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Magnificent Luxury Villa for Those Who Prefer to Holiday in Style

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Old house and new pool!


Last updated: 07/17/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Kyrenia house description

The moment you enter this 250-year-old village house, with its ancient stone arches, old flagstone floors and superb views of sea and mountains, you know you are somewhere special.
The Peace House is simply stunning. There is nothing like it on the enchanting island of Cyprus.
Six miles from the bustling harbour of Kyrenia, this spectacular holiday home is set in a walled garden of fruit and olive trees, on the edge of the sleepy village of Alsançak. A spacious outdoor terrace provides a delightful ‘al fresco’ eating area or make use of the splendid dining room with beautiful carved oak chairs and table. The comfortable upstairs lounge boasts wonderful panoramic views, while satellite TV and high quality sound system is available for those relaxing evenings ‘at home’. A large pool ensures the perfect swim or simply relax and read in the 'love seat' or under the tile-covered pergola. And when you head for bed, antique four-posters help you sleep like royalty. Go on, spoil yourself!
A peek inside the Peace House reveals...: Imposing old Cypriot doors opening from the village street into a cool flag-stoned entrance hall where 20-inch thick stone walls stretch 32 feet up into an open gallery with a traditional beamed ceiling. All bedrooms are en-suite with four-poster beds. Both master bedrooms feature an original stone arch which curves across the ceiling.
Downstairs ...: Next to the entrance hall is the dining area where a beautiful old table, fashioned out of English oak, and eight carved oak chairs provide a splendid setting for sumptuous feasts. Meals are prepared in the adjacent fully-fitted kitchen, complete with 'fridge-freezer and cooker (electric and gas). The view through the kitchen windows into the garden with its fruit trees, palms, jacaranda, jasmine, lavender and bougainvillea shrubs is tempting enough to start cooking - even though it's holiday time!
And upstairs...: Old marble steps lead up to the gallery which opens out on to the upstairs walk-round balcony. Here is the second master bedroom and, as with the other upstairs bedroom, you can walk out on to the balcony for wonderful views of the sea and mountains. A corridor connects the gallery to the comfortable, light and airy lounge, which features an old Cypriot bread oven. Beautiful old Cypriot doors open on to the sun terrace with more breath-taking views of the mountains behind and the sea in front where, on a clear day, you can see the coast of Turkey.
Flights can be made to and from the south at Larnaca (or further south at Paphos) and, despite what you may read on the Internet or be told, you can hire a car in the south and drive to the north if you prefer; there is no curfew or unusual border restrictions and you can come from north to south without any worries. What is required is separate car insurance for the north.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 300 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Location Type: Rural, beach. Theme: Romantic, unique. Bathrooms: Four ensuite bathrooms (three showers; one bath and shower). Bedrooms: Four doubles + three day-beds (for children or single adults). Outside: Separate poolside WC and shower. Pergola. Love seat and extensive garden. Suitability: Couples, families. Ideal summer, Xmas and New Year breaks....moreless


              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic


              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Near The Ocean
              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Paragliding
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Arrival Day

                  • Flexible


                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 10 people


                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    wi-fi and dongle...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Mobile Phone
                  • Mosquito Magnet
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Shampoo
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Sunbed
                  • Telephone
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Balcony
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Terrace

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Outdoor Pool
                  • Private Pool

                  Property Descriptor

                      • Detached


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                      Rates for medium-term lets (one-month stay) only, between 1st October 2011 to 31st March 2012.
                      Christmas/New Year rates will apply if booking medium-term lets over this period.
                      Spring, summer and autumn prices apply to four guests. Please add £90 for each additional person per week. up to a maximum of 12 guests in total.
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                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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                      45 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      3.2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach

                      Combining the best of traditional stone-built Cypriot architecture with the highest level of modern amenities, this unique house is the perfect place for lazing by the large private pool; swimming at nearby sandy beaches or walking the famous wild orchid mountain trails.Enjoy delicious Turkish meze in friendly local restaurants; savour one of the last unspoilt corners of the Mediterranean, where you can still see rare and endangered turtles in their breeding grounds, and discover the extraordinary history of an island which has been fought over by Emperors, Kings and Crusaders for more than nine hundred years.

                      Discount prices available for car hire and airport transfers to Ercan Airport in N. Cyprus (about 45 mins away) and Larnaca (in the south) about an hour away. A complimentary welcome pack is provided for your arrival and maid service available on request, for a small additional charge.


                      Owner info

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                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      • Old house and new pool!

                        Old house and new pool!

                      • A peek into the entrance hall

                        A peek into the entrance hall

                      • A look in the lounge

                        A look in the lounge

                      • Kitchen


                      • Dine in style

                        Dine in style

                      • Underneath the arches

                        Underneath the arches

                      • Party time at the Peace House - the view at night

                        Party time at the Peace House - the view at night

                      • Old Cyprus doors

                        Old Cyprus doors

                      • Beds and brass knobs

                        Beds and brass knobs

                      • More beds and brass

                        More beds and brass

                      • A peek at the Pergola

                        A peek at the Pergola

                      • A view from the garden

                        A view from the garden


                      4 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      Contact owner for availability
                      Member since: 2004
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 07/17/2014
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                      +44 (0) 7547 702 693

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                      Magnificent luxury villa for those who prefer to holiday in style

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                      4 BR  4 BA  Sleeps 12

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