HONG KONG, Oct. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Followed by receiving the "Certificate of Excellence" awarded by TripAdvisor for three consecutive years since 2012, Y Loft has received a Hotels.com Certificate of Recognition for its quality services. An array of guest-oriented services by the Y Loft team is continuously appreciated by the international travellers and the industry representatives. Apart from offering some genuine and high quality hostel staying experience, Y Loft has also been hosting a series of arts and culture activities for young visitors.
An inaugural art event, "Arts Oasis @ Y Loft", was held in September 2015 with over 40 local and overseas artists, creative units and students showcasing their artistic philosophy and masterpieces. By transforming a hostel guest room by each participating artist, each room became a unique art gallery featuring not just their artistic masterpiece but also their interpretation of art via some installation within the guest room. More than 3000 visitors had come and witnessed this unique story-telling art event.
Artistic experience at Y Loft is always a surprise for all hostel guests. There is a 3D photo corner next to the reception area where guests could pose for an extra shot and make their stay a remarkable one. In addition, there have been different art workshops for all hostel guests. For instance, in mid October, a group of young visitors had joined the "One Piece Uncut" Origami Art Workshop to experience world-class paper folding arts during their stay.
In order to seize every festive celebration with the hostel guests, a Halloween party and concert will be held on October 30 and 31 at Y Loft and Youth Square, respectively. We value every opportunity to make the stay a relaxing, fun and joyful experience.
Y Loft has always been dedicated to Corporate Social Responsibility. In late October, Y Loft team visited elderly center to share tips of good health and play games with seniors who also value every minute of interaction with the youngsters.
Artists and youths sharing their thoughts and laughter during the lawn picnic at "Arts Oasis @ Y Loft".
Y Loft has been arranging different arts and culture activities for young visitors, like “One Piece Uncut” Origami Art Workshop.
Twin Room with Balcony — with a balcony, you can enjoy the best view of Oasis on 13/F and 14/F of Y Loft.
Y Loft houses 148 rooms located in the Main Block and Hostel Block of Youth Square. Room selection includes Twin Rooms, as well as Twin Rooms with Balcony, Triple Rooms, House of Six, Duplex and Accessible Rooms. Equipped with full-service facilities like The Oasis, SkyTrack, common area, fitness centre and laundry marts, etc., Y Loft provides a perfect accommodation for budget travellers all over the world. It also offers concession rate to youth organization or youth activities held by non-profit organization or International Student Identity Card (ISIC) and International Youth Travel Card (IYTC) members. The concession rate ceiling for Twin Room is HK$640 or US$82 per night (additional 10% to 20% seasonal discount for 3 consecutive nights or above and an additional 10% service charge apply). For reservation, travellers or youths can refer to the website of Youth Square about Y Loft at http://www.youthsquare.hk/eng/yloft_hostel_rooms/ or via email email@example.com or by phone at (+852) 3721 8994.
Y Loft has awarded the Certificate of Excellence for three consecutive years since 2012. In 2015, Y Loft has been awarded Bravo Badge and Certificate of Recognition by TripAdvisor and Hotels.com respectively in recognition of its well-appointed facilities and the attentive service provided by staff.
The Youth Square, which came into full operation in 2010, is a youth development project of the Home Affairs Bureau of the HKSAR Government, with an aim to be the hub of diversified youth development activities for youth to develop their potential. Youth Square facilities include the 643-seat Y Theatre, Y Studio, multi-function areas and the Y Loft which has 148 guest rooms. 2015 marks the 5th Anniversary of Youth Square. Youth Square has been conducting nearly 100 themed events under "Music & Dance", "Arts & Culture" and "Community Engagement". Youth Square has been holding over 5,000 youth events and served for more than 1 million participants since 2010. In addition, with participants came from more than 50 countries or regions, Y Loft has been providing accommodations for more than 50,000 youths who participated in various exchange programmes in Hong Kong. Youth Square is located in Chai Wan and is managed and operated by New World Facilities Management Company Limited on a non-profit making basis.
6G model is Youth Square’s guiding principle. 6G refers to Groom, Grow, Glow, Green, Global Vision and Give Back.
New World Facilities Management Company Limited
New World Facilities Management Company Limited is a non-profit making company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of New World Development Company Limited (Stock Code: 17.HK). Embracing the mission of youth development and supporting youth to contribute to society, we strive to develop Youth Square as the platform for youth to exchange knowledge and experience and to develop and discover their potential.
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