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San Andrea Hotel - Gozo

3 stars

Malta, Gozo and Comino, Mediterranean

The 3* San Andrea Hotel is located on Xlendi in the south west of Gozo with scuba diving centre minutes away. A charming small hotel, with 28 rooms, right on the harbour with roof terrace offering stunning views and a la carte Zafiro restaurant directly over loooking Xlendi Bay and seafront.


Location

Hotel San Andrea sits at the front of the Xlendi promenade; a stone throw away from the Mediterranean Sea. Situated in the Xlendi Valley, the hotel is sheltered with a soft sea breeze. To get to San Andrea from Malta International Airport is only 25km over to Gozo and then over to Xlendi on the west side of the island.


Accommodation
This modern looking hotel has 28 twin bedrooms with direct or side sea views over looking Xlendi Bay or side view over St. Simon Street. The hotel is fully airconditioned through with individually controlled air conditioning in each bedroom with an en suite bathroom with both bath and shower facilities and are equipped with an electric hairdrier. Each room has an in room safety deposit box, direct dial telephone and WiFi internet connection facility and it's own private balcony, 


Facilities
Within the hotel, residents have access to a private lounge and roof terrace decked with sun beds and chairs. The hotel offers a choice of continential breakfast buffet or a full English cooked breakfast, lunch A la carte menu and daily set menue or A la Carte dinner menues. The Zafiro restaurant is part of the hotel and is located on the Xlendi seafront. With wine menu and bar it offers specialities in local and Mediterranean cuisine, fresh pasta, lobster in season, and choices from the grill. You can eat indoors or out on the terrace with  postcard views of the bay.


Diving
The dive centre on Xlendi Bay in south Gozo offers shore and day boat diving, PADI and CMAS courses. This small and friendly, professional centre have been in operation since 1989. More >


 
Price from £450 Including flights - Enquire about this hotel >

Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Liveaboard Wreck Diving Tech Diving

Suitability:

Beginners 

Intermediates 

Advanced 

Technical 

Best Time: April to October.

Average Air temps: 10-15°C (winter) and 21-30°C (summer).

Average Water temps: 15-17°C (Dec-April),18-25°C (May-Nov).

Visibility: 5-100m (Jan-June)
Up to 200m (July - December)

Top Dive Sites:
Malta - The Wreck of the 'Um el Faroud', HMS Maori, Imperial Eage, HM Stubborn submarine & Bristol Blenheim bomber & rare HMS Hellespont, paddle steamer.
Gozo - Karwela wreck, Blue Hole, Reqqa Point shore dive, Double Arch reef near 
Camino - Cominotto Reef, Comino Caves, Lantern Point & Blue Lagoon.

Great Reasons to Dive in Malta, Gozo & Comino

  • First class BSAC & PADI dive centres.
  • Diving for all levels.
  • World War II wrecks
  • Artificial reefs, walls & caverns.
  • Clear waters for underwater photography.
  • Technical DSAT, TDI & Rebreather diving.
  • Caters well for groups.

 

Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.
 

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