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Friday - Light Cloud
Minimum: 14C, Wind Direction: East North Easterly
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Saturday - Sunny
Maximum: 21C, Minimum: 13C
Wind: 5mph Easterly, Visibility: Very Good, Sunrise: 07:36 EEST, Sunset: 18:07 EEST
Sunday - Sunny
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Wind: 4mph North Easterly, Visibility: Very Good, Sunrise: 06:38 EEST, Sunset: 17:06 EEST

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CORFU Probably the most famous of the Ionian Islands, Corfu has a history steeped in legend, literature and art. It is also one of the most beautiful holiday destinations in Greece attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors in search of glorious sandy beaches and magnificent open waters. It follows that the primary activities around the island tend to relate to the coastline and this has led to the second largest of the Ionians becoming a magnet for private yachts and charter companies. Central to all this marine activity is the magnificent Gouvina Marina, Greece’s first privately owned facility of its kind. Situated about 6km from the town of Corfu and only 7km from the airport the marina nestles in a harbour that has served as a naval station and shipyard since the 17th century when it was recognised by seamen as being a natural link between the Mediterranean and the Adriatic. Today the well organised marina offers the highest standard marine services and facilities one could expect. It has a total capacity of 1235 berths, permanent and floating pontoons, and dry dock facilities for around 520 boats. Moorings are available for vessels up to 80 meters long and with 5.5 meters draught, for short or long term periods. Gouvina is open all year round on a 24/7 basis. The true wonder of Corfu is that the beaches are sailing are equally matched by the inland areas. Lush exotic landscapes give way to iconic Geek towns and villages. Breathtaking ruins and ancient monuments are complimented by wonderful museums and galleries. There are wonderful parks and family attractions. It is home to the world famous Jersey Zoo, once home to the late best-selling author Gerald Durrell. The town centres are vibrant and friendly filled with bustling markets and quiet squares where the ouzo flows and the food is wholesome and fresh. All this and some of the very best weather in the Med. A truly magical place Corfu may have seen a tourist boom since the sixties and seventies but against the odds it has maintained its natural charm and grace and remains one of the best family holiday destinations in the world.
Comments (59)
25/01/2016 @ 10:23 am
Check Rolandos Car hire Corfu website for quality car hire in Corfu island with excellent service and cars.
03/08/2014 @ 4:22 pm
We love the bistro restaurant in gouvia . Great food at low cost . Thanks
23/07/2014 @ 8:48 am
Rex restaurant . Brilliant . Just brilliant . Thanks
15/06/2014 @ 3:27 pm
You won't get much better value for your money than at bistro Bioleau . Lobster , steak and wine . Good stuff
20/05/2014 @ 8:02 am
Boileau restaurant . The best steak I had for some time .
18/05/2014 @ 4:51 pm
Rex restaurant . Love this place , you won't be dissatisfied . Quality .
13/05/2014 @ 6:30 pm
Bistro Boileau . Will be very happy to return to this fabulous unpretentious restaurant . Fantastic food of a high standard at very very reasonable prices . Love this place . Honest and no frills .
20/11/2013 @ 5:58 pm
rex restaurant ıs the best
17/10/2013 @ 3:38 pm
Rex restaurant is pretty fantastic thanks .
09/10/2013 @ 2:33 pm
Harty's Family
Love Corfu and loved our meal in Sailing Club . Very impressive .
04/10/2013 @ 12:51 pm
Rex restaurant was superb , great spot for people watching and the food was great . Little expensive but was worth it ! Thanks Harbourguides .
01/10/2013 @ 5:19 pm
Been coming to greece years and always been difficult to get a good steak cooked to my liking . Bistro Boileau is fantastic . Good fillet cooked perfectly !
26/09/2013 @ 6:36 pm
Sailing restaurant club ! Been coming to Corfu and Greece for many years..and this place is as good as any restaurant we have ever been with no exaggeration . Thanks
26/09/2013 @ 10:47 am
Rex restaurant was great..we had good quality food here..better than we had before in Greece . Very impressed with Corfu ..but again Rex restaurant is very very good. Thanks
25/09/2013 @ 6:40 am
The bistro in Gouvia. Food was great and inexpensive . Needs some new decor.looks very tired ! Thanks.
