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Ayios Andronikos Apartments
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

Through the Valley of Marathasa, the beautiful village of Kalopanayiotis rises up to the mountain top, and this is where Ayios Andronikos Village Apartments were created.
It is a getaway, unrivalled in beauty which offers nature-filled holidays. Whether it is summer or winter, the wild beauty of the nature will leave you enchanted. Enjoy moments of complete relaxation while admiring nature in all its splendid glory.
Ayios Andronikos Apts consists of a three story building that was first build around 1890 and fully renovated at 2008. The building itself is a combination of traditional architecture and revolutionary modern ideas. There you can find 4 one bedroom suites and 2 studio type suites. All six apartments are overlooking the beautiful river of Setraxos, with nothing blocking the view.
All suites are designed in an elegant style to combine tradition with technology. All of them have facilities like fully equipped kitchen with lounge, LCD TV’s with a DVD player, stereo with USB port, and floor heating. At one of the suites there is a Jacuzzi and a fire place. Bed linen and towels are also provided.
What is more because in the 1950’s one of the owner’s family’s occupations was to carry healing water from the river side to the guest houses, it provides sulphide water baths on demand in 3 of the suites.
Next to the house there is a 16th century chapel of that is dedicated to Ayios Andronikos and Ayia Athanasia. This chapel is unique because of its wall paintings.

Antigone
(Spilia, Nicosia)

This small traditional house stands in the centre of Spilia village in the Troodos Mountains. Built in 1870 by Nicolas Kapournays using stones and clay ‘plithari’, it was renovated and had its doors re-opened in October 2007 by the Minister of Interior, during a ceremony organised by the village.
On the first floor of this two-storey house, you can see the unique ‘museum of the shoemaker’ created by its owners, Andreas and Flora Chrysanthou, in memory of Andreas’ father.
The house consists of one bedroom with a traditional bed and wardrobe, both made at the beginning of the 20th century. The sitting room, with exciting traditional furniture, depicts a living museum. A beautiful kitchen and a small veranda with traditional flowers complete an exceptional small house, in which you can enjoy an unforgettable environment.
You can obtain leaflets about the village sights, historical and cultural places near Spilia, including nature trails etc for free.
The hospitality of the owners offering you traditional sweets and meals are an added treat, reminiscent of the Greek and Byzantine past.

Facilities
Old and traditional furniture, heating, fireplace, television, DVD player, radio/CD player, fans, library, veranda, breakfast on request and for a fee, fully equipped kitchen, refrigerator, shower/WC, sheets and towels are provided, Internet WiFi.

Nearby Activities
Nature trails, Monastery of Panayia Chrysokourdaliotissa, Old Kakopetria village, Monastery of Panayia tis Podithou in Galata village, Platania forest park, Troodos Square and peak with natural museum. Skiing in the Troodos Mountains.
You can spend time with the owners at the family winery producing local wine and famous Cyprus drink Zivania. Also, you can take part in agricultural activities in the fields.
The owners can cook Cyprus food for you traditional and deliver it to the house.

Complimentary local wine and ‘Zivania’ upon arrival to the house.

Archontiko “i Misirlou”
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

Archontiko ”i Misirlou” was the ancestral home of Catherine Dragou and Elia Triselioti, a red brick manufacturer. The house, located on the main street of Kalopanayiotis, was constructed from Elias’ red bricks. The top floor of the building once housed the renowned “Elias café” best remembered for its traditional doughnuts. The residence is located on the main street of Kalopanayiotis and provides panoramic views of the Marathasa valley and St. John’s Lambadistis Monastery. It was renovated in 2011,following the high standards set by the Rural Development Funding Program for traditional residences.

Capacity/Facilities:
The building now consists of two self-contained two-bedroom houses with a fireplace and one studio. Both houses and the studio include hot and cold air A/Cs, a fully equipped kitchen, living room and veranda furniture, LCD TV, DVD player, electric towel heaters, hair dryers, refrigerator, oven, ceramic hobs and all modern conveniences.
Optional additions include a Jacuzzi bathtub, extra bed. Baby cot for all apartments available, can be provided upon request free of charge. Complementary fire wood is provided for the first use.

