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Lovely 2 Bed Self-Catering Mythical Sands Resort Apartment

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Full air-con, on site pool, perfect for couples & families. Sleeps 4-6

New and luxuriously furnished, offers open-plan spacious living accommodation with a shared pool. Living room opens into a spacious balcony which offers a stunning sundowner, furnished with a table and chairs to enable you to dine al fresco, and spend time in the wonderful Cypriot outdoors. Easily accessible ground floor apartment which comes perfect for couples and families alike, plus the elderly or infirm.

Comfortably sleeps six (master bed, twin bed and double sofa bed), and is tucked away in the quiet Mythical Sands resort, where a pedestrian path takes you to Kapparis' Kennedy Avenue in under 2 minutes. Just 300m away is Firemans Beach with its crystal clear blue waters and sandy beaches. Offers an ideal base for a fabulous holiday with attractions and beaches right on your doorstep, but free of the endless hassle if you stayed too close to Protaras or Ayia Napa.

How to get there: The nearest airport is Larnaca which is approximately 40 minutes away by car. Larnaca is served by British Airways, Monarch, EasyJet, Cyprus Airways, among many other airlines. We would recommend car hire to allow flexibility for exploring all the island has to offer, but this is not essential since the apartment is ideally located for all local attractions. Taxis are available at the airport 24/7, but we would be happy to arrange airport pick-ups / meet and greet for guests, from €50 one way. We can also recommend car-hire suppliers.

Paphos Airport is further afield but only a 2 hour drive on an excellent and usually free-flowing motorway. Roads in Cyprus are signposted both in Greek and English so self-drive is a joy.

We can recommend a local supplier who can afford rent out travel cots, high chairs and other conveniences

Further details: Our English-speaking representative will meet you within 24 hours of arrival to welcome and orientate you, and give you a briefing pack with all you need to know about the Island, and locality. The rep will be on hand to answer any questions, and remain on call throughout your stay in case of any emergencies or issues.

On request, we would be happy to arrange a breakfast pack for your first morning which might be priceless if you arrive at night. We always get one arranged when we visit, and it is such a welcome joy. Enquire for prices when booking.

Only those guests specified on the booking form are permitted to stay at Sunset, due to legal and insurance reasons. We otherwise encourage you to enjoy all the facilities, and feel absolutely at home - and ask if there is anything you would like attended to, to make your stay memorable. We rely on you, our guests, to take care of the apartment and utilities as you would at your own home.

Explore Famagusta District: Protaras

Is a very cosmopolitan and family-friendly resort famous across the island and internationally renowned for having the finest beaches in Cyprus.

It hosts the famous Magic Dancing waters, live music shows, and the Fig Tree Bay offers many activities, water sports, mini golf, and a sea aquarium. We particularly loved Protaras by night when families seem to flock the streets in carnival mood, mingling freely as they snake their way and sample the late night shops, restaurants and tavernas that occupy the long thoroughfare.

Ayia Napa

For some raucous nightlife, head towards the famous hedonistic resort of Ayia Napa, just a few miles further down the coast line. It is home to almost every sort of bar and club you could imagine, from the wild garage clubs to traditional tavernas where folk dancing flourishes. By day, Ayia Napa's Water World Park - which is one of the biggest water parks in the world - is a must with plenty of fun for all and beautiful beaches.

More Details

Steven & Florence
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, Swahili
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

A lovely apartment with everything you could wish for. We were particularly pleased to find the water cooler which saved us many trips to the supermarket to carry bottles of water. A great idea! The apartment was well situated for the local beaches although these beaches are small and you need to be there early to grab a sunbed. The best beach is Golden Coast Beach which has many sunbeds, is sandy and very safe for children. Kennedy Ave is just a couple of minutes walk away and we enjoyed many meals at Kavos Restaurant and Fariolos (go on a thurs and enjoy the Greek entertainment) Mello bar is great for a drink or a cocktail or 2! The on site swimming pool is very nice and has plenty of comfortable sun beds to relax on. All in all we had a fab time and would definately hope to return in the future.
Jun 2011
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Paralimni Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • 3 piece family bathroom. Bath towels and hand towels included.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeps 2
  • Quality Egyptian cotton bed linen and light weight duvets in all bedrooms. Beach towels for outside use are also available. We can recommend a local supplier who can affordable rent out travel cots. Reasonable use of air conditioning is included in the cost of your holiday. A mid-stay clean can be arranged on request so enquire when booking for a supplement.
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Mythical Sands is an up and coming resort that when complete in 2016 will have a luxury spa haven, Olympic sized pool, heated indoor pool, and tennis and football courts [cue for guests to ask for a special deal when booking repeat visits to sample these delights]. Unlike Protaras and Penera which become ghost towns in the winter months, Kapparis is a year round resort and with the guaranteed year round Cyprus sunshine, this can only be termed a haven. Its main thoroughfare, Kennedy Avenue, offers excellent restaurants, and cocktail bars (many with fast free wi-fi access), bars, bakery, supermarkets, and internet cafe. All between a 3 to 5 minute walk away. Restaurants cater for all discerning tastes, from authentic Greek, through Chinese, to Italian; there are also some English pubs, and Greek tavernas. Whether a short-term or permanent resident you will experience and discover inner peace, comfort and happiness from the resort. You are responsible for your own travel insurance


