here in abundance for those who

a diverse and historic town, exceptional

want a more profound experience of the island.

archaeological sites and a smattering of

Akamas National Park is an unspoiled treasure

picturesque stone villages that seem to have

trove of rare plants and migratory birds. Page 10

grown organically from the land. Page 52

Paphos Region

Troodos Mountains

Paphos is composed of contrasting elements.

A region of tranquil valleys and vaunting peaks,

For some, a place of dark golden sand

snow-tipped in winter, flower-decked in spring

beaches, nightclubs, spa hotels and harbour

and fruit-filled in autumn. In the height of

strolls. For others, a place of Roman mosaics,

summer, its coolness beckons: hiking trails,

fallen monuments, village hideaways, secret

cherry blossom, the crested hoopoe, frescoes,

catacombs and Byzantine hermitages. Page 30

waterfalls and vine-covered tavernas. Page 62

Limassol Region

Nicosia Region

Lying between the ancient kingdoms of Curium

Enclosed within its formidable Venetian bulwarks,

and Amathus, Limassol is an extensive and

the old medieval town seems to have a separate

cosmopolitan resort that is also a “real” working

existence from the encircling urban sprawl. Inside

town. Explore an abundance of beaches, the

its walls, find an historic fusion of Gothic and

foothills of the Troodos, a Crusader castle, and

Ottoman buildings, hidden courtyards, filigree

the splendour of Mycenean Kourion. Page 44

balconies and twisting streets. Page 68


MEDITERRANEAN SEA

Morphou Bay

Famagusta Bay

Pomos

Nicosia

Baths of Aphrodite Chrysochou Bay Latchi

Neo Chorio

P a p h o s M o u n t a i n s

Polis

Prodromi

Lysos

Droushia

Kakopetria

CYPRUS

Kalopanayiotis

T r o o d o s Mt Olympus 1952 m

Ayia Napa

M o u n t a i n s

Aghios Georgios

Larnaca Bay

Larnaca

Miliou Peyia

Cape Greco

Lefkara

Pano Platres

Coral Bay Tochni

Paphos

Kalavasos

Geroskipou

Maximum Average Air Temperature Govenor’s Beach

Pissouri

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Rock of Aphrodite

Episkopi Episkopi Bay

Limassol MEDITERRANEAN SEA

°C 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 0

Coastal Resort

Jan

Feb

Mar

Mountain Resort

Apr

May June July

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London

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°F 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 Nov

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Sunvil Sunvil has been organising holidays to Cyprus since 1970, and we are now long-established as the leading specialist to Greece and Cyprus. Conscious of its heritage, we remain as committed as ever to the well-being and beauty of this unique, historically diverse island. Our aim has always been to offer

village houses and local inns. We can

There are no overblown descriptions of

independently-minded people an

offer a holiday in a 5-star spa hotel

properties and no pretence that every inch

opportunity to experience the variety

overlooking the sea just as easily as a

of the island is an earthly paradise. We try

and fascination of the island in much

self-catering touring trip around the

to tell it like it is, because a misinformed

the same way as Cypriots do themselves.

mountains – or indeed a mix of both.

customer is one who does not return – and

We want our clients to feel that they have spent their holiday in the “real Cyprus”, among genuine people.

we can arrange tailor-made holidays to fit the individual needs of our customers.

70% of our bookings are from regulars or on recommendation. In any case, Cyprus has no need of false praise!

Our concern has never been to provide

We do not proscribe the sort of holiday you

At the forefront of environmental initiatives

for people who are content with the mass

can have. Perhaps you want one week on

and good practice for nearly 30 years and

market, who perhaps want an anonymous

a beach and another in the mountains,

with many accolades and awards from

resort holiday, or to hide away in a private

with use of a car for 5 days? Perhaps you

the travel industry and the national press,

enclave. Rather, we feature selected

are not sure which village might be the

Sunvil remains dedicated to the idea that

properties that come closest to our own

most suitable base, or when the wild

holidays are a precious time, best served

expectations: unique locations, of good

orchids will be in bloom? Our team can

by a company that is knowledgeable,

quality, full of character, in tune with their

advise, because they will have visited the

experienced, reliable and responsive

environment, competitively priced and

island many times and know it thoroughly.

to customers’ interests.

locally owned.

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Flexibility is key to the Sunvil philosophy:

We want our customers to be confident that

There is no uniform type of Sunvil

their interests are taken care of and that

accommodation: our interest is in variety.

their holidays are secure. Sunvil is bonded

We have modern properties, older ones,

by the Civil Aviation Authority (ATOL 808)

spacious villas and intimate studios,

and ABTA, and your money is 100% safe.

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Itinerary

An Open-Air Museum Cyprus has a rich history and due to its strategic position in the Mediterranean has been invaded by the Greeks, Persians, Romans, Phoenicians, Normans, Venetians, Turks and British to name but a few. Below we suggest a fly-drive itinerary which covers some of what the island offers. Feel free to alter to suit your preferences. We are here to guide and advise. Day one Arrive Larnaca or Paphos Airports, collect your car and drive to The Library Hotel in Kalavasos - Overnight at The Library Hotel on bed and breakfast.

Aphrodite’s Temple, 12 or so Kilometres from Nea Paphos and the modern city and resort. In antiquity, Paphos was the birthplace of Aphrodite the goddess of love - overnight Annabelle Hotel, Paphos on bed and breakfast.

Day two In the morning visit the Neolithic World Heritage site of Khirokitia and the excavations at Tenta. We suggest lunch in a fish taverna at Zygi and on to explore Larnaca, the island’s third largest city and site of Hala Sultan Tekke, the burial place of Umm Haram, Mohamed’s wet-nurse and the third holiest shrine for Muslims overnight Library Hotel on bed and breakfast.

Day six Explore modern, Pano and Kato Paphos within which area lies ancient Nea Paphos, the tombs of the Kings and the remarkable and world famous mosaics of the Houses of Dionysos, Theseus and Aion. Paphos is like an open-air museum and a world Heritage site - overnight Annabelle Hotel on bed and breakfast.

Day three Drive west to visit the ruins of the kingdom of Ancient Amathus, dating from 1,000 BC and then on to Limassol, the island’s second largest city. Spend the day exploring the city and especially the old town - overnight Library Hotel on bed and breakfast. Day Four A day spent exploring the traditional villages of Lefkara, Drys, Vavla, Skarinou and Vasa and then on to the Troodos mountains or head for Nicosia, the island’s capital to visit the archeological museum, the old town and Green Line dividing the south from the Turkish occupied north - overnight Library Hotel on bed and breakfast. Day five Drive to Paphos with a stop at the Knight Hospitalers’ Kolossi Castle and on to the spectacularly located Hellenistic and Roman city of Curium (Kurion) followed by a visit to the World Heritage site of Palea Paphos and

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Day seven The area between Paphos and Polis on the north coast boasts several very interesting monasteries in very picturesque locations which are well worth visiting like Aghios Neophytos and Panayia Chrysorrogiatissa. There are also some very interesting villages in the mountains above Paphos. Alternatively, drive along the coast to the Akamas National Park and stop off for a swim at one of the many beaches along the coast - overnight Annabelle Hotel on bed and breakfast. Day eight After breakfast, depending on the time of your return flight, time for some shopping or relaxing by the pool before driving to the airport.

Prices from £769 per person (Based on LGW - LCA flights in May with Norwegian, and entry level room types at the accommodations. Group A1 car included).


Itinerary

For Walkers & Nature Lovers Cyprus is not only a sun and beach destination. The mountains are heavily forested with pine and cedar and their villages untouched by tourism. The Akamas National Park is a virtually unblemished Mediterranean landscape, much the same now as it was two thousand years ago. The itinerary below covers what we feel you should see and experience. You don’t have to walk everywhere, after all you do have a car. You can mix driving through the landscapes with walking to suit your preferences. The suggested walks are not difficult. All are grade one or two and suitable for all adults of fair to good fitness levels. A guide to the trails which are all waymarked will be supplied with your booking confirmation. Day one Arrive at either Larnaca or Paphos Airports, collect your car and drive to the Latchi area overnight at the beachfront Aphrodite Beach Hotel on bed and breakfast. We would always recommend lunch or evening meals are taken here as the cooking is homely and traditional.

four hour picturesque route. Make an early start because, on the way you should stop to visit forestry station at Stavros Tis Psokas (1,000 metres above sea level) and the most famous of the Cypriot monasteries, Kykkos - overnight at Casale Panayiotis in Kalopanagiotis on bed and breakfast.

Day two Spend the morning at the beach below the hotel and after lunch drive to Neo Chorio (about 15 minutes) to follow the circular 5km (2 hour) Smigies Trail through the Akamas Forest for some spectacular views - overnight Aphrodite Beach Hotel on bed and breakfast.

Day six Two walks today, so make an early start. One starts from the village, the Kalopanagiotis to Oikos Village linear trail 4km (1.5 hours). This includes visiting the church of Aghios Ioannis Lambadistis a listed UNESCO World Heritage site. Then drive to Troodos Square (45 minutes) to walk the Atalanti circular trail (14km 4 hours) through some of the most ancient forests of Black Pine and Troodos Juniper (one Juniper is 800 years old) with some spectacular views. After such an energetic day we would recommend dinner back at your hotel - overnight Casale Panagiotis on bed and breakfast.

Day three Make an early start and drive to the Baths of Aphrodite (10 minutes from the hotel) and either take the circular 7.5km (3 to 4 hour) Adonis Trail or the similar length Aphrodite Trail. Both trails explore different aspects of the Akamas National Park. We suggest lunch at a fish taverna in nearby Latchi Harbour and the afternoon relaxing on the beach - overnight Aphrodite Beach Hotel on bed and breakfast. Day four There are several interesting villages to explore in this northwest region Like Droushia, Neo Chorio, Kathikas and Arodes to name but a few. All are between 15 and 45 minutes’ drive from the hotel and all have good local tavernas for lunch. There is also a very interesting coastal drive through the town of Polis to Pyrgos which will take about two hours - overnight Aphrodite Beach Hotel on bed and breakfast. Day five Drive from Latchi through the Paphos and Troodos ranges on forestry roads to the mountain village of Kalopanagiotis - a three to

Day seven There are some delightful twisting drives through interesting villages in the Troodos mountains and there are four more UNESCO World Heritage site, ancient churches which should not be missed : Archangelos, Aghios Nikolaos Tis Stegis, Panagia Tis Podythou and, the best of them all, Panagia Forviotissa in Asinou. Day eight Drive to either Larnaca or Paphos Airports for your flight home.

Prices from £593 per person (Based on LGW - LCA flights in May with Norwegian, and entry level room types at the accommodations. Group A1 car included)

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Polis and Akamas

Deserted beaches, a wild coastline, traditional villages, stupendous views and dramatic sunsets are here in abundance for those who want a more profound experience of the island. A mere 40 kms north of bustling Paphos you will find a region of valleys, forests, patchwork orchards, citrus groves and gorges, where mountain foothills tumble precipitously into the sea. Remote and unspoiled, Akamas National Park is a treasure trove of rare plants and migratory birds.

beach beside the fish taverna at

Special moments, as the sun burns into the evening sea...

Latchi, birdlife in the vast Paphos

A sense of space and timelessness

In February and March, great crowds

accompanies any visit to this region.

of pink and white cyclamen; orchids

Here are tiny villages, quiet paths

and the rare Cyprus tulip; in summer,

and twisting roads, the silence

turtles burying their eggs on the

of Cedar Valley, the sheer cliffs of

beach. Special moments, as the

Avakas Gorge, the sea lapping the

sun burns into the evening sea.

Stella Maris & Buffavento

Forest, ancient stonework on the old

POMOS Panorama

Venetian camel routes, and perhaps

Chrysochou Bay

even a glimpse of the rare mouflon.

Aphrodite Beach Lampis Villa Anassa Hotel Tavos & New Villa Natura Latchi Andreas Souli Amaranta POLIS Anax & Anassa Paradisos Hill Droushia Heights & Ktima 1937 M ED IT ER RA 35$

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• the Aphrodite Trail in Akamas • winding streets and stunning views at Droushia

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Not to miss...

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Stella Maris, Pomos Here the volcanic rocks of the Paphos mountains meet the crystal blue sea, an escarpment of craggy black cliffs is formed. Before this spectacular backdrop is this fully refurbished and private villa with its own pool and spectacular views along the dramatic coastline.

Where the volcanic rocks of the Paphos mountains meet the crystal blue sea, an escarpment of craggy black cliffs is formed. There are 3 air-conditioned bedrooms, 2 twins on the ground floor with a shared bathroom and a double with en-suite bathroom on the first floor. The large air-conditioned lounge opens onto a large terrace with panoramic views. This is one of the most dramatic locations on the north coast. 300 metres behind the villa are the wooded foothills of the mountain range. This is untamed countryside, a haunting landscape particular to the area.

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After a significant upgrade in 2010, Villa Stella Maris is now furnished in a fresh, contemporary style, perfect for holidaymakers to relax in comfort. The makeover includes a brand-new kitchen, new light oak furniture throughout (including the terrace, with comfortable sofas from which to enjoy the stunning views) and decking by the pool. You may find that you’re content to stay ‘at home’ with a good book, just soaking up the sunshine, swimming in the private pool and watching the sea, for a considerable portion of your holiday! DVD player, fan and hair dryer included. From this location, steps and a path (steep and difficult to negotiate in parts) lead down to a small shingle cove amidst rocky pools 40 metres below, a rock pool enthusiast’s paradise. The road from Polis passes through a number of villages, offering a surprising choice of restaurants and eating places. If you would like to be at one with the sea and the pine scented countryside, look no further.

Price guideline per person: The Villa: 3 Bedroom villa, Pomos Sleeps 2 to 6 Self-catering Private swimming pool

Split ar conditioning/ heating units Car included, 75 mins’ drive from Paphos airport and 20 mins’ drive from Polis

Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£714 £1099

£715 £1135

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£789 £1256

£810 £1286


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Panorama Villa, Pomos A most unique, exclusive and private location is the setting for this spacious property standing 40m above a shingle/rocky/pebble beach. The large terraces around two sides of the villa are accessed through the substantial, marbled tiled living/dining room with an open plan fully fitted kitchen. Also on the ground floor is a small sitting room with two armchair beds and shower room with wc. Upstairs are 2 twin bedrooms and one en-suite double - all air-conditioned and a second bathroom.

The Villa: 3 Bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 8 Self-catering

Split air conditioning/ heating units Car included, 75 mins’ drive from Paphos airport

Private swimming pool

The spectacular views from the terraces on two sides of the villa are of the pool and a series of wild coves and bays towards the village of Pomos.

Price guideline per person: 150 metres of private, unmade road leads part of the way to a shingle/rocky beach with a freshwater spring fringed by reed and bamboo, established last century by the British Colonial Army. A magnificently situated property.

Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 - 75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 8 persons.

…unmade road leads part of the way to a shingle/rocky beach with a freshwater spring.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£812 £1295

£813 £1331

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£901 £1480

£922 £1510

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Buffavento, Pomos Where the volcanic rocks of the Paphos mountains meet the crystal blue sea, an escarpment of craggy black cliffs is formed. Before this spectacular backdrop is this fully refurbished and private villa with its own pool and spectacular views along the dramatic coastline.

After a significant upgrade in 2010, Villa Buffavento is now furnished in a fresh, contemporary style, perfect for holidaymakers to relax in comfort. The makeover includes a brand-new kitchen, new light oak furniture throughout (including the terrace, with comfortable sofas from which to enjoy the stunning views) and decking by the pool. You may find that you’re content to stay ‘at home’ with a good book, just soaking up the sunshine, swimming in the private pool and watching the sea, for a considerable portion of your holiday! DVD player, fan and hair dryer included.

This is one of the most dramatic locations on the north coast.

From this location, steps and a path (steep and difficult to negotiate in parts) lead down to a small shingle cove amidst rocky pools 40 metres below, a rock pool enthusiast’s paradise. The road from Polis passes through a number of villages, offering a surprising choice of restaurants and eating places. If you would like to be at one with the sea and the pine scented countryside, look no further.

There are 3 air-conditioned bedrooms, 2 twins on the ground floor with a shared bathroom and a double with en-suite bathroom on the first floor. The large air-conditioned lounge opens onto a large terrace with panoramic views.

The Villa: This is one of the most dramatic locations on the north coast. 300 metres behind the villa are the wooded foothills of the mountain range. This is untamed countryside, a haunting landscape particular to the area.

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3 Bedroom Villa, Pomos Sleeps 2 to 6 Self-catering Private swimming pool

Split air conditioning/ heating units Car included, 75 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport and 20 mins’ drive from Polis

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£714 £1099

£715 £1135

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£789 £1256

£810 £1286


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Natura Beach Hotel & Villas, Polis outskirts This is a well thought out and carefully planned low rise hotel of 76 rooms built in 3 sections including 8 villas (two and three bedroom), each with its own pool. The name was aptly chosen by the owner who is an authority on the plants and wildlife of Cyprus. He has created a delightful property which boasts aromatic herb and rose gardens. The surrounding olive and citrus trees (orange and lemon) as well as the adjoining plantation producing vegetables enable the restaurant to offer healthy meals, whilst the coffee shop serves various home produced herbal teas.

Set right on a long stretch of sand and shingle beach, there is an uninterrupted view of the sea to the north and the foothills to the Troodos mountain range to the south. To the west you will be looking towards the Akamas National Park whilst eastwards is Pomos point. The town of Polis is about a mile away.

The Hotel:

The Villas:

3 Star hotel

2/3 Bedroom villas

Bed and breakfast

Sleeps 2 to 6 (plus 1 or 2 children)

Swimming pool Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Self-catering Swimming pool Air conditioning Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

…there is an uninterrupted view of the sea to the north and the foothills to the Troodos mountain range to the south.

