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Villa Del Porto

3.5 of 5 Guest house   |   Marina Street 1, Kalkara, Island of Malta KKR 1521, Malta
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

A pretty and fairly quiet location (apart from noisy road just outside).Lovely old building owned by the very nice Aldo, but hotel standard very poor. Room 103 was clean & had super harbour views but room VERY small & much more suitable for single occupancy .''Double'' bed only 4'6''/137cm wide; shredded foam pillows; thin, poor quality bed linen; swaying flat-pack... More

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Saint Julian's, Malta
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Villa del Porto is located in Kalkara, one of the three cities close to Valletta. This guest house is situated on the seaside of Kalkara with an amazing view from the front rooms. The location is perfect if you want to explore the island. The room was clean and equipped with AC, TV, telephone, mini bar and massive shower, safe... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The Villa Del Porto offers a nice view over the port and the owner is friendly and helpful, and the service good. Room 204 (I don't know about the others) was quite small though and the bed laid through, and unfortunately did not have a view on the port. The place is nice, but at a busy road with single... More

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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We were in this peaceful guesthouse for 4 days. The owner Aldo is absolutely fantastic and terribly kind, helping you any moment in planning your visits to the island of Malta. Ask for the transfer from airport! If you do not like chaos and touristic places, choose this small guesthouse about 20 minutes by bus n. 3 from Valletta (going... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Enjoyed this hotel its been running for a year .We had room 202 . We found staff help full. They changed towels and sheets when i asked ,As hard to dry them if window was not open .There was a little washing line in bath room .Bedding could do with a bit of updating .Room very nice with balcony .very... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Rooms are quite small, and best bring extra towels as they don't change them till you leave, after showering in the morning, towels still wet in the evening. Pillows uncomfortable as inside it contains shredded foam. bed sheets too thin and coming off easily. big gap on shower frame in room 204 leaves water ingress on floor. Apart for that... More

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Toronto. ON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I've read good reviews about this hotel and my stay was even above the expectations. The host - Aldo - is extremely helpful and courteous. I got a single room on the ground floor first, it was a bit noisy, and Aldo had immediately arranged a different - a twin - room for me for the same price for the... More

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14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

All staff we came into contact with at Villa del Porto were courteous, friendly and helpful. We had pre-booked an airport transfer and were made to feel very welcome by the staff who collected us. Our room, 202, had a wonderful view from the balcony (please see attached picture). Our first evening was a Saturday, and the traffic noise from... More

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Bugibba, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Stayed here from 14th-16th March, check in was easy, Aldo was lovely and welcoming, he even called me in the morning to see what time wwe would be arriving so he could have the room ready. The room was large with a very comfortable bed, the shower was spacious and had plenty of hot water. Breakfast was served on the... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

A very nice bed and breakfast. Aldo the owner is very nice and will help you in anything you want. Breakfast is served on the roof terrace and was exactly what you expect but with a great view. Room was spotlessly clean. Kalkara is a little quiet in March, but there was a hospitable welcome in the couple of bars... More

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Address: Marina Street 1, Kalkara, Island of Malta KKR 1521, Malta
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Location: Malta > Island of Malta > Kalkara
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Del Porto 3.5*
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Indulge yourself at our newly opened Boutique Guesthouse. With us, you will enjoy the tradition, history and stories of the village of Kalkara. Kalkara is a fishing village in the south of Malta forming part of the picturesque Grand Harbour. Villa del Porto is situated overlooking Kalkara Port, offering genuine warm comfort in truly historic surroundings. The property was first built over 100 years ago and has recently been restored. Villa Del Porto is a relaxing retreat in the heart of Malta easily accessible to all major attractions. All rooms are equipped with all present commodities including cooling and heating air conditioning, mini bar, in-room digital safe, hair drying facility, LCD cable TV, private bath or shower and laundry service. Whilst enjoying ample public car park space, when staying at Villa del Porto, one can hire a car and discover all hidden treasures of the Maltese Islands at leisure. However, for those who would opt for a tour by public bus, the stop is just 50 metres away. Sandy beach, Pharmacy, Bank, Historic sites, Museums, and tennis courts are also situated close by. Cross the Grand Harbour on the traditional Maltese boat and discover Valletta - Malta's Capital City and Unesco's World Heritage Site. Over here one must visit the famous St. John's Cathedral and other places of interest. Valletta is also popular for designer shops and cafes. And for those who would like to enjoy a relaxing holiday, a stroll on the Kalkara Promenade and Vittoriosa Waterfront whilst enjoying a choice of top restaurants, bars and a Casino is definitely not worth a miss. ... more   less 
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