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Using other pools ?

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Using other pools ?

Can you use other hotel pools free of charge providing you purchase food and/or drinks even though you aren't residents in any you like the look of ??

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1. Re: Using other pools ?

Hi Mondeo.

You're a long way from your usual GC forum! You know how much of a debate this question always starts on the Canaries forums!

Where in Cyprus are you thinking of, and what type of property? I imagine you're more likely to get away with this in small family-run complexes than big corporates.

Edited: 25 September 2017, 13:56
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2. Re: Using other pools ?

In recent years we've gone to Zákynthos during the Summer months where using other pools in places you are'nt actually staying is well accepted and in fact welcomed as is the custom associated with it. I just wondered if Cyprus had the same very easy going attitude to this topic ??

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3. Re: Using other pools ?

I know in Greece it's pretty standard in smaller places. I think in Cyprus again it will depend on the nature of the establishment you are trying to get into. At the hotel I went to in Paphos last year (250 rooms) the staff would probably have clocked as you walked through reception if you weren't a resident and would have steered you away. In Paphos in particular the pools are busy with residents as the beaches aren't much cop.

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4. Re: Using other pools ?

It's not the practice in Cyprus and I wouldn't risk it without arranging it with hotel staff.

The hotels that do allow it tend to have a hefty fee for day visitors.

Trisha

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5. Re: Using other pools ?

Thankyou both for the prompt replies.

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6. Re: Using other pools ?

I know of many small hotels in Ayia Napa which do allow use of pools while using pool bar

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7. Re: Using other pools ?

Thankyou too cylib for replying !

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