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Discover boutique hotels in Cyprus
When you learn Cyprus is regarded as the birthplace of Aphrodite, the crumbling archaeological sites and silvery olive tree groves that dot this sun-drenched Mediterranean island seem all the more alluring. Spend your days kayaking in turquoise waters around craggy cliffs, scuba diving amongst shipwrecks or simply while away the hours eating locally-made halloumi and maybe downing a shot (or two) of zavinia. Explore our curated selection of luxury villas, resorts and hotels in Cyprus.
Destinations in Cyprus
A nature reserve harbouring sea caves, spectacular carpets of spring flowers, plunging gorges and the pools Aphrodite supposedly once bathed in, the Akamas Peninsula is an ancient beauty.
Pretty village Ilgaz is in the tree-covered Besparmak hills of Northern Cyprus, 10 minutes from the coast.
Occupied since prehistoric times, and inhabited by the Romans, the Venetians and the cult followers of Aphrodite, the fort-guarded harbour town of Paphos (aka Pafos) has a colourful history.