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General Post Office in Central

It is conveniently located in Central just next to IFC. I sometimes mail my letters and post cards... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
Quack H
Useful to know where it is!

I wanted to save on luggage allowance for the trip home by sending home things I didn't need so... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
Amanda M
Canberra, Australia
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  • Average15%
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4 Dec 2017
“Great visit”
20 Nov 2017
“Very Post Officey”
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No.2 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I stumbled on this by accident. I entered it's large and not crowded. English Language signage found the empty stamp line and stopped at the end. The guy said come on. He handled by request for 50 stamps making sure they would be used by...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank G L
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Lots of stamps for sale here, possibly more than you could ever need on a single visit. Yes, I would say that if stamps are what you are after then you could do a lot worse than come here. More stamps than you could shake...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank John B
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Everyone knows I love the Post Office. I have a PO Box there in the Central District in Hong Kong. It is a little expensive but worth it. It costs about $75 USD per year but I am happy knowing my mail is safe. In...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank variousart
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Their service is excellent. The cost are reasonable the speed is fantastic. Other nations in Asia should learn from them and especially the so called western world, where in many countries the service is lousy and the cost of using them is ridiculous totally overpriced...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Tomberra
Reviewed 14 June 2016

It is conveniently located in Central just next to IFC. I sometimes mail my letters and post cards at the General Post Office.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Quack H
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Very Helpful Staff who make mailing articles back to the States Easy. Be on the lookout for the special slot near the Retail stands and they will adore your mailings with the official HK Post Seal.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank ClosSinde
Reviewed 2 September 2015

I wanted to save on luggage allowance for the trip home by sending home things I didn't need so purchased a large box from the Post Office. The ground floor shop offers souvenirs and the Guinness World Record holding mural made of stamps may interest...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Not part of everyones list of places to visit, however on each of the many ocassions I have visited Hong Kong this is where I buy stamps and mail post cards back home. You could say it has become a tradition at this stage. The...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank PatrickO249
Reviewed 19 June 2015

The Hong Kong General Post Office (GPO) is a 5 story building in Central district that was built in 1976 as the new headquarters for the Hong Kong Post. This is a not a tourist attraction but simply a functional post office instead. The headquarter...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank BradJill
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When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The
area widely known as Central is the major financial
hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up
to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open
late into the night and there just happens to be a
street party every weekend. Although everything seems
to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of
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