Sai Kung

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Sai Kung featuring tranquil scenes, landscape views and mountains
Take a break from the bustling city streets to visit this charming fishing town, known for its casual seafood restaurants and nearby hiking trails.

Located in the Sai Kung Peninsula in the northeast New Territories, Sai Kung Town, or simply Sai Kung, is famous for its numerous restaurants serving fresh seafood. It’s also a starting point for beach excursions and hiking trails in the nearby hills. It takes about two hours to get to Sai Kung by public transportation from downtown Hong Kong. Most locals insist it’s worth the trip and often spend the whole weekend relaxing in the area.The town sits at the foot of the hills of Ma On Shan Country Park. Despite recent development, the area still retains much of its old-world charm. Visit the old town to the south to enjoy modern shops, cafés and sports facilities in the center. The harbor is always full of activity and is lined with moored fishing boats selling the day’s catch to locals and visitors. From Sai Kung, you can travel to one of more than 70 nearby small islands. For more popular islands, ferries may run regularly or on an “on demand basis,” so it’s best to plan in advance and check schedules online.There are plenty of hiking trails that lead into the nearby hills. The area has some historic attractions enjoy the serene atmosphere of traditional temples, such as the Hung Shing Temple at Kau Sai Chau.Back in Sai Kung, end your hike or beach excursion with a casual, open-air dining experience at any one of the local restaurants along the seafront—known as “Seafood Street.” Take your pick of live seafood from the enormous tank displays, then sit back and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere.The nearby promenade offers views of numerous nearby small islands, including Kau Sai Chau, home of the famed Jockey Club Public Golf Course. Its three 18-hole courses are open to the public and are reached by ferry from the harbor.There’s noMTRlink to Sai Kung it’s mainly served by minibuses leaving from MTR stations. From Choi Hung MTR Station take Exit C2, then minibus route 1A. Alternatively, from MTR Hang Hau Station you can take minibus route 101.

Where to stay in Sai Kung

Holiday Inn Express Kowloon East, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Kowloon East, an IHG Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Tower 4, 3 Tong Tak Street, Tseung Kwan 0, Sai Kung
The price is P5,145 per night from 29 Aug to 30 Aug
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Sai Kung. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and onsite parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the property ...
4/5 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
"Got charged without known for phone calls using the in room phone, the staff won't help you even you are obviously struggling with 6 baggage. The breakfast was so-so, not surprising nor disappointing."

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2022

Holiday Inn Express Kowloon East, an IHG Hotel
The Pier Hotel
The Pier Hotel
3.5 out of 5
No.9 Pak Sha Wan Street, Sai Kung
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Sai Kung. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the pool and the property ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (188 reviews)
"Roof top offers an excellent view of the bay."

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2021

The Pier Hotel
Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East, an IHG Hotel
4.5 out of 5
Tower 5, 3 Tong Tak Street, Tseung Kwan O, Sai Kung
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Sai Kung. Enjoy free WiFi, 4 restaurants, and breakfast. Our guests praise the comfy beds in our reviews. Popular attractions ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (999 reviews)
"A bit lacking in luxury feel."

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East, an IHG Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Two MacDonnell Road
Two MacDonnell Road
4 out of 5
Two MacDonnell Road, Mid-Level, Hong Kong, 031103
The price is P7,799 per night from 6 Sep to 7 Sep
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly aparthotel in Hong Kong. Enjoy free WiFi, room service, and onsite parking. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (481 reviews)
"The Room is in a high clean standard. The only thing needs improvement is that it was quite humid despite the air con was on."

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2022

Two MacDonnell Road
Discover Sailing Asia - Hong Kong
Discover Sailing Asia - Hong Kong
3 out of 5
Hong Kong, Sai Kung, Pak Sha Wan Public Pier, 0
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly houseboat in Sai Kung. Enjoy a rooftop terrace, an airport shuttle, and concierge services. Popular attractions Kowloon ...
4/5 Very Good! (1 review)
Bad manage but a nice yacht
"So first of all they totally forgot about my booking till I actually called to find out becoz there were no information abt how I can reach the boat even after I paid. The trip and the yacht itself is in a very gd condition and nice, I really enjoyed the whole experience. The agreed check-out time ..."

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2018

Discover Sailing Asia - Hong Kong
G.Eyre Home
G.Eyre Home
3 out of 5
RM RA, 75/F, 7 Blk, The Prime, No 1 Lohas Park Rd, Sai Kung, Hong Kong
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly aparthotel in Sai Kung. Enjoy free WiFi, private pools, and a fitness center. Popular attractions Kowloon Bay and Clear ...
G.Eyre Home
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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