Living in Shek O
Shek O, literally means "Rocky Bay" in Chinese, is a small residential village nestled at the base of the famous Dragon's Back Hills on the eastern tip of Hong Kong Island. It’s popular with expatriate and local families seeking low-rise, beach-side living and an outdoors lifestyle.
Things to Do in Shek O
The main beach is popular for swimming and surfing and draws a fun-loving weekend crowd. Family-friendly and quiet, it has one of the biggest public barbecue sites.
Two famous hiking trails are at your doorsteps, Dragon's Back and Cape D'Aguilar could be your perfect day trip route at Shek O.
Featured Properties for Sale and Rent
Homes range from compact, older-style village apartments, many painted bright colours and sometimes with roof top views, to luxury estate-like properties or family homes with gardens. Larger homes are found at the lower end of Shek O Road - within the grounds of the exclusive Shek O Country Club grounds bordering the village - or on the Headland road.
Steps to the Beach (Property ID: HZXB) | Unusual Double Lot House (Property ID: YG3B) | Perfect Weekender (Property ID: BWLB) | Gorgeous Beach House (Property ID: JMKB) | Very Unique Shek O House (Property ID: 27K3) | Wonderful Entertaining Spaces (Property ID: 19331) | High Ceilings, Space & Views (Property ID: 7895) | Unique House with Private Garden (Property ID: 4739)
The neighbourhood Fook Lee store sells most essential items and the Shek O Thais restaurant serves popular food every day of the week. Local cafes surround the beach car park, serving take away and dine-in options.