Destination guide

Charming Sliema will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sliema. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Fort St. Elmo and Mediterranean Conference Centre 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 Sliema

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Sliema has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Duck Village (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Malta Experience (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Sliema

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sliema

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sliema is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Grotto (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Balluta Bay (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Spinola Bay (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Sliema

The nearest airport is in Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), located 4.3 mi (7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sliema?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,511 vacation rentals near Sliema. From 1,129 Condos/Apartments to 189 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sliema for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Sliema:

  • Qui-Si-Sana: 296 vacation rentals
  • Paceville: 317 vacation rentals
  • Bugibba: 222 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria Estate: 182 vacation rentals
  • Marsalforn: 130 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 Sliema?

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

  • Stella Maris Church: 2,078 vacation rentals
  • Sliema Promenade: 2,130 vacation rentals
  • Point Shopping Mall: 2,026 vacation rentals
  • Triq Manwel Dimech: 2,068 vacation rentals
  • Tigne Fort: 1,990 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,129 Condos/Apartments in Sliema. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sliema include:

  • Houses: 189 rentals available
  • Villas: 110 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,131 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 Sliema?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 272 vacation rentals with pool available in Sliema. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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