APHRODITE RESORT

YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE TO VILLA HOLIDAYS on the APHRODITE resort in PAPHOS

When it comes to dreamy getaways, few places rival the enchanting beauty and luxury of Aphrodite Hills in Paphos, Cyprus. Nestled on the southwestern coast of Cyprus, this Mediterranean gem is a tapestry of history, natural splendour, and contemporary indulgence. Imagine spending your vacation in a private villa amidst this paradise, where the whispers of ancient mythology meet the modern comforts of luxury accommodation.

The award-winning 5-star Aphrodite Hills Resort is unique and awe-inspiring. The luxurious 234-hectare Resort is magnificently positioned on two plateaux divided by a dramatic ravine and commands breathtaking sea views.  A holiday at Aphrodite Hills Resort in Paphos, Cyprus, sounds like a dream! The resort is named after the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite, and it's not hard to see why it's a fantastic destination.

Legend has it that Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love, emerged from the sea foam near Paphos. The whole area resonates with a magical aura, inviting you to explore its history and natural beauty. From archaeological sites like the Tombs of the Kings to the breathtaking Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite's Rock), there's a deep sense of wonder and history around every corner.

THINGS TO DO AT THE RESORT:

GOLF

Aphrodite Hills 18 hole all-year round Golf Course was established in 2002. Spreading out over 6,289 meters and overlooking the site where Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love, is said to have emerged from the sea, the golf course is a unique location. The award-winning golf course was designed by the acclaimed architect, Cabell Robinson. The course is a mix of challenging bunkers, manicured fairways of lush Bermuda grass, and generous tiered greens. It is the perfect environment for golfers of all standards and ages.

Aphrodite Hills Golf is committed to providing an exceptional experience for members and guests, as they enjoy a round of golf and dine in a relaxing social environment, characterised by their excellent first-class service.

You can book an 18-hole round, twilight round, or a 9-hole round starting from €85 per person.
**Prices as of May 2023

Golf Pro Shop

The Aphrodite Hills Golf Pro Shop has an extensive range of golfing equipment either for hire or purchase.
Opening Hours: 7.00 am – Dusk

Golf Clubhouse

The Clubhouse at Aphrodite Hills Golf offers a wide range of dining options 7 am to late evening. With scenic terraced areas overlooking the 18th hole, the Clubhouse offers an elegant and intimate ambience where friends can unwind and reflect on the game.
For more information or for a reservation telephone +357 26829207

TENNIS

The resort has 9 professional courts. 5 of the courts are plexi-cushion hard courts and 4 European red clay courts. The resort also has 2 padel courts. Complete beginners and experienced players are all welcome. Court hire is available, as junior and adult private lessons, coaching courses, individual tennis lessons and packages, junior and adult padel tennis lessons and padel court hire.

Court hire prices are €30 per hour for a hard court and €35 per hour for a clay court. Padel court hire is €22 per hour. Tennis racquets and balls are provided free of charge.
**Prices as of May 2023

Tennis Pro Shop

The Aphrodite Hills Tennis Shop carries an extensive range of tennis equipment, clothes and shoes from famous leading brands.
Opening Hours: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Sports Bar

The Sports Bar is open for all guests to enjoy coffee, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages or ice creams whilst watching the tennis activities.

For more information telephone +357 26828122

SOCCER SCHOOL

The Resort in association with the Dream Team Soccer School, a UK-based professional soccer and sports coaching organisation, offer children the opportunity to develop their soccer skills as part of their holiday. The Dream Team Soccer School offers professional training for Boys & Girls of all ages and abilities.

There is a great 3G pitch made up of long synthetic grass offering better grip and a smoother playing surface.

Football coaching for ages 2 to 5, 6 to 14 and teens coaching is offered. Private football coaching for all ages and abilities is also available. Prices start at €20 per hour
**Prices as of May 2023

BASKETBALL

The resort has a basketball court available for hire starting at €30 per hour
**Prices as of May 2023

 

HORSE RIDING

Do you have a horse rider in your group or fancy trying it? The Resort has its own Riding Club. It is located adjacent to the north end of the resort. Pony rides, Pony Care Club, private lessons and trails are available for beginners or advanced riders.

Pony Ride: €20, 2-hour Pony Care Club: €65, 30-minute private lesson: €33, 45-minute private lesson: €45, 1-hour trail: €48, 1.5-hour trail: €58, 2-hour trail ride: €80.
**Prices as of May 2023

Telephone +357 99998989 for information or to make a booking.

SPA RETREAT

Treat yourself to a spa treatment? Relax and unwind with a trip to the spa!   Treatments are available for all of the family even the children!
Telephone +357 26829100 for information or to make a booking.

GYM

Spacious fully equipped gym with a full range of CV stations, resistance, and free weights. A studio offers a variety of fitness classes.
Telephone +357 26829113 for more information.

APHRODITE'S HAVEN: EXPLORING THE BEACHES

Magical Encounters at Aphrodite's Rock Beach

Immerse yourself in the mythology of the birthplace of Aphrodite and experience the serene beauty of this iconic beach. Activities: Snorkelling, sunset gazing, exploring the sea caves.

Serenity Unleashed at Pissouri Bay Beach

Discover a perfect harmony between tranquillity and water sports at this picturesque beach. Activities: Windsurfing, diving, dining at waterfront tavernas.

Tranquil Beauty at Coral Bay

Revel in the idyllic stretch of golden sands and clear waters on this family-friendly beach. Activities: Swimming, sunbathing, exploring nearby nature trails.

