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Ultra modern and very luxurious maisonette close to beaches and restaurants.

Bedrooms 2
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Maisonette that has been furnished with great taste and flair.

This very large and spacious modern, ultra chic maisonette has been furnished with the greatest care and upmarket soft furnishings. All the rooms are finished to very high standards.It is located in a prime position and close to restaurants, shops and gorgeous beaches. There is a pool/bar/restaurant opposite the apartment block and they offer two swimming pools and a great food. Open all summer.

It has two very large double bedrooms, main on-suite and both bedrooms has direct access to the large courtyard. There is a very comfortable double sleeper coach in the lounge. The apartment features a large sitting room, with Plasma screen TV and Android box, open plan modern kitchen with dishwasher, separate ultra modern dining room, very large BBQ outside terrace furnished with 6 seater table and chairs, very modern corner lounge suite and sun recliners, two bathrooms and separate entrance from the building.

The maisonette will be all yours for the duration of your stay.


We will meet you on your arrival and we'll be happy to give you tips for making your holiday an unforgettable experience. We can also organise airport transfers.

The apartment is situated close to all the main sandy beaches in Malta.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
1 November, 2017

About The Owner

I have been living in Malta for the past 3 years. Originally from South Africa, moved to the UK in 2002 and came to find the sun in Malta in 2012! I started in 2013 with a Bed and Breakfast in my beautiful old farmhouse, Casa Sonette, and then acquired another very large holiday house , Casa Birmula, in the stunning location of The Three Cities in Malta and now I also have an apartment on the beach!

My husband still lives in the UK due to his work and I have two grown up daughters. The youngest also lives in Malta and my oldest one lives in London. Life has been full of fun and I just love living in Malta where the people are friendly, the sun is shining almost every day en life is a breeze!

My steady stream of guests in all three my holiday properties are a wonderful way of meeting new and interesting people from all over the world. I wont change one single thing about my life at the moment!

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2016

Why The Owner chose Ix-Xemxija

This gorgeous brand new development attracted my attention when I drove past the unfinished building a few times last year. I decided to purchase two maisonettes and has been thrilled with my choice. It is opposite a beautiful and relaxing promenade for great walks and swimming in the sea. The views are spectacular and it has many lovely restaurants and even a pool club right on the doorstep! This is really a dream come true....sun, sea, swimming pool and very beautiful accommodation!

It is also very close to a main shopping street. Fresh veg and fruit stalls are just outside the apartment for daily shopping.

What makes this apartment unique

The main benefits of Harbour View Place will be the proximity to the most popular sandy beaches in Malta! It is 10 minutes by car. The local beach across the road is great for a morning swim and stroll along the beach.

If you are a walker, the ancient Roman trail is right on your doorstep and will be great for winter picnics and excursions. The ferry to Gozo is 15 minutes away.

Unique benefits are the proximity to gorgeous sandy beaches and a super stylish and beautiful apartment close to the sea front.

Guestbook comments from the manager

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Lovely clean apartment. Spacious and great location. Good restaurants within walking distance and easy bus access to St Pauls and all over the Island. Aqua bar and pool looked lovely but closed due to time of year (March). Very much looking forward to coming back and Sonnette very welcoming and helpful. A great long weekend.


Response from Sonette:

Thank you Terrance for your kind review. Come back in the summer and enjoy Magic Malta once again!

March 2016
Mar 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Ix-Xemxija in Saint Paul's Bay

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Both bathrooms are modern and luxurious with Italian fittings and tiles.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Super luxurious bedroom on-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , The two beds are 3/4 size.
  • There is a double luxury sleeper couch in the lounge that sleeps two people.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Ultra modern and very luxurious maisonette close to beaches and restaurants.
average rating of 4.5 based on 9 reviews
Arlington, VA

Lovely apartment, but needs more A/C

  • 4 of 5

We mostly enjoyed our stay in this well-appointed apartment. The pictures are an accurate representation of the apartment and access to the pool across the street was definitely a huge bonus!

