Whether you’re looking for standing desks, ergonomic chairs, or the perfect study desk for your kids, Hong Kong has plenty of options. Get your children excited about doing their school work at home with the perfect home study station!
As we return to online learning, it can be challenging to get your children motivated. Help by creating the perfect space at home to focus and do their studies. To get you started, we’ve found some of the best children’s desks available here in the city to suit a variety of needs and tastes. From ergonomic chairs, to standing desks and traditional wooden furniture, all ideal for younger kids or teens, there’s something for every taste.
Moll – Standing desks and ergonomic children’s desks with storage in Hong Kong at Nerd Kids For Living
Let’s be honest, youngsters might be spending quite a lot of time sitting at their homework stations right now, so you’ll want to make sure they’re comfortable and not forming any bad posture habits. Moll specialises in ergonomic furniture that adapts to the needs of your children. Its range of children’s Desks (found here) and study desks (found here) will mould to your little (or big!) learner, and are so well made they’ll definitely stand the test of time.
Moll at Biva (Asia) Ltd., 18/F, Nam Hing Fong, 39 Yiu Wa Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
FLEXA – Solid wood, height-adjustable and tilting standing desks for kids in Hong Kong
Founded in Denmark in 1972, this brand specialises in the design and manufacturing of home furniture and desks for kids. With three stores in Hong Kong its desks are flexible (hence the name!) and will adapt to your child’s home school requirements (for example, some can tilt – perfect for art and design homework). With mechanical engineering, desks can also grow in height as your kids do. They also have a selection of ergonomic chairs and desks designed for left-handed people.
Kumamon at Baby Central (online) – Height adjustable desk and chairs for toddlers to tweens
If you’re looking for an ergonomic desk for your little learner, the Kumamon Ergonomic Desk and Chair Set (available at Baby Central) is an excellent option. Suitable for children as young as 3 years old, the desk and chair will adjust and grow with your child – right up to the age of 12! It’s the Swiss Army Knife of children’s desks, including a footstep, book or mini tablet stand, built-in LED lamp, multipurpose draw, adjustable angled tabletop – and we haven’t even started on the chair!
Tavolo Kids Living – Hight adjustable, tilting desks, and solid wood classic children’s desks in Hong Kong
This luxury babies and kids boutique has provided furniture and everyday items for your little ones since 2012. Stocking a bunch of brands, it has some straightforward but solid desk and chair options for primary age and older children. You’ll find functional desks with plenty of worktop space for books, folders and stationery and built-in storage draws, plus options with a bookcase on the side. For little learners, we love the Colo Colo chair and desk (shown above and found here), fitting for children aged seven months to five years.
Indigo Kids – Classic wooden study desk for younger children in Hong Kong
With a small selection of classic options, the children’s desks at Indigo Kids would look great in any room of your home. Younger kids will love the Mads table and chair combo that resembles some Montessori or primary school furniture.
PAIDI Kids World – Ergonomic chairs and eco-friendly adjustable desks for all ages
PAIDI Kids World knows a thing or two about homework stations. This award-winning German brand has a range of furniture perfect for babies, toddlers, children and teens, and the selection of School World study desks and ergonomic chairs will definitely catch your eye. Create the perfect home study environment by mixing and matching from the wide variety of options. What makes these desks stand out is the adjustable height and split tilted angles that’ll help protect spinal development and prevent shortsightedness – they also grow with your kids as they age.
Tequila Kola – Chic work desks for older children
Tequila Kola’s desk offerings range from ultra-modern to vintage chic, so would work well for older kids. Although not the cheapest out there, these desks wouldn’t look out of place as a centrepiece in your main living area – and they’re sure to pick up lots of compliments! So when not used as a homework station, they could double-up as your home office as well. You’ll find classic finishes and storage.
TREE – Furniture and home study desks for teens in Hong Kong
TREE’s wooden furniture offerings are solid and sturdy, perfect for a home office or study. You’ll find a good selection for your teens, made with wood and other industrial materials. There is also a selection of wall hanging desks and smaller sized desks perfect for space-saving solutions.
TREE, Horizon Plaza: 28/F, Horizon Plaza, Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong, 2870 1582
Other Places To Get Study Desks For Kids In Hong Kong
Decor8 – This online store has a range of no-frills tables and desks, www.decor8.com.hk
Ergonomic Corporation HongKong Ltd – children’s height-adjustable desks, www.ergoshopping.com.hk
Ikea – Budget-friendly children’s desks and chairs, www.ikea.com.hk
Petit Bazaar – Luxury kids furniture, a small selection of desks and chairs for children, www.petit-bazaar.com
Red Cabinet – Custom-made children’s desks, www.red-cabinet.com.hk
Zara Home – Cute kids wooden table and chair set, www.zarahome.com
Editor’s note: This article was originally published in August 2019 by Alex Purcell Garcia and updated in February 2022.