Kavos

Kavos, Corfu, Greece

Although most sea-side towns and villages are traditionally thought of as being sleepy, this is most definitely not the case with Kavos. Located on the south of the picturesque Greek island of Corfu, Kavos has garnered a reputation for its exciting nightlife in recent years and is one of the busiest resorts in the Med. However, although Kavos is recognised for fun-filled parties and electronic dance music, there is also a tranquil and relaxed side to the island that you’d be foolish to ignore - with plenty to do during the day, whether it be simply relaxing on the beautiful sandy beach, taking part in the many watersports activities or doing a little shopping.

Holidays to Kavos

A world-renowned party destination, Kavos is best known for two things; beaches and bars. If you’re looking for the perfect mix of relaxing days and unforgettable nights then this Greek spot is the perfect destination for you. Whilst you may think of Kavos as a party hotspot, there’s much more to this gorgeous seaside town than meets the eye. From watersports to boutique shops, stunning Greek architecture to relaxing spa retreats, you’ll never be short of something to do in this beautiful part of Corfu.

Read more about: Why choose Kavos as your next holiday destination? | Beach Holidays in Kavos | Kavos’ Food & Drink | Nearby Attractions | Kavos’ Nightlife | Useful Information for Holidays to Kavos | Kavos Reviews

Kavos Hotels (48)

Small comfortable accommodation complex, near to the beach, offering self catering facilities....

Simple and comfortable apartments, set in a quiet location a short walk from the lively nightlife and suitable for young adults and groups of friends...

Offering a relaxing base with comfortable accommodation and a location that allows easy access to the lively resort centre and all its amenities....

The Sailors Apartments are perfectly situated for guests looking to enjoy the buzzing Kavos nightlife therefore ideally suited to the younger and more energetic guest. ...

The complex offers a quiet and peaceful setting situated beside a beautiful sandy beach in the northern part of St. Peters, a short taxi ride from the main strip of Kavos, ideal for those looking to b...

Elli Studios and Apartments is a great place to stay for those wanting quieter days around the pool within easy reach of the lively resort centre....

The Kavos Fantasia Complex offers simple self catering accommodation in a convenient central location close to the beach and resort amenities....

The complex is located on the edge of the resort, set on a hill with great views of the sea and town. Offering spacious accommodation, a large pool, peaceful location and still just minutes away from ...

A perfect choice for those that are looking for a quieter location by the beach but within walking distance of the lively Kavos resort centre....

Beach front complex with a lively atmosphere around the pool and just a short walk from the nightlife of Kavos....

The Chandris Apartments offer an excellent self catering base for the local area of Kavos. Close to the amenities the typically Greek designed apartments offer a relaxing base for the vibrant night-li...

Situated in the quieter area of Asprokavos, this small complex of apartments provides a peaceful oasis away from the noise centre of Kavos....

With a great location, close to all the local amenities, the Morfeas Hotel offers spacious and comfortable accommodation....

Set on the beachfront the Roussos Studios is ideally situated for guests looking to enjoy the bustling nightlife of Kavos....

Well suited to those looking to enjoy the Kavos nightlife while staying in accommodation on the quieter outskirts of the resort....

Friendly and well maintained apartments combining a relaxing environment and a peaceful location on the outskirts of Kavos, around 3km from its lively centre....

This complex is a great place to enjoy this lively, active resort and very suitable for young couples and groups of friends....

Perfect for groups and couples, this hillside self-catering complex boasts panoramic views of the sea and the mountains and is just a few minutes walk from the beach and nightlife ...

A lively complex perfect for the young and energetic wanting to be close to the busy Kavos night life....

An All Inclusive complex on the beach with modern accommodation and leisures activities for both adults and children...

Set in lawned gardens in the peaceful area of Aspro Kavos, this village style complex is situated away from the main strip for relaxing days around the pool....

The accommodation is clean and simple in style, with a lively bar and suitable for all revellers, being in the heart of this vibrant resort....

Koulouris Beach Hotel is an excellent location for those wanting a beach holiday with all the nightlife nearby. Families would enjoy this complex in the early and late season when it's not so busy....

Located on a sandy beachfront on the outskirts of Kavos, this cosy property is a tranquil haven close from the lively resort centre....

The Alexandra Apartments offer a friendly atmosphere coupled with comfortable accommodation in a convenient location close to the beach and resort amenities....

Antonys Complex offers studios and apartments just 50 metres from the beach with it's own pool, pool-side bar and barbecue....

This simple hotel offers basic facilities and has bars, restaurants and clubs on its doorstep making this the ideal choice for those on a budget wanting to be close to the nightlife of Kavos....

Corfu San Marina Hotel is great if you are wanting a carefree holiday with nightlife close by. Perfect for enjoying lazy days on the beach and wild nights in the clubs....

Evgenios Studios offer a friendly atmosphere and a peaceful garden next to the beach, just a few minutes walk from the lively Kavos nightlife....

Hill House Aparthotel offers a quiet and relaxed environment with the beach and the crazy nightlife on the strip just 5 to 10 minutes walk away....

An adults-only complex with bright and contemporary styling and a fun atmosphere - popular with the young and young at heart. ...

Island Beach Resort Annexe is up to 400m away from the Island Beach adults only complex, which has a lively atmosphere and club-style nights in the summer season...

Situated on the edge of the resort this simple apart-hotel provides a quieter base to enjoy the lively night scene of Kavos....

The Jessica Apartments are a perfect choice for party lovers, with easy access to all the action of Kavos's lively nightlife....

