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Incredible view

Just a fantastic place, by far the most beautiful piece of nature in this wonderful island. Park... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Florian S
via mobile
One of the few beaches with sand. However,Have seen better.

In a Malta with lots of swimming space but very few sandy spaces, it is worth to go and see once... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
Louisa4510
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Ibiza Town, Spain
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“beautiful beach” (16 reviews)
“apples eye” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
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"beautiful beach"
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"untouched nature"
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"nudist beach"
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"lovely little cafe"
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"rent umbrellas"
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"steps leading down"
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"lovely golden sand"
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"lot of seaweed"
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"motor boat"
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"beach bar"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a fantastic place, by far the most beautiful piece of nature in this wonderful island. Park your car in the parking area going to the ghajn tuffieha tower and take a look at the whole place!

Thank Florian S
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

In a Malta with lots of swimming space but very few sandy spaces, it is worth to go and see once. The drive to the venue takes a bit of time, parking was not so easy to find either. The beach is elected at the...More

Thank Louisa4510
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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by while sightseeing. Had a nice Pastry at the restaurant overlooking the beach. Not a lot to see in the fall as it was cool.

Thank taftdev
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

Well worth the walk down all the steps to this lovely bay. Nice sand and good for swimming life guard provided during the summer season. Very popular with surfers. When you get to the bottom of the steps there is an excellent café called Riviera...More

Thank gadgetScotland
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Reviewed November 19, 2017

Golden sands by name and appearance. Small but perfect. All you need. Definitely a place to visit. Spend the hole day

Thank Trevor H
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Reviewed November 14, 2017

Fair walk especially on the way back up the steps but definitely worth a visit. I love the red sand here and the walk up to the top of the cliff where you can see the next bay is fantastic. There is a good snack...More

Thank Palmal1
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

We took the bus from Valletta (heavy traffic so it took some time) to Golden bay and stopped there first. Not many on the beach a lot of seaweed to walk through before you got yo clear water. So after a while we took the...More

Thank LarsoBirgitta
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Rainy day when we visited so very quiet. Prefer Golden Sands next door which also has better amenities. Had a snorkel route map which looked good for a better day.

Thank Roxanne C
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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

This and Golden Bay are our favourite beaches in Malta. Gently sloping beach so safe for kids, water as clear as can be expected at a sandy beach. We didn’t see any of the litter issues other reviews have mentioned. It was a lot busier...More

Thank Bob3456
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

The climb is worth it, lovely clean shallow beach, exceptional views, and then wait for the Sunset...

Thank david c
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