Corfu beaches

Corfu beaches

With clean water and surrounded by lush greenery, beaches in Corfu attract many visitors every summer. Paleokastritsa is the most famous beach resort, while other nice Corfu beaches include Agios Gordis, Pelekas and Glyfada. Many Corfu beaches are organized and lined up with hotels, seaside restaurants, water sports centers, and beach bars. You will find below a list with the best beaches in Corfu island.

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Guide to 57 beaches

Discover our guide to 57 beautiful Corfu beaches. They are all presented with detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Corfu. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.

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Location: 23 km north west of Corfu Town
Description: Paleokastritsa is the most famous and probably most picturesque beach resort of the island. Huge, green cliffs surround the coast and many sea caves can be visited by boat around Paleokastritsa.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Diving Club, Water sports

    2 reviews   121 photos   

Location: 19 km south west of Corfu Town
Description: The beach of Agios Gordios is one of the most popular beaches in Corfu. The sandy beach is surrounded by impressive rock formations, much greenery and tourist facilities.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised

    3 reviews   53 photos   

Location: 16 km west of Corfu Town
Description: One of the most popular and beautiful beaches of the island, Glyfada is west of Corfu Town. The large surface of fine sand is surrounded by tree-covered cliffs.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Party, Water sports

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Location: 17 km west of Corfu Town
Description: The beach owns its name to the beautiful Monastery of Virgin Mary Myrtiotissa which is located just above it. It is an unorganised beach, totally unspoiled and unofficially nudist.

Type: Sandy, Partly Organized, Nudism Friendly

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Location: 22 km north of Corfu Town
Description: Nissaki is among the most beautiful beaches in Corfu. A lovely shore with soft sand and rock formations around, this picturesque spot has amazing blue green water.

Type: Pebbled, Family Friendly, Diving Club

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Location: 36 km north west of Corfu Town
Description: The famous coves of Canal d'Amour are situated at the west of Sidari, on the northern side of the island. It is one of the most impressive and photographed spots of Corfu.

Type: Pebbled, Organised

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Location: 40 km north west of Corfu Town
Description: This is a small bay with sandy shore and clean water. It is located on the north western side of the island.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised

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Location: 32 km south of Corfu Town
Description: Issos is a magnificent beach located on the southern side of Corfu. The endless seashore with golden sand and crystalline waters makes a magnificent beach.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Partly Organized, Secluded, Windsurfing

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Location: 37 km north west of Corfu Town
Description: Acharavi is situated on the northern tip of Corfu island. It is a long, sandy beach and it is particularly suitable for couples and families.

Type: Pebbled, Family Friendly, Partly Organized, Diving Club

    1 reviews   66 photos   

Location: 15 km north west of Corfu Town
Description: The long, thin beach has a road that runs along the back of it. Behind the road there are gift shops, minimarkets, bars and cafes.

Type: Pebbled, Family Friendly, Organised, Party

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