Guests of Elizabeth Suites in Chania can reach very easily most of the best coasts in Crete.
The famous lagoon of Balos is located approximately 56km northwest of Chania and 17km northwest of Kissamos. Balos is famous for its turquoise waters, the wild natural beauty and the beautiful exotic scenery. The lagoon of Balos has white sand and exotic white, vivid blue and turquoise waters. Elizabeth Suites guests can reach lagoon of Balos by bus or by taxi until Kissamos port and from there the safest way is by boat. If guests are lucky might be accompanied by dolphins.
Another famous beach that travellers love to visit is Elafonisi which is located 76km west of Chania. Elafonisi is a Natura 2000 protected area. Families prefer this beach due to the fact that the sea water does not exceed 1m in depth, creating a small lagoon, which is ideal for children. The sand has a pink color in many spots and that’s because many crashed shells are there. One of the beaches in Elafonisi is organized with umbrellas, sunbeds, shower, lifeguards, snackbars and changing rooms so the visitors can enjoy the whole day there. Elizabeth suites guests can take the bus outside of the hotel and reach Elafonisi in about one hour and a half.
Falassarna bay is one of the most famous beaches in Greece, which has been awarded as the best beach of Crete and voted as one of the 10 best beaches in Europe in the past. Famous beach not only for the crystal waters but also for the sunset for the romantic visitors. The main beach of Falassarna is called Pachia Ammos. It is an exotic beach with a length of 1km and a width of 150m. Due to its length this beach attracts most of the visitors of the area . The beach offers umbrellas and a few snack bars and cafes where you can get food and water. Elizabeth Suites guests in Chania can reach Falassarna by bus and need approximately one hour.
Loutro is a small seaside village situated approximately 71 km south of Chania city. Elizabeth Suites recommends to each guests to visit Loutro and stay for an overnight. Loutro is a place for those people who want something different. A small picturesque fishing village in south west Crete, not yet spoilt by mass tourism. In Loutro you will not find big hotels, swimming pools, bars and disco There are no overcrowded streets, restaurants and beaches, there are no cars! The only access is by boat or as you wish, by foot (1.5-2 hour trekking from Chora Sfakion. Many small rooms for rent just a few restaurants and one coffee shop that also serves local sweets. Elizabeth suites Guests can reach Loutro by taxi, by bus or by car. Travellers arrive in Sfakia Port and from there they can take the boat that needs only 10 minutes to reach Loutro.