Our opinion… Classical features with a modern twist give this property a unique and contemporary design. One of the most recent 5 star properties to be built on the island.
Location... High Street, Sliema. This boutique hotel is located in a quiet area of central Sliema yet within walking distance of shopping centres, restaurants, cafes and a long stretch of rocky beach. Valletta, the capital, can be reached by ferry (5 mins walk from hotel) or a fifteen minute bus ride.
Accommodation… 155 rooms offering the latest design in furniture and amenities. Medium in size, incorporating a very modern and stylish bathroom with double basins. Dark woods and a rich colour scheme used for decor. All units include WIFI service and plasma screen TV, most rooms have their own private terrace.
Our opinion… A great hotel in a fantastic position overlooking the glorious blue waters of the bay.
Location... St. George's Bay, STJ 3301 St Julian's. Hotel is situated at the water's edge, 200 metres away from the sandy beach of St. Georges Bay.
Accommodation… The 193 rooms are in very good condition, all with sea views. The hotel offers all the facilities clients would expect in a property of this standard. Decor varies but modern throughout with light and bright colours predominately used.
Our opinion… This Mediterranean-style hotel welcomes families and has a range of facilities to help make your stay a relaxing one.
Location...Tourist Street, SPB1024 St. Paul's Bay. Everything you need in one place, both in the hotel and in the surrounding area. The nearest sandy beach is just 150 metres away.
Accommodation…295 rooms are modern and comfortable, in Mediterranean colours.
Facilities… The children can have fun at a daytime club (only open during school holidays) while you spoil yourself in the Spa. It offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and a Moroccan-style spa complete with hot tub and steam bath.
Guests can enjoy a family evening meal in one of the 3 restaurants.
Our opinion… A quality hotel noted for its luxurious blend of Victorian decor and gracious Mediterranean hospitality.
Location… Gorg Borg Olivier Street, SLM 1807 Sliema. This superior classical hotel is located on a quiet street in the heart of the fashionable town of Sliema, walking distance from the seafront promenade and close to the most popular restaurants of the island.
Accommodation… Rooms are elegantly decorated, medium in size and kept in a very good condition. All equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, hair dryer, DD telephone, mini bar and safe. Bathrooms complement the style of the room.
Our opinion… A lovely hotel in a great location.
Location… Located along the promenade of Qawra, enjoying spectacular views of the Mediterranean and within walking distance from shops, bars, restaurants, and a sandy perched beach.
Accommodation… There are 458 comfortable guest rooms at the Seashells Resort at Suncrest in Malta, all with a satellite TV, fridge/freezer, air conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
Facilities… The hotel has 4 restaurants with menus varying from local cuisine to other Continental dishes. A pizzeria and cafeteria are also available at the resort. A BBQ restaurant offers outside dining and is open seasonally. Furthermore a complete leisure and fitness centre is situated 150 metres away from the hotel and includes a floodlit tennis court, massage parlour, and sauna.
Transport… The nearby bus terminus serves routes to the island's main attractions
Our opinion… Located in the heart of Qawra, this hotel offers high quality and friendly service to suit all guests.
Location… The Hotel Santana is located on the Qawra peninsula, at the St. Paul`s Bay seaside resort, within two minutes walk from a 1.5 mile stretch of promenade. Qawra hosts a number of shops, supermarkets, restaurants, bars, a cinema and a casino as well as a vast array of water sport facilities.
Accommodation… Rooms come with air conditioning, direct dial phone, television, mini bar, radio and hairdryer
Facilities… The hotel has two restaurants and a cafe. The main restaurant serves meals in a buffet style offering a tempting variety of quality regional specialities. Traditional Italian food is served in the Trattoria.
Transport… The bus terminus is just a 5 minutes walk from the hotel with direct bus rides to all parts of the island.
Our opinion… Set in a relaxing and tranquil area of the island, this hotel enjoys spectacular views of the bay whilst being very close to all the attractions in the north.
Location... Adenau St, Mellieha. Built on the sides of the Mellieha valley, the hotel enjoys views of the Parish Church, the popular Mellieha Bay, the sister islands of Gozo & Comino and the village centre which offers a vast choice of shops, bars and restaurants, all within a 200 metre walk.
