The Topaz Hotel is a 326 unit non-smoking 3 star hotel (however classified as a 4 star hotel by the Malta Tourism Authority) that first opened its doors to customers in 1987.
Situated in a quiet part of St. Paul's Bay (Geographical co-ordinates: 35.9469, 14.41209), 700 metres from Bugibba's main square and 800 meters from Bugibba's sea front promenade and its rocky beach. The Malta National Aquarium as well as the Bird Park are also in the vicinity of the hotel.
The accommodation is split over 5 floors in three buildings (with an underpass linking two buildings) having six lifts and has rooms with balcony with internal residential street views or views of the outdoor pool (subject to a paid upgrade) as well as rooms without a balcony. All rooms include a bath or shower and the use of a fridge. A safe is available at a charge of €1.50 per room per day. A flat screen TV with various channels completes the room amenities. The rooms are air-conditioned and heated (times may apply) and rooms may be checked in from 14:00 and all rooms have to be checked out by 11:00.
The hotel operates a 24/7 reception desk as well as a bar (closed in summer) and a restaurant serving buffet meals, a hairdresser, a massage parlour and fish spa, a souvenir shop, hospitality desks, vending machines with hot and cold drinks, free wireless internet (wifi) in the lower lobby, in the lounge and library and in the mid-way lounge of the west building. The hotel provides wireless internet (wifi) to other parts of the hotel as well as in rooms at a charge using pre-paid cards that may be purchased at the reception desk. The hotel has a multi-use area, 2 small conference rooms and a large hall.
The hotel also provides a free daily service to Mellieħa Bay during the summer months.
The large outdoor pool, which was re-constructed in 1995, has free sunbeds for in-house clients. Bus stop "Pijunieri" is around 300 metres away from the hotel and can take you further north or towards Valletta.