The villa of Bac Lieu mandarin’s son

Location: No. 13 Dien Bien Phu Street, Ward 3, Bac Lieu City, Bac Lieu Province, nearly the bank of Bac Lieu River.
Characteristics: The villa is associated with Tran Trinh Huy – the most famous mandarin’s son in the South region in the early 20th century.

(TITC) - “Bac Lieu mandarin’s son” was used to refer sons of rich families in Bac Lieu Province in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Of which, the most famous one is Tran Trinh Huy (1900-1974) and the name “Bac Lieu mandarin’s son” was almost for him only.

 

Architecture

The villa of Bac Lieu mandarin’s son (also known as Big House) was built in 1919 with most of raw materials imported from Paris, France such as cast steel, stone tiles, bricks, decorative iron frames, etc. After completion, this was considered as the most luxurious and largest house in the South region at that time.

 

The French architecture villa includes 2 floors with the luxurious white colour. The ground floor has 2 bedrooms and 2 halls. The upper floor consists of 3 bedrooms and 2 halls, of which Tran Trinh Huy’s room is equipped with all conveniences as bed, television, telephone, refrigerator, wardrobe, work table, etc.

 

 

Activities for Visitors

Nowadays, the villa of Bac Lieu mandarin’s son is preserved intactly to serve visitors. Visiting the villa, visitors will be attracted by the elegant and luxurious decorations. A part of the villa is used for displaying many rare and precious furniture of Tran Trinh Huy’s family.

 

The remaining of the villa was repaired and renovated into hotel and restaurant. Coming here, visitors have the opportunity to rest in French architecture rooms, enjoy the hot pot named “mandarin’s son”, and relax with the program “Sing together” at 7pm everyday.

 

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ALBUM
NEARBY DESTINATIONS
WHERE TO STAY
Tran Vinh Hotel

Add: 85-87 Hai Ba Trung St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3777 444

Dat Ngoc Hotel

Add: 488, Vo Thi Sau St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3956 633

Hai Ho Hotel

Add: 31, 23/8 St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3952 026

Bac Lieu Dandy Restaurant - Hotel

Add: 13 Dien Bien Phu St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3953 304

Nhu Toan Hotel

Add: 5/252, Zone 4, Ward 2, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3896 789

Thanh Lich Hotel

Add: 182A/8 Zone 1., Ward 7., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3822 540

Anh Hong Hotel

Add: 91A National Highway 1A, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3954 699

Kieu Hoi Bac Lieu Hotel

Add: 28/2 Hoa Binh St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3822 899

Le Minh Hotel

Add: 137D/4, 23/8 St., Ward 7 Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3823 560

Truong Giang Hotel

Add: 59 Ngo Van Nga St., Ward 1, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3829 328

Ho Nam Bac Lieu Hotel

Add: 02 Tran Quang Dieu, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3896 896

Bac Lieu Hotel

Add: 4-6 Hoang Van Thu St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3959 697

WHERE TO EAT
Bac Lieu Restaurant

Add: 4 - 6 Hoang Van Thu St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3822 437

Thanh Lich Restaurant

Add: 182A/8 Highway 1A, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3822 540

Ba Lua Restaurant

Add: 192 St. 23/8, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3696 789

Quan 58 Restaurant

Add: 58 Hoang Dieu St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3824 032

Huong Bien Restaurant

Add: Nha Mat Resort, Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3835 934

Hai Yen Restaurant

Add: 33 Ba Trieu St., Bac Lieu City

Tel: (84-291) 3825 257/ 3824 210