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Coral Bay Travel Guide

Coral Bay Local History

Coral Bay is a small town about 15 minutes drive from Paphos in southwest Cyprus. Until the boom of the tourist industry hit Cyprus, Coral Bay was just that a bay.

It is now home to several hotels overlooking the best sandy beeches on the island with bustling cafes and restaurants.

Coral Bay Attractions

Top Attractions

Dive Sites Apart from shopping, or the beach, the major attraction of Coral Bay is its diving treasures. The dive companies in the town offer courses for beginners so even if you have never tried this, you are not excluded. The following are some of the diving sites of Coral Bay:

Maninji Island: Between 8 and 20m deep this is regarded as the most scenic dive on the coast with cliffs, caves coral and 'swim throughs'.

Akamas Peninsula: In the summer this site is frequented by turtles, which makes it extremely popular.
Wreck of the Zenobia: This is the fourth larges wreck dive in the world; it is usually a day trip, for experienced divers only.

Coral King Definitely the best restaurant in Coral Bay - good food, value for money and excellent service.
submitted by Robert Green, 12/08/09

Othellos The WORST restaurant I have ever visited ANYWHERE. Service was appalling, food was inedible and the staff were obnoxious - especially the manageress. We saw four other tables complaining as well as us, and would recommend you avoid at all costs
submitted by Robert Green, 12/08/09

Corallo Hnads down the best Cypriot food in Coral Bay. My husband and I must have tried a bunch of restaurants in town, but this definitely had the best local food.
submitted by Natalie, 27/07/09

millenium bar coral bay cyprus what a great bar, excellent cocktails and entertainment,also very friendly staff,one in peticular who was absolutely gorgeous
submitted by Leanne, 13/07/09

Zenta's bar Our favourite bar in Coral bay - good atmosphere very friendly staff and good prices. Try it out
submitted by John and Amanda, 11/06/09

Coral King Coral King is the real king of Coral Bay, I have been going Coral King for 6 years. It has outstanding food, friendey staff and low prices. Highly recomended
submitted by Natalie, 31/01/09

The Neptune Wonderful menu,and Stavros is a brilliant chef. Evening meals come with the addition of his speciality - tuna pate, marvellous!
submitted by Alan Peel, 30/01/09

Blazing Saddles Was really cheap and the waiting staff were really nice and chatty.
submitted by Kim, 12/11/08

Kleos Kleos is a great night out and the best bar in coral bay, DJ Ginger isn’t the resident DJ anymore, as he moved to England which is a shame and he was brilliant but is still a good night out.
submitted by Steven chambers, 01/06/08

Andria The food was lush , really tasty! A very nice atmosphere for all the family and some of the waiters were cute ;) lol
submitted by Jazz, 17/09/07

Palm Grove The best Italian I have ever eaten in, the Carbonara is exceptional.
submitted by Mike Swithenby, 24/08/07

Palm Grove We have been eating at the Palm Grove for 10 years. Great food, Great service, Great value. Highly recommendable
submitted by Michael Blore, 29/05/07

Goosefat & Garlic On the way to Akamas from Coral Bay on the main road. Really quite a surprise - something you would expect to find in Nicosia but not in a holiday resort. You wouldn't want to go every night since it's a dining expereience but to be on holiday in Coral Bay and miss this restaurant would be a mistake.
submitted by Mark Jarvis (Hong Kong), 08/05/07

Corallo Restaurant The food is marvellous (delicious) Chicken Corallo is one of my favourite. Always fresh Sea bream - the cook - Harry - is very friendly and skilled. What else - I've been there many times and I would visit it again. Next spring I hope. PS. The staff are great.
submitted by Dimitri, 24/11/06

Goosefat and Garlic About a mile past Coral Bay, toward Akamas National Park. Modern Meditteraenean cuisine in superb surroundings, great wine(Try the Cloudy Bay). Think "Le Petit Blanc". Excellent service.
submitted by Kerry O'Sullivan, 26/10/06

Kikkos Sports themed bar ,loads of TV screens. Cosy, friendly, great atmosphere. Decent snacks. Always love to sit outside and people watch. Does a mean Brandy Sour.
submitted by Kerry O'Sullivan, 26/10/06

The Millenium Bar The Millenium Bar in Coral Bay may serve nice cocktails but I would recommend that people avoid this bar as on our holiday August 2006 we were attacked by around 12 to 15 local thugs and I received a broken arm, my friends received serious injuries also. The police took no action. Visit at your peril!!!!
submitted by James, 19/09/06

