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The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux

5.0 of 5 Misrah il-Kunsill, Mdina, Island of Malta MDN 1050, Malta
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Xara Palace was a real haven for us during our family holiday this year. I can’t recommend this hotel enough – the 3 key benefits include; 1 The unspoiled / secluded location - Mdina is a small walled city, that provides only limited access to cars. This means it is extremely peaceful and private – even though it receives... More

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Sevres, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very warmful welcome from the General Manager Mr D. SPITERI who took our wishes into account so very perfectly, the kindness and efficiency of the whole staff and the excellent cooking at THE MONDION and also at the Trattoria, made our 4-days stay int he hotel so wonderful. The situation of the palace overlooking the whole landscape is extraordinary... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Xara Palace is a jewel of a hotel hidden in plain sight within one of the most atmospheric cities imagineable. Service was of the very highest standard. The staff were attentive throughout and dinner in the main restaurant was superb. The restaurant's location cannot be bettered. On our next visit to Malta we will certainly stay here - but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a superb hotel in the heart of Mdina, the ancient capital, try the Negronis here then go to Bacchus for dinner. When I win the lottery I'm planning on moving in. In fact, I'm going to go and buy a ticket now.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

The ambience of Xara is so restful you can't help but unwind. The panoramic views from the restaurant are equalled only by the quality of the food and the courtesy of the service provided. Mdina is a joy, particularly of an evening when the other tourists have left. We are saving up to return!!!

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We liked everything about this hotel, the warm and friendly staff, the hotel is elegant and extremely peaceful. The hotel is set inside Mdina city inside the bastion walls. A beautiful hotel with two excellent restaurants, the Trattoria at the side of the hotel was first class and we spent most of our evenings eating there. We visited Mdina for... More

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Paola, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Excellent hotel that offers a very unique experience to its customers. The rooms are amazing with unique decor and furniture and the service provided is one of the highest of standards. The Xara Palace provides for an excellent romantic escape. The staff were very helpful and kind and they fulfilled all my requests to help me with my wedding proposal.... More

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Ny,Ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We liked this hotel, although when we arrived, we discovered that the duplex room we reserved had the bathroom and bedroom on different floors. This was not acceptable to us (and never disclosed in the description of the room), so we asked to be moved. They were almost fully booked, so would only agree to move us to a higher... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed it. Very quiet location and lovely to walk around the city at night when it is quieter. The room was quite large and duplex with a sitting area up on a mezzanine. The hotel is very old and a bit quirky but that is part of the charm. Excellent breakfast each day... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

We have booked a late summer short break in Malta to get a little sun. The hotel is reputed to be one of the best on the island. We booked one of the rooms with a hot tub and balcony with a view. The palace is owned by a family and it is nice to see various objects and pictures... More

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Address: Misrah il-Kunsill, Mdina, Island of Malta MDN 1050, Malta
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Location: Malta > Island of Malta > Mdina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
The Xara Palace Relais And Chateaux
The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Hotel Mdina
The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Malta/Mdina

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