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Hotels in Hong Kong

May 06, 2012

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The luxury Harbour Grand Hotel, 23 Oil St., North Point; (852) 2121-2616, Away from the bustle of the shopping and business district, but alongside the Fortress Hill subway stop, making it easy to reach hikes. Doubles from $178.

Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees Hotel, 199 Kowloon City Road, Tokwawan, Kowloon; (852) 2126-1988,§ion_id=home&subsection_id=overview. Classy and affordable, with doubles from $98.

To escape the bustle of the metropolis, the community of Stanley is quiet with a great market, beaches and access to trails on the back of Hong Kong Island. The chic Stanley Oriental Hotel, (852) 2899-1688,, has accommodations by the week or month. From $2,000 a week.

Silvermine Beach Resort, Silvermine Bay, Mui Wo, Lantau Island; (852) 2984-8295, Low-key, no-frills opportunity to stay in a serene village on Lantau island. Doubles from $110 a night.


Hiking is most comfortable during the cooler, less humid season from October to May. Trail descriptions and maps can be found at

Hong Kong Outdoors, An information-filled site for those who want to walk on their own.

Walk Hong Kong,, arranges a variety of hiking and walking tours throughout Hong Kong.

The Hong Kong Tourist Board, is making it easier for visitors to get out there with an annual Great Outdoors Hong Kong Festival in November and December (dates to be announced).

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