In a paradise – unseen till a few years ago – which hid a sacred mountain covered with dense forests over fertile meadows and small rivers, we discovered one of the most beautiful sandy beaches of the Ionian sea. It is there where we have built the Gelina Village complex, which comprises the Gelina Village resort & spa, along with the satellite Basilia apart hotel, the Gelina Mare hotel and the Hydropolis waterpark & sports centre. 400.000 square metres of nature 750 metres of sandy beach, 500 metres from the Acharavi village centre, 35 kilometres from Corfu town.
A total of 146 four bed suites, 81 six bed suites, 32 luxurious suites, with double bedrooms and bathrooms, 9 maisonettes on the beach (double bedrooms and double bathrooms), 60 three bed studios. All apartments have balconies or direct access to the gardens, fully equipped kitchens, air conditioning, satellite TV, direct access telephone line, safe deposit box, hair dryer, etc. The Gelina Village complex is built for maximum comfort, space and view. All buildings incorporate elements of Greek architectural tradition, both ancient Classical and Byzantine, as well as local Corfiot. More neighbourhoods will be added in the future.
Facilities & Services
The Gelina Village coast, sandy, mild and pleasant, a magnificent combination of azure and emerald. A blue flag beach. The beach section includes the Pirates’ Baywatch Bar, Beach Bar, The Sailor’s Bar in GELlNA MARE building, Fischermen’s Tavern (self-service) with aquarium, fresh fish and barbeque, the Children’s Club & Playground, football ground, beach volley court and of course the majestic Main Pool. According to our fans the best food in Corfu. Most of the seasonal vegetables are grown in the Gelina Village area. (Neither fertilizers nor any kind of additives are used). Conference room (210 people) makes an interesting combination with the SPA with heated indoor pool, hydromassage, steam bath, sauna, algae/mud therapy, Jacuzzi, whirlpool, relaxing area, aesthetics, body treatment, gym, Cleopatra’s bath. Luxurious and vast Lobby. The Captain’s (main) bar, Internet Corner, Boutique, Mini market, folklore Museum and the Gelina Travel Time Share Holidays office.
Sports & Leisure
Three floodlit tennis courts, basketball, table tennis, beach volley, football (60X40) are available. Watersport activities such as sailing, windsurfing, water skiing, canoes, pedalo boats, catamaran and sailing certificates are provided (VDS). Greek nights with folklore dances, fish and barbeque beach parties are weekly organized and our professional animation team offers daily activities for adults and children. The 40.000 square metres water park-sports centre HYDROPOLlS offers also a great variety of entertainment for adults and children with 21 giant and mini Waterslides, Tennis courts, Children’s Club and Farm Zoo.
Gelina Village has been honored by tour operators as the best family hotel in Europe (1St prize 1998) and 5th level in the World (1999). Also a true paradise for children, a part of their preferred holiday memories for life. The hotel management is especially sensitive to environmental issues using energy and water economy equipment, gas for water healing, biological treatment and recycling of the hotel waste waters for watering the trees etc. special care has also been into protect the rare species of sea-liles.