Apt VICTORIA panormamic views to the Mediterranean
Description from the owner
Our 1000 sf (93m) 2 bedroom, one family bathroom air conditioned apartment is situated in Tala Hills 1 in Tala, a traditional Greek Cypriot village which is surrounded by elegant private villa's and small apartment buildings. Tala is at a higher elevation than Paphos and therefore during the summer enjoys cooling breezes.
Our large covered verandah overlooks a valley with stunning 180 degree views to the Paphos coastline & Mediterranean.
Tala Village square is literally a 5 minute level stroll from the apartment. There are numerous restaurants, a taverna & two small convenience stores (Kiosks). A short downhill walk is a chemist, a laundry service and a further grocery store.
The apartment is managed by a British couple who will "meet/greet" you when you arrive at the apartment. If you have any questions during your stay, do not hesitate to contact them. They are there to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.
Included in your rental is a complimentary "Welcome Pack" (for stays of 7 nights or more) which has staples such as bread, milk, eggs, butter, tea, coffee and sugar.
A lift/elevator will take you to our spacious 4th floor apartment.
The entire apartment is furnished to a very high standard with imported furniture, furnishings and artworks.
The lounge and dining area are bright, open and airy.
The lounge has a bespoke sofa which converts to a full & comfortable double bed. There are also two large rattan chairs, a large coffee table, two side tables, two lamps and a floor rug. The lounge can comfortably seat excess of 6 people. The entire living space is great for entertaining
The entertainment system has a T.V. and a dvd/cd/vhs combo player.
The dining area is spacious and furnished with a Georgian style table and six upholstered chairs.
Adjacent to the lounge / dining room is a separate, fully equipped kitchen which includes a washing machine, dishwasher as well as a fridge/freezer, oven, counter top hob (with exhaust), microwave, electric kettle, toaster and coffee maker. There is of course, cutlery, china and glass wares together with cooking utensils, pots, pans, kitchen linens etc.
A hallway leads to the fully tiled, bright family bathroom (bath/shower combo, plenty of storage & a window for ventilation) as well as the large master bedroom (double bed) and the 2nd double bedroom with two single beds.
Both bedrooms are furnished with bespoke furniture including the beds, bedside tables and dressers with mirrors. Even the boxsprings and mattresses are imported & the chair. A hair dryer is in each bedroom. The master bedroom also has an electric alarm clock and a safe. Both bedrooms have floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes and air con / heater units.
The lounge and the master bedroom lead onto the large covered verandah where you have the most stunning views across the pool, down a valley and onto the Paphos coastline & the Mediterranean.
On the verandah is a table with 4 matching chair + two additional chairs, should they be needed. Here you can sit and enjoy the views and the sounds of song birds as you enjoy your breakfast. During the evening enjoy the many magnificent sunsets as you sip a nice glass of wine.
During the cooler months, the air conditioning units convert to heaters.
There is a large swimming pool which is surrounded by well groomed gardens and grounds. Sunbeds are supplied but bring your own beach towels as these are not supplied. Showers and WC are located near the pool.
For your convenience we have had a safe installed.
To get the most pleasure from your trip, we do recommend that you hire a car. There is ample private off road parking. at " Tala Hills 1 ".
If you hire a vehicle, then this can be picked up and dropped off at the airport.
By car from/to Paphos airport is an approx 25 to 30 minute drive. From/to Larnaca airport is approx 75 to 90 minutes. Full directions from either Paphos or Larnaca airport can be forwarded to you once a booking has been completed.
It is about an 10 to 15 minute drive to the beaches and the town of Paphos with its historic harbour & sites, shops, restaurants, market, supermarkets and banks.
Three 18 hole championship international golf courses are within an easy drive of the apartment. The nearest (Tsada) is an approx. 10 to 15 minute drive away.
If you do not decide to rent a car then :
- Taxis are reasonable. Recently, guests stayed at the apartment and they only used taxis.
They said that the drivers were all friendly, helpful and punctual. Approx. cost from Paphos airport to the apartment Euro 40. From or to the town of Paphos, approx. Euro 10 each way.
- There is a bus service (daytime only) from Tala into Paphos which runs Monday through Friday and Saturday morning. There is no service on Sundays. The buses are punctual, clean and comfortable with a one way fare to Paphos being in the region of only Euro 2. From the Paphos main bus terminal you can then connect to other destinations....Read more
Apt VICTORIA panormamic views to the Mediterranean Tala, Paphos District, Cyprus
Additional Location Information
Tala is located a 25 to 30 minute drive from Paphos International Airport or 75 to 90 minutes from Larnaca Airport.
The apartment is located in Tala which is a traditional Cypriot village. It is at a higher elevation and therefore during the summer enjoys cooling breezes. Also the views down to the coast are magnificent.
Its an easy 5 minute walk from the apartment to the village square with its restaurants, taverna and 2 small grocery stores (calleds Kiosks) . Down the hill is a chemist/pharmacy; a laundry service and a further grocery store. Again, only a short walk away.
Large supermarkets are approx 9 minute drive away and banks and other services 10 minutes.
Paphos Harbour, market, the impressive historic sites are no more than 15 minutes away.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Warm winter getaways
Car is recommended
Last updated on April 23, 2015
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3 other Tala rentals
Left on 08/23/2011 for a stay in August 2011 | RuthReviewed Aug 23, 2011Stayed Aug 2011
Beautiful apartment set in the coolTala Hills with stunning views and relaxing surroundings. Comfortable, clean and very helpful and kind owners and caretakers.Spacious living area. Our eldest son slept on the sleeper couch in the lounge and still we did not feel crowded. Great situation to travel around the western part of the island and away from the busy hot throngs of Pafos. Excellent valeu for maney too.
Left on 11/30/2010 for a stay in May 2008 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Nov 30, 2010Stayed May 2008
Apartment Victoria is a very comfortable 2 bedroom apartment, which comfortably will accommodate 4-6 people. There is ample parking should you need to rent a car. It is walking distance to the village which hosts many shops and restaurants. The apartment was in a quiet location, yet very central
The apartment is tastefully decorated with high end furniture and high end appliances. It is very well equipped for all your needs. It had a beautiful unobstructed view of the ocean as well as the complex's pool, which we used on a daily basis. The outdoor amenities were kept spotless and clean.
The apartment is about 15- 20 minutes from the airport and also the center of Phafos as well as many interesting historical places. There is something for every one in Cyprus and we found it a good base from which to explore Cyprus
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