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Luxury Detached Villa Private Secluded Pool Views Over Fields And An Olive Grove

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Mazotos, Larnaca, Cyprus - Peaceful Location Five Minutes Drive To The Beach Ten Minutes Walk To The Village

Villa Elias Thea (olive view). The villa is on a small development of individual luxury detached properties. The pool and garden is secluded with uninterrupted stunning views over an olive grove and fields. It is very quiet and peaceful both day and night Air conditioned throughout. Furnished for owners use, tiled floors, leather suite and solid wood furniture. All the facilities you would expect for a family holiday including WIFI and UK tv. A place to relax and escape life's pressures and yet only a short walk to the local farming village, local shops, mini market and a few minutes drive to the beach, tavern's, supermarkets and night life.

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2017


Carol and I are both semi retired. Carol runs a dog grooming business from home and I continue, part time, as company director we sold our family medical supplies company a few years ago, having run it for twenty two years. We love the Greek relaxed way of life and spent the majority of our family holidays on numerous Greek Islands with our two children. When we found ourselves in a position to purchase a second home Cyprus was a natural choice. The weather is lovely and there is something to do all year round, including skiing in the Trodos. Mountains from January to March. Most people come to Cyprus for the sun so our Villa is only booked by our guest during the main summer months. That leaves us I plenty of time to enjoy our villa in Cyprus (four months last year).

STEPHEN BARNES purchased this villa in 2004

Why STEPHEN BARNES chose Larnaca region

The Villa that we own is not what we came to Cyprus to purchase!

We originally took a pragmatic view . The Villa was to provide a retirement income. We came to Cyprus looking for a Villa in a main resort. After two days of viewing small identical houses crowded together over looked on all sides we decided that was not for us.

We stumbled upon Mazatos, We had lunch at the Camel Park where we met the owner who was also a builder. He had started a small development in the village. We drove to the site on a warm sunny day past past golden fields overlooking the blue sea (in April ), through the small village and into an Olive Grove to the plot where our Villa now stands. We were sold,the area the view, the feel .Uncharacteristically we paid a deposit there and then with no regrets.

What makes this villa unique

If you are looking for an away from it all holiday ,Mazatos is ideal.

The pool area is not overlooked and the view to the rear of the property still takes me by surprise. The lack of light pollution and how quiet it is at night makes an evening around the barbecue peaceful and relaxing.

The villa in Mazatos is also our home. We have guest a few weeks a year. We hope you enjoy your time there as much as we do.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had planned do so much on our holiday. On our first day trip out we decided to go back to our Villa after lunch and that is where we stayed for the next four days, perfect"

Company Director
Jan 2013
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Mazotos Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • Ensuite shower, toilet and hand basin to master bedroom. Family bath room with toilet, sink, bath and built in shower. Cloak room toilet downstairs.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The master bedroom has toilet and shower on suite, balcony overlooking pool. The second bedroom has a double bed and shared balcony overlooking pool bedroom three has twin beds and balcony. Fold up bed and cots available if required.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Notes on accommodation: The Villa is decorated and maintained for use by the owner and their family who use it extensively. There are numerous DVD' s and books. The welcome book contains vouchers for local attractions, ideas for days out and maps to the best beaches and recommended eating places put together by the owner and previous guests. The kitchen is equipped for people who enjoy eating and cooking. Outside: The swimming pool is eight meters by four meters and will be cleaned twice a week. The garden is secluded with stunning views. There are four sun loungers, a table that seats six and a barbecue. There is an outside shower and two large umbrellas. Utility Room: Washing machine and ironing facilities and cloths horse. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided. Please bring beach towels. Linen is changed each week. Spare sheets are located in the linen cupboard. The villa will be cleaned prior to your arrival and after departure.


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Luxury Detached Villa Private Secluded Pool Views Over Fields And An Olive Grove
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

A Little Piece of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

The owners couldn't be more helpful; they have worked extremely hard to make one's stay here as comfortable as it can be. Information was emailed to us before we set off and also left in the villa for convenience. There were even welcome drinks chilling in the fridge when we arrived - all we needed to do was pick a lemon from the tree in the garden. The villa had everything we might possibly need - even the 3 teenagers were happy to spend a couple of days in and around the villa. The villa is conveniently located close to major roads which makes travelling around the island extremely easy, yet is set in a quiet, rural setting with uninterrupted views across olive groves. Each day started and ended with a swim. Heavenly. Excellent value for money. We can highly recommend this villa to everyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to review your stay at our villa. We spend several weeks a year in Cyprus. It is always nice to hear that our guests enjoy the villa as much as we do. Your comments are much appreciated. Best regards Steve
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A perfect location for a perfect holiday.

