This neighbourhood stretches along the western coast of Hong Kong Island and is famous for its sunsets and the stunning views of the western approaches of the Lamma channel, a busy shipping route.

 It starts at the campus of Hong Kong University at the extreme western end of Midlevels and extends all the way to Cyberport. Unlike the southern part of Hong Kong, this western coastline does not have any beaches. There are some hiking trails which start there and continue up to the parks and trails of the Peak. It is less touristy than some other parts of the island and predominantly a residential area.

Residential Blocks

Pokfulam contains a diverse range of housing, from low density lowrise apartments and houses in the Bisney Road / Consort Rise area and Sassoon Road, to the high density multi-phase developments such as Baguio Villas and Cyberport. Typically, the apartments and houses tend to offer larger space for the dollar than the Midlevels and other areas along the Southside of the island. Many of the older blocks have good sized balconies from which to enjoy the sunsets.

There are 3 large developments which are popular because of their excellent facilities for families. One is Scenic Villas, 7 mid-rise blocks consisting of all 4 bedroom spacious apartments with large balconies. Another is Baguio Villas, divided into upper and lower phases. These are all high rise blocks offering a range of sizes with 2, 3 or 4 bedrooms. They also all have balconies. Finally the residential accommodation next to Cyberport, Bel Air has many luxury high rise towers as well as large houses and villas, together with 3 clubhouses and extensive facilities. Cyberport is a commercial complex made up of modern office towers, a boutique hotel, cinema complex and mainly retail outlets.

Schools

The Pokfulam area is well supplied with good international schools. The ESF has a secondary school there, West Island School and also one of their largest primary schools, Kennedy School. In addition to this Kellett School, a British International School has its main campus for its primary close to Bel Air and GSIS (German Swiss School) has a campus for some of its primary classes.

A large new school Independent Schools Foundation Academy a bilingual school with Mandarin and English is located east of the Cyberport development. For preschoolers, the Woodlands Group has three campuses- the Wah Fu complex, Woodland Tree House in Scenic Villas and Chi Fu. There are also Sunshine House preschools, in Pokfulam Gardens and Chi Fu.

Churches

The Emmanuel Church in Pokfulam is related to St. John's Anglican Episcopal Cathedral. There is also a Catholic church St. Anthony's while Chi Fu Baptist Church uses the Cantonese language medium.

Attractions and Facilities

Béthanie is a Grade II historic building located in Pokfulam originally built in 1875 as a sanatorium but now together with the Dairy Farm cowsheds it has been allocated to the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and reopened in 2006 to be used by the Academy’s School of Film and Television. It includes educational facilities, 2 performance venues, an exhibition hall, a chapel and museum. Pokfulam is home to Queen Mary Hospital, the main Government teaching hospital on Hong Kong Island.

This hospital is linked to Hong Kong University and there is also a large clinical research building, medical library and various other related departments in the area. It has a comprehensive emergency facility. There are few commercial shopping areas in Pokfulam, the main one being part of the Cyberport development where there is a Park n Shop International and some other shops in addition to a cinema complex and boutique hotel, La Meridien.

There are few restaurants in Pokfulam except in the Cyperport development and Meridien Hotel. There is a public riding school in Pokfulam run by the Jockey Club.

Transportation

The Pokfulam area has an excellent bus service both double deckers and minibuses serve the area, in addition to the many taxis which can always be found around Queen Mary Hospital area. The following bus numbers come from Pokfulam. Buses 30X, 37A, 37B, 4, 40, 43X, 7, 71, 73, 90B, 91, 970 & 971. Minibuse routes 8, 10, 28 & 69 serve this area.

Key characteristics:
  • Stunning sunset and sea views of Lamma Channel

  • Less touristy and predominantly residential

  • High-rise residential and luxury blocks

  • Hong Kong University campus is located

  • Several primary and secondary schools

  • Near Anglican, Baptist and Catholic churches

  • Excellent transport system

Property for Rent in Pokfulam

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Bel-Air on the Peak

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52382

* High floor 2 bed unit in sought-after complex with good transport connections and...

2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
For rent HK$35,000
SA 651
GA 836

10-16 Pokfield Road

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 51957

* A good sized 3 bedroom unit with greenery and partial harbour views in a lowrise...

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$42,500
SA 1,238
GA 1,275

Baguio Villas

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 51294

*A nicely renovated 3 bed, 2 bath apartment with a balcony off the living room. New...

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$65,000
SA 1,386
GA 1,580

Residence Bel-Air

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52014

*A low floor 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit with a terrace and balcony in a well-managed...

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$70,000
SA 1,358

Bel-Air on the Peak

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52015

*A well finished 3 bedroom unit on high floor with fabulous sea views.

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$70,000
SA 1,312

Bel-Air on the Peak

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 46339

*A mid-floor 3 bedroom flat with balcony in a popular family oriented complex in...

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$60,000
SA 1,093
GA 1,415

Bel-Air No.8

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52128

*A 3 bedroom flat with lovely sea views in a family oriented complex. This...

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$63,000
SA 1,086
GA 1,560

Rodrigues Court

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52019

*A spacious older style apartment with simple renovation throughout.

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$79,000
SA 2,400
GA 3,000

Rodrigues Court

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52018
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$78,000
SA 2,400
GA 3,000

Aqua 33

Pokfulam
Ref.#: 52092

A modern high quality penthouse apartment in a low rise development.

