The Finest Luxury Hotel in Valletta, Malta
Our prestigious and historic 5 star hotel is a wonderful place for families, couples or business travellers visiting Malta for the first time. The hotel itself commands glorious views of the Grand Harbour, and the city – listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site – still holds on to its 16th-century beauty. Our vast seven-and-a-half-acres of landscaped gardens spread to the historic entrance of the capital which is marked by ancient fortified walls, making it one of country’s most iconic destinations.
As well as being an architectural gem with a stunning outdoor space, our hotel also offers 5 star amenities to make your stay as comfortable and luxurious as possible. With 136 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, three restaurants with al fresco dining and a choice of two bars on site, we pride ourselves on delivering a flawless guest experience. You’ll find all of this and much more within the grand surroundings of the most renowned 5 star hotel in Malta.
Plus, with the hotel’s awe-inspiring setting, The Phoenicia has become one of the most sought after and upscale of all of Malta’s wedding venues. We can cater for weddings of all sizes and take incredible joy in helping make your special day truly unforgettable.
We can also help with corporate bookings and have six meeting rooms available for business events.
5 Star Hotel, 5 Star Setting
Not only are we close to the majestic ancient walls, but there are countless other monuments nearby that tell the story of Malta’s vibrant past, including the fascinating legacy of the Knights of Saint John.
Here are some points of interest for guests staying at our hotel:
Valletta City Gate and the Parliament House, both designed by Renzo Piano (270 metres)
St. John’s Co-Cathedral (600 metres)
Manoel Theatre (850 metres)
Mdina, also known as ‘Citta’ Notabile’ (11.9 kilometres)
The Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum (5.1 kilometres)
Ħaġar Qim Temples (12.8 kilometres)
Royal Malta Golf Club (4.9 kilometres)
The Hotel Phoenicia Malta is also just a few minutes’ walk from the Valletta Waterfront, a scenic promenade lined with restaurants and bars. Alternatively, you’re just a three-minute drive from the Grand Harbour, where you will enjoy views of Fort St. Angelo, Fort Ricasoli and the historic Three Cities known as Bormla (Cospicua), Birgu (Vittoriosa) and Senglea (Isla).
City Icon in a Prime Location
Our hotel is an iconic presence in the city of Valletta, and getting to our beautiful hotel is easy, with transfer times from the airport averaging at just 15 minutes. The Phoenicia Malta is also the closest 5 star hotel to Valletta centre and the waterfront area, making it a convenient choice for both business and leisure guests looking for things to do.
Superior Rooms with Skyline Views
We welcome guests from every corner of the world into our opulent residence. Each room is finished with fresh Mediterranean décor to awaken the senses and inspire total relaxation. Recently renovated, the rooms feature tiled Maltese floors, contemporary furniture and sumptuous linens that will help you get the best night’s sleep.
All rooms offer views of the two harbours, Valletta or Floriana. Luxury comes as standard, so you can enjoy complimentary WiFi in a fully air-conditioned suite where guest comfort always comes first.
In addition to rooms with balconies and room service, you will also be able to enjoy al fresco dining at all three of the on-site restaurants or enjoy walking around the spectacular seven-and-a-half-acre gardens during the day.
Experience the beauty of the City and Beach
There are so many reasons to stay at The Phoenicia, but our unique location is certainly one of the biggest draws. Not only is our building the oldest 5 star hotel in Valletta in the heart of a UNESCO World Heritage city, it’s also the perfect base for tourists wanting the best of both a scenic beach destination and the excitement of a city. Here, you can experience a whole host of activities such as sailing, diving, nature trails, sightseeing, shopping, culture and much more.
There really is so much to do for guests who want to make the most of our island’s 300 days of sunshine. This is just a single factor that makes our hotel one of the best luxury hotels in Malta; ideal for those in search of a cultural destination, a winter sun destination or a beach destination for their next holiday.
Our rich history, grand architecture and lush green gardens also make us one of the finest wedding venues in Malta, surrounded by the ancient battlement walls and offering a stylish poolside location for summer escapism. If you desire beauty and extravagance for your big day, we welcome you and your wedding attendees to The Phoenicia Malta for an experience to remember.
Whether you’re here for the city or a beach, there’s no better place to stay whilst you’re in Valletta. So, why wait? Book your stay at our fabulous oasis in the capital today.