The Villa Holiday Guide to Northern Cyprus

All you need to know before your villa holiday in North Cyprus.

North Cyprus Guide

All you need to know to arrange your villa holiday in Northern Cyprus.

From choosing your villa location to renting a car to crossing the border...

From best sandy beaches to Kyrenia boat tours to diving...

From the weather in July to currency exchange to making cheap phone calls back home...

Cyprus Map & Location Choosing Guide

A detailed map of East and West Kyrenia of Northern Cyprus, showing towns and beaches with location descriptions and driving times.

Amy Villas Essential Information

Our comprehensive A-Z covers vital holiday information. It is a must-read before your North Cyprus villa holiday.

Airport Transfers & Border Crossings

Up to date advice on the best travel routes to your Northern Cyprus villa holiday, with the minimum of fuss and hassle.

Car Hire & Driving in North Cyprus

From compacts to 4x4s, you can add car hire to your villa rental booking with one click. Delivered to your door or collect at the airport - the choice is yours.

Flights to Cyprus

Find out the differences between flying into Ercan Airport in North Cyprus and Larnaca Airport in south Cyprus. A list of recommended airlines.

Ercan Airport & Duty Free Shopping

Spend those last remaining Turkish Lira on gifts for home or some perfume, but how much can you take home after your villa holiday in non-EU Northern Cyprus? Our duty free guide tells all.

Weather & Clothing

With 300 days of sunshine in North Cyprus every year, will you need to bring much more on your North Cyprus villa holiday than shorts and a hat? Find out more here...

Golf Villas for Rent in North Cyprus

Your essential guide to playing golf all year round in the Cyprus sunshine, and why a rental villa in Esentepe is your ideal place to stay.

Telephone, Electricity, Taxis, and Tipping

Your essential guide to four essential services for a great villa holiday in North Cyprus. Save on phone charges to the UK.

Currency, Foreign Exchange & Credit Cards

Save on expensive foreign exchange fees and credit card charges during your villa holiday with our North Cyprus cash guide.

Beaches in North Cyprus

Golden sands, sweeping bays, shallow waters, endless sunshine - what are you waiting for? Leave the holiday villa's pool for a day and head for some serious relaxation by the sea instead.

Restaurants and Bars in North Cyprus

Spending too much of your precious holiday in your rented villa kitchen? Discover the best local restaurants in your North Cyprus villa location.

Kyrenia Town; Harbour, North Cyprus

Is this the prettiest harbour in the Mediterranean? We think so, in fact, we know so! Come and see for yourself on your holiday in North Cyprus.

Bellapais Village and Bellapais Abbey

A stunning abbey in a magnificent setting, and a village renowned for being busy doing nothing. A must-see on any North Cyprus villa holiday.

Crusader Castles of North Cyprus

These magnificent castles high in the Five Finger Mountains are the real deal. An ideal day out on your North Cyprus villa holiday, so long as you don't suffer from vertigo...

The Karpas Peninsula of North Cyprus

A world apart from the holiday villas and five star resorts of the north coast, this is wild country where the donkey is king - really!

Cypriot Cuisine

The freshest ingredients, a world of taste and some surprises too. Taste the difference on a North Cyprus villa holiday.

Nature in North Cyprus

Discover rare orchids, nesting sea turtles, shy wild sheep and bad tempered donkeys on North Cyprus, a natural world waiting for you on your next villa holiday.

Paragliding in North Cyprus

Soar like a bird amongst the Five Finger Mountains before swooping down to the shimmering coastline below. Who knows, you might even spot you holiday villa down below.

Scuba Diving in Northern Cyprus

Dive beneath the waves to discover a world of hidden reefs, magnificent walls, ancient wrecks and historic artifacts, all in the warm water of the Mediterranean.

Boat Tours in North Cyprus

See North Cyprus from a different angle, as you sail around this stunning coastline in a traditional gullet. Lunch is provided, so no need to stock the fridge in your holiday villa today!

Villas for Sale in North Cyprus

Love your North Cyprus holiday villa so much you don't want to leave? Here's how to buy your own villa in the North Cyprus sun for pleasure or profit.

Recommended Cyprus Websites

We have collected a bunch of good websites which we think will be helpful for any villa holiday maker in Cyprus.