Some Frequently Asked Questions
Some Frequently Asked Questions
|Is there a local restaurant and bar?
|Ans: Yes, there is a fantastic Italian restaurant in the local square only 200 yards away from the house. Also there is a local bar hidden away in the corner of the square, and a 10 minute walk you have another couple in Gharb.
|Are there any good beaches on the Island?
|Ans: Yes, Ramla bay is a large sandy beach, and elsewhere on the Island there are numerous small bays with smaller areas to relax, one of the top ten beaches in the world is also in Gozo! San Blas Bay, but you need a small 4x4 to get to it !!
|Are there any offers?
|Ans: Yes, on booking the accommodation, we can supply some discount vouchers in the joining pack if the local restaurants can supply, and at off peak times we are always happy to discuss discounts on the price.
|Can you recommend any get away from it all places on Malta?
|Ans: Yes, we have a friend who has a Farmhouse, no TV, and no Phone! Very civilised and only a short distance from the airport on the South Coast.
|Can I use UK electrical appliances in Gozo?
|Ans: Yes, all the electrics are as in the UK, no adaptors are needed. Standard three pin plugs are the only ones used and voltage (on a good day) is the same!
|Are prices per week, or per person?
|Ans: Prices will be quoted per week, so in summer it might be circa Euro 1300 for the Farmhouse for the week.
|Where is there to visit on Gozo of interest?
|Ans: Visit Comino, the clear blue lagoon where Ulysses is said to have been held captive,
the Ggantija Prehistoric Temples dating from 3600 BC the oldest standing free structures in the WORLD! Quaint fishing villages, the Citadel in Victoria.
|Are there baby sitters?
|Ans: We can point you in the right direction here - our builder has some extremely good contacts who speak English.
|Where is the house on the Island?
|Ans: Its at the far end, in a sleepy village of San Lawrenz, about 15m drive from the ferry. Please take a look at our Map page.
|Are there Taxi's?
|Ans: Yes -quite a few now, including "Bolt" so get your app loaded up
|Who flies to Malta / Gozo?
|Ans: From the UK: Ryanair, Air Malta, British Jet (www.maltabargains.com) and easyJet. The package tour companies like Thompsons also have flights. Additionaly, cheap airlines fly from other parts of Europe. BMI has flights but they are Air Malta flights
|What appliances are in the house?
|Ans: We have a washing machine, dish washer, freezer, microwave, four fridges, hobb, oven, plenty of kitchen utensils and a couple of kettles.
|Is there any where I can climb?
|Ans: Yes, sure is, call 00 356 99241171, email@example.com
|Can we rent bicycles?
|Ans: Yes, Call Victor or Joe on 00356 21556414 or 21553741 or the mobile 99253053 you collect them from opposite the bus station in victoria when we rented them in 2010 it was about 80 euro for 4 bikes for 4 days
|Can I hire my own boat charter for scuba (in a rib)
|Ans: Yes! call Roy on +356 79325984 www.oceandreams.uk.com
|Ans: see my links one local firm in Malta and one on Gozo. There are cheap online car hire places where you get ripped off with fuel, especialley europcar and a high excess Euro800 rather than Euro250 The online companies are out for what they can get
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