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Stunning Spacious Apartment On Seafront With Panoramic Views of the Sea and Pool



Updated: 27-Sep-2016
Apartment in Kyrenia, North Cyprus - Walking Distance to Shops, Restaurants and the Centre of Kyrenia

The view as you walk into the apartment is Wow! You're instantly on holiday! This is a stunning, spacious, glass fronted apartment with extensive sea views. Platin Sitesi is a small, prestigious development of private apartments on the sea front and yet within 20 minutes walking distance of the old harbour, the very centre of Kyrenia. Great for those who don't really fancy driving! But parking for those who do. The apartments are set around landscaped lawns and gardens and 2 swimming pools: an infinity pool looking straight out to sea and a children's/shallow pool. The apartment, which has air conditioning throughout, has three double bedrooms and comfortably sleeps six. The spacious open plan living/dining room has a balcony: perfect for alfresco dining or simply relaxing and watching the sea. The large kitchen is well equipped and has its own balcony. Platin is walking distance to shops, restaurants and the centre of Kyrenia with its historic, atmospheric harbour - just in the next bay. Beautiful beaches, restaurants, villages, historic castles and towns, luxurious 5 star hotels, mountain trails, water parks and golf clubs all await discovery!

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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About the Owner

We spend many holidays in Northern Cyprus where we have lots of family and friends.

Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We have had the most amazing holiday and feel blessed to have found your apartment in such a beautiful place.

I am sure that we will visit Kyrenia again and wouldn't want to stay anywhere else when we do.

Thank you so much....first class service from Norman and Gill and yourself.

A truly unforgettable holiday."

"Had a wonderful stay in Cyprus, wish it could have been longer. Your apartment is beautiful and made our stay that extra special. The next time we visit Cyprus your apartment would be our 1st choice."
Mar 2014
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6 Reviews

based on 6 holidaymaker reviews


Very well appointed apartment by the sea

  • 5 of 5

This was my 3rd visit to North Cyprus this year and this apartment is by far the most well appointed.

It is 3 flights of stairs up but the view is spectacular and the attention to detail is amazing. A real home away from home.

The pool area is spotless and the sea a short walk away. Its only an 8 minute drive from the Old Harbour and has a parking space undercover.

The managers are a lovely couple happy to help with anything.

Wouldnt hesitate to book again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A truly beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at this apartment last year and I am just about to book again for this year. It was only then that I checked whether my review was still on the site and realised that it hadn't uploaded much to my disappointment. So here I am writing my review prior to making my booking for this year.

The apartment is outstanding with everything you can wish for. My partner and I loved the location and quickly became familiar with our surroundings. The neighbours were lovely and helpful and were only too happy to help if you needed any information.

Gill and Norman the couple who look after the apartment for the owner give a first class service and even picked us up from the airport (cheaper then local taxi's door to door service). Once we arrived at the apartment Gill was there with supplies of essentials, the apartment is really comfortable and furnished beautifully.

The location is perfect and the views are really amazing, it is lovely seeing the boat trip boats pass by during the day and evening. the pool is kept so clean there are sunbeds at the poolside (attached to the apartment) and it is pure heaven down there.

My partner and I walked into Kyrenia almost daily. We visited the escape beach club, there is a small admission but you can arrive early and spend all day there sunbeds are included in the fee and it is a great place to swim in the sea. Many of the Boat Trip boats stop off there and it is great watching everyone jump into the sea to cool.

We ate at many restaurants whilst we were there and there is nothing more beautiful that eating at one of the restaurants on the terrace and watching the hustle and bustle of tourists at dusk in Kyrenia Harbour.

The apartment is in a great spot just up the road is a local convenient store and then a little further (5 mins) you are on the main road where there is a great supermarket and some great little cafes. It really was heavenly staying at Platini Sites and I can't wait to go there again this summer - this time I will remember to upload my review correctly.

You will not be disappointed if you choose this apartment and location for your summer vacation. Kyrenia is a beautiful place.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Spacious apartment & stunning sea view

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful bright & spacious apartment with stunning sea views through a large window, the windows & patio door can be opened to hear the sound of the waves & feel the gentle breeze - it was difficult to leave !

The apartment is well equipped, modern, clean, with good comfortable furnishings & beds, it has everything you need to make your stay easy & relaxing.

The owner arranged the transfer from Larnaca airport, with an English couple who look after the apartment, which made things easy for us, they were very helpful, and the cost was reasonable.

The shared large pool & surrounding grounds are kept clean, & there are sunbeds for each apartment. As this is a residential area the pool does not have a bar & so it is very peaceful.

There is a small local supermarket about 100 yards, selling daily fresh bread & a range of other basics.

The walk to the beautiful Kyrenia Harbour can take 20 minutes or more, depending on your pace, as it is not possible to walk directly along the coast. There you will find an abundance of restaurants serving a variety of good food, or you can have a coffee & absorb the atmosphere. You can also get a taxi to a lovely village in the mountains called Bellapaise where there is an Abbey, beautiful views, and other great places to eat.

Enjoy your stay !

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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17 September 2014

  • 5 of 5

The best apartment I 've stayed at in Girne. ( this was my 4th time there) The place had everything you need, the decoration is perfect, the bathroom is brilliant and the whole place was super clean and spacous well equipped.

One of the best thing is that you hear / feel the sea in the living room.

The owner and the local hosts were very kind and helpful, answered every questions . The transfer and car hire was arranged.

