I stayed at the Calypso for a week in August 2014. As woman travelling alone, it was particularly important for me to feel safe, whilst having a sociable time. The staff were warm and friendly, and clearly interested in the well-being of their guests. I was able to use the office to check in on line for my flight home! My room was spotless. The upstairs pool was smaller than I had anticipated, as it is a plunge pool, but the sea was right across the road. The Calypso is nicely situated and I was able to access shops and fab restaurants very nearby. I'l be going back there soon, and I would strongly recommend it.
Sue from London
Modern, six-storey seafront hotel with adjacent sandy beach, 3 kilometres from the island’s historic capital city …More
Staff were very friendly and obliging.The food was superb. They advised us of a suitable route to the airport next morning. The staff were quite open about the fact that refurbishment of the hotel is a work in progress,
My husband and I have stayed in this hotel many times over the years. It is located up a back street right in the heart of night club land, not that we are interested in that, and might be off putting to some.On the other hand, it also has its own sandy beach a short walk away and is walking distance to shops and many good restaurants. What makes this hotel for us is the 'club facility' which you gain access to when you have a certain grade of room. It's a wonderful facility located up on the 15th floor with a lovely big terrace overlooking the pool area on the 10th floor below and out over the bay. The terrace is great for breakfast outside in good weather and for drinks in the evening watching the sun go down ....... and afternoon tea if you are up to all the calories!! Lovely helpful staff, so keep going back. Will have to try somewhere else while they undergo a big refurbishment, but I think we'll be back there somehow.
Had four fantastic relaxing days at paradise bay. No complaints at all. Rooms were spacious with lovely views. Hired a car to travel the island because the hotel is a little isolated but this is what we wanted. Feel very fortunate to have chosen this hotel for our break as it covered all our needs. We had a teenager and pensioner in our party and everyone was satisfied. Paradise bay lived up to its name.
We did a lot of research before booking this hotel and were not disappointed. First tip: book a room with a sea view if you want a stunning view! Alot of rooms back onto a stepped alleyway which is not a problem as it was quiet but I imagine you only get a view if you request one like we did. We were self-catering as that suited us but we did eat in the cave bar one lunchtime and found our food matched the quality of the food in all the restaurants in Mellieha - exceptional, tasty and good value for money. We wanted to explore the island - this hotel is in an ideal location for northern destinations, Gozo, Comino & Valletta as bus connections are good. Do not pick this hotel if you want a week on the beach, Mellieha's beach is a bus journey away. We were too busy exploring to spend alot of time using the hotel's facilities but what we saw was of a high standard. We found staff to be extremely friendly and helpful. I'd would however advise booking a transfer from the airport for this hotel. We caught the bus and were lucky to be dropped at the top of the hill managing to find the hotel by walking downhill with more luck than judgement! If you approach the hotel from the bottom of the town with suitcases you will not be very happy with the hundreds of steps you'll have to climb to get to reception. Its fine once you're checked in as you'll be able to take the hotel lift. Mellieha is a lovely town, not taken over by tourists but gently embracing them. We plan to return!
I really had a good time I have to cut my holiday short because my mum when sik so I came home 72 hours after I tel the easy jet about it I have to pay extra £122 for another booking I didn't like that
frank from brun
Resort hotel immersed in pristine countryside situated in the north of Malta, with impressive views of the Islands of Gozo …More
We just got back a week ago and had a fantastic holiday, the location is great for eating out, nice walks and the bus station is 10 mins from hotel, the bus service is brill for getting out and about. We were BB and the breakfast buffet was lovely, the hotel staff from reception, to the cleaners and the shop staff were lovely and very helpful. The entertainment staff made everyone feel welcome at there shows, my 6 year old loved the mini disco they done every nite...
Overall no complains and will definitely be booking for next year again ;))
I wanted somewhere nice and quiet with a view. That is exactly what I got. First night someone woke me up, but as soon as I told the staff at the reception they have sorted it out and there were no noise afterwards. Staff at SPA are extremley welcoming and lovely. The girls are fantastic, especially Tatjana and Victoria. Thank you so much for a wonderful stay. I was glad I did not go all inclusive as managed to go out in the evening to eat at different place every time. Its only a short walk to the centar and the view was amazing. I would like to return again, already been recommending this place to all my family and friends.
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