Nicolas & Maria's Cottages
3Papaelissaiou Street, 4603 Anogyra, Cyprus.
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Dining Area, Electric Kettle, Fans, Fridge, Kitchenette, Private Bathroom, Private WC, Sitting Area, Television, Toaster, Wi-Fi Internet in Rooms (free of charge)
Nicolas and Maria's Cottages in Anogyra Village (Anoyira) offer traditional Cyprus Village Houses for an ideal and relaxing Cyprus Village Holiday. The location of Anogyra village, right between Limassol and Paphos and less than 30 minutes drive from Troodos mountain and the monasteries, also allows to enjoy and live agrotourism in Cyprus.
North of Cape Aspro midway between Limassol and Paphos, Anogyra is a unique village that boasts a number of sites of cultural and historic interest. The village also has several taverns and shops as well as a winery, it is the only village in Cyprus to continue the tradition of making “Pasteli” a carob honey and sesame pastry.
Nicolas & Maria’s cottages contain apartments that have been renovated from a 300 year old stone built house in traditional style but including modern facilities. The apartments open out onto a quiet picturesque courtyard with its Kleftiko oven, pitharia and old well. Anoyira Nicolas & Maria’s Cottages - Small, quiet and picturesque, the village of Anoyira lies halfway between Paphos and Limassol, both being about thirty minutes drive away. Lying 170 metres above sea level, the village is reached via a scenic road.
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Kitchen area with 2 electric hobs, fridge, electric kettle and toaster. Separate bathroom with shower attachment, toilet and wash hand basin.
All guests staying at the cottages, can use the swimming pool at Nicolas restaurant free of charge , where is 3 minute walk.
- Wi-Fi Internet in Public Areas (free of charge)
- Wi-Fi Free in Public Areas & Rooms
- Mini Market
- A/C & Heating
- Iron & Ironing Board on request
- Baby Cots are available on request
- Mobile Phone Network
Kitchen in the house as well as a traditional tavern in the village which you can get an idea of the delicious taste of the local food and wine.
Even when you want to relax at home and not take a ride or walk to enjoy the beauties of Cyprus agrotourism, you will not be disappointed.
Nicolas and Maria's cottages are surrounded by a quiet picturesque stone paved traditional Cyprus Village House courtyard filled with a colourful array of plants, flowers, a pomegranate and olive tree, a traditional well and Kleftiko clay oven.
Places to Visit:
Family run business all about the history of the carob,how it is grown, picked and the process of how it is made into syrup and toffee. You can also sample the products
Tour the village winery that was started in the 1940s by Grandfather Nicolas and now is run by 3rd generation grandson Nicolas. Taste the different wines produced from the vines that surround the village of Anoyira and neighbouring villages.
Farm - Anoypkatiko,(Anoyrkatiko):
Dairy product farm which makes yogurt, halloumi cheese, anari (soft goats cheese) goats milk and fresh free range eggs. everything is made daily from their own animals. if you would like to see some of the produce being made you can make arrangements with the farmer.
Olive mill and Museum Park The museum is divided into 2 parts. 1.Olive and olive oil history from prehistoric times until now. 2.The evolution of technology far as olive oils concerned and its role in agricultural communities.
as you drive up to Anoyira amongst the carob trees, almond trees and vines you will find the ruins of the holy cross monastery the monastery stands in the ruins of a byzantine settlement which has been archaeologically researched.
- Barbeque Area
- Communal Garden
Points of Interest
Nicolas and Maria's Cottages are situated in the centre of Anogyra village, right between
Limassol and Paphos.
Distance to town center: Limassol / Paphos - 35 km
Distance to Larnaca Airport: 100 km
Transfer time to/from Airport: 1 h 40 min
Distance to Paphos Airport: 30 km
Transfer time to/from Airport: 40 min
Area Information/Places of Interest:
Anogyra is a small quiet, picturesque village. It is a 25 minute drive to Limassol and a 15 minute drive to the beach. It is about 10 km inland from Avdimou. It lies about 800m above sea level. The drive to the village takes you past deeply cut ravines and carob and olive trees. As the winding road leads upwards, on one of the steep bends you see the village spring named "APIKRENI". Its water is cool and fresh, as it travels underground from the mountain slopes of Troodos. The village has a friendly grocery shop selling everything you will need. There is a pleasant tavern, where you can enjoy traditional Cypriot cooking. There also is a family winery, where you can taste the local wine. In the village there are two swimming pools available to the public.
Just outside the village the majestic ruins of a Byzantine monastery can be found. It is named after the Holy Cross. Built in the 14th century, the monastery was hand painted with icons typical of Greek churches. The monastery was abandoned in the 19th century. The Department of Antiquities started restaurations five years ago.