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mbehjh
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We were greeted with courtesy and our luggage was brought up to our room while we finished our coffee/tea. We were then taken up to our room and were overwhelmed by the strong smell of perfume trying to cover up a strong musty smell in the drapes, rugs, upholstery and bedding. We asked them to stop using the perfume, but...

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Irene_ZAdami, Public Relations Manager at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Infinitely Xara experience. We aim to make your experience as enjoyable as possible. We have discussed all your comments internally, and rest assure they will be taken into consideration. Many thanks and kind regards Irene’

arundel
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived on New Year's Eve and stayed until the 5th. We had a room with a split level - a small sitting area upstairs. Our room number 12 overlooked the main entrance and was a good size but it's probably one of the smaller rooms in the hotel. It was comfortable although we both felt it seemed a little...

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Good morning and thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Infinitely Xara experience at The Trattoria A.D 1530, we also love the teas you have mentioned and we are so glad you did too. Our team at The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux aim to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We would like to thank you very much for the Christmas lunch which worked so well for us! We took my mother-in-law there to have lunch and that just saved everyone the stress of preparing lunch, etc!!! It was all great and the ambience excellent as usual. Excellent service. Unique location.

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Good morning. Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Christmas Lunch, as we appreciate what an important time of the year it is for family and we hope to make it as enjoyable as possible. Thank you for your kind words and comments. Many thanks...

Pacific Palisades, California
Reviewed 8 December 2015

This is a very special hotel in a very special place. From the moment you enter the gracious building set in a quiet plaza, you feel in another world of grace and elegance. For breakfast, you sit out on a terrace, with breathtaking views out to the Mediterranean. Modern, well appointed bathrooms. My single room had a little loft, with...

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Good morning and thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted to read your comments that express Infinitely Xara's main focus for their guests; to make their stay special and unique. It is lovely to have our guests recognize the eye to detail we put into our property. Thank you for your...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I only stayed at the hotel for one night whilst I was in Malta for a business trip however I would strongly recommend this hotel for an enjoyable and relaxing break rather than for business. It is in the heart of the Mdina fortress with beautiful side streets to get lost in. If you are planning to book an airport...

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I.Zarb Adami Marketing & PR Manager at Infinitely Xara Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Many thanks and kind regards Irene'

Brecon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2015

This was a wonderful place from which to see Malta. In the heart of the old city it is an oasis in which to relax. The rooms are comfortable and there is a choice of restaurants, where the food is excellent. The staff were most attentive.

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I.Zarb Adami Marketing & PR Manager Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted with your positive feedback and comments and greatly anticipate your return! Many thanks and kind regards Irene'

Cologne Germany
Reviewed 15 November 2015

What a wonderful hotel. I had an exceptional welcome with a typical Maltese non alcoholic cocktail that was simply delicious. The room was very quiet and well decorated. The only negative was that I could not turn the television on ! I was invited to dinner in the Michelin Star restaurant and the food and service was superb. I also...

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I.Zarb Adami Marketing & PR Manager at Infinitely Xara Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Many thanks and kind regards Irene'

Stourbridge
Reviewed 4 November 2015

This is a lovely hotel, in the old city of Mdina. It has a nice outdoor eating area on the ground floor and a posher restaurant on the top floor, which has lovely views out over Malta (and excellent food). Our room was lovely, it had bedroom, bathroom, sitting and dining area, and a long thin balcony looking over the...

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I.Zarb Adami Marketing & PR Manager at Infinitely Xara Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted with your positive feedback and comments and greatly anticipate your return! Many thanks and kind regards Irene'

Reviewed 4 November 2015

The hotel was not clear that all rooms comprise a two -floor access with a winding staircase to the bedroom. In some rooms the bathroom and bedroom are on different floors making access for anyone with mobility issues a real problem. We reserved four rooms for the family and there are considerable differences between them as to quality. The restaurant...

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Xara Palace is perfect of those seeking a quieter side of Malta. We did all our touring during the day but then we wanted a place with many outstanding dinner options with an easy walk for the evening. Our room was huge, beautifully appointed and with a view to the sea. The hotel service was wonderful and arranged car service...

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I.Zarb Adami Marketing & PR Manager at Infinitely Xara Thank you for taking your time to post a review on trip Advisor. We are delighted with your positive feedback and comments and greatly anticipate your return! Many thanks and kind regards Irene'

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux has 17 Rooms and Suites, all vary in size and style. Some of the Suites have Jacuzzis on their private terrace with spectacular views of the island. The Duplex rooms and Suites offer split level accommodation with the lounge area and private facilities on one level and bedroom services on the other level of the Room or Suite. Outdoor pool is available in an alternative location and shuttle service is provided. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux

Address: Misrah Il-Kunsill Citta Nobile, Mdina, Island of Malta MDN 1050, Malta
Region: Malta > Island of Malta > Mdina
Price Range: €141 - €443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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The Xara Palace Relais And Chateaux
The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Hotel Mdina
The Xara Palace Relais & Chateaux Malta/Mdina
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Don't be swayed by the photographs.”
 of 5 bubbles TomO261, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 is a duplex - bedroom upstairs, living room, TV, bathroom downstairs. Not suitable for someone who cannot do stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles BonnieJeff, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First night our room had spectacular views, moved to a two-story room. Each was impecibly designed, truly stunning and worth every penny.”
  • the main hall leading to our room
 of 5 bubbles gkw256, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good and can be viewed on website”
 of 5 bubbles ianw236, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can afford it, go for a room with panoramic view, the suite if possible (Room 11).”
 of 5 bubbles AlanL896, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
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