Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Marsaskala

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Marsaskala. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its cafés and bars. Mediterranean Conference Centre and Fort St. Elmo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Marsaskala

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Marsaskala has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malta Experience (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Duck Village (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Malta Falconry Centre (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Marsaskala

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Marsaskala is a great place to get 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 (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Pretty Bay (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Lower Barrakka Gardens (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Marsaskala

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.8 mi (6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Marsaskala?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,190 holiday lettings near Marsaskala. From 921 Condos/Apartments to 37 Villas, 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 Marsaskala is on HomeAway.

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

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 Marsaskala:

  • San Tumas: 107 holiday homes
  • Bellavista: 98 holiday homes
  • Selmun: 213 holiday homes
  • Il-Wardija: 199 holiday homes
  • Ix-Xemxija: 81 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Marsaskala?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 921 Condos/Apartments in Marsaskala. Our other popular types of Marsaskala holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 177 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Marsaskala?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 99 holiday homes with pool available in Marsaskala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.