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Mosta, Malta
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We spent three days in Gozo just after the new year to get away from the festive hassle and bask in the peace and luxurious greenery of a typical Gozitan mild winter. Maria Giovanna came highly recommended by friends, and we were not disappointed. It is built around an original old house, but the old charm has been retained and...

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Sandro, Many thanks for sharing your experience with other travelers. We are glad to learn that your family had a pleasant stay here with us and look forward to welcoming you home again in the near future. With regards, Sonia & Anna

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights on our honeymoon before taking the ferry to Malta. The guesthouse is conveniently situated a few minutes walk from the bay which has good restaurants and bars. The hosts are very polite, friendly and helpful; always willing to give assistance in terms of finding your way around and local attractions. The rooms are very...

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, While thanking you for your lovely review, we are glad to learn that you have enjoyed you stay at Maria Giovanna. We look forward to welcoming you both once again in near future. Greetings from Gozo! Anna

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Just back from a flying visit, four nights in Gozo. Bowled over by the attention to detail by two amazing sisters, Anna and Sonia who endeavour to make one's stay the very best. Some hosts talk the talk but these ladies walk the walk!!! Tastefully furnished bedrooms with power /rain shower, cooked/continental breakfast with choice of mouth watering home baked...

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Veronica, While thanking you for your nice words re; your experience at Maria Giovanna, we are glad that you have enjoyed your stay and the island of Gozo. It is our aim to make our guest's stay a memorable one. We look forward to welcoming you once again in near future. Greetings from Gozo! Anna and Sonia

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We stayed for 3 nights and it was perfect. The rooms are very comfortable with a nice modern bathroom and excellent showers. Anna, Sonya and their father were always very welcoming and helpful and the breakfast is superb. Eggs etc are prepared to order but there is much else on offer including delicious homemade cakes. The location of this guest...

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with other travellers. It has been our pleasure to host you and look forward to welcoming you home again once back on the island. With regards Anna & Sonia

expatriate Southerner in Lancashire.
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Delightful guesthouse, with friendly, but not obsequious owners, & authentically furnished rooms, with very comfortable beds. We had a room with a small balcony giving a sideways view of the sea. We were pleased & surprised that it also has a lift. The breakfasts were wonderful, with fresh fruit salad, cereals, breads, a 'full English' if required & delicious home...

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Mary, How lovely of you to post such a great review! It has been our pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you both home again in the near future. Many thanks and regards, Anna & Sonia

Bugibba, Malta
Reviewed 6 November 2016

A Truly good stay, once agin. Third time now. So friendly and welcoming. Rooms are comfortable. Breakfast hits the right spot. thanks everyone. Easy access to whole island. Parking no problem just a few minutes walk. see you again.

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your lovely comment. It has been our great pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. With regards, Sonia & Anna

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I was impressed with the atmosphere comfort and reception at this guesthouse.Anna does her best to make you feel at home. Exceptionally clean and greatly decorated. Location is so close to the seafront. Breakfast was super great. Highly recommended. Will visit again

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AnnaSonia, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your lovely words. It was a great pleasure meeting you and looking forward to host you at Maria Giovanna once again in near future. Regards Anna

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were only there for a couple of days as a family of three. We stayed in the triple bedroom. The bedroom was excellent, very clean and big enough for the three of us. The beds were very comfortable and the rain-shower was great. We had wonderful breakfasts (both cooked and continental). Both Anna and Sonia and the gentleman I...

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AnnaSonia, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, While thanking you for taking your time to post your great review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Maria Giovanna. We look forward to hosting you again once back on the island. Regards Anna

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This was a return visit for us. Stylish, friendly, conveniently located for the beach, restaurants and bus stop. Breakfast is great: all fresh - fruit, bread, cheeses, meats and the 'signature' cakes and pastries. A cooked breakfast is always an option. Wonderful! Incidentally, one of the most amusing Tripadvisor reviews is the one below criticising MG for not providing lemon...

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AnnaSonia, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, How nice of you to post such a great review! We look forward to welcoming you both home again next year. Many thanks and regards Sonia & Anna

Scotland
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Coming back to the Maria Giovanna is like going to meet family that you haven't seen for a while. Anna and Sonia always make everybody feel most welcome to this attractive old house, full of character and excellently situated in Marsalforn. Scrupulously clean, the rooms have a period charm augmented by constantly available hot water in modern bathrooms. Air conditioning...

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oneofthetwo, Owner at Maria Giovanna Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking some of your time to post again another review about Maria Giovanna. It is always our great pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you home again once back on Gozo. With much love from our little island, Sonia & Anna

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maria Giovanna, a typical Maltese town house, elegantly furnished 15-bedroom guest house offering a warm yet family atmosphere. It is run with care just like a personal home. Antique furniture, modern design and comforts melt to create this peaceful atmosphere. All bedrooms are set in a rustic style with romantic brass/iron beds. Each bedroom enjoys a fresh shower equipped with a hairdryer. Situated in an excellent location in Marsalforn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maria Giovanna Guest House

Address: Rabat Road, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 9010, Malta
Region: Malta > Island of Gozo > Marsalforn
Price Range: €51 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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Maria Giovanna Guest House Hotel Marsalforn
Maria Giovanna Guest House Island Of Gozo/Marsalforn, Malta
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“Some rooms would have a partial Seaview so you could request these.”
 of 5 bubbles Bronte19, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 was excellent! I don't know about the others.”
 of 5 bubbles MarySpencer, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Talk to Anna or Sonia about what you are looking for”
 of 5 bubbles Highlander022, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms one and two cannot make use of lift as it stops the floor above.”
 of 5 bubbles 213Peza, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All are fresh and exquisite”
 of 5 bubbles 18Anne, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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