Getting to ISD2017 Cyprus

Location of Cyprus in EU    

The campus of UCLan Cyprus is based in Pyla, a unique and beautiful community in the Larnaca district. The location is unique due to a direct access to the island’s motorway network linking all the main cities of Cyprus. The campus is about 26Km (a 20-minute drive) from Larnaca International Airport, 15km from Larnaca’s city centre and 2.5km from the nearest blue flag beach. The area map with the pinned Faculty location can be seen here.

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Service information

Some useful information:

  • Currency: euro (EUR).
  • Language: Greek, but most locals speak English as well.
  • For emergency calls (police, medical, fire service etc.) please dial 112.

Street Maps

For street maps and route itineraries visit Google Maps.


The weather in Cyprus in early September is warm, mostly sunny and very inviting for swimming.

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Austrian Airlines - Get 15% off your fare to ISD2017 - Cyprus (use coupon ISD17)

Special arrangement for ISD attendants: Save 15% on your normal fare - Book your flights to ISD 2017 online via Austrian Airlines and save 15% on all applicable fares! Make sure to use coupon 'ISD17' or simply follow this link.
Code: ISD17

  • Booking period: now until September 8th, 2017
  • Valid for flights to Larnaca via Vienna and return as of August 30th, 2017 until September 15th, 2017 (final date for return flight) on OS operated flights


Special rates have been secured at Q City Centre, Golden Bay Beach Hotel and Lordos Beach Hotel.

  • Please note that for a half double room you need to find on your own the other person to share with, and use the shared code provided through the registration page Both persons must select a half-double room and use the same shared code in their registration.
  • For the hotels: The above accommodation rates are per night and are inclusive of V.A.T. Breakfast is included.
  • For Q City Centre: Breakfast is not included. Arrangement remain the same i.e. booked individually at the cafeteria of UCLan.
  • Click here to view location map
  • In case you require to extend your stay beyond the booking dates available in the registration system, please contact us at
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Q City Centre

Q City Centre is located in the very centre of Larnaka providing all the advantages of the city and much more. Exquisitely designed to the finest detail, Q City Centre offers all the amenities of a modern lifestyle.

  • Situated behind the famous Larnaka Beach Promenade (Finikoudes) a mere 2-minute walk away from one of the best beaches in Cyprus.
  • Surrounded by divine restaurants, shops, bars, cafes and popular traditional Cypriot tavernas.
  • The complex includes a spacious ground level, designed and furnished to the finest detail, offering an array of commercial outlets where residents can relax and enjoy a coffee or shop in the designer boutique stores.
  • The complex includes a relaxing roof garden on the 5th floor
  • The open area atrium with its stylishly finished appearance blends seamlessly with the traditional architectural design of the building.

On the first, second, third and fourth floor, you will find single, double and triple bedroom apartments each individually designed to provide maximum comfort and aesthetic pleasure

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Golden Bay Beach Hotel - 5*


Single Room € 138.00
Double Room € 174.00
Half Double Room € 87.00

The Golden Bay Beach Hotel is a luxurious 5 star hotel situated in the favored south eastern region of Cyprus at the heart of the Bay of Larnaca. The hotel is just outside the town of Larnaca, only 15 minutes from Larnaca International Airport and 1 hour and 30 minutes from Paphos International Airport.

The hotel has 193 rooms including Standard, Deluxe and Suites that overlook the hotel swimming pool, sea or the city. All rooms include wireless internet connection, bathrobes, slippers, safety deposit boxes, mini bars, tea & coffee making facilities, multi-channel TV with local, satellite and Pay-TV channels, and balcony.

Within the Hotel there are 7 food and beverage outlets listed below:

  • The Etoiles Restaurant: Serves classic haute cuisine from France and Italy, with hints of the Near East and the Orient.
  • The outdoor Yacht Club: Guests can enjoy the beautiful sea view and a menu of international tastes.
  • Thalassa Restaurant: Offers a buffet of salads, meat, fish and pasta dishes and an extensive vegetarian menu.
  • Ouzeri Restaurant: Serves Meze dishes of classic Cyprus and Byzantine cuisine, in a Byzantine castle courtyard setting.
  • Cocktail Bar: The ideal place for casual meetings, with a great selection of coffees, signature cocktails, and snacks.
  • Shakespeare Pub: A traditional English pub, with a selection of beers, cocktails and quality food.
  • The Pool Bar: Features a wet bar area, and offers relaxing meals, fresh fruit juices, waffles, crepes and cocktails.

