Baan Ar-Jor

The fourth generation of Phuket's prominent Hongyok family spent three years renovating this inherited 85-year-old Sino-Portuguese mansion and converted it into a photogenic mini-museum and boutique homestay. Ar-Jor in traditional Hokkien Chinese means great-grandparent. The host's ancestors played an important role in Phuket's tin mining business which was thriving during that time. The restored...

Baan Ar-Jor
Life Social & Lifestyle Baan Ar-Jor published : 18 Mar 2021 at 04:00 newspaper section: Life writer: Apiradee Treerutkuarkul The fourth generation of Phuket's prominent Hongyok family spent three years renovating this inherited 85-year-old Sino-Portuguese mansion and converted it into a photogenic mini-museum and boutique homestay. Ar-Jor in traditional Hokkien Chinese means great-grandparent. The host's ancestors played an important role in Phuket's tin mining business which was thriving during that time. The restored heritage building gives visitors a chance to experience what it was like living in the 19th century. 102 Thep Kasattri Road, Thalang District, Phuket 83110 THAILAND Tel: 062-459-8889 Website: baanarjor.com Facebook: Baan Ar-Jor Room Number Sweet Heart Garden & Pond View