Messonghi Holidays

A beach haven in Corfu

Looking for a beautiful beach break? Then Messonghi holidays are for you. A real crowd-pleaser of a resort, Corfu’s Messonghi is popular with couples and families alike. Here you’ll find everything you need to make your holidays an all-round relaxing experience. The most stressful decisions you’ll have to make will be choosing which taverna or bar to visit, and then which delicious food and cocktails to try once you’re there.

Time on the beach can alternate between building sandcastles, sunbathing and ambling down into the sea for a quick dip. Children will enjoy trying the many water sports on offer, and night owls can savour the beach bars and pubs, which get livelier after sundown. In the evenings, you can even spend time stargazing on the beach and soaking up the views of mainland Greece and Albania, which sit illuminated in the distance. No matter what hour of the day you’re exploring, there’s no doubt that holidays to Messonghi are a beach lover’s delight.

Your Messonghi questions, answered

There are a handful of beach bars and pubs in Messonghi, and overall a laid-back, low-key vibe to its nightlife. For more hedonistic evenings, head to nearby Moraitika.

Whether it’s beach essentials or knick-knacks and souvenirs you’re looking to buy, there are a handful of gift shops and a big supermarket in Messonghi.

As it’s a proper resort town, Messonghi has everything you need – you’ll even find a hairdresser. There are also pharmacies and plenty of places to buy swimming gear.

Best things to do in Messonghi

Go swimming

Messonghi’s beach is beloved by families for its gentle slope into the sea. You have to wade in for a bit before the water becomes deep, making it perfect for kids.

Visit Chlomos

Located just south of Messonghi, Chlomos is a traditional Greek village that will provide a slice of real Corfiot life, with lots of shops, restaurants and local cafés to explore.

Rent a boat

Hire a boat from one the hotels along the beach, then cruise along Corfu’s coastline. It’s the perfect way to enjoy the island and its pretty scenery.