Our local neighbourhood of Taikoo Shing on the east side of Hong Kong Island offers an authentic peek into everyday life. There’s everything from cafes and galleries, shopping malls and hiking trails to wet markets and restaurants. Whether you’re looking for bite-sized local experiences or unexpected adventures, our Guest Experience team know all the best places in the city. Here are a few of our favourites.
Be inspired and wowed by Hong Kong’s thriving arts and culture scene at ArtisTree. From avant-garde dance performances to intimate concerts and provocative exhibitions, this creative space in Taikoo Place offers a world of artistic possibilities.Read More
Quarry Bay has some of Hong Kong’s best hiking trails including Mount Butler, Mount Parker and Jardine’s Lookout with winding routes through the mountains that offer gorgeous views and a serious workout. Ask our Guest Experience team for a hiking pack and their favourite trails.
TONG CHONG STREET MARKET
This seasonal foodie festival on Tong Chong Street celebrates gourmet street food and fresh organic products. With stalls from local restaurants and shops, you’ll find a delicious selection of healthy, sustainable meals and products. Perfect for a quick bite during lunch hour. Ask our Guest Experience team for details.Read More
QUARRY BAY PROMENADE
Enjoy scenic harbour views along this waterfront boardwalk between Quarry Bay Park and Taikoo Shing Park. Perfect for leisurely evening strolls, early morning runs, watching puppies frolic in the dog park or escaping the office for some fresh air.Read More
Great shopping and dining is just minutes away at Cityplaza mall. Connected to EAST Hong Kong’s first floor, this entertainment hub has an ice skating rink, cinema and frequent exhibitions. You’ll find all your favourite brands, local shops and restaurants right on our doorstep.Read More
YIK CHEONG BUILDING
A favourite amongst local photographers (and Hollywood directors), the iconic ‘Monster Building’ is just around the corner from EAST Hong Kong. Featured in ‘Transformers,’ this Insta-famous apartment block perfectly captures Hong Kong’s amazing concrete jungle.Read More
MR & MRS FOX
Kick back, dig in or chill out at Mr & Mrs Fox. Rustic-meets-ritzy, this Quarry Bay favourite is a popular after-work haunt for craft beer, cocktails and delicious ingredient-driven menus. From dry-aged steak and seafood to creative bar snacks, you won’t be disappointed.Read More
Explore Hong Kong’s different neighbourhoods by hopping on the beloved double-decker tram at Taikoo. Nicknamed the ‘ding ding’ by locals, the tram offers some of the best views of the city as it shuttles along the colourful north corridor of Hong Kong Island.Read More
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