Finding fun and interesting gifts for him can be hard, so we’ve compiled a list of great gift ideas for men in Hong Kong for you to check out
On the busy streets of the city you will always be able to find a place to shop, including Hong Kong fashion brands, street markets and large shopping malls featuring international designers. We at Honeycombers Hong Kong love indulging in shopping adventures from time to time, but buying gifts for men in Hong Kong – and, in fact, anywhere – can sometimes be difficult. We’ve put together a guide to gift ideas for men in your life (including amazing experiences he’ll never forget!), from action sports, to technology, homeware, wellness and fashion – no matter what he likes, we’ve got some ideas for you.
Gifts for men
Every home could use a nice houseplant, and terrariums are a twist on the classic pot plant gift. The glass jar plant is small enough to be placed in his house, office, bathroom or desk; purchase one that is already made, or add a personal touch by customising and designing your own for him. Terrariums don’t require much maintenance, and everyone living in the city could use a little bit of nature and greenery in their day-to-day lives.
Glass Farm, Room 110, 1/F, Genplas Industrial Building, 56 Hoi Yuen Road, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong, p. 9836 6033, 觀塘區開源道56號大眾工業大廈1樓110室
For all men who are lovers of coffee or tea, purchase the perfect vessel for their preferred poison. Choose a quirky and fun mug that will bring a little excitement to an otherwise daily routine and average workday. Find affordable novelty designed mugs at Typo in Cotton On including The Simpson’s Duff Beer mugs, Star Wars mugs, and anthropomorphic mugs.
Cotton On, 36 Granville Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2367 2190, 尖沙咀加連威老道34-36號
3. Coffee Beans
If your’e looking for gifts for men in Hong Kong, a well roasted bag of coffee beans are an easy and simple gift for him. For all men who enjoy a good cup of coffee – morning, lunch, afternoon and night, grab some coffee beans from Knockbox Coffee Company in Mong Kok. The cafe has thirteen different roasted coffee beans to choose from and enjoy.
Knockbox Coffee Company, 21 Hak Po St, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, p. 2781 0363, 旺角黑布街21號地下
4. Scented Candles
A simple homeware gift idea for him are scented candles, which are a welcome addition to any living or working space. Aromatherapy is an easy way to improve general wellbeing and depending on the individual candle scent, it can help destress, clear your mind and relax. Add a personal touch by making and decorating your own or purchase one in-store at The Candle Company in Central.
The Candle Company, 11 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2545 0099, 中環擺花街11號
Men who love a good drink are in luck! Johnnie Walker Blue Label has partnered with British designer Tom Dixon to create The Johnnie Walker Blue Label Capsule Series. The exclusive limited edition contemporary bottle is inspired by the craft and heritage of rare Scotch Whisky, where the copper theme design is reminiscent of the pot stills used in whisky distillation.
Lane Crawford, Podium 3, IFC, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2118 5720, 中環金融街8號國際金融中心商場3樓
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Socks are always a great practical gift; they’re worn to the gym, to work and occasionally at home to keep you cosy during the winter season. Purchase your male family member, friend or lover a pair of quirky patterned socks that matches their personality. A striped or spotted coloured pair of socks will always brighten their day.
7. Headphones or Earphones
Whether it’s going to the gym, to and from work or day-to-day travel, headphones or earphones are always a great practical gift for those who enjoy quality sounds. For the men in Hong Kong who love their music, purchase a pair of quality headphones or earphones at Bang & Olufsen that will block-out outside noise and elevate his sound experience.
Bang & Olufsen, G/F, 24-25 Canal Road East, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, p. 2918 0007, 銅鑼灣堅拿道東24-25號地下
8. Game Console or Video Games
No matter the age, a game console or a single video game always make amazing presents. Purchase either a game console from Xbox, Nintendo or Playstation or an individual video game including Resident Evil, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Nioh, Nier Automata, Assassins Creed, Mario and Zelda. Purchase online or at the hmv store in Kowloon.
hmv The Forest, Shop 204-206, 2/F, The Forest, 17 Nelson Street, Mong Kok, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 2196 8291, 旺角奶路臣街17號The Forest 2樓204-206號舖
9. Camera or Drone
A camera or a drone is a great gift for those who enjoy taking stunning and impressive photos and videos. For the men who aspire to be a photographer, videographer, who appreciate exploration and love travelling, gift him with the gadgets to capture those precious moments. Head to the Golden Computer Arcade in Sham Shui Po which feature the latest in technological gadgets as well as computers, video games, game consoles and more.
