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Top tips for finding the perfect Malta hotel
The capital of Malta, Valletta, has some of the best examples of the island’s 16th-century architecture, created by the Knights of Malta to reflect their aristocratic aesthetic. The highlights are Saint John’s Co-Cathedral and the Grand Master’s Palace with its opulent inside decor.
There are several UNESCO World Heritage Sites that you can visit in Malta, starting with the Medieval town of Mdina, situated on a hilltop. It was originally a fortress town and is dominated by its famous Cathedral of Saint Paul. Here you can stay at the Dolmen Hotel Malta.
Adjacent to Mdina is the quieter town of Rabat, renowned for its historical attractions like Casa Bernard, the Grotto of Saint Paul, and the Roman Villa site with mosaics dating back to the 1st century BC. A choice place to stay here is Quaint Boutique Hotel Rabat.
The main business centre of the island is also in Valletta, one of the EU’s banking and financial hubs. If you’re on a business trip to Malta, you’ll more than likely use Valletta as your base due to its wide choice of upmarket hotels like The Phoenicia Malta.
The Neolithic site of Hal Saflieni Hypogeumis is another of the island’s ancient attractions. It’s an underground maze of catacombs, carved from limestone by prehistoric peoples using only rock tools. Paola is the nearest town where you can stay at the Gillieru Harbour Hotel.
The best time of year to visit Malta is during the UK spring and early summer months when it doesn’t rain much. Take the chance to stay in one of Malta’s coastal resorts. St. Paul’s Bay is one of the favourites where you can book numerous resort hotels like the Porto Azzurro Aparthotel.
Book at least 23 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Malta accommodation.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Malta, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Malta in November and June.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Malta for 10 days.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Malta if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Malta
Tourists are drawn to Malta by its historic architecture and some of the oldest temples in the world, like the Megalithic Temples of Malta, dating back as far as 3600 BC. The main ones are the Ġgantija temples on Gozo, one of the Maltese archipelago's islands, where you can book a hotel in the town of Victoria. We can recommend St George of Lydda hotel for a stay here. On the main island, you can be close to the Skorba Temples by staying in Mġarr, where Villa Zammitella is one of the choice hotels.
St. Julian’s is the town of choice for the most vibrant nightlife in Malta, specifically the Paceville district. It’s the prime place to find nightclubs, restaurants, bars and live entertainment venues. Hotels here are numerous, so take your pick of accommodation at the Hotel Valentina, The George, or Shoreline on the beachfront. The 5-star Hilton Malta offers an upmarket experience if that’s what you’re after for your holiday in Malta.
Malta has plenty of annual festivals and events to bear in mind when planning your visit. One of the main religious and cultural festivals is the Feast of St Joseph in March. Festivals mainly take place in Mdina, where you can stay at the Canifor Hotel. There’s also the Malta International Fireworks Festival in early May and the Malta International Music Festival in April in Valletta.
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Malta.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is St. Julian's (33% of total searches to Malta). The next most popular destinations are Valletta (27%) and Luqa (27%). Searches for hotels in Xewkija (13%) are also popular.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular region to stay in Malta is .
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Malta for as cheap as $27 (Sliema) in the last 3 days. The average price is $325.
In the last 72 hours, users have found Malta hotels for tonight for as low as $68 (Mellieha). Users have also found 3-star hotels from $73 (Sliema) and 4-star+ hotels from $68 (Mellieha).
Where to stay in Malta?
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