Visitors looking for a change of scenery in Maltese Islands have the choice of residing in transformed Gozo farmhouses.
These rustic residences, with some of the farmhouses being more than 400 years old, and many of which may be older, are located on the Gozo Island. They are a fascinating choice in comparison to the standard accommodation offered by hotel-types. Most country houses have a private pool, stylish décor, and modern comfort. In this article, we give you the ten best Gozo farmhouses you can find on Maltese Islands.
Xaghra, Bullara Street.
Two bathrooms, three bedrooms, sleep 6-7 with (one en-suite).
It is a 150-year-old farm house beautifully transformed with the intention of preserving its rustic style, which is a typical factor for most Country houses. However, the combination of the rustic style with modern design gives the house a modern touch. The home has a 350m 2 area, it comprises of a sitting room, living room with sofa, and dining table, moderately open kitchen, and a ground floor washroom.
The kitchen contains all the necessary amenities. While the washroom also has a washing machine. Its wide doors provide access to the spacious garden. The garden has a pool shower, a 30-m2 pool, gazebo, barbecue, and garden furniture.
Triq Il-Fanal, Għasri, Number 35.
In the outskirts of a small village of Għasri, lies Ivy a newly built house with its inspirations from the rustic country style. The Ivy has a private entrance, countryside view, and private pool. The house is set in two levels. The ground floor of the house has dining that overlooks the pool and countryside view. There is also an entirely fitted kitchen. The Sun patio comes complete with patio furniture and BBQ. It also has a fourth chamber downstairs with a separate toilet and shower. Its first floor comprises of three rooms, all with large baths, a master bedroom that has a triangle bath with a Jacuzzi. The first floor bedrooms have small balconies, which overlook the country view.
3. CASETTA MENZJA
Triq Ta’ Ċenċ, Ta’ Sannat.
This property comes with a difference. Its location is in the famous Sannat village. The property is near local bars and restaurants, ensuring you get every amenity you can desire. The house sits on the edge of the significant open natural reserve on the Island. The natural reserve is famous for its walks on the remarkable cliffs and archipelago view across the Island’s channel. The residence is close to a 5-star hotel that offers excellent spa services and other amenities to non-hotel residents.
The residence comes with high standard equipment, which includes the air conditioning, with an open living area bungalow design. The design gives off a delightful sun lounge with a private pool. The house rental has four bedrooms, with bunk beds while other two rooms have ensuite facilities.
4. CITADEL VIEW COUNTRY HOUSE
Triq Tal-Madliena, Victoria.
Three double bedrooms with two ensuite facilities, one main bathroom.
Enjoy a peaceful holiday on the Island and get to experience the appeal and charm of this Mediterranean Country house. Its unique location is on Victoria edge. The century’s old country house enjoys a spectacular Citadel view, at the comfort of the apartment.
5. DAR IL-FRIEFET
Gajdoru Street, Xagħra.
Enjoy the continually changing setting and quiet peace of the island in this 4-bedroom century’s old original residence. This residence is plentiful in features, which include an external staircase, wooden beams, and arches with a sunny courtyard entrance.
The residence comes with a reserved pool, BBQ area, and many Sun Lounging. There is also a sizeable eight-person dining room, spacious kitchen and living room with an extra two sofa beds, a bathroom, two en-suite showers, a spare toilet.
6. DAR IL-WIED
Triq Ta’sdieri, Għarb.
This remarkable house is highly recommended. The poolside has magnificent views of the splendid Sanctuary of Ta Pinu and its neighbouring countryside. It also provides a peaceful setting for tanning and dining. Its stylish and chic furnishings include the bedroom Air conditioning among others. The house’s blend of modern Gozitan features enhances the beautiful houses ambience. Its local village Gharb is a short walk away. You can get a few cafes and restaurants with a country house style on its outskirts leading to the Victoria capital.
7. DAR IX-XEMX
Għajn Qamar Street, Number 47, Xagħra.
This residence is beautiful and spacious with three bedrooms. Its location is in Xagħra. This self-catering residence features everything necessary for a relaxing holiday. The house has a fully equipped kitchen, swimming pool with a private garden. It is the perfect choice for families.
The residence enjoys a superb location, which allows it to overlook the stunning valley leading to the Ramla Bay, a famous sandy beach of the Island. Due to its location, visitors get to view the beautiful country and distant ocean views. The Calypso Cave is only a few minutes from the residence.
8. FIELDVIEW COUNTRY HOUSE
St Peter’s Street, Għarb.
This recently built semi-detached country house is set on the outskirts of Gharb village. It enjoys an open country with distant ocean views. Its ground floor has a large hall with a bathroom, a kitchen, double bedroom, living, and dining room, which overlook the pool deck. Its first floor has a master bedroom, a Jacuzzi bath, and a terrace. It also has a twin bedroom that combines with shower ensuite. You also gain access to a vast reading or hobby room that leads to a patio with breathtaking views. All rooms are bright and expertly furnished to give the residence a holiday house feel. The windows and doors are fitted with fans and flyscreens. The living room also has a log stove. The apartment comes furnished with outdoor dining furniture and BBQ.
Mia, Triq Il-Mannar, Xagħra.
Located in the peaceful village of Xagħra this elegant Villa country house has its small swimming pool with four exotic bedrooms.
Its contemporary and natural style offer visitors an excellent surrounding for a relaxing holiday in a secluded and safe environment. The beautiful design of the property permits families, couples, and business people enjoy a wide open-plan with the luxuries of a modern home. It also has captivating timeless customs from the Island.
10. NUMBER 47A
Għajn Tuta Street, Ta’ Kerċem.
With wooden beams, thirteen thick arches stone stairs and patterned floor tiles, the residence becomes ideal for family and friends. Its ground floor has a hall, two en-suite bedrooms, and an extra bedroom with a separate shower. You can easily access the first floor from the lobby by using the original stair flight made from Maltese stone. The stairs have a railing made of wrought iron. Its garden gives access to the sundeck area. The first floor has a lounge with a cable TV and a fireplace. It also has a roomy kitchen with two bedrooms. You also gain access to a bathroom, large patio (29sq m.) with exquisite garden furniture, shower, an extensive pool area for sunbathing (69.5 sqm) pool (10.5m x 4.3m), a Jacuzzi which has a diameter 2.3m and a barbecue area (24sqm). The kitchen and lounge both overlook the pool.
These lovely Gozo farmhouses and house rentals ensure you experience the sister island to its fullest. They provide a home away from home; therefore, consider them when visiting the famous Island of Gozo.
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