Golden Computer Arcade, Golden Building, 146-152 Fuk Wa Street, Un Chau, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 2729 2101, 深水埗區福華街146-152號黃金大廈
10. Sex Toys
Sex toys are always a classic and fun gag gift. Purchase something specifically for him, or for him and his partner to potentially use. There is a wide range of products to choose from depending on sexual preferences including sex dice, lube, flavoured condoms, blindfolds, handcuffs, whips, bondage rope, nipple clamps, dildos, vibrators, anal beads and more.
Read more about shopping sex shops in Hong Kong here.
S. Relax, G26B, Rise Shopping Arcade, No. 5-11, Granville Circuit, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 9630 9797, 尖沙咀嘉蘭圍5-11號利時商場地下G26B號鋪
Specifically for the girlfriends, wives or lovers of men, purchase a set of provocative lingerie as a present for him and yourself. Feel both sensual and seductive while stimulating him visually and sexually. There’s a wide range of pieces to choose from, including designer, sheer, lace, floral, silk, satin, leather and bondage intimate wear.
Read more about shopping lingerie in Hong Kong here.
Intimissimi, G/F, Parker House, 72 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2462 1033, 中環皇后大道中72號百佳大廈地下
Have a guy in your life who is down for the fitness life? Thankfully, stylish activewear for guys is now a reality and Hong Kong is packed full of stores that sell great sports shoes, clothing, bags and accessories to keep the special guy in your life looking on point. Check out where to shop men’s activewear in Hong Kong here.
13. Craft beer
When it comes to gifts for men, beer has long been a classic option, and, in case you didn’t know, Hong Kong is jam-packed full of craft breweries that make unique tipples that many guys will enjoy. Whether the man in your life goes mad for pilsner, IPA or stout, you’ll find whatever you’re looking for in our guide to Hong Kong craft beers.
Experience based gift for men in Hong Kong
14. Facial and Massage
Facials and massages are not exclusively for women, and can also make a great gift for men – who doesn’t like to relax and be pampered? Gentlemen’s Tonic is an award-winning traditional barbershop that also offers lifestyle grooming services including steamed facials, anti-aging facials, aromatherapy facials, eye treatments, shoulder massages, hand treatments and Indian head massages. Select an individual treatment or a package for him to enjoy.
Gentlemen’s Tonic, Sun Lee Building, 43-49 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2525 2455, 中環威靈頓街43-49號新利大廈
15. Barber Cut
Instead of the usual electric shaver present, opt for a more vintage grooming experience with a twist at The Duke’s Man Cave. Make an appointment for your brother, uncle, father, boyfriend or lover at the three floor barbershop in Central. The Duke’s Man Cave not only provides a fresh cut and shave, but also offers cuban cigars, whisky, darts, a poker table, television and video games like PS4 and Nintendo. It’s an experience to remember.
Read our full list of barber shops in Hong Kong that we love here.
The Duke’s Man Cave, 7/F, Well On Commercial Building, 60 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2801 6755, 中環威靈頓街60號威安商業大廈7樓
16. Health Clinic Checkup
The queen of television – Oprah Winfrey treats herself to a breast exam each and every year on her birthday, and we think prioritising one’s health is both smart and sexy. Men’s Health Solutions Center in Tsim Sha Tsui was founded on the principle of supporting and prioritising men’s health. The health clinic specialises in sexual health for men, and provides consultations and treatments for those suffering from erectile dysfunction, sexually transmitted diseases and issues related to the penis and foreskin. Men’s Health Solutions Center also offers general health check-ups, weight management programs, vaccinations, genetic tests as well as hair loss services including toupee manufacturing. Encourage the men in your life to get a regular health checkup and you can always go along for a little moral support too.
