If you are looking for a holiday destination that has enjoyed a rich and varied history, with many thriving civilisations, from the Greek to the Roman and Byzantine, then Cyprus is a must for your list. Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea and is the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean. The main cities of Cyprus are Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaka, Paphos, Famagusta and Kyrenia, with the capital being Nicosia. Interestingly, Paphos is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, so if you have an interest in history, a visit to Paphos is a must.
Some of the most famous attractions on the island include Paphos Harbour and Castle, nearby Aphrodite’s Rock on the south-western coast, Curium and Kolossi Castle near Limassol, the city of Nicosia and its ancient and mysterious city walls, the wonderful Troodos Mountains and the delights of Northern Cyprus.
If you’re looking for somewhere to stay on this beautifully rich and diverse island, here is a list of the top 11 Airbnbs in Cyprus we have selected, and as you will see, there is something to offer all tastes and budgets.
Create wonderful holiday memories in this bright, spacious apartment, which has spectacular views of the Kyrenia mountain range. You can get to the beginning of the walled old city within a 20-minute walk, the centre of the old city is a 30-minute walk or a 5-minute drive or cycle.
This apartment can accommodate six people, has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, wifi, air conditioning and a fully modern kitchen with all the necessary utensils and cooking equipment.
Nicosia A Terrace With A ViewNicosia, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsspacious apartment well equipped and nicely designed with a lovely balcony with views over the citybig rooms lots of storage room great view and huge balconygreat experience we were very pleased with the comfort and amenities of the apartmentthe beds were comfortable and the aircon was welcome during the hot daysthe apartment was very clean with a nice big balcony with view over the mountainsit was clean and comfyapartment was spotless and good linen and towels were providedthe apartment was clean and we were happy with itcool apartment clean & super on pointthe apartment was super clean spacious and had all the nessesary things a person could need
Host:mario and alex are good hoststhe host and his family made us feel very welcomemario and his mother were so helpful and flexible hostsmario is a fantastic host with a high level of hospitality and responsivnesskind and very friendly peopleRead more reviewsthe location of the apartment is fairly central and in a very nice neighborhoodwow what an amazing place location location locationit's situated in a quiet nice neighbourhood however not far away of the city centernice place in a nice locationwe enjoyed the apartment and location
If you like nature, this newly built, fully furnished, one bedroom house, with its own courtyard is perfect for you. Situated in Polistipos, a picturesque Cypriot village in the Troodos mountains, the house is located in a protected pine forest, just outside the village. It is surrounded by beautiful botanical gardens, which contain wild local herbs. The house can accommodate up to four people and has all necessary amenities.
This house is ideal for people who love nature, quiet country-walks and want to experience the authentic way of rural life. If you want to escape into a clear, calm environment, surrounded by the sights and smells of nature, this village house offers just that.
MOUNTAIN ONE BEDROOM VILLAGE HOUSEPolistipos, Nicosia, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsa wonderful secluded apt surrounded by nature and with a beautiful viewandreas' place is beautiful comfortable and offers great views of the areavery cozy and quiet place with the nice viewthe apartment was very comfortable and the garden was blooming with beautiful flowers and herbsfantastic mountain retreat great views comfortable accommodation peaceful surroundings all essential providedthe house was clean and exactly as describedit was clean and it had everything we neededthe house was perfectly clean and absolutely cosythe place was easy to find andreas was helpful the apartment was clean and the dog was sweat :-)his house was everything as advertised clean and well cared for and the surroundings were just magnificent
Host:mr andreas is a very welcoming hostandreas is wonderful host and responds quickly to requestsandreas is an amazing hostvery nice place and nice hostandreas is really good and friendly hostRead more reviewsgreat house at an amazing locationall in all a great locationgreat location good conditions for rest and cookingthis place was great spectecular views isolated in the woods above the tiny village of pilistyposandreas house is just perfect such a beautiful place on top of a mountain overlooking the village
This studio vacation rental in Cyprus is has been finished to an extremely high standard and has all the necessary amenities you would expect from a modern studio. It is a 2-minute walk to the sea, an 8-minute walk to the beach and a 5-minute walk to the shops, bars, cafes, the medieval castle, the Old Port and the Limassol Marina.
