Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Qala is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Qala. One of the city's many top draws is its island views. Blue Lagoon and Ggantija Temple are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Qala

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Qala has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ta' Mena Estate (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Popeye Village Malta (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Duck Village (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Qala

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Qala is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Lagoon (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Dahlet Qorrot Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • San Blas Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Santa Marija Bay (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Qala

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.4 mi (26.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Qala?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,023 holiday rentals around Qala. From 505 flats & apartments to 205 villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Qala is on Stayz.

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

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 Qala:

  • San Tumas: 104 holiday homes
  • Birbuba: 96 holiday homes
  • Santu Pietru: 93 holiday homes
  • Misraħ Strejnu: 29 holiday homes
  • Il-Balluta: 391 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 Qala?

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

  • Windmills: 2,150 holiday rentals
  • Sliema Ferry: 1,975 holiday rentals
  • Mellieha Bay: 2,150 holiday rentals
  • Fort St. Elmo: 1,946 holiday rentals
  • Fort St. Angelo: 1,853 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Qala 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 Condos/Apartments in Qala?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 505 Condos/Apartments in Qala. Our other popular types of Qala holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 205 holiday houses
  • Houses: 146 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 105 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Qala?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 557 holiday homes with pool available in Qala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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