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Sussex now and again
Reviewed 20 January 2014

We had a spare seven days Tuesday to Tuesday. Only a few days to search and choose. I am very glad we decided on this hotel as we were well treated and had a relaxing time. Food was plentiful and varied. I do recommend hiring a car for easy access to the whole island. Our room was clean and comfortable,...

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam, I would like to thank you for your nice comments about our resort. We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your stay here with us and have every intention of returning to the Riviera Resort & Spa. We are very grateful for your kind comments about the food selection and quality. As you have mentioned, we...

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2014

This hotel is in a quiet beutiful location in a enclosed bay area situated in Marfa just outside Mellieha bay And town with regular and affordable bus links to the whole of Malta, we travelled in the last week of august in celebration of our 39th wedding anniversary and were hoping for a romantic break which to be fair was...

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Paul, I would like to start off by thanking you for the time taken to write the review above. Whilst we appreciate your constructive criticism, I wish to show our disappointment that your stay did not meet your expectations. I am glad to hear that the problems found in your room were resolved immediately and thus you were able...

Malta
Reviewed 23 December 2013

Went there last November during the week with all inclusive as they had a good deal. The room was very nice, not small with a great view of the pool. The bathroom was nice and clean with hot water all the time. The pillows could have been better as they were very hard or very soft, infact i suffered with...

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sharon, I would like to thank you for the very positive review you have written above. I am very happy to hear that you have enjoyed your stay here with us and was satisfied with the product offered by The Riviera Resort & Spa. We really appreciate your comments about our Food & Beverage outlets. We feel that we...

Bangor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2013

My partner and I stayed here at the end of Oct, start of Nov and we loved the whole trip. I always point out that we are in our mid 30's so if you are younger/older then my opinion might not match yours. Travelling There - we went to Malta as part of an All Inclusive deal through Low Cost...

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam, I would like to thank you for the very detailed review about our resort. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay here with us and have every intention of coming back. As you have mentioned, the resort has 3 different restaurants to ensure that all of our guests find dishes which meet their tastes. A lot...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2013

Back in April, we decided to take a family SCUBA Diving holiday to Malta, after a few of our diving friends had recommended the island. We booked this hotel, as it was a cheaper option and had it's own dive centre. We arrived to find a nice, open and airy lobby with a bar and a few tables and chairs....

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Madam, I would like to start off by thanking you for your nice comments written in the above review. It is very satisfying to hear that all in all you have enjoyed your stay here with us and that you would recommend our hotel to family and friends. With regards to the Bistro, I would like to point out...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2013

This hotel as the most wonderful view looking over the sea to Gozo. The rooms are a good size and kept very clean and tidy. The food was excellent and a real good choice the Spa is very relaxing and both pools always kept spotless clean.I have to give a special mention to the staff they are all amazing special...

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Bell, On behalf of the management and staff of The Riviera Resort & Spa I would like to thank you for your extremely positive review written above. It is of great satisfaction to hear that you have enjoyed your stay. This is our main goal and by reading the above posted review we can say that we have...

San Gwann, Malta
Reviewed 26 November 2013

I would like to thank all the staff for the 3 day week end break made in this hotel. Great food with ample selection. Great pool especially the heated one. Great staff. Enjoyed to the max. and will surely go again.

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Agius, I would like to thank you for your nice comments above. Our main goal is to achieve guest satisfaction and we are glad that we have succeeded. As you have rightly mentioned, the quality and variety of food at The Riviera Resort & Spa is very well defined and the vast majority of guests praise us when...

St.Julians-Malta
Reviewed 23 November 2013

“What a relaxing one night All-Inclusive stay” We have just spend in this great hotel 20th/21st Nov ... This hotel have a wonderful massive open pool and a big pool deck area.Have also a massive warm indoor pool. Staff was amazing very kind and friendly ... Breakfast and dinners was lovely ... Room was spotless clean and with a country...

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Dean M, Guest Relations Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam, An excellent review! I would like to take the opportunity to thank you on behalf of the whole Riviera Team for your very kind comments and remarks above. We are pleased, that you enjoyed your short stay in the Riviera to the fullest. Thank you for mentioning all areas, the restaurant, Indoor & outdoor pools, our staff...

Naxxar, Malta
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Me and my boyfriend stayed in this hotel in late November, The food was delicious and the price for the hotel was a great value for money. rooms were clean, relaxing, nice and warm. We will definitely consider going again! :)

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Dean M, Guest Relations Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you for your fantastic review! We appreciate your recommendation. We also would like to thank you for mentioning our kitchen. We will forward your kind comments to our Chef and his team. It is important to us, that you received the best service possible. We are pleased to note that you had a pleasant stay with...

Glasgow
Reviewed 20 November 2013

We stayed at the Riviera for a week early in November. The hotel is due to close to be refurbished this winter and it will surely benefit from the upgrade. The view from the Lobby bar is breathtaking and Karen is to be commended for her service. We arrived in the evening having missed dinner and were welcomed with water,...

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Dean M, Manager at The Riviera Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam, I would like to thank you for your excellent review written above. We do our utmost on a daily basis to ensure that guests leave our resort with a sense of good value for money and having every intention of coming back. I am pleased that we achieved our goal. As you have rightly said, the views...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Riviera Resort & Spa

Address: Marfa Bay, Mellieha, Island of Malta MLH02, Malta
Region: Malta > Island of Malta > Mellieha
Price Range: $181 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Riviera Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 250
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Also Known As:
The Riviera Resort And Spa
The Riviera Hotel Mellieha
Riviera Hotel Mellieha
The Riviera Resort & Spa Malta/Mellieha
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Mellieha
#6 Family Hotel in Mellieha
#7 Spa Hotel in Mellieha
#8 Luxury Hotel in Mellieha
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