This plot of land in Akrotiri Chania Crete for sale has got a surface 11700sqms with a building density of 310sqms ( plus basements) for the construction of a villa or 1,170sqms for the development of a hotel. It is located at the edge of the village of Sternes towards beautiful Marathi beach, on the Akrotiri peninsula. There are outstanding sea views from the plot over Souda Bay and across to White Mountains of Crete. The sloping land ensures these views cannot be compromised and it also enables the construction and full use of a basement. The land is currently an olive grove. Electricity and water connections are available nearby.
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