Land with amazing views

Code: AL230
Location: Chorafakia, Akrotiri, Chania
Size: 2163sqms
Price: 120.000€

This land for sale in Akrotiri Chania Crete, has a building density of 200 sqm and is only one km from the traditional village of Horafakia and the blue flag beach of Kalathas. The larger part of this 2000 sqm piece of land is on a higher level dominating the surrounding plots. It has the privilege of overlooking both the bay of Kalathas and Chania Bay with great sunset views. The traditional village of Horafakia has a minimarket, tavernas 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 Chania Airport only fifteen minutes. The utilities of electricity, water and telephone are all close by for easy connection, and access is by asphalt road.

  • Beach nearby
  • Mountain View
  • Sea View
  • Utilities Nearby

Area Description


Horafakia is a small, quiet village on the peninsular of Akrotiri, situated halfway between Kalathas and Tersanas villages, 15kms northeast of the historic city of Chania. Due to its elevated location it offers outstanding sea views across the Bay of Chania and Mountain views. The village is only 15 mins from the international airport and less than half an hour from the port of Souda. The area is an ideal place to relax and unwind, and has numerous shops, mini markets, tavernas and school, all within walking distance. Additional shopping and general amenities such as large supermarkets, banks, post office, travel agency etc, are available in Kounoupidiana, just five minutes away by car. The beautiful sandy beaches of Kalathas and Tersanas are only a minute drive from Horafakia village.


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