Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Mellieha

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mellieha. Travellers especially like the restaurants, sporting events and bars in this romantic and welcoming city. Take in top local attractions such as Mellieha Bay and Golden Sands Beach. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Mellieha

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Mellieha a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Popeye Village Malta (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Duck Village (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Malta Falconry Centre (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Mellieha

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Mellieha

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mellieha. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mellieha Bay (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Blue Grotto (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Ghadira Nature Reserve (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Il-Majjistral Nature and History Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Mellieha

The nearest airport is in Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Mellieha?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,948 holiday rentals near Mellieha. From 217 Villas to 1,185 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mellieha for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mellieha:

  • Għadira: 171 holiday homes
  • Santa Maria Estate: 176 holiday homes
  • Mellieħa Heights: 176 holiday homes
  • Ta' Pennellu: 138 holiday homes
  • Mistra: 44 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mellieha?

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

  • Mellieha Bay: 2,097 holiday rentals
  • Golden Sands Beach: 2,096 holiday rentals
  • Mellieha Church: 2,096 holiday rentals
  • Grotto of the Madonna: 2,098 holiday rentals
  • Park Tal-Majjistral: 2,099 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mellieha 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 Villas in Mellieha?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 217 Villas in Mellieha. Our other popular types of Mellieha holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,185 holiday houses
  • Houses: 270 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 9 holiday houses

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 Mellieha?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 655 holiday homes with pool available in Mellieha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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