Stanley was the capital city of Hong Kong Island during the colonial era, and there is a high expatriate population living there nowadays.
Once a fishing village and now a renowned tourist destination, Stanley boasts scenic beauty, with many residences enjoying captivating nice sea views. The residential area mainly consists of spacious private estates and many luxurious detached houses.
In addition to its pleasant living environment, Stanley offers a rich array of dining and entertainment options. Stanley Market and the surrounding streets feature numerous specialty restaurants, cafes and boutique stores, while the coastline is dotted with barbecue facilities and recreational amenities.
Stanley Plaza and Stanley Municipal Building also provide a range of comprehensive services and shops such as supermarkets, convenience stores, libraries, and sports facilities for the residents and visitors alike.
In terms of transportation, multiple bus and minibus routes serve the area, offering easy access to various parts of Hong Kong Island, such as Central and Causeway Bay, where residents can transit to other forms of transportation within the city.
Residential properties in the area are primarily in the city center and the vicinity of Tai Tam Country Park. The residential area in the city center enjoys better community amenities, making it suitable for families who enjoy easy access to dining and shopping.
Private residential buildings in this area include Banyan Villas, Bayside House, Beach Pointe, Carmel Hill, Carmelia, Country Apartments, Eden View, Gordon Terrace, Helene Garden, Ho's Villa, Horizon Crest, L' Harmonie, Parisian, Pine Villa,Sea and Sky Court, Stanford Villa, Stanley Breeze, Stanley Court, and Villa Martini.
Some of the coastal estates offer breathtaking sea views, while at the southern end along the coast, there is also Regalia Bay, known as a residential landmark in Stanley. Residences near Tai Tam Country Park are farther from the city center, with lower density, greater privacy, and a more livable environment. Most estates are arranged along the coast with expansive views. Private residential buildings in this area include Blue Water, Faber Court, Grosse Pointe Villa, Le Palais, Pacific View, Tai Tam Crescent, The Manhattan, Redhill Peninsula, Red Hill Park, and Villa Rosa.