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Noah's Ark Resort
Ranked #207 of 723 Hotels in Hong Kong
Reviewed 21 April 2013

My family enjoyed our stay in the resort. Iam impressed at how they are able to maintain the cleanliness of the place. The simple buffet breakfast is enough to make you full. A little variation on the choices is done everyday. Buses that go from and to the airport pass by the resort as well as those that will bring you to the mtr station. Buses straight to mongkok are also available at scheduled times. The dormitory room that we got for our accommodation is spacious enough for all 8 of us adults plus the two kids who share bed with their parents. The beach is also a plus factor. We feel so safe inside the resort. Free Wifi connection is so strong even inside our room. The only inconvenience is the stairs that you have to go through from the front door up to the hotel especially if you have your luggages to carry. But over all, I could say this is a resort worth coming back to.

  • Stayed: April 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 April 2013

I had a pleasant stay at Noah's Ark Resort. This is housed in an Eco-island where taxis and cars are not allowed in and the only transport are a few bus services, which is in serviced for 24 hours. If you are really into traveling with MTR then this resort is not for you.
This resort has all the decor to remind us to be environmentally friendly. The room is large, in comparison to any standard room in HK city. I found my stay to be very refreshing. So peaceful, nice view, extremely helpful staffs-willing to take the time to explain to us our route to our next destination, within a small theme park, next to a lovely beach and with a really nice view of a floating bridge, connecting Ma Wan and Tsing Yi. Room service was good and the food were tasty with large portions!
Minus points were the little variety of food for breakfast as well as not accessible to convenience stores, though there is a pantry room with vending machines.
Overall if you want some peace in your trip, this is really a good place to stay.

  • Stayed: December 2012, travelled with friends
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3  Thank ct_fuZZy
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Reviewed 7 March 2013 via mobile

I chose this place to stay for two nights according to what i found in the reviews in Tripadvisor.
1. how to get there from airport:
you have to go to Terminal 2 in Hotel/ coach bus station. Find gate 27-28 to wait for NR334 bus. You have to pay in the bus. The flat fare is HKD22/person. Not sure about using Octopus card. It does not take too long to wait. Maybe 10minutes. The trip from airport to the resort takes about 20-30minutes.
2.how to get to the lobby hotel
This is very tricky. I arrived at about 9pm with big suitcases. It was already dark. No clues where to go. Finally found it. Just take the elevator goes down to the cafe strip (cafe Roma, Oma's kitchen). Walk straight to go the an entrance that has stairs to go up and one security guard standing by. Walk again straight to an entrance beside The Harvest Restaurant. Take an elevator up to the Lobby. I found it easier to find the entrance in the daylight.
3.The 4bunk bed bedroom
Same level with the lobby.
Clean bed. Firm mattress (i love it). Separate shower and toilet. 2 basins. Good pressure shower. No complain.
4.A wonderful view.
While having a breakfast in The Harvest, you will also enjoy the beautiful view of Tsing Ma bridge and surroundings.
I would like to return to this resort again. Budget hotel but good quality hotel, superb view, easy public transport. Just the entrance is the one I complained

5  Thank KeioCio
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Reviewed 26 January 2013 via mobile

4 sets of comfortable bunk beds were perfect for we, a family of 5. We were in HK to take kids to Disney Land and the hotel was really good for us. Clean, comfortable and affordable.
Be aware though that it is a taxi ride to Disney so some of the money you save by sleeping here will be spent on taxis.
Tip - take a Chinese language brochure of the resort from the airport tourist info desk to show the taxi drivers where you want to go.

  • Stayed: January 2013
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5  Thank 1dales
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Reviewed 7 January 2013

