Arillas is a popural resort among  couples and families who are seeking a tranquil region for beach relaxation and convenience to explore the surrounding country side. The beach extends for about 2km and is covered with golden sand. The 2 small peninsulas surrounding the beach provide a protective wall against the strong winds that blow in the region. The beach is quite shallow and the sea bed is flat making it ideal for children. There are numerours sun beds and umbrellas for hire along the coast line as well as a significant number of restaurants and cafeterias.

Being located in the furthest north west coast of Corfu, Arillas has a certain quiet and sheltered feel. The resort is also located very close to some wonderful beaches and villages, like Agios Stefanos, Agios Georgios and Afionas.