The Xara Palace, Relais & Chateaux

History & story

A magical place with splendid romantic decor situated in the medieval walled city of Mdina. On the roof terrace of the hotel- the restaurant De Mondion offers a top quality gastronomic experience. With- as a bonus- an exceptional view of the Maltese countryside. With its luxurious accommodations and award-winning haute cuisine, is truly a haven in which to pause and be pampered.


The hotel is set right within Mdina’s mediaeval walls. Mdina’s monuments, museums and Roman villas are just a few steps away from the property. The nearest beach is 20 minutes’ drive away at Golden Sands, while the shopping facilities in Sliema and Valletta are both likewise some 20 minutes’ drive from the hotel. St Paul’s Cathedral and Museum is around 5 minutes’ walk away, Palazzo Falson is some 10 minutes’ walk away and the Roman Domus is roughly 15 minutes’ walk away.

Address: Misrah Il Kunsill Mdina, MDN 1050, Malta


Treat yourself, because you deserve it.


You’ll find everything from celebrity chef restaurants to local favorites with global fare.  Choose among a variety of top rated restaurants and live the ultimate culinary experience!


What better way to indulge in a luxurious pampering session than by treating yourself with spa treatments? From rejuvenating facials to soothing massages, enjoy a range of services designed to enhance your well-being and leave you feeling refreshed.


Turn your dreams of the perfect event into reality! Unique weddings, sophisticated anniversaries, outstanding surprise parties are special moments that deserve to be celebrated in style.


Make the most of an exceptional natural environment to indulge in your favorite sport, admire monumental works of art, discover a secret spot of rare beauty, experience new sensations, savor the moment, treat yourself…

Ready to embark on a journey beyond your wildest dreams?

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