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Relaxing Area

My wife and I go to OCT Loft both with and without our kids along, since it’s not far from our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cuthbert, Georgia
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Great restaurants and shops

Had a lovely dinner with friends in the OCT Loft area during Mid Autumn Festival! Lots if artists... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Donna C
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Northern Section, Overseas Chinese Town, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China
+86 755 2691 5100
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I go to OCT Loft both with and without our kids along, since it’s not far from our home. It’s a neat little area to walk through. Compared with much of Shenzhen, it’s lower key and fairly quiet. The restaurants tend to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner with friends in the OCT Loft area during Mid Autumn Festival! Lots if artists and artisans were out with their treasures! A must visit while in Shenzhen!!

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Amazing place for Evening WALK and dinner , Lots of bakery's , bars and Art Museums and lots to talk with your Family and Friends , Nice Library and books shops around.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

We often come to OCT, a great spot for sunday afternoons, it's a nice area of Shenzhen, youc an admire art shops and have a cup of coffee or tea in one of the small cafes.

Thank g d
Reviewed 31 July 2018

My friend told me I should visit this area, and I loved it! It is very different from the busy Shenzhen I am used to seeing. It is more relaxing. There are many cute cafes and restaurants, and so many galleries where you can walk...More

Thank Haruna P
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend visited OCT Loft Creactive Culture Park after a hectic week in Shenzhen. What an oasis. Quiet, calm and so many interesting art exhibitions. We learned that Shenzhen were one of three cities in Guangdong district that Xioping opened to the surrounding...More

Thank Lena M
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Coming here makes you breathe, relax and see something else than the commercial streets in Shenzhen. Exhibitions, flowers, design, wine. Perfect for a realaxing afternoon. Love this place!

Thank Nillan72
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of art to see here, also good cafes, restaurants, shops. Several large art galleries with free showings. Remember: most galleries closed on Mondays. OCT is on Line 1. Get off at the Qiao Cheng Dong Subway Station, exit A. From there it's about a...More

3  Thank chaknee
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I love walking around this area. A lot of the paving is done in the old Chinese narrow bricks, laid on their side. Lots of big trees add shade for those hot summer days. Interesting craft shops and cool cafes. Yes, the food and drinks...More

Thank RoyOz2016
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Not sure if we were missing something here but we made the effort to go having read all the reviews but there really wasn’t much to see at all. A few coffee shops which were empty. Couldn’t see much street art or cool graffiti. There...More

1  Thank NH54321
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