Secret Valley, Paphos

Secret Valley

Secret Valley is conveniently located within a 15-minute drive from Paphos International Airport. The resort of Secret Valley is situated 20 minutes from Paphos Town which boasts a charming harbour with a beautiful promenade and historical UNESCO heritage sights. Secret Valley is only 40 minutes from the lively town of Limassol, with its modern marina, renowned seafront promenades, charming old town as well as modern shopping, dining and leisure facilities. A 20-minute drive west will bring you to the town of Paphos with its world heritage sites, modern shopping facilities and attractive harbour area.

Secret Valley offers a highly prestigious 18-hole championship golf course in a spectacular setting in a scenic valley surrounded by manicures mature trees and flowers as well as beautifully sculpted rock formations. The clubhouse offers a cafe lounge, a fine dining restaurant and a massive veranda with spectacular.

The Aphrodite Hills Golf and Spa Resort is located directly next to the Secret Valley, within a 5-minute drive. The Aphrodite Hills resort is built on two elevated plateaus divided by a natural ravine, offering spectacular sea and fairway views from every corner. It boasts a magnificent 18-hole championship golf course designed by acclaimed course architect, Cabell B Robinson. It also features a 5* hotel, luxury golf residences, Golf and Tennis Academy and the convenient village square with Golf Club House, supermarket, souvenir shop, medical centre, cash machine, a lovely selection of restaurants and other dining options, children's playground and a chapel. In addition, the resort offers the perfect relaxing escape at their award-winning Retreat Spa (the Spa Traveller Readers Award 2013 awarded The Retreat Spa at Aphrodite Hills the prestigious “Best Spa & Golf Resort in Europe”.) Here you can indulge in the ultimate pamper experience within a sanctuary of calm and tranquillity, leaving you feeling refreshed, relaxed and rejuvenated. Professional gym, personal training, yoga and fitness classes are also available within the Spa.

There are many attractive and quiet beaches located near Secret Valley. The nearest beach is at Petra Tou Roumiou (Aphrodite’s Rock) which is the legendary birthplace of Aphrodite, the Goddess of love and is probably the most photographed spot on the island. The picturesque pebble beach extends to either side of the rock. You can find un-spoilt and secluded areas of beach where you can take a romantic stroll away from the main crowded beach.

Within a 10 minute drive of Secret Valley, you reach the village of Pissouri which spreads from the traditional village on the hillside down to the sheltered Bay with its clear crystal blue sea. The beach at Pissouri is a proud recipient of a blue flag award and boasts a shoreline that extends for two kilometres. A handful of informal tavernas and restaurants offering a selection of local and international cuisine are found along the fringe of the sand and shingle beach for you to enjoy.

Kitesurfing in Cyprus is getting extremely popular thanks to the beautiful unspoiled beaches and windy conditions. Paramali beach is located within a 30-minute drive of Secret Valley and is a popular beach for kitesurfing due to the beach being very quiet. The beach is long and wide with a mix of sand and pebble with waters of moderate depth. There are no tavernas or cafes at the beach, which lends to its seclusion.