Phoenicia Hotel Malta – 5 Star Hotel

Opened in 1947 by Lady Margaret Strickland, the 5 Star Hotel Phoenicia Malta overlooks Malta’s lovely Grand Harbour, renowned to be one of the finest natural ports in Europe, as well as enjoying beautiful views of Valletta’s bastions. The Phoenicia is situtated just outside the entrance to the Capital City of Valletta and Malta’s new parliament building designed by Renzo Piano making it the perfect city hotel. Valletta is also a main artery for the local public transport making it easy for guest on holiday in Malta to travel around the Island. This Valletta Hotel Phoenicia is the oldest five star hotel in the capital city of Valletta, Malta and is just a short stroll away from a whole host of historic and cultural sites. The Phoenicia Hotel Malta enjoys an excellent range of leisure facilities including an outdoor swimming pool overlooking the harbour which is open all year round, a fitness room, a beauty and hairdressing salon, a jeweller and a gift shop, landscaped gardens. Rooms at the Phoenicia Valletta are designed with soft furnishings and lighting in order to provide a luxuorious ambience. Most rooms have breathtaking views of the Grand Harbour, its fortifications and the surrounding areas. All guest rooms and8 suites are equipped with the latest facilities including high speed internet access, cable TV, minibar, in room espresso machine and safe.

About this hotel

The Phoenicia, the first luxury hotel in Malta, is situated in 7.5 acres of mature gardens at the entrance to Valletta, the capital city. Commanding glorious views from its elevated position overlooking the port, Mediterranean and the historic city dating back to 1566, the hotel is within walking distance of the Island's shopping and business districts, as well as the bustling restaurants and cafes of the waterfront. The impressive Parliament House building, designed by Renzo Piano, is opposite the hotel through the city's "gates". The Phoenicia's architectural beauty is classed as one of the sights of Malta, along with other historic buildings, such as St. John's Co-Cathedral, the Grand Masters Palace and the Auberge de Castille. Its typical Maltese style is a striking contrast to the baroque and massive bastion walls that surround Valletta.The hotel guest rooms feature traditional Maltese tiled floors and large double-glazed windows, and the hotel's two restaurants serve del

Property Information

  • Year of construction: 1939
  • Total number of rooms: 136
  • Single rooms: 4
  • Number of floors (main building): 5
  • Suites: 8
  • Double rooms: 65
  • Year of most recent renovation: 2017
  • Twin rooms: 57
  • Disability-friendly rooms: 2

General Services & Amenities

  • Garden
  • 24-hour reception
  • Currency exchange facilities
  • Lift access
  • Shop
  • Wired Internet
  • Room service(*)
  • Laundry service(*)
  • Medical service(*)
  • Sun terrace
  • Small pets allowed (under 5 kg)
  • Large pets allowed (over 5 kg)
  • Car park
  • Garage
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Hotel safe
  • Wi-fi
  • Transfer service(*)
  • Dining area
  • Electric kettle
  • Private pool
  • Valet parking
  • Check-in hour
  • Check-out hour
  • Babysitting service(*)
  • Mobile phone coverage
  • Local and international calls
  • 24-hour security
  • Bellboy service
  • Smoke detector
  • Newspapers
  • Late Check-out(*)
  • Luggage room

Business Services

  • Printer(*)
  • Photocopier(*)
  • Fax(*)
  • Audio-visual equipment rental(*)
  • Meeting room

Catering Facilities

  • Air conditioning in Restaurant
  • Café
  • Restaurant
  • Highchairs
  • Non-smoking area
  • Poolside snack bar

Entertainment Areas

  • Parasols
  • Sun loungers
  • Outdoor freshwater pool
  • Outdoor heated pool
  • Children’s swimming area

Distances to Transport & Other local areas

  • City centre: 50(m)
  • Nearest Bus / Metro Stop: 50(m)
  • Beach: 7100(m)
  • Golf course: 3900(m)
  • Harbour: 500(m)
  • Airport: 8000(m)
  • Entertainment Area: 7100(m)
  • Bus/Train station: 50(m)

Room facilities (Standard room)

  • Smoking rooms
  • Internet access
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Minibar
  • Safe
(*) Additional services not included in the price.