The Hotel features a Leisure club with a complete range of workout and leisure facilities. Including gym, aerobics, indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, steam bath, hairdressing salon, beach, water sports, mini club and tennis court.

City centre : 10 km, 16 minutes
Larnaca International Airport: 24.3 km, 19 minutes
Paphos International Airport: 136 km, 1 hour 26 minutes
General Hospital: 12.9 km, 18 minutes
Transportation: City Bus Stop at hotel entrance / Taxi stop within hotel premises

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Lordos Beach Hotel - 4*


Single Room € 98.00
Double Room € 128.00
 Half Double Room € 64.00

The Lordos Beach Hotel is one of the leading 4 star hotels in Cyprus. Standing directly on the sandy beach of the Larnaca Bay it is ideally located yet close to both the Larnaca International Airport and the city centre.

Set in its own gardens the Lordos Beach boasts a comfortable and stylish environment with professional service from caring staff. Extensively refurbished during 2002 and 2006. The guest rooms on all floors are equipped with all the facilities a discerning traveller expects and are luxuriously decorated in a natural pastel tones.

The Lordos Beach with its caring atmosphere is a favourite for all the family. The hotel has cascading pools, a children's playground with paddling pool, and experienced child everybody enjoys their holiday.

All 173 rooms are very comfortable and beautifully appointed. The color schemes are very fresh and relaxing. The thick light green room carpet blends very nicely with the natural green, yellow and blue pastel colors of the upholstery and the fabrics. Special comforting features such as a full length mirror, hairdryer, mini bar, TV & pay TV, comfortable furniture such as a round table with chairs and a dressing table. The privileged front sea view rooms have two balconies, one at the side of the hotel and the other directly on the front, on top of the pool, overlooking the Mediterranean. The front balcony features hanging iron, terra cotta pots and comfortable green director's chairs where one can enjoy the beautiful views of the garden, the pools, Larnaca Bay and the blue waters of the Mediterranean.

Indoors or outdoors, Lordos Beach restaurants cater for every taste. Choose the elegance of dining in the Oceanis Restaurant with its glorious Sea vistas or the cool sea breeze at the pleasantly renovated Atlantis coffee shop and restaurant. Themes Nights(Cypus, Fish Fiesta, Italian, Mexican, Flambe, BBQ etc) are occasions to enjoy a superb evening of food and entertainment.

The Lordos Beach Hotel also understands the value of good entertainment. Happy Hour every night, weekly wine tasting gatherings and live music are standard events on our animation programmes that reaches a peak during the summer season.

The Lordos Beach Hotel combines first class accommodation good and excellent services, with a wide variety of entertainment, complimented by a large range of leisure facilities and water sports. Also special inland excursions are availabe on the weekly program.

The Lordos Beach is a regular venue for conferences, meetings, banquets and receptions, with dedicated facilities, professional administration and support services.

The high standard and excellent value of the Lordos Beach Hotel are underlined by the numerous indoor and outdoor sports and leisure facilities. The outdoor pool area with cascades, jacuzzi, waterfall and safe paddling pool is always a favourite and immediate attarction. For exercise, challenge of excitement, the floodlit tennis court, beach volleyball.

The heated indoor pool ensures that you don't miss your swim any time of the year. Treat your body to a sauna or steambath and pamper it with a professional massage. A visit to our beauty salon will soon have you looking good and feeling great.

City centre : 9.9 km, 16 minutes
Larnaca International Airport: 24.3 km, 19 minutes
Paphos International Airport: 136 km, 1 hour 26 minutes
General Hospital: 12.8 km, 18 minutes
Transportation: City Bus Stop at hotel entrance / Taxi stop within hotel premises

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