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Harbour Lights Penthouse with Seafront Terrace

Bedrooms 1
Space 55 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

One bedroom seafront penthouse with Terrace

This 1 bedroom apartment is directly located on the St Paul’s Bay seafront. The apartment enjoys spectacular views looking out towards Xemxija and is only 3km from Golden Bay beach!

Apartment specifications:

Front terrace (seafront) is 15 sq m, 2nd back terrace is 3sq m and 3rd back terrace is 2sqm. Penthouse has 35 sq m internal area. 4th floor with lift, 1 bedroom (with double bed), shower room, 2 sofa beds for 2 children to sleep separate, max 130 cm or with additional mattress to make a normal double bed 130cm wide.

5 low steps at entrance leading towards elevator


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.

Hair dryer, iron and ironing board and washing machine.

Cots, highchairs, DVD player 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.

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 on main bus routes just outside the door

Minimarket at 900m

Vegetable and fruit seller at 550m

Bank at 1.1km (20 min)

Pharmacy at 1.1km (20 min)

Butcher (800m)

Swimming pool (800m)

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 500m

Parking - easy

More Details

Property Manager
Neville Galea
Member since: 2008
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, italian, Maltese
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
22 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.

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.

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.

Neville Galea purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Neville Galea chose St Paul's Bay

Family business since 1981. The new generations are carrying out the business nowadays as a family tradition.

What makes this apartment unique

This seafront penthouse is situated o the seafront promenade of a very quite area of one of the northern tourist areas of Malta. Pace, sun and beach life are just a stone's throw away.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Endroit calme et bien desservi par les transports en commun. Très belle terrasse ensoleillée. Hôte très accessible. Décoration et ameublements de l'appartement un peu vieillot.
May 2017
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Ix-Xemxija, Malta

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Full bathroom with shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
  • Bedroom size 4.6 x 2. 9 sq.m. Double bed, big wardrobe, chest of drawers. Sofabed in the living room.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Singles
  • wheelchair accessible
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

Harbour Lights Penthouse with Seafront Terrace
average rating of 4.352941 based on 25 reviews

Great sea views overlooking the bay.

  • 4 of 5

Clean accommodation, well equipped, full internet use, balcony has beautiful view of the coastline and a BBQ. Bus stop outside, so great for visiting local attractions, including ferry terminal. Also there is a small hamper of cheese, bread, ham, butter, and water to eat and drink on arrival. THANK YOU really enjoyed.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice comments! we are very happy that you had a lovely stay with us! Indeed apartment is well equipped and views are simply enchanting! Location is also perfect spot to stay to be able to visit the rest of the island. It was a pleasure to meet you personally! We hope you will be our guests again! Ruth + Neville
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Lovely apartment with a gorgeous view

  • 5 of 5

The apartment, and our stay, was an absolutely wonderful experiences. The owners arranged for a transfer from the airport to the apartment and back again and any problems or questions we had both before we arrived and after were dealt with quickly.

There's a lovely restaurant straight opposite the apartment, Pepe Nero, which is open from 7pm and other cafes and restaurants across the bay within walking distance so we didn't struggle for anything to eat at lunch or dinner. The representative that met us also told us where we could get a 7 day bus pass from and there was handily a bus stop straight outside the apartment.

We'd come back again and would definitely recommend this apartment. The only downside was that the taps are backwards (turn it to cold for hot water) but once we realised that we had no problems at all.

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your nice message and for your nice comments. We are glad that you had a great time in Malta and that the apartment was up to your expectations. We really hope to see you in the future and be our guests once again. Thanks Neville and Ruth.
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Comfortable homely apartment

  • 4 of 5

Apartment was fine, not so clean but ok.The best thing is view on the sea.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you for your review. We are happy that you had a nice stay in Malta and that you liked the view. Indeed the view is as in the pictures with the lovely fisherman boats. We will have the cleaning standard checked right away as this is of utmost importance to us. thank you and we hope you will be our guests again! Ruth and Neville
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Clean well equipped great veiws sky tv

  • 4 of 5

From the bus stops right outside the apartment we went to VALLETTA, and the CIRKEWWA FERRY to GOZO (buy a travel card, & route map).

In BUGIBBA along the coast some nice places to eat . While there a new restaurant opposite the apartment opened called PEPE NERO we would recommend it. Over all a great stay 9 out 10 would go back.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice comments! We are very happy that you had a nice time in Malta!! Indeed apartment has a great location and fantastic views. Thank you for staying with us and we look forward to your next visit :) ruth and Neville
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Just perfect

  • 5 of 5

Very nice apartment with a wonderful view on the bay. The apartment is confortable and very well equiped

The owner are lovely people. Neville provides a high level of service . It is very appreciable to find Bread ham cheeese coffee and tea when arriving

We Will come back !


  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: hello Catherine! thank you for your nice comments. We are very happy that you had a nice stay in Malta and that you found yourselves comfortable. yes, we always take good care of our guests so they have a nice stay in Malta. We look very forward to your next visit! ruth and neville galea
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Just what we needed

  • 5 of 5

We came over for a short sunny break. We had a wonderful time. The apartment was very clean, bright, well equipped with all amenities and had a beautiful view overlooking the bay. We enjoyed a lovely glass of wine on the large front terrace and watched the pink sunset! A very nice stay. I hope to return to Malta later in the year when it's a little warmer! But still had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, Zara, it was a pleasure to host you again! Yes, this apartment enjoys spectacular views and sunsets so I am glad you made the most of your stay in this lovely seafront penthouse. It is always well equipped with everything you need to make your stay as stress free as possible. We look forward to hosting you again in the future when the real Maltese climate arrives! Kind regards, Neville and Ruth
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Nearest Airport
21 Kilometres
Malta International Airport
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Nearest Ferry
11 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
950 Metres
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Car: not necessary

St Paul`s Bay is one of the most beautiful villages in Malta. The Penthouse is located in a quiet area facing the fishing harbour. In fact one can enjoy seeing the fishermen coming in and going out of the harbour from the the terrace or in the sitting room. Just 150m away there is also a small swimming zone which is very popular with the locals for a quick swim. St Paul’s Bay has a busy town centre full of shops, banks, pharmacies etc. This is 800 m from the apartment. Bugibba and Qawra are new touristic areas in St Paul’s bay where one might find more bars, restaurants (also McDonalds and Pizza hut), diving and water sport centres, ferries to remote beaches and islands like Comino and Gozo. These areas are just 20 min walk form the penthouse.

The Penthouse is also close to the best sandy beaches like Mellieha Bay, Paradise Bay, Golden Sands, Gnejna Bay (5/10 minutes by bus) etc and Malta’s most intact countryside. In winter long walks and picnics in the countryside and along the sea are a must. In summer one can enjoy the sun at the beach in many ways from the most relaxing to the most adventurous ways. In the evening a walk on the promenade or a local village feast is a must. The bus stop is located in front of the door and the buses passes from the same street. Valletta and Mdina are 30 minutes by bus. Malta Airport 1 hour by bus. Ferry terminal to Gozo and Comino islands 15 minutes by bus.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Ix-Xemxija, Malta

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April - May
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$3 per night, per additional guest
26 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest
3 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$7 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax A$0.73 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 for monthly rentals.

On arrival we require a deposit against damages of Euro 150. This is refunded to the guests before they leave the apartment.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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