City Centre Studio In Limassol
City Centre Studio 1Limassol, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsquick responses good amenities (coffee/tea/espresso/air conditioning/fridge + more)an amazing apartment with beautiful furniture and decorationthe apartment is fantastic really nicely layed out and stylish furnitureclean and artistic furnishings a comfortable bed with a view of the seathe apartment is very bright and has a beautiful sea viewit was spotless and perfectnice elegant apartment clean and functionalit was clean and the kitchen was well stockedexcellent stay room was well presented and clean spaciousthe apartment is very clean with a comfortable bed and excellent shower
Host:pambos was a great hostpambos was the perfect hostpambos was also very polite host and keen to help me with my questionsirene and pambos were nice hosts toopambos is a great hostRead more reviewsvery close to the city attractionsgreat space located very close to the seafront promenadevery stylish apartment at great locationthe location is the best i thinkgreat location near the old town and the sea
This villa offers amazing views of the Mediterranean Sea from everywhere, as well as the mountains. There are four bedrooms, three toilets, three showers, underfloor central heating, air conditioning, swimming pool, a beautiful kitchen, fireplace and an alarm security system. It’s easily one of the best Airbnbs in Cyprus that a lot of tourists will love.
The Airbnb near Limassol Marina is located on the top of the hill, about 1 km (.6 miles) from the centre of the village, where there are many places to eat like restaurants, pubs, and coffee shops, as well as many things to do, like watching traditional events in the village square and shows at a theatre.
Villa View Point Limassol PissouriPissouri, Limassol, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsthe house is cozy with a lot of space and a very nice swimming poolthe pool was a delightthe villa is situated in a fantastic location and the views out by the pool are excellentthe pool is small but good for cooling off inthe place is clean and tidyit is clean well presented and in a great location
Host:the owner were very helpfulmarios and his wife were super quick with their responses and very friendlymarios was a lovely host even when we arrived latemarios is the best host we have ever had the pleasure of meetingwe have given feedback to the owner which we hope is helpfulRead more reviewsbeautiful location worth every pennyexcellent place for vacation break in quite placethe house has a perfectly placethe villa is in a great locationwe had a great stay at marios' s place
The house is located in the historic centre of Nicosia, inside the Venetian walls, perfect for those who want to stay somewhere with a peaceful sense of history. The house is made up of a kitchen, with all appliances and utensils, a large dining room, a living area with a fireplace and a video audio system.
The floor consists of a double bedroom, a study with one of two sofa beds and the bathroom, with bathtub. There is a communal garden, with beautiful lemon and jasmine trees and, in a 10-15 minute walk, you can reach the bus station, with links to other towns and villages.
Nicosia abitazione tradizionaleNicosia, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsand a more stable wifi signalthe furnishings were beautiful and the rooms spaciousthe bed and sofa bed were comfortableirena graciously allowed us to use one of the downstairs bathroomswe absolutely loved having breakfast in the courtyard in the morningseverything is clean and everyday you discover some new details in the apartmentthe house was clean comfortable and exceeded our expectationsthe house was clean and had been carefully prepared for us and had some lovely furniture and antiquesit is a beautiful clean romantic authentic home with lovely patio in a great location and cooperative host
Host:welcoming friendly and helpful hostthe host was very welcoming and easy to work withpaolo is a very friendly and helpful host who assisted us with all our questions etcvery kind and friendly hoststhey were the most gracious accommodating and amicable hosts we've had yetRead more reviewseverything of interest is in walking distancevery nice and central locationwe loved the locationsafe neighborhood to walk at nightthe location is ideal inside the old walled city
This lovely house, situated in the heart of Cyprus, makes a perfect location to explore the rest of the country. With nature on your doorstep, you can go for walks in the mountains or just sit back and enjoy the view.
