Aphrodite Hills is a golf resort that continually receives critical acclaim, and excellent customer ratings. It’s been named European Golf Course of the Year in 2018 / 2019 and the best gold course in Cyprus many years running.
But it’s not just the golf alone that brings people to this getaway on the Southern Cyprus coast, it’s the many world class facilities and services the resort offers in addition that make a break here truly special.
Here are to reasons you’ll want to stay at Aphrodite Hills:
1. Luxurious accommodation
Wherever you choose to stay on the resort, you can expect a great stay, from the private Aphrodite Hills Villas, to the luxurious hotel and well serviced apartments. Much of the accommodation overlooks parts of the course and is easily accessible to the resort’s facilities as well.
2. It’s a PGA Course
Aphrodite Hills is the first and only golf course in Cyprus to hold the PGA National Cyprus. The course became a member of the exclusive club in 2017. Of course the accolade is not handed out lightly,
3. Naturally beautiful
The course is nestled into the beautiful hills on the southern Cyprus coastline. Aphrodite Hills is separated by a dramatic natural ravine, the feature of the standout hole 7 which is the highlight for many players. As you meander through the well kept greens on your buggy you’ll pass indigenous olive and carob trees and enjoy sweeping views of the Mediterranean. The views of the sea are truly breathtaking and can be seen from most holes as you wind your way through the hills and valleys.
4. Award winning spa
If relaxation’s your thing, you will love some downtime at the once named “best spa in Europe”. Beyond the traditional treatments on offer, the spa is an oasis of calm and luxury. Elaborately decorated, the spa features numerous whirlpools, baths and plunge pools and sauna which overlooks the sea.
5. Excellent practice facilities
Aphrodite Hills has excellent, well equipped practice facilities including the 350m double-ended driving range which also shelters you from the sometimes sweltering Cypriot heat. There’s also a 3-hole practice course and training academy.
6. Superb sports facilities
If you’re into tennis you can get a few games in at the 9 court tennis academy which hosts lessons, tournaments and any-time play for adults and children. If you’re looking to improve your game, you can enquirer about the coaching services, offered from beginner to professional level. The academy features 5 plexi-cushion hard courts and 4 European red clay courts of professional standard for varied play.
If you make use of the resort’s gymnasium facilities you can enjoy stunning views of the sea from the gym’s spectacular rooftop infinity pool which is not to be missed.
7. Great for the kids
Aphrodite Hills has a fully functioning kids club with loads to keep them entertained while you relax on this championship golf course.
There’s plenty to keep them occupied including the dedicated football academy, horse-riding, craft activities and outdoor play.
8. Plenty to eat and drink
From mexican to Greek Cypriot Mezze, Italian, Indian and fine dining, there’s something for everyone on the Aphrodite resort. Aphrodite Hills is home to 9 individual bars and restaurants, enough variety to keep things interesting over the course of your break.
9. Pristine beaches
For many tourists who visit the local area around Aphrodite Hills, one of the stand-out features is the pristine beaches. The nearby town of Paphos is home to around 27 beautiful beaches, spanning across 50km of Mediterranean coastline. If you get time, it’s definitely worth a visit.
10. History on your doorstep
The nearby town of Paphos is steeped in history; it’s been inhabited for thousands of years and today remains a wealth of discoveries from the Persians, Byzantines and Romans.
If you get a chance the Kato Paphos Archaeological site is well worth a visit.