Portomaso Marina Malta: a Five Gold Anchors Destination
Portomaso Marina was the first Malta Marina to receive the Five Gold Anchors Award, a prestigious award granted to select marinas by The Yacht Harbour Association. The Yacht Harbour Association is a prominent organisation that was established to develop the marine industry by specifically supporting Marina members of the British Marine Federation. The award is recognised worldwide so international associations of luxury yachters consider this award as a guarantee of excellence.
Boatcare Trading Ltd is the official operator of the luxurious Portomaso Marina Malta, which includes the 5-star Hilton hotel, Portomaso Casino and the Portomaso Business Tower.
Portomaso Marina, Malta’s only five-star marina, is managed by Boatcare Trading Ltd. Privately owned, its three basins boast 1.6km of waterfront, and space for 110 fully serviced berths. The stern-to berths are divided between those for motor boats, sailing boats or small pleasure craft. This Portomaso Marina is the only eco-friendly marina with a car-free, peaceful and clean environment. The area is very regularly patrolled by the very helpful marina staff and security.
Being situated in the heart of St. Julians, the list of things to do here is endless! Portomaso Marina is within walking distance from Paceville. Shops, casinos, pharmacies, banks, post offices and a multi-storey car parks are all surrounded by the Marina, adding comfort and value. One can also easily berth a vessel and check into one of the many hotels that St. Julians has to offer. There are also many top-class restaurants where one can savour various cuisines like as Italian, Chinese,Thai and Japanese specialities.
The Portomaso Marina forms part of Portomaso residential complex. This top residential and commercial property is centrally located and is Malta’s most demanded address. Forming part of this complex is the Five-Star Hilton Hotel, with its numerous facilities, private beach clubs, a conference centre, shops, health and fitness centres, tennis courts, exquisite restaurants and much more. A classy casino is also situated within the complex.
Also housed in one of the highest peaks of the island’s 24 storey landmark is Malta’s most stylish wine lounge – Level 22. This exclusive lounge and club is located on the 22nd floor of the Portomaso Business Tower and offers a unique relaxing experience.
Portomaso Marina is situated at the mouth of St Julian’s Bay and is very well sheltered as it is protected by a solid breakwater. Boatcare’s Portomaso base is right on the quayside at the centre of the Marina, where we also run a chandlery shop and office.
We also offer a highly reliable and complete customer service and are proud to state that we have always managed to surpass our esteemed clientele’s expectations for anything their boat may need from time to time. Whether it’s regular yacht washing, maintenance or a complete refit, we can do it all and this is what makes us one of the most renowned yachting companies on the island!
Making Portomaso Marina your port of call or base will surely set your bar of standards to a higher unprecedented level.
Portomaso Marina Coordinates: 35° 55.3′ North – 014° 29.7′ East
Eating out at Portomaso
Caffe` Portomaso is located just below the Portomaso Business Tower and offers the perfect relaxation spot for shoppers, sightseers and the business community. It is very popular as a lunch venue, and specialises in tasty sandwiches, pies, hot snacks, pizza, pasta, cakes and ice-creams.
Sale e Pepe is an Italian Restaurant offering a delectable selection of Mediterranean and Italian dishes, served in beautiful surroundings. This is the ideal location for a delicious yet affordable meal, enjoyed indoors or al fresco.
Marina Terrace Pizza is a casual yet stylish Pizzeria specialising in foccacias, wraps, homemade beef burgers, salads and scrumptious pizzas. The restaurant is ideal for quick, light lunches.
Zen Japanese Sushi Bar & Teppanyaki was Malta’s first Japanese and sushi restaurant and is still widely regarded as the best for Japanese cuisine in Malta. Specialities include miso soup, sushi, sashimi and tempura, as well as traditionally cooked fish, meat and vegetarian dish.
Zeris Restaurantoffers spectacular views of the open sea and the Portomaso Marina. The chef patron and his team at Zeri’s restaurant offer consistently excellent food together with a superb service and there is no surprise that they won numerous awards in the past years.