The Arch Apartments in Tsim Sha Tsui Kowloon Station
The Arch is one of the most impressive and recognized buildings that dominates the Victoria Harbor waterfront on the Kowloon side. There are many reasons why this development is so highly regarded and sought out by Hong Kong discerning buyers and renters alike..
The views are phenomenal from every point whether looking on or out of the building. The striking architectural design gives The Arch the looks of an imposing sentinel, guarding over the Tsim Sha Sui entrance, standing on fierce strong legs and joined at the top levels. Not only does The Arch stand out, it is located in one of the most incredibly desirable locations and offers residents a lifestyle that is hard to find in such close quarters and in the hub of Hong Kong.
Location, Location !
Situated atop Kowloon Station at TST West and fronting Victoria harbor, the property enjoys the utmost convenient transportation options that you could ever wish for. The Airport Express and the Tung Chung Line are right downstairs of the residential building, taking commuters to the airport or Central district on Hong Kong Island. The MTR Station of TST is within a short walking distance to connect you to everywhere you would wish to go. A bus and mini-bus terminus is located in the podium below the building.
Completed in 2005 to much acclaim, the 4 tower development has 80 storeys each tower and a total of 1,054 residences. These apartments range from 1 bedroom to the larger 4 bedrooms on the higher floors. Sized from 500 sq ft to 5,500 sq ft, there are a diverse mix of residents and a size to fit everyone. That’s if you are lucky enough to come by one of these apartments to rent or buy. They are tightly held by their owners and are always in demand.
Most of the apartments have had recent updates carried out to provide the latest appliances and fixtures, and others have been completely reinvented from scratch to the highest luxury levels to a discerning owners specific tastes.
One of the distinctive and unusual features of the development is it’s famous open air Sky garden and Sky clubhouse spread over approximately 30,000 feet for all residents to enjoy and giving everyone the opportunity to access the spectacular views. The facilities include a fabulous glass enclosed swimming pool and sun deck suspended 154 meters above the ground, a sauna and gymnasium, a digital cinema, billiards room, jacuzzi, conference/function rooms and much more. At podium level you will find numerous shops and eateries.
What’s Around TST
Tsim Sha Sui itself offers every type of shopping, food and entertainment experience that a person could wish for. Home to the HK Cultural Center, you can expect to see world renowned stars and shows from opera to theatre most nights of the week. The Oceans Terminal and Shopping Centre and The Harbor City complex house every fashion and beauty brand imaginable starting with the couture labels to the more accessible. Connecting through covered walkways to Canton Road and beyond, there is little reason to own a car here although there is parking available in the Arch.
Restaurants are in abundance, covering the full spectrum and more, fast food to the finest of dining and Michelin stars. Having some of the most luxurious Hotel brands on earth located here, opens up jazz clubs, piano bars and high teas for those that like a quieter pace. But head down to Canton, Nathan Road and the surrounding side streets for the noisy bustle of people, hawkers, fun bars, markets and casual dining options. Outside bars, fantastic views, and a vibrant energy of people enjoying themselves makes TST a truly great experience as an area to live, and then when you’ve had enough being entertained, it’s comforting to know that you can stroll home to your sanctuary at The Arch, in the middle of the metropolis, for a little peace and quiet.