Casa Ellul, Valletta
|81, Old Theatre Street, VLT1429, Valletta, Malta, MALTA.|
Description: Casa EllulEnjoying a privileged location in the heart of historic Valletta, Casa Ellul is set in a neo-classical style Victorian mansion, originally built around 1830. After a painstaking and thorough restoration, combining unique historic elements with avant-garde design features, this charming family owned and run boutique hotel now offers luxurious accommodation in a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere.
Ideally placed for visiting this spectacular city, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1980, Casa Ellul is just footsteps away from many of Valletta's most important landmarks and attractions, including Fort St. Elmo, St. John's Co-Cathedral and the Barrakka Gardens. It is also within easy reach of the port with its marina and ferry links to Sicily.
Casa Ellul has just eight individually designed and decorated suites, all spacious and elegantly appointed. The suites are air-conditioned, come with king-size beds and feature a range of high-tech amenities, including flat-screen TVs, mobile sound systems, safes and mini-bars. All suites have en-suite bathrooms with bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.
Type of rooms: Casa EllulSuite 8 - Executive Suite with terrace and jacuzzi:
This contemporary, newly constructed suite is set on the top-most floor of the house. It offers views of the Valletta rooftops, church façade and Old Theatre street, and has private timber-decked terrace, accessed by double-leaf glazed doors and louvred panels. This room does not have lift access. Suite size 20 sq m plus 16 sq m terrace.
Suite 6 - Duplex Suite with view from terrace:
Located on the top-most floor, this newly built duplex suite does not form part of the old house. This unique suite has a lower floor living room area with en en-suite shower room, while the upper floor bedroom and terrace is accessed by a flight of stairs. In contrast to the lower suites, contemporary finishes and materials were used for both the shower room and bedroom. This suite offers views of the Valletta rooftops, the sea and Manoel island. This suite has lift access. Suite size 26,5 sq m plus 6 sq m terrace.
Suite 7 - Duplex Suite with View from Terrace and Jacuzzi:
Situated on what was previously the house's roof, the newly constructed duplex suite enjoys panoramic views from its high perched private terrace and Jacuzzi.
This room is accessed from a covered external corridor which overlooks the courtyard and opens up into a common semi-public sun terrace. This suite offers great views of Valletta's rooftops, the church façade, the sea and Manoel Island. This room has lift access. Suite size 29 sq m, plus 18,5 sq m terrace.
Suite 4 - Twin Deluxe Suite:
A spacious and quiet twin deluxe suite enjoying high ceilings and intricate warm coloured restored Maltese original floor tiles. This room has the possibility of being interconnected to suite 5, ideal for families travelling with children or a group of friends. A gorgeous lime green Ritchie sofa stands out and adds a classic style to the room. This third-floor room has courtyard views and lift access. Suite size 30,5 sq m.
Suite 1 - Deluxe Suite:
This exquisitely designed non-smoking deluxe suite has replaced what was formerly the kitchen of the grand home. The rich soft furnishings that adorn this room are warm and welcoming. Charming features within the room include a luxurious Capri King size Etna grey bed and a cosy seating area consisting of two ochre yellow Ritchie armchairs. Complimenting this room is a unique orange coloured glazed partition which leads to a spacious walk in shower / wet room. The room is equipped with a flat screen television, boxed into a unique designed vintage style set. This room is a quiet room as well as wheelchair accessible. Room size 33 sq m.
Suite 2 - Twin Deluxe Suite:
A quiet twin deluxe suite with both bath and shower en-suite facilities. The bedroom floor of this suite is inlayed with expertly restored authentic Maltese floor tiles, and the room has pretty courtyard views from the balconies and also enjoys luxurious signature bed linen including snug bathrobes. Located on the second floor, this room has lift access. Suite size 32,5 sq m.
Suite 3 - Junior Suite with Lounge and Balcony:
This fresh and serene junior suite consists of a naturally bright lit bedroom enjoying a king size bed with en-suite bath and shower facilities. This room offers charming views of Old Theatre Street and the Church façade. Featuring a separate lounge, and a traditional Maltese wooden balcony.
Room size 34,5 sq m.
Suite 5 - The Piano Nobile Suite:
The grand suite forms part of the palazzo's ''piano nobile''. This stately suite enjoys a king-size bed with an intricately designed wrought iron headrest behind which the original traditional fireplace lies, together with a cantilevered marble wash hand basin which was designed and manufactured specifically for this suite. This room also benefits from a Hidrobox bath tub purposely placed in the traditional Maltese balcony, to take advantage of the exclusive view of the Carmelite Church's architecture with its grand façade standing only five metres across. Moreover, great views of Valletta's narrow Old Theatre street can be enjoyed from the tall windows. Suite size 39,0 sq m.
All suites feature: safe; hair-dryer; fully stocked mini-bar; mobile sound system; iron and ironing board; tea and coffee-making facilities; independent air-conditioning.
Twin Beds: Only in Suites 2 and 4.
Extra Beds: Only in suites 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Additional information: Casa Ellul
Casa Ellul is a gay-friendly establishment.
Airport transfers are available on request. Charges apply.
Deposit: 25% upon booking.
If a reservation is cancelled between 7 & 3 days prior to arrival date, one night charged.
If a reservation is cancelled 2 days prior to arrival, 50% of the whole reservation will be charged.
If a reservation is cancelled in the last 24 hours prior to arrival, 100% is charged.
Check in/out time: IN 15:00hrs OUT 12:00hrs (noon)
Number of rooms: 8
Official category: 4 star
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2014
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: Maltese, English, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Romanian.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property. Smoking outdoors only.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 35° 54' 0.19'' N 14° 30' 43.24'' E
Nearest airport: Malta International Airport - 8,5 km.