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Glyfada

Glyfada is a popular beach on the west coast of Corfu, roughly in line with the airport. The beach is surrounded by rocky, tree covered hill side, has soft golden sand and beautiful clear water and a selection of water sports so it’s easy to see why it’s popular.

Halikounas

Halikounas, often called Chalikounas, is a vast sandy beach on the south west coast of Corfu, right on the edge of Lake Korisson. The beach has soft golden sand with some rocks. There are a couple of tavernas, one at the start and one around the middle.

Ipsos

Ipsos is a narrow but very long sand beach with pebbles in places. With shallow and calm water, Ipsos is great for children and with water sports available and bars, shops and cafes lining the road that runs behind the beach adults will like it here too.

Kalamaki

Kalamaki is a large sandy beach on the north east corner of Corfu. It’s in the bay of Apraos and that’s why it’s sometimes referred to as Apraos beach. There are multiple tavernas around the middle of the beach serving food and drinks to keep you refreshed.

Kavos

Kavos beach is a 2km stretch of sand on the south coast, it’s on the edge of Kavos town and for that reason it’s ideal for the 18-30 crowd, it offers water sports including jet ski, banana boat and doughnut rings as well as other activities like bungee jumping.

Large Nissaki

Large Nissaki lies slightly north east of small Nissaki on the east coast, it’s a long but fairly narrow shingle and pebble beach. There's sun loungers with trendy seating, table service for your food and drink and water sports to keep everyone entertained.

Agios Georgios Pagon

The sandy beach at Agios Georgios in the north of the island is long and wide, particularly in the middle. It offers all the facilities you need like umbrellas and sunbeds to hire, water sports like jet skis, paragliding, banana boats, canoes and wind surfing.

Paleokastritsa

Paleokastritsa is a fairly small bay belonging to the village of the same name in the north west of Corfu. It's a popular resort so the beach gets packed in the summer months but it also means it has everything including sunbeds, tavernas, water sports and more.

Agios Georgios South

Agios Georgios South is a long sandy beach on the south west coast and is surrounded by olive groves. There's a full set of facilities here including sunbeds and umbrellas to hire, water sports, toilets, changing facilities and tavernas.

Pelekas

Pelekas beach is large and sandy and never feels over crowded. It has calm waters that stay shallow a fair way out making it great for kids as they can safely build sandcastles, dig a hole in the sand or play in the shallow waters without fear of it suddenly dropping off.

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