We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Peaceful safe haven

The portomasa marina is just a 10 to 15 minute walk from St George's or spinola Bay. Essentially a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anna M
London, United Kingdom
via mobile

The marina has a good selection of restaurants to choose from, bit more expensive than standard... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Warrington, United Kingdom
Read all 730 reviews
All photos (222)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hilton hotel”(45 reviews)
“nice boats”(11 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Paceville, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Saint Julian's
from US$37.50
More Info
from US$25.40
More Info
from US$7.22
More Info
from US$63.50
More Info
Reviews (730)
Filter reviews
418 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews hilton hotel nice boats expensive yachts luxury yachts up market wander around other half boats moored lovely area some great restaurants nice location worth a visit nice walk st julians portomaso upmarket cruisers
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 418 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The portomasa marina is just a 10 to 15 minute walk from St George's or spinola Bay. Essentially a yacht Marina residential area there is also a Hilton Hotel in the several upmarket restaurants to choose from it's a pleasant around the marina, and makes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The marina has a good selection of restaurants to choose from, bit more expensive than standard restaurants but well worth it, lovely views over the marina, well worth a wander around the marina checking out the cruisers and yachts.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jan63_10
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A luxury yacht marina along side the Hilton Hotel also offers a number of restaurants and eateries to choose from. Very safe and posh place to hang out in the evening or just to take a stroll. Very photogenic during the day as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jamusaba
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Essentially for yachts but a very good selection of restaurants offering a range of food. Nice relaxing place to hang out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chris j
Reviewed 6 November 2018

If you are staying in St Julian's Bay Area it is probably worth visiting this marina. It is an upmarket Marina with big boats and expensive apartments overlooking them. These places are aways good for a walk around and this one has some very nice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 87wendywoo
Reviewed 23 October 2018

The building in the picture above of the tower that overlooks Portomaso Marina is a real eye sore. However, once you get past that and enter the marina area, it is a small bay surrounded by luxury apartments with lots of boats in the marina....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AvidTraveler12
Reviewed 18 October 2018

What a find! Have a walk around and watch the fish from the small bridge. Lots of boats and yachts to look at. It is a very well kept place with some stunning restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Footprints823199
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

A peaceful oasis in a busy city. Fantastic restaurants and views.food to die for. Pleasant staff and reasonable prices.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 21 September 2018

As a space this was definitely breathtaking seeing all the yachts and boats on show, if into this definitely worth a walk round & with plenty seating too can relax and enjoy everything the Marina has on offer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham L
Reviewed 17 August 2018

A very poshy Marina, offering some great restaurants for fine dinners; Portomaso is near the sea, offers great parking opportunities and also have a club called level 22 which is worth a visit as the highest point in Malta so far. A great visit if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 93_panda
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 145 nearby hotels
Hilton Malta
5,506 reviews
.09 km away
417 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Valentina
2,240 reviews
.20 km away
Alexandra Hotel Malta
1,179 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,234 nearby restaurants
Zeri's Restaurant
1,246 reviews
.08 km away
Kuya Asian Pub
431 reviews
.20 km away
Santini Restaurant
734 reviews
.19 km away
RivaReno Gelato
505 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 875 nearby attractions
Flyboard Malta
663 reviews
.26 km away
Spinola Bay
2,055 reviews
.35 km away
The Reef Club at Westin Dragonara
89 reviews
.45 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Brenda D
25 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from lscotting | Reviewed this property |
Your hotel is next door to the Marina which is next door to Hilton Hotel on the other side of Marina. Should take 5 - 10 minutes depending on your age and fitness. Your route will take you past my favourite... More
Debbie Z
10 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from MikeLMalta | Reviewed this property |
It's a matter of personal preference. Portomaso is closer to the buzz of St Julian's and Paceville (nightlife, restaurants and what watersports there are). Sliema is more of a business centre as well as residential. It has... More
Alan H
22 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Tony P | Reviewed this property |
It is located at he mouth of the marina, just below the swimming pools of the Hilton. It is expensive and I think that you can taylor your journeys at a price. I don't think that you can land at Valletta. A day bus ticket... More