The most popular holiday destination in Greece , the island of Crete benefits from a wonderful climate and Crete weather is ideal for summer holidays from May to October. Situated about 30 km from Heraklion city and east of Hersonisos, Stalida is an excellent tourist resort, which attracts thousands of tourists every summer. Its marvellous sandy beaches, the fascinating landscape and the hospitality of its inhabitants are only some of the features that make Stalida so popular among tourists. The long sandy bay and the lush vegetation dominate the landscape of Stalida. This tourist resort offers relaxed holidays in a pleasant and friendly atmosphere. In Stalida you will find CRETA SOLARIS HOTEL APARTMENTS – self-catering apartments-, with beautiful and well-groomed gardens. There are numerous taverns serving Greek specialties, as well as international cuisine restaurants. Along the sandy beach you will also find pubs, bars and cafes. Stalida’s nightlife isn’t as big when compared to its neighbours. However, its proximity to the bigger and livelier tourist resorts of Hersonissos to the west and Malia to the east makes Stalida an ideal place for those who wish to combine relaxation with entertainment.
If you prefer the convenience of organised tours, you can choose the best for you from the local travel agents Taxi transportation form-to the airport will cost you aprox. 40€. A few kilometers away is one of the best water parks in the Mediterranean. Also, archaeological sites and museums are something very interesting to see. If you drive a car you have to drive towards Ag.Nicolaos. Creta Solaris is 30 Km. east form Heraklion just opposite Hotel Blue Sea on the right side of the road,4 Km before Malia. Useful information: Creta Solaris Hotel Apartments is 30 Km. from the airport and the port of Heraklion. The beach is at a distance of 150 meters,while you will find grocery shops and taverns at 20 meters and 200 meters respectively. The bus stop is located at a distance of 50 meters, where you can travel to the main towns (Hersonissos, Malia) For other destinations around the island Tourist bus services are available just opposite the Hotel entrance.