|Minthis Hills News|
|MINTHIS HILLS REAL ESTATE UPDATE|
The residential neighbourhoods are taking shape at Minthis Hills with the resort community coming to life, living and breathing the fresh mountain air.
|MINTHIS HILLS GOLF CLUB ENROLLED IN THE GOLF ENVIRONMENT ORGANISATION PROGRAMME|
As part of the on-going sustainable and environmental strategy at Minthis Hills, the Golf club has enrolled in a new Sustainable Golf Development standard.
|MINTHIS HILLS WINE HARVEST|
Cyprus is one of the oldest wine producing countries in the world and Minthis Hills is situated amongst a celebrated wine route, therefore it was only natural that the resort produce its own wine. The first harvest was in September 2016 with local family wine producer and specialist, Tsangarides, famed for their Xinisteri, helping produce and bottle the harvested grapes. The wine will be blended in the spring and when ready will be available to taste and buy in the clubhouse.
|CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2016 BY TRIP ADVISOR|
We’re thrilled to announce that Minthis Hills Golf Club has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews we have earned on TripAdvisor.
|MINTHIS HILLS OPEN SPONSORED BY BLEVINS FRANKS|
Saturday, 26th November 2016 couldn’t have been a better day for holding the traditional Minthis Hills Open. Blevins Franks International Tax & Wealth Management has been sponsoring tournaments at Minthis Hills for the past years and we are proud to partner up for our flagship event this year.
|WEDDINGS AT MINTHIS HILLS|
Minthis Hills has established itself as a perferred wedding venue with ‘Stavros Tis Minthis’ the twelfth century monastery, from which the resort derived its name, located within the golf course grounds. This along with the superb clubhouse and beautiful architecture, panoramic views, exclusivity and privacy, the 5 star service and skilled culinary team have been attracting newly engaged couples from Cyprus and all over the world.
|MH JUNIOR ACADEMY WITH PGA QUALIFIED GOLF PRO DAVID MCKIBBEN|
With the arrival of PGA Professional David McKibben in 2011, the Minthis Hills Junior Academy has become a pillar among the golf facilities at Minthis Hills offering the opportunity for children aged from 5-18 to enrich their game. To introduce this exciting and challenging game to young people is a particularly rewarding experience.
|CGF APPOINTS MH CLUB MEMBER TERRY HOLT AS CHAIRMAN: JUNIOR COMMITTEE|
Terry Holt, a member of the Minthis Hills Golf Club, started the New Year by taking over the position of CGF Chairman of the Junior Committee. Following in the footsteps of Terry Scott, Mr. Holt is eager to continue the successful development of Junior Golf on the island.
|MH OPENS A WEDDING GARDEN|
Minthis Hills has become the wedding venue of choice in Pafos due to its beautiful surroundings, first class service and stunning clubhouse. The resort has now opened a wedding garden, which offers the happy couple the opportunity to plant an olive tree to commemorate their special day.
|MH CLOSE UP: CLEONE VILLA|
Like all Minthis Hills villas, Cleone is a modern interpretation of traditional Cypriot architecture. It is perhaps the most traditional of all designs in that the entry is on the lower level. Entry is downstairs, where the private courtyard can be opened up to become almost part of the open plan lounge, dining room and kitchen area. This then has a view across the patio and infinity pool to the scenery beyond. All the bedrooms have their own wing, with those upstairs separated by a veranda. Glass walls let in an abundance of natural light. As with all the residences at Minthis Hills, Cleone combines the features of sophisticated living, exquisite design and outstanding views, offering residents the chance to relax and enjoy the pleasures of contemporary living. Another architectural masterpiece from Woods Bagot!
|PHASE 1 ALMOST SOLD OUT!|
The first residential phase is now almost sold out with a limited number of plots remaining. It’s a very exciting milestone for the project and clients and guests are impressed to see both the stunning designs being realized and a beautiful neighbourhood taking shape.
