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Akwador Guest House

Vajrita Street c/w Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 3320, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014
653Peter Haarlem, The Netherlands
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

What a very nice and relaxed place to stay. Larisa and Neill are the perfect hosts. Everything has been very well taken care of. The cleanliness, breakfast, hospitality, comfort: not to mention the view! Thanks again (we'll tell all our friends whenever they want to visit Malta) Marianne & Peter Harmsen Holland.

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Peter & Marianne, Thanks for taking time to write a review and for recommending us to your friends. As you know we have only been here 1 year and it is important for us to build a reputation - reviews like yours go a long way to establishing it. We certainly appreciated your visits and the terrace conversations! Hope... More

Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My wife and I stayed for a couple of nights and wished that we had stayed longer. Accommodation was good, the hosts were very welcoming and helpful and we certainly would recommend it to others without hesitation.

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the good review Tom. We are pleased you both enjoyed your stay - hope to see you return next year, maybe a tad longer this time? More

N Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

A big thank you to Neil & Larisa for their attentive hospitality at Akwador. Your customer service was excellent and really appreciated Neil facilitating a trip to St Peter's Pool, providing chairs, sun umbrella and water noodle! Futhermore, Neil willingly shared his personal knowledge in relation to places of interest to visit and also where to obtain delicious food locally.... More

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Joan & Sandie, The place is a tad quieter since you two left us! :-) Thanks for placing a great review. We always encourage suggestions and positive feedback so we welcome your comments about offering guests a place to freshen up. We DO have a staff toilet with basin sink which we offer to guests who have checked out... More

Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We found the perfect spot! Marsascala, in my opinion, is the most picturesque place in all of Malta, and the Akwador Guest House has the finest views of this picture postcard bay. Neil and Larisa are wonderful hosts, and if anything, the guest house is underpriced. Even before we came, they were very quick to respond to email, and answer... More

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Cathy & Ian, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We discussed the 'underpriced' bit when you were here and we are still feeling our way in terms of offering good value. Maybe we could charge more, but there are little areas we personally want to improve on and until we have done so, we don't feel justified... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Before coming, we read several excellent reviews on different websites about Akwador but we didn't actually expect anything special as the fare was pretty affordable. When we arrived, we were warmly welcomed by Neil and Larisa. They even let us check in one hour before the scheduled time. The room and the common areas were clean and tidy. There is... More

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Yu & Gio, Thank you for the great review! Quite descriptive and useful for other guests. We wish you could have stayed longer too! Larisa and I put a lot of effort into making a guest's stay as pleasant as possible however it is always nice when we get feedback because it means we are doing it right. Once... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Excellent location, stay ,hosts, just everything was amazing very welcoming couple showing us everywhere and everything Neil even went out of his way to buy me sweetners for my tea and cereals, just could not fault akwador would defo stay again

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Wendy & Gary. Many thanks for taking time to complete reviews - certainly appreciated. We are really pleased your stay was a good one and the fact you would come again if you ever come back to Malta is brilliant news to us. You are both very welcome. More

Telford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Stayed here in August 2014. The guest house is a short walk from the bars and restaurants along the promenade. We were in room 23 which is the nearest one to the breakfast area, but weren't woken by other guests using the kitchen facilities. The maids were very thorough and both our room and the kitchen area were spotless. The... More

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you both back next time you are in Malta. It is always a challenge to please those who are not 'first timers' to Malta, so we are very pleased that we ticked all the right boxes for you! Hope too that you manage... More

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Absolutely brilliant hosts!! Couldn't have asked for better.Maid service was brilliant.Spotless clean room.Great view of the harbour.Anyone stopping in Marsaskala should definetly stop at the Akwador.Highly Recomended.

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Keith, thanks for the great write up. For someone who loves Malta and wants to 'chill out', we try to provide the idea place from which to do it from. We are fortunate with the views, but we are pleased you picked up on our other passion - a clean room! I will pass your comments onto the cleaning staff... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

After spending a week here with the magnificent weather 🌞☀️ with a stunning view over the harbour, sadly we have to return to rainy Scotland ☔️☔️, so sad 😢😪to be leaving this wonderful place, the cleanliness and service in Awkador has been fantastic, putting many hotels to shame. We will definitely return next year, Neil and Larisa have been excellent... More

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Alex & Brenda! The place 'isnee' the same without the tones of Radio Glasgow coming from the roof terrace! You were both great sports and the type of easy going tourist we like to accommodate. So pleased you had a good time, and more than pleased that you want to return! You know where to find us -... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We come there for two nights. The room is very clean and light. All accomodations. The hotel is well located in the city, we take a full breakfast on the guesthouse rooftop in front of the harbour :) The owners arz very nice and convenient they can bring you to st peter pool with towels etc. And bring you back... More

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Neil J, Manager at Akwador Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for placing a great review. Yes! We have noted that our 'services' were rated a little low and have made an effort to assist our guests to get to the 'out of way' places like St Peters Pool which is not serviced well by public transport. We are glad you felt that was worth €8, for hire of... More

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Address: Vajrita Street c/w Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 3320, Malta
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Location: Malta > Island of Malta > Marsascala
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Number of rooms: 6
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