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Overseas Holidays

The Holidays:

from
£1495

Fri 2 Oct - Fri 9 Oct 2020

Corfu Holiday Palace

Kanoni, Corfu

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The Hotel

The 5-star Corfu Holiday Palace is the only hotel with a direct view to the famous landmark of the island, Pontikonissi, and the monastery of Mary of Vlachernes and is just 4km away from the old town of Corfu.

Corfu Holiday Palace is located in the historical and cosmopolitan area of Kanoni. Just 4km away is the old town of Corfu (UNESCO historical monument), which is accessible from the hotel by public bus. The peninsula has been characterised as one of particular natural beauty with pine trees, cypresses, eucalyptuses and a magical beach with green-blue waters.

Rooms

The standard double rooms at the Corfu Holiday Palace are perfectly equipped to offer you the best amenities. In these 25-27m2 rooms, you'll find two beds (100x200 cm), a balcony, Wi-Fi, satellite TV, fridge, safe and air conditioning/heating.
Upgrades to Superior Sea-view rooms are available at a supplement of £175.
Singles: There is a sole occupancy supplement of £36 per room per night.

Beaches & Pools

There is one outdoor saltwater pool, with loungers, and one indoor pool. The hotel also has its own beach, which is accessed via an incline elevator from the outdoor pool.

Spa Centre

The wellness centre offers massage and beauty treatments (supplement payable for these services) and a heated indoor pool.

Fitness Facility

Corfu Holiday Palace has a tennis court and a gym. Watersports and scuba diving may be available at an extra charge.

Golf

The nearest golf course to the hotel is at Corfu Golf Club, located 14km away from Corfu town.

   Corfu

About Corfu

Corfu, an island off Greece’s northwest coast in the Ionian Sea, is defined by rugged mountains and a resort-studded shoreline. Its cultural heritage reflects years spent under Venetian, French and British rule before it was united with Greece in 1864. Corfu Town, flanked by two imposing Venetian fortresses, features winding medieval lanes, a French-style arcade and the grand Palace of St Michael and St George.

 

Corfu Bridge

Hosted by Bernard Magee, this event will have a full bridge programme and encompass two bridge seminars followed by the opportunity to play set hands with the assistance of the experienced team. There will be a
range of bridge sessions played in a friendly atmosphere.

If you are a single bridge player, please do not worry about being on your own. We will always be able to find you a partner and you can always have a game. As well as there being other singles in the same situation as yourself, there is the Mr Bridge team who will be happy to partner you if required.

Bernard Magee

Bernard Magee

Bernard Magee is Britain's foremost bridge tutor; he has been leading bridge holidays for nearly twenty years and his reputation continues to grow.

His enthusiasm for the game and his patience with all his clients place him a clear level above other bridge personalities.

He is the author of a large range of interactive software, from beginners bridge to more advanced levels. He has also written a range of bridge books which both instruct and entertain the reader. His newest creation is eight series of live-action seminar recordings that cover 48 different topics.

He is the bridge consultant for the Mr Bridge organisation, writing regularly within all of their publications. He has also written regular articles for most of the country's bridge magazines.

Bernard is married to Helen, a photographer and has a young son, Alfie.

Corfu Things To Do

   pontikonisi, mouse island

Away from the Bridge Table

The main emphasis of the holiday is certainly on bridge, but there is a lot more to it. There are also lots of opportunities to shop, tour and relax.

Beaches & Pools

There is one outdoor saltwater pool, with loungers, and one indoor pool. The hotel also has its own beach, which is accessed via an incline elevator from the outdoor pool.

Excursions

During the day and planned around the bridge programme there will be optional excursions to places including; Pontikonisi on Mouse Island and the Achilleion Museum.

Golf

The nearest golf course to the hotel is at Corfu Golf Club, located 14km away from Corfu town.

More Information

Holiday prices are per person and are based on two people sharing a twin or double room on a half-board basis. They include travel by British Airways scheduled flights from London Heathrow to Corfu airport (transfer time is approximately 15 minutes to the hotel).

Flights

Prices are based on air travel from London Heathrow to Corfu Airport. We may be able to offer flights from other regional airports; these will be offered with private car transfers at a supplement (please enquire).

Group flight timings (British Airways)

02 October 2020 London Heathrow (LHR)/ Corfu (CFU) 10.10/15.30
09 October 2020 Corfu (CFU)/ London Heathrow (LHR) 16.30/17.45

When the programmed flights are full, we will endeavour to obtain additional seats with the same or another airline, but this may be at a flight supplement. If you wish to fly from other UK departure airports, you will need to contact Brightwater prior to booking to check availability.

Due to frequent changes to charter flight times from regional airports, Brightwater will confirm flight times at the time of booking, but please note the carriers reserve the right to amend these times should they deem this necessary for their operating schedules.
Fuel surcharges: We reserve the right to add a variable fuel or currency surcharge to your booking if necessary.

Booking

Call Brightwater (ATOL 4498) on 01334 657155. The deposit is £200 per person, plus any insurance premiums. Please ensure you have read and agree to Brightwater’s terms and conditions.

We will endeavour to satisfy individual requests, but please note these cannot be guaranteed. Holidaymakers requiring wheelchair assistance must confirm this at the time of booking and state the nature of their disability. The same applies for any special meal requirements on the aircraft.