11 Best Luxury Villas In Malta - Updated 2024

Malavika
Malavika 
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The small archipelago that is Malta packs in a bunch of gorgeous sights within its borders. Striking white-sand beaches, craggy limestone cliffs, and the crystal-clear Mediterranean Sea make it an excellent vacation destination. You can uniquely explore the Maltese archipelago by visiting Comino Island and its enchanting Blue Lagoon, which is undoubtedly one of the best tours that you can enjoy in Malta. The island country has an unending list of surprises for a fun-filled getaway. If you’re looking to enjoy a relaxing and luxurious beach holiday in Malta, then why not stay in a villa? Whether you’re looking for private pools, swanky interiors, or patios with sweeping views, these Malta villas add a touch of exotic to your holiday. So, pack your bags and head out to the best luxury villas in Malta.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 07, 2024.

1. The Hamlet 3 Holiday Home in Gozo, Ghasri (from USD 332)

This exceptional villa in Gozo offers a luxurious indoor heated pool, underfloor heating, and air-conditioning. Its location in the stunning countryside with distant sea views creates an unforgettable ambiance for guests. The swimming pool is a prominent feature of the villa, extending from the large patio into the living room. The spacious outdoor patio includes sun decks and a barbecue area. The villa offers television and Wi-Fi for entertainment.

The property also features a communal mini-gym and sauna facilities for guests to use. With a built-in fireplace, the villa is perfect for winter stays. Maid service is available for bookings of eight nights or more.

Located in the quiet village of Ghasri, in the northwest part of Gozo, this villa provides guests with a peaceful retreat. The nearest supermarket is 1 km (0.6 mi) away, and Dwejra Bay is 4 km (2.4 mi) away.

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Ghasri, Gozo, Malta
32.62 km (20.3 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
villa 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

2. Stunning five-bedroom villa in Santa Maria Estate (from USD 384)

This luxurious two-story villa located in Santa Maria Estate is a stunning example of high-end living, providing ample space for up to 12 guests. The property’s garden is a peaceful haven, and the large outdoor overflow swimming pool is perfect for cooling off. Guests can also enjoy the convenience of the barbecue area, sun loungers, and umbrellas.

Inside, the haven boasts a fully equipped kitchen that makes preparing meals a breeze. The villa’s five bedrooms are equipped with digital climate control air-conditioners and provide access to a terrace with beautiful garden views. To keep guests entertained, the villa offers a heated indoor pool as well as an adjacent games room.

Ideally located, the rental is within close proximity to several popular attractions, including Mellieha Church, just 0.6 km (0.4 mi) away, Selmun Palace, which is 1.12km (0.7 mi) away, and Mellieha Bay, just 1.9 km (1.2 mi) away.

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Il-Mellieha, Sta Maria Est, Malta
14.78 km (9.2 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
villa 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful property with stunning views and great facilities
the indoor heated pool the outdoor pool and the bbq area were great hits
Cleanliness:
it is very clean and spacious
great with your own pool and a nice and clean house
very clean quiet location great hosts
all rooms bedrooms and bathrooms were spacius and everything were very clean
Host:
the owners garrett and stephanie are most welcoming friendly and courteous and helpful with any local questions
stephanie & garrett very helpful and nice welcome pack on arrival
the owner garrett & his wife were incredibly helpful and nothing was ever a problem
the owner garrett was there when we arrived with a welcome basket - lovely
the owners garrett and antoinette were very helpful
Location:
it is a short drive to the shops great restaurants and the best beaches in malta
we enjoyed walks daily in the neighborhood and swims in the pool
definitely worth having a car but i hear the buses are very good to get around
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3. Lavish three-bedroom villa in Zurrieq (from USD 298)

On the southern edge of the island, in the hamlet of Zurrieq, lies this high-end villa with breathtaking views of the sea. The eco-friendly property is just 10 minutes from Malta airport, and the gorgeous Maltese countryside surrounds it. As you enter, you’re greeted by verdant gardens and a languorous swimming pool. On the inside, a sprawling living-cum-dining area gives off an inviting vibe, and it is complete with a swanky full kitchen overlooking the pool area. Fire up the poolside barbeque to have an evening of fun outdoors before retiring to the three plush bedrooms, which feature cloud-like beds and lavish ensuite bathrooms.

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Zurrieq, Malta
9.46 km (5.9 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
22 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house has fantastic views and is really comfortable
the pool was great and enough open space
we had a good rest at night because off the good quality of the beds
Cleanliness:
the villa was clean and well maintained
the house itself is lovely - really well decorated and clean
Location:
this is a great house in an amazing location
the location for us was also perfect
i'd recommend the house and definitely the location
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4. Swanky two-bedroom villa in Mellieħa (from USD 221)

How would you like to stay at what is one of Malta’s most exclusive addresses? Welcome to Villa Narcis, which is part of the high-end Santa Maria Estate in the northern beach city of Mellieħa. Overlooking a valley, the villa boasts pristine surroundings with a pool, sun loungers, and even a barbeque in the backyard. It’s the perfect setting for relaxing on the property, whether day or night. The spacious living room is outfitted with a slew of modern entertainment options such as a Bluetooth speaker, DVD player, flatscreen TV, and even a PlayStation 3! Whip up meals in the well-equipped kitchen and enjoy them with your friends or family. The two bedrooms, which are furnished equally, lavishly assure you a blissful sleep.

