Immerse yourselves into the hidden wonders of the Cottonera area

Useful Information

The perfect base for a short get-away. The Snop House is ideally situated to explore Malta’s rich history, culture, and gastronomy and to attend one of the many cultural events or simply relax and enjoy the “dolce farniente” atmosphere.


  • Cultural events

    All year round, you will find a wide range of events and activities from simple entertainments to cultural exhibitions, performances, and festivals. >. More information about upcoming events & activities is available on the official website of the Tourist Office and the regularly updated web site All Events.

  • Seasonal weather

    View the weather and temperature averages for Malta on this page. The Snop House is equipped with a floor heating system, insulation, double-glazing windows, and air conditioning to ensure our guests’ comfort in all seasons.

  • Ticket for Hypogeum

    Malta’s Hypogeum is one of the world’s best-preserved prehistoric sites. The complex of excavated cave chambers includes a temple, cemetery, and funeral hall. It is described on the World Heritage List as “a site that bears a unique testimony to a cultural tradition which has disappeared.” Note that access is limited to 80 persons per day. Visitors are advised to book as far in advance as possible to avoid disappointment. You can book online at

  • Activities

    We will be happy to arrange custom guided tours of the Three Cities, Valletta, and Mdina. We can also arrange safari jeep tours and boat trips to Gozo.


  • Continental breakfast at The Snop House

    In the morning, the guests are invited to make their way down to the ground floor dining room between 8:00 and 10:30 am for breakfast. The breakfast is self-service, and features fresh products grown and harvested locally in the Island Region of Gozo. Fresh baked French croissants and baguettes from the bakery (Rendez-vous by The Snop) integrated to the hotel will be offered to our guests for their breakfast. Visitors will sample a range of traditional marmalades and seasonal honeys renowned for their flavour. Enjoy our selection of coffees and teas which you are welcome to take outside to the romantic courtyard in warm weather.

  • Drinks at anytime

    Take advantage of the water dispenser on the ground floor, which offers a choice of still or sparkling fresh water at all times of the day. You may also help yourself to drinks at the honesty bar on the rooftop terrace, equipped with an awning, tables, and deck chairs where you can enjoy the majestic harbour and city views.


  • Free Wi-Fi throughout

    Communication is vital, especially when you are away from home. We have installed high speed Wi-Fi throughout our property. Make your stay comfortable without worrying about adaptors: for your convenience you will find, in your room and in the living space, international and usb plugs for use directly with your electronic devices.

  • Free internal & local phone

    Your room will be equipped with a local phone allowing you to be in contact with our support team, as well as with recommended restaurants and the taxi and rental companies that partner with The Snop House.

  • Smart working option

    Hold your important talks at our private meeting room Akhinepos on top floor of The Snop House with an easy access to our stunning room terrace. From remote teams gatherings to business negotiations, this is an elegant meeting space for a group of 4 persons maximum! For your comfort and convenience, coffee break packages with fresh croissanterie from our bakery next door are available. Ask us directly at your booking for availabilities and half-day rate.


  • Transportation

    The Snop House is situated fifteen minutes by car from the international airport (eight kilometres) and is easily accessible by public transportation (bus or taxi).
    Car: If you are driving, you can easily find a parking in front of The Snop House.
    Bus: The bus stop, thirty metres from The Snop House, is called Redentur. You can check your route on Malta Public Transport.
    Ferry boat: The ferry boat (a ten or fifteen minutes’ walk from The Snop House) operates between Valletta and Birgu. See the time schedule on Valletta Ferry Services.
    Taxi: For any pre-booking of a taxi, the phone in your room will allow direct contact with our dedicated taxi (capped price: 25€ for airport or the surrounds of Valletta; 30€ for Gozo ferry).
    We also suggest you download the apps of the cab companies operating in Malta (Bolt, Ecabs, etc.)

  • Outdoor

    Guests can enjoy outdoor space and the majestic harbour and city views that The Snop House roof terrace offers. This terrace is equipped with and awning, tables and deck chairs.

  • Luggage Room

    Whilst we have set Check-in and Check-out times, we more than understand that you may arrive early or have a late return flight from Malta. We are happy to store your luggage safely if required.

  • Guest directory

    In the guest directory in your room you will find a list of selected activities that you may find of interest during your stay. Our team will be happy to help. You can find the link to our Guest Directory here.


The booking process is very simple. Just click on BOOK NOW, and it will take you through a secure process.


  • Confirmation of your booking and access modalities

    As soon as your booking is made with your correct details (e-mail address, mobile phone number and payment details), you will receive a confirmation e-mail.
    Two weeks before your arrival, we will send you an e-mail with a summary of your booking and information about the electronic Bluetooth- key to be activated on your smartphone to access The Snop House and your room.

    If you do not have a smartphone, an access code for the main entrance keypad will be sent to you for a late check-in (after the opening hours of our reception) or an electronic card will be given to you on check-in to enable you to access The Snop House and your room.

  • Standard rate (refundable purchase rate)

    If you opt for this rate, payment in full is due 14 days before check-in.

    Free cancellation until 14 days prior to check-in.

    Any cancellation received within 14 days before check-in will be charged in full.

    We suggest to our valued guests to subscribe for a personal insurance, should they wish to cover the risk of non-refund within 14 days before check-in.

  • Non-refundable advance purchase rate

    If you opt for this rate, payment in full is due upon reservation.

    There will be no refund for cancellation whatever the reason (change of travel plans, flight or boarding issues, personal or professional causes, national or international issues, force majeure, unforeseeable events, pandemic, etc).

    We suggest to our valued guests to subscribe for a personal insurance, should they wish to cover the risk of a non-refundable booking.

  • General

    Due to the fact that we are a property with only six rooms, please appreciate that cancellations are taken seriously.

    A government eco-contribution of €0.50 per adult per night is payable at the hotel and is not included in any of our rates.

    When booking by other means than directly on our website, including on third-party websites, please check carefully the relevant cancellation policy. Please see your original confirmation for your option to cancel booking.

    All extra costs (taxi, booked tickets for Hypogeum, shows, or activities) can be paid by credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Diners International Cards).

    The property cannot accept children of any age below 12 years due to the nature of the place. MAXIMUM 2 GUESTS PER ROOM, NO EXTRA BED.