Corfu

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Paleokastritsa Beach showing general coastal views
Visit the Greek island of Corfu,with miles of picturesque coastline and countryside, pretty villages,traditional taverns and Byzantine architecture.

Corfu is one of Greece’s islandtreasures, famous for its sweeping coastline, mountain landscapes, historicarchitecture, sleepy villages and cultural centers. Explore this part of theIonian Islands, a collection of islands off thewest coast of mainland Greece.

Find a fusion of British, French, Greek and Italianinfluences in Kerkira (Corfu Town), the scenicisland’s cultural heart. Look for the British neoclassicalPalace of St. Michael and George and the Venetian-styleOld Fortress. Admire the arcaded mansions alongListon Promenade and spot Asian art and antiquesat the Museum of Asian Art. Visit nearbyGastouri and marvel at the Achilleion,a majestic palace set amid cypress and myrtle trees.

An hour’s drive north of Kerkira, thenortheast coast is home to family-friendly towns such as BarbatiBeach and Kalami Bay. Rent gear tosnorkel or scuba dive in the Ionian Sea. Nearby, visit Corfu’shighest mountain, the 2,927-foot (906-meter) MountPantokrator. Hike or drive to the summit for unbeatable views ofCorfu and mainland Greece.

On the northwestern shore, find beaches withpostcard-perfect backdrops. Canald’Amour is one of Corfu’s natural wonders,with cliffs and caves along small beaches. Enjoy the island’s bestsunsets over the rugged shoreline of Sunset Beach.From Arillas Beach and past PelekasBeach, glorious stretches of beaches run along the west coast.Don’t miss a tour of the ancient Paleokastritsa Monastery,set on a hilltop above Paleokastritsa Beach.

Explore the peaceful countryside of theisland’s interior, with traditional villages surrounded by scenicolive groves. Chat with friendly locals in the taverns ofSkripero. Ride on horseback through woodlands andvineyards above Ano Korakiana. In theisland’s far south, Kavos attracts ayoung crowd with its nightlife and high-energy water sports.

Reach Corfu by flying or catching a ferry to Kerkira.Get around the island using a rented car or moped. Presenting an interestingmix of coastline, countryside and culture, Corfu is a popular destination forcouples, families and honeymooners.

Where to stay in Corfu

Kairaba Mythos Palace - Adults Only
Kairaba Mythos Palace - Adults Only
5 out of 5
Boukari, Corfu, 49080
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Corfu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a beach locale. Our guests praise the helpful staff in their reviews. Popular attractions ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (139 reviews)
"We had a lovely stay here; a beautiful hotel and lovely staff!"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2022

Kairaba Mythos Palace - Adults Only
Labranda Sandy Beach Resort - All Inclusive
Labranda Sandy Beach Resort - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Agios Georgios Argyradon, Kompítsion, Corfu, Corfu Island, 49080
Stay at this 4-star beach resort in Corfu. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Our guests praise the pool and the restaurant in their reviews. ...
3.9/5 Good! (204 reviews)
"I enjoyed every moment. Nice place, helpfull staff, good entertaining, delecious food"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2022

Labranda Sandy Beach Resort - All Inclusive
Arion Hotel Corfu
Arion Hotel Corfu
3 out of 5
Sxerias 6 Mon Repo, Corfu, Corfu Island, 49100
Stay at this 3-star beach hotel in Corfu. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
3.7/5 Good! (319 reviews)
"Excellent position - to swim in the sea, sun-bathe, close to the airport and Corfu old town. Overall, very good value."

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2022

Arion Hotel Corfu
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New York Luxury Suites
New York Luxury Suites
3 out of 5
Donzelot, 23, Corfu, Greece, 491 00
Stay at this 3-star aparthotel in Corfu. Enjoy free WiFi, in-room massages and daily housekeeping. Popular attractions Port of Corfu and Saint Spyridon Church ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (24 reviews)
"This is the best property in Corfu City. The suites with balconies are top notch VIP vacationing. If your on a budget, you can get a suite without a view, but still awesome amenities and kitchen."

Reviewed on 24 Oct 2022

New York Luxury Suites
Solaris Apartment Kassiopi
Solaris Apartment Kassiopi
3 out of 5
Kassiopi, Corfu, Corfu Island, 490 81
Stay at this 3-star aparthotel in Corfu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (26 reviews)
"Loved the set up at Solaris. The location is perfect and the staff are all super friendly. Perfect."

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2022

Solaris Apartment Kassiopi
Katia Beach Hotel
Katia Beach Hotel
2 out of 5
Votana Kassiopi, Corfu, Corfu Island, 49081
Stay at this aparthotel in Corfu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Popular attractions Karavi Beach and Kalamionas Beach are located nearby. ...
3.5/5 Good! (4 reviews)
"The property and amenities were satisfactory. The food was beautiful from breakfast choice to main meals. But this property is run by a very attentive owner's and their staff. They are all very hard working and friendly."

Reviewed on 11 Jun 2022

Katia Beach Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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