Nearby activities:
Visit the Monastery of St. John Lampadistis, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site the Icon museum the Lavrentios house-museum, and the six Byzantine churches. Walk through nature trails or along the river and experience the natural flora of the mountainous region. Visit the natural sulphur springs, known for their special healing properties, the Venetian stone bridge and the traditional stone built Kykkos Watermill. Drink fresh mountain water from the old taps.
Quad bike safari through the surrounding areas and enjoy the scenic views and adventurous routes.
Go fishing at Kalopanayiotis dam and visit the fishery. Join in organized excursions to nearby villages with a traditional Bedford bus (upon request).Relax and enjoy a Spa treatment using modern facilities at Casale Panayiotis

ATRATSA Mountain Apartments-Suites
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

ATRATSA Mountain Suites is a tourist complex situated in a three-storey traditional building – which has been fully renovated in 2008 – in the picturesque village of Kalopanayiotis in the Valley of Marathasa, lying on the north-westerly slopes of Troodos Mountain Range. It is an ideal area for the nature lovers and those who seek a relaxing escape from the everyday routines of life.

ATRATSA Mountain Suites is licensed by the Cyprus Tourism Organization and is comprised of 2 studio suites, 2 one-bedroom suites and 1 two-bedroom suite, all handsomely furnished and well equipped. The studio suites have a mezzanine floor which accommodates the bedroom, leaving the remaining area more spacious and comfortable. The one and two-bedroom suites have separate spacious sitting rooms and can comfortably accommodate couples, families and larger groups.

The cool breeze which encircles the complex the whole day because of its orientation and altitude renders the ceiling fans which are available an adequate and suitable cool climatic system.

Wooden ceilings with wooden beams, together with walls of mountain stone emphasize the traditional Cyprus village architecture. Guests can enjoy a panoramic view of Kalopanayiotis, the surrounding forest and mountains and the neighbouring village of Oikos, from the wooden balconies and the tiled veranda. The complex overlooks Kalopanayiotis Water Dam and the view extends right through the Marathasa Valley down to the Bay of Morphou

Activities
Strolling through the village along the river side, visiting the Sulphur Water Springs, the ancient Monastery of St John the Lampadistis, the modern Museum of Byzantine Icons, the Old Kykkos Water Mill, the Old Butchery House, walking along the Nature Paths are only a few of the things the visitor can enjoy during his stay at Kalopanayiotis.

Facilities
All the suites have a kitchenette fully equipped with an electric cooking panel, electric kettle, toaster and fridge with mini-bar. Each suite has its own shower room and toilet, and constant hot water. The furnishing is of a high standard and includes single or double beds, bed-side tables, dressing table, sofas, armchairs, dining table, 32” LCD television set and ceiling fans. All necessary white liner (bed-sheets, blankets, bath and face towels) is provided. The whole complex is centrally heated during the winter months.

A fully-equipped barbeque area is available for those who love traditional Cyprus charcoal cooking.
The complex provides also wireless access to the Internet in all the suites

Avli House
(Lythrodontas, Nicosia)

In the traditional neighbourhood of Lythrodontas village lies Avli (Georgallides Courtyard,) an exquisite example of popular architecture consisting of three old brick buildings with wooden roofs and tiles, unified upon their restoration.
Because of its noteworthy traditional character, the entire complex has been declared an antique building by the authorities and all materials and techniques used for its restoration are traditional and indigenous to the area.
Avli has five bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom.
Some of the characteristic elements you will enjoy are the reception area with its carved arch and tiled floor, the large kitchen and fireplace, covered verandas with magnificent view of the village and the hilly environment surrounding it, as well as the sunroom on the raised section of the building.

Facilities
Accommodation Only
Ironing board; Air Condition; Central Heating; Fully equipped kitchen; free WiFi Internet; mountain location; Parking; Veranda; Yard. A walk in the narrow winding streets of the village is a must to admire the local architecture.; Art Gallery; an enjoyable walk in nature at one of two trails– one is behind the Church of Panayia Galatousa and the other leading to a small cave of stalactites.; horse riding; biking; July 30 is the village festival offering traditional food and wine along with music and dance; painting holidays; mini football court (Futsal); English lessons

(Marathon) Casale Panayiotis Traditional village – Ayia Marina
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

