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Cheryl Hann

Member since: 2010
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Highly Rated Luxury 3 Bed family villa with pool, stunning garden and sea views.

8 Reviews
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Kouklia holiday villa

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom child friendly villa with pool in tranquil but convenient location close to airport, beaches, restaurants and attractions for all

Aphrodite's Views has been enjoyed by guests from all over the world. Ideal for families, groups and all year round breaks. Our detached, welcoming villa is nestled within secluded well established gardens on a large corner plot, bursting with blooming tropical trees and flowering shrubs. On the corner of a quiet road in a friendly neighbourhood within Venus Rock Golf resort (formerly Secret Valley). Conveniently located within a 15 minute drive from Paphos air port and close to beaches, attractions to interest all, traditional villages, wine trail, shops, bars and restaurants. The large historic town of Limassol with it's blend of modern and new and the bustling town of Paphos with it's colourful harbour are within easy reach.

Park up in the the private 3 car drive, shaded by the car port, close the gate and simply relax, your holiday starts now.

Dine alfresco on the shaded terrace straight from the traditionally Cypriot built bbq, there's usually coals tucked away, overlooking the 8m x 5m pool. The forever green astro grass lawn is perfect for playing or relaxing on. There's plenty of loungers and a sun umbrella. Help yourself to fruit straight from one of the trees in our fruit garden. There is nothing like enjoying a juicy orange or golden peach you have just picked yourself. Enhance your culinary delights with some rosemary or mint.

Inside, if you want a break from the sunshine, enjoy one of the comfortable sofas in the lounge, while watching your favourite film or catching up with the news or emails. There is also a wide selection of DVD's and books if you fancy an evening in.

Enjoy a family meal at the inside dining table and chairs in the dining area while looking out onto the glistening pool, a real feature when lit up at night.

The kitchen is well equipped with a large fridge freezer, hob, oven, micro wave, dishwasher and washing machine and wide choice of apparatus to accommodate your culinary desires.

There is also an iron and ironing board to give your clothes a quick press, they soon dry on the line outside.

Downstairs is of open plan design, bright, spacious and airy with easy access to the pool and garden, to help keep you cool although the villa is air conditioned throughout.

There is downstairs wc.

A tiled stair case leads up to 3 double sized bedrooms all air conditioned with fully fitted wardrobes giving you plenty of space to hang your holiday clothes.

The master bedroom with large double bed and fitted wardrobes has a balcony with comfy sofa and table overlooking the garden and pool. Perhaps take a quiet breakfast here or soak up the orange hues of the sun setting over the turquoise Mediterranean sea with a refreshing glass of wine. The ensuite has all the necessary commodities and a walk in shower.

There is a family bathroom on the landing comprising of toilet,basin and bath for the other guests to share. Bedroom 2 again has a large double bed and is comfortably furnished in relaxing shades of cream and yellow. Bedroom 3 has 2 large single beds and the large fitted wardrobes provide plenty of storage for clothes and toys. All bedrooms enjoy sea and or country side views.

We have made our personally owned villa available for others to enjoy for more than 5 years now. From this experience we have tried to make our villa 'a home from home' for our guests and provide what they need to enjoy the villa, to make happy memories and to return.

A high chair, travel cot and stair gate are complementary if required. As well as WIFI, air conditioning, mid stay clean in a 2 week stay, all towels and linens for use inside the villa, use of Ipod docking station, welcome pack. Meet and greet. Assistance if required during your stay is provided for our guests - all free of charge.

I can advise on flights, airport transfer and car rental and would be pleased to suggest an itinerary of places to visit and where to eat.

"Just to say that we had a splendid time last week. The Villa was everything we hoped it would be and more....we absolutely loved it!

And Maria?!?! What a find that was! She really took good care of us, we went to see her on our last day and she packed us up with a supper to take to the airport too!

Thank you so much for everything....if you need any testimonials writing on any websites or similar, just send me a link & it will be done, no worries!

Thanks again...! x"

Is just one of many of my reviews that I take great pleasure in receiving.

Come and see for yourself : )

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Cheryl Hann (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Cheryl Hann

I lived in Cyprus with my family for 8 years. We bought this villa as a place to escape from work and to relax in.

It's also only a short drive from the air port.

