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Aliathon Holiday Village
Ranked #26 of 88 Hotels in Paphos
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Limassol, Cyprus
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“Great place to stay, very friendly, helpful and professional staff”
Reviewed 7 August 2012

My wife and I, and my sons (16 and 11y.o.) have enjoyed almost a week's (July 17-22,2012) stay (B&B) at Aliathon, having previously spent time in Paphos' various hotels and holiday villages. I think we found 'our' place to be if we want to visit Paphos for a few summer days... and if you enjoy really big size pool.
Wonderful place, friendly and helpful staff, beautiful layout of buildings, very clean and tidy, more than satisfactory apartments and amenities, amazing breakfast area, service and food offered, family friendly for any age of children. Great place for base to easily get access and enjoy, not only Paphos area but the whole of Cyprus.
As a Cypriot, amazed with friendly and helpful staff at reception/offices and bars, especially because they all speak Greek despite of origin, very rare in our country. Bravo!

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Reviewed 6 August 2012

My wife and I and our 2 boys (5 year old and a 14 month old) arrived on 18th July for 2 weeks for our second visit to the Aliathon having previously been here October 2010. Having read many really poor reviews before departing we were anxious that the place may have gone somewhat downhill. Luckily they were proved unfounded, and we noticed one or two improvements in certain areas (this may be a tad long for some so apologies)
 
Arrival:
We arrived about 4pm after the standard 25 min coach from the airport, having filled out the registration forms on the coach we were whisked off to our room by golf buggy within 5 mins.
 
Rooms:
We had booked a Junior Suite (Kids Den) and had contacted the hotel beforehand and requested a room as close to the splash pool as possible, we were given room 1138 which is right outside the kids club and right next to the splash pool area, this was perfect for us. As a returning customer we were very kindly left a bowl of fruit and bottle of wine to welcome us. Previously we had stayed in a Deluxe suite which we thought lacked in storage areas but otherwise were perfect, we upgraded this time round due to having one more kid in tow and also the older one snores unbelievably and its nice to shut the doors on him at night! The cost of booking the Junior Suite over the deluxe room was worth every penny and would recommend to anyone should you be lucky enough to get the choice. We were a 5 minute stroll to the restaurant/entertainment area, which is about as far away as you could possible be in the Fishing Village. The aircon is on a sensor which will only work when the doors are closed and it does cut out at night when you’re asleep and inactive but when you get hot and move about it does cut back in. It was very hot outside but the room was kept to 21 degrees by the preset aircon and was about adequate in my opinion. I understand the rooms in the Aegean work constantly though and do not have sensors, they use the room card to keep them on constantly, so as long as the room card is plugged in it stays on. We suffered loads of ants in our room one day(expected in these climates), we spoke to the reception and the whole room and balcony was disinfected within 2 hours and we had no further problems, excellent service.
 
Kids Clubs:
Our 5 y.o used the Kids Clubs on a dozen or so occasions and loved every second of it again, the reps were all so good and when you see them about they always say hi to the kids by name, how they remember them all is beyond me!. We chose not to use the creche but the staff in there are so good with them, there is a stay and play session that you do not have to pay for between 5 & 6pm ( 6 nights a week I think),  We did this on a few occasions and was nice to get into an air conditioned room and let my son play with countless toys and games, something he’d obviously been missing by being away. Due to it not being widely advertised by First Choice we were always the only ones in there and the creche staff seemed bored witless and mighty relieved to have someone to chat to, so do drop in and use it.
 
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No problems getting a seat in the entertainment area , most people choosing to sit on the outside edge of the venue where you can catch what little breeze there is, scores of people sat outside in the open air which is how we preferred to spend the time, most people were dragging tables and chairs outside . Bar staff inside there were always very friendly and I never had more then 2 people queuing in front of me for a drink. Entertainment wise, well where do I start…. Very disappointing, definitely gone downhill since previous visit – Smithy, Amy and Brad worked tirelessly in stifling conditions, they work great with the kids and are very enthusiastic but their talent is not so great, apologies to them if they read this but having spoken to many other holidaymakers whilst there I’m not alone in this thought. This did not detract from having a good evening every night, however that was more to do with the great company and friendships formed with fellow holidaymakers. Daytime Entertainment, always plenty on so read the boards to find out times because if you’re not sat around the main pool you will not get any announcements. special mention to Brad who was/is a star , surely someone in First Choice can find him a winter job so he doesn’t have to drive Taxis at home for a living!
 
