The coastal settlement Kato Stalos is at an 8 km distance from Chania. It has been developed along the coastal road and the last years Kato Stalos has turned in a tourist resort area of the northern side of Chania. It is located after Galatas and it has a beautiful and a very clean beach, main characteristic of which is the extensive sandy beach. It had been awarded with the Blue Flag of the European Union and it is distinguished for its nice organization. In the area there are many hotels, rooms to let and apartments, restaurants, beach bars and retail stores of all kinds. You will find most of them along the coastal road and the vertical side streets.
At a distance of 1km and at 150 meters higher, the settlement Pano Stalos is built. It is a small traditional village which combines natural beauty and picturesque view. The natural textured hills create original shapes and in combination with traditional architecture they combine the singularity of the area. Here you will also find hotels and restaurants where you can taste the unique Cretan cuisine.