About Residence of Xueyan Hu

The residence of Xueyan Hu is located at Yuan Bao Street, 5 kilometers away from the famous West Lake in Hangzhou. The Former Residence of Hu Xueyan is a well preserved luxurious private residence built in 1872. The old residence comprises of traditional and western architectural style. It is also called as the luxurious residence of the merchants in the end of the Chinese Qing Dynasty.

Must See

Luxury Decoration

Former Residence

Stone Decoration

How to reach

Bus station: bus No.1, No.5, No.7 Train station: bus No.1 Taxi: The starting taxi fare is 10Yuan for 3 km, 2Yuan/km for the journey over 3 km and 3Yuan/km for the journey over 10 km.


  • Best Time to Visit is early Morning 8:30 AM.
  • Visitors may need to show ID for discounted tickets.
  • Children need to be accompanied at all times.
  • Wear comfortable clothing.
  • Public display of attention is not tolerated.
  • Strollers can be carried for younger kids.
  • Baggage may be checked in at the entrance.
  • Wheelchair assistance is available.
  • There are clean washrooms available at the venue.

Visit Time

Sunday:        8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Monday:       8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday:      8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Thursday :    8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Friday:          8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Saturday:     8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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Entrance Fee


20RMB for adults

Children who are under 6 years old or less than 1.2 metres high.

Elders who are over 70 years old are free to visit the place

 students are charged half-price

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Time you can spend

1 to 2 hours


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Clear Sky 22.95°C


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