What Makes Each Beach Unique?

A closer look at the individual characteristics of each beach reveals its distinct appeal. From the mythological significance of Aphrodite's Rock Beach to the vibrant activities at Pissouri Bay Beach and the family-friendly ambience of Coral Bay, every beach offers a unique experience, catering to various preferences and interests.

DINING IN THE VILLAGE SQUARE 

Indulge your taste buds in the local delicacies at the resort's restaurants or explore the nearby villages to experience authentic Cypriot cuisine. The fusion of flavours, influenced by its rich history and cultural diversity, is a culinary adventure on its own.

Ladi & Rigani - traditional Cypriot kebab house. Open 1pm to 9pm. Closed in the winter. For more information, contact +35726829479.

The Anoi Pub & Bar - boasts a cosy atmosphere with indoor and outdoor seating facilities and a terrace area with a spectacular panoramic view. Anoi serves an extensive variety of draft and bottled beers and a selection of ‘New World’ wines. Open 3.30pm to 11.45pm (kitchen opens from 17:30 – 22:30).  For more information, contact +35726829480.

El Sabor - Set amidst the lush green landscaped gardens surrounding the leisure pool is ‘El Sabor’, our authentic Mexican Restaurant. Enjoy delicious Mexican food, freshly prepared each day to meet your culinary desires and to awaken your taste buds. Open for lunch 12.30pm to 3.00pm and dinner from 6.30pm to 9.30pm. For more information, contact +35726829644.

Pithari Tavern - located in the Village Square with a stoned paved terrace overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and the 9th hole of the Aphrodite Hills Golf Course, Pithari Tavern – a traditional Greek Cypriot tavern – offers authentic island cuisine. Guests have the opportunity to taste traditional island cooking and classic tavern-type food in either a fresh customary meze or a delicious à la carte variation. Our Meze is excellent value for money for only €25 with over 25 dishes to enjoy! Open 6:30pm to 9.30pm. For more information, contact +35726829475.

Zimi Trattoria - Serving the very best in tasty Italian food and using only the finest and freshest ingredients. Zimi Trattoria has developed a menu bursting with hearty Italian classics, combined with a hint of creativity and zest. Pizza and pasta fans need not worry as they feature heavily on the menu, with an exciting range of homemade fresh pasta daily hand-crafted by the team with care. Open 6:30pm to 9.30pm. For more information, contact +35726829472.

Sushi Atelier - in addition to our eclectic choice of mouth-watering, international culinary dishes, the Aphrodite Hills Golf Clubhouse Restaurant is now serving an extensive selection of delectable and tempting Sushi.  Adult-only area (16+). Open 12:30pm to 7.30pm. For more information, contact +35726829207.

Adults Bar - relax with the ‘chic’ crowd when the sun goes down and enjoy the stunning view whilst sipping your favourite drink and listening to music. This is the perfect place to relax and mingle in the company of adults. You will find superb mixologists shaking, stirring, and pouring their way through a liquid list of classic and contemporary cocktail creations. Closed in the winter. Open from 6pm to mid-night. 

Beer Garden - situated outdoors in the Village Square, offering a selection of international beers and soft drinks. Relax and unwind, whilst sipping a thirst-quenching ice-cold beer and savouring the delights of delicious nibbles. Closed in the winter. Open 11am to 5pm.  

FURTHER AMENITIES ON THE RESORT

Sunlife Bakery
The Sunlife Bakery provides a wide range of fresh hot and cold sandwiches, smoothies, fresh juices and bread, pastries, and numerous other delicious freshly baked items.
For more information telephone +357 268288111

Costa Coffee
As for the blend itself, that’s a closely guarded secret, but you can enjoy a cup of its distinctive flavour and a warm Italian welcome at our Costa Coffee shop located at Village Square.
For more information telephone +357 26956711

Haagen-Dazs
The philosophy of Häagen-Dazs is simple: source the purest and finest ingredients in the world and craft them into the best ice cream sorbets and frozen yoghurts.
For more information telephone +357 26856713

Supermarket
Stocking a wide range of products from fresh fruit and vegetables, frozen foods, dairy products, and much more.
Opening hours: 7 days a week from 7am to 9.30pm
For more information telephone +357 26828111

Orchidea Jewelry
Exclusive custom-made gold jewellery set with diamonds and precious and semi-precious stones.
For more information telephone +357 99490804

ATM point
There is a cash point located at the Village Square

Pharmacy
In the Village Square, you will find the pharmacy.
Opening hours: 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Saturday (closed for lunch). Telephone +357 26828015

Unity Medicentre situated next to the supermarket at the Village Square, offers 7 days per week office hours: 9am – 4pm, open until 8pm during peak season from April. Doctor, nurse, paramedics and pharmacy facilities, as well as a resort-based vehicle on standby 24/7, 365 days a year in case of any emergency requirements to get to the hospital. Walk in, no appointment required. Telephone +357 25023321

TRANSPORT SERVICES

Bus Service

A bus service, route 631, operates from the Resort (golf club car park) to Paphos Harbour.
Check out https://www.cyprusbybus.com/ for times

 

DISTANCES FROM APHRODITE HILLS

Paphos International Airport 17 km

Larnaca International Airport 110 km

Pissouri Village 12 km

Pissouri Bay (beach) 16 km

Kouklia Village 7 km

Paphos Town Centre 20 km

Kato Paphos Harbour 28 km

Coral Bay 35 km