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One of lots of old buildings.

This typical old structure has an inside open courtyard. You see pictures of former occupants that... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2019
Nicole H
Old house with marble base of 80 columns, now converted into a tourist shop selling embroidery

The Phun Hung old house is interesting to the people who actually bother to listen to the staff... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2019
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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 1 January 2019

This typical old structure has an inside open courtyard. You see pictures of former occupants that date back generations, plus the usual alter to the ancestors. One of many historic structures.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 1 January 2019

The Phun Hung old house is interesting to the people who actually bother to listen to the staff briefing. The house is a over 200 years old and has 80 columns on Marble bases. The house floods every year up to about 1.2 to 1.5...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 23 December 2018

Interesting how the Chinese kept the air flowing in their house in An Hoi. Go to the second floor and admire. There are also beautiful old Chinese furniture on the first floor.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PuckPasha
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Old must be relative as 250 years is barely run in. Sure it’s a living symbol of home style but again has a spending opportunity waiting around ever corner. The embroidery was exquisite and the lady working certainly one if the few artisans.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank postscript65
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Located right next to the Japanese Bridge, you'd think that this place would have been awesome. It's the only two-level house you can visit. But, the staff was so disinterested they were actually sleeping! They did, however, wake up when someone wanted to buy an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JSTrip_77
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Good selection of old Vietnamese furniture and insight into how dark and small rooms. No lights and just lantern.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Naina-Damani
Reviewed 19 September 2018

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed 19 September 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed 16 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 23 August 2018

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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cheryll H
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