Destination guide

The exciting area of Hong Kong awaits your stay

The area's architecture and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Hong Kong. This cosmopolitan and scenic city is known for its shopping, island views and restaurants. Local cultural sights include Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and City Hall Concert Hall. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Hong Kong

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hong Kong a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Happy Valley Race Course (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Ocean Park (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Hong Kong Disneyland (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Ngong Ping 360 (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Hong Kong Zoo and Botanical Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sha Tin Race Course (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hong Kong

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Hong Kong. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stanley Main Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Hong Kong Zoo and Botanical Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Kowloon Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Victoria Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Fa Hui Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Repulse Bay Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Hong Kong

The nearest airport is in Hong Kong (HKG-Hong Kong Intl.), located 14.4 mi (23.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Shenzhen (SZX-Shenzhen Intl.), which is 33.3 mi (53.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Hong Kong Central Station, Hong Kong Sheung Wan Station and Hong Kong Admiralty Station are the main stations in the area. Utilize the area's public transportation and catch a ride on the metro at Hong Kong Station or Hong Kong Tin Hau Station to easily get around the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Hong Kong Island?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 458 house rentals around Hong Kong Island. From 374 Condos/Apartments to 31 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Hong Kong Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Hong Kong Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Hong Kong Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Sai Ying Pun: 53 vacation rentals
  • Wan Chai: 66 vacation rentals
  • Bowrington: 66 vacation rentals
  • Causeway Bay: 100 vacation rentals
  • Central: 87 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Hong Kong Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Hong Kong Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Hong Kong Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • HSBC Hong Kong Headquarter Building: 469 vacation homes
  • Hong Kong Park: 469 vacation homes
  • Hong Kong Central Hospital: 469 vacation homes
  • Hong Kong Central Station: 468 vacation homes
  • Hong Kong Causeway Bay Station: 468 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Hong Kong Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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