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Primera Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Pioneer Rd, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta SPB 04, Malta
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After spending two weeks in this hotel I have returned from holiday feeling like I now need one. The room was dirty and dingy and the bathroom was dreadful. No natural light and had not been cleaned thoroughly for months. Brown mould along and in the shower tray, dirty toilet and foists smell. Towels changed every day but never clean... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is good situated. The personal is helpful and kind, My room was big, clean and comfortable. I had a balcony with the half sea view. I spent a nice week in Buggiba, sunbathing, traveling to other places in Malta and also to the Gozo island. It was easy for the bus service is very good, cheap (€ 1.50... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Aside from a few maintenance issues, I can't fault the hotel or it's staff. A good value stay - after all it isn't rated as five star and it is well located (just a five/ten minute stroll to the seafront). Cleaners regularly seen around, during my stay. I had my towels changed nearly everyday - though I think other people... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Very good location, clean rooms (daily cleaned and towels changed), good breakfast, very polite and helpful staff. We really enjoyed being there. Any problems we had, the staff solved it. I can really recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

hotel was better than expected room clean and cleaned every day a little noisy at night but it was in an excellent location in central bugibba. breakfast was a bit grim so ate at other places. totally enjoyed our stay

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

hotel was better than expected room clean and cleaned every day a little noisy at night but it was in an excellent location in central bugibba. breakfast was a bit grim so ate at other places. totally enjoyed our stay and wasn't half as bad as some reviews suggest. i would stay there again

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We have never ever stayed in such a dirty place! The room was very basic and it was ok for the price we have paid, however: - shower was in really bad condition, it was actually dirty, black dirt all over, - dirt around sink plug, - air vent was full of black dust, looked like it was never cleaned... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

All the staff are helpful and fun. the room was cleaned daily even the beds were changed we had a twin balcony room overlooking the front of the hotel.The roof top pool is small but clean and we had it to ourselves most of the time and what a view over the sea.We stopped room only because there are so... More

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Milan, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Noise noise and noise... Even I hase asked during making reservation that Only what we need is to have silent room there was loud music playing outside on the street every single night up to 3:00 am I can not even immagine that I would be with the kids there... It was impossible to sleep... Do not recommend to go... More

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Address: Pioneer Rd, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta SPB 04, Malta
Location: Malta > Island of Malta > St. Paul's Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Primera Hotel 3*
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