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Standard The Olives Shared Apartments

EC Students Only

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

Accommodation Includes

  • Communal Kitchen
  • Communal Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Bed linen provided
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Cleaning service provided
  • All apartments are accessed by lift
  • Fans
  • Security
Number of Bedrooms
Type of Room
Single / Twin
Bathroom Type
Board Status

Description of accommodation

The Olives Apartments consist of two (2) apartments with three (3) bedrooms and two (2) bathrooms in each apartment. Maximum capacity is six (6) students per apartment. Each apartment is fully equipped with a kitchen that includes an oven, hob, microwave, toaster and fridge freezer. Living and dining areas include cable TV. This accommodation is recommended for students 18-29 years of age (although 30+ can also book this option). Apartments are mixed gender. This accommodation is exclusively used for EC students.

Description of local area

The Olives Apartments are located in a fantastic area which is less than 15 minutes away from EC Malta and the area’s main bus terminal. Within metres of the apartments is St. Julian’s centre where there are many shops such as the Bay Street shopping complex. St. Julian’s is Malta’s entertainment capital, providing a large variety of restaurants and nightclubs. Other entertainment venues include a cinema and a bowling alley. Local amenities include a large supermarket, bank and postal services, all within easy walking distance.


Apt 3/4,
Triq Forrest,
St Julian’s

Emergency Number

+356 9946 7078


All year round

Arrival and departure

  • Arrival day: Saturday / Sunday
    Check in time: 2:00 p.m. or later
    Departure day: Saturday / Sunday
    Check out time: 10:00 am

Journey to school

Approx. 15 minutes walking distance


Cancellation prior to arrival

Students cancelling or postponing fewer than 14 days before arrival will be charged a one-week accommodation fee at the standard accommodation rate and the accommodation placement fee.

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give notice in writing four (4) weeks prior to termination. After deducting the price of accommodation used, including the required notice period charged at standard accommodation rates, students will be refunded the remaining accommodation costs. If the four-week notice period is not provided, a cancellation fee equal to four (4) weeks of the accommodation cost will apply.

Airport Pickup

Arrival and Departure transfers are included free of charge when booking course and accommodation with EC.

Arrival Procedures

Students staying in EC residences whose flights arrive Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. will be taken to EC Malta for a short introduction to the school. Important first day information and access to apartments will be given. A driver will take the student to the apartment with a member of staff who will show the student the apartment and complete a checklist. Students whose flights arrive outside of these times will be greeted at the airport by an EC member of staff. A driver will then take the student directly to the residence.


  • Mixed gender apartments (single gender in twin rooms)
  • Apartments are cleaned once per week. In between cleaning, students are expected to keep their apartments in an orderly manner, including washing their own dishes and removing garbage.
  • Bed linen, one (1) bath towel and one (1) small towel are provided. However, students should bring their own beach towels. Bed linen is changed once per week.
  • Heating in winter can be used free of charge; however, heating must be turned off when no one is in the room. During summer, a ventilator is provided in every bedroom. A/C is available at €5 per day per bedroom. A €20 refundable deposit will be collected for the remote control.
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited in the apartments.
  • Credit card authorisation will be taken upon arrival at school and will be used as a form of deposit against any damages. If students do not have access to a credit card, then a cash deposit of €100 will be taken and returned on the departure date (providing no damages have been found).