Corfu Guide

Points of Interest Nearby

Explore Corfu

Rich in history and culture, and surrounded by beautiful landscapes and beaches, you’ll never be short of things to discover during your stay here in Corfu. “Villa Eden” and “A piece of paradise” are secluded away from the busy town and tourist areas, yet close enough to enjoy everything about the island. It is highly recommended to rent a vehicle or scooter to get to and from the property.

Paleokastritsa 20'

One of the island’s hotspots for both daytime excitement and nightlife, Paleokastritsa is a village located in northwestern Corfu. From ancient Greek mythology, the bay is believed to be where Odysseus disembarked and met Nausicaa for the first time. The monastery dates back to 1225 and features a museum inside.

There are all kinds of shops, super-markets, restaurants, bars, and cafes on the beach and within the area. At night, this village transforms into a popular hub for music, dancing and entertainment.

Agios Georgios Pagon 35'

Drive along the picturesque northwest coast of Corfu and you’ll find the beautiful resort of Agios Georgios Pagon. Here, you will find a fluffy golden sand beach and the breathtaking waters of the Ionian sea. This popular village is filled with restaurants and cafes which serve during the day, and transform into entertaining hubs in the evening. Embrace local culture, as some of the Mediterranean restaurants offer performances and invite patrons to join in on traditional Greek dancing.

Corfu Town 20'

The central place for shopping and nightlife, Corfu Town is the main hub of the island where you can find modern stores and services, as well as quaint cultural gems and treasures made by local artisans. Filled with restaurants, cafes, and bars, you can easily spend a full day or two enjoying fine cuisine and exploring the historic city, its shops, markets, and museums.

Choose from a wide range of site-seeing options such as a tour busses which stop at the famous landmarks, including the Old Fortress, and famous churches and cathedrals. There are both self-guided and guided walking tours, biking tours, and tours specific for history or dining.


Villa Eden is situated near the village of Ano Korakiana. The historic settlement dates back to Medieval times when it was first inhabited, and maintains a lot of traditional aspects of that time period. Notable, wealthy families populated the village, and many of the well-preserved houses feature fine details of the 18th century.

Ano Korakiana is characterized by narrow streets and stone houses with Corfiot architecture. Around, there are over 37 historic churches and chapels, as well as few small shops, bakeries, and cafes catering to both locals and tourists. Though Korakiana area is away from tourist areas, it is popular for private villa rentals which cater to those wishing for a quiet vacation.

Renowned for its culinary art, Etrusco Restaurant shares its passion for gastronomy. Just within a few minutes driving down to Dassia, the restaurant provides a warm and friendly environment, with a selection of unique culinary dishes

Among Numerous Other Beaches And Bays

Barbati Beach 15 minutes from Villa Eden

Barbarti Beach 15'

White pebbles leading into crystal clear blue waters make Barbati Beach the perfect place to spend a day in the sun. Situated a short drive from the property, the public beach has several taverns serving local cuisine and delicious drinks. Sun loungers and umbrellas are available for hire, or you can set up a blanket and beach towels. There are many water-sport activities including jet skis and boats for hire.

Dassia beach close to villa eden

Dasia Beach 5'

Dassia was one of the first Greek villages to be developed into a resort. Awarded for cleanliness, the 200m stretched beach is flat with sand and pebbles, clear water, and view of the Albania and Greek mainland coast. Drink and dine at one of the taverns by the beach. Activities like bike rentals, and water-sports, scuba-diving, and paragliding will keep the family busy all day.

Kerasia Beach close to villa eden

Kerasia Beach 40'

Many travellers say that Kerasia is the most beautiful beach in Corfu. The secluded bay is nestled within a luscious mountainous setting, with clear turquoise water and creamy white pebbles. A scenic drive along the coast from Corfu Town brings you to Kerasia, located roughly a 40 min drive from Villa Eden. You can spend the day snorkelling around the hidden coves and discover all the aquatic life. Several beach-front taverns offer local food and beverages for when you need a break from the hot Greek sun.


Sigtseeing Opportunities