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Stanley is very different to other parts of Hong Kong, or completely different from what you think about Hong Kong. Stanley, located at the southern of Hong Kong island, is much more relaxed with beaches, hills and coves. You will find the western...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just a short walk away from the very busy Stanley Market is the bay where you can sit and watch the world go by. There is a small rocky area to climb on a pontoon too with near by drinks, snacks and ice-cream vendors it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really quiet place after busy Hong Kong. You need to take a bus no.40 from Causway Bay Station to Stanley. Nice small beach under the big banyan trees(I guess). I really recomend short walk up the hill to the temple with the nice view of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bagra1507
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good to see and stroll on Hongkongs old market Stanley. You can buy some items as token or remembrance from the marketplace.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kizomama K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is nice to get away from the business of main Hong Kong. I had a nice walk along the waterfront and coffee in Murray House. Walked along to see a tiny Temple by the sea, then to visit the main Temple in the area....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travellerkMidlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we need some quiet from the frenzy in HK, we hop on the #6 bus in Exchange Square and enjoy our ride to Stanley. This 15++ minute bus ride brings us to the other side of the island where the pace is much slower....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

Loved this place so much we went 4 times during our stay on Hong Kong. this beautiful seaside resort is reached along a very scenic coastline, and not what you would expect in Hong Kong. Went on the Big Bus green line bus and enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jeffturner
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

A great find with modern shopping plaza, great outside beachfront promenade and the old market. Easy to get to by public bus from Central

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dara-Khmer
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Stanley (赤柱) is located on a peninsula at the southern most part of Hong Kong Island. The Cantonese name 赤柱 (red column) is based on the many cotton trees (Bombax ceiba 木棉樹) with red flowers hence called it red column. The English name Stanley was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank jameshuang
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We were spending a few days in Hong Kong back in July 2013 - the rainy season. My wife was keen to visit Stanley Markets and was browsing through the shops while I decided to go walkabout. Stanley Markets was buzzing as usual although Stanley...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank X1105XOashleya
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We got one of the several buses to Stanley. It took about 30 minutes. The market is good with lots of stalls . There is a nice promenade with bars and restaurants across the road. Glad we went but not much to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
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When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The
area widely known as Central is the major financial
hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up
to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open
late into the night and there just happens to be a
street party every weekend. Although everything seems
to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of
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7 March 2018|
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Response from Nellieluk | Reviewed this property |
There are a variety of items for exports mainly from China. I don’t think they are high end.
Patricia H
7 November 2017|
Response from Lionel E | Reviewed this property |
I think you should head to Tsim Sha sui for a tailor as you will have options to choose from and will be spoiled for choice.
Standby U
13 September 2017|
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Response from Matilde595 | Reviewed this property |
There is a mexican restaurant and I am sure you will find vegetarian on the menu.. There are also Chinese places which have noodle dishes..