The Hotel price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing an inland view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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£546 £808

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£557 £803

£613 £903

The Villas price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 2 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£607 £883

£811 £1325

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£885 £1446

£871 £1406

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Amaranta, Prodromi, Polis outskirts Surrounded by vineyards, pecan and citrus trees, this older and simply furnished villa is situated amidst mature gardens, lawns and orchards in one of the lushest and greenest valleys in Cyprus.

Surrounded by vineyards, pecan and citrus trees, this older and simply furnished villa is situated amidst mature gardens.

All bedrooms are air-conditioned. The villa is approximately 60 metres from its sister, Villa Anemone, with which it shares a basic tennis court for knocking about. The two are completely private. A 20 minute walk (or a 5 minute drive) past fields and tobacco plantations brings you to the sea and a long sand/shingle beach. The village of Prodromi is a 5 minute walk away, Polis 15 minutes, and the water’s edge tavernas of Latchi are a 5 minute drive. If you are seeking a property in green surroundings close to the sea and town and easy walking distance to shops, restaurants, cafes and tavernas, look no further.

The Villa: 3 Bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 6 Self-catering Private swimming pool

The villa has a large 12 x 5 m private swimming pool which is overlooked by the substantial, shaded dining terrace. The ground floor consists of a fully fitted kitchen, open plan sitting / dining room and hallway leading to 2 twin bedded bedrooms and a downstairs bathroom (bath with shower). A spiral staircase (not suitable for young children) leads to the master ensuite (shower only) bedroom with double aspect balcony.

Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Split air conditioning/ heating units

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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Shared tennis court (not to professional standard)

£726 £1121

£727 £1157

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£829 £1334

£850 £1364


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Andreas Villa, Latchi At the end of an unmade road, in an isolated and private position above Latchi, Villa Andreas sits in rolling countryside with panoramic views to the coast. The bungalow is simply furnished but its location and seclusion are the real draw. The front entrance opens into the air conditioned living/dining room with TV and fireplace and open plan kitchen with washing machine and full cooker. Two steps lead up to a small bathroom with WC, hand basin and small shower cubicle. There is an air-conditioned double bedroom with balcony and two twin bedded bedrooms with air-conditioning and veranda, plus an additional bathroom with bath and shower. A terrace, with panoramic views to the coast, overlooks the stunning pool. An ideal property for those looking for a villa which is off the beaten track but only a ten minute drive to Prodromi, Polis and Latchi with all their cafes, restaurants and tavernas.

An ideal property for those looking for a villa which is off the beaten track…

Price guideline per person:

The Villa:

Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

3 Bedroom villa

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£676 £1022

£677 £1058

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£761 £1200

£782 £1230

Sleeps 2 to 6 Self-catering

Private saltwater swimming pool Air conditioning Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

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Anassa Villa, Latchi Perched above Latchi road is the Villa Anassa. Built in 2004, the property is owned by the same family that owns Villa Anax. From its elevated position the views are excellent and the cool breeze is a welcome relief from the Cypriot summer sun. The house is entered through a large, open-plan air-conditioned spacious living dining room with fully equipped kitchen. Off this room are the 3 airconditioned bedrooms - one double and two twins, all with en-suite bathrooms (bath and shower).

The Villa: 3 Bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 6 Self-catering

An excellent, well looked after villa.

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Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Private swimming pool

The living area opens onto a large patio / terrace with another covered dining area which has direct access to the pool (10m x 5m, 1.0m to 2.4m deep) and the bountiful garden of seasonal fruit trees (pomelo, fig and olive). There is a permanent outdoor barbeque area. The villa is well located with the beach and the centre of Latchi, with its cafes, restaurants and tavernas, only 5 minutes away by car or 20 minutes on foot. There are many good beaches in the area.

Split air conditioning/ heating units

Price guideline per person:

From its elevated position the views are excellent and the cool breeze is a welcome relief from the Cypriot summer sun…

Price based on 2 -sharing a garden view room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£760 £1190

£761 £1226

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£870 £1417

£891 £1447


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Anax Villa, Latchi On the edge of the Akamas National park and above Latchi, this pleasant and spacious villa is set in its own mature garden with private pool |and barbecue area. In the same locale as its sister villa, Anassa, Villa Anax has commanding views towards the Akamas, the sea and Chrysochou Bay. On a clear day you can see the Taurus Mountains in Turkey. The villa has a long driveway flanked by Cypress pines. The entrance is through a large open plan living dining and kitchenette. Off this room are 2 air-conditioned twin bedded rooms which share the main bathroom (bath). The air-conditioned master bedroom, up a couple of steps, has a double bed and ensuite bathroom with shower. French windows lead from the living area to a large covered patio with additional dining area, paved pool area and gardens of olive, fig and orange trees. The swimming pool is 8m x 5x and 1.0m to 2.1m deep. The attractive Kari rocks, featured in the grounds, come from the Droushia area. In a relaxing spot, the villa is well located with the beach and the

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centre of Latchi, with its variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and tavernas, only 5 minutes away by car or 20 minutes on foot. There are many good beaches in the area. A very well maintained property and one of our most sought-after villas.

On a clear day you can see the Taurus Mountains in Turkey…

The Villa:

Private swimming pool

Price guideline per person:

4 Bedroom villa

Split air conditioning/ heating units

Price based on 2 -sharing a 4 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Sleeps 2 to 6 (plus 2 children) Self-catering

Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£756 £1183

£757 £1219

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£866 £1410

£887 £1440


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Souli Hotel, Latchi This unpretentious family run, simple hotel with 50 air - conditioned (payable locally) rooms, boasts an exceptional location on Latchi’s sandy beach. Small, friendly and easy going, this is an ideal base to explore and enjoy the natural ambience of the area. Views from the balconies of the sea-view rooms are of the pool, beach and open sea. A short stroll will take you to Latchi fishing harbour with its numerous cafes, restaurants and tavernas and where fresh fish is an absolute must. The hotel itself boasts a very good seafront indoor and outdoor taverna. The hotel also offers bike hire for the more adventurous guests who wish to explore further afield.

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

2 Star hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Bed and breakfast

Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Swimming pool

Price guideline per person:

…an ideal base to explore and enjoy the natural ambience of the area…

Price based on 2 -sharing an inland view room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£454 £590

£518 £752

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£557 £803

£578 £833

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Aphrodite Beach Hotel, Latchi / Baths of Aphrodite Owned, managed and run by the hugely welcoming Efthyvoulou family, this comfortable and charming hotel, on the doorstep of the Akamas National Park, has 40 sea-view rooms. The Aphrodite overlooks (and steps lead down to) the best beach in the area (sand/fine shingle). Everything in this hotel revolves around and welcomes you to the family - the kitchen is traditional Cypriot home cooking. The hotel’s gardens keep the kitchen in fresh seasonal fruit (figs, pomegranates, oranges, mandarins and lemons) and vegetables (avocados, olives and a host of others). Tassos prepares daily traditional sweets from crispy Baklava to Kalon Prama (a sweet Cypriot dessert).

All rooms are twin-bedded, with private balcony and sea view. They have en-suite bath, shower, wc, telephone, air conditioning/heating, satellite TV and hairdryer. The cafes, restaurants and tavernas of Latchi are only three kilometres away. Ideally located for bird watchers and walkers, the Aphrodite Beach Hotel is an excellent base for a quiet holiday in a rural and unspoilt setting.

The hotel’s gardens keep the kitchen in fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables…

Price guideline per person:

The Hotel: 3 Star hotel (pending) Bed and breakfast Split air conditioning/ heating units

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Car included, 60 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price based on 2 -sharing a sea view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£517 £716

£567 £850

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£606 £901

£627 £931


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Anassa Hotel, Latchi / Akamas area Situated on the doorstep of the Akamas, the luxurious and elegant Anassa (which means Queen in ancient Greek) occupies beautifully landscaped grounds on an excellent beach, about 5 minutes’ drive from Latchi Harbour. Here you will experience exacting standards of comfort and service. The hotel was renovated in 2008 and for many this is the island’s flagship hotel, ranking with the best in the world.

to shady terraces and pergolas looking out to the sea with beautiful coastline views. Refreshments and snacks are served throughout the day and are also available in the two adjoining bars, the Amorosa and the Armonia. Entertainment, sport and leisure facilities and a world class spa complete the picture.

The Hotel: 5 Star deluxe hotel Bed and breakfast Swimming pool

Its rooms and suites are of ever-rising levels of luxury. Public areas include four different restaurants. The Rotunda Lounge with two wood-burning stone fireplaces beneath Anassa’s impressive dome gives access

Air conditioning

Here you will experience exacting standards of comfort and service.

Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel Private taxi transfers included to and from Paphos Airport, 50 mins’ drive

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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£1443 £2451

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1657 £2840

£1601 £2728

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Tavros Apartments, Neo Chorio These family managed apartments, which are firm and long-standing favourites, stand on the outskirts of the attractive village of Neo Chorio, the gateway to the Akamas National Park. The village is located above Latchi and boasts several good tavernas and provision stores. It is just over two miles down to Latchi Harbour and three miles to the Baths of Aphrodite. The apartment complex is made up of six small sections with 6 studios and 24 one bedroomed apartments (with mountain, pool or sea-view) built around a swimming pool which is set within a mature garden.

The Apartments:

Air conditioning

A Class apartments

Car included, 80 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Self-catering Swimming pool

A wonderful location and accommodation which is very highly thought of by our clients.

Price guideline per person:

These family managed apartments stand on the outskirts of the attractive village of Neo Chorio, the gateway to the Akamas National Park.

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Price based on 2 -sharing an inland view studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for other units and more persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

-

£521 £759

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£560 £810

£581 £840


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Lampis Villa, Neo Chorio At the very end of the village of Neo Chorio, with panoramic views over the Akamas coastline, its entrance guarded by two 200 year old carob trees, is Villa Lampis. The villa was built in 2007 and sleeps 6 persons in 2 twin rooms and a double. On the ground floor of the villa is a large, fully equipped kitchen (including a dishwasher, washing machine and coffee maker) leading off to an enclosed vegetable garden and bbq area. The open plan living / dining room leads to a large terrace which overlooks the swimming pool (4m x 8m, depth 1.5m throughout) which is on a lower level along with the main veranda. Also, on the ground floor is a twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom (shower). On the first floor are the two further bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin both ensuite. The villa has split air-conditioning units throughout and a mini safe.

Perfectly positioned, Villa Lampis is less than a 5 minute walk to the centre of Neo Chorio and its tavernas, pottery shop and a mini market this villa is perfectly positioned.

The Villa: 3 Bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 6 Private swimming pool

Air conditioning/ heating units Car included, 80 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 6 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £726 14nts £1121

£727 £1157

£829 £1334

£850 £1364

Paradisos Hills, Lysos This family run, 15 bedroomed attractive, stone-built, traditionally designed hotel opened in September 2005 and is peacefully located on the edge of the large agricultural village of Lysos. The views from the hotel to the sea and to the foothills of the Troodos mountains are spectacular. Snacks and drinks are readily available. The hotel restaurant, under Niki’s care, specialises in traditional meals served against the magnificent mountain panorama and is popular at weekends, extending to the open terrace for meals and refreshments. The view from here, over the pool and the rolling hills, is to the sea. The pool area (80 square metres and 1m to 1.5m depth) is equipped with sunbeds and umbrellas.

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The Hotel:

Air conditioning

Two star village hotel

Car included, 20 mins’ drive from Polis, 45 mins from Paphos Airport

Bed and breakfast Swimming pool

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £608 14nts £898

£665 £704 £1046 £1097

£725 £1127

The views from the hotel to the sea and to the foothills of the Troodos mountains are spectacular.


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Ktima 1937, Droushia Perched some 600 m above sea level in the village of Droushia is this newly converted village property - Ktima 1937. Completed in June 2013 this traditional family village house has been converted into 5 self-catering properties - 4 one bedroomed and one two bedroomed. The properties are set around a central communal swimming pool. Each has a kitchenette (no oven), tv, free Wi-Fi throughout and fully air-conditioned. The 1 bedroom apartments have a queen size double bed and a sofa bed suitable for 2 children or an adult. The 2 bedroom apartment has one double room and a twin. It also has a sofa bed suitable for either 2 children or an adult.

The Apartments:

Swimming pool

One and two bedroom renovated village apartments

Free WiFi

Bed and breakfast / self-catering

Car included, 80 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 1 bedroom apartment. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£650 £982

£615 £1018

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£739 £1167

£760 £1197

Breakfast is included and can be taken either on the open air terrace or in your apartment. The pool bar serves drinks and snacks throughout the day (8am - 4pm).

Breakfast is included and can be taken either on the open air terrace or in your apartment…

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Droushia Heights, Droushia We originally featured this hotel when it first opened in 1985. At the time it was a unique example in Cyprus of a village syndicate owning, managing and running a hotel. Now sold to a new private owner the hotel has undergone a complete renovation, refurbishment and upgrading. This 48 bedroom and suite hotel is surrounded by lavish gardens with aromatic and endemic plants and bushes.

The Hotel: Three star (4th pending) Bed and breakfast Swimming pool Car included,

80 minutes’ drive from Paphos Airport Split air conditioning / heating Free WiFi

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a twin room inland view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun

Within three minutes’ walking distance from the hotel, there is a state of the art Health Centre, providing customised treatments for relaxation, beauty, fitness and slimming. The Health Centre also offers an indoor heated pool, sauna, tennis court and a volleyball court. Our guests can enjoy discounted rates at the Health Centre.

The hotel is surrounded by lavish gardens with aromatic and endemic plants and bushes…

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7nts 14nts

£580 £842

£616 £948

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£690 £1069

£655 £987


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Ayii Anargyri, near Miliou It was in the late eighties that we first featured the Ayii Anargyri which was then a small secluded hotel. The building was formerly a monastery and was established by two monks in 1649. Realising the healing properties of their water, they generously offered free treatment and accommodation to many. Situated in a lush and peaceful setting, this (now adults only) boutique hotel is some 8 miles south of Polis and approximately one mile below the attractive village of Miliou. To quote from our old brochure, ‘surrounded by hills in a quiet green and fertile valley, the location has an almost timeless Biblical quality; here you can feel as if you are stepping into another world’. The owners of this former monastery have sensitively renovated and expanded the old monastery to create a unique hotel of 56 rooms and suites and a luxury spa. The construction is in natural stone and timber, retaining the traditional Cypriot architectural style. Guests patronising the Ayii Anagyri will enjoy the modern amenities as well as the beneficial properties of the mineral waters and the numerous amenities for wellness and fitness offered at this resort.

The Hotel:

Swimming pool

4 Star Hotel (pending)

Car included, 55 minutes’ drive from Paphos Airport

Luxury, adult only boutique hotel Bed and breakfast Spa

Free WiFi in designated areas

Price guideline per person:

The owners of this former monastery have sensitively renovated and expanded the old monastery to create a unique hotel…

Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£643 £968

£826 £1368

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£865 £1463

£963 £1603

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Paphos Region

Like its fabulous Roman mosaics, the region of Paphos is composed of contrasting colours and elements. For some, it may be a place of beaches, dark golden sand and the warmest of seas, of nightclubs, spa hotels and harbour strolls; for others, a place of beautiful mystery, of ancient sites, fallen monuments, village hideaways, secret catacombs and Byzantine hermitages. Renowned for their generosity and love of good times, the locals stay true to the spirit of Aphrodite, their goddess from the sea. Within Paphos itself, so tourist-friendly

15 minutes’ drive from Paphos brings you

and cosmopolitan, its Roman city and

to popular Coral Bay, a great crescent

stunning third century mosaics are being

of shallow waters ideal for children and

slowly uncovered, almost unnoticed.

watersports. Journey inland to the small

Just to the north, the eerie grandeur

villages and green foothills and a hazy,

of the Tombs of the Kings lies in wait.

dreamlike calm descends, filled with

To Coral Bay Thalassa Hotel, Redfield, Byzantino, Thalassa Villa

“Tomb of the Kings” Rock-Cut Tombs Axiothea Hotel

Byzantine Museum

sunshine and fresh local food. High in

PAPHOS OLD TOWN

the hills towers the dramatic Byzantine

...green foothills and a hazy, dreamlike calm descends, filled with sunshine...

SUNVIL Offices

monastery of St.Neophytus. Nearby, the

PAPHOS NEW TOWN

hermit saint’s cave, its crumbling walls covered in frescoes.

3rd Century Mosaics Fort of Paphos

Not to miss... • Roman mosaics, Paphos • Sweet loukoumia in Geroskipou • Tombs of The Kings

Mosaics To Villa Spilio Paphos Harbour

The Annabelle Almyra Hotel Alexander the Great Hotel

To Geroskipou Villa Frene Fitos 3kms

MEDITERRANEAN SE A 35$

Asimina Suites Hotel

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Alexander The Great, Paphos This impressive hotel claims a privileged location with archaeological tombs in its very grounds. Situated within easy walking distance of Paphos harbour and archaeological sites, it overlooks a ‘Blue Flag’ sandy beach. The hotel is only 1 km from the town centre with its many shops, bars, restaurants and tavernas. Having undergone a full refurbishment in 2013 the hotel has been transformed physically whilst still maintaining the charm and hospitality that has made it one of the town’s most popular hotels. The pool area has been completely transformed and, inside the hotel, the rooms and common areas have been revitalised. Accommodation consists of 202 standard, deluxe and superior rooms, garden superior cabanas and a 2 bedroomed royal penthouse suite. The Alexander The Great offers high standards of service and comfort with a wide range of entertainment, sports facilities, indoor and outdoor pools, restaurants and spa. Our most popular 4 star hotel.

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The Hotel:

Air conditioning

4 Star hotel

Free WiFi

Bed and breakfast/ half-board

25 mins private taxi transfer to and from Paphos Airport included

Swimming pool

Price guideline per person:

The hotel is only 1 km from the town centre with its many shops, bars, restaurants and tavernas...

