A fantastic corner plot on the road to Horafakia, overlooking the beach and the bay of Kalathas, a beautiful and much sought after area, near the traditional village of Horafakia on the Akrotiri peninsula, ideal for building a full time luxury residence, holiday or second home.
This land close to Kalathas for sale is 4,774 sqm in size, with a building density of 200sqm. It’s unique position ensures unobstructed magnificent Sunset views and mountain views. Only 3 minutes walking distance from the “Blue flag” sandy beach of Kalathas.
The closest village is Horafakia with shops, taverna and kafeneon, additional shopping and general amenities are available in Kounoupidiana, just five minutes away by car. The distance from the historic city of Chania is twenty minutes and from the airport fifteen minutes.
Utilities of electricity, water and telephone are all close by for easy connection, and access is by an asphalt road.
Kalathas is a seaside village on the peninsular of Akrotiri, situated on a small natural bay and features one of the best sandy beaches in the region, with clear, shallow waters. Although the beach is very popular in the summer, Kalathas still remains a quiet area and an ideal place to relax and unwind next to the sea. There are a few cafes, taverns and mini markets, with a full range of amenities including large supermarkets, banks and post office in Kounoupidiana, just 2 minutes away by car. The historic city of Chania is only a 12 mins drive.
The peninsular of Akrotiri features some of the most beautiful and cleanest sandy beaches of Chania offering water sports activities, including well-known Stavros beach, where Zorbas the Greek was filmed, Kalathas and Tersanas. Kalathas beach is a beautiful sandy beach lined with pine trees in the south and a small islet at swimming distance and features cafes and traditional tavernas. Tersanas is another fine sandy beach with shallow waters suitable for children. A variety of wild birds and turtles find haven in this peaceful area which is so diverse, offering endless possibilities to the visitor, from birdwatching, horse-riding, hiking or simply relaxing and enjoying the scenery. There are also several churches and historically significant monasteries in the area such as the impressive Agia Triada and Moni Gouvernetou built in the 16th century, a visit to which is highly recommended