Property for sale in Corfu Town and Suburbs
With its eclectic mix of cool cafes, busy bars, museums, fortifications and ancient ruins, Corfu Town is a magnet for locals and tourists alike.
Its modest size means it’s not nearly as busy as major European metropolitan centres like Athens, Madrid or Paris – but nevertheless it can get rather hectic for residents of a more relaxed persuasion.
But buying property in Corfu suburbs like Alepou, Gouvia, Kontokali or Kanalia offers the best of both worlds – you can embrace a terrifically tranquil home life and head into town whenever you fancy a little more hustle and bustle.
And if you can run your business from a slightly less busy location, you can often find fantastic commercial properties in these areas too.
Roula Rouva has plenty of properties for sale in Corfu Town suburbs – read on to find out which lovely location best meets your needs.
Which Corfu Suburb should you buy property in?
There’s an excellent choice of Corfu suburbs to buy property in and each has its own unique charms, so your choice will be dictated by personal preferences and requirements.
For instance, Gouvia sits on the east coast, approximately 8km from Corfu Town, and this charming former fishing village boasts several sand and shingle beaches, local and international restaurants and regular buses to the airport.
Alternatively, Kontokali is another nearby hotspot with a beautiful Blue Flag beach renowned for its cleanliness, a modern tourism infrastructure and a clutch of cafes, bars and restaurants. So if you’re a interested in the hospitality trade, buying property in Kontokali could help you make your mark in the local market and cater to visitors from around the world.
Kanalia is another sublime Corfu Town suburbs settlement with plenty to see and do, so it offers a plethora of possibilities if you have your eye on a prime commercial or residential property. For example, it’s common for property listings here to include blocks of flats and luxurious detached houses, as well as plots of lands for development.
Don’t forget Alepou though. This small village is well appointed with amenities like shops, bars and restaurants and is strategically located close to the airport and Aqualand leisure park, making it perfect if you want to capitalise on the island’s tourist trade or simply like the idea of a lifestyle which offers urban and rural attractions within easy reach.
Buying property in Corfu suburbs is simple with Roula Rouva – just take a couple of seconds to enter your requirements in our search engine and you’ll have plenty of possibilities to choose from.
If you’d like a chat about buying properties in any of the aforementioned areas, or elsewhere in Corfu, please contact us today.