Price based on 2 -sharing a standard twin inland view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£672 £1001

£1049 £1707

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1032 £1666

£1186 £1942


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Asimina Suites Hotel, Paphos The intimate, newest and most luxurious addition to Constantinou Hotels. Opened in April 2010, the Asimina is an ‘all suites’ luxury hotel designed with an adult focus. The hotel offers guests spacious and well equipped suites, some with private pools. Coupled with superb hotel and spa facilities in an impressive beachside setting and it’s no wonder the Asimina Suites are such a popular hotel on the island. As you would expect, the suites are fully equipped - including air conditioning and central heating, separate living room area (for most types of suite), deluxe marble bathrooms, flat screen LCD satellite TV and radio, and DVD player. As well as tea and coffee making facilities there is an espresso machine and mini bar. The deluxe marble bathrooms have bathrobes, slippers and hairdryer. Sports and leisure facilities include 2 outdoor fresh water connected pools, 1 indoor fresh water heated pool and a floodlit tennis court.

The intimate, newest and most luxurious addition to the Constantinou Hotels’ portfolio.

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

5 Star adult only suite hotel

Free Wi Fi

Bed and breakfast Swimming pool

Private taxi transfer to and from Paphos Airport included, 25 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a junior suite land view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

-

£1091 £1861

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1200 £1985

£1312 £2194

There is free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

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Annabelle, Paphos A luxurious and elegant hotel which has exacting standards of comfort and service. One of the island’s most respected luxury hotels, it is centrally situated on the beach on the Paphos seafront with good views towards the picturesque fishing harbour. There are 218 inland view, sea view, terrace garden view and terrace sea view rooms. Family studios, garden studio suites and studio suites complete the picture. Restaurants, sporting facilities, entertainment and an excellent spa at its next door sister hotel, the Almyra, all add to the sophistication of the Annabelle. Set amidst imaginatively landscaped sub-tropical gardens and sun terraces, this is a central and convenient location, with a good choice of shops, restaurants and nightlife within a few minutes’ walk. One of our favourite hotels.

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

5 Star hotel

Free WiFi

Bed and breakfast

25 mins private taxi transfer to and from Paphos Airport included

2 Swimming pools

Price guideline per person:

…imaginatively landscaped sub-tropical gardens and sun terraces...

Price based on 2 -sharing an inland view room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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£651 £959

£979 £1567

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1018 £1606

£1102 £1774


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Almyra, Paphos This very well established, popular hotel on Paphos’ seafront, has a longstanding reputation. The Almyra was originally the Paphos Beach Hotel, the first four star hotel in Paphos. It was completely re-launched, refurbished and re-named in June 2003 and is now furnished and decorated in a contemporary style. Special care has been taken to create a family experience with extra children’s facilities (Kids Club and Crèche - Easter to end October and Christmas) and spacious accommodation to meet family needs. There are 189 inland and sea view rooms, veranda, junior and one bedroom suites to suit every taste.

The harbour is only a few minutes’ walk away whereas various shops, restaurants, bars...

The Hotel:

Free WiFi

5 Star hotel

Private taxi transfer to and from Paphos Airport included, 25 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Bed and breakfast Swimming pool Air conditioning

The Almyra is set amidst 8 acres of landscaped gardens leading to the palm-fringed newly designed seafront, with picturesque views of the old port. Centrally located on the Paphos seafront, the hotel has a wide range of amenities, restaurants, swimming pools, sports facilities and spa. The harbour is only a few minutes’ walk away whereas various shops, restaurants, bars and nightlife are right on the doorstep.

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing an inland view room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£644 £945

£951 £1511

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1088 £1746

£1018 £1606

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Paphos Region

Axiothea, Paphos Sunvil has featured this traditional, family run hotel since 1974. It is located in the older part of Paphos and is approximately 3 km from the sea. The hotel’s elevated position boasts panoramic views across the whole of Kato Paphos to the sea and harbour. The Axiothea is adjacent to a small park and within walking distance of the museums and market. This is a simply furnished, family-run hotel where the owners pride themselves on welcoming and giving our clients their personal attention.

The Axiothea is adjacent to a small park and within walking distance of the museums and market…

The Hotel: 2 Star hotel Bed and breakfast

The hotel has 37 twin-bedded rooms (double beds on request), most with private balcony and excellent views. All have bath, shower (some with shower only), wc, telephone, and air conditioning.

Transfers to and from Paphos Airport included, 20 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Air conditioning

Price guideline per person: The Axiothea Hotel is located in the upper part of Paphos town known as Ktima near the Cathedral church of Ayios Theodoros and the Bishop’s palace, which incorporates the Byzantine museum. The distance to the nearest beach is 3km and to Coral Bay beach 16km.

Price based on 2 -sharing a twin room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£476 £609

£573 £755

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£612 £794

£612 £794

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Spilio, Anavargos On rising ground on the eastern edge of Anavargos, this renovated and extended village house has extensive views southwards towards Paphos and the sea beyond. To the east, beyond a dry river bed and on rising ground, is the village of Konia. Spilio is simply furnished in local style and has a small garden leading to the swimming pool. On one side stands the old bread oven, preserved as a feature, now with a barbecue in front. Kept, too, is the original village house, now the long living-room. Behind it is a taverna. The village church is nearby and a second taverna diagonally opposite. The property can sleep up to 7 people in an air-conditioned double bedroom on the ground floor and an air-conditioned twin on the first floor, plus divan and sofa beds in two living rooms. There is a fully fitted kitchen and two bathrooms with bath.

…has extensive views southwards towards Paphos and the sea...

Split air conditioning/ heating units

The House: Village house Sleeps 2 to 7 Self catering Swimming pool

Car included, 25 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 2 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £655 14nts £980

£656 £1016

£730 £1137

£751 £1167

Fitos Inn, Geroskipou / Paphos The owner, Phytos Thrassyvoulou, is a partner in the very popular Sunbow restaurant in Paphos and President of the Paphos Restaurant Keepers Association. He has built his simply furnished 19 roomed inn amongst extensive citrus groves in an oasis of rural calm yet only 4kms from Paphos harbour. The spot is ideal for walking, cycling and bird watching. The small conference room is suited to small group meetings. There is a family atmosphere here, akin to that of a private home with a pool. The property is a 25 minute drive from Paphos Airport and 1km below the large village of Geroskipou. Ideal for long stays.

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The Hotel:

Swimming pool

2 Star hotel (pending)

Air conditioning Car included, 20 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Bed and breakfast

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £503 14nts £688

£539 £794

£592 £873

£613 £903

The spot is ideal for walking, cycling and bird watching...


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Frene Villa, Geroskipou Villa Frene is a five bedroom villa in a private location within its own large grounds. The villa is approached by a long palm lined driveway. The villa has two bedrooms on the ground floor, both with twin beds, and a bathroom with bath and shower. Also on the ground floor is the large, well equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher as well as the oven. The dining and living area are open plan. The villa is equipped with satellite tv, DVD player, stereo, airconditioning/heat (split units) and WiFi throughout. On the first floor there are another three bedrooms. The master bedroom is with a double bed, en-suite bathroom and balcony. Another of the bedrooms has a double bed and the third bedroom has twin beds. There is also an additional family bathroom.

Three steps lead from the verrandah to the swimming pool and surrounding decking area with BBQ. The swimming pool (5 metres by 10 metres and 1.5 metre depth throughout).

The Villa: 5 bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 10 Self-catering Small childrens’ play area

Split air conditioning / heating units Car included, 40 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Swimming pool

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 5 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included. Request prices for 3 - 10 persons.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £750 14nts £1170

£839 £1381

£965 £1607

£944 £1553

Redfield Cottage, Coral Bay / Peyia This small single storey cottage owned by two of our most faithful owners is surrounded by its large, mature orchard, a veritable Garden of Eden, which contains at least 25 different fruit trees from papayas to lemons. There is one double and one twin bedded room, both air-conditioned.

A large kitchen / dining room and bathroom make up the rest of this bungalow. It is located on the road which leads to the main coastal road and the sea and is approximately 1 km (3 mins’ drive, 10-15 mins walk) from Coral Bay and 2kms from Peyia. One of our most charming properties and, if you are staying here, you need not buy any fruit in season!

Surrounded by its large, mature orchard, a veritable Garden of Eden, which contains at least 25 different fruit trees… Price guideline per person:

The Villa: 2 Bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 4 Split air conditioning/ heating units

Car included, 40 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price based on 2 -sharing a 2 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £630 14nts £931

£631 £967

£688 £709 £1053 £1083

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Thalassa Hotel, Coral Bay With only 58 rooms and suites, this was the first deluxe boutique hotel with spa on the island and is built on a small peninsula above Coral Bay.

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

Deluxe boutique hotel

Private taxi transfers included, 45 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

‘Adults only’ hotel Bed and breakfast Swimming pool

The beach, 20 metres below, is the best in the Paphos area. This hotel is quite unique in Cyprus and we receive excellent reports from guests. The shops, cafes and restaurants are within a 10 minute walk. There are both indoor and outdoor pools, 2 restaurants, spacious lounges and wonderful panoramic views over the bay.

…the first deluxe boutique hotel with spa on the island and is built on a small peninsula above Coral Bay.

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Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a double sea view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

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Byzantino Villa, Aghios Georgios This attractive house, designed to incorporate much of the honey-coloured local stone, is situated in a mixed residential/agricultural area. Coral Bay and the small fishing harbour of Aghios Georgios are each 5 minutes’ drive away. The new Paliomonastero Park, with its excellent facilities for children and adults, is within walking distance.

The green of the surrounding banana plantations enhances the lush, verdant environment…

The Villa: 2 Bedroom villa

The villa has one twin and one double bedroom, both air-conditioned and with ceiling fans, one with en suite shower/wc. There is an additional bathroom with bath and shower. The large open plan living room with sofa-bed also encompasses a fully fitted kitchen and dining area. Outside is a large verandah (along three sides of the house), the barbeque, traditional wood fired Cyprus oven and the swimming pool (10m x 5m and a depth of 1.2m to 2.5m). Understandably one of our most popular villas.

Sleeps 2 to 5 Self-catering

Split air conditioning/ heating units Car included, 50 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Private swimming pool

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 2 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£669 £1008

£670 £1044

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£747 £1172

£768 £1202

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Thalassa Villa, Peyia area Villa Thalassa is set right on the sea front between Coral Bay and Aghios Georgios and within a 1 acre garden which is wild in parts. It is about 5 minutes’ drive from Coral Bay. The sea front here is rocky with clear water and suitable for experienced swimmers only. This is a unique and very much sought after location. There are terraces with sea views along two sides of the property. Two of the 4 bedrooms are ensuite. The villa is air-conditioned throughout.

The Villa: 4 Bedroom villa Sleeps 2 to 8 Self-catering

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Car included, 50 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Free WiFi

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 4 bedroom villa. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

This is a unique and very much sought after location, which is great for experienced swimmers…

Split air conditioning/ heating

£900 £1470

£1012 £1621

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1006 £1690

£1027 £1720


Paphos Region

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Limassol Region

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Limassol Region

Lying between the ancient kingdoms of Curium and Amathus , Limassol is a longestablished, extensive and cosmopolitan resort that is also a “real” working town. Yet it takes but a step to find an abundance of beaches both east and west; a salt-lake peninsula; the fertile foothills of the Troodos with their vineyards, orchards and shaded villages; a Crusader castle, and the magnificent splendour of Greco-Roman Curium.

The region’s variety demands exploration:

...dazzling mosaics of birds, fish and gladiators...

high above the sea, the ancient site of

Not to miss...

Curium looks out upon a blue infinity;

• Birdlife (even flamingos!) around Akrotiri

underfoot, dazzling mosaics of birds, fish

• Cyprus Medieval Museum in Limassol

and gladiators. In the steep narrow streets

• The Crusader Castle of Kolossi

of Lofou, teetering on several hills, even the mellow-stoned houses seem asleep. Cornaro

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Beautiful wood carvings decorate the Monastery of Timios Stavros in Omodos , and in Anogyra the very water itself has the taste of absolute purity.

To Larnaca

To the east, Governor’s Beach, its fine

Four Seasons LIMASSOL TOWN

dark sand and low chalk cliffs; to the west, the enclosed beach at Pissouri. And there’s Limassol itself, with its rejuvenated centre and contemporary vibe, a hub of restaurants, clubs and energy.

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Columbia Beach Resort, Pissouri Well situated on the lovely sand/shingle Blue Flag beach, in the Bay of Pissouri, this is the perfect choice for those who simply want to relax and unwind in style. The luxury, all suite accommodation, is made up of 94 Junior, Executive, 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom suites. The suites are built in traditional Cypriot style and are arranged around an 80m lagoon-style pool. The result is an intimate resort that has a village feel.

A perfect choice for those who simply want to relax and unwind in style…

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

Deluxe exclusive village style suites

Car included

Bed and breakfast

The resort has two restaurants - its main an Italian à la carte restaurant and its more traditional a Cypriot taverna serving fresh fish and meze. These excellent dining options coupled with its four bars offer a variety of dining choices. The Columbia Beach Resort is also fully equipped with leisure and spa facilities - from the 80m centre-piece lagoon pool, tennis and squash courts to the internationally awarded Hebe spa - there is something for all energy levels.

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30 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Swimming pool

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a junior suite garden view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£685 £1052

£1106 £1928

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1145 £1979

£1229 £2135


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Kotsias, Pissouri An attractive small development, managed by Dimitris Antoniou, of 15 one bedroom and 8 two bedroom modest apartments on higher ground, some 100 metres back from and above the long inviting beach of Pissouri Bay. Simply furnished, the apartments offer adequate facilities for a carefree beach oriented holiday. Arranged around the large pool (16m x 8m), the apartments are self catering, each with living room, balcony, satellite TV, kitchenette (full gas cooker), shower room and airconditioning (payable locally at €3.50 per unit per day). There is also a pool bar that offers, drinks and snacks daily from 9am to 7pm. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the pool area. There are several tavernas and grocery stores nearby.

a pool bar that offers, drinks and snacks daily from 9am to 7pm... The Apartments: Air conditioning Car included, 30 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

B Class apartments Self-catering Swimming pool

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 1 bedroom apartment. Flights in winter Gatwick to Paphos with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £433 14nts £548

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£574 £841

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Crowne Plaza, Limassol Located in a vibrant area right on the sea, the Crowne Plaza Limassol is the closest beach hotel to the historic town centre and shopping districts. The hotel is set in terraced gardens along a sandy bay and will provide you with every opportunity to enjoy the fine Mediterranean climate whether you prefer lounging on the beach, by the pool or amongst the palms. Fully renovated and upgraded in 2011 all 134 rooms (Select City View, Superior Sea View rooms, Family rooms, Terrace Studios and Suites) are elegantly furnished and feature highspeed Wi-Fi, satellite LCD TV, hairdryer, bathrobe, slippers, complimentary bottled water, fruit plate and tea/ coffee making facilities, mini-bar, safe, voicemail and electronic security locks. The hotel’s main restaurant is Italian à la carte with a twist. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available at the restaurant and the Lounge Bar, which has live entertainment most evenings.

…is the closest beach hotel to the historic town centre…

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

4 Star beach Hotel 45 minutes private taxi Renovated 2011 transfer to and Half-board from Paphos or Swimming pools Larnaca Airports included - indoor and outdoor

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a select city view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts 909 £1155 £1267 £1421 14nts £1500 £2026 £2254 £2520

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Four Seasons, Limassol On the edge of the Amathus area, just outside the cosmopolitan town of Limassol lies the prestigious Four Seasons Hotel. Independently owned and operated, luxury and sophistication, are the distinguishing marks of this ‘Regal’ establishment. Cosseted surroundings and a warm atmosphere,you will be lured back again and again. Excellent service and facilities to the very highest of standards will ensure that The Four Seasons will leave you revitalised and relaxed. There are 304 superior rooms, studios and suites decorated and furnished to exacting standards. The very welcoming service is discreet and efficient and with 4 restaurants to choose from the hotel provides the ultimate in gourmet dining. Two outdoor pools,one indoor, a sophisticated spa, entertainment and a full range of sports facilities make the Four Seasons one of the most sought after hotels on the island.

The Hotel:

Free WiFi

5 Star hotel

45 minutes private taxi transfer to and from Paphos or Larnaca Airports included

Bed and breakfast Swimming pool Air conditioning

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a superior inland view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

the hotel provides the ultimate in gourmet dining...

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Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£785 £1191

£1150 £1955

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£1189 £1994

£1189 £1994


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Alasia Hotel, Limassol We have worked with the Alasia Hotel since we started operating to Cyprus in 1970. This is one of the classic hotels of Cyprus and is personally run by Nicos Thrassivoulou and his wife and family. It is an owner-managed hotel par excellence and probably our favourite hotel on the island. Nicos’s father was one of the best known hoteliers on Cyprus and ran the Forest Park in its 1950’s heyday. The hotel has been closed for two years for renovation and has been transformed from a traditional establishment to a modern, bright, comfortable hotel, beautifully designed and furnished in light colours and fabrics. There are 60 twin or double bedded rooms including Junior Suites and a one bedroomed executive suite with jacuzzi. Space is created by movable partitions which seemingly bring the well tended gardens and pool into the hotel space. There is an intimate spa with a full range of treatments.

The old port of Limassol, with its many restaurants and tavernas, is within a kilometre, as is the main Limassol shopping centre. Limassol town beach is a ten minute drive. The Alasia is a terrific, comfortable base from which to explore the island.

