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1 room, 2 adults

Waterfront, Sliema

4-star4 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Beach towels
  • Elevator
The Strand, Sliema, Malta, GZR1028, Malta

Upscale beach hotel with free beach shuttle, near St George's Beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Free WiFi
    • Beach towels
    • Elevator
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  • I checked into the hotel in the late evening after I paid extra to have a sea front room.…Dec 26, 2019
  • The people of Malta in general are very kind and that's what I love about Malta. The room…Nov 28, 2019

Waterfront, Sliema

from $82
  • Standard Double or Twin Room
  • Superior Double or Twin Room, Sea View
  • Superior Double or Twin Room, Partial Sea View
  • Family Room
  • Deluxe Suite

What’s around Waterfront, Sliema


  • On the waterfront
  • St George's Beach - 30 min walk
  • Sliema Ferry - 15 min walk
  • Balluta Bay - 17 min walk
  • Sliema Promenade - 17 min walk
  • Saint Julian's Bay - 20 min walk
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens - 23 min walk
  • Lower Barrakka Gardens - 26 min walk

Getting around

  • Malta Intl. Airport (MLA) - 11 min drive
  • Free beach shuttle

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 165 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No onsite parking


  • Free beach shuttle

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Beach bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Free beach shuttle
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Maltese

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Regatta Restaurant - This buffet restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves dinner only.

Waterfront, Sliema’s small print

Also known as

  • Waterfront Gzira
  • Waterfront Hotel
  • Waterfront Sliema
  • The Waterfront Hotel
  • Waterfront Hotel Sliema
  • Waterfront Hotel Gzira
  • Waterfront Hotel Sliema
  • Waterfront Sliema
  • Waterfront Hotel Malta
  • Waterfront Hotel Sliema Malta
  • The Waterfront Hotel Malta/Sliema


  • The seasonal pool is open from May to October.
  • Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

    Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

    Contactless check-out is available.

    Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

    Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

    The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

    Mandatory fees

    You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

    • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 65.00

    Optional extras

    Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 11 for adults and EUR 11 for children (approximately)

    Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    FAQs for Waterfront, Sliema

    • Does Waterfront offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, Waterfront does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Waterfront?
      This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Is parking offered on site at Waterfront?
      Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Waterfront.
    • Is there a pool at Waterfront?
      Yes, there's an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool.
    • Are pets allowed at Waterfront?
      Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at Waterfront?
      You can check in from 2:00 PM to anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM.
    • Are there restaurants at or near Waterfront?
      Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves Mediterranean cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Tony's Bar (8-min walk), Cafe Cuba (9-min walk), and Ta' Kris (10-min walk).

    Recent reviews

    Very Good 8.4 From 550 reviews

    Very Good 8.0
    Lovely hotel.
    us4 night trip
    Very Good 8.0
    Nice hotel, ...
    Nice hotel, friendly staff. First night was a bit of a problem. But we switched rooms and all was good. The surrounding w as to loud .. lots of construction arround.
    Andreas, us7 night trip with friends
    Very Good 8.0
    Malta holiday
    Good location in Sliema for public transportation, either bus or ferry. You can easily go to Valletta or St Julian using public transit. There are numerous walkable restaurants and shopping areas. Breakfast was good and you have a really great view of the harbor. The room we were given was in the area of the hotel that was being renovated. Our carpet seemed old and had some worn areas. The gym needs additional equipment and it closes early at 7pm.
    Edward, us5 night romance trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Besides the stains of paint in the rug everything else was good. Breakfast was ok typical European style. Location was great, on block down and you have the tour guides and boat tours... plenty of restaurants close and local transportation.
    Edith, us4 night romance trip
    Very Good 8.0
    us1 night business trip
    Very Good 8.0
    us1 night family trip
    Good 6.0
    When we booked the hotel we did not know the immediately across the road was a large building site which was active from 0730 until late very day. No rest or peace.
    Anthony, gb7 night trip
    Good 6.0
    Ok! Would no come again
    Checked in late and was met with not so pleasant or friendly staff at the reception. Checkin seems so rushed as we later found put we were missing ALOT of information which we should have been told at the time of checking in. Breakfast was quite good, alot of option and the brekfast staffs were exceptional. Wed would however not stay here again as value for money was not there and the welcome during check in left a bad impression
    Folashade, gb5 night family trip
    Very Good 8.0
    I went to stay for 3 days week end breaks my stressful work. The room is Good and the views.but for my 3 days stay never had come to Clean the room and bath room. No changing of towels i had to dry again my towel to use to for my next showers.i had place on the door to make up my room. I didn't have any pictures inside the room
    Maimona, ie2 night trip with friends
    Exceptional 10.0
    Great hotel in great location
    Slight issue on check in when we were given the incorrect room, but it was fixed by reception staff who were so helpful. Hotel location is great for exploring Malta on foot. Justin the barman in the Lobby bar was great fun and gave us great local tips on what to do and see. Overall we loved our stay and will definitely return to this hotel when we come back to Malta. Book a sea view room, the view of Sliema Harbour and the Valletta skyline is worth it.
    Brendan, ie3 night trip

    Waterfront, Sliema

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