The Paphos hotels are some of the most popular hotels in all of Cyprus. That's because these hotels offer proximity to excellent beaches and other popular attractions in the area. If you are interested in staying at one of the beach hotels in Paphos, they tend to fill up fast, especially during the peak summer season. The area vacation rentals can also go quickly during peak times. Regardless of what you ultimately decide on when it comes to your Paphos accommodation, it is important to note that you should expect relatively high rates, as Paphos is an upscale vacation destination. Most travelers book their stay at the Paphos hotels in advance through a package tour deal, though there are some lodging establishments that can serve the needs of those who don't have prior arrangements.
Some of the best resorts in Cyprus can be found in and around Paphos, and they include the luxurious Intercontinental Hotel at the five-star Aphrodite Hills Resort. There are 290 total rooms and suites at the upscale Intercontinental Hotel Paphos, and they all have an attractive Cypriot-inspired décor. Standard amenities include premium bedding, a private terrace, a mini bar, a safe for valuables, and satellite TV. Luxurious bathrooms are standard as well, and complimentary bathrobes are provided. Outside of the guest units, the Aphrodite Hills Resort offers a range of facilities for Intercontinental guests to enjoy. The dining facilities are particularly extensive, and those who want to be pampered can seek out treatments at the luxurious spa. There's also a health and fitness center. Other facilities include a championship golf course, tennis courts, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool. It's worth noting that his family-friendly resort boasts an excellent kids program. While the kids are busy with activities, parents can steal away to enjoy a walk on the beach, or a romantic meal for two.
Many a Paphos accommodation offers a considerable amount of luxury, and discerning travelers should feel at home at the Thalassa Hotel (pictured). This gem of a boutique hotel offers an excellent location on the beach at Coral Bay. It also offers 24-hour butlers for its guests, and those who wish to be pampered should find the holistic spa to be a divine retreat. There are only 58 total guest units at the Thalassa Hotel, so it isn't the largest of the beach hotels in Paphos. The intimate atmosphere lends itself well to romantic getaways, and couples who wish to enjoy an upscale Paphos beach wedding can hardly find a better destination. As for the rooms and suites at the Thalassa Hotel, the homey elegance is nothing short of inviting. In addition to cheery decor, the guest units at the five-star Thalassa Hotel boast marble bathrooms, ample furnishings, and a private balcony or patio. This contemporary hotel pays special attention to its gourmet cuisine offerings, its elegant spa, and its overall service, so guests should expect to enjoy a pleasurable lodging experience. The private butlers even offer to pick guests up at the airport, and they will be happy to take you on side trips to destinations such as the Tombs of the Kings.
There are many beach hotels in Paphos, and the Athena Royal Beach Hotel figures among the very best. This four-star establishment offers a relaxed atmosphere, as is true at most of the Paphos hotels, and it is ideally situated for a range of pursuits. The sands of Athena Beach are just steps from the hotel, and the town of Paphos itself is just a couple of miles away if you want to go shopping or see what the excellent in-town restaurants have to offer. Beach towels are provided at no extra charge, as are umbrellas and beach chairs. When guests aren't relaxing on the beach, they can hang out at one of the three freshwater pools, head inside to enjoy the heated indoor pool, soak in one of three Jacuzzi tubs, or see if the tennis court is open. There are three restaurants to choose from, one of which is an upscale, a la carte establishment. Room service can be enjoyed around the clock in the cozy rooms and suites. Other in-room amenities include satellite TV, individually controlled heating and air conditioning, a hair dryer, a safety deposit box, guest robes and slippers, and complimentary bathroom products.
For travelers who are looking to save some money on their Paphos accommodation, the Kefalos Beach Tourist Village is one of the top lodging values in the area, if not the entire country. For starters, this affordable three-star lodging in Paphos can be found right on the beach just a short distance from the tourist center, so guests won't have to go far to enjoy some sunbathing, beach volleyball, or swimming. The facilities are quite complete at this seaside hotel, and they include a children's pool, a larger adult pool, a tennis court, a miniature golf course, and a mini market. Other facilities that guests can enjoy include a restaurant that is open for lunch and dinner, a tavern, and two bars. Accommodations are relatively basic apartment units that boast full kitchens, cable TV, and air conditioning. Travelers can spend less at Paphos hotels such as the Axiothea Hotel and the HI Hostel, but in terms of value, the Kefalos Beach Tourist Village is hard to beat.