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Romantic, calming, dreamy character house in the centre of the village

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

A one bedroom character home sleeps up to 4 people

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.


Property Manager
Adrian & Mary Rose Zammit
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, French, Italian, Maltese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About Adrian & Mary Rose Zammit

Mother of three and hence quite busy all year round! I work from home and together with my husband we take great care of our properties. We love old houses and adore restoring them to their original beauty!

Adrian & Mary Rose Zammit purchased this house in 2011

Why Adrian & Mary Rose Zammit chose Island of Malta

As soon as we entered the property, even though it was in a really bad state, we fell in love with it and instantly knew it had a great potential to be transformed in a beautiful and romantic holiday home.

What makes this house unique

The 45 square meter mill room with unique pointed arches and the lovely sunny terrace make the house very attractive.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Ħaż-Żabbar, Malta

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Smoking is only permitted in yard and terrace.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite Shower - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Guest Shower - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Elegant bedroom with en suite shower room. A mini fridge and kettle are available in the bedroom to have the facility to make tea or coffee without the need to go down in the kitchen.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Chauffeur
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Reviews

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Romantic, calming, dreamy character house in the centre of the village
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Awesome Villa!

  • 5 of 5

This villa was perfect: had amenities, great location, super owners, and support. We highly recommend this Villa to potential renters.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review and we are happy you enjoyed your stay at Ta Drinu. Should you return to Malta would be happy to accommodate you again at Ta Drinu or Ta Rozamari. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay...well worth it!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing Ta Drinu for your stay and we are glad you enjoyed your holiday. We would be happy to have you as our guests again either at Ta Drinu in Zabbar or Ta Rozamari in Zejtun. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian
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5

Fantastic house

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic holiday home in Malta with all mod cons including hot tub in the sitting room.🌞🌞🌞🌞🌞

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guests Thanks for your positive review. We really appreciate it. It was a pleasure to have you at Ta' Drinu and hope to see you again at Ta' Drinu or Ta' Rozamari. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian
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5

perfect

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful. We were hospitably entertained. Everything is there for a relaxed holiday. We have been here four days . The hot tub in the living room has a nice view to the sky , really great. The courtyard and roof terrace are a must to stay nice in the evening. Middle of a city in a dead end street . Highly recommended for those who want to get away from a cozy weekend or week

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed a relaxing holiday especially in the hot water jacuzzi and also on the roof terrace. We hope to see you again at Ta Drinu or Ta Rozamari our other house of character in Zejtun. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian
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5

Ta Drinu

  • 5 of 5

My partner & I had a wonderful 5 day break in the Ta Drinu.

Mary Rose and Adrian have done an amazing job of renovation to a historic house and the jacuzzi was very welcome after a days walking.

Everyone was so friendly in the local village and the harbour bars & restaurants of Birgu were only 30 mins walk.

We would thoroughly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your holiday. We hope to see you again at Ta Drinu or Ta Rozamari in Zejtun. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian
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5

Great house, jacuzzi and roof terrace

  • 5 of 5

We were well received by Mary Rose and everything went smoothly.

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, it was our pleasure to have you as our guests. Best regards Mary Rose and Adrian
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Location

Nearest Airport
5 Kilometres
Malta International Airport
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Band Club Bar
Nearest Ferry
2 Kilometres
Xatt ir-Risq, Birgu
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Marsa Sports Club
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Birgu Water front
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
St. Thomas Bay, Marsascala
Car: recommended

Set in the old village of Zabbar, this house, full of character and elegance, is the ideal holiday home you want if you would like to spend a week or more, in a home away from the busy touristic areas surrounding the island. It is set in long alley, leading to St.James square where the local market opens every Saturday morning. Zabbar is close to the Three Cities with the lovely Birgu water front that boasts a number of good restaurants and museums.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Ħaż-Żabbar, Malta

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Aug
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£451
for 3 nights
From
£150
£1,002
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Sept
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£451
for 3 nights
From
£150
£1,002
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Oct-6Nov
1 Oct 2017 - 6 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£437
for 3 nights
From
£146
£957
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
7Nov-17Dec
7 Nov 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£301
for 3 nights
From
£100
£638
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
18Dec-6Jan
18 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£729
for 5 nights
From
£146
£911
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
7Jan
7 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£273
for 3 nights
From
£91
£547
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Feb
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£301
for 3 nights
From
£100
£638
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Mar
1 Mar 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£342
for 3 nights
From
£114
£729
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
23 Mar 2018 - 8 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Apr
9 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£383
for 3 nights
From
£128
£820
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
May-June
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£451
for 3 nights
From
£150
£1,002
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
July-Aug
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£519
for 3 nights
From
£173
£1,139
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Sept
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£451
for 3 nights
From
£150
£1,002
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£519
for 3 nights
From
£173
£1,139
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee £12.76 per person per night

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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