20/09/2013 @ 7:22 pm
Tony Stead
What a absolute pleasure the Sailing Club restaurant . A friend told us of it and we forgot about it until we Shen it on your page . Little difficult to find but what a beautiful restaurant . Feels very private and exclusive .food is of a high standard . We will return before we leave . Again thanks very much .
19/09/2013 @ 11:07 pm
Gloria Weeks
Bistro boileau , was there a month ago and enjoyed some great food. Remember the steak was quality . Much appreciated .
19/09/2013 @ 7:37 pm
John Bevan
Your not going to get much better than the sailing club restaurant . Food and location both wows factor . Thanks
17/09/2013 @ 12:19 pm
Mr Jones
Sailing club restaurant . You must go. You will not be disappointed . Fabulous .
16/09/2013 @ 10:07 am
Sailing Club restaurant . Pretty special place , the wife loved it . Just metres away from some yachts and marina. Food was perfect too. Thanks
14/09/2013 @ 1:03 pm
Rex restaurant was class . But we also went to Sailing club restaurant . Fantastic . I think the standard of food in Corfu is far superior than other islands we have visited .thanks
11/09/2013 @ 4:11 pm
Boileau bistro is the best steak I've had in Greece for years...cooked to my liking and not overdone as is usually the case in Greece. And price is to low . Thanks
08/09/2013 @ 3:43 pm
Rex restaurant . Top class food and service
03/09/2013 @ 4:56 pm
Bistro Boileau was the best meal in Gouvia when we was there two weeks ago . Some very poor restaurants in Gouvia but Bistro is by far the best . Thanks
31/08/2013 @ 9:39 am
Wayne Bray
Sailing club restaurant is the best you'll get in Corfu . We been going years . Many many good restaurants including Rex restaurant but Sailing club was fantastic . Thanks
30/08/2013 @ 6:31 pm
Bistro boilou was a great great meal and so close to the marina . Quality cuisine .we have paid much more on previous occasions for food in expensive restaurants and no better than here . Thanks
29/08/2013 @ 6:41 pm
James Spielding
Sailing - Club restaurant is a must for restaurant goers ..the best meal we had in Corfu impn amazing surroundings . Thanks
28/08/2013 @ 11:39 am
Great meal at Rex restaurant the location .
27/08/2013 @ 1:16 pm
Quality meal in Bistro Boileau . Why is it so low cost ??!!
23/08/2013 @ 4:38 pm
We had the nicest time at Sailing - Club restaurant in the old castle . Wasn't easy to find and almost gave up but we prevailed and found it in the most beautiful spot !! Nest to the sea between the castle walls and facing the little marina with the yachts . Felt very exclusive . The food was superb. Thanks very very much harbourguides .
21/08/2013 @ 7:45 pm
Very enjoyable evening spent at Bistro Bioleau last weekend . Steak was great and cooked to perfection . Soon as we seen your photo it was steak for us. Thanks .
21/08/2013 @ 11:32 am
Rex restaurant , very impressed . Location is great , can feel the warmth of Cyprus town . The food and wine where of a high standard and service was impeccable . Thanks harbourguides .
19/08/2013 @ 10:00 am
Mrs Evans
We enjoyed our meal at Sailing - Club immensely . Absolutely wonderful time . Food was very very good but the views and the setting itself . Not easy to find but well worth it . You will not want to leave once there . Thanks
18/08/2013 @ 5:30 pm
Rex restaurant was very very good and nice staff .
17/08/2013 @ 8:26 am
The Sailing Club restaurant . Wonderful location and food of a high standard . This is a must for visitors wanting that special meal by the sea in the castle. Very good memories and hope to return . Thanks
16/08/2013 @ 9:03 am
Sailing - Club restaurant . I highly recommend this beautiful restaurant . Food is Corfu is very good but this was by far the best . Thanks
15/08/2013 @ 1:04 pm
No idea what to write here sorry . Had a nice meal in Bistro Boileau last weekend . Lobster and some nice starters . Thanks
13/08/2013 @ 5:16 pm
We had a lovely meal in bistro Boileau . The food was great , mushrooms and steak . Very very inexpensive . Thanks
13/08/2013 @ 1:25 pm
Had a nice meal in Rex restaurant in the Corfu town . This place is good . But we found the food better here than other Greece islands. Thanks .
