A sense of luxury accompanied by a sense of comfort and homeliness- that’s what you get when you stay at the Cosmo Hotel in Hong Kong. There has been a surge in the popularity of boutique hotels, owing to guests’ desire for complete lavishness and extravagance. The Cosmo Hotel brings you the opulence of boutique hotels along with the exemplary services associated with four-star hotels. Color coded rooms and a smoke-free environment makes this hotel one of the most popular choices for guests traveling to Hong Kong.
About Cosmo Hotel:
Cosmo Hotel is a four-star boutique hotel located in the busy and bustling shopping and business area of Wan Chai. The famous Times Square is only a few minutes away. Also, some of the major transportation facilities including the subway are located in close proximity to the hotel. That makes the hotel centrally located and easily accessible as well. One thing you’re bound to notice about the hotel (provided you have a keen sense of observation) is that almost the entire place portrays a fine color combination of acridine orange, green and pastel yellow. That results in a bright, warm ambiance for guests to enjoy.
The boutique hotel may appear meager in terms of outdoor facilities to some guests; but it must be mentioned that you can always avail of the services which are available next door at the Cosmopolitan Hotel, their sister hotel.
Location of Cosmos Hotel Hong Kong:
To be very precise, the Cosmo Hotel is located just between the well-known Happy Valley on one side and a cemetery on the other. As a matter of fact, the latter is visible from certain rooms in the hotel. Surrounding the hotel, there are several tourist attractions and landmarks which you can visit during your stay. The Times Square is a busy shopping area and you also have access to the best restaurants in Hong Kong, most of which are located in the vicinity.
What must be mentioned about the hotel is the exceptional decor and creativity displayed within the premises. The decor and design is an example of out of the box thinking, which one must appreciate. For instance, the use of color and multitudinous textures like gleaming surfaces gives the hotel a fun and quirky look. Turquoise velvet chairs, pristine white walls, bright orange reception desks, polka dots, hints of green here and there, humongous red doors- these all establish a very bold statement and would also be a favorite amongst click happy customers. Since the hotel falls short when it comes to on-site amenities and the guests have to travel a couple of minutes to avail them, Cosmo Hotel makes up for it in terms of decor and the x factor, thus giving it an edge.
Rooms and Accommodation Facilities at Cosmo Hong Kong:
Being a boutique hotel, The Cosmo Hotel has a fairly limited number of rooms with only 142 rooms available. However, the rooms have been decorated in a stylish yet neutral manner, like the rest of the hotel and come with smartphones and writing desks. The decorators have been careful to not let their imagination run wild when it comes to the rooms; the color tones here have been toned down to sober greys and whites along with slight hints of playful colors wherever necessary. The first thing you notice about the room when you enter is the brightly colored headboard just above the bed. Matching the vibrant headboard would be a leather chair. Right next to the funky chair would a neat little writing table, complete with glass finishing. Also, you would be given bed-side tables, minibars that are fully loaded, smartphones for Wi-Fi, pillow menus, electric water kettles, flat screen TVs and so on. Also, the bathrooms are well fitted and functional. So that’s one thing off your checklist. All in all, the rooms in the hotel are spacious, well decorated and neat.
Other Special Amenities provided by Cosmos Hong Kong:
While staying at the Cosmo Hotel, it is customary to visit the Nooch Bar, one of the most famous bars in the vicinity which is often booked for private parties. One can also visit the coffee lounge which comes with a roof top terrace and stunning patio furniture. It would be perfect for an evening cup of coffee with your loved ones. The hotel does offer free breakfast in the form of a buffet, but not to the standard rooms. The Cosmopolitan Hotel next door houses a fitness center, restaurants and even bus shuttles that you can use for sightseeing.
Perks and Pitfalls:
To sum it up, here are some of the perks and pitfalls of the hotel
- A fabulous coffee lounge
- Smartphones in the rooms for Wi-Fi
- A sense of warmth in the ambiance
- Discount Codes available from Expedia, Agoda, Hotels.com and Ctrip HK.
- No restaurant on site
- No fitness center
- Breakfast not complimentary in standard rooms