Living in Deep Water Bay and Shouson Hill
Ideally located in the leafy Southside district only minutes to Admiralty and Wan Chai, Shouson Hill and Deep Water Bay are enviableand exclusive seaside addresses. The neighbourhoods benefit from both the peaceful and laidback atmosphere of a far-flung beach resort and the convenience of being easily accessible to the city centre, making them ideal residences for families and professionals alike.
Things To Do in Deep Water Bay & Shouson Hill
Deep Water Bay and the adjacent Shouson Hill are brimming with high-quality restaurants and entertainment options for people of all ages. Enjoy an al fresco beachside feast at Coconut Thai or a sumptuous western fare at Fairway Bistro & Grill, a barbecue restaurant near the beach.
There is no shortage of things to do in the area. Shouson Hill is on the doorstep of Ocean Park, a Hong Kong-centric theme park and iconic destination. Deep Water Bay beach is also home to the Victoria Recreation Club (VRC) as well as the private Hong Kong Golf Club, making for plenty of outdoor and recreational fun. In the heart of Shouson Hill you’ll also find a supermarket and the exclusive Hong Kong Country Club, a regular haunt for local residents.
Shouson Hill is mostly low-rise apartments, town houses or free-standing homes, some with small gardens, courtyards or balconies, communal playgrounds, gyms and pools. Slightly further south is Deep Water Bay, a coveted area mostly consisting of private homes with expansive views and tropical hillside surrounds. There are some low-rise town houses tucked among the lush greenery overlooking Deep Water Bay beach.
Travel & Connections
Deep Water Bay and Shouson Hill are well-connected to the heart of Hong Kong Island. The new MTR link to Ocean Park means accessing Shouson Hill via the train from Central is only around a 10-minute journey, while Admiralty is just 10 minutes away. Efficient bus routes service most of Hong Kong along Deep Water Bay Road, an extension of Repulse Bay Road. Meanwhile, Stanley and Repulse Bay are minutes away by car, taxi or bus.
Whether for residents in the neighbourhood or tourists, Deep Water Bay beach is immensely popular for swimming or taking a break from the nearby bustle of the city; while Shouson Hill is peaceful, family-oriented and green with a lower density vibe. With the VRC established in the area, residents also have access to a wonderful and affordable way to get out on the water.
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