This is one of the classic hotels of Cyprus and is personally run by Nicos Thrassivoulou and his wife and family…

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a superior room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£587 £856

£763 £1242

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£837 £1363

£862 £1411

The Hotel:

Free WiFi

4 Star hotel

Car hire included, 45 mins’ drive from Paphos or Larnaca Airports

Bed and breakfast Swimming pool Air conditioning

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Antony’s Garden House, Episkopi Built in the mid 19th century and preserving its original character, this house is much appreciated by lovers of old Cyprus and those who want a peaceful base surrounded by flowers and trees. A short flight of steps leads up from the street through a high archway to an open reception and friendly bar. This is the old house comprising 3 large rooms with impressive and lofty arches - in bygone days used as stabling for camels. These are now the breakfast room (buffet breakfast), TV room/lounge with full size snooker table and split level family room with one double and two single beds, kitchenette with fridge and microwave and bathroom with bath. The house looks onto a really spacious courtyard full of mature shrubs and trees, notably two magnificent Cypress trees with colourful bougainvillea climbing through them. At the end of the courtyard is a newer wing on two floors, providing further bedrooms, discreetly built, which blend well with

the original house. From the access verandah to the upper floor bedrooms a lovely view of Akrotiri and Episkopi Bay may be enjoyed.

…spacious courtyard full of mature shrubs and trees... Bed and breakfast

The Hotel: Village inn

Car included, 35 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Rooms sleep 2 to 4

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £524 14nts £730

£525 £766

£564 £817

£585 £847

Cornaro, Arsos The house was built in 1670 and has been tastefully converted into 2 studios, 2 one bedroom apartments and a two bedroomed apartment.

Fans, central heating, television

The House: Village house Sleeps 2 to 4 depending on unit

Car included, 30 minutes’ drive from Paphos airport

Self-catering

Furnished with antique pieces, this is an ideal base from which to explore the fascinating Diarizos river valley and foothills of the Troodos Mountains. It is a 200 metre walk into the village. The delightful village of Omodos is 8km away.

Air conditioning

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct

explore the fascinating Diarizos river valley and foothills of the Troodos Mountains...

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7nts £461 14nts £604

£462 £640

£501 £691

£522 £721


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Nicolas and Maria Cottages, Anogyra The sprawling and charming village of Anogyra is the centre of the ‘Pasteli’ sweet, cottage industry. The carob bean, at one time one of the major exports of the island, is the source of this traditional Cyprus sweet and the ‘Pasteli’ museum a fascinating visit. Nicolas’ and Maria’s cottages are a small group of 300 year old buildings, built around a plantfilled courtyard in the centre of the village. The 8 studios (6 for 2 persons,1 for 3 and 1 for 4 persons) have been tastefully renovated and furnished in traditional style.

a small group of 300 year old buildings, built around a plantfilled courtyard in the centre of the village...

The Hotel:

Shared pool

Village house

Free WiFi

Units sleep 2 to 4

Car included, 30 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport

Self-catering

Each unit has natural stone floors, beamed ceilings, double beds, bathrooms with shower or bathtub and shower and kitchenette with fridge/ freezer and electric/gas hobs. The two larger studios have fireplaces. There is free Wi-Fi throughout. The property is a short walk from the two village tavernas each of which has a swimming pool that can be used free of charge by those occupying the cottages. The nearest beach is a 15 minute drive, Avdimou, where there is a day time beach taverna.

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£491 £652

£506 £716

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£545 £767

£566 £797

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Larnaca Region

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Larnaca Region

Within easy reach are so many of the elements that characterise Cyprus: splendid beaches, a diverse and historic town, exceptional archaeological sites and a smattering of picturesque stone villages that seem to have grown organically from the land. A morning on the beach, lunch in the shade of a village taverna, an afternoon’s exploration of a Byzantine monastery, rounded off with an evening stroll along a palm-fringed promenade and a dinner of freshly caught fish. Perfect.

A distinctly Levantine air graces Larnaca Town, with its maze of back-streets, mosques and chapels, and exuberant sea-front. On the outskirts, the commanding 18th century Kamares Aqueduct is now but a monument to

Not to miss...

a morning on the beach, an afternoon’s exploration...

• Stavrovoumi Monastery • Pierides Museum • Hala Sultan Tekke Mosque

itself, and the serene Hala Sultan Tekke Mosque looks out over the extraordinary Salt Lake, a refuge for migratory birds.

Palm Beach Hotel

Artisan Cape Greco Larnaca Bay

Dating from 6800BC, the World Heritage Neolythic LARNACA TOWN Salt Lake

sites at Choirokoitia and Kalavassos are still

Castella Court Appt.

Larnaca International Airport

neighbours of traditional stone-paved villages, where time seems to have been put on hold. Porfyrios The House of Achilles

At the eastern tip of the island, the National Nature Reserve at Cape Greco provides a sanctuary for ramblers as much as it does

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The Library, Kalavasos Facing St Mary’s Tetiotissa Church, on a quiet street to the left of Kalavasos village square, stands the expanded and sensitively restored nineteenth century building of The Library Hotel and wellness retreat. Within 45 minutes’ drive of the village you can be in either Limassol, Larnaca or Nicosia. With the nature trails of the Troodos mountain range at its back and the south coast below, this property is perfectly located. The surrounding area is home to the earliest known settlements of Cyprus with ruins and artefacts from the Neolithic period.

This intimate ‘adults only’ boutique hotel the best small hotel on the island - has 8 rooms and 3 suites, each individually styled and finished to a very high standard. In our opinion, this is the perfect and most comfortable base from which to explore the rich culture and history that Cyprus has to offer.

This intimate ‘adults only’ boutique hotel - the best small hotel on the island… The Hotel:

Air conditioning

Boutique hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Bed and breakfast

Car included, 45 minutes’ drive from Larnaca Airport

Outdoor jacuzzi

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a superior room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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£559 £800

£637 £990

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£676 £1023

£697 £1071


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Andreas & Melani, Govenor’s Beach This uniquely situated establishment has been functioning as a taverna/ restaurant for many years and was refurbished and the rooms upgraded in 2006. There are 13 rooms on the two upper floors, all with sea-view, mini fridge and satellite TV. The rooms have central heating for the cooler weather and air-conditioning for the hot summer nights. All rooms have their own balcony, tea and coffee making facilities and some interconnect. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the property.

This property has kept its tradition of specialising in well known Cypriot dishes, especially fresh fish. Understandably, it is popular with locals - especially at weekends and during school holidays.

Free Wi-Fi

The Hotel:

Car included, Village Inn, Governor’s Beach 40 minutes’ drive from Larnaca Rooms sleep Airport, 50 2 to 3 minutes’ drive Bed and from Paphos breakfast Airport Air conditioning/ heating

Price guideline per person:

This property has kept its tradition of specialising in well known Cypriot dishes, especially fresh fish.

Price based on 2 -sharing a sea view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £496 14nts £674

£567 £850

£606 £901

£627 £931

Tochni Tavern, Tochni Perched on high ground, with a bird’s eye view of the village, Tochni Tavern has stone built studios and one-bedroom units on two floors, all with terrace or balcony. To one side, is the taverna (shut from January to March) where meals and drinks (no bar) are served and where most weeks there is entertainment with live music and dancing, creating a good atmosphere. On the other side of the swimming pool are the studios and apartments which all have good views over the village to the sea. A range of traditional village activities from traditional cookery to olive picking - can be booked and paid for locally. This is a lovely place to stay as it is well looked after and a beautiful spot.

most weeks there is entertainment with live music and dancing...

The Apartments: Car included, Village Inn Bed and breakfast Swimming pool Split air conditioning/ heating units

35 minutes’ drive from Larnaca Airport, 55 minutes’ drive from Paphos Airport

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £520 14nts £723

£598 £913

£637 £964

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£658 £994

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Eveleos, Tochni An excellent, high quality, stone built property with expensive fittings throughout. A 200 metre stroll brings you to the centre of Tochni village. A total of 8, beautifully renovated, one bedroom and 2 studio apartments are set around an overflow pool (depth 1m to 1.4m). Some have a balcony, others are with sitting out areas around the pool. Two of the apartments can interconnect. Four apartments are with double beds (four poster) and the rest are twin bedded. All can accommodate a third person on a sofa bed. Five of the bathrooms are with bath, the others are with shower. Living areas all have satellite television, complimentary Wi-fi and minisafe, kitchens are with fridge and coffee-maker.

In the summer of 2011 an adjoining building and a property 80m away were converted into an additional 8 apartments. The adjoining property contains 2 studios and 2 one bedroom apartments. The newly converted property (Eveleos B) has its own pool and is made up of 1 studio, 2 one bedroom and one 2 bedroom apartment.

…beautifully renovated, one bedroom and 2 studio apartments are set around an overflow pool...

Price guideline per person: The Apartments: Self-catering Apartments Sleep 2 to 3 Shared swimming pool

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Split air conditioning/ heating units Car included, 55 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport and 35 mins’ drive from Larnaca Airport

Price based on 2 -sharing a studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£513 £709

£570 £857

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£609 £908

£630 £938


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House of Archilles, Khirokitia This listed stone house was built in the 19th century by the owner’s family. The original occupants were farmers. The men cultivated wheat and barley, while the women harvested carobs, olives, made silk and worked lace for the merchants of nearby Lefkara. From a private road, double wooden doors open into a secluded, mature garden planted with, amongst others, lavender and oleander. The swimming pool is overlooked by an ancient almond tree. The double doors from the terrace open onto a Palati, a traditional double vaulted, high ceilinged wooden beamed room. This large open plan area has a dining area and a double sofa-bed that can sleep 2. Off this room is the fully fitted kitchen.

ground floor and a double, bedroom with four poster and en- suite shower room. Upstairs is a twin bedded room with an en suite shower room. There is ample parking.

This listed stone house was built in the 19th century by the owner’s family. The original occupants were farmers…

The House:

Swimming pool

Village house

Car included, 55 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport and 30 mins’ drive from Larnaca Airport

Sleeps 2 to 8 Split air conditioning/ heating units and central heating

Price guideline per person: Upstairs is a double bedroom with en-suite shower and balcony. The second apartment is also entered from the terrace through double doors into the hallway. The living / dining area can comfortably seat 8. There is a fully fitted kitchen on the

Price based on 2 -sharing a 3 bedroom village house. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£750 £1170

£751 £1206

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£836 £1348

£857 £1378

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Porfyrios, Khirokitia The first guest house in this hillside village, this two storey stone built property with its traditional architecture, décor and blossoming greenery reflects the spirit and atmosphere of a bygone era. All six, fully equipped and air-conditioned onebedroom suites surround a private courtyard with a pool and spacious sunbathing deck. All suites have traditional stone floors and more or less the same dimensions but with different layouts and colour schemes.

The Apartments: Village property

Governor’s Beach is the nearest sandy beach (10 km) and there are two small supermarkets and a café approximately 150 metres away.

1 Bedroom suites, Sleep 2-3 Self-catering Swimming pool

Split air conditioning/ heating units Car included, 55 mins’ drive from Paphos Airport and 35 mins’ drive from Larnaca Airport

A very professionally managed property.

Price guideline per person:

…traditional architecture, décor and blossoming greenery reflects the spirit and atmosphere of a bygone era.

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Price based on 2 -sharing a studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£513 £709

£570 £857

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£609 £908

£630 £938


Larnaca Region

Castella Court, Larnaca Town This recently refurbished two bedroom, second floor apartment situated directly on Mackenzie Beach offers beautiful sea views. It is in an excellent location to combine relaxation on the beach with a base from which to explore the island. Mackenzie Beach can be reached directly from the gardens. It is ideal for children, as the sea here has an extensive shallow area and the sandy beach is ideal for building sand castles. Shops, restaurants and bars are within easy walking distance. Larnaca’s attractive seafront promenade and the old town are about 1km away. The apartment has 2 bedrooms (one double bed and one twin). The fully equipped kitchenette opens onto a large living / dining room with sea views. The large verandah looks onto the beach and has an additional dining table and chairs. As all amenities are close at hand, a car is not necessary but is recommended for those who want to explore the region. The apartment has assigned and gated parking.

It is ideal for children, as the sea here has an extensive shallow area and the sandy beach is ideal for building sand castles.

The Apartment: Self-catering apartment Sleeps 4 plus one adult or two children on sofa bed

On the beach with excellent sea views 15 minutes’ private taxi transfer from Larnaca Airport included

Air conditioning

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a 2 bedroom apartment. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Transfers included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£584 £815

£550 £781

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£589 £820

£589 £820

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Palm Beach Hotel and Bungalows, Larnaca Town Set in a lush tropical garden, recently fully renovated, grand and impressive and yet warm and welcoming, the Palm Beach is situated on a sandy beach in Larnaca Bay, only 6kms from Larnaca town centre.

Set amongst a profusion of palm trees and exotic gardens this is a veritable ‘Garden of Eden’… Price guideline per person:

Set amongst a profusion of palm trees and exotic gardens this is a veritable ‘Garden of Eden’. Comfort and luxury are of the highest standards with indoor and outdoor pools, a health centre, and a choice of restaurants and bars. The hotel has 228 inland, sea-view and garden studio rooms. The Palm Beach is also an ideal base for exploring - not only Larnaca town, but also the rest of the island, with the capital Nicosia only about 30 minutes’ drive away.

The Hotel: 4 Star hotel Bed and breakfast Swimming pool Air conditioning

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Private taxi transfers to and from Larnaca Airport included 20 minutes’ drive from Larnaca Airport

Price based on 2 -sharing a twin inland view. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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£643 £979

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£682 £1060

£745 £1144


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The Artisan Resort, Cape Greco The Artisan Resort at Cape Greco is something rather special, owned and designed by Andreas Lordos and his wife Zoe – both architects and long time friends of Sunvil. It is only a ten minute drive to the popular resort of Ayia Napa, but here you could be in a different world.

The common areas have been planted with 1,500 plants suited to hot climates and watered by a computerised water drop system. There is a resident gardener. The individual villa gardens contain mainly aromatic plants and shrubs. There is a small, simple communal play area for children. Furnishings in the villas are of high quality, crisp and cool, with hessian used extensively for the curtains.

The Villas: 3 and 4 Bedroom villas Sleeps 2 - 7 Swimming pool, appx 4m x 8m, pool shower Hob, oven, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine by Miele

Flat screen TV, swivel wall-mounted, booster, local channels, multiregion DVD Car included, 45 mins’ drive from Larnaca Airport

Price guideline per person: The Artisan Resort is a private, tiny gated community of 15 houses, built in 2009. It is situated on the fringes of the Cape Greco National Park, part of which lies below the sea. There are five villas available for holiday use, all with private pools. Two are with three bedrooms and partial sea views and sleep 5 and three are four bedroom properties sleeping up to 7 persons and are sea facing. The villas are built with cavity walls and have double ventilating roofs to ensure coolness even in the hottest August weather.

The Artisan Resort at Cape Greco is something rather special and owned and designed by Andreas Lordos and his wife Zoe…

Price based on 2 -sharing a villa 14. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£681 £1045

£843 £1403

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£963 £1615

£903 £1484

There is no need for air-conditioning here as the villas have been carefully sited to ensure a flow of cooling breezes. Ceiling fans abound as they are a healthier alternative, but there is nevertheless air-conditioning throughout. Patios, gardens and open spaces have been carefully designed.

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Troodos Mountains

A region of tranquil valleys and vaunting peaks, of remote villages and painted churches, the heavily-forrested Troodos Mountains are a lyrical counterpoint to modern urgencies. Calm and spacious, snow-tipped in winter, flower-decked in spring and fruit-filled in autumn, it’s a place to linger and dream, to wander and reflect. In the height of summer, its coolness beckons: hiking trails, cherry blossom, the crested hoopoe, frescoes, waterfalls and vine-covered tavernas.

Away from the coast, the roads twist and

Kakopetria Linos Inn

turn through foothills and valleys towards

Kalopanayiotis Casale Panayiotis

the mountains; occasional mellow-stoned villages appear, perched upon a hillside or slumbering among the pine groves, alongside an extraordinary group of lavishly decorated Byzantine churches.

It is said that Cyprus is proportionally more heavily wooded than Canada...

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In Agros, on the sunny southern slopes, vineyards; among the tiled rooftops and cobbled streets of Kalopanayiotis, sulphur

Edelweiss Forest Park Pano Platres

New Helvetia

springs; medieval Kakopetria, idyllic and unchanging; the tumbling Caledonia Falls near Platres; and, towering over all, at

Not to miss...

1950m, the great dome of Mount Olympus.

• Church of Aghios Nikolaos (St Nicholas) Tis Stegis, Kakopetria

Unique flora and panoramic views delight

• Kykkos Monastery and Museum

the walker; the Artemis Trail and the E4

• Mount Olympus nature trails

patiently await.

• The panoramic views from the top of Mount Olympus (1950m)

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Forest Park, Platres One of the traditional hotels of Cyprus and probably its most gracious, the Forest Park is still family run, which may explain its old world charm.

Set in 20 acres of extensive gardens and grounds, the hotel enjoys the most wonderful far-reaching views. There are 140 rooms, indoor heated and outdoor pool and some sports facilities. Many restaurants, bars and shops are within easy walking distance. A perfect hotel for a two centre holiday combined with any other resort, or for a relaxing mountain holiday with a flavour of old fashioned comfort and attention to detail. An ideal and very comfortable base from which to visit the heavily wooded Cyprus mountains, walk trails and explore churches and monasteries and spot flowers and birds.

…old fashioned comfort and attention to detail...

