St Georges is ideal if you’re after a peaceful and relaxing holiday and want to be surrounded by stunning landscapes not far from spectacular coastal scenery. The beauty of St Georges is that this resort is also reasonably close to the popular resort of Coral Bay, so you can revel in countryside views and lap up the nearby resort’s facilities. Our villas in St Georges have very spacious outside areas and large swimming pools.
Local Markets and Shopping
There is a small choice of shops in St Georges for your daily essentials, while a short drive to the Coral Bay Strip caters for those seeking some retail therapy. You will find everything from designer spectacles to unique jewellery and souvenirs here. The old town of Paphos has a local market where you can buy unique handmade jewellery, lace and leather handbags, as well as fresh fruit and vegetables you can prepare in your villa.
Bars and Restaurants
According to the locals, you'll find some of the best fish in the region here. A short drive away you will find the lively resort of Coral Bay, which is complete with a number of traditional tavernas and international restaurants and bars to suit many different tastes.
Venture further afield to Paphos and have a dinner in its beautiful harbour facing the boats if you’re after something a little more romantic. Or, drive uphill and you’ll get to Peyia Village, which is famous for its local tavernas – this is the place to try delicious Cypriot meze as well as souvlaki, sheftalia and delicious halloumi cheese!
The closest beaches to our villas in St Georges are in Coral Bay. These are just a short drive away and have sun loungers and parasols to hire, as well as water sports facilities. Coral Bay Beach has Blue Flag status and is loved throughout the region. The sands are deep golden and the waters are calm and shallow, making it a popular choice for all ages, especially families with children. The beach is enclosed by a pair of limestone headlands and has abundant greenery, further enhancing its beauty.
Explore the spectacular Sea Caves near St Georges for a real adventure, or if you’d rather something a little more contemporary, then visit Ithaki Amusement Park. It’s situated in Coral Bay and has a minigolf course, video games arcade and a cafe bar, making it ideal for a family day out. Paphos Zoo is a great place for all animal lovers. There are tigers, giraffes, tortoises and many other wonderful animals to see. There is also a bird show several times a day, so make sure you catch this before returning to the comfort of your holiday villa.
Places of Interest
The church of Agios Georgios in St Georges overlooks the natural beach. In the church, you can see the small, ancient icons that people have visited for hundreds of years, as well as the stone floor which has worn away over the years. It is also home to several bats, but don’t be concerned as these are purely of the fruit-eating variety! The sea caves in St Georges are rich in legend and folklore if you’d rather see Cyprus’ natural attractions.