Hong Kong Hotels Offer COVID-19 Test Kits

Hong Kong COVID-19 test kits are available at nine hotels in Hong Kong. With 99.9% accuracy, they are government and WHO approved. Not only can they be purchased 24/7. In addition, results are available within 48 hours. Telehealth consultation for positive test-takers.

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Staff disinfecting the front door of a Dorsett hotel in Hong Kong.

Covid-19

Dorsett Hospitality International is offering hotel guests, hotel employees, and the local community access to Hong Kong COVID-19 tests.

In fact, the Hong Kong-based hotel chain has partnered with Prenetics to make  Project Screen by Circle COVID-19 tests available. And it is the first hotel group in Hong Kong to make the tests available.

Based in Hong Kong, Prenetics is a leading global genetic testing and digital health company. And it is one of three laboratories to have been assigned by the government to help with mass community testing.

Regarding the tests, they are officially recognized by the Hong Kong government. In addition, they are recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Hong Kong COVID-19 Test Kits

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The ‘Do-It-Yourself’ Hong Kong COVID-19 test kits have an analytical accuracy of 99.9% based on validated studies by the National Health Commission and the United States Food and Drug Administration  (FDA).

Moreover, the English Premier League has carried out more than  40,000 COVID-19 tests for players and coaches. In fact, football season would not have resumed without these .

Prenetics has boosted its capacity from 5,580 to 22,000 tests in Hong Kong per day.

And Dorsett is the first hotel in Hong Kong to make the Hong Kong COVID-19 test kits available for purchase.

In fact, you can purchase these Hong Kong COVID-19 test kits at any one of its nine hotels in Hong Kong for only HK$985 on a 24/7 basis. And are results available within just one to two business days.

Here is a breakdown of the Hong Kong COVID-19 test kit costs and their features:

  • Prenetics PCR COVID-19 test: HK$785
  • Sample Pick-Up to Laboratory Fee: HK$200
  • Private, secure digital results provided within 24 to 48 hours of receipt in their laboratory
  • Individuals with positive results will be provided a telehealth physician consultation

COVID Preventive Measures

In fact, all Dorsett hotels implemented preventive and anti-epidemic control measures when the coronavirus epidemic erupted in February 2020.

Measures included …

  • Using hospital-grade Ecolab disinfectant cleaner 2.0
  • Hourly cleaning and disinfection frequency of public areas and facilities
  • Temperature screening of everyone entering and leaving hotels

Furthermore, Dorsett Hospitality International has provided accommodation for healthcare workers and front liners in London, Hong Kong, and other Chinese cities.

In addition, the hotel group has donated supplies to be used in hospitals and quarantine centres in Malaysia.

Hong Kong Hotels Selling the COVID-19 Test Kits

Prenetics COVID test kits can be purchased at the following nine hotels in Hong Kong:

  • Cosmo Hotel Hong Kong
    375 – 377 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
  • Dorsett Wanchai
    387-397 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
  • Dorsett Kwun Tong
    84 Hung To Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Dorsett Mongkok
    88 Tai Kok Tsui Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Dorsett Tsuen Wan
    28 Kin Chuen Street, Kwai Chung, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Lan Kwai Fong Hotel @ Kau U Fong
    3 Kau U Fong, Central District,Hong Kong
  • Silka Far East
    135-143 Castle Peak Road, Tsuen Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Silka Seaview
    268 Shanghai Street, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Silka Tsuen Wan
    119 Wo Yi Hop Road, Kwai Chung, Kowloon, Hong Kong

“The kits are ready at the Front Office for any guest to purchase while stock last,” a spokesperson for Dorsett International says.

“We are currently selling the kits at HK$985 with sample pick up service included. Once the guest purchase a kit, the guest can activate the kit on the Prenetics official website and follow their instruction to complete the test as well as choosing a pick-up time for professional delivery team to pick up the sample and send back to their lab.”

Dorsett Hospitality International

As one of Asia’s fastest growing hotel groups, Dorsett Hospitality International has 56 hotels in 25 travel destinations around the world.

In fact, the hotel group has three core brands: Dorsett Hotels & Resorts, d.Collection, and Silka. And each brand, has its own distinct identity.

Prenetics

Prenetics is a leading global genetic testing and digital health company.

In fact, the company sells direct to consumers under two brands: CircleDNA in Asia and DNAFit in Europe. And it has 10 offices in Asia, Europe, and South Africa.

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