Car included, 80 minutes’ drive from Larnaca or Paphos Airports

The Hotel: 4 Star hotel Bed and breakfast Swimming pool

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts 14nts

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£490 £696

£564 £817

£585 £847

New Helvetia, Platres This is an attractive, older style hotel, only a few minutes’ walk from the heart of the village and managed by the same family since 1929. The hotel has been approved by the EU as a historic building. Situated in a secluded corner of the village amidst pine trees, this is an ideal hotel for peace and tranquillity. There are 39 rooms, suites, selfcatering studios and a restaurant. The staff can arrange horse riding, fishing, tennis and swimming. For those who wish to venture further afield, the hotel has become something of a ‘bike hire’ centre and designated trail maps to explore the surrounding area can be obtained at the hotel reception. This is a friendly and hospitable establishment, where guests are made to feel at home. © Cyprus Tourism Organisation

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© Cyprus Tourism Organisation

Situated in a secluded corner amidst pine trees, this is an ideal hotel for peace and tranquillity… Split air conditioning/ heating units (studios only)

The Hotel: 3 Star hotel Bed and breakfast

Car included, 80 minutes’ drive from Paphos or Larnaca Airports

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £450 14nts £583

£486 £689

£515 £731

£546 £770


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Edelweiss, Platres First opened in 1976, this small, traditional family-run hotel has 22 bedrooms and is situated within a couple of minutes’ walk of the heart of Platres. Recently renovated, it is conveniently situated for excursions to the Caledonian Falls (2 km), visits to some of the small, unique Byzantine painted churches and walking trips in the surrounding forest. During the Winter season it is possible to ski. The cherry and almond blossom at spring time has its own charm as the land is fertile and good for fruit growing. The area also attracts bird watchers, photographers, botanists and painting groups. A variety of beaches are within a 45 minute drive. Arrangements can be made for hiring bikes and information is available regarding swimming pools in the area. George, the manager/owner, is very knowledgeable and helpful regarding

advice on hiking and dining. An unsophisticated establishment open all year round and good value.

unique Byzantine painted churches and walking trips… The Hotel: Bed and breakfast Air-conditioning and heating throughout

Car included, 80 minutes’ drive from Paphos or Larnaca Airports

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £573 14nts £828

£574 £864

£613 £915

£634 £945

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Linos, Kakopetria Over a period of many years, Stelios has steadily purchased a terrace of old houses in the medieval settlement and has lovingly restored these to create a unique 30 bedroom character inn on two floors. This was the first such renovation on the island. The inn has a sauna, a lounge / cafeteria with bar and a well-liked indoor and outdoor restaurant / taverna serving mainly Cypriot dishes.

A perfect place for mountain walks… Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug Sep-Oct 7nts £580 14nts £842

£581 £878

£620 £929

£641 £959

A perfect place for mountain walks with the UNESCO World Heritage medieval church of St Nicholas of the Roof within walking distance.

The Hotel: Village Inn Bed and breakfast

Car Included, 90 mins’ drive from either Paphos or Larnaca Airports

Television and telephone

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Casale Panayiotis, Kalopanayiotis A syndicate from Kalopanayiotis has renovated a group of independent, traditional houses to create an elegant inn of 21 individually designed rooms and suites set above a bubbling mountain river. Respecting the traditional architecture of the village, Panayiotis blends harmoniously into the surrounding mountainous landscape. The modern comforts of a luxury boutique hotel and spa have been added to authentic, traditional features to create a relaxing cultural experience. An excellent spot from which to begin mountain walks.

The Inn:

Spa

Village Inn

Car included, 95 minutes’ drive from either Paphos or Larnaca Airports

Bed and breakfast Television and telephone

The modern comforts of a luxury boutique hotel and spa…

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a comfort studio. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Car Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

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£634 £950

£635 £986

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£674 £1037

£695 £1067


Troodos Mountains

Š A. Lorenzetto

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Nicosia Region

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Nicosia Region

Enclosed within its formidable Venetian bulwarks, the old medieval town seems to have a separate existence from the encircling urban sprawl. Inside its walls, you will find an historic fusion of Gothic and Ottoman buildings, hidden courtyards, filigree balconies and twisting streets. It feels as if under every stone a story lies. Intimate and beguiling, scarred and divided, it is the complicated heart of Cyprus.

Often overlooked by tourists, Nicosia’s

the remains of an entire medieval precinct,

compact walled town is packed with interest.

to be studied at leisure from a shaded

Busy and down-to-earth, easily walked

kafenion.

around, it hosts a stunning collection of Byzantine art in the Makarios Cultural

As a touring base, the eastern Troodos

Centre, and in the Cyprus Museum the most

lie nearby, with the impressive Machairas

remarkable artefacts are on almost casual

Monastery and lovingly protected village

display. History is everywhere. Even today, a

of Fikardou, plus a series of walking trails

recent repair to a municipal carpark revealed

with sweeping panoramas.

Castelli

Holiday Inn NICOSIA

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Not to miss... • Makarios Cultural Centre • Omeriye Hamaan (restored Ottoman steam baths) • Famagusta Gate

...remarkable artefacts are on almost casual display...

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Holiday Inn, Nicosia In recent years, Nicosia has benefited from having an enlightened Mayor who encouraged the pedestrianisation and renovation of parts of the old town. The Holiday Inn is a few minutes’ walk from this colourful and interesting district and is, itself, set in a restored building of character within the ancient city walls. There is ample parking opposite the hotel.

…you could not be more central, set within the ancient city walls.

Ideal for a comfortable base; you could not be more central.

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Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Taxi transfer Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun

The Hotel:

Air conditioning

4 Star hotel

45 minutes private taxi transfer to and from Larnaca Airport included

Bed and breakfast Swimming pool

All the 140 large rooms have generous sized beds, ISDN line telephones with voicemail, satellite TV with video channel, tea and coffee making facilities, and minibar. Executive Club rooms have extras including trouser press, safe, hairdryer, bathrobe, bathroom scales and newspapers. Two restaurants, a health club with indoor pool, sauna, whirlpool, Roman baths and fitness equipment complete the picture.

Price guideline per person:

7nts 14nts

£604 £933

£664 £993

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£668 £962

£703 £1032


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Castelli Hotel, Nicosia Within the the 16th century Venetian walls and in the heart of the old city of Nicosia, the Castelli is part of a renovated mansion house. The 46 roomed hotel is perfectly located to explore Nicosia by foot. The Cyprus, Byzantine and Archaeological Museum are all nearby, as is the Municipal Theatre. This is now the most fashionable area in Nicosia with cafes, restaurants and tavernas located in many of the renovated buildings. An excellent location.

Within Venetian walls and the heart of the old city, the Castelli is part of a renovated mansion house…

The Hotel: 3 Star hotel, Nicosia Town Bed and breakfast Air conditioning

All rooms are air conditioned, comfortably furnished with private facilities (bath and shower). Rooms also have data ports, internet connection, room safe and satellite TV. The Castelli Hotel is under the same ownership as the Holiday Inn and clients can use the health club facilities at the Holiday Inn (200m up the road).

Private taxi transfer to and from Larnaca Airport included 45 minutes’ drive from Larnaca Airport

Price guideline per person: Price based on 2 -sharing a standard room. Flights in winter Gatwick to Larnaca with BA and in summer Gatwick to Larnaca with Norwegian (please see pages 74 -75 for details). Taxi transfer Included.

Nov-Mar Apr-Jun 7nts 14nts

£554 £813

£594 £853

Jul-Aug

Sep-Oct

£598 £822

£633 £892

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Sunvil, Cyprus and Responsible Tourism Tourism has the enormous potential to benefit local communities, their economies and the environment. However, we must not forget that the travel industry can also have a negative impact on its destinations if not properly managed.

At Sunvil we are passionate about the areas in which we specialise and the local people with whom we work. We therefore feel that it is our responsibility to help minimise any adverse effects. To achieve this, we have established close relationships with our destinations (including Cyprus, which we have featured since 1973) and work alongside our local agents and host communities to develop a sustainable and culturally sensitive tourism industry that aims to bring long-term social, economic and environmental benefits. In addition, we believe that it is our responsibility to learn about and respect the customs and culture of the destinations that we visit. In turn we aim to educate our clients and encourage them to participate and experience local life, thus providing a more enjoyable experience for the visitor. As a recognition of our commitment to Responsible Tourism, Sunvil has been awarded 5-stars by the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO). For more information on Sunvil’s Responsible Tourism policy, please visit our website www.sunvil.co.uk and select the heading ‘About Sunvil’.

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Since 2010 the Cyprus Tourism Organisation, the Cyprus Sustainable Tourism Initiative and the Travel Foundation have introduced a programme of initiatives designed to position Cyprus as a leader in responsible tourism. Together with the support of tour operators, including Sunvil, the programme aims to conserve and enhance the natural environment, promote the local culture and heritage, and to ensure that the maximum economic benefits from tourism stay in the destination and reach local people. Although most of the work is taking place behind the scenes what this means for the visitor is a greater visibility of local produce (Cypriot wine, cheese, handicrafts), a more authentic guest experience and peace of mind, in the knowledge that steps are being taken to conserve the heritage and landscape of this varied island.

Sunvil & Cyprus In Cyprus we use local suppliers and local representatives wherever possible, and encourage our suppliers, through many initiatives, to protect and treasure their environment. Examples of our work in Cyprus include: Featuring a wide selection of village based holidays and we encourage those living in the villages to take pride in their culture and heritage.

The promotion of the Village Routes fly-drive excursions. Six routes have been designed by the Travel Foundation: Limassol and the surrounding area, Orini and Larnaca, Farmagusta, Troodos Mountains, Pitsillia and Akamas National Park. Together with our accommodation suppliers, we are using Travelife to improve the sustainability of our holiday programme, We support the Paphiakos Animal Welfare organisation.

Climate Change & Carbon Offsets

The Travel Foundation is a UK charity that cares for the places we love to visit. Your holiday can make a real difference to your favourite destinations. It can help protect the natural environment, traditions and culture – the things that make your visit special. And it can improve the well-being of local families – so that more people benefit from your visit. All of which can make your holiday experience even better! Most importantly, it can help ensure that there are great places for us all to visit – for generations to come.

Although the science of climate change, in particular the overall impact of aviation, is not yet fully understood, it is generally accepted that the carbon dioxide (CO2) produced by aircraft fuel is contributing to climate change.

Sunvil, along with many other travel companies, is supporting the work of The Travel Foundation by donating 50p from every person booked to the charity and providing help in kind in the way of complimentary flights, accommodation and other services in order to help the workings of the charity.

The flights taken by Sunvil’s 30,000 customers generate about 12,000 tonnes of CO2 every year - around the same as 3,500 cars. One return flight to the Cyprus releases 0.6 tonnes of CO2 into the atmosphere.

The UK is taking a lead in changing the way the world travels. For more information, please take a look at The Travel Foundation’s website at www.thetravelfoundation.org.uk

Since 2006, Sunvil has directly supported an offsetting project within the Retezat National Park in Romania, home to wolves, brown bear, wild boar, lynx, roe and red deer. For each client travelling with us we have donated 50p to the project, a total contribution of £51,818. This money has been invested in the installation of alternative energy systems (solar power) for the visitor centres, community centres and information points.

Paphiakos Animal Welfare Paphiakos Animal Welfare is a non-profit organisation and the only one in Cyprus that aims to provide free rescue, emergency and medical care for every animal in distress or in need of help.

The project in the Retezat National Park has now come to a close, and we are currently looking for a new offset project to support in one of our destinations. In the meantime, we are saving 50p per client to invest as soon as our decision is made.

Its monthly magazine, What’s Happening? can be found in Sunvil’s villa information packs, is available via Angela (Sunvil’s Manager in Cyprus) or from Paphiakos itself, at No 12, Dedalos Building, 8049 Kato Paphos (tel 26 946 461).

We know that carbon offsetting is not the total answer but, we have to make a start somewhere and, hopefully, from these small steps there will be a positive knock-on effect which will go some way towards safeguarding the planet.

The organisation’s work, master-minded by founder Christine Panayiotou and a whole host of helpers (many volunteers), is impressive. Cats, dogs, horses, donkeys, sheep, goats and even rabbits – in fact, any animal in need of assistance – are all checked by a team of four vets, fed, watered, groomed and neutered if necessary. Then the challenge is to find them new homes.

Sunvil Holidays is an industry partner of the Travelife Sustainability System, a scheme designed to address the adverse social and environmental impacts of the tourism industry. Each property within our Cyprus brochure has been asked to complete a self-assessment audit and to adopt Travelife as the tool for managing their sustainable business practices.

Do visit Paphiakos to see the excellent work it is doing, and stop for a cup of tea, cake and a varied menu of home-made goodies at the adjacent T-Rooms, the profits from which go to support animal care. If you find an animal in trouble, you now know where to take it! The centre is open from 7 am to 7 pm and has a 24-hour emergency rescue service. Please donate whatever you can to this wonderful charity to help it continue its considerable work – it relies entirely on the support of the caring public.

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General Information The following notes (pages 74-75) are to be used in conjunction with our Booking Conditions (page 79) and with the price panels. Please take the time to read them. If you do not, we cannot be held responsible for any misapprehensions you may have about our holidays. Information contained in this brochure may change between its publication and a booking by a customer. You will be told of any changes when booking. Sunvil is a fully bonded operator. We are licensed by the Civil Aviation Authority (ATOL 808) for all air based holidays in this brochure. All non-air travel arrangements (e.g. accommodation or ground arrangements only) conform to the bonding requirements of The Travel Association (ABTA). Complete financial protection is thus assured. In the unlikely event of our insolvency, these organisations will ensure that you are not stranded abroad and will arrange to refund any money you have paid us in advance. For further information visit the CAA (www.atol.org.uk) and ABTA (www. abta.co.uk) websites. What your Holiday Price Indication Includes Flights as confirmed at time of booking. Private transfers on arrival and departure (there may be a supplement for single persons travelling on their own), or car hire from the airport where included in the holiday cost; accommodation as detailed (see relevant resort pages); services of our local representative (where applicable); all airport taxes/ security charges and VAT known at time of printing. Does not include Charge (if any) for airconditioning. Travel insurance; surcharges, if applicable (see Booking Conditions); flight supplements, if applicable. A charge of 2% if payment is made by Credit/Charge Card. This charge may increase should the credit card companies increase their charges to Sunvil. The charge will be quoted at the time of booking. A car collection charge of €20 paid locally at Paphos and Larnaca airports. Non-Standard Holidays Our holidays can be very flexible. Some of the most popular arrangements are the following: Multi-centres Most of the holidays offered can be combined. To arrive at a very rough two week, two centre holiday price, add together the two week single centre prices in each case and divide by two, adding an extra £50 per person to cover the additional administration costs and transfers between centres. Then double check with us. There may be added complications and extra charges! Food packs in villas and village houses are not provided at the second centre. Tailor-made holidays For holidays of a longer duration and more complex nature, please ask us for a quotation. We can also arrange flights for one person and accommodation for two, a week in a villa/hotel and a week without accommodation but with a car, varying durations for different members of your party, etc. Accommodation only Most properties are also available on an “accommodation only” basis. Children’s discounts do not apply to accommodation only arrangements. Local Representatives Please remember that wherever you are, our representatives can always be contacted by phone should a problem arise. They may not necessarily visit you or contact you in every location. For local information, hotel managers, owners and receptionists are often only too keen to help you. Any problems you experience must be reported locally so that we are given the opportunity of solving them. Our

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programme in Cyprus includes several far flung locations where we can never guarantee a visit from a representative.

Hotel Accommodation Room furnishings In most cases, rooms are furnished with twin beds. When a double bed is requested, we pass the preference to the hotel. Most hotels do have some rooms with double beds - if they do not, they can usually successfully push two single beds together. We can never guarantee that a double bed will be provided. In villas, soap, hand and bath towels are provided, but not beach towels - please take your own. Balcony and sea view Nearly all hotel rooms have a balcony or terrace. Sea view can be guaranteed only where a supplement is charged. Three bedded rooms Three bedded rooms are available in all hotels but, as they are often twin rooms with an extra bed, they may be rather cramped. We cannot be held responsible if you find the room too crowded. Single rooms Single rooms are sometimes smaller. They are also difficult to book in August, September and October. In the low season you may well, however, have a twin for sole use, although it is very much the luck of the draw. Beach and sports facilities These usually have to be paid for locally. In the low season (generally November to April), not all outdoor facilities may be available. If you are holidaying in this period and you feel a particular facility is vital to the enjoyment of your holiday, please ask us to check with the hotel if it is available then. Hotel air-conditioning Where air conditioning is mentioned this is provided at the discretion of the management and may not necessarily operate 24 hours and every day.

Villa Accommodation Accommodation in this brochure has been selected with care. Villas and apartments are adequately equipped including fridges, cookers or cooker rings, cutlery and linen. Beach towels are not provided, so please take your own. Cleaning/linen change is done weekly. Access to villas and village houses will be after 3pm to allow for cleaning. Villas and village houses have to be vacated by 10am on day of departure. Remember, water is always scarce so please conserve it. Please note: private pools are freshwater, unheated and may not be in use between 15 November and 15 March. Villas and village houses are heated by either central heating, portable gas or paraffin stoves and/or log fires unless otherwise stated. Most air-conditioning systems in the bedrooms of little Villas with airconditioning are also heaters - please enquire. Access to properties must always be given to pool maintenance and gardening staff, otherwise standards cannot be maintained. Villas, Village Houses and Rural Locations Our villas and village houses are often located in rural areas. Indeed, for many people, this is one of their great attractions. However, having

open countryside nearby or a location within a working village, ‘friendly locals’ can include more than the village priest. Ants, lizards,wasps, spiders, fieldmice, snakes, field rats, etc., are not uncommon in Cyprus (after all, they were there first!) although no more numerous than anywhere else in the Mediterranean. So, if you or any of your party are likely to be squeamish about a possible visit from local wildlife, we recommend you check with us as to the suitability and location of your chosen accommodation before you book. Mechanical & Digital facilities These facilities rely on local networks and therefore service levels cannot be guaranteed. No compensation is payable if the service is not working and is awaiting repair. Other facilities, fixtures and fittings - including but not limited to, dishwasher, washing machine, swimming pool, lighting and air conditioning units may require servicing or repair. We cannot be held responsible for loss of use while repair is being undertaken. Internet and WiFi If accommodation has WiFi or broadband internet access this will be mentioned in the description. Please note, connections are sufficient for checking email and light web browsing. Bandwidth restrictions or extra charges may apply if the connections are used for downloading large files or streaming video content. WiFi is available in most main villages and many local cafes also advertise free connections. Please note that we cannot guarantee WiFi availability as this is dependent on local ISPs, technical issues etc. and this facility does not form part of our contract with you. Mobile Telephones Reception is often erratic and some locations are unsuitable for mobile telephones, so please check with us first. Photography The photographs in this brochure have been taken to show a property or resort area to its best advantage. Wide angle lenses are used for most room interiors, building exteriors and some beach/scenic shots. Most are taken off-peak so in high season the beaches will generally be busier than shown. When an interior or a view is shown, this is an indication only as not all rooms or views may be the same. Interior fixtures, fittings and furnishings may also vary from room to room, or the owner may have decided to change a certain piece of furniture or décor since the picture was taken. Exterior shots can also change. As we cannot re-photograph all properties and views every year, inevitably trees, bushes and shrubs can appear where previously there were none. Children and Infants Children under 12 years of age on the date of return qualify for reductions as follows:

Self Catering Villa Holidays and Village Houses A reduction of £25 per booking for the first child only. Additionally, don’t forget that children count towards the party size, so not only do they get a discount, they also reduce the basic holiday cost for everyone else. Many other operators do not follow this practice and you often find that each of four adults booking with Sunvil will cost less than two adults and two children booking with other operators.


