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Reviewed today

We had a great afternoon at the Achilleion. We went by Corfu bus (No 10) from the centre which runs hourly but can also be reached by car or the hop on/off bus. Set on a hill outside Corfu their are wonderful views back to...More

Thank NRB20132013
Reviewed today via mobile

We came up to the Achilleion at around 5pm and had a lovely couple of hours at the museum. The ceiling and stairwell art work is beautiful, but my favourite part was the courtyard with statues of the muses, where there is a cafe to...More

Thank Mims R
Reviewed today

Achilleion is a neo classistic chateau opposite Mon Repos in god condition. Perhaps the german imperor is more belowed than the former king of greece. The palace it self is not a master piece. But there is af beautifull collection of statues. Mostly i will...More

Thank carl b
Reviewed yesterday

This is a really interesting place to visit, the tour goes into the long history and the artwork is amazing.The gardens have some magnificent statues to see and fabulous views.There are toilet facilities, souvenirs and cafe facilities on site.

Thank jboy601
Reviewed 2 days ago

narrow roads, free parking but tough to find, crowded place - but is is a must to visit in Corfu nice place built for a nice lady, the Empress - in respect to local culture, the mark of the place is Achilles, the Trojan hero...More

Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw is on the way to the hotel and decided to pay it a visit. To be honest it is nothing more than a Victorian Foley, a bit of a nothing really, once a hotel then a casino now a musem of sorts, worth...More

Thank alan s
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is at the top of a hill not far from Corfu. The view is extraordinary in many directions, especially from the upper level terrace. It has some interesting paintings and only a few of the old furniture are kept. It's worth visiting

Thank Petre2017476
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are interested in getting squashed between busloads of tourists in the rooms of this palace, go for it! If not, save your money. Commercial exploitation at it’s worst. Terrible…

Thank JohnMira
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Be prepared for just how crazy this place gets, particularly if you're driving and not on a coach. The place is fantastic though, with beautiful grounds that you can spend a whole day in so take snacks with you, as the restaurants nearby are really...More

Thank Selina G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful art and amazing history, set in the mountains close to the centre of Benitses. Guided tour for 15 Euros, lovely afternoon out

Thank Thomas D
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Eskimogirl25
September 17, 2018|
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Response from MagElise | Reviewed this property |
I have the same problem and had no problems whatsoever getting there. You should be ok.
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Eskimogirl25
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Response from ChateauCarrie | Reviewed this property |
The roads are really quite good! Since its a main attraction to the Island, its well paved, wide enough and not wind-ey. Its not that high up either. I wouldn't worry about it at all. The only place that may cause... More
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Response from Henry-Tuur | Reviewed this property |
We had a private car, but ask the people with a car to take you back in the city. We took also 2 persons back.
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