Astra Hotel - Sliema

Graham Street C/W Tower Road, Sliema, Malta, 1605  show map
 3 stars
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Astra Hotel - Sliema

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

The 3-star Astra Hotel places guests abound 1.6 km from Fort St Elmo, St. Paul's Anglican Church and Casa Rocca Piccola. Occupying a 5-story Mediterranean building, the hotel was remodeled in 2011.

The hotel is ideally situated in a shopping area, close to mountains and hiking trails. Just 10 minutes' walk from Sliema city center.

The comfortable hotel offers quick access to restaurants, bars and cafés.

Astra Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Malta International airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 36 beautiful rooms appointed with individual climate control, Wi-Fi, flat-screen television, a wardrobe and a laptop safe as well as a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers. Some rooms have the sea view. They have tile floor and simple furniture.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves local dishes. Guests can dine at Ir Rokna Restaurant and Pizzeria and Mareluna located within 5 minutes' walk away.

All visitors are offered a buffet breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The hotel offers boat, car and bicycle rental services on site.

Relax

Cribs and babysitting are provided for guests with children. Sport facilities include snorkeling and diving.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   36.

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Facilities

General

  • Smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Paid swimming pool
  • Paid private beach
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Interior view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Toaster

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • International calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 1 may stay at the price of 50 % of the room stay per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Astra Hotel - Sliema Sliema location
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Hotel Address:

Graham Street C/W Tower Road, Sliema, Malta, 1605

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City Center
  • Sliema
    1000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Cafe Sakura (cuisine: Asian, Japanese)
    200 ft
  • Bamba Beach (cuisine: Mexican)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    36

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Rooms and availability

Astra Hotel photos Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or Twin beds
Size: 240 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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TWIN ROOM 1/2 PAX. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Room facilities
    Astra Hotel photos Exterior
    Triple Room
    Bed type: 3 Single beds
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Standard|Triple Room (Inland)

    Room facilities
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      Quadruple Room - Non-refundable
      Bed type: 4 Single beds
      Size: 435 sq. feet
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      Non Refundable QUADRUPLE STANDARD

      Room facilities
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        Family Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or Double bed
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        Family Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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        Standard|Family Quadruple Room, Non Smoking, Private Bathroom

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Astra Hotel - Sliema Sliema location
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        Hotel Address:

        Graham Street C/W Tower Road, Sliema, Malta, 1605

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Sliema
          1000 ft
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Cafe Sakura (cuisine: Asian, Japanese)
          200 ft
        • Bamba Beach (cuisine: Mexican)
          200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        Hotel Awards

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 700 ft

        Places of interest

        • Saint James Capua Hospital - 1000 ft
        • Balluta Bay - 3700 ft
        • The Malta Experience - 1.1 mi

        Shopping areas

        • Tower Road - 700 ft
        • Soap Cafe - 1700 ft
        • Bisazza St. - 1700 ft
        • Manuel Dimech St. - 2000 ft
        • The Point Shopping Mall - 2300 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Sliema Ferries - 2000 ft
        • Carmelite church - 3300 ft
        • Balluta Buildings - 3700 ft
        • Fort St Elmo - 1.0 mi

        Museums

        • National War Museum - 1.0 mi
        • National Museum of Fine Arts - 1.1 mi
        • National Museum of Archaeology - 1.1 mi

        Theaters

        • Manoel Theatre - 1.0 mi

        Local attractions

        • St. Paul's Anglican Church - 5100 ft
        • Valletta Living History - 1.0 mi
          The Embassy Complex, Valletta
        • Fort St. Elmo - 1.1 mi
          St. Elmo Pl., Valletta
        • Paceville - 1.0 mi
        • Hastings Gardens - 1.0 mi
          Windmill St / Pope Pius V St, Valletta

        Near the hotel

        • Spinola Bay - 4800 ft

          Restaurants nearby

          • Cafe Sakura - 200 ft

            Address: 122 Tower Road
            Phone: 0035621322886

            64% likes this, based on 93 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian, Japanese
            Price Range: USD 11 - USD 45

          • Mareluna - 400 ft

            Address: Milner Street,
            Phone: 21313181

            83% likes this, based on 90 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • Tentazione Pulgiese - 500 ft

            Address: Milner Street

          • Bamba Beach - 200 ft

            Address: Preluna Hotel Beach Club, Sliema Front
            Phone: +(356)99457376

            69% likes this, based on 32 reviews
            Cuisine: Mexican

          • Ir Rokna Restaurant and Pizzeria - 500 ft

            Address: Church Street Paceville

            80% likes this, based on 208 reviews
            Cuisine: Continental
            Price Range: USD 1 - USD 29

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            5
          • Number of rooms:
            36

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          Astra Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Astra Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.4out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 159 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Family with children
            7.0

            Central location; near to airport. Reasonable price. Clean.

            No parking, and advertised as free parking nearby (misleading).

