Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Birgu is ready to explore

The area's museums and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Birgu. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Mediterranean Conference Centre and Fort St. Elmo 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 and around Birgu

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Birgu a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malta Experience (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Duck Village (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Malta Falconry Centre (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Birgu

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Birgu. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Grotto (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Lower Barrakka Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens (1 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Birgu

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 3 mi (4.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Birgu?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,409 vacation rentals near Birgu. From 165 Houses to 1,124 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 Birgu for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Birgu:

  • Paceville: 2,288 vacation rentals
  • Bugibba: 223 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria Estate: 183 vacation rentals
  • Marsalforn: 155 vacation rentals
  • Qawra: 214 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 Birgu?

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

  • Inquisitor's Palace: 1,921 vacation rentals
  • Norman House: 1,925 vacation rentals
  • Malta Maritime Museum: 1,936 vacation rentals
  • Malta at War Museum: 1,913 vacation rentals
  • Malta Experience: 2,073 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 165 Houses in Birgu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Birgu include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,124 rentals available
  • Villas: 46 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 Birgu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 122 vacation rentals with pool available in Birgu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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