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Beautiful 300 Year Old Farmhouse With Private Pool

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse in Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta-Gozo - Peaceful Location, 10 Minute Walk To Town Centre And 10 Minute Drive To Beach

Discover Gozo an island steeped in history and renowned for its diving. Xaghra is home to Gigantija the oldest free standing temples and overlooks the splendid Ramla bay where one can find the mythical Calypso Cave mentioned in Homers Odyssey—enjoy and relax...a spacious and beautifully converted 300 year old farmhouse on the island of Gozo. The property, located in the village of Xaghra, has been lovingly restored. The character and features of the old farm house have been retained whilst incorporating the modern comforts one would expect to find in any exclusive holiday home. The skill of Gozitan craftsmen and the pride of their work is very much in evidence in the conversion of this farmhouse into an exclusive holiday property with all modern conveniences, yet retaining all original features and a warm, cosy feeling. Having a lovely large arched living& dining room. A lovely large terrace overlooks the large 28 feet by 14 feet swimming pool with sun terrace/BBQ area and pool furniture. This lovely farmhouse boasts touches of style throughout. Bright living areas and authentic features. All bedrooms are appointed to the highest of standards, furnished with your maximum comfort in mind. This farmhouse is available for Gozo holiday stays in the lap of luxury.


Owner
Krishna Ramcharran
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2017

About Krishna Ramcharran

I live in the Scottish Borders with my wife, 2 boys, our 4 year old black lab and 14 year old Russian Blue. We love chilling out together.

Krishna Ramcharran purchased this farmhouse in 2001

Why Krishna Ramcharran chose Island of Gozo

My wife and I visited Gozo by chance in 2001. After a long weekend we had fallen in love with the island and had purchased the farmhouse.

Since then we've had two boys who in turn have also fallen in love with the Island. The farmhouse is our second home and we hope you will enjoy it as much as we do.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Relax and enjoy the tranquillity and privacy of our garden and pool. If your feeling energetic Ramla bay a lovey sandy beach is just a 10minute drive away.

Looking for a pre-dinner cocktail then sample our olives and lemons from our mini orchard.

Finally having worked up an appetite check out the local restaurants in the village square a 10-15 minute walk and sample the fantastic local cuisine, or visit the oldest bakery on the island for fantastic bread and pizza - a 10minute walk away.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Xagħra, Malta

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Shower room 1 - shower enclosure
    Shower room 2 - shower enclosure
  • En-suite bath room to bedroom 1 with bath/shower over and wc En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with shower and wc Adjacent bathroom to bedroom 3 with shower and wc
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed Bedroom 2 with double bed Bedroom 3 with two single beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Notes:
Outside: The farmhouse enjoys a large well appointed garden including a private pool 28ft x 14ft, patio with dinning table and 6 carver chairs, 4 sun loungers, large hammock and barbecue. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included. The property is cleaned and towels and linen change at the beginning of each let. For a more bespoke service please ask.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
5

Beautiful Property

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property the picture do not do this villa justice.

When we arrived we found a food hamper left for us which was a really nice touch, This is our first time in Gozo however have visited Malta a few times and we usually stay in villas and this villa has a lot of nice touches, all the manuals for TV, Cooker and air con have been left and also maps and list of restaurants and places to visit which I thought was a really nice touch.

The bedrooms also have AC which was great as being from Scotland the heat at night can be a bit much.

The villa is clean and has a well stocked kitchen with everything you need and the pool is well maintained,

There is also a cat called Beryl which we were more than happy to feed and if your are outside having dinner she will always be around looking for something better to eat :) Just with children be careful as she is a wild cat she does not like to be touched unless it's on her terms and as we have 2 cats of our own my daughter tried to pet her and Beryl did paw at her but she is a lovely cat.

