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    Hotel Kennedy Nova

    116, The Strand, Il Gzira, Island of Malta GZR 1027, Malta
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    1 - 5 of 443 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked this hotel for just one night (thank goodness) as I was getting work done to my apartment. Arrived at the hotel tired and exhausted and had to wait until nearly 3pm to get checked in so had something to eat on the hot...More

    Thank Tessa B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Before you set foot in the Kennedy Nova look at the three wooden benches on the opposite side of the street. They are hard, uncomfortable and a bit smelly. I ask you to you at them because after one night in the Kennedy Nova (Or...More

    Thank Austen L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I booked this hotel for a last minute trip away, i made the fatal mistake of booking from their website photos and not consulting tripadvisor. the rooms looked nice and modern and i opted for a standard room, big mistake. The standard rooms are worse...More

    1  Thank Flashpacker8
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    The hotel looks lovely in Thomas Cook's brochure, but what a surprise. Building work woke us up with load banning at 7.30 am every day. Endless parties of school children ran riot up and down the corridors, banging on door until the early hours. Complaints...More

    Thank Y-Yeoman
    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    On a one night stop in Malta the place I usually stay at was fully booked as was most hotels due to the season. Upon entering the lobby things look promising but the creacky lift up to the room was the first flag. The room...More

    1  Thank Gerard H
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 51 - US$ 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 98
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    • Il Gzira
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    • Hotel Kennedy Nova Malta/Il Gzira
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    michaeljhodgson
    I stayed here over Christmas and the New Year a few years ago and it was absolutely fantastic. On reception there was an extremely pleasant, polite and friendly English girl for whom nothing was too much trouble. The Head Waiter was either Spanish or Italian with a great sense of humour and politeness. I returned two years later and what a difference. The staff from my previous visit had left and had been replaced by dreadful staff, especially the young man on reception who was an Australian tourist working his way around Europe. I was put in a room at the rear of the hotel which was completely run down and looked like something from a hostel for the homeless. I complained at reception and the hotel manager was off duty. The Australian screamed a tirade of abuse at me in front of other guests. At breakfast time it was self service and if you were further back than half way in the queue there was very little food left and the staff would not provide any more. Many of the English guests were old men in cloth caps who during the daytime sat on the benches opposite the hotel and at night sat in the bar drinking pints of beer. There was no way of holding a conversation with them as they had little or no intelligence. The Head Waiter was local and may have been Ok as just a waiter but a Head Waiter he was not. The remainder of the staff were simply rude. I was only too pleased to leave and fly back home when I e-mailed a report to the local tourist Authority but other than an acknowledgement I heard nothing from anyone. I love Malta and may return in late August/early September but I shall give the Kennedy Nova a very wide berth.
    28 November 2016|
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    Response from HotelKennedyNova | Property representative |
    Dear Michaeljhodgson, We write with reference to your review regarding your stay at Hotel Kennedy Nova a couple of years ago. We are bit bemused by the review as generally guests tend to post their opinions shortly after... More
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    Dear Guest, As from this year we have introduced High Speed WIFI in all our rooms, charges are applicable. Free WIFI is available in the reception area. Should you require further information kindly email us and we will... More
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    7 July 2015|
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    Dear Guest, Kindly send us an email and we would be more than happy to assist you. Regards, Hotel Kennedy Nova
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