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An introduction to holidays in Kontokali, Corfu. You may be surprised by just how many boxes you can tick with great family holidays in Kontokali. Here’s just a few of them, Lazy days at the water’s edge on a sand and pebble beach, a touch of luxury in a fine hotel facing the clear sea, a modern marina where yachts and sailing boats call in for an evening ashore, Fortress ruins and an atmospheric church.
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A variety of little gift shops and romantically sited seafront eateries. And Kontokali holidays boast another big advantage, location. Just four miles north of Corfu Town, you’re close to all the bars, cafés and shops you could wish for, but far enough from the hustle and bustle to wind-down and relax. And with Gouvia as your next door neighbour, evenings that are livelier for longer are virtually on the doorstep, making your taxi ride home brief and cheap. Holidays to Kontokali aren’t short on entertainment, but it’s more low key Greek dancing in traditional tavernas, karaoke nights in local bars and plenty of places for table-talk and people watching. Summer holidays to Kontokali are a natural choice for couples. The tempo and facilities also make them fairly good for families with mixed ages and interests. And if you’re looking for luxury on last minute holidays to Kontokali, home-in on the Hotel Kontokali Bay where watersports and an entertainment programme complement gorgeous guest rooms. Set your own pace. Find the cheapest late deals to Kontokali leaving in the next six weeks.
Summer holidays to Kontokali are a natural choice for couples. The tempo and facilities also make them fairly good for families with mixed ages and interests. And if you’re looking for luxury on last minute holidays to Kontokali, home-in on the Hotel Kontokali Bay where water sports and an entertainment programme complement gorgeous guest rooms. Set your own pace. Find the cheapest late deals to Kontokali leaving in the next six weeks.
The beautiful Corfu Resort of Kontokali boasts an incredibly clean sand and shingle beach which is free of any weed and rubbish. The water is shallow and has been given the EU Blue Flag status which indicates that it is suitable for swimmers of all standards. Sun loungers and parasols can be hired on the beach.
The Resort of Kontokali is famous for fish as being the local speciality and you will find lots of fish Tavernas. Fresh fish and the occasional meat dishes are the focus and the standard is very high. Usually the taverna will have its own ‘dedicated’ fisherman and the menu will reflect the latest catch.
For those holidaymakers wishing to shop also, it is best to travel nearby to the neighbouring Corfu Resort Gouvia, there you will find a choice of shops selling souvenirs, jewellery and clothes. For high quality designer goods at bargain prices try the leather warehouse, located on the road to Dassia.
Out & About in Kontokali
With a regular bus service running from Kontokali Resort, a day or afternoon spent in Corfu Town is an attractive option. Wander through the Venetian Old Town, past Byzantine churches and shuttered buildings. At the city’s heart is the Spianada, this area has a distinctly French feel, with its elegant row of cafés and manicured gardens. Here you can sip a coffee and watch a cricket game, as they still play on the green in the Spianada another mark of Corfu’s veritable cosmopolitan character.
Transfer time to Kontolaki from the airport is approximately 30 minutes.
Resorts in Corfu
Aghios Ioannis, Benitses, Corfu Town, Dassia, Ipsos, Kavos, Kontokali, Corfu Moraitika, Paleocastritsa, Roda, Sidari, St George,
Accommodation in Kontokali
Kontokali Bay Hotel 5*