Cyprus, Limassol

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  • Located on the beach, close to the ancient kingdom of Amathus, and lively Limassol
  • Offering five spectacular restaurants, including menus from world-renowned celebrity chefs Nobu Matsuhisa and Giorgio Locatelli
  • Relax in the hotels focal point - the Amara spa or on the double sun loungers surrounding the infinity pool
  • Unwind in the rooftop bar while taking in spectacular views
  • Gently shelving beach ideal for swimming and non motorised watersports

The AMARA is situated in a stunning location, just a short distance away from the royal ancient kingdom of Amathus, which dates back to 1100 BC. Its name is from the Greek Amarantos – which means everlasting – and like its name, During the construction of the hotel, part of Limassols ancient city walls were discovered - this is a great feature of the Spa, where you can see these well preserved ruins.

The AMARA strives to make their guests’ stay truly unforgettable. Inspired by Cyprus’ rich culture, you’ll find natural wood and marble fittings as part of the hotel’s décor. Plus, each of the 207 rooms has a gorgeous panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea.

Relax amongst the understated luxury and effortless elegance of the architecture and furnishings. There are numerous art pieces around the hotel, some large and make a statement, others small and delicate - look for the tiny statues of birds and people! There is an excellent range of facilities and The AMARA is well suited to both families and couples, with easy access to the beach. We would also recommend a day out exploring the bustling city of Limassol, where you’ll find lots of bars and restaurants. There are also four 18-hole golf courses, which are just a 30-minute drive away, plus a wide-range of shops. The hotel itself is home to fashion, jewellery and flower boutiques, where you can pick up gifts and souvenirs.

When it comes to dining, you’ll be spoilt for choice, with restaurants from expert chefs, Nobu Matsuhisa, Giorgio Locatelli, and George Papaioannou. Indulge with Italian, Japanese Peruvian fusion, seafood and Greek-Cypriot flavours. Afterwards, relax in the spa or enjoy a delicious cocktail or fine wine in the hotel’s bars.


Bars and Restaurants

Ristorante Locatelli

A popular London-based, Michelin-star restaurant, serving a menu created by Michelin starred and celebrity chef Giorgio Locatelli. Guests can enjoy a rustic, authentic Italian atmosphere and rich homemade pasta dishes, wood fired pizzas and delicious desserts.

Open: 18:30 - 24:00

Matsuhisa Limassol

World-renowned Chef Nobu Matsuhisa has created an extensive and original menu at Matsuhisa Limassol. With a unique combination of Japanese-Peruvian cuisine, guests can enjoy fantastic dishes such as Salmon karashi su miso, Black Cod with miso, White fish dry miso, Rock shrimp tempura, New style sashimi and NOBU sushi and sashimi, all of which can be paired with exotic cocktails or an wide range of sake.

The restaurant space, designed by David Rockwell, features a separate private dining room that can also be used for Japanese whisky tasting.

Open daily: Lunch 13:00- 15:00

Dinner 18:30 - 23:00

All Day Dining

Guests of the AMARA can enjoy Breakfast & Lunch in the All Day Dining Restaurant, offering an extensive buffet with live cooking stations and "à la minute” dishes. Guests can dine inside the restaurant or outdoors on the terrace. 

Open daily for Breakfast 07:00 - 10:30

Open daily for Lunch: 13:00 - 15:00



Armyra by Papaionannou

This al fresco seafood tavern offers beautiful views of the sea and spectacular fish dishes served by expert chef George Papaioannou. All dishes are created using fresh local ingredients. 

Open Daily for Lunch: 13:00-15:00

Open Daily for Dinner: 18:30 - 24:00 

The Dining Room

Savour fresh local Cypriot flavours with a menu featuring a combination of traditional and modern cuisine from the island. As well as international dishes too.

Open: 19:00 - 22:30

Rooftop Bar

This trendy spot offers beautiful sea views, along with cocktails, appetisers and relaxed music. Guests staying in Suites can also enjoy à la carte breakfast at the Rooftop Bar.

