Must see hotels in Hong Kong

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    Salisbury YMCA

    If you can manage to book a room at this fabulously located YMCA hotel, you’ll be rewarded with professional service. The 372 rooms and suites are…

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    Urban Pack

    A laid-back, sociable hostel with a great location between Kowloon Park and Harbour City, Urban Pack is run by two friendly Canadian-Chinese, Albert and…

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    Tai O Heritage Hotel

    Housed in a century-old former police station, this is Lantau’s coolest hotel. All nine rooms are handsomely furnished in a contemporary style, offering…

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    YesInn @YMT

    Boasting an enviable location in the neon-clad heart of Yau Ma Tei, YesInn is a great base from which to soak up those local Hong Kong vibes. Pick from…

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    InterContinental Hong Kong

    The InterContinental might look like an '80s office block, but so what when you have the finest waterfront spot in the territory? Impeccable service…

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    Landmark Mandarin Oriental

    Not to be confused with the larger Mandarin Oriental nearby, this 111-room boutique hotel is Mandarin Oriental's groovy little brother, with more of a…

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    Eaton

    Leave the bedlam of Nathan Rd behind as you enter the Eaton’s designer surrounds, all earthy woods and mismatched furnishings.The 'Executive Room'…

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    Murray Hotel

    The hottest new hotel opening in Hong Kong in 2018 was the Murray – a magnificent reinvention of a 1960s government office block beside Hong Kong Park…

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    Mandarin Oriental

    The venerable Mandarin has historically set the standard in Asia and its Hong Kong hotel is the original, maintaining a sense of gracious, old-world charm…

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    Saiyuen

    The rolling gardens of this stunning 4.5-hectare country retreat have been converted into an adventure park (tickets 9am to 7.45pm) and glamping venue…

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    Tao Fong Shan Ascension House

    Located at the edge of the Tao Fong Shan compound is Ascension House with four basic air-conditioned dorms accommodating two or three people. Bathrooms…

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    YHA Mei Ho House Youth Hostel

    Converted from public housing units in a hilly corner of Kowloon, this heritage youth hostel has everything you need: a laundry, on-site convenience store…

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    SLEEEP

    Frazzled city workers sometimes book into this award-winning futuristic hotel by the hour to recalibrate, and it's easy to see why: an aura of calm akin…

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    Island Shangri-La Hong Kong

    Service is second to none at this monolithic luxury hotel offering plush but dated digs with a clubby, old-world vibe. Harbour-view rooms will cost you…

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    Grand Hyatt Hotel

    With its towering black-and-gold lobby, a string quartet on the mezzanine and an enormous emerald on display beside the concierge, this luxury pile exists…

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    East Hong Kong

    The corner harbour-view rooms (18th floor and above) are the pick of the 345 designer digs at this trendy business hotel built atop the Tai Koo MTR…

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    Tao Fong Shan Pilgrim’s Hall

    This Lutheran Church–affiliated hostel, part of the Tao Fong Shan complex, is set on a peaceful hillside above Sha Tin. The rooms are clean and quiet. The…

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    Jervois

    If you can bag a room at the lower end of the price range (book direct, online), the elegant Jervois is an excellent deal. Its 49 one- and two-bed suites…

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    Mira Moon

    Decor at this 91-room boutique hotel riffs on the Chinese fairy tale of the Moon Goddess and the Jade Rabbit – stylised rabbit wall art, oversized…

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    YesInn

    This funky, sociable hostel attracts backpackers from all over the world to its brightly painted female and mixed dorms with curtained-off bunks and…