Paleokastritsa is a lively resort along the rocky west coastline of Corfu Island. It’s set in the middle of a clover-shaped bay surrounded by wooded hills & olive groves. The Word “Paleokastritsa” means, old fortress, witnessing the existence of a medieval castle on the rocky cave above the resort.
Corfu has been suggested to be the mythical island of the Phaeacians, and the bay of Paleokastritsa to be the place where Odysseus disembarked and met Nausica.Paleokastritsa is more of a family resort than many on Corfu, as the swimming is safe in any of its 3 main beaches. Famous for its breathtaking beauty and magnificent natural scenery, Paleokastritsa resort will draw you back to its charm again and again.