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Chill Out, Relax, Laze by the Pool, Beaches, Just Anywhere Or ....

Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Authentic 200 year old farmhouse located in the quaint village of Gharb, Gozo

The farmhouse is over 250 years old located in a pretty village called Gharb in Gozo in an alley not far from the church. It has been recently refurbished and has energy-saving lighting, solar heating system, pv panels on the roof to generate electricity as well as shading the upper two bedrooms.The entrance is through an old farmhouse door into a courtyard which leads onto a kitchen/dining/lounge room (previously a mill) room and then onto the pool deck are which is complete with BBQ, sunbeds, umbrellas and table and chairs for outdoor dining. There is also a twin bedroom with an ensuite shower, w.c. and toilet accessible from the courtyard. From this courtyard an open staircase leads to the sunny south facing terrace half way up and then to the two bedrooms, one with an ensuite shower and the other with an ensuite bathroom. The latter bathroom is also accessible from an external area. The bedrooms have stone arches and timber beams and the main bed is located in an alcove. There is also a beautiful stone balcony with extensive views of the countryside, the lighthouse Ta' Gordan and the Ta' Pinu Basilica.

Rhona Samut-Tagliaferro
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, italian, Maltese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2017

About Rhona Samut-Tagliaferro

I live and work in Malta and the farmhouse is my weekend get-a-way to distress and recharge my batteries.

Rhona Samut-Tagliaferro purchased this farmhouse in 1998

Why Rhona Samut-Tagliaferro chose Island of Gozo

I fell in love with it.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Its so authentic, old stone walls, arches, alcoves and a beautiful unique stone balcony typical of the locality.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you Rhona – we had a lovely time and very much enjoyed staying in Ta' Mananni.
Sep 2014
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Gharb Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , wash hand basin
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , wash hand basin
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , wash hand basin in bedroom installed in original manger
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Memory Foam mattresses
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Travel Cot available at no extra charge. Orthopedic Mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Orthopedic Mattresses
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Chill Out, Relax, Laze by the Pool, Beaches, Just Anywhere Or ....
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews

Just wonderful

  • 5 of 5

This is truly a home away from home with a twist. The property is well looked after, properly equipped and has many interesting features to be discovered. The owner was very responsive to emails and extremely helpful with any questions I had. As this is based in Gharb, Gozo the nearest town is Victoria. Parking is a major issue in Victoria. There is a Lidl just outside of Victoria which we found most handy. It takes approximately 30 minutes to the port to get the ferry to Malta. The crossing takes approximately 20 mins. You pay the fare on the return to Malta not from Malta. It is another 45 mins to the airport. Ta'Mannani is a gem of a property in the heart of the village in Gharb. Be aware that because of this you are right next to the church and the bells rings at odd times of the day and night. However, anywhere in Malta and Gozo you are never to far away from a church, so bells are part of the deal when visiting this magnificent country. Gharb itself has a lovely restaurent and general store. It is a lovely place to vacation with family and friends. We loved it and will most definetely go back. I highly recommend this property and wish I could think of another reason to hire it again. Just on thing to note. The property is down a one way street to the right of the church. To assess it, take the left fork, turn immediately to the right and again up a narrow side road turn immediately to the right for parking which is in the square next to the church. We had no problem finding parking but did get parked in on Sunday morning during Mass.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Amazing experiance, would visit again

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay at this property, it was well equipped, clean and the pool was just the right size. The house came equipped with a variety of different features which made our stay more pleasurable, such as a BBQ, DVD and other sorts of games which could be enjoyed by the poolside. Furthermore, we were welcomed with some items such as dairy products and other small necessities which was really nice. In addition to this, the owner was very helpful and replied within a few hours and the caretaker was also just a message away to help us with anything we needed. The only drawback was the fact that the property is located next to a church and sometimes the church bells were a bit of a bother early in the morning. Furthermore, we visited at a time were the village feast was being held, which made access to the property by car a bit difficult since the roads surrounding it were closed. In spite of this, our stay was still a highly pleasurable and we highly recommend this property if you want to have a relaxing holiday at a very fair price.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Beautiful stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time we stayed in this house for a lovely weekend break with our friends who came from Italy for a visit. The house is just lovely, in a unique setup, very clean & comfortable. The house is equipped with all the necessary utilities. We loved our short stay & looking forward to visit again in the near future.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Full of character

  • 5 of 5

A lovely old stone farmhouse, full of character but fully equipped. We loved the arched living room opening on to the pool terrace, and climbing outdoor stairs to go to bed added to the quirkiness. Gozo is lovely. Much nicer than Malta, and the village of Gharb has a lot of interest: top-class folklore museum and craft centre, and close to the Azure Window coast.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Very nice place.

  • 5 of 5

Second time i was here. This time with my family, included my two small childrens.

We really enjoyed it. Everything was perfect. Very relaxing place and cosy. Graeat location too

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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  • 5 of 5

Ein schönes sauberes Farmhouse mit drei Schlafzimmern, jeweils eigenem Bad und einem großen Wohn-Esszimmer mit Küche. Eine Sonnenterasse und ein Pool mit Außengrill vervollständigen das Ferienhaus. Am Pool kann man sehr gut entspannen, Liegen und Auflagen sind vorhanden. Das Haus insgesamt ist gut eingerichtet sowohl in der Küche als auch durch z.B. die Waschmaschine und einen Wäscheständer. Das Haus liegt in einer kleinen ruhigen Gasse in der Nähe der Kirche hinter einer Mauer mit einem schönen Holzportal verborgen und abgeschirmt. Der Ort Gharb selbst ist sehr ruhig, aber man kann in der Nähe einkaufen und auch essen gehen. Und man ist schnell in Victoria.

Der Kontakt mit den Vermietern für Buchung und Nachfragen war ausgesprochen freundlich und unkompliziert. Eine Housekeeperin ist vor Ort und als Ansprechpartner da. Der Pool wird regelmäßig gereinigt.

Insgesamt hatten wir einen schönen Aufenthalt in dem Haus (5 Erwachsene, 1 Kleinkind, 1 Baby) mit ausreichend Platz für alle. Und der Pool wurde von uns von früh vorm Frühstück bis spät abends und selbst am Abreisetag noch genutzt!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Nearest Airport
43 Kilometres
Malta International Airport, Luqa, Malta
Nearest Barpub
250 Metres
Nearest Ferry
17 Kilometres
Gozo Channel
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Salvina's, Il -.Kunvent, Jeffrey's
Nearest Beach
3.5 Kilometres

Visit Dwejra and take a boat trip from the Inland Sea. Go diving in the blue hole, swim at Ramla Bay and snorkel in the crystal clear waters. Visit Ggantija, The Citadel, Ta' Pinu Sanctuary. Chill out. Relax. Laze...... or go sightseeing on a Quad Bike or take a bus - Gozo sightseeing hop-on hop-off.


Rates & Availability

Gharb Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May-June 2017 - 2 persons
May 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
July 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak - August 2017
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
September 2016
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
Low season October 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $53.47
Refundable damage deposit $213.86
Stay tax $0.53 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Special rates for 2 persons booking during May and June 2016 Monday to Friday at €100 per night for four nights

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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