Fortina Hotel - Sliema

Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Malta, SLM 3012  show map
 4 stars
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Fortina Hotel - Sliema

Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 15 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Fortina is an impressive hotel offering views over Paceville, Mediterraneo Bio Park and Chamber of Secrets and featuring an indoor heated swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool and a pool area. Since 1968, it has been hosting guests in the center of Sliema.

The hotel is in the magnificent location steps away from a bastion and a church. The beautiful beach stands 300 meters away.

Fortina Hotel offers a delightful view to its guests.

Fortina Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Malta International airport.

Rooms

There are 200 comfortable rooms fitted with TV, a seating area, a closet, large windows and individual climate control. Some rooms feature views over Marsamxett Harbour and the Mediterranean Sea. They boast unique décor and offer a fridge and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

The hotel has a fantastic restaurant serving Mediterranean meals. Billiards and a terrace are provided in the Garden bar. Guests can dine at Portopalo Restaurant and Il Giardino, about 50 meters away from the property.

Services

The hotel offers car and bicycle rentals to all guests.

Relax

On-site treatment facilities feature reflex massage and Turkish bath. Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness centre are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 15 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   200.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Water sports
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Taxi service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach access
  • Aqua park
  • Casino
  • Live entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reading room
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Resort view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Fortina Hotel - Sliema Sliema location
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Hotel Address:

Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Malta, SLM 3012

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City Center
  • Sliema
    800 m
Airports
Restaurants
  • Il Giardino (cuisine: Italian)
    30 m
  • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    200

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Rooms and availability

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Size: 35 m²
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      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Triple Room Garden View

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        Bed type: Double bed
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          Size: 35 m²
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                  Deluxe Room
                  Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
                  Size: 35 m²
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                  Deluxe 2 Queen with Garden View

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                    SUITE DELUXE (2AD + 2CH). ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

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                    Deluxe Triple Room
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                      Deluxe Quadruple Room
                      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
                      Size: 35 m²
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                        Private Twin Room
                        Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Queen-size beds
                        Size: 20 m²
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                          Private Triple Room
                          Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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                            Bed type: Double beds
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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Fortina Hotel - Sliema Sliema location
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                            Hotel Address:

                            Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Malta, SLM 3012

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Sliema
                              800 m
                            Airports
                            Restaurants
                            • Il Giardino (cuisine: Italian)
                              30 m
                            • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort (cuisine: Mediterranean)
                              60 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  2 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  11 am
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              8
                            • Number of rooms:
                              200

                            Hotel Awards

                            MalteseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSliemaFortina Hotel

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Luxury Hotels in Malta

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                            What's nearby

                            Tourist attractions

                            • Manoel Theatre - 800 m

                            Popular areas

                            • City Center - 700 m

                            Places of interest

                            • Saint James Capua Hospital - 800 m
                            • The Malta Experience - 900 m
                            • Balluta Bay - 1.6 km

                            Shopping areas

                            • The Point Shopping Mall - 100 m
                            • National War Museum - 800 m
                            • National Museum of Fine Arts - 900 m
                            • Soap Cafe - 900 m
                            • National Museum of Archaeology - 1.0 km

                            Monuments and Landmarks

                            • Sliema Ferries - 500 m
                            • Fort St Elmo - 900 m
                            • Auberge de Castille - 1.2 km
                            • Balluta Buildings - 1.5 km

                            Business areas

                            • Bisazza St. - 300 m
                            • Tower Road - 500 m
                            • Manuel Dimech St. - 700 m

                            Local attractions

                            • Spinola Bay - 2.1 km
                            • Inquisitor's Palace - 2.5 km
                              Main Gate Street, Birgu (Vittoriosa)
                            • San Anton Gardens - 5.7 km
                            • Paceville - 2.3 km
                            • Fort Rinella - 2.6 km
                              St.Rocco Road, Kalkara

                            Near the hotel

                            • St. Paul's Anglican Church - 720 m
                            • Hastings Gardens - 890 m
                              Windmill St / Pope Pius V St, Valletta
                            • National Museum of Archaeology - 960 m
                              Republic Street, Auberge de Provcence, Valletta
                            • Great Siege of Malta and the Knights of St. John - 960 m
                              Republic St, Cafe Premier Complex, Valletta
                            • Valletta Living History - 800 m
                              The Embassy Complex, Valletta
                            • St. John's Co-Cathedral - 1.1 km
                              St. John Street, Valletta
                            • Fort St. Elmo - 960 m
                              St. Elmo Pl., Valletta

                            Restaurants nearby

                            • Il Giardino - 30 m

                              Address: Hotel Fortina

                              Cuisine: Italian

                            • Moroboshi Sushi & Teppanyaki - 60 m

                              Address: Fortina Spa and Resort
                              Phone: +356 2346 2856

                              72% likes this, based on 73 reviews
                              Cuisine: Japanese
                              Price Range: CAD 25 - CAD 87

                            • Cafe Cuba - 150 m

                              Address: The Point
                              Phone: 20601313

                              68% likes this, based on 195 reviews
                              Cuisine: Mediterranean

                            • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort - 60 m

                              Address: Tigne Seafront
                              Phone: +356 2346 2346

                              61% likes this, based on 56 reviews
                              Cuisine: Mediterranean

                            • The Chophouse Restaurant - 90 m

                              Address: Censu Xerri Street
                              Phone: (21)20603355

                              65% likes this, based on 119 reviews

                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  2 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  11 am
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              8
                            • Number of rooms:
                              200

                            Hotel Awards

                            MalteseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSliemaFortina Hotel

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Luxury Hotels in Malta

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                            Fortina Hotel Reviews

                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fortina Hotel

                            Average guest rating

                            7.6out of 10
                            Fabulous
                            Based on 1152 reviews

                            Guest reviews

                            • Older travelers
                              6.6

                              Location is wonderful, in front of Valletta. Swimming pool and solarium ar handfull because the island is poor of beaches.

