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This is for those travelling on the island by car and worth to be visited. There are several nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Big swimming pool

Came here for the day whilst visiting Crete. One of the best places to go for a swim as it is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bradford, United Kingdom
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Stavros Beach, Spirou Lera/Spirou Kagiale, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is for those travelling on the island by car and worth to be visited. There are several nice beaches on Akrotiri peninsula and wont take much time going there if you r planning to stay/go to Chania. There are variety of tavernas on Stavros...More

Thank DmitriA25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for the day whilst visiting Crete. One of the best places to go for a swim as it is a well protected bay, more like being in a swimming pool than in the sea. Easy to get in and out and ideal for...More

Thank Mal1963mal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely week here with 2 teenagers and a 2 year old. Basic but very clean accommodation. Lovely pool and direct access to the beach. Very friendly staff especially Taz who staffed the pool bar. He was wonderful with our children and went...More

Thank 4eaglets
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, some small and before of season heavily populated. There are three beautiful beaches in Stavros that are worth visiting.

Thank rssilver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super beaches, nice mountain views and a lot of dining possibilities. I recommend finding the more hidden beach with the nice beach restaurant (https://no.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g644211-d4599580-Reviews-Sunset_Taverna_Stavros_Crete-Stavros_Chania_Prefecture_Crete.html). You go there by night, have a nice dinner, have your feet in the sand and watch the sunset. Beautiful!

Thank Tor Kristian H
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Crowded, and a horrible price for two sunbeds, 15€ A single person wasnt given a chanse to pay for just one sunbed, she had to pay ”for the set” My advice is to spend your money on a nicer place.

2  Thank magganby
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I visited this beach around half a dozen times in our stay in nearby Kalathas. The bay in itself is a nice friendly, not too deep lagoon. I did notice the locals looking in the water a lot, but was never sure what they were...More

1  Thank 06frankie
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My husband thinks this is the best beach in Chania area so far, and we have been to balos ans Falassarna! We really enjoyed the afternoon here, clean water, not too many people here and really soft sand. There is a beautiful cliff in the...More

Thank Maz110
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I came back to Stavros beach, after 4 years. The view is stunning, and the water is Crystal clear as usual. It's definitely one of the best beaches near Chania. P.S. Bars, restaurant and equipped beach in Stavros are getting more and more expensive. We...More

Thank IN3lutTabil3
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Clear water... blue.. good beach.. good for snorkling. There is restaurants and cafeterias nearby. Good beach for children

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18 July 2018|
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Response from kathleenmf | Reviewed this property |
We went in April and I bet it will be similar. For locals it was cool. For us 70's and full sun was enough to swim. Water was refreshing. May be warmer in Oct after summer season. Have fun
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8 April 2018|
Response from sarah120861 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I am not sure as I have visited during June and September, not in April, however the Tavernas are used by many of the locals so I would imagine that they are open in April. Enjoy your trip - it's a great place to... More
26 September 2017|
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Response from jdport | Reviewed this property |
Not at Stavros, but I did see windsurfers at Elafonisi Beach in southern Crete. And I saw parasailing in Rethymno. I think I saw parasailing in Malia too.