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  1. Hullett House celebrates city's heritage

    Posted Sep 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It was with this in mind that founder David Yeo put together his plan to give something back to the city which helped him with his success and, in November last year, Hullett House in Tsim Sha Tsui was officially opened. Designed to bring to life old Hong Kong and celebrate the traditions of the city's rich and unique heritage and culture, the group's vision for Hullett House was, Yeo says, ...

  2. Police crackdown on illegal guest houses is long overdue

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A number of articles appeared last year warning about the growth of illegal guest houses in Hong Kong and Macau. I wrote this year about the problem in some buildings in the city ... fallen on deaf ears and the administration in Hong Kong has failed to act regarding illegal premises in the city. These guest houses encourage crimes such as burglaries and incidents of even ...

  3. Guest house murder suspects in custody

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... An employee of the Disney Deluxe Guest House found him dead with stab wounds in a room on the 14th floor of Block E of the high-rise complex on Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. ...

  4. Hullett House

    Posted Jun 19th 2010, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... Robin Lynam A new hotel in one of Hong Kong's oldest buildings, Hullett House's facilities include five restaurants. These opened late last year, but it took several more months ... an area of Hong Kong's coast, reflecting the complex's former role as the Marine Police headquarters. Designer David Yeo, of the Aqua restaurant group, which manages Hullett House, took ...

  5. The Mira and The Upper House make 'hot list'

    Posted Apr 14th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... designed and posh inns chosen by its editors, The Mira and The Upper House had the honour of joining this discriminating list. They were two of only five China properties selected. The Mira in Tsim ... the hotel and Hong Kong, except for 'February and March when the weather is at its most uncomfortably humid'. Huh? The Upper House in Admiralty was lauded for 'young' Hong Kong ...

  6. Happy New Year at Hullett House

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Edited by Andrew Sun Hullett House rang in its first New Year with a grand bash. Guests were furnished with a golden key offering them food and drinks at any of the six hospitality outlets. As they wandered around the Tsim Sha Tsui heritage building, the guests were entertained by DJ Max Chipchase, magicians, dancers, guitarists, bongo players and tarot-card readers. ...

  7. Club-house operator fined $8,000 in Magistrates' Court

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... SCMP.com Updated at 1.17pm: A club-house operator was fined $8,000 on Monday at the Kwun Tong Magistrates' Court for contravening the conditions of the Certificate of Compliance (CoC). The court heard that officers of the Licensing Authority of the Home Affairs Department (HAD) inspected a club-house on Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui in September last year. The officers ...

  8. Ex-artists' colony could house interim museum

    Posted Oct 31st 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... The government is looking for a historic building compound to house the interim 'M+' flagship museum, with the former government supplies depot being singled out as a suitable spot. Government ... Facilities of the West Kowloon Cultural District, said the site was large enough for exhibitions and experimental arts performances. A former club house of the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club is close ...

  9. Guest house owners join call for heritage conservation

    Posted Oct 08th 2007, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... Sherry Lee Demolition of traditional sites drives away backpackers Guest house operators have joined the chorus of voices calling for a halt to heritage demolition, saying the breakneck ... Kong's teeming street life and traditional scenes, has plunged by as much as 40 per cent from 10 years ago. Sam Lau Kung-shing, chairman of the Tourist Guest Houses Federation of Hong Kong, ...

  10. Man fined for running unlicensed guest house

    Posted Aug 24th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 7.07pm: A man was convicted and fined $3,500 at Kowloon City Magistrates? Court for operating an unlicensed guesthouse, a government spokesman said on Wednesday. The court heard that in March, Home Affairs Department officers inspe ...




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