Open: 18:00 - 01:00

Lobby Bar

Pop to the Lobby Bar for a selection of freshly baked cakes and pastries, as well as tea, coffee and light snacks which are served throughout the day. 

Open: 09:00 - 01:00

Main Bar

This elegant bar is the perfect place to relax before or after dinner with your choice of cocktails or fine wines

Open: 17:00 - 01:00




Pool Bar

Ideal for a quick snack or refreshment after relaxing by the pool, choose from cocktails, beers, wines, homemade ice creams and other light bites. 

Open: For Drinks 10:00 - 19:00 / For Food 10:00 - 18:30

Spa and Wellness


The Amara Spa is an incredible holistic haven where you will be nourished and encouraged to discover and focus on your own wellness. This really is like no other spa in Cyprus, and is a destination worth visiting at any time of the year.

Designed around the archaeological finds of Limassols ancient city walls – discovered when the hotel was being constructed, these well preserved relics of a bygone time will add to the sense of being somewhere really special.

Other facilities include a thermal experience space, beauty salon, barbershop, nail bar, juice bar, indoor spa pool and fully equipped fitness centre featuring the very latest Technogym equipment, a fitness studio, sauna and tennis court.

You also have access to the outdoor seawater adults-only infinity pool, which is flanked by soft, double loungers and has breathtaking uninterrupted views of the Mediterranean

Open: 08:00 - 20:30

Beach and Pools

Swimming pools

Relax by the hotel’s infinity pool and take in the sea views as you make the most of the sun terrace, which is filled with loungers and surrounded by pretty gardens. There is also a saltwater swimming pool, which can be found in the gardens.





Amara is located on a sandy beach along Cyprus’ sunny south coast.

Here you’ll find gently lapping waves, as well as sun loungers and parasols. 

For Families

Kids Club

The Kids’ Club is available to children of all ages, from toddlers to teens, and offers a full day of fun activities and games. Kids can make new friends, as well as trying out educational activities. 



Child Essentials on Pre Order

AMARA can provide a selection of facilities to ensure your stay is as comfortable and relaxing as possible. These can be pre ordered to include car seats, high chairs, bottle warmers and baby bathtubs. 

Please ask our Trusted Advisers for further details.

About the location
The AMARA is located on the south coast of Cyprus, close to a golden sandy beach, as well as the fascinating archaeological site, the ancient kingdom of Amathus. It’s just minutes from the bustling centre of Limassol, where you’ll find a pretty marina and a wide selection of restaurants, bars, activities and attractions for both adults and families. 

There are four 18-hole golf courses within a 30 minute drive of the hotel, as well as the beautiful lake town of Foinikaria. If you prefer to explore further afield, Limassol is ideal for boat trips, as well as offering a selection of water sports. 
Transfer time
The AMARA is a 50 minute drive from Paphos International Airport or 45 minute drive from Larnaca Airport. 
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Deluxe Room

Max 2 adults, 1 child

These modern and elegant rooms have a bedroom with a king sized bed. There is a smart TV, chaise lounge, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom contains a bath, robe, slippers, hairdryer and luxury toiletries. Interconnecting rooms are available on request


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Junior Suite

Max 2 adults, 2 children

These simple, modern rooms have a large balcony with sun loungers, one bedroom and a separate living room with a seating and dining area. They contain a king size bed, a smart TV, chaise lounge, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom offers a bath, robes, slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries.



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Deluxe Suite with One Bedroom

Max 2 adults, 2 children

Bright and airy in design, these modern suites offer guests a separate bedroom and dining and living area, as well as a king size bed. There is a smart TV, seating area, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom contains a bath, as well as a robe and slippers, hairdryer and luxury toiletries. 


