The Astra Hotel is located right on the Sliema seafront and Malta's most fashionable resort, next to a rocky beach and a promenade which leads you on one side to shopping centres, boat cruises and cafes whilst on the other side a Mecca of restaurants in the pretty bay of St.Julian's.

Sliema City centre is approximately 500 metres away to the right of the hotel, here you will find the shopping centre and various cafe’s, bars and restaurants. Further along the coast you will come to Gzira and after that Valletta, Malta’s Capital City. Valletta is approximately 5 Km away and offers an abundance of cultural sights, great Malta restaurants. shops and cafe’s.

When exiting the hotel turning to the left this time you will find a long promenade perfect for evening walks, morning runs or leisurely strolls. Along this promenade you will eventually reach the picturesque town of St. Julian’s (2KM) which boasts about it's diversity of night life in Malta, there are many restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs in this area, however it is also suitable for a relaxing evening dinner or drink.

Getting to Sliema 

By Bus

Route X2: Airport to Sliema – Bus Stop Name  “Chalet”

By Taxi

The Astra Hotel can pre book a taxi transfer from the airport to the hotel directly, which costs 20eur per way for a maximum of 3 people. If you are a bigger party we can offer a minibus service at 30eur. Please contact us directly on to book a transfer, kindly also provide your arrival flight details. 

At Malta International Airport one can also find a 24/7 taxi service. The Taxi stand is found at the Arrivals Lounge at the airport. 

By Car

Kindly follow the following directions.