Find the best place to stay — Island of Malta

Where to stay around Island of Malta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,869 holiday lettings near Island of Malta. From 1,156 apartments to 252 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Island of Malta is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Island of Malta?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Island of Malta. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Malta: 1,830 holiday homes
  • Gozo: 899 holiday homes
  • Valletta: 1,266 holiday homes
  • Mellieha: 1,692 holiday homes
  • Sliema: 1,275 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Island of Malta! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Island of Malta?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Island of Malta with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Valletta: 1,266 holiday lettings
  • Mellieha: 1,692 holiday lettings
  • Sliema: 1,275 holiday lettings
  • Saint Julian's: 1,275 holiday lettings
  • Saint Paul's Bay: 1,458 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Island of Malta?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Island of Malta are:

  • Luqa Airport (MLA): 1,599 self catering accommodations
  • Xewkija Heliport Airport (GZM): 1,716 self catering accommodations
  • Comino Airport (JCO): 1,824 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Island of Malta?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Island of Malta. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mellieha Bay: 1,832 holiday rentals
  • Malta National Aquarium: 1,831 holiday rentals
  • St Paul's Island: 1,831 holiday rentals
  • Gozo Ferry Terminal: 1,830 holiday rentals
  • Sliema Promenade: 1,800 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Island of Malta listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental apartment of villa in Malta your home away from home

The Maltese Islands, Malta, Gozo and Comino, have been described as a huge open air museum, displaying 4,000 years of history, yet boasts a luxury, modern way of life. Every sense is invigorated on a Malta holiday, with the contrasting colours of the azure sea, yellow sandstone architecture and clear skies, the sounds of village bands and magnificent local cuisine.

Things to do on holiday in Malta

Unique historical sights adorn the island, with forts, temples, palaces and cathedrals portraying ancient cultures in a way that makes it hard to remember that life has changed in the intervening years. There are traces of Neolithic, Phoenician, Carthaginian, Roman and Byzantine traces dotted about the island.

Holiday accommodation in Malta is kept busy year round by the clear warm seas of the Mediterranean hosting some of the best scuba diving in Europe. There are diving sites on reefs, caves, wrecks and unique diving experiences available from a villa in Malta, with calm, warm seas creating the ideal for beginners or experiences divers to discover beautiful archaeological sites and WWII wrecks and Roman artefacts.

If you really need a break, taking a self catering apartment in Malta is the ideal place to unwind. If the glorious year round climate, stunning scenery, clear seas, fresh air and simple yet delicious fresh cuisine are not enough to allow to fully relax in a Malta holiday villa, there are over 40 health spas to aid you. The period from autumn until late spring is an ideal time to walk or cycle around the island too, then return to one of the world class health spas or the beach to rest.

If lazing on some of Malta’s magnificent beaches, visiting historical sites and enjoying the exquisite diving does not fill your entire Malta holiday, there is a huge, varied list of sporting activities to try from a private Malta accommodation. There are 18 hole golf courses, tennis courts, miniature golf, saunas, swimming pools, windsurfing, water skiing, sailing, horse riding, paragliding, wake boarding, cycling and water polo. There are many competitions too, including the Malta Marathon in February, regular regattas from April and November and horse racing every Sunday from October until May.

Weather in Malta

Malta’s magnificent year round climate is exceptional. Last minute holidays at any time of the year place you in the sun all year round. Average temperatures in January, the coldest month are still above 15?C, and summers are great, with temperatures in July and August routinely being in the high 30’s (?C).

Flights to Malta

Even last minute holidays to Malta properties, apartments or rental villas are easy to organise. Direct flights from the UK arrive into Malta Airport (MLA), and this genuine island paradise is just 3 hours from London. Reaching your self catering Malta accommodation has just become much cheaper too, as Ryanair have started offering cheap flights to Malta, and combined with the large range of budget accommodation in Malta, a magnificent holiday can be extremely good value.