Aghios Georgios North Deals

Aghios Georgios to the north

Aghios Georgios holidays will cause a little confusion as there are two Aghios Georgios’ on the Greek island of Corfu, one on the northwest coast and the other on the southwest.

The Aghios Georgios to the north of the island is commonly known as San George and is practically a stress free zone, the wonderful curved bay and soft sandy beach that slopes gently into the calm waters of the Ionian Sea offers the ideal place to relax and unwind. The surrounding hillside offers stunning views over the bay and adjacent olive groves. Being slightly off the usual tourist track, holidays in Aghios Georgios North are wonderfully peaceful and rarely get overcrowded.

The wide, gently sloping beach attracts families and couples looking for some relaxation and tranquillity, the locals are very welcoming with tavernas and cafes offering fresh fish dishes and local specialities, the bars offer family friendly hospitality, with nightlife on Aghios Georgios holidays being very tame, head to nearby Sidari for something a little livelier.

There are water sports available, the soft breezes make wind surfing a popular choice, or hire a canoe and explore the hidden coves along the shoreline. Walking and cycling give the opportunity to probe the surrounding countryside and perhaps enjoy a picnic under the shade of the olive groves or pencil straight cypress trees, or stroll along the cliff tops and enjoy the panoramic views of the bay and Ionian Sea.

Accommodation ranges from self catering apartments, private houses and small welcoming hotels. Shopping is also laid back and minimal; mini markets are interspersed by a few gift shops and several supermarkets. If it’s peace, quiet and relaxation you are looking for, with the chance to unwind and leave the stresses of the outside world behind, Aghios Georgios North is the place for you. You can book cheap holidays to Aghios Georgios at

Currency: Euro

Language: Greek

Time Difference: GMT +2

Religion: Greek Orthodox

And also to the south!

Aghios Georgios holidays can also take you further south and to a well developed resort with stunning blue flag beaches, ideal for children with sand dunes to explore; a small lake and hidden coves. The surrounding countryside of lush green olive groves gives a spectacular chance to see the stunning scenery while on holidays in Aghios Georgios; enjoy a walk or cycle through the natural beauty of this resort. Visit the old Byzantine Fort at nearby Gardiki, or take a day trip into Corfu Town with its wonderful mix of old and new cultures. Water sports are a favourite with those who have the energy to leave the relaxing sands behind for a while with paragliding, waterskiing and snorkelling being particularly popular on Aghios Georgios holidays. Boat trips from the beach will take you along the shoreline and offer a wonderful opportunity to see the stunning Corfu coastline.

There are plenty of restaurants and bars to choose from with Greek tavernas offering their own speciality dishes, many of which can be found close to the beach. The nightlife on Aghios Georgios holidays in the south is probably best described as gentle with a couple of discos if you fancy them, but for the serious nightlife you’ll need to head into nearby Kavos. There’s a wide range of accommodation to choose from, with family friendly hotels offering two to five star board options in modern surroundings. So if you’re looking for a relaxing holiday, great beaches and just enough nightlife to keep you entertained on an evening then, Aghios Georgios South could be just the place for you. You can book cheap holidays to Aghios Georgios at