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Huashi Villa (Huashi Lou), Qingdao

(4.3/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Climb five floors to the top of the turret at Huashi Villa (Huashi Lou), a castle-like villa offering picture-perfect panoramas over the southern coast of Qingdao. Designed by Russian aristocrat Rasi Karimov in the 1930s, the "Granite Mansion" maintains its original vintage furniture, vivid stained glass windows, and spiral staircases. Originally for German residents, nowadays this fairy-tale setting serves as a popular spot for newlywed photo sessions. You can feel the eclectic history of the villa, which has been inhabited Russians, Germans, and Britons, through its combination of different European architectural influences. Round out your experience with a calming walk through the villa's photogenic gardens. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Qingdao holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Huashi Villa (Huashi Lou) and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • It is perched on a hill adjacent to the No. 2 seawater baths and think castles look building. Here are eight Ozeki, is an uncommon, you can see the inside (charges apply). It was worth the visit, such as the view of the ocean from the rich stained glass room, Chinese style furniture, a rooftop.
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  • 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 co...  more »
  • 所谓外哥特内巴洛克的风格,我眼光拙劣没看出来。建筑本身造型独特,外墙装饰精致,应为蒋夫人所喜爱。间间相通的风格倒也特别,二楼蒋公和夫人面对相邻的两间卧室也是让人觉得迷惑,帝王都独睡么?三楼阳台风景大好,开阔正对太平角和第二海水浴场,而不似别墅区其他建筑的门窗相对。花石楼不愧八大关的楼王位置。  more »
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  • 花石楼,很漂亮
  • Just passing by places
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  • 临海的一栋不错的楼,站在二楼眺望碧海蓝天很不错。
  • Admission is 10 Yuan, but thought I would see the pass! Beaches only caliber ㅋ
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  • "For a long time and the other looking at the world" as it is written on your blog so beautiful.
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