Where to stay around Qala?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 930 holiday lettings near Qala. From 453 apartments to 193 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Qala for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Qala:

  • Bugibba: 142 holiday homes
  • Santa Maria Estate: 149 holiday homes
  • Paceville: 350 holiday homes
  • Xlendi: 38 holiday homes
  • Ix-Xemxija: 53 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 Qala?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Qala. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Windmills: 1,835 holiday lettings
  • Dahlet Qorrot Beach: 1,797 holiday lettings
  • Mellieha Bay: 1,841 holiday lettings
  • Malta National Aquarium: 1,841 holiday lettings
  • St Paul's Island: 1,841 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Qala listed on HomeAway 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 apartments in Qala?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 453 apartments in Qala. Our other popular types of Qala holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 193 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 94 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 Qala?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 531 holiday homes with pool available in Qala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Qala, Malta, Your Home Away From Home

    Qala is a small town located to the east of Gozo, an island within the Maltese archipelago. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Qala are drawn by its relatively quiet and tranquil location, especially when compared to the more developed main island of Malta. Qala and the island of Gozo as a whole offers visitors a good choice of reasonably priced self catering rental accommodation, to include apartments, townhouses and for those on a more generous budget, more luxurious villas with pools.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Qala, Malta

    Travellers spending their holidays in Qala will discover that the town offers a wealth of natural and historic attractions. These include the Immaculate Conception Chapel, which dates back to the 16th century. There are a number of magnificent vistas to be enjoyed from the village, enjoying views of Comino island and Malta beyond. Qala’s mainly rocky coastline boasts a number of unusual rock formations and caves which are popular with divers, the most fascinating of which is known as Ghar Minka. The best bathing can be enjoyed at Hondoq ir-Rummien, a sheltered cove where visitors enjoying their holidays in Qala will also find Gozo’s best preserved prehistoric remains.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Qala, Malta

    Hiring a car is perhaps the best way for tourists to explore the compact island of Gozo. Visitors spending their holidays in Qala may wish to take a drive to the island’s capital, Victoria, a short drive to the west. The ancient city of Victoria has been settled in since Neolithic times and boasts a number of historically and architecturally interesting buildings and landmarks. Perhaps the most prominent is the Citadella (Citadel), which originally dates back to the Bronze Age. Within the Citadella lies the 17th century baroque style Cathedral of Assumption, with its main ceiling boasting an impressive Trompe l’oeil painting. Those visitors looking to enjoy some watersports or to purely relax and soak up the warm Mediterranean sun will discover that Gozo has some of the best beaches in Malta, especially at San Blas and Ramla Bay.

    Weather in Qala, Malta

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Qala will discover that the Maltese archipelago enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate. Summers are generally warm and dry, with temperatures often reaching the early 30s degrees Celsius. Winters are generally cooler, although temperatures rarely drop below 10 degrees Celsius. Qala receives an average annual rainfall of 18 inches.

    Travel to Qala, Malta

    UK travellers looking to spend their holidays in Qala will first fly to Malta International Airport (MLA), on the main island. There are a number of airlines operating regular and affordable flights to this airport from the UK, including Air Malta, BMI Baby, easyJet, Thomson Airways and Ryanair. These flights depart from several regional UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), Leeds Bradford (LBA), East Midlands (EMA) and Bristol (BRI).

    Activities and attractions in Qala

    Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Qala has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ta' Mena Estate (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Popeye Village Malta (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Malta National Aquarium (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Birdpark Malta (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Mediterraneo Marine Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • Duck Village (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Qala

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Qala is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Blue Lagoon (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Mellieha Bay (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Golden Sands Beach (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
    • Dahlet Qorrot Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • San Blas Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Santa Marija Bay (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)