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gate crashing a spiritual experience

Very touching experience with the many letters off thanks for praying people in need and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ulla K
Beautiful building with magnificent views

A very helpful guide who explained the history of the building. Very well kept. An interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very touching experience with the many letters off thanks for praying people in need and the service was very special.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ulla K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very helpful guide who explained the history of the building. Very well kept. An interesting cemetery across the road. Beautiful views of the bay and beyond.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank maria h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

amazing to vost this place fully of history on teh island of Malta. well worth a visit to when on holiday when in malta

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

Well worth a visit, easy to find and at the end of Mellieha village. Mellieha village is quaint , not very large but ample gift shops , bars and restaurants. The bus takes you directly to the Sanctuary where you can visit the Church and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 888fmills
Reviewed November 24, 2018

This litttle sanctuary is well worth a visit. We found it by accident when we were looking at the fabulous view. The doorway was open and we thought it was a gift shop Think it is the oldest sanctuary on Malta. Have a word with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Certainly worth a visit. Great views into the bay and wonderful architecture. Whether Catholic or not it's worth an hour of your time.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

We were lucky to have to alight a bus in this town after it had had an accident!! We wandered through the streets and found this interesting church. On entering you wind your way through different rooms cut into the rock. A charming gentleman asked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

interesting history display, lovely to hear the church bells during the day and beautifuly lit up at night

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ita M
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We needed some rosary beads as gifts, the church is stunning and the people were very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

lovely courtyard and church. Worth a visit if in the area. We visited it several times as we stayed in the town. Beautiful views also of the coastline.

Date of experience: November 2018
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29kerryh
March 4, 2018|
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Response from springbank | Reviewed this property |
You have a pavement all the way up from your hotel. I have done the walk many times, in summer too, with small children, from Mellieha Holiday Centre.
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29kerryh
March 4, 2018|
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Response from Beemac21 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above answer. The bus stops very near to the Luna complex, you could always get a bus to church and walk bac - all downhill.
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Matt C
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Judith B | Reviewed this property |
The Sanctuary is opened all week from 7 to 7, though there would be services some of the time. Best time to just visit is from 10 to 5, but if it is for a service the notice board outside has time and days and is in English... More
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