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“Three lovely days at The Burrows”
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The Burrow
Ranked #1 of 1 Tarxien B&B and Inns
Reviewed 20 July 2013

After almost 3 weeks in Malta and Gozo we stayed our last 3 days with Chiara, Frank and their
5 kids at The Burrows. And to be honest.....we had a great time. The room was nice, clean,spacy and the shared bathroom ?? for us no problem at all . We knew it was part of the deal !!
Breakfast ( included) simple, but if you want something special : ask ! During our stay we had dinner, prepared by Chiara with Frank's dedicated assistance, and it was perfect. Sitting on the topterrace, enjoying the great view, accompanied by other guests it was the
day's highlight .
Again it was great !!

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Georgie6434
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Reviewed 19 July 2013

We had a very good time at b&b the burrow in Tarxien. Chiara and Frank are two very nice people who are doing their very best for giving their guests a pleasant and joyful stay at Malta.
The b&b is located in a cozy and authentic house not far from the bus stop and the Neolithic temples. We had a beautiful and tidy room on the ground floor and enjoyed every morning a good and tasty breakfast with homemade marmalade. We enjoyed also the nightly dinners on the roof in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with guests from all over the world, so we were able to refine our knowledge of foreign languages. In other words: our stay was just perfect!

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Luc V
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Reviewed 17 July 2013

If you are looking for a B&B at THE home of a Maltese family, this is your change: warm, welcoming , friendly, nice cooking and at a beautifull place. Within THE family close to THE OLD tressures of tarxien.

  • Stayed: May 2013
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Thank Lolkjei
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Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

I would recommend staying at the burrow to anyone. It is a fantastic alternative to the often busy and characterless hotels, and the welcome from the entire family is great.
The roof terrace is a lovely place to just relax and enjoy a drink and a chat whilst the BBQ warms up!
I can't wait to visit again.

  • Stayed: June 2013
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Thank John J
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Reviewed 10 July 2013

I have just returned from staying at The Burrow. It is the beautifully restored 500 year old home of Frank and Chiara and their delightful children in the quiet locality of Tarxien. Around the breakfast table in the morning there are guests from various parts of the world, drinking excellent coffee and enjoying Chiara's first class home-made marmalade. Interesting and animated conversation was to be shared too and a good amount of laughter and this was also to be had over a delicious and healthy dinner on the roof top at night. I found Frank and Chiara caring and interested people, fun yet sensitive to the various needs of all who stayed. Doris, their helper, is a particularly warm presence, and the house is spotless. If you want an interesting experience and to stay with a lovely Maltese family, this is the place. Janina - Exmouth, UK

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with friends
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Additional Information about The Burrow

Address: No. 3 Alley 4, St. Mary Street, Tarxien, Island of Malta TXN 1740, Malta
Region: Malta > Island of Malta > Tarxien
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Tarxien
Price Range: €48 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Burrow 2*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Burrow is a charming House of Character situated in the village core of Tarxien, located in a peaceful setting ideal for the single traveller, couples and families with children. Good location just a bus ride from the central area and the best attractions. Walking distance from the famous Tarxien Temples and minutes away from other pre historic sites and lovely beaches. At the end of the day, you can rest in a quiet and cool courtyard with other international guests and taste genuine home made food. Warm hospitality from your hosts will make you feel welcome and at home. Rich continental breakfast served in the period breakfast room or bright courtyard. The Burrow features comfortable bedrooms with the option of an en-suite bathroom. There are two large living rooms with satellite TV and another living room for the quiet reader.Children and families or small groups are welcome. ... more   less 
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