This is a wonderful building, so unusual to see a building in this blue/indigo colour. The tour guide is fascinating and spoke extremely good English. There is a lot of... read more
This is the official "attraction" listing for the Cheong Fatt Tze...
This is the official "attraction" listing for the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion on TripAdvisor. There is also a listing for the hotel - please search for the same name under "Hotels" on Tripadvisor.
Come Home to Historic Splendour
'ONE OF 10 GREATEST MANSIONS IN THE WORLD' LONELY PLANET 2011
A Grand Mansion conceived and constructed by a Grand Man; an eminent edifice which History calls Home; a peerless representation of the Paradigm Chinese Courtyard House – the Cheong Fatt Tze “Blue” Mansion has been perfectly poised for over a century on firm foundations of architectural, cultural and historic superlatives.
Essentially an ‘heirloom with rooms’, today, the Mansion readily bequeaths its charms to visitors who are able to indulge in Exclusive Heritage Homestays; **Guided Tours; and Tailored Functions on its premises. Reputedly the favourite home of the “Last Mandarin and First Capitalist of China”, the Mansion is undoubtedly the favourite home of George Town.