Top 5 Reasons to Live in Pok Fu Lam Hong Kong – The Complete Guide

Pok Fu Lam is a popular residential area for its relative affordability compared with mid-levels and the south side. 

Unique Apartment with Roof Terrace in Pok Fu Lam
Unique Apartment with Roof Terrace in Pok Fu Lam

1. The Vibe:

The residential area of Pok Fu Lam is located on the western tip of the of Hong Kong. It is notable for its quiet, green living environment. It is a popular choice for expats due to the proximity to excellent schools, the University of Hong Kong as well as the Quick Commute to Central. Pok Fu Lam has lots of residential options from large scale complexes to small colonial walk up low rises.

Map of Western Tip of Hong Kong Island Pok Fu Lam
Map of Western Tip of Hong Kong Island Pok Fu Lam

2. The Proximity To Nature

This Part of Hong Kong enjoys a coastline along the western tip of Hong Kong Island where you can find many interesting walks close to the water. It also has popular hikes and trails through the Pok Fu Lam Reservoir to the Peak.

Pok Fu Lam Reservoir
Pok Fu Lam Reservoir

3. The Housing Factor:

There are many choices for housing from ultra-luxurious apartments complexes such as Bel Air to smaller low rise walk up building such as those found in Bisney Road. Many flats offer panoramic sunset views. Many highrise buildings enjoy panoramic sea and sunset views, extensive facilities such as swimming pool, gym, and outdoor play areas whereas some low rise buildings will have large balconies or rooftops that are perfect for entertaining.

Ocean Views from High Rise Apartment in Pok Fu Lam
Large Scale Housing Complex in Pok Fu Lam

4. The Convenience Factor:

There is a multitude of public transportation options. Not far is the Hong Kong University MTR station, Large Double Decker Buses and Small Mini Buses leave from Pok Fu Lam to Central, Causeway Bay or to Aberdeen. Commute time to Central Business District is a mere 15 Minutes Via the HIghway Route 4 Linking Kennedy Town to Central.

Ocean Views from High Rise Apartment in Pok Fu Lam
Ocean Views from High Rise Apartment in Pok Fu Lam

5. Examples of some listings In Mid Levels.

View From Apartment


BEL AIR – RENT

1780 sq ft, 4 Bedroom

HK$ 90,000 per month

BAGUIO VILLA – SALE

2487 sq ft, 4 Bedroom

Asking: $76 MILLION

For More Information on living in Pok Fu Lam, Please contact me below:-

Anthony Hindmarsh

TEL: +852 9105 1406

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