This stone house for sale in Chania Crete is located in the outskirts of the city, in the lovely village of Daratso, in a nice position with sea views. The plot of land has a total size 379sqms, with three traditional, stone-built houses in need of complete renovation. The total size of the three buildings is of 112sqms, with an additional building allowance of 128sqms. Location is excellent, close to all amenities and only 1,5kms from the beach and 8kms from Chania city center.
Nea Kydonia extends west from Chania city and features a long coastline of beautiful beaches stretching all the way to the peninsula of Rodopou. It is a lively area with high tourism activity in the summer featuring many tourist resort areas such as the villages of Platanias and Agia Marina with their abundance of hotels, restaurants, cafes, clubs and shops. A lush countryside awaits the visitor only slightly inland from the coast, featuring mainly citrus orchards and a large number of traditional villages which can be visited on daytrips. Galatas village is known for its history since it is the field of many battles fought and features the Battle Monument of Crete and a museum in its central square. At Alikianos village, one can visit the church of Ai Kyr Giannis and in Meskla, the fountains and the Byzantine church of Christ.
Daratso is a quiet residential area surrounded by numerous sandy beaches of the north part of Chania, just 4 kms from the city center. The area includes the beaches of Agii Apostoli, which are well known for their sandy shores and their sport facilities.