Hotel Santana

  • All Inclusive Option
  • Great for Couples
  • Great for Singles
  • Near Sea Front
  • Handy Location

The Hotel Santana in Malta is situated within the heart of Qawra.  The lively Bugibba seafront is a few minutes’ walk away and features a variety of kiosks, cafes and shops. Packed with convenient amenities, the contemporary hotel boasts multiple dining options and a spa & wellness facilities for you and your family. The numerous flat rock platforms and sandy stretch along the seafront are perfect for sunbathing and safe swimming for children. The bus also runs close to the hotel, which makes it easy to explore Valletta or the popular sandy beaches of Mellieha Bay and Golden Bay.

The hotel is perfectly placed so you can soak up the vitamin D early in the morning and watch the world pass you by from the comfort of your chair. When night falls, the waterside restaurants and music bars come to life. If you feel lucky, try the casino or bingo hall, located 5 minutes away from the hotel, and win big. If you find yourself wanting more, Malta’s nightlife shrine of St Julian’s is just a 30 minute bus ride away.

The Hotel Santana in Qawra has a vast array of spacious, comfortable rooms and suites which are decorated in warm Mediterranean colours. The original design of these rooms helps add to their natural ambience, with guests free to choose from the standard room, comfort room and the studio suites. Each room type has a balcony or terrace with excellent views of the bustling world outside.

As far as dining options are concerned, the MOIRÉ provides buffet breakfast, buffet lunch and buffet dinner. The hotel's Zazen Garden offers guests a combination of a tranquil and inviting ambience, both by day and night, to enjoy great food, a vast selection of beverages and entertainment. The Café CASTAGNA offers light snacks and meals and is perfect for an evening with the family.

The rooftop pool and sun terrace is a great spot for stretching out and enjoying a cool dip and a drink from the pool bar (summer only.) The Wellness Club is the ideal relaxation spot with a whirlpool hydrotherapy bath, sauna and massage & beauty treatment rooms are available. Guests are just a step away from getting rid of all their stress. The Hotel Santana, Malta is the perfect place for you and your family to make the best memories on your perfect holiday.

In February 2019, The Hotel Santana completed all rennovations including full front facelift and all of their rooms. The renovated rooms include new flooring and furniture enhancing guests comfort and experience during their stay whilst the front of the hotel saw new front entrance doors as well as new aluminium doors and balcony railings on all front facing rooms.

Decorated in warm Mediterranean colours, the vast majority of rooms are Standard rooms with twin beds; however they can accommodate a maximum of 3 people and now include a kettle and crockery.

Family rooms are more spacious and have a seating area with a sofa bed, they accommodate up to 4 persons and include tea & coffee facilities.

Studio with Kitchenette are uniquely defined by their original design and luxurious finish. A traditional Maltese stone archway is the main design feature and divides the suite into two areas – the sleeping area and the dining/ living area. For additional comfort the bedroom offers double wardrobe space. The suites are designed to provide some privacy from the living area should there be more than 2 people staying in them. The dining/ living area includes a fully equipped kitchenette including ceramic hob, oven/ microwave, dining table seating 4 people and a sofa which opens into a double bed.

Comfort rooms are furnished with modern furniture in the new block , the comfort rooms are endowed with every comfort and include a flat screen LCD TV, tea & coffee making facilities, mini-bar & upgraded toiletries

All room types have a balcony or terrace. All rooms include free safety deposit boxes and free tea/coffee making facilities (replenished daily). *Note that a refundable deposit is required for safety deposit box key and pool towels.

All Single rooms are Twin Rooms for Sole Use.

Complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas.

A courtesy PC with access to the internet has also been set up in the hotel lobby and is available, free of charge, to all guests.

Disabled Facilities: Ramp access throughout hotel, although rooftop pool and sun terrace is not accessible for clients confined to a wheelchair. 

Check In - 14:00
Check Out - 11:00

Well placed in Qawra with the lively Bugibba seafront a few minutes walk away. If you are looking for a fun packed holiday, Bugibba serves up. Its buzzy sea front is packed, with a variety of kiosks, cafes and shops. A sublime location to start the day soaking up the sun or simply watching the world go by. When the sun sets there is an abundance of waterside restaurants and lively music bars, if you feel lucky try the casino or bingo hall. Malta’s nightlife shrine of St Julian’s is just a 30 minute bus ride away. The many flat rocks platforms and sandy stretch along the seafront are brilliant for sunbathing and safe swimming. The bus terminus close to the hotel makes it is easy to explore, visit Valletta or the popular sandy beaches of Mellieha Bay and Golden Bay. Free public parking is available outside the hotel.

Food & beverage outlets range from the main restaurant – the MOIRÉ – which serves buffet breakfast, buffet lunch and buffet dinner to the new Zazen Garden that offers platters and a snack menu in the evenings. Lighter meals and snacks are served at the Café CASTAGNA which is open daily from 08:00hrs to 01:00hrs. There is also a POOL bar open during the summer months.

Half Board Plus: The Half Board Plus option provides the same breakfast and evening dining options as the standard half board but benefits from unlimited drinks during dinner (local wine, soft drinks, house beer, mineral water and juices). 

