The Hotel Phoenicia has once again been awarded the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice by the world’s largest review site, which has previously awarded the hotel its prestigious “Excellence Award.”
The new ‘Traveller’s Choice’ Award is proudly displayed at the main reception desk amongst a raft of other recent awards. In the 12th year of the awards, the world’s most outstanding properties were identified in a variety of categories with Hotel Phoenicia being awarded the certificate of Excellence once again while ranking within Malta’s top 5 properties. Travellers' Choice award winners were determined based on the reviews and opinions of millions of TripAdvisor travellers around the globe.
“We’re excited to recognize the world’s best properties, based on the opinions of those who know them best – the millions of travellers around the globe who come to TripAdvisor to share their experiences,” said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “For those seeking inspiration for their 2014 travel planning, this list of spectacular accommodations that received 2014 Travellers' Choice awards is a perfect place to start.”
Built in 1939, The Hotel Phoenicia was Malta’s first luxury hotel, giving it a wealth of history and a unique charm standing proudly on the doorstep to Valletta. The recently refurbished interior harbours an imposing Art Deco influence sustaining 128 bedrooms and 8 suites, affording some truly majestic views from most rooms and terraces. The stunning 7.5 acre garden allows guests to stroll through ornamental as well as working gardens, including a dedicated kitchen garden on over 5 tumoli that supplies the Pegasus restaurant exclusively with fresh produce, along with enjoying lush plants, flowers and trees on the way to the hotel’s magnificent pool shaded by the Valletta bastions that frames a panorama to breath-taking harbour views below.