Kato Paphos - Universal
The Universal area of Paphos is an ideal location for property buyers that are interested in living within walking distance to all amenities. The area contains a large variety of properties, smaller complexes with apartments, some bigger with townhouses, separate villas and large complexes like Iris Village and Elysia Park. More or less all have beautiful gardens and swimming pools.
It is only a few minutes walk to the busy Kato Paphos harbour with the sea front promenade leading to Paphos Castle. The castle was originally a Byzantine fort built to protect the harbour and dates back to the 15th century.
Kato Paphos has a lot of restaurants and taverna’s along the sea front where you can enjoy cuisine from every corner of the world. Here you will also find supermarkets, shops, banks, archeological sites. There are several beaches within walking distance of Universal including Luna Park for the children.
There is a bus service through Universal towards the harbour which has its own bus station with regular bus services to most corners of the greater Paphos area.
The old city centre of Pano (Upper) Paphos is north of Universal and also within walking distance. Locally known as Ktima this area has a daily market that sells local goods including fruit and vegetables, leather and lace and offers an abundance of shops of all varieties. There are banks, petrol stations, schools, the municipal library, the Town Hall and much more for you to discover.