Fly Drive Holidays Children’s reductions do not apply to fly-drive holidays.

Hotel Holidays Separate child reductions will be quoted for each hotel. Infants under 2 years of age on the date of return travel for a flat rate of £50. Cots should be requested on the booking form and are payable direct to the hotel (usually £3 to £5 per day, more usually free). All food, too, is payable locally. Child car seats may be pre-booked at an extra charge. Some charter carriers do not allow children under the age of 16 to fly alone. They must travel as unaccompanied minors. Please note: Cots and child car seats supplied locally may not meet British Safety Standards. Infants do not qualify for a seat on the aircraft, nor for any baggage allowance. Group Travel We are experienced in making arrangements for special groups and welcome genuine enquiries for affinity, conference, special interest and incentive travel. Passports, Currency, Pregnancy & Health The following information for UK visitors to Cyprus was correct at the time of going to press. It is, however, advisable to check a few weeks before departure as to whether any changes have taken place. Passports and Visas A FULL PASSPORT valid for at least 3 months from your date of return is required. Visas are not required for EU passport holders. In 2009, the UK Government began to implement its requirement for APIS (Advanced Passenger Information) data for all passengers travelling internationally into and out of the UK. We need to collect this information from all passengers on behalf of the carrier, which is legally required to collect this information and provide it as part of the check-in process. These details can be submitted confidentially and securely online via the e-borders section at http://mybooking.sunvil.co.uk/apis/login.asp If you do not have your passport details at hand, this information can be submitted at a later date. However, it must be submitted at least 10 days before departure. The information will be passed on directly to the relevant airline and kept for no more than 10 years by the British Government. It will be protected in keeping with the Data Protection Act and appropriate security controls will ensure it is not used or accessed incorrectly. It will be given only to organisations that are legally authorised to receive it and that need it to carry out their official duties. FCO Travel Advice Keep up-to-date with the latest UK Government Travel Advice as issued by the Foreign Office before you travel. This can be accessed by the Internet (www.fco.gov.uk/travel/) or BBC text services. As a responsible tour operator, Sunvil follows FCO advice – should it advise against non-essential travel to any of our destinations during a period in which you are booked to travel imminently, you may change or cancel your holiday with no penalty. Health and EHIC No inoculations or vaccinations are compulsory for UK residents, but the DHSS does recommend certain health precautions for travellers - see their leaflets SA40 and SA41 for details (obtainable from your local Dept. of Health office) or ask your doctor. Should you be taking any form of medication, take adequate supplies with you and carry them, as well as items like contact lenses, in your hand luggage only. For EHIC cards see insurance on page 78.

Currency There is no limit on how much currency you can take out of the UK. The local currency is the Euro. Foreign credit cards are widely accepted. You can also withdraw money from cash machines which are located at both airports and at many bank locations throughout the island. Cyprus is a full member of the European Union.

Clients with Disabilities We always do our best for our disabled clients but, very often, we do not have enough information as to the extent of the disability. If you are disabled, we need the details in writing so the accommodation providers can judge if they can meet your requirements. This may well take a little longer but will avoid disappointment.

Pregnancy If you are more than 28 weeks pregnant on the date of return travel, most airlines require a medical certificate of fitness to fly. If you are more than 32 weeks pregnant you will not normally be allowed to travel.

A Few Facts of Life We believe the information contained in this brochure is true and correct but it is essential that you read our descriptions most carefully to avoid making a wrong decision in your choice of resort. If you’re unsure of anything please ask to speak to someone from our office who has actually been to the area you are planning to visit. Our advice is impartial - we would rather lose you to another company than allow you to visit a resort completely unsuited to your needs. Having said that, we would also like to make our own position clear. Seasons change and so do resorts. What is ‘quiet’ in May can be crowded in August. Tourist facilities depend on the time of year, weather and/or demand. Please bear this in mind before booking as it impossible to qualify every statement on every page. Remember, too, that our prices tend to reflect these differences throughout the season.

Night Flights In accordance with international practice, reservations at all hotels are made from midday to midday. If a holiday is arranged using night flights, you will be charged for an additional night’s accommodation if the room or villa is required immediately on arrival. Payment and Ticket Despatch The balance of your holiday cost as detailed on your confirmation and account is due 8 weeks before departure. No reminders or statements are sent. We accept Access and Visa (but a *2% additional charge is made for their use) as well as cheques and debit cards. Tickets are sent approximately 10 days before departure. *Should credit card companies increase their charges to us this may well increase. You will be advised of the exact charge at the time of booking. Holidays Including Car Hire The type of car included in the price is determined by the number of persons in the party excluding infants. Please see page 77 for details. If a different type of car is required this can be arranged at a supplement. When included in the holiday price, car hire is booked from the airport. If you require the car to be delivered or collected from the accommodation there will be delivery and transfer charges. Should you feel there is inadequate room in the booked car group for your party and your luggage we can arrange for an additional taxi transfer either on arrival or departure or both. If you decide to amend the type of car you have booked after you have received your confirmation and account, a £25 per booking amendment fee will be charged. Amendments A fee of £25 per booking will be charged for each amendment to a confirmed booking to cover administration costs in addition to any charges made by airline or accommodation suppliers. In the case of a minor amendment (eg cancellation of a pre-booked hire car) this charge is per booking; in the case of a major amendment outside the 8 week period before departure (eg change of accommodation or resort) this charge is per person. For an alteration within 8 weeks of departure, we may treat the alteration as a cancellation of the original holiday (attracting cancellation charges) and regard it as a new holiday booking. Safety Standards and Regulations The safety standards and regulations in operation overseas are those of the country in question and may not reach the same level as those we enjoy in the UK The monitoring, enforcement and compliance with these local regulations is a matter for the authorities of that country and the foreign supplier of the services concerned. The general standards of safety and hygiene, fire precautions etc. may well be lower than in the UK Liability insurance requirements vary considerably from country to country, as does the responsibility placed on an organisation by local law. Please, therefore, take all precautions to protect yourself and your family whilst on holiday. In particular, you should familiarise yourself with hotel fire escape routes and always be aware of hidden dangers involving swimming pools, balconies and hotel lifts, especially if travelling with children.

If you visit a Mediterranean country (not only Cyprus) you must be prepared to accept the local way of life which, due to the climate, can be totally different from ours. Buses tend to run very early in the morning, shops and offices close in the afternoon for a siesta, and restaurants, bars and discotheques are usually noisier and open later than their British equivalents. There is more noise generally. Plumbing is rarely perfect, hot water can be unreliable and water itself is in short supply. Roads are largely unlit, often have no pavement and are unmade. Utility boards (water/electricity/ telephone) may dig roads up and leave them unprotected. So, if your accommodation is outside one of the towns, be prepared and take a torch! Please bear in mind too that life must go on buildings must be built, roads must be dug and children will play noisily in the streets. Paphos, Polis, Limassol and Larnaca are popular, growing resorts and building may be going on in the vicinity of your accommodation. We are not trying to dissuade you from travelling with us but just pointing out that you must take the rough with the smooth when you visit any foreign country with any tour operator. Despite the above, let us assure you that no one loves Cyprus more than we do. We are certain you will have the holiday of a lifetime but, if you do experience some niggles, try to show patience and understanding and gracefully accept that you cannot live as you would at home. Sunvil Brochure Prices As all our holidays to Cyprus are tailor-made, we have adopted a flexible, guide price policy for the prices in the brochure. The properties in the Polis and Akamas, Paphos Region and Limassol Region are based in the winter months on a scheduled British Airways’ flight from London Gatwick to Paphos. In the summer months they are based on Norwegian Airlines’ Gatwick to Larnaca service. The other regions are based on British Airways’ London Gatwick to Larnaca in the winter and Norwegian Airlines’ Gatwick to Larnaca in the summer. Prices are indications only and could be lower or higher on these or other days in the month, depending on prevailing accommodation rates and flight prices at the time of booking on any chosen departure day, holiday duration, preferred airline or departure airport.” Validity of Programme This brochure, published October 2013, is valid for departures from 1st November 2013 until at least 31st October 2015.

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The Genevieve A unique vessel for your River Thames Charter Cruise Genevieve is a 40 foot beaver stern saloon launch, built by Taylor and Bates of Chertsey in 1914. Her hull planking is African mahogany and all topside and interior fittings are in teak. Back then, her selling price was £1,150! In 1998, she was found rotting away on a canal in Lancashire and Peter Freebody, owner of one of the foremost UK boatyards for renovating classic boats, was immediately taken in by her shape and decided she must be saved for future generations to enjoy. The extensive, painstaking renovation requested by Sunvil finished in May 2010. The launch is unique and very rare and she is Sunvil’s flagship. The saloon has bevelled windows and opening lights with port and starboard seating. She also has a spacious, canopied, forward cockpit with additional seating for approximately 10 people. Further aft is the cooler unit and storage, then the galley with a sink, gas hob and oven/grill, and the toilet locker is to port. There is an another small cockpit aft, with further seating. Genevieve is powered by a six cylinder Sea Prince petrol engine, smartly sited under a teak and glass engine case. In chilly weather, the engine supplies heat to the saloon and cockpit.

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WHEN? Charters available from April to October. Tel. 020 8758 4797 for information and bookings.

HOW MUCH? You can hire Genevieve for your own unique Thames cruise event at these top value charter rates.

WHERE? Genevieve is moored at the Freebody boatyard at Hurley, one of the most picturesque stretches of the river Thames and an ideal base for your excursion or special event charter.

1 hour £300 3 hours £500 5 hours £700

CREW Your crew on board Genevieve includes the Captain and an assistant for helping navigate the locks on the Thames, and serving your drinks and snacks.

2 hours £400 4 hours £600 Full day 10am-5pm £800

ON BOARD MENUS On board light snacks on request. For further details and terms & conditions of hire, please see www.vintagethamescharters.com


Car Hire For all Hotel, Villa and Apartment Holidays which include Car Hire. The type of car included in the price is determined by the number of persons in the party excluding infants. The recommended number of persons does not take into account luggage space and clients should bear this in mind when deciding whether to upgrade the car.

If a different type of car is required this can be arranged at a supplement (take the difference in the weekly rate between the group of the car already included and the group required to give an approximate supplement). When included in the holiday price, car hire is booked from the airport and the €20 airport charge is payable locally. If you require the car to be delivered or collected from the accommodation there will be delivery and collection charges as well as additional transfer charges in order to get you to and/or from your chosen property.

G3 H1 H2 V3 V7 V9

Type Nissan Pixo or similar Nissan Pixo A/C or similar Nissan Pixo A/C Auto or similar Chevrolet Spark or similar Toyota Aygo or similar Toyota Yaris A/C Aygo A/C or similar Toyota Aygo A/C Auto or similar Opel Corsa / Toyota Yaris or similar Opel Corsa A/C / Toyota Yaris A/C or similar Opel Corsa A/C Auto / Toyota Yaris A/C Auto or similar Toyota Auris A/C / Nissan Note A/C or similar Opel Astra A/C / Renault Megane A/C or similar Nissan Note A/C Auto or similar Opel Astra A/C Auto / Renault Megane A/C Auto or similar Suzuki Jimny Jeep 4WD Soft Top 2DR or similar Toyota RAV4 4WD Hard Top Auto A/C 4DR or similar Chevrolet Captiva 4WD Hard Top A/C / Nissan Qashqai 4WD A/C or similar Chevrolet Captiva 4WD Hard Top A/C Auto / Nissan Qashqai 4WD A/C Auto or similar Toyota Avensis Vvti A/C or similar VW Passat Auto A/C or similar Opel Zafira A/C or similar Peugeot Expert Minibus A/C Mercedes Vito Minibus Auto A/C

Car Hire Notes Rates include: unlimited mileage,VAT, full Collision Damage Waiver with no excess (including accidental damage to the rented vehicle’s tyres, windscreen and oil sump) as long as this is driven on made up roads, Public Liability Insurance cover and all local taxes known at time of going to press. If you decide to amend the type of car you have booked after you have received a confirmation and account, a £25 per booking amendment fee will be charged. Rates do not include: €20 charge for airport delivery fee.

Car Type included A1 B1 C1 D1 2 x B1 B1 + C1 2 x C1 C1 + D1

01/11/2013 – 19/12/2013 06/01/2014 – 19/03/2014

20/12/2013 – 05/01/2014 20/03/2014 – 31/03/2014

01/04/2014 – 14/07/2014

15/07/2014 – 31/10/2014

Seats 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 7

3-6 Days 12 14 19 13 13 17 21 13 19 24 21 27 31 36 25 52 62

7+days 11 13 17 12 12 15 19 12 17 22 19 23 26 32 23 49 58

3-6 Days 18 20 25 19 19 23 27 19 25 30 27 33 37 42 31 58 68

7+days 17 19 23 18 18 21 25 18 23 28 25 29 32 38 29 55 64

3-6 Days 23 26 30 24 25 29 32 25 30 35 33 38 41 47 44 71 108

7+days 21 23 26 22 23 25 29 23 26 32 29 34 37 41 38 65 100

3-6 Days 30 33 36 31 32 35 38 32 36 41 39 45 48 53 50 77 115

7+days 27 30 33 29 30 32 35 30 33 38 35 40 44 48 45 72 106

7

67

63

73

69

119

108

125

115

5 5 7 9 9

44 48 46 81 135

39 44 43 71 108

50 54 52 87 141

45 50 48 76 114

60 71 60 130 184

54 65 54 114 151

66 77 66 136 190

61 72 61 120 158

Car Hire Rates Per Vehicle Per Day Group A1 A3 A5 B1 B2 B3 B5 C1 C2 C3 D1 D4 D5 D6 E1 E5 G2

Passengers in booking 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Notes: • One way delivery/collection charges to and from all villas/ village houses depend on the location of the properties. Please ask at time of booking. • Delivery/collection is free at main resorts. • Drivers under 25 having a licence for less than 3 years must inform us at the time of booking so we can advise the car hire and insurance companies. • Roof racks are available on some cars at a charge of £30. • Child seats are available at a charge of £30. Seats have to be fitted by the client. • Child booster seat £30. • Maintenance, oil and greasing are included in rates. • Fuel is extra and payable locally.

• Personal Accident Insurance for the driver is optional and payable locally if required. • Insurance cover is not valid for any items left in an unattended vehicle. • No charge for additional drivers. • All cars have 4 passenger doors unless otherwise indicated. • Hire commencing in one season and ending in another will be charged pro rata as a combination of both seasons. • 2015 car hire rates may be subject to a surcharge. All the above conditions also apply to Car Hire included automatically in our holiday packages.

Flight Supplements / Reductions Most charter / no-frills flights from (Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, Edinburgh, Manchester, Newcastle, Bristol, Birmingham, Exeter, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Doncaster) to Paphos or Larnaca tend to operate on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Our flight prices are set at the time of booking as we aim to offer maximum flexibility to our clients. As a result, package prices are indications only.

Cyprus Airways and British Airways fly daily from Heathrow to Larnaca.

We list a selection of flights to which we have access but there are many more. In order to book the best possible fare with some airlines it will sometimes be necessary to ticket and pay well in advance. In such cases, clients will be asked to pay the flight portion at the time of booking in addition to the £150 deposit.

Flight frequencies are higher between April and October.

Premium/club class seating is available on some airlines. Please enquire for applicable supplement.

There are now so many airlines operating to the island from a wide range of local airports, all changing their prices on a day to day or hour to hour basis, that it is impossible to give fixed supplements or reductions in advance.

Some flights operate to Larnaca via Paphos.

Easyjet fly daily from Gatwick to Paphos and from Manchester to Paphos (except Tuesday).

All known fuel surcharges and airport taxes as at 02 October 2013 are included in our prices.

Important Notes • All timings are local and are subject to change. Days of operation are also subject to change and will be confirmed at the time of booking. • Aircraft types may change at the airline’s discretion. • Luggage allowance is generally 20 kilos, included in our prices (nil for infants under 2 years) but this also depends on the airline and will be advised at the time of booking. • Connecting flights are available from most UK airports if required. • Minimum check-in time two hours before departure. • All flights are non-smoking. • Some low cost flight arrangements may not include in-flight meals or refreshments.

