Destination guide

Travel to charming Rabat

Come and experience Rabat and its churches, art galleries and history. Well known for its monuments, beaches and museums, this romantic city won't disappoint. Catacombs of St. Paul and St. Agatha's Crypt and St. Paul's Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Rabat

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Rabat a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Malta Falconry Centre (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Popeye Village Malta (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rabat

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rabat is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golden Sands Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Blue Grotto (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Gnejna Bay (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Golden Bay (4 mi / 6.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rabat

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Rabat?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,667 holiday rentals near Rabat. From 191 Houses to 1,251 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rabat for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Rabat:

  • 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 Rabat?

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

  • St Agatha's Chapel: 2,307 holiday rentals
  • Catacombs of St. Paul and St. Agatha's Crypt: 2,305 holiday rentals
  • Roman Villa: 2,341 holiday rentals
  • St Paul's Church & the Grotto of Saint Paul: 2,307 holiday rentals
  • Collegiate Church of St. Paul's Shipwreck: 2,309 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rabat 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 Rabat?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 191 Houses in Rabat. Our other popular types of Rabat holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,251 holiday houses
  • Villas: 122 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rabat?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 334 holiday homes with pool available in Rabat. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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