18 March 2019
With friendly locals, a diverse range of tourist activities and a wealth of history and culture to discover, the island of Cyprus is the perfect destination for families who are looking for that something a little extra from their beach holiday.
Nestled amidst 25 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, you’ll find the brand-new Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Limassol. Designed by Harrods Interiors the resort and its facilities embody a refined interpretation of Cypriot landscape and culture, with a focus on local history. The resort welcomes guests with a picturesque view of a verdant grove of evergreen and palm trees, setting the mood for the serene experience that awaits. The only luxury internationally branded hotel on the island, this fantastic five-star resort is the perfect place to enjoy some family time.
This fabulous hotel offers plenty of activities for all ages to enjoy. The 3,000-square-metre Park Kidz is sure to be a hit with the younger guests aged between three and twelve years old. Featuring a two-storey themed castle, a lovely shallow swimming pool with a multi-activity pirate’s ship and water slide, as well as a huge outdoor playground with its own buffet restaurant, it’s the perfect place for the little ones to have lots of fun and make new friends.
Whilst the kids are having the holiday of a lifetime, the parents can indulge in a range of wellness and beauty treatments at the luxurious Kalloni Spa, work out in the state-of-the-art fitness centre or even pay a visit to the hair salon.
Offering a choice of three glossy swimming pools, each one surrounded by pretty sun terraces with loungers and cabanas, there’ll be plenty of places to soak up the sunshine. There’s also a sublime 300-metre stretch of golden sandy beach, where you can take a dip in the shimmering waters of the Mediterranean Sea, or head to the PADI Scuba Diving Centre and enjoy exciting day trips to explore the colourful underwater world that lies off the coast.
On selected dates this year, Parklane will be hosting the Football Escapes Academy. Featuring international football legends such as Rio Ferdinand, Bobby Zamora and a whole host of other top stars, these fantastic five-day courses are designed for children of all abilities aged from five to 15.
At a cost of £550 (R10,500) per child, a fully-branded kit featuring your child’s name and choice of player number is included, as well as five days worth of training from professional academy coaches and one of the star players. At the end of the course, there’ll be a farewell ceremony where your little footballer will receive a signed certificate and a medal.
When it comes to dining and drinking, there’s an amazing selection of excellent restaurants and bars to choose from. Start your day with a delicious buffet breakfast at Lanes, enjoy a laidback al fresco lunch of traditional Cypriot meze at Dafne, and for dinner, delve into sublime Italian cuisine on the terrace at Il Teatro, savour succulent steaks at The Grill or enjoy delicious catch of the day dishes at the unique floating restaurant, Islands.
There’s also 24-hour room service available if you don’t feel like leaving the comfort of your guestroom plus, with the Vithios Pool Bar and The Gallery serving a selection of delicious cocktails and fine wines, you’ll never be without a refreshing drink or a tasty snack.
Offering a total of 274 rooms and suites, there’s plenty of choice when it comes to selecting your family-friendly accommodation. Featuring beautiful views over the rolling hills, lush parkland or shimmering waters of the Mediterranean Sea, each room or suite offers a wide range of elegant features and amenities to make you feel right at home.
If you’re travelling with older children or as a larger family, interconnecting rooms and family suites are also available, or for something extra special, the resort’s Park Suites have up to three bedrooms as well as their own private pool.
If you'd like to find out more about a family-friendly stay at Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Limassol, please contact your Travel Counsellor and take advantage of exclusive benefits including full financial protection and a 24-hour duty office ready to assist you before, during and after your trip.