This Hotel is located in Gzira, Malta which is minutes away from Sliema and close to many touristic attractions and boasts various facilities within the Hotel, with 137 hotel rooms, which come with a private bathroom, a TV and air conditioning and Wi-Fi with an extra charge.
There is a 24-hour internet café, and a rooftop swimming pool overlooking the harbour of Sliema. Accommodation includes a balcony, and for a supplement you can upgrade to a room which features sea views or side sea views.
There are a range of dining options including an Asian restaurant complete with Indian and Chinese cuisine, A Subway Outlet which is located next door to the hotel and a continental buffet.
The spa and fitness centre offers massage and beauty treatments, and a thermal pool.
You can also relax with pool table and children’s play area. Just a 15-minute walk from Sliema town centre, and a few steps away from boat trips around the island and to the capital city Valletta.
Public transport to Valletta, St Julian’s, and across the island stop right outside the property, so you have easy access to everything this beautiful island has to offer.
New Years Eve in Malta will go with a big bang, mainly at the fantastic firework display at the Grand Harbour, so you should plan to be near or on the Valletta promenade when the clock strikes midnight.
Valletta waterfront will be bustling with revellers ready to party into the night, with restaurants, bars and clubs all ready to provide you with New Years Eve celebrations (check in advance with the venue regarding reservations).
You can also venture to St George’s Square as another great location to bring in the New Year. There will be live music, entertainment and a great party atmosphere, topped off with fireworks after the countdown to see you into a happy new year! The St George’s Square party generally has some top entertainers performing – we’ll provide the details here as soon as we have them.
But it’s not just New Years Eve when you’ll be enjoying Malta, during your stay you have to make a visit to Popeye Village. Start your day with a bang and meet Popeye, Olive Oyl, Captain Bluto and their friends and enjoy their numerous animation shows carried out continuously all along the village.
Roam around the whole village and appreciate the 33 year old structure still in its original glory. Visit Popeye’s house and take pictures in the sailor’s nook. Make your way to the school, the firehouse, the dentist shop and the baker – all of which depicted clearly in the 1980s musical movie – Popeye.
Entry Fee is just: Adults : € 10.50 Children (3-12yrs) / Pensioners : €8.50, and Includes:
- Entrance to Popeye’s Film Set
- A variety of Animation Shows
- Access to Popeye’s Comic Museum
- 15 minutes Boat trip around Anchor Bay (Weather permitting)
- Entrance to the Cinema (for a 15 minute Documentary of the Film Set)
- Silver Smith Demonstrations
- Entrances to Santa’s Toy Town
- Use of Nine-Hole Mini-Golf course
- Free Popeye Punch and Free Postcard
Another fantastic day out is the Playmobil Fun Park, encompassing an indoor as well as an outdoor play area, in a safe, friendly and stimulating environment for your children to enjoy.
Different themed oriented zones where toddlers can come into contact with all the classic PLAYMOBIL toys in the many different areas such as City Life, Rescue, Aquarium, Pirates, Police, Knights, and Fairy Tale are available to play with on-site and buy here at the FunPark shop.
They are closed on January 1st 2018, but otherwise open daily 10-6pm, and late opening until 10pm Friday & Saturday, prices just €2.40 for 1yr+ and €1.20 for 12yrs+.
On top of all that, there’s the stunning architecture, boat trips, old town cobbled streets, and just beautiful Malta waiting to be enjoyed. To stay 7 nights Room Only, arriving December 29th x 7 nights, as usual airport transfers are included but FLIGHTS ARE NOT and at the time of going to press were just €202 from Dublin.
(You can upgrade to Side Sea View for an additional €60, or Sea View for an additional €120, please enquire for availability)
Prices per family as follows:
1 adult & 1 child – €545
1 adult & 2 children – €695
1 adult & 3 children – €795
Guests will be charged ECO TAX – 50c per adult, per night (18years & over) is to be paid by guests on check in. Maximum of € 5.00 per adult