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Impressive old house

A cracking 2 storey house built in 1780 at a time when Hoi An was prospering. Lots of Japanese... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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the Little Beautiful

This house is one of the Nice must see houses of the city, the second Floor of the house is full of... read more

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Another interesting Hoi An home, this one is constructed using eighty columns; the roof is traditional convex and concave interlocking tiles known as Yin and Yang style.
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4 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St., Hoi An, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A cracking 2 storey house built in 1780 at a time when Hoi An was prospering. Lots of Japanese, Chinese and Vietnamese influence in the architecture. Well worth a wonder round if in the area.

Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed 2 days ago

This house is one of the Nice must see houses of the city, the second Floor of the house is full of old stuff.i mostly like the balcony of the second floor which you can see the street and people. it was a good idea...More

Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the only old house I visited where you can ascend to the second floor. It is a mixture of Japanese and Chinese architecture. There are a couple of souvenir stalls in the house. The house has a view of the entrance to the...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I felt so privledged to be there - history seeping through the walls. A must see when you visit Hoi An. We didn't buy any souvenir but nor did we feel pressured or obliged.

Thank Cheryll H
Reviewed June 16, 2018

We had a private tour and this was on our list. We had biscuits, fruit and a drink on arrival, a short talk by the lady who was the current caretaker/owner of the house. Her mother 92 was laying next to a massive air conditioner...More

Thank Aly1961
Reviewed June 8, 2018

The old house of Phun Hung consists of 2 stories, right after the Japanese covered bridge. Get a sense of getting back to old time. Therer are souvenir shops in the house but price is rather expensive. Nice view from the second floor.

Thank Mama2010
Reviewed May 31, 2018

by the time we saw this we were beginning to get a bit 'old building overload' but still worth seeing and was a good photo opportunity.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Imagine, approaching 250 years old and using engineering intelligence, the entire house can be dismantled in a couple of hours. They made one beam a key beam and with it in place, the entire house is held together. Move that key beam and all the...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

This old house consists of 2 floors ,a family member will show you around and explain the construction and features of the house. Inside you can see old furniture and view the street and Japanese bridge from the upstairs balcony (good photo opportunity ). Inside...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed May 21, 2018

We visited this house and had one of the family members tell us the history of it. They have a few items for sale but more expensive than the shops in Hanoi. We did buy some lacquer ware which because we had gone back three...More

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