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The main restaurant has been made more spacious since our previous visit and getting a table was never an issue, we did often eat early as we had young kids and it was always very quiet early on, but even later there was always tables free. The food was always hot and plentiful, the best AI food variety I’ve encountered anywhere and anyone who cant find something to eat that they like must have some very odd eating habits
 
The staff who work in there are amazing people, Tasos and Stavros always give you such a wonderful affectionate greeting and are such genuine lovely people, speak to them and make friends with them, you wont regret it. The waiting staff: Kelly, Elena, Maria, Maria K to name but a few are so lovely with the kids, always smiling and playing with them to keep them happy. They are so hard working, some people are so rude to them it made me ashamed to be British to be honest, the staff are always cleaning and making sure everything is up to standard, and nothing is too much trouble for them if you need something out of the norm. When our youngest was teething really badly for a couple of days they went out of their way to find him something he’d eat to make him and us very happy. We ate at the greek restaurant and the food was plentiful and lovely and nice to be waited on instead of the ususal self service. Tip: make sure you don’t go to dinner early on the Greek evening as you will miss the entertainment which is fantastic.
 
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Sunbeds were always taken by 7.30 around the main pool by people setting their alarms to go and claim them with their towels and then going back to bed, however at the splash pool there was always beds available even at 9 or 10 am, always easier on Weds, Sat and Sun as they’re changeover days so you could have a lie in on those days!. The main pool was like a hot bath in the afternoons but still very refreshing. Tip: use the indoor pool (underneath the snack bar) in the afternoons, lovely and cool and peaceful for a relaxing half hour to get away from the noise. The main pool could do with being hoovered regularly as there is too much grit on the floor and many kids were having cut feet who played in there all day. We didn’t use the Aegean pools on this visit but they are nice and they have the added benefit of a bar right next to them.
 
We had a wonderful time and would go back without hesitation, although quoted prices for next season for 2 adults 2 kids around £4500 is getting ridiculous now.
 
Improvements:
We’d like the following to be given serious consideration by the management, I know you read these reviews Stelios, my review is based on the fact we love the Aliathon and all those who work tirelessly to make our holiday so wonderful, please pass on our thanks to all concerned!….
 
The splash pool could really use a drinks area, currently parents have to leave their kids to go and fetch drinks from the main bar at the lighthouse or drag them out of the pool and take them with them, could I recommend a soft drinks only area that is not staffed but people help themselves to, other Holiday Villages have them, a big improvement that would not cost the earth!
 
You have a plan up in the luggage room for expansion of the site, may I suggest a  waterpark for older kids and the biggest kids (adults), this would add something extra for the over 12’s who continuously cause problems on the small slides in the unsupervised splash pool, often knocking young kids over, an accident waiting to happen, yes I know you ask for kids to be supervised but many older kids find their way onto the slides who do not feel they need supervision at their ages.
 
Please make sure the main pool has the floor hoovered regularly, it did not improve the whole 2 weeks I was there, in fact it got considerably worse.
 
The entertainment area is far too hot and needs a further overhaul, the addition of the roof may have helped the winter months but has made the summer unbearable, just look at the number of people dragging chairs outside, talk to them and ask them their views, they do pay massive sums of money to holiday there. The plastic chairs are a big improvement over the previous metal ones though.
 
Thanks to those who read all of my review.

