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
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Featuring an indoor swimming pool, a solarium and a Jacuzzi, Fortina Hotel is situated next to a bastion and a church of Sliema. Since 1968, it has been hosting guests in the center of Sliema.

Fortina Hotel is based next to the rocky beach. The vicinity of a boat dock let you explore Paceville, Mediterraneo Bio Park and Chamber of Secrets with no difficulty.

Placed near cafés, restaurants and bars, the hotel offers a pool area, a casino and a sunbathing terrace for on-site relaxation.

The property enjoys quiet location within a 10-minute drive to Malta International airport.

Rooms

Fortina is an impressive hotel of 8 floors featuring bright rooms that come with multi-channel television, a personal computer, a writing desk, a DVD player and a sitting area as well as coffee/tea makers, a fridge and a dishwasher. Rooms offer a delightful view over the garden. The rooms feature unique décor and en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a steam shower and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The hotel has a fantastic restaurant serving Mediterranean meals. Exclusive drinks are offered in the snack bar. Guests can enjoy a meal in Portopalo Restaurant and Il Giardino, which are located in a resort area, just about 5 minutes’ walk from Fortina Hotel.

Services

The on-site car and bicycle rentals are also provided.

Relax

On-site recreational facilities include reflex massage and Turkish bath. The hotel offers a gym and a fitness center as well as boating, mini golf and diving for guests to keep fit.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Boating
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Mini golf

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • 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
  • Casino
  • Aqua park
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Reading room

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
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • 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. 

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Hotel Address:

Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Malta, SLM 3012

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City Center
  • Sliema
    2700 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Il Giardino (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    200 ft
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

Tower Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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Tower Room Sea View Balcony King Bed Nonsmoking

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Spa Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 220 sq. feet
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Spa Room King Bed Private Pool Roof Garden Nonsmoking

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        Queen Room
        Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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        Standard 2 Queen Beds with Resort View

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          Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 2 Queen-size beds
          Size: 380 sq. feet
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              Quadruple Room
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              QUADRUPLE GARDEN VIEW(2AD+2CH) . BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

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                Junior Suite
                Bed type: Double bed
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                Junior Suite|Non Refundable Jacuzzi Junior Suite

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                Superior Twin Room
                Bed type: 2 Single beds or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
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                Superior|Superior Sea View Special + Breakfast (2 beds)

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                  Superior Triple Room
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                    Deluxe Double Room
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                      Deluxe Queen Room
                      Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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                        Deluxe Quadruple Suite
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                        SUITE DELUXE (2AD + 2CH). BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

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                        Deluxe Triple Room
                        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
                        Size: 380 sq. feet
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                          Deluxe Suite
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                            Deluxe Quadruple Room
                            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
                            Size: 380 sq. feet
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                              Private Room
                              Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Double bed or Twin beds
                              Size: 220 sq. feet
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                                Bed type: 2 Queen-size 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
                                      2700 ft
                                    Airports
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Il Giardino (cuisine: Italian)
                                      100 ft
                                    • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort (cuisine: Mediterranean)
                                      200 ft
                                    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

                                    Popular areas

                                    • City Center - 2300 ft

                                    Places of interest

                                    • Saint James Capua Hospital - 2700 ft
                                    • The Malta Experience - 3000 ft
                                    • Balluta Bay - 1.0 mi

                                    Shopping areas

                                    • The Point Shopping Mall - 400 ft
                                    • Bisazza St. - 1000 ft
                                    • Tower Road - 1700 ft
                                    • Manuel Dimech St. - 2300 ft
                                    • Soap Cafe - 3000 ft

                                    Monuments and Landmarks

                                    • Sliema Ferries - 1700 ft
                                    • Fort St Elmo - 3000 ft
                                    • Auberge de Castille - 4000 ft
                                    • Balluta Buildings - 5000 ft

                                    Museums

                                    • National War Museum - 2700 ft
                                    • National Museum of Fine Arts - 3000 ft
                                    • National Museum of Archaeology - 3300 ft

                                    Theaters

                                    • Manoel Theatre - 2700 ft

                                    Local attractions

                                    • Spinola Bay - 1.3 mi
                                    • Inquisitor's Palace - 1.5 mi
                                      Main Gate Street, Birgu (Vittoriosa)
                                    • San Anton Gardens - 3.5 mi
                                    • Paceville - 1.5 mi
                                    • Fort Rinella - 1.6 mi
                                      St.Rocco Road, Kalkara

                                    Near the hotel

                                    • St. Paul's Anglican Church - 2400 ft
                                    • Hastings Gardens - 3000 ft
                                      Windmill St / Pope Pius V St, Valletta
                                    • National Museum of Archaeology - 3200 ft
                                      Republic Street, Auberge de Provcence, Valletta
                                    • Great Siege of Malta and the Knights of St. John - 3200 ft
                                      Republic St, Cafe Premier Complex, Valletta
                                    • Valletta Living History - 2700 ft
                                      The Embassy Complex, Valletta
                                    • St. John's Co-Cathedral - 3600 ft
                                      St. John Street, Valletta
                                    • Fort St. Elmo - 3200 ft
                                      St. Elmo Pl., Valletta

                                    Restaurants nearby

                                    • Il Giardino - 100 ft

                                      Address: Hotel Fortina

                                      Cuisine: Italian

                                    • Moroboshi Sushi & Teppanyaki - 200 ft

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

                                      72% likes this, based on 73 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Japanese
                                      Price Range: USD 19 - USD 65

                                    • Cafe Cuba - 500 ft

                                      Address: The Point
                                      Phone: 20601313

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

                                    • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort - 200 ft

                                      Address: Tigne Seafront
                                      Phone: +356 2346 2346

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

                                    • The Chophouse Restaurant - 300 ft

                                      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
                                      2700 ft
                                    Airports
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Il Giardino (cuisine: Italian)
                                      100 ft
                                    • Taste at Fortina Spa Resort (cuisine: Mediterranean)
                                      200 ft
                                    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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