There are plenty of reasons why many expats — overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) included — like to stay in Hong Kong. The city has an excellent transportation system, not to mention numerous job opportunities across different industries. It also has a wide array of shopping destinations, where you can buy the latest in fashion, electronics, and of course… gold jewellery.
In this article, we will take a look at some of the best places where you can purchase gold, diamonds, platinum, and other precious jewellery in Hong Kong. Whether you’re looking for a gift or planning to buy gold as an investment, don’t worry because we have got you covered!
Best Places to Buy Gold in Hong Kong
With so many malls, jewellery stores, and retail outlets to choose from, purchasing gold in Hong Kong can be a daunting task, especially if you are here for the first time. Fortunately, we have rounded up the following list of the most popular gold retailers in the city:
1. Chow Sang Sang
Chow Sang Sang is a jewellery company specializing in gold, diamonds, and other precious jewellery. It is also a distributor of international brands such as Alessandra Dona, Gucci, IL REGALO, Lady Heart, Kashikey, Marco Bicego, Qayten, Sanrio and many more.
In 1934, “Chow Sang Sang Goldsmith” was established by Mr. Chow Fang Pu in Guangzhou… and the rest is history! The company has been operating for more than 80 years now, and has 600 stores across mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan. Here in Hong Kong, Chow Sang Sang has stores in Cityplaza Mall, K-Point, New Town Plaza, East Point City, Festival Walk, Metro City Plaza, Maritime Square, Uptown Plaza, and many, many more.
Interestingly, Chow Sang Sang has been recognized in the industry several times. Its awards include “Best of Show Award – Open Group” during the 2015 Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition, and “2016 Top 10 eCommerce Website Awards” by Retail Asia Expo. Cool!
For more information about Chow Sang Sang, please visit the company’s official website.
2. Chow Tai Fook
Established in 1929, Chow Tai Fook is another popular jewellery brand, offering pieces of high quality, beautiful designs, and great value. Aside from its flagship Chow Tai Fook brand, the company also features individual brands like Hearts on Fire, Monologue, Enzo, and So in Love.
Notably, Chow Tai Fook has an extensive retail network in China, Korea, Japan, Southeast Asia, and the United States. In Hong Kong, the company has a store located in East Point City. For more details about this brand, you can check out its official website.
3. Just Gold
Founded in 1984, Just Gold offers high-end jewellery and watches, including products made by renowned manufacturers in Europe and the United States. Other than its original pieces, the company also features pieces made in collaboration with international brands like Warner Bros., Levi’s, and Disney.
Notably, Just Gold holds some prestigious awards, including: “Best Media Campaign – Mobile” during the 2017 Spark Awards, “Favourite Brand Award” (2015) by Jessica Magazine, and “Most Fashionable Gold Jewellery Award” (2014) by Darizi Magazine, among many others.
Here in Hong Kong, Just Gold has stores in five locations, namely: Harbour City, K-Point, Landmark North, SOGO Causeway Bay, and SOGO Tsim Sha Tsui. Check out the company’s official website for the latest updates.
4. Luk Fook Jewellery
Owned by Luk Fook Holdings Ltd., Luk Fook Jewellery offers a variety of gold, platinum, and other gem-set jewellery. Its very first shop was established in China in 1994. Today, the company has more than 1,640 shops across Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Cambodia, Canada, Australia, and the United States. Wow!
Luk Foo Jewellery has around 48 shops all over Hong Kong. You can learn more about the company and its products by visiting its official website.
5. ManFook Jewellery
Established in 1997, Man Fook Jewellery is a multi-awarded brand when it comes to providing beautiful jewellery and watches. In 2014, the Hong Kong Retain Management Associated awarded it as “Best Company in Watch and Jewellery Industry” and “Leadership Performance Award,” among many other awards.
In 2016, Man Fook Jewellery was recognized as a Top Performer with regard to “Total Quality Service Regime.” Very impressive, indeed! The brands has locations in Causeway Bay, Mong Kok, Wan Chai, and Yau Ma Tei. You can visit the company’s official website for more information.
6. RS Jewellers
Founded in 1988, RS Jewellers specializes in gold jewellery, mainly 18-karat and 22-karat pieces. It also offers diamond jewellery and other precious gemstones. Notably, the company’s vision is to achieve excellence with their exquisite and elegant jewellery.
The store of RS Jewellers is located at Tsim Sha Tsui in Kowloon, Hong Kong. For more details about this company, you can visit their official website.
7. 3DG Jewellery
Another leading jewellery brand in Hong Kong is 3DG Jewellery. Aside from selling luxury jewellery, it also features gold ornaments as well as corporate gifts. 3DG Jewellery has around 300 “points of sale” across China, including Mainland China and Hong Kong.
Here in the city, 3DG has stores in Tsung Kwan O, Yuenlong, and Mongkok in Kowloon. Check out the company’s official website for the latest details.
Video: Buying Gold Jewellery in Hong Kong
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to buy gold jewellery in Hong Kong? Check out this video shared by “SARI SARI TV” YouTube channel, which is managed by an OFW based in Hong Kong. The vlogger features the wide array of gold jewellery, charms, ang gold bars that can be bought in reputable jewellery shops in the city:
As you can see, there are many places in Hong Kong where you can buy high quality gold… and for great prices, too! If you are planning to buy some gold jewellery for yourself and for your loved ones, you will definitely find some awesome pieces here.
Likewise, If you are planning to buy gold jewellery or gold bars as an investment, then you are bound to score some valuable finds in Hong Kong, as well.
Speaking of investments, you are probably thinking about how to invest your money wisely, especially while you are working abroad. With this in mind, keep on reading to learn more about these smart investments that we believe every OFW should make.