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Western District

Hollywood Road, Hong Kong, China
852 2852 3549
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Walk to the Western District

One day morning I took a tram to Kennedy Town and get off at the last station. I preferred take a... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Lifia K
via mobile
Closer to the real HK

Some of the reviewers here seem to be talking about Sheung Wan and even areas to the east of that... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Western District is the area least influenced by Western culture. It includes several markets.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“kennedy town” (4 reviews)
“sheung wan” (4 reviews)
“ding ding” (2 reviews)
Hollywood Road, Hong Kong, China
852 2852 3549
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

One day morning I took a tram to Kennedy Town and get off at the last station. I preferred take a walked until Western Market , so I could fill and see more interesting buildings, stalls, or fav cafes .

Thank Lifia K
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Some of the reviewers here seem to be talking about Sheung Wan and even areas to the east of that. As Sheung Wan appears as a separate area I think here we should address only areas to the west of Sheung Wan. Access is now...More

Thank DataCollector
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Old style Hong Kong, full of character. Take a trip along the ding ding line towards Western and see all the old streets and stores still in the last century and smelling like it too. Take a deep breath of the fragrant seafood smells covering...More

1  Thank HKeater
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

It is the boutiques, the small art and historical art stores that are making you stroll around for hours and returning on your next trip, as there is always more to discover. The artefacts on display are mostly genuine, and bargaining even in the shops...More

Thank Fabian K
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed spending a half of day exploring Hong Kong Island. I would recommend using a tour guide because there is so much to see and the history here is fascinating. Be sure to visit the financial district, the oldest Catholic Church with the stained...More

Thank Connie M
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I have been staying in the western area of the island for the past few years, and I seem to enjoy it more each time. The Sheung Wan area in particular, convenient to the MTR subway, double decker trams and busses, with its narrow side...More

2  Thank bob2bkk
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Dramatic! Impressive! Think locals? Great place to visit or take pictures BUT!!!! Make your own story because we enjoyed ours without any regrets

1  Thank world_is_your_oyster
Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

Streets similar to Sheung Wan, it is a splendid place to stay! Away from the hustle and bustle of Hong Kong life and Mainland Chinese, walking along this area is pretty relaxing. Food is good and the dried seafood sold here is cheaper comparatively. About...More

1  Thank angie j
Reviewed 27 April 2014

The Western District includes the communities Sai Ying Pun, Kennedy Town and Shek Tong Tsui on HK island, representing the area immediately east of Sheung Wan and Central district. The area adjacent to and alongside Sheung Wan is rich in local culture and heritage and...More

2  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Western District is full of small streets with a lot of character. The steps going up or down one street can have a totally different vibe. From antique row and some great small restaurants on Hollywood, to the markets where you can find fresh flowers,...More

Thank Shelliu
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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