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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...

northern ireland
Reviewed 19 November 2013

We stayed for one week at beginning of November, Room was clean and warm, Food was ok most days, We had our 22mth old granddaughter with us, and staff in dining room always helpful with highchair seating etc,and always had a smile or a few words. The hotel due for renovation, and does need updated. I had a room on...

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

o Dear Sir/Madam, I would like to start off by showing our appreciation for your kind comments above. We are very pleased to note that your recent stay with us was an enjoyable one. We would like to thank you for your kind remarks regarding our staff members and room service. We always try our utmost to deliver the best...

Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2013

Overall, I thought this was a great value for money for what we paid for the holiday. We didn't get to the hotel until 9:30 p.m. and had missed dinner, so were given a free bottle of mineral water each and a voucher to redeem for a small platter of sandwiches and a piece of fruit, which was much needed...

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

Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you very much for your very detailed and excellent review. We appreciate a lot your kind comments about our extra service for late arrivals. It is important to us, that the first impression is positive and we know that after a long journey guests do appreciate the drinks and snacks we provide at arrival. Thank you...

Cardigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2013

We booked the Riviera Hotel and Spa this year for my wifes 50th birthday. After staying in the Seashells resort at Awrah the previous year, we thought that paying a little extra would be better, however it wasn't. We arrived late and were given a voucher to redeem at the bar in exchange for dry bread and a slice of...

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

Dear Sir/ Madam, I would like to start my reply by saying that we are sorry to hear that your recent stay with us, did not live up to your expectations. As an extra service we prepare a snack for late arrivals, which normally is very much appreciated by our guests. We do apologize for any inconvenience you had with...

Keswick
Reviewed 8 November 2013

We had a great stay here during half term. Food was lovely-particularly the anti pasta starters and there was a wide variety throughout the week. The pool area was a nice relaxing place to sit and there was always plenty of sun loungers available. The best thing about this hotel is the staff. They are all very friendly and eager...

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

Dear Sir/Madam On behalf of the management and staff of The Riviera Resort & Spa I would like to thank you for your positive review above. On a daily basis we strive to ensure that our level of service and quality of product continue to improve in all departments and we really appreciate that this has been noted. Our staff...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • 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: $220 - $339 (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 Hotel Mellieha
The Riviera Resort And Spa
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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