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16th – 20th Sep 2021 | Malta

Joris Voorn, Kölsch, Marcel Dettmann and 8 other new artists, and two new stages! Sign up for exclusive on-sale information.

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Malta’s explosive culture. A stacked lineup of over 50 artists. It doesn’t get much better than this.
4 days of open air & boat parties
8 curated stages across the city
Daily kick off at 4pm.
Dedicated techno line up
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18+ only. Flights and transport not included.

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  • Marco polo party hostel terrace
    marco polo party hostel dorm
    marco polo party hostel private room

    Basic

    Who wants in on the action at a great price? The adults-only Marco Polo Party Hostel is tailored for travellers who like to have everything going on right at their fingertips. From private dorms to bunk with mates or private suites, each room choice keeps you connected with your group, with quirky shared kitchens and . The rooftop terrace is a great place to enjoy a drink and BBQ, and the hostel has all the links to things going on in Saint Julian’s. There’s also 24-hour security so you’ll never have to worry about getting back before curfew, and services to suit everything from baggage to laundry.
    2-person rooms from 299 € pp.
    6-person rooms from 279 € pp.
    12-person rooms from 249 €pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Hostel Malti terrace
    Hostel Malti kitchen
    Hostel Malti room

    Basic

    Just half a km from Spinola and within a short walk from restaurants, Hostel Malta offers cosy accommodation with a sundeck, outdoor pool and jacuzzi. Each furnished room has climate control, safes, WiFi, bathrooms and a fridge, and if you need dinner at short notice, there’s a cafe right on site. The communal kitchen is great for whipping up a meal, and there loads of chill-out spots to meet like-minded people.
    2-person rooms from 299 € pp.
    6 & 8-person rooms from 279 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Topaz outside
    Topaz Pool
    Topaz room

    Standard

    The 3* Topaz Hotel sits in a quiet part of St Paul’s Bay, directly between the main square and the seafront.
    It operates a buffet restaurant, sun terrace, hairdresser, massage parlour and two pools so you can choose to either indoor heated dips or outdoor cool-downs.
    All rooms are airconditioned and come complete with fridges, safes, kettles, free WiFi and TVs, ranging from pool-view choices with balconies to a regular option that doesn’t scrimp on space.
    Triple rooms from 269 € pp
    Double rooms from 269 € pp
  • St george reception
    St george pool
    St george room

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    Minutes away from some of Malta’s popular tourist destinations and surrounded by the beaches of St. Julian’s Bay, this 3* boutique hotel has a vibrant, urban vibe, a central location and a wallet-friendly price.
    The hotel has both an indoor and outdoor pool (and bar), sundeck, breakfast buffet, a lounge and laundry service.
    The rooms have extra-large windows, as well as free WiFi, walk-in showers and balconies, depending on your choice. There’s also self-catered options for those who fancy their own kitchenettes.
    Quad rooms from 299 € pp
  • Hotel Valentina pool
    Hotel Valentina room
    Hotel Valentina room2

    Standard

    Trust us on this one - the stylish Hotel Valentina is a magical choice for those wanting a great space to relax and enjoy the sea. With direct access to the beach and right within the vibrant neighbourhood of Paceville, you can either step just outside or explore indoors to get your social fix. The botanical-themed bar is a popular ambient spot especially once the mood lights emerge, and at the top of the hotel, the rooftop pool boasts fresh drinks, snacks and limitless views of the skyline. And there’s no dirty games with missing sleep either, because the rooms are completely soundproofed, fully kitted and each with their own balconies overlooking the bay area.
    2-person rooms from 399 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 369 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • The Maltese Sun outside
    The Maltese Sun room
    The Maltese Sun terrace

    Standard

    The refurbished Maltese Sun is a historical converted guest house that has all the style of classic Malta with a modern edge. With Mediterranean decor, a sundeck that offers magnificent views of the city and continental breakfast, the townhouse has all the service to match its great location, just yards from the beach and with lots of useful shops nearby. Each room comes kitted with private bathrooms, marble floors and soundproofing, as well as basic kitchenware.
    2-person rooms from 379 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 359 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • AX: Sunny Coast Resort & Spa pool
    AX: Sunny Coast Resort & Spa lounge
    AX: Sunny Coast Resort & Spa room

