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King Shi Hotel

3.0 of 5 7F, No.142 Kum Mim Street, Taipei 108, 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
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mississauga, Canada
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97 reviews 97 reviews
21 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well lets say the pictures need updating. The hotel has been updated, while we were there they were painting the rooms. The hotel is located on the 7th and 8th floor. Staff were pleasant the roos were small and clean, the shower is very slippery even with shower mat. Beds are comfortable and wifi was good. The hotel location was... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The moment we stepped foot in the building, our initial thought was, "is this a hotel??!". So up we went to the 7F which is the reception area. The elevator was small and old but still working mighty fine. At the reception, we were greeted by a nice staff who immediately tended to our reservation and immediate additional room request... More 

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singapore
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210 reviews 210 reviews
41 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Having stayed in other budgeted hotels in Ximending such as Gosleep Hotel, Good Ground hotel, Teachers' hostel, etc, King Shi is my still my best choice in terms of cleanliness, friendliness and helpfulness. They also provide tours and airport transfer. Less attractive is the breakfast which is the same throughout but enough to fill a hungry stomach. This hotel is... More 

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Singapore
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

There was a foul smell in the room. Could also smell the opposite room smoking and requested the staff to request other guest not to smoke but the staff said that it can't be helped as they have no right to ask guest not to smoke. Remembered clearly that I requested for non-smoking room. The bedsheets weren't clean and concierge... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Located near Ximen mrt. The building of the hotel is very tired and the lift in a sorry condition. Since the hotel only occupied 7th and 8th floor, hotel guest are forced to use the same lift with the local residence. However, when we reach the lobby at 7th floor, its like entering a different world, the lobby and the... More 

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Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We chose this for 2 reason: 1) 2 king-sized beds that could accommodate 4 pax in a room, and 2) its quite (no noise from the street). The hotel is 2 or 3 starred hotel. Its located at a rather old buildings at 7th floor and 8th floor. The lobby is a bit dirty and old. Room is consider fair,... More 

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singapore
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210 reviews 210 reviews
41 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Located in 142 Kunming Street, less than 10 minutes from Ximen Mrt Station. Hotel sign board along the road is not very conspicuous and also in Chinese. If going to hotel, tell taxi 142 Kunming Street, they should be able to find the place. (I did it myself). Hotel room is located on the 7th and 8th floor of an... More 

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Singapore
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This affordable hotel is not for fussy customers. Located approximately 7mins walk to the Ximen Metro Station and the trendy Ximending, Amenities such as convenient stores, eateries and laundry shop are located near the hotel. Starbucks is just across the street. The hotel itself could use some refreshing. The room looks old and and not as clean in certain areas.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The hotel is located very near ximending, and there a 7 eleven, Family mart and even a laundry shop nearyby. I stayed in the family room with my other 3 friends and it was quite an okay experience. Simple breakfast that wasn't that didn't taste that great for us. But overall for the price, it was definitely worth it, it... More 

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Singapore
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

This hotel is located in a very convenient location....you can have breakfast, lunch till supper within the vicinity. 7 Eleven & Family Mart is just a few units away. All rooms were designed differently and the hotel is located close to the Ximen train station. Walking distances to many cafes and eateries. Room was clean and I have no problems... More 

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Address: 7F, No.142 Kum Mim Street, Taipei 108, Taiwan
Location: Taiwan > Taipei > Wanhua District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — King Shi Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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