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Ramla Bay Resort

Hotel category

4 Star

Rooms

479

Wellness/Spa

YES

Internet

FREE

5 star dive center

Onsite

House reef

YES

Resort Highlights

  • 4* resort in northern Malta, overlooking Gozo
  • Country rich in history and culture; visit the Megalithic Temples of Malta
  • Dramatic topography, swim throughs, octopus, seahorses
  • Multiple open-air and climate controlled restaurants and bars
  • Large spa with a sauna and indoor pool
  • 3 outdoor swimming pools, sunbathing area with direct access to the sea

Prices

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1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

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  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 25% (downpayment)
  • 42 days before trip start: 75% (balance)

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 5% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 10 days prior to arrival
  • 55% will be charged if you cancel between 10 and 9 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 9 days prior to arrival

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Resort Description

Ramla Bay Resort is perched on the waterfront in the far north of Malta, overlooking beautiful Gozo Island. 

The country is incredibly rich in history and culture, boasting the Megalithic Temples of Malta; some of the most ancient religious sites on Earth. Underwater you can expect dramatic topography, swim throughs, arches and the chance to see a seahorse or octopus!

The resort offers a selection of buffet and a la carte restaurants in a climate controlled or open-air setting. There are also 3 outdoor pools and a large spa with an indoor pool and sauna. 

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Language:
English
Currency:
Euro
Time:
GMT +1
Climate:
Mediterranean
Diving season:
12 months
Water temperature:
15C (January) - 26C (August)
Air Temperature
16C (January) - 32C (August)

Dive Center

Highlights

  • PADI 5* IDC Dive Resort accessing Malta, Comino and Gozo Islands
  • Over 70 dive sites within 1 hour's drive from the base
  • Chance to see octopus, seahorses, dramatic archways
  • 280km of coastline to explore, easy shore diving
  • Conditions to suit all experience levels
  • 30ft qalfat dive boat with shaded space, comfortable seating

Description

OrangeShark Diving Center is a PADI 5* IDC Dive Resort ideally located to access Malta, Comino and Gozo's best dive spots. 

Malta is an essential diving destination for all European divers. Despite it's size, the island offers over 70 dive sites dotted around the country's 280km of coastline. 

The most of the shore dive sites are characterized by easy access, periodically maintained, making them suitable for anyone.

The dive center is based within Ramla Bay Resort and all boat diving is done from a 30ft qalfat.

DIVING SERVICES

PADI® Courses Available

  • Open Water (Referral)
  • Project Aware Specialties
  • Refresher Dive
  • Reactivate Program
  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver Certification
  • Divemaster
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Underwater Videographer
  • Night Diver
  • Wreck Diver
  • Cavern Diving
  • Drift Diving
  • Boat Diver
  • Drysuit
  • Underwater Propulsion Vehicle
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Technical Diving Courses

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Filling Station

Diving Facilities

  • Shop
  • Training Pool
  • Battery Charging Station
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Beach Front Location
  • House Reef
  • Facilities For Disabled Guests
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • Vhf Radio

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Polish

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Idc Resort

Distinction

  • Padi 5 Star Cdc/Idc

Dive boat facilities

  • Tea And Coffee
  • Ladder
  • Custom Built
  • Drinking Water
  • Shaded Space
  • Seating Area
  • Dry Area
  • Fresh Water Shower
  • Toilet
  • Camera Rinse Tanks

Resort Amenities

Activities

  • Island Hopping
  • Cultural Excursions
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Live Music
  • Jet Skiing

Food & drink

  • Private Dining
  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Gluten Free Food

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Spa Facility
  • Sauna
  • Massage Services
  • Beauty Treatments

Facilities

  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Restaurant
  • Beach Front
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Garden
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Games Room
  • Facilities For Disabled Guests
  • Heating

Great for families

  • Kids Pool
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Gbp)
  • Cash (Aud)
  • Cash (Nzd)
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Sports & Watersports

  • Waterskiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Cycling

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

How to get there

Arrival 

  • The best airport to fly into is Malta International Airport. 
  • The resort is around 20km away from the airport, and the journey will take you around 1 hour depending on traffic. 
  • You can catch a taxi upon arrival or arrange a private pick up via the resort (advance notice required, additional cost payable direct to driver). 
  • Check in time is 2pm. 

Departure

  • Check out time is 11am. 
  • Upon request, the resort will arrange a taxi to take you back to the airport. 

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