Da Lat is home to hundreds of beautiful sights. You will be surprised by the beauty of the mountains, waterfalls and large lakes. But if mentioning the impressive architecture in Dalat, we cannot but mention the Hang Nga Villa – Crazy House Dalat Vietnam.
Crazy House Information
Hang Nga hotel Da Lat is also known by other names as Crazy House Dalat Vietnam. This is a famous guest house in Dalat, opened in 1990, then continued being repaired and perfected until now. This house, which was designed by Dr. Dang Viet Nga, based on the original idea of nature.
Through her creative “work”, Ms Nga wishes to convey creative inspiration independently, freely, without framework. The theme of the house also aims to protect nature and flora and fauna. It is the harmony between nature and people, where animals, stumps, and stones can also create a mysterious castle. Crazy House Villa is in the top 10 most strange buildings on the planet (according to People’s Daily Newspaper of China), the top 3 most exotic hotel rooms in the world (according to American Business Insider page) and appeared in many famous newspapers all over the world.
Some basic information:
- Address of Hang Nga Villa: No. 3 Huynh Thuc Khang, Ward 4, Da Lat City.
- Opening hours: 07:00 – 17:00 on weekdays.
- Ticket price: 50.000 VND/ person.
- Services: Sightseeing services, rooms for visitors.
The unique no less weird architecture of Crazy House Dalat Vietnam
Built on a campus of nearly 2000 square meters, Hang Nga Da Lat Villa is a strange architectural block with 6 main areas including: stump house 1, 2, 3, 4, main “Rong” (Dragon) house and “Mang Nhen” (Spiderweb) garden. Each area will have different architectural characteristics but all of them still bring novelty, amazing breakthrough in design style.
In addition to the campus buildings, Crazy House Dalat Vietnam is also equipped with many rooms, guest houses, art galleries, café rooms, etc. In the middle of the rooms will be decorated by many animal statues like bears, spiders, bees, deer, eagles, … Windows, banister, stairs, tables and chairs, furniture are also decorated in a very unique way. All shapes are designed with breakthrough and not follow any rules.
The uniqueness of the Dalat Crazy House is not only clearly expressed between the campus, the walkway but also the creativity in each separate room. The bedrooms are named with many different names corresponding to each theme such as bear room, kangaroo room, tiger room, rabbit room, … That is the reason why the bedrooms have a variety of layout, colors, the location of the object and the unique feelings of the visitors.
Crazy House – interesting experience
You can absolutely come to Hang Nga Villa – Crazy House Dalat Vietnam just for sightseeing, taking pictures, drinking coffee and beholding Dalat of view. Spend about 1-2 hours to walk around the villa campus, admire the fancy architecture with 1-0-2. Take photos for yourself, friends and relatives, beautiful and interesting photos here!
Don’t forget that the Hang Nga villa also has a spacious café and campus for you to enjoy a delicious cup of Dalat coffee while watching the foggy city scenery. You can take a break immediately after visiting Hang Nga villa and chatting with people.
Moreover, Crazy House also caters guests with standard hotel bedrooms. You can contact the villa staff to experience this unique model of rooms with the best price. This villa also supports catering services when guests need.
About Ms. Dang Viet Nga
Mrs. Dang Viet Nga (1940) is the daughter of General Secretary Truong Chinh. She graduated from Moscow Architecture University and became a Doctor in 1972. In addition, Ms. Nga also worked at the Architectural Design Institute of the Ministry of Construction and the Ministry of Culture. In 1983, Dr. Dang Viet Nga moved to Da Lat to live and work, so that the idea of building a “Crazy House” was done in Dalat later.
Having an influence on postmodern architecture, Ms. Nga always wanted to convey her design ideas and the Crazy House Dalat Vietnam was the place to show her creativity. According to Ms Nga, the construction of the Hang Nga villa faces a lot of difficulties because of opposition from friends, relatives and authorities. But thanks to the perseverance and support of many foreign tourists, the project “Crazy House” is quickly completed every day.
Currently, Hang Nga villa – Crazy House has become a famous sightseeing spot in Dalat, not only for domestic tourists but also for inbound tourists. This place promises more perfectly to bring the best service and great impression to visitors. In the future, Crazy House Dalat Vietnam will be expanded and become a true nature reserve.