Sink into luxury as you soak up the stunning harbour views from the Iniala, hugging an exclusive location overlooking the Three Cities. A luxury boutique hotel offering an abundance of elegant style, exceptional service and Michelin starred cuisine.
Lose yourself in the uniquely designed opulent suites - enhancing the character of this decadent 1600s townhouse
Elegant in style and exclusive in location - just steps from bustling bars, the Upper Barrakka Gardens and central Valletta
Unparalleled fine dining – ION The Harbour, 2 starred Michelin restaurant with Grand Harbour views
A chasm of stylish beauty mixed with centuries old heritage and charm with indulgent spa and gym
The Iniala Harbour House Hotel and Residences is the definition of style and luxury, showcasing the level of accommodation that Malta is proud to offer. Arguably the best location in Valletta, situated on the St Barbara Bastion, the Iniala is composed of four stone townhouses that date from the 1600s. The property has been lovingly restored to enhance the history and character of this era whilst oozing a high level of luxury and unique artistic features.
Making the most of this stunning location, many of the suites with Maltese balconies and terraces, and the Michelin starred rooftop restaurant overlook the Grand Harbour to the Three Cities beyond. A tranquil setting but also just a few steps from the throng of buzzing Valletta, you are best placed for days exploring this fascinating city. Amble from the hotel along the myriad of charming, cobbled streets, taking in the views of the harbour, explore the key sites and gardens or take some time to soak up the atmosphere with a Maltese coffee or a refreshing sundowner at the bustling Bridge Bar.
Each of the individually designed rooms and suites take you on a different story, promising high-end style and furnishings whilst enhancing the rich history that still lives on in this fascinating city, from elegant rooms with charming views to elaborate suites with private plunge pools. The 23 uniquely designed rooms vary in size and layout, placed among the three different historical townhouses, The Harbour House, The Grand Residences and The Hideaway Home. The buildings have been meticulously restored to reconstruct Malta’s ancient feel and retain the building’s cultural identity.
Experience world-class cuisine at the hotel’s ION Harbour their Michelin starred restaurant which is currently lead by two Michelin star chef Alex Dilling. Offering a unique dining experience that ventures beyond the usual boundaries of fine dining, it is known as one of the best gourmet hotspots in Valletta, with a standout tasting menu with every mouthful a pure joy. Not only will you be spoilt with divine dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Iniala also offers exquisite facilities with an exclusive lounge bar ‘The Vault’, stylishly designed in the former vault, a state-of-the-art gym and subterranean spa with heated pool.
When to visit
Located on St Barbara Bastion in Valletta, overlooking the spectacular Grand Harbour and the Three Cities that stretch beyond it. The city’s small size means all of its attractions are just steps away, from the impressive grandeur of the gilded Saint John’s Co-Cathedral, the National Library and the welcoming ambience of the quirky bars and restaurants that spill out onto the narrow-cobbled streets.
Blue Grotto Private Boat Experience
Enjoy a private boat experience through the Blue Grotto in Malta - a series of sea caverns that will highlight the beautiful waters in the area.
Classic car to Mdina
Buckle up and enjoy the ride! The owners of these classic cars will drive you in style to the old walled city of Mdina for your evening explorations.
Dinner at a Private Palazzino in the Three Cities
Lose yourself in the utter joy of spending the evening in a private palazzino in the city of Cospicua in the Three Cities.
Explore Mdina the Silent City by night
Prepare to be struck by the beautifully eerie narrow streets, towering medieval architecture and panoramic views from the ancient walled city of Mdina. Any GoT fans with be lucky enough to see several areas used to film for the series, recognising the gates immediately.
Fungus Rock & Dwejra Bay - Gozo
Discover the beautiful bay of Dwejra, home to the iconic Fungus Rock, discovered by the Knights of St John, and the tranquil Inland Sea.
Gozo Private Quad Bike Experience
Feel the exhilaration with a Quad Bike adventure as you discover the beautiful island of Gozo. You will get to ride along the roads less travelled to discover unbelievable beauty and peacefulness that exudes from this small island.
Grand Harbour Water Taxi to the Three Cities
Step on board a traditional Maltese boat (Dghajsa) at the steps of the Old Custom House at the base of the Barrakka Gardens.
Mdina Private Palace Visit
One of Mdina's nicknames it Citta Nobile and it's no wonder. Noble families have occupied Mdina well before the Knights of St. John arrived in Malta. With just a couple of knocks on the door, you will enter to find more than just a home.
Pastizzi Making Experience
Wow what an experience to devour, an age-old tradition in the hands of master baker Gulinu. Watch the master baker at work making the Maltese traditional daily snack, pastizzi.
Private Picnic in Gozo
You are in for a very special gourmet picnic in a prime beauty spot on the isle of Gozo. Your host and cook, Ana, will create a bespoke collection of delicacies showcasing the very best of her authentic homemade dishes.
Private Speedboat transfer to Gozo
Ride in style to Gozo from Malta on a private speedboat, taking in the sun, sea and views as you explore the island's coastal beauty.
Rustic Farmer's lunch on a Private Olive Grove
Direct from the farmers and straight to your plate. Enjoy a wonderful farmer's lunch coupled by an exploration of an olive grove hidden away on a tranquil homestead.
St John's Co-Cathedral
Soak up the wonderful St John’s Co-Cathedral with your private guide as you tour this exceptional building in the centre of Valletta.
St John's Co-Cathedral - Exclusive Private Afterhours Visit and Caravaggio Viewing
Leave the crowds behind and enjoy a private afterhours visit to this exceptional Cathedral in the centre of Valletta.
Traditional Instrument Artisan – Francesco Sultana
Meet one of Malta's most gifted artisans and musicians. Be wowed by his love and personal creation of one of Malta’s most unique musical instruments – the Maltese Bagpipe.
Upper Barrakka Gardens
Overlooking the vast natural Grand Harbour of Malta, the Upper Barrakka Gardens offer one of the most beautiful panoramic views of Valletta and the Three Cities.