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Stunning Large Luxurious Villa with Private Pool. Spectacular panoramic views

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Villa in Droushia (Drouseia), Paphos, Cyprus - Peaceful Private Location, Local Amenities, Beach 15 Mins Drive. Sleeps 8/10.

New unique luxuriously furnished, 3 bedroom contemporary villa with own private swimming pool. Conveniently located near the towns of Polis/Latchi in the serene Akamas Peninsula National Park in north-west Cyprus, with huge 270 degree panoramic views across a sweeping plateau down to the sea and around to the vast Troudos mountains. Only 30 minutes from Paphos airport. Superb uninterrupted views from all rooms. On site manager who will provide a fast response to any issues, local knowledge and contacts for activities. Mid week cleans and welcome packs available on request. Within 10 mins walk: 5 star hotel for excellent dining; Health and beauty spa at new leasure complex with evening entertainment.

Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 May, 2017

About The Owner

My wife and I live in north Leeds, Yorkshire, England. We are both teachers and have two grown up daughters. We decided to buy a comfortable but unique family holiday home with our own pool, near relatives in Cyprus. We wanted a situation that was quiet in a village but accessible for eating out. We wanted a very private location with stunning views, as we love the Yorkshire Dales and the wonderful countryside, this is why we chose this rural part of the island. It is tranquil but still has all the amenities. We have Greek neighbours, as this is where they come to holiday from Limmasol and Nicosia.They are all lovely and very keen to be friendly and very kind.We recently decided to let our second home because I have had to retire due to ill health. Year purchased: 2008.

Why The Owner chose Cyprus

Why the owner choose a property in Drouseia: we love Drushia because of the fantastic facilities in the area. The village is gorgeous and all the beaches on the coast here are beautiful. The marina boasts a great range of bars and restaurants.The area is easily accessible with Pafos airport just over half an hours drive away. The location is quiet and private with stunning views and is a lovely rural location. We wanted a situation that was quiet in a village but accessible for eating out etc. It is a very private location with stunning views over open countryside This is why we chose this part of the island. It is tranquil but still has all the amenities. The goats are still herded by the local Goat herd and beaches such as turtle beach. Sites of special interest are very near.

What makes this villa unique

Unique benefits of the property: we have an on site manager to help with all your needs. He will meet and greet you, help with activities, shopping if you want him to do that. The villa is exceptionally comfortable, immaculately clean and decorated to a high standard; as all our guests have commented on the villa being 'home from home' with the very good facilities. The furnishing is very contemporary with exceptionally high quality furnishings. The property is in a quiet location with breathtaking views, private. The beaches are unspoilt, you can access all the water sports locally or go to very quiet beaches that are nearly unpopulated. There are facacilities for beaches, water sports, rock climbing very near, mountain biking, walking in the peninsula, boating, fishing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

A really relaxing place to be. Gorgeous location accessible to all activities. - Milner family, Leeds. July 2008

Fantastic situation for watersports, diving and beaches. -

Mike and Margaret. Sheffield. October 2008.

The villa is a a lovely place to stay. It is a beautiful villa but the facilities provided are not like being in a rented house it is like being in your own home. Ellerton family. Bristol.

The best holiday we have had in a long time. Villa very relaxing lovely facilities. Things to do for all of us children and adults. Beaches that are quiet and places of interest. Burridge family. Surrey

What a lovely location. Thoroughly enjoyed the mountain biking. Pawel, the site manager was wonderful, nothing was too much trouble. Ann and Graham Wray, Silsden.
Jan 2008
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Paphos District in Europe

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • rural
  • village
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Master Bedroom en-suite bathroom with large walk in shower bidet, wc and washbasin. Bedroom 2 has an en-suite shower, wc and washbasin. Downstairs shower room serves the family room and living area with large walk in shower, wc and washbasin.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , With ensuite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , With bathroom
    Family bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Bathroom easy reach. Cot can be in any bedroom
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps up to 8 (2 Double Bedrooms + 1 Family Room) Notes on bedrooms: Master Bedroom; double bed with en-suite and private terrace. Bedroom 2 with double bed with en-suite. Bedroom 3 with twin beds and 2 single futons. Double sofabed in lounge area.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: The villa has Wi Fi from end of July 2013. It is fully air-conditioned which can also be used to heat the villa in the winter months. The boundary of the villa is fitted with safety rails.*ALL opening windows are fitted with fly screens to enable fresh air all the time. All terrace areas are fitted with safety rails. There are facilities for young children available. The boundary of the villa is fitted with safety rails and is completely secure for children. We welcome children of all ages but must stress that they must be supervised at all times and especially in the vicinity of the pool area. There is a safe for your valuables. Please note that inside the villa has a no smoking policy. Outside: The patio has table and chairs for alfresco dining and seating area for relaxing in the quite balmy evenings. Private pool (with lights) and an extensive private terrace area with outdoor shower. Plenty of sunbeds with parasols are provided. Private parking for two cars. Utility Room: Washing machine, ironing board and iron. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bedlinen and towels are provided including beach towels. The villa is thoroughly cleaned prior to your arrival. Bedlinen is changed every week. Midweek cleans and welcome packs available on request. There is an on site manager. Other: Study area off the living room has books, games and DVDs. We have fitted a safe for valuables.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)


Picturesque Location for Enjoying Polis

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying at this villa for our vacation in Cyprus. It was very spacious with a stunning view! It is located high above the towns of Latchi and Polis (which are about a 15 minute drive away) and was a wonderful place to stay.

