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Reviewed 1 week ago

On 21 July 2018, the writer went to Shek O by taking metro to Sheu Kei Wan station and then bus No. 9 to the final stop in the early morning. There were facilities such as toilet, fresh water shower bath and changing room. After...More

Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Nice spot HK getaway. A bit far but worth the trip. A petty they took the barbecue. Can be a bit crowded on weekends or public holidays. Nice relaxed atmosphere and with good restaurant options around.

1  Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Shek O is the perfect example of what amazes me about Hong Kong! You would never know you're just a couple of miles away from the concrete jungle that is Hong Kong island. This is definitely a touristy area (if you're looking for more essential...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I have been on this beach during the trail from Chai Wan - Shek O - Dragon's Back - Chai Wan. Its a small fishing village typical beach with gold sand surrounded by big and smaller rocks. They even have a lifeguard here! At the...More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

It’s far, relatively small and the water isn’t always clean. But we love it here. There are minibuses and buses but we usually cab. The beach itself is clean and soft, for Hong Kong. We usually hire an umbrella (around Hk$60, but you can try...More

Thank Netster11
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My favourite Hong Kong Island beach. Shek O is nestled between two small hills and looks out on several islands. The beach itself is 200-300 meter long. Generally the water quality is decent unless you come after a major storm. Transport is fairly convenient with...More

5  Thank Jones888
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I found it easy to get to on public transport. Yes it was out the way from where I was, but various ways to get there. I took an uber there and the bus back. The beach was stunning. Big crashing waves, clean golden sand...More

Thank Bristol_Squire
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Hopefully the day will be clear so you have enhanced views. Lots of walking trails and some lead you down to the beaches. Can spend the whole day walking and exploring. Pack lots of drink if it's hot as there aren't places to purchase water.

Thank Fiji_18
Reviewed 1 May 2018

there is a beach in Shek O, people love to go there for leisure, it's a place for family and for people go with friends as well

1  Thank ELKW
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is not a must-see when coming to HK. However, if you spare a day trip, you should consider this place. It is one of the many beautiful beaches in HK. However, it is not easy to reach here. Your best options are driving or...More

Thank Tim S
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14 August 2018|
Response from Gerardo R | Reviewed this property |
It deppends on what are you planning, the beach is small and the waves are just perfect for surf but, is kinda far away and there is just 1 bus once in a while during day so if you are planning to stay the whole night there... More
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18 June 2017|
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Response from Bucefalo_Simi | Reviewed this property |
well why not? short bus ride and you are in a quiet place , beach, fewe shops, nice atmosphere!