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Golden Sands Beach

On NW coast, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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The only proper beach in Malta

In Malta you have only 2 proper beaches. One is Golden bay and the other is Ghajn Tuffieha bay... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
lemon-blackwood
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
an excellent beach

a very clean beach, the best trip on the island is with Charlies cruises a speed boat that takes... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AFH143
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WESTON S MARE
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The immediate area is open and rather barren and rocky. A road leads down to the lovely, sandy beach sheltered on three sides by low cliffs. Mosta 5 1/2 miles, St Paul's Bay 3 miles, airport 17 miles.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice beach” (53 reviews)
“water sports” (23 reviews)
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On NW coast, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In Malta you have only 2 proper beaches. One is Golden bay and the other is Ghajn Tuffieha bay, which is just "next door". The beaches are nice, but very very crowded. You can rent sunbeds and umbrellas. The beach is also quite dirty (cigarettes,...More

Thank lemon-blackwood
Reviewed 6 days ago

a very clean beach, the best trip on the island is with Charlies cruises a speed boat that takes you out to smurf cave so called because the water is blue and when you swim in it take a picture and you look blue a...More

Thank AFH143
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is problaly the best beach on the Island. Ut has all what you want and need. Long candy beach, sunbeds and umbrellas. A Nice lunch restaurant and places to bbq. There is also watersport for rentals on the beach

Thank RonnySc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a lovely beach except being one of the only few sandy beaches it's packed.golden sand can get very very hot! 😁 also a lot of seaweed around the entrance to the sea.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach was brilliant. Great atmosphere. Was very busy with people playing volley ball tornament and a little beach party was going on. I did a bit of sun bathing and I enjoyed going into the water. The beach was clean. Restaurant on the beach...More

Thank Jen182
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great little beach. When a sandy beach is a rarity in Malta, this one is a pleasant surprise. The waters are lovely to swim in The loungers and umbrellas are really reasonably priced and you get them by going to the little shack at...More

Thank jessiecat25
Reviewed 1 week ago

Golden Sands Beach was lovely! However, it was so crowded that we ended up going to the bottom where the sea was a little less clear. But the water was lovely and sand gorgeous so we were happy!

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at Golden Sands Beach at the end of June when it was extremely hot. It was also a bank holiday so it was very busy on the beach and lots of people were having barbecues. The atmosphere was very lively and there's a...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for the day as there was no sand on our beach, the loungers cost €14 for two loungers and an umbrella for the day, we got there early around 10am and found a nice spot near the front, but it soon filled up...More

Thank washerwomen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Water is shallow and it is family friendly beach. We had great time in our visit. Water activities center was available nearby.

Thank Prasad797
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Teresa A
19 March 2017|
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Response from lindashaw965 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a bus from St. Paul's bay to the beach.
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Brian H
18 April 2016|
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Response from Sylvia H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The Golden Bay beach is ajacent to the Raddison Blu Hotel.
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Charlotte W
29 March 2016|
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Response from Sylvia H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Charlotte, The Golden Sands Hotel , Radisson Blu Golden Bay in Mellieha, Malta. has a private part of the beach for their guests the and there is a section which is for the public You may take a bus to travel... More
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