                              cleanliness is not in their strenght..

                            • Group of friends
                              5.8

                              the location, the pool, the excellent view

                              the breakfast and the staff were not very nice

                            • Group of friends
                              7.8

                              The hotel view is just great! I loved it. My small balcony was opening to the sea and I had a great view of Valvatta. There are some swimming pools, bars and excellent restaurants in the hotel.

                              I did not like the fact that they did not have internet access in the rooms.

                            • Single
                              8.8

                              The breakfast was plentiful and while it lacked variety was very good. The hotel has a very nice pool area right on the Sliema harbor, and the gym facilities are very good and included in the room rate.

                              For WiFi you have to go to the sister hotel's lobby. It's free there, but a four-star hotel should have better Internet access (it's 2010!).

                            • Single
                              9.2

                              Great view on sea. Good location, near Sliema bus station, easy to reach other cities. Staff are helpful, breakfast is good.

                            • Older travelers
                              10.0

                              We were upgraded free of charge to the Fortina Spa 5*

                              We did not have the sea view

                            • Older travelers
                              8.8

                              Very nice staff. Extraspecial thanks for the people in reseption, they even solved our medical problems in no time. We got a room with a very nice view to Valetta, just like we hoped.

                              Breakfast could be more versatile. Lift´s above dining room could work slightly better.

                            • Family with children
                              5.4

                              The location was lovely, looking out onto Valletta Harbour was great, we had this view from our room. The pool area was very nice, plenty of sunbeds, being right by the sea was an added bonu, there was always a lovely breeze. The bar was very good, live entertainment most evenings.

                              I would rate this more of a 3 star hotel, than a 4 star. The staff did not seem to have the maltese hospitality that I normally experience whilst staying at other hotels in Malta! The room was very nice, but we had to ask to have the bed changed after a week and to have it vaccumed!! The lifts were very poor! Inside pool was not very clean. Because this hotel have a lot of all inclusive guests, if you were on a b&b basis like myself and my family, they expected you to pay £1.00 to hire a towel for the day, which I thought was totally unacceptable. The night manager was very helpful, helping myself sort out my return travel, as we were caught in the ash cloud experience!! Pleasant stay, but will definately not be returning to The Fortina!!!

                            • Group of friends
                              9.6

                              The location is unbeatable. The Hotel was exceptionally clean and the staff all very friendly and helpful.

                              Breakfast was a little hit and miss but not too much of a problem.

                            • Group of friends
                              6.6

                              The fantastic view, the pools and sunbathing facilities. Fluffy towels.

                              This was not a 4 star hotel, the room was small and the decor was cheap. The bathroom was tiny.

                            • Older travelers
                              9.6

                              Large comfortable room, easy to find all the facilities available.

                            • Couple
                              9.2

                              The hotel is directly across the harbour from Valleta, which offers spectacular view to all the sea facing rooms. Staff are very friendly.

                              The breakfast buffet is very basic. Juices are watered down. Since we are on holiday we went for breakfast between 9:00 to 10:00. There was hardly any fresh fruit left on all days. One day they even ran out of bread rolls. We were told that breakfast is served until 10:30 but waiters started packing away at 10:00 as there were no more replenishment.

                            • Single
                              7.0

                              Good value for money. Excellent location: right at the sea front next to the ferry to Valetta and sigtseeing busses and boats. Good facilities: swimming pool, seaside bar (though expensive), spa (didn't have time to use so can't say if it's good or not).

                              Room was small and basic. Cleaning could have been better (I kept finding black hair in the bathroom). But I suupose you get what you pay for.

                            • Older travelers
                              6.6

                              Pools, spa treatment and a hotel beach opposite the panorama of Valletta

                              Reception tried to change my order to a lower bid - had booked room with Sea View, Reception tried to put me in a room overlooking the courtyard. She expressed disappointment when I disagreed with the change. Room was not ready - after the occupation of the room came hotel staff recruit room inventory and the linesman to change lamps. At the room was the Mini-bar price list, but the minibar was empty.

                            • Single
                              8.2

                              loved the place, great poolside. Clean rooms with great views! Good value, garden was lovely - lot's of flies though!

                              Noisy building work going on continually though. Not sure why skips have to be changed at 7am not 7pm every single day. Very annoying.

                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Fortina Hotel - Sliema Sliema location
                            Show big map »

                            Hotel Address:

                            Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Malta, SLM 3012

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Sliema
                              800 m
                            Airports
                            Restaurants
                            • Il Giardino (cuisine: Italian)
                              30 m
                            • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort (cuisine: Mediterranean)
                              60 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  2 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  11 am
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              8
                            • Number of rooms:
                              200

                            Hotel Awards

                            MalteseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSliemaFortina Hotel

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Luxury Hotels in Malta

                            Use Badge