|MINTHIS HILLS INTERNATIONAL PROPERY AWARD FOR 2015|
Minthis Hills has received the highly commended status at the European Property Awards for Best Leisure Resort, Cyprus 2015-2016.
|CYPRUS IMMIGRATION PROGRAMS BOOST ECONOMY BY €2 BILLION OVER PAST 2 YEARS|
The Cyprus immigration programs have been very successful since inception having boosted the economy by over 2bln Euros, according to Minister of Interior Socrates Hasikos.
|PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE|
The number of properties sold in Cyprus during October 2015 increased by 23% according to the latest official statistics issued by the Department of Lands and Surveys.
|CYPRUS ENERGY MINISTER STRENGTHENS RELATIONS WITH ENERGY GIANTS NOBLE & TOTAL|
Energy Minister Giorgios Lakkotrypis recently travelled to Houston to attend a presentation by Noble Energy regarding the US Company’s vision for the Aphrodite field in Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), further strengthening their commitments and general relations.
|CYPRUS TOURISM BOOSTED|
Tourist arrivals in July and August saw a record high, led by a surge of British visitors attracted by the favorable currency exchange officials have reported. July saw a rise of 8.5% and August rose 5.1% compared to the year before. There was also a substantial increase of arrivals from Israel and Greece.
|DON’T TELL THE BRIDE!|
The wedding of Sharon and Colin Le-Riche-Perree on the 27th July, was a romantic wedding with a difference. Held at Minthis Hills, the bride did not know about her forth coming nuptials until she arrived in Cyprus three days before the ceremony was due to take place.
|MINTHIS HILLS CLUBHOUSE DECEMBER FRIDAY NIGHT EVENTS|
Friday nights at Minthis Hills Clubhouse restaurant this Winter promises to be full of good food, good company and good wine. There is something for everyone with the latest agenda for the month including
|UNIVERSITY OF CYPRUS: 25TH ANNIVERSARY|
The University of Cyprus recently celebrated 25 years from its establishment in 1989. With 7,000 students, 8 schools, 22 departments and 11 research units, in 2015 the University ranked in the first 1,000 universities in the world. It is expected to offer courses of study for 10,000 students in the forth coming years.
|GOLF OPEN DAY|
On Sunday 11th October, Minthis Hills will be hosted an open day for anyone of any age that is thinking of taking up golf. There was a range of fun golf activities providing you the chance to try all aspect of the game from short range chipping and putting to long range driving. There will be many prizes to be won as well as food and drinks available to purchase throughout the day. There was many fun competitions with worthy prizes to be won as well as games, tips and gol ng advice by the resident PGA Professional.
|MINTHIS HILLS CHRISTMAS AGENDA|
This Christmas, there is a range of events for you to enjoy at the Minthis Hills Clubhouse. Come and indulge in the festivities, join family and friends and celebrate in style, from cozy evenings with live music to sumptuous buffet feasts.
|GOLF TOURISM INCREASING|
The island’s golf courses, including Minthis Hills, brought in over 25,000 golfer tourists last year, according to an analysis of the sector published in the Politis Newspaper.
|EGA MEN'S CLUB TROPHY|
Minthis Hills Golf Resort, in association with the Cyprus Golf Federation, successfully hosted the final of the European Men’s Club Trophy 2015 from 22nd to 24th October. Minthis Hills Golf Club was chosen by the European Golf Association for the second time, following the outstanding organization of the same event in 2012, and once again hosted with event with an impeccable tournament venue and true Cypriot hospitality.
|Minthis Hills introduce 'The Plateau'|
Minthis Hills is proud to announce the first cluster development, called The Plateau, a new concept of luxury residential villas situated in a stunning natural and unique resort environment.
|Special Golf Offer: A Gentlemen’s Par-Tee|
Minthis Hills Golf Club offer an ideal day out for the groom and his friends. Relax and enjoy a round of golf followed by fine food and a wide selection of drinks from the sports bar or clubhouse restaurant, all within beautiful surroundings and the cool mountain climate. The Groom goes free when there is a group of 8 or more!
