Staying in Hong Kong - Local Accomodations

Visa

Hong Kong gives most travellers from all over world Visa-Free access. Please do not confuse Hong Kong with the People's Republic of China. The official page for visa can be found here. Or you can refer to a more graphical page.

Hotel

The venue, City University, is located at 18 Tat Hong Avenue, Kowloon Tong, on the Kowloon side of Hong Kong, close to Kowloon Tong MTR(Mass Transit Railway) Station.

A list of selected hotels close to the venue are (sorted  in ascending order of cost).

HotelLocationTransport to Venue
Kimberley Hotel 28 Kimberley Road Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station(30mins)
Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees 199 Kowloon City Road Minibus 2(20mins)
Regal Kowloon Hotel 71 Mody Road Hung Hom MTR Station(20mins)
Metropark Hotel Kowloon 75 Waterloo Road Mong Kok East MTR Station(15mins)
The Luxe Manor 39 Kimberley Road Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station(30mins)
The Mira Hotel 118 Nathan Road Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station(30mins)
Royal Plaza Hotel 193 Prince Edward Road West Mong Kok East MTR Station(15mins)

There also diffent hostels and budget hotels, locally referred as "Guesthouses". The following is sorted in ascending order of cost.

NameLocationTransport to Venue
Bridal Tea House Hotel
(Winslow Street Branch)
57–61 Winslow Street Hung Hom MTR Station(20mins)
Acesite Hotel 106–108 Soy Street Mong Kok or Mong Kok East MTR Station(15mins)
Hotel 36 36 Boundary Street Prince Edward MTR Station (15 mins)
Caritas Lodge 134 Boundary Street Minibus 2, 2A(15mins); Bus 87A(20mins); Walk(25mins)

Reference:
Hong Kong bids for Wikimania 2013 (The price on that page is discounted price, individual price will be more expensive, unfortunately...)