Corsican Places – recently voted Best Destination Specialist Tour Operator 2010 by Atout France, France Tourism Development Agency – offers more accommodation choices on the island of Corsica than any other UK operator. Specialising in self-catering properties near the coast, with a north of the island stronghold, Corsican Places covers the whole of the island offering a diverse range of accommodation, including converted bergeries, more rural hideaways, and hotels.
New properties are regularly added to the Corsican Places portfolio, recent additions include:
Villas Mandarine – Calvi Town
Set in a private, five-acre complex, Villas Mandarine is a collection of eight contemporary villas nestled between the sea and mountains just a few minutes drive from Calvi Town and Calvi beach. There is a choice of three or four bedroom properties, each complete with private pool and garden. The appeal of Villas Mandarine is that it combines the privacy of quality self-catering accommodation with the benefits of a superior hotel service – included daily services include cleaning, bed making and newspaper delivery; optional extras include breakfast, shopping, chef service and babysitting, with the opportunity to request activities, boat trips and excursions. This season, Corsican Places offers seven nights at Villas Mandarine from £599 per person, based on six sharing and including return flights direct to Calvi, taxes and car hire.
Villa les Voiliers - Davia
Set in a tranquil corner of Marine de Davia, the three-bedroom Villa les Voiliers boasts a privileged position by the sea with outstanding views over the bay of Davia to the west, and stretching as far as the Cap Corse to the northeast. A path from the terrace and garden leads down to secluded areas perfect for sunbathing and from which, with care, it is possible to swim in the warm, crystal-clear waters that lap the rocks below. There are a number of beaches within a short stroll whilst, for the more active, there are tennis courts within a five minute walk. This season, Corsican Places offers seven nights at Villa les Voiliers from £549 per person, based on six sharing and including return flights direct to Calvi, taxes and car hire.
4* Hotel Corsica – Calvi Town
Located on a hillside, overlooking the bay of Calvi and Calvi Citadel, the pinnacle of Hotel Corsica is arguably its panoramic views. The atmosphere here is relaxed and for those who do not want to drive the short distance to Calvi Town or Calvi beach, the hotel provides a complimentary shuttle bus service. The hotel is traditional and is comprised of 50 rooms - facilities include a large swimming pool, children’s pool, sun terrace, sauna, jacuzzi and gardens. This season, Corsican Places offers seven nights at Hotel Corsica from £1245 per person, based on two sharing with breakfast and including return flights direct to Calvi, taxes and transfers. For more information about Corsican Places, please call the Reservations Department on 0845 330 2113 or visit www.corsica.co.uk