|Minthis Hills: Global Appeal|
Set in a beautiful rural area amongst rolling hills, an extraordinary resort is coming to life. From the outset the master planners of Minthis Hills envisaged an exclusive retreat, where a community of like-minded individuals come together to enjoy recreational open space and tranquility.
|Stability of Cyprus Real Estate Market|
The real estate market in Cyprus is on the road to recovery and recent signs indicate that the market has stabilized well ahead of the forecasted timescale. Key indicators that support the sectors growing strength include
|Cyprus, the Rolls Royce of citizenship by investment programs|
Introduced in March 2014, the Cyprus citizenship by investment program has taken the second citizenship market by storm. It is the only direct EU citizenship program on the market, enabling high net worth individuals to acquire European citizenship in just 90 days with absolutely no obligation on their time and a very high approval rate.
|KPMG release the results of their golf participation survey in Europe|
The survey covers the trends and outlook of the golf industry in Europe, covering supply and demand for 2015. It shows positive insights, despite any economic woes, that golf continues to be popular and maintains its growth amongst the European countries. In 2013 when the report was last published golf was suffering but the report shows that in 2014 recorded a stabilization of golf participation as well as the number of golf courses operating in Europe.
|Cyprus has some of the best beaches and cleanest waters in EU|
In a recent survey conducted about Europe’s Cleanest Waters, which includes beaches as well, Cyprus and Luxemboug were rated as excellent with a 100% record year on year. The swimming sites deemed “excellent” rose by 3.6 percentage points to 82.6 percent as Luxembourg and Cyprus, with 112 coastal swimming spots, got the best marks.
|Banks lower interest rates adding further optimism to the 2015 property market|
During March the island’s major financial institutions lowered their interest rates significantly by 2 per cent. This reduction will encourage new loan applications that wish to secure these very affordable rates.
|Construction Progress: Minthis Hills|
The first phase of the Minthis Hills exclusive properties is almost complete and has been highly praised by both new property owners and the general public. With over 14 nationalities having already purchased a private residence at Minthis Hills, the resort is proving to have truly global appeal.
|Minthis Hills Golf Club annual members meet and greet cocktail party|
On the evening of 11 May, Minthis Hills Golf Club held their annual ‘meet and greet’ evening where over 70 golf club members gathered in the Clubhouse for drinks.
|Friday Nights at Minthis Hills Clubhouse|
Starting from June, the Clubhouse restaurant will be open every Friday evening hosting a different theme each week. Enjoy the beautiful long summer evenings in our comfortable and luxurious Clubhouse, taking in the magnificent golf and mountain views, and experience something new each week.
|Minthis Close Up: Amalthia Villa|
The Amalthia villa is an exquisite design where detail is evident from the first step into the main entrance, which is upstairs via an elegant footbridge over the large private courtyard garden.
|Introducing golf to Paphos hotels|
At the beginning of every tourist season Minthis Hills Golf Club invites the local hotel’s Guest Services, Concierge Front Office Managers, Receptionists and other members of front house or PR teams to come and experience Minthis Hills for themselves. On the 5th and 12th May, Minthis welcomed employees from some the top 4 and 5 start hotels in Paphos including Elysium, Anassa, Alymyra, Annabelle and Anemi Hotel Apartments.
|Minthis Hills Golf Club hosts Cyprus Amateur Men's Open Competition|
On Friday 22 May 2015 the Cyprus Amateur Men’s Open started, hosted by Minthis Hills Golf Club, organized by the Cyprus Golf Federation (CGF) and sponsored by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation, it promised to be an exciting tournament.
|Summer renovation of the greens|
All garden lovers know just how much love, patience and even knowledge needs to be dedicated to maintain a meticulously wellkept lawn, with each blade of grass seeming to demand extra special attention. Well, imagine how much devotion an area of one hectare of the finest Creeping Bentgrass cut at a height of just 4mm requires at Minthis Hills.
