Karakum Villas for Rent
The coastal village of Karakum hides one of North Cyprus' best-kept secrets, a dark-sanded bay that's within walking distance of the centre of Kyrenia. Karakum is just a mile east of Kyrenia, so you can easily walk to the historic harbour from any villa for rent in Karakum, or catch the local bus, which stops in the village. From your Karakum holiday villa balcony, you can enjoy uninterrupted views across the Mediterranean Sea, and watch ships from around the world arrive at nearby Kyrenia Shipping Harbour.
Holiday Villas to Rent within Karakum in North Cyprus
- Karakum villas will be added soon.
Karakum - coastal villages with secluded beaches
Karakum is an excellent choice for a Northern Cyprus villa holiday if you don't want to drive too much, as everything you'll need is only a short walk or taxi ride away. Karakum may be small, but it has a wealth of facilities, including a wide range of shops, a beauty salon and and a large supermarket, ideal for stocking up your holiday villa kitchen. Gardeners will be fascinated by the range of plants on offer at the Karakum garden centre, so different from those sold in the UK.
The Lemar Supermarket is on the main road, opposite Karakum and also offers all sorts fresh food and groceries.
Your gentle stroll into Kyrenia from Karakum soon brings you to the historic harbour area, lined with old carob warehouses converted into bustling cafes and restaurants. Here you can enjoy a light lunch before exploring the winding back streets of Kyrenia, or climbing to the battlements of Kyrenia Castle. Shop for North Cyprus crafts at the Round Tower Gallery, or sit back with a cocktail on the terrace of the renowned Dome Hotel.
If you love excitement on your North Cyprus villa holiday, take the plunge and scuba dive in the warm Mediterranean Sea, discovering hidden wrecks and ancient treasures on the seabed. If you've a head for heights, take a flying leap to paraglide from the heights of the Five Finger Mountains, swooping down to the coastline below. Or take a quad bike tour of the Karpas Peninsula - the choice is yours! All adventure sport companies will collect you from a central Kyrenia location, just a short walk or taxi ride from your Karakum holiday villa.
You may not want cook every night at your rental villa kitchen, and you certainly have plenty of restaurants in Karakum to choose from, including some great curry houses. The Courtyard is a very popular Pakistani restaurant that serves authentic curries, while the Al Shaheen restaurant is well known for its friendly welcome and good service. For a real taste of North Cyprus, however, take the short walk into Kyrenia to Niazi's, where the kebabs are as big as the largest appetite - don't have a starter!
Classy Rentals in Karakum with Amy Villas
Karakum villas are a cut above the rest, so book your palace in the North Cyprus sun with Amy Villas today.
Villas by Location
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- Alagadi (1 Villa)
- Karakum (0 Villa)
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Famagusta & Karpas
Villas for rent near
18 Hole Korineum Golf Course
in Esentepe (East Kyrenia).