Men’s Health Solutions Center, Room 1211, Ocean Centre, 5 Canton Road, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2375 3322, 尖沙咀廣東道5號海港城海運大廈1211號鋪
17. Eico Paint
Do you have a man in your life that loves to DIY around the house? Give him with the gift of eco-friendly paint in Hong Kong. Purchase him a range of different colours and shades for him to finish his many DIY projects or gift him with his own personalised colour and even name it after him.
Read more about founder of Eico Joakim Cimmerbeck here.
Eico, Room B, 2/F, Evergreen Industrial Mansion, 12 Yip Fat Street, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, p. 2677 9377, 黄竹坑業發街12號松柏工業大廈2樓B室
18. Paintball or Lasertag
Paintball or lasertag is an action sport and war game that is fun, exciting and thrilling. It is an experience-based gift, that is perfect for guys who already seem to have everything. Enjoy different styles of the classic game like team elimination, capture the flag, kill the team leader and more at Paintball Headquarters in Kowloon Bay.
Paintball Headquarters, Unit No. 2-3, G/F Po Lung Center, 11 Wang Chiu Road, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 3106 0220, 九龍灣宏照道11號寶隆中心地下2-3號鋪
19. Trampoline Park
Exclusively for him or inclusive of his friends, gift him the experience of some thrilling and exciting action sports at Hong Kong’s first trampoline park – Ryze Hong Kong. The trampoline park has a foam pit, a rope-climbing ninja course and 7000 square feet of trampolines! Prepare to run, jump, leap, climb and work on your backflips.
Ryze Hong Kong, Kodak House 1, 321 Java Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, p. 2337 8191, 北角渣華道321號柯達大廈1期
20. Bubble Soccer
For the men in Hong Kong who enjoy a unique experience, a twist on the classic game of soccer, Bubble soccer allows him and his friends to run, kick, smash, and bump into each other while wearing neon bubble suits. Referred to as the after party game of the World Cup, strategise how to score points in bubble suits by getting the ball into the opposing team’s goal in four minute rounds at Crossfire Arena in Taikoo.
Crossfire Arena, 13D, Wah Ha Building, 8 Shipyard Lane, Taikoo, Hong Kong, p. 3461 9023, 香港太古船塢里8號華廈大廈13樓D室
21. Fishing Trip
For those men out there who enjoy a good fishing trip, gift him with his next Hong Kong fishing adventure. Saffron Cruises has the largest fleet of boats, yachts, sailing boats and junk boats that are ideal for fun days out at sea. They offers three types of fishing trips including squid fishing, deep water fishing or overnight fishing. We think this is one of the coolest gifts for men in Hong Kong.
Saffron Cruises, 69 Wing Lok Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, p. 6493 2650, 上環永樂街69號
Looking for gifts for men that will get their blood pumping? A thrilling and memorable gift that is not for the tame or faint-hearted, but for the action seekers is skydiving. Purchase a weekend to Bangkok for tandem skydiving, this can be exclusively for him or inclusive of him and a few of his friends with Skydive Hong Kong. For the brave extreme-action seekers you can also try the free fall skydiving experience at your own risk!
Skydive Hong Kong, 20/F, Central Tower, 28 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, p. 9827 9397, 中環皇后大道中28號中匯大廈20樓
23. Dine Out
A nice meal away from home always means a great time, get dressed up for some good food, flowing conversation and superb wine at his favourite restaurant. Treat him to a dinner and a night out depending on his food palette preferences, or try one of our favourites – Arcane. Located in Central, Arcane offers a unique dining experience where you can enjoy the views of a beautiful British garden while being served delicious Hokkaido scallops, wagyu beef, sauteed potato gnocchi and more.
Read more about Arcane here.
Arcane, 3/F, 18 On Lan Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2728 0178, 中環安蘭街18號3樓
24. Sandbox VR
Looking for gifts for men in Hong Kong who love tech? You can’t beat Sandbox VR for a guaranteed good time shooting up zombies and saving the world from evil skeletons. Suit up in state-of-the-art equipment before choosing your weapon and entering another world.
Check out our review of Sandbox VR here. P.S. we loved it!