Hong Kong with Kids
For kids of all ages, Hong Kong is a great place to go for sightseeing. There are lots of fun things to keep the kids and the entire family entertained throughout a stay in Hong Kong. And of course, there are lots of kid friendly hotels in Hong Kong.
At first, it may appear overwhelming taking kids on vacation to Hong Kong. After all, the city is one of the big metropolises in all of Asia, and things happen at the speed of light. But, the kids will surely marvel and have a thrilling time exploring the big city and the lineup of fun activities it has to offer.
5 Family Friendly Hotels in Hong Kong
Virtually all areas in Hong Kong city offer family-friendly hotels and accommodation. However, finding roomy accommodations is where the challenge lies. Of course, this is expected in a city that land is simply a premium, necessitating construction of smaller room sizes. Also, it is common to find single and twin rooms, but somewhat rare to see triple, quad as well as family rooms.
The good news is, we have been able to identify a couple of great choices in the course of our traveling with our kids. And, gratefully, a good number of the kids’ friendly hotels we found were all affordable, especially in the Kowloon side, and the location is also pedestrian friendly compared to the hilly Island side of Hong Kong. So, trekking to nearby places won’t be a pressure for the kids but a pleasure.
Here are our 5 best picks of kid friendly hotels in Hong Kong;
#1: Butterfly on Prat Hotel – 4 Star Hotel
This stylish boutique hotel is centrally located and only four minutes walk from Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station. It offers proximity advantage to major shops, fast-food spots, restaurant and Nathan Road. So, you won’t spend much taking the kids around. And, the family friendly rooms offer great family amenities.
#2: Holiday Inn Golden Mile Hotel – 4 Star Hotel
The hotel features double beds, spacious rooms, and again proximity advantage to the major spots, including kids-friendly fun places. It can accommodate a family of four. Babysitting service is also available.
#3: Cordis Hong Kong at Langham Place Hotel – 5 Star Hotel
Offering spacious rooms such as triple twin room, the hotel is fantastically located at the hub of Kowloon and easily linked to the Mongkok MTR station. The entire family can get a fantastic view by opting for a higher floor overlooking the Harbor. Babysitting is one of the many attractive features of this family-friendly hotel and it has a fabulous swimming pool.
#4: Caritas Bianchi Lodge Hotel – 3 Star Hotel
The hotel offers family rooms. It’s also well located right in the center of Yau ma Tei, a boisterous district situated only few minutes from a notable market in the town. The larger rooms offer tons of space for the family. The family rooms come with two single beds, a double bed, and a sofa. So, it can take 2 kids and 2 adults at a time. However, it only offers 3 star amenities and it a very simple style of hotel.
Address: 4 Cliff Road, Yaumatei, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Phone: +852 2388 1111
#5: Hyatt Regency Sha Tin Hotel – 5 Star Hotel
The great location offers great view of the harbor and mountains, including other breathtaking outdoor views. Proximity to the city may not be one of the attractions, but it’s a great way to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city so that the kids and the entire family can rest well after each day’s activities. But, the free hotel shuttle to the city makes up for the proximity disadvantage. So, you can pack the kids and enjoy a free ride to explore the city.
5 Things to Do in Hong Kong with Kids
#1: Peak Tram – Take the kids up the peak
#2: The Star Ferry Ride
#3: Take the kids for a ride on the Cable Car to the big buddha
#4: Water Ride at Ocean Park
#5: Go watching the Pink Dolphin with the kids
There are other great fun places to visit in Hong Kong. Enjoy your trip!
On a budget? Don’t forget to check out AirBnB for accommodation options. You can still find private apartments on this website at a more reasonable price!