A romantic interlude in Cyprus
Sweep that special person in your life off their feet and experience the romance of the Renaissance in the Venetian port of Kyrenia.
Home to fairytale castles, stunning sunsets and seemingly endless miles of pristine white sands, North Cyprus offers a getaway that will be sure to enchant the senses and captivate the mind of even the most cynical romantics.
BELLAPAIS MONASTERY VILLAGE, BELLAPAIS, KYRENIA – SEVEN NIGHTS FROM ONLY £252
Nestled at the foot of North Cyprus’ breathtaking Five Finger Mountains, the luxury four-star Bellapais Monastery Village provides the perfect romantic setting this Valentine’s Day. With sweeping views of the Kyrenia coast line and within walking distance from the ancient Bellapais Village, the intoxicating blend of nature and culture is the perfect recipe for the starry-eyed.
Featuring 60 beautifully adorned, air-conditioned rooms, roof-top dining, outdoor and indoor pools and health and beauty facilities, a trip to Kyrenia is a must at this time of day. Why not add some extra-spice to your holiday with a romantic trek along the coast, courtesy of the local Dortnal and Tunac riding stables. With additional tours high into the mountains and on to Bellapais Abbey, your time in North Cyprus will be one to remember forever.
Prices start at £252, based on two people sharing, for a seven-night stay from 14 February 2010 at Bellapais Monastery Village, including breakfast. Round trip flights from London Stansted to Ercan start at £195 per person. For more information or to book visit goNorthCyprus.com.
THE DOME HOTEL, KYRENIA – SEVEN NIGHTS FROM ONLY £294
Step back in time and experience the old world charm of The Dome Hotel, Kyrenia. Situated in the heart of Kyrenia town, this stylish building has long since been the focal point of social life in the area, with elegant colonial interiors harking back to a more romantic time. Perched on the shores of the Mediterranean, next to the picturesque Harbour and Byzantine castle, the hotel offers the full range of modern amenities including a buffet restaurant, complete with sea views, the Dome Bar, fitness centre, freshwater swimming pool, casino and private balcony rooms with either sea, town or mountain views.
For couples looking for some added excitement, paraglide high above the town with an exhilarating flight over Kyrenia. Departing from Karaoglanoglu, near to St. Hilarion Castle, you and your partner will experience a truly thrilling downward glide over the sun kissed coast.
Prices start at £294, based on two people sharing, for a seven-night stay from 14 February 2010 at The Dome Hotel, Kyrenia, including breakfast. Round trip flights from London Stansted to Ercan start at £195 per person. For more information or to book visit goNorthCyprus.com.