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Boutique Apartment, With Magnificent Waterfront Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

This luxury 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom modern apartment is located in the ancient medieval village of Vittoriosa, surrounded by charm and history.

The spacious living area includes a fully equipped open plan kitchen, an upmarket solid timber and lacquer 6 seater dining table and chairs, comfortable Italian leather sofas, lacquer and glass coffee table, 38” flat screen TV, with 80 channels including English, German, Italian and Spanish channels as well as 10 sport channels from around the world, a DVD player with complementary DVD’s to enjoy in the evenings after a full day of site seeing, free fast internet WIFI so you can keep in touch with family and friends, an I-pod dock to play your favorite music while relaxing in the evening with a glass of wine.

The living area offers spectacular views of the Grand Harbour; you can sit in your balcony while enjoying an espresso and watch the sun set over the Mediterranean.

The apartment is fully fitted with air condition and heating, art work and accessories have been handpicked by our designer.

The apartment has 3 very large bedrooms, two have king size beds and one has two single beds, there is a large bathroom with a shower and bath and an en suite with shower.

We also offer:

o welcomed and familiarization at the apartment with our local administrator

o welcome pack on arrival

o books and magazines

o information pack with places of interest, maps and local attractions

o free high speed WIFI

o 80 channels international TV including German, Spanish, English & Italian

o I-pod dock

o DVD player

o flat screen TV

o air conditioned/heating

o dish washer

o washing machine/dryer

o iron and ironing board

o 400 threat count satin/pure cotton sheets

o Egyptian cotton towels

o new luxury hypoallergenic pillows

o two luxury pillows per guest

o new luxury Italian king size bed mattresses to the two double bedrooms

o free designated secure undercover parking spot for the duration of your stay

o complementary maid service every 7 nights

o balcony furniture

o 24/7 building security service

The apartment has just been fully refurbished so everything is new and crisp, the fit out is of the highest standard, with everything that you require to make your holiday unforgettable.

More Details

Owner
3destinations.com
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just back from a magnificent week in Malta, the local people are so friendly and helpful, this apartment was ideal for the six adults that stayed, wonderful views, swimming in the sea directly below the balcony is a "must".

This apartment was exactly as described, very clean and spacious with all the mod cons that we could want.

With excellent restaurants along the Harbour front just 5 mins flat walk away. Vittoriosa is a beautiful location with easy access by bus, water taxi or ferry to the city of Valletta.

The airport pick up was arranged without a flaw, Claire (the agent) was very friendly, helpful and informative with local knowledge.

This was one of the best holidays ever, and we will be definitely be returning.
Aug 2013
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Amenities

Birgu Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 2 bathrooms main large bathroom with bath and shower ensuite bathroom with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • 3 large bedrooms 1 large king size bedroom with ensuite 2nd bedroom king size bed 3rd bedroom with two single beds plenty of storage, comfortable beds and luxury bedding.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Boutique Apartment, With Magnificent Waterfront Views
average rating of 4.875 based on 10 reviews
5

Fabulous Stay

  • 5 of 5

We have returned to this great apartment for the second time this year and it is even better than what we remembered.

The professional and easy booking process, the warm welcome, the attention to detail in the way the apartment is organized with everything that we could possibly need, such a well-fitted kitchen, the espresso machine and free pods, the welcome basket, information about Vittoriosa and Malta, just lovely.

We set in the afternoon with a glass of wine in the balcony looking at the ships going through the waterfront and listening to the church bells in the distance, magic.

Vittoriosa is a wonderful medieval city, with little winding streets to discover and great restaurants in every corner, and the Vittoriosa Marina with cafes and wine bars overlooking the super yachts. All within walking distance from the apartment. Don’t miss the Tuesday market and the wonderful water ferry to Valletta.

What a great stay, we'll be back!!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Fantastic Apartment, Fabulous Birgu

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was fabulous. The airport pickup was fabulous. The welcome was fabulous. Malta was indeed ... fabulous. It was a great week. We so enjoyed discovering Malta. I really appreciate the pristine condition of the apartment and all the conveniences. We enjoyed the ocean lapping on the rocks just below the balcony while we relaxed in the plush furnishing. Your apartment was the best of modern conveniences juxtaposed with Birgu's medieval monuments and moments. It's quiet. It's away from the tourist in Valletta but still convenient to Valletta and so many other places via bus and water taxi. We were drawn to remain in Birgu some days to visit the museums and with your friendly neighbors. The Cafe du Brazil on the piazza was a great place to linger. We especially appreciated the quality wifi service and equipment as I worked seamlessly via email and Skype for about 50 hours while there. My family enjoyed your fine apartment.

Much thanks for the hospitality Irene. You have a great product. Fabulous week!

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent views

  • 5 of 5

Our complementary airport pick up was wonderful, arriving late at night it made our lives so easy.

Nothing prepared us for the spectacular view from the living room as you entered the apartment; you can see Kalkara Creek to one side and Valletta to the other.

The apartment is located facing the Waterfront and you can relax in the balcony with a glass of wine and watch the cruise ships going by.

Very comfortable beds with good quality pillows made for one of the best sleeps we had while on holidays.

Vittoriosa is a medieval city with a lot of history and lovely winding, narrow roads, excellent cafes and restaurants all walking distance from the apartment, the locals are very friendly and always have time for a chat.