3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
For rent HK$60,000
SA 1,257
GA 1,798

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Popular Properties in Pokfulam

Name Location Size (sq. sf.)
1 Crown Terrace 1 Crown Terrace 1,512
10-16 Pokfield Road 10-16 Pokfield Road 975 - 1,259
18-22 Crown Terrace 18-22 Crown Terrace 1,035 - 1,546
18-24 Bisney Road 18-24 Bisney Road 1,206 - 1,259
27-29 Consort Rise 27-29 Consort Rise 2,358
29-31 Bisney Road 29-31 Bisney Road 2,096 - 2,096
3 Consort Rise 3 Consort Rise 1,915 - 1,966
33-33A Pokfulam Road 33-33A Pokfulam Road
34 & 36 Bisney Road 34 & 36 Bisney Road 1,868
59-61 Bisney Road 59 - 61 Bisney Road
6-12 Crown Terrace 6-12 Crown Terrace
60 Victoria Road 60 Victoria Road 466 - 747
63-65 Bisney Road 63-65 Bisney Road 2,238
68 Mount Davis Road 68 Mount Davis Road 2,400
7 Mount Davis Road 7 Mount Davis Road 1,221 - 1,478
88A-88C Pokfulam Road 88A-88C Pokfulam Road 1,390 - 1,600
Academic Terrace 101 Pokfulam Road 531 - 1,013
Aegean Terrace 60 Sassoon Road 948 - 2,172
Albany Court 51 - 53 Bisney Road 1,032 - 1,419
Aqua 33 Consort Rise 33 998 - 1,394
Baguio Villas 550-555 Victoria Road 1,020 - 1,687
Bayview Court 49 Mount Davis Road 1,307 - 1,319
Bel-Air No.8 8 Bel-Air Avenue 463 - 4,136
Bel-Air on the Peak 68 Bel-Air Avenue 610 - 5,196
Bel-Air Rise Houses Cyberport Road 3,308 - 5,068
Bisney Gardens 25-27 Bisney Road 2,096 - 2,237
Bisney Terrace 73-79 Bisney Road 850 - 1,075
Bisney Villas 5-13 Crown Terrace 1,521 - 1,770
Bowie Court 77 Pok Fu Lam Road 570 - 570
Cape Mansions 56-58 Mount Davis Road 1,707
Carrianna Sassoon 41 Sassoon Road 2,080 - 2,586
Cheong Po Building 29- 31 Po Tuck Street 360
Cherry Court - Consort Rise 10 -12 Consort Rise
Chi Fu Fa Yuen 2 Chi Fu Road 431 - 957
CNT Bisney 28 Bisney Road 353 - 692
Domus U 79 Pok Fu Lam Road 1,133
Dor Fook Mansion 126 Pok Fu Lam Road 1,070 - 1,578
Emerald Garden 86 Pokfulam Road 971 - 971
Felix Villas 61 Mount Davis Road 14,801
Fook Wai Mansion 98 Pokfulam Road 1,041 - 1,606
Four Winds 4 Mount Davis Road 977 - 1,420
Name Location Size (sq. sf.)
Fulham Garden 84 Pokfulam Road 1,560 - 1,560
Glamour Court 39 Consort Rise 1,163 - 1,232
Greenery Garden 2A Mount Davis Road 1,003 - 2,305
Hang Fai Building 22-32 Pokfulam Road 286 - 479
High West 142 Pokfulam Road 2,640
Honourgarten 11 Consort Rise 818 - 2,454
Kings Court - Consort Rise 9 Consort Rise 1,026 - 1,053
La Clare Mansion 92 Pok Fu Lam Road 1,602 - 2,145
La Mer 71 Bisney Road 1,411 - 1,821
Magnolia Villas 46 Sassoon Road 4,440 - 4,506
Middleton Towers 140 Pokfulam Road
Mount Davis Village 6&10 Mount Davis Road 2,508 - 2,674
New Alberose 134 Pokfulam Road 2,090 - 2,327
Old Alberose 132 Pokfulam Road
Pine Court - Pokfulam 25 Sha Wan Drive 1,825 - 3,125
Pine Grove 23 Sha Wan Drive 3,000
Pokfulam Court 94 Pokfulam Road 1,540 - 1,590
Pokfulam Heights 86A-86D Pokfulam Road 1,421 - 1,894
Pokfulam Mansion 94B Pokfulam Road 1,769 - 1,769
Radcliffe 120 Pokfulam Road 2,563
Regent Palisades 41-45A Bisney Road 1,143 - 2,057
Residence Bel-Air 28 Bel-Air Avenue 632 - 3,417
Residence Bel-Air South Towers 38 Bel-Air Avenue 884 - 3,453
Rodrigues Court 350 Victoria Road 2,400 - 2,700
Royalton 1 118 Pok Fu Lam Road 1,572 - 2,345
Royalton II 116 Pok Fu Lam Road 1,184 - 2,309
Scenic Villas 2-28 Scenic Villa Drive 1,963 - 2,311
Seascape 42 Sassoon Road 1,967 - 3,161
Tam Gardens 25 Sha Wan Road 3,125
Tam Towers 25 Sha Wan Drive 3,000
The Belcher's 89 Pokfulam Road 2 - 850
The Regalis 21 Crown Terrace 778 - 1,183
University Heights (PFL) 23 Pokfield Road 401 - 1,117
Victoria Garden 301 Victoria Road 1,294 - 1,294
Villa Bel-Air Bel-Air Peak Rise 3,589 - 6,302
Villa Cecil 216 Victoria Road 995 - 6,002
Villas Sorrento 64-66 Mount Davis Road 1,052 - 2,138
Vista Mount Davis 52-54 Mount Davis Road 1,842 - 1,882
Woodbury Court 137 Pokfulam Road 2,307 - 2,549
Y.Y. Mansion 96 Pokfulam Road 1,442
Yar Chee Villas 1A Chi Fu Road