We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

“friendly and great location” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Lysithea Beach Hotel

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Lysithea Beach Hotel
Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Pyla
Certificate of Excellence
Bracknell, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“friendly and great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2013

I would find it hard to understand any one who complains about these appartments. You get what you pay for. Ok they are basic. But hey you only sleep there. The hotel is clean and the staff friendly. They go out of their way to make you feel at home and if its not on the menu you only have to ask. The food was good and the cocktails very nice. The beach located just across the road, is beautiful, the sea was so warm. OK the hotel pools are pretty cold, but you get used to it. Plenty of sunbeds, rooms cleaned daily. George was so kind to us when we arrived in the early hours, he let us have our room even though we werent supposed to be able to have it until 2pm. Its in a great location, close to everything and not too far from the airport for transfers. I went with my daughter and will definitely be returning with my husband next year. Im sure someone will mention ants.... you only have to tell the cleaner and she will sort it, Apparently everywhere has an ant problem this year x

Room Tip: Depends what you like. We were ground floor and could just walk straight out to the pool. Loved it...
See more room tips
  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
2 Thank Sonja M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

97 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    39
    34
    19
    4
    1
See reviews for
34
35
9
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (22)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Moscow, Russia
Level Contributor
40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2013

Just returned from a very pleasing trip to Cyprus and I can't wait to share my feedback for this wonderful aparthotel. The hotel choice turned out to be one of the majors of the whole trip. But first of all I'd like to thank George and Diane for all the welcoming approach and their impeccable hospitality! This was really great! But, back to the property and I'll try to be as specific and obgective as I can.
First, a little word about our party - we were 4 people (me, my husband, our little son (2 yrs 9 mths) and my mom (aged 55). We booked a 1-bedroom unit (sleeping up to 4 pax). As we had the baby with us, when booking I asked for the most quiet room possible, and yes - we were offered a wonderful room #201 - on the upper floor at the corner where no one bothered us and our little screamer did not bother anyone with playing and running around. Besides, there is a huge cedar tree growing at the balcony and it gave us much shade from the raging midday sun. And we had even partial seaview from there!

What is best about this hotel -
1) Location! It's only 7 minutes by car from Larnaca, very quiet and green area, with supermarkets and cafes nearby. A Cytanet cardphone booth right at the door, as well as the bus stop. But the buses are very scarce on Cyprus, so a rented car will be much better.
2) The beach! We travelled through the island from Paphos to Cape Greco and the beach right in front of Lysithea (across the road) seems to be the best! It's sandy, clean and not too much populated. There's also a pebbled area there a little aside. The sea here is perfect for kids - shallow and calm, but with areas with depth for the adults to swim. There's also a windsurfing station.
3) The property! It's is really cosy and homely. The territory is very green and well kept. A lot of friendly cats and kittens living at the premises:) Free parking. Free WiFi. Daily cleaning and change of sheets and towels twice a week.
4) There are 2 pools - one for adults and the other is for kids (50 cm deep).
The unit has all the basic cooking utencils and cutlery, the oven, the fridge, a toaster and a kettle.
5) The electricity adapters for standard EU plugs in all the sockets.

Now about some minuses, although there're a really few of them -
1) The red ants can't wait to stroll around the kitchen any time. No food can be left unpacked even for 5 minutes.
2) It would be nice if there was a sweeper and a shovel for floor dust and an ironing board.
3) The hotel wes build almost 30 years ago and refurbished, but still the age can be seen at places.

Overall I'm very satisfied with our holiday and would recommend Lysithea to anyone looking for calm and effortless getaway. George is really great and was very nice and helpful whatever we needed.
Clear 4 points for the very property and 5 points for hospitality!

