About this listing
In the heart of Eastern Hong Kong's neighbourhood, just next to Sai Wan Ho MTR station, this sunny, family-friendly harbor view 1 bedroom condo can sleeps 3 in all. Try to live like a local will make this your best Holiday Apartment in Hong Kong.
This is a ENTIRE HOME/APT, not just a share room! This apartment is located at the residential / urban district of eastern side of Hong Kong Island, just next to the MTR Sai Wan Ho station. Most importantly, you can see the Victoria Harbor view overlooking the Kowloon East. A true 28 square meters (300 square feet) space comes with a real double bed, and a single DAY BED, a hot shower bathroom, an open kitchen with gas stoves with simple facilities, working desk, bedding linen and towels provided, etc.
My listing comfortably fit maxium 3 people stay.
The nearby has a PARK, shopping mall, and a few walk step to MTR station. If you also enjoy a nice harbor view at the roof deck. There are lifts from the ground floor to the condo, no struggling of luggage up the stairs.
@ High speed 300M WiFi internet
@ 36" LED (email hidden) with HBO, CNN, BBC and local channels.
@ Washing and drying machine with detergent provided
@ Hair dryer
@ Gas water heater
@ Clean linen and bath towels
Interaction with Guests
If you are looking forward to having a supportive host who can offer recommendation, I get email or messages 24 hours x 7, and will try to answer your question ASAP. My English speaking "helper" will give her best assistance to all your needs, but please understand that she is not the hotel staff, they are not concierge staff, so please do not treat them as such, and we kindly ask you to be polite with her.
But if you prefer privacy, I will stay invisible during your stay.
My helper will come one times a week (if stay over ONE week and only if you requested) in the afternoon to do simple clean up.
Just only a leisure 5 mins walk to Cityplaza in Taikoo Shing and Kornhill Plaza (both MTR assessable), with big supermarket. 24-hours convenience shops, pharmacies, Chinese restaurants, wet market, fruit market, HK style local cafe, movie theaters are just short walk away.
Next to the building, there is the famous "Tai On Building". It has been a place for local HK snacks and some people driving their expensive car to taste the food stall here. This street level food and shopping mall you should not miss ... for example HKD 18 for a wonton soup noodle, mini-car noodle (車仔麵), congee/steamed rice roll/Beef mix-mix, mini-egg-cake (雞蛋仔), deep fried pig's intestine ... the most tasty yummy and evil local food are all there. Michelin Stars restaurants is nearby and lots of dinning choices at Soho East district. Hong Kong is a gourmet paradise, you can CLICK "open rice" at (website hidden) for check up and study.
CULTURE and RECREATION
For more cultural side in the neighborhood, there is Sai Wan Ho Harbor Park; Hong Kong Film Archive and Sai Wan Ho Cultural Centre are very near by.
In Summer, you can even easily get to SHEK O beach, Shek O Beach is a sandy public beach at Shek O. It is a popular weekend and holiday destination, offering a public barbecue area and many restaurants. The rocky cliffs provide an excellent place for sports climbing. Around one mile north of Shek O beach, after passing the Shek O Country Club, is Big Wave Bay. As its name suggests, big waves roll on to the beach, propelled by the wind, making it a popular destination for surfers. Wind surfers can be found in the sea off Big Wave Bay and Shek O beaches. Take a taxi, mini-bus or a direct bus from Shau Kei Wan bus station will go there.
Wikitravel: Eastern Hong Kong Island
Right next to Sai Wan Ho MTR station, meaning super convenient to get to anywhere in the city. Our many public transport links include frequent MTR trains, buses, trams and minibuses. Cross harbor bus goes to Kowloon side to Tsim Sha Tsui, Nathan Road and Mongkok.
Airport express bus A12 takes 40mins to transfer you to and from the airport.
15 mins MTR ride to Causeway Bay.
20 mins MTR ride to Central.
25 mins MTR ride to Kowloon Tsim Sha Tsui and Mongkok.
1 min to Tram station, accessing from Kennedy Town to Shau Kei Wan.
1 min to bus stop to most area in Hong Kong and Cross Harbor bus to Kowloon
Other Things to Note
We are friends! This is a FREEHOLD property and I am the owner. You are my inviting stay guests. Our friendship speaks for itself.
I want you to be my friend and stay in my apt in Hong Kong. You will discover the exciting part of Eastern Hong Kong Island! Enjoy with your friends, making big shopping, discover the wet market, eat good local food and have a drink in cool bars!
Check-in is at 3pm and check-out is at noon, but I can be pretty flexible when possible. Please upload your face photo and tell me a little bit about yourself. If you don't add a photo and a brief bio with your request I simply won't be able to respond. Thanks for understanding.
Also, the calendar on the site may not reflect the dates that are still available as numerous requests come in daily. So be sure to ask about dates. Thanks for your interest.
This is a self-catering & self-service type of property. I designed and furnished this apartment to give warm and comfortable for my own usage during my stay in Hong Kong.
So respect the property as much as you can and make it clean for next coming guest, the next guest might be YOU!
My helper will give her best assistance to all your needs, but please understand that she is not the hotel staff, they are not concierge staff, so please do not treat them as such, and we kindly ask you to be polite with her.
Apart from that, we just ask you to respect my apartment in the same way as you would respect your own home.
HOUSE CLEANING :
We will provide a house cleaning every time before your check in. I provide up to once a week complementary cleaning service for guests staying over one week. You can request extra cleaning services, should you need it, at the cost of US$ 25/cleaning.
NO SMOKING :
It is STRICTLY no smoking inside the apartment.
SAVE ENERGY :
And if you could turn the air conditioning and lights off each time when you leave the apartment, to help us look after mother earth, that would be great too.
LATE CHECK OUT and EARLY CHECK IN:
We will try our best to accommodate any request for late check out and early check in provided that there is availability and it is requested 24 hours prior to check in day or check out day. Please note that such requests, when accepted by the owner of the property via emails, are subject to extra charges, if needed.
RESPECT THE PROPERTY:
Although very central, the neighborhood is super quiet and best suits chilled out people who respect this vibe. As this is not a hotel, we prefer to rent to people who treat the place very well and respect it as if it was their own home.
The tenant also need to apply proper care to the furniture and equipments. Any loss or damage of items and to the property will be charged according to the actual costs of replacement.
Just 3 mins walking distance to MTR, and 20 mins to Causeway Bay and 25 mins to Central via MTR.