Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Qala is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in 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-sees in the area. Many of our vacation 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 cozy vacation 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 center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Qala

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Qala

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

Where to stay around Qala?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,164 vacation rentals near Qala. From 141 Houses to 583 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 Qala for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Qala:

  • Paceville: 2,235 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria Estate: 185 vacation rentals
  • Bugibba: 225 vacation rentals
  • Il-Balluta: 459 vacation rentals
  • Xlendi: 749 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 Qala?

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

  • Windmills: 2,235 vacation rentals
  • Malta Experience: 2,036 vacation rentals
  • Paceville: 2,235 vacation rentals
  • Fort St. Elmo: 2,042 vacation rentals
  • Mellieha Bay: 2,257 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 141 Houses in Qala. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Qala include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 583 rentals available
  • Villas: 228 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 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 Qala?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 619 vacation rentals with pool available in Qala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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