|Minthis hosts Junior Order of Merit Competition|
The Cyprus Golf Federation Junior Committee have introduced a series of competitions called the Junior Order Of Merit (JOOM) for 2015. Minthis Hills Golf Club will host 3 of the competitions and had the honor of hosting the first competition on Saturday 30th May.
|New stock instore at the Minthis Hills Proshop|
Located in the clubhouse, the Minthis Hills Pro Shop offers the latest golf fashion, apparel and equipment from leading golf and designer brands.
|A Taste of Italy - Friday 12th June|
During the evening the clubhouse restaurant will be open and we will be serving a very special Italian set menu inspired by celebrity Chef FaustoCarrara.
|Arabian Night - Friday 19th June|
A themed evening of fun, culture and tradition from the Middle East with a buffet dinner, Belly Dance Show by Rachel’s Oriental Dance Studio followed by after dinner lounge music with Easy Sound Dj and Shisha.
|WINE & DINE: FRIDAY 5TH JUNE AT 19.30|
The next Wine and Dine evening at Minthis Hills is being held on Friday 5th June with complimentary wine tasting by Vouni Panayia Winery. Wine tasting starts at 19.30 followed by a sumptuous buffet and live music by WhitemouseDuo.
|Friday nights at Minthis Hills Clubhouse|
The Clubhouse restaurant is open every Friday evening hosting a different theme each week. Enjoy the beautiful long summer evenings in our comfortable and luxurious Clubhouse, taking in the magnificent golf and mountain views, and experience something new each week.
|H.E. President Nicos Anastasiades officially inaugurates Minthis Hills|
The official Minthis Hills opening ceremony, which coincides with the completion of the first phase of the project, was held on Wednesday 17th September and was a resounding success. The event was presided over by President of the Republic of Cyprus Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, who congratulated Mr. Elias Eliades, Chairman of the Pafilia Group of companies, for having the vision and boldness to create such an exceptional resort.
|LIVE JAZZ & SOUL NIGHT|
On 25th April over 100 people gathered at Minthis Hills Clubhouse for an unforgettable evening of Live Jazz and Soul. The highly talented Cypriot artist Vicky Anastasiou was on vocals, accompanied by some of Cyprus’ leading musicians. The night was a great success and due to demand, is sure to be repeated in the very near future!
|CYPRIOT BUSINESS WOMAN AWARD 2014|
Minthis Hills would like to congratulate Yvonne Georgiadou - Pharos Arts Foundation for winning the Cypriot Business woman of the year award 2014. The event, which took place at the Minthis Hills clubhouse on May 9th, was a great success. The judging panel head of committee Chris Parry, previous winner and Ambassador Olympia Pavlidou and Jannette Othonos were responsible for selecting the finalists and winner.
|TIMEOUT CHEF OF THE MONTH|
TimeOut Cyprus recently selected Marios Karayiannis, Minthis Hills Executive Chef, as their favourite chef of the month. His culinary skills are swiftly being recognized by both critics and guests, with the clubhouse restaurant becoming increasingly popular! Throughout his career Marios has worked at several Michelin star restaurants including Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons in Oxford UK, The Greenhouse in London and The Libation in Athens. He has just returned from another course at the Alain Ducasse training centre in Paris, his second visit since joining Minthis Hills. He commented that the course has left him greatly inspired and he can’t wait to create a range of new dishes to add to the already spectacular menu. We can’t wait to sample them!!
|MINTHIS HILLS EXHIBITS AT RUSSIAN WEDDING FAIR|
On 26th and 27th April Minthis Hills participated in the annual Russian Wedding Fair which took place in Moscow. Minthis Hills offers an exceptional venue for couples looking to tie the knot. Its breathtaking setting, superb facilities and impeccable service promise an unforgettable experience for both couple and guests. We look forward to welcoming many Russian couples to celebrate their special day at Minthis Hills!
