Tai Tam is located in Hong Kong south-eastern region, adjacent to Stanley, The Tai Tam reservoir is a large fresh-water reservoir, surrounded by a country park.
Tai Tam is largely consists of a mixture of high-rise and townhouse estates with gardens and private pools, some offering fantastic facilities. Views over the South China Sea are tremendous here. Most the apartments here will be unobstructed. This area is very popular with Americans as the American Country Club and the Hong Kong International School (offering an American-style curriculum) are both situated in Tai Tam.
Only buses and taxis are available as MTR does not runt to the south side of the island. It is a short drive through the Tai Tam Gap to Chai Wan, the eastern terminus of the MTR. Shopping is nearby for basics such as groceries and dry cleaning services. The Redhill Plaza has numerous shops, including a large American style supermarket.
While most of the residential areas overlook the sea on high cliffs, Tai Tam also boasts its own small beach at Turtle Cove.