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YMCA International Guest House

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No.19 Hsu Chang Street, Taipei, Taiwan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We were a group of 9 on an international field trip, and YMCA International Guest House was wonderful for us. It had rooms for 3 people and you get discounts if you're a teacher (show ID upon check-in). We were in a hurry to get to the University we're visiting and they allowed to store our bags before we checked... More 

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Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

It is few minutes walk to Taipei Main Station. There are good eateries nearby. If you stay with teenage children, there is 10% discount. I have stayed here 3 times. This recent trip, they have changed bed to softer one. The toilet is renovated with powerful shower in an enclosure. Currently it is undergoing renovation, expected to complete in Sep... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Hotel is strategically located right across the taipei train station. There is a starbucks coffee shop right beside the hotel and several stalls selling street food right across it. The rooms are very clean. WIFI signal is strong in the room and there is a station on the 4th floor where you can get hot, warm or cold water Room... More 

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LaFayette, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

In the heart of downtown - great locale! Felt very safe, clean and well appointed rooms, right by the subway in pretty much every direction you go. Close to several wonderful stores, a grocery store and some wonderful local restaurants mixed in with chain restaurants that those less adventurous can enjoy. Wonderful attractions....I'm going back in a few months and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

It's very near to Taipei Station with quite a few eateries nearby too. It's cheap for a solo traveller, at least the cheapest I can find on hotel booking websites. Toilet had a smell of sewage after the door was closed for a whole night. For subsequent days, I left the door open and it got better. There is a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Actually, I kind of like this place and would stay there again if I heading Taipei on a solo trip (like I did before). Due to its religious link, there are certain house rules to follow and one of the things that don't quite my liking is the inflexibility shown when I tried to arrange to put up a big... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

In terms of location, it cannot get better than this 5-10mins walk from Hotel to Taipei Main Station (where Train and metro are located) and Taipei west bus station. The room was clean, a thermos flask and 2 cups were provided, there is a central water dispenser (cold, warm and hot water just outside the lift lobby area. Wifi is... More 

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Glenside, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Technology, cleanliness, fridge, bidette,and free wi-fi in great rooms 9th and 10th floors. Staff super helpful and even pulled out a first aid kit to bandage my knee after I slipped in the street. Two minute walk from major bus routes which stop in front of the central train station connecting all over the country. Food courts in malls, convenience... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The hotel is conveniently located near Taipei Main Station Mrt. There are many facilities near the hotel. Just below the hotel they have a restaurant. However, the hotel does not provide breakfast. It would be good if breakfast is provided. The hotel room that I stayed in was comfortable with room to move about after taking into consideration our luggage.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I love this hotel as it's centrally located and easy access to public transport. Almost every cab knows where is the hotel when you named ymca hotel. Use exit M5 from Taipei Main Station MRT to walk to the hotel. It takes less than 5 min. If you are one who shops for CDs, there are about 5 around the... More 

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