Now that the Singapore-Hongkong Air Travel Bubble (ATB) is set to happen from May 26, prices of air tickets to Hongkong have also skyrocketed (prices have surged to over $1,000 at press time) since the announcement of the ATB on Apr 26. Add to that the multiple Covid-19 tests required as part of ATB travel (prices of tests start at $160), that’s already a tidy sum of money you have to spend. All this before you even get to the airport.
If you’re feeling the pinch from all the added expenses that come with travelling during a pandemic, then you most likely would love the idea of saving on hotel rooms. Extra cash for shopping and dim sum? Bring it on. But what happens if your travel plans change or if the ATB is suspended?
Herewith, Hongkong hotels with room rates that won’t cost a bomb, plus they come with flexible booking policies — including no prepayment required and free cancellations — should the situation or your travel plans change *touch wood*.
Insta-worthy Hongkong hotels under $150 per night with flexible booking policies: