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Peaceful safe haven

The portomasa marina is just a 10 to 15 minute walk from St George's or spinola Bay. Essentially a... read more

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Anna M
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London, United Kingdom
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The marina has a good selection of restaurants to choose from, bit more expensive than standard... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jan63_10
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 30, 2012

It's rarely outside Hilton hotel, so if u staying there all you have to do just take a elevator down or walk through pool area. It is great if you like ships I have some nice photos after I have seen beautiful boats there. It's...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

As you arrive, it does look very inviting, as you look through the arch and on to the yachts, but then you realise there's not much to it. Just a few restaurants serving similar food, nice looking luxury yachts and being surrounded by tall, daunting...More

2  Thank LoveTravel_257
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All reviews hilton hotel expensive yachts nice boats luxury yachts up market wander around other half boats moored lovely area nice location nice walk worth a visit st julians restaurants portomaso upmarket cruisers
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The portomasa marina is just a 10 to 15 minute walk from St George's or spinola Bay. Essentially a yacht Marina residential area there is also a Hilton Hotel in the several upmarket restaurants to choose from it's a pleasant around the marina, and makes...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The marina has a good selection of restaurants to choose from, bit more expensive than standard restaurants but well worth it, lovely views over the marina, well worth a wander around the marina checking out the cruisers and yachts.

Thank Jan63_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

A luxury yacht marina along side the Hilton Hotel also offers a number of restaurants and eateries to choose from. Very safe and posh place to hang out in the evening or just to take a stroll. Very photogenic during the day as well.

Thank jamusaba
Reviewed 1 week ago

Essentially for yachts but a very good selection of restaurants offering a range of food. Nice relaxing place to hang out.

Thank chris j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are staying in St Julian's Bay Area it is probably worth visiting this marina. It is an upmarket Marina with big boats and expensive apartments overlooking them. These places are aways good for a walk around and this one has some very nice...More

Thank 87wendywoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building in the picture above of the tower that overlooks Portomaso Marina is a real eye sore. However, once you get past that and enter the marina area, it is a small bay surrounded by luxury apartments with lots of boats in the marina....More

Thank AvidTraveler12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a find! Have a walk around and watch the fish from the small bridge. Lots of boats and yachts to look at. It is a very well kept place with some stunning restaurants.

Thank Footprints823199
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

A peaceful oasis in a busy city. Fantastic restaurants and views.food to die for. Pleasant staff and reasonable prices.

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed September 21, 2018

As a space this was definitely breathtaking seeing all the yachts and boats on show, if into this definitely worth a walk round & with plenty seating too can relax and enjoy everything the Marina has on offer.

Thank Graham L
Reviewed August 17, 2018

A very poshy Marina, offering some great restaurants for fine dinners; Portomaso is near the sea, offers great parking opportunities and also have a club called level 22 which is worth a visit as the highest point in Malta so far. A great visit if...More

Thank Bernard M
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Brenda D
February 24, 2018|
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Response from lscotting | Reviewed this property |
Your hotel is next door to the Marina which is next door to Hilton Hotel on the other side of Marina. Should take 5 - 10 minutes depending on your age and fitness. Your route will take you past my favourite... More
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Debbie Z
June 9, 2016|
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Response from MikeLMalta | Reviewed this property |
It's a matter of personal preference. Portomaso is closer to the buzz of St Julian's and Paceville (nightlife, restaurants and what watersports there are). Sliema is more of a business centre as well as residential. It has... More
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Alan H
September 22, 2015|
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Response from Tony P | Reviewed this property |
It is located at he mouth of the marina, just below the swimming pools of the Hilton. It is expensive and I think that you can taylor your journeys at a price. I don't think that you can land at Valletta. A day bus ticket... More
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