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Gardens of Irini - CLOSED

Via Mersin 10 | Bellapais ,P.O. BOX 236, Bellapais 9514, Cyprus
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
13 May 2017
“Deirdre, chef, and mistress of all has retired and the Gardens are no longer a hostelry.”
2 Sep 2016
“June 2016”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Via Mersin 10 | Bellapais ,P.O. BOX 236, Bellapais 9514, Cyprus
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We clambered up the, past Bitter Lemons and found The Gardens of Irine which we had visited some years ago. Having wonderfully magical memories we wanted to introduce our friends to it. Regretfully the owner, Deidre, had hung up her castinettes and was no longer...More

1  Thank lindypindydbwoods
Reviewed 2 September 2016

one of the most magical relaxing places on earth ,When ever we go to Northern Cyprus I have to have my fix of the place ,its enchanting ,The gardens are so pretty .random chairs ,a very quirky place but Brilliant, to sit there and have...More

Thank Brennie2015
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Worth a visit.Owner very interesting and knowledgable. Quite happy to show you her rooms. Quite a lot of dogs and cats around. Personally wouldnt choose to stay longer than a couple of nights

Thank holtwinston
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Went here for an evening meal with our friends. What a delightful place it is. We sat in the garden under the orange tree for a drink, the homemade lemonade was delicious. For the meal we had fried cheese, lamb followed by the best homemade...More

Thank pamanntow
Reviewed 13 April 2016

A lovely setting - garden, seating, trees, pet dog - a haven of tranquility. Cannot coment on food / drink as the lady was late back from shopping. There was a sign and we did go in and enjoy the gardens

Thank lowryepp
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We came upon the gardens of Irini by way of a walk uphill to see Bitter Lemons, the house Lawrence Durrell lived in during the 1950s. Dierdre was a charming hostess and we had some great conversation her friends who were at the time. Being...More

Thank CatloverKaren
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This place had been recommended to me by a friend so when some other friends came to visit, I decided to give it a go. The owner was very accommodating when I phoned her and I was given a choice of three or 4 items...More

Thank RoamerSE
Reviewed 22 February 2016

A lovely pair of houses on a hill above Bellapais - but unfortunately our trip to Cyprus got off to a really bad start after an argument with the British lady who owns the place. The most unfriendly and spiky person we have ever met...More

1  Thank owen m
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We were staying in Bellapais for a few days as part of our latest North Cyprus holiday. Having read the many good reviews we decided to visit for lunch. Afterr climbing the hill up to this place we were welcomed by a board outside confirming...More

1  Thank FreeSpiritAppleby
Reviewed 29 October 2015

A well hidden delight. Very nice people. Good talk but the coffee is not worth the detour. The place is smalll and difficult to find.

Thank zazimetro
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  • Address: Via Mersin 10 | Bellapais ,P.O. BOX 236, Bellapais 9514, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Kyrenia District  >  Bellapais
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