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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took a day trip while in Hong Kong. Only 20/40 minutes with boat from the busy city. We're explored the little main city and the beach. Good restaurants and quite atmosphere. A lot of advertising for a apartments for rent and would consider staying there...More

Thank Marius P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you to make a break and eat some good thaï and indian food, go to morocco's Very nice place, front of the Pier and very kindly staff

Thank alexnyc1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It takes only about 1/2 hour to Cheung Chau by the fast ferry. Make sure to go try the congee place 黎恩記. Their congee is the BEST!! Also the dry seafood shops offer good local product BUT be careful fall into tourist trap!

Thank dleung57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled on a monday from Hong Kong Central pier 5 on the Fast ferry to Cheung Chau Island and enjoyed the trip, myself and my wife being senior citizens and using the elder Octopus Card found the cost was very cheap. At Cheung Chau we...More

1  Thank inverloch6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ferry ride over from Hong Kong is enjoyable (we took the slower boat, economy on the way out, premium on the way back - you can eat and drink in premium, you are not allowed to in standard). On arrival, you are met with...More

Thank Clivel_98
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cheung Chau is only half an hour away from Central harbour. Nice little island you can almost walk around in a day. Very small alleys and a lot of bicycles. There is a lot of steep hills, so prepaire to swet when going around. There...More

Thank AniMal76
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We were taken to Cheung Chau while visiting friends and what can I say but wow. The whole place was a visual delight (but then Hong Kong is truly a visual experience ). We loved everything about his place and will most definitely be back....More

Thank tierdylbay
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Ferry from terminal 5. Speed depends on ferry but fastest was about 25 mins, slowest about 45, you pay according to speed. Nice small island escape.Small shops and restaurants all along the port (full of fishing boats) and a small beach on the other side....More

Thank Rikuc57
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The boat ride out to the island was quite enjoyable, offering wonderful views of Hong Kong and the surrounding islands in the China Sea. The disappointment came upon arrival. Far from a quaint fishing village, as advertised, one iimmediately finds a long wharf with average...More

Thank Howard L
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Cheung Chau (長州) is the 8th largest island located 10 km (6.2 mi) southwest of Hong Kong Island. It is one of the 261 islands in Hong Kong. It has the highest population in the Islands District (離島區) which normally refers to outlying islands. Unlike...More

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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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sacred21
27 July 2018|
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Response from Jack D | Reviewed this property |
Yes you'll always get a lock with a rented bike. Bear in mind it'll be a cable lock and you'll only be able to lock the rear wheel to the frame- but it's a very safe island so you'll have nothing to worry about 😄
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MairaB36
29 June 2018|
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Response from ChrisShanghai | Reviewed this property |
Swimming is allowed. Several beaches. Recommend the beach with the beach cafe past Warwick hotel and after the surf shop. Stay in. B&B. Also several holiday rental apartments.
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Yvonne T
11 April 2018|
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Response from kaza17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are , we went to the one advised on trip adviser , we loved it
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Yvonne T
10 April 2018|
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Response from kaza17 | Reviewed this property |
Like the other answers , but we spent all day , we walked the back streets , then went swimming had a late lunch , we had a great day
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maxychong
7 April 2018|
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Response from paulatToronto | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maxychong, half day is good enough to explore the island, unless you want to spend the night there. The latest ferry leaving the island to Central is 23:45 weekdays , but the last ferry from Central to Mui Wo is 23:00... More
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