A five-star luxury hotel brings the Asian tinge to heartwarming greek hospitality!
All about Angsana Corfu opening!
Set on an idyllic lush green hilltop overlooking the turquoise waters of the historical Benitses Bay, lies Angsana Corfu –Banyan Tree’s first and much-anticipated resort in Europe. It identifies as a Mediterranean sanctuary of extraordinary beauty, a luxurious spa and beach resort offering a unique blend of Greek and Asian hospitality.
Its location is close to the Achilleion Palace, once home to the famed Empress Sisi of Austria, enriching its surroundings with echoes of a royal era and its offers panoramic views of the Ionian Sea, composing a Mediterranean “refuge” of unparalleled beauty. After an extensive and demanding work program, the building complex that once housed San Stefano was completely renovated and turned into a truly luxurious resort of high standards, analogous to the history of the Asian hotel giant.
Located a short 12 km drive south of Corfu town, a UNESCO World Heritage site with its imposing Old Fortress, the resort is strategically positioned for must-see spots, beautiful sandy beaches, historical sites, activities for all tastes, and experience of local heritage. It also boasts a close vicinity to the exotic Paxoi and Antipaxoi islets.
The resort offers a collection of 159 contemporary rooms and suites, plus 37 luxury villa homes built in the style of local architecture, laid out across the hilltop estate. The estate is surrounded by a landscape of exquisite beauty with Mediterranean gardens and olive tree groves, overlooking the picturesque Benitses Bay, presenting far-reaching views of the Ionian sea and the countryside.
Angsana Corfu places gastronomy pleasures high on its priority list. Guests of Angsana Corfu will have the opportunity to taste recipes from cuisines around the world in the hotel’s 10 separate restaurants and lounge bars. The taste journey includes a series of gastronomic suggestions of Corfiot cuisine, internationally popular dishes in the wonderful all-day restaurant Ruen Romsai, special Japanese options in the trendy Koh, but also relaxation on the pillows of the outdoor Starboard Lounge with afternoon aperitifs. In the evenings belong to the rooftop bar Vertigo for a drink under the starry summer sky. The highlight of this unique tasting tour of Angsana Corfu is the arrival of Botrini’s restaurant, where guests will experience a wonderful Mediterranean cuisine, with the signature of Michelin-starred chef Hector Botrini.
The arrival of Angsana Spa at the Angsana Corfu raises the bar in the field of wellness
Featuring the view of the Ionian Sea, the presence of the internationally recognized and award-winning Angsana Spa with 11 treatment rooms combined with the 25-meter indoor pool and the fully equipped gym offers the space and the touch of absolute relaxation. Here, the historical and progressive techniques of the West meet those of the East with a background of authentic Greek hospitality.
Amongst Angsana Corfu luxurious facilities, a main outdoor infinity pool encapsulates the heart of the resort’s lifestyle. An indoor heated pool for winter days or training regimes and a kids’ pool bring the fun of poolside life to every guest. A personal fitness program can be designed and executed at Angsana Corfu dedicated state-of-the-art Gym and at the outdoor Yoga Pavilion, for a healthy and fit summer life. There will always be something for the children, who can happily hang out and socially mingle at our kids’ club and pool, the Ranger’s Club. The beach spot will offer luxurious sun loungers, a beach bar and fun water sports activities.