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Western Market

Des Voeux Road, Central Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
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Des Voeux Road, Central Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
Sheung Wan
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely building, decorated in a western style with a red English phone box and an American old fashioned petrol dispenser. Upstairs is awash with fabric shops, mostly I think owned by the same person. A good selection and prices ok for Hk island .if you...More

Thank reillocmg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

from outside this old building has an identity an style when you enter itvs so tiny there is so cheap charlie stuff and a lot of textil shop that s all.....and yes a wedding ballroom at least can ne a nice spot on heavy rain

Thank ksarman
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We visited it in the morning around 10 am. There wasn't much happening. Some silk shops, not much more. We went to the second floor with the dinning tables. We played the piano for a short song, which probably was not allowed, but somewhat fun....More

Thank Sander_Yoho
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I wandered through here on my way to Tung St (antiques area), and used the restroom. It''s an old colonial building that now houses little shops selling all sorts of souvenirs, postcards and trinkets. The first floor has fabric. I guess it's a destination but...More

Thank occasional_typo
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Once upstairs in the market, the variety and number of rolls of fabric ( many packed up to the roof line ) become evident. Be clear about what you're looking for so that the individual vendors don't try to sell you stock you're probably not...More

Thank NannaA53
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I was staying in a nearby hotel so decided to walk over to Western Market, it was pretty disappointing. Inside is the height of tourism but depressingly quiet, with some small tourist shops and even outside as others mentioned there is a giant air shaft...More

Thank TeenserB
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I don't know why this is a western market... Some shops but nothing special. You see it all in 5 minutes...

Thank Around_The_World_A
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A great place to buy fabric and a gorgeous building. A must see of HK sightseeing easy to get to by public transport. There is a restaurant at the top serving local cuisine.

Thank JennySGY
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The Western Market is easily accessible by tram. It is not very large. This historic building once had been a food market. It still sported two UK red phone boxes. Upstairs was a collection of shops selling materials - this was the place to purchase...More

Thank AussiesBallarat
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Beautiful building and even better textile. So many fabrics vendors inside selling beautiful textiles. Hard to choose!

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Sheung Wan
Unlike most of Hong Kong’s other popular districts,
Sheung Wan welcomes wanderers with an easy-going,
relaxed atmosphere. Art galleries are plentiful and
boutique cafés are tucked away in every side street in
the sub district known as “PoHo.” Browse through the
vintage clothing and handmade leather goods stores –
it’s no surprise fashionistas flock to this area.
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