Malta Vacation Rentals
Rent a Malta vacation rental and you’ll be ideally situated to enjoy this lovely central Mediterranean nation. With an array of beachfront villas and vacation homes to choose from, a Malta vacation rental is perfect for family vacations or romantic getaways.
The three Maltese Islands of Malta, Gozo, and Comino are located about 50 miles south of Sicily. Activities for guests of Malta vacation rentals include swimming, water skiing, fishing, sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, and cruising the harbor.
Malta offers fabulous diving and snorkeling with its warm, clear waters, sheltered bays, shipwrecks, reefs, and colorful marine life. Top diving sites include the underwater caves and boulders at Anchor Bay and the wreck of the WWII Blenheim Bomber.
When visiting, guests of Island of Malta
can enjoy more than 20 beaches. Malta's most popular beach, Mellieha Bay, features calm, shallow water that is perfect for swimming. A less crowded alternative is Paradise Bay, featuring clear water and golden sand.
Malta's capital of Valletta is filled with Baroque and Gothic architecture. Built by the Knights of St. John, Valletta is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Guests of Malta vacation rentals can visit St. John's Cathedral with its lavish Baroque interior, as well as several museums.
Highlights for guests of Malta villas and vacation rentals include touring the Hypogeum, a labyrinth of underground chambers believed to have been a temple and burial site created by Neolithic man. Amulets, statuettes, figurines, and vases from the site are displayed at the National Museum of Archaeology. Valletta also offers a variety of shopping for guests of Malta vacation rentals, from small shops selling antiques, books and jewelry, to upscale fashion boutiques on Republic Street and Merchants Street.
The island of Gozo is smaller and more laid-back than Malta Island. On Gozo, guests of Malta vacation rentals can enjoy rocky or red sand beaches and great diving. Other attractions for guests of Malta vacation rentals include Baroque churches, locally made handcrafts, and the remarkable Ggantija Temples, dating to the third century B.C. and believed to be the world's oldest free-standing structures. Pottery and other treasures unearthed during the 1827 excavation are on exhibit at the archaeology museums in Victoria and Valletta.
The tiny island of Comino makes a great day trip from the other islands. Guests of Malta vacation rentals will find excellent snorkeling in the Blue Lagoon, a sheltered inlet of white sand and sparkling water.
Malta makes the ideal destination for couples, families, or groups. From luxury accommodations to family-friendly vacation homes, there’s a Malta vacation rental that’s perfect for you. Book your Malta rental today for the best selection!