€43M Luxury Retirement Village nearing completion
AX Holdings today announced that the €43M Hilltop Gardens Retirement Village in Naxxar is nearing completion and will soon be opening its doors to the public in November, this year. During a press conference, which was attended by Hon. Konrad Mizzi – Minister for Energy and Health and Hon. Michael Farrugia – Minister for Family and Social Solidarity, it was explained how, this is a new concept to the Maltese islands, that addresses a growing need and recognizes the valuable input that the elderly make to society.
Mr. Angelo Xuereb, Chairman, AX Holdings said that, “…no expense has been spared in making sure that The Hilltop Gardens Retirement Village is the best retirement option in Malta. The Village offers a vast choice of independent living arrangements with 133 deluxe luxury apartments and penthouses, spread over a 17,000sqm, all surrounded with extensive views, and beautifully landscaped areas.”
Within the same development, Hilltop Gardens also has a licensed Simblija Care Home to cater for higher dependency patients requiring short term respite services or long term care. Convalescence, rehabilitation and palliative care services will also be catered for by the professional multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals within the Village. Moreover the Care Home includes a purposely built dedicated Memory Support Unit for persons with dementia as well as physio-hydrotherapy pool and physiotherapy hall.
Ms. Jacqueline Camilleri, CEO explained that Hilltop Gardens has been designed to address the changing needs and dependencies of the elderly. “Our ethos is entirely based on flexibility, choice and individual needs. This means that there’s no one size fits all but that a tailor-made care plan is set up for each and every resident; this changes over time depending on a resident’s current situation and circumstances.”
Facilities also include, a fitness centre, a library, a superbly designed water chapel, a restaurant backed by a fully fletched in house kitchen, a billiard room, a crafts centre, darts room, multipurpose hall, a wellness spa including an indoor heated pool, an outdoor swimming pool with jacuzzi and relaxation area, children’s indoor and outdoor play areas, a convenience store and a hairdressing salon, transport services to the Village core, garden allotments as well as a clinical centre including a wide spectrum of services, amongst others, a treatment room, dental clinic and a 24 hour General Practitioner (GP) Services.
The Hilltop Gardens Retirement Village is set to open its doors to the public in November.