Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Gharb

Enjoy the museums and other features of Gharb. This city is well-known for its island views and shopping. Ggantija Temple and Blue Lagoon are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Gharb

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Gharb has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ta' Mena Estate (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Popeye Village Malta (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (15 mi / 24.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Gharb

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gharb is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Lagoon (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Gozo (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Marsalforn Bay (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Marsalforn Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)

Transportation options to and around Gharb

The nearest airport is in Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), located 22.3 mi (35.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gharb?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 691 holiday lettings near Gharb. From 103 Houses to 134 Farmhouses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gharb for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Gharb:

  • Ta' Pinu: 114 holiday homes
  • Birbuba: 92 holiday homes
  • Santu Pietru: 90 holiday homes
  • Qawra: 214 holiday homes
  • Marsalforn: 156 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 Gharb?

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

  • Ta' Pinu Shrine: 1,825 holiday lettings
  • Gharb Folklore Museum: 1,692 holiday lettings
  • Ta' Dbiegi Crafts Village: 1,782 holiday lettings
  • Paceville: 2,317 holiday lettings
  • Mdina Old City Gate: 2,306 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gharb 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 Houses in Gharb?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 103 Houses in Gharb. Our other popular types of Gharb holiday rentals include:

  • Farmhouses: 134 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 142 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 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 Gharb?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 492 holiday homes with pool available in Gharb. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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