Starlight Disco Great music, friendly staff.
submitted by Kirsty, 27/07/06

Coral Sunset Best cocktail bar in coral bay!!! Friendly staff and excellent DJ. Good to chill out and have a great night. Highly recommended!!!
submitted by Lucy & Paul, 02/07/06

I think "CORALLO" is definitely the best restaurant in the area. Reasonable prices, good food, friendly and traditional atmosphere. Try Chef's Specialities.
submitted by David England, 05/05/06

Millenium This bar is by far the best on in coral bay, Andrais rico and mario are just so lovely, the atmosphere is good, sports coverage is excellent and the drinks are even better with top waitress service. lots of games for the kids too.
submitted by The Simisters, 30/04/06

Santa Marina Low price breakfasts & dinners. Good service, but no frills meals. Gets very busy so get in early. They also offer take-away service, perfect for those in villa's!
submitted by Steve, 30/12/05

Kleos The best bar in Coral Bay. Plays good upto date music. Has plenty of seating and a dancefloor. Gets very busy later on in the night.
submitted by Steve, 30/12/05

Mr Q's Fast Food Van The best fast food van in Coral Bay (actually its the only one I've seen in Cyprus!) Good for those staying in villa's. Prices are cheap but service can be slow.
submitted by Steve, 30/12/05

Starlight Disco Oh my god, this club is amazing, i met some seriously awesome people there, including the DJ (DJ Mikey B or DJ Ginger) he's a wicked DJ and plays everything from old tunes to new club anthems. Honestly can't say anything bad about this club, its amazing!
submitted by Stephi Plunkett, 29/10/05

Starlight Disco New club DJed by the best DJ in Pathos DJ Ginger. Mix of new old and specializes in every genre. Top music and a great night out.
submitted by Nick Hares, 23/10/05

Andria Restaurant Andria Restaurant features the perfect balance of local food as well as exotic cuisine and seafood. Their staff is always pleasant & attentive. They also have easy access for the disabled which is not always easy to find in Cyprus.
submitted by Dave Shore, 12/10/05

Coral Sunset Wicked! Fantastic! Amazingly friendly and welcoming staff, good DJ and theme nights (elvis & Robbie W rocked!!) had the best fun of our holiday in this bar with the staff, I would very highly recommed it and will surely be returning. For a fun night Coral Sunset is a must!!
submitted by Emma and Julie, 01/10/05

El Faro Gorgeous!!!! The food is excellent, really varied and tasty, and the waiters and waitresses are kind and hospitable.
submitted by Phlo, 31/08/05

Coral Bay Activities

Coral Bay Karting This is an excellent option for all ages, with go-karts for adults and children on a 500m circuit. There is also a games center and a children's playground. Open daily from 10am to 11pm.

Coral Bay Beaches

Excellent, wide sandy beaches overlooked by luxury hotels and restaurants surround Coral Bay. If you prefer a quieter beach experience you can make your way to Cape Lara, which is the nesting site for Green and Loggerhead turtles. As mentioned above diving is a key attraction of the coast at Coral Bay.

Coral Bay Restaurants and Bars

Coral Bay Restaurants

El Faro Restaurant - The menu here has something for everyone, with pasta, pizza and an assortment of good Cypriot cuisine. The value is really good and the staff friendly.

Tratoria La Vigna - Imagine sitting under a summer moon with palm trees accompanied by the sounds of fountains and gentle music wafting on the warm evening air and you will get a small idea of what this place is like. The menu is varied and the food and staff are great.

Seriani Restaurant - Coral Star Shopping Center: This place is usually packed with people a good sign for a restaurant, so book if you can. The food is not expensive and the service is friendly.

Coral Bay Bars & Clubs

Kleos - A highly recommended cocktail bar. The music is good and the staff is friendly leading to an overall great atmosphere.

Blazing Saddles - An excellent choice for afternoon cocktails or drinks with this outside location. With plenty of free samples it is no wonder this place is popular.

Millenium Pub - Probably the most highly rated nightspot in town, this place serves amazing cocktails, they have karaoke evenings and they stay open as long as you want. This is also a good place to watch any major sporting event, which they screen.

Coral Bay children's activities

Coral Bay Karting This is an excellent option for all ages, with go-karts for adults and children on a 500m circuit. There is also a games center and a children's playground. Open daily from 10am to 11pm.

Useful Coral Bay Links

Paphos Cyprus Travel Guide
Information about Paphos and Coral Bay;history, culture, weather and many related infos

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