The 5-star Kontokali Bay Resort is a bungalow complex on the east coast of Corfu just 6km from Corfu Town and a 25-minute drive from the island’s international airport. It occupies a beautiful position on a natural incline, surrounded by pine and cypress trees, as well colourful bougainvilleas, overlooking the Ionian sea that separates the island from the Greek mainland, for the perfect relaxing Greek-island holiday, with amenities that also cater for the family.
All the rooms at the Kontokali – in the main building or bungalows – are light and airy, and freshly decorated in neutral tones with clean tiled floors, rich wood furniture, colourful throws, and bright drapes. They all boast a balcony with sea view, generous amenities including flat-screen TVs, fresh flowers, fruit baskets, hair dryer, tea and coffee-making facilities, toiletries, complimentary bottle of wine, bathrobes and slippers.
Corfu is the perfect island water sports, including water skiing, paragliding, wake boarding, scuba diving and sailing which are all on offer just a stone’s throw from the hotel. There’s also tennis, a fitness room, horse riding, golf and table tennis, and squash if you prefer to exercise on dry land. The hotel’s also well-equipped for children, with a kids village with playroom, outdoor playground and pool, as well as daytime activities on offer, such as drawing, children’s theatre, sports and games.
Tuck into a delicious buffet breakfast at the hotel’s main restaurant, Horizon; daily lunchtime barbecued fish and meat dishes cooked to order, as well as Greek dishes, salads and a dessert buffet at the Akti beach tavern. There’s also an a la carte option at the Asterias Restaurant, and an a la carte lunch menu served at the Albatros beach/lounge restaurant.