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Address: Jiamei Road, South District, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
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Phone Number: 28990122
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10:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 6:30 pm

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Yes it is a mall and a posh hotel but I really liked this place.

This is one of the most impressive buildings on the waterfront in Kowloon. It is a very large an impressive colonial palace which has been converted into posh shops but there are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2016
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london
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1,428 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 687 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

This is one of the most impressive buildings on the waterfront in Kowloon. It is a very large an impressive colonial palace which has been converted into posh shops but there are some very pleasant gardens plus the recreated mechanism to drop a time ball for ships to indicate 1pm daily for them to set their chronometers (like in Greenwich... More 

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Thank sheepygold
Singapore, Singapore
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171 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Now what's left of murray house is a flagship clothing company and restaurant. It is right next to the murray pier. It was a 160-year-old restored three-storey colonial building that was dismantled in 1982 and transplanted from its original site in Central to be rebuilt on the Stanley waterfront. Now it has lost its glory. Quite a quiet place with... More 

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Thank wonghuihua
Hong Kong
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823 reviews
325 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 395 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

A beautiful building moved from Central brick by brick and painstakingly reassembled to become a restaurant and shopping complex. Lots of history and myths or non-myths if you choose to believe. Used by the Japanese during the war hence said to be very haunted, even after the move.

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Thank HKeater
Canada
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272 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Lovely building. Take the stairs to the upper level to see the interior ceiling. Unfortunate to see a high street store taking over half the building.

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Thank Perpetual-Motion1
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87 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Stanley Murray House located near the coast. Stanley plaza get connected to Murray House making this spot a good walking sight visit along the Stanley main street and coastline. Lots of tourists and local people enjoy dining in this area.

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Thank Simon W
Bangkok, Thailand
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1,140 reviews
490 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Murray House is in Stanley which is on the south side of Hong Kong Island. See my review on "Stanley" for complete and detailed directions on how to get there. It is worth it, and I recommend it just for the bus ride. At Stanley, one of the things you can see is Murray House. It is not a spectacular... More 

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MY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The building itself looks interesting and as mentioned by other reviewers, Murray House was initially in Central and they have "moved" it to Stanley. There is nothing much to see though but restaurants only?! It was nice to see people walking their dogs in Stanley.. Anyways, the location is good as you can easily visit all these attractions nearby Murray... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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75 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The Murray House was originally built in Central District at the site where the Bank of China Tower is,now. The Victoria-era building was designed by the British army officers and was built by the Royal Engineers When the building was completed, it was used as an officers' quarter. In the 2nd World War,during the Japanese occupation of Hongkong from 1941-1945,it... More 

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3 Thank Chan C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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676 reviews
400 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Splendid looking facade which use't to be in HK itself. Feel a little cheated to find out its been moved and partially rebuilt. Can well imagine it being an officers mess in the past.

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Thank Mark G
San Diego, California
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160 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Murray house is nice and interesting historical building that was moved to Stanley. Its part of the nice seaside path and shopping complex. It is filled with restaurants and shops. It a good place to eat if you are in Stanley and has us a good view of Stanley coast line. However beyond that its really not that interesting.

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