The Repulse Bay

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The Repulse Bay.
Distant view of The Repulse Bay, from Repulse Bay Beach.

The Repulse Bay (影灣園) is a residential building located at 109 Repulse Bay Road[1] in Repulse Bay, Hong Kong. It is owned by The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited.[2]

History[edit]

The Repulse Bay occupies the site of the former colonial-style Repulse Bay Hotel (1920-1982),[1][3] which was featured in the 1955 film Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing and in the 1978 film Coming Home.[3]

Features[edit]

The building is 37 floors high at its tallest.[1] It comprises 4 towers, with apartments size ranging from 91 to 545 m2.[4] It received a silver medal at the 1989 Hong Kong Institute of Architects Annual Awards.[5]

The building is known for its square "hole", purportedly added for feng shui purposes.[6][7]

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Coordinates: 22°14′22″N 114°11′46″E / 22.2394°N 114.196°E / 22.2394; 114.196