However, please note that this apartment does not have central A/C. There is only one A/C unit in the master bedroom (which I don't think was abundantly clear in the listing). Our recent vacation coincided with a heat wave with temperatures around 115 F!! Needless to say, A/C was definitely needed in order for us to completely have enjoyed our stay. Thankfully, I was sleeping in the air conditioned master bedroom. But my friend, who joined us on the trip was definitely not pleased with her sleeping arrangements due to the excessive heat. There were two fans in the apartment, but they were basically useless against temperatures that high.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Manchester, U.K.

Beatiful apartment

  • 4 of 5

A lovely warm welcome from Sonette, the owner made a great start to our holiday

Apartment is very large and beautifully furnished, with a well equipped kitchen and great courtyard seating area outdoors with great seating options, piles of cushion and a large dining table and chairs

Nearby swimming pool and bar serving drinks and snacks (just need to make a purchase to use the pool)

Bus stop just at the bottom of the hill, buses are frequent and €1.50 per journey taking you to bars and restaurants or shady beaches

Great bus service to and from the airport, probably around 40mins journey

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Liz for the lovely review as well as taking the time to write it. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and would love you to come back and try my boutique hotel! All the best. Sonette
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Great holiday

  • 4 of 5

Just arrived home from this very spacious appartment that had everything you needed. Quite resort a stones throw from busier resorts if you want to see more of the island. Booking was easy, we got prompt replies to lots of emails when asking different things about the apartment and the area. We were given lots of ideas on things to do and places to visit. Great recommendations about the best beaches. The pool over the road always had sunbeds to use and the bar was well priced.

We were met at the airport by the owner who gave us the keys. As there was no booking the day we left we were able to stay until we wanted as our flight was not until late in the evening.

I left a jacket in the apartment and the owner is kindly going to send it to me, much appreciated.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

Sonette's apartment is perfect. We were a group of 4 adults and a teenager, in addition we had many visitors (for a brew or a wine) as our wider family were in Malta for a wedding. Everyone thought the apartment was stunning (much better than where they were staying!!) The apartment is amazingly spacious, and equipped with everything you will need. The view from the front is stunning, and there is a mini market nearby where you can buy anything you need as well as yummy bread. The Roman Road just behind the apartment is a wonderful walk. We found a lovely cove where we swam each morning..... I wish I was there again!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the lovely review. I am so happy that you all had a great time in my apartment! Hope to see you back in Malta soon! Enjoy your summer.
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Super impressed by this luxurious apartment exactly as described

  • 5 of 5

Sonette organised a taxi from airport, John who was lovely he took us to apartment where Sonette met us and showed us around which was a lovely touch.

The apartment is exactly as pictured and the sun trap outside was perfect for us to sunbath in privacy.

One thing that isn't given justice is the beautiful view right outside the front door! Every morning we'd open the door and eat our toast whilst looking at the sea.

Shop just down road which was ideal, pool across road, we went here for food which was lovely.

Bus stop at bottom of road will take you anywhere on the island for €1.50!

Perfect apartment which made our holiday. Sonette has furnished the apartment to a high standard and the tele has any channel or film you want!

Defiantly visit again!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely summary of my Harbour View Place apartment. I am very happy that you enjoyed the apartment as well as the surrounding area. Hopefully you will all be back soon to have another unforgettable holiday on our magic island!
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A big and luxuriously furnished apartment

  • 5 of 5

We are a family with two children and had a very good time in the place of Sonette. She is a very hostile person, can give you a lot of tips of how to best spent your time in Malta or can organize different events for you, like renting a boot or safari in Malta islands. We didn't miss anything during our stay. We loved the terrace and the huge rooms there. We would visit this place anytime!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good evening Antony and thank you very much for your lovely review! I am so happy that you and your family had a great time. Many thanks as well for leaving the apartment in such a neat state. Would love to welcome you back to magic Malta!
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Nearest Restaurant
Next door
Car: not necessary


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Prices & Availability

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

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3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £132.27
Stay tax £0.44 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 4 years.
Tax Rate 8.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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