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The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux

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12/06/2017 13/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$350*
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were very happy with our stay in your hotel and the privileged location. -Great staff, helpful and discrete. Not the kind of "haughty" staff you can find in some 5 Stars hotels. With the fried with whom I was, we like travelling relax and enjoying nice places like yours, without having to be "uptight". We have much appreciated the...

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just come back from spending 9 nights at this lovely hotel in Mdina. The hotel is the only one in Mdina and blends in beautifully with its surroundings. We found all of the staff to be really friendly in a very genuine way, not forced at all. Nothing was too much trouble and everyone from the reception staff...

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Malta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my now husband visited the Xara Palace for 2 nights during our wedding week. We had an amazing time and could not have chosen a better hotel to relax after our wedding. Though our wedding was held at a different venue, staff were still very happy for us and complimentary champagne bottles were given to us on both...

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New York City
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous property located in heart of Mdina. We stayed three nights. Jacqui and Matthew were extremely helpful in making arrangements for car service, dinner reservations etc. hotel and restaurant staff were all warm and friendly we had to leave at 4 AM for our flight and restaurant mad a very generous package for us to take to airport. Food at...

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Lantana, TX, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch at the restaurant and cafe part of Palazzo de Piro while touring Mdina. The wait staff was very friendly and accommodating and the food was delicious. The prices were very reasonable . The view from the terrace was beautiful. Overall, a very pleasant experience.

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sevenoaks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The suites are reassuringly costly, the service is exemplary and the location superlative. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff and they make first rate service look easy. Te catering was also excellent as was the wine list. This is a truly wonderful hotel and we have booked to return

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Irene_ZAdami, Public Relations Manager at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip advisor. We are delighted to hear of your experience and that you found the service 'exemplary'. Your return is the ultimate compliment and we look forward to seeing you again very soon! Many thanks and kind regards, Irene'

Shanghai, China
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mdina is a famous tourist attraction in Malta and it is normally get crowd in day time. There are not many accommodation choices in Mdina and most tourists will not stay here for one night. Thus, it is really nice to stay one night in Xara Palace in Mdina to enjoy the quietness of this ancient and beautiful city. I've...

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Irene_ZAdami, Public Relations Manager at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip advisor. Mdina is a truly enchanting place and we are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux. We have also discussed your suggestions internally. We thank for your kind words on both our hotels and our restaurants, and only...

Towson, Maryland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want a break from the chain hotels, this is the place. This hotel is within the walls of the old town, and, therefore, is very atmospheric. You cannot drive into the old town, and must park in a lot nearby. It can be hard to check in when it is really crowded, which seems to be most of...

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Irene_ZAdami, Public Relations Manager at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip advisor. We are so very delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your experience! We truly aim to offer a personalized and unique service. We only hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again very soon! Many thanks and kind regards Irene'

London
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We had our wedding reception here in 2010 and just revisited for a significant birthday. We stayed the night and ate at the De Mondion. It was a lovely stay at a very special hotel; so atmospheric and special within the Mdina walls. The staff looked after us beautifully, including a table for dinner with a great view, and a...

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Irene_ZAdami, Public Relations Manager at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip advisor. We could not be more delighted than to hear of your return after your Wedding Reception in 2010. You kind words have been the ultimate compliment as we truly aim to make your experience as unique and memorable as possible. We greatly anticipate your return! Many thanks...

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful wedding venue in a perfect location! The staff were absolutely fantastic - professional friendly and welcoming. We had the wedding of our dreams. We also stayed two nights at the hotel. The food was exceptional and service was superior. I cannot fault anything!

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Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip advisor. Your review has been the ultimate compliment and we could have not been more honored than to be a part of your special day! Your kind words have been warmly received and we only hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again very soon! Many thanks...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux has 17 Rooms and Suites, all vary in size and style. Some of the Suites have Jacuzzis on their private terrace with spectacular views of the island. The Duplex rooms and Suites offer split level accommodation with the lounge area and private facilities on one level and bedroom services on the other level of the Room or Suite. Outdoor pool is available in an alternative location and shuttle service is provided. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux

Address: Misrah Il-Kunsill Citta Nobile, Mdina, Island of Malta MDN 1050, Malta
Region: Malta > Island of Malta > Mdina
Price Range: RM726 - RM2,289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Try and get a room with a view as it is definately worth it”
alisont450, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Room 18 has terrace overlooking Mdina and a hot tub! Great after a long day of walking! ”
DonnaKC, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“ask for a view”
robw361, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“As this was a converted Palace, the room configurations are unusual.”
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“Don't be swayed by the photographs.”
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