Highly recommended, not only 5 but 6 starts!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This clean, bright apartment is exactly as described but seems even more spacious. It is thoughtfully equipped and very well appointed. The pools are a good size and are always quiet. The transfer arrangements worked perfectly and the friendly welcome helped us to settle in quickly. The apartment is ideally situated for exploring North Cyprus - as well as the beaches and water sports, Nicosia, Karmi, Bellapais, Vouni Palace, Kyrenia Castle and the Karpaz Peninsular were some of our favourites. Communication throughout was prompt, friendly and helpful and we would happily recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Stunning Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This is the best apartment in Girne I have stayed in. The apartment is tastefully decorated & is clean & tidy with everything you need provided. The location is also great with a lovely view of the sea from the apartment.

The Owners are extremely helpful & communicate with you throughout to make sure your stay is enjoyable & you have everything you need.

Highly Recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

We've always loved the look and feel of this modern, sea front development and waited a long time for an apartment to become available. The view as you walk into the flat is breathtaking! You're instantly on holiday and feeling great. We love that you can see the never crowded pools and gardens from the apartment - having kids that's invaluable. We also love that the apartment is so close to the central Kyrenia amenities and hustle bustle but somehow feels so far away! Until now we've let the property out on long leases (what a place to live!) and this is our first year of trying holiday lets. We've just had new bathrooms put in and the apartment done up. We've aimed for minimal clutter maximum space ... lovely.

Activity and Interests


The sea front is visible and just about audible from the apartment - it's not a beach but rocks from which you can fish. Sandy beaches are a 10 minute drive away. Some beaches have water sports inc scuba diving, speed boat rides, cafes restaurants, changing rooms, sun bed hire. Others are more isolated and quiet. Turtle beach where you can see turtles hatching in late summer is 20 minutes drive away. The Karpas peninsula is famed for its miles of stunning golden sand beaches and wild donkeys.


Fly direct to Larnaca in South Cyprus for the cheapest flights. Larnaca airport is approx 60 minutes by car: taxi transfers and car hire can be arranged on request.

Otherwise you can fly to Ercan in North Cyprus: approximately 40 minutes by car: Taxi transfers and car hire can be arranged on request.

Car hire is not essential but North Cyprus has such a lot to explore and offer - it's advisable.


Nearest supermarket, bar and gym are 2 minutes walk. 5 minutes walk to next shops, tennis courts, bars and restaurants. 5 star hotel, Jasmine Court, is 10 minutes walk. Kyrenia harbour is 20 mins walk or a quick bus journey.

Bellapais Abbey and village and St Hilarion castle are both 20 mins by car. The capital, Nicosia, is 30 minutes drive.

Further Details:

Our apartment is looked after by a friendly British couple who have lived in North Cyprus for many years. They have lots of experience and knowledge of the area and can meet you and offer useful, practical advice and help.

Local shops and restaurants are within easy walking distance. Local fruit and vegetables are in abundance and reasonably priced. Otherwise, Kyrenia has several large supermarkets where local and UK products can be obtained. Restaurants offer a wide range of dishes: local, fish, Indian, Chinese. Most local banks have ATMs. Leisure activities include walking, swimming, scuba diving, jet skiing, quad biking, paragliding, boat trips, turtle watching and relaxing. The Troodos Mountains and its ski resort is 2 hours drive from Platin.

List of emergency contacts and other information on file in the apartment.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 3
13 Sep 2016 - 7 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
20% non refundable deposit secures booking and balance to be paid 6 weeks before start of the holiday. Bank transfer or cheque preferred.

Discounted prices are available for bookings of 4 weeks + between November and March.

Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover days. Departure times are flexible dependent upon incoming guests arrival time.

Notes on prices:
We usually rent out our apartment on a weekly basis.
Please let me know if you would like to rent for part of a week.
Electricity, use of linen and an end of let clean are included.
Prices shown are in UK pounds for the whole apartment - not per person.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 27-Sep-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • town
  • waterfront


  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with large walk-in shower,,basin, toilet and mirrored vanity unit. Separate guest cloakroom with basin, toilet and mirror.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: large double bed + access to kitchen balcony. Bedroom 2: king sized bed. Bedroom 3: bunk beds + optional travel cot. Bedrooms are light with fitted wardrobes, air-conditioning + anti insect blinds (for aircon/mosquito repellent free nights).


  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: This a lovely light and airy apartment which makes the most of its sea facing view and location. We've recently installed anti mosquito roller blinds throughout - so that at night you can choose to sleep with the windows open, no aircon and no insect repelling chemicals ... bliss! Note for adults with young children: The front of the apartment is glass and can be opened up with lockable doors which are fitted with a waist height glass safety screen on the outside - not visible in the photos!. A glass safety screen is also fitted in the front balcony. Note for adults with not so young children: The apartment overlooks the swimming pools and gardens so you will be able to keep an eye on them! Note for adults with no children: Relax and enjoy the views! Outside: Well maintained large infinity pool with children's shallow pool adjacent. Poolside loungers and showers for users. Beautiful landscaped gardens and lawns for relaxing or playing. All visible from the apartment. Pools and gardens shared with other residents of Platin. Utility Room: Utility equipment includes iron and ironing board, washing machine and clothes airer. Small supply of detergents, first aid kit, sewing kit and other essentials. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen for use within the apartment provided. These are changed weekly or more often if requested. The Apartment is cleaned weekly or more often if requested. Beach towels are not provided but will dry very quickly on the kitchen balcony. Other: Cupboards house hairdryers, folder with useful info and telephone numbers, tourist information, some books, games, DVDs, PlayStation games and booster seat for kids (for chairs not car).

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