Hong Kong

Stanley Beach Hong Kong (China)

Stanley
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Stanley is a town and a tourist attraction in Hong Kong. It is located on a peninsula on Hong Kong Island. It is east of Repulse Bay and west of Shek O, adjacent to Chung Hom Kok. Administratively, it is part of the Southern District.The Chinese name "Chek Chue" refers to the original village-town but "Stanley" generally refers to all the surrounding areas of the peninsula.the best beaches in Hong Kong the sandy beach at Stanley is easy to reach, just a few steps away from the market and the restaurants and is an official gazetted beach, that means there are shark nets, life rafts and life guards on duty during the swimming season.The official swimming season in Hong Kong runs from April through to the end of October and during that time all the proper facilities will be there. But after that the Stanley Main Beach, like other official swimming beaches, will not have those facilities.

Stanley Waterfront
A major redevelopment of the waterfront area was completed early in 2008 and an attractive boardwalk has been constructed widening the space for public enjoyment between Stanley Main Street and the bay. The boardwalk is lined with young trees and benches and is the location for Stanley Waterfront Mart with a small number of souvenir shops, bars and café’s. Adjacent to the boardwalk is Village Square, a covered amphitheatre where free concerts are often performed at weekends. On Stanley Main Street are pubs, bars and restaurants with a wide range of international dishes.

Stanley Market
Stanley Market is situated in Stanley New Street near the Stanley food market. It is an array of small shops and street stalls.

Pat Kan Uk is a row of eight houses. Many people think they are abandoned pre-war buildings but each of them is still a home to local elders. There were eight houses belonging to farming families in Wong Ma Kok before the Sino-Japanese War. The government recovered the land to develop barracks and a terrace of eight houses was built here as relocation homes for the local residents.

Location
Stanley Beach Rd, Repulse Bay, Hong Kong.

Stanley Beach

Stanley
calendarSep 28 2017

Stanley Beach

Stanley
calendarSep 28 2017