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Mellieha, Malta
14.76 km (9.2 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
25 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool is really enjoyable and there is all the equipment you need in the house
Cleanliness:
great clean house with a nice pool
super neat rental perfectly clean
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5. Chic villa with infinity pool in Marsaskala (from USD 292)

Nothing says ‘luxury’ better than an infinity pool, especially one that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. Located in the southeastern seaside town of Marsaskala, this sumptuous five-bedroom villa is a fitting place to spend an opulent Maltese vacation. One of the fantastic villas in Malta with a pool, this property features a chic living room with a litany of entertainment options and a fully equipped kitchen. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open poolside, complete with sun loungers. When you want to relax or have fun, head to the room with a hot tub and a billiards table. The five bedrooms, a few of which are located upstairs, are unsparing in luxury. It has fluffy beds, ensuite bathrooms, and a balcony overlooking the sea.

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Marsaskala, Malta
5.91 km (3.7 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
109 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 7 Beds 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stunning views great swimming pool big rooms with private bathroom (most of them)
place is great with indoor lift to all the floors and the play room is thoughtful
Cleanliness:
it was very clean as well
the house was very beautiful and clean
it was very clean and just a wonderful experience
Host:
we thank amanda and her staff for their kind hospitality
amanda is a great host-you will not regret
amanda is a great host
the host: friendly and laid back - not all hosts are
amanda was an amazing host and easy to communicate with
Location:
quiet location was perfect
the location is amazing with great beach bars and restaurants a 5 min walk away
the location was great for walking around as it sits between two broadwalks
taxing or walking or bussing into marsaskala was easy
it was an absolutely perfect place to celebrate my 30th birthday with a bunch of close friends
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6. Refurbished historic villa in Zejtun (from USD 142)

Nothing matches the experience of staying in a historic villa refurbished with modern living elements, such as this lovely Villa Rozamari in the traditional, old-world city of Zejtun. Exposed beams and original stonework abound in this regal Maltese abode, which also boasts a large courtyard with the most heavenly pool ever. Relax by the pool or slip into the hot tub to enjoy some solitude. Besides the full kitchen and ensuite bedrooms, you’ll also find Wi-Fi, flatscreen TV, and children’s books and games that can entertain the whole family.

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Żejtun, Malta
5.27 km (3.3 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
44 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning is powerful and quiet
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and fresh and tastefully done
Host:
beautiful place and helpful service
hosts were very friendly and obliging
the hosts were very accommodating and the property was beautiful
mary rose and adrian were very helpful and friendly
hosts were extremely helpful and available at all times
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7. Modern 500-year-old palazzo in ancient Mdina (from USD 194)

The ancient, walled “silent city” of Mdina is known to be where the noblest and wealthiest Maltese families resided. It’s only fitting, then, that you enjoy a magnificent vacation at the striking 500-year-old Casa Del Tesoriere in Mdina. The drawing room with an indoor fireplace and quaint balcony directly overlook Bastion Square. There is a central courtyard, which has gardens and a lovely pool that is perfect for a summer dip. Cook meals in the fully furnished kitchen and enjoy them in the art nouveau-style dining room. Apart from the equally impressive bedrooms, the highlight of this villa is the sunkissed balcony overlooking the garden, making it the perfect spot to relax.

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Mdina, Malta
9.97 km (6.2 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
65 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 6 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Host:
johanna was an amazing host
the host was very kind everything was good
hosts are responsive and helpful
the hosts are lovely people and very helpful
fantastic hosts who made sure that all the information was correct
Location:
the location was perfect in the centre of mdina which is the most beautiful city of malta
perfect location with a perfect host i could not imagine a better place to stay in mdina
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8. A 200-year-old farmhouse in Xewkija, Gozo (from USD 500)

If you’re looking for a large villa on Malta’s Gozo island, then stay in this 200-year-old farmhouse Annie in Xewkija. The three-floor villa radiates timeless elegance with its rustic and bucolic starkness. Tall ceilings, tiled floors, and vintage and antique trinkets and furniture greet you as you walk in. Besides a living-and-dining area and a full, modern kitchen, you’ll also find the most comfortable, contemporary bedrooms up a traditional staircase. What’s more, there’s a sunkissed terrace that overlooks the pool in the courtyard, complete with sun loungers to soak in the ambience. Fire up the barbeque during cool evenings and have a memorable time.

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27.49 km (17.1 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
31 reviews  
villa 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattresses are all orthopedic and so very comfortable
we really enjoyed our week in this spacious house with its lovely pool
the five boys and adults loved the pool
the kitchen which is very bright overlooks the pool and is equipped with all kitchen utensils
Cleanliness:
the place was impeccably clean and very welcoming
the rooms are clean and airy and the beds very comfortable
it was beautifully decorated clean and well-maintained well stocked (kitchen appliances towels extra blankets etc
the house itself if very clean and stocked with everything that you need for your stay
the villa was amazing it was clean beautiful and very spacious for our group of 14 people
Host:
mary grace is a very kind host
mary grace (the owner) is just lovely
the owners made us feel so very at ease and were very helpful throughout our stay
mary grace was very helpful and a kind person
the host mary grace was extremely kind and helpful
Location:
the location is great
little shops within walking distance as was giovannis a brilliant restaurant
the village setting was perfect with the bakers butcher and small shop so close
the capital of gozo victoria is not far away and a nice place to visit
it's conveniently placed to local shops and sports bars and a lovely restaurant
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9. Contemporary villa with stunning views in Marsaskala (from USD 933)

Nestled on the immaculate coast of Marsaskala is this deluxe seven-bedroom modern villa, complete with direct beach access. The sprawling space blurs the lines between the indoors and outdoors with splendid floor-to-ceiling glass windows. It boasts a paradisiacal infinity pool set in a sunkissed deck with sun loungers, alfresco seating, and breathtaking Mediterranean Sea views. Cook meals whenever you like in the full contemporary kitchen and enjoy them in the confines of the equally chic living room. Besides the lavish ensuite bedrooms with their own bathtubs, the icing on the cake is the onsite spa with a hot tub and Turkish bath.

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5.75 km (3.6 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
57 reviews   Wifi Available
villa 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our family of 7 felt like we only half filled the rooms
we wanted to have a beautiful house with pool and sea view
we had everything for a relaxed holiday pool jacuzzi sauna games room
the living room has huge windows that show the terrace pool and the sea
all 8 of us found it extremely comfortable and well equipped
Cleanliness:
the rooms are nicely decorated big and clean
the villa was presented in excellent condition and was very clean
Host:
the owners are friendly and helpful
our host amanda is the most lovely friendly accommodating person
amanda is very helpful and accomodating host
on arrival the owner (amanda) showed us around and pointed out all the facilities which were excellent
amanda was extremely responsive to questions and requests and for recommendations truly made the trip
Location:
the location of the house is perfect
the location the villa itself is just perfect
the location was ideal with several family outings to the local village and to marsaxlokk for meals etc
great location with access to the sea it is simply beautiful
all in all a great place to holiday amanda always replies to emails and phone calls promptly
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10. Swish and extravagant villa in tranquil Swieqi

Nestled in a tranquil residential neighbourhood in the northern seashore town of Swieqi, Villa Phantasia is just minutes away from all the lively entertainment on the island. The opportunities for fun here are endless; think a large games room with all sorts of indoor games, a five-hole crazy golf course, an adult diving pool, and a hot tub. Bibliophiles can curl up in the small book library, while those who want to relax can take a dip in the Finnish sauna. The bedrooms are swish and extravagant, as are the full kitchen-cum-living room and the lounge with the fireplace. In the evenings, all your travel companions can get together and relax by the barbeque grill or under the gazebo.

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4.27 km (2.7 mi) from St. John's Co-Cathedral
70 reviews   Wifi Available
villa 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
facilities were just as described and richard was most helpful and welcoming
the pool was nice and warm and the villa itself was very spacious and fully air conditioned
the pool was amazing sun beds were amazing airco amazing
Cleanliness:
the pool is kept beautifully clean and a perfect temperature
Host:
very nice house friendly owner
the house was nice and the host was very prepared and kind
wow what an amazing place amazing host and amazing country
the villa surroundings and richard the owner were just perfect
richard is a great host and has a fantastic property
Location:
located in a quiet area it was perfectly located for many of the maltese highlights
great location for watching the sun set over the coast to valletta
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11. Lavish six-bedroom villa in Mellieha

Mellieha’s Santa Maria estate boasts some of the most splendid and incredible Meditteranean Sea views. This is why you need to look at this six-bedroom luxury villa as it’ll make your Malta vacation unforgettable. Soak in the picture-perfect outdoors sprawled on the large deck or take a dip in the pool, complete with views of the sea. Inside, five ensuite bedrooms are the epitome of style and comfort, as they feature cloud-like beds. Whip up lavish meals in the full kitchen, and enjoy them in the dining or living area, where you have tons of entertainment options. The best part is that this villa is barely a few steps away from the shoreline.

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Il-Mellieħa, MT
11 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Magnificent luxury in Malta

Malta is sort of the perfect destination for a dose of the sun, sand, sea, and luxury. If a decadent Maltese vacation is what you have in mind, then these utterly gorgeous villas are where you should be spending your time at. Choose from these luxury villas in Malta to experience what it’s like to live life like a king on this stunning Southern European island.

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Malavika, a freelance writer and coffee enthusiast, is well-versed in Kopfkino. Her interests include engaging discussions on New Zealand, the domino theory, dystopian fiction, and Harry Potter.

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