Established since the beginning of the 20th century, SanVa Hostel has long been a landmark situated right on the charming Rua da Felicidade or "Street of Happiness" in the Historical Centre of Macao. This four-story high, hundred-year old heritage building was marked as one of the eight Classified Historic Architecture Groups in Macao, together with the "Street of Happiness", forming an intergral part of the "Protection Zone" in support of the historical old town which was enlisted as a World Heritage by UNESCO in 2005.
The existing location of SanVa Hostel was originally a private club house built in 1870's. It was later transformed into a guesthouse open for public in 1930's to meet the increasing accommodation demand from the mainland during the period when the country was in turmoil. SanVa Hostel has been in business for over 80 years and is the oldest existing guesthouse in Macao. Over the years it wins innumerable hearts from all over the world.
The original look of the exterior or "façade" of this traditional Southern China architectural style heritage is largely preserved and it seems bring you back in time of the golden days red-light district. The unique features of the interior vividly reminisce the lavish life style of former times tycoon in the 30's living their blends in perfectly in of both the exterior and the interior of the building is largely preserved.
SanVa Hostel It is a good-valued budget guesthouse being introduced in popular travel blogs, magazines and media. This charming guesthouse is also a filming ground for award winning movies, a photo shooting background for exquisite fashion magazines and a source of inspiration for travel documentaries.
SanVa Hostel is a simple yet elegant tavern and has been in business for over 80 years. It perfectly blends modern amenities with the old grandeur of a superb historic town. You can vividly reminisce the , or the of , or when man-power carts were still all over the street, or when water-pipe smoking and cricket fighting were still amongst the most popular entertainments....
SanVa Hostel is highly recommended by renowned travel guides as a great worth for tourists accommodation. Stay with us. You are guaranteed an unforgettable experience in Macao!
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