Look no further than Arillas...
This small laid back village is in the still, unspoilt north-west region of Corfu. With its sandy beach, excellent tavernas, stunning sunsets and friendly locals, its the ideal resort for families or couples to relax and unwind.
Away from mass tourism, the very friendly resort of Arillas is the perfect place to completely relax and wind down. If you like sandy beaches, crystal clear seas, beautiful countryside, fauna and flora, magnificent sunsets, a good choice of tavernas serving a variety of dishes and the most hospitable friendly people, then Arillas is for you.
A holiday in Arillas is perfect for everyone - families with children, couples, even if you holiday on your own, you will be made to feel most welcome.
Evenings in Arillas are focused on the many family run tavernas. There are a few cocktail bars which offer some entertainment. Greek evenings are often held, where everyone is encouraged to join in.
Water sports are available for the more energetic and boat hire.
There are several shops in Arillas. Mini-markets, bakeries, gift shops which sell everything from clothes to jewellery and local crafts. There is also a travel agency where excursions and local cruises can be booked. For more information about Arillas visit www.arillas.com
Visit www.arillas-bliss.com and click on Vitual Tour to take a tour around the village. See the many inviting tavernas, the shops, the beach and the wonderful views.
Arillas is approximately 35km from Corfu Town and the airport.
The views from Afionas are some of the most outstanding in Corfu. Views of Arillas and the wonderful sunsets on one side of the headland and the view looking down onto Agios Georgios bay on the other.
The beautiful village has white-wash houses decorated with an array of colourful flowers, narrow streets, a small craft shop, a bell tower and some excellent tavernas. For more information about Afionas visit www.agiosgeorgios.co.uk
From Afionas you can walk to the beautiful, secluded Porto Timoni beaches.
Another unspoilt, quiet resort which has a beautiful long sandy beach. The few shops, tavernas, apartment and hotels sprawl behind the beach road. For more information see www.agiosgeorgios.co.uk and www.agiosgeorgiospagi-bliss.com/photo-gallery.php
San Stefanos is also a small resort with a long wide beach. From it's harbour you can take a boat trip to the distant islands. http://agiosstefanos-bliss.com/index.php
For a change, Sidari is a popular resort which offers night life, a long sandy beach, many shops and places to eat. It is is approximately 15km away from Villa Theia.
ACTIVITIES NEAR ARILLAS
- Water sports www.san-stefano.gr
- Boat hire www.san-stefano.gr
- Aqualand Water Park One of Europe's largest water parks offers a great day out. www.aqualand-corfu.com
- Horse Riding www.san-stefano.gr
- A 30 minute drive away is the Corfu Golf Club. This 18-hole course has been praised by many as one of golf players best kept secrets in Europe. www.corfugolfclub.com/index.php?page_lang=129&mpage=53
- Walking www.marengowalks.com/corfubk
Thinking of getting married in Corfu? Please speak to Noula at http://www.san-stefano.gr/weddings.php
Villa Theia supports local charity C.A.R.E [Corfu Animal Rescue Establishment] ... they are in desperate need of funds at the moment. Any donation would be greatly appreciated ... www.carecorfu.com/home.html
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