Bahar ic-Caqghaq is a small semi-rural community overlooking Malta's rocky eastern coast. Part of the locality of Naxxar, Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq is named after the rocky, pebbly coast (Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq means 'pebbly sea' or 'sea of pebbles') which dominates this part of the island.
Sought After Areas
Splash & Fun Water Park
Qalet Marku Beach
The Victoria Lines
Apartments in bahar-ic-caghaq – Summary
Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq offers a mix of terraced houses and apartments as well as several detached and semi-detached villas. The location is set in a quiet environment with access to the sea and to the countryside, therefore several locals and foreigners choose to live or have a second home here, with the option of renting it out whenever it remains vacant. Although set in a semi-rural setting, the locality is well connected by Malta's coast road, which can instantly dispel the feeling of being away from it all, if one so chooses. The central public garden, countryside accessibility as well as practically inexistent traffic means that the area is safe for families with children, as well as those seeking a little bit of peace without being too far away from the bustling heart of Malta.
Prices in bahar-ic-caghaq
2015 3 bedroom apartment cost €150,000 to buy
2015 3 bedroom apartment cost €600 to rent monthly
Why Live in bahar-ic-caghaq?
The village, nestled in the arms of a large valley leading inland to Burmarrad and ultimately Mġarr, is a peaceful location with few outside visitors. The area is well kept and boasts of a well-sized public garden as well as plenty of countryside and great views for those willing to venture into the hinterland. Bahar ic-Caghaq enjoys a beautiful 'top of the world' location uphill towards the hilltop village of Għargħur offering spectacular views, with the valley floor itself running across the width of the island. Although Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq has little to offer in terms of amenities, which are few and far between here, it is connected to the busier Naxxar, St. Paul's Bay, and St. Julian's, all of which lie minutes away by car. All the above-mentioned localities offer plenty of shopping facilities and community resources, including schools, clinics, banks, churches and so on.