FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where is Discovery Bay?

A: Discovery Bay is closer than you think! Located at the scenic northeast coast of Lantau Island, this peaceful town is just 25 minutes ferry ride from Central and the schedule runs around the clock. You can also take the shuttle bus from Tung Chung / Sunny Bay MTR stations or Hong Kong International Airport.

Q: What is on offer at Discovery Bay?

A: Discovery Bay is a low-density residential community that suits for people who enjoy modern and gracious living away from the hustle and bustle. Units are available in a variety of high-rise, low-rise and garden-house configurations. All residential units are designed by top architects and landscape designers.

Q: Are there major shopping centres nearby?

A: YES, There are two shopping centres in town, DB Plaza and DB North Plaza. A range of shops including a supermarket, specialty stores, clinics, and a vet to serve the large pet population.

Q: Can I drive in Discovery Bay?

A: No. By restricting the entry of private cars. The community is served by an efficient community bus system, the schedule of which is conveniently synchronized with that of the ferry. We have also our own form of called-Taxi which we call the 'Hire Car'. If you insist on driving in the Bay, you can drive a golf cart, although that is more a personal preference rather than a necessity.

Q: Who can own a golf cart in Discovery Bay?

A: A property owner in Discovery Bay (except in the Plaza or La Costa) can own a golf cart. If you are the tenant, you can only rent. We shall be glad to help you buy or rent a cart.

Q: What about schooling for my children?

A: Discovery Bay offers a wide array of quality education options for residents that caters to the need of both English-speaking or Chinese-speaking students. For secondary education, Discovery Bay is under the well-known network in the Central-Western District. Many of the schools (both International and local) have school buses picking up the kids near the pier in Central.

Q: Who can use the Resident's Club?

A: Every property owner in Discovery Bay also owns the debenture to the Resident's Club automatically. If a tenant leases a flat in Discovery Bay through us, we will also arrange for the landlord to nominate the tenant and his/her family to use the Club if they so desire.

Q: What happen in the case of emergency?

A: While government provides emergency services via its hotline 999. Ambulance service in Discovery Bay can take the patient through the tunnel to the Hospitals outside.

Discovery Bay has also two medical clinics, a dentist and a vet. The clinic and the vet provide around the clock home visit service.

Q: Are dogs and cats allowed?

A: Yes. Discovery Bay is a pets-friendly community.

Q: Will cable service and high-speed internet be available?

A: Yes. There are two internet services providers available in Discovery Bay, including PCCW and Hong Kong Broadband Network.

If you have found your apartment through Primehome then we will organize for all your utilities to be put on in either your name or the companies, if applicable. Call us if you need assistance.