Boom in local boutique hotels not abating

Girish Jhunjhnuwala, founder of the Ovolo Hotel Group. Photo: Jonathan Wong

He looks very much at home in the newly opened Ovolo 2AR hotel in Central. That's not just because Girish Jhunjhnuwala heads the group running the joint, but because anyone would feel at home here.

Monday, 29 April, 2013, 9:23am

Phoenix TV boss Liu named Business Person of the Year

The award winners at the presentation held at the Grand Hyatt last night. From left, Sunny Kok, chief executive of Green Tomato; Mark Whitehead, managing director of Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals; Kam Hing-lam, group managing director of Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings; Benjamin Hung, chief executive of Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong); Ken Lee, Asia-Pacific head of commercial at DHL Express; Liu Changle, chairman of Phoenix Satellite Television Holdings; Robin Hu, chief executive of SCMP Group; Girish Jhunjhnuwala, chief executive of Ovolo Group; Jacky Kwan, chairman of Bamboos Professional Nursing Services; Wang Tianyi, general manager of China Everbright International.

DHL and the South China Morning Post announced the winners of the 23rd Hong Kong Business Awards last night, showcasing business leaders and companies successfully coping with the still stormy global economic environment.

30 Nov 2012 - 2:53am

Ovolo brings a touch Japanese to the heart of Central with its KplusK-designed boutique hotel

Ovolo Group is venturing beyond serviced apartments and has just opened its latest boutique hotel at 286 Queen's Road Central. The hotel, in Sheung Wan and named after its address, is the result of a renovation of serviced apartments owned by the group.

6 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

UNIQUE touches

Style is everything when it comes to designing serviced apartments for today's mobile executives. The skill is to create spaces that combine unique style and ambience with the standard features and home comforts expected for contemporary city living.

2 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Superior service and style

The home2home group operates three luxury serviced apartment complexes in Hong Kong: Abeo in Aberdeen; Erba in Queen's Road, Central; and Ovolo in Arbuthnot Road, Central.

The three blocks offer unique features to suit the individual needs and tastes of clients, with the flagship Ovolo apartments setting the standard for quality and service.

18 Jul 2007 - 12:00am


284 Queen's Road Central

Size: 1,000 sq ft

Layout: one bedroom

To rent: $32,000 a month

Agent: CB Richard Ellis

23 Mar 2005 - 12:00am



2 Arbuthnot Road


For rent: from $35,000 a month

Ovolo offers Hong Kong's first ultra-chic, Manhattan-style serviced apartments for today's fast lifestyle.

29 Oct 2003 - 12:00am