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Diplomat Hotel Malta

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   173, Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta 1609, Malta
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I have just returned from a week at the Diplomat, staying on a half board basis, something I would not normally do but it was my first visit to Malta and had no idea what to expect. The restaurant is a self service buffet but I would suggest that the food is more on the level of a 1950's factory... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stay in this hotel in May 2013.We booked this hotel becouse we want a room whit see view , the view was on the sea but just a corner of the room( we ask a confirmation forthis kind of room).The room was very basic,old furniture. We send a mail to ask direction , we raceived a answer "you can... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel had a good location and well supplied by local buses. The staff were friendly and the hotel very clean and breakfast was good. But very disappointed with the noise levels - we had to sleep the whole week with our ear plugs in even when we moved rooms further to the back of the hotel.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from 11 nights at The Diplomat (part work, part leisure). I would certainly recommend it, especially for the following reasons: location; sea views; price; transport links; friendly staff; cleanliness; gym. Having travelled through most of Malta, I think the Diplomat is the best located hotel on the island. It is on the seafront in the upmarket Sliema district,... More

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Sliema, Malta
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a week half board at this hotel with a sea view room included. First impressions were OK but it doesn't really have the appeal of the photographs on their web site. The room we were given for our first night was a side room with a view on the building next door. When we complained we were given... More

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Devizes
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5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very comfortable stay. Good-sized rooms, well cared for and clean. Breakfasts well laid out and the service was excellent. Very convenient for bus services - to Valetta and to Mdina. Sauna in the basement and swimming pool on roof.

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London, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the hotel with a friend whilst visiting Malta. It is a nice hotel, they have good sized rooms, clean and tidy. The room had a television, a fridge and a mini bar. The bathroom was nice and spacious too. The staff at the hotel were helpful easy to contact. The hotel also had a 'library' which consisted... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located alongside the seafront at Sliema, the hotel has all facilities needed for a good stay. Room was very clean with excellent facilities except for TV channels - which were not as advertised in the hotel brochure, but you don't go to Malta to watch TV! Location excellent for cheap Malta buses which are appallingly crowded. Also good for local... More

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Sliema, Malta
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16 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Diplomat for almost 4 weeks after a cancer treatment, and already before my stay I was exceptional happy with the fast responses, the girl Grazielle in the sales department, seems like she were replying/working around the clock. The hotel is old, and worned, but the friendly faces in the reception makes up for it. Plus the... More

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

This was our first visit to Malta and so we stayed only one week to have a look around the island and Gozo. We selected the Diplomat because its location gave us easy walking access to the sea front and then to St Julians, Sliema centre, etc. We could not have chosen better. The diplomat is a smallish, cosy, intimate... More

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Also Known As:
Diplomat Hotel Malta Sliema
Address: 173, Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta 1609, Malta
Location: Malta > Island of Malta > Sliema
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Sliema
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sliema
#9 Luxury Hotel in Sliema
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Diplomat Hotel Malta 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Diplomat Hotel is situated on Tower Road prestigious seaside promenade in the heart of Sliema, well known for its extensive range of activities. The main bus route to Valletta, the capital city, Paceville/St.Julian's etc runs outside the hotel.In front of The Diplomat Hotel, just below the promenade, a pleasant rocky beach is ideal for sun bathing, swimming and practising water sports. A sandy beach is within walking distance.Theme bars and restaurants, shopping malls, designers boutiques and the Dragonara Casino are available nearby. The rooms have FREE Wi-Fi, satellite TV, air conditioning and a tea/coffee making facilities. Rooms full or lateral sea views. Room Service is available from 0630 till 0130The Hotel has recently undertaken refurbishment of the majority of the hotel rooms and bathrooms, lifts and reception/lobby. ... more   less 
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