Paphos offers visitors everything they could possibly want for the perfect sunshine holiday, regardless of age or wallet. Whether you are looking for a cheap hotel, a five star luxury hotel or a family resort, you will not have any trouble finding your perfect accommodation in Paphos.
Beautiful coastal landscape and historical sights
Paphos not only offers heavenly beaches and a lovely Mediterranean climate in a romantic setting, the city also has a rich history; the well-preserved buildings have placed Paphos on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site. The area's beautiful natural landscape also offers plenty of natural adventures and sports activities, so you can be sure that you will never have a dull moment during your hotel stay in Paphos.
Enjoy Paphos beaches within walking distance of your hotel
Paphos is a top destination for those looking for a wonderful holiday that comprises simply of sunbathing on a Mediterranean beach, because here you really get the chance to choose from some amazing beaches. If you want to be close to all the amenities and the city's shops and restaurants, head to Alykes Beach. It’s easy to reach by foot from all hotels in central Paphos and on the beach you’ll find everything from beach chairs and umbrellas to water sports, making it perfect for both the family and the young couple. Coral Bay is considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the area and is only 20 minutes’ drive north of the city. If you are looking for a quieter beach, you can instead go to Faros beach, northwest of the Paphos archaeological park. Faro's shallow water is ideal for families with children.
Historic and cultural attractions near your hotel in Paphos
Paphos is great for the history-buff with its archaeological excavations and well-preserved ancient buildings. Begin the history section with a visit to the Paphos Archaeological Park, where you will find spectacularly detailed mosaics, a medieval fortress and the Kungagravarna. Explore the eerie Tomb of King’s: the magnificent, almost temple-like catacombs. Also, you cannot miss the Ayios Neophyto Monastery, built in the 12th century. The beautiful buildings are carved out of the mountain and here you can admire superbly preserved frescoes from Byzantine times.
Stay active while visiting Paphos
If you want to get active, Paphos offers plenty of exciting options. One of the most popular activities in the area is to hike or explore the magnificent surroundings on horseback. Explore Paphos and its vicinity and admire the magnificent views of the mountain landscape. You can even book horseback riding at sunset to get an extra magical experience. Paphos’ clear blue water also offer amazing opportunities to discover a whole new world under the surface. You can book diving tours at any of the city's dive centres and get the chance to see underground caves, colourful coral and exotic fish. You will find many dive shops in the city centre, so you'll never have to be far from your hotel room in Paphos when finding your next adventure.
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