Where to stay around Corfu?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 997 holiday lettings near Corfu. From 479 villas to 281 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Corfu for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Corfu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Corfu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Old Fortress: 1,457 holiday lettings
  • Corfu City Hall: 1,431 holiday lettings
  • Saint Spyridon Church: 1,431 holiday lettings
  • Spianada Square: 1,450 holiday lettings
  • Corfu Archaeological Museum: 1,434 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Corfu listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Corfu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 479 villas in Corfu. Our other popular types of Corfu holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 281 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 164 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 29 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Corfu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 558 holiday homes with pool available in Corfu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Corfu City, Greece, Your Home Away From Home

    Corfu City is the largest settlement and capital of the island of Corfu; it is also the overall capital of the Ionian Islands. The city lies on the east coast of the island of Corfu and although very close to Albania, comes under the administration of Greece. Your holidays in Corfu City will be spent in an area that is already very popular with tourists: in fact, the Old Town of the small city has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site and the architecture and two castles are always a real draw. Whilst there are many hotels in the area, the popularity of self catering accommodation in Corfu City appears to be increasing exponentially year on year. This is because people love the sense of freedom that can be enjoyed through your own well-equipped home away from home.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Corfu City, Greece

    The small city has plenty to keep you busy, during your holidays in Corfu City, as does the wider island. You will never be too hard pushed to find a good beach in the local area and then you can enjoy activities such as swimming, sailing, scuba diving, jet skiing, pleasure boat cruises, wind surfing and even hire a pedalo for a couple of hours. There are some great walks to discover throughout the area and a trip to the local tourist information office will help you to discover which are the most interesting and rewarding. Other activities available include golf, tennis, fishing, canoeing, cycling and horse riding.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Corfu City, Greece

    There are a few tourist attractions to catch within Corfu City itself and the most popular include the twin fortresses of the town, The Mon Repos Palace, the Archaeological Museum of Corfu (which is ideal if you are keen to find out more about the interesting past of this settlement and the island of Corfu in general) and examples of Venetian architecture across the Old Town. It is always a good idea to have your own car for your time on the island. This way you can explore the charming coastal towns and can easily cover the island in a day or two.

    Weather in Corfu City, Greece

    You can look forward to a great Mediterranean climate during your holidays in Corfu City. This means that it stays mild throughout the whole year and average temperatures range from around 13 degrees Celsius in January and rise to a very warm 31 degrees in July. The summer months are relatively dry, however, the rest of the year is actually quite wet, with around 46 inches of precipitation per year.

    Travel to Corfu City, Greece

    When looking to make travel arrangements to your self catering accommodation in Corfu City, there is a very busy airport for you to rely upon: Corfu International Airport (CFU). Several airlines fly here from the UK and these include Monarch, Jet2.com, Easyjet, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways. From UK departure points such as Newcastle (NCL), Edinburgh (EDI), Bournemouth (BOH), East Midlands (EMA), Manchester (MAN) and many London airports.

    Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Corfu Town

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Corfu Town is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Corfu Public Garden (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Mouse Island (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Dassia Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Pelekas Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Glyfada Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Myrtiotissa Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)