13/08/2013 @ 9:05 am
Sailing club restaurant a amazing restaurant .. Very good quality and modern food in a beautiful place . Thanks
07/08/2013 @ 4:33 pm
Bistro Bioleau is the great , best in Gouvia by far . Been there many times . Best Fillet Steak and Lobster . And much lower than you would pay in UK .
06/08/2013 @ 8:38 am
What a fantastic restaurant the Sailing Club is . To seat in such a beautiful setting was special enough but for the wonderful food . Perfect perfect night .mthis is very very highly recommended .10/10
04/08/2013 @ 4:24 pm
Rex restaurant . Very classy and just what we wanted , Thanks Theo. will try the others this week. Hope catch up soon.m
02/08/2013 @ 12:19 pm
Bistro Bioleau . Food is very high standard . Dint like the wine to much but hey that's Greece. Food was very good without being pretentious . And very very low cost ! Thanks
31/07/2013 @ 1:07 pm
Mr & Mrs Simpson
Thanks again Harbourguides . We used your site for many years . My wife and I enjoyed a fabulous meal in a idyllic location . Sorry at Sailing club restaurant . Little difficult to find but what a treasure . Wonderful food and drinks facing the sea and with yachts at Mandraki harbour within the Ventian castle . This place is where we will return for our last meal . Thanks .
27/07/2013 @ 8:30 am
Sailing club restaurant was the perfect location for a romantic meal for my husband and I . Food was just perfect too . We will return . Thank you.
26/07/2013 @ 11:43 am
Great dinner in bistro Boileau , lobster fresh and cooked to perfection without any fuss !! It's just behind the marina . Thanks
25/07/2013 @ 10:44 am
Rex restaurant was superb . Everything was of a high standard . Thanks .
23/07/2013 @ 5:18 pm
Paul Breenad
Great meal in The Rex restaurant . Cheers.
23/07/2013 @ 11:44 am
Much appreciated , had a great evening at the Sailing Club restaurant . Wonderful food and location .
18/07/2013 @ 6:59 pm
P.Davis .
Bistro Boileau , very modest looking place . The food was exceptional . Nothing complicated at all . Very tasty and very fresh . Will return before we leave .
16/07/2013 @ 1:31 pm
Rex restaurant last night . Very very good . Food was top quality . Steak and seafood . Great location in town . We will be coming back for more before we leave . Thanks
14/07/2013 @ 1:13 pm
James Kirby
Loved the Sailing club restaurant last night . Lovely spot. When we found it !! Thanks
13/07/2013 @ 8:45 am
Great steak in Bistro in gouvia. Great food . Toilets need sorting tho.
12/07/2013 @ 7:47 pm
Seb Vasobian
Thank you , Rex restaurant was very very good . Beautiful place.
10/07/2013 @ 10:36 am
Jayne Threefold
04/07/2013 @ 7:33 pm
Theo Negros
Thanks Sue & Alex . Just been treated to a wonderful meal . Grilled Sardines to start , very fresh ! And a fabulously cooked Fillet Le Beouf !! The best steak I've had in at least a year . Thanks very much !!
02/07/2013 @ 2:26 pm
Theo I'm coming to Corfu to do some work on a boat..need a cheap hotel near gouvia marina. Can you help ???
23/06/2013 @ 12:38 pm
Theo Negros
Just arrived on this beautiful island and will start work tomorrow phone number is 6946494047 for any enquiries .. Thank you .
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Business Reviews (4)
22/09/2015 @ 11:31 am
Very helpful and well stocked marine store..
02/08/2014 @ 6:49 pm
My friend was staying in the Marina recently and this restaurant was highly recommended. We dined there twice during our week's stay in Kontokali, the second time being my friend's birthday celebration. Not only was the food amazing, the hospitality of Sue and Alex was wonderful. Sue made a birthday cake with candles to make the evening even more special.

I would recommend you all to try this restaurant during your stay in Corfu!

Visited July 2014
06/08/2013 @ 3:42 pm
The restaurant is great, the harbourmaster is helpful, the marina is sheltered from the noise of the town's night life....a real gem.
06/08/2013 @ 1:09 pm
The restaurant is just exelent
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