Some of Corfu's beaches belong to the most beautiful beaches of the Ionian Islands, there is especially a large variety all around the island. Most of the larger bay's are now resorts where traveller can find plenty of coffee shops, restaurants, bars and shopping facilities. Many of Corfu's beaches have been awarded by the world-renowned eco-label 'Blue Flag' because of their high environmental and quality standards.
Gouvia is an almost completely enclosed natural bay. It's main beach and adjoining shallow coves are of sand and shingle, and the sea is generally very calm. Watersports of all kinds as well as boat trips are available. Gouvia Beach is just a 15 min. walk away from Paradise Hotel.
The long-streched Dassia Beach is of shingle and small pebbles. The water is shallow and crystal clear. Parasols and sun-beds are available. Plenty of watersport facilities are offered such as banana, water-skiing, scuba diving, paragliding and boat hire. There are also several beach bars and restaurants right on the beach. From Paradise Hotel to Dassia Beach it is a 5 min. drive.
Ipsos is one of the larger well developed resorts on Corfu island. The long-streched pebbly beach, situated next below the coastal raoad, is rather narrow. Ipsos beach has shallow waters and is therefore, ideal for families with younger children. Parasols and sun-beds are available as well as water sports facilities such as water-skiing and diving. Ipsos has plenty of taverns and restaurants, mini markets, bars and night clubs. From Paradise Hotel to Ipsos Beach it is a 15 min. drive.