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Blue Harbour 3 Bedroom Apartment on St Paul's Bay Promenade

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,237 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

This lovely three bedroom apartment is located on the seafront in St. Paul’s Bay

This lovely 3 bedroom apartment is located on the seafront in St. Paul’s Bay. The view from the terrace is enchanting!

This brand new, modern, 4th floor apartment is fully equipped and furnished and also air-condition in the bedrooms. It has three bedrooms, 2 showers, a spacious kitchen/living/dining room leading to a terrace overlooking the sea.

At the main entrance of the apartment block there are 2 small steps leading up to the elevator inside which will take you to all floors.

Close by there are two reserved swimming zones, plus bus access to all the major sandy beaches in Malta, such as, Mellieha Bay, Armier Bay, Paradise Bay, Golden Sands, Gnejna Bay and Ghajn Tuffieha.

Step a few meters outside the apartment and you will come across the beautiful countryside – great for walks and picnics! Additionally, the peaceful promenade of St Paul’s Bay runs right outside the apartment so you can take a nice relaxing walk and perhaps stop for a tasty ice-cream on the waterfront.

The nearby jetty allows you to take ferries or day cruises to the other smaller islands of the Maltese archipelago, but, the main ferry which carries you across to the sister islands of Comino and Gozo is located in ‘Cirkewwa’ not far from the apartment.

If you like to take the cheap bus as a way of travelling around the island then there is a bus stop less than a minute away from your front door. However, if you would prefer hiring a car then free-on-street parking is available.

Apartment Specifications:

90sq m internal area, seafront terrace 7.5sq m with BBQ set, 4th floor with lift, 3 bedrooms (5 single beds and 1 double bed), 2 shower rooms, sofa beds in the living area.

2 low steps at entrance leading towards elevator

Facilities:

Fast, unlimited Wi-Fi internet, Digital TV (some English and Italian channels available)

Well equipped kitchen including electric oven, microwave, toaster, percolator, 4 gas hobs, fridge freezer, etc.

Iron and ironing board and washing machine. Hair dryer available on request.

Cots, highchairs are available on request.

Fans are provided in each room.

A big gas heater is also provided in winter.

Towels and bed sheets are provided.

Water, gas and electricity consumption is not included in the price. Normal consumption varies from euro 1 to euro 2 per day per person. WiFi internet and satellite TV are included and free of charge.

More Details

Property Manager
Neville Galea
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Maltese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 May, 2017

About Neville Galea

We are a family business that offers comfortable and luxurious holiday accommodation in Malta since 1981. The business is now run by the second generation and are full time on these properties and thus can offer the best service and 24/7 support.

Our apartments are conceived for holiday accommodation and not adapted apartments for this purpose. Thus all apartments are:

In the best touristic areas of Malta.

Have great sea views, country views or just off the seafront.

Are close to the bus stop, and the bus stop is on the main bus routes with many busses passing frequently. Thus reaching all the corners of Malta will be easy.

Close to the best beaches and touristic attractions & Maltese countryside. This makes it ideal for winter holidays, where you can enjoy long walks in the countryside to discover old footpaths, roman roads, romantic traditional farmhouses, chapels and towers, curt ruts and secluded beaches.

Close to shops, village centre and all amenities.

Close to bars, and restaurants. Some are also walking distance to casinos and nightclubs.

Close to and easily reachable to and from the ferries and the airport. Also all apartments are close to ferries and one day cruise departure points to discover Gozo and Comino (Blue Lagoon).

We are fully dedicated to our properties and guests. We are always a phone call away and try to be as helpful as possible. We offer and can give information before clients come to Malta (or on arrival), both about our properties and about Malta in general. We offer to book airport transfers by taxi or minibus at the best prices by trustworthy drivers.

We offer to help book car hire at the lowest prices. Also we can arrange for motorbike, mountain bike, and boat hire. We also can arrange fishing trips with full time and part time fishermen.

On arrival we meet you personally at the property and see that all is up to your satisfaction. We also offer to give you tips for your holiday according to the season and your likes and preferences

Neville Galea purchased this apartment in 2016

Why Neville Galea chose St Paul's Bay

A brand new apartment in the best location of St Paul's Bay, very quiet position and central at the same time.

What makes this apartment unique

During your stay we offer 24/7 support, a fast maintenance and replacement service should anything go wrong in the property.

