Sea front is well developed and offers shaded seating ares often with free wireless internet, an array of cafes, bars and restaurants and rocky beaches with safe and clean swimming areas.
We recommend to go to a Lido for the day in Summer. There's The Lido Medsia Playa. All of these also have restaurants, pool and clubbing in the evening during the summer months.
GOOD TO KNOW:
There are a number of excellent restaurants in and around Triq Howard and Tiny supermarket just off Triq Stella Marris.
THINGS TO DO IN SLIEMA:
PHOTOS - SLIEMA FERRY, THE STRAND AND VIEW OF VALLETTA FROM SLIEMA FERRY.
Sliema has numerous places for swimming: Exiles; this is along stretch of beach which ends at Exiles beach club. Current can be a bit strong at the tip on rough days. Also popular is Ghadir near Surfside bar and restaurant. This is really popular with tourists and is great sunbathing. You can also swim in Tigne with an amazing view of Valletta and Manuel Island.
LOCATION - SLIEMA / GZIRA / TA'XBIEX / ST JULIAN'S / VALLETTA AREA.
The town is a mostly residential area and such as tourists would tend to travel outside of Sliema during holiday.
- (Sliema Promenade) Rocky beach 500m
- (Balluta bay) Public swimming pool 800m
- (Ta'Xbiex) Marina 800m
(Sliema Ferry) Town center 200m
- (Sliema Ferry) bus stop / bus terminal 200m
- Scooter/motorbike hire 600m
- Car rental 500m
- Scuba diving material hire 800m
- Bread shop 50m
- Local shops 200m
- Supermarkets 200m / 300m
- Hairdressing salon 50m
- Post office 100m
- Cash point 200m
- Chemist 100m
- Doctor 50m
- Hospital 2km
TOWNS CLOSE TO SLIEMA
● Gzira 1 km
● Ta'Xbiex 1km
● St Julian's (Paceville - nightlife) 1km
Sliema is one of the largest and most modern shopping centers in Malta.