Is Gzira Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.3 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Gzira Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 88% Very High
  • Water Pollution 93% Very High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 13% Very Low
  • Water Quality 8% Very Low

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Gzira, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Can You Drink Tap Water in Gzira?

No, tap water is not drinkable.

According to WHO data, 99% of Malta cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.


We recently completed a two-week stay in Tap Water Gzira Malta, one of the most beautiful and scenic Maltese cities. It is situated on the fertile volcanic soil of the island of Malta. Our hotel is near the heart of the city and within walking distance to several fine restaurants, shopping boutiques and a range of other entertainment venues.

Our tap water was delivered by a local delivery service and the first thing we noticed was how clean it was. The people of Malta take great care to purify their water sources and provide their guests with some of the best quality tap water available in the world. In many of the rural areas of Malta the water is treated using algae-friendly marine organisms. Marine vegetation actually helps to reduce the negative effects of algae blooms on the surrounding environment.

When we drank tap water throughout our stay in Gzira we experienced no problems with water taste or odor. In fact, the very first morning after we ha


Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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