The fire services were notified of the fire on the first floor of a building in Ayia Napa’s Tefkrou Anthia street at 7.30pm.
The fire was brought under control an hour later with the help of four fire trucks.
The apartment was badly damaged and a pub on the ground floor also suffered some damage.
Three people living in the flat were absent at the time of the fire.
Residents in neighbouring apartments were briefly...