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Deluxe Penthouse Suite at Maleth Inn Guesthouse

Ir-Rabat, Malta
Room in boutique hotel hosted by Caroline
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 private bath
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Experience an authentic Maltese townhouse newly transformed into a quaint, upmarket guesthouse. Located at second floor level, the spacious penthouse suite is all about luxury, with a designer bath and separate shower, a beautiful bedroom and a separate living area leading onto a large terrace enjoying fantastic views of Howard Gardens and Mdina. The room also boasts of a bar that can be stocked on order. Two large led tv's with thousands of channels and a sound system complement the suite.

The space
The light and airy penthouse suite welcomes you into a living area, a bar, a small kitchenette and breakfast table. The spacious suite sleeps two people in a double bed in the bedroom, and two more people on sofa bed in the separate living area. The bedroom leads onto an ensuite bathroom with a beautiful designer bath and a walk-in shower with a small balcony overlooking back gardens, and a separate wash hand basin area. All windows are fitted with black out blinds. The large sunny front terrace is equipped for outdoor dining and enjoys fantastic views of the surrounding area.

Other things to note
This room is at second floor level, accessed by a comfortable staircase. There is no lift in the building.
Experience an authentic Maltese townhouse newly transformed into a quaint, upmarket guesthouse. Located at second floor level, the spacious penthouse suite is all about luxury, with a designer bath and separate shower, a beautiful bedroom and a separate living area leading onto a large terrace enjoying fantastic views of Howard Gardens and Mdina. The room also boasts of a bar that can be stocked on order. Two large l… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

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Ir-Rabat, Malta

The house is located 5 minutes walk from Mdina gate, just across the street from Howard Gardens and 200 metres away from Roman Villa. One minute walk away is the Rabat Interchange where several buses depart for Valletta (45min journey) and all other significant destinations. Also a few minutes walk away from many fine restaurants and bars, shops, baker, pharmacy, bank, souvenir shops, fine clothing and jewellery. The alley on the first corner will take you into a labyrinth of alleys where you can get a glimpse of the locals’ daily life and activities in the heart of Rabat. The location is only 5km away from Dingli Ciffs and 10km away from the nicest beaches on the island Ghajn Tuffieha Bay, Golden Bay, Popeye's Village and Mellieha Bay (all are one bus ride away). Sitting on top of a hill overlooking a large portion of the island, Mdina is one of Europe’s finest examples of an ancient walled city and extraordinary in its mix of medieval and baroque architecture. Impressive palaces line its narrow, shady streets. Mdina has become a major tourist attraction. Rabat, the village that neighbours Mdina, on the other hand, is known for its quiet, more rural character and natural beauty. It is also well established on the tourist map due to its archaeological and historical sites, amongst which The Roman Villa (Domus Romana), catacombs, St. Paul's Grotto and the fine churches and monasteries. Rabat is also known for one of the few forested areas the country knows, at Buskett, the entrance to which can be found on the outskirts of the village. The house is fronted by Howard Gardens, a very well-maintained public landscaped garden, with the ditch below forming a natural border between Rabat and Mdina. It offers a good sight-seeing spot on one end, plenty of benches to sit and relax in the shade of the trees, as well as a kiosk serving drinks and light lunches or snacks. Places to visit in the area: Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum, Mdina Cathedral, Mdina Glass, St. Paul's Cathedral Museum, Fontanella tea gardens, Palazzo de Piro, Mdina Dungeons, The Knights of Malta, National Museum of Natural History, and a lot more! As for crazier nightlife, though the very young might tend to look for accommodation in St. Julians area which is the mecca of nightlife in Malta, it is worth mentioning that two of Malta’s largest and most popular nightclubs outside of Paceville/St. Julians area, are located on the outskirts of Rabat. Gianpula Complex and Numero Uno, both of which are open from Friday to Sunday with various events and international dj’s throughout summer, are located a short taxi ride away from our guesthouse.
The house is located 5 minutes walk from Mdina gate, just across the street from Howard Gardens and 200 metres away from Roman Villa. One minute walk away is the Rabat Interchange where several buses depart for…

Hosted by Caroline

Joined in March 2016
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Hospitality and catering are my passion and I have been in this business for over 10 years. I started hosting guests in my first rental accommodation in the heart of St. Julians, then in neighbouring Swieqi, and more recently, refurbished an old Maltese townhouse in Rabat, just outside Mdina, transforming it into a quaint little guest house, my favourite project to date. All three locations are highly rated by my guests as being conveniently just a short walk away from the main attractions of the locality. My main satisfaction is to have my guests say that they have had a great, stress-free holiday base at my accommodation. I love the simple life, wining and dining, and I also love travelling, especially to far-away exotic destinations.
Hospitality and catering are my passion and I have been in this business for over 10 years. I started hosting guests in my first rental accommodation in the heart of St. Julians, t…
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Check-in is normally from 1pm onwards. Kindly provide your estimated time of arrival when making your reservation. We are happy to accommodate an earlier check-in upon request whenever possible, depending on previous guests' departure time. You may drop your luggage at the guesthouse ahead of the check-in time, and also leave your luggage with us after check-out to make the most of your visit to Mdina & Rabat.

Self check-in via access codes is available at the accommodation - the codes are provided on the day of arrival. Please note there is no reception desk at the guesthouse, but I am always available on whatsapp or call to answer your questions or requests, suggest restaurants etc. and I am normally only 10 mins away if required. In addition we have a live-in housekeeper at the property.

We do suggest to book our airport transfers to ensure a hassle-free arrival. Full information about the guest house facilities, the area, shops nearby, bus routes, etc. are provided in each room, additionally guests may contact us at any time before or during their stay with any queries.
Check-in is normally from 1pm onwards. Kindly provide your estimated time of arrival when making your reservation. We are happy to accommodate an earlier check-in upon request when…
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Checkout: 11:00 AM
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