SU29 Boutique Hotel Valletta

SU29 is a small, boutique hotel in Valletta, Malta which we booked through Booking.com for a one-night stay. We were already staying in Gozo for 3 weeks, but as the opera performances had been cancelled, we were able to get free seats for the 3 Tenors concert in Valletta on 9th October so needed to […]…

Seashells Resort at Suncrest

An excellent 4* hotel complex in a popular area of St Paul’s Bay, it has stunning views across the bay from your balcony on the front of the hotel, and provides a range of services for guests including indoor pool and outdoor pool areas across the road. Staff are very helpful, and there is a […]…

Plaza Hotel, Sliema Malta

Plaza Hotel, Malta – between Sliema and San Julian, not the best position as it is the dark side of Bullita Bay and part-way to anywhere so bus already full sometimes. But there are lots of buses to choose from, to Valetta, to the ferry in the north, to Rabat and Mdina. The bus is […]…

Primera Hotel Malta

Right in the centre of Bugibba, we had a chance to stay a couple of nights at the recently-refurbished Primera Hotel. It is close to all the bars, restaurants and shops in this busy tourist area of St Paul’s Bay and a short walking distance to the bus station, so a great location. The lobby […]…

Radisson Blu Resort, Malta St. Julian’s

We spent a fantastic week at this hotel use a timeshare exchange. The timeshare apartments are all on the top floor and we were in number 735 located on the outside of the building with a sea view facing west. The weather was very hot and humid and we were glad not to have the […]…

Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Malta Golden Sands

A delightful resort overlooking the spectacular Golden Bay in northern Malta. The accommodation consists of luxury apartments and hotel rooms, all well-equipped and with superb views of the bay or the National Park at the rear. There are two outdoor pools, a children’s pool, and an indoor pool in the spa area. The gardens are […]…

Time travel in Malta

I was 9 years old in 1970 when my dad, on his commute home from London, saw a small ad in the Evening Standard to buy an off plan, 2 bedroom holiday flat in Malta for an unmissable bargain price….

Visiting Malta in the spring

Malta is one of those places that people seem to go back to time and time again, or visit once and vow never to return!…

Corinthia Hotel St. George’s Bay, Malta

Nestled in St. George’s Bay with its pristine beach whose waters have been awarded ‘Blue Flag’ status since 2009, the five-star Corinthia Hotel offer visitors the ideal base from which to enjoy the island’s many attractions….