The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Mdina


The Hotel

If you are looking for a relaxing holiday, or a romantic getaway then The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Mdina is the hotel for you. Mdina, offers a historical background to this 17th century 5-star boutique hotel. Known also as the silent city, Mdina poses a unique experience with its baroque architecture and incredible views.

It is not a coincidence that The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux has been awarded the Malta’s leading Boutique Hotel for the third time in 2017. The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux is as well proud owner of the same award from 2013 and 2014.


The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux offers a unique experience to its guests, not only because it is the only hotel in Mdina but also because its rooms have luxuriously decorated rooms without compromising on modern amenities. No expense has been spared in the restoration of this 17th century palace. This is the fact that is enhancing its historical features and decorated with historic and exclusive pieces. The 5-star boutique hotel offers 17 rooms and suites all luxuriously adorned. The lower level rooms offer views over the narrow street on the side of the hotel whilst the top floor rooms offer breath-taking views. With its intimate setting, one can only expect personalised service and exceptional attention to detail. The staff is cordial and ready to assist in all your needs.


What better way to unwind after a day jam-packed with activities, then relaxing in the tranquillity and peacefulness of the central courtyard at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux. Indulge yourself in the hotel’s superb fine dining facility of the de Mondion Restaurant, offering astounding views with its exceptional setting on the bastion. If one is looking for more casual and less expensive dining experience, than the Trattoria restaurant is perfect choice. The Trattoria is situated in the square outside the Hotel. Both restaurants offer high quality food and excellent service, as expected from this 5-star boutique hotel.

We can assure you, that your stay at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux in Mdina will be a memorable one. If you are looking to stay at a boutique hotel on the Maltese island, then look no further than The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux. A boutique hotel that ticks all the boxes. One cannot find a better location than Mdina, in particular if one is seeking a historical and tranquil setting.

About the historical area

Just outside the fortifications, and within walking distance one can enjoy a stroll to the village of Rabat. That can be a nice walk through its historical buildings, restaurants, coffee shops and its Sunday market. If one wants to explore Rabat and its surrounding without walking there is an option. Simply hop on the train located next to the Roman Villa. Transport is easily available just outside Mdina gate, making it easy to commute around the Island.

The days at Mdina, can be bustling with tourists and rush. Do know that as the sun sets a veil of peacefulness and tranquillity its falling over the fortifications. This is making the ambiance truly magical. Staying at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux allows you to enjoy Mdina 360 degrees. Strolling through the narrow streets of Mdina, one could easily drift away back to the medieval days.

High Speed Internet

WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, a 17th-century building set right in Mdina's medieval walls, unique historical location.

Catering Outlets

The De Mondion Gourmet Restaurant or the more casual Trattoria AD 1530 up to your liking.


Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).