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Situated in the heart of the capital of Malta, with its mix of ancient and modern, La Falconeria offers its guests the chance to experience Valletta’s unique charm and character — then come back and relax in a hotel that combines tradition with 21st-centuTuesday, August 6, 2019

By La Falconeria Hotel
La Falconeria Hotel

Situated in the heart of the capital of Malta, with its mix of ancient and modern, La Falconeria offers its guests the chance to experience Valletta’s unique charm and character — then come back and relax in a hotel that combines tradition with 21st-century facilities.

There are two sides to the hotel — the front half of the building is hundreds of years old; its stylish rococo facade fits perfectly with the city’s baroque architectural style, including balconies built in various classical styles.

Walking through the entrance, guests are transported back to the Renaissance with the hall’s beautiful marble flooring and artistic flourishes. 

The back half was destroyed during the Second World War, and was rebuilt in harmony with the existing look of the building and the city.

The hotel is set around a central courtyard that offers an open-air oasis where guests can unwind under the glorious Mediterranean sun. Relaxing in the courtyard on a breezy summer day with a chilled drink is just a small slice of island life offered at La Falconeria.

Its central location ensures guests are close enough to all the historical landmarks in Valletta, but far away enough to enjoy the peace and quiet when they return from a day or evening exploring.

The entire city of Valletta was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980. Several places of interest and landmarks are within walking distance of the hotel, including Republic Street, St John’s Co-Cathedral and various museums. It’s also easy to get to other parts of the island and neighbouring Gozo — the national bus terminal and harbour with its ferries are close by.

Maltese cuisine presents a sizzling array of flavours. It’s a mix of Italian, French, British and Arabic influences brought by the island’s many historic occupiers. The in-house restaurant L’Artiglio, serves an a la carte breakfast and is also open for lunch and dinner. 

There are 43 bedrooms across seven different categories. All rooms are finished to the highest of standards with traditional Maltese tiled floors, soft furnishings, and in-room facilities for tea and coffee. 

DON'T MISS

The pool, which sits within a classic Maltese well that was part of the original building

NEED TO KNOW

KEY FACILITIES
• 39 rooms and four suites
• Indoor pool
• Gym
• Restaurant

GET IN TOUCH

lafalconeria.com
T: +356 2247 6600
E: info@lafalconeria.com


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