Property for Rent in Ghajnsielem, Gozo

Ghajnsielem Church

About Għajnsielem

 

Għajnsielem, meaning “Peaceful Spring”, is a municipality on the south eastern coast of the island of Gozo in Malta, including the entire island of Comino. It has a population of 3 200 residents. It is the first Gozitan village that greets the visitor on leaving Mġarr Harbour and its name originated from a spring, around which in 1700, Grandmaster Perellos built an arcade containing public wash basins and fresh water spouts.

Attractions include Lourdes Chapel with its sharp steeple and underlying niche of Our Lady of Lourdes, Fort Chambray and the towering of Ghajnsielem Parish Church.

Other places of interest are Mġarr Harbour, Our Lady of Loreto Parish Church, Apparation Square, St Anthony’s Church, Mġarr ix-Xini Tower, Comino, the Imrejżbiet and Tal-Qiegħan Temples, Santa Cecilia Tower and Chapel, Niches around Ghajnsielem, Borġ Għarib, The Fougasse, Belvederes, and Xatt l-Aħmar.