malta poker events 2022

Top poker events in Malta in 2022

  • Apr 19, 2022

...three major poker events!

Malta has long been known as a hotspot for entertainment. With a wide range of activities packed within its 316 km², Malta is undoubtedly the most popular poker event destination in the Mediterranean. And as events are back on the table, poker fans will be pleased to learn that Malta will host three major poker events this year. Keep reading to learn more about them!

Battle of Malta 2022 

InterContinental Conference Centre, St.Julian’s – April 20-26, 2022 

Battle of Malta is designed for low- to mid-stakes poker players, and is an annual no-limit hold’em poker tournament. This Mediterranean poker battle began in 2012 and is now one of Europe’s most popular stand-alone events. The spring 2022 edition has a minimum guarantee of €500,000 and will take place at the InterContinental Conference Centre in the nightlife hotspot of St Julian’s. 

The Poker One by Stanleybet 5th Edition

Portomaso Casino, St.Julian’s – June 9-12, 2022

The fifth edition of The Poker One – organised by Stanleybet and Portomaso Casino – will take place in St. Julians in June. Hundreds of poker players will gather to compete for a guaranteed prize pool of €300,000. 

Malta Poker Festival 2022 II

Portomaso Casino, St.Julian’s – October 24-31, 2022 

The Malta Poker Festival takes place over a whole week this October. This week will bring together many poker players from different nationalities. Moreover, it will also serve as a way for poker players to network and compete for a guaranteed prize pool of €500,000. In addition to the festival, there will be several other activities, including a grand finale party.

Where to stay?

Thinking about participating in one of these poker tournaments, but don’t think St. Julian’s would be your cup of tea? Then you should definitely consider staying in Valletta – just 20 minutes from St. Julian’s by car or taxi. 

Casa Ellul is a luxury boutique hotel just a stone’s throw from Valletta’s main attractions. In addition to a highly personalized service, Casa Ellul serves as a safe haven where you can strategize and relax before your games. Pick-up from Casa Ellul is easy, so you can get to the event locations in no time!