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Id-dar - Historic Rabat and Mdina, the authentic Malta!

Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Rabat, Island of Malta
Enjoy authentic local charm and live in Rabat’s historic centre just 10 minutes from the ancient city of Mdina. Experience Malta like a local in this typical Maltese apartment complete with original patterned tiles and colourful wooden windows! You will be surrounded with historic attractions along with some of the best restaurants on the island. This idyllic location is very central and very well connected, making it a perfect base to explore Malta and discover its treasures.

The space
The apartment still retains the original character of historic Maltese homes: High ceilings with iron beams, colourful windows overlooking the historic narrow street and original Maltese tiles.

Guest access
The private 1 bedroom apartment is located on the 1st floor and includes:
• An open living/dining area with a kitchen.
◦ Sofa that transforms into a...
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Listing #FKN6963525
About the Owner
Andre B
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
Interaction with guests
Before your arrival I will send you a detailed guide with all the insider tips about Rabat and the surrounding area. The guide includes arrival details, restaurant recommendations and interesting sights. I will do my best to greet you personally to show you around the apartment. If we can't meet in person, I will send you self check-in instructions. After you check in I will leave you to enjoy your holiday. I am however always available to answer any questions you might have.
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

I was impressed with the apartment and it was furnished to a very high standard. Andre was a very pleasant host and provided lots of useful information about the area when I arrived but after that was very unobtrusive. The apartment is right in the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank richyc905
bugtravels, VR Owner at Id-dar - Historic Rabat and Mdina, the authentic Malta!, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Dear Richard, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience. I am really glad that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your kind comments, it was a pleasure meeting you and welcoming you in my home. I am also very happy that...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

A charming apartment of a 16th century house situated on one of the oldest roads of Rabat which is the 'suburb' of the walled city, Mdina (occupied since antiquity); and where I found the people to be kind, generous and peaceful. Spotlessly clean and well...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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bugtravels, VR Owner at Id-dar - Historic Rabat and Mdina, the authentic Malta!, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Thank you for your review Ann. It was equally a pleasure meeting and hosting you and Michael. I am really glad that you found the location convenient to explore the island. Rabat offers so much in terms of history and charm and its central location...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Andre's apartment was perfect for our short stay in Rabat. It was only minutes walk from all the cafes and restaurants. The several historical and cultural sites we planned to visit were very close as well. The apartment was very clean and well cared for....More

Date of stay: October 2017
2  Thank ThomasM9018
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Eco-tax of €0.50 pp/pn not included. ID for all guests may be requested at any time. No third party bookings. Only booked persons allowed. Respect neighbours & keep noise levels...
    1 Shower
    1 King
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: R 3 227 / stay - Deposit
  • Changeover fee: R 645 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The apartment is located in a typical narrow winding side street in the historic centre of Rabat, one of the top tourist attractions in Malta. Just 150 meters from the Rabat main square! The neighbourhood is full of Maltese character with its typical village feel, churches and limestone houses with wooden balconies. Grocery stores, bakeries, fruit and vegetable shops, pharmacies, restaurants and cafes are conveniently just a few meters away. The central location of Rabat makes it a perfect base to explore Malta.
Getting around
Due to its central location, Rabat is one of the best connected villages on the island. The apartment is located just a short 8 minute walk from the Rabat bus interchange. From the bus interchange you will be able to reach many places of interest by public transport.

There is also the tourist Hop On and Hop Off Bus that tours round the island and a Train tour that takes you round Rabat and its surroundings.

If you are exploring the island by car, parking on the streets nearby is free of charge.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Malta International Airport: 9.0 km
Ferry: Cirkewwa: 19.0 km
Take the X3 bus from the Airport and stop at the Rabat Bus Interchange. From there its an easy 8 minute walk to the apartment.

Car hire or taxi service is also available from the airport.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 9.0 km.
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