Vittoriosa villas are found in one of Malta’s famous Three Cities, looking out over the Grand Harbour, across the water from the capital, Valletta. Here you are surrounded by a wealth of historic sights and monuments, some of which date back as far as 2,000 years. Perhaps the most famous is the Fort St. Angelo, which is just a short walk from your Vittoriosa apartment, has its origins in Roman times and was extended during the period when Malta was under Arab control. Here you can also find the town’s maritime museum, which details the fascinating connection between Mata and the sea. All around holiday homes in Vittoriosa are architectural clues to the various cultures that have settled on the Island of Malta. When the Knights of Malta arrived on the island in the early 16th Century they chose to make this area their initial home. Perfectly appointed for a self-catering holiday, apartments in Vittoriosa are equipped with modern facilities, ensuring a comfortable stay. Should you wish to venture out and try Malta’s sublime cuisine, then a range of high-quality restaurants are seconds away from your Vittoriosa accommodation. The weather here in summer is perfectly suited to a beach holiday, and right on the town’s waterfront you’ll find a place to swim, just off the rocks. Sandy beaches are plentiful on Malta, and the closest to Vittoriosa holiday rentals are Mellieha, Golden Bay and Pretty Bay, which is a lively stretch of shoreline, lined with shops and restaurants. No stay at a villa on Malta is complete without a visit to the capital, Valletta, and its UNESCO listed old city. Weather At Malta holiday rentals you can expect warm and dry summers, while winters tend to be mild and short. Highs in July and August peak at over 30 degrees, so it might pay to avoid the outdoors at mid-afternoon if you visit at this time of year.