nightlife in malta

Spoilt for Choice Till the Early Hours of the Morning

If you are looking at having a blast, then the nightlife in Malta is something you shouldn't miss. You find an array of nightclubs and party destinations around the island. Paceville is one of the most popular hotspots for nightlife entertainment.


If you are not sure what to do at night in Malta, then this page will help you choose. Partying and clubbing are not the only nightlife things to do in Malta. You can go to a village feast or an international event or even attend a show.

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Partying in Malta

Gianpula village

Gianpula is one of Malta's biggest and best nightclubs. It has over 10 venues all under one space. They organise some of the largest parties on the island. 

Whether it is an indoor or outdoor nightclub, a sun-kissed rooftop lounge, a pool club or a festival arena, we are committed to becoming your premier entertainment and clubbing destination in Malta.

cafe del mar

Café del Mar Malta is a water's edged pool deck and seating area offering amazing view across the Mediterranean. Here you can enjoy a day by the pool, evening entertainment and also big events are held here. Located just beside the National Aquarium, it is the perfect place in summer to relax by the pool, sip on a cocktail while watching the sunset, or enjoy Mediterranean-style food.

Check out this beautiful place and check out what they offer.

aria complex

Another famous nightlife destination is Aria Complex located on the outskirts of San Gwann. A fully equipped complex to enjoy a unique experience that hosts a variety of different private, corporate public ad franchised events throughout the entire year.

la grotta xlendi gozo

La Grotta is the only nightclub in Gozo where you can dance the night away. Located along the stretch of road leading to the village of Xlendi. On-the-go events are organised here so you can check out their Facebook page with their latest updates on events.

Paceville Malta Nightlife

Paceville is Malta's hotspot for bars, clubs, discos, casinos, gentlemen’s clubs, cinemas and so much more entertainment. People flock this hotspot every night until the early hours of the next day especially on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening.

Nightlife in Valletta

Valletta as we all know is another hub of nightlife entertainment. From bars to restaurants, theatres and events, you will definitely find something to do in the night if you are visiting Valletta. During the past few years, our capital city has been revamped with new restaurants and bars to give life to the city.

best bars in malta valletta

Here are some bars where you can have a drink and some nibbles:

Wild Honey – A Beer Lover and Craft Beer Fanatic Will Love This Place.

  • This bar is located in St. Lucy street which is in the heart of Valletta. There is a large selection of craft and Belgian beers, from the bottle beers or draft beers.

Café Society – The Home Of Cocktails.

  • A bar of entertainment with a mix of movie screenings, live music and more. Check out this bar if you want to sip on a great cocktail and have some nibbles. This bar is located in St. John's street.

Bridge Bar – Have a Unique and Authentic Experience.

  • A highly popular bar located in St. Ursula Street in Valletta. This bar is mostly active during the seasons of late spring and summer. There are regular Jazz sessions that start from the beginning May. 

Waterfront Valletta - A water's edge dining location

  • A long stretch along the waters on the outside of Valletta packed with restaurants and bars. A mix of Italian, Maltese and traditional restaurants.

Strada Stretta (Strait Street)

  • One of Valletta's most popular street that is alive at night with amazing entertainment full of bars and people drinking and having a chat.

Other ways to Spend a Night Out

Malta is an non-stop eventful island with plenty of annual and international events from open air festivals to large international conferences. Make sure you check out the many events in Malta to see what you will bump into on your visit to Malta.

annual International events in malta

A great variety of art, culture, and music events are held in Malta every year. It is a fact that there are many local artists and musicians that have the opportunity to showcase their talents at a variety of local and international events that take place on the islands every year.

This includes the Malta International Fireworks Festival, the Jazz Festival, the Malta International Music Festival, the Valletta Film Festival, among many others.

summer music festivals

A fantastic summer music festival awaits you in one of the hottest international festival destinations. Due to Malta's small size and quiet atmosphere, you might think there aren't many fun things to do. There are increasing numbers of festivals on our island every year due to our island's rapid growth.

Some of the popular music festivals include, Isle of MTV, Summer Daze, Earth Garden, AMP Presents Lost & Found amongst many more.

malta village feasts

A village feast is a Maltese traditional events that has been going on for many years. Many towns and villages celebrate their patron saint where they decorate their particular village and have a feast.

Usually a feast is a week long with several activities, then on the weekend, a large amount of people visit this village and celebrate with a band march, fireworks, food stalls and lots of drinking.

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