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This beautiful private home, built around an open courtyard and filled with antiques, is over two hundred years old.
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101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 100000, Vietnam
+84 97 499 89 68
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like most tourist places, they are more interested in selling you items at the house than sharing info. Our guide gave us some info, but he was in a hurry to finish the tour and get rid of us

Thank mvtouring
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our walking tour took us here. Interest to visit with the guide giving information about the house and the area. Only needs a quick visit but worth a look

Thank Amanda2906
Reviewed 1 week ago

If your in Hoi An and don' know much about its history, you'll learn so much from members of the original family who owned this house.

Thank DanniC108
Reviewed 1 week ago

This could be a great place to see but the tourism set-up is bad. Trying to rush lots of people through, someone gives a very quick, undefiled and sometimes hard-to-understand talk. Then they spend a longer time trying to sell you souvenirs.

Thank RyanLChicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We purchased 6 tickets for entry to houses. There are different sites to choose from. Out of all of them, this one is a must. Upon entry we elected to have a host tell us about the history of the house. The host explained that...More

Thank 810nataliet
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The parts of this house the have been preserved are very impressive but once the entrance hall and large gift shop at the rear are taken off, there isn’t a great de to see. There are much better uses of the the Old Town ‘visiting...More

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The survival of these old structures are quite amazing, built with weather changes in mind, very interesting.

Thank sal C
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This really is a very special house that was once owned by a well known Vietnamese merchant family. Have one of your Old Town heritage tickets handy, you'll not get in without one although it looked like you could pay with cash as an alternative....More

Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The house was rebuilt in the 18th century. It is built over 2 floors and 2 inter connecting houses. The architecture is split between Chinese And Japanese wood. This was a merchant's house and the ground floor was for stock that was to be sold...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The Old House Tan Ky in Hoi An has left us with full of impressions... Since generations, generations and still more generations this venerable property, constructed in Fengshui architectural style, has survived, without any harm for the wooden construction, the many frequent floods of the...More

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