Opening of 1st property: 115 The Strand Aparthotel
Previously, this hotel was a block of apartments offering 16 highly comfortable self-catered apartments with air conditioning and hotel services including a front desk and housekeeping. Facilities available in these apartments included a fridge, cutlery and crockery, telephone, radio, TV, and safe.
Refurbishment & additional floors at 115 The Strand Aparthotel
Following its refurbishment, 115 The Strand Aparthotel then offered a selection of 83 hotel rooms and apartments with leisure facilities – as well as Giulio’s restaurant, located on the rooftop. The highly-acclaimed restaurant, offered authentic Mediterranean food and breathtaking views of Marsamxetto Bay.
Opening of the cafeteria Bookbites Café
BookBites Café, located at the Strand between Gzira and Sliema, is was the first of its kind, a brand-new leisure concept on the local scene. A café-cum bookshop, where clients can relax, read newspapers, magazines or books, whilst enjoying the panoramic views of Gzira and Sliema Creek, over a coffee or a drink.
Opening of Nicethings Souvenir Shop
Nice Things is the ideal ‘one-stop shop’. Conveniently located right at the doorstep of the 115 The Strand Aparthotel, the shop offers all souvenirs and products that one may need during a stay in Malta.
Refurbishment of 115 The Strand Aparthotel
After having been open for almost 20 years, 115 The Strand Aparthotel was refurbished, and modernised features were added to the rooms to satisfy a new clientele.
Rebranding to 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites
Forever striving to exceed guests’ expectations, 115 The Strand Aparthotel further upgraded its facilities and rooms during a second refurbishment. The hotel was also entirely rebranded and renamed to 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites.
Opening of The Cumberland in Valletta
The Cumberland was a 16-room hotel, which, before being taken over by the Neu Collective family, had been closed for many years. The family bought it and, keeping the same name, created a stunning Art Deco styled boutique hotel of 23 rooms, now acting as one of Valletta’s beautiful landmarks.
Opening of Grana at 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites
Located on the ground floor of 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites, Grana offers a mouthwatering variety of Italian and Mediterranean culinary delights which will satisfy every member of the family. Offering everything from pizzas & pastas, salads, burgers & grilled meats, Grana’s relaxed and casual atmosphere is the perfect set-up for a great lunch or dinner.
Opening of Urban Rooms
Urban Rooms has been designed to offer all the facilities that a frequent traveller needs and desires. All rooms have a modern design with a pop of colour. A jacuzzi and kitchenette on the rooftop terrace are just two of the top-quality exclusive facilities that this hotel offers.
Refurbishment and rebranding of 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites
With a complete refurbishment of all its rooms, the creation of a spa with sauna, pool and hammam, an executive lounge located on the top floor, and a brand-new restaurant, 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites is confirming its landmark positioning on the Strand.
Refurbishment and rebranding of Bookbites, coffee & more
Selling newspapers, books, and stationary items, Bookbites offers the ideal place to enjoy a coffee and a tasty snack. Located on Strand, next door to 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites, this vibrant spot on the promenade is ideal for a bit of R&R, be it enjoying your own company or having a chat with friends.
Refurbishment and rebranding of Strand Suites
With the new Strand Suites, modernity and practicality are expressed. These 60 square meter apartments offer a bright and welcoming environment which will make it ideal for life and for a short stay in Malta.
Launch of Strand Café
This new jewel in The Neu Collective crown will be a hip place to enjoy all-day dining in a bright and stylish environment where tea and coffee lovers will certainly appreciate the vast selection!
Launch of the Beach Club Aqualuna Lido
The beach club is located on the strand, facing the 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites. Aqualuna Lido is jointly owned and operated by 115 The Strand Hotel & Suites, The Waterfront, and Bayview Hotel. The beach club will have an area for sunbathing, a wide pool and 2 restaurants, all offering scenic views of Marsamxett Bay.