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Contact Us

Address:6/F, Sai Ying Pun Community Complex, 2 High Street, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong

Tel:3427 9267

Fax:3427 9265


Service Type:

Urban Hostel for Single Persons


Service Hours:

Open 24 hours, no access control

Service Objectives

  • To provide temporary accommodation for the needy and to assist lodgers in adapting to the hostel life;

  • To encourage lodgers to better use their spare time and face their life in a positive way;

  • To promote mutual support among lodgers and to build a social network with harmony.

Target Group 

  • Urban Hostel for Single Persons is a form of short term accommodation for needy people, or street sleepers waiting for long-term accommodation or people living in partitioned flats, bedspace apartment lodgers and homeless people.

  • Applicants must have self-care ability.

  Scopes of Service  

  • 24-hour accommodation service (216 places for male and 54 places for female);

  • Assist lodgers in adapting to the hostel life and solving their problems;

  • Group activities and gathering to build friendship and mutual support among the lodgers so that they can have more opportunities to explore their potential.


  • Independent room space: about 80 square feet, bed frame and bed board, iron locker, three-storey plastic cabinet, hanging rack, bedside lamp and fan. (Remarks: Bring your own bedding.)

  • Common room: 1 common room on each floor, providing TV entertainment and newspaper.

  • Kitchen: Two shared kitchens on each floor. Zinc pans and hot water are provided. There are lockable kitchen cabinets for borrowing.

  • Toilets and bathrooms: Two shared toilets and bathrooms on each floor with hot and cold water supply.


  • The monthly rental is HK$1,200, $1,500 and $1,800 based on bed location.

  • For staying less than a month, rental is calculated on pro rata basis.

  • The monthly rental,  deposit of 1 month rental, key deposit of $200, and cleaning fee deposit of $700 must be paid upon check in.

  • A total of $150 is charged monthly for water, electricity and gas.

Application qualifications,
documents and instructions

  • Applicants living alone in cage hostel must provide a rental receipt of a flat less than 5.5 square metres (about 60 square feet) or a bedspace in the past six months and receive a monthly salary not exceeding HK$9,900 for application by themselves; or they can contact a social worker for referral and application.

  • Applicants can be referred by government departments, the Social Welfare Department, hospitals, non-government organisations, local groups and individuals.

Application form

Hostel rules

Renewal Application Form

Change of Social Worker Notification

Withdrawal Procedures  

Lodgers must give a notice to the hostel officer verbally or in writing 7 days prior to moving out.

 Centre Information

 (Traditional Chinese only) 

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