    Standard

    Located on the coastline of Qawra, this resort offers self-catered apartments giving total freedom, with guaranteed sunset views, spacious living areas and all the added benefits of hotel service. Enjoy regular housekeeping alongside the various facilities, including the spa, gym, indoor and outdoor pools, as well as the close proximity to the countless restaurants, gastropubs and social spots just a short walk away. 
    3 & 4-person rooms from 389 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Salini resort infinity pool
    salini resort room
    salini resort lobby

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    Set in an accessible part of Salini Bay, the Salini Resort commands spectacular open views of the sea. This stylish 4* hotel is decorated with the natural earthy tones of the Mediterranean, with ambient, timeless rooms that offer ample space, bright interiors, private balconies, minibars and ensuite bathrooms. The rest of the resort is brimming with facilities, with highlights including an endless continental restaurant, a renowned bistro, and a carefully crafted lounge bar. If you’re looking for even more leisure, the adults-only lagoon-style pool has some great cocktails delivered straight to your sun lounger, and the spa is open all day with a gym, steam room, jacuzzis, and holistic therapy.
    2-person rooms from 389 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 329 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 289 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Labranda Riviera hotel and spa pool
    Labranda Riviera hotel and spa room
    Labranda Riviera hotel and spa reception

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    The 4* LABRANDA Riviera Hotel & Spa overlooks the charming Marfa Bay in one of the best-preserved countryside areas in Malta. Its quiet location, comfortable rooms, Spa, three bars and three restaurants (feel free to have cuisine ordered poolside!) make this a perfect place to help you relax and unwind. Its ideal location by the sea caters for two sea-water outdoor pools as well as Karaiba Pool for adults and an indoor sea-water pool. If you need some pampering, check out the spa with its massage therapies and treatments.
    2-person rooms from 379 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 359 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 349 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • AX: Seashells resort at suncrest pool
    AX: Seashells resort at suncrest terrace
    AX: Seashells resort at suncrest room

    Premium

    Since its inception, this leading 4-star Qawra hotel has kept its traditions of hospitality with indoor and outdoor pools, a spa, gym, and even a watersports centre. Apart from offering unobstructed views from most of its rooms, the hotel’s prime location on the Qawra Waterfront, makes it a convenient walking distance from the area’s popular destinations. The resort boasts prestigious rooms, the majority with balconies, and with a range of amenities including free WiFi, coffee machines and large showers.
    2-person rooms from 359 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 389 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Bora Bora Ibiza Beach Resort pool
    Bora Bora Ibiza Beach Resort party room
    Bora Bora Ibiza Beach Resort room

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    The newly launched Bora Bora Resort takes Ibiza’s famous vibe and fuses it with Malta’s irresistible charm.
    With an ethos fixed firmly on music and pool-side partying, the adults-only 4* resort features a large open-air stage, various entertainment venues, continental and buffet dining, a pub, outdoor pool, cocktail bar and fitness centre.
    The modern rooms all have 40 inch TVs, ensuite bathrooms, minibars and blackout curtains – plus great balcony views either of the city or the pool.
    Standard double pool view rooms from 649 € pp
    Superior quad urban view rooms from 499 € pp
    Pool party quad rooms with terrace from 649 € pp
  • Hotel Argento bar
    Hotel Argento  pool
    Hotel Argento room

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    Directly next to the scenic St Julian’s promenade and just a stone’s throw from popular social spots and the beach lies the 4*  Argento Hotel, a quiet modern boutique property that nails the relaxation/activity balance. If you want to laze about, there’s a city-view rooftop pool and an international-cuisine restaurant, while the fitness centre is a go-to between outings. The rooms are all personalised with quality amenities, including a minibar, Nespressos, french balconies/windows (depending on your budget), and immaculate ensuites.
    2-person rooms from 399 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 469 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Cavalieri Art Hotel pool
    Cavalieri Art Hotel terrace
    Cavalieri Art Hotel room

