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Luxury Apartment with Pool and Open Sea Views

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Holiday Apartment in Mellieha, Malta - Peaceful Location, 10 Minutes Walk to Longest Beach in Malta

An outstanding brand new, fully furnished apartment available for rental in the exclusive Tas Sellum development in Mellieha in the north of Malta. The apartment is in a perfect location with a large terrace overlooking the pool and the open sea views behind. Its right by the sea and a 10 minute walk to the largest sandy beach on Malta: Ghadira Bay. The development is an exclusive haven of tranquility ideal for a relaxing holiday. Facilities available nearby, include a full range of water sports: water skiing, sailing, wind surfing, snorkelling and scuba diving. The sandy beach is ideal for children with a long gradual decline. Other facilities nearby, include Popeye's Village (used in the filming of the movie) and horse riding. There are many restaurants, bars and shops in the nearby villages of Mellieha and Bugibba. Imagine yourself sitting on the terrace watching the sun go down over the Mediterranean after a busy day relaxing by the pool. Perfect!

Joanna Bishop
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Joanna Bishop

We are a British family living in Hampshire with 2 teenage children. My husband works for a computer software company and I work with horses. My husband was born in Malta, has a Maltese mother and spent every summer as a child holidaying in Malta with relatives.

As a family we spent most summers in Malta and then decided to invest in a holiday apartment in the island we could use and rent out the rest of the time.

Having sought advice from family, we decided to buy an apartment at Tas Sellum before they were completed, knowing the builder Tumas produces apartments to the highest standard of quality on the islands.

The north of Malta had always been my favourite part of the island to visit - the best beaches and so much more peaceful.

Joanna Bishop purchased this apartment in 2007

Guestbook comments from the owner

1. We would all like to say Thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful apartment. You are very lucky to own such a lovely place and so new and quiet! You have a lovely view from your balcony and we managed to spend every evening enjoying some local wine sat admiring the bay.

2. We arrived back yesterday from Malta and I just wanted to let you know that we had a fantastic time! The apartment and complex were beautiful and we had the best holiday ever. The weather was wonderful too. We always agreed that we would go somewhere different each year for our hols but we fell in love with Malta so we may well come back next year!

3. I just wanted to thank you very much for allowing us to stay in your lovely apartment, the surroundings and view were very peaceful and relaxing. Our holiday on Malta was excellent and your help with providing the transfer to and from the airport was brilliant. I would definitely recommend your apartment to family and friends.
Nov 2007
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mellieħa Heights in Mellieha

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1, with bath, shower, wc, sink, washing machine and tumble dryer, extractor. Seperate washroom with WC and sink.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with large double bed, memory foam mattress which is ideal for bad back sufferers, large wardrobes and lots of storage space Bedroom 2 with 2 single beds, wardrobe and drawers. Very comfortable beds.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • bay
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: The apartment is fully air-conditioned and is ideal for families and couples. Just 10 minutes walk from Malta's longest beach which is ideal for children, with all the water sports you would expect. Outside: This apartment is part of the exclusive, landscaped Tas Sellum development and is fully maintained. It has a large outdoor pool surrounded by palm and olive trees, which are watered daily. The apartment has a large balcony including a table and 6 chairs. There are 6 sunloungers and a large umbrella which can be taken to the pool. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bath towels and linen provided (not beach/pool towels). Other: Within bathroom is washing machine, tumble dryer, iron, ironing board, clothes airer.


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average rating of 4.8235292 based on 18 reviews

Great apartment great location

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here for a week in early September. The apartment has everything you could ever need. Very tidy well equipped. Can’t fault it.

Great location for beaches. Can’t wait to return. Thanks

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. I'm so glad you had a great holiday and hope very much that you will return.
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Very good.

