Sidari - Salco Holidays - Low Cost Holidays to Corfu

Book Your Holiday

    • 16+ years
    • 12-15 years
    • 2-11 years
    • 0-23 months

Welcome to Sidari

Sidari

Sidari is a rambling resort parts of which are in peaceful rural settings, the closer to the hub of Sidari, the livelier everything becomes.

Sidari has a vast assortment of amenities: bars, clubs, rustic tavernas, restaurants, boutiques, and all that is necessary for the day to day routine of normal living.

The beach of Sidari is approximately 500 metres long and mainly fine sand. All along there are plenty of bars and tavernas.

The westernmost point of Sidari Beach is famous for the Canal D’Amour. It is made up of natural limestone sculptures in the form of huge boulders rising from the sea and in between,  tiny inlets.

Sidari is known as a lively resort with a buzzing nightlife in its centre. Around the periphery of Sidari are quiter pods for those wanting a more relaxed holiday.

 

Information & Facts

Activities

There is a rich variety of activities in Sidari for all ages and tastes. These include:

  • Watersports on Sidari beach
  • Cycling - Sidari's landscape lends itself to this as it is reasonably flat and there are plently of country lanes through shaded olive groves.
  • Boat trips to the islands of Ericusa and Mathraki 
  • Horse riding

Climate

Approximate temperatures on Corfu

• July and August 28-32 °C
• June – 25-28 °C
• September – 25-28 °C
• May – 21 - 23 °C
• October 21-25 °C

 

Eating Out

Variety is the spice of life and in Sidari there is certainly plenty of variety - traditional greek cuisine is ubiquitus but the international cuisine is also easily avalable.

There are restaurants in the centre of Sidari as well as on the beach front.

Traditional dishes of Corfu that can be found in restaurants in Sidari:

Pastitsada - a pasta based dish comprising of caserole style beef in spicy tomato sauce.

Sofrito - traditionally slow cooked veal in parsley and and garlic sauce often served with rice

Bourtheto - fish cooked in hot tomato sauce - (not for the faint hearted)  

Getting Around

Car hire:

You can book your holiday car directly from the Salco Holidays website. Our prices are competitive and include a fully comprehensive insurance.

Local bus:

The local bus from Sidari goes in three directions, one south-westwards towards Peroulades along the coast road, another eastwards towards Kassiopi and the other takes the inland route into Corfu Town.

Taxi:

There is a taxi rank in Sidari - check tariffs with the driver before embarking.

Kids Attractions

In Sidari there are many children's attractions. The most prominent being the sandy beach with its shallow waters. 

In addition there is a variety of water sports.

Sidari also has a small waterpark ideal for younger children aptly named, Sidar Water Park.

 

Language

Greek is spoken on Corfu.

Useful Greek words you can try out on your holiday to Acharavi:

Yia sou* – hello (to one person)

Yia sas* – hello (to more than one person)

*It is the same phrase for hello and goodbye as it means ‘health to you’

Yia mas – cheers (our health)

Efharisto – thank you

Parakalo - please

Pou eene i paralia? – where is the beach?

Pou eene o fournos? – where is the bakery?

Ti kanis? – how are you?

Kala efharisto – well, thank you

Mia birra  parakalo – a beer please

Ena boukali krasi, parakalo – a bottle of wine please

Ena boukali kokkino krasi, parakalo – a bottle of red wine please

Lefko - white

Thio bires parakalo – two beers please (the ‘th’ is pronounce as in ‘there’)

Thelo na pao thiakopes ('th' like there) sto Sidari - I want to go on holiday to Sidari

Money

The currency of Greece is the Euro. 

Night Life

The nightlife in Sidari is lively with music, dancing and laughter well into the night.

Sightseeing

Holiday makers can book excursions with local travel agents in Sidari. 

Boat trips to the islands of Ericousa and Mathraki.

Corfu Island tours which usually include Corfu Town

Trips into nearby villages

 

 

Time

Greek time is usually two hours ahead of GMT

Nestled a short distance from the golden sands and sparkling waters of the Mediterranean the Koursaros Studios & Apts, Sidari offer holiday makers a relaxed and intimate setting from which to enjoy their time in Corfu. The 26 self-catering apartments..

Accommodation Offers

Beach Star

Beach Star

Self Catering

 for 7 Nights

From £85
Orestis Aparthotel

Orestis Aparthotel

Self Catering

 for 7 Nights

From £97
Villa Ouranos

Villa Ouranos

Self Catering

 for 7 Nights

From £280

Holiday Offers

Mimosa

Mimosa

HB

 for 7 Nights

From Glasgow

From £567
Villa Ouranos

Villa Ouranos

Self Catering

 for 7 Nights

From Glasgow

From £902
ACCEPT COOKIESTo give you the best possible experience, this site uses cookies. Using this site means you agree to our use of cookies. We have published a cookies policy, which you should read to find out more about the cookies we use. View cookies policy.