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The Grand Hotel Excelsior is a 5 star Hotel in Malta, only two minutes away from Malta’s Capital City, Valletta. Sixteenth Century Fortifications surround the hotel and its gardens giving a unique opportunity to re-live in the richness of Maltese History in a luxurious Hotel. Its location is overlooking magnifient sea views of the Harbour and Manoel Island. The Grand Hotel Excelsior offer its own private marina and it is the host for Malta’s Annual Boat Show. The Hotel offers Elegant and Luxurious rooms with Magnificent views all around. In-house guests have the facilities of the Pools, Gym available to them free of charge as well as Free wifi internet in the hotel Lobby, Public areas and guest rooms. Being a five star hotel, the staff guarantee excellence and exclusivity in everything that they offer, excellent accomodation, hospitality and first class facilites to make sure your stay is fulfilled with grand luxury at the Grand Hotel Excelsior.

Accommodation at the Grand Hotel Excelsior

Experience the luxury at the Grand Hotel Excelsior, an experience like no other. The Hotel’s location gives stunning scenery and fine dining, giving out a grand sense of style. The Grand Hotel Excelsior offers 433 rooms and suites over 10 floors all of which are elegantly decorated in a classic and contemporary design with the state of the art amenities and comforts. The hotel has various types of rooms to choose from that will give you time to relax, unwind and pamper yourself with luxury.

All rooms have the following room amenities to ensure you have a pleasant stay at the Grand Hotel Excelsior:
Air-Conditioning, an ergonomic workstation with Internet connectivity, a Flat Screen Colour Television with Satellite TV programs, free Pressing Service, Sofa, Telephone with speaker & voicemail, Laundry / Dry Cleaning Services available at a charge, Safety Deposit Box, Minibar, Tea & Coffee amenities, Bathroom amenities and a bathroom phone, Iron and ironing board available upon request, Baby cots are available upon request, Shoe Polishing Service is also available at a charge.

Should you wish to stay at the Grand Hotel Excelsior, it is recommended to book in advance by checking availablity for your holiday dates.

Classic Room

The Classic room is the basic room type of the hotel. These rooms features one king sized bed but it does not offer a balcony.

Deluxe room

These types of rooms are found from the 1st floor to the 7th floor. These spacious rooms overlook the landscaped gardens and the 16th century bastions or the Hotel plaza. These room types offer a spacious balcony, one king sized bed or twin beds.

Deluxe Room Partial Sea view

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The Deluxe rooms Partial sea view are located from the 1st to the 7th Floor, offering spacious rooms and a spacious balcony with breathtaking sea views of Marsamxett harbour and Manoel Island. This room can feature a king sized bed or twin beds.

Deluxe Room Sea front

The Sea view Deluxe room is located from the 1st to the 7th floor. These double rooms provide a spectacular sea views of the Marsaxett harbour, Manoel Island and the private yacht marina.

Deluxe Room Seafront with Terrace

Sea view Deluxe rooms with terrace is a spacious double room that provides a spectacular 180 degree sea view of Marsamxett Harbour, Manoel Island and the hotel’s private yacht marina.

Superior Deluxe Inland room

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Superior Deluxe rooms are located from the 8th floor to the 10th floor and featuring a double room with either one king or twin beds, these rooms overlook the beautifully landscaped hotel plaza surrounded by the City of Valletta.

Superior Deluxe Room Partial Sea view

Superior Deluxe side seaview rooms are located from the 8th floor to the 10th floor. This room features either one king or twin beds, offering a breathtaking sea views of Marsamxett Harbour and Manoel Island.

Family Room

The Family Rooms can accomodate three people or more featuring one king sized bed and two rollaway beds are also available. These rooms have a bay window overlooking the hotel’s landscaped gardens.

Deluxe suite partial sea view

These rooms are located between the 2nd floor and 7th floor. These spacious double room suites offer breathtaking sea views of Marsamxett Harbour and Manoel Island just opposite.

Superior Deluxe Suite Partial Sea view

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These rooms are located between the 8th floor and 10th floor, featuring one king or twin beds. These suites offer pictoresque sea views of Marsamxett Harbour and Manoel Island.

