Experience the perfect Mediterranean villa holiday in Cyprus

Holiday in Cyprus, an island country of natural beauty, ancient history and culture

Villas, apartments and beach holiday rentals in Cyprus

Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean, blessed with Blue Flag beaches, steeped in ancient history and surrounded by a natural landscape of sweeping mountains, forests and rugged headlands. From its glorious coast to its fascinating culture, discover a country brimming with World Heritage Sites, excellent tavernas and architectural wonders. Travel back in time to ancient Paphos, where Aphrodite, Goddess of love is said to have risen from the sea. Trek the Troodos mountains scattered with exquisite Byzantine churches and picturesque villages, or unwind, explore by boat, or people watch on the south coast's famous Nissi beach and Coral Bay. Follow the party crowd at Ayia Napa, or kick back and relax in peaceful Kyrenia in the north. Whether you want a low-key family holiday, sightseeing trip or romantic escape, our wonderful villa rentals in Cyprus put you at the heart of it all.

Key holiday info
  • There are 2 main airports: Larnaca International Airport, 50km east of Nicosia and Paphos International Airport in the west. Direct flights from the UK typically take 4.5 hours.
  • Cyprus boasts 12 hrs of daily sunshine during summer. August is the driest and hottest month, with temperatures exceeding 30°C.
  • The average sea temperature in August is 27°C, while the average annual temperature is 21 °C.
  • Cyprus is divided into The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and the south's Independent Republic of Cyprus, which is Greek Cypriot.
  • Don't leave without visiting the House of Dionysus in Paphos and its stunning mosaics!
  • Car hire is the best way to get around.

Villas in Cyprus

Villas and apartments in Paphos

On the southwest coast, the ancient city of Paphos is a UNESCO World Heritage site, dotted with historic relics and archaeological wonders such as the Tombs of the Kings and the Roman ruins of Kato Paphos.

Villas and apartments in Famagusta

Famagusta lies on the east coast of Cyprus, bordered by 15th century Venetian walls and surrounded by a waterless moat. Must-sees are Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque and Othello Castle looking out to the Mediterranean.

Villas and apartments in Aiya Napa

Party capital Ayia Napa is brimming with lively restaurants, bars and shops, while the beautiful golden sands and clear waters of Nissi beach, Cape Greco and Coral Bay attract thousands of sun-worshippers each year.

Villas and apartments in Protaras

Protaras is a picturesque resort town in Famagusta district, famous for its Fig Tree Bay and close proximity to Cape Greco National Forest Park. Fans of water sports can find their slice of paradise on Konnos beach.

Villas and apartments in Larnaca

Home to urban beach Finikoudes, Larnaca port city boasts a bustling town centre, cleansing salt lake and plenty of cultural gems to explore. Dive into the crystalline waters and discover the ancient wreck of MS Zenobia!

Villas and apartments in Limassol

Enjoy culture by the coast in Limassol. In contrast to its urban promenade and busy bars, take a trip back in time at the Cyprus Medieval MuseumLimassol Archaeological Museum, and Church of Saint Lazarus

A beginner's guide to renting a holiday villa or apartment in Cyprus

Cyprus is an island country in the Mediterranean, south of Turkey and west of Lebanon, with a population made up of Greek and Turkish Cypriots. As one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe, it offers more than crystalline waters, delicious souvlaki, postcard beaches and 300 days of annual sunshine. Cyprus is a land of myths and legends, with a fascinating history that can be explored through its many ancient relics and archaeological sites. Whether you choose to revel on the beaches of the south or wander at the ancient ruins of Paphos, beautiful Cyprus has something for everyone.

Key places include:

Southern Cyprus is known for its lively beaches, ranging from pebble to sand, urban to unspoiled. Enjoy culture and the coast with resorts such as famous Nissi Beach in Ayia Napa and Finikoudes in Larnaca. The region is sprinkled with historical gems, museums and galleries and the nightlife is excellent here, with a wide choice of bars, traditional tavernas and cafes. Enjoy a romantic stroll around Aphrodite's Rock on the coast of Paphos, follow the party crowd in Ayia Napa, or take a boat trip with family in Cape Greco and explore its glorious caves. Must-sees include the Church of Saint Lazarus in Larnaca, Tombs of the Kings in Paphos and the Curium Theatre and the House of Eustolios in ancient Kourion.

Northern Cyprus, officially called The Turkish Republic of Cyprus, offers an abundance of beach and seaside resorts, museums and ancient relics, where towns like Kyrenia, Famagusta and Nicosia are brimming with medieval castles, exquisite mosques and breathtaking archaeological sites.

Did you know...
  • Cyprus is the 3rd largest and most populous country in the Mediterranean.
  • Aphrodite, the Goddess of Love, was born out of the sea foam in Paphos!
  • Cyprus is home to the world's oldest wine, Commandaria, which is over 5,000 years old!
  • Cyprus boasts 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites including the entire town of Paphos.
  • Depending on the region where a person lives, they are either Greek or Turkish Cypriots.

Villas with private pools in Cyprus

Experience the best of Cyprus from one of our stunning villa rentals with private pools. Unwind and enjoy a cooling swim, complete with beautiful views, all from the comfort of your own outdoor or indoor space. From luxury infinity pools to heated pools, jacuzzis and hot tubs, relax and enjoy your stay in Cyprus with our Clickstay homes from home with private pools.

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Family-friendly villas in Cyprus

Take home wonderful memories with all the family, with a Clickstay villa or apartment in Cyprus. With thousands of holiday properties to choose from scattered across the island, explore our rentals with games rooms, gyms, BBQ facilities and close proximity to the beach and local amenities. Stay in quiet gated neighbourhoods or be at the heart of the main buzz. Tailor-make your holiday with us!

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Own a holiday villa or apartment in Cyprus?

Are you an owner or agent with high quality holiday villas or apartments in Cyprus? Want to increase your rentals? Then sign up to Clickstay and manage your properties directly. We let you, the owner, to contact renters directly. You can manage your property description, prices and availability through our online system. Our flexible system caters for all sorts of holiday rentals – from villas with private pools to beach front apartments.

Our costs are low: we charge a £1, €1 or $1 sign-up fee and you can then advertise an unlimited number of properties to directly to renters looking for a Cypriot villa holiday. We charge 10% marketing commission when a renter books your property through the Clickstay site.

Interested? Find out more on how you can list your villa or apartment rentals.