  • 4 of 5

The property is somewhat isolated but it’s benefit is that it is very quiet and relaxing and the onsite swimming pool is a bonus. Bus service is about .5 kilometres away so you do have access to public transportation. If you rent a vehicle there is onsite parking. The contents of the condo are somewhat dated but sufficient for a one or two week vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely apartment with a spectacualr view and position

  • 5 of 5

I holidayed here for a week in October with my husband and 14 year old daughter. Everything went very smoothly from our pick up at the airport by the charming Gino to when he dropped us off again one week later to go home. The apartment is in a beautiful new development with gated security. The pool is lovely (although perhaps a little chilly for October bathing). The apartment was spacious, clean and well appointed. Only minor glitches were that the kitchen tap leaked badly when turned on and the dishwasher door didn't open fully so could not be used, but these were very minor issues and did not impact on the holiday. Mellieha Bay is lovely with lots of handy supermarkets and restaurants/ cafes. We really enjoyed the Oh Yeah boating company where we did parasailing across Ghadira Bay, sea kayaking and a boat trip to Gozo and Comino. The weather was lovely and the sea was definitely warm enough for swimming. The local buses are good and I would not recommend hiring a car unless you are a very brave driver - the roads are extremely busy! Joanna the owner was exceptionally helpful and contactable. She even arranged for us to leave our luggage in the flat on the final day for much longer than normal as our flight was late in the evening. We really loved our Malta autumn break and would definitely consider going back. Alyson and Family, Scotland

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great apartment with fantastic view

  • 5 of 5

A spacious apartment with fantastic views over the harbour. Everything you need is in the apartment. Secure and friendly complex. Plenty of bars/restaurants in walking distance. Would definitely stay again. Joanna made sure everything went well and she provided lots of information. She also responded to emails very quickly. Worth all 5 stars

  • Review Submitted: 05-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect base for exploring Malta and Gozo

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a wonderful sunny holiday in Malta staying at this FANTASTIC apartment. The views from the balcony are stunning overlooking the bay. The apartment is equipped with everything you could need and more and it is well situated for exploring Malta and very handy for the ferry to Gozo. The owners were very helpful and provided information both about the apartment and Malta itself. The local village is within walking distance and has several nice restaurants, plus the beach is a short walk away. We would highly recommend this apartment to anyone looking to visit Malta and definitely hope to return one day.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great apartment with a sea view

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this apartment in October for 10 days and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. On arrival we received a welcome pack with tea, coffee, bread, butter, eggs, and water. Spacious apartment with large balcony and sea view. Very quiet gated community with underground parking space. A 10 minute stroll to the beach. Bars and restaurants all within walking distance. If we come back to Malta we would definitely stay at this apartment. If you are visiting Malta we would highly recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Ghadira Bay, Mellieha
Car: recommended


The apartment has open sea views, and the development leads directly to the sea. The largest beach in Malta at Ghadira Bay (also known as Mellieha Bay), is a 10 minute walk. Many other beaches are also nearby such as Golden Bay, Ghajn Tuffieha and Gnejna Bay, Paradise Bay, Selmun, Mistra (all about 10-15 minutes drive).


The apartment is approximately 40 minutes drive from the island's airport at Luqa.


The nearest bars and restaurents are approximately 5-10 minutes walk. The nearest village is Mellieha where there are many bars and restaurents. This is a 5 minute drive, 20 minute walk up a steep hill or a short bus trip. Valletta, the capital is approx 30-40 minute drive. Popeye's village is a 5 minute drive, Gozo Ferry a 10 minute drive, the ancient city of Mdina is about 20 minute drive. There is a major bus terminus with 10 minutes walk giving access to all major parts of the islands.

Further Details:

We also have another (larger) new apartment in the same complex, property reference G148


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Mellieħa Heights, Island of Malta

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early summer
19 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak summer
30 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late summer
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn sun
29 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter Sun
27 Oct 2018 - 22 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:

Changeover Day:
Saturday is changeover day in peak period only. Other times of the year are flexible. Arrive after 3pm and leave before 11am to allow cleaners time to do their thing.

Notes on prices:
Extra discount available for longer winter bookings

Arrivals between 11pm and 6am are required to book our taxi (additional cost) in order to gain access to the apartment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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