All in all a great holiday in a beautiful apartment in the best location in Malta.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Luxury in a Medieval City

  • 5 of 5

We stayed seven nights in this beautiful apartment on the Waterfront, from the booking process with Irene and the arrival welcome by Claire the local manager, we knew we were dealing with very professional people.

While still at home we asked many questions and requested information, nothing was too much trouble for Irene, very prompt response and packed with local knowledge.

We loved swimming just below the apartment and sunbathing on the rocks and then going up for lunch, very well appointed kitchen with everything you need including coffee percolator and tea pot, just lovely.

The apartment is very large and spacious, as we were two couples it was great having two bathrooms.

The apartment is very clean and very well maintained; you can see attention to detail everywhere. Vittoriosa is an amazing city, great restaurants, bars and cafes in the village and on the Marina and the water taxi was so much fun.

Thank you Irene and Claire for a fantastic holiday, we will be back!!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

What a location!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a superb location and what a lovely apartment. We enjoyed our stay immensely.

The apartment is very large with all the modern comforts, flat screen TV, I-pod dock, fully air condition, unlimited WIFI and good quality furniture and equipment.

The welcome basket was a lovely surprise and much appreciated.

As the apartment faces the Waterfront we had spectacular views and could hear the ships coming into Valletta port.

Vittoriosa is part of The Three Cities, the original seat of the Knights and full of interesting history.

We loved that we can walk to restaurants, cafes and shops.

The locals are very friendly and we found all that we needed in the little shops in the square where local neighbours seat for a chat and a gossip. We also enjoyed the mobile vans coming to the square selling fresh bread, fish, fruit and vegetables.

Don’t miss the Tuesday market just outside the gates of Vittoriosa.

We enjoyed our stay enormously and plan to return. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Outstanding.

  • 5 of 5

The complementary airport transfer on arrival worked perfectly and took us to the owner's representative waiting for us at this beautifully maintained luxury apartment where we were shown around and had everything necessary explained. The best feature was the picture window and balcony with views to the left across Grand Harbour to Valletta and to the right through the masts of small boats to where the sun catches the silver dome of Kalkara Church. Situated just behind the ancient Fort Angelo, this is the absolutely ideal base for exploring on foot the magical Three Cities and the astonishing Cottonera Lines and for reaching Valletta in ten fascinating minutes on the regular tiny ferry boats. For sandy beaches, sangria and lively night clubs, look elsewhere on Malta but if the island's totally absorbing history and architecture, both ancient and modern, are likely to attract you as they attract my wife and me, we recommend this apartment unreservedly. There are plenty of good restaurants close by but we mostly self-catered in the fully equipped modern kitchen and found that the local shops had everything we needed including gin, tonic and wine. My recommendation for holiday reading is Nicholas Monserrat's Kapillan of Malta: although the main characters are fictional this book shines a brilliant light on Malta through the centuries and in particular on the Grand Harbour area during the Second World War. The best possible place to read it is the balcony of this lovely apartment.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
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Map

Vittoriosa Waterfront
"a wonderful place for people watching while enjoying a cappuccino in one of the waterfront c..."
Inquisitor's Palace
"immerse yourself in the history of the Inquisition and the Knights of St John, not to be missed"
Fort St. Angelo
"step in time and walk around the Fortifications defended by the Knights of St john"
St. Lawrence's Church
"Visit the church and learn about its history "
Birgu Arches
"Magnificent place to stroll and look at the Mediterranean"
Car: not necessary

Luxury waterfront boutique upmarket apartment located in the ancient medieval village of Vittoriosa, one of the Three Cities and the headquarters of The Order of St John, the most prominent of The Three Cities.

The building itself sits on the Vittoriosa Peninsula next to Fort St Angelo, providing you with magnificent views of the Grand Harbour and across to Valletta from the comfort of your balcony.

Stepping down from your apartment you can enjoy swimming, fishing and wonderful walks surrounded by the sea and the village magnificent maritime history.

Your apartment building sits on the International Vittoriosa Yacht Marina where you will see the breathtaking super yachts berthed, you will find an array of waterfront cafes, restaurants and wine bars providing excellent quality food at very reasonable prices.

Step back in time and wonder through the narrow cobblestone streets of Vittoriosa, listen to the church bells ringing, admire the traditional architecture or stop in one of the many fine restaurants and wine bars to enjoy an excellent meal, still cooked in the traditional way using fresh local and seasonal produce accompanied by a glass of local wine.

The apartment is situated in the perfect location for you to enjoy the many attractions that this village has to offer all within walking distance.

Vittoriosa is well known for its many festivities, medieval traditions, craft markets, and firework displays to make your holiday unforgettable.

Go swimming, fishing, take a cruise to the nearby islands and stroll through the magical coble stone streets of historical Vittoriosa, take a water taxi just in front of your building to the UNESCO site world heritage city of Valletta while enjoying a cafe in the many piazzas, if shopping is your thing head to Sliema where you will find shops packed with international brand names.

Whatever your choice we are here to help you and make your holiday unforgettable.

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Rates & Availability

Birgu Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
SHOULDER SEASON
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$900
 
 
MID SEASON
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$975
 
 
HIGH SEASON
Jul 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,083
 
 
LOW SEASO N 3
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$786
 
 
LOW SEASON 2
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$824
 
 
SHOULDER SEASON
Apr 1 2018 - May 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$915
 
 
MID SEASON
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$991
 
 
HIGH SEASON
Jul 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,084
 
 
LOW SEASON 1
Nov 1 2018 - Dec 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$801
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$786
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $326.84
CLEANNING $59.92

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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