Anassa, - Cyprus ( 5 stars)
Named after the mythical son of Theseus- Akamas is one of the most beautiful areas of Cyprus; with its fresh mountain springs and seasonal swathes of wild orchids and cyclamen- it comes as no surprise to learn that it was here that Aphrodite first set eyes on Adonis. The hotel occupies a secluded spot on the edge of the proposed Akamas Nature Reserve- along a private stretch of coast in between the little town of Polis and the charming fishing village of Latchi. Paphos International Airport and Larnaca International Airport are about 70 km and 170 km away- respectively.Whitewashed buildings and elegant Mediterranean decor impart all the charm of a traditional Cypriot village. Guests can choose from 177 rooms and suites located in the main building or in villas around the village square. Guests of this family-friendly hotel are welcomed in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. Facilities include air conditioning- a hotel safe- currency exchange and a cloakroom. There is also lift access to the upper floors- a newspaper stand- hairdressing salon- kids' club- TV lounge and a car park. Business travellers will appreciate the conference facilities and both wireless Internet access and bicycle hire are available for additional fees.All rooms have balconies and complimentary wireless Internet access. Some suites have private plunge pools and hot tubs on sea-facing terraces. All rooms are en suite with a shower- bath and a hairdryer. In-room amenities include a king-size bed- direct dial telephone- satellite/cable TV- safe- minibar- tea and coffee making facilities- air conditioning and central heating.