Destination guide

Travel to friendly Xemxija Bay

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Xemxija Bay. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its bars, restaurants and boating. Mellieha Bay and Golden Sands Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Xemxija Bay

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Xemxija Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birdpark Malta (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Popeye Village Malta (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Duck Village (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Xemxija Bay

Travellers enjoy Xemxija Bay for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Xemxija Bay is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mellieha Bay (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Blue Grotto (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • St Paul's Island (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Bugibba Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Xemxija Bay

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Ix-Xemxija?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday rentals near Ix-Xemxija. From 3 Houses to 70 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ix-Xemxija for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ix-Xemxija?

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 Ix-Xemxija:

  • Bugibba: 220 holiday homes
  • Qawra: 208 holiday homes
  • Il-Balluta: 467 holiday homes
  • Paceville: 2,307 holiday homes
  • Ta' Giorni: 406 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 Ix-Xemxija?

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

  • Is-Simar Nature Reserve: 2,249 holiday rentals
  • Ta' Cenc: 2,342 holiday rentals
  • Paceville: 2,307 holiday rentals
  • Sliema Ferry: 2,124 holiday rentals
  • Malta Experience: 2,089 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ix-Xemxija listed on Stayz 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 Houses in Ix-Xemxija?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 3 Houses in Ix-Xemxija. Our other popular types of Ix-Xemxija holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 70 holiday houses
  • Studios: 71 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ix-Xemxija?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Ix-Xemxija. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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