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An old mansion near the sea in the Badaguan Scenic Area. Worth stopping by.

When you are strolling around the Badaguan Scenic Area, you will probably pass this old mansion... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2015
Cliff_Curtis
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Foshan, China
Nice mansion

The mansion is nothing extraordinary for European standards but an interesting piece of assembled... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2015
pietchina
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Qingdao, China
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Took a grandiose view of the villa from an island across, this is like a dream house that I wanted to live in!! Unlike the one on Hainan Island, this villa in Qingdao has very cool breeze that will cool off the villa in the...More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Built in 1903 by a German official as a hunting and fishing villa. There is a nice surrounding garden with many locals sketching the façade. Combines Roman and Gothic architectural styles. You can access several levels with good views out to sea and the coast....More

Thank Kleinrhys
Reviewed 19 December 2015

When you are strolling around the Badaguan Scenic Area, you will probably pass this old mansion. If it's not too busy it's worth stopping in for a gander, the ticket price is minimal, 8yuan I think. So worth a quick look. Takes less than an...More

1  Thank Cliff_Curtis
Reviewed 4 April 2015

This little 'castle' was built by a Russian where the rest of the Badaguan area is German. Many Russians came to China and stayed so interesting history. The turret at the top is nice to climb up to. Girls can play Rapunzel! Often many engaged...More

Thank HeatherBallantyne
Reviewed 13 January 2015

The mansion is nothing extraordinary for European standards but an interesting piece of assembled styles from several ages built in the early 20th century.

Thank pietchina
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Definitely worth a look. Good sea views from the top of the turret. Small gift shop sells period postcard photos. Not as much history as the Governor's mansion, so if time is limited, you can easily skip the Huashi Villa. Surrounding Badaguan is pleasant to...More

Thank liumobro
Reviewed 6 September 2013

When you near the beach from the Badaguan area, will see the Huashi Villa. Looks a bit like a castle. Guide told us built it was by Russian merchant. Courtyard of villa is rather small and not much to see, most people posing and taking...More

Thank Stephen L S
Reviewed 25 June 2013

The villa itself is nothing much to look at (at least not if you are from a country where old buildings are present in abundance), and inside there are some more or less interesting old photos of historic Qingdao. However, the view from the top...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2012

Yes, it is nice to see the view from the top deck but otherwise there is nothing here. The house is only about 85 years old but it has not been kept up at all. It should be restored and furnished to the period and...More

Thank browndogSF
Reviewed 5 May 2012

this building was known because the president of the KMT used to stay here before communist times. its a nice building and people often come to take their wedding photos here

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