Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Valletta, MT that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 60 per night, and villas and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Valletta. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Experience Valletta from holiday lettings

The capital city of Malta is the southernmost in all of Europe, making it a premier holiday destination for many travellers. Valletta is full of history dating back centuries along with all of the modern amenities and attractions you’d expect. With its unique combination of Baroque to modernist architecture and Mediterranean climate, this city offers an experience travellers will be hard-pressed to find anywhere else. Find out how you can enjoy everything Valletta has to offer from holiday lettings.

History

Historical sites near Valletta holiday cottages

Valletta is home to several centuries of history, and you can explore it all near local holiday cottages. This city is known for its Baroque architecture, and nothing embodies that quite like the St. John’s Co-Cathedral. Built in the 16th century, this towering architectural achievement features a vaulted ceiling, marble floor and intricate carvings on the interior walls. You may also want to stop by Casa Rocca Piccola. Not only is this elegant home a snapshot of 16th-century life, but you can also explore the network of underground tunnels underneath the house that protected the people of Valletta in World War II during Nazi bombing raids. Additionally, you can explore the Grandmaster’s Palace. It’s the centre of government for the entire island of Malta, and it’s open for travellers looking to see numerous historical artefacts from Malta’s military past.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Valletta

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Valletta a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Malta Experience (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Duck Village (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Royal Malta Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Mediterraneo Marine Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Malta Falconry Centre (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Birdpark Malta (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valletta

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Valletta is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Grotto (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Golden Sands Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Mellieha Bay (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Hastings Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Valletta

Fly into Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Transport to Valletta holiday homes

As a major capital city, Valletta is easy to get to no matter where you’re coming from. The Malta International Airport is just five miles outside of town, so flying in can get you close to local holiday homes. Once you’re in Valletta, getting around the city is quite simple thanks to their public transportation system. There’s a fleet of electric taxis that can take travellers to any destination in Valletta. Those taxis are probably the best way to get around considering access to many roads in your own car is restricted. There are some streets that are completely pedestrian. While driving isn’t much of an option, the narrow roads and traffic restrictions make Valletta one of the most walkable cities in Europe.

Essential info

Key facts to know for Valletta villa rentals

Before you arrive at one of the local villa rentals, there are a few key facts you should know about Valletta. Both Maltese and English are considered the official language of Malta, so you don’t have to worry too much about communication issues. As an EU member, Malta uses the euro, so you’ll have to exchange your pounds for cash transactions, though credit cards are widely accepted. If you do pay cash, keep it under 100 euro notes if possible as most vendors in Valletta aren’t used to such big bills. When you eat at a restaurant, it’s customary to tip around 10 percent. Fortunately, cover charges aren’t really a common practice in the city.

Events

Events near your Valletta holiday rental

Culture in Valletta has always been a major aspect of the city. In fact, it was designated as the European Capital of Culture in 2018. This was largely due to the numerous events held each year in town. Every January, you can enjoy the Valletta International Baroque Festival. This music festival features famous artists from across the globe performing in iconic Baroque-style buildings all over town. You can also attend the Maltese Carnival if you visit Balletta in February. Before Ash Wednesday, this carnival features major parades and late-night masquerade parties. You can even take part in a grotesque mask competition.

Can I find a vacation rental around Valletta?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,199 vacation rentals near Valletta. From 110 villas to 864 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Valletta for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Valletta?

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

  • Malta Experience: 1,641 vacation rentals
  • Fort St. Elmo: 1,648 vacation rentals
  • Sliema Ferry: 1,670 vacation rentals
  • Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel: 1,665 vacation rentals
  • Knights Spectacular 1565: 1,639 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valletta listed on Vrbo UK 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 Villas in Valletta?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 110 Villas in Valletta. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Valletta include:

  • Flats: 864 rentals available
  • Houses: 278 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 16 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Valletta?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 253 vacation rentals with pool available in Valletta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.