Sixteenth century fortifications embrace the Grand Hotel Excelsior and its olive gardens making it the only five star property in Malta nestled within historic architecture. The hotel's prime location allows for easy access to all tourist locations around the Maltese Islands. The main bus terminus provides services to all towns and villages and is only a few minutes a ...way from the hotel. For the more discerning traveller the Grand Hotel Excelsior offers its own private tours with executive cars. Complimentary transfers to the city centre of Valletta are offered on a daily service at 10.00 hours and 18.00 hours.