All our properties are by far the best kept as we do an ongoing maintenance. Also the properties are licensed and insured for your piece of mind.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We have just returned from a week at Neville's place in Malta, it was a wonderful experience. Communication with Neville was easy throughout and he was very helpful with any queries we had. We were met by one of his representatives who was also very helpful. Neville upgraded us to a bigger apartment which better suited our needs and we were all very happy with that. The apartment was spacious and contained everything you could possible need for a holiday. We spent most of our time sitting on the balcony making the most of the spectacular view! We would heartily reccomend both Malta and Neville's apartment Thank you Neville
Apr 2017
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Ix-Xemxija in Saint Paul's Bay

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1237 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

4.6/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Blue Harbour 3 Bedroom Apartment on St Paul's Bay Promenade
average rating of 4.6 based on 9 reviews
4

Great views!

  • 4 of 5

Communication with the owners was excellent before our visit, albeit we never actually got to meet them. Their rep put on a very brave face when we arrived – at least 2 hours later than planned ! (Our satnav didn’t work with the English names, so if you want to go to St Paul’s Bay, spell it Pawl !). She was very nice given that we arrived @ 0200 hrs, and the fact that she had bought us some basic foodstuffs was greatly appreciated.

The flat itself was very clean but a little on the basic side. The 3 bedrooms were spacious and well appointed. On the other hand, we did find the lounge a bit cramped, indeed on arrival we thought this was the owner’s office ! That said, the flat had a very nice balcony overlooking the bay so no complaints there. The lounge was equipped with a 3 man sofa, table and chairs and a flat screen TV. It also had 2 butane gas heaters, which were a godsend as the March weather had taken a turn for the worse. The kitchen area was clean and tidy and well equipped with the usual appliances.

I think we were a little unfortunate in our timing as one of the adjacent flats was being renovated, so lots of early morning hammering and dust during the day. Future visitors won’t have to put up with that, but don’t expect a Sunday lie-in as the dual carriageway to the rear of the bedrooms becomes a motor cycle race track during weekends as this road is the route to the Gozo ferry and is heavily utilized from early morning and evening at weekends.

Parking one’s car outside the flat is very easy and we never struggled to find a slot – unlike the rest of the island which is awash with cars and impatient drivers. There is a small lift to all flats so access to and from was very easy and friendly to those with minor disabilities. I would think a wheelchair would fit in the lift, but you should check with the owners on this one !

Overall, would I stay there again? Most certainly. I think to sum up I would say that it was a basic holiday flat but with a lot going for it. The owners are good communicators, it has everything you need, it’s easy to access and has great views of St Paul’s bay. Definitely recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for finding time for to review our property and a big thank you for being our guests! We are not a private individual that rents his extra home. We are in the holiday apartment business since 1981 and trade under the name of GetawaysMalta and have many properties. We do our best to ensure the best level of service by being available 24 hrs on phone and during all day by Whats App, Facebook messenger,Email and Skype. We not only reply to emergency situations but you will always find us there for tips on where to go nd what to do in Malta. We offer to supply you with tickets for day cruises (with free transfers), Hop on Hop off bus tickets, car hire, bike hire etc, at no extra costs. As it is impossible to meet all guests personally we have dedicated representatives that meet guests any time they may arrive (although we insist you give us the flight details of your arrival as early as possible so we can ensure we dedicate you all the necessary time on your arrival). We have our own maintenance staff, stores full of spares, and our own cleaning staff to ensure the highest services levels. We keep the apartments basic but well equipped. This makes it easy to keep super clean and suitable for all kinds of guests. Blue Harbour was a 1920`s summer residence . Now we converted it into holiday apartments while keeping the original Art Nuveau facade. Being a holiday apartment on St Paul`s Bay seafront we felt it is more important to have a big seafront terrace than a big internal lounge area. The lounge area still measure 5.5m (17ft) x 2.4m (8ft) with a big bay window leading to the seafront terrace and enjoying the bay views. Unfortunately had to do some maintenance before the arrival of new guests in the apartment above yours during your stay. We did our best not to make noise and cleaned every day our dusty footsteps to reduce the inconvenience as much as possible. As you noted the lift and structure is not wheelchair friendly, but suitable for the ealderly or with minor mobility impairments. Parking is easy in winter and cooperatively easy in Summer. The apartment has all modern day facilities like air-conditioning in the bedrooms, 32 inch IPTV (internet tv with hundreds of channels in many languages), WiFi in all the apartment, fans, gas heaters (cheap to run), washing machine, clothes drying area, Gas BBQ in seafront terrace etc. We hope to have you our guests again soon!
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Leawood
5

Efficient Apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean, located across street from harbor. Bus stops nearby with very short walk. Neville and Ruth went out of their way to complete any need we had. We would stay there again and recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Margaret and Patrick, It was a pleasure to host you! Indeed as you well say the apartment has wonderful views and yes, guests can reach out to us for assistance at any point during their stay. Thank you and we hope you will be our guests again! Ruth + Neville
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4

Perfect place for a group of people

  • 4 of 5

We rented the apartment for one week when we were in Malta to work.

