Just 4km apart on the edge of the Akamas National Park, the towns of Polis and Latchi in northwest Cyprus offer a beautifully peaceful Cypriot holiday. It is a magical place surrounded by stunning scenery where relaxation is an unavoidable consequence of taking self catering holiday accommodation in Latchi or Polis.
Latchi, Cyprus is a picturesque fishing harbour lined on one side with a sweeping beach, and tavernas specialising in fish on the other. A haven of tranquillity, a Latchi villa provides an idyllic place to relax and recuperate miles from the hustle of everyday life. Nature lovers and walkers will be right at home staying in a holiday villa in Latchi. Latchi’s beaches are also known for being a centre for water sports.
Polis, Cyprus, lies inland from Latchi, and is a genuine rural market town, with magnificent views of the coast. Life in Polis still revolves around the town square, where a good selection of shops, cafes and restaurants provide a taste of real Cypriot life. The beach is only a 20 minute walk from a Polis villa.
The charm in taking a holiday villa in Polis or Latchi is the ability to sit and relax, enjoying the hospitality of the locals. The tavernas and bars are traditional Cypriot social centres, set in beautiful countryside. Taking a Polis villa with a pool will certainly allow you to sit back and unwind.
The sand and shingle beaches of the northwest coast are within walking distance of villas in both Polis and Latchi, and 25 minutes from Tsada golf course.
Walking, hiking, cycling, water sports, and go karting are all available in the region, and jeep safaris are very popular in Akamas Park.
The Polis and Latchi area enjoys a staggering 340 days of sunshine a year. This, mixed with average temperatures that rarely drop below 15°C make taking holiday accommodation in Polis and Latchi a real treat. Summer temperatures are warm, often reaching 30°C during the day.
Paphos Airport (PFO) is the closest to the holiday rental in Polis and Latchi, and Larnica Airport (LCA) is within 2 hours drive. There are frequent flights leaving UK, and easyJet and BMIbaby offer some great deals on cheap flights to Polis and Latchi.