Accommodation…91 rooms are tastefully decorated and have standard features such as air-conditioning, satellite TV, Radio Alarm Clock, Room Safe, tea & coffee making facilities and may have a balcony or terrace.
Our opinion… A great value hotel offering beautiful views overlooking the old fishing harbour at the waters edge of St Paul's Bay.
Location... Church Square, SPB 3256 St. Paul's Bay. The Gillieru Harbour Hotel is on the seafront in St. Paul’s Bay. A 5-minute walk from the shops, restaurants and bars of Bugibba. The casino is 10 minutes away on foot.
Accommodation… 74 air-conditioned rooms, bright, modern and most have balconies.
Facilities… The restaurant specialises in fish, and serves both local dishes and international cuisine. In addition to the restaurant, Gillieru Harbour Hotel features an outdoor pool, poolside bar and a bar/lounge.
Our opinion… Built in a traditional Maltese style, this wonderfully elegant hotel, perfectly situated in Mellieha offers a great option for relaxing and enjoying some of Malta's few sandy beaches.
Location... George Borg Olivier Street, MLH 1021 Mellieħa. Perched on the terraced hillsides, there are some great views to the north of the island, whilst an array of shops, bars and restaurants surround the hotel.
Accommodation…170 rooms, all spacious, elegant and air conditioned, the rooms come with satellite TV and free coffee-making facilities. Some overlook the sea, garden, or city.
Our opinion… The charming Plevna Hotel is just 500m from the centre with wonderful array of shops, bars and restaurants.
Location... Hughes Hallet Street, Sliema. Situated in a quiet residential area in Sliema, yet only 5 minute walk away from the lively Sliema centre. The capital city of Valletta is only a short bus ride or ferry ride away whilst the old city of Mdina, Rabat, Mosta, St Paul’s Bay and other towns and villages are all accessible by bus.
Accommodation…100 traditional style rooms.
Our opinion… A great value, well located hotel.
Location... 50 South Street, VLT1101 Valletta. Set within Valletta's ancient fortifications, cafes, shops, restaurants, St John's cathedral, the grand harbour and museums are a very short walk away from the property.
Accommodation…All 63 rooms at Hotel Osborne come with air conditioning and a flat-screen TV.
Facilities… A cosy bar and buffet restaurant. The small rooftop dip pool offers great views.
Transport...The nearest bus stops and ferry port for Sliema are 5 minutes' walk away.
Our opinion… Small, traditional style hotel. Friendly and helpful staff.
Location... 348 St Paul's Street (corner Castille Square), VLT 1211 Valletta. Hotel Castille is 5 minutes' walk from the Triton Fountain in Valletta's main square.
Accommodation…38 air conditioned rooms, comfortable with private bathroom.
Facilities… De Robertis rooftop restaurant and La Cave wine cellar and pizzeria in the basement.
Transport...Valletta's main bus terminus is 5 minutes away on foot and has buses to Malta Airport. Sliema Ferry Terminal is a 5-minute drive away.
Our opinion… Good value accommodation.
Location... St. Aristarcus Street, Bugibba SBP 02. The hotel is located north of the island in the touristic village of St. Paul's Bay. The popular Bugibba Square with its bars, restaurants, clubs, casino, rocky and sandy beach are all within walking distance. Local attractions also include Mediterraneo Marine Park and Rotunda.
Accommodation…84 comfortable rooms.
Facilities… The Hotel has its own restaurant and poolside bar. It also owns O'Connors, the Irish pub next door, a popular venue all year round among locals and tourists alike. Breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet style are served in the Cromwell Restaurant.
Our opinion… Situated on the Sliema waterfront, 115 The Strand Hotel enjoys spectacular views of Valletta.
Location...115 The Strand, GZR1027 Il-Gżira. Close to Bisazza Street, National Museum of Archaeology, and Great Seige of Malta and the Knights of St. John. Also nearby are St. Johns Co - Cathedral and Malta Experience.
Accommodation…72 apartments and hotel rooms
Facilities… On The Strand's panoramic top floor you will find a roof garden, a whirlpool, and a restaurant with bar.
Transport... Regular bus services to Valletta and other places of interest are situated just outside the hotel. The ferry stop is also nearby.