Lantau Island, the largest island in Hong Kong, is an exciting and a must-visit place for travelers. It is the home of the best beaches, wilderness trails, monasteries and monuments, Lantau Island encompasses Ngong Ping 360, the popular cable car ride in the region, Hong Kong Disneyland, as well as some of the territory’s most popular attractions.
For visitors that are seeking a quiet and relaxing environment to enjoy the natural beauty of Hong Kong, Silvermine Beach Resort has it all. Silvermine Beach Resort is located in the historic town of Mui Wo, which can be reached via a 30-minute bus ride from Tung Chung Town Centre. Our hotel can also be reached via a 30-minute ferry ride from Central, Hong Kong.
With respect to the cultural town of Mui Wo, the intriguing history of Mui Wo dates back to the days of the Song Dynasty of the 1200’s. As one of the oldest towns on Lantau Island, Mui Wo is a serene bayside town that represents the diversity and culture of eastern Lantau Island. Mui Wo, with its great location next to Silvermine Bay and the beaches, has plenty of things to do and see. The Mui Wo town centre has interesting restaurants, markets and shops. There are also the nearby temples as well as the scenic Silvermine Waterfall, Silvermine Cave and Tung Chung Fort. Silvermine Beach and Upper Cheung Sha Beach are the two main beaches in the vicinity. A taxi ride from Mui Wo town centre or from Silvermine Beach Resort will take you to the famous Giant Buddha and Po Lin Monastery, one of Hong Kong’s top tourist attractions.