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Shaikh Isa bin Ali House, Al Muharraq

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.3/5 based on 35 reviews on the web
At Shaikh Isa bin Ali House, see the residence of the monarch of Bahrain, who ruled from 1869 to 1932. Located in the heart of old town, the house showcases a traditional Islamic architectural style. Take a tour and see the design of the rooms built around four courtyards. Pay attention to the detail on the carved wooden doors, and admire the wind towers characteristic of old Persia and used for creating natural ventilation. After exploring the site and enjoying the views of the house and the old town, stop for a refreshment at one of the quaint coffee shops. Put Shaikh Isa bin Ali House into our Al Muharraq vacation generator and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A lovely & interesting place. They are working hard to try & maintain it, but with age & traditional building materials plus the very hot weather it is difficult. BD1 on entry. Information in English ...  read more »
  • We were the only visitors in summer, so we enjoyed discovering the house even in the heat. We found the temperature inside not to bad. Specially standing under the wind tower, we could feel the wind. ...  read more »
  • Car rental facility went from a narrow alley alley tried to go in to drive. Don't know for sure where Google maps only, the building was a mosque next to the parking. Right next door to the mosque. Haven't been able to find the entrance to the locals went for reminding me. The Interior is gorgeous, but there's a lot of the old look. In the meantime, remember the good folk atmosphere never seen La.
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