LocationThis hotel is located on the northeast coast of Malta, close to the picturesque town of St. Julian. It is just a few minutes walk to the resort centre where guests will discover a diverse selection of restaurants, bars, the casino and many more shopping and entertainment venues. The hotel's exclusive location across the road from the beach means that wonderful views may be enjoyed over the marina district of Portomaso with its tree-lined promenade as well as nearby restaurants and bars. Featuring its own separate private beach and the fishing harbour of Spinola Bay is to be found in the near vicinity and reflects the everyday ways of life of the locals. A taxi rank is to be found directly before the hotel and the bus station is approximately 300 m away and provides excellent link to countless locations throughout the island.
FacilitiesThe hotel has 410 rooms, which are located on 11 storeys and are reachable by lift. Guests are warmly welcomed by multilingual staff at the 24-hour reception desk in the lobby. Check-in/check-out service is available round the clock. Amenities include a cloakroom, baggage storage service, safe, currency exchange service and cash machine. Wireless internet access (for a fee) is provided in public areas. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. The hotel has wheelchair-accessible facilities. There are a number of shops as well. A garden provides extra space for rest and relaxation in the open air. Additional facilities include a playroom. Guests arriving by car can park their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Further services and facilities include a babysitting service (for a fee), a car hire service, medical assistance, a transfer service, room service (for a fee), a laundry service, a hairdresser, a coin-operated laundry and a page service. Complimentary newspapers are available.
RoomsAir conditioning and individually adjustable heating ensure that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. Guests can enjoy the sea view from a balcony or terrace. All rooms are carpeted and include a king-size bed and a sofa bed. Separate bedrooms are available. Children's beds can be requested for younger guests. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a refrigerator, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is provided for guests' convenience. A direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio, an alarm clock and WiFi (for a fee) are provided as well. Little extras include slippers, daily paper and pillow menu. Bathrooms are equipped with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer, a vanity mirror and bathrobes are provided. For extra comfort in the bathrooms, guests are offered cosmetic products. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms. The hotel has 357 non-smoking rooms and smoking rooms.
Sports/EntertainmentThe pool complex includes saltwater and freshwater pools, as well as 2 children's pools. Adults can swim a few laps or just let themselves float around in the indoor pool or one of the 4 outdoor pools. Guests can treat themselves to refreshing drinks at the poolside snack bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub. A short break or an entire afternoon on the sun terrace, which features sun loungers and parasols, is time well spent. A variety of activities such as cycling/mountain biking, golf and horse riding or, for a fee, tennis, are offered at the hotel. Water sports available at the hotel include water skiing, windsurfing, jet skiing, sailing, diving and aquafit. The hotel offers numerous indoor sports, including a gym, table tennis, billiards, bowling, yoga and aerobics or, for a fee, squash. There is a wellness area with a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a hammam, a beauty salon, hydrotherapy treatments and a solarium. Subject to charge: massage treatments. A kids' club and a casino are also options for entertainment.
MealsDining facilities include a café and a bar. Guests can enjoy the culinary delights of the non-smoking, air-conditioned restaurant, which provides high chairs for children. Catering options include bed and breakfast, half board and full board. A generous breakfast buffet and dinner are served every day. The hotel offers a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.