In the beautiful village of Kalopanayiotis, surrounded by an evergreen and idyllic landscape, lies Marathon guesthouse. Marathon consists of four independent, traditional guesthouses with a courtyard and wooden balconies. Respecting the traditional architecture of the old aristocratic neighbourhood of Ayia Marina, which has been recently restored, the guesthouse competes in beauty with the surrounding area. The owners’ good taste and love of detail can be seen in the combination of authentic, traditional elements with the modern comforts of a luxurious hotel, so that guests can enjoy days of absolute relaxation.
The Marathon is a member of Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village, which consists of fifteen traditional guesthouses, a restaurant, a traditional coffeehouse, a spa and a conference centre.
A rich and very tasty breakfast is served daily in “Kafenion”. There you can enjoy selected music and play your favourite board games by the fireplace. “Kafenion” is open during the whole day.
“Byzantino” restaurant offers authentic, Cypriot dishes, which are prepared using traditional recipes and local products. Enjoy beautiful evenings with wine, music and the company of your friends.
In “Lavrentino” spa you can indulge yourselves with sauna, steam bath, relaxing massages and beauty treatments.

Capacity & Facilities:
Eight beds,. courtyard, balconies, under floor heating, air-conditioning, kitchen, mini-bar, television, DVD player, Hi-Fi system, Internet service, safe box, iron, hair-dryer, housekeeping, breakfast, room service, WC, bathtub or shower. Restaurant, coffee shop and bar, reception, spa, sauna steam bath, conference centre. Organized excursions. Major credit cards accepted. Sheets and towels are provided.

Nearby activities:
Visit within walking distance the Monastery of St. John Lampadistis, the Icon Museum and the six Byzantine churches of the village. Nature trails with healing waters, old taps, stone bridges and traditional watermill. Fishing at the Kalopanayiotis dam. Spa. Swimming pool at the village. Skiing on Troodos. Organised excursions. Participate in village and country farm activities.

(Byzantino) Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

In the beautiful village of Kalopanayiotis lies Byzantino house. It consists of two independent, traditional guesthouses with a paved terrace and a wonderful view of the Setrachos valley. The special quality and elegance of the bedrooms and the other areas of the house add a unique character to the whole environment. The beautiful headboards made of carved wood, the hand-made curtains, the embroidery, the quality furniture and the paintings create a luxurious and warm atmosphere.
Byzantino is a member of Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village, which consists of fifteen traditional guesthouses, a restaurant, a traditional coffeehouse, a spa and a conference centre.
A rich and very tasty breakfast is served daily in “Kafenion”. There you can enjoy selected music and play your favourite board games by the fireplace. “Kafenion” is open during the whole day.
“Byzantino” restaurant offers authentic, Cypriot dishes, which are prepared using traditional recipes and local products. Enjoy beautiful evenings with wine, music and the company of your friends.
In “Lavrentino” spa you can indulge yourselves with sauna, steam bath, relaxing massages and beauty treatments.

Capacity & Facilities:
Four beds, balcony, under floor heating, air-conditioning, kitchen, mini-bar, television, DVD player, Hi-Fi system, Internet, safe box, iron, hair-dryer, housekeeping, breakfast, room service, WC, bathtub or shower and bath amenities. Restaurant, coffee shop and bar, reception, spa, sauna, steam bath, conference centre. Major credit cards accepted. Sheets and towels are provided.

Nearby activities:
Visit the Monastery of St. John Lampadistis which is included in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List, the Icon Museum and the six Byzantine churches of the village. Nature trails with healing waters, old taps, stone bridges and traditional watermill. Fishing at the Kalopanayiotis dam. Spa. Skiing on Troodos. Organized excursions with traditional bus. Participate in village and country farm activities.

(Eliakon) Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

The beautiful Kalopanayiotis is the first village that one encounters while travelling through the valley of Marathasa. Eliakon consists of six independent guesthouses with large balconies and a wonderful view of the picturesque village. With respect and consistence to traditional architecture, the guesthouse blends harmoniously into the beautiful surrounding landscape. The owners’ good taste and love of detail can be seen in the combination of authentic, traditional elements with the modern comforts of a luxurious hotel, so that guests can enjoy days of absolute relaxation.
Eliakon is a member of Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village, which consists of fifteen traditional guesthouses, a restaurant, a traditional coffeehouse, a spa and a conference centre.
A rich and very tasty breakfast is served daily in “Kafenion”. There you can enjoy selected music and play your favourite board games by the fireplace. “Kafenion” is open during the whole day.
“Byzantino” restaurant offers authentic, Cypriot dishes, which are prepared using traditional recipes and local products. Enjoy beautiful evenings with wine, music and the company of your friends.
In the “Lavrentino” spa you can indulge yourselves with sauna, steam bath, relaxing massages and beauty treatments.

Facilities
Balconies. fireplace, Jacuzzi and bathtub with healing water in some of the rooms. Heating, air-conditioning, kitchen, mini-bar, television, DVD player, Hi-Fi system, Internet, safe box, iron, hair-dryer, breakfast, room service, WC, bathtub or shower. Restaurant, coffee shop and bar, reception, spa, sauna, steam bath, conference centre. Organized excursions. Major credit cards accepted. Sheets and towels are provided.

Nearby activities:
Visits to the Monastery of St. John Lampadistis, the Icon Museum and the six Byzantine churches of the village. Nature trails with healing waters, old taps, stone bridges and traditional watermill. Fishing at the Kalopanayiotis dam. Spa. Swimming pool. Skiing on Troodos. Organized excursions with traditional wooden bus. Participate in village and country farm activities.

(Troullinon) Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

Troullinon consists of three independent, traditional guesthouses with paved courtyard and wooden balconies. It lies at Ayia Marina square, the old aristocratic neighbourhood of the village, which has been recently restored. With respect and consistence to traditional architecture, the guesthouse blends harmoniously into the beautiful surrounding landscape. The owners’ good taste and love of detail can be seen in the combination of authentic, traditional elements with the modern comforts of a luxurious hotel, so that guests can enjoy days of absolute relaxation.
Troullinon is a member of Casale Panayiotis Traditional Village, which consists of fifteen traditional guesthouses, a restaurant, a traditional coffeehouse, a spa and a conference centre.
A rich and very tasty breakfast is served daily in “Kafenion”. There you can enjoy selected music and play your favourite board games by the fireplace. “Kafenion” is open during the whole day.
“Byzantino” restaurant offers authentic, Cypriot dishes, which are prepared using traditional recipes and local products. Enjoy beautiful evenings with wine, music and the company of your friends.
In “Lavrentino” spa you can indulge yourselves with sauna, steam bath, relaxing massages and beauty treatments.

Capacity & Facilities:
Six beds, courtyard, balconies, under floor heating, air-conditioning, kitchen, mini-bar, television, DVD player, Hi-Fi system, Internet service, safe box, iron, hair-dryer, breakfast, room service, WC, bathtub or shower. Restaurant, coffee shop and bar, reception, spa, sauna, steam bath, conference centre. Major credit cards accepted. Sheets and towels are provided.

Nearby activities:
Visit within walking distance the Monastery of St. John Lampadistis , the Icon Museum and the six Byzantine churches of the village. Nature trails with healing waters, old taps, stone bridges and traditional watermill. Fishing at the Kalopanayiotis dam. Spa. Swimming pool at the village. Skiing on Troodos. Organized excursions with traditional wooden bus. Participate in village and country farm activities.

Evghenia’s House
(Askas, Nicosia)

Evghenia’s House is situated along the narrow stone-paved alleys of the old village. The restored building comprises 4 comfortable studios, each with its own kitchenette with refrigerator, shower and toilet, as well as heating during the winter months. Every studio can accommodate 2 to 4 persons, which the 2 of them even up to six persons.
The two-storey house is built with traditional floor slabs and reed covered ceilings. From the charming balconies you can enjoy the view of the steep hills and the village of Askas. Impressive artefacts such as the old loom and other traditional pieces decorate the house.
Evghenia’s House serves as an ideal base for those who wish to explore the surrounding Pitsilia area, known for its beauty and traditional architecture. An experience not to be missed.

Accommodation Only
Babysitting service; Central heating; Fans; Mountain location; Telephone; Television; Veranda; Fire Place in some rooms;
A Walk in the narrow winding streets of the village is a must to admire the local architecture.; Two Nature Trails are 10km away from the village.(Alona and Madari) and there is 1 nature trail in the village as well; The Church of Ayia Christina recently renamed Ayia Paraskevi is 2km away from the village.

Dining
Traditional homemade breakfast is served for a small fee(the arrangements should be made upon confirmation of your booking).

Linos Inn
(Kakopetria, Nicosia)

Linos Inn in the old village of Kakopetria is a complex of old houses which have been restored and reconstructed to offer a beautiful homely environment. Popular architecture, traditional warmth, all modern comforts and the hospitality of the owners will certainly appeal to your senses.
These, in combination with the beauty of the landscape, the wonderful Troodos mountains and the Solea valley with its numerous Byzantine monuments, make Linos the ideal spot for rest, fun, explorations, and the expression of your talents and the stimulation of your inspiration.

Bed & Breakfast(included in the prices)
Air conditioning, bathroom, toilet, mini bar, traditional furniture, Central heating, Garden, Major credit cards accepted, Restaurant / Tavern, satellite TV, sauna, telephone, television, veranda.
Fire place and Jacuzzi is some rooms.

Polyxeni’s House
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

Polyxeni’s house is one of the first houses that welcome you as you enter the village of Kalopanayiotis. From the stone-paved yard you can gaze down at the dam that lies below.
The traditional design of the house includes a large entrance hall with a fireplace, two bedrooms, kitchenette, shower and toilet. Here you have the opportunity to experience unforgettable days in a traditional yet renovated house with its unique atmosphere and breathtaking view of the dam and the Marathasa valley. You can also combine your stay with discovery walks along the numerous nature trails in this beautiful region.

Accommodation Only
Central heating; fans; fire place; fully equipped kitchen; garden; mountain location; yard.
Go for an enjoyable walk in nature; Nature Trails

The House of Xenis
(Galata, Nicosia)

The house of Xenis situated in the centre of Galata village, next to small fresh flowing river, the traditional stone house has been divided into three studio apartments. Fully furnished with balcony overlooking the picturesque view of the mountains, outside is a beautiful crazy paved patio. Each studio is fully equipped with a double bed (possible to add a further bed), kitchen, fridge, TV, cooker, bathroom with shower and parking for your vehicle, fire place and in one of the studios Jacuzzi.

Accommodation Only
Fans; fire place; garden; mountain location; parking; television; veranda; yard, Jacuzzi; air-conditioning.

To Kastri
(Kalopanayiotis, Nicosia)

Situated on the lower street of Kalopanayiotis, Kastri Guest House is a fascinating and memorable place to visit.
0ne thing that makes an impression on all who visit this charming holiday house is the care with which it has been renovated-such attention has been paid to detail that the authenticity of this historic building has been meticulously preserved. This magnificent building offers modernity while clinging onto the quaint charm of a bygone era. What makes Kastri Guest House unique among other houses in the village, though, is the fact that it is the only house built solely from river stones.
Its large veranda on the upper level with the traditional oven and the exquisite fireplace offers unobstructed views of the neighbouring village Oikos and the tree-clad mountains of Marathasa. During early Spring, the mountain view with the blossoming almond trees and the amazing flowers endemic to the region is breathtaking. Winter nights spent in front of the fireplace with a glass of exquisite local wine and mouth-watering Cypriot delicacies will remain indelible in the memory of all who visit this spectacular Holiday Guest House. Summer days and nights at Kastri allow visitors to experience first-hand the tranquillity and warmth of village life, enjoy the natural beauty of the area and marvel at the sight of the glistening sun on the river Setrachos.
Originally built around 1800-1850, the house was bought by Doros and Chrystalla Efthymiades in 1986 and was initially used for family vacations. In 2011, the house was fully renovated and equipped with all modern comforts. Indeed, the owners have managed to incorporate modern life into such a historic setting preserving all the traditional characteristics of Cyprus in accordance with the specifications defined by the Cyprus agrotourism guidelines and Cyprus urbanization office.
Today, Kastri Guest House comprises three apartments: the “executive suite” is a large two-bedroom apartment on the first floor with a spacious living room and dining area, a fireplace and a Jacuzzi. The other two apartments –a studio and a one bedroom flat- are on the ground floor. All apartments are fully air-conditioned (hot and cold) and are all equipped with a TV set, DVD player and free Wi-Fi.

During your stay at Kalopanayiotis village you can:
– Visit St John Monastery, the icons gallery and the Lavrentios museum. Also a visit to the small church of Theoskepasti is highly recommended. The village has several more worth visiting old churches.
– Take a walk by the river banks or walk through the nature paths just outside the village.
– Visit the Venetian bridge, the traditional watermill and its medicinal baths.
– Fish at the water dump of the village and visit the fishery next to the dump.
– Participate to the organized short trips with the four-wheel motor bikes
– Enjoy your coffee to the traditional coffee houses, as well the Cyprus traditional cuisine at the village taverns.
– At winter make a short trip to mountain Troodos for winter sports or just for a walk in the snow.

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