Castello Bibelli Castello Bibelli is a property of significant historical and cultural value. The main building “CASTELLO” of 1.968,25 m2 built area, is of neo-Gothic style, made from stone with tile roofs and its distinctive feature are the two turrets and patio. The property also includes other four auxiliary buildings, with a total built area of 457.44 m2. Built at the beginning of the century by Italian Admiral Bibelli, in a wooded hillside, within an area of 77,019 m2.
The building CASTELLO BIBELLI, the shell of CASTELLINO and the shells of three auxiliary buildings (two double-decker and a ground floor) were classified as monumental buildings in accordance with the provisions of article 6 par. 1c of L. 3028/2002, that is newer cultural assets dating back to the last century with great architecture, urban, ethnic, or generally historical, artistic or scientific importance.
This high-level property offers the opportunity to develop a modern hotel unit of high specifications (Boutique Hotel) harmonized with the architectural character of the property as foreseen from the current urban plan, as well as restoration and use of the main building CASTELLO'' (Lobby, venues recreation, food service activities, public gathering spaces, utility rooms).
Moreover, the tourism development of the surrounding area is proposed such as the creation of walking paths for visiting Castello, while secondary residencies, sports infrastructures, supplementary spaces and infrastructures to touristic activities and hotels of Zone I such as cafes and restaurants are also proposed.
The Property will be developed in accordance with the Special Town Planning Development Plan (“ESCHADA”) which has been drawn-up for the property in accordance with Article 11, 12 et of Law 3986/2011, including the land uses of “Tourism-Leisure” and “Touristic Village”, and is expected to be approved by Presidential Decree.
The property is located approximately 14 km from the town of Corfu, 500 m from the village of Kato Korakiána, 700 m from the famous beach of Dassia, 6 km approximately from Gouvia Marina Corfu and 16 km. from Corfu International Airport "Ioannis Kapodistrias".
The surrounding area of the property is one of the most developed tourism destinations of Corfu. It has green hills beautiful beaches, high quality resorts, rooms to let, taverns and even awarded restaurants (eg Etrusco).