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The Barrister Hotel

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Deluxe Double Room (with Roof top Terrace and Hot Tub) | Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Terrace | Terrace/patio
Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Terrace | Terrace/patio
Deluxe Double Room (with Roof top Terrace and Hot Tub) | View from room
Deluxe Double or Twin Room (with Maltese Balcony) | View from room

Overview of The Barrister Hotel

The Barrister Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Grand Harbour
9.8 out of 10 Exceptional
9.8/10 Exceptional

209 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Laundry facilities
57, St. Christopher Street, Valletta, 1462
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front-desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Espresso maker

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Valletta
  • Grand Harbour - 1 min drive
  • Malta Experience - 1 min drive
  • Sliema Ferry - 2 min drive
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens - 3 min drive
  • Sliema Promenade - 10 min drive
  • St George's Beach - 20 min drive
  • Bugibba Beach - 35 min drive
  • Golden Bay - 23 min drive
  • Golden Sands Beach - 34 min drive
  • Mellieha Bay - 41 min drive

Getting around

  • Malta Intl. Airport (MLA) - 20 min drive


  • Caffe Cordina - 2 min walk
  • TAPROOM - 3 min walk
  • Sally Port Caffe E Pizzeria - 3 min walk
  • Cheeky Monkey Gastropub - 2 min walk
  • Nenu the Artisan Baker - 3 min walk

About this property

The Barrister Hotel

The Barrister Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Valletta. You can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or wind down at the end of the day with a drink from the bar/lounge. The helpful staff and breakfast get great marks from fellow travelers.


English, Italian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Ukrainian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking
  • Free offsite parking nearby

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk


  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 15 per person

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 25.0 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Barrister Hotel Valletta
Barrister Valletta
The Barrister Hotel Malta/Valletta
The Barrister Hotel Hotel
The Barrister Hotel Valletta
The Barrister Hotel Hotel Valletta

Frequently asked questions

Does The Barrister Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Barrister Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Barrister Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Barrister Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Barrister Hotel?
No, unfortunately, but there's free parking nearby.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Barrister Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at The Barrister Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Dragonara Casino (10-min drive) and Oracle Casino (18-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at The Barrister Hotel and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Grand Harbour (1-min walk) and Mediterranean Conference Centre (4-min walk), along with Fort St. Elmo (8-min walk) and St George's Beach (3 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near The Barrister Hotel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
What's the area around The Barrister Hotel like?
The Barrister Hotel is in the heart of Valletta, a short 1-minute walk from Grand Harbour and 4 minutes' walk from Lower Barrakka Gardens. Travelers love the hotel's prime location.







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Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Relaxing stay in a well located hotel
We had such a warm welcome to the hotel and staff could not have been friendlier or more helpful. The room was beautiful and very comfortable. The hotel is off the main streets so nice and quiet at nighttime but only a very short walk to bars and restaurants.
Laura, 7-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Very convenient to main historic area, staff very professional and willing to assist in arranging tours, advice in what to see and booking restaurants and transport.
michael, 5-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Well located, near major attractions and restaurants Staff that goes out of their way to be helpful. We had an early flight on our last day and staff prepared breakfast packages for us to eat on the way to the airport. Another staff member helped us with online checking. Requests were immediately addressed.
Barbara Helen, 5-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

We have just spent an amazing 5 nights here and we couldn't have picked a better place to stay. The rooms were spotless, the breakfast was lovely, and every member of staff went above and beyond. We enjoyed our stay so much that we are hoping to go back later in the year. Thank you to Marc and his amazing team for making our stay so lovely
Lisa, 5-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent location and wonderful people
What a superb hotel, in the best possible location and with a wonderful host and staff. They were very helpful and could not do enough to provide advice, hints and tips to make our stay very enjoyable.
7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Friendly staff and a good breakfast!
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Clean and great location
Dr Nicholas, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

D j, 3-night trip
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