Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Paphos is ready to explore

Enjoy the musicals and other features of Paphos. This relaxing city is known for its cafes, seaside and water park. Take in top local attractions such as Tombs of the Kings and Paphos Lighthouse. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Paphos

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Paphos a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Elea Estate Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Minthis Hills Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Eleouthkia Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Pafos Zoo (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Secret Valley Golf Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Paphos

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Paphos

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Paphos is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aphrodite's Rock (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Paphos Municipal Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Alykes Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Coral Bay Beach (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Lara Beach (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Akamas Peninsula National Park (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Paphos

Fly into Paphos (PFO-Paphos Intl.), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Paphos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,543 holiday rentals near Paphos. From 829 Villas to 190 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Paphos for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Paphos?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Paphos:

  • Kato Paphos: 301 holiday homes
  • Old Town of Paphos: 222 holiday homes
  • Universal: 253 holiday homes
  • Melanos: 77 holiday homes
  • Limni: 23 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Paphos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Paphos. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Agioi Anargyroi Church: 2,128 holiday rentals
  • Agia Solomoni Catacombs: 2,101 holiday rentals
  • Paphos Ancient Odeon: 2,072 holiday rentals
  • Paphos Harbour: 1,950 holiday rentals
  • Paphos Castle: 1,976 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Paphos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Paphos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 829 Villas in Paphos. Our other popular types of Paphos holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 190 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 478 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 28 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paphos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,293 holiday homes with pool available in Paphos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.