Passenger boat passing Marsamxett Harbour in Malta

Escape the winter blues and head to Malta our winter Sun holiday – a Mediterranean escape full of fun and cultural distractions. We stay in the lovely resort of Sliema on Malta’s northeastern coast. A fascinating melting pot of contrasts, this classic winter sun destination is the perfect place to kick back and relax.

Beach In Malta

Why Go?

  • Prime location right on Sliema's seafront alongside a beautiful promenade 
  • Walking distance from bars and restaurants
  • Added Value - Free cruise of Malta's Grand harbour 
  • Discover Malta with a range of great optional excursions

The Preluna Hotel

Our base for the week will be the beautiful 4-star Preluna Hotel set on Sliema’s sea-front promenade. The hotel is the perfect place to relax and soak up the enchanting surroundings, while enjoying some of the best facilities on the island. Wallow in the hotel's heated outdoor Jacuzzi, before watching the sunset from the stunning rooftop terrace. Situated right on the promenade, we are also a short distance from Sliema’s bars, shops and restaurants, giving you easy access to the array of drinking and dining options that sit right on your doorstep.

Sliema, Malta

Sliema has long been a favourite with tourist looking for a combination of sun, sea and shopping, with sophisticated bars and designer shops can be found along two well known coastal roads. Our hotel offers gorgeous views of Sliema Creek, Manoel Island and the distinctive profile of the capital Valletta not too far away. The promenade is within walking distance where we can find atmospheric restaurants, bars and enticing shops. On those cooler days we can relax in the indoor heated swimming pool or catch some rays on the sun terrace. The best beaches are just a few minutes away and easily accessible by public transport. Evenings can be filled with music in and out of town and sampling a cisk (the local brew).

Discover in the Day

Easy to get around, the island and its capital, Valletta (4km away) beg to be explored. There are colourful museums and theatres amid the chequerboard of streets, and grand palaces linked to the Knights of St. John, as well as both rocky and sandy beaches. Stroll down the Republic Street of Valletta where shops sell delicate ceramics and lace. Visit aristocratic mansions or tour the state rooms of the Grand Master's Palace.

Majestic Mdina

Another suggestion is to travel inland to Mdina, the former capital. Discover the 'Silent City', so named because of the tranquillity of its narrow streets which entwine like a maze, springing lovely surprises around every corner, from Baroque palazzos to haunts once home to feudal lords of the Spanish Crown.

More to explore

• Tour Gozo island
• Enjoy wine-tasting
• City tour of Valletta
• Explore the city of Mdina

Added Value

Free Cruise of Malta’s Grand harbour

Preluna Hotel ★★★★

Situated right on the Sliema promenade, this sought after hotel is a perfect escape for a Winter sun break. With a fabulous surrounding, we can find bars and restaurants all close by.

Facilities Include

Facilities include an four restaurants, cocktail bar, lobby bar and cafe. Wellness spa (additional charges apply) heated indoor swimming pool, heated outdoor Jacuzzi, large salt water outdoor swimming pool with a relaxing sunbathing terrace, gym and WIFI.

Rooms Include

Our comfortable rooms include air conditioning, TV, Tea & coffee making facilities, telephone, hairdryer, safe and free WiFi


3 hours 30 minutes


Average Daily Maximum:

Jan, Feb 13°C, Mar 14°C,
Apr 16°C, May 20°C,
Jun 23°C, Jul, Aug 27°C,
Sep 25°C, Oct 21°C,
Nov 17°C, Dec 14°C


GMT + 1 hours

What's included:

  • Return flights & transfers
  • Twin/double room for sole use
  • Welcome drink
  • Accompanying Solos Tour Leader
  • Breakfast and dinner daily, including Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve Gala dinners
  • Free Cruise of Malta's Grand Harbour (excluding Christmas Day & New Year's)

What's extra:

  • Eco tax - €0.50 per night payable locally at the end of your stay
  • Insurance - see here

Useful Information

Passports and visas
A full 10-year passport is required, valid for the duration of your stay if no visa is required. Holders of a British passport do not require a visa.

It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the correct visa, a valid passport and any other travel documents for your holiday. All information provided relates to British citizens who hold or are entitled to apply for a British passport. For the most up-to-date visa information please visit; Malta Foreign Advice

If you are not a British citizen and do not hold a British passport, you must make your own enquiries as to the applicable requirements. Alternatively, you can apply for your Visa with our preferred partner the Travel Visa company by selecting the following link; Travel Visa Company.
Transfer Time
The transfer from the airport to the hotel is approximately 20 minutes.
More to Explore
These are just a few of the tours, which may be available to you depending on the time of year and the numbers interested. Full details of all the excursions available will be advised at the Information Meeting All tours should be paid for in Euros and the exact amount will be given at your Information Meeting. Your Tour Leader will help arrange these for you but may not necessarily accompany you.
  • Half or Full Day General Tour
  • Full Day Valletta Tour
  • Half Fay Marsaxlokk Tour
  • Mdina - Full Day Tour



There is often confusion on the question of gratuities, since it frequently depends on the type of holiday, location and, of course, your attitude towards tipping, as to what is normally expected. In order to give you a rough idea, we have given appropriate guidance below. Your Tour Leader will be on hand to offer advice or suggestions if required but gratuities are offered entirely at the sole discretion of the individual. We suggest a group collection to cover drivers, porters and hotel staff of €20.00. Your Tour Leader will collect this on your behalf and distribute it accordingly, thus relieving you of the burden of who, when and how much to tip. The tipping of housekeeping will be left to your individual discretion (a small amount left in your room on departure should cover this and would be much appreciated). As is customary, ‘the hat’ will be passed around for the driver and guide on all optional excursions. For any meals that are not included in your itinerary, or taxi fares, your Tour Leader can advise of an appropriate add on.

Temperature (Average Daily Maximum ºC)
20°C Nov 18°C Dec 15°C Jan 16°C Feb 17°C Mar 19°C Apr

Dress Code
Medium weights for Winter. Casual “layers” for the autumn and spring months and a warm jacket is recommended for the cool mornings and evenings. Comfortable shoes are a “must” for sightseeing. The hotel prefers reasonably smart dress for dinner – gentlemen are asked to wear long trousers and a formal shirt.

Depart Return Nights Age Group Price From regional flights available COMMENTS  
30 Mar 2021 06 Apr 2021 7 All Ages £1,095 BOOK
22 Apr 2021 29 Apr 2021 7 All Ages £1,199 BOOK

What's included:

  • Return flights & transfers
  • Twin/double room for sole use
  • Welcome drink
  • Accompanying Solos Tour Leader
  • Breakfast and dinner daily, including Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve Gala dinners
  • Free Cruise of Malta's Grand Harbour (excluding Christmas Day & New Year's)

What's extra:

  • Eco tax - €0.50 per night payable locally at the end of your stay
  • Insurance - see here

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