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    Corfu boasts a fascinating history in which a succession of occupiers has stamped their own signatures on the local customs and architecture. Today, this luxuriantly verdant Island of Eden boasts fantastic beaches, clear azure waters, a fascinating history, and a Venetian style capital which is reputedly one of Greece’s loveliest towns. Corfu holidays offer its visitors something special with such a fabulous setting and its intriguing heritage.

    Corfu, the best known and 2nd largest Ionian island, is covered with slender cypress trees, three million olive trees, and an abundance of fresh produce including tomatoes, herbs, lemons, kumquats and olives. Due to its strategic importance, it is steeped in history from successive occupations by Romans, Sicilians, Venetians and the French, plus the British who left behind a fascinating legacy of brass bands, cricket and ginger beer! Corfu’s coastline stretches for more than 200km with fabulous sweeping bays, secluded coves, and beautiful golden sand, shingle or pebble beaches leading to crystal clear azure waters; Blue Flag Glyfada on the west coast is considered to be the top beach in the whole of Greece. With such a fantastic destination there is something to indulge everyone on holidays to Corfu.

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Corfu boasts a fascinating history in which a succession of occupiers has stamped their own signatures on the local customs and architecture. Today, this luxuriantly verdant Island of Eden boasts fantastic beaches, clear azure waters, a fascinating history, and a Venetian style capital which is reputedly one of Greece’s loveliest towns. Corfu holidays offer its visitors something special with such a fabulous setting and its intriguing heritage.

Corfu, the best known and 2nd largest Ionian island, is covered with slender cypress trees, three million olive trees, and an abundance of fresh produce including tomatoes, herbs, lemons, kumquats and olives. Due to its strategic importance, it is steeped in history from successive occupations by Romans, Sicilians, Venetians and the French, plus the British who left behind a fascinating legacy of brass bands, cricket and ginger beer! Corfu’s coastline stretches for more than 200km with fabulous sweeping bays, secluded coves, and beautiful golden sand, shingle or pebble beaches leading to crystal clear azure waters; Blue Flag Glyfada on the west coast is considered to be the top beach in the whole of Greece. With such a fantastic destination there is something to indulge everyone on holidays to Corfu.

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Corfu Palace

5 Star

Enjoying a slightly elevated position just set back from the waterfront, the well established Corfu Palace boasts great views over picturesque Garitsa Bay

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MarBella Corfu

5 Star

In a beautiful location on a wooded hillside overlooking the Ionian Sea in the peaceful village of Agios Ioannis Peristeron, stylish MarBella Corfu enjoys magnificent views

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Kontokali Bay Resort & Spa

5 Star

Nestling on a wooded peninsula in a stunning setting right on the beach of Kontokali Bay on the central eastern shoreline, 6km from Corfu Town

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Grecotel Corfu Imperial

5 Star

Set in beautiful Italianate gardens at the tip of a private peninsula in tranquil Kommeno Bay, 3km equidistant from Dassia and Gouvia, exclusive Grecotel Corfu Imperial, a member of Grecotel Exclusive Resorts, offers unrivalled views, superb facilities and tantalising cuisine.

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Featured hotels

Corfu Palace

5 Star

Enjoying a slightly elevated position just set back from the waterfront, the well established Corfu Palace boasts great views over picturesque Garitsa Bay

MarBella Corfu

5 Star

In a beautiful location on a wooded hillside overlooking the Ionian Sea in the peaceful village of Agios Ioannis Peristeron, stylish MarBella Corfu enjoys magnificent views

Kontokali Bay Resort & Spa

5 Star

Nestling on a wooded peninsula in a stunning setting right on the beach of Kontokali Bay on the central eastern shoreline, 6km from Corfu Town

Grecotel Corfu Imperial

5 Star

Set in beautiful Italianate gardens at the tip of a private peninsula in tranquil Kommeno Bay, 3km equidistant from Dassia and Gouvia, exclusive Grecotel Corfu Imperial, a member of Grecotel Exclusive Resorts, offers unrivalled views, superb facilities and tantalising cuisine.

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