Gozo is a third the size of Malta, and is much more rural and simple, and the villas in Gozo reflect that. Its culture and way of life is rooted in fishing, as well as in pastoral and agricultural activity. Exuding a relaxed pace of life, Gozo is the ideal secluded safe haven. Gozo inhabitants (Gozitans) are well known for their friendliness and welcome to visitors. The real beauty of this island, apart from its magnificent seascape and stunning interior, lies in the villages.
If you’re lucky enough to seek out a villa in Gozo in the villages, you will feel as if time is standing still. The locals treasure their peace and the villages are tranquil, which can be a wonderful respite from the stresses and strains of everyday life. Victoria, also known as Rabat (Gozo’s capital) has a fortified citadel to explore and the best holiday rentals here are by way of apartments where you can be right in the centre. The island has an excellent selection of restaurants, where the eating is good and varied. For a taste of village life, rent a villa or farmhouse and for that taste of luxury, rent a villa in Gozo with a private pool. Other accommodation ranges from deluxe hotels to self-catering apartments.