The Limassol District
The quite resort of Pissouri, is surrounded by vineyards and beautiful sceneery. It is situated midway between Paphos and Limassol. Some of the island's most famous and historical sights are within easy driving distance from this resort with Limassol and Paphos approximately a 30-minute drive away. And, for those of you who like a round of golf, the Secret Valley Golf is just a short drive away. Not forgetting the wonderful Aphrodite Hills Golf Club, with beautiful views over the Mediterranean Sea is Just 10 Minutes away.
There are several beautiful beaches nearby, including the sandy Avdimour Beach (10 Minutes drive).
Southern Cyprus has year round sunshine, lovely beaches and a diverse selection of cuisines in addition to excellent Cypriot food on offer. The Cypriots are warm, friendly and welcoming people. The majority speak English.
Pissouri / Pissouri Bay area
The Villa is situated just a few minutes walk from the un-spoilt blue flag beach at Pissouri Bay with its many water sports. Pissouri Bay is a tranquil spot free of mass tourism. It is situated in a beautiful landscape and is a perfect starting point for trips (Aphodite Cliffs, Curion Amphitheatre, Troodos Mountains, Limassol and Paphos, etc.) and hikes. Here you will find a good selection of tavernas and mini markets, all within a walking distance from the villa. Pissouri Village, about a five-minute drive from the beach, is set up on the hill commanding stunning 360-degree views. It is a traditional, quaint Greek village comprising a cluster of tranquil stone buildings. There are many small, personal tavernas, a few shops, and a Church. The local people are extremely friendly and helpful. At night, there is a relaxed and calm atmosphere, away from crowds and nightclubs. Eating out is relatively inexpensive and the local wines are delicious. In the summer months there are weekly Cypriot nights in both Pissouri Bay and Pissouri Village.
Pissouri offer's a variety of holiday options. It is an ideal place to relax and unwind enjoying the pleasures of the beach and surrounding countryside. About 3 miles west of Pissouri is Petra tou Romiou, the legendary birthplace of Aphrodite, a beautiful stretch of coastline with a spectacular rocky outcrop.
The sports minded visitor has not been overlooked with diving, windsurfing, water skiing and Jet Ski’s etc. available in the Bay.
For those of you who enjoy a round of golf there are two well known courses nearby:
APHRODITE HILLS GOLF CLUB – 10 minutes drive west
Set on top of high plateaus overlooking the Mediterranean, the birthplace of Goddess Aphrodite – Petra tou Romiou. The course length is 6.299 meters.
SECRET VALLEY GOLF CLUB – 10 minutes drive west
Set in the valley to the West of Aphrodite Hills. Why not play 36 holes in one day? – This course plays to a par 72, measures 6120 meters.