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3-bedroom Farmhouse with Private Pool and Jacuzzi in Qala, Gozo

Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 6 nights

About the property

3-bedroom Farmhouse with Private Pool and Jacuzzi in Qala, Gozo

Berwieqa is a private, 3-bedroom en suite self-catering farmhouse accommodation in Qala, on the Maltese island of Gozo. It features a terrace, pool with jacuzzi and barbecue facilities in a furnished courtyard. It is minutes away from the popular beaches of Daħlet Qorrot and Ħodoq Ir-Rummien and only a short walk out of the village square, a host to various bars, pubs and Restaurants offering both local and continental cuisine.

The property features a fully equipped kitchen, a large dining and living area, a private pool with Jacuzzi, BBQ area and a beautiful scenic terrace in the shade of a palm tree. Guests at Villa Berwieqa receive a 10% discount on their food bill at Il-Wileġ Restaurant, where we serve a variety of traditional Gozitan meals. A Hot Tub is present in one of the bedrooms.

More Details

Property Manager
Martin Portelli
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, italian, Maltese, Japanese
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2017

About Martin Portelli

My name is Martin and I am a Chef by trade. I am a native Gozitan and have traveled to many parts of the world.

Martin Portelli purchased this farmhouse in 2002

Why Martin Portelli chose Island of Gozo

Gozo is nicknamed "The Diamond of the Mediterranian" and for good reason; with hot Summers and a lush green Winter, it's an Island paradise any time of the year!


4/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

3-bedroom Farmhouse with Private Pool and Jacuzzi in Qala, Gozo
average rating of 4.0 based on 5 reviews

Poor to say the least

  • 1 of 5

We were hoping for a peaceful and relaxing holiday in Gozo but unfortunately this did not materialise. Upon arrival the owner met us in the village and took us to the property handed us the key and said he lived in the house next door if we had problems and then disappeared. No walk through or explanation of anything in the house. Inside there were no instructions on operating any of the electrical items, There was no DVD player as advised or indeed a tumble dryer. The satellite TV as very limited to say the least.

On our first weekend we had a heavy rain storm and water poured in through the downstairs bathroom ceiling and flowed into the bedroom. The only way to stop it coming into the bedroom was to roll up a rug and form a "Dam". Water also came into the hall through the front door surrounds and the hall ceiling. A small amount also came into the lounge through the ceiling close to the chimney. We advised the owner and he said that he would fix it. Three days later another rainstorm and the same thing happened again.

Not sure if he ever fixed the problem as thankfully we did not have anymore heavy rain.

During our first week we went to use the oven which we found to be so "dirty" that it was not useable and the owner agreed to get it cleaned which he did on our first Saturday which coincided with us losing all hot water for four days. The owner did offer us a key to one of his B/B rooms in the house next door for a shower but we did not take up his offer. Apparently an element in the solar heating or water tank had broken.

Into our second week we decided to use the oven only to find that it was not working. To compensate we were given a few extra saucepans and a griddle pan I guess as a substitute for the oven not working with a promise of the oven being fixed. While he was inspecting the oven I gave the owner a pair of kitchen sissors that were "Thick rust and dirt" from the drawer which he looked at and smiled. I asked if he might want to use them in his restaurant next door. They were taken away and never replaced. The oven was replaced with a "Secondhand" one of course so at least we had an oven for 7 days of our 21 day rental.

All the beds (4) were uncomfortable (yes we tried them all) the lounge furniture was covered in blankets and when we removed the blankets we understood why.

Our opinion is that the owner really only wanted to bank the rent and not provide a reasonable standard of accommodation.

No sign of the owner when we left

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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berwieqa, qala, gozo

  • 4 of 5

What a lovely holiday we had. Martin was a great host and his property is lovely. The kids loved the pool and the property had all the amenities you need. It is also located in a very quite area

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great holiday this Villa. It is beautiful and very comfortable. The pool is wonderful, our 2 kids loved it. The owner is very kind and helpful and told us the story of each stone of his gorgeous house (it's 450 years old).

We definitely recommend it !

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super séjour

  • 5 of 5

On a adoré cette farmhouse où on a passé des super vacances. La location est impeccable, avec tout le confort et en même temps, présente une situation privilegiée pour qui cherche le calme. On a profité de la beauté sauvage de Gozo et on s'est bien ressourcé. Martin, le propriétaire, a toujours été disponible et sympathique. En plus, c'est un très bon chef cuisto.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Un très agréable séjour

  • 5 of 5

Farmhouse idéalement placée sur GOZO (plus calme que Malte), nous n'avons pas tout découvert de l'île de GOZO en 10 jours sur place.

C'est une ancienne habitation gozotaine rénovée tout en gardant l'authenticité des constructions locales.

Confort : ok, piscine agréable et propriétaire disponible et sympathique.

Séjour avec nos 2 enfants qui on été ravis, tout comme nous.

Nous recommandons

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Malta International Airport (Luqa)
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Various Bars and Pubs in Town Center
Nearest Ferry
3.5 Kilometres
Gozo Ferry Terminal (Mġarr)
Nearest Golf
35 Kilometres
Royal Malta Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Il-Wileġ Restaurant
Nearest Beach
2.5 Kilometres
Hondoq Ir-Rummien Bay
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Qala Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
November - March
Nov 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $21 per night, per additional guest
April - May
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $26 per night, per additional guest
June - September
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
6 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $32 per night, per additional guest
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $26 per night, per additional guest
November - March 2018
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $21 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $32 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax €0 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Qala Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (semi-detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom (Ground floor) - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 (FIrst floor) - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 (First floor) - toilet , tub , jetted tub
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom (Ground floor) - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 (First floor) - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 (First floor) - 1 double
  • Extra folding beds and cribs available on request.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Terrace
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Housekeeping
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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