The Xara Palace Relais and Chateaux is an exceptional 5* boutique hotel set in a truly unique 17th century palace, built as the residence for the noble family Moscati Parisio, in the medieval city of Mdina, Malta’s old capital city. The palace has been exquisitely brought back to life in a fashion in line with its former noble status. The hotel sits on centuries-old bastions and is set in the heart of inspiring baroque buildings and architecture, the location and experience of staying in the beautiful Mdina hotel is truly unique. The hotel’s restaurant “De Mondion” serves arguably the best haute cuisine in Malta and has won numerous awards. Offering only 17 rooms and suites, this exclusive old palace offers a charming, calming and historic experience like no other. Malta International Airport is only 25 minutes away.