Located on the southern coast of Cyprus, the resort of Limassol truly does have something for all types of visitor. The central marina and golden Blue Flag beaches are a big plus, while there’s plenty for history and culture fans to marvel over. With great wine and food available in Limassol as well as all over the island, the whole family is sure to be well fed too.
Limassol hotels offer a range of accommodation to suit all holidaymakers. All-inclusive hotels in Limassol are a big hit with families, as parents know from the start that almost every holiday expense is covered. If you plan to be out and about, exploring by day or partying by night, cheap hotels in Limassol that provide all the basic creative comforts might well suffice. If luxury is on your hit list, then the choice of 5-star hotels in Limassol might be ideal.
Lady’s Mile Beach is usually the first choice for those holidaying with children, as the warm, shallow waters and golden sands are ideal for families. The Roman Curium Amphitheatre forms the backdrop for Curium beach, making this a very special spot that no one would want to miss.
The marina, meanwhile, twinkles with pretty lights by night. By day, it’s bustling and remains one of the most prominent harbours in the entire Mediterranean. If you follow the coastline eastwards from the marina, there are four perfectly curved coves to enjoy too.
Limassol Castle isn’t far from the centre of things, and it’s where Richard the Lionheart was once wed. For a day out that’s guaranteed to delight culture fans, head inland to visit historic Kolossi Castle that dates from the 13th century. Ancient ruins also adorn the hillsides that surround the town, including relics of the Acropolis and various crumbling temple remains.
The Limassol region is also home to Famagusta, a town abandoned when the Turks invaded Cyprus. It remains just as it was left then to this very day.
If history doesn’t do it for you or you simply want a change, you can walk towards the beautiful coastline between Limassol and Larnaca, discover the Municipal Gardens, or take the big or small kids to Lemesos Zoo. To get away from the hustle and bustle, head for the Troodos Mountains to explore the pretty little villages hidden around the mountainside.
Whether you want to explore Cypriot culture or simply soak up the sun, why not have a look at our range of hotels in and around Limassol?