British Hotel - Valletta

267 St. Ursola Street, Valletta, Malta, Vlt 06, Valletta, Malta, VLT1222  show map
 2 stars
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British Hotel - Valletta

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Cycling

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Overlooking Grand Harbour, the pleasant 2-star British offers a tennis court and a golf course.

Guests can reach such landmarks as Auberge de Castille, Spinola Bay and Malta Aviation Museum in 5-minute walk. Upper Barrakka Gardens, Malta5D and Manoel Theatre are about 5 minutes' walk away.

The city center is 1 km away from the hotel. British is 10 minutes’ drive away from Malta International airport.

Rooms

British provides guestrooms appointed with an in-room safe, a separate toilet, climate control, a work desk and ironing facilities. Guests can make use of a shower, towels and free toiletries in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

The property offers a rooftop restaurant serving local cuisine.

Services

Business facilities feature a meeting room, a copier and a business corner.

Relax

The hotel provides a rooftop terrace, a library and a cocktail lounge to ensure guests enjoy their stay. Various activities, including hiking and cycling, are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   36.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business corner
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

267 St. Ursola Street, Valletta, Malta, Vlt 06, Valletta, Malta, VLT1222

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City Center
  • Valletta
    300 m
Airports
Restaurants
  • Cafe Deux Baronnes (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    40 m
  • Piadina Caffe
    150 m
Parks
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens
    10 m
  • Lower Barrakka Gardens
    120 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    36

Rooms and availability

British Twin RoomBritish Twin RoomBritish Twin Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 14m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room facing inland, overlooking the street. Air conditioning is available on request at an extra charge.

Room facilities
    British Triple RoomBritish Triple RoomBritish Triple Room
    Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 14m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Room facing inland, overlooking the street. Air conditioning is available on request at an extra charge.

    Room facilities

      How to reach hotel

      hotel British Hotel - Valletta Valletta location
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      Hotel Address:

      267 St. Ursola Street, Valletta, Malta, Vlt 06, Valletta, Malta, VLT1222

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Valletta
        300 m
      Airports
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Deux Baronnes (cuisine: Mediterranean)
        40 m
      • Piadina Caffe
        150 m
      Parks
      • Upper Barrakka Gardens
        10 m
      • Lower Barrakka Gardens
        120 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        36

      British Location

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      Local Attractions

      • Spinola Bay - 3.3km
      • Marsaxlokk Bay - 5.7km
        southeastern Malta, Marsaxlokk
      • Malta Aviation Museum - 6.3km
        Ta' Qali Crafts Village, Attard
      • Paceville - 3.5km
      • San Anton Gardens - 5.9km

      Near the hotelNear the hotel

      • Upper Barrakka Gardens - 10 m
        Battery Street, Valletta
      • St. John's Co-Cathedral - 220 m
        St. John Street, Valletta
      • Lascaris War Rooms - 210 m
      • Grandmaster's Palace - 320 m
        Palace Square, Valletta
      • Saluting Battery - 40 m
        Battery Street, Valletta
      • Lower Barrakka Gardens - 120 m
      • Church of Saint Paul's Shipwreck - 210 m
        Triq San Pawl, Valletta

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Cafe Deux Baronnes - 40 m

        Address: Battery street

        Cuisine: Mediterranean

      • De Robertis - 150 m

        Address: Castille Hotel, Castille Square

      • Luciano Restaurant - 200 m

        Address: 21-22 Merchant Street

        72% likes this, based on 190 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      • Piadina Caffe - 150 m

        Address: 24, Triq Santa Lucija
        Phone: 0035621225983

        87% likes this, based on 100 reviews
        Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 6

      • Il-Gifen Bar - 150 m

        Address: 277 Triq San Pawl

        70% likes this, based on 38 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        36
      Hotels nearby
      Castille
      3 stars
      0.2km
      Sliema Hotel
      3 stars
      2km
      Sliema Chalet
      3 stars
      2km
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      British Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at British

      Individual guest reviews

      • Family with children
        7.4

        This is a good option if you want to stay actually in Valletta. It's good value and has stunning views of the harbour (worth paying extra for). It's a bit quirky - something of a maze - family-run and distinctly old-fashioned, but that's entirely in keeping with the city and to me added greatly to the charm of the place. I loved it! We stayed longer than we planned because UK airports were closed (volcanic ash - this was April 2010), but the staff were incredibly helpful to us and everyone else in suggesting routes home, making calls and bookings for us etc, acting as unpaid travel agents. Very nice people indeed.

