The 5 Best Beach Clubs in Corfu: Ultimate Beach Bars Guide

best beach clubs in corfu

Corfu has become one of the most popular of the Greek islands. There are hundreds of reasons to visit and beach clubs are certainly at the top of the list. Beach clubs are the ultimate holiday venue. They offer a carefree day that can easily seep into the night. With idyllic locations, views and atmosphere for complete escapism.

In the beach clubs in Corfu, you can sample delicious Greek cuisine as well as fresh seafood and local wines. Enjoy chilled soundtracks and take advantage of the busy events calendars on offer across the island.

We’ve pulled together our top five beach clubs in Corfu, so all you have to worry about is packing the sun cream and preparing for hours of relaxation. In our list you’ll find location, closing times as well as the cost of renting a sunbed so you can plan your perfect holiday outing.

Nagual Beach Club

cocktail on the beach
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When picturing an ideal beach club, you think of white linen and classy neutral tones and that is exactly what you get from the Nagual Beach Bar Restaurant.  Located on the once-hippie hotspot of Kontogialos beach, Nagual is surrounded by turquoise waters and white sand. Just 30 minutes from the capital Kerkyra, its location alone makes it one of the best beach clubs in Corfu.

With a delicious menu of fresh seafood and a choice of 13 exclusive Nagual cocktails, you can enjoy a memorable meal to the sound of live music with regular DJ sets and events. A recent addition to Naguals vibrant events calendar is their sunset cinema screenings on the beach, brought to life by local company ‘Midnight Cinema Caravan’. Visitors can enjoy blockbuster hits from ‘Joker’ to ‘The Peanut Butter Falcon’ with their toes in the sand and the best part is the tickets are free!

Within easy access of the beach club is the opportunity to partake in watersports. Two loungers and a sun parasol will set you back 8 Euro, a worthwhile price for a charming setting in which you could easily spend your day, night and early hours of the morning with Nagual closing at 3am each day.

Best beach club for: The whole package.

Tierra Del Fuego

Sunset views in Corfu
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A breathtaking sunset is definitely on the criteria for the best beach club and that is why Tierra Del Fuego has earned a spot on our list. Located on the Northern coast of Corfu, Tierra Del Fuego sits within the resort town of Acharavi, popular for its incredible hiking trails and extensive stretch of beach. After a hike, there is no better place to unwind under the drapes of one of the dreamy canopy beds on the shore. Guests can enjoy an extensive menu from pancake stacks for brunch to classic Greek dishes for dinner. Partygoers can venture next door to sister establishment Fuego Beach Bar with a live DJ and previous events including neon parties and full moon celebrations with the bar open until 2am each day.

Situated an hour’s drive from Corfu town, the long stretch of Acharavi beach is largely sand with areas of pebble. The water is known to be calm and shallow, the perfect combination for a dip between drinks!

Sunbeds at Tierra Del Fuego are free to use when purchasing a drink. They also offer a 13 Euro package which includes two loungers, two bottles of water and two drinks of choice. Fuego Beach bar also offers sun loungers which are free to use when purchasing a drink.

Best beach club for: sunset views.

Akron Beach Bar and Restaurant

Greek food served at a beach club in Corfu
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Akron Beach Bar and Restaurant is undoubtedly one of the best beach clubs in Corfu. It boasts not only a stunning and extensive set of facilities including a swimming pool, but also an extensive menu of Mediterranean food. They pride themselves on their carefully selected 5-course tasting menu as well as their selection of homemade bar snacks and an impressive list of both local and foreign wines.

Akron is located on Agua Triada Beach, the first of five inlets in the popular town of Paleokastritsa. Not only is this an ideal location, just 30 minutes from the town of Corfu, but the shape of the bay also means that the beach is protected from the wind. Guests can take their pick from a huge selection of lounge spots in the outside, semi-outside and indoor areas, all whilst enjoying the views of the surrounding sea, olive trees and neighboring islands. Relaxing music complements the atmosphere and the adventurous can enjoy boat trips or even the opportunity to hire your own boat from The Achilleon Diving Centre, located a short stroll down the beach.

Sunbeds can be reserved online and prices range between 10 and 20 Euros depending on your closeness to the sea. Akron closes daily at 11pm.

Best beach club for: culinary delights.  

Imabari Seaside Lounge Bar and Restaurant

Imabari Seaside Lounge Bar and Restaurant
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It is not often that you find a beautiful beach club in the center of a historic Old Town, but with Imbari Seaside Lounge Bar and Restaurant that is exactly what you get. Popular with tourists and locals alike, this beach club prides itself on being the only place in the City of Corfu with access to Faliraki Beach. Not only does this make for an appealing rest stop for explorers, but it also provides views of historic sites like Corfu’s Old Fortress.

Like the others of our best beach club picks, Imbari is the perfect pocket of paradise to let morning seep through to night with a daily closing time of 2am. On rotation they have a series of pop-up restaurants with brunch, lunch dinner and snack options as well as a selection of 12 signature cocktails. Throughout the day an ambience of background music can be enjoyed and as the sun sets the candles are lit as Imbari becomes host to a series of live music events. Its combination of atmosphere, menu and idyllic location make it one of the best beach clubs in Corfu.

Tables can be booked by either phoning or emailing the venue and guests are free to enjoy the loungers and swim spots.

Best beach club for: its ideal location.

Piedra Del Mar

Piedra Del Mar
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There is something about being on holiday that makes you want to treat yourself that little bit more, and Piedra Del Mar is the perfect beach club to do just that. Situated on the pebbled beach of resort village Barbati, guests of Piedra Del Mar can enjoy a relaxing experience just a stone’s throw from the sea.

The beach club itself is spread over three levels: the beach, the lounge and the restaurant, all adorned with a vibrant African-themed décor. Guests can enjoy an extensive menu of dishes as well as a selection of cocktails including their popular frozen banana daiquiri. A live DJ plays a soundtrack of chilled tracks and the evening sees Piedra Del Mar host beach parties, concerts and sets from DJs both from Corfu and beyond, with Piedra Del Mar closing daily at 2am. In recent months they have launched their popular night swim events, allowing guests to swim under the stars.

A set of two sunbeds are priced at 10 Euros and includes a complimentary bottle of water. Beds are snapped up quick, so it is recommended to book in advance online.

Best beach club for: a luxury experience.

Reece Toth

Reece is the creator and editor of Travel Snippet. He has visited more than 38 countries over a 10-year period. His travels have taken him through the majestic mountains of Italy, into the cities of central Europe, across the islands of Indonesia, and to the beaches of Thailand, where he is currently living. He is passionate about travel and shares his expertise by providing the best travel tips and tricks to help you plan your next adventure.

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