Royal Suite

Expierience the luxurious Royal Suites which are located on the 10th floor, consisting of two spacious double bedrooms, one of which with a separate balcony; two spacious bathrooms and a large terrace with sun beds and outdoor furniture. The Royal Suite offers breathtaking sea views of Marsamxett Harbour and Manoel Island. This Spacious Suite also has a well lit sitting room with a flat screen TV leading onto a large terrace and a dining room with an adjoining separate toilet. The room amenities include spacious terrace and balcony, walk in wardrobe in main bedroom and much more. Guests staying in the Royal Suite can enjoy the hotel’s Executive services and the lounge.

Presidential Suite

Experience luxury in the Presidential suite located on the 10th floor, consisting of two spacious double bedrooms, two lavish bathrooms and a large terrace with sun beds and outdoor furniture. The Presidential Suite offers spectacular sea views of Marsamxett Harbour and Manoel Island. The suites are located in a corner, having a well lit living room and a dining room with a separate balcony. The room amenities include spacious terrace and balcony, walk in wardrobe in main bedroom and much more. Guests staying in the Presidential Suite can enjoy the hotel’s Executive services in the lounge.

Executive Lounge

The Executive lounge has amenities such as a private full Buffet Breakfast, Afternoon tea with cakes, sandwiches, french pastries and cookies, Soft drinks, juices, tea and coffee throughout the day. Also available is free wifi access, the use of Local and foreign newspapers, use of the Business Centre Library and PCs. The access to the Executive Lounge can be booked with any room type at a charge.

Dining at The Grand Hotel Excelsior

Spice Island Restaurant

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Enjoy your food at this restaurant that specialises in Mediterranean, Oriental and Caribbean cuisine. You can watch the chef mix in fragrant ingredients cooking from the cooking stations which makes the meal all the more special. The Spice Island Restaurant caters for any special diets. The Sunday Buffet includes platters, dips, seafood dishes and much more served at the various stations specialising Indian, Asian and Sicilian Cuisine.

Admiral’s Landing

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Enjoy the views of Manoel Island and Marsamxett harbour whilst dining at The Admiral’s Landing. The Restaurant serves a la carte dining with a combination of International cuisine with a Mediterranean twist together with an extensive wine list. Tempt your apetite to one of the delicious dishes at the Admiral’s Landing, the menu has an extensive selection from meat dishes such as the rib-eye of beef to light dishes like the Wild Mushroom Ravioli combined with a glass of wine.

Tiki Bar & Restaurant

A casual Mediterranean restaurant right by the water’s edge, giving unobstructed ses views of Manoel Island. An ideal spot for watching yachts pass by. They offer a variety of dishes from grills to pasta, salads and snacks and much more. Tiki Bar and Restaurant is decorated with a Tiki theme, making the venue unique, casual and with great hospitality. This Bar and Restaurant is usually open in the Summer and also serves beverages and sandwiches by the pool area until October.

Tiki Village & Blue Ocean Bar

The Grand Hotel Excelsior offers for the summer season an original venue of a Tiki village of 10 villas, seating 6 people overlooking stunning sea views. The Blue Ocean bar serves the drinks for the Tiki Village. At lunchtime one can enjoy light snacks and beverages until 6pm. In the Evenings one can enjoy mouthwatering platters and beverages until 11pm.

Bars at the Grand Hotel Excelsior

Harbour View

A perfect way to relax and sip a cocktail whilst enjoying the extraordinary sea views. The Harbour View, a high class bar is filled with classical furnishings with a an elegance that speaks grandeur all around. The bar seats up to 50 people in a smart casual setting. The Harbour View serves an array of cocktails, coffees or teas, wines and cakes.


The Chartroom located adjacent to the Harbour View bar offers a relaxing atmosphere. The bar is furnished with a marine theme, ideal for an informal business meeting or a relaxing drink before dinner or after dinner. This lounge serves afternoon tea in a cosy atmosphere with a selection of sandwiches, scones and delicate pastries from 3pm till 5pm. In the evenings, the Chartroom bar serves premium drinks and cocktails for up to 50 guests with daily live entertainment from 6pm till late.

Vista terrace

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Enjoy afternoon tea from their al fresco terrace taking in the majestic seviews all around.

The Castaway Bar

This bar forms part of the Spice Island Restaurant serving various beverages such as wines, champagne, cocktails and hot drinks for the service of the restaurant.

