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AX - The Saint John

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Thanks to its incredible central location, city slickers are sure to love AX - The St John, which has been lovingly restored from a historic merchant’s residence. Boutique in both style and service, the property’s heritage can still be spotted within its quirky design - and the ultra-comfy rooms are perfect for chilling out after a day of exploration.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is approximately 6km from Fond Għadir beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is 9.5km from Malta Airport.


The hotel’s Comfort Rooms are designed in a vintage-luxe style, and boast views across a central courtyard. In-room facilities include an en-suite bathroom with a hairdryer, robes/slippers and complimentary amenities, along with climate control for your comfort. A 43” Smart LCD TV and free Wi-Fi make up the entertainment offering, whilst refreshment options include a minibar (local charge) and tea/coffee making facilities. Plus, each room comes with a free-to-use safe for valuables.

Food & Drink

## Customers who book the Half Board concept will receive the Half Board Plus concept. ##

The Cheeky Monkey Gastropub is at the heart of the dining line-up, with delicious continental breakfasts to help you rise and shine in style. Later in the day, it’s home to a seriously moreish menu of burgers and light bites, along with a fabulous cocktail selection and choice of craft beers. For a sweet treat or two, the Cheeky Monkey Creperie is also on hand, dishing up gooey crepes and ice-creams galore.

Sports & Entertainment

Malta’s capital is chock-a-block with culture just waiting to be discovered - and at the St John, some of Valetta’s hottest highlights are practically on the doorstep. The famous City Gate and Triton Fountain are both within ten minutes’ stroll, along with a range of superb museums - and the historic Fort St Elmo, nestled at the top of the headland, is just 650m away.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Lifts
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Wifi