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AX The Saint John - 1000 Guest

AX The Saint John Welcomes Its 1,000 Guest

AX The Saint John, located in the heart of Malta’s capital city Valletta, welcomed its 1,000 guest on Tuesday 17th April 2018. Having only opened in August 2017, with an occupancy of approximately 20 rooms, this achievement is an incredible milestone for the boutique hotel.

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AX The Saint John - Ms.Xuereb and Guest

Becoming a firm favourite in the capital

Almost five months after opening its doors, AX The Saint John boutique hotel in Merchants Street, Valletta, is becoming a favourite stay with locals and tourists. The inauguration of AX Hotels’ latest project took place in September but the first guests were welcomed prior to opening night. Its first guest was Flavio Huber, who lives in Zurich.

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St.Johns Co Cathedral

The St John co-Cathedral Gets a New Façade

Restoration works have come to an end on the new façade for the St John’s co-Cathedral. Being the year for the European Capital of Culture, Valletta is undergoing constant renovations and upgrades to its buildings and architecture.

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Valletta Opening

Valletta 2018 Official Opening

It's the year for the European Capital of Culture and events are slowly kicking in. Valletta is at the forefront of it all. The official opening is going to take place in the capital from the 14th to the 21st January. It’s the perfect time to explore and visit the capital.

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World Cup

World Cup Trophy in Malta

The Fifa World Cup Trophy will be displayed in the capital city of Valletta next year as part of the celebrations for Valletta 2018. This was announced on Facebook by V18 chairman, Jason Micallef. Mr Micallef confirmed that the World Cup Trophy will be in Valletta and that this is a unique opportunity for all football fans to view the trophy before the World Cup in June 2018 in Russia.

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AX The Saint John


Merchants Street was in full-on celebratory mode on Friday 29th September as AX Hotels officially opened its first hotel in Valletta, AX The Saint John. The unveiling of this hotel showcased the new lease of life that has been given to a historic 17th-century building and its transformation into a #smart space for smart #people.

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AX The Saint John - Chris Paris

#AXTSJ_Valletta in a Nutshell

Mr Chris Paris, Director & Group Estates Manager, illustrates the challenge to design a space that meets the needs of the discerning guests that choose to stay at the boutique accommodation for both business travelling and leisurely stays.

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