We spend most of our time in the garden and pool and enjoy doing lots of bbq's.

My husband also enjoys a game of golf and the Secret valley course is a challenge but with beautiful views. It is peaceful and tranquil yet conveniently located. There are some excellent restaurants in Kouklia and Pissouri close by. I love walking the nature trails in front of Aphrodites Rock the coastline is stunning.

Cheryl Hann purchased this villa in 2008

Why Cheryl Hann chose Paphos & Suburbs

We fell in love with this villa because of the beautiful location and the peace and tranquility of Secret Valley. It is an ideal place to enjoy time with family yet conveniently located close to the airport and motorway if you wish to go and explore.

What makes this villa unique

Our garden is where we spend most of our time. There are an abundance of flowering tropical plants and trees so you are not overlooked when swimming in the pool or enjoying a bbq.

The villa is spacious, light and airy and the kitchen is fully equipped

Guestbook comments from the owner

Latest Guest comments. Hunter family 17/8 - 24/8 Fabulous holiday, weather hot and villa lovely! Swimming pool great. Ken enjoyed golf and highly recommends Elea course. Boys loved waterpark! Cheryl and Paul were excellent hosts and we would come here again. Saliha family. Lovely holiday, weather perfect, villa nice especially the pool. Cheryl helpful - will definitely come again. 12/9/11 Bradbury party. Came to relax and villa and weather helped us to unwind. Cheers for the round of golf. Look forward to coming back asap(2nd visit in Dec). 19-26/9 Rosemarie says lovely villa, going home with all our batteries charged! 22/10-28/10 Bond family say lovely villa. Great sandy beaches at Coral Bay and Kourion- thank you cheryl you have been an excellent host. Great time had by all. Madej family 30/10-11/11 We had a great time. Lovely villa and we enjoyed exploring many places. Coral and Kourion beaches were our favourite spots. Had a great meze. Thanks for looking after us.
Jun 2010
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Reviews

4.6
based on 8 traveller reviews

Highly Rated Luxury 3 Bed family villa with pool, stunning garden and sea views.
average rating of 4.625 based on 9 reviews
5

Winter Sun!

  • 5 of 5

With very welcome drinks & basic groceries awaiting our arrival, this villa was everything we hoped it would be...and more! Spotlessly clean, spacious and well-appointed, we fell into bed after a long, late night flight happy, very happy indeed! A hire car is a must and no big deal as local hire prices are very competitive. Maria's Taverna in the next village (5 mins drive) has the best local food & Maria herself is generosity personified. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am very pleased that you enjoyed our villa and your well earned break, we do try and pay attention to every detail that will make our guests more comfortable from the moment they arrive and we very much look forward to welcoming you back - thank you
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Poole
5

secret valley villa

  • 5 of 5

.Cheryl lookes afterThis is our 2nd holiday in this lovely villa.Home from really,it is so well equipped we always have everything we need.The garden is beautiful and the pool perfect for cooling off.It was great to get some sunshine.Cyprus night was very enjoyable in Pissouri and we enjoyed a lovely dinner in Mandria.Cheryl looked after us well as always.Definitely booking for 2 weeks next time

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful villa but with timers on aircondition

  • 3 of 5

The house was beautiful but they were timers on ac. We had to wake up every two hours to turn it on. We contacted the owner and told us that the cost to turn off and on again the timers is 70€ and that we have to pay the half. In cyprus and August the sleep with ac is a must. Also we didn t know that! Though we had a late check out with no extra cost

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Areti Thank you for reviewing our villa. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the villa and garden. It is the first time that any guest has mentioned the air conditioning being on timers. Unfortunately it was very difficult in August to find anyone to remove them for your stay however we have taken your comments onboard. I must say, however, how sad I was to hear from our villa manager about the poor condition you left the villa in. This incurred additional cleaning costs to make the villa ready for our next guests.
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SPALDING FAMILY REVIEW

  • 4 of 5

Villa was ideally located and offered a large secluded garden with good sized swimming pool.

Spacious interior, great for relaxing with a glass of the local beer or wine after a busy day out and about!

We received good communication and service

both prior to and during our stay.

