St Georges bay is one of the most attractive sandy beaches in Malta. Located in the heart of the entertainment mecca known as Paceville, it is the location where many tourists and students like to take a dip into our clean Maltese waters.
It is a location within St. Julian’s where a large percentage of hotels, restaurants, nightlife and various English language schools are located.
The beach is popular both during the day as well as up to early hours. When it is good weather youths, especially foreign students, like to laze on the sand enjoying the beautiful weather of our islands. They socialize with many other youths coming from different countries to study English.
This beach, although it does not have natural surroundings, has the advantage of being surrounded by hotels and entertainment areas.
A beach club ‘Paranga’ is located on the side of St. George's bay offering all the beach facilities required. Around the beach there are various bars and restaurants where you can eat or drink. Many tables are located on the road opposite St. George's Bay.
Tourists and locals alike enjoy strolling up and down the promenade just off the beach, availing themselves of the many mentioned localities. The hop-on hop-off tour buses pass beside the beach giving you the opportunity to stop or start your day tour from here.
This is the only sandy beach in this area so it becomes very busy during the summer months. Rocky beaches are numerous all the way from St. George's bay to Sliema and Gzira.
You can integrate going for a long walk start from this beach up to Sliema, Gzira to Ta’ Xbiex. A walk of at least seven kilometres. In fact there are some very good areas for swimming.
Many restaurants, cafes and ice cream parlers lie along the promenade and you are spoilt for choice, where one would either like to eat or have a light snack or even an ice-cream or coffee.
St Georges bay is an enjoyable sandy beach in the centre of the entertainment area.