The house can accommodate five people and has all the basics you will need to have a comfortable and enjoyable stay.
A House In The Mountains In Limassol
Mountain house - Amazing viewLimassol, Kyperounta, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsthe balcony is a lovely place to eat breakfast or lunchvery comfortable with a lovely viewthere's a cafe not far from the cottage that had good wifi accessnice place with opportunity to stargaze in the evenings and enjoy breakfast with a splendid viewthe wifi also worked great for us which was a pleasant surprisevasilis place was very clean and nicethe rooms were clean and cozythe house was clean and tidyit was clean well-equipped and warm during the cold nights of winterthe place is clean with fully equipped kitchen
Host:vasilis is a great host and was very responsive in any questions we hadvasilis is a very good host - helpful and patientthanks for your host vasilisthe house has everything you will need and much more ) the owner was very responsive and supportivechristina was exceptionally kind and accommodating: eRead more reviewsgreat location and good valuei love this locationthe location is great near the olympus mount and platres villagea good place to stay near trodoosgood location if you have a car for walking trails etc
Less than 50 metres (164 feet) from the beach, this newly renovated villa has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen, and a backyard barbecue. The bedrooms are connected to the balcony, with beautiful sea and mountain views.
There is public transportation nearby the site and you will start and end your days with the sound of the waves and the smell of sea air, to refresh you.
Villa Near The Beach In Karaoglanoglu
Price: from 45 USD
Number of Guests: 5
CYPRUS Villa steps from the beach !Karaoglanoglu, Kyrenia, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsperfect kitchen with lots of coffee and teathe rooms look exactly like on the photoskerime's place was great just like in the pictures very cozy with a great balcony with sea viewsit's really nicely furnished everything is new there's a/c in every roomwe had a great stay at the apartmentit was clean crisp and nicely decorated and quietall rooms were clean and as describedeverything was clean the total appartment is really comfortablevery nice and cleanthe house is very well equipped and very clean
Host:the host made us feel very welcome as did the neighbourhoodkerime was a fantastic host the home was immaculate and she has thought of everythingthe neighbours are friendly and available to help and chat to aswellsuch a great place and a great hostkerime answered all our questions fast and was really friendlyRead more reviewsthe location is great with the sea so close and very good restaurants in the neighbourhoodgreat house in really suberb location in northern cyprusthe location just next to the sea is wonderfulthe apartment was in a great locationneighborhood is generally quiet and friendly
This modern Airbnb in Cyprus, near Larnaca, and would suit someone who is looking to be away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre, with some peace and quiet. The city centre is an 8-minute car ride away.
Buses run from the apartment to the city centre and bicycle or taxi hire is also available upon request. There is a good internet connection, as well, and the flat is fully air conditioned and heated in the winter.
One BedRoom Modern Pool ApartmentLivadia, Larnaca, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsfully equipped kitchen balcony with plants romantic bedroomher apartment was comfortable modern and airconditionedthe apartment is lovely lots of space and gorgeous interior decorwe loved the style and had lovely time having our breakfast at the terrace overlooking the poolmodern comfortable and beautiful place for good restall was clean and the pool area was also very cleanthe apartment was very cleanthis apartment was amazing it was so clean and beautifully decoratedwonderfull place to stay very stylish clean and cosyit is very clean pretty modern and with an eye for details
Host:bobi was a great hostbobi and jacob are good hostthey were very kind and generous and they helped us way than a lotbobi was a great a host so helpful and friendly and was available whenever we neededi highly recommend her as a host and an excellent travel buddyRead more reviewsvery close to the highway for easy access to anywhere in cyprusthere are very good beaches close byit is also in a great location very close to the beaches and city centera delightful place to spend our time
This is a spacious, newly built and fully equipped house, with a breathtaking view of the mountains and the forest. The house is located in a protected pine forest, just outside the village. The house is fully furnished and equipped with two bedrooms and its own courtyard. Situated in Polistipos, a traditional and picturesque Cypriot village in the Troodos mountains, the house can accommodate up to six people and has all necessary amenities.