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Reviewed 6 August 2012

Being based in Dubai we were looking for a family friendly resort within a short flying distance and limited transfer time, and in this we found the Aliathon to be perfect.
We were only on a Bed and Breakfast package and based on the offer (20% off) to upgrade to full board at 36 Euros per day per person we made a good choice, we never spent anywhere like that amount daily and went out to dinner every night, plus by the end of the holiday I was having a "continental" breakfast at the buffet not being able to face a full English anymore and don't think that eating all out meals there would have appealed to us.
The resort is on the outskirts of the town and whilst (allegedly) public transport is exceptional (and the buses always appeared busy) taxis were relatively expensive a car is a must, both for trips to the supermarket as well as to explore the locality.
Stelios (the GM) and the reception team couldnt have been more helpful in assisting from places to eat to a baby sitting service (it was my wife's birthday when we were there).
There are limited spaces by the pools so getting up early and reserving the beds with towels is a necessity.
In terms of recommendations for dinners in the shopping village next door the Cypriot meze restaurant is nice, and very filling, the Chinese and Indian were "ok" but we weren't impressed with the italian. The pub had a very limited menu indeed.
Outside can heartly recommend Seven St Georges Tavern (go there hungry and check the separate review), the Almond Tree and a fish restaurant recommended by Stelios (you will need to check with him).
As for days our Georges fun bus (50 Euro) deserves the 5 stars it gets, but may not be for everyone, Coral bay is a well serviced beach and whilst Lara bay may be rated highly you need to take everything with you as there is nothing there.
Only real negatives would be that as we were not "First Choice" customers the kids club was 5 Euros per activity, which was a bit steep but not really missed as our kids were constantly in the pool, and the 3 Euros per day for the safe, which seemed kind of cheeky. Had some issues with the WiFi in our room initially and to their credit the supplier came and installed an ariel right outside the window (which we could still lock) which was great.
All in all a great family holiday would happily recommend.

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 August 2012

Stayed here for one week between the 25th July-1st August 2012. Apartment was in the Aegean Village (Room 310). Requested room close to Fishing Village, entertainment area and with a sunny balcony. All requests were met. Apartments in the Aegean side are a good size and are not far at all from the Fishing Village and for all the time you spend in your apartment cannot really see why you would pay extra to specifically stay in the Fishing Village although it is nice but it is too warm to be spending large amounts of time in your apartment. Food in both the buffet restaurant and the Mexican/Greek a la carte restuarants was very good and varied to suit all tastes. Staff in the restaurants were very attentive and friendly. Pool is nice but at this time of the year was warm and offered little respite from the heat. Entertainment at night was okay but only short bus ride to Paphos which was looking great with plenty to see and do. There are no issues with this HV and it compares favourably with others but they are all different and of course each have their own positives and negatives. Some of the reviews posted prior to our holiday were very negative about this HV but in my opinion should be disregarded.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 August 2012

Have just returned back home from a weeks break at the Aliathon Holiday Village (mid July). Travelled with my wife and two kids (5 and 2). The hotel and complex was in our opinion fantastic. Our opinion is that if the kids are happy then so are the parents, however there was nothing to complain about anyway. I am honestly shocked by some of the comments on here - some people must just have nothing better to do or just be stuck up.

The hotel and staff were absolutly fantastic. The whole area was very clean and kept up to. We stayed in the fishing village which was very spacious and our apartment had an outside area which was brill for sitting out and relaxing after the kids went to sleep.

The pools around the complex were really good, especially the splash pool. Hours of fun had here by the kids as loads to do.

I tried a massage at the spa which was very good and at a decent price.

The food in the complex was very good. Lots of choice and and a lot of traditional Greek dishes which were enjoyable. It was busy at times but not an issue to be honest.

The kids entertainement was as described really (for kids - not adults). Our kids loved the I 5 Live set up and although the area was warm, they had so much fun and thats what is important.

Overall, we thought that the location was good, the food very good but the overall holiday fantastic. The Greek people and staff are so friendly its untrue.

Away from the complex, we went on the Bucaneers boat trip (58EURO) which is a must and also hired a jeep from a woman down the road (leave the front of the hotel head left and walk around 300M - 70EU for a couple of days, always haggle tho!). We visited coral bay, tomb of the kings and kolossi castle which were all fantastic. The kids loved the tombs and with being so educational and inspiring would highly recommend!

Thanks to all the reps - they were all really friendly and made a great time for the kids. We didn't want the kids in clubs all week but the eldest wanted to have a go at a few activities so that was fine. She enjoyed swimming lessons (more or less 1to1), crazy golf and park games. So much to do it was great.

The only thing I would say is that we tried to get the kids out of the midday heat for a couple of hours each day. The apartments have air con so this was just the ticket (let them and us cool down for a bit).

Overally - lovely place, lovely people, clean, tidy and not too expensive. Will return in the near future.

Matt - Leeds UK

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Reviewed 3 August 2012

This was our first visit to this resort. We’re a family of 4 (2 kids aged 5 and 4) and we’ve stayed at 6 other A.I. hotels in recent years with First Choice in the Canaries, Cuba and Cape Verde. We arrived on 18th July for 11 nights from Glasgow and had booked a deluxe apartment in the Fishing Village. I emailed the resort 2 weeks in advance asking for a first floor room with a view if possible (having digested the various room reviews on here). Received a prompt reply acknowledging my request but making no promises.

