Corfu, a Greek island in the Ionian Sea, welcomes nature and peace lovers from across the world to experience the historical richness, untouched pristine beaches, and warm Greek hospitality. From the Paleolithic era to the Phaeacians and Homer’s Odyssey, Corfu finds mention everywhere. Rich with Venetian style architecture, this island with over 217 km of coastline, rugged mountains, and sparkling bays is the perfect destination for nature lovers to spend holidays.
The mountainous northern part of the island is home to the highest peak Mt. Pantokrator and Stravoskiadi. The southern part of the island is mostly flat. The mild Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summer (average 20* C) and rainy winter (4-5*C) is perfect to enjoy Mediterranean sojourn. The island is just 600 km from Athens and flight takes just 45 minutes.
Major attractions of Corfu are the Achilleion Palace, Mon Repos, Kanoni and Pontikonisi, Angelokastro, Old & New Fortress, Vidos Island, Spianada Square, Palace of St. Michael and St. George, Canal d’Amour, Paleokastritsa, Glyfada, and Issos Beach.
- Corfu Mare Boutique Hotel
5 Zervou Nikolaou, Corfu Town, Greece
The right mix of Venetian architecture, tranquil surroundings, and warm Corfiot hospitality makes Corfu Mare Boutique Hotel’s favorite destination for leisure travelers. Situated perfectly in the green suburb just 1.5 km from the town, this “Eco Hotels of the World” member boutique hotel redefines luxury stay in Corfu. Elegantly designed 51 rooms and suites with CocoMat beds and modern amenities offers heavenly comfort to make your stay memorable. You have a Yoga and meditation center, fitness center and gym. A la carte restaurant offers you delicious healthy cuisines to rejoice.
- Corfu Palace Hotel
Leof. Dimokratias 2, Kerkira, Greece
Matching the pristine beauty of the island this elegantly built hotel, located in the heart of the city, offers you heavenly comfort to make your Mediterranean sojourn memorable. This 1954 property carries the traditional Venetian style and smartly blends it with contemporary luxuries to offer the best Greek experience. Beautifully furnished 106 rooms with the spectacular view of Garitsa Bay and the Mainland make it perfect for peace lovers.
- Arcadion Hotel
2, Vlasopoulou Str Liston – Spianada, Kerkira, Greece
Situated near the main square Esplanade, this exclusive ultra-luxe hotel is known for its Corfiot hospitality and world-class personalized services. Arcadion Hotels promises to meet your expectations with elegantly built rooms overlooking the arcades of Liston and the main square Esplanade. You have a rooftop bar to tastes the finest Greek wines and local beers.
- Cavalieri Hotel Corfu
4 Capodistriou Street, Greece
This 17th-century renovated-property is serving guests from across the world since the 1960s and has a loyal fan club of regular visitors. Cavalieri Hotel is one of the prominent luxury hotels in Corfu known for its historical heritage and 21st-century luxury. Located close to the Vlacherna Monastery (3.5 km), you have an advantage of proximity to prime landmarks. You can enjoy the handpicked drinks and delicious cuisines at the Cavalieri Roof Top Restaurant.
- Sunset Hotel
Alykes, Potamou, Corfu Town, Greece
If you looking for a perfect abode in Corfu with modernist amenities in a natural setting, then Sunset Hotel could be the best option in its class. Elegantly build spacious rooms with balcony and high windows make it the right choice for romantic couples. Located perfectly to explore major city attractions, the newly renovated property offers you spacious indoors and outdoors areas with a swimming pool and garden to relax.
- Hotel Atlantis
48 Xenofontos Stratigou, St New Port, Greece
This family-friendly hotel is ideally located to welcomes guests in elegantly built set up. Equipped with all modern amenities, all the rooms with the view of the beautiful city and natural surroundings make it perfect to relax in Corfu. Traditional Greek hospitality makes you feel like being in a home away from home. Rated best by frequent travelers, this property is just 1 km from the Panagia Spiliotissa Metropolitan Church and 4 km from the Vlacherna Monastery.
- Siora Vittoria Boutique Hotel
Stefanou Padova 36, Agios Rokkos, Greece
If you are looking for accommodation that offers value, comfort, and convenience then Siora Vittoria is the right choice to enjoy a luxury stay on the pristine island. This small boutique hotel is rated best by travelers for its personalized services and the best in class amenities. This 1823 renovated aristocratic mansion, located at the old town of Corfu, offers you elegantly built rooms to have Venetian royal experience with modern amenities. You can enjoy delicious local delicacies at the city’s famous restaurants like Pikantiko, Loukas Grill, and Markas Taverna – Grill House.
- Hotel Bretagne
K. Georgaki 27, Corfu Town, Greece
Situated near the sea shore promenade of the wonderful Garitsa Bay this family-owned property is known for its warm and welcoming hospitality. Proximity to the International Airport (500 m) makes its favorite of business and leisure travelers. Smartly built 45 rooms with a focus on space and cleanliness, Bretagne offers you a luxury stay on the pristine island. You are just a 5-minute drive away from the vibrant Corfu Town center and the Esplanade with the Liston. The famous Mon Repos Beach is just 1 km away.
- Mediterranean Blue Resort
Asprokavos, Kavos, Greece
Nestled in olive and pine garden, this resort in the southernmost tip of Corfu, this property is a perfect natural retreat for clubbers. Rated best for Corfiot hospitality, this family-run property overlooking the Ionian Sea offers elegantly built traditional Venetian style rooms to makes your stay memorable. You have a wide range of options for rooms to match your requirements. The hotel is perfectly equipped to help you relax, refresh, recharge and start the excursion.
- Kyma Suites
Located on the tranquil beach of Almiros Bay on the northern coast of Corfu Island, Kyma Suites redefines comfort with the right blend of nature and modern elements. This beach-front boutique property amidst lush green dense vegetation offers well-furnished spacious rooms with large windows to enhance your relaxation. Honeymooners and romantic couples rate is best for personalized services and facilities. You are just 2.5 km away from Acharavi village and 11 km from Kassiopi village and rightly placed to enjoy cycling, hiking and beautiful walks on the beach.
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