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The Riviera Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Marfa Bay, Mellieha, Island of Malta MLH02 , Malta
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

After open surgery 4 weeks ago, a 5 day break was booked for me at this hotel.It is just what I needed but not what I expected. The hotel was excellent even though a mix up was made on our room, it was rectified quickly. The staff were so attentive and couldn't do enough. Lorraine and her team in the... More

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25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is located in an fairly out of the way location and at first you might think it's going to be hard to go anywhere from there.However, it's right across the road from the Comino ferry,a short bus ride from the Gozo ferry and there's a bus stop close by where you can get transport all over the island,... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear EvelynL Thank you for your review of Riviera Resort & Spa and the time you have stayed with us.. I am happy to read that you found the Resort to be in a “very good location and very handy for the buses”. . The wonderful views of the cliffs of Comino and Gozo are regularly commented upon favourably whilst... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was gorgeous, room was spacious and clean and I asked for a room with a bath and got one immediately. Food is excellent! The indoor and outdoor pools are lovely and very big. Very busy hotel but it never feels too crowded. Staff was very helpful. Great place for a romantic getaway and not to mention incredibly priced!... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gabrielle B Thank you for sharing your review and for us to learn your reply on your “ Amazing Weekend Break ” short vacation at Riviera Resort . I am happy to read that the facilities along with our location ticked all the boxes for you. Your overall trip up North and more importantly Riviera Resort & Spa seems... More

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
8 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Riviera resort 5 times since 2001. In the past I would have rated it as five stars, however, there were some problems which means it drops a star this time. Each time I have stayed in the penthouse suite with Jacuzzi on the balcony. This time the sun loungers, sun shade, and Jacuzzi were all in... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear starflowershel Glad to see you are home safe and sound, Thank you for sharing your “relaxing” review 83rd, must or may be the record with fellow Trip Advisor reviewers along with the staff and management of Riviera Resort & Spa. Its great you had an overall enjoyable Holiday whilst staying with us on vacation for the 5th time. All... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hi I am not one of the usual holiday makers who spend my time writing reviews on everywhere I go. Frankly I think a lot are sad acts who have boring lives....particularly when you read them drone on and one and on about Trivia !.and minute boring details that upset their holiday. Anyway no more boring chat from me....I will... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear lorraine h. Thank you for sharing your positive feedback and the comments you mentioned can be very true and on occasions make people like myself think twice about what we read and actually sometimes do wonder why certain people will go on vacations at all. Your recent Holiday reads was a great stay .I’m happy to read you and... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel was situated in a picturesque area over looking Gozo, there is a ferry crossing a short distance away, and a another Hotel Ramia Hotel that you can visit. It is a little out of the way if you like to be within close distance to nightlife but there are buses at the end of the road which offer... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear tinawest5 Thank you for sharing your 12th review and for taking the time to spend it on Riviera Resort and Spa. I would like to inform you that we are a 4 Star resort and it is a pity that the impression you were given from your travel agent was that we are 5 star. This may be the... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

well this is our 4th stay at the Riviera we absolutely love it here! I read the reviews on here and I am shocked what people say! The food is amazing and would always kindly make us nugget & chips for our little boy Alex! The staff are all amazing starting from reception the lovely Mary always there for a... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear nicky1252 Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent Holiday which was your 4 stay and it reads it was a great stay .I’m happy to read you and your partner had a great vacation. It’s also great to read that you found all the facilities as you had expected and found members of the staff to be... More

Manchester
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights all inclusive on a bargain break via a deal website. If you pay little expect little and that's what we got! First the negatives....On arrival we were not made welcome by the reception staff who at all times during our stay remained miserable and unhelpful. The restaurant was like the army canteen, the staff were miserable... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sorrentosarah Thank you for your 12 th review of Riviera Resort and Spa. I have learned that in your opinion the value for money was only average with good facilities, poor food and we are sorry that it was not to your liking along with all the beverages you mentioned, Should you have discussed these during your short time... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
20 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Riviera is right on the coast, next to Ramla bay hotel (one can walk to Ramla hotel within a min and use its facilities). The beach is small but good by Malta standards. The Ferry port to Gozo is very close (5 Euro crossing), paradise bay and a jetty outside the hotel takes one to Comino Island (Blue Lagoon).... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Extensive-Traveller . Thank you for your 55th review of Riviera Resort and Spa. I have learned that in your opinion the location was only average with good facilities, poor food and we are sorry that it was not to your liking, should you have discussed this during your short time here we could have prepared something that you would... More

Lancashire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a week all inclusive at this hotel. Hotel is very nice and clean and the rooms are a good size. Pool area is lovely and very spacious, never had a problem getting a sun bed. There is a fabulous view from the pool bar. Location is remote as no shops or restaurants near by, just the van across the... More

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Brian O, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear clampet9 We are pleased to read you and your partner are completely satisfied with your recent stay at Riviera Resort & Spa. It’s great to see you have chosen the best method of transport for your good self and explored all parts of the Island of interest to you. It’s great to read that the animation team kept you... More

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Additional Information about The Riviera Resort & Spa

Address: Marfa Bay, Mellieha, Island of Malta MLH02 , Malta
Location: Malta > Island of Malta > Mellieha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Riviera Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 250
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The Riviera Hotel Mellieha
The Riviera Resort And Spa
Riviera Hotel Mellieha
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