Flights

We’ve done a few flights with Thomson Airways and so knew what to expect and were prepared for it (good meal at the airport beforehand and took our own food, drink and entertainment on board). Seats are cramped, especially if the person in front reclines their seat. Staff were pleasant enough, pilots gave frequent updates and, although we didn’t sample it, the in flight menu seemed to have improved from previous. They have also reinstated the seatback storage pockets which makes things easier and the 4.5 hours passed quick enough.

Arrival

Easy arrival into Paphos airport (still 31 degrees at 9pm, worth keeping some water for arrival), bags off quickly and into the coach for the 20 minute transfer. Given envelope on the coach with hotel room details already in it, short form to fill in so that on arrival at the hotel it’s just a case of wrist bands on, ID stickers onto luggage and then you’re loaded onto a golf buggy and taken to your room.

Room

We were given exactly what we’d requested by email – a first floor room with a fantastic large balcony (with two sun loungers, a wee table and 2 chairs) and a great view over the main pool. Spacious if somewhat basic room with two flat screen TVs and a DVD player. Small kitchen area including a microwave, kettle, fridge and utensils. A throw back to the days when self catering was an option here, still very useful for us. We arrived too late for dinner but there were sandwiches and food in the fridge for us. Our room was cleaned daily (except Sunday) and we had no complaints. The aircon is set to 21 degrees and only works with all doors closed and when motion sensors are triggered. We obviously wriggle around a lot at night as the aircon worked all through the night in our bedroom! Our balcony was fabulous and was a lovely place to hang out at the end of the night with drinks. I was able to access the hotel Wi-Fi in our room. It cost me €10 for 200 min which lasted me the duration of our holiday. I also ended up paying €3 per day for our room safe which I did think was a bit much - other hotels include this for free with perhaps just a deposit charge.

Initial impressions

We didn’t realise when we booked it just how small and compact this holiday village was compared to the other AI hotels we’ve been to in recent years with First Choice. Not complaining though as everything was less than 2 minutes walk from our room. No doubt the Fishing Village is the main hub of the hotel, the Aegean area seemed nice enough but just a tad more detached from all the action (especially the kids club and splashpool). I don't really feel I can comment any more about the Aegean area as we didn't spend any time here. This is definitely a resort for those with kids (and especially those aged up to 10) and although they were very much in the minority there were a few rather bemused childless couples staying here – personally I’d go elsewhere.
Given the resort’s relative size, we found everything pretty quiet (despite us being there in peak season). Hardly any queues anywhere, especially at the various bars and restaurants. Those who complain that these areas were busy have obviously never visited a full size AI hotel!

Food

We were impressed with the quality of the food in general in the main buffet restaurant. There was a much smaller selection of food on offer than we’ve had at other hotels but the quality in general was much better. The hot breakfast selections were good, as was the nightly carvery. The separate kids section was a bit dull for our two but others made good use of the smiley faces/spaghetti/chicken nuggets etc on offer. Plenty of salads and fruit, good desserts and nice breads. Self service drinks machines which was fine. All the drinks were ok except the red wine which we found undrinkable. The best place to sit in the main restaurant are the quieter and more spacious tables opposite the bread station by the Mexican restaurant. We tried both a la carte restaurants and were impressed. Good food and table service. The pool side snack bar was convenient but a pretty limited choice of food and it sits there for most of the day. We preferred to have lunch in the main restaurant (cooler too!).

Pools

The main pool in the Fishing Village is split into adult and family sections, although this is not strictly adhered to. The family pool shelves gently from a concrete beach area. As others have commented, there are some loose tiles to watch out for but we didn’t find them a major issue. As with any busy pool a variety of items started appearing as the day went on (mainly plastic glasses) but the pool seemed to be cleaned every night and again it wasn’t an issue for us. There were some older kids not obeying the rules and showing off by jumping off the interconnecting bridge. Parental intervention was sadly lacking. Unfortunately, as others have pointed out you do need to reserve your sun loungers if you want a nice spot. It became part of my daily routine to get up at 7 AM to do this. Much as I hated it on principle, if you didn't do it you simply might not get sun loungers at all which would ruin the day anyway.
The kids splash pool area is simply fantastic. Lots of water squirting all over the place, slides and all safe and shallow. Many kids had inflatables which added to the fun. There are toilets nearby. The water pumps run from 10 AM to 5 PM. Once again you need to reserve your loungers here by about 7:30 AM. They could do with some more parasols as several areas had none. I also used the hotel gym which is located underground beneath the pool snack bar. They have a good range of machines and weights on offer. also in this area is an indoor pool and spa (at additional cost). upstairs above the snack bar is an evening adults only bar which we enjoyed relaxing in a couple of times when our wee nippers were in the kids club at night.the all right Maria

