Dasssia is a popular resort located between the villages of Gouvia and Ipsos, 13 km from Corfu Town. With a friendly and cosmopolitan atmosphere, Dassia has become one of the most inviting places to spend relaxing vacation in Corfu. Right in front of the village is a magnificent narrow beach that stretches for a couple of kilometres. It consist of sand and pebbles with two rows of sunbeds and umbrellas for those who want to enjoy a comfortable sunbathing. Dassia beach is quite flat with no sand dunes offering a perfect view to the Albanian coasts and the island's surroundings. At the centre of the beach there is a platform where one can experience nice dives to the crystalline waters. This beach is quite lively and developed, highly recommended for summer activities. Trees at the back of the beach provide some nice shade. Small tour boats are also available for a short trip to the nearby beaches. A walk along the beach reveals smaller bays which are ideal for total privacy. The beach offers a fascinating view to the Monastery of Pantokrator.
Dassia is a large resort, spread both sides of a busy main road. From this main road though, there are several smaller roads leading down to the Dassia beach.
Close to the beach there are large hotels. Some are quite spectacular. Apartments tend to be the other side of the main road - about 500m from the beach. If you are looking for a 'hotel' holiday, then Dassia should be on your list.
The main Dassia beach which seems to stretch out for miles. Also two small cove type beaches at the edge of the resort.