Mellieha is a large village in the Northwest of Malta and is home to Malta's largest Sandy Beach, Ghadira Bay. Archaeologists have confirmed that humans settled in Mellieha as early as the Neolithic times however it also endured an uninhabited era until the Knights of St. John arrived in Malta. Today, Mellieha is extremely popular with foreign expats and buyers, primarily due to its proximity to the Mediterranean Sea, our sister Islands Gozo and Comino and the Ghadira nature reserve. It also boasts one of Malta's most luxurious and sought after Villa Areas, St. Maria Estate. A number of different property types are available for sale or rent in Mellieha. Apartments, Maisonettes, Penthouses, Terraced Houses, Villas and Bungalows can all be found in this locality.