Kids Club/facilities

The kids club was excellent and both my kids loved it. Run by First Choice staff they offer a variety of sessions generally lasting 1.5 hours at a time. You turn up at the time you wish and generally there's enough capacity that you can put your kids in as much or as little as you like. Unlike other hotel run clubs we've experienced in the past, you can fully place your trust in this club to look after your kids to a high standard. They have weekly timetables on display so you can see what the activities will be for each session. They tend to keep the younger kids indoors more when it's really hot but all age groups do get taken outside. Our kids also did the swamp party and the chocolate party (at additional cost, €4-6) both of which they loved. Be aware that at the chocolate party your kids will come home smothered in chocolate sauce so don't send them in wearing their Sunday best! My young daughter also joined the razzmatazz stage school and absolutely loved it. Many thanks to all the staff who worked their socks off, we all appreciated your efforts.

Entertainment

Firstly, a big pat on the back to all the First Choice entertainment staff who worked very hard every day and every night. Their offerings won't be everybody's cup of tea, but we found all the staff very friendly and not too in-your-face at all. Smiffy in particular was hilarious and all the staff were very patient and interacted well with our kids. We joined in many of the games around the pool area which were always light-hearted and good fun. The evening entertainment area isn't as bad as some are making out. Yes it can be hot but if you sit to the right-hand side there's a lovely breeze coming through. As long you're here before about 9 PM getting a table shouldn't be a problem. There's a big bar at the back which like all the bars this resort was never that busy. It's an easy walk from this bar to most rooms if you prefer to have a drink on your balcony as we often did.

Out and about

We didn't go on any of the First Choice excursions as none of them seem particularly good value or relevant for our kids. We did the walk along the seafront into Paphos a couple of times. It's a pleasant enough walk taking between 30 to 40 min. We caught the 611 bus back to the hotel - one euro per adult and the kids were free. As others have mentioned the beach on offer across the road isn't that fantastic. Other dads told me that the sea was quite rough at times and the water became deep quite quickly.

Just outside the hotel complex itself, there is a large supermarket where you can buy most things you may need. Not surprisingly things like suntan lotion are quite expensive but other daily provisions such as milk are fairly reasonable. They have a daily supply of English newspapers printed in Cyprus for sale.

Departure

Our flight home was at five o'clock so we were picked up at two o'clock. Although checkout is 12 o'clock we asked and got a free extension until one o'clock on our room which made a big difference. It allowed us to stay at the pool in the morning, come home and have a shower cleanup/pack up before checking out. You can continue to enjoy the all-inclusive facilities until you leave so we then went for a leisurely lunch returning at 2 PM just before the coach arrived. Our flight back was with Jet2.com rather than Thomson Airways. All the check-in areas were busy. You cannot book your seats with Jet2.com until about four days before flying back (as your details aren't entered in their system until then). When I finally got access to their website they were only offering seats from row 28 onwards at about £8 per seat to reserve. We decided to take a chance that First Choice had seated us all together anyway which indeed they had in row 24 so I'm glad we didn't waste our money! The seat pitch on this airline is much better although the food and drink offerings are similar.

Paphos airport is relatively small and once you're through departures there's a couple of duty-free shops but no real gift shops as such. If you're looking for T-shirts or other souvenirs there is an extremely limited supply and you'll be far better to buy these before you get to the airport.

Summary

So in summary we had a great holiday. The weather was perfect everyday and our kids had a ball. It's not the poshest place by far but overall we found our room, the food and the facilities to be generally better than those we've experienced before at other hotels. In particular, we found the place generally quite quiet even though it was peak season with very few queues anywhere. The only thing really lacking was a decent beach but this didn't detract from our holiday. Go with the right frame of mind and you too will have a great time.

