The area between Sheung Wan and Kennedy Town, including Sai Ying Pun, is often called Western. With Sheung Wan just one stop from Central on the MTR, Western, including Sai Ying Pun, is conveniently located for commuters residing in the neighborhood while working in other districts. Apart from that, Sai Ying Pun, where Sai Ying Pun Station is located, is characterized as a dense combination of residential and office buildings. The vibrant neighborhood of Kennedy Town and the picturesque Central and Western District Promenade are also within this Western area. Kennedy Town Station and Shek Tong Tsui are part of the well-connected transport network, further enhancing the accessibility of the region. The area has seen significant development in recent years with the growth of hip restaurants, including Aziza Sai Ying Pun and NOC Sai Ying Pun, galleries, and new residential and commercial towers. If you are interested in apartments or properties for rent and sale in Sai Ying Pun, please contact our professional property agents for detailed information.
Homes in Kennedy Town and Sai Ying Pun, including properties near Sai Ying Pun Station, offer real estate options similar to those in Central, but at a more reasonable price. Properties in these areas range from modern large-scale developments in high-rise blocks to more traditional, colonial-style buildings. Notably, Kennedy Town and the picturesque Central and Western District Promenade are part of this vibrant neighborhood. With the convenience of Kennedy Town Station and Shek Tong Tsui in the vicinity, the area enjoys excellent connectivity.
While residents in the past used to be predominantly local, Sai Ying Pun has experienced an increasing number of expatriates choosing to locate here. This is largely due to the attraction of newly developed luxury homes, including properties along Kennedy Town's waterfront.
West Island School and Kennedy School, both members of the English Schools Foundation (ESF), are closest to Sai Ying Pun and Kennedy Town, making them convenient options for families residing there.
The Woodland Pre-school has several branches in Central and surrounding areas, including one on Caine Road, making it accessible to families living in Sai Ying Pun and nearby neighborhoods.
In terms of higher education, Hong Kong University is located between Western district and Pokfulam, making it easily accessible to students residing in Sai Ying Pun, who can conveniently use Sai Ying Pun Station for commuting.
With all kinds of shops, including Sai Ying Pun restaurants like Aziza Sai Ying Pun and NOC Sai Ying Pun, lining the streets of Sheung Wan, Sai Ying Pun, Kennedy Town, and Shek Tong Tsui, Western district is a self-contained area well known for its convenience.
The Western extension to the MTR Island Line was completed in 2014/2015, providing stations at Sai Ying Pun, HKU, and Kennedy Town. This modern transportation option has greatly benefited residents in these areas, including those living near Sai Ying Pun Station Central and Western District Promenade, offering them a convenient mode of transport.
The Western Market in Sheung Wan is very popular for its historical and architectural value. It is one of the oldest structures on Hong Kong Island, with various shops and restaurants, making it a significant landmark in the Western district, which encompasses Kennedy Town and the Sai Ying Pun area.
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Sai Ying Pun
|Median Sale Price (PPSF)||HK$27.11K|
|Median Rental Price||HK$34K|
|The figures is based on OKAY.COM database|