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Residential Male/Female 2020-08-19
Standard Single 550sq.ft Room size 3-5 Months


499 Shanghai Street is half of a tenement building situated in the heart of Mongkok. It contains a rooftop, 4 storeys of residences and 1 storey of common room. It has been newly renovated in 2018 with new furniture and appliances plus 200M of broadband internet per storey. A password-accessed front gate and security cameras connected to a security company are installed at the building. It is around 2 mins walk to the famous Langham Place shopping centre and around 3 mins walk to the nearby wet market. It is also within 10mins walk to the famous sneakers street and ladies street. You can also find a wide network of banks, supermarkets and other necessities around easier. As one of the transportation hubs in Hong Kong, you can easily take public transportation to almost every areas of Hong Kong round the clock at Mongkok. The Mongkok East MTR station, which will take you to PolyU, is around 15mins on foot, while Mongkok MTR station, which is on route to City University and Baptist Universit, is just 4mins away.
This residence is managed by Contended Living

Advertisment Date: 28 November, 2018

Property Number: 499SHS-001


Students from The Polytechnic University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The City University of Hong Kong, The Baptist University of Hong Kong and The Open University of Hong Kong. Gender: Female and Male Tenancy Term: From mid-August 2021 to mid-August 2022


Flat Manager - Contented Living

This location is an 5-storey building built in 1969 with no elevator. It is equipped with security gate and security cameras. Garbage left by residents is collected everyday (except for some public holidays). There are four single rooms in each of the unit, with a toilet to share.

This mansion has been refurbished in 2018 with brand new furniture and electric appliances. The furniture comes from IKEA and other local suppliers, including wardrobes, desks, chairs and bookshelves. Beds and mattresses are Seahorse Brand. 200M Broadband Internet access offered by HKT (PCCW Netvigator) is available.

A common room with cooking and clothes washing facilities is situated on 1/F with opening hours from 9am – 10pm, with the electricity (except for fridges) to be cut after the opening hours. All cooking and clothes washing facilities are situated in this room, with clothes drying facilities on 1/F and rooftop.

Every Standard Single Room (2-5/F) is equipped with the following: A 3-feet single bed and mattress A desk and bookshelf A chair A wardrobe Air conditioner Curtains Every Unit (2-5/F) is equipped with the following shared facilities A toilet Wireless broadband internet access Other common facilities on 1/F Common Room (Opening hours: 9am-12pm) A toilet 2 washing machines 2 refrigerators A television IC cooker and microwave Basic kitchenware Wireless broadband internet access Daily cleaning service for 1/F common room (excluding dishes and cooking utensils), and weekly cleaning service for 2-5/F common area, is included in rent.

Key Features

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Combo Bed

Coffee Table


Wall Cabinet

IC Cooker

Air Conditioner


Study Table with Chair

Study Range Hood

Curtain with Rail




Washing Machine

Bathroom Mirror Box

Air Electronic Lock


Ceiling Light


Dining Table

Dining Chair

Water Boiler

Living Room




3 mins walk to Mongkok MTR Station

12 mins walk to Mongkok East MTR Station via covered walkway

16 mins walk to Kowloon Tong (HKBU/ CityU) by MTR

30 mins to Unviersity Station (CUHK) by MTR

25 mins to Open U by mini-bus


Within 2 mins walk: Langham Place and wet market

Within 5 mins walk: All major banks (Hang Seung/ HSBC/ Bankof China)

Within 10 mins walk: Shopping/ Dining district of Mongkok




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