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Taipei Hostel

F6, No.11 Lane 5, Lin Sen North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Hayward, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a very small single room for about five weeks so those staying in the dormitory part of the hostel may have slightly different experiences. This seems to be the most inexpensive hostel in Taipei. It has to be at least 40 years old too. Some of the bathrooms are in need of some repairs but they were... More

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Denver
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taipei Hostel is not located on a main street, which can make it harder to find initially. The location does help to keep the street noise to a minimum. Private rooms here with free wifi are a bargain when compared to a hotel room in the same area. If booking a room or space using the shared bathroom, bringing your... More

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Seongnam, South Korea
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I stayed here in January 2014. Initially it was VERY hard to find. If you take the airport bus to the Sheraton it's easy enough, but it's confusing because the hostel is in multiple buildings. The reception isn't on the ground floor, so it just seemed to be an apartment building once we went inside. It wasn't very clear where... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We stayed in a double room with ensuite bathroom in November 2013. These are my comments: Pros: 1) Good Location: Just a 5-minute walk to Shandao Temple MRT Station, which is one station from Taipei Main Station. 2) Cheap 3) Staff was responsive during booking Cons: 1) Poor Cleanliness: The room was not clean. The bed sheet and sofa were... More

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Osaka, Japan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

My girlfriend and I booked a double room for three nights, including New Years Eve, 7 weeks before our stay. Apparently that was too early, so we were asked to confirm within 4 weeks of arriving. When I emailed our confirmation more than 3 weeks before our stay, the reply was that the room was no longer available! They gave... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Location pro: near to Shandao Temple MRT, one to two minute walk. Location cons: located in a quiet corner which is quite hard to find. The small alley is dark at night. A bit scary and dangerous for girls. Room pro: Considered as cheap in Taipei, we chose the private room with a private bathroom. WIfi is good in the... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The hostel is a short walk to the Shendao Temple MRT, which is one stop away from the main station. A bus to and from the airport stops at the Sheraton hotel, which is also just a few steps from the place. I paid 300 NTD for a night at the mixed dorm, which felt like a private room because... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

The owner has a very bad attitude. Try to rip me of and told me that my room is given away to someone else because of a mix up. Showed me a family room the price was three times more expensive than the single room. Afterwards I said I would leave than rather to take the family room, she showed... More

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Hualien, Taiwan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I have stayed in this hostel for 3 times. It's good for young traveler. The location is very good,very close to Shandao temple MRT station. The staffs are friendly. The most important is they speak english. I stayed in private room, it has private bathroom. The room and bathroom are ok. However, I have a problem with the AC. It... More

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Antibes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

the staff are very friendly it is like having a home away from home and very trustworthy owner. i woke up late to catch the bus to airport so asked tony the owner best way to get there as i was running late the taxi was my only option. i was scrambling around with my flight details and Tony had... More

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Address: F6, No.11 Lane 5, Lin Sen North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
Location: Taiwan > Taipei
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