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Reviewed 1 August 2012

We have just returned from Aliathon Holiday Village.We booked this holiday with the Grandchildren in mind though we ended up only taking one grandson who is thirteen.He didn't want to come home as he made lots of friends and there was plenty for him to do. There is plenty for younger children to do as well. I have to say we were a bit dissapointed although we had deluxe studio rooms We have had better rooms in a 4* Hotel.As usual there is the competition for Sunbeds so if you are willing to get up early then you will be alright, by early that is say from 6am .As First Choice are now all inclusive please be aware that if your children like slushies you will have to pay 3Euros which we thought we should not have had to pay for. Food was quite good plenty of choice at Breakfast, other meals were pretty much the same.The holiday reps worked realy hard all day looking after the children/teenagers and then doing the entertainment at night. The main entertainment room has a roof on and there is no air conditioning so is very uncomfortable to sit in, there are some outside tables if you are lucky enough to get one.Having spoken to other people who have been to some of the other First Choice holiday villages they were dissapointed as well.We have been to Paphos before and protarus about 4 times.I still prefer the latter or nisi beach better beaches for the children if they want to go to the beach.One area I think they could improve on is the floor areas near to the main pool as we found sometimes they were very sticky .Also I have to say there were some broken tiles in the pool.

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Additional Information about Aliathon Holiday Village

Property: Aliathon Holiday Village
Address: Theas Afroditis Avenue, Paphos 8063, Cyprus
Region: Cyprus > Paphos District > Paphos
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#14 Spa Hotel in Paphos
#15 Family Hotel in Paphos
#19 Luxury Hotel in Paphos
#23 Romantic Hotel in Paphos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Aliathon Holiday Village 4*
Number of rooms: 270
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Aliathon Holiday Village in Paphos, Cyprus is an oasis of beauty and tranquillity oriented towards families and couples interested in high quality holidays. The Aliathon Holiday Village comprises of two themed villages, the Aegean and the Fishing Village, set in an estate of 14 hectares, as well as the Aliathon Plaza collection of restaurants and bars. We are very proud of taking care of our guests in an exceptional way and we are the winners of the Gold Choice Award by TUI/First Choice UK for the best Holiday Village in the world in our category. The Aliathon Holiday Village is ideally situated in the resort of Kato Paphos, Cyprus, just 15 minutes from the Paphos International Airport and only 150 meters from the beach. The picturesque fishing harbour and the historical fort of Paphos are within a short stroll from the Aliathon Holiday Village. During your stay at the Aliathon you will be hosted in one of the 287 elegant apartments consisting of studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom independent apartments designed using traditional Greek island architecture offering a total capacity of about 1000 guests. The rooms include amenities such as air conditioning, fully-equipped kitchens, private terraces and balconies, Wi-Fi internet connection and secure parking. The rooms are set among gardens planted with orange, lemon, olive and palm trees, as well as roses, bougainvilleas, lilies and other Cyprus plantings. The Aliathon Holiday Village distinguishes itself in terms of the quality of its recreational and leisure facilities. Guests can swim in four outdoor pools, including the largest pool in Cyprus sized at 3,000 m2, and a mini waterpark (splash pool) featuring a variety of water slides which is always a great hit with the younger visitors. They also have available kids club, creche and Teenagers Club with different activities and animations. The athletic facilities at the Aliathon include two Bowling Green courts, floodlit tennis court, mini-football court, archery range, on site scuba diving, table tennis and game rooms. A unique feature of the hotel is the High Rope Park, the only one in Cyprus--where guests can try their hand at rope climbing and acrobatics, under trained supervision. The Faros Spa offers intense relaxation with a fully-equipped fitness centre that includes a steam bath, sauna, hair salon, three spa treatment rooms and an indoor swimming pool with Jacuzzi (whirlpool). The Aliathon Holiday Village provides a full range of dining options. The Holiday Village include two restaurants-a main Pantheon Buffet Restaurant and The Karnayio Snack Bar - as well as four pool bars offering a variety of snacks, drinks and cocktails. Three night bars are also available. The Aliathon Plaza located at the front of the Holiday Village and operates four of the best restaurants in Paphos, including the Aegeon Greek Restaurant, the Mezedogonia Cypriot Taverna, the Poco Loco Mexican Cantina and the "Mare e Monti" Italian Restaurant. It also offers two pubs and two bar-clubs where the Aliathon Holiday Village guests and local residents are welcome. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Aliathon Holiday Village Hotel Paphos
Aliathon Village Paphos
Holiday Village Aliathon

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