|MINTHIS HILLS RECEIVES TRIPADVISOR® CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD|
Minthis Hills Clubhouse has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.
|UTS & GOLF DIGEST CYPRUS CUP 2014|
On 31st March 2014 Minthis Hills was host for the 1st day of the Cyprus Golf Cup tournament organized by UTS Travel, a large Russian sports tour operator and Golf Digest, a leading Russian golf magazine. The event attracted 72 Russian Golfers who expressed their gratitude to all courses for making their tournament a highly successful event.
|SUMMER NIGHTS AT MINTHIS HILLS|
We are pleased to announce that Minthis Hills clubhouse restaurant and bar will be open on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings from June 11th. What’s more, for the month of June a 20% discount will apply on all evening food & beverage bills! Trained by the Alain Ducasse training centre, our chefs will delight you with a la carte options featuring contemporary Mediterranean cuisine complemented by French accents. Our skilled culinary team has perfected the art of fusion cooking to create intriguing blends of flavour, colour and aroma by placing emphasis on locally sourced organic ingredients.
|ASTERIA, AN EXCEPTIONAL NEW DESIGN|
Asteria is the new addition to the existing seven striking Minthis Hills residence designs. Like the other villas, Asteria has been designed by the acclaimed international architecture studio Woods Bagot. In keeping with Minthis Hills architectural principles and concept, inspiration was drawn from traditional Cypriot architecture & style characterised by open spaces, water features and private courtyards.
|MINTHIS NEIGHBOURHOODS TAKING FORM|
Construction of the Minthis Hills residences progressed well throughout 2013 and many new villas have now been completed and delivered to clients. With the exception of Petra, each of the pre-existing villa designs has been, or is currently being built. The architecture, which was designed by world-renowned architecture firm Woods Bagot, is simply spectacular.
|PAFILIA SPRING CHINESE HOMEOWNERS PARTY ENJOYED BY ALL|
Spring is a time for celebrations in Cyprus and as such, Pafilia hosted a party for its Chinese homeowners on Friday 7th March at its flagship resort Minthis Hills. The event, which offered Pafilia the opportunity to thank its clients for their support, was attended by all Chinese homeowners that reside permanently in Cyprus and a few homeowners that happened to be visiting, together with the sales, executive, customer care and marketing departments of the company. The party commenced with a cocktail reception, where local delicacies such as loukoumi, chiromeri and halloumi were offered together with Commandaria, the worlds oldest named wine that is still in production.
|PGA vs CGF CUP AT MINTHIS HILLS|
The PGA vs. CGF Cup is one of the most important PGA Cyprus golf tournaments of the year, between the pros and the top ranked amateurs in Cyprus. It is the highlight of the local amateur golfing calendar and an honor for qualifying local amateurs who are invited to participate. Qualification of amateurs is based on the Cyprus Golf Federation National Order of Merit, which ranks amateur golfers based on the number of points they have accrued during the year for playing specific qualifying tournaments across Cyprus.
|PGA Chairman very impressed with Minthis Hills|
On behalf of all the professionals of the PGA Cyprus, I would like to thank you and your team at Minthis Hills for hosting this year's PGA vs CGF Cup. The 2-day event was once again a great success, the feedback about the quality of the course was exemplary, and it's in fabulous condition and played really well.
|A Minthis Hills dancing star|
We would like to congratulate Alexey, the son of a Minthis Hills homeowner on his first place ranking in the recent Cyprus National Competition of Sport Dance 2013! Alexey, deservingly received the gold medal for excellent performance in the Junior 1 category for closed and open standard. Additionally he was awarded second place in the junior Latin category. The official awards ceremony took place at the Ministry of Sports in Nicosia on 26th January 2014, whereby the winners were congratulated by the Minister of Sports and Chairman of The Cyprus Federation of Sports and Social Dance.
