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Grand Forward Hotel

#7 of 155 Hotels in Xinbei
Certificate of Excellence
No.189 Section1, Sianmin Blvd., Banciao City, Xinbei 220, Taiwan
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Ranked #7 of 155 Hotels in Xinbei
Certificate of Excellence
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brighton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Well located hotel close to the MTR and some shopping streets if you need to be in this part of Taipei. There is also a small night market if you turn right out of the hotel and walk a couple of blocks and turn right again. If you turn left towards the MTR there is a small shopping are with... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I happened to visit Taipei, Taiwan from 7th June 2015 to 9 June 2015. Hotel reservation was made at grand forward hotel in new Taipei city. I had stayed here earlier for 6 days in June 2013 also. But that time didn't write any review as wasn't active on tripadvisor. Grand Forward is located on main road and is at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

veyr good place. 30 meters away from metro station. family store is ten steps away. the front desk is very friendly. supply me lemon ice-tea without an order. all equipment are perfect. the only problem is the air-conditioning. too cold but not able to adjust the temp easily. after all, good hotel to enjoy your stay near Taipei city.

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Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Great rooms, excellent value, average service and a little far away from the city - but still a great place to stay. It is a minutes walk from the subway which is wonderful. But it is at least 6-7 stops from the actual city centre - so it takes a while. Nothing very interesting in the immediate vicinity of the... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I use this hotel every time I come to Taiwan on business. Although probably not ideal for holiday visitors, for business. It is perfect. Great value, friendly and helpful staff, well equipped and spacious rooms with good wifi connectivity - what more can you ask for. Food is ok - not the best but by nowhere near the worst I... More 

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Feldkirch, Austria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

first time in this forward hotel, I stayed long time in an other hotel also in Banciao this one was more convenience then this. Maybe it was the time when we was there or other things but it was not so nice not with the people and the service.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Location is excellent as its one minute walk from Blue Line of MRT. Good English speaking reception staff. Housekeeping was respectful, hardworking and efficient. Décor was renovated since my last visit a few years ago. Rooms are still good size with lots of space. Bathroom was clean and simple. Hot water and good pressure. Beds were firm but pillows abit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Really are a great place to stay! Yes it's a bit pricey but so worth it!! Would like to stay at here again. It's closed to night market, shopping road and it's only miles away from mrt. Plus you got buffet for breakfast.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Holiday Mode On. Yes this time i travelling to Taiwan for Holiday. We Arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport at 22.15, after immigration and custom, i go to Grand Forward Hotel . It take about 40 minutes to arrive. After a short cek in process, we go to the room. This hotel have a small lobby, but it doesn't matter,... More 

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Bangalore, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Second time I have chosen Grand Forward for my stay. Positives: 1. Close Proximity to the Fuzhong MRT Station. 2. Walkable distance to Banqaio MRT station where you can take fast trains to other parts of Taiwan. 3. Banqaio night market is very near 4. Clean, Hygenic, Gym is good, Sauna is fine. Points to improve upon: 1. Breakfast -... More 

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