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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good51%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
31 Mar 2018
“Nice, but not a must.”
2 Feb 2018
“Seems to be slowly decaying”
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98 Krabi Rd | Talad Nuea, Phuket, Thailand
+66 76 211 281
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This is a quaint old house full of stuff with no description or interpretation and a grumpy lady who takes your money and gives nothing in return. Visit the the Old Phuket Town Coffee shop instrad

Thank VK5CP
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A 100 years old Thai mansion, that was built by a member of a family that still leaves there. The house is built in an old Portuguese style in combination with Chinese and Thai way. It takes 10 minutes to see it all. It is...More

Thank Yossi R
Reviewed 2 February 2018

This is quite a pretty structure a short walk from the heart of the old town in Phuket Town. The signs said that it closed at 4pm and it certainly wasn't possible to go inside when I was there shortly after that. Looks nice enough...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Was like looking into a private family's history. Family photos. Wedding photos. School graduation photos. Old building, now not looking so modern, but I imagine in the past was a reflection of a well to do local family home. Furniture all belonging to the same...More

Thank SL Y
Reviewed 5 November 2017

It's away far from the prying eyes of the public street is this grand old mansion formerly owned by one of the richest family in Phuket and featured in several movies including 'Heaven and Earth'. This is now a privately run house museum stilled owned...More

1  Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The owners of this mansion are committed to keep it in its original form. It is also a residence, so do not expect to enter a museum. We had a guided tour offered by the current owner; it was really interesting to learn about local...More

Thank Mirko G
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It could be very interesting point . From the outside house looks in really bad shape. Roof is gone. From outside it does not look inviting at all. Inside you can see a few room with some furniture and some artefacts and photos . Yes...More

Thank Oremilak1
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ban Chinpracha or the Chinpracha House is located in the City of Phuket. Its an old Peranakan house kept and maintained for show. Per pax is 150B. if you want to understand or know more about Babas and Nonyas, this place will be quite interesting,...More

Thank Kimck8
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Before we went to see the much talked about grand old Sino-Portuguese mansion that is Chinpracha House which was owned by the richest man in Phuket about 100 years ago, the reviews and articles treated it as glowing and highly rated and a must-see attraction....More

Thank Ngan H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Although it was a very hot day, we joined this complimentary tour by Buffalo Tours in our tour package. It was a half day walking tour along Old Phuket Town. Phuket, to many travellers means beaches, nightclubs, bars, massages and luxurious resorts. The other side...More

Thank Edna R
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