Dog Friendly Shopping Malls in Hong Kong


If you live in Hong Kong, you will probably notice that Hong Kong is not a very dog friendly place.  Dogs are not allowed in the park, shopping malls, and the beach!  However, many of us consider our dogs as family members, we want to take them out and enjoy family time with them wherever we go.

Do you know there are shopping malls in Hong Kong that are dog friendly? Here is a list of eight dog friendly shopping malls in Hong Kong:

1) IFC Mall - Central (opening hours: 10 am – 9 pm)

Can you believe you can take your dog to a shopping mall in Central?  You can take your dog to IFC if it is on leash, but you are only allowed to have a short stay there.

2) D2 Place - Lai Chi Kok (opening hours: 10 am -10 pm)  

This shopping mall hosts dog carnival from time to time, you can bring your dog there to play.  There are a few dog friendly restaurants and some shops welcome dogs as long as they are on leash.

3) APM - Kwun Tong (opening hours: 11 am – 11 pm)

APM has always been a busy place but as long as you put your dog in a pet stroller or pet bag, you are allowed to shop there, the security guards won’t bother you.

4) Elements – Kowloon Station (opening hours: 10 am -10 pm)

Elements is a pet friendly shopping mall.  You can borrow a pet stroller and carry your dogs around in the mall.   However, they are not allowed to walk on the floor or enter the shops.

5) YOHO Mall - Yuen Long (opening hours: 11 am-10 pm)

This is a large shopping mall in Yuen Long.  You can take your dog with you as long as you are carrying it or putting it in a stroller or pet bag.  You can borrow pet stroller of any size and they even hand out pet treats, how caring!

6) Stanley Plaza - Stanley (opening hours: 8 am-10 pm)

The mall is very dog friendly, they also welcome other pets. There is Dog Parking area where you can temporarily leave the dog there.  The mall also hosts pet activities regularly, so you can play with your dog and enjoy your time there.

7) Mikiki – San Po Kong (opening hours: 10 am-10: 30 pm)

The mall not only allows dogs to enter, you can walk your dog inside if it is wearing a muzzle and on leash. The mall also provides complementary pet stroller, pet pad and muzzle.  There is a dog café on ground floor where you can enjoy high tea with your dog.

8) The Pulse – Repulse Bay (opening hours: 10 am – 10 pm)

Shuttle bus service is available between Ocean Park MRT Station and Repulse Bay.  Dogs need to stay inside pet bag to board the bus but once arrive at the mall, they can walk freely inside.  It is a very good place to go shopping with your dogs!