          • Single
            4.6

            Staff were nice

            The ac was terrible, non existant, I had to request an additional ac unit, for an additional price, the thing didn't work. Not only that, the unit required the Patio door to be slightly opened which brought all the Mosquito's in to the room. I have lived in the Middle East for over ten years, and I have never perspired as much as I did in the Astra Hotel

          • Group of friends
            8.2

            Th staff were great and very flexible. Friendly. Room was basic, but clean. GR8 value for money

            when booking online it stated that they had parking, but apon arrival they did not. We managed to find a park in a side street, so it was fine.

          • Single
            3.8

            Rate

            Absence of the air conditionner in sweltering heat and no access to the telphone due to the hotel blocking telephone cards from the outside. Mind you the receoption did not have their hotel telephone cards to sell either.

          • Family with children
            9.2

            Great value for your money. Good location, friendly staff and a clean, spacious room. Don't expect luxury. Close to shopping and dining areas.

            No cafe open before 7am if you want a coffee or snack in the morning.

          • Family with children
            7.0

            The room was very nice and clean. We had a great view of the sea. Quiet.

            The staff all seemed to be new and unsure of policies and information. The breakfast was adequate, but not terribly impressive. The coffee/hot chocolate machine was not working for 2 days that we were there. We ate breakfast here every day because it was convenient and we are not morning people. I am sure you could find a better value for the 5 Euros lots of other places.

          • Couple
            9.2

            The staff were really friendly, the rooms were lovely and clean and the location was great for exploring Malta as it is a walk away from St Julians and Paceville where there are lovely restaurants and bars and it is 5 minutes from the cruises to the beautiful islands of Gozo and Comino and 2 minutes from buses taking you anywhere on the island. We got the room for a really good price and were not at all disappointed - it had everything you need and was quiet at night.

            It would have been nice if the hotel had a pool but it wasn't really an issue as there is a big lido opposite the hotel on the seafront and more if you walk along for a bit so we didn't feel we missed out.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Upgraded to the seaview room without an additional charge

            We requested twin beds to be moved together at the time of booking, but it was ignored. No overnight reception at the Astra hotel, needed to address a neighbour partner hotel for the room key after 23.45.

          • Couple
            9.6

            apart from 1 staff member i found the other 4 staff members we dealt with full of local knowledge and very willing to help us out with any questions we had on varoius topics ,the rooms were very spacious and the fan in the room made the inside temperature perfect as it was so hot outside,the showers were a great pressure too,price was excellent value for money

            walls were paper thin so any noise in the wee hours of the morning was easily heard not a major though

          • Family with children
            8.2

            Really good location on seafront, close to bus stops and central.

            Layout of room - toilet and handbasin in different parts of room and door to toilet had frosted glass that was see through. No pool

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            The staff was great, always willing to help! And the bus stops are very near from the hotel

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            The hotel has just been refurbished and was clean and friendly. An excellent choice for those on a budget.

            No hairdryer in the room

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            I was looking for a budget hotel and this hotel came up on the search. We stayed for 7 nights and the hotel is in a perfect location by the seafront close to bus routes and a short walk to restaurants, shops and the main Harbour. The seafront outside is a regular place for walkers as it entends to St Julians which is a 10/15mins walk. The hotel itself has a rooftop terrance to get some sun. We were fortunate to stay in a room with a view of the sea with a balcony to sit out on. The staff are very helpful and friendly and I would give them a 5 out of 5. Housekeeping was also highly rated as everyday on return the room was cleaned. There is a kettle to make tea but note that you would have to buy the tea/coffee yourself at reception for 2.50 euro or you can go to the local supermarket 10mins away and buy some if this is something you require on holiday. There is the sister hotel a 2 mins walk away which has a Spa should this also interest you. A Buffet breakfast is provide and a cooked breakfast can also be provided on request. There is a small charge for breakfast but overall not pricey and good value for money. Overall I would stay in this hotel again. There is mixed clientelle ranging from retired couples to younger tourists.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            We had a spacious and clean room even though the room was very cheap. The location is perfect; super close to the sea and on a central location of Malta. Also the staff was very helpful and friendly.

            For 5€ you can get a breakfast, but that is somewhat poorly. And the English Breakfast they do on request was not available when we asked for it. I would recommend to have your breakfast somewhere else.

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            The Astra Hotel offers spacious clean rooms with small renovated bathrooms. No design, neither fancy (although we loved the traditionally tiled floor) but just perfect. Free WiFi access. Very friendly staff.

            Parking is in the street outside, but we never had problems finding a spot. I'd definetly recommend this hotel to whoever is in Malta for more than just beaches.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Astra Hotel - Sliema Sliema location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Graham Street C/W Tower Road, Sliema, Malta, 1605

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Sliema
            1000 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Cafe Sakura (cuisine: Asian, Japanese)
            200 ft
          • Bamba Beach (cuisine: Mexican)
            200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            5
          • Number of rooms:
            36

          Hotel Awards

          MalteseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSliemaAstra Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in Malta

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