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Hotel Santana is situated in the heart of Qawra, in the resort of St Paul’s Bay. Its four-star facilities are complemented by a personalised service that ensures guests have a comfortable, relaxing stay. This hotel would be perfect for those who are looking to add some excellence to their holiday in Malta.

How far is the nearest beach?

It is about 300m from the hotel to the nearest beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is located approximately 20km from the airport.


There are 252 modern guest rooms at Hotel Santana, and each one features FREE Wi-Fi, central heating and air conditioning (controlled by the hotel), en-suite bathroom, satellite TV, minibar, radio, tea and coffee making facilities, direct-dial telephone, hairdryer and a FREE safety deposit box.

Standard Rooms are decorated in warm Mediterranean colours, and are furnished with twin beds. Most standard rooms can accommodate an extra bed, non-smoking rooms are available on request and these rooms can also be booked for a solo traveller for a supplementary cost.

Comfort Rooms have a modern feel and are located in a new block of the hotel. They feature upgraded toiletries, twin beds and an additional bed can be arranged for most rooms.

Family Rooms are more spacious and can accommodate up to four people, as well as offering a sofa, a small refrigerator, a FREE safety deposit box and tea and coffee facilities.

Hotel Suites are luxurious, and are finished with a traditional Maltese stone archway. These rooms have a bedroom area with a double wardrobe and full-sized mirror, an ironing board and an iron, a living area with a kitchenette, a dining table and a sofa bed.

Food & Drink

Hotel Santana offers a range of dining experiences. The informal yet elegant main restaurant is called The Moire Restaurant, and serves a full buffet for breakfast and dinner. Café Castagna is a cosy, comfortable eatery that offers hot and cold drinks, snacks, ice cream and pastries that are mostly baked by talented in-house chefs. Additionally, the rooftop Pool Bar serves light bites, hot and cold snacks, ice creams and a variety of drinks against the backdrop of stunning views of the sea and surrounding countryside.

Sports & Entertainment

The rooftop swimming pool at Hotel Santana is a beautiful place where guests can relax and enjoy the views. The hotel also has sunbathing terraces, FREE Wi-Fi, a small fitness room with limited equipment and a wellness centre offering beauty treatments, a sauna, a hydrotherapy bath, a whirlpool and an indoor swimming pool. Outdoor activities include diving in the warm sea of Malta and cycling or walking amidst some of the most stunning landscape anywhere in the Mediterranean.

Nearby, guests can find a variety of restaurants, bars and cafes, the Qawra-Bugibba promenade, a casino, a cinema, the national aquarium, the Malta Classical Car Museum and many other historical or cultural sites.

## Please note that the rooftop swimming pool is closed during the winter months (November-March). It re-opens during the month of April (weather permitting). ##


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Lifts
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Romantic
  • Room Service
  • Room Service (Extra Fee)
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone
  • TV Lounge
  • Whirlpool
  • Wifi