La Hacienda comprises both a colonial - but renovated - apartment block, plus two phases of town houses, all sharing the communal facilities. The apartments are spacious and have attractive southside views; the houses all have private yards or gardens. The majority have been renovated to a good standard. The development is set below the road in quiet greenery, giving a great sense of peace and privacy. It is a short walk form the supermarket and public transportation of Peak Road
It is home to one of Hong Kong's top tourist attractions - The Peak Tower which can be reached by road or by the Peak Tram, a funicular railway with a terminus in Central. The Tower has a large viewing deck with panoramic harbour views and many shops and restaurants. Next to the tower is the Peak Galleria, a complex also containing many shops and popular restaurants.