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Huaisheng Mosque

Closes in 18 min: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice beautiful and peaceful Mosque in bustling Guangzhou

The mosque located just in front of our hotel, it is very calm and beautiful mosque and... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2015
A hidden Gem

Beautiful architecture with serene surrounding. Nice place for photo taking. A number of good... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2015
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Reviewed 19 February 2015

The mosque located just in front of our hotel, it is very calm and beautiful mosque and comparatively small if compare with Saad Waqa Mosque. The prayer hall, the azan prayer and the surrounding environment make you feel peaceful and calm, and this is just...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank klepot
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Beautiful architecture with serene surrounding. Nice place for photo taking. A number of good halal food around the mosque area.

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank LaunchTravel
Reviewed 30 September 2014

It is a great place to visit. It has rich history and scenic beauty. I went there in a pleasant afternoon and had Asr prayer. The architecture of the main prayer hall and the minaret is wonderful.The place is calm and quite. It is 10...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank shanta816
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Also known as the Lighthouse Mosque. It is one of the oldest mosque in the world. Rebuilt many times over the history, originally built over 1300 years ago.

Date of experience: October 2013
3  Thank Kazi Y
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

A spot where you can find inner peace, great Muslim society and amazing landscape and architecture. Surrounded by the local Muslim shop it is an easy place to get halal food. Don't forget to snap along pictures because there are a mass of beautiful scenery...More

3  Thank nadya s
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Visited this mosque on my trip to Guangzhou. Within the mosque's compound, visitor will find a garden with very nice landscape, rest area where you can drink fresh spring water from Saad Abi Waqqas well to quench your thirst and tombs of Saad Abi Waqqas...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank Shaharum A
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Its an amazing placing to see and the peace of mind you will get because there is the Roza (tomb) of Hadrat Saa'ad bin abi Waqas R.A, sahaba + ashra e mubashira ..when yu visit this city must goto ziyarah jazakAllah

4  Thank Tahir M
Reviewed 14 January 2014

It is a mosque in a green garden, surrounded by big grown tree n very peace full . Once Prophet Muhammad said "learns anything even until u have go to china". That shows that chinese has long civilization that any other races in the world....More

Date of experience: October 2013
5  Thank iszali
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Bonus trip to one of the mosque in China, which is the Huaisheng Mosque or Sa'ad Bin Abi Waqqas Mosque. Based on the tour guide, Sa'ad Bin Abi Waqqas Mosque for business purpose and to introduce Islam to China. As a reward from China Government...More

Date of experience: September 2013
8  Thank FaraMohd
Reviewed 5 August 2013 via mobile

Islam had been established for a long long time ago in china. There many halal food you can find it along the street. It's Very convenient for those Muslim traveller.

Date of experience: October 2012
5  Thank ihsanj2017
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Response from Sultana R | Reviewed this property |
Also known as the light house mosque, Huaisheng Mosque was first built in 627, during the Tang Dynasty (618-907), when Islam was introduced to China for the first time. It was invested and constructed by some Arabs and named... More