Courtyard by Marriott Sha Tin, Hong Kong (Premier Guest Room)
Courtyard by Marriott Sha Tin Hotel is located about 30 minutes drive away, 40 minutes by public transport from the hustle and bustle of Kowloon and Hong Kong Island. The hotel is located at the New Territories of Hong Kong.
This hotel is located within a 5 minutes walk from the Shek Mun MTR station and has got direct bus service (Bus no: A41P) that ply between the hotel and the airport running at 30 minutes interval.
The nearby supermarket is open 8am till 9pm, while the McDonalds is open from 8am until 12 midnight.
It has a 24hours fitness center, while the outdoor pool is only open for half a year at each time for the summer to autumn period usually from March to October, and operates from 6.30 am till 9pm daily.
The room size is relatively big in comparison to other hotels of similar rating around Hong Kong. The smart room design allows natural light to flow in during the day time, which promotes energy savings as well as allows a much better sleep at night with double blinds. The cooling system used by the hotel ensures that you are never too warm or too cold as the thermostat is smart if you set it on to auto-regulate the air flow or you can also choose to manually adjust the room temperature and fan speed.
Given its location that is not so near the touristed area, this is a good hotel to consider if you are working nearby on business trips. Moreover, the hotel provides shuttle buses that ferry guests to various areas in Hong Kong like Kowloon station, Tsim Sha Tsui station and Sha Tin station on regular intervals. It makes it a not too bad location to stay if you intend to spend some time exploring the not so explored parts of Hong Kong too.
There is also an Executive lounge on the 33 floor of the hotel, which serves breakfast in limited variety while the main restaurant – MoMo Restaurant at Level 2 serves the bulk of the breakfast selections.
Train station: Shek Mun Station