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Golden Sands Beach

On NW coast, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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Golden sands

This is one of the best beaches on Malta, but arrive early as it gets very busy very early, having... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
St. Paul's Bay, Malta
Fun beach time!

One of Malta's best beaches that is really relaxing and offers a nice beach bar to grab a drink (or... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ben J
Los Cristianos, Spain
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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.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice beach” (59 reviews)
“radisson hotel” (13 reviews)
“water sports” (20 reviews)
On NW coast, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best beaches on Malta, but arrive early as it gets very busy very early, having said that it is a melting pot for children,teenagers, couples just about everyone, the sand is soft the sea is shallow and clean. There is...More

Thank susancollins1983
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of Malta's best beaches that is really relaxing and offers a nice beach bar to grab a drink (or two). Lovely to go for a swim and enjoy a sandy beach

Thank Ben J
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely beach locals go nice cafe there food good five hotel here radisson lovely posh hotel walk to next beach beautiful

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Golden Sands lives up to its name, a really golden bay, simply a gem for this small island. It is on the North West side of Malta. It is about one hour distance from the capital city Valletta bus 44, only 15 mins from the...More

1  Thank xiby
Reviewed 29 December 2017

My "better half" and I passed two nights at the Golden Sands hotel. We loved everything about the place. The facilities were simply excellent. The courtesy and service-oriented attitude of each employee was immediately and remarkably visible. We would particularly highlight Mikolaj (from Poland). Best...More

Thank 008inmalta
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Golden Bay, home of the Radison Hotel - the most over-rated destination on the island (in my opinion). It is quite remote, with a very spasmodic bus service . There is a small beach, mostly used by residents of the Radison Hotel (private). There are...More

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Good quality beach, public side of beach kept clean, alas some sea debris washes up, Munchies is on the beach a good restaurant to eat and love the pea cakes.

Thank john k
Reviewed 26 November 2017

The best beach on Malta by far. Has 2 beach bar/ restaurants nearby and plenty of parking spaces. Open top and Malta transport buses all call on the approach road. Can get very busy though

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Returning after an unwitting timeshare purchase we checked into our 1 bed apartment and decided on one of us taking the sofa bed ; me ! No duvet ; just 2 pillows ....well we had the duvet delivered and settled down for the night ...sleep...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Could not get public transport bus to this beach so ended up taking a taxi. Got very overcrowded bus home. Beach was very nice . The beds and parasol were expensive enough, but it was nice to be on the soft sand and look at...More

Thank Eily1961
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21 January 2018|
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Response from Andreea M | Reviewed this property |
Comino Island- Blue Lagoon :)
2 October 2017|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
You can download an app for your phone Malta transport Tallinja which you can get bus times realtime
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.