I would love to stay at this villa again and have already recommended to friends

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely house - we rebooked as soon as we got home

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property well maintained. Magical when we first arrived and couldn't believe where we were staying! Pool is clean and well looked after. Nice patio eating and also good seating inside. Kitchen is well equipped. Good location for exploring Gozo. We were arriving late so owner arranged for some provisions to be left in the fridge. Can't wait to go back later on this year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Washington, DC
5

Extraordinarily beautiful limestone farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

We had the good fortunate to stay in this extraordinarily beautiful limestone farmhouse with its exquisite interior design and lush garden and pristine pool for two weeks in May. We are architecture lovers and seek out such homes in our world travels. Staying in Ta Krishna was as special as staying in a Moroccan riad, a villa in Bali, or a palatial home in India. The owner Krishna has completed an amazing renovation. The living and dining room are in the former stable and overlook the large pool in the walled garden filled with mature, sub-tropical plantings. Staying in May allowed us the best of both worlds – sunning and swimming during the day and enjoying the ambiance and warmth of wood burning fires in the cast iron stove in the evening. There is a large and well-equipped kitchen for self-catering, including a dishwasher, charcoal grill and adorable Dutch doors. A Lidl full service supermarket with a nice selection of wine is a 10-minute drive from the house. Other amenities include a washer machine, ceiling fans, air-conditioning, and high-speed Internet and HD cable television. The bedrooms (two upstairs and one downstairs) are spacious with historic tile floors and wooden shutters to make the room dark for sleeping. The bathrooms have great water pressure and are immaculately clean. The home’s location is also convenient to everything on the island of Gozo. The Xaghra town square, with its pleasant atmosphere, cafes and restaurants, is an easy 20-minute walk. The Oleander restaurant in Xaghra was excellent and we visited twice during our stay. Communication with Krishna was excellent and his recommendation to use Mario’s Car rental provided us with a great car and great service from Pauline. We also ended up asking Pauline to book all of our taxi transfers when we returned to Malta.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Unique property on a stunning island

  • 5 of 5

This fantastic farmhouse is located on a beautiful island. The house has so many unique features, the highlight being the curved roof lounge, fabulous outdoor space, quality kitchen appliances and the internal courtyard. The property was clean and well equipped. When we had a slight issue with the electrics the maintenance man came immediately to resolve. There's also a bonus of good wifi and English tv channels inc movies and sport. The square at Xaghra is only a 20 minute walk with lovely restaurants and bars. The stunning Ramla beach is only a 10 minute drive. A (very) early boat trip to the stunning blue lagoon on Comino is a must see (but it's mobbed by lunchtime!). We will be returning to Gozo and would have no hesitation staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Skellefteå
5

splendid farmhouse with fantastic personality

  • 5 of 5

We would most definitely choose your property when we decide to travel to malta next time! It was a bit hard to find but when you find it you know it was worth every second of confusing.

Thank you for shareing your fantastical home with us, we loved it!

Jennifer & Niklas

Sweden ~ Skellefteå

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Gloucester
5

Fabulous - Will stay again

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic - Our best stay in GOZO yet. The house is Beautiful, Spacious and very clean and a great sized pool for splashing around in. The entire house is larger than the pictures make it look, the living room and has a working log burner which made our evenings cosy.

On arrival it was nice to have milk and few goodies in the fridge, we have left some teabags and additional supplies in the cupboards. All crockery was clean and tidy and plenty of it.

The bedrooms are great, again spacious and the bedding is nicer than it looks in the pictures.

Krishna and his family have built a beautiful home and it was a pleasure to be able to use it, in the process of booking again for next year.

  • Review Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Map

Distances:

10 minute walk to the village square

10 minute drive to Victoria the capital of Gozo

10 minute drive to Ramla bay

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Xagħra, Malta

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$230
A$1,151
 
 
Autumn 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$197
A$987
 
 
Winter 2017
1 Dec 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
A$164
A$822
 
 
Spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
A$230
A$1,151
 
 
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
A$263
A$1,316
 
 
Autumn 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
A$230
A$1,151
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
All rates quoted are weekly but require a minimum stay of 5 nights.

Please contact the owner to discuss rates for stays long than 7 nights.

Changeover Day:
Please contact owner

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