We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Stalis Beach

Beach Road, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
Review Highlights
Yassos Beach bar

Just returned from a week in Stalis ,and spent the week on the beach at Yassos bar, Free sun beds... read more

Reviewed today
Bridge of Allan, United Kingdom
Sandy beach with shallow water - perfect for families

Stalis has the best beach in all of Crete. Sandy and shallow. Perfect for families. Lot's of... read more

Reviewed today
Borlange, Sweden
Read all 1,472 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great beach” (95 reviews)
“water sports” (95 reviews)
Beach Road, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
Write a Review
Reviews (1,472)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,065 reviews

Reviewed today

Just returned from a week in Stalis ,and spent the week on the beach at Yassos bar, Free sun beds and WIFI if you ate and drank at the restaurant bar. Mike and his family were very friendly and nothing was too much for them....More

Thank macre4bb
Reviewed today

Stalis has the best beach in all of Crete. Sandy and shallow. Perfect for families. Lot's of restaurants. We usually stay at Akti beach bar and their sunbeds.

Thank LindhaJansson
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great clear blue clean water; small and calm waves; fine sand, no rocks Great beach bar with nice owners

Thank drizz12
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I am not a very good swimmer, I like to make sure my feet touch in either the pool or sea floor. When I realised how far out you can walk in the sea before it gets deep was fantastic for me. The water is...More

Thank tilly369
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Big long sandy beach with shoals of many species of colourful fish in the shallows to swim/snorkel with. There's some lovely places to eat and drink right on the beach.

Thank Keirran R
Reviewed 6 days ago

as beaches go this is a crowded one with very high waves not suitable for familes with small children

Thank villaroni
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is long, sandy and shallow waters, which allows you to walk out in the sea comfortably. Plenty of beachside cafe's, restaurants.

Thank hydehyde
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach with clear water ideal for snorkelling, we saw lots of beautiful fish. The beach is sandy and very clean and the tide doesn't go in or out so whatever time of day you go it's good. There's lots of places to hire sunbeds...More

Thank flower146
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely beach but so many sunbeds/loungers have been added , its very packed to the point you kick sun beds. Lots of water sports on the beach to enjoy

Thank travellingquen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just had 10 wonderful days here. The days when the sea was calm was amazing. My children had a ball. Beach is great. Sun beds are great. Great variety of restaurants. Lovely holiday

Thank Kerry-Lyn C
Nearby Restaurants
Sweet World
352 reviews
.29 km away
Jannis Golden Heart
709 reviews
.18 km away
Cretan Family Restaurant
214 reviews
.15 km away
Kelariko Restaurant
549 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Eurodriver Motorcycle Rental
56 reviews
.48 km away
Themis Beach Bar
77 reviews
.17 km away
Happy Train
235 reviews
1.53 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
gemma d
8 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from scooterrs12 | Reviewed this property |
your right on the beach sandy beaches both sides of you ,,,jump on a bus and go few miles to malia or off to gouves both easily reach by bus for a few euro,s ,,take plenty cold drinks its hot
Lisa P
6 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Suzie G | Reviewed this property |
I was unaware of any riptide? however if you find dianomeas restaurant and use their beds that area of the beach is very calm and has very shallow water with no rocks or seaweed! hope this helps
Brian M
28 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from cdjdad | Reviewed this property |
We were all inclusive so only ate out occasionally. There's proper restaurants or cafes or bars and we didn't have a particular favourite. They're all very laid back and let you pop in for just a drink so you can look at... More