Room Tip: Ask for rooms on the upper floor to get some seaview.
See more room tips
  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
4 Thank Mariaquerida
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Brasov, Romania
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2013

Positive :
- the beach is across the street and it`s clean, clear and very warm ( it had 26 degrees in the period 28.09 - 05.10 )
- the area is very silent
- good price
- large open living room + kitchen
- nice, clean and green pool area

Negative:
- the bathroom needs to be freshen up
- the towels were not immaculate
- our friends found ants in their kitchen
- you can find cheaper supermarkets and restaurants in the centre of Larnaka then in this area

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Tr4vel_Agent
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Level Contributor
18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for a week from 13th to 21st of September. We found the staff friendly and helpful,the bar very reasonably priced, the room clean, the whole complex clean in fact and the pools are lovely. There are plenty of sun loungers and the complex is ideally situated near the beach. The atmosphere is very homely. There are comments about the 'ladies club', we stayed the side that it is on. Each night the ladies club looked empty and sure they was playing music but not very loud and was not heard from our room. As I said our room was right near it and we was at the Lysithea with our 13 week old and 13 year old sons and they had no problems sleeping. In fact you would not know that it is a "ladies club" to be honest (apart from the subtle signs). I would definitely stay again and would recommend to anyone staying in that part of the island or looking to visit Cyprus.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank porkchop83
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2013

Value for money was great - lovely big rooms, loads of storage, you had to pay extra for air-conditioning, but it worked brilliantly.
Great pool and there was a tennis court - in not great condition, but it was fine to play on.
Bar was open at all times, reasonably priced and with nice food.
The beach across the road was lovely.
Good bus service into town.
Excellent location

Room Tip: Room 205 was a great room, quiet, view of sea from balcony.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Review collected in partnership with Bookcyprus.com

Helpful?
3 Thank Caroline D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nicosia, Cyprus
Level Contributor
54 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2013

Good location just opposite the beach. The rooms are large but the whole atmosphere reminds you of the 80s. We found ants in the kitchen of the apartment. The towels had stains. The garden is nice but the pool water was dirty. The sun beds were also dirty.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
4 Thank Iakinthos
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Stockholm, Sweden
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2013

I have been to this place twice for one week each time and I really like it! There are good beaches that are free on the left side when you go to the sea. Just a small warning, a strip club (Kirkinou) opened next to the hotel and they are playing music really loud, so I would not book one of the rooms on that side.

Room Tip: Avoid rooms on the side close to Kirkinou pub and the supermercate. The pub at least this summer (20...
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
4 Thank Elinluna
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Pyla
0.2 mi away
Achilleos City Hotel
Achilleos City Hotel
#3 of 40 in Larnaka City
4.5 of 5 bubbles 379 reviews
0.1 mi away
Sun Hall Beach Hotel Apartments
Sun Hall Beach Hotel Apartments
#18 of 40 in Larnaka City
4.0 of 5 bubbles 100 reviews
0.1 mi away
Eleonora Hotel Apartments
Eleonora Hotel Apartments
#17 of 40 in Larnaka City
4.5 of 5 bubbles 212 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.3 mi away
Golden Bay Beach Hotel
0.2 mi away
Rise Hotel
Rise Hotel
#1 of 40 in Larnaka City
4.5 of 5 bubbles 238 reviews
5.2 mi away
SENTIDO Sandy Beach
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Lysithea Beach Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Lysithea Beach Hotel

Property: Lysithea Beach Hotel
Address: PO Box:42227 | Dhekelia Road, Pyla, Larnaka City, Cyprus
Location: Cyprus > Larnaka District > Larnaka City > Pyla
Amenities:
Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Pyla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Lysithea Beach Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 44
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This is beautiful, family run hotel, situated on the Larnaca Dhekelia Rd. Its ideal location next to the beach, the beautiful building design and its friendly staff have made it very successful over the years. It consists of 44 elegantly furnished studios and one-bedroom apartments accommodating from 2-4 persons. Furthermore there is a beautiful swimming pool in exotic gardens, pool, snack bar, tennis court, and free parking and 24 hr reception service. It’s just a bit of paradise! ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Expedia and Travelocity so you can book your Lysithea Beach Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing