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Overview
3 Triq il-Kunsill Popolari, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta 1131 Malta See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Multilingual Staff
4 Star accommodation
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Description
Tucked away in the heart of the ancient hamlet of Birgu, Locanda La Gelsomina is a boutique hotel opens a window into a unique concept where East and West are harmoniously balanced. Set within one of Birgu's More oldest buildings dating from the early 1500s, Locanda La Gelsomina is the reflection of a family's journey. Each of our 4 spacious suites feature dazzling furnishings that hail everywhere from Mongolia to Malta. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$ 250 - US$ 312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Locanda La Gelsomina Malta/Birgu (Vittoriosa)
Location
Malta > Island of Malta > Birgu (Vittoriosa)
Location
Full view
82Good for walkers
Grade: 82 out of 100
55Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
34Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you walk in at Locanda La Gelsomina your senses are peacefully transformed into a magic of old world sophistication and romantic historic charm. This beautifully historic bed and breakfast hotel boutique is perfectly managed by family members who hold true to heart what it...More

1  Thank Jerry M
Response from LocandaLaGelsomina, Owner at Locanda La GelsominaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jerry M, We are beyond humbled and extremely touched by your incredibly generous and honest feedback - thank you! We truly enjoyed hosting you both during your recent sojourn on the isle, and are delighted to know that we were able to positively contribute...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An absolutely fabulous stay. Within walking distance of ferry or bus to Valletta. Rosella is a delightful hostess. Very quiet location in old city with beautiful small winding streets. A truly scrumptious breakfast. Restaurants and wine bars close by. Most definitely recommend this 5 star...More

Thank Annette C
Response from LocandaLaGelsomina, Owner at Locanda La GelsominaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Annette C, We are truly humbled and thankful for your gracious feedback - it was an absolute pleasure hosting you, and hope our paths will cross again sooner rather than later somewhere in the world, if not back here in Malta! With gratitude Rossella,...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Despite charming building, if you want to be able to be calm I suggest you go elsewhere. the old lady really needs to calm down. You want people with a certain level at your hotel? learn the basics and don’t be aggressive. Such a shame...More

Thank TerrierS7
Response from LocandaLaGelsomina, Owner at Locanda La GelsominaResponded 20 July 2018

Dear Terrier S La Gelsomina is indeed a charming building filled with history and antiques from across the continents that adorn all of our 4 individual suites. When clients step through our doors, the atmosphere is filled with the positive energy of our Buddhas and...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve just returned from a lovely holiday at Locanda La Gelsomina, a fabulously decorated four room hotel. The hosts were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble to make our stay special. We had some interesting chats too! Our room (Suite 2) was beautiful,...More

Thank Sarah V
Response from LocandaLaGelsomina, Owner at Locanda La GelsominaResponded 4 June 2018

Dear Sarah V, Thank you for having taken the time to submit your thoughts and review following your recent stay at Locanda La Gelsomina. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you both and to share some delightful (and very interesting) chats over breakfast and tea!...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

I stayed recently with a friend and can't say enough about this place. Having never been to Malta and not knowing hotels or B&B's we were so pleasantly surprised. The decor was beautifully arranged and felt so worldly. The wonderful breakfast was enough to get...More

Thank 305imelda
Response from LocandaLaGelsomina, Owner at Locanda La GelsominaResponded 9 May 2018

Dear 305imelda A huge and heartfelt thank you for having taken the time to send your review - we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us, and it was an absolute pleasure hosting you both during your recent trip to the isle! We...More

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hmlhhf
20 March 2017|
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Response from LocandaLaGelsomina | Property representative |
Dear Heather, Thank you for your message and query. We are delighted to confirm that your booking has indeed been amended and our team has just sent you a direct e-mail to confirm this too. Do not hesitate to contact us... More
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hmlhhf
19 March 2017|
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Response from LocandaLaGelsomina | Property representative |
Hi Heather, Our hotel is right on Valletta's doorstep, and the capital city may be reached by a 7-minute water taxi sail from Birgu. The isle may easily be visited with the local busses that may be caught both from Birgu... More
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Passport809847
25 May 2016|
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Response from RFrigerio |
Dear bobbymack90 Thank you for your query. We confirm that each of our suites have a private bathroom. Do not hesitate to get in touch should you have any further queries. Warm regards Locanda La Gelsomina
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"I believe any room would be just fine."
305imelda
1 May 2018
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"Would not recommend this hotel"
Polly255060
5 Jan 2018
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"Suite one was wonderful with a charming little balcony overlooking the world outside."
F8958XAandream
6 Nov 2017
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"i think all seven rooms are individually decorated with great taste"
GiulioS841
21 Oct 2017
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