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Deluxe Suite with Two Bedrooms

Max 4 adults, 2 children

These bright and spacious suites have two separate bedrooms, a dining and living area, as well as two king size beds. There is a smart TV, seating area, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom offers a bath, robes and slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries. 


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Roof Top Duplex Suite with Private Pool

Max 2 adults

Located in the adults only area of the Amara Hotel, this elegant suite has modern décor and floor to ceiling windows, with a separate living area and bedroom set over two floors. The private garden has a swimming pool surrounded by pretty plants and flowers. Inside, there is a king size bed, smart TV, seating area, minibar, desk and free Wifi available. The en suite bathroom has double wash basins, a separate bath and shower, robes and slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries. 


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Seafront Deluxe Bedroom with Private Pool

Max 2adults, 2 children

These elegant, modern rooms have a balcony with beautiful sea views, as well as a private swimming pool. There is a king size bed, a smart TV, chaise lounge, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom has a bath, as well as robes, slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries.


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Seafront Bungalow with One Bedroom and Private Pool

Max 2 adults, 2 children

These pretty bungalows are set right on the beachfront and offer bright interiors, as well as a separate bedroom and living room. Outside you can take in beautiful views as you enjoy the private swimming pool. There is a king sized bed, as well as a smart TV, seating area, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom contains a bath, robes, slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries. 


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Seafront Bungalow with Two Bedrooms and Private Pool

Max 2 adults, 3 children

These beautiful bungalows are bright and spacious, with a separate living area, two bedrooms and a private outdoor space with a swimming pool. Set right on the beachfront, you can enjoy sea views, as well as a king size bed, a smart TV, seating area, minibar, desk and free Wifi. The en suite bathroom and shower room contain a bath or shower, robes, slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries. 


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The Amara Suite with Two Bedrooms and Private Pool

Max 4 adults, 2 children

This is the most luxurious suite in the hotel, with elegant décor and the ultimate amenities to ensure a comfortable and relaxing stay. Two spacious bedrooms, a separate living room, dining room, private bar and Jacuzzi room lead out into your beautiful outdoor space with a private infinity pool. The bedrooms contain king size beds, and there’s also two smart TVs, a minibar, desk and free Wifi. Each of the en suite bathrooms has a bath or shower, bathrobes and slippers, a hairdryer and luxury toiletries. 


Added value for Suites

Complimentary added values for all guests during their stay:

Welcome refreshment upon arrival
Turn Down daily Service
Fruit selection in room upon arrival
Half litre bottled  mineral water per person in room upon arrival
Tea & coffee/espresso making facilities (replenish daily)
Wi-Fi  in all Bedrooms and Public Areas
Mini Bar replenished daily (includes mineral water, juice & soft drinks) 
Wedding couples & honeymooners receive a bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival and a free upgrade to the next room category (subject to availability) 
Complimentary bottle of sparkling wine and petit fours for Birthday and Wedding anniversaries
Luxurious LE LABO toiletries

Added value for Suites

Guests staying in a Junior Suite or higher for a minimum of 3 nights receive the following benefits - 

  • Private check-in and concierge service
  • Luxurious toiletries
  • Daily newspaper
  • Fresh fruit in room
  • Ipod docking station in room

Family offer

Children staying in a separate room up to the age of 11.99 years old with 2 full paying adults receive a 20% discount on the room rate based on bed and breakfast. (a minimum of 3 nights stay is required).

Long stay offer

Guests staying for 21 nights or more receive an additional 10% discount on the hotel price.

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A beautiful hotel/holiday
Tripadvisor review May 27 2023
This was a spur of the moment holiday, recommended by a friend who is an expat. Our first impressions were supported by helpful and pleasant staff in all areas of the hotel. Decor and cleanliness...
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Amazing hotel resort!!
Tripadvisor review May 26 2023
We had a fantastic 4 night stay here, it was really perfect. It is hard to find fault, the bedrooms with amazing balcony and sea view are very comfortable and luxuriously appointed. The food is...
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