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Razzett Ta' Marija-350 yr old Farmhouse-Private pool-heated 1 May-31 October

Welcome to Razzett Ta' Marija.  A charming authentic 300 year old Gozitan farmhouse.
1 of 16Welcome to Razzett Ta' Marija. A charming authentic 300 year old Gozitan farmhouse.
Overview
Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Xaghra, Island of Gozo
Razzett Ta' Marija (Mary's Farmhouse) is a large authentic Gozitan farmhouse constructed over 350 years ago. The property has been expertly and sensitively converted and improved by its current owners, into a comfortable residence suitable for occupation all year around. The outdoor pool is heated from 1 May to 31 October inclusive. From 1 May to mid May you can expect a pool temperature of 24-26 degrees, then through Summer to late Autumn 27 degrees and above, so a perfect temperature all year around. The pool is cleaned once a week and additionally as required.

You will receive a complimentary welcome pack of delicious local Gozitan food and wine on arrival. The farmhouse sleeps up to 7 people and bookings are for the entire property including exclusive use of the large and private deck area. For bookings during the cooler...
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Listing #HL1418858
About the Owner
Ginette D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
Interaction with guests
A secure key safe is provided for access to the property at a time to suit yourself (after 3pm on day of arrival), and further keys can be found inside the property for ease of access throughout your holiday. During your stay you will be looked after by our housekeepers Tony and Catherine for a regular pool clean, change of linen and to deal with any day to day problems that might crop up. They will call in to see you the day after arrival to ensure all is well and answer any questions you may have about the farmhouse or the island. As I do not live on the island I cannot greet you myself, but I am accessible by email at any time before and during your stay and will always call if there are larger unforeseen problems.
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

What a wonderful location in Xaghar to take a well earned break. The home is very comfortable and the pool a refreshing delight for young and old alike. Restaurants in Xaghar itself are just delightful and the village boasts some lovely attractions. Close to everything...More

Thank B2425LLpaulas
Ginette D, VR Owner at Razzett Ta' Marija-350 yr old Farmhouse-Private pool-heated 1 May-31 October, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. It is indeed a characterful and yet comfortable family home that easily accommodates up to 7 guests. As you say, Xaghra village centre is a 5 minute walk away and boasts many excellent restaurants, cafes and bars. The main...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is a fantastic property in a peaceful location and most definitely has the WOW factor! The farmhouse has been tastefully and respectfully brought up to date with all mod cons leaving a wealth of historic original features, making it not only beautiful but so...More

Thank HazelandMark
Ginette D, VR Owner at Razzett Ta' Marija-350 yr old Farmhouse-Private pool-heated 1 May-31 October, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review, it is such a delight to hear our guests have enjoyed their stay so much! We strive hard to gain the delicate balance between old world charm and modern conveniences as custodians of one of islands oldest farmhouses with...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

My family had a lovely stay at Ginette's beautiful house in Xaghra. The facilities are spot on and the heated pool was appreciated by all the family, even with an air temperature in the mid 30's. The secure and very private courtyard housing the pool...More

Thank EricFromDerbyshire
Ginette D, VR Owner at Razzett Ta' Marija-350 yr old Farmhouse-Private pool-heated 1 May-31 October, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

I am so pleased that you and your family enjoyed such a wonderful time on Gozo and in the tranquil and private surroundings of Razzett Ta' Marija. It is true that the island's wonderful sights are easily accessible and the local bars and restaurants too....More

Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Quiet family holiday destination. Not suitable for large parties of singles. Smoking permissible in the outdoor areas only.
Bathrooms
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    5 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
In Low Season and for the Christmas and New Year period the property is for a maximum of five persons plus infant and is for the main farmhouse only.
Long lets are available at reduced fee between 5 January and 31 March, minimum 1 month stay, price on application. Maximum 4 persons plus infant.
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About the neighbourhood
Xaghra is centrally located for enjoying the sights and sounds of the beautiful island of Gozo. The beautiful beaches of Ramla Bay and San Blas Bay are within striking distance and easily accessible by car or just a 40 minute walk away. Xaghra itself hosts the World's oldest Neolithic Temples, which are a World Heritage Centre. The central Church Square of Xaghra is just 10 minutes stroll away and is replete with excellent cafes, bars and restaurants for the discerning diner. A mix of Mediterranean, Gozitan and Asian food is on offer within walking distance of the farmhouse. Xaghra is one of the larger towns in Gozo and is close to the central City of Rabat, just a 5 minute drive away where you can shop, wander and enjoy the many and amazing historical sites of The Citadel.
Getting around
Gozo is very easy to get around. You might hire a car if you want to please yourself and move around the island and travel to Malta for a day. Even so it is possible to hire a car on the island for just one or two days and the rest of the time it is easy enough to explore the island by bus, bike or simply walking on the many coastal walks. There is also a hop on-hop off tourist bus that provides a very good service through the day all over the main areas of the island at reasonable cost. Taxi services are also available.
The bus time-table changes depending up season, the up to date time-table can be found at the bus terminus in Victoria and is also posted on the local bus stops around the island.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Malta Airport: 30.0 km
Ferry: Mgarr: 3.0 km
Malta International Airport is easily accessible from most European airports. Malta airport has accessible car hire and also reliable and frequent bus transfers to the ferry port. The ferries leave Cirkwewwa, which is an easy 30 minute car/bus journey from Malta airport. These run frequently all year around and also overnight. Taxis are readily available on arrival on Gozo if you chose not to rent a car and there are cheap and frequent buses on the island that go to all major towns and villages on the island.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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