All Inclusive Winter (November - April): Full buffet breakfast and buffet dinner at the Moire restaurant, lunch which may either be served at the Moire restaurant or at La Castagna eatery, house-wine, local spirits, soft drinks, local beers, water (by the glass,) tea & coffee at any of the bars between 11:00hrs and 23:00hrs. Sandwiches at Castagna eatery between 08:00hrs and 21:00hrs local ice-cream from Castagna eatery between 11:00hrs and 23:00hrs, house-wine, soft drinks, water (by the glass) local beer, tea & coffee with lunch & dinner, free Wi-Fi hotspot in one of the hotel’s public areas plus tea and coffee making facilities in room.

All Inclusive Summer (May – October):

Full buffet breakfast: 07:30hrs – 10:00hrs served in Moire restaurant.

Snacks: 08:00hrs till 21:00hrs served at La Castagna café.
Lunch: 12:30hrs till 1400hrs served either: 
• Buffet lunch at Moire restaurant. 
• La Castagna café – choice of starter, main course, dessert from the menu.
• The Lycra pool bar – choice of starter, main course, dessert from the menu. (May to September, weather permitting.)

Dinner: 18:30hrs – 21:00hrs served either:
• Buffet dinner at the Moire restaurant.
• Open daily (Extra charges apply. Guests on All Inclusive will receive a discount on main bill. All Inclusive drinks are not included.) 
• Summer BBQ’s held on the roof terrace once weekly (seasonal and weather permitting.) A supplement applies for all guests on All Inclusive. All Inclusive drinks are not included.

Open Bar Service: 

Served from La Castagna café 08:00hrs – 01:00hrs, Zazen Garden 18:00hrs - 2300hrs and the Lycra pool bar 10:00hrs – 18:00hrs (seasonal.)

Beverages include selected house wines, selected local spirits, selected cocktails, house beer, soft drinks, juice, tea and coffee including cappuccino & espresso coffee.

Ice cream by the scoop: 11:00hrs – 23:00hrs
Served from La Castagna café or from the Lycra pool bar (seasonal.)

Afternoon Tea: 16:00hrs – 18:00hrs
Tea, Coffee and cake served at Café Castagna.

Entertainment: Evening live entertainment.

The All Inclusive package also includes:

Free Wi-Fi in all hotel public areas and rooms.

Free use of mini bar in room (stocked upon request at a charge.)

Free use of fitness room (limited equipment.)

Free tea & coffee facilities in the room.

Please note: Guests will be required to show room key card and only one serving/ drink will be provided per person per order. All beverages will be served in cups or glasses with the exception of mineral water. Plastic cups will be issued at the pool bar. Services are not transferable or exchangeable and no credit is given for any meals/ beverages/ services not consumed. The hotel reserves the right to change the venue with advance notice to guests. Children under 16 will not be served with alcoholic drinks.


A €50 refundable cash deposit or €50 pre-authorisation on credit card is required on arrival. At check in, once the deposit has been paid, guests will receive towel tokens for pool towels according to the number of guests, the TV remote control and also the safe key which is now free of charge. The deposit will be refunded during check out when the guests return the three items mentioned above.

Any meal services as described are only a guide and may change without notice.

Folding or put-u-up type beds may be provided when 3 are sharing a room.

The hotel dress code may not allow shorts or sleeveless tops in their restaurant during dinner.

Some facilities may incur a local charge. Empty mini bars are free of charge in all rooms; these can be stocked upon request. In superior rooms there is a small fridge, also free of charge. Kitchettes are only available in the suites.

We have no control over listed services and facilities; they are listed for guidance only and may be withdrawn or amended without prior notification.

Please note hotel bedroom and outlook images are for illustration only. Holiday accommodation varies and the rooms allocated may differ to the images shown.

Children should be accompanied by an adult, at the pool, at all times. There is no lifeguard.

Outdoor facilities may, at times, be closed in winter. The outdoor pool and pool bar are only open in summer. The indoor pool is heated in winter and closed for a few days in the summer months for maintenance.

Hotel Amenities
  • Nearest Town: Qawra, Bugibba and St Paul’s Bay
  • Accommodation type: Hotel
  • Board Basis: AI
  • Board Basis: HB
  • Central Location
  • Coastal
  • Couples
  • Floors: 7
  • Good For Cycling
  • Good For Walking
  • Lifts: 3
  • Lively/Night-life
  • Near Beach
  • Near Sea Front
  • Rooms: 200
  • Short Breaks
  • Single traveller
  • Air Conditioned Public Areas
  • Baby sitting
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Car Parking
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Child Pool
  • Childrens menu on request
  • Cot Availability: Free
  • Cots (on request)
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Daytime Room Service
  • Ensuite Bath/Shower Room
  • Fitness Room
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • High Chairs
  • Hob
  • Indoor Pool: Indoor Pool (fresh water)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry / Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting rooms
  • Microwave
  • Nearest Airport: Malta International Airport
  • Occasional In-house Entertainment
  • Outdoor Pool: Outdoor Pool (fresh water)
  • Oven
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool Snack Bar/Restaurant
  • Radio
  • Restaurant
  • Room Safe
  • Satellite/Cable and/or Pay TV
  • Sauna
  • Sun Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • WI-FI / Internet Point

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