BOOK WITH MALVERN WORLD TRAVEL ON 01684 562406 malvernworldtravel@hotmail.co.uk

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Travel Insurance We consider adequate travel insurance vital prior to any trip, and therefore make this a condition of carriage. We have negotiated a comprehensive cover suited to our holiday products. The premium for this insurance is in addition to the £150 booking deposit and the price of your flights and will be shown separately on your Confirmation and Account Invoice. Should you not wish to take our travel insurance the deposit you pay remains £150 plus the cost of any bought in flights. The cover you take should be at least as good, and you must tick the box ‘NO’ on the booking form and advise us of your Insurer’s name, policy number (if applicable) and 24 hour emergency telephone number. Insurance premiums paid to us are non-refundable after a 14 day cooling off period. We would like to point out that, in the event of an emergency abroad, we are in a much better position to assist you quickly and efficiently if you have taken our insurance, as we know who to speak to for authority to take any action which may be necessary. It is the responsibility of each client to ensure that they receive a certificate of insurance from us and acquaint themselves with the terms and conditions contained therein. Only UK residents are covered by our policy. We have negotiated some enhanced benefits including: Travel Delay payment starts after 6 hours (note: this applies also to your arrival time at your destination) Missed Connection applies after a 2 hour delay on your outbound journey. Our travel insurance has been arranged by Travel & General Insurance Services Limited to specifically meet your needs on your Sunvil Holidays holiday. Travel & General Insurance Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Full details can be found at www.fca.gov.uk The schedule of the cover below sets out the cover provided by Sunvil Holidays tailored insurance. A policy document that fully defines the cover, conditions and exclusions will be sent to you with your booking confirmation. When you receive your policy, please take the time to read it carefully to ensure you understand what is and what is not covered, and that all activities that you may wish to participate in are included. Please note that white water rafting up to any grade, horse-riding (excluding competition and jumping) scuba diving up to a depth of 40 metres excluding solo diving, whale watching and swimming with dolphins are all included in the above rates. If you wish to take out the optional scuba equipment cover then the premium is 135%.

Europe Premiums

Up to 5 days

Per person from £18

Up to 10 days

from £23

Up to 17 days

from £28

Up to 24 days

from £32

Up to 31 days

from £36

Children under the age of 2 on the date of departure – Free if accompanied by an insured adult

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Sum Insured Per Person

Excess Per Person

A Cancellation or Curtailment

Up to £5,000

B Emergency medical repatriation and associated expenses abroad Hospital benefit Criminal injuries benefit

Up to £5,000,000 £50 £20 for each 24 hour period to a maximum of £500 Nil £100 for each 24 hour period to a maximum of £5,000 Nil

C Personal accident Disability Death (age limits apply)

Up to £25,000 (age limits apply) Up to £25,000 Up to £10,000

Nil Nil Nil

D Travel delay

£50 first 6 hour period and £25 each subsequent 12 hours to maximum of £150 Up to £5,000 if delay of more than 24 hours £1,000 Up to £1,000 £100 per complete day up to a maximum of £3,000

Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil

Abandonment Failure of Transport Missed connection Hi-jack of Aircraft, train or sea vessel

E Personal possessions Single item limit Valuables limit Delay baggage (after 12 hours) Passport or Visas Tickets Personal money

£50

Up to £2,500 £400 £500 Up to £100 £250 £1,000 Up to £500

£50 £50 £50 Nil £50 £50 £50

F Personal liability

Up to £2,000,000

G Legal expenses

Up to £15,000

£250

Nil

Optional cover (available on payment of additional premium)

H Scuba diving equipment: Plus 25% of basic premium

£50

Additional adventure activities: Plus 50% of basic premium Excess waiver £10.00 per person Catastrophe £10.00 per person £50 for each 24 hour period to a maximum of £500 Additional cancellation cover £75 per £1,000 of cover up to a total limit of £10,000 per person

Children under the age of 18 on the date of departure – 50% of adult premium if accompanied by an insured adult Family rate, 1 or 2 adults and up to 4 dependent children under 18 – twice the adult premium Adults aged 66 to 70 on date of departure – twice the adult premium Adults aged 71 to 75 on date of departure – two and a half times the adult premium Optional additional Scuba cover +35% of basic premium Optional additional adventure activities cover +35% of basic premium. Please note our policy does not cover those aged 76 and over. We suggest you contact Travel & General on 0845 345 3456 who have a scheme that provides cover up to the age of 100.

Annual multi trip insurance If you are a frequent traveller who travels more than two or three times each year you may want to consider our annual multi trip policy. Our policy offers great flexibility and a number of important advantages. If you are interested in purchasing our annual policy please contact Travel & General on 0845 345 3456 (tagdirect) quoting ‘Sunvil Insurance Premiums’.

Multi-trip Premiums including insurance premium tax Policy

including insurance premium tax Period

Section

Standard cover

Single Adult

Europe

Worldwide

from £61

from £83

Couples

from £105

from £155

Family

from £116

from £160

Available for persons aged up to 65 66-70 years at twice the premium and 71- 75 years at 3 times the premium Covers journeys up to 31 days Winter sports cover included Business travel cover + from £34 Adventure activities and sports cover

Nil

Golf cover + from £23 Scuba diving cover + from £29

Important declaration An insurance policy can only provide cover in respect of an event/occurrence which is sudden, unforeseen and beyond your reasonable control. Any facts known to you, which could possibly result in you having to make a claim, must be disclosed to us otherwise you may not be covered. In addition, anyone named under the policy must have read and understood the following relating to Pre-Existing Medical Conditions: 1 Do you or a Close Relative have a PreExisting Medical Condition? 2 Have you or a Close Relative received a terminal prognosis for a medical condition? 3 Are you a Close Relative aware of a medical condition but have not received a formal diagnosis? 4 Are you or a Close Relative on a waiting list or have the knowledge of the need for surgery in a hospital? 5 Are you aware of any circumstances that could reasonably be expected to give rise to a claim on this policy? If you cannot make this declaration when you take out the insurance, you must contact Healthcheck on 0844 826 2711. A policy document that fully defines the cover, conditions and exclusions will be sent to you with your booking confirmation. When you receive your policy, please take the time to read it carefully to ensure you understand what is and what is not covered, and that all activities that you may wish to participate in are included. If it does not meet your requirements, please return the policy, proof of premium and any other relevant documents to us within 14 days of receipt and we will refund the premium in full, provided you have not travelled or made a claim. Failure to comply with the terms & conditions of the policy may result in cover being restricted.

Application for a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) If you are a UK resident, you are entitled to medical treatment that becomes necessary, at reduced cost or sometimes free, when temporarily visiting a European Union (EU) country. Only treatment provided under the state scheme is covered. However, to obtain treatment you will need to take a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) with you. What is an EHIC? In line with EU rules, all EEA (European Economic Area) countries are issuing the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) as a replacement for the E111 form. The EHIC gives the holder rights to treatment that becomes medically necessary during a temporary visit to EEA (European Economic Area) countries or Switzerland. People who are ordinarily resident in the UK can apply for an EHIC. Each individual travelling requires a card. How long will my card last? An EHIC will last for up to 5 years. You must renew your card up to 6 months before its expiry date, or at any time after. The expiry date is printed on the front of your card. Who is entitled to an EHIC? Any person who is ordinarily resident in the UK, is eligible for an EHIC. However there are some restrictions depending on your nationality. Visit www.dh.gov.uk/travellers or pick up a copy of the “Health Advice for Travellers” booklet at the Post Office for further information. You must be over 16 years of age in order to apply. Residents of the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man are not eligible. Is there any charge for an EHIC? There is no charge. Why do I need an EHIC if I have travel insurance? The EHIC and holiday insurance are complementary and you are advised to have both. The EHIC does not cover some costs such as repatriation. Some insurance companies require you to have an EHIC and some companies will waive the excess charge if an EHIC has been used. What does the EHIC cover? The EHIC covers treatment provided by the state health care scheme in the country you are visiting. It does not cover repatriation costs.


Booking Conditions 1. Definitions These booking conditions, together with the General Information section in our brochures or on our website (depending upon how you make your booking), and any other document we brought to your attention before we confirmed your booking, form the basis of your contract with us, Sunvil International Sales Limited, registered number 984970. The signatory of the booking form accepts these contract terms on behalf of everyone named in the booking or added subsequently, and the words “you” in these conditions should be construed accordingly. 2. Booking (a) There will be no contract between us until you have signed a booking form for bookings not made ‘on-line’ and paid the required deposit and we have issued a Confirmation Invoice. For bookings which require ‘bought-in’ flights to be purchased by us a contract is deemed to exist once payment for these flights has been made. For website bookings, a contract is deemed to exist once an ‘on-line’ confirmation is issued by us. However, for bookings made within 56 days of travel (not in the case of website bookings), a contract shall be deemed to exist once you or your travel agent (the “Agent”) have made the booking “definite” by telephone and we have confirmed full holiday details, including a Booking Reference Number. If your confirmed arrangements include a flight, we (or if you booked via an authorised agent of ours, that agent) will issue you with an ATOL Certificate and a confirmation. Upon receipt, if you believe that any details on the ATOL Certificate or confirmation or any other document are wrong you must advise us immediately as changes can not be made later and it may harm your rights if we are not notified of any inaccuracies in any document within four days of our sending it out. (b) It is a condition of the contract that you will take out the travel insurance negotiated by us or an equivalent policy. Further information on travel insurance is in our brochure and on our website. (c)Any services purchased locally, even if these are arranged by our representative or agent, do not form part of this contract. 3. Payment (a) Any monies paid by you to the agent are held by the agent on behalf and for the benefit of the Trustees of the Air Travel Trust at all times, but subject to the agent’s obligations to pay it to us for as long as we have not failed. In the event that we fail, any money held or subsequently accepted from the consumer by the agent is and continues to be held by that agent on behalf of and for the benefit of the Trustees of the Air Travel Trust without any obligation to pay that money to us. (b) The balance of the price is payable not less than 56 days prior to departure date. If the balance has not been paid by 48 days prior to departure, the booking will be cancelled and the cancellation charges set out in Clause 7 will be levied. (c) Full payment will be due immediately for bookings made within 56 days of travel. (d) No reminders or statements will be sent. 4. Special Requests Special requests should be indicated on the booking form or requested in writing. We will try to arrange for special requests to be met, but cannot, and do not, guarantee that they will be unless a supplement is paid. Adding requests after booking may incur an administration charge. 5. Prices and Surcharges (a) Prices stated are general indications of the likely price. But they can vary. The price you are given at the time of booking is the price to be paid. (b) The price of your confirmed holiday is subject at all times to changes in transport costs including the cost of fuel, and any other airline cost changes which are part of our contracts with airlines (and their agents), cruise ship operators and any other transport provider; and to changes in the currency exchange used to calculate your arrangements; and to rates, dues, taxes or fees chargeable for services such as landing taxes or embarkation or disembarkation fees at ports and airports, any or all of which may result in a variation of your holiday price. We will absorb and you will not be charged for any increase equivalent to 2% of the price of your travel arrangements, which excludes insurance premiums and any amendment charges and/ or additional services or travel arrangements. You will be charged for the amount over and above that, plus an administration charge of £2.00 per person together with an amount to cover agents’ commission. If this means that you have to pay an increase of more than 10% of the price of your confirmed travel arrangements (excluding any insurance premiums, amendment charges and/or additional services or travel arrangements), you will have the option of accepting a change to another holiday if we are able to offer one (if this is of equivalent or higher quality you will not have to pay more but if it is of lower quality you will be refunded the difference in price), or cancelling and receiving a full refund of all monies paid to us, except for any insurance premiums and any amendment charges and/or additional services or travel arrangements. Should you decide to cancel for this reason, you must exercise your right to do so within 14 days from the issue date printed on your final invoice. There will be no change made to the price of your confirmed holiday within 30 days of your departure nor will refunds be paid during this period. We will consider an appropriate refund of insurance premiums paid if you can show that you are unable to transfer or reuse your policy. Should the price of your holiday go down due to the changes mentioned above, by more than 2% of your confirmed holiday cost, then any refund due will be paid to you. However, please note that travel arrangements are not always purchased in local currency and some apparent changes have no impact on the price of your travel due to contractual and other protection in place. 6. Alterations by You (a) A fee of £25 per booking for a minor change (e.g. cancellation of car hire) or £25 per person for a major change (e.g. name change, change of accommodation or change of dates to earlier or later in the season) to cover administration costs will be charged for each amendment requested more than eight weeks before departure to a confirmed booking. Any alteration requested within eight weeks of departure will be treated as a cancellation of the original holiday (attracting cancellation charges) and a new holiday booking. (b) If you are prevented from taking up your booking by illness, jury service, redundancy, unavoidable work commitment or the death or serious illness of a close family member, you may transfer your booking to another person acceptable to us provided that: (i) the transfer is requested in writing at least one week in advance of departure; (ii) the request is accompanied by documentary proof of the reason for the transfer, any tickets or vouchers already received from us, full details of the person who will take over the booking, any balance due for the booking and the appropriate administration fee which will be £25 per name-change, plus all charges of whatever nature levied by our suppliers. You should be aware that some suppliers, particularly airlines, may charge a 100% cancellation fee and the cost of a new ticket; and

(iii) the person taking over the agreement agrees to be bound by the booking conditions.

(b) You must observe the rules, if any, relating to the accommodation.

per person in total because you are assumed to have adequate insurance in place to cover any losses of this kind.

7. Cancellation by You (a) Should you wish to cancel the holiday, this must be done in writing to us. A written notification must be received by us by recorded or registered mail. No cancellation will be effective until such written notice is received by us. You will be liable to pay the following cancellation charges:

(c) You must vacate the accommodation in most areas by 10 am on the day of departure. There may be some exceptions and these will be advised locally by our representative, agent or accommodation provider. Check-in is normally available from 4 pm onwards subject to hotel management discretion.

(b) Claims not falling under (a) above and which don’t involve injury, illness or death The maximum amount we will have to pay you in respect of these claims is twice the price paid by or on behalf of the person(s) affected in total. This maximum amount will only be payable where everything has gone wrong and you or your party has not received any benefit at all from your booking.

Cancellation period charge before departure 49 days or more 48 - 29 days 28 - 22 days 21 - 15 days 14 - 8 days 7 - 0 days

Charge as a percentage of total invoiced cost Deposit only 30% 45% 60% 80% 100%

(b) We reserve our right to pass on to you any cancellation charges imposed by our suppliers which are in excess of the cancellation charges set out above. In particular, any “bought-in flight element” (i.e. that you are booked on non-standard Sunvil flights, scheduled or chartered, for which a higher deposit is required) will be charged at 100% cancellation fees for the flight. (c) Insurance premiums are non-refundable. (d) Should one or more members of a party cancel, it may increase the per person holiday price of those still travelling. Note: Certain arrangements may not be amended after they have been confirmed and any alteration could incur a cancellation charge of up to 100% of that part of the arrangements. 8. Alterations and Cancellation by Us (a) If we make a major alteration or cancel the holiday after the booking has been confirmed but before departure, you will have the choice of: (i) accepting the cancellation or alteration; (ii) taking another available holiday with us (if it is more expensive you must pay the difference, but if it is cheaper we will make an appropriate refund); or (iii) (in the case of a major alteration) cancelling the holiday and receiving a full refund. (b) A major alteration is a change of airport (except between airports serving the same city), a change of area, if this results in materially different facilities and/or anticipated experience, or a change to lower grade accommodation for a substantial part of the holiday. (Substantial means 25% or more of the nights spent in-country.) Any other change is a minor alteration. (c) If you decide to cancel because of a major alteration or if we cancel a holiday for any reason other than Force Majeure (please refer to clause 9) or Low Bookings (please refer to clause 8(d) below), we will pay compensation as follows: Period before scheduled departure when major alteration or cancellation is notified More than 56 days 56 - 29 days 28 - 14 days 13 - 0 days

Compensation per fare paying passenger Nil £20 £30 £40

Please note that compensation payments relating to a child place for which you have paid a child price are half the amounts shown (up to half the child price paid). There are no compensation payments payable to those travelling on “free child places”, “free group places” or infants. (d) Low Bookings is where an insufficient number of people have booked the arrangements to make their operation financially viable in the advertised form. We will never cancel a holiday because of Low Bookings less than 42 days before departure. (e) If there is a minor alteration, we will try to notify you, although we are not obliged to do so, nor are we liable to pay compensation. (f) If we become unable to provide a significant proportion of a holiday after it has commenced, we will make suitable alternative arrangements for you at no extra charge to you or, alternatively, arrange for you to be returned to your point of departure and to receive a pro-rata refund for any ground arrangements not received. In addition, if appropriate, we will pay you compensation of an amount which is reasonable taking into account all the circumstances. Compensation will not be considered appropriate, for example, in cases where a major alteration has to be made as a result of Force Majeure or Low Bookings. 9. Force Majeure – Circumstances Beyond our Control Except where we say differently elsewhere in these conditions, we cannot pay any compensation, reimburse expenses, or cover losses for any amount or otherwise accept responsibility if, as a result of circumstances beyond our control, we have to change your holiday after booking, or we, or our suppliers, cannot supply your holiday, as we, or they, had agreed, or you suffer any loss or damage of any description. When we refer to circumstances beyond our control, we mean any event that we, or the supplier in question, could not foresee or avoid, even after taking all reasonable care. Such circumstances will usually include, but are not limited to, war, threat of war, airport closures, epidemic, natural or nuclear disaster, terrorist activity, civil unrest, industrial dispute, bad weather (actual or threatened), change to Foreign Office advice to advise against travel to destination and significant building work ongoing outside of your accommodation (such as resort development). 10. Overbooking In the very rare event of over-booking accommodation of which we are not aware before you depart, you will be offered alternative accommodation on arrival, which accommodation will be of a comparable standard if available. If the location and/ or facilities of the alternative accommodation can reasonably be considered inferior to that originally booked, we will compensate you by paying you the difference in price, if any, between the two properties plus compensation of up to 5% of the original holiday price. 11. Accurate Descriptions We make every effort to ensure that all resorts and accommodation offered in this brochure or website are described as accurately as possible and that all price indications are correct. Changes, however, can occur and we reserve the right to make changes, in which case you will be informed, of any price change and any material descriptive change, at the time of booking or on your subsequent Holiday Confirmation Invoice. You should bear in mind that certain facilities, particularly sports, entertainment and excursions, are subject to demand at any given time. It would not, for instance, be reasonable to expect an excursion to run unless there is demand which makes its operation economically viable. If a hotel is equipped with centrally controlled air-conditioning, the period and time of functioning of the system is at the discretion of the hotel management. 12. Accommodation (a) Accommodation which forms part of your booking may only be used by the persons named on the booking form. Subletting is not permitted.

