Stalis lies about 30 kms east from Heraklion city on the north coast of Crete. Stalis also neighbours Malia and Hersonissos resorts although it is less jammed and more family-oriented than them.
Accommodation in Stalis varies from small establishments like studios, small hotels and small apartments to large well organized hotels for tour packages. Tourist facilities are very well developed in Stalis so that you can find a lot of shops, supermarkets, handicrafts shops, souvenir shops, clothing shops as well as restaurants, taverns and cafe's. What is more, is that there are plenty of bars, night clubs and of course Malia and Hersonissos are close enough to enjoy their nightlife.
Its wonderful sandy beach is narrow and long and gets less crowded as you move towards Malia. It offers many sea sports and games such as water ski, parasailing, windsurfing, canoeing and have a lot of beach services like beach bars, umbrellas and sun beds.
Very frequent bus services from Heraklion makes Stalis very easy to access and it is close enough in order to get there by car from Heraklion and its airport in very short time.