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Address: Jiamei Road, South District, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
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Shopping Mall with Colonial Charm

Located at one end of the Stanley Plaza on the way to the Blake Pier, Stanley house is an old colonial era building which has been restored and re-purposed into a shopping mall... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Lexington, Kentucky
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998 reviews
259 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Murray House is a beautiful, interesting building that had been converted to a mini-mall. The charm of the building is still there, but most of it is lost once you go inside. It is interesting to walk through quickly, but nothing else.

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Singapore, Singapore
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152 reviews
124 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A little history at Stanley, so do pop over to have a look at the facade and admire the old British architecture. There are shop and eateries in the building so you can plan to have a meal there too.

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Thank JohnWong56
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Historic house which has been moved from central Hong Kong to its new home. Great building though only occupied by a couple of restaurants and an H&M store. I had expected there might be small boutique shops.

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Thank Kathryn F
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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395 reviews
281 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Located at one end of the Stanley Plaza on the way to the Blake Pier, Stanley house is an old colonial era building which has been restored and re-purposed into a shopping mall. The house is well preserved and its location on the sea-front gives it a a unique charm difficult to find elsewhere in Hong Kong. It was originally... More 

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Thank TAIN2013
london
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2,136 reviews
977 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 921 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 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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182 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 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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Hong Kong
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1,444 reviews
560 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 700 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 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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293 reviews
101 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 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
Hong Kong
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103 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 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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704 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 30 April 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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