The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Misrah il-kunsill, Mdina, 1050, Malta
4.5 out of 5 rating 625 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux in Mdina, you'll be in the historical district, just steps from St. Paul's Cathedral and 9 minutes by foot from Catacombs of St. Paul and St. Agatha's Crypt. This 5-star hotel is 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from Mnajdra Megalithic Temples and 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from Grand Harbour.


Make yourself at home in one of the 17 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring minibars and DVD players. LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take advantage of recreational opportunities offered, including a health club, an outdoor pool, and a sauna. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).


Grab a bite at Trattoria A.D. 1530, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mdina Dungeons - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
St. Paul's Cathedral - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Domus Romana - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Casa Bernard - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Catacombs of St. Paul and St. Agatha's Crypt - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Collegiate Church of St. Paul's Shipwreck - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Malta Aviation Museum - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Villa Bologna - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Dingli Cliffs - 4.9 km / 3 mi
San Anton School - 5 km / 3.1 mi
San Anton Gardens - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Clapham Junction and Caves - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Malta Falconry Centre - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Palazzo Parisio & Gardens - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Limestone Heritage Park & Gardens - 6.4 km / 4 mi

The preferred airport for The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux is Luqa (MLA-Malta Intl.) - 11.2 km / 6.9 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Pool access available from 9 AM to 5 PM.

  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Destination fee: EUR 0.50 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 35 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Health club
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Number of floors - 3
  • -Total number of rooms - 17
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Sauna