Set in the heart of this lively resort making this the perfect choice for the young and lively who want to be central to the nightlife and close to all the action....

Lemon Lane is a small complex of studios and apartments in the quiet area of St. Peters, a short taxi ride from the main strip of Kavos, ideal for those looking to be away from the lively resort centr...

The Melissa Apartments are a perfect destination for groups of friends and families looking for a good value for money within easy reach of the lively centre of Kavos....

Family run apartment complex with basic accommodation and close to the beach and the town centre making this the perfect base for those wishing to take advantage of all lively amenities Kavos has to o...

With a close proximity to all the amenities of this lively resort the Olive Grove Resort & Annex provide a comfortable base in a convenient location....

Rantos Apartments are simply furnished and centrally located for the beach and night life....

The Seafront Apartments have an ideal location for peaceful days by the sea and just minutes away from the night time entertainment of Kavos. With limited facilities this is an ideal choice for those ...

The South Coast Hotel has a quiet location in the area of Aspro-Kavos at the southern tip of the island and just outside the party resort of Kavos....

Suited to those who are looking for comfortable accommodation within easy reach of the Kavos nightlife....

Conveniently located between the traditional village of Lefkimmi and the vibrant buzz of Kavos, Sun n Chill apartments offer picturesque views and a selection of outdoor settings to sit back and relax...

A pretty rural setting directly in front of the beach with views to mainland Greece; great location as a quiet base that's close to lively resort of Kavos....

Situated at the heart of this lively resort, Toni's Guesthouse benefits from an on-site swimming pool and is just minutes from the beach and only steps from a variety of bars and clubs....

The complex is an ideal base for young and lively guests looking for the energetic Kavos night life....

Beachfront apartments, popular with those wanting comfortable accommodation and a location close to all the lively nightlife....

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Why choose Kavos as your next holiday destination?

Enjoying toasty hot summers with long sunny days, it’s easy to see why Kavos is a popular holiday choice for thousands of holidaymakers every year. Located on the southeast coast of Corfu, this popular resort enjoys a long sandy coastline with shallow and gentle waters that lies just a short walk from the town centre making beach to bar a popular way to spend your days. Popular with a young crowd, Kavos is a lively and welcoming resort. If you’re visiting in high season then you can expect to see plenty of parties, a busy waterpark and a buzzing beach. Fancy something a little quieter? Take a trip here just before season start and you’ll be welcomed by friendly locals, empty beaches and family-run tavernas.

Beach Holidays in Kavos

Kavos beach is a large sweeping crescent of powder-soft sand and gentle crystal-clear waters. Lined with beach bars, restaurants and shops, it’s the perfect choice for a beach day out. Whether you’re a family looking for your own spot of sand to build that all-important sandcastle or you’re a group of mates looking to soak up the sun to the sound of some island beats, there’s an ideal place for you at this popular beach.

However, if you are more adventurous, you may want to explore some of the more tranquil beaches the island of Corfu has to offer. Arkoudilas Beach, also known as the “Secret Beach,” is a 2.6km walk, or a 10-minute car journey, from Kavos and offers wide and empty golden sanded beaches to those determined to seek it out.

Kavos’ Food & Drink

Greek food is nothing short of sensational. Think lots of small mezze dishes to share, mouthwatering kebabs, tasty gyros and deliciously sweet baklava. From light lunch-time bites to amazing dinners and the best late-night snacks, Kavos is a haven for foodies. For a true taste of Corfu, Pastitsado is a must-try! Traditionally eaten on a Sunday, Pastitsado is a spicy red-wine and tomato stew (usually beef or chicken) served alongside fresh pasta. Don’t forget to wash it all down with a good glug of local ouzo!

Attracting tourists from the world over, Kavos has become an international food destination. So, for the nights that you just fancy something different or those mornings when nothing but an English fry-up will do, Kavos has you covered.

Nearby Attractions

The capital of Corfu Town is just an hours drive away and can be reached by either bus or taxi. Corfu Town offers an Old Town with cobbled streets and a choice of museums, churches and a 16th-century fortress. Alternatively, there are plenty of boat trips from Kavos which offers trips to nearby islands and resorts.

Kavos’ Nightlife

Kavos’ exciting nightlife is known around the world. If you’re looking for somewhere to dance under neon lights until the sun comes up, then you’re in for a treat here. The main strip runs parallel to the coast and is home to a huge number of bars and clubs. From high-energy sports bars to chic seafront terraces and famous superclubs, Kavos is the Greek party capital.

Many of the bars and clubs occupying positions on Kavos’ strip have played host to big-name international DJ’s such as Artful Dodger and Tiësto. Popular clubs in Kavos include Limelights and Future club. On top of this, superclubs such as Ministry of Sound and Cream regularly organise a range of exclusive events and top island pirates throughout the summer months.

Useful Information for Holidays to Kavos

If you’re heading out to the wonderful town of Kavos, then you’ll be flying into Corfu International Airport. At just a short 3.5hour flight from the UK, you’ll be landing on Greek shores in no time - perfect if you’re travelling with little ones or simply can’t wait to be on the beach. The currency in Corfu is the Euro, so stocking up on the correct currency before you head out is simple. You’ll find that English is quite well known in this part of Corfu but the main language in Kavos is Greek. Here are a few handy phrases to get you started; hello is “γεια” (pronounced “geia”), thank you is “σας ευχαριστώ” (pronounced “sas efcharistó”), and cheers is “yamas”. Now you’re ready to jet off on a gorgeous Grecian getaway!

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