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Experience the Melior

Nestled in the heart of the Mediterranean, Malta is a captivating archipelago known for its rich history, stunning landscapes, and vibrant culture. Valletta, the capital city, boasts UNESCO World Heritage status and enchants visitors with its Baroque architecture and cobblestone streets. Explore the ancient temples of Ħagar Qim, marvel at the mesmerizing Blue Grotto’s azure waters, or unwind in the crystal-clear beauty of the Blue Lagoon. Discover the magic of Malta while staying at our hotel in Valletta, your gateway to these incredible attractions.

THE SURROUNDINGS

Rich History

Nestled in the heart of Valletta, you are immersed in the captivating tapestry of a city that boasts a rich history dating back to the 16th century. From its strategic role in the Knights of St. John era to its architectural marvels and vibrant cultural heritage, Valletta unfolds a narrative of time-honored tales that you can explore right outside our doors.

IN-ROOM MASSAGE

Make time for yourself

Indulge in the ultimate relaxation experience with our in-room massage service, bringing the tranquility of a spa directly to the comfort of your own bedroom. Let skilled therapists from Pearl Spas create a personalized oasis, allowing you to unwind and rejuvenate without stepping outside your sanctuary.

THE SEA CLUB

Manta Lido Access

Idylic views of the City and the Med, an infinity pool, restaurant, cocktail bar, Bali beds, music and more.

A Day in Valletta

Your Perfect Itinerary

  • A delicious Breakfast in bed

    It’s ok to be lazy sometimes. We give you some good reasons why you need a lazy morning during your stay when you wake up for a delicious menu made of bread toasts or pancakes, straight to your room.

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    Visit the co-Cathedral’s Museum

    Immerse yourself in Malta's history at St. John's Co-Cathedral, a Baroque masterpiece adorned with Caravaggio's renowned works. Its opulent interiors and cultural significance make it an essential stop for guests in Valletta seeking a captivating journey through the island's heritage.

  • Stop for coffee at Cafe Cordina

    Savor a taste of tradition at Cafe Cordina, where Valletta's historic charm meets aromatic blends. Indulge in a coffee amid its elegant setting, steeped in over a century of Maltese cafe culture for an authentic local experience.

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    Strall though the Upper Barakka Gardens

    Experience breathtaking panoramic views of the Grand Harbour and the Three Cities from the Upper Barakka Gardens, offering an unmatched vista in Valletta. This serene oasis provides a tranquil escape amidst lush greenery, perfect for relaxation and capturing unforgettable moments in Malta's capital.

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    Indulge in our in-room spa service

    Indulge in a personalized in-room massage, easing away the day's adventures with bespoke relaxation at your fingertips. Let our expert therapists bring tranquillity to your doorstep, ensuring a rejuvenating experience without leaving the comfort of your boutique Valletta haven.

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    Taste Asian cuisine at AKI Restaurant

    Savor the fusion of Japanese cuisine and modern flair at Aki, a chic restaurant offering a complimentary cocktail to Melior guests to elevate your dining experience in Valletta. Delight in the artful blend of flavours, designed to captivate both traditional and contemporary tastes.

Our island of Malta

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Upper Barrakka Gardens

Enjoy panoramic views of the Grand Harbour and the Three Cities from the tranquil Upper Barrakka Gardens. This lush green oasis provides a peaceful escape from the bustling streets of Valletta and is the perfect spot for a leisurely stroll or a romantic evening with stunning sunset vistas.

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St. John's Co-Cathedral

Immerse yourself in the opulent beauty of St. John’s Co-Cathedral, a Baroque masterpiece adorned with intricate carvings and gilded details. This historic religious site houses priceless artworks, including Caravaggio’s “The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist,” making it a must-visit for art and history enthusiasts.

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Fort St. Elmo

Step back in time at Fort St. Elmo, a fortress with a rich military history. Explore its well-preserved ramparts and museums, such as the National War Museum, which showcases Malta’s wartime heritage. The fort’s strategic location at the tip of Valletta offers breathtaking views of the harbor.

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Art in Valletta

Valletta boasts a vibrant art scene, and you can explore it by visiting various art museums. From contemporary art at the Malta Contemporary Art Foundation to Maltese art history at the National Museum of Fine Arts, these institutions offer a diverse range of artistic experiences.

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Places Accessible by Ferry from Valletta

Valletta’s strategic location on the harbor makes it an ideal starting point for exploring nearby islands and attractions. Hop on a ferry to visit destinations like the historic Three Cities (Vittoriosa, Senglea, and Cospicua), the picturesque island of Comino with its Blue Lagoon, or even take a day trip to Gozo for a taste of island life.

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Golden Bay

Relax on the golden sands of Golden Bay, one of Malta’s most picturesque beaches. This idyllic spot offers crystal-clear waters and is perfect for sunbathing, swimming, and water sports. Surrounded by rugged cliffs, it’s a favourite among beachgoers seeking a tranquil escape.

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Blue Grotto

Explore the mesmerizing Blue Grotto, a network of sea caves renowned for their vibrant blue waters and intricate rock formations. Take a boat tour through these caves to witness the dazzling play of light and shadow, creating a surreal underwater world.

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Ħaġar Qim

Journey back in time at the ancient temples of Ħaġar Qim, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. These megalithic structures date back over 5,000 years and offer a glimpse into Malta’s prehistoric past, showcasing remarkable craftsmanship and spirituality.

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Local Food

Savor the flavours of Malta by indulging in local cuisine. Try dishes like rabbit stew, pastizzi (savoury pastries), and ftira (traditional bread). Don’t forget to sample Maltese wine and enjoy fresh seafood in charming coastal restaurants.

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Diving

Malta is a diver’s paradise, with its clear Mediterranean waters teeming with marine life and underwater caves. Explore colourful reefs, shipwrecks, and the world-famous Blue Hole in Gozo. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced diver, Malta offers unforgettable underwater experiences.

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Comino and Gozo

Take a ferry to the nearby islands of Comino and Gozo. Comino is known for its stunning Blue Lagoon, a sheltered bay with crystal-clear waters, perfect for swimming and snorkelling. Gozo, on the other hand, offers a slower pace of life, rural landscapes, and historical sites such as the Citadel.

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EXPERIENCES

SUNSET LIDO EXPERIENCE

Manta Lido

Indulge in a journey of luxury and leisure at Manta, the epitome of refined elegance. Nestled in the heart of Sliema, this prestigious lido and restaurant offer a fusion of impeccable service, captivating ambiance, and breathtaking harbour views.

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CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE

AKI Restaurant

Aki is a contemporary Japanese restaurant and lounge bar in Malta’s capital city. Taste AKI's signature Japanese inspired dishes prepared with care and with flavours to satisfy modern palates and contemporary styles.

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SOUTH AMERICAN CUISINE

LOA Restaurant

Located near the historic Wignacourt Tower in St. Paul’s Bay, LOA stands as a pioneering modern restaurant in this rejuvenating tourist hotspot. Drawing inspiration from South American elements like the Río LOA and revered LOAs goddesses, its identity celebrates sacred rhythms, songs, and dance, offering a unique culinary experience intertwined with cultural homage.

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