Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Mdina

Come and experience Mdina and its cathedral, history and museums. This romantic city allures visitors with its restaurants and local tours. St. Paul's Cathedral and Catacombs of St. Paul and St. Agatha's Crypt are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Mdina

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Mdina has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malta Falconry Centre (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Duck Village (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mdina

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Mdina is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golden Sands Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Blue Grotto (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • San Anton Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Palazzo Parisio & Gardens (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mdina

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Mdina?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,501 vacation rentals near Mdina. From 187 Houses to 1,120 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mdina for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Mdina?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Mdina:

  • Paceville: 308 vacation rentals
  • Bugibba: 220 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria Estate: 179 vacation rentals
  • Marsalforn: 120 vacation rentals
  • Qawra: 208 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Mdina?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Mdina. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mdina Old City Gate: 2,150 vacation rentals
  • Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum: 2,150 vacation rentals
  • Carmelite Priory Museum: 2,150 vacation rentals
  • Mdina Dungeons: 2,150 vacation rentals
  • Palazzo de Piro: 2,150 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mdina listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Mdina?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 187 Houses in Mdina. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mdina include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,120 rentals available
  • Villas: 112 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mdina?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 273 vacation rentals with pool available in Mdina. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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