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Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels

3.5-star3.5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Microwave
50 F Sir Ponsomby, Gzira, GZR 1071, Malta

3.5-star aparthotel with outdoor pool, near St George's Beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • In-room childcare (surcharge)
    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Free WiFi
    • Microwave
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Restrictions related to your trip

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  • Close to everything we needed, beds were a little uncomfortable and very smallJun. 25, 2019
  • Phone didn’t work so couldn’t ring reception as had a few problems Had to walk to main…Sep. 9, 2018

Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels

from A$40
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Sea View
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Sea View
  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Studio Apartment
  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Sea View
  • Deluxe Apartment

What’s around Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels


  • St George's Beach - 31 min walk
  • Saint Julian's Bay - 15 min walk
  • Balluta Bay - 19 min walk
  • Sliema Ferry - 20 min walk
  • Sliema Promenade - 20 min walk
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens - 29 min walk
  • Lower Barrakka Gardens - 31 min walk
  • Malta Experience - 31 min walk

Getting around

  • Malta Intl. Airport (MLA) - 19 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 244 apartments


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Malta may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Please note that apartments are located in various buildings 0.2 miles (350 meters) from the main building.
This property does not have an onsite dining venue. Guests have access to meal service (surcharge) at a partner hotel located 400 yards (356 meters) away.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare*


  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Onsite parking limited

  • Offsite parking nearby (EUR 8 per day; reservations required)

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English, Italian, Maltese, Russian.

At the aparthotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
Things to do
  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 904
  • Conference space size (meters) - 84
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4
  • Lift
  • Rooftop terrace
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Maltese
  • Russian

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels’s small print

Also known as

  • ST Blubay Hotel Apartments Gzira
  • Aparthotel Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels Gzira
  • Gzira Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels Aparthotel
  • Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels Gzira
  • Blubay ST Gzira
  • Aparthotel Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels
  • Blubay Apartments
  • ST Blubay Hotel Apartments
  • Blubay Apartments ST Hotels
  • Blubay ST
  • ST Blubay Hotel Apartments
  • ST Blubay Gzira
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  • Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels Aparthotel
  • Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels Aparthotel Gzira
  • ST Blubay
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  • Blubay Gzira
  • Blubay Apartments Malta/Il Gzira
  • Blubay Apartments ST Hotels Gzira


Pool access available from 10 AM to 6 PM.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned, and disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Destination fee: EUR 0.50 per person, per night

Cash deposit: EUR 100.00 per accommodation, per stay

Pet deposit: EUR 100 per stay

Optional extras

Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 8 per day

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 15 per day

Safes in guestrooms can be used for EUR 2.5 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 6 for adults and EUR 3 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 20 per vehicle (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels

  • Does Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is there a pool at Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10 AM to 6 PM.
  • Are pets allowed at Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    Yes, cats and dogs stay free. A deposit of EUR 100 per stay is required.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Brew (5-min walk), The Grassy Hopper Gzira (7-min walk), and Black Gold (7-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is EUR 20 per vehicle one way.
  • Is there an onsite casino at Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels?
    No, this aparthotel doesn't have a casino, but Dragonara Casino (10-min drive) is nearby.
  • What is there to do at Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels and nearby?
    Have fun with nearby activities like cycling and hiking. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the aparthotel's other amenities, which include access to a nearby outdoor pool.

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 198 reviews

Very good 8.0
Adequate, clean, relatively comfortable.
It was clean and relatively comfortable. The 24 hour checkin at Blubay (in Ponsonby St) is about 500 metres from the apartment I had, but my accomm. appeared newer than the Blubay building. The pool is at Blubay so you have a walk to use that with accompanying annoyance of moving gear etc. It is not that great anyway. And there is a sign which says "no swimwear only" during that walk (I presume the Maltese are a little less liberal than Aussies on that issue, esp. re ladies). Further annoying was front desk support, the phone contact with reception appeared not to work to solve little issues. I just asked the poor old cleaning staff on hand, god bless them. The wifi worked and the daily cleaning was good (they do not supply washing up gear or a teatowel, unless you ask the cleaning staff, and even then it seemed to be a non-management approved favour). Ponsonby bus stop was a 7 min walk, again from the Moroni apartment block, not Blubay from which it is closer. A decent (non-mini) supermarket is about 20 mins walk.
K N, au4 night trip
Very good 8.0
Malta holiday
It was near shops and transport. It was close to the sea
au2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Amazing part of Malta. The staff were wonderful. Room always clean. Best place to stay.
Stephen, au12 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good Location lot of food shop around
M, gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
great value
Friendly staff and clean rooms
Dylan, gb4 night trip
Very good 8.0
The original apartment we had was not very satisfactory or what was expected. But after we made this clear to management, we were able to change for a much better apartment. Very pleased with the service received overall. Although would have helped to know services such as Sauna was chargeable before hand. Otherwise, overall we had a pleasant stay.
BW, gb5 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
One of our best accomodations ever
Our stay was excellent. The property exceeded our expectations. Great value for money and the location of the property was great. 2 min from the bus station and close to major landmarks. All staff was very helpful and kind and the place was clean and very well equiped with everything you need. I would totally recomand staying at any of their properties as they have multiple hotels and apartments. Really nothing to complain about.
Damian, us7 night trip with friends
Very good 8.0
Great Stay for the price
The apartments are actually spread around near the main building and you are taken to your building once you have checked in. We were staying in a lovely big apartment wiht balcony which was excellent value for the price we paid. There was no pool or restaurant in our building so I feel the images are a bit misleading. The bathroom and kitchen were fitted to a high standard. There is no washing machine in the apartment but there is a wonderful laundry service on Sir Ponsonby Street where you can drop your stuff off in the morning and they will wash it and dry it for you the same day for €8 a load. There are lots of little mini supermarkets around, some wont take cards so be aware. Wifi reception was excellent and really appreciated. The reception staff were extremely helpful and very hard working. thank you
Tania, ie3 night trip
Good 6.0
't expect much, nothing great except the location.
I don't generally write reviews but thought it was worth my time and effort to do so this time. Let me start with the positives first: 1) Great location - but don't expect views or rooms as shown in the pictures on their site. Walking distance to bus stops, cruise harbour, restaurants and shops. 2) Apartment size was good and spacious 3) Some of the staff - especially the house keeping very friendly. Now the negatives: 1) The apartment was not clean and had several issues, like ACs not working in 2 of the 3 bedroom units. Finally Alex, the manager changed our apartment and the fortunately this all all ACs were working. 2) The kitchen lacked basics - for an apartment of 6, we had only 3 plates, no glasses for drinking water. The cooker was faulty and everytime we started the oven, the lights would go off the circuit breaker tripped. 3) All rooms have singled beds and the staff join 2 beds to create a double bed. No proper duvets provided despite the cold weather and what they term is blankets are actually polyester throws we use in UK. Mattresses are very bad and all of the us severe back ache every morning when we woke up. 4) The phone in the apartment was not working and despite several complaints, it was not fixed. 5) We had electricity issues in the complex when there were no lights in the apartments. No emergency lights provided. 6) House Keeping staff not provided with gloves by the hotel management. Hence they don't clean the basin and toilets well.
gb6 night family trip
Very good 8.0
The wiew makes all the money
Wiew from the balcony is wonderful. Big living room with a small kitchen where the water has no pressure. Main bedroom cold because of the air conditioning not working. Bathroom from the main bedroom was from the north pole. Both bathrooms need repairs. Beds was OK to sleep on. Second bedroom if you open the window all the smell from the Turkish restaurant from the bottom of the building is coming in.
gb11 night family trip

Blubay Apartments by ST Hotels