This motel is located away from the typical tourist areas of Hong Kong on an island around 20 minutes ferry ride from Central. It is a nice location away from the hustle and bustle of urban Hong Kong, however isolated from all the big ticket tourist attractions.
The island the motel is located on is fantastic with lots of areas for children to explore. There are gardens, a derelict village, a solar tower (studying the sun) and a variety of walks to do around the small island as well as a small beach right next to Noah's Ark offer photo opportunities galore.
We had low expectation of the motel as it had been referred to us as a hostel. I wouldn't consider it a hostel as it is very clean and well managed with private rooms and comfortable in-room bathroom facilities. I would rate this as a 2.5 star motel.
The hostel is on the top deck of the 'ark'.
We had an 8 bed room which had bunks and two bathrooms. It also had a large table in the middle for everyone to sit around and a small but functional tv on the wall. The room was ideal for two families of 4 sharing and the beds were of a good size. The mattress was quite thin, which could be a problem for some people as this made the beds hard, however I didn't mind the bed personally. The bathrooms were clean and had two sinks in each (4 sinks in all). The shower had constant hot water.
The view from the terrace (shared) of the bridge was stunning, more-so at night.
There was some noise from aircraft flying overhead as the hostel is under the airport flight path, however it wasn't bad enough to disrupt sleep. Our children felt quite relaxed in the room and fell asleep easily.
We ordered room service. The food from room service was actually very tasty - the fish and chips was a real highlight - however room service was very slow and took some time to arrive. The price of the food on the room service menu was quite cheap which made the tastiness of the food even more surprising.
As mentioned here by others, breakfast was plain and simple - chicken sausages, stir fried noodles, oat meal or toast. There was tea, coffee and water. Given the price of the accommodation, it met our expectation - just. Having said this, if we had wanted I am sure some of the restaurants on the beach nearby may have also served a breakfast had we wanted.
The staff were friendly and attentive.

It is great for a short break away from busy Hong Kong in a clean and basic motel ideally suited to families.

  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled with family
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4  Thank LisamareeinHK
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Reviewed 31 December 2012

Book a room with 4 beds and got upgraded to 8 beds. Stay for 7 nights

Room is simple, neat and clean. Consider the price we pay for it, it is indeed value for money.

Breakfast is very very basic and most of the time not very tasty.

Wifi is free but signal is weak. Try to get a room near the reception area well the signal is strongest.

The best part about this resort is that it is located in Ma Wan or Park Island. This is an island where cars are restricted entry. It is quiet, relax and laid back. A very differnt part of HK.

Nearby hotel there are couple of F&B outlets so food is not a problem but quality is not as good as HK Island and Kowloon. There is also a supermarket and 7-11.

Travel in/out is either via bus or ferry which will connect you to other mode of transport like MTR. Taxi is avaliable during weekday only. There is a bus that goes straight to airport too. You can use octopus card for bus/ferry operated in this island.

Very ideal for family (if u can handle the extra traveling in/out of the island)

Room Tip: near reception for better wifi
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  • Stayed: December 2012, travelled with family
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1  Thank puzhitao
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Reviewed 29 October 2012

It was a bit tricky to find the bus that accesses Ma Wan Island, but after that initial roadblock, finding the hotel was easy. Just follow the signs. Even the security guard was expecting us at such a late hour.

Do not be put off when you arrive after 10, being told that there is no more food, except the packaged snacks from the vending machine.
Walk towards the 7 eleven (the staff recommends the location to you) and walk further to discover a quaint Japanese restaurant that serves delicious food. Try the curry pork rice.
You can also enjoy the view of the bridge.

The receptionist, Hadley was a wonderful soft-spoken lady who seemed unfazed by our numerous questions and group check-ins that was happening at the same time. Kudos.

The hotel room is small, but by Hong Kong standards is reasonable. There is no view from the room balcony but it does provide a small area to enjoy the morning air.

Beds are hard, but we didn't mind it and rested well.

Service was wonderful with staff fluent in English and ever ready for any questions you might have.

Breakfast was a pitiful selection of white bread, vermicelli i noodles and tea or coffee. The view at the dining area was magnificient compared to the food.

Overall a good stay and would return and recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Suzy S
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Address: No.33 Pak Yan Road, Ma Wan, Hong Kong, China
Region: China > Hong Kong > Ma Wan
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #207 of 723 Hotels in Hong Kong
Price Range: £79 - £200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Noah's Ark Resort 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Surrounded by beautiful greenery and natural habitats, the Solar Tower Camp offers visitors a quiet and relaxed atmosphere for a simpler take on life. All of our homey rooms are equipped with a private bathroom, and lockers, and our rooms for 4 to 10 people are equipped with refrigerators. Whether you’re travelling individually or in a small group of up to 10 people, you’ll find the perfect room f ... more   less 
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