With over 7,000 years history, the tiny island of Malta is jam packed with natural wonders, historic sights to explore and exciting things to do. Being just a few hours flight away from the UK, this sunny Mediterranean island makes it a perfect long weekend escape.
If you’re a luxury lover, and want to experience the comfort and intimacy of a boutique hotel while traveling to Malta – here’s our pick of the best luxury hotels to stay in Malta.
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Corinthia Hotel, St. George’s Bay
A private beach and beautiful views of the sea enhance the experience of staying at this family-friendly resort. The rooms are spacious and most overlooking the sea. It also has an on-site spa, several restaurants and swimming pools. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.
Located close to Tas-Sliema’s shops, cafes and bars, The Palace is a 5-star hotel with a rooftop spa with infinity pool overlooking the Mediterranean sea. Equipped with comfortable and stylish rooms, there are 2 restaurants at The Palace; Temptasian, the top-floor restaurant specialising in Asian cuisine, and the second one in Mediterranean classics.
Huge and glossy, this resort hotel overlooks one of Malta’s best beaches and offers every five-star luxury. Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Malta Golden Sands enjoys a quiet, private setting, with peaceful views of the sea and the surrounding countryside. It has extensive sports facilities, a large spa, and a private sandy beach. It is also secluded, the only hotel in the bay.
Enjoy your own en-suite spa – plus, in some rooms, a private roof terrace and sea-water pool, and/or panoramic views of Valletta. This huge resort includes fitness and diving centres, and 6 restaurants.
Hotel Phoenicia Malta
Formal afternoon tea is still served at this 1920s grande dame. The hotel is set in 7 acres of landscaped gardens just outside Valletta’s ancient city walls, and many rooms enjoy wonderful harbour views. There’s an outdoor pool, 3 restaurants, gym and a free car park.
Being just 6 minutes walk from the beach, this 5-star hotel has it all: 2 outdoor pools, a heated indoor pool, diving and water-sports centres, business facilities and a whole range of restaurants and bars. All rooms have views of the Mediterranean Sea.
Hilton Malta is a luxury 5-star hotel offering every luxury, from a private beach club to its own marina. There are pools, a gym, a dance studio, tennis and squash courts, and various health and beauty treatments.
This charming boutique hotel is set in a 19th-century villa overlooking Balluta Bay. Amenities include the spectacular MyoKa Spa, indoor pool, a free fitness-centre and several restaurants under an award-winning chef. All 276 rooms come with a private balcony. Free WiFi is available throughout.
The romantic, village-style five-star hotel has impressive list of sports and leisure facilities, all on the highest point of Gozo, overlooking the cliffs. The guest rooms are housed in stone bungalows, which are spread throughout the resort. There’s a spa, gardens, pools, gym and outdoor restaurant. A shuttle bus serves a private lido.
Built of creamy stone and set in subtropical gardens, this is a stylish and tranquil retreat. It is one of Europe’s finest spas, and offers Ayurveda and other different but complementary health and beauty treatments.
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And don’t forget to check out our Ultimate Guide to Malta for what to do, where to stay, eat and go out!