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Address: Fuxi Riverside, Ziliujing District, Zigong 643000, China
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Century-Old Teahouse with Views

This guildhall-cum-teahouse is a beautiful Qing Dynasty building with rust-red walls and time-old architecture. Prominent features include cool courtyards, an opera stage and... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Raymond W
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Chengdu, China
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Chengdu, China
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This guildhall-cum-teahouse is a beautiful Qing Dynasty building with rust-red walls and time-old architecture. Prominent features include cool courtyards, an opera stage and stone guardians. Sadly, the tea-drinkers are few and far between these days, making opening hours erratic and the atmosphere a bit lifeless. It is still worth a peep for the architectur, however.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

Whilst some may seek out the Dinosaur museum or Salt works, I journeyed to Zigong just for this very tea house, and I am so glad I did. It is as good as the Lonely Planet makes out. Hanging over the Fuxī River laze on the terraces looking out to Fazàng Temple, or base yourself in the inner courtyard built... More 

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Reviewed 8 August 2013

It was raning havily when we got to this temple (王爷庙), so we spent there almost two hours just sipping tea, looking at the river and just relaxing. It was so quiet and nice. There's obviously no entrance fee since it's a tea house now. Prices of tea seemed normal for bit more popular spot. There is beautiful theatre stage,... More 

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