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Summer Sun at The Phoenicia Malta

Summer Sun at The Phoenicia Malta

Lounge by the infinity pool, soak up the sun, enjoy delicious food washed down with an exotic cocktail.

For the first time ever, we are excited to announce that The Phoenicia Malta opens its beautiful poolside to you for this Summer. The Bastion Pool area is an oasis of calm and relaxation with magnificent views of the Marsamxett Harbour and Valletta’s ancient bastion walls.

Poolside at The Phoenicia Malta

Full-Day Access 10.00 – 18.00
Monday to Friday at €60 per person
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays at €70 per person

Half-Day Access 14.00 – 18.00
Monday to Friday at €30 per person

This access includes:

Use of the infinity pool
A cushioned sun lounger and shared umbrella
Pool towel
Indoor changing facilities with showers
The entrance fee is fully redeemable on food and drink for the Bastion Pool Bar & Restaurant throughout the day

Relax and unwind on one of our luxury Gazebos for the day and you dip in and out of the infinity pool. These stylish loungers seat a maximum of 10 persons each and are available by reservation only. This space is available from Monday to Sunday at a minimum spend of €500 per gazebo redeemable on food and drink. A 50% deposit is required upon booking for the Gazebo Lounge.

Kindly note that Poolside access is restricted to adults only (18+).

Charges do not apply to hotel residents. 

Bookings are required. Government Vouchers are accepted. 

Dine at The Phoenicia Malta

As the summer days press on, step out of the rush of city life and into the tranquillity of The Phoenicia Malta’s gardens. Within the peaceful grounds and shelter of the fortification walls of Valletta lies the Bastion Pool Bar & Restaurant. This summer, relish in al fresco dining and delectable cuisine while watching the sun set over Marsamxett Harbour.

Whether you fancy a morning coffee as you catch up on the daily news, a relaxing lunch with friends or a romantic dinner with your partner, the heavenly setting of the Poolside at The Phoenicia is a must for your summer season.

Opening Hours:
Daily 10.00 – 18.00 (kitchen hours 12.00 – 17.00)

For further information or assistance please email or call +356 2122 5241



Calamari fritti, garlic mayonnaise (Gf) €14

Assorted Italian salami, smoked date purée & grissini €12

Local red prawn & tomato brushcetta €12

Halloumi fries, homemade tomato ketchup (V, Gf) €8

Hummus with olives and grissini (Vegan) €7

Bagna Càuda & crudities (serving minimum two persons) €9/pp

Carpaccio of the day market price



Caprese Tomato, Burrata, rucola & basil (V, Gf) €15

Greek Salad Romaine lettuce, green peppers, cucumber, olives, cherry tomato, red onion, feta cheese, oregano dressing (V, Gf) €13

Caesar Salad Romaine lettuce, anchovy, parmesan, homemade Caesar dressing, croutons €11

Add: Grilled chicken breast €6

Niçoise Salad Baby gem lettuce, fresh tuna, tomatoes, black olives, hen’s egg, red onion (Gf) €21



Seafood & Iranian Saffron Local red prawns, prawn butter, octopus, mussels, clams, basil (Gf) €20

Spiced Aubergine & Chorizo Chorizo sausage, spiced aubergines, cumin butter, pangrattato €15

Tomato & Goat Cheese San Marzano tomatoes, goat cheese, basil, chives (V, Gf) €14


Meat & Fish

Grills: Served with Rucola salad, parmesan, cherry tomato, balsamic dressing, fresh lemon

Beef Ribeye 300gr (Gf) €28

Beef Fillet 250gr (Gf) €33

Beef Tagliata 350gr (Gf) €26

Surf & Turf (fillet of beef & local red prawns) (Gf) €40

Chicken Spatchcock (Gf) €22

BBQ Pork Ribs Half or Full Rack – 19-Spice rub, fennel & apple slaw (Gf) €21/26

Fritto Misto Sea bream, calamari, tiger prawns, asparagus, zucchini, garlic aioli (Gf) €30

Sea Bream al Cartoccio Braised red peppers, olives, anchovy, garden mint (Gf) €26

Selection of Fresh Fish & Shellfish market price

All the above dishes are served with French fries & seasonal vegetables



Homemade Beef Burger 200gr Brioche bun, romaine lettuce, tomato, red onion, smoked cheddar, French fries €18

Indian Spiced Onion Burger Brioche bun, onion bahji, raita, tomato, hummus, French fries (V) €14


Sides & Sauces

Mixed leaf salad €2

Seasonal vegetables €3

Peppercorn sauce €3

French fries €3

Caper & raisin condiment €2

Mushroom sauce €3


Desserts (Served in Jars)

Double chocolate mousse (Gf) €5

Mango & coconut posset (Gf) €4

Tiramisu €5

Red fruit Sundae €8

Seasonal local fruit (serving minimum two persons) (Gf) €8 per person

Selection of ice cream & sorbet €3 per scoop