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    The 4* Cavalieri Art Hotel is a classic establishment set in a quiet area of the popular St Julian’s Bay. An ideal choice for those who want to escape the mad world with a more chilled vibe between outings, most of the rooms purposefully look out towards the sea, with ensuite bathtubs, private balconies and ample space. There’s no smoke and mirrors with this choice - it has a practical setting but still allows you to wind down peacefully, as well as a fitness studio, an indoor and outdoor pool, an alfresco bar and two esteemed restaurants.
    2-person rooms from 499 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 479 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Number 11 room
    Number 11 lounge
    Number 11 room

    Premium

    No bartering skills needed here - Number 11 gives you cosmopolitan style and a high end experience without having to settle for less. With luxe, modern interiors and featuring its own rooftop terrace and pool, this revolutionary hub has all the bells and whistles for affordable indulgence. The rooms take ease and style as their main focus, with understated designs, large TVs, rain showers and free WiFi, while the restaurant hosts an expansive range of Hispanic/American cuisine and intimate spots for those effortlessly casual evenings.
    2-person rooms from 579 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 499 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • H Hotel room
    H Hotel balcony view
    H Hotel reception

    Premium

    Directly connected to its sister - Hugo’s hotel - via a bridge, the 4* H Hotel is a high-tech build with vibey rooms and dark decor. Each room option comes with state of the art features, including electronic blackout curtains, walk-in rain showers, infinity mirrors, pillow top mattresses and hypoallergenic bedding. The club restaurant is renowned for exceptional gastronomy, as well as its outdoor pool that offers magnificent views of the skyline.
    2-person rooms from 599 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • AX: The Victoria Hotel pool
    AX: The Victoria Hotel outside
    AX: The Victoria Hotel room

    Premium

    The 4* Victoria Hotel revels in comfort and charm with the loyal staff’s help embracing a harmonious feeling of the homelike environment. Elegant rooms, luxury Spa Facilities and free Wi-Fi are there for ultimate convenience. With a classic atmosphere, an outdoor pool, and a grand bar and restaurant that upscales traditional decor to a luxury experience, the rooms are the cherry on the cake with plush furnishings, graphically-built bathrooms and sophisticated details.
    2-person rooms from 499 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Hugo's Boutique Hotel room
    Hugo's Boutique Hotel pool
    Hugo's Boutique Hotel room

    Premium

    Outlandishly glamorous - Hugo’s Hotel offers an interplanetary experience far beyond the norm. Right in the entertainment district of Malta, this 4* spot has dramatic decor, bold features and a futuristic vibe. Discover a cosmic array of activities throughout; conjure infinity at the private infinity pool, bliss out down at the spa, or experience cutting-edge tech in the spacious rooms. The gastronomy also has an exceptional reputation, with a dedicated whiskey lounge, cosy restaurants, sumptuous buffets and refreshing poolside dining.
    2-person rooms from 699 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • The George pool
    The George room
    The George lounge

    Luxury

    The George is a 4* boutique designer hotel that is a catalyst for relaxation. Situated in the beating heart of St Julian’s, you can easily dance between party destinations, while the sky lounge on the top deck offers unbeatable views of the area. Dim the lights in the romantic rooms and explore their deluxe facilities, from the private balconies and walk-in showers to the unbelievable beds. Restore your flow of energy at the indoor heated pool, sauna and spa, or fuel keeping your eyes wide open at the lobby bar with its pre-dinner cocktail menu, late breakfast spreads and authentic lunch options.
    2-person rooms from 599 € pp.
    3-person rooms from 499 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 459 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Marina Hotel outside
    Marina Hotel pool
    Marina Hotel room

    Luxury

    Kick on and on for as long as you fancy - the 4* Marina Hotel within the 5* Corinthia Beach Resort is at the epicentre of the action. With a full Drumcode takeover stamped for approval, this resort will have bass, kickdrums and more rattling throughout every corner. Enjoy a night in the life of the label’s closest family under a panoramic skyline, or take your pick out of the 9 dining spots - a Mediterranean bistro, a homely cafe, a seafront restaurant, an all-American grill, a pool-side haven and a caviar experience are just some of the things on the menu. The rooms are all flooded with natural light, as well as contemporary bathrooms, glorious balconies and comfy beds.
    2-person rooms from 699 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 499 € pp.
    3-person suites from 799 € pp.
    4-person Presidential suite from 999 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.
  • Radisson Blu pool
    Radisson Blu lounge
    Radisson Blu room

