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Student Accommodation

Introduction

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The establishment of the Homantin Halls of Residence marks a new page of the development of student residence of the University. Comprised of 6 individual halls, the 25-storey Hall will accommodate about 1,650 students.

It provides single room, double and triple rooms to suit the needs of different students. The design of 9-person-suite facilitates the formation of small communities among residents and thus encourages interaction and integration, while offer adequate privacy to students. A small communal space is included in each unit to offer students a platform for mingling and interaction.

There are 3 Sky Gardens, each shared by and linking 2 individual halls. The Sky Garden is a semi outdoor space which encourages interflow among different halls and offers a pleasant environment for leisure. Apart from the Sky Gardens, other outdoor space includes Podium Garden and Entrance Plaza, all of which are tastefully landscaped to create a pleasant living environment. Besides, the Central Student Lounges in each hall, communal areas at corridor ends and living rooms in each cluster are also great platforms for students’ interflow.


A. Location:

The Homantin Halls is conveniently located in the residential area of Homantin, within 15-minute walking distance to the Lee Shau Kee Building on campus. It is next to the Homantin MTR Station of the Shatin to Central Link which is currently under construction.

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Hall Address: 

PolyU Student Halls of Residence, 15 Fat Kwong Street, Homantin

香港 何文田 佛光街15號,香港理工大學何文田學生宿舍

Transportation Guide for Non-local Students Just Arriving Hong Kong

1. From HK International Airport to Homantin Halls

By Bus:

Take Bus Route A22 at the Airport, get off at the 7th stop Pak Kung Street and walk for 350m, about 5 minutes to reach the Homantin Halls (see map route here). The bus journey is about 45-60 minutes.

By Taxi:

Take a taxi from the airport and ask the driver to take you to the Homantin Halls (address: 15 Fat Kwong Street, Homantin).  The journey will take around 45-60 minutes and cost about HK$250 – 300, including toll fees for tunnels.  Surcharges of HK$5 will be charged per piece of luggage.

By Airport Express:

Take the Airport Express from the airport to the MTR Kowloon Station.  The journey will take around 21 minutes and cost HK$90.  Then, take a taxi from the Kowloon Station to the Homantin Halls.  It will take around 15-20 minutes and cost around HK$30 – 50.  Surcharges of HK$5 will be charged per piece of luggage.

2. From Railway Stations to Homantin Halls

If you come to Hong Kong by railway, you may get off at the MTR Homantin Station of the Kwun Tong Line(Green Line). Homantin Halls is situated opposite to Exit A1 (Crossing Yan Fung Street).

3. Bus Routes to Homantin Halls

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More Transport Information: Transport Department