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Angsana Corfu is a new-to-the-scene upscale resort, which opened in June 2021

Angsana Corfu is a new-to-the-scene upscale resort, which opened in June 2021, offering stunning sweeping views over the twinkling Benitses bay. Situated a twenty-minute drive from Corfu town, it combines the best of slick Asian-inspired design with a blissful infinity pool, a private beach club and 37 secluded pool villas. Wellness is at its core with an impressive gym and spa, as well as fantastic family-friendly facilities. Angsana Corfu is even open year round!

The chic, cliff edge resort, with magnificent views of the Ionian Sea and surrounding lush mountainous landscape, is located just 12km from the international airport of Corfu and 14km from the city’s port, near the quaint fishing village of Benitses. From its location, to the excellent facilities, Angsana Corfu offers the perfect setup for a multigenerational stay. Guests will find a well-equipped kids’ club and activity offerings for teenagers, the opulent Angsana spa for the adults, the Ionian beach club and of course, a great range of dining options to suit all the family.

Family-friendly leisure facilities

At Angsana Corfu, kids have their place to be themselves. As part of the Angsana global collection of hotels, Angsana Corfu has a Ranger’s Kids club, which hosts kids aged 4-12 years old. The Rangers’ Kids Club aims to immerse children in an educational adventure that will encourage their overall development and communication skills. It is a dedicated house equipped with an outdoor kid’s swimming pool, where they can reside happily during their days, as well as mingle with others whilst enjoying swimming lessons. The programme is designed to give kids the opportunity to develop their five senses through a huge array of activities that help them learn about nature, and appreciate and care for their environment. Professional educators and entertainers will enrich and curate the day. Options on offer include kite-making, origami, craft, painting, cookie making, jewellery-making, sports games, cycling, nature walks and supervised free play. Laid out across 200sqm, this awesome playground and kid’s entertainment centre will occupy young guests for hours.

For older kids and adults, there is an inviting infinity outdoor pool located at the heart of the resort, with far reaching sea views and blue skies blending together into a hue of blue. Comfortable loungers, sunbeds and umbrellas are placed around the pool and the Sunrise Pool Bar offers cocktails and healthy snacks, both poolside and waterside on a wooden deck crossing the pool’s waters. There is also an indoor swimming pool for cooler months overlooking the infinity of the blue waters and the mountains of mainland Greece. Guests may choose to enjoy the state-of-the-art gym, private fitness lessons, the outdoor yoga pavilion, and water sports on the beach.

Accommodation

The resort’s exclusive collection of rooms, suites and pool villas each provide spacious, stylish and ambient décor and complete privacy ideal for families. These range from spacious Grand Rooms with either King or Twin beds, Seaview Suites and a range of 1-3 bedroom Private Pool Villas. There is an impressive Ionian Seaview 4-bedroom Pool Villa, suitable for larger families, offering a private pool and a mesmerising sea view.

Dining

Explore a range of gastronomic options with three signature restaurants, seven bars and outdoor terraces boasting panoramic breath-taking sea views of the picturesque Corfiot countryside. From Asian cuisine and sushi to the famed Greek delicacies and tasty international favourites.

At Sofrito, guests can experience Corfu on a plate and indulge in the best of Greek cuisine, with its premium olive oil, seafood and meat. For those looking for a wellness kick, the Juice Bar is located at the indoor pool level, serving fresh juices, fruits, Greek yogurt and energy smoothies. Guests can also experience dining under the stars at the rooftop lounge bar or dine facing the water at the resort’s beach club. Angsana Corfu also offers a series of unique ‘destination dining’ experiences, including an incredible mountain picnic and a romantic, private beach dinner for two.

What’s more, guests can also take part in cooking classes, under the guidance of the resort’s culinary team and discover their inner chef whilst learning to produce authentic dishes. Suitable for all ages, this experience can be enjoyed by families looking for fun and educational activities to remember together.

Spa

Spas have always been a signature of the Angsana properties and this resort is no exception. Guests can enjoy invigorating massages and rejuvenating therapies at the award-winning Angsana Spa, offering 16 treatment rooms including single and double rooms featuring Jacuzzi facilities and five outdoor spa pavilions. The spacious destination spa and gym offers a menu of over 50 spa treatments and wellness programmes focusing on yoga, fitness, vitality and healthy living.

News for 2022

There will be the opening of Vertigo rooftop bar on 11 June 2022, which will be the first Vertigo bar in Europe after the success of the Vertigo bars in Asia. It will be the place to be on the island, with Asian fusion bites and signature cocktails, allowing guests to enjoy breath-taking views from the highest venue of the property accompanied by live entertainment. The opening hours will be between the late afternoon into the late evening, providing guests the chance to immerse themselves in the exclusive experience.

The carefully prepared international fine cuisine will present innovative cooking techniques with unique ingredients infusing each dish, such as macrobiotics and hyper-local ingredients. For those looking to enjoy a light bar snack, Vertigo offers recommended bar bites to pair with signature beverages.

Corfu

Corfu offers something to suit everyone; from secluded beaches reached by boat, to Mediterranean hills and forests, archaeological sites and the amazing UNESCO World Heritage Old Town – with its mix of Venetian, Turkish, French, British, Italian and German architecture.

Explore the Corfiot coastline and its beaches with a day trip from north to south, giving you the exclusive opportunity to bask in the richness of nature. Enjoy the freedom of driving your own boat out into the sea, and take things at your own pace. Surrounded by crystal clear waters, spot flamingos within the Natura site as well as secret water caves only accessible by sea. This adventure also allows you to snorkel and swim – the perfect activity to discover more about the landscape and geology. End the day at the beach with an impressive sunset surrounded by your family.

If you are looking for something different and suitable for ages, catch a ride on a Skyrian pony into the mystical forest and arrive at the Equine Centre not far from Angsana Corfu resort. Here you have the option to enjoy yoga, ‘healing with horses’ and riding lessons. There is also the opportunity to ride on the beach or mountains if you would like to explore a change of scenery. All of the activities on offer cater to different ages and ability, making this trip an ideal family excursion

For further information, or to book, visit www.angsana.com/en/greece/corfu

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