It was clean and nice and view from the balcony was perfect with the Mediterranean just below us. A perfect place to have breakfast, lunch and even sit and work at. We had good service and everything was working perfect. There were a couple of nice restaurants just 5 minutes from the apartment and only 20 minutes to walk or 5-10 minutes by bus to the center of Bugibba. The traffic could be a little load in daytime but it was very quite at nighttime. It was priceworthy and I would recommend it to any of my friends.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou for your nice comments! Indeed the apartment is brand new and located excellently right infront of the sea. The view is amazing! In the area you will find all you need, like minimarket, restaurants, shops, bus stops etc etc. It was a pleasure to host you and we hope you will be our guests again! ruth and neville
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5

Great location, great appartment!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean, comfortable, with a nice terrace and a great view on St Paul' Bay. It is only few minutes drive to good restaurants, nice beaches and departure to Gozo Island. We had a nice stay in Malta.

Mr Galea, the owner, is professional, reactive, friendly and helpful. I wouldn't hesitate to stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice comments! We are happy that you had a nice stay in Malta in our brand new apartment. Indeed apartment has wonderful sea views and is close to all amenties. We look forward to your next visit ;) ruth and neville
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5

Excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

An absolutely wonderful apartment ! Before our arrival in Malta, the owners were very helpful and ready to respond to our countless questions.. and their hospitality did not cease to amaze us during our stay there. The rep which welcomed us at the apartment was very nice, eventhough we arrived late at night. The apartment is fully equipped, in a great location close to all amneties, and very clean! Accessibility is not a problem as the apartment has a lift. The wonderful seaviews that can be seen from the apartment are breathtaking..Will definitely be back !

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice comments! It was a pleasure to host you! We are very happy that you had a nice stay and we look forward to your next stay with us!! Ruth and Neville
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Location

Blue Grotto
Mosta Dome
Hagar Qim Neolithic Temple
Paradise Bay
Golden Bay
Blue Lagoon
Azure Window -- CLOSED
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
Ġgantija
Popeye's Village
Mdina
Ħad-Dingli
Marsaxlokk
Valletta
Nearest Airport
19 Kilometres
Malta International Airport
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Gozo Ferry
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Golden Bay
Car: not necessary

In the area:

2 Small swimming zones at 200m/800m (pebbly/rocky/concrete/sandy seabed)

Major Sandy beaches - 3km to 7km (5min to 25 min by bus)

Bus stops for main bus routes – 50m

Minimarket at 900m

Vegetable and fruit seller at 550m

Bank at 1.2km (20 min)

Pharmacy at 1.2km (20 min)

Butcher (800m)

Swimming pool (800m) available at a fee in hotels nearby

Restaurants/Bars/Pizzerias/Trattorias/ice-cream shops/take away (as close as 400m- as far as 2km)

One day cruise departure points (boat/jetty at 2km, free mini bus pick up point at 50m)

Paceville (discos area - 9km (20 min by bus-car)

Promenade in front of building

Country walks at 300m

Parking - easy

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Ix-Xemxija, Island of Malta

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
May
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£303
for 3 nights
From
£101
From
£120
Fri,Sat,Sun
£505
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
June
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£379
for 3 nights
From
£126
From
£151
Fri,Sat,Sun
£632
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
July.1
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£505
for 3 nights
From
£168
From
£201
Fri,Sat,Sun
£842
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
July.2
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£657
for 3 nights
From
£219
From
£261
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,095
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
August.2
26 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£430
for 3 nights
From
£143
From
£170
Fri,Sat,Sun
£716
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
September
3 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£379
for 3 nights
From
£126
From
£151
Fri,Sat,Sun
£632
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£328
for 3 nights
From
£109
From
£131
Fri,Sat,Sun
£547
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£303
for 3 nights
From
£101
From
£120
Fri,Sat,Sun
£505
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax £0.42 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Monthly prices are applicable from November to March, for minimum stay of 3 months. Water and electricity and gas consumption will not be included in the price.

The prices quoted do not include the consumption for water, gas and electricity. The guests will pay for what they consume. The bill would be about euro 1 - 2 per person per night.

On arrival we require a deposit against damages and water and electricity bills of Euro 150. The rest is refunded to the guests before they leave the apartment. For big young groups the refundable deposit is of Euro 50 per person

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