Limassol travel guide

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You're Going to Love Limassol

With a population of 154,000, Limassol is the largest city in Limassol, Cyprus by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Limassol has to offer.

What to do in Limassol

Top activities & attractions in Limassol

Where to Eat in Limassol

is the neighborhood with the most restaurants in Limassol. These include popular favorites such as Seasons Oriental (Four Seasons Hotel), Grill Room (Amathus Beach Hotel) and M Fusion (Four Seasons Hotel). If you’re looking for affordable options, Saffron - Limassol (Elefterias 50) and La Maison Fleurie (18 Christaki Kranou street) are great picks.

When to visit Limassol

Limassol in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Limassol in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Limassol in July, when the average temperature is 78.8 °F, and the highest can go up to 86 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 46.4 °F, with an average temperature of 53.6 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in January, when precipitation is around 2.8″. In contrast, May is usually the driest month of the year in Limassol, with an average rainfall of 0″.

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How to Get to Limassol


When flying to Limassol, you’ll arrive at Larnaca Airport (LCA), which is located 35 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Limassol from the United States departs from New York and takes around 15h 18m.


Another option to get to Limassol is to pick up a car rental from Larnaca, which is about 37 miles from Limassol. You’ll find branches of Economy Rent a Car and AERCAR, among others, in Larnaca.

Airports near Limassol

Airlines serving Limassol

United Airlines
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American Airlines
Good (4,069 reviews)
Air France
Good (355 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
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British Airways
Good (1,119 reviews)
Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Austrian Airlines
Good (236 reviews)
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Etihad Airways
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Ethiopian Air
Good (135 reviews)
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Aegean Airlines
Excellent (143 reviews)
Pegasus Airlines
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Where to stay in Limassol

From 5-star hotels such as the Amathus Beach Hotel Limassol to great affordable options like the Navarria Hotel, Limassol offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $94 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $163 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Achilleos City Hotel and Hotel Opera. There are also lots of vacation rental options in Limassol, with prices from $17 to $1,280 per night. Potamos tis Germasogeias is the neighborhood with the highest amount of rentals to choose from. On average, vacation rentals in Limassol are about 2% cheaper than a hotel room in the city.

Where to stay in popular areas of Limassol

Most booked hotels in Limassol

Four Seasons Hotel
Excellent (9.5, 1333 reviews)
Columbia Beach Resort
Excellent (9.3, 647 reviews)
Lordos Beach Hotel
Excellent (8.9, 1737 reviews)
The Royal Apollonia
Excellent (8.9, 1602 reviews)
Olympic Residence Deluxe Apartments
Excellent (9, 159 reviews)
Crowne Plaza Limassol
Excellent (8.6, 787 reviews)
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Renting a car in Limassol

Renting a car in Limassol costs $49 per day, on average, or $147 if you want to rent if for 3 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 42% more expensive than at Larnaca.

Expect to pay $5.72 per gallon in Limassol (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $68.59 and $91.46.