  • 5 of 5

This was the first time we had rented a villa. After being tired of the sun bed morning scrabble, human bumper cars in dining halls and tolerating other peoples unruly children at the pool bliss! Steve and Carol's villa is presented exceptionally well with everything you could need whether staying in or going out. The pool is large as is the overall spacious property. The photos don't show the main bedroom ensuite or the car port for your hire car. There is also a utility room with washing machine if you want to travel light on cases. The village of Mazotos is in a fantastic location. Only a few turns on a 20 minute drive from the airport and 15 minutes from Kiti which has fantastic shops with everything you need for your stay. A hire car is a must really but we made full use of this spending a few days on road trips up into the mountains where the views are stunning with fantastic holiday snap opportunities. Although you're not far from Larnaca beeches we travelled right along the coast to Paphos too and went to local markets. We've had a few package holidays but this is the best and truly most relaxing break we've had for many years. And yes, we travelled with our kids, a 13 year old and a 16 year old. Now it took a couple of days for them to like it, being used to the resort hustle and bustle (kids like that). A few trips at the weekend to the beach night life in Larnaca soon resolved this though as they realised we could have the best of both worlds. The busy environment if we needed it was 25 minutes away with the peace and serenity of our own villa with private pool in the country. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to review our villa. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your holiday and the stay at our villa. It is good to see our villa and the area through fresh eyes. I shall be updating our photo's and information file to show the features that you mention.
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Fantastic holiday very comfortable villa

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place brilliant location met all our needs and the owners provided everything you need , would definitely go back again , was very clean and tidy , and would recommend to any friends or family

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely villa, quiet location

  • 5 of 5

A real gem of a property. As described the villa is located on the edge of an olive grove and was very peaceful with stunning views. We spent 2 weeks in the villa with our 7mth old and 3yr old and found it to be perfect in terms of location and facilities. It is very centrally located for exploring Cyprus, and Steve provides excellent suggestions for places to visit and great restaurants. The booking could not have been easier and Steve was fantastic in both communication and answering any questions we had. We would def recommend this villa to anyone wanting to visit Cyprus.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Splendid House – Magnifique villa !!

  • 5 of 5

Ideal place to get quiet and relaxing holiday. The villa is very comfortable and has all the facilities. The view from the garden and the swimming pool is amazing. Stephen answers immediately to all your questions and give you also good tips about restaurant, place to visit, shops, etc. In the village you will find a supermarket and a good restaurant (Mazoto Tavern the owner is very sympathetic and the price/quality is very good) I recommend without any hesitation this house.

Le lieu est idéal pour passer des vacances dans le calme et sans stress. La villa est très confortable et possède toutes les facilités modernes. La vue du jardin et de la piscine est superbe. Stephen répond immédiatement à toutes vos questions et donne des bons conseils concernant les restaurants, les lieux à visiter, les magasins etc. Dans le village il y a un supermarché bien achalandé ainsi qu’un restaurant avec une belle terrasse près de l’église (Mazoto Tavern : le propriétaire est très accueillant et le rapport qualité/prix est imbattable) Je recommande cette maison de vacances sans aucune hésitation.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to review of our Villa, we appreciate all feedback from all our guest. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed our recommendations. We update the information file each year to ensure our guests get the most from their holidays. We would be more than pleased to welcome you back in the future. Thanks again Steve and Carol
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Five minutes drive to the safe, local, natural pebble and sand beach with clear water. It stretches for miles where you will find one or two taverns. The resort beach in Larnaca is twenty minutes drive. here you will find numerous restaurants, water sports and the main night life.


The villa is fifteen minutes drive from Larnaca International Airport. there are local buses that run to Larnaca town from Mazatos but a car hire would be recommended. This can be arranged if required to meet you at the airport.


The villa is a short drive/walk to the village centre where you will find a couple of well stocked mini markets, cash machines and a couple of bars. The nearest supermarket is ten minutes by car. The camel park attraction is five minutes drive and is ideal for families with children. Th main town, Larnaca, is fifteen minutes by car. There are a number of near by villages with restaurants and bars.

Further Details:

Mazatos is a working farm village with a relaxed atmosphere. Many who come to our Villa to escape the pressures of modern living hardly travel more than a ten miles radius, just using the local beach and restaurants. Mazatos has been described as being in the middle of nowhere and the centre of everywhere. Its location means that you can either enjoy the rural setting and local beach or within an hours drive cover most of the Island with all the beautiful beaches, historical attractions and lively resorts.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of £200 is required within one week of booking and this acts as a breakage deposit to cover your stay. This will be refunded within five days of your departure subject to no damage or breakage. Full payment is required six weeks prior to you arrival date.

Changeover Day:
We will make every effort to accommodate your arrival/departure change over dates which are very flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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