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Old House of Tan Ky

101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 10000, Vietnam
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This beautiful private home, built around an open courtyard and filled with antiques, is over two hundred years old.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The house was packed with tourists and I had to visit it very quickly. There were some explanations from guides, but they were trying to make people do a fast visit.

Thank Marla A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After presenting our tickets we were told to sit down on a bench just inside the door.A couple of minutes later, we were approached by our 'guide'. Our tour lasted literally less than a minute, and ended rather abruptly when we said we didn't want...More

Thank simonlukeholmes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you arrive here you are greeted by a host whose job seems to be please you enough so that you might buy something. The welcome felt fake and made me want to leave sooner rather than later. The house history and the architecture is...More

Thank Belindatp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointing. Ushered in with a rushed spiel of history then quickly lead to the souvenirs for sale that have sadly taken over this historic house. Not worth it.

Thank Danni_10
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very vibrant restaurant, good traditional food, service efficient. Great value for money. Nice views over the river.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tan Ky is a showcase of a typical Vietnamese old house still well-preserved and in existence in the heart of Hoi An Ancient Town. There's a family still living and looking after this old traditional wooden house and there's even a flood indicator showing how...More

Thank wilsonhocw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this as part of a tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff explain key features and you can gave tea. People still live here - and put up with an annual flood up to a metre - how the 200+ year old wood...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came to learn how Vietnamese people make their house, very nice decoration with great caving. The house was very cool because of Yin & Yang tile and timber. Surprised that house was still in good condition even in the flood very often. Thank you!

Thank John0g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped by the old house to discover that a family actually lives there. They will let you walk through it for a dollar

Thank PatH13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst it is amazing that a family still live in this house albeit that masses or tourists walk through every day I simply found that the house was hard to enjoy as a result of how crowded it was with tourists. I felt as if...More

Thank tranzactnow
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