13. Conduct, Injury and Damage (a) You shall behave properly throughout your holiday and, in particular, must not do or permit to be done anything which might lead to damage to any property, injury to any person, or vitiation of any contract of insurance. (b) You will use, occupy and enjoy the accommodation provided as part of your holiday with due care and in a proper manner without allowing the accommodation to become unreasonably soiled. No items, fixtures or fittings shall be removed from the accommodation or left outside at any time. (c) You will be responsible for the cost of repairing or replacing any lost, broken or damaged items, including lost keys. (d) You will treat and speak to our employees and representatives in a reasonable and civil manner. 14. Travel Delays and Flights (a) Flight times are provided by airlines and are subject to change owing to matters such as air traffic control restrictions, weather conditions and technical problems. Flight timings are therefore estimates only and cannot be guaranteed. As between you and any individual airlines, the airline’s standard conditions of carriage will apply. These may limit or exclude liability in accordance with relevant international Conventions. Copies of these Conventions are available from us on request.

(c) Claims in respect of international travel by air, sea and rail, or any stay in a hotel i) The extent of our liability will in all cases be limited as if we were carriers under the appropriate Conventions, which include The Warsaw/Montreal Convention (international travel by air); The Athens Convention (with respect to sea travel); The Berne/Cotif Convention (with respect to rail travel) and The Paris Convention (with respect to hotel arrangements). You can ask for copies of these Conventions from our offices. Please contact us. In addition, you agree that the operating carrier or transport company’s own ‘Conditions of Carriage’ will apply to you on that journey. When arranging transportation for you, we rely on the terms and conditions contained within these international conventions and those ‘Conditions of Carriage’. You acknowledge that all of the terms and conditions contained in those ‘Conditions of Carriage’ form part of your contract with us, as well as with the transport company and that those ‘Conditions of Carriage’ shall be deemed to be included by reference into this contract. ii) In any circumstances in which a carrier is liable to you by virtue of the Denied Boarding Regulation 2004, any liability we may have to you under our contract with you, arising out of the same facts, is limited to the remedies provided under the Regulation as if (for this purpose only) we were a carrier.

(b) If you or any member of your party misses your flight or other transport arrangement, it is cancelled or you are subject to a significant delay for any reason, you must contact the airline or other transport supplier concerned immediately.

iii) When making any payment, we are entitled to deduct any money which you have received or are entitled to receive from the transport provider or hotelier for the complaint or claim in question.

(c) The Package Travel etc Regulations 1992 provide that in the event that you experience difficulty on the occurrence of circumstances described in clauses 17 (2) (a) (b) (c) or (d) of these booking conditions, we will provide you with prompt assistance. Where you experience a flight delay or cancellation which is not owing to any failure by us, our employees or subcontractors, this prompt assistance is likely to extend to providing help in locating refreshments, accommodation and communications but not paying for them.

(4) It is a condition of our acceptance of liability under this clause that you notify any claim to ourselves and our supplier(s) strictly in accordance with the complaints procedure set out in these conditions.

(d) Under the Denied Boarding Regulation (EU 261/2004), if you have been denied boarding, your flight has been cancelled or it has been significantly delayed, it is the airline’s duty to look after you. This means providing food, drinks, and some communications. If you are delayed overnight, this also means a hotel and travel to and from it. Full details of these rights will be publicised at EU airports and will also be available from airlines. If the airline does not comply with these rules you should complain to the Civil Aviation Authority at www.caa. co.uk/passengerrights. We have no liability to you in these circumstances whatsoever and your claim for this assistance and any compensation must be made directly to the airline. Liability of an airline under EU 261/2004 will not entitle you to a refund of your holiday price from us. (e) We cannot accept liability for any delay which is due to any of the reasons set out in clause 9 of these booking conditions (which includes the behaviour of any passenger(s) or for any passenger who, for example, fails to check in or board on time). A delay or cancellation to your flight does not automatically entitle you to cancel any other arrangements even where those arrangements have been made in conjunction with your flight. However, you may be entitled to claim under the flight delay section of your travel insurance policy. (f) We have no control over how much leg room (seat pitch) airlines allow on their aircraft. No guarantee can be given as to a particular seat configuration on board as aircraft types vary. However, these seat pitches are standard throughout the airline industry and comply with current Civil Aviation Authority guidelines. (g) This brochure is our responsibility, as your tour operator. It is not issued on behalf of, and does not commit the airlines mentioned herein or any airline whose services are used in the course of your travel arrangements. 15. Suppliers’ Conditions Our third party suppliers have their own booking conditions and conditions of carriage, and you will be bound by these, so far as the relevant supplier is concerned. Our suppliers’ conditions will also apply to your contract with us, and in the event of any conflict between the suppliers’ conditions and our conditions, the suppliers’ conditions will prevail, save to the extent that any term in the suppliers’ conditions is deemed to be invalid or unenforceable, in which event our conditions will prevail. Some of our suppliers’ conditions may limit or exclude liability on the part of the relevant supplier, and, by virtue of their application to your contract with us, may also limit or exclude our liability to you, and they are often subject to international conventions. You can get copies of the relevant conditions if you ask us. 16. Our Liability 1) We will accept responsibility for the arrangements we agree to provide or arrange for you as an “organiser” under the Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992 as set out below. Subject to these booking conditions, if we or our suppliers negligently perform or arrange the services which we are obliged to provide for you under our contract with you, as set out on your confirmation invoice, we will pay you reasonable compensation. The level of such compensation will be calculated taking into consideration all relevant factors such as but not limited to: following the complaints procedure as described in these conditions and the extent to which ours or our employees’ or suppliers’ negligence affected the overall enjoyment of your holiday. Please note that it is your responsibility to show that we or our supplier(s) have been negligent if you wish to make a claim against us. (2) We will not be responsible or pay you compensation for any injury, illness, death, loss, damage, expense, cost or other claim of any description if it results from:(a) the act(s) and/or omission(s) of the person(s) affected; (b) the act(s) and/or omission(s) of a third party unconnected with the provision of the services contracted for and which were unforeseeable or unavoidable; or

(5) Where any payment is made, the person(s) receiving it (and their parent or guardian if under 18 years) must also assign to ourselves or our insurers any rights they may have to pursue any third party and must provide ourselves and our insurers with all assistance we may reasonably require. (6) Please note, we cannot accept any liability for any damage, loss or expense or other sum(s) of any description: (a) which on the basis of the information given to us by you concerning your booking prior to our accepting it, we could not have foreseen you would suffer or incur if we breached our contract with you; or (b) relate to any business. (7) We will not accept responsibility for services or facilities which do not form part of our agreement or where they are not advertised in our brochure. For example any excursion you book whilst away, or any service or facility which your hotel or any other supplier agrees to provide for you. 17. Excursions Booked Locally The Company does not operate its own excursions. Any excursions booked locally at destination do not form part of the package, whether reserved through our local agent or representative. Sunvil acts soley as an agent for any such excursions and takes no responsibility or accepts any liability for their correct performance. Your contract will be with the operator of the excursion or tour and not with us. 18. Complaints All complaints must be made at the time of occurrence to the supplier of the facility or service concerned, to give an opportunity to rectify the cause of the complaint. If unresolved, then you should swiftly call us directly. (If out of UK office hours, then use the relevant emergency mobile numbers supplied in your final travel pack.) Failure to do so will result in your legal rights being reduced or even extinguished. Any claims whatsoever against us must be submitted in writing to us in the UK within 6 months of your return. Disputes arising out of, or in connection with, this contract which cannot be amicably settled, may (if you wish) be referred to AITO’s or ABTA’s independent dispute settlement service. 19. Consumer Protection The air holidays and flights in this brochure are ATOL Protected since we hold an Air Travel Organiser’s Licence granted by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is ATOL 808. We will provide you with the services you have bought (or a suitable alternative). In some cases, where we are not able to do so for reasons of insolvency, an alternative ATOL holder may provide you with the services you have bought or a suitable alternative (at no extra cost to you). You agree to accept that in those circumstances the alternative ATOL holder will perform those obligations and you agree to pay any money outstanding under your contract to that alternative ATOL holder. However, you also agree that in some cases it will be impossible to appoint an alternative ATOL holder, in which case you will be entitled to make a claim under the ATOL scheme (or your credit card issuer where applicable). When you buy an ATOL protected flight or flight inclusive holiday you will receive and ATOL certificate. This certificate alongside your confirmation invoice lists the flight, accommodation, car hire and other services that are financially protected, where you can get information on what this means for you and who to contact if things go wrong. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. See ww.caa.co.uk/ATOLCertificate. For further information, visit the ATOL website at www.atol.org.uk. All holidays or accommodation only not including air travel are protected by a bond through the Travel Association (ABTA Ltd). 20. Data Protection (a) Please be assured that we have measures in place to protect personal booking Information. This information will only be passed on to the principal and to the relevant suppliers of your travel arrangements. The information may also be provided to public authorities such as customs or immigration if required by them, or as required by law. Certain information may also be passed on to security or credit checking companies.

(3) We limit the amount of compensation we may have to pay you if we are found liable under this clause:

(b) If you travel outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”), controls on data protection may not be as strong as the legal requirements in this country. We will only pass your information onto persons responsible for your travel arrangements. This applies to any sensitive information that you give to us such as details of any disabilities, or dietary/religious requirements. (If we cannot pass this information to the relevant suppliers, whether in the EEA or not, we will be unable to provide your booking. In making this booking, you consent to this information being passed on to the relevant persons.) Full details of our data protection policy are available on request.

(a) loss of and/or damage to any luggage or personal possessions and money, The maximum amount we will have to pay you in respect of these claims is an amount equivalent to the excess on your insurance policy which applies to this type of loss

21. Governing Law and Jurisdiction This contract and any matters arising from it are governed by the law of England and Wales and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

(c) unusual or unforeseeable circumstances beyond ours or our supplier(s) control, the consequences of which could not have been avoided even if all due care had been exercised; or (d) an event which either ourselves or suppliers could not, even with all due care, have foreseen or forestalled.

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Booking Form

Please return to Malvern World Travel 44 Somers Park Avenue, Malvern, WR14 1SD

NAME & ADDRESS (or Agent's stamp)

Sunvil

holidays

SUNVIL BOOKING NUMBER

Sunvil International Sales Ltd Sunvil House, Upper Square Old Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 7BJ

Name

Address

TRAVEL AGENCY BOOKING

Post code

Home telephone no.

Agent’s Ref.

Work

Mobile telephone no.

Lee

ABTA No.

Q0833

Email address Important – a mobile no is required for our SMS information service shortly before or after departure. This is used for flight delay updates, transfer changes etc. Should other members of your party wish to register their mobile number for this service they can do so via My Sunvil on our website. We never pass on numbers to third parties. ■ Tick here to receive periodic emails of Sunvil promotional offers. Your email will never be passed to third parties.

HOLIDAY DETAILS

1st Centre

CAR HIRE

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Deliver to: Airport

Resort

Date

Name of Accommodation

Return to:

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Resort

Approx time

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Resort

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Please note that the car hire charges are calculated on 24 hour periods. Delivery charges, if any, payable locally.

Board Basis* (see below) *SC = Self Catering; BB = Bed & Breakfast; HB = Half Board; FB = Full Board; RO = Room Only

How did you hear of us? Guidebook* Newspaper/Magazine* Personal Recommendation Search Engine* Tourist Office Travel Agency Recommendation Website* Email News

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PASSENGER DETAILS (Party leader first) Name as written on passport - including middle names (Vital for airline ticketing**) Title Passenger’s given names Surname

On departure Age D.O.B.

Please logon to www.sunvil.co.uk andenter your APIS (Advanced Passenger Information System) data under ‘MY SUNVIL’

** We will use the names written here to issue your airline tickets; please make sure they are correct as per your passport. Alterations to this at a later stage may incur charges. Note: Clients must advise us of any disabilities at the time of booking.

INSURANCE Sunvil personal insurance YES ■ NO ■ It is a condition of booking that all travellers are fully insured before they travel, including 24-hour emergency medical cover with a repatriation service. See brochure for Sunvil insurance cover details. If you wish to purchase insurance from us, then tick ‘YES’ above and include the premium within your deposit payment. An alternative insurance to ours should be every bit as good or better. If you prefer to arrange your own insurance, then tick ‘NO’. In this case we need to know your insurance details in case of an emergency, so please complete the following:

My insurers are

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* Personal insurance: 1-5 days: £18; 6-10 days: £23; 11-17 days: £28; 18-24 days: £32; 25-31 days: £36. Supplements apply to clients aged 66 years and older. See brochure for full details. Important: You must declare any pre-existing medical conditions when taking out Sunvil Insurance cover – please see Sunvil brochure for details.

PAYMENT If booking less than 8 weeks before departure, the full cost of your trip is required. If booking more than 8 weeks before departure, a deposit is required. This is £150 per person (not infants), plus any additional charges quoted for non-refundable flights. Please also add our Insurance Premium (if you are taking our policy). Please advise us how you wish to pay:

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payable to Sunvil Holidays.

I wish to pay by cheque, and have enclosed (a) cheque(s) for

I wish to pay by credit, debit or charge card. As we are charged for this service by the credit card companies we must levy a 2% (for MasterCard & VISA) or 3% charge (for AMEX), on top of the amount being paid. This may change if credit card companies change their charges; we will advise you at time of booking. There is no surcharge for Maestro or Debit cards. Payment by card (deposit or full payment) should be made by telephone – please contact 020 8758 4742. Or, log on to https://mybooking.sunvil.co.uk and enter your details online.

SPECIAL REQUESTS (INC. AIRLINE MEALS & COTS)

PRE-BOOKABLE ACTIVITIES

SIGNATURE (Party leader)

Although we will do our best to assist, Special Requests cannot be guaranteed unless a supplement is charged. Adding requests at a later date may incur a charge.

Including watersports, boat hire, painting etc.

Please read our Booking Conditions and General Information before signing. If under 18 years of age, this should be signed by a Parent or Guardian. On behalf of the above named persons, I accept the Booking Conditions detailed in this brochure which form part of this contract. I agree that the personal data, which has been provided to Sunvil in connection with this booking may be passed to government authorities for border control and aviation security purposes.

■ We plan to send documentation by e-mail in the near future. Please tick here if you do not wish to receive your holiday confirmation and/or travel documents electronically.

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Note: At the time of going to press, holidays in this brochure could not be booked through TUI Travel or Thomas Cook, as no commercial arrangements had been agreed between Sunvil and these travel agents.


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Quality Charter AITO is the Association for independent and specialist holiday companies. Our member companies, usually owner-managed, strive to create overseas holidays with high levels of professionalism and a shared concern for quality and personal service. The Association encourages the highest standards in all aspects of tour operating. Exclusive Membership AITO sets criteria regarding ownership, finance and quality which must be satisfied before new companies are admitted to membership. All members are required to adhere to a Code of Business Practice which encourages high operational standards and conduct. Financial Security An AITO member is required to arrange financial protection for all holidays and other arrangements (including accommodation only) booked by customers with the member under the AITO logo. This financial protection applies to customers who are resident in the UK at the time of booking and to most overseas customers who have booked directly with the member. In doing so, the member must comply with UK government regulations. Members are required to submit details of their financial protection arrangements to AITO on a regular basis. Accurate Brochures and Websites All members do their utmost to ensure that all their brochures and other publications, print or electronic, clearly and accurately describe the holidays and services offered. Professional Service and Continual Improvements All members are committed to high standards of service and believe in regular and thorough training of employees. Members continually seek to review and improve their holidays. They listen to their customers and always welcome suggestions for improving standards. Monitoring Standards AITO endeavours to monitor quality standards regularly. All customers should receive a post holiday questionnaire the results of which are scrutinised by the Association. Sustainable Tourism All members acknowledge the importance of AITO’s Sustainable Tourism guidelines, which recognise the social, economic and environmental responsibilities of tour operating. Those demonstrating their achievements beyond the pure acceptance of this principle are recognised by the award of 2 to 5 star status. Customer Relations All members endeavour to deal swiftly and fairly with any issues their customers may raise. In the unlikely event that a dispute between an AITO member and a customer cannot be settled amicably, AITO’s low-cost Independent Dispute Settlement Service may be called upon by either side to bring the matter to a speedy and acceptable conclusion. Sunvil Holidays is proud to be a member of the Association of Independent Tour Operators. To contact the Association, visit www.aito.com or call 020 8744 9280.

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Four decades of fabulous holiday-making, flexibility and 100% financial protection: no find the real country flowery descriptions or exaggerated claims; no hidden costs or rigid rules. Pioneer and protector of the unspoilt and unusual in travel, Sunvil is the obvious choice for independent travellers wishing to immerse themselves in a country’s culture and holiday in properties that have all been painstakingly hand-picked.

Greece and Cyprus With an expertise built up over some 40 years of operating to unspoiled areas of Greece and Cyprus, Sunvil offers the widest choice of holidays away from the crowds. We seek out quieter spots and individual, characterful accommodation, whether a boutique hotel, a village inn, a country cottage or a simple studio. Sunvil also offers a wide range of tailor-made, multi-centre and fly-drive options designed to give a true insight into the area you are visiting.

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