|Winter green fees|
Minthis Hills Golf club is offering Cyprus residents excellent value on green fees until the end of February…
|Construction forging ahead|
2013 saw dramatic construction progress at Minthis Hills with some major works, including the north entrance, spine road, utility undergrounding, and foot and cycle paths, now well underway.
|Woods Bagot ranks 7th in the World Architecture top 100!|
The architecture firm responsible for the exceptional design at Minthis Hills, Woods Bagot, has been ranked 7th in Building Design’s (BD) annual World Architecture 100 list for 2014, making it one of the fastest growing global architecture firms in this year’s list.
|New online golf reservation system|
Minthis Hills Golf Club prides itself on the exceptional facilities and service it offers to its golfers.
|Minthis Hills Junior Open – A great success!|
56 young golfers from across the island, aged 4 to 17, participated in the junior open, which was held at Minthis Hills Golf Club last Sunday 01st December.
|Minthis Hills Wedding Exhibition & Fashion Show 2013|
On 17th November 2013, brides-to-be and their entourage gathered at Minthis Hills Resort for the annual Minthis Hills Wedding Exhibition and Fashion Show, kicking off the 2014 wedding season.
|Les Mills Cyprus Charity Festival 2013|
Minthis Hills sponsored Philippou Gym Limassol who participated in the Les Mills Cyprus Charity festival 2013, which took place on the 16th and 17th November at the Aliathon hotel in Pafos.
|The Paphos Zingers at Minthis Hills Resort|
On Saturday 5th October Paphos Zingers put on an amazing performance along with a fashion show at Minthis Hills Resort.
|Minthis Hills Junior Academy 2013/2014|
Minthis Hills Junior Academy for 2013 and 2014.
|Friday the 13th Stavros Tis Minthis Celebrations|
On Friday 13th September we celebrated the Elevation of the Holy Cross, the monastery of Minthis Hills, Stavros Tis Minthis was honoured with the presence of around 200 people to participate in the holy mass, which is one of the Great Feasts of the Orthodox Church.
|Wedding Fashion Show and Exhibition|
The Minthis Hills Wedding Fashion Show and Exhibition will be held on Sunday, 17th November 2013.
|Celebrations at Minthis Monastery|
On Friday 13th September 2013 we will celebrate the Elevation of the Holy Cross which is one of the Great Feasts of the Orthodox Church.
|Junior Charity Golf Tournament|
In 2013, junior golfer Nikolas Pitiris is raising money for the program "Our Children Matter" through the birdies and pars he makes at each 18 holes tournament he competes via the Golf4Hope initiative and its sponsors.
|Minthis Hills Sponsors Philippou Gym and Dizzy Bizzy By The Sea Event|
On 27 July 2013 Philippou Gym & Dizzy Bizzy By The Sea organized a beach event & Minthis Hills Resort was a major sponsor.
|Minthis Hills and Pafos Top Models Over 30's Fashion Show|
On 26 July 2013 Pafos Top Models put on an amazing Show of Fashion and Opera Singing at Minthis Hills Golf Club.
|Lachlan Gilchrist Open on 27 July 2013|
On 27 July 2013, for another consecutive year at Minthis Hills, the Lachlan Gilchrist Open took place with much success.
Minthis Hills Golf Club is proud to announce the winners of the Keo Open CGF NOOM Ranking Event that took place on Saturday 6 July 2013 at Minthis Hills Golf Course.
|Special Olympics on 9th June 2013|
In Association with Minthis Hills Golf Club, the Cyprus Golf Federation organized the Special Olympics Cyprus Open on 9th June 2013 at the Minthis Hills Golf Resort.
|Cyprus Senior Amateur Men’s & Ladies Opens 2013|
Minthis Hills successfully hosted the Cyprus Senior Amateur Men’s and Ladies Open 2013 on the 25th and 26th May. The two day event organised by the Cyprus Golf Federation and sponsored by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) and the Cyprus Sports Organization (KOA) attracted a very strong field of 87 men and 26 ladies from 11 countries.
