Mellieha travel guide

Mellieha Tourism | Mellieha Guide

You're Going to Love Mellieha

With a population of 10,003, Mellieha is a must-see destination in , Malta. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 19 days in order to fully appreciate everything Mellieha has to offer.

Where to Eat in Mellieha

If you’re looking for affordable options, Blu Beach Club (Blu Beach Club, Marfa Road, Ghadira Bay) and Westreme (Marfa Road) are great picks.

When to visit Mellieha

Mellieha in March
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mellieha in March
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Mellieha in August, when the average temperature is 80.6 °F, and the highest can go up to 87.8 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 48.2 °F, with an average temperature of 53.6 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in December, when precipitation is around 4.4″. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Mellieha, with an average rainfall of 0″.

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How to Get to Mellieha


When flying to Mellieha, you’ll arrive at Malta Airport (MLA), which is located 10 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Mellieha from the United States departs from New York and takes around 11h 35m.


Another option to get to Mellieha is to pick up a car rental from Luqa, which is about 10 miles from Mellieha. You’ll find branches of Suncar Rent a Car and SURPRICE CAR RENTAL , among others, in Luqa.

Airports near Mellieha

Airlines serving Mellieha

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
Good (498 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (306 reviews)
United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
Good (2,048 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (131 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
Excellent (479 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (398 reviews)
ITA Airways
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Where to stay in Mellieha

Average rates range from around $105 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $351 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mellieha

Most booked hotels in Mellieha

Radisson Blu Golden Sands Resort & Spa, Golden Bay
Excellent (9, 1849 reviews)
Maritim Antonine Hotel & Spa
Excellent (8.4, 4812 reviews)
Db Seabank Resort And Spa
Excellent (8.4, 622 reviews)
Solana Hotel & Spa
Excellent (8.3, 5460 reviews)
LABRANDA Riviera Hotel & Spa
Excellent (8.2, 2101 reviews)
Hotel Santana
Excellent (8, 1913 reviews)
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Renting a car in Mellieha

Renting a car in Mellieha costs $8 per day, on average, or $154 if you want to rent if for 19 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 64% cheaper than airport locations in Mellieha.

Expect to pay $5.45 per gallon in Mellieha (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $65.41 and $87.22. Compact (Volkswagen Golf or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Mellieha, while also 61% cheaper than other types, on average.