Besides the Hong Kong attractions, we were amazed by the warm hospitality from the participating hotels. They are;
Dorsett Tsuen Wan Hotel
Dorsett Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong is situated in the bustling Tsuen Wan district; it offers a convenient location for both business and leisure travellers with easy access to Hong Kong’s major shopping and dining hubs such as Tsimshatsui and Mong Kok. It takes only 30 minutes drive to the Hong Kong International Airport and Hong Kong Disneyland, and only eight minutes walk to the Tai Wo Hau MTR Station.
With the warm hospitality of the managers and staff, it made our two-night stay in Dorsett Tsuen Wan unforgettable. The hotel featured 547 well- appointed guest rooms and suites, each featuring a wide variety of amenities including free Wi-Fi internet access and technology- driven facilities. The hotel’s restaurant offers international dishes as well as local specialities, for Muslim guests Halal cuisine is also available upon request during booking. Guests can relax by the swimming pool or exercise at their fitness centre. The ballroom and multi-function rooms are equipped with state-of-the- art convention facilities, providing the ideal venue for private and corporate events.
Royal Plaza Hotel
Royal Plaza Hotel is located in Mong Kok, the heart of vibrant Kowloon, which is a vivid area full of exotic experiences of Hong Kong. The hotel offers easy access to public transportation at MTR lines nearby and connects travellers to the border with China via a 45-minute train ride. Equipped with 699 contemporary designed rooms in various sizes, the Royal Plaza offers comfort to all guest room requirements.
The FAM group were invited by the Royal Plaza Hotel for lunch. Offering various cuisines in a kaleidoscope of new flavours for local and international dining at one place, the hotel also caters to Muslim guests with the personalised food well prepared by the trained chef using a separate kitchen, cutleries and plates. We enjoyed the spread and also the friendly hotel personnel who accompanied us during the lunch. A prayer room for Muslims is also available on the ground floor of the hotel.
Regal Airport Hotel
Regal Airport Hotel Meeting & Conference Centre is the only hotel connected directly to the passenger terminal of Hong Kong International Airport by an enclosed link bridge. It is just 24 minutes from the Central via the Airport Express Line, while nearby are Asiaworld-Expo Convention Centre and Hong Kong Disneyland. The hotel provides superb accommodations with 1,171 rooms, state-of-the- art meeting and banquet facilities including Hong Kong’s largest pillar-free hotel ballroom and 30 function rooms, authentic cuisines via six restaurants and bars, and a complete range of recreational facilities featuring 24/7 gymnasium, an outdoor pool and indoor heated pool and a luxurious spa.
Regal Airport Hotel offers initiatives to cater to Muslim travellers and MICE delegates. The hotel is equipped with a prayer room and a Halal-certified kitchen offering both menu and buffet dishes at Cafe Aficionado and Regala. The Halal kitchen at Ragala has met the criteria for certification by the Hong Kong Federation of Islamic Trust Fund since 2013. The chefs have been given thorough training on the Halal concept of food service and halal kitchen maintenance.
Regal Oriental Hotel
Regal Oriental Hotel is known as one of the signature international hotels in East Kowloon – the cultural and historical heartland of Hong Kong, which also covers the fastest developing commercial districts, scenic or tourist spots, shopping and entertainment complexes. Following recent renovation, Regal Oriental Hotel is revitalised as an ideal blend of contemporary sophistication and historic character, which offers alternative accommodation in a unique tranquil setting within the bustling city.
The hotel is in proximity to major shopping malls such as Mikiki, Festival Walk and MegaBox as well as commercial districts in town. Convenient transportation such as MTR and other public transportation are in abundance and available close to or right at the Hotel’s doorstep. Offering the utmost comfort and convenience to travellers, the hotel provides regular shuttle bus service to Hong Kong International Airport, Tsimshatsui major commercial and shopping districts, Disneyland Resort Station and other Regal Hotels.
The Regal Oriental’s initiatives to Muslim guests are a prayer room, Halal section at the coffee house offering Halal menu, Halal-certified kitchen and equipment.
Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees Hotel
Award winning Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees is devoted to providing the ultimate unique Hong Kong hotel experience. Designs that delight your senses – rustic rooms, luxury hotel suites, a stunning lobby, distinctive restaurants and bars, multi- purpose function rooms and extraordinary facilities – blending comfort, style and convenience.
The hotel is conveniently located in the Tokwawan district in Kowloon, with easy access to the train station, Kowloon Bay, Kwun Tong shopping areas and bustling Tsimshatsui.
Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees offers comfortable and affordable luxury accommodation in 702 guest rooms and suites, all of which include Wi-Fi and fully equipped facilities for both business and leisure travellers.
The hotel restaurants and bars blend comfortable surroundings with tantalising menus to tempt any palate, with wide selections of cuisines from Asian specialties to exquisite International favourites, and Halal food is also served to Muslim travellers at the hotel’s coffee house.