Main town Paphos only a short drive away offers numerous attractions such as Tombs of the Kings and the Archaeological Site, as well as an excellent Zoo (situated just past Coral Bay) and Waterpark. And, not forgetting the various sandy beaches and clear blue waters easily found along the coastline.

Would highly recommend Paphos as a holiday destination and this particular villa!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Spalding family Thank you for taking the time to review your stay in our villa. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the villa, garden and the local beer and I look forward to welcoming you back next year. Of course, as a repeat booking and valued guest you will receive a discounted price. If you would like to stay in a different area we also have a 4 bed villa with private pool just 200 metres from the beach in Kaparis, Paralimni. I look forward to hearing from you. Best regards Cheryl
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5

Cyprus Villa Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely relaxing break but a week not long enough. Kids enjoyed splashing in the pool and we enjoyed barbecuing although couldn't keep away from maria's taverna in Kouklia her meze his amazing. Villa fully equipped and well managed - home from home. Will be back :)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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London
5

Great Local Beer ...Villa good to

  • 5 of 5

We had a restful stay,pool clean and good size,good for my youngest as shallow end.The villa is spacious and good area to play around in,master bedroom great with ensuite and enjoyed many beers on the balcony looking out over the sea ...Highly recomend pissouri for food and drinks and Kooklia village for good local grub...And beer..

Will book again ,only 1 small request internet for streaming could be quicker ...but still very happy with all...Cheers Matt

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Matt. Thank you for taking the time to review our villa. Really pleased your family enjoyed the pool and garden. Yes the balcony is a great place to relax with a beer and admire the views. Let me know if you would like to book again for next year and as a repeat booking you will get a great discounted price. Look forward to hearing from you. Best regards Cheryl
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Map

Nearest Airport
19 Kilometres
Paphos airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Secret Valley Club House
Nearest Golf
1.5 Kilometres
Secret Valley Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A3 heading to Paphos or Limassol
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Kilometres
Maria's Taverna Kouklia
Nearest Ski
59 Kilometres
Troodos mountain
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Aphrodites Rock
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Kite surfing, mountain and road bike riding in Troodos, cosmetic holidays, golf holidays. GetFit boot camp. Tennis academy. Rock and mountain climbing. Hiking. Rambling. Wine trail. Art and photography. Bird watching Corporate training holidays.

Coast/Beach:

Less than 5 minutes by car to Aphrodites rock and beach, now a world Heriitage site - a real beauty spot,with many nature trails and pic nic spots with breath taking views of the Mediterranean. There is also a local taverna specialising in tempting fish caught fresh that day. 20 minutes drive to the golden sands of Coral beach, a favourite with many holidaymakers, you will find many amenities here and plenty of bars and restaurants. 20 minutes drive to the sandy beach of Pissouri Bay where you can enjoy many water sports or enjoy dining in the excellent selection of restaurants to tempt all located here.

Fun for all

Enjoy a full day in Paphos Bird and Animal Park - the first licensed zoo in Cyprus. From elephants, tigers and lions to an amazing reptile house all in animal friendly enclosures. The roller skating, basket ball playing parrots are enthral young and old and marvel at the great white owl as it swoops across just inches from the top of your head.

Make a splash in Paphos or Limassol water parks - from the hair raising Cobra slide to the gentle doughnut river ride.

Don't go too crazy from the challenging crazy golf courses dotted throughout Paphos.

Perhaps you would like to explore the terrain by quad bike or beach buggy you see and experience so much more.

Take up the wine trail and as it weaves it way through traditional villages that still make lace and produce their own honey and olive oil. Many wine caves line the road to Mount Olympus - don't stop and sample too many delicious local produced wines. Their warm and friendly hospitality is difficult to leave.

Platres nestled near the top of Troodos is a charming larger village that boasts a chocolate shop too delicious to miss. Sample the chocolatier's tempting wares from molten liquid chocolate to adventurous squares made with Royal Jelly. All fillings are locally sourced. During January to March the mountain becomes a Winter wonderland and comes alive with ski runs for beginners to experts. The village steams with hot nut stands along with your socks drying on an old burner as take your fill of pork or chicken souvlaki straight from the grill. If you start early you can still catch the afternoon sun before returning to the villa.

Travel:

15 minutes drive from Paphos airport or 1.30 hours drive from Larnaca airport.

