A popular destination, Golden Bay offers tourists beautiful sandy beaches, exquisite views and a leisurely approach to fun in the sun. Predominantly this is the place for a sunbathing holiday but Golden Bay also offers easy access to many Maltese hotspots and is just a short distance from the capital Valletta showcasing medieval history and Baroque architecture. Beautiful azure blue sea, soft sand ideal for the little ones to play about and a plethora of water sports ensures Golden Bay is up there as a leading destination for family holidays.
Spend long sunny days on the beach, taking a break here and there to sample the many fine offerings of the numerous restaurants and cafes. Watch the glorious evening sunset in this area of outstanding natural beauty, before heading to one of the nearby resorts such as Mellieha or Bugibba for a lively entertainment. Families will love Golden Bay for the copious amounts of water sports and beach activities keeping the children entertained, all under glorious sunny skies.
Primarily a beach resort where adults can relax whilst the kids play for hours, Golden Bay also offers great opportunities for tours through nearby areas incorporating the Majjistral Nature and History Park. The park includes the coastal area of Golden Bay and ll-Prajjet and plays host to many educational visits too. Snorkelling is highly recommended off the shores of Golden Bay, awarded the international Blue Flag status, as is many other water sports for adults and children.
As the sun sets, so the options for night time entertainment begins. Nearby resorts such as Bugibba offer a wider choice of bars, restaurants and clubs, as does Mellieha, also combining a good variety of shops.
For families with younger children, Golden Bay is a great choice.