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Casa Bernard

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Very interesting and revealing lots of Maltese AND European history!!

Living in Rabat already long time, I bring my foreign visitors to Casa Bernard, if they show real... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rabat, Malta
Very knowledgeable

The lovely lady showed us around here wonderful house and was attentive as when people would look... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pritpal K
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46 Triq San Pawl, Rabat, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2145 1888
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All reviews the owner private tour old house lovely house private home present owners house tour ring the doorbell her husband personal touch maltese couple informative tour shown round beautiful objects family heirlooms lots of interesting information lovely lady
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Reviewed yesterday

Living in Rabat already long time, I bring my foreign visitors to Casa Bernard, if they show real interest in history and the Maltese way of living. The owners themselves are very interested and involved in both and their love for this special villa, the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank foppejs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lovely lady showed us around here wonderful house and was attentive as when people would look at something she would explain it in depth. The cost is a bit much but your looking for a small guided tour that goes into history culture etc...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pritpal K
Reviewed 25 November 2018

A fascinating and interesting property well worth a visit. Very informative owner and plenty of history to indulge in. Good value for money. Allow at least 2 hours.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gertie524
Reviewed 12 November 2018

During our tour through the island, we visited this beautiful, lovely house with a great history. You can feel the passion and the attention that the owners invested in the decoration and maintenance of this amazing 16th century Maltese palace. It is the hidden gem...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The museum one visits today is the personal collection of objects acquired by and belonging to the present owners, who actually live here and in the building next door. So the house was initially not conceived as a museum. The elegant collection is housed in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank RexTsatsaroglou
Reviewed 7 October 2018

It's more than unusual to visit a house so well restored, and with such an eclectic collection of gems - and to be shown round by the owners (who are as charming - if not more so - than the house itself). We're so glad...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graham L
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We'd put this on our 'must visit' list for our recent stay in Malta and it more than exceeded our hopes. It's a phenomenal tribute to the taste and style of the owner with art, furniture and displays catching one's breath. Yes, there is an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Martin D
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience here with just another couple we had a great tour of the house by an excellent guide So much art ,furniture ornaments , delph cutlery from different parts of the world It was just breathtaking Imagine the owners still live...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Burningburns
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Extremely interesting - a gem not to be missed The guide was excellent , very knowledgeable about the history of the house and its collection

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mal186273
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We just happened upon this place whilst strolling through Rabat and rang the doorbell. The owner responded immediately and invited us to tour straight away. It was therefore a very private tour, conducted by the owner herself. A delightful and knowledgeable person who took the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Beamer23
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