Hong Kong is one of the singular most popular tourist cities in Asia. It regularly attracts 30 million tourists a year. Although more than 40 per cent of the total comprises visitors from the Chinese mainland, there are plentiful hotels in every category to cater to all.
Discerning people who enjoy the finer things in life can choose from an eclectic assortment of 5 star hotels in Hong Kong. The top hotels in Hong Kong are predominantly located in the city’s most exclusive locations, usually close to Victoria Harbour.
Visitors looking to stay in the enclave of Tsim Sha Tsui at the tip of the Kowloon Peninsula or in the Admiralty-Central district of Hong Kong Island have an assortment of 5 star hotels to choose from. Five star options in Tsim Sha Tsui feature some of the planet’s best known hoteliers and InterContinental and Hyatt Regency are among those with a presence here.
The historic Peninsula Hotel is a noted Hong Kong landmark and sets 5 star standards that similar establishments around the world strive to emulate. Other luxury premises in Tsim Sha Tsui include The Langham and the Marco Polo. This part of the city is perfect for shopping on Nathan Road, which offer top brand fashions, accessories and tech gadgets.
Across Victoria Harbour, is Hong Kong Island on which the best hotels are located. There are several establishments clustered in Central on the south side of Queensway. Hong Kong Exhibition Centre, Lan Kwai Fong entertainment precinct, foreign embassies and the Macau Ferry Terminal are all nearby. Business travellers prefer their hotels here for convenient access to the business district. On Hong Kong Island there are additional 5 star hotels at North Point and in Causeway Bay.
In Kowloon, Mongkok has a couple of other hotels in the 5 star range. Hong Kong’s MTR train network serves all the above destinations and tourists are rarely more than 10 minutes’ walk away from a station. Five star hotels come with world class service and Hong Kong hotels in this genre provide limousine services for sightseeing and airport pickups.