a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China,
is strategically located in the Guangdong Province, on the western
bank of the Pearl River Delta. Occupying an area of 23.8 square
kilometers, Macau comprises the Macau Peninsula, the islands of Taipa
and Coloane, and the reclaimed area COTAI. Two bridges connect Macau
and Taipa with a third one under planning, and both islands are connected by an isthmus.
the Barrier Gate located on the northern border of the Macau
Peninsula, one can access Mainland China through the “COTAI”
Frontier Post located in the reclaimed area between the islands of
Taipa and Coloane.
one of the Asian-Pacific cities that places the most emphasis on
environmental protection, offers a favorable living environment. With
a roadside air quality index of between 40-50, Macau has significantly
pollution compared with Hong Kong.
the average price of residential and commercial buildings in Macau
about one-fifth of that in Hong Kong, the availability of good
education services and a wide range of recreational activities, a
comparatively low cost of living (about 40% of that in Hong Kong),
less pollution, a cosmopolitan and relaxing atmosphere, a
comprehensive sea, land and air transportation network, and an
advanced telecommunication infrastructure, Macau is fast becoming a
preferred home of the expatriates working in this region.
years property tax exemption as from date of occupation permit.
of property value
of 15% on Macau-sourced income
12% on net amount after deduction of MOP600,000
$400 to $1,500 per unit per annum
The above information on the table is for reference only. For
details, please refer to the latest announcement of the Financial
Services Bureau of Macau.
island, nestled between the Macau Peninsula and Coloane Island, has
undergone massive development during the last decade. With better town
planning, less pollution, and some of the most important
infrastructures of Macau being built on this island, Taipa is now one
of the most preferred areas for locals and foreigners looking for
homes, business opportunities, recreational and dining facilities.
infrastructures and places of interest:
Gardens is one of the most luxurious residential developments in
|| University of
University of Science and Technology, Hou Kong Middle
School, Macao Sam Yuk Middle School, Pui Va Middle School, Sheng
Kung Hui Primary School, Escola anexa a Univeisidade de Macau, Creche o Pequeno
Golfinho (Dolphin Nursery)…etc.
on the island of Taipa are Taipa Village, Macau Stadium, the
Macau Jockey Club, and the old Praia waterfront. Coloane, ten
minutes away by car from Taipa, is home to many attractions
including Coloane Village, Kartodrome, Macau Golf and Country
Club, Hac Sa and Cheoc Van beaches, etc.
transport infrastructures in Taipa include Macau International
Airport, Lotus Bridge, Friendship Bridge, Macau-Taipa Bridge,
and Taipa-Coloane Highway.
can use the Macau International Airport for travel to many
destinations in the region and connections to different parts of
the world. Located on Taipa island, the airport is 15 minutes
away from the Macau Ferry Terminal and 20 minutes from the
Ferry Terminal (Macau Peninsula):
of visitors visit Macau from Hong Kong via ferry. Travel time is
55 to 70 minutes. Passengers should be at the terminal 30 minutes
before the scheduled departure time for immigration formalities.
Third Macau-Taipa Bridge
(Ponte de Sai Van):
Ocean Gardens on northwest Taipa to the Macau
Tower in Macau Peninsula.
This will be an all-weather bridge which puts Macau Peninsula
within a 3-minute drive from Ocean Gardens.
beside the Macau Stadium, the Macau Jockey Club is equipped with
modern facilities to provide horse racing of an international
standard. Horse races are held twice a week.
Golf & Country Clubs:
beside the Westin resort in Coloane, the Macau Golf and Country
Club has an 18-hole world-class golf course for members and
first university, The University of Macau, provides a wide range
of education services. The university also has a subsidiary
providing primary and kindergarten education.
University of Science and Technology:
newest university of Macau S.A.R., it is twice as large than
the University of Macau and is located beside the International
Village, known as “the Macau Gourmet Paradise” or Macau Paradise, has
an interesting cluster of restaurants serving Chinese, Portuguese,
Macanese, Indian, and Italian food. This place is also famous for its
homemade biscuits, cakes, and candies.
Gardens, Macau's premier luxurious development, is built on a
prime 19-hectare site on northwest Taipa. Comprising 34 residential
buildings and 21 villas, with units ranging from 800 to 3700 sq ft. You
can get there by bus or taxi from the Macau International Airport, the
Ferry Terminal and the Barrier Gate within half an hour.
Gardens is not only renowned for its 24hr security system service and
great buildings management service with a team of shuttle bus, but is also
famous for the Ocean Club, which is Macau’s largest private club
offering members an extensive range of social, recreational and dining facilities. To accommodate the residents’ needs, there are a
secondary school, a restaurant, a
medical center and a nursery. And also a laundry, a
convenience store, a shopping center, and an office tower within Ocean Gardens.
Gardens is to home 10,000 residents. This large-scale
development is undoubtedly Macau’s premier garden city within a
city, and will
continue to be the most distinguished residential landmark in Macau