Living in Pok Fu Lam
With Central about six kilometres to the east and Wong Chuk Hang and Aberdeen about the same to the west, Pok Fu Lam provides a relatively leafy lifestyle and plenty of sea views while still being close to main business areas.
Properties: mostly residential, low-to-high-rise apartments or town houses that fringe the western end of Hong Kong island. The luxury residential complex of Bel-Air houses many expatriates and locals who enjoy its quality amenities (pools, restaurants, play areas) safety and sense of community – alongside expansive views towards Lantau.
Transport: roughly a 15 minute drive to Central, it’s also served by many bus networks and is about 10 minutes in a cab to Aberdeen and Wong Chuk Hang.
Amenities: in the heart of Pok Fu Lam is Cyberport, a business park built in 2004, consisting of four office buildings, a hotel, retail entertainment complex and cinema. Nearby is Pok Fu Lam Country Park and the Stanley Ho Sports Centre, offering a range of sporting facilities.
Perks: family-friendly and convenient with a plentiful supply of often spacious homes with views.