Wherever you go in Cyprus, you’re never far away from a beach, but if you’re searching for the very best beaches in all of Cyprus, then Ayia Napa is the place to be! For those looking for the ultimate beach holiday, for time spent luxuriating in the sunshine, relaxing, taking a dip or participating in water sports, you’ll find all that and more on the beaches of Ayia Napa. With blue flag status, you can rest assured that Ayia Napa’s beaches are beautiful, clean and safe. Here are 5 of the best beaches in Cyprus and all of them are in the Ayia Napa area…


Melissi Beach

melissi beach

Charming Melissi Beach has all you need to unwind in style and comfort. Can’t you just picture yourself on that golden sand, gazing out over the crystal clear waters with the sun beating down on you? Suddenly all the stresses of every day life seem to vanish.

Marcello’s Beach Bar


Sea Caves

sea caves

You’ll feel as if you’ve been transported to another world when you visit the Sea Caves. They’re truly beautiful and it’s a really interesting place for all the family to explore. Sometimes there’s a lot more to a beach than simply sea and sand! Don’t forget your camera when you visit this beach as you’ll find plenty of stunning photo opportunities.

Makronissos Beach

makronissos beach

If you’re looking for a beach with plenty of amenities, you can’t go wrong with a trip to Makronissos beach. Here you’ll find plenty of sun loungers, showers and there’s even Wi-Fi if you want to let the world know you’re on a beautiful beach! This beach is perfect for snorkelling, there’s a wide range of water sports available, or just sit back and enjoy the panoramic views of the sweeping coastline.


Nissi Beach

nissi beach

Nissi Beach really has something for everyone. Choose a quieter spot to relax in, or take a stroll to the more lively areas where you’ll find a fun atmosphere, with beach bars and music playing. The water is shallow, making it ideal for young paddlers, and there are plenty of shops and restaurants nearby.

Ayia Napa Harbour Beach

ayia napa harbour beach

This beautiful, sheltered beach is situated right by the harbour, so it’s a great place to take a break after exploring the harbour area. Sun worshippers will adore this beach, and it’s perfect for families.  Enjoy lunch at one of the many bars and restaurants around the harbour and watch the world go by.


All these, and more!

There are so many stunning beaches in the Ayia Napa area, it’s well worth visiting a few of them and discovering your own favourite. Whether you’re looking for romantic seclusion, the perfect beach for children, or a party atmosphere with like minded people, you’ll find it all in Ayia Napa. The best way to make the most of the Ayia Napa beaches is to book a villa close by. Then you can visit the beaches every single day! To find out more about our holiday villas in Ayia Napa, check out our website.