The ideal shopping destination
Late deals to Sliema will take you to the very heartbeat of Malta, making sure you won't miss out on a thing if you choose to stay here.
Located only 20 minutes from the airport, just north of the island's capital Valletta and just south of lively St Julian's, you will find yourself at the very hub of all that's going on here, yet surprisingly Sliema manages to maintain a peaceful calm in amongst all the hustle of the surrounding resorts.
Holidays in Sliema are centred on the five kilometre long promenade known as 'The Strand', which has some of the best shopping facilities on the island including an array of handicraft shops, making it perfect for an afternoon stroll. Although there is no sandy beach here, there is a rocky alternative with plenty of flat platform areas to bathe on and because it's nice and sheltered it attracts many different types of sea life, making snorkelling and scuba diving popular activities here.
Quick Sliema Tips
The currency needed for holidays to Sliema is the Euro
Holders of a valid UK passport do not require a visa for holidays to Sliema
Transfers from Malta Airport take around 15 minutes
Although Maltese is spoken here, English is also an official language of Malta and is widely spoken in Sliema
Enjoy the popular pastime of eating out
Sliema is the largest town on the island and is complimented by its excellent range of hotel accommodation, and great service comes as standard on last minute holidays to Sliema. Pop into one of the sophisticated pavement cafés to begin your evening before heading to one of the multitude of variously styled restaurants which cater for many different tastes to soak up an important part of the local culture – eating out is popular passion in Malta!
The evening's on your Sliema holidays are then at your mercy... Indulge in a romantic 'karozzin' (horse and cart) ride through the town or if you were fancying something a little more upbeat then the bright lights of the up and coming nightclubs of St Julian's are close by – the choice is yours. This resort makes a great base especially for couples who are seeking relaxation, but want to have easy access to some nightlife and other useful amenities. Book late deals to Sliema online here at Latedeals.co.uk.
Top Places To Visit
If you are planning a trip into nearby Valletta, why not make it a Sunday when the local flea market comes to town. You'll find the usual array of stalls plus plenty of bric-a-brac to take home as souvenirs.
Take a boat trip over the nearby Gozo Island where you can visit the fascinating inland sea, the rather mis-named Fungus Rock,and the disappearing Azzur Window!