The Soúgia is a small coastal village in southern Crete . It is built in the gorge of Agia Irini and boasts a large, beautiful beach. In Soúgia will find many small hotels with rooms as well as restaurants and cafes by the sea. What there is in Soúgia gas station so make sure to fill your tank before you arrive as well as a pharmacy , a bank , but there is a cash machine ( ATM ) . The sea is cold compared to the north coast and the sea deepens abruptly .