Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Xaghra

The area's temples and wineries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Xaghra. This walkable and relaxing city entices travellers with its seaside and island views. Ggantija Temple and Blue Lagoon are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Xaghra

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Xaghra has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ta' Mena Estate (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Popeye Village Malta (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Duck Village (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Xaghra

Travellers enjoy Xaghra for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Xaghra is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Lagoon (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Gozo (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Ramla Bay Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Marsalforn Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Xaghra

The nearest airport is in Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), located 19 mi (30.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Xagħra?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 907 holiday lettings around Xagħra. From 213 villas to 385 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Xagħra?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Xagħra:

  • Santa Maria Estate: 195 holiday homes
  • Mellieħa Heights: 195 holiday homes
  • Paceville: 281 holiday homes
  • Għadira: 185 holiday homes
  • Il-Balluta: 391 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Xagħra? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Xagħra. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Calypso's Cave: 2,026 holiday lettings
  • Ggantija Temple: 2,039 holiday lettings
  • Ramla Bay Beach: 2,030 holiday lettings
  • Ta'Kola Windmill: 2,034 holiday lettings
  • Ta' Mena Estate: 1,993 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Xagħra listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Xagħra?

Yes, of course. offers 213 Villas in Xagħra. Our other popular types of Xagħra holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 385 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 124 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 125 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Xagħra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 580 holiday homes with pool available in Xagħra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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