Ho Man Tin is situated in the western part of the Kowloon City district, north of King's Park and east of Mong Kok. Situated on relatively elevated terrain, it benefits from the Tuen Ma Line and Kwun Tong Line, coupled with its proximity to major roads such as Pui Ching Road, Fat Kwong Street, Chung Hau Street, Princess Margaret Road, and Waterloo Road, ensuring excellent transportation connections. Since the 1960s, Ho Man Tin has developed into a residential area with numerous prestigious schools, attracting many families to settle in the area.
Regarded as one of the luxury residential areas in Kowloon, Ho Man Tin features tranquil and beautiful surroundings, especially in areas like Kadoorie Hill and the upper hill of Kadoorie Avenue. Ho Man Tin boasts well-rounded living amenities, offering various recreational facilities, green spaces, small to medium-sized shopping malls, and several reservoir playgrounds. With its advantage of renowned schools, it has become a favored choice among middle-class individuals.
Residential properties in the area are around the Ho Man Tin MTR Station, in the vicinity of Hong Kong Metropolitan University, Kadoorie Hill, and upper Kadoorie Avenue. Housing projects above the Ho Man Tin MTR Station, like In One, enjoy the convenience of railway transportation. In the vicinity, there are newer developments such as Chatham Gate, Ultima, and, a bit farther, subsidized housing like Chun Man Court, Kwun Fai Court, Kwun Tak Court, Ho Man Tin Estate, and Oi Man Estate.
Near Hong Kong Metropolitan University, there are estates like Cascades, One Homantin, Mantin Heights, Celestial Heights, and Dragon View, located close to Ho Man Tin Plaza, playgrounds, bus and minibus stations, as well as multiple schools, providing better amenities. In the upper hill areas, the housing primarily consists of low-density luxury residences and standalone houses, including St. George's Mansions and Kadoorie Hill Garden. These properties offer larger unit areas, panoramic views, and high levels of privacy.