Car hire is Advised

Distances:

Just 20 minutes from Paphos Airport to the villa.

5 minutes drive to two award winning golf courses.

15 minutes drive to the Elea Nick Faldo Signature Golf Course.

20 minutes drive to Pahos and harbour.

15 minutes drive to traditional Cypriot village of Pissouri or Pissouri Bay and beach.

30 minutes drive to the unspoilt sands of Kryneia Beach.

30 minutes drive to Limassol.

1 hour's drive to Troodos Mountains where you can ski in the winter or enjoy walks and rambles during the Summer

Further Details:

Excellent supermarket located in Pissouri along with banks and restaurants just 15 minutes by car. There is a traditional Cyprus night held in the village square every Wednesday throughout the Summer.

All amenities, bars, shops, restaurants found in Paphos and Limassol.

Mini supermarkets are found in neighbouring Kouklia 2.5 km away

Alpha mega and Lidl supermarkets for stocking up are 20 minutes drive in Paphos.

In our villa manual there are many leaflets and ideas of where to go and what to see, as well as good restaurant suggestions, maps and information on Cyprus. As well as guest comments as to where they visited and what they enjoyed

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Kouklia, Cyprus

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nov/Dec
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
A$1,193
 
 
Jan/Feb 2017
1 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,193
 
 
March 2017
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,193
 
 
April/May 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,363
 
 
June 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,449
 
 
Jul/Aug 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,619
 
 
Sept/Oct 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,491
 
 
Nov/Dec 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$1,193
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit A$426

Booking Notes:
Book your holiday with us direct, Paul or Cheryl. We personally mange our villa and when we are not available to meet and greet you then Helen, our villa manager will step in. Helen is also available throughout your holiday if you require assistance.

If you require special items in your welcome pack or additional this can be arranged.

Please bring your own beach towels and hairdryer.

A security deposit of £250 is payable with the last instalment payment of your villa rental 4 weeks before your arrival and will be refunded within 14 days once the villa has been checked for damages.

We welcome our guests feedback and your comfort and happiness in our villa is our main concern

0044 (0)7885598228 Paul UK
0044 (0)7469 709953 Cheryl UK

A deposit of 25% of the total price is required to book the villa.
The remaining balance needs to be paid 4 weeks before arrival.

All bookings require a refundable £200 security deposit on arrival to the villa which is refunded when villa has been checked on day of departure.

Changeover Day:
Guests need to leave the villa on day of departure by 10 am unless other arrangements have been made.
Changeover day can be flexible. Security deposit will be refunded within 7 days of departure.

Notes on prices:
Book a winter break 20% OFF..

Book your holiday for 2015 by END OF MAY 2015!!and receive an early booking discount!! - (does not apply to July or August)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Kouklia, Cyprus

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 175 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Shower room 1 - shower enclosure
    Shower room 2 - toilet
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, sink and wc Family bathroom on landing with bath, shower, sink and wc Downstairs cloakroom with wc and sink
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with large double bed, ensuite and balcony with views of the Mediterranean sea. Bed 2 with large double bed. Bedroom 3 with 2 single beds. And a 3rd single pull out if Req. All bedrooms have air conditioning and built in wardrobes for ample storage.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Call for our best price direct or email. Ideal holiday villa for families with children who will enjoy splashing in the pool surrounded with astroturf - ideal for playing on. Purpose built bbq - grills and charcoal provided. Secure secluded mature flowering garden with a small orchard and herb garden. Help yourself to a beautiful peach or banana. Air-conditioning can be switched to heat mode in the colder months. Highchair and/or cot can be provided if notified when booking for a small charge. Assistance available from villa manager throughout your stay if required Outside: Shaded porch area outside to sit out of the sun on garden table and chairs. Private 9 x 5 swimming pool (For use of villa only) surrounded with astro turf - ideal for bare feet, set in beatiful garden on large corner plot. BBQ, outside table and chairs, sunloungers and sun umbrella around the pool. Private gated driveway and carport. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen (also change of linen) are included. Please bring your own towels for the beach. Mid stay clean included with 2 week stay Other: Upstairs spacious balcony stunning all round sea views, countryside and Aphrodite Hills.leading from master bedroom..overlooking pool area...also covered car port

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