Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Valletta

Come and experience Valletta and its museums, history and theater scene. Well-liked for its cathedral, monuments and shopping, this city is both welcoming and romantic. Mediterranean Conference Centre and Fort St. Elmo are just a couple of the must-sees. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Valletta

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Valletta a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malta Experience (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Duck Village (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Malta Falconry Centre (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Valletta

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Valletta is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Grotto (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Hastings Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)

Traveling to and around Valletta

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Valletta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,345 holiday lettings near Valletta. From 1,037 Condos/Apartments to 162 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 Valletta is on HomeAway.

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

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 Valletta:

  • Santa Maria Estate: 157 holiday homes
  • Selmun: 193 holiday homes
  • Il-Wardija: 138 holiday homes
  • Ix-Xemxija: 64 holiday homes
  • Burmarrad: 136 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 Valletta?

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

  • Hastings Gardens: 1,780 holiday lettings
  • Auberge de Castille: 1,774 holiday lettings
  • Sliema Ferry: 1,768 holiday lettings
  • National War Museum: 1,721 holiday lettings
  • Royal Opera House: 1,778 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Valletta 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 Condos/Apartments in Valletta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,037 Condos/Apartments in Valletta. Our other popular types of Valletta holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 162 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Valletta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 210 holiday homes with pool available in Valletta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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