Pros: lovely large apartment with stunning views & excellent position
Cons: stained couch, inferior bed linen. Bed linen & towels not changed once & we were there for 12 nights - would have at least expected a change on the 7th day.
We stayed as a group of 6 friends for the Malta 1/2 marathon, and the location was perfect.
The booking process was easy and the owners arranged a transfer service from/to the airport which was very efficient.
The apartment is extremely spacious and we found it to have plenty of room for us all.
The view from the ensuite bedroom window over Sliema to Valetta is stunning, and we saw some beautiful sunsets. The view from the double bedroom is a little restricted by pillars. As it is on 19th floor it can get windy and the wind rattles round the bedroom patio doors, so ear plugs may be useful if visiting in winter.
The kitchen is extremely well equipped, and we stayed in a couple of nights to eat. Need to bring little extras like washing up liquid and washing powder if intending to utilise the facilities.
The bathroom has a shower over the bath, but no screens or shower curtain. This caused a bit of an issue whist having a shower.
We were a little concerned regarding the additional payments for electric if we went over the allowed quota, but there was no need to be as we did not get close to our allotted 25kw per day.
The apartment is in a great location - close to the The Point shopping centre which has a supermarket along with several upmarket shops.
Also within a few minutes walk you will find the ferry to Valetta ( 2.80 euros per person return) and plenty of bus stops to catch buses around the island. There are also many places to eat and drink on the sea-front.
We recommend you try the little bar over the road - "Changes". The landlord is a very genial host.
In summary - a well equipped luxury apartment, in a perfect location. Highly recommended.
We spent a weekend with my company and enjoyed the stay! Apartment is great with stunning views over Valletta and the sea. We booked pick up from/to airport and it was money well spent! Real Luxury!
Very spacious 3 bedroom luxury apartment with superb views. The apartment is on the 19th floor of Fort Cambridge East with only the top penthouse above. Our family found the apartment and amenities excellent. There is one large balcony overlooking the pool and sea with smaller balconies looking over Silema harbor & Valletta in two of the bedrooms. Cooking and dining facilities were more than adequate although we ate out in a number of the nearby restaurants most evenings.We did find the air conditioning in the bedrooms at night useful during our stay as August temps were 36-38C in the day with the nights also quite warm.
There is a pool for use of apartment guests which did get busy some days but there was always beds available even at these times. There is also a fully equipped Gym near the pool (extra charge 10 euros/day if you feel the need).
For shopping you are next to the upmarket Point Shopping Center. As well as designer shops this also has a very reasonable and well stocked supermarket, bookseller/newsagent and cafes/restaurants.
To access the capital Valletta there is a regular ferry service from the Silema waterfront which only costs a few euros. Bus services also run from the Harbour to most areas of Malta and these are economical using multi trip travel cards (available from local shops/booksellers).
Transfers from the airport were arranged through Paula and these were very punctual and problem free. On return we rearranged the airport pickup for an earlier time (0345am ouch!) due to worries over delays but this accommodated by Paula and Ronald (many thanks).
Really spacious contemporary apartment with stunning views of Valletta. Tasteful good quality furnishings. Very helpful owner who responded very well to my changing transfer arrangements.