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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2014

This is by no means a luxury hotel, but those who have exclaimed that the hotel 'ruined their holiday' or that 'the TV didn't work' perhaps need to rethink what holidaying is all about! Malta is a beautiful island and the hotel is perfectly located to explore it, with buses running on a regular basis from bus stops situated within... More 

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sanpawlhotel, General Manager at San Pawl Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. Regards, Max More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2014

We stayed at this hotel for a fortnight. It was clean and the pool area although the sun beds very close to each other was quiet and well maintained. Some of the staff could have been more polite but on the whole they were nice. The food was good and you could always find something to eat. Only thing on... More 

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1 Thank Hmar11
sanpawlhotel, General Manager at San Pawl Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, however I do not understand the one side of the counter open as we always operate on one side as the buffet is one. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I had the pleasure of going on holiday to the San pawl hotel in buggiba St. Paul's bay malta, this august 2014. The staff are fantastic friendly helpful and really looked after myself and my family. The hotel is very clean, tidy and rooms were kept excellent. I have visited this hole lover a space of 19years and return each... More 

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3 Thank Lesley O
sanpawlhotel, General Manager at San Pawl Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your kind words. I appreciate your comments More 

Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014

This hotel is outdated n the bedrooms OK n the foyer which it has been done up the restauran t food not great ok at dinner breakfast terrible plenty bars around 10 min walk 2 bus station ive been 2 this hotel before 15 yrs ago badly run down now my bedroom was terrible hot even when air conditioning on... More 

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sanpawlhotel, General Manager at San Pawl Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for your review which I appreciate although it does not reflect the truth. Bathroom falling off ?? bedroom terrible?? we just repainted all the hotel , changed all the soft furnishings and mattress and retouched all the furniture, Breakfast terrible as well. Dear Sir please tell us what to expect as you are getting quite a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014

This Hotel is in need of a refresh because the rooms are very tied and showing obvious signs of wear & tear. The Hotel reception is very encouraging when you arrive but the theme does not follow through to the accommodation. The towels are changed daily which is a good thing, unfortunately because they are changed & washed so frequently... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

San Pawl hotel was disappointing; no air con, rude receptionists, poor entertainment , toilet seat fell off, no towels one day , room not cleaned properly , loads of extra euros needed for safe , pool towels , drinks expensive , no TV , Internet etc The biggest bug bear was if you are a vegetarian like me it was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Just got back for been there for 2wks we arrive there 2 30pm been traveling for 10 hrs we wanted some thin to eat went to the bar told by stroopy staff member to tell us the is shut we half board the food was vile for B/Fast and Dinner we went out most eves and round the pool Bewarned... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Well Thankfully That Seem's to be the case with this Hidden Gem (thank's to the very Mixed Review's it get's),Every Change Made has slightly improved an already good hotel,This year's upgrade's being to the soft furnishing's and the entertainment (much needed in both case's),Luckily the Hotel still retain's it homely Family Run hotel feel even though it is medium sized,The... More 

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sanpawlhotel, General Manager at San Pawl Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review . We appreciate it More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Oh dear what a hotel, we (a family party of 4 adults) arrived in the early hours (02:00) of sat 13th to be greeted by the most unwelcoming hotel receptionist whose sole purpose was to be as belligerent as possible. Having found our room(s) there was no air conditioning, no fridge and a fan that was only just moving and... More 

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sanpawlhotel, General Manager at San Pawl Hotel, responded to this review

yet again another experience of wanting frees. It is clearly specified on booking with ALL tour operators that standard rooms have NO air con. Tour operator suppliment for air con is much cheaper then if you had to pay in the hotel. Reason is that we have to guarantee the rooms that are allocated through all TO's More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We arrived at the early hours and were greeted with a well presented and decorated lobby. Sadly we then approached the desk to meet a gentleman who didn't seem to want to greet us or give us any information. The room we got was tiny, dirty, too hot, the beds were ply board and really noisy. We had no air... More 

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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The San Pawl Hotel situated to the north of the Island of Malta, located in the popular resort of St. Paul's Bay which is only a five minutes walk from many attractions offering a comfortable, friendly atmosphere catering for families, couples and single travellers Bugibba centre situated approximately 500 metres away offers shops, bars and restaurants. One can walk down from the hotel to the promenade which takes you along the coast of St. Paul's Bay, Bugibba and Qawra. Buses from just down the road will take you to any destination in Malta. Limestone rock beaches surround the coast of St. Paul's Bay where one can find water sports and many perfect spots for snorkeling or possibly take a diving or boat trips around the coast, or even charter a skippered yacht all for yourself. The Hotel is also situated only a stones throw from the characteristic fishing village of St. Paul's Bay, which still retains much of its character and charm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Pawl Hotel

Address: Blacktail Street, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta SPB 3010, Malta
Region: Malta > Island of Malta > St. Paul's Bay
Price Range: RM76 - RM431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — San Pawl Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 184
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San Pawl St Pauls Bay
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