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Sha TinHong Kong SAR

Explore Sha Tin: its food, riverfront, university life, and more!

Discover the family-friendly area of Sha Tin—restaurants, a scenic riverfront, and top sights from New Town Plaza to Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery.

Where to stay in Sha Tin

Sha Tin Wai, Sha Tin, Hong Kong SAR

Sha Tin Wai

4/5Very Good!(25 area reviews)

Check out the shopping, restaurants, and river views while spending some time in Sha Tin Wai. Though there might not be many attractions in the neighborhood, you won't need to go far to find top spots like New Town Plaza or Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery.

Sha Tin Wai
Chinese tea
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Ma On Shan

Travelers like the parks in Ma On Shan, and Ma On Shan Country Park is a top attraction you might want to visit.

Ma On Shan
Yum yum dessert

Tai Wai Village

Shopping, waterfront views, and architecture are some highlights of Tai Wai Village. You might stop by New Town Plaza or Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery while you're in the area.

Tai Wai Village
Tai Mo Shan, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong SAR

Tai Mo Shan

While visiting Tai Mo Shan, you might make a stop by sights like Tai Mo Shan Country Park and Tai Po Kau Nature Reserve.

Tai Mo Shan
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Fo Tan

Fo Tan might not have many top sights, but Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery and New Town Plaza are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

Fo Tan

Top Hotels in Sha Tin

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Regal Riverside Hotel
Regal Riverside Hotel
4 out of 5
34-36 Tai Chung Kiu Road, Sha Tin
The price is ¥5,515 per night

This family-friendly Sha Tin hotel is located on a river, within 1 mi (2 km) of Sha Tin Park, Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery, and Snoopy World. Tsang Tai Uk ...

3.8/5Good! (1,744 reviews)

"The bed is quite small but the view is very good."…"

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Regal Riverside Hotel
ALVA HOTEL BY ROYAL
ALVA HOTEL BY ROYAL
4 out of 5
1 Yuen Hong Street, Sha Tin
The price is ¥7,577 per night

Situated in the historical district, this luxury hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Tsang Tai Uk Village, Snoopy World, and Hong Kong Heritage Museum. Sha Tin Race ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (191 reviews)

"Clean, well-serviced. Gym / Pool / Restaurant Amenities were shut down due to coronavirus outbreak but at no fault by the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

ALVA HOTEL BY ROYAL
Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin
Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin
4.5 out of 5
18 Chak Cheung Street, Sha Tin, New Territories, Sha Tin
The price is ¥8,790 per night

This family-friendly Sha Tin hotel is located on the waterfront, within 2 mi (3 km) of Chinese University of Hong Kong and Sha Tin Race Course. New Town Plaza ...

4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Outstanding service during my stay, with hotel staffing and customer service....."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin

Popular places to visit in Sha Tin

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery
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Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery

5/5(2 reviews)

One Buddhist built this impressive collection of nearly 13,000 Buddhas as a temple displaying his devotion.

New Town Plaza
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New Town Plaza

4.5/5(7 reviews)

You can browse for souvenirs when you visit New Town Plaza, a popular shopping spot in Sha Tin. Stroll along the waterfront in this vibrant area, or check out its top-notch restaurants.

Sha Tin Park
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Sha Tin Park

4.5/5(5 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Sha Tin Park, a lovely green space in Sha Tin. Stroll along the waterfront or visit the shops in this vibrant area.

Hong Kong Heritage Museum
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Hong Kong Heritage Museum

3.5/5(5 reviews)

You can spend an afternoon exploring the galleries in Hong Kong Heritage Museum during your travels in Sha Tin. Stroll along the waterfront or visit the shops in this culturally rich area.

Che Kung Temple
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Che Kung Temple

3.5/5(3 reviews)

You can learn about the history of Sha Tin when you stop by Che Kung Temple. Stroll along the waterfront or visit the shops in this culturally rich area.

Kam Shan Country Park
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Kam Shan Country Park

Explore the great outdoors at Kam Shan Country Park, a lovely green space in Sha Tin. Amble around this family-friendly area's riverfront and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Top things to do in Sha Tin

Explore Hong Kong 10,000 Buddhas & Tai Po in just 4 Hours!
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Explore Hong Kong 10,000 Buddhas & Tai Po in just 4 Hours!

¥10,338
Per adult
Plaza Premium Lounge at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
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Plaza Premium Lounge at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)

¥6,159
Per adult
72% of travellers recommend
Skip-the-Line The Peak Tram & Hong Kong Island Tour with Stanley Market
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Skip-the-Line The Peak Tram & Hong Kong Island Tour with Stanley Market

¥3,446
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Plaza Premium First at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
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Plaza Premium First at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)

¥8,547
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
Half-Day City Tour
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Half-Day City Tour

¥5,686
Per adult
82% of travellers recommend
Hong Kong 4-Hour Heritage Bike Tour - Culture & Food
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Hong Kong 4-Hour Heritage Bike Tour - Culture & Food

¥28,490
Per adult

Reviews of Sha Tin

4.1

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 33.333333333333336%
4 - Good
16
4 - Good 48.484848484848484%
3 - Okay
5
3 - Okay 15.151515151515152%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 0%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 3.0303030303030303%

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 8, 2020

Most of my family members live in or nearby Shatin

4/5 - Good

Chan

Nov 25, 2019

Quiet yet convenient and lots of shopping And good food available

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jun 23, 2019

Convenient location. (1) Only 4 subway stations to Hong Hum, Tsim Sha Tsui; (2) Less than 1 hour ride to airport via the double decker airport bus shuttle.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jun 7, 2019

Its not really a destination, except for the Dragon Boat Festival.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Oct 31, 2018

It took nearly one hour to check in and then there was a 30 minute queue for immigration and again for security.the flight was on time and the leg room was generous. a meal was served but it was of very poor quality except for the ice cream

5/5 - Excellent

mao

Sep 24, 2018

will come back for sure。

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