    Luxury

    There’s no time to defeat and retreat at the Radisson Blu Hotel. With high-class facilities on offer within this resort, it’ll be hard not to remain here for your entire trip. Overlooking the marble sea, the complex feels like a luxury retreat, with a complete spa and four delectable restaurants on site offering everything from locally-sourced seafood to laid-back outdoor spots and global cuisine. The rooms are suited to those who enjoy neutral, relaxing palettes and understated design, with classic beds, powerful showers and balconies to watch the time fly. What else would you need?
    2-person rooms from 729 € pp.
    4-person rooms from 549 € pp.
    3-person suite from 999 € pp.
    All prices include include entry to the festival for 4 days.

Line-Up

Landing in September we takeover the Island with 4 days dedicated to techno and 8 curated stages featuring 40+ artists from the Drumcode family and beyond.
You must be 18+ by the date of travel and you will need valid ID to gain entry to events included in the itinerary
Drumcode Malta Festival 2021 COVID-19 Response Plan
FAQs
Frequently asked questions about the trips available on Pollen
Once you pay your deposit the remaining balance will be distributed evenly across monthly payments. Your final payment will be 60 days before departure. Your payment plan start date can vary depending on your deposit date. Please check your payment plan summary when you pay for your trip.
In addition to hand-picked accommodation (some with breakfast included), you'll have access to incredible clubs, unique experiences and much more.
Flights, and other transport (i.e. transfers) are not included. You are responsible for your own travel arrangements.
VISA, Mastercard, AMEX and most popular card providers. You also have the option to only pay a small deposit now and the rest later.
Please note that you will NEVER be asked to make a bank transfer – payment is always only by card. If someone asks you to make a bank transfer, please contact enquiries@pollen.co immediately.
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All trips are covered by our COVID-19 Money Back Guarantee. Please review our Pollen Promise here.
Yes! Travel insurance is a requirement under our Booking Conditions. As well as providing financial protection in case things go wrong during your trip, travel insurance will also mean that you have cancellation cover if you can’t go for certain reasons. Travel insurance policies can be very complex so we’d recommend that you do your research and carefully read policy documents to determine what is/isn’t included.
No. All tickets sold for a trip available on Pollen may not be sold or transferred to another person. 
If someone has attempted to sell you their ticket, or a fraudulent ticket, please contact enquiries@pollen.co immediately.
Your deposit secures your spot on the trips with high demand. Deposits are non-refundable.*
*See the Booking Conditions for the limited circumstances where you are entitled to receive a full refund of all monies paid.
Once a booking is confirmed we are unable to make any further changes, such as adding more travellers to your trip, and/or changing the type of accommodation you have chosen. Please review the details of your booking carefully before proceeding to make a payment, as we make this information visible at the final stage of our checkout process.
You’re still able to update the basic details of your booking (name, phone number and date of birth) as well as your card payment information. You can do this by logging into your account via event.pollen.co.
The festival will be split across two sites on alternate days, with each site containing three stages for you to explore. We’ll announce more details, including day splits and set times, in the lead up to the festival.
Events will start each day at 4pm and run through until 4am.
One festival wristband will give you access to both venues across the four days. Boat parties are an optional extra that you can choose to add on to your package if you wish to do so. These will be an additional cost and available at a later date. We’ll be releasing more information on these, and how to book them, very soon.
Yes, if you wish to arrive early or extend your stay after the days of the festival, please reach out to the hotel you’re booked with and check their availability on the days either side of the festival.
Yes, a very limited number of party passes are available. This will give you access to all the events over the four days (excluding boat parties).
Our hotels, and many others, are mostly based in: - Sliema - Valletta - St Julians - Buggiba/ Qwara
These are all a short travel distance from Gianpula and UNO, where the festival will take palace.
We advise having your entire group organised before creating your booking, to avoid making last minute changes. Please reach out to us at enquiries@pollen.co if you have any questions about an existing booking.
Events start on Thursday 16th and finish on the evening on Sunday 19th - you’ll want to organise flights to arrive on the 16th (as this is the day you can check into your accommodation) and fly home on Monday 20th. There are no events on this day.