Currency

euro (€)

Daily Costs

Budget: Less than €100

  • Double in budget hotel: €70–80
  • Sandwiches, pizza or pasta: €10–20
  • Seven-day bus pass: €21

Midrange: €100–160

  • Double in midrange hotel: €80–130
  • Meal in restaurant: €20–30
  • Aperol Spritz cocktail in a bar: €6
  • Taxi from airport to Valletta: €20

Top end: More than €160

  • Double room in top-end hotel: €130–300
  • Meal in top restaurant: €60–100
  • Private yacht hire: per day €400

Bargaining

  • You may bargain for handicrafts at stalls or markets, but shops have fixed prices.
  • You can often angle for lower prices from hotels and car-hire agencies in the low season (October to mid-June), and stays/rentals of a week or more will often get a 10% discount.

Money

There are plenty of ATMs, plus places to change money on and near Triq ir-Repubblika.

Bank of Valletta ATMs are available.

HSBC Bank ATMs.