Things to know before moving into Wan Chai

Wan Chai road traffic skycrapers

With all its colours, scents and sounds, Wan Chai is the poster child of a highly developed urban society. Boasting a premium location, an ultra-convenient transport network and a powerful mix of tradition and modernity, this cosmopolitan neighbourhood has attracted a large pool of local and expat professionals to make Wan Chai their home.  

Here are some factors to consider before you make the decision to move into Wan Chai.

Construction Noise

The area currently has several major projects under construction, including the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link and Hopewell Centre Phase 2, while road renovations in the area are ongoing. Residents are likely to experience noise pollution from these sites. 

Busy Traffic

As a major commercial area and home to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai boasts a vast number of MTR, tram, ferry, bus and minibus routes connecting the district to all parts of Hong Kong. However, this also means that rush hour can be highly inconvenient, with major streets extremely crowded and congested, causing trouble for
local residents.

School Net

Wan Chai’s primary school net is No. 12, which includes St. Paul's Convent School (Primary Section), Saint Joseph's Primary School and Hennessy Road Government Primary School. Its secondary school net belongs to the Wan Chai District, with Wah Yan College, Queen's College and St. Paul's Convent School. 

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