It’s no secret that Hong Kongers are sociable creatures, and having a home that allows you to host your nearest and dearest is the ultimate dream in our bustling city. Whether you’re throwing a cocktail party, making dinner for friends, or gathering your favourites for an afternoon of fun in the garden (yes, they do exist here), you’ll be the host of the year with one of these party pads to call your own.
70 Peel Street, Soho
- $73,000 per month
- 1,382 sqft – 1,600 sqft
- Modern kitchen, 2 bedrooms, large walk-in wardrobe, 1 en-suite bathroom, 1 general bathroom, open-plan living area, private terrace, rooftop
If you’re looking for a place right in the thick of it, then look no further. This modern Soho apartment is every party animal’s dream, with an open-plan living area and private terrace which is just crying out to be filled with guests. The fitted appliances, comfy furniture, and generous storage space will take the stress out of moving, leaving you more time to plan the inevitable house-warming bash. There’s also room for negotiation with the landlord about the loose furnishings, should they take your fancy.
Put some nibbles out for your guests and enjoy a drink or two on the terrace before trotting downstairs into Peel Street where delicious restaurants and smooth jazz bars await. Come Sunday, it’s time to fire up the barbecue, and laze your way through a sunny weekend to the sound of sausages sizzling on the grill. Heaven!
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99 Peak Road, The Peak
- $700,000 per month
- 4,752 sqft – 5,000 sqft
- 4 bedrooms, balcony, maid’s room with bathroom, private garden, private garage, roof terrace, high security
Bag this sophisticated party pad and you’ll be swinging from the chandeliers with excitement – metaphorically of course, that wouldn’t be sophisticated at all. Natural light floods in through the floor-to-ceiling windows in every room, outdoor space stretches before your eyes, and every turn brings another perfect socialising spot to enjoy. Open the French windows and invite your guests outside for a bubbly soiree beneath the stars, or take a dip in the private pool overlooking the city. Fancy a nightcap? The terrace awaits. Just remember to give your guests a heads up so they remember their swimmers – you don’t want any rogue skinny dippers!
Contact: Habitat Property
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Pui O Village House, Lantau
- $35,000 per month
- 459 sqft
- 5 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, fully-furnished kitchen (washing machine included), private terrace
How to entertain oneself on Lantau – do you even have to ask? Pui O Beach – obviously! Tucked around the corner from the ever-popular Maverick’s beach bar and restaurant, this village house is perfect for party people with a soft spot for the shore. Fancy staying at home? Our editor reckons this is the perfect spot for a yoga barbecue on the terrace – and we spy a wine fridge in the kitchen to keep those bottles chilled while you’re perfecting your Sun Salutation. Namaste!
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The Redhill Peninsula, Tai Tam
- 2,958 sqft – 3,377 sqft
- 4 bedrooms, 2 en-suite bathrooms, 1 general bathroom, combined living and dining room, garden, 1 maid’s room, 1 utility room, 3 balconies, gym, sea view, clubhouse facilities including outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts, and squash courts
The open-plan design of this Tai Tam property is perfect for socialising. Whether you’re throwing a picnic for the kids in the garden before settling them down with a movie on those oh-so-inviting sofas, firing up the barbecue, or sitting around the dining table, all we know is that with a kitchen like that, delicious food is most definitely on the cards. Plus, when you need to get to the city, you’re only half an hour away from Central via the Eastern Island Corridor Expressway.
Contact: Landscope Christies
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Water Front House, Sai Kung
- $35,000,000 to buy; $55,000 per month
- 2,100 sqft
- 4 bedrooms, 3 en-suite bathrooms, 1 bedrooms with maid’s room, open-plan kitchen, unblocked sea view, 1,000 sq ft garden
If al fresco socialising is your cup of tea, then this Sai Kung property will make you swoon. With rolling lawns just waiting to be played on, this is the perfect house for an all-singing, all-dancing, family friendly party – complete with four-legged friends too. Why not make a weekend of it? Put those four bedrooms to use and host your guests for a welcome weekend break from the city. The next day you can tackle Stage One of the famous Maclehose Trail – that’s sure to clear any cloudy heads.
Contact: Sunshine Property
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