Enjoying an enviable location overlooking Salina Bay, the Hotel Qawra Palace offers affordable luxury where ample in-house facilities are complimented by a warm, relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Qawra offers a picturesque setting with an impressive promenade that stretches to neighbouring Bugibba which has plenty of bars, restaurants and shops to distract you along the way on your perfect holiday to Malta.
The hotel boasts 392 brightly decorated rooms spread out over eight floors with stunning views of the bay or palm tree filled countryside that surrounds the property. An en-suite bathroom, TV with satellite channels as well as a mini-bar are just some of the numerous array of in-room amenities that are on offer and the reception is open around the clock where the attentive staff are on hand to ensure you have all you need for a truly enjoyable stay.
In addition to being set on a beach, the hotel boasts both an indoor as well as an attractive outdoor swimming pool that is lined with a great selection of loungers and day beds. If spending the days lazing by the pool isn't your thing, then you can take advantage the numerous array of water sports on offer or practise your serve on the on-site tennis court. Furthermore, for some extra pampering, you can avail of one of the many massages and treatments that are offered at the full-service spa.
The Qawra Palace runs an extensive year round entertainment programme, which includes dance lessons, dance nights, tai chi, bingo and quizzes to keep all the family amused.
Certain amenities may be payable locally.
Official rating: 4 *
The Qawra Palace occupies a seafront location with panoramic views of Salina Bay. Take a walk along the promenade, check out the shops, grab something to eat in one of the beachfront cafÃ©s or head to the beach in the resort. If you fancy doing some exploring on your holiday to Qawra, keep walking to Bugibba and St Paul's and take in the breath-taking views of the ocean. You could head to Salina to see the prehistoric megaliths and ancient catacombs on your Malta holidays, or why not book a boat trip to one of the neighbouring islands such as Gozo or the uninhabited island of Comino.
If you're on holiday with the kids and want to head out for the day, Splash and Fun Water Park, the Mediterraneo Marine Park and the Popeye Village Theme Park all within easy reach of the Hotel Qawra Palace in Qawra. For a taste of culture, visit Mdina where you can walk around the narrow cobbled streets of the Silent City, or why not head to the island's capital of Valletta where you can hit the shops for a bit of retail therapy, or book a tour around the Grand Harbour. Other fun things to try on your Malta holidays include diving, glass-bottomed boat trips and water sports.
All rooms at the Hotel Qawra Palace boast a bright and modern dÃ©cor with private bathroom. Amenities include a telephone, air-conditioning, mini fridge, satellite TV, hairdryer, tea / coffee making facilities and a safe deposit box.
Eating and Drinking
The main restaurant serves buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is also a summer seasonal Pizzeria, a pool bar, a cafe serving light snacks and a summer time ice cream bar. There is a lounge bar, and a nightclub with a large screen particularly popular for watching live sporting events.
The all-inclusive programme offers as much food and drink as you like:
Unlimited local drinks and a selection of imported drinks (including spirits, beer, house wine, tea, coffee, water and soft drinks) from 11:00 to 23:00.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as snacks available from 11:00 to 21:00.
Outlets that provide AI are the Main Restaurant, Lounge Bar, Ballroom, Nightclub and Pool Bar.
There is an indoor fresh water pool, two Jacuzzis, an adult's outdoor pool, a children's outdoor pool and a paddling outdoor sea water pool. There is also a full service spa at the hotel.
Please note: the indoor pool is always closed between 01 June and mid September.