Meetings and Events

With a blend of a classic, elegant style, sophistication and state-of-the-art venues it can make an event at The Grand Hotel Excelsior one to remember. Their purpose-built conference and banqueting facilities seat 1,000 delegates and also offer thirteen separate conference venues to choose from. Every guest is given the superior service standard of a five star conference centre. It is recommended to consult with Professional event planning staff at the Grand Hotel Excelsior for corporate events and social occasions. At the Grand Hotel Excelsior they have top notch state of the art equipment for your event from HiFi audio systems, Microphones, projectors to computers, internet connections and more. The Hotel also offers Business support services on the 7th Floor consisting of Secretarial assistance, Printing, scanning, Entertainment arrangements, a photographer, Catering and more.

Weddings at the Grand Hotel Excelsior

Make your special day a perfect memoriable one, a once-in-a lifetime experience at the Grand Hotel Excelsior. The professional event staff can guide you which venues are suitable such as the 16th century Bastion Terrace, The Grand Ballroom or The pool-side Harbour View. Their chefs will not only cater for any dietary need but also design a menu for your special day. The finishing touches of the Professional staff will ensure that exquisite finest elements with the beautiful venue an unforgettable occasion.

Leisure at The Grand Hotel Excelsior

Yacht Marina

The Grand Hotel Excelsior has a private 30-berth yacht Marina, ideal for those travelling with their yachts. The Marina offers the service of berthing in specifically for in-house guests only. The Season rates apply both in Summer from 1st April till 30 September and Winter from 1st October to 31 March.

Outdoor Pool and Indoor pool

During the Summer months why not go for a swim in the outdoor pool or you can also enjoy the Mediterranean sea from their private sandy beach with magnificent sea views. In those cold Winter months you can still enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or jacuzzi. They also have a Steam room and Sauna available for in-house guests.

Watersports & Diving

The Concierge in the reception area can help organise water sports such as water-skiiing, banana-rides, paragliding, jet-skiing to daily boat trips to Comino or Gozo and much more. A water taxi service to Sliema or Valletta Waterfront can also be organised for you.

The Hotel’s partnered up with PADI giving scuba diving courses in Malta throughout the year. Learning the skills of diving under the supervision of the instructors guarantees your safety until you get used to the scuba gear, earning you an International diving Certificate. The Maltese Islands are full of interesting diving sites for Scuba divers and snorkelers alike. The water is so clear it offers an average of 30 metres visibility underwater, being the cleanest waters in the Mediterranean. These diving sites are suitable for all levels of diving experience. Diving takes on a whole new meaning of underwater sightseeing in Malta with an abundance of marine life, rock formations, reefs and much more.

Fitness Centre

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The Fitness Centre at the Grand Hotel Excelsior is fully equipped with a range weight-training machines, weigths and a range of cardiovascular equipment. The Fitness Centre is open on a daily basis from 6am till 10pm.

La Spa at The Grand Hotel Excelsior

Treatments & Massages

Treat yourself to luxury body treatments at Le Spa as they have various types of massages available such as Swedish Massage, Aromatherapy, Anti-Cellulite Massage, back Massage. They also have body scrubs with Marine Salts and Essential oils and extreme body luxury with Thalasso Muds and body wraps. They offer Anti-stress massage, thai Massage, self heating stones and much more. They also have available their signature Le Grand Spa Maharlika Massage and treatments relaxes the body, mind and soul and relieves physical imbalance, improves blood circulation and stimulates energy flow through the body. Treat your senses to aromatherapy or a personalized treatment specifically for your needs at Le Spa.


Enjoy a relaxing facial massage at Le Spa. They have facial treatments such as the soothing facial for sensitive skin, a hydrating facial for dry skin and Cleansing Facial for oily skin. They also have the intensive facials available such as the Cocktail Facial with peel off mask and the Anti-oxidant Vitamin C treatment.

Beauty Treatments

Le Spa have various manicures and pedicures using the Le grand Spa Maharlika treatments or Classic Manicures as well as Nail Polish applications and Gelish applications. They also have Wax depilation such as eyebrow shaping, upper lip, Chin, Legs, Bikini Line, Underarms and Forearms. Le Spa also have the service of tinting Eyebrows and Eyelashes.

Hair Salon

Hairdressing Salon caters for Men, Women and Children. Men’s Hair cuts vary from shaving to trimming of beard and moustache, long Hair cuts, hair trims and also a head massage is offered. Ladies Hair treatments include Hair trim, Restyle, Upstyles, Blow dries, Head massage and conditioning treatments, hair colours and lights. Kid’s Hair cuts are also available at the Hair Salon.

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Contact The Grand Hotel Excelsior

Tel: +356 21250520
Address: Great Siege Road, Floriana, Malta, FRN1810.

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