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San Antonio Hotel & Spa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Triq it Turisti, Qawra, Island of Malta SPB1024, Malta (Formerly Grand Hotel Mercure San Antonio)
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Ranked #4 of 16 hotels in Qawra
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dorset, England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked this holiday based on good reviews but found that the hotel was still being refurbished, by which I mean rebuilt. Our room was the only one in an unoccupied corridor which was filthy with plaster dust. The noise was wholly unacceptable and the spa facilities were not finished. On the plus side, the food and catering were excellent and... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have stayed at this hotel many times now its always my first choice when in Malta the rooms are very clean and the housekeepers come every day although sometimes a bit early so its a wise move to place the Do not disturb sign on the door handle looking forward to staying here again after the recent refurbishment

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Staff at this hotel work very hard and are always cheerful The rooms are always cleaned to a very high standard food is very good with a good choice of menu. Swimming pool has just been upgraded and more sun beds are available The only bad point is the entertainment is so old fashioned

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Beautiful hotel although never stayed in a hotel where the bar shut at 12! So off out if you fancy a late drink :( staff helpful, good location, restaurant had plenty to chose from if yr just b&b like we were. Rooms had fans and air con so you are very cooled. Within 2 min walk to beach, shops, bars... More

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We have stayed in this hotel a few times now and have never been disappointed. We have bed and breakfast there as we prefer to eat out at different restaurants. There is a good choice at breakfast everything from cooked to fruit. The rooms are always cleaned to a high standard and so is the pool area. The pool has... More

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Dusseldorf, Germany
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

1)There is construction going on in front of the Hotel. It is very loud and starts at 7.30-8 am every day including Saturday. There is no use to book a room with sea view – this will be a view to the construction. This construction work might take further couple of weeks/months (?) 2) there are insects in the hotel.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We were very disappointed. Our room was ok and we were lucky to be on the side away from the construction going on there which started as early as 7am. The food was the worst I have ever had. Frizzled eggs, tinned fruit, black boiled eggs, toaster which did not toast both sides. Dinner was steamed pizza, packet soup, dried... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

I spent 3 weeks at the San Antonio from end of October to mid November 2013. San Antonio Hotel, Qawra, is handily situated 200 metres from Bugibba bus station so easily reached, by bus, from the airport. Presently there are major developments being made to the hotel, which will be closed until April 2014. The 5th floor is being demolished... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

On arrival to San Antonio. We had the driver ask for a tip in which I found rude. We got to reception and had nobody to escort our bags and I was also asked to pay wifi to print off my receipt for the holiday. A little bit of initiative would have helped. Building works the days spent at the... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Location good next to bus station. Room dated, breakfast ok, all cooked food well passed it's best. The cooked food is covered and left to steam at a high temperature......all goodness and taste removed. The waiting staff all huddle in groups with n0 -one in charge. Very poor service, most meal times we stacked our dirty plates on the next... More

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Also Known As:
San Antonio Hotel And Spa
San Antonio Hotel Qawra
San Antonio Hotel
San Antonio Malta
San Antonio Hotel Malta
San Antonio Qawra
San Antonio Hotel & Spa Malta/Qawra
Address: Triq it Turisti, Qawra, Island of Malta SPB1024, Malta (Formerly Grand Hotel Mercure San Antonio)
Location: Malta > Island of Malta > Qawra
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Qawra
#4 Luxury Hotel in Qawra
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — San Antonio Hotel & Spa 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
San Antonio Hotel & Spa, Malta welcome you to its newly refurbished hotel offering Moorish styles and flavors in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel has the facility of 416 rooms and suites, a variety of restaurants, bars, outdoor pools overlooking the picturesque St. Paul’s Bay, fitness facilities and a Spa in its purely Moroccan atmosphere.The hotel is situated in the northern part of the island of Malta, right in the heart of Qawra, St. Paul’s Bay and at a walking distance to the sandy beach, bars, restaurants, casino, National Aquarium, public transport and other amenities including fashion outlets, commodities and services.San Antonio Hotel & Spa, Malta, offer a relaxing environment that makes your stay in Malta an amazing experience. Starting from our outdoor pools and bars to enjoy the sun with family and friends, up to our spa treatments, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and our private Jacuzzi Sultan’s Bath. You can start your day with a rich and varied buffet breakfast. For lunch and dinners, you have a choice of cuisines at the various restaurants and coffee shop within the hotel.San Antonio Hotel & Spa facilities:- Main Outdoor Pool (500 capacity)- 9th floor roof deck pool (400 capacity)- Private Beach concession 150 meters away (100 capacity)- Moroccan Restaurant with a touch of Indian cuisine (130 capacity)- Fusion: Mediterranean, Pizzeria, Chinese & Sushi (200 capacity)- Main Buffet Restaurant serving local and international cuisine with a choice of over 40 dishes to choose from (500 capacity)- Coffee Shop & Lounge area (120 capacity)- Bar Lounge with daily live Entertainment (500 capacity)- Multi-functional Hall (450 capacity)- 5 syndicate rooms (between 20-50 capacity)- Underground car park for 120 car space ... more   less 
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