Causeway Bay is synonymous for shopping and as a popular rendezvous point. With numerous retail outlets, the famous department store Sogo, shopping malls such as Times Square and Lee Gardens, you can be certain to find all the famous retail brands in Causeway Bay, and not surprisingly the area can boast the most expensive rents for retail space in Hong Kong and even the world.
The many retail options in Causeway Bay make the district’s Hotels and Serviced apartments extremely popular for tourists and expatriates looking to rent for the short term. Along Gloucester Rd, you can find apartments and hotels in Causeway Bay with some of the best views for the fireworks, overlooking the Harbour and the Wan Chai Convention centre.
If you are looking to buy or rent an apartment in Hong Kong, the older apartment buildings in Causeway Bay are famous for being space efficient, and can provide many value adding opportunities for improvement works. Another benefit of renting or living in Causeway Bay is the proximity to Causeway Bay sports grounds and Victoria Park, one of Hong Kong Island’s largest public spaces.
The Chinese name for Causeway Bay means copper gong, and is believe to be taken from the large gong found in Tin Hau Temple, others argue from the original coastline that was shape like a gong. Like Wan Chai, adjoining to the west, the bay has been extensively reclaimed, the several hills that previously existed in the area, Morrison Hill and Caroline Hill were quarried down for this purpose and all that remains of them now are street names.
MTR Station, 8 exits at at various locations including Lockhart Rd, Great George Rd, and Jardine's Bazaar. Many bus lines on Arterial Hennessy Rd and Glouscester Rd. Mini Bus station at Jardine's Bazaar and multiple routes along
Why live in Causeway Bay
Shopping mecca of Hong Kong
Plenty of serviced apartments
Close to hospitals
Close to Hong Kong Island's biggest park
Convenient: accessible by MTR
Information on Causeway Bay provided by Home Net, Licensed Hong Kong Real Estate Agency.