Destination guide

Why people love visiting cozy Xaghra

The area's temples and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Xaghra. This walkable and relaxing city entices travelers with its seaside and island views. Ggantija Temple and Blue Lagoon are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Xaghra

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Xaghra has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ta' Mena Estate (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Popeye Village Malta (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Malta National Aquarium (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Duck Village (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Xaghra

Travelers enjoy Xaghra for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Xaghra is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Lagoon (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Gozo (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Ramla Bay Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Marsalforn Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Xaghra

The nearest airport is in Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), located 19 mi (30.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Xaghra?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 896 vacation rentals near Xaghra. From 108 Houses to 364 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 Xaghra for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Xaghra:

  • Bugibba: 197 vacation rentals
  • Il-Balluta: 433 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria Estate: 174 vacation rentals
  • Burmarrad: 137 vacation rentals
  • Xlendi: 38 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 Xaghra?

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

  • Ggantija Temple: 2,013 vacation rentals
  • Ta'Kola Windmill: 2,003 vacation rentals
  • Xerri's Grotto: 1,996 vacation rentals
  • Malta Experience: 1,942 vacation rentals
  • Knights Spectacular 1565: 1,938 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 108 Houses in Xaghra. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Xaghra include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 364 rentals available
  • Villas: 221 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 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 Xaghra?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 602 vacation rentals with pool available in Xaghra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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