Find a perfect sunshine villa break in Corfu
Does it get any better than a Greek Island getaway? With its plethora of sandy beaches, fascinating historic relics and charming resorts like Agios Ioannis, Corfu holidays are hard to beat. The idyllic isle is surrounded by crystal clear waters and easily one of our favourites for a luxury villa escape. As well as family-friendly properties with swimming pools, we’ve got plenty of picks for larger groups. Visiting Corfu with your other half? Stay in a one-bed villa with its own private plunge pool and epic vistas of the Ionian Sea.
You could also enjoy some peace and quiet in a whitewashed villa surrounded by tranquil olive groves. Prefer to be close to the action? Browse our holiday villas in Corfu Town to find options with five-star amenities and locations within striking distance of numerous bars and clubs. In addition to relaxing poolside or sipping cocktails at sunset from your villa’s terrace, you’ll have heaps of incredible day trip options to enjoy in Corfu. Uncover ancient ruins with mythical links or embark on private boat trips to beautiful beaches scattered along the coast of Corfu.
Fly to Corfu and prepare for the ultimate relaxing break. Forget package holidays and explore Corfu from the comfort of your own private villa. Discover options for all group sizes at locations across this blissful island in Greece, from beachside properties to traditional homes tucked away in the hills. Need a hand choosing? Our friendly customer advisor team are on hand to help you uncover the Corfu villa of your dreams.
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Villa holidays provide the perfect combination of affordability and comfort. Villa holidays are often much cheaper than staying in hotels, allowing you to enjoy the flexibility of self-catering accommodation without spending a fortune. You can choose from a wide selection of villas, all of which offer spacious living areas and fully-equipped kitchens. You'll have the perfect space to relax and unwind without relying on the extra charges and amenities of a hotel.
A villa and a hotel are both popular vacation lodging choices, but there are some key differences that set them apart. Villas offer more in the way of privacy and seclusion, with spacious rooms, dedicated outdoor areas, and larger kitchens allowing for relaxed in-home meals and entertainment. Moreover, villas are often located in residential areas, with access to the local community and amenities. In contrast, hotels offer a more traditional and convenient lodging experience.
The best time to visit Corfu is during the months of May and June when temperatures are mild and the island is in full bloom.
Popular areas to stay on holiday include Glyfada, Dassia, and Sidari for those looking for stunning beaches and plenty of activities, and Kassiopi, Acharavi and Kavos for those looking for a lively beach party atmosphere.
To get to Corfu from the UK, you can fly from major UK airports like London Heathrow direct to Corfu International Airport (CFU). Other airports offering direct flights include Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol. Alternatively, you can make a stopover at Athens International Airport (ATH) and then take a connecting flight to Corfu. Once you arrive at Corfu Airport, you can take a taxi, bus or hire car for onward transfers to your ultimate destination.
The currency used in Corfu is the Euro (EUR).
The time difference between the UK and Corfu is two hours ahead.
The official language spoken in Corfu is Greek. English is widely spoken in resorts and other popular tourist areas.
Corfu is a stunning island with a variety of things to do and see. Some popular attractions include swimming in crystal-clear Mediterranean waters, sampling traditional Greek cuisine, exploring breathtaking landscape, and visiting historic sites, such as the Old Town in Corfu Town or Achilleion Palace with its beautiful gardens. Visitors to Corfu should also visit stunning beaches like Kavos, Sidari and Agios Gordios for sun-filled activities.
Corfu is filled with traditional Greek dishes and international cuisine. Visitors will find a variety of local seafood and welcome plates of mezedes to be enjoyed with the full range of Greek wines, beers and spirits. Delicious Greek coffee and frappes can also be found throughout the island.
Corfu has some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. The white, pebbly and sandy beaches, as well as the crystal-clear waters, allow visitors to relax and sunbathe in perfect surroundings. An array of beach activities are also available, such as water sports, boat trips and beachside bars.
Flexible with where you stay in Greece? Expand your search area and take your pick of gorgeous holiday homes in the following destinations, from sleepy islands to bustling beach resorts.