Dar Ta Nina is just a two minute walk away from Xaghra's beautiful square with its excellent selection of restaurants and bars. This stunning five bedroomed, 300 year old house of character is a haven of peace and tranquility and has been tastefully furnished throughout.
Guests and friends say that the house has the feel and style of a baronial castle due to its central wrought iron chandelier, original thick walls, high ceilings and galleried stairways.
Set over three floors with a private outside pool and garden patio, the house has recently been fully renovated to exacting standards.
The house contains many original features including high ceilings, wooden beams, traditional Gozitan floor tiles and a wealth of stone arches.
The brand new, craftsmen built kitchen includes a polished marble counter top and a larger than standard fridge freezer. A large capacity stainless steel oven with five burner hob offers holiday chefs the opportunity to create their own dining experience. We like to cook and entertain and have therefore provided high grade pots, pans and utensils along with restaurant quality crockery, cutlery and glassware. A full sized built in dishwasher takes care of the washing up!
The handmade dining table will easily seat 10 to 12 guests and is overlooked by a feature lit ancient rubble wall, set within a tall stone arch and has views out to the swimming pool and garden.
The thoughtfully designed garden area is also equipped with a 10/12 seater dining table and chairs along with a brick built barbeque, stainless steel sink and ambient lighting to enjoy the lazy Gozitan evenings.
The garden also features an ancient and functional freshwater well that is covered by a laminated glass top for the safety of our guests.
The lounge area features an L shaped handmade sofa, another three seater sofa and a 42 inch LED TV linked to an IPTV box (Internet) giving access to a host of international TV channels and films. An Xbox (doubles as a DVD player) and a selection of games will keep the youngsters happy.
A traditional huge Gozitan feature fireplace takes pride of place and our winter guests will have the pleasure of being warm and cosy in front of the Norwegian Jotul log burning stove.
At the rear of the house our guests will find the ground floor double bedroom and next to that an open plan wetroom and toilet with rainfall shower. This room also accomodates the very latest Samsung, eco friendly washing machine
The first floor is accessed by the magnificent marble and steel staircase which in turn leads to the central atrium gallery overlooking the lounge.
Three double bedrooms and the family bathroom are accessed from the gallery along with the steel and marble spiral staircase that leads to the third floor open plan master bedroom suite.
Ground Floor Bedroom One.
Traditional style iron framed double bed. Feature stone rubble walls and stone wall lamps. The stainless steel chimney pipe from the log burning stove passes high along one wall to provide a warm and cosy bedroom for the autumn and winter months. The rear door leads to a small private courtyard.
First Floor Bedroom Two. (Ensuite Bathroom)
To the rear of the house and again features a traditional style iron framed double bed. The bedroom has airconditioning. The ensuite bathroom encompasses a shower over the bath, vanity sink and toilet. This bedroom leads to a very private walled terrace balcony with feature lighting and designer patio furniture.
First Floor Bedroom Three.
To the front of the house. This large gorgeous room with high ceilings and wooden beams overlooks the garden and swimming pool and is one of the original bedrooms of the house. Furnished traditionally with an iron framed kingsize bed and a beautiful large and ornate Victorian wardrobe. A foldaway single bed is also available for this bedroom. The bedroom is equipped with airconditioning.
First Floor Bedroom Four.
To the front of the house and also overlooks the garden and swimming pool.High ceilings with original timber beams. Another original bedroom that is fitted with two single pine beds and a tall pine wardrobe. The bedroom is equipped with airconditioning.
First Floor Family Shower Room.
Large shower room with sliding glass doors, vanity sink and toilet.
Second Floor Master Bedroom Five.
Accessed from the gallery via a steel and marble spiral staircase. This large master bedroom with ensuite facilities features a huge terrace to the front of the house overlooking the swimming pool and garden and a smaller rear terrace with distant views of the sea and mainland Malta.
The front terrace has an outside L shaped sofa along with sunloungers and is ideal for entertaining guests and soaking up the sun. The rear terrace features a designer patio table and chairs for two people.
The bedrooms on the upper floors are all equipped with air conditioning which is operated by a coin meter on the ground floor.