Do note, there are several things to know about this location:

(1) It's in a neighborhood of two rows of villas. During our time, it was essentially empty. While great for privacy and relaxation, it's also a bit isolated.

(2) The villa is well appointed. Two notes (1) I'm fastidious and (2) the villa was quickly turned over as there had a been a group before us that was late leaving. With both of those things in mind, the villa itself could have used a fairly deep cleaning. On the surface and for the things that you will most likely use it's quite clean, but it looks like it doesn't receive a very deep clean (aka scrubbing appliances, mopping the floors, broken pool umbrella, etc.) very often.

(3) The wifi is ok, but is only in the bottom of the house, not in the top two bedrooms. I had a cyprus cell phone provider and there was very little cell signal in the area (again, you are relaxing in a remote location outside of Polis).

(4) Definitely need to hire a car to get here and then travel around the area.

However, don't let any of this prevent you from booking. This is an amazing place to visit and I certainly would stay here again in a heartbeat if I have the opportunity to return to Cyprus!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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West midlands

Beautiful villa with a stunning view

  • 5 of 5

My husband, our two daughters aged 3 and 9 months have just returned from a two week stay in this beautiful villa.

Christine emailed directions for us to find the villa from the airport and they were spot on, we never made a wrong turn.

When you arrive at the villa you instantly see the amazing views of Latchi and Polis. It's a very peaceful location and just a short drive away from local amenities but a car is a must.

The villa itself was perfect, it had everything we needed and more.

Jon, the accommodation manager, was very attentive with the pool and shared his knowledge of the area so we knew where everything was which we found very helpful. The villa is in a beautiful spot and we got very spoilt with the views.

We hope to return very soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The most amazing villa

  • 5 of 5

The stay in this villa was to die for. I have never come back from a holiday so chilled out & relaxed.

The villa is situated in an ideal location with beautiful restaurants & tavernas a short drive away in the beautiful Laid back resort of Polis, where locals were both friendly & helpful & food delicious.

The property manager Jon could not have been more accommodating with his local knowledge ensured we had a fabulous stay. Nothing was too much trouble.

Overall a spotlessly clean well equipped stunning villa with breathtaking views to wake up to 5* doesn't do it justice.

Already looking for flights to come back.

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Heaven in cyprus

  • 5 of 5

This villa is like booking a week in heaven. The location is very private and so picturesque. The villa itself has everything anyone could possibly need (apart from a private butler but John who looks after the property came a close second). It was very spacious and spotlessly clean. A short drive into beautiful Polis and you have fantastic tavernas and restaurants. You do need a car due to its location but this is what makes it perfect. The only passing traffic are the local goats with their bells at around midday. I cannot recommend this villa highly enough. I will definatley be returning.

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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West Yorkshire

Excellent Choice

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this superb villa exceeded all our expectations. First of all, the location was just perfect. Set on the edge of this beautiful village it had all the advantages of easy access on foot to the local shops and numerous tavernas. The villa itself was spacious and tastefully furnished throughout. The owners had provided everything to ensure our stay was relaxing and stress free. An added bonus was the site manager who greeted us on our arrival, answered our questions and supplied us with the groceries that we had requested. It was so reassuring to know that he was at the end of a phone if there were any problems. Needless to say, there were none. a most enjoyable stay.

  • Review Submitted: May 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Rosemary, Thank you for your review. I am so glad you had a lovely time in the villa and everything was to your satisfaction. We hope you will stay in the villa again. All our best wishes Christine and Stef
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8 June 2014

  • 5 of 5

In a quiet location with complete privacy, this villa didn't disappoint. It is the perfect place to relax, whilst you overlook the stunning views.

The villa is very clean and tidy, and offers everything you need. Pawel the on site manager was very helpful, welcoming us on our arrival.

We enjoyed visiting the quiet beaches along the Akamas penisular, particularly very early in the morning, where the water is crystal clear and warm. in the evenings we were able to watch shooting stars as there is so little light pollution.

We will be definitely recommending this villa to our family and friends. We look forward to our next visit. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay so much. We hope you will come back and visit again. All the best and kind regards Christine and Stef
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Prices & Availability

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Rate 5
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
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Rate 6
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Rate 7
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
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Rate 8
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
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Rate 9
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
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Rate 10
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
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Rate 11
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Booking Notes:
Firstly please contact us by email via the link below or ring us on the number provided. 30% deposit on booking and balance eight weeks before rental commences.

Changeover Day: This is flexible.

We have an onsite manager who is available 24/7 to support you with your stay. He will meet you and greet you on arrival and provide any advice needed. Shopping is available before arrival on request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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