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Top 10 Hotels Near Po Lin Monastery

(Lantau Island) YHA Ngong Ping SG Davis Youth Hostel
1 out of 5
0.4 km from Po Lin Monastery
The price is RM132 per night from 31 Oct to 1 Nov
3.6/5Good! (38 reviews)

"the hotel cancel my reservation because they said they didn’t have the personnel to open the hotel."…"

Reviewed on 4 Dec 2019

(Lantau Island) YHA Ngong Ping SG Davis Youth Hostel
ROOMS MASTERS
0.6 km from Po Lin Monastery
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ROOMS MASTERS
City Oasis Guesthouse
2.5 out of 5
3.2 km from Po Lin Monastery
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM239 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.5/5Good! (2 reviews)

"屋主友善, 事事親力親為, 週邊環境寧靜, 渡假一流, 遠離煩囂城市, 天台夜色 夜景無與倫比"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

City Oasis Guesthouse

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The Cove Hostel - Tong Fuk Dolphin
2.5 out of 5
4.1 km from Po Lin Monastery
The price is RM135 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
3.9/5Good! (65 reviews)
great view and 2 things need to improve.

"this hostel locate in the middle of south lantau where between mui wo and tai o. few steps to tong fuk beach or walk 10-15 mins next to cheung sha beach. the balcony of this hostel has a great nice scenery of panoramic ocean view. 2 things need to improve was the towel, need.to provide a fresh smell ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jul 2020

The Cove Hostel - Tong Fuk Dolphin
The Cove Hostel - Tong Fuk Octopus
2.5 out of 5
4.1 km from Po Lin Monastery
The price is RM132 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
3.7/5Good! (13 reviews)

"I arrived at the property around midday to a note left by receptionist stating that no one was in today, and with a WhatsApp contact number. After about 30 minutes the receptionist turned up and wasn’t very friendly! I was staying in the octopus hostel, which was about a 5 minutes walk away. The ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019

The Cove Hostel - Tong Fuk Octopus
Lantau Lodge
2 out of 5
3.9 km from Po Lin Monastery
The price is RM584 per night from 12 Nov to 13 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (6 reviews)

"I was trekking Lantau Trail over three days and it was the ideal respite before my final four stages to Mui Wo."…"

Reviewed on 12 Apr 2019

Lantau Lodge
The Cove Hostel - Tong Fuk Sea Lion
2 out of 5
4.2 km from Po Lin Monastery
The price is RM132 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.5/5Good! (2 reviews)

"一連租了7個房間,分兩邊住,海獅這邊離馬路約5分鐘路程,晚上回去路上燈光不足,很黑,建議有老年人或小孩要先考慮!屋子整體滿意,舒適,租了三間房子給年輕人一同住,他們亦十分開心滿意!員工服務態度很好,出發前已聯繫我們,提供一切路程等資訊,亦有走到租屋處之路程視頻,十分細心,所以必會再次預定!"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2019

The Cove Hostel - Tong Fuk Sea Lion
Tai O Heritage Hotel
4.5 out of 5
5.8 km from Po Lin Monastery
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4.3/5Excellent! (286 reviews)

"Location is so beautiful and the history nice. The food is not really good, eat in town, many nice Chinese restaurant. Airco is centrally managed. cold during day and warm during night. Overall really nice to go there for a night"…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2020

Tai O Heritage Hotel
Novotel Citygate Hong Kong
4 out of 5
5.5 km from Po Lin Monastery
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM469 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
4.4/5Excellent! (1,544 reviews)

"A male staff felt annoying to refill stuffs at lounge. Bad experience during my stay."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jul 2020

Novotel Citygate Hong Kong
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Hotels near Po Lin Monastery

One of Hong Kong's most serene landmarks is the Buddhist Po Lin Monastery, which towers above Lantau Island's Ngong Ping plateau. Three mainland Chinese monks first founded Po Lin Monastery more than a century ago. The giant 34m Tian Tan Buddha which stands next to Po Lin Monastery, however, was not completed until 1993.

Some of Po Lin Monastery's main halls are Maitreya, Weituo, and Banruo. Other important halls are the Sutra Collection Hall and the Hall of Ti-tsang Bodhisattva, which contains a 1,000kg bronze bell and a 200kg Ti-tsang Bodhisattva statue. The highlights of the Great Hall of Treasure, otherwise known as Da Xiong Bao Dian, are the three bronze Buddha statues which depict his past, present, and future lives.

Po Lin Monastery visitors can also purchase handmade wooden bracelets close to the Tian Tan Buddha statue, eat at a vegetarian restaurant, or simply soak in the sounds of birds singing and the scent of flowers while meditating in a tranquil garden. Another neighbouring landmark, the Ngong Ping 360, includes the village of Ngong Ping as well as a gondola lift which travels between Ngong Ping and Tung Chung.

Address and contact: Po Lin Monastery, Ngong Ping, Lantau Island, Outlying Islands; tel: (852) 2985 5248

Opening times and fees: Open seven days per week 08:00 - 18:00, admission fee of SG$4.44 includes a vegetarian snack

Where to stay

Hotels near Po Lin Monastery are located on Lantau Island, one of the most beautiful and peaceful places in Hong Kong. This lovely island is also conveniently situated south of Hong Kong International Airport and west of the far more crowded Hong Kong Island. Most hotels near Po Lin Monastery have higher end ratings of between four and five stars.

Despite their unspoiled surroundings, the majority of hotels near Po Lin Monastery are modern skyscrapers with hundreds of high quality guestrooms. Whether they belong to international luxury chains or are independently operated, hotels near Po Lin Monastery almost always contain flat screen televisions and comfortable work spaces complete with complimentary wireless internet access.

External amenities at many of these upscale places to stay include lovely gardens, outdoor swimming pools with lounge chairs, bars with live entertainment, and restaurants which serve a variety of tasty dishes from around the globe.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Po Lin Monastery?
Po Lin Monastery is located in a welcoming area of Ngong Ping known for its beautiful island views and array of dining options. You’ll find 18 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay near Po Lin Monastery?
Adjacent to Po Lin Monastery, (Lantau Island) YHA Ngong Ping SG Davis Youth Hostel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this property offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Another good option is ROOMS MASTERS, located just 0.3 mi (0.5 km) away.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Po Lin Monastery, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Po Lin Monastery.
What can I see and do near Po Lin Monastery?
Sights like Tung Chung Fort and Kwun Yam Temple highlight some of the local culture. You might spend a leisurely day outdoors at Lantau South Country Park and Lantau North Country Park. Lounge by the water at Pui O Beach and Cheung Sha Beach.
How can I get to Po Lin Monastery?
If you’d like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Hong Kong Tung Chung Station, Hong Kong Airport Station or Hong Kong AsiaWorld Expo Station. There might not be many public transport stops close to Po Lin Monastery so consider a car rental to maximise your time.