The Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion is an 18-room boutique hotel with tranquil courtyards, Chinese carved screens, and other Art Nouveau influences. Photo: Instagram @cheongfatttzemansion

The unsung star of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’? The Blue Mansion - and 5 things to know about it

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, in Penang’s Georgetown, Malaysia, was the setting for the movie’s memorable mahjong scene. But behind the facade of ‘the most atmospheric Chinese hotel that isn’t in China’ lies a fascinating history

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The Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion is an 18-room boutique hotel with tranquil courtyards, Chinese carved screens, and other Art Nouveau influences. Photo: Instagram @cheongfatttzemansion
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