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Lovely 2 Bed Self-Catering Mythical Sands Resort Apartment
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 17 reviews

Ideal position

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment, with everything you need for your holiday. Two minutes from the huge pool with sun beds and umbrellas, two minutes walk to the strip with a multitude of restaurants and bars, beaches within 5 minute drive, but you can walk to nearest.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time we have stayed at this lovely apartment. It has everything thing you need for a self catering holiday. It is such a good location, just a short bus ride into Protaras or you can stay local as there are some lovely restaurants along the road. The local beaches are absolutely stunning. The apartment has always been clean and well looked after.

If you need any help while out there we were given a contact number for Martin and he answers any questions we had.

We got married out there this year and the owners of the property knew this and left a lovely gift for us at the apartment. This was such a lovely touch and so thoughtful of them. I would highly recommend this property to anyone wishing to stay in Cyprus

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks you very much Jackie and Kevin. Pleasing our guests is at the heart of what we aim to achieve. We are really honoured to have hosted you over the last 3 years and especially for your wedding . We wish you all the best and look forward to hosting you and your family in the future.
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perfect place to stay,kids loved it!

  • 4 of 5

nice, quiet and clean apartment

easy to find and close to all the things you need.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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2 bed self-catering Kapparis apartment

  • 4 of 5

We had a rest in April - the May, 2014, it is more than 30 days. Family 3 children and 2 adults. The apartment very much it were pleasant to us. Very convenient arrangement as in the complex - a view of the green territory, so concerning all infrastructure in Kapparis. Shops, cafe, restaurants, rent of a car, taxi, bus stop, playground for children - trampolines are near... To a beach on foot minutes 10-12 that too is good, it is possible to walk. All necessary for comfortable accommodation in the apartment is available - the dishwasher, the washing machine, all necessary ware it is very important when you have small children! Owners of the apartment Steven and Florence very attentive and sympathetic people. If we return to Cyprus, we will surely stop in this apartment. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our apartment. It offers an ideal base for a fabulous family holiday with attractions and beaches right on your doorstep. We endeavour to make your stay as stress free as possible by responding promptly to any questions you may have. We look forward to hosting you next year. Thanks. Steven and Florence
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Brilliant family holiday in cyprus

  • 5 of 5

The property was lovely and clean and had everything we needed for a brilliant holiday. We have 3children and they were happy with the DVD player in the evening and played in the space outside the apartment. The pool was nice and clean and checked regularly by the site developers. Kapparis has everything you need and is an ideal base to explore this area of the island. We would definitely like to return, especially when the new pool complex and spa is open. Thanks for a lovely holiday the Ralphs family

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure to host you again in our apartment. We are glad that you enjoyed yourselves. We endeavor to provide quality accommodation at an affordable price and the best customer service during your stay. We are looking to having you and your family and friends stay with us in the future.Thanks. Steven and Florence
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gepflegte neue Wohnung

  • 4 of 5

Die Wohnung befindet sich in einem zusammenhängenden Baukomplex. Zu dem nächstgelegenen schönen Strand " Firemans beach" beträgt die Entfernung zu Fuß ca. 1 km. Die Wohnung hat alles was man braucht, und in dem Komplex befindet sich auch ein schöner Swimmingpool. Geschäfte und Restaurants sind zu Fuß in 300m Entfernung gelegen. Manko an der Wohnung ist, dass man von der Terasse aus auf eine gegenüber liegende Häuserwand in ca 6 m Entfernung blickt. Ein weiterer Nachteil ist die Lage im Erdgeschoß, die es leider unmöglich macht nachts bei geöffnetem Fenster zu schlafen. Insgesamt hat uns die Wohnung mit leichten Abstrichen sehr gut gefallen. Gutes Preis Leistungsverhältnis.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Larnaca Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
A3 to Larnaca/Nicosia
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Fireman's Beach
Car: recommended

Mythical Sands Resort is located on the Protaras coastline in the heart of the beautiful year-round resort of Kapparis, close to the local town of Paralimni, which is the main commercial centre of the Famagusta District. Its only 3 km from the centre of the popular sun-kissed resort of Protaras.

You can find every possible type of cuisine - Cypriot, Chinese, French, Italian, Greek, American, English, Mexican just a short drive away. Famagusta offers exceptional night life with 100's of pubs and clubs. Families can choose between several day-out options including water parks, beaches, mini golf, zoos, a trip to the North, boating, viewing ruins, aquariums and much more.

Next door to Kapparis is Agia Triada and the Famagusta District Sailing Club with catamarans, lasers and windsurfing. Further water sports are available across the coastal path - parasols, jet-skis, scuba diving, catamaran cruises, snorkelling. Or you can cycle or walk along the beautiful and clean beaches.

Other Activities: snorkeling


Rates & Availability

Paralimni Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Autumn / Winter 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $193.1

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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