Located in the medieval city of Mdina, Malta's former capital, Xara Palace is one of the most popular luxury hotels in Europe. Built in the seventeenth century as the private residence of a noble family, Xara Palace is located in the city center, offering Noble spectacular views over the city as it was called by the Knights. Mdina city has only 11,000 inhabitants . Mdina is still a treasure undiscovered by the mass of tourism who made this luxury hotel popular with stars of Hollywood. Jennifer Aniston, Brad Pitt and even the former U.S. presidential candidate John McCain are some of the celebrities who have spent holidays in Xara. The Palace offers guests auctioning only 17 rooms, each with individual design and the nightly rate starts from 265 euros.
The hotel is located in the legendary palace built in the late XVII century, in a beautiful and quiet city of Mdina, the former capital of Malta. The building is part of the medieval architectural complex, which surrounds Mdina. Currently, after a complete renovation the hotel is one of the most unique and beautiful of all known architectural complexes, at the same time completely redesigned, which meets all requirements. The hotel is located a few meters from the main entrance to the fortress surrounding Mdina, where is located the historic city center. The opening of the hotel was held on May 1, 1999. The guests can stay in one of the seventeen rooms or Duplex Suite, which are individually decorated, each room is unique and decorated with original art works. The hotel belongs to the category of family mini-hotels. The hotel history is inextricably intertwined with the history of the city, as one of the walls of the hotel is part of the city ramparts surrounding Mdina.
The location is perfect: at the entrance to the city's main gate, as part of the city walls surrounding the historical city center of Mdina. On the one hand the hotel is just minutes walk from the historic center of the main attractions, cafes, restaurants and shops. On the other hand the countryside begins, where there are beautiful gardens and a stretch of endless tracks for walking.
The hotel has just 17 rooms, including Duplex and Suite. All rooms are individually decorated. Deluxe Rooms With Panoramic View , bright and spacious rooms, located in part of the bastion of the rooms offer spectacular views across the island. Deluxe Room With Panoramic Views From Porch - these rooms are on higher floors and offer wonderful views of the island, from the terrace room. Rooms smaller in size, but no less comfortable and cozy are interesting too. Duplex : comfortable, cozy, with home decoration. They consist of two levels: at the first level they have a living room and a bedroom on the second. The rooms have original artwork and furniture imported from Paris. Duplex Suite : two-level rooms, beautifully decorated in warm colors, used works of art, comfortable and cozy. Deluxe Suite With Panoramic View - very interesting and richly decorated in various shades of room offers a wonderful view of the bastion, where and are the numbers. Deluxe Suites With Terrace And Jacuzzi - these rooms have their own terrace and Jacuzzi, offering accommodation of a higher level of comfort. The rooms have separate entrance from the courtyard. Superior Duplex Suite With Terrace And Jacuzzi - rooms feature a rich furnishings, elegant design, room full of antiques and unique items, the walls are decorated with tapestry, paintings. Each room has air conditioning with individual climate control, cable TV, stereo, mini-bar, the outputs for connecting a computer, fax and Internet access, a bathroom decorated with marble, hair dryer, telephone, hot dryer for towels, scales, vanny bathrobe and slippers, trouser press, safe deposit box.
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