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Casa Bernard

46 Triq San Pawl, Rabat, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2145 1888
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A blissful walk in the past

Casa Bernard is a fantastic place, in my opinion it's a must-visit, if you are in Rabat. It has an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
say_mooo
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Switzerland
Wonderful tour and lots of interesting information from Georges

It was just the 2 of us. Georges was incredibly gracious and informative. This house has been... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
chitownsam
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Average3%
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“family home” (9 reviews)
“the owner” (30 reviews)
“old house” (6 reviews)
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46 Triq San Pawl, Rabat, Island of Malta, Malta
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+356 2145 1888
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"family home"
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"the owner"
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"old house"
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"private tour"
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"private home"
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"beautiful house"
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"ring the doorbell"
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"antique furniture"
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"her husband"
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"noble family"
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"personal touch"
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"present owners"
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"beautiful collection"
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"house tour"
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"different eras"
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"very interesting tour"
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"restored to its former glory"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Casa Bernard is a fantastic place, in my opinion it's a must-visit, if you are in Rabat. It has an impressive collection of artworks and the people showing you around are either the owners themselves or a lovely old lady. You'll have a real feel...More

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Georges Alexand... M, Owner at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review of Casa Bernard, Rabat.We are so pleased that you were satisfied.The Casa Bernard Team works hand in hand and take turns in doing the tours, so as not to be tired,impatient and snappy.The three of us do the tour with...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was just the 2 of us. Georges was incredibly gracious and informative. This house has been in his family for years and was decorated with a plethora of family heirlooms from both his and his wife’s side, including pictures of their ancestors. Georges knew...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

If you want to get a real sense of what life was like in a small Maltese Palazzo, you won't do better than this. We (6 of us) rang the bell and the owner, Josette Magri was able to give us a private tour. She...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

My husband and I enjoyed a fascinating tour around Casa Bernard with the owner Georges, two weeks ago. The house is a real treasure trove of beautiful items, which have been collected by the family over the generations. It was very obvious how much love...More

Thank AnneGO256
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Georges Alexand... M, Owner at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Naughty, Anne!One day I will tell you in your ear!

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I do my best giving feedback in English. On our arrival we were immediately invited to a tour, no waiting time, no appointment needed. After room one (entry hall) another couple arrived and joined the tour(what they'd missed was added at the end of the...More

Thank Fanie R
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Georges Alexand... M, Owner at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for your encouraging comments which we really appreciate. The Casa Bernard Team

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

What a fantastic experience! I discovered this place through an article on Social Media and immediately booked a guided tour for my family. The house is packed with history, backed with collections of paintings and memorabilia, some dating back to the 14th century. My 2...More

Thank Andrew M
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Georges Alexand... M, Owner at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for your comments.We are so glad that visitors like you are satisfied with the cultural experience that Casa Bernard offers, a reflection of a genteel Maltese way of life spanned across the past centuries.Our efforts have produced a result that is admired by...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This sixteenth century small 'palace' is amazing - full of wonderful pieces of furniture, silverware and paintings. The owner showed us round herself and we felt honoured to be in her private house. It was an oasis of calm compared with the noisy tour groups...More

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Georges Alexand... M, Owner at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

My wife and I usually do the tour ourselves , taking it in turns, and sometimes, in our absence , a colleague, a retired teacher, helps out, with great enthusiasm.We find that this personal touch is very appealing to the visitors, contrary to the impersonal...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We've been meaning to visit many times but there's so much to see in Rabat and Mdina we just ran out of time. This time we were determined to go in. We did. Absolutely fabulous. It's a blast from past to the present. If you're...More

Thank Duncan P
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Georges Alexand... M, Public Relations Manager at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you for your kind comment.Glad to know that you appreciated the guided tour of the house so much.We always try to give visitors a cultural experience of the Maltese way of life through the ages, something they really enjoy.

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a tour and warmly welcomed by Frances. She did an excellent job explaining the home and the collection of works inside. We also enjoyed chatting with one of the owners as well. Well worth the stop!

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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Francis gave us an entertaining historical narrative of the house and it's owners. At the end we got to chat with George, the owner. A wonderful insight. Go for it!

Thank Manfred W
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Georges Alexand... M, Owner at Casa Bernard, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Hi there! So glad you enjoyed the guided tour round the house.We appreciate feedbacks from satisfied visitors and strive to offer quality time connected with Maltese culture through the ages.

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