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“old house”(8 reviews)
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Bui Huu Nghia, Binh Thuy, Can Tho 92000, Vietnam
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

We visited here one afternoon and found only a group of girls visiting when we did. An elderly lady stood watch over everything. The history behind this house seemed immense, but there was nothing to read that would indicate this (unless you went online). We...More

Thank jandc5744
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Read The Lover and watch the movie before you travel to Can Tho. The Binh Thuy Communal House, also locally called the "ancient house", will come alive once you have immersed yourself in the novel and the movie. The structure is lovely, historical, and a...More

Thank JohnDuran52
Reviewed May 20, 2018

fantastic house, We wen to this house with my friend. We had a chance to explore the architecture of France mixing with chinese in Viet Nam

Thank Fabulous Mekong T
Reviewed May 1, 2018

It took about 30 minutes from the city center to get to this house and it was disappointing. We met the lady of the house that other visitors mentioned here all she wanted was to collect a fee for seeing the house. I would happily...More

Thank burningsage
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We were fortunate enough to meet the present owner of this beautiful home and its furnishings . She is in her 90's and explained to us thru our guide the history of this home and she is the 5th generation of descendants to inhabit the...More

Thank KrystalCoast
Reviewed February 8, 2018

We took a ride for about 30 minutes from the center of the city to the Old House and arrived at 12:30pm and it was still closed for lunch time or maybe nap time, We decided to wait until 2:20 pm then there was an...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

It was built more than 100 years ago but most of things inside the house were kept as original. Visit the house help you understand how they live in south Vietnam before. The owner of the house is the sixth generation of the one who...More

Thank PhamVuTung
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Most of you visit because of the movie "the lover" we did exactly that, after arriving at Cần tho we watch the movie and then drove to the house for a visit. We arrived still before its closing, very little people and nice sunset. Perfect...More

Thank MaLiS137
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Located about 5Km from the center and it is a perfect beauty of colonial style in Mekong Delta. The current generation looks after the house very well and they take a really good care of all antique furniture. Recommend for old style lover

Thank Ha P
Reviewed July 16, 2017

I am an english-speaking tour guide in Ho Chi Minh city. I took foreign tourists to visit this ancient house some times per year. compare this ancient house with others, I say this ancient house is real ancient house. because the ground floor they built...More

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Response from Fabulous Mekong T | Reviewed this property |
Hi there.. Sure, they open everyday Sincerely