Junior Golf Champion, Nikolas Pitiris, is the youngest volunteer and fund raiser for the cancer patients and friends association PASYKAF. This year, Nikolas has already raised €800 to support a healthy eating and lifestyle awareness program targeted at Cyprus’ youth. Sponsored by Deloitte and Primetel, the eleven year old will raise a further €10 for every Par and €50 for every birdie he scores this year. Nikolas, who has played in U.S. and international circuits for the past 3 years, will head this year’s Junior Charity Golf Tournament organised by Golf4Hope, which will be held at Minthis Hills Golf Club on September 8th 2013.
|'Nicos Severis 2013' Cyprus Youth Golf Open|
The Nicos Severis Cyprus Youth Golf Open was held on Sunday 10th March at Minthis Hills. The new, annual competition is intended to encourage the development of junior golf in Cyprus. The competition is held in honour of the late Mr. Nicos Severis, the founding President of the Cyprus Golf Federation.
|EGA European Men's Club Trophy|
Twenty-five teams from across Europe took part in the European Men's Club Trophy which took place from the 25th to 27th October 2012 at Minthis Hills Golf Club.
|Captain's Shoot-Out Competition - Sat 18 Aug - Minthis Hills Golf Club|
This annual event saw the clubs ten lowest handicap, male and female golfers available on the day, simultaneously playing in a straight knock out competition.
|St Patrick's day competition|
On the 14th March Minthis Hills held an early St Patrick's Day Competition, with all participating club members dressed in the colours of the Irish fl ag! The competition commenced with all 70 entrants teeing off simultaneously on one of the 18 tees. The occasion was organised by the Club Captain, Ed Blake, and special guests were His Excellency, Mr Patrick Scullion, the Irish Ambassador and John Geraghty from the Irish Embassy. The competition was followed by a traditional Irish lunch in the Clubhouse. A great time was had by all!
|The Cyprus men’s amateur open – a great success!|
Minthis Hills hosted the Cyprus Men’s Amateur Open between 20th and 22nd April. The annual event, organised by the Cyprus Golf Federation and sponsored by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation
|Minthis Hills to host the Cyprus men’s amateur open 2012|
The three day open, which is a counting event for R&A's WAGR (World Amateur Golf Rankings), will be held between 20th and 22nd April, with the overall winner receiving the title 'Cyprus Open Champion 2012'. Registration and practice will take place on April 19th.
|Minthis Hills clubhouse is now open|
We are pleased to announce that the Minthis Hills clubhouse is now open and the much anticipated restaurant, bar, conference facilities, pro-shop and concierge are all fully operational. Designed by world-renowned architects Woods Bagot, Minthis Hills clubhouse is an architectural masterpiece in design. The impressive architecture has been complemented by designer interiors and commissioned sculptures providing an ideal social atmosphere. The lounge, golf terrace and cocktail bar offer the perfect space for pre and post game drinks, while the restaurant transforms the finest local and international ingredients into culinary delights. The Minthis Hills culinary team has been trained by the Alain Ducasse Training Center.
|Princess Al-Jaber Al-Sabah of Kuwait visits Minthis Mills|
Pafilia is honoured that Her Highness Sheikha Fariha Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah of Kuwait accepted an invitation to visit their exclusive Minthis Hills resort during December. On arrival, the Princess and entourage dined in the recently completed clubhouse, which is currently in soft launch phase. The Princess then enjoyed a tour of the eighteen hole championship golf course and viewed the impressive Callisto showhouse before trying her hand at some golf. Although the official clubhouse opening will take place in Spring, the Princess planted a tree in honour of the completion and to mark the project’s environmental ethos. The Princess was very impressed by the overall experience and warm hospitality in Cyprus, commenting that she intends to return to the island in the very near future.