Holiday rentals at Kassiopi are on the exclusive northeast coast of the island of Corfu. Set beneath olive groves on the hillside above and close to a beautiful beach, it is just an hour by boat or bus from Corfu Town.
The beautiful coves and beaches are the main reason visitors choose to stay in holiday villas in Kassiopi. It has become very popular with families and offers good restaurants and plenty to see and do. Sunbathing, swimming and relaxing in such stunning surroundings make this a perfect sunshine vacation destination. Tavernas are scattered along the many coves offering good food, drinks, friendly conversation and a pleasant nightlife. Sample the Greek meze and the local drinks of ouzo and retsina. Visit the small fishing harbour and see the fishing boats coming in or walk around the headland to nearby beaches. Boat trips are available to other remote beaches or take a fishing trip or a snorkeling expedition. You can even hire your own self-drive boat and explore the island’s coastline from the sea.
Corfu Town, also known as Kerkira, is a delightful Venetian style capital of the island.
The famous village of Kalami is just 10-15 minutes from Kassiopi holiday rentals and offers a cluster of quiet secluded coves. Benitses is a traditional fishing village about 46km south of Kassiopi holiday rentals. It has a lush green valley fed by local springs which become refreshing rivers. Nymphes is another must-do village with wells and waterfalls which led to many legends of water nymphs in this area. Sample the local fruits at the Agricultural Co-op or visit the nearby monastery at Askitario.
Holiday rentals in Kassiopi enjoy hot sunny summers with zero rainfall, and mild showery winters. It can be very hot in August when temperatures reach an average 32°C (90°F). Spring and autumn offer pleasant daytime highs of around 25-28°C (77-82°F). Winter months average highs of 14-16°C (57-61°F) with overnight temperatures dropping to around 6°C (43°F) with rain showers. The island has almost no rainfall from April to September.
The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Kassiopi is Corfu (CFU) airport which is about 36km away. Transfers by bus, hire car or taxi take about 50 minutes to make the journey northwards along the coast road. There is a taxi rank and a bus station right outside the terminal. This busy airport has regular cut-price flights from the UK with EasyJet, Flybe, Jet 2 and Ryanair, making it very affordable and easy to reach. Ferries connect Corfu with Venice, Ancona, Bari, Brindisi in Italy and various other Mediterranean ports.