Things To Know About Malta:

Malta is an island country with an area of 316km²
500, 000 inhabitants across Malta & Gozo
300 days of sunshine and mild winters
European Union Member State
English serves as the second official language on the islands with Maltese being recognised as the official and national language
Accessible through various flight connections
Excellent infrastructure offering value for time and money
Described as a safe haven
Renowned for our hospitality & fantastic service
There are 138 hotels in Malta & Gozo collectively ranging from 2-star to 5-star properties



Why Malta? Reasons to visit

The unique culture, architecture and heritage within the Islands from historic buildings to churches, landscapes and monuments. The Maltese Islands offer a wide variety of activities to which are available for all age groups include hiking, abseiling, yoga, horse riding, cycling, boat racing, sailing, canoeing, swimming, and several water sports.

The proximity of attractions, hotels, the airport and venues – you are able to reach most places within 30  minutes’ drive on the Islands.

The local vineyards, wineries and farms  where you can learn to cook traditional Maltese food, see how it’s grown and cultivated or just sit back and relax and have a Maltese feast!

To experience the Islands by boat – being an Island some of the best views are on the water and you can enjoy a range of options from a speed boat across to Gozo, a leisurely boat trip around the blue waters of Comino or a gondola trip across Valletta harbour or a trip on a Turkish Gulet.

The Grand Harbour looking out at the majestic 16th century capital Valletta – a must see on any trip to Malta!


Malta In The News:

New Malta Marriott Hotel & Spa opened in January 2020
A €30m investment, the hotel has 301 rooms — including 25 Club Rooms, 29 Suites and a 150 square-metre Presidential Suite with views of the iconic Balluta Bay — as well as variety of restaurants & bars, indoor and outdoor pools, a fully equipped spa & fitness centre, and dedicated conference facilities.

The Embassy Valletta Hotel to open in October 2020
The 4* hotel will feature 81 rooms, a multipurpose suite for up to 100 pax and a 6 hall cinema complex amongst others. Scheduled to open Oct 2020

Westin Dragonara Resort refurbishment completed in June 2020
Westin Dragonara Resort have completed their 3 year refurbishment project including an increase in capacity to 412 rooms, allowing bigger groups.

Hilton meeting rooms updated
€400,000 renovation project carried out at the end of 2019


Lindsey Thorpe

MICE Manager UK and Ireland Conventions Malta +44 7376 006211