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accommmodation & travel information

accommodation

We recommend the below hotels. Special rates have been arranged. Please book directly with the hotel. Details of how to book will be added to this webpage soon!

Rates include breakfast, VAT and City Tax.


Hotels in City Centre (taxi to venue approx. €10 each way)

4 star

  • Cleopatra Hotel: Single €105, Double €130 per night

3 star

  • Classic Hotel: Single €75, Double €90 per night
  • Centrum Hotel: Single €77, Double €94 per night
  • Altius Hotel: Single €80, Double €100 per night

 

Hotel 1.4 km Walk to Course Venue (taxi to city centre approx. €10)


5 star

  • Hilton Park Hotel: Single €175, Double €203 per night

 

Other Hotels

  • You may be able to find other hotels or AirBnB nearby The University of Cyprus (course venue) however we encourage the city centre becuase it will be more interesting for you in the evening!



Booking Method will be added to this website soon!

travel info

about nicosia

The capital of Cyprus, Nicosia (officially Lefkosia), is a vibrant city, where the ancient past and contemporary present blend seamlessly. The city has something of interest for everyone. 


Old Nicosia: The medieval walled city of Nicosia is thousands of years old and comes with a past that is as much a story about Cypriots as it is about the many cultures that have left their mark here. The Venetian Walls surrounding the city encompass a variety of historical landmarks, buildings, churches, mosques, museums and art galleries, which retell the history of the region in a visually compelling way.

New Nicosia: Moving beyond the ancient walls of the Old City, you will find yourself in the transformative modern Nicosia of today, a strategic financial centre and leading business hub that holds its own amongst other major modern European cities.

Discover more about Nicosia (Lefkosia) and Cyprus in general here.

Discover Cyprus in the short video

covid 19 travel protocol

Since April 2022 most travel related protocols for covid have been removed.  However 

please check the official government travel protocol here.  

You should have no problem to travel to Cyprus!

Please view more detailed information about COVID-19 health and safety HERE.

arrival

Larnaka International Airport (LCA) services Cyprus. It sits approximately 53km from Nicosia.  Many airlines from all over the world fly direct to Larnaka airport.

In case you are unable to find a direct flight to Larnaca from your city, try travelling via Athens which has many flights per day to and from Larnaca. (Aegean airlines & Cyprus Airways)

Here is a list of all the airlines that service Larnaca - you may find there is a direct flight with an airline you are unfamiliar with.

transport to city centre by taxi

A taxi from Larnaca airport to Nicosia will cost you around 45€ depending on your exact destination.

transport to city centre by public transport

The bus service from Larnaca Airport to Nicosia runs daily approximately every one hour. The transportation company is Kapnos Airport Shuttle. After reaching the bus station at Nicosia (Kyrenias Avenue, behind Melconian) you will need to get a taxi to take you to your hotel.

Total trip duration: 40 min

Adult Ticket cost: 8 euros (one-way)

Book your ticket here

weather & clothing

The dress code for the Course will be casual attire.  The weather is likely to be warm.

Average high end of Sept. 33 degrees Celcius.

Average low end of Sept. 21 degrees Celcius.

Average end of  Sept. 2 days of rain.

View the current weather here

currency

The Euro € is the accepted currency in Cyprus.

ATMs are found everywhere. Many smaller stores only accept cash. Most restaurants accept credit cards, but we recommend you ask them in advance to avoid surprises.
 

electricity

You will need to use a Type G plug adapter for Cyprus. This is the same as used in the UK. Voltage is 240V.

type G plug and adaptor image

Event Location - Makedonitissis 46, Nicosia 2417, Cyprus

Makedonitissis 46, Nicosia 2417, Cyprus