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Corsica is a convenient holiday destination for many reasons; it’s only a couple of hours’ flight time, it’s nice and hot, it’s got the beach and magnificent mountains, and the French food is tasty to say the least. It’s also relatively untouched by tourism, especially when you compare it to other, popular holiday destinations.
You may be looking for a romantic couples holiday, or a fun family or friends break, so we’ve selected some superb accommodation which will fit perfectly with what you’re looking for...
Last-minute breaks for couples in Corsica
Le Home Apartments often come top of our lists due to their superb location – they’re just a short stroll from the main resort of Calvi, where not only will you find a variety of shops, bars and restaurants, but also a magnificent citadel and a sweeping, white sandy bay. What more could you ask for? Choose from a studio or one-bedroom apartment, and you can relax by the two pools, nestled in pretty gardens, or head out for a look around the town.
Above: Calvi beach, harbour and citadel.
Chez Pamela is also a wonderful option for couples. A quaint little apartment with a home-like, traditionally Corsican feel, you’re slap bang in the middle of St Florent’s picturesque harbour. Explore the shops by day and the restaurants by night, or embark on a sightseeing boat trip, the choice is yours.
Above: St Florent
Casa di Sole offers couples and small families a wonderful countryside base, where you can bask in the sunshine next to the private pool, dine al fresco on the terrace and head out and explore the small village of Lecci, which is 1km away. Although you’re not within walking distance of the beach, this is a superb, secluded escape, and the beach is only a short drive away should you wish to feel the sand between your toes.
Above: San Ciprianu Beach
Last-minute breaks for families and friends in Corsica
Bergerie Olivella is a wonderful choice for families due to its location and facilities. Originally a farmhouse, this villa is situated on the mountainside and offers fabulous views across Valinco and the west coast of Corsica. The private pool will be sure to keep the children entertained, and the tranquil surroundings are perfect for the adults to relax and unwind. The historic village of Olmeto, along with the harbour town of Propriano are also only a short drive away, so you can head off and explore the local area for the day.
Casa Laricciu is best described as a log house in the countryside, with a very comfortable, rustic appeal. Sleeping up to six guests, this property can be found in the Figari hills, boasting some beautiful mountain vistas from the private pool and outdoor summer kitchen. This is the ideal choice for those wanting a peaceful break, however you’re still not far from the fortress town of Bonifacio, and the glorious crystalline beaches of the south.
Above: Bonifacio harbour with citadel in the background
Above: La Tonnara Beach
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