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        Good location - close to the centre of Valletta. Easy check in and check out. Nice view from the breakfast room over the harbour. Helpful staff.

        The breakfast was very ordinary. Juice tasted like sugary cordial and the ham and cheese had been sitting out for a while.

      • Single
        6.6

        The location and the view from the hotel (overlooking the bay) was just spectaculor and breathtaking! The hotel staff were all very polite and helpful.

        The Hotel facilities: there was no working elevator on one wing of the hotel, which meant a very cumbersome process of getting one's luggage upstairs and downstairs particularly if one was placed on the 5th floor! Fortunately I had help getting my luggage pulled up the stairs, but pushed it myself down 5 flights of stairs. Also, the air-conditioning was not part of the facilities included in the pricing. One had to pay the Hotel an additional charge for aircon, which is necessary in the summer months!

      • Single
        7.4

        The view in the morning. Stunning. Also breakfast setting on the terrace.

        The interior is dour, but I don't care as long as my gaze is riveted outside.

      • Single
        8.2

        My own terrace on the roof of the hotel (single room 315) with a view on the bay and the "Three Cities". the big common terrace with free wifi.The kindness of the staff. the hotel location in the city centre. Room very simple but very clean.

        I have nothing to complain about.

      • Single
        5.8

        Excellent location. The staff were experienced and helpful but you only get what you pay for, and this is a low budget hotel

        Probably overpriced, but the location is what you pay for. Beds small and hard, rooms very basic.

      • Older travelers
        3.8

        We were only there for nine hours but that was eight and a half hours too long. The decor is dated and everything you touch is sticky (including the checking in counter, whats that about first impressions?). Our room had all the charms of a Turkish prison cell and the rest of the hotel would benefit from being upgraded to something later than the 1950s'.

      • Single
        7.0

        Basic but clean accommodation, superb location with great views of the harbour.

      • Couple
        5.0

        Nice location, nice views

        Breakfast was not good, room expensive for the facilities

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        Able to explore Valetta as well as other areas of Malta & Gozo. Enjoyed the fabulous fireworks display,

        Fabulous location overlooking the harbour - great views. Good location close to Valetta shops and bus terminal.

      • Single
        7.8

        Location is fantastic and the staff of the hotel is very hospitable.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        the location and the sea view from the room

        no real heating in the room (only AC), tiled floor, poor isolation of windows

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        The view.

        Almost everything else. Despite the fantastic panorama from the front 5th floor room, we would not stay again. Much better accommodation would be available for the same price in Sliema - get a harbour front hotel if you want a view. Do not have the breakfast - worst we've seen for years - walk three minutes towards town. Wifi works fine but only in public areas. This could be a fantastic hotel just from its location, but everything else has been allowed to rot. I have stayed in several hotels in Malta recently but not this one again!

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Location and views, nice staff

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Location, and views. Being able to smoke in the galleria attached to the room. Nice staff.

        Nothing that we disliked but the hotel is a wonderful old character building and could gain a lot by a gentle refurbishing, ridding it of its 70´s style.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel British Hotel - Valletta Valletta location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      267 St. Ursola Street, Valletta, Malta, Vlt 06, Valletta, Malta, VLT1222

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Valletta
        300 m
      Airports
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Deux Baronnes (cuisine: Mediterranean)
        40 m
      • Piadina Caffe
        150 m
      Parks
      • Upper Barrakka Gardens
        10 m
      • Lower Barrakka Gardens
        120 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        36