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Ta Drinu luxury character house

Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Zabbar, Island of Malta
Set in an alley, this house has been renovated in an elegant way, yet keeping all of its charm and character that have been tied to it from the days it was built around 400 years ago. Walking about 50 metres into the alley one finds Ta' Drinu, and on entering the house, one finds a small yard with plants and a water feature. Upon entering the house one finds himself in a 42 square meter living room with round sofa, jacuzzi, and 46 inch LED TV. Next to this room is a separate dining room, a well equipped kitchen, and a shower room. A staircase from the living room leads to the bedroom with en suite shower and a 50 square meter roof terrace with garden, outdoor sofa, dining table for 4 and BBQ

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: HPI/6073
Listing #HL1315574
About the Owner
Mary Rose Zammit Z
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2011
Interaction with guests
We will meet you on arrival to show you the house, how to use the hot water jacuzzi etc. There is an information folder in the living room with restaurants, places of interest, beaches etc. We also have a telephone at the property on which you may call us for free at our home in case you would need anything during your stay. We live in the village of Zejtun which is only 5 minute by car from Ta' Drinu.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic stay over Christmas and New year. The house is full of character and history with a lovely modern & clean layout. A lovely meet and greet service at the airport with the owners. The hot tub was perfect. With bars &...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Carol R
Navigator399032, VR Owner at Ta Drinu luxury character house, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Carol Thanks for your lovely review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay at Ta Drinu and would be happy to accommodate you again at this property or at Ta Rozamari. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautifully renovated house in Zabbar, a small local village which has plenty of character and charm. The hosts were very helpful and pleasant. The local village is not very touristic, which I preferred. It has more of a local feel. If you...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Jonny C
Navigator399032, VR Owner at Ta Drinu luxury character house, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jonny Thanks for your lovely review, it was nice having you as our guest and would be happy to accommodate you again at Ta Drinu or Ta Rozamari. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

The house is a beautiful and very old, honey coloured limestone renovation. It is very clean and well maintained and has everything you could wish for. Kitchen is well equipped and even has a dish washer. The hot tub the perfect place to relax as...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Seshenviolet
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
Smoking is only permitted in yard and roof garden terrace.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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Fees
  • Environmental fee 50c per person per night: ₹ 81 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 3,239 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 24,290 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Price is for 2 persons extra charge of eur15 person.
There is an environmental contribution tax of 0.50c per per person per night payable in cash on arrival.
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About the neighbourhood
The area is of a typical Maltese village. In St James square just down the alley there is a bakery, confectionery, butcher, pharmacy, cafeteria etc. Within 2 minute walk there is also the bus stage.
Every Saturday there is the village open market.
Getting around
Bus service is nearby, a 30 minute bus trip can take you to Valletta. Or else you may opt to walk to Birgu waterfront and from there you may get the boat across the grand harbour. Take the lift to Barakka gardens and you will be in Valletta.
However we would recommend to get a car rental as you would be more flexible.
Nearest restaurants are at Birgu waterfront and Marsascala.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Malta International Airport: 7.2 km
Ferry: Gozo Ferry Cirkewwa : 31.0 km
We can help with airport transfer and the bus terminus is only 2 minute walk away.
If you get a car rental, we can meet you at the airport to follow us to the property which is about 15 minute drive.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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