Delfino Blu Boutique Hotel in Corfu, Greece, Agios Stefanos
Agios Stefanos village is situated on the north western side of Corfu island. It is built amphitheatrically on the slopes of a hill, just opposite the complex of Diapontia Islands (Othonoi, Ereikousa and Mathraki). This is the closest place to the Greek borders with Italy and its coasts are washed by the Adriatic Sea. Small boats depart every day from the small port of Agios Stefanos with destination to the Diapontia Islands and to nearby areas. Fishing boats of locals usually moor in the port of Agios Stefanos creating an authentic atmosphere.
The large beach of Agios Stefanos has wonderful golden sand and turquoise shallow waters. It is considered very safe and is highly recommended to families with children.
Every year this beach is awarded with the European Union Blue Flag for the Environment Protection, thanks to its clean waters. The beach is very well equipped and you will find sun beds, WC, showers, a playground and various sea activities. Many beach bars, taverns, restaurants, supermarkets and a lot of souvenir shops can be found along the beach and in the village of Agios Stefanos.
The way to come Corfu
From Greece: "Olympic Airways" and "Aegean Airlines" operate daily flights from Athens and Thessalonica to Corfu. The flight is approximately 40 minutes. Corfu may also be reached by ferryboat from the ports of Patras and Igoumenista.
From abroad: You can fly to Corfu International airport from all over Europe, especially during summer time. Corfu may also be reached by ferryboat from the ports of Bari, Ancona and Venice in Italy.
From the airport
Distance: approx. 40 km, duration: 1 hour
You leave the airport turning to the right Center/Port and you drive until you see the sea. Then you turn to the left and follow the seaside road, pass by Spianada square and keep driving along the seaside road (along the old port) until you see the sign towards Paleokastritsa. There you turn right and keep driving for about 8 km.
You arrive at a crossroads. If you keep straight it leads to Paleokastritsa and on the right it leads to Kassiopi / Dassia. You keep driving straight towards Paleokastritsa until you see the sign towards Sidari / Roda Acharavi / Agios Stefanos. There you turn right and drive straight through the villages Skripero and Trumpeta. You arrive at a crossroads, where on the right the road leads to Roda / Choroepiskopi and Acharavi. You keep straight towards Drosato/Agros /Sidari / Agios Stefanos. You pass the village Agros and turn on the left, where there is a sign towards Arilas/Avliotes/Kavadades/ Agios Stefanos. You pass the villages Manatades, Aspiotades and Dafni. (Attention: when you enter Dafni do not turn right. Follow instead the road on the left!) Follow this road until you reach a crossroads. This leads on the right to Kavadades. You drive on the left to Afionas/Agios Stefanos until you see the next sign after about 350 m.
There you turn to the right towards Agios Stefanos/Arilas Beach. After 2 km you arrive at Arilas. In the Arilas' center you turn right towards Avliotes / Agios Stefanos. After 500 m. you arrive at a crossroads. There you turn left towards Agios Stefanos. Follow this road until you reach Agios Stefanos after1km. In the village you will see the last crossroads. You drive right towards Avliotes/Sidari. After 200 m. you will see on your left the sign of our hotel Delfino Blu.
From the port
Distance: approx. 35 km, duration: 45 min If you arrive by ferry from Igoumenitsa, you leave the port turning right and drive towards Paleokastritsa...