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Kavos Holidays

Summers in Kavos are perfect for wild nights and sandy beach days. Prefer to relax? You can discover Kavos’ charm and tranquillity in the off-season.

Destination highlights

  • The party capital of Corfu

  • Hot, wild summers

  • Budget-friendly hotels

  • Peaceful in the off-season

What are the best beaches in Kavos?

You’ll likely want to travel around a bit on beach holidays to Kavos, because the whole south coast of Corfu will be within easy reach. This means you’ll have access to loads of great spots, starting with these:

  • Kavos Beach – a party beach offering every kind of watersport by day, with lively bars and clubs come nightfall.

  • Skaloma Beach – a calm, sandy beach which is a favourite on family holidays to Kavos, offering views of the mainland on clear days.

  • Paralia Kanoula – home to golden sands for sunbathing, or you can grab a snorkel and get close to loads of colourful creatures.

  • Arkoudilas Beach – a swimmer's paradise tucked away at the foot of a cliff, where the sea is deep and clear.

  • Gardenos Beach – an unspoiled beach with a laidback vibe and two lovely tavernas where you can mingle with the locals.

  • Paralia Chalikounas – a stretch of sand situated a little further up the island, but the flamingos at the nearby lagoon make it well worth a trip.

What are the top hotels in Kavos?

If you’re planning a wild summer Kavos holiday, then you’ll love all the buzzing hotels, plus they're budget-friendly. If you prefer something quieter then don't worry - the very same places can offer a much calmer experience out of season, so consider the time of year when choosing your stay. These are our favourites for all kinds of holidays:

  • Ekati Mare Boutique Resort & Suites - a stylish hotel perfect for snapping those luxury holiday pics, recently kitted out with gorgeous white décor.

  • Island Beach - an adults-only escape on the beach that’s perfect for party people in the summer, or the calmer crowd out of season.

  • Ionian Sea View Hotel - our top pick for families, with lovely views from the large pool and your private balcony.

  • Sun n Chill - aside from the obvious sunning and chilling between the olive groves, this hotel also provides a variety of modern apartments to suit every traveller.

  • Yianetta Hotel Apartments - keep things simple at this comfortable hotel outside of town, equipped with all the holiday staples for an amazing price.

  • Morfeas Hotel - party amongst the palm trees at this hotel where you’ll find DJ sets by the pool throughout the summer.

  • Mediterranean Blue - for a quieter break on the outskirts of town, you can’t beat this affordable and friendly hotel - plus, it's one of the best in the area for disabled access.

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Weather in Kavos

























While your 2023 holidays to Kavos are likely to be planned around the party season, you’ll be pleased to know that the hot and dry summer goes on for many months. This also means that late spring and early autumn are both great times to visit and beat the crowds. The winter stays mild too, but the chance of rainfall is quite high.

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How long does it take to fly to Kavos?

Flights from the UK to Corfu take around three hours, followed by a transfer via car to Kavos.

What’s the time difference between the UK and Kavos?

The local time in Kavos is two hours ahead of the UK.

What currency do they use in Kavos?

The official currency used in Kavos is the Euro.

What language do they speak in Kavos?

The official language of Kavos is Greek.