Built on a small, lush peninsula, Kontokali
is the nearest resort to the north of the city
of Corfu. Kontokali
features every kind of tourism infrastructure, hotels, rooms to let, villas, shops, bars and restaurants. It also offers a beautiful beach
, overlooking the small island Lazaretto
. Very close to Kontokali
there is the large, modern marina
of the island, in the nearby settlement of Gouvia
is named after a corfiot aristocrat of the Naval Battle of Nafpaktos which took place in 1571, Kontokalis. Kontokalis participated in the Naval Battle with a ship he owned and his bravery contributed to the victory of the united Western forces. In recognition, the Venetian command offered him an extensive area and dedicated his name to the settlement.
apart from being a resort, has evolved into a suburb of the city of Corfu. Large super markets, gas stations and every kind of business can be found on the highway.
Corfu Airport :
9.2 km / 5.7 miles
Corfu New Port :
6.2 km / 3.8 miles
Corfu Town :
8.4 km / 5.2 miles