Corfu

Travel Guide
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

TRYP by Wyndham Corfu Dassia
TRYP by Wyndham Corfu Dassia
4 out of 5
Dassia, Corfu, Corfu Island, 49100
The price is €182 per night from 13 Aug to 14 Aug
Stay at this 4-star beach hotel in Corfu. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in their reviews. ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (197 reviews)
"Good breakfast, lovely staff. The welcome drink was a nice touch !"

Reviewed on 6 Aug 2022

TRYP by Wyndham Corfu Dassia
KARAIBA Mythos Palace - Adults Only
KARAIBA Mythos Palace - Adults Only
5 out of 5
Boukari, Corfu, 49080
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is €183 per night from 10 Sep to 11 Sep
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 ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (95 reviews)
Perfect hotel&amazing staff
"The hotel is lovely and the staff amazing. They have people at the beach bar that would be there for any of your needs. At the rooftop bar, we had Maria and Ria, that made our evening more pleasant and support us with any questions we had. I fully recommend this hotel. For sure will come back"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2022

KARAIBA Mythos Palace - Adults Only
Angsana Corfu Resort & Spa
Angsana Corfu Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
11th km National Road Corfu to Benitses, Akra Punta, Corfu, Corfu Island, 490 84
The price is €409 per night from 1 Sep to 2 Sep
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Corfu. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Popular attractions Achilleion and Port of Corfu are located nearby. ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (71 reviews)
"Amazing hotel and specifically the outdoor pool is out of this world. One recommendation is for the hotel to have free shuttle buses to the old town as it’s from the hotel. That would have made it perfect."

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2022

Angsana Corfu Resort & Spa
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Panorama Hotel
Panorama Hotel
3 out of 5
Agios Gordios, Corfu, Corfu Island, 49084
The price is €43 per night from 4 Sep to 5 Sep
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly aparthotel in Corfu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (117 reviews)
"Really good Affordable food Lovely friendly welcoming people Panoramic!"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2022

Panorama Hotel
New York Luxury Suites
New York Luxury Suites
3 out of 5
Donzelot, 23, Corfu, Greece, 491 00
The price is €170 per night from 5 Sep to 6 Sep
Enjoy free WiFi, in-room massages and daily housekeeping. Popular attractions Port of Corfu and Achilleion are located nearby. Discover genuine guest reviews ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (11 reviews)
"This place is amazing. I fell in love with where it’s located. Everything is new and super clean. Do yourself a favor and book to enjoy it to the fullest. Right in the center and 20 minute walk from main bus station and will take you to all the beaches."

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2022

New York Luxury Suites
Govino Bay
Govino Bay
3 out of 5
8th klm Nat. Road Paleokastritsas, Corfu, 491 00
The price is €102 per night from 11 Aug to 12 Aug
Stay at this 3-star beach aparthotel in Corfu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Our guests praise the helpful staff in their reviews. Popular ...
3.9/5 Good! (43 reviews)
"Friendly staff great pool and large apartmens"

Reviewed on 26 Jun 2022

Govino Bay
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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