Corfu Backpackers Informations
Welcome to Corfu. We also provide sea view rooms, free WIFI, Free breakfast + free pick up when you arrive, from the port or airport, Free sunbeds on our beach view Sundeck
No curfew or lock out, towels & linen included.
(please notify us in advance your arrival details).
Corfu Backpackers is affiliated and makes part of the Pink Palace Beach resort ,
Our 2 Star hotel & hostel & operates from the Pink Palace reception. It is owned by the same family.
Upon your arrival at the Corfu Port or airport you will be greeted by one of our staff member so just look for the pink palace bus or representatives holding a Pink Palace sign or call Magda to come and pick you up at: 0030 6945230727
There is also a public bus Service to either SINARADES village or Agios Gordios (our Village) from the Green bus station which is near the port. You can also take a Taxi, just ask any taxi driver to take you to the Pink Palace, and pay meximum 30 euros. If anyone tries to charge you more than that, please take their taxi number which is on top of the taxi.
If you need information on how to get here from anywhere in Europe please do not hesitate to email me into at corfubackpackers . c. o m
The following companie fly into Corfu: www.easyjet.com, WWW.RYAN AIR.COM
Scheduled flights are available year round with Olympic Airways, Alitalia, Aegean Airlines and KLM.
Cheaper option is to fly with www.ryanair.com to any italian ports and than get the ferry over to Corfu.
By Boat: If you have a eurail pass, there is a Ferry leaving daily from the following ports, either directly to Corfu or to Igoumenitsa. Ferries depart from: Bari (south Italy) every evening at 8 Pm. Superfastferries.com, From Venice daily: www.minoan.gr
from Ancona daily to Igoumenitsa: www.minoan.gr or www.Aneklines.com to Igoumenitsa.
From Patras( Greece) to Corfu
Minoan lines every evening at 11.30 pm from Patras. If you have a eurail pass, do not tell them you are coming to Corfu, they do not allow you to use your eurail unless you change country, so tell them you are going to Venice, get your free ticket, and get off either in Igoumenitsa if the day you travel does not stop in Corfu, or get of in Corfu if it does make a stop over in Corfu the day you travel. Untill April 25th it comes to Corfu every other day. The other days it stope off in Igoumenitsa which is a port at the mainland of Greece only 1 hour boat ride from Corfu town. There is a boat leaving Igoumenitsa to Corfu every hour. The ticket is 7 euros.Make sure you take the local ferry to Corfu town and not for LEFKIMI.
We also have our expresse bus that Leaves ATHENS every second day and comes directly to Corfu. 2008
PINK PALACE EXPRESS BUS
FROM 20 APRIL TO MID OF SEPTEMBER
APR - MAY
JUNE - JULY AUGUST SEPT
EVEN DATES ODD DATES EVEN DATES ODD DATES
ODD DATES EVEN DATES ODD DATES EVEN DATES
Athens to Corfu also includes
YOUR FIRST NIGHT'S ACCOMMODATION
IN 'B' CLASS ROOM
PLUS BREAKFAST AND DINNER
AND WRITE UNDER COMMENTS : PINK BUS FROM ATHENS NIGHT OF.........
IF YOU ARE NOT SURE YET WHEN YOU ARE COMING ??
JUST SEND AN E-MAIL gmagdalena at hot mail OR GIVE US A QUICK CALL AND WE CAN CHECK AVAILABILITY FOR YOU.
Save Time and Money by using the Pink Palace Express Bus,equipped with A/C wc and T.V., the quickest way to travel between Corfu and Athens and make your holidays easier! Travelling comfortably overnight and arriving in the morning at your destination saves you a night's accommodation and a day's travel...........
ATHENS TO CORFU
The price is 55 Euros per person and that includes your first night's accommodation with us, breakfast and dinner the day of your arrival and the ferry ticket for the boat between the Mainland a
Informations about Corfu Backpackers
Welcome to Corfu. All our prices above 18 euros include: Air conditioned sea view rooms, Full Breakfast & large Greek dinner, free WIFI, free pick up when you arrive, from port or airport, Free sunbeds on our beach & sundeck
No curfew or lock out, towels, linen & Taxes included.
Vegetarian meals available
(please notify us in advance your arrival details).
Our Beach house is located just a 5 minute walk from the Sandy Beach of Agios Gordios, one of Corfu's most beautiful beaches with spectacular scenery and crystal clear waters. Our rooms enjoy great views across the turquoise blue waters of the Ionian Sea, with best sunsets.
All our rooms are air conditioned, with private bathrooms and balconies overlooking the Beach & sea.
Family run, modest, charming, safe and tidy place, which many travelers call 'home away from home', where you are able to stop for a while and relax, read a book while soaking up sunshine on the beach or on our sundeck where we provide free sunbeds.
We are affiliated with the Pink Palace 2 star hotel & Hostel and operate from the Pink palace reception, both places belong to the same family so we combined them together to save running costs.
Relax and Enjoy
Whether you choose to party in our bar, relax on our massive sun deck or chill out on the beach watching the waves and sunset there is plenty of nightlife and action to suit everyone.
Sea Kayak Tour: (Mythology & Culture!)
Daily Activities: 1) Quad/4 Wheeler Safaris & rentals, 2) Boat Trips & Booze cruise, 3) Hiking, Trekking 4) Horse Riding, 5) City & Island Tours 6) Greek Dancing
7) scuba diving for beginners and advanced divers, 8)day trips to aqualand water theme park and other beaches. All adventures tours and trips are arranged from our reception for you.. Adventures costs from 10 to 25 euros for all day.
Other Activities: Swimming, kayaking, quad rentals, island tours, hiking, Boat trips, booze cruize, beautiful walks exploring the nearby villages and beaches
We invite you to join one of our boat trips, where you can go snorkeling, fishing, cliff diving, and explore secluded beaches along the coast.
Have an adventurous day by renting a quad, or take one of our island quad tours, explore the rest of Corfu Island and discover its mysteries. Walk to near-by villages of Sinarades, Kato Garouna, the unique fishing village of Pentati, pavliana, and experience the local Greek culture, traditional home made food, wine and history.
Our roof garden restaurant & Nightclub
Enjoy your dinner between 8 and 9.30 pm in our roof garden restaurant with other fellow travelers and than enjoy your self in our night club. A great way to meet new people
Our soundproof night club is 5 minute walk from where the rooms are and it has long happy hours, Greek and disco dancing and events.
Book exchange, laundry service, internet access, post office, direct buses to Athens and back . Daily adventure tours and activities.
Note: You can always upgrade your room or extent your stay while you are here. if you need any travel information please email us. If you are coming here from Athens, there is a bus that departs Athens every night morning at 7.30 am and at 7.30 pm.
Just email the pink palace or us for information & tickets . See Athens and then catch the bus at night.
Our apartments are for 2, and 4 persons situated in a saparated small private sea view cottage, have sea view large patio and a small beautiful vegetable garden