Arillas, Resort Overview
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Arillas – Αρίλλας
Arrilas is a quiet place to be during the daytime with just a handful of shops the emphasis here is to enjoy the beach.It is frequented by many returning families and couples who have seen it grow steadily over the years.
Many new visitors come to sample the health and wellbeing form of alternative tourism that many businesses have employed in the resort.
Location West Corfu
Corfu Airport 35 km
Travel Time 30 minutes by car or taxi
Food & Drink
In the evening there are some nice beach-side Tavernas and a few bars that play music until late.
Beach & Swimming
There is a long sandy beach where you can hire sun beds which is advisable as there is no natural shade as the beach is separated from the village by the main road. Boat hire is available and water sports in the high summer.
Arillas has its own walking trail and horse riding lessons are available from the nearby stables.
There is a wine festival in September and a beer festival in October for those lucky enough to be there at that time
Arillas also has a brewery which produces the Corfu beer brand which is gaining a reputation as a fine beer.
You can spend some time at the organic farm and learn how the local products are made. This is the vision of the local group at Green Corfu which is offering the opposite of mass tourism by getting back to nature and enjoying the simple things in life.