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The Anassa is a luxurious resort located on a wide, secluded bay on the west coast of Cyprus, between the fishing village of Latchi and the mountains of the Akamas Peninsula.
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All rooms have sea views and a private balcony or terrace, and their marble floors and Mediterranean style décor help keep them cool.
There are four restaurants offering indoor or outdoor dining and a comprehensive range of amenities from friendly kids clubs to one of the finest thalassotherapy spas in the Mediterranean. There are two outdoor swimming pools linked by cascading waterfalls, plus another indoor pool, tennis and squash courts, and golf courses nearby.
The hotel also has access to fantastic watersports. As well as a PADI diving centre - where children can also learn to dive - guests can try their hand at windsurfing, sailing and water-skiing at the nearby watersports centre.
The hotel has some of the best child-friendly facilities in the region, including a specially-designed children's pool; an indoor playroom and outdoor playground; excellent babysitting service; innovative 'Baby Go Lightly' pre-order service; children's menus, early dining and a wide-range of interconnecting room options.
As well as this the hotel offers supervised clubs for children of all ages. The Globetrotters club is for children aged from 4 months to 3 years. The hotel provides experienced nannies to follow the children's individual routine and make activities accordingly. There is a specially designed sleep room and complementary nappies, milk and meals all to help children fully settle in.
Adventurers club offers a wide range of activities for children up to 5 to get involved with, such as designing mosaics and baking traditional Cypriot cakes. For children up to 8 there is the Voyager club which is focused around all the activities and sporting facilities at the resort.
Pioneers club is for those between 8 and 13 offers an energetic array of sports and activities out and about on the resort. As well as this the hotel in July and August, offers an urban escape for teenagers with many facilities such as chill out areas, pool table and Nintendo wii.
Anassa offers great facilities for younger children, with a kids' club and baby-sitting service available (charges do apply).
Creche, Babysitting, Childrens menus, Interconnecting rooms
Why we love it
Anassa is a five-star resort overlooking a wide bay with one of the finest sandy beaches in Cyprus, and the most complete range of family facilities on the island
Nick, Original Traveller