This house is ideal for people who love nature, quiet country-walks and who want to experience the authentic way of rural life and genuine hospitality. The green and clear environment, the relaxing atmosphere and the wonderful smells of nature make this place a small piece of heaven.
Two Bedroom House In The Mountains In Polistipos
Price: from 71 USD
Number of Guests: 6
MOUNTAIN 2 BEDROOM GARDEN HOUSEPolistipos, Nicosia, Cyprus
Top guest reviewsthe wifi was strongbalcony with awesome view and living room with a real fireplacethe views are beautiful and the fireplace is lovely and cozyperfect location with beautiful view to the mountains and cozy atmospherethe kitchen is fully equipped and you can cook your meals by yourself if you likethe house is very much cleanclean house with everything we need perfect neighbourthe house was well equipped and cleanwe stayed 3 nights in this wide house which was very cozy and perfectly cleanquiet place in the middle of the mountains very clean and cozy house
Host:friendly and reliable hostkind and friendly ownerour host was very helpful and friendlyhe is a great hostandreas is a great hostRead more reviewsandreas's place is beautifully located on top of polystypos villagebeautiful and pictures locationwe took a wonderful walk to the mountain near the housea great location for walking & exploring the troodos mountainsa wonderful and immaculate home in a perfect location that's quiet and beautiful
Couples or friends traveling to Cyprus should skip the hotel accommodation and book at least a night or two at George’s quirky guest studio. George’s art studio has become a versatile space throughout the years for friends and families who need a place to crash to his private personal design space. The guest studio is now open for travelers to enjoy with a king-sized bed, Wi-fi access, a spacious equipped kitchen for cooking, and ample bathroom space for showers. Guests can also make use of other amenities like heating, air conditioning, TV, hot water, and free parking for those who drove up the area. Experience a unique homestay and marvel in this unique and stunning art studio turned Airbnb for a memorable visit to the beautiful Mediterranean country of Cyprus.
Artist's Private Guest StudioLimassol, Cyprus
Top guest reviewswe were glad to have ac and hot showersit is exactly like the photos and such a unique and comfortable spacewe enjoyed hanging out in the space cooking breakfast and dinner and relaxingvery clean placebeautiful apartment with a very synaptic guyi loved the artistick personal touch in every thing in the studio vety clean and very camfortablethe bathroom is also very comfortable and cleanthe apartment is very clean comfortable well equipped and in a calm streetthe studio is fantastic spacious great decor clean
Host:george was a wonderful hostgeorges is a really good hosthighly recommended place and highly recommended hostgeorge is a fantastic host and his place is spacious and stylistvery nice accomodation and a great hostRead more reviewswe loved the location right away and felt home immediatelywhat a cute little place to stayeasy to relax and perfect location for trips all over the islandgreat nice and cozy apartment with beautiful decor in pastoral locationif you don’t mind to be at driving distance from the center it is the perfect place to stay
This refurbished fifth floor flat has a panoramic view of Larnaca port. It is 15 minutes walk from Larnaca town centre and Phinikoudes Beach. The bus stop is a minute’s walk away. This clean, comfortable and cosy flat holds all you need to have an enjoyable holiday.
Home From Home In Larnaca
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If you’re bringing a car with you and you need space to park, you don’t have to worry. This quirky Airbnb guest studio has exactly what you need.
Final words about charming Cyprus
Exploring a country so rich in history can feel overwhelming, so start with the museums, to learn all about Cyprus. Check out the Byzantine Museum, the Archaeological Museum, in Ano Paphos and the Ethnographical Museum. As well as history, good food, sunshine and friendly hospitality are all bound to make your holiday a memorable one.
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