The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Hotel | Designer Travel

The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, Mdina, Malta


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About The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Hotel

Occupying a stunning historical building in the old city of Mdina is the 5-star Xara Palace Relias & Chateaux Hotel. With award-winning haute cuisine, tastefully furnished and luxurious accommodation plus superb service, it’s easy to see why this boutique hotel is a popular choice for visitors to the lovely island of Malta.

More About The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Hotel

Ensconced in baroque architecture, this exclusive hotel offers seventeen individually furnished luxury rooms and suites featuring antique furniture and king size beds. A family run establishment, The Xara Palace extends warm Maltese hospitality and exemplary service.

This is a fabulous location, set right in Mdina’s medieval walls with breathtaking views over Malta. Sightseeing is easy with a selection of monuments, museums and ancient Roman villas within easy reach plus a handy bus service nearby too.

In the summer months, guests at the hotel have access to a nearby outdoor pool with transfer provided to and from the hotel.

The hotel has a small gym and sauna plus a gourmet restaurant which is ideal for a romantic and memorable dinner.

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Rooms & Suites


The charming and characterful rooms and suites are individually designed and luxurious with a king-size bed, telephone, trouser press, air conditioning/heating, safety deposit box, cable TV, DVD player, minibar and free Wi-Fi. Selected suites have a private Jacuzzi on the terrace.

Duplex & Deluxe Rooms

Duplex Rooms have original high ceilings and split level areas separating the sleeping and living areas, marble clad bathrooms and comfortable seating areas. Deluxe Rooms are available with panoramic views of the entire island of Malta. Others are set on top of the terrace and have a panoramic porch with table and chairs and stunning views of Malta. Each has a luxurious bedroom, comfortable seating area and marble clad bathroom.

Duplex Suite

Beautifully restored split level suites with high ceilings, specially designed spiral staircase, upper level bedroom and lower level sitting room. Interconnecting suites are available.

Other Suites

Deluxe Suites are available with panoramic views or with a terrace and outdoor Jacuzzi. Each suite is uniquely designed with most retaining the original features of the Palazzo. There are also Executive Duplex Suites with a terrace and Jacuzzi and an impressive Presidential Suite.


de Mondion Restaurant: Enjoy fine dining at de Mondion with dishes created with fine seasonal produce. The terraces provide an elegant place to enjoy your meal as well as spectacular panoramic views of the island.

Trattoria AD 1530: Al fresco or indoor dining is on offer at this delightful Trattoria which serves a wide selection of pastas, pizzas, fish, meats and desserts.