Situated in the picturesque village of Benitses, centrally located on the island of Corfu you will find this charming 3 star beachfront hotel. The Potamaki Beach Hotel, built in 1970 received its last renovation not too long ago in 2001, helping ensure that its accommodation and facilities are kept to a modern standard. There are 170 simply decorated guestrooms spread out over the 5 floors of the building and there are a number of services and facilities available at the hotel to help make your stay a comfortable one. You will find the reception/front desk is available 24 hours where you can enquire about the tours, excursions and car rental services on offer. Guests can be refreshed in the hotelâ€™s large outdoor swimming pool or soak up the sun on the terrace by the pool on one of the many available sunbeds and loungers or choose to relax in the lounge and games area, where you can find the pool/snooker and table tennis facilities. The hotel is also well equipped for all its visitors with both; wheelchair access and disabled facilities available if needed.The Potamaki Beach Hotel enjoys a great location just across the road from the nearest beach, certified as blue flag for its clear and clean waters and if you explore the west of the island you will find several pleasant and sandy beaches to enjoy. Many of the beaches offer a variety of water sports to try out or you can just spend the day enjoying the sun. Corfu town the capital of the island is around 15km away from the hotel, easily accessible if you rent a car or you can use the bus station next to the hotel that will take you there and many other places around the island. In Corfu town you will find plenty of tourist attractions with a large variety of shops, restaurants and nightlife to enjoy. Closer to the hotel the neighbouring village of Benitses is well worth a visit just for the unique shell museum there, famed for its unusual and interesting collection of coral, shark jaws, shells and other exotic fishy exhibits.
The Potamaki Beach Hotel provides affordable accommodation with enough facilities on offer to make your stay an enjoyable one. A good choice for its several nearby beaches and shops not too far away, it makes an ideal place to stay for young couples and tourists.
There is a large freshwater outdoor swimming pool at the hotel with a separate section for younger children. You will find a large sun terrace next to the pool with plenty of sunbeds and parasols for hire, as well as, the poolside bar available for refreshments.
The hotel has a total of 170 simple yet; comfortable guestrooms that can accommodate up to 3 guests and many rooms offering views of the sea from the balcony. Air-conditioning is available for a daily fee and all rooms feature, a private bathroom with shower and comfortable twin beds with additional beds available on request. All the usual amenities are included with the rooms such as: TV with satellite channels, telephone, fridge, minibar and free Wi-Fi internet access.
Eating and Drinking
The restaurant at the hotel serves an inclusive hearty buffet breakfast every morning to help get the day off to a great start. Half-board guests can enjoy during the evenings a range of Greek and International cuisine buffet style for dinner, offering a full course meal with a wide range of starters, main meals and deserts to enjoy each night.The snack bar and lounge area provides a great place for guests to sit back and unwind while; enjoying the variety of snacks, refreshments and alcoholic drinks on offer throughout the day.The pool bar offers a similar service providing a welcome selection of light meals, snacks and cocktails that can be enjoyed while on the hotelâ€™s terrace and by the pool.