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Western Market: Tours & Tickets

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Des Voeux Road, Central Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
Sheung Wan
+852 6029 2675
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Kowloon we took the Star Ferry over the harbour and then a tram along Des Voeux Road to the market. This is a very small market with clearly permanent shops. The ground floor has a florists, cafe, hobby shop and some jewellery and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Gerbra_10
Reviewed 15 September 2019

The exterior of the building wants to draw you in, but a quick look at some of the fabric stalls was enough for us, not much else we were interested in.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Aglassortwo
Reviewed 14 September 2019 via mobile

The Western Market was a central place in old Hong Kong’s food center. The building has been preserved. Shopping is limited but if you are looking for cloth yardage, the 2nd floor is replete with all yardage shops.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Arnold C
Reviewed 23 August 2019

Looking a bit tired now, but still some good stalls here, depending on what you're looking for, don't forget to barter, always go for half the price they quote, you'll be suprised. Best deals are to be had at the Ladies market, but worth a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jack A
Reviewed 26 July 2019

I'm a local who has much experience purchasing fabrics in Hong Kong, AVOID THIS PLACE if you've heard that it's the only fabric market selling "Authentic Chinese silks and fabrics". The vendors in the fabric alley buy their fabrics (Which are usually synthetic and painfully...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nat-ong81
Reviewed 16 July 2019 via mobile

We wondered in here as the building looks very impressive from the outside. It’s a market with a selection of historical items, fabrics, flowers, model trains and some cafes. Nothing really appealed to us, but it’s still a great a beautiful building.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Richard_Smith567
Reviewed 10 June 2019

Not having an idea what was there, we ventured in to discover an odd, Edwardian-style market whose second floor, called “Cloth Alley,” was lined with numerous vendors selling fabrics and a retro-ballroom on the top floor which could have easily hosted Frank Sinatra in his...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Linda K
Reviewed 8 May 2019

I was anxious to tour after admiring the unusual architecture. Odd shops which seem to be oriented to local neighborhood folks. Unwelcoming. Just walk past the outside or give this a miss,

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank wil r
Reviewed 8 March 2019

Revisiting this place after a number of years. This building which used to be a wet market looks impressive on the outside. The 'shopping complex' inside is another matter. If you are into models of the the local buses there is a shop which specializes...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ECWorld
Reviewed 3 March 2019 via mobile

This was here since the 1800"s. Lots of shops selling clothing and antiques. Nice place to grab some food as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank easterntreker
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