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Comfort Ortigia - Shared Apartments

Photos show samples of available rooms. Fixtures, fittings and sizes may vary.

Accommodation Includes

  • Communal Kitchen
  • Communal Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi facilities
  • Bed linen provided
  • Mixed gender apartments (single gender in twin rooms)
  • Apartments are cleaned on a weekly basis; in between weekly cleaning, students are expected to keep their apartments in an orderly manner, including washing their own dishes and removing garbage.
  • Iron and ironing board available in each apartment.
  • Washing machines available in every apartment.
  • ‘Pay-per-Use’ air-conditioning facilities are available in the apartments.
  • Bath towels are provided
Bathroom Type
Board Status

Description of accommodation

Ortigia Apartments consist of a block of 10 apartments providing a great community to meet other students. There are 7 apartments which have 3 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms, 2 apartments which are 2 bedrooms/2 bathrooms and 2 apartments which have 1 private bedroom; all accessible by a lift. Each apartment is fully equipped with kitchen including oven, hob, toaster and fridge freezer, living and dining area with cable TV, shower room and bedroom. Each apartment also has a balcony.

Description of local area

Ortigia apartments enjoy a fantastic location less than 10 minutes’ walk from EC Malta. Within walking distance from the apartments, one can find St. George’s sandy beach, Bay Street shopping complex and Malta’s entertainment capital providing a large variety of restaurants, nightclubs, shopping, cinemas and a bowling alley. Local amenities including a supermarket, meat shop, pharmacy, stationary, bank and postal services are all within easy walking distance.


Ortigia Apartment,

Emergency Number

+356 9946 7078


Throughout the year

Arrival and departure

  • Arrival day: Saturday / Sunday 
    Departure Day: Saturday / Sunday

Journey to school

Approx. 10 minutes on foot

Airport Pickup

If you have booked accommodation with EC then you are entitled to an airport transfer. Students who book airport transfers will be met at the airport by a member of our EC Team to be taken to your accommodation. Students staying in EC residences whose flight arrives Saturday or Sunday will be taken to EC Malta for a short introduction and to collect thei apartment keys. For more information please see: Arrival and Departure Procedures at EC Malta


  • Mixed gender apartments (single gender in twin rooms)
  • Smoking is STRICTLY not permitted in any part of the apartment
  • The one bedroom apartment has a private kitchen and lounge area for students living in that apartment. It is ideal for students who do not want to share bathroom/kitchen facilities.
  • Credit card authorisation will be taken upon arrival at school and will be used as a form of deposit against any damages. If you do not have access to a credit card, then a cash deposit of Euros 100 will be taken and returned on departure date (providing no damages have been found)
  • Euro 5 or Euro10 air-conditioning usage cards can be purchased from the EC Reception at School. The cost to the student for AC usage is Euro 0.23 per hour