Urbanization caused ‘pressure’ of the city, either on the sub urban or inner city. Old town including old housing that are in the inner city become more crowded and decreased quality. In addition, due to the lack of land, the old housing area can be evicted into a nonresidential area that is more economically valuable. On the other hand, tourism has grown to become one of the largest industries in the world, including historical tourism. The development of historical tourism can have a positive impact, both from the economic, physical/ environmental, and socio-cultural aspects.
The aims of this research is to determine the concept of housing renewal in Peneleh Kampung as historic area to support sustainable tourism. This research uses descriptive qualitative research methods with field research type and supported by primary and secondary data.
Based on the results, the concept of housing renewal that is; environmental aspects, through improved environmental conditions, provision of housing and tourism infrastructure, developing and establishing linkages between tourist attractions; socio-cultural aspects by involving the community in tourism activities and preserving local culture; and economic aspect is realized the development of local economy and tourism promotion.
Keywords : Housing renewal, historical area, sustainable tourism, kampong.