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San Want Residences

4.0 of 5 No.128 Section 1, Nanjing East Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stockholm
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a somehow medium sized hotel which you would expect would be very non personal and without character. I was a bit reluctant to see the lobby interior and room design, didn't feel "SHL". However, with top both service, details such as turn down, hand written notes informing about upcoming weather and the small evening biscuit offered a nice... More 

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東京
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location and clean room with nice bath amenity. The room with park view is enjoyable. Easy access to public transportation such as MRT – 10-minutes walk, and buses. Only 10 to 15 minutes from/to Song Shan airport by taxi. There are canteens, restaurants and convenience stores behind and around the hotel. All staff was polite and tried to provide... More 

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

When we arrived at the hotel, the check-in staff were very helpful and and the keys and other documents were already prepared. Before we reach our rooms, the luggage was already waiting for us. I like the design of the toilets, very detail-oriented and practical. e.g., toilets with automatic flushes and cover opening and small bathtubs with non-slip tiles. One... More 

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Dora L, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent stay at San Want Residences Taipei. While we are glad you appreciated our service and the design of our bathroom, we regret to know that the pillows in your room did not meet your approval. As guest satisfaction is our top priority, we provide... More 

Singapore
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75 reviews 75 reviews
61 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

I thought I should write a 2nd review. On a returning visit, the front desk actually repeated some of the concerns I had mentioned during my previous stays. Ie pants press didn't work for me so they arranged an iron. I explained that previous pants press wasn't working properly and not that I don't like them. The pants press this... More 

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Mr. SporeSamSeng, Thank you so much for returning back to our hotel and for sharing your experience with us. we are thrilled to read that the services provided by our front desk staff have met and even exceeded your expectations. Regarding your comments on our policy of not accepting guests under 12 years old, allow us to clarify that... More 

singapore
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Without a doubt ,the hotel,s staffs are very helpful and courteous.They even remembered my wedding anniversary right up to the day I check out of the hotel apart from the great complementary waffles n fruits they have given us earlier for the occasion. We were also enquiring how to go to the nearest subway station and they went the extra... More 

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Victor1612 Thank you for choosing San Want Residences Taipei for your wedding anniversary vacation and for your heartwarming review. We are delighted to read that you found our staff helpful and you liked the Loccintane amenities provided in the bathroom. Your compliments regarding our colleagues in the dining lounge is very much appreciated as well. Thank you once again... More 

Hong Kong, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Stayed at San Want Residences for a short weekend trip. Was greeted by very polite and attentive staff upon arrival. As most of the staying guests are Japanese, the service is quite of Japanese style. The room is of decent size, with comfortable bed, large bathroom featuring Loccitane amenities. Branding itself as a business hotel, there is also a printer/fax... More 

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your generous review on your stay at San Want Residences Taipei. It is a pleasure for us to read that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay, including the room facilities, our 24 hour complimentary tea/snack service, as well as attentive service of our staff. Regarding your comment on the breakfast, compared... More 

Sydney, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The room, bed, bathroom were all fine. Staff - without exception - was helpful. Décor is nice. The location is good. There's probably a bit more choice of shops if you go to your left when walking out of the hotel (including a couple of small department stores about 300 to 400m away). I had a park view room but... More 

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for selecting San Want Residences Taipei and for taking your precious time to share your experience with us. While we are thrilled to read that you found our staff helpful and the room facilities met your expectations, we regret that the western dishes we served at breakfast did not meet your approval. As guest satisfaction is... More 

Macau, China
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142 reviews 142 reviews
43 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The service is excellent, but the hotel would certainly benefit from a refreshment/refurbishment. In addition, some dishes in the breakfast didn't seem very fresh. Considering the rates for the rooms at Sant Wan Residence, there are certainly much better deals around Taipei.

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Public_Relati0ns, 客戶關係經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Mr, Anhangabau Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at San Want Residences Taipei. While we are glad to read that you appreciated our service, we regret our breakfast did not meet your approval. We pay attention to all of our guest feedbacks, as this helps us keep improving the quality of service. Your... More 

Singapore
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75 reviews 75 reviews
61 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights and i must say I will want to be returning. The hotel has a nice lobby with very grand furnishing. The lobby fragrance was a little overpowering for me though. Hotel staff was impeccable when it comes to service, courtesy, almost every staff speaks Japanese. I see a large portion of Japanese guests. On 1 evening,... More 

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Mr. SporeSamSeng, Thank you very much for choosing San Want Residences Taipei and for posting such an extensive and informative review. We are delighted to know you have enjoyed many aspects of our hotel during your stay, but we are most pleased to read that our service was described as “impeccable”. Regarding the midnight surcharge issue, you are correct... More 

Maastricht, The Netherlands
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Very good hotel, excellent room and eye for detail. Eg the room came with a standard built in EU electrical socket. Bottled water was complimentary. Good breakfast, and for those that lile Chinese food for breakfast there is more than enoigh choice. Location is in the heart od the city.

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Public_Relati0ns, 公關經理 at San Want Residences, responded to this review

Dear Mr. JP, Thank you for choosing San Want Residences Taipei and for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. We are thrilled to read how much you had enjoyed your room and breakfast. Our location, as you mentioned, is in the heart of Taipei city. There are two MRT stations in walking distance, along with various shops and restaurants nearby. Our... More 

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Address: No.128 Section 1, Nanjing East Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan
Location: Taiwan > Taipei
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — San Want Residences 4*
Number of rooms: 81
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San Want Residences Taipei
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Taipei
#6 Family Hotel in Taipei
#10 Business Hotel in Taipei
#11 Romantic Hotel in Taipei

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