This beautiful plot of land for sale in Chania Crete is set in a quiet neighborhood in the village of Sternes in Akrotiri overlooking White Mountains. It is a plot of 1009,48sqms with a building density of 400sqms and it can also offer views over Souda Bay from the first floor of any house, villa or any other type of building that will be developed on it. There is excellent asphalt road access. The utilities of electricity and water are nearby for easy connection.
Sternes is only 10 minutes away from the airport and 15 minutes from the city of Chania. Marathi beach with its fresh fish taverns is a 2 min drive. Shops, restaurants, mini-market, cafes can be found in Sternes. Additional shopping and all general amenities are available in Kounoupidiana, just five minutes away by car.
Sternes is a charming, traditional village situated on the peninsular of Akrotiri in Chania, with outstanding views towards the Bay of Souda and White Mountains of Crete. Although a peaceful and exclusive area, it is easily accessible being only 12 kilometers from the historic City of Chania, 10 mins from the international airport and twenty minutes from the port of Souda. The area is an ideal place to relax and unwind, and has a school, shops, mini markets and tavernas nearby.
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