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No. 21, Alley 168, Lane 289, Guofu St., Hualien 970, Taiwan
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Echo villa
Ranked #2 of 920 Hualien B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents and I stayed 2 nights at the Stellar Attic from 1 to 3 Aug 2014. As mentioned by some reviewers, this minus is super popular and that makes booking a bit stressful. But it was totally worth it! We love the design of the minus, our room and most of all, the warm treatment that we received from... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed two nights in Echo Villa: one night in the Victoria room and the other in the Star Baka room; each with its own charm. The villa is decorated with fine Asian, European and vintage furniture and art, and is spotlessly clean. Kevin is a great host and his parents make a lovely breakfast which is served in your... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in the Star Baka room for one night and the Stellar Attic for one night. Each had its charm. The house overall was very comfortable. Kevin was a great host. He tried to be as helpful as he could (with his decent English). The one "problem" is that it cost about 200 TWD each way for a taxi... More

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San Francisco, California
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The design of the house is what attracts most people, glass house where you can see trees and skys. However, there are only few rooms with this view and you have to be lucky enough to book this room. And also, it is still kinda close to other houses which short of unexpected (thought its gonna be in the forest... More

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

I came to know about this minsu through a friend's recommendation, stayed 2 nights there, 1 night at 星巴卡 and 1 night at 普普风. The minsu owner and his new assistant came to pick us up from the train station. There was a train delay but they patiently waited. They received us with really warm smiles and are really friendly.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I wanted to try out a minsu stay in Taiwan and got to know about Echo villa through a blogger who posted her stay there. Its a very popular minsu which requires at least 2 months advanced booking if you want to stay in the glass rooms. I was lucky to have booked the small room for a night a... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Great villa and we feel like home away from home. As we came with our own transport, it is pretty easy to get here. We have two nights here and tonight is our first in the victorian style room located at the highest floor. There is a total of five villas here so make sure you reserve your villas well... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Had stayed for 4 nights with my family of 4. Peaceful place with fresh air. However I don't feel at home like what the feedback I'd read here before I'd booked. Guess all the positive feedbacks here had given me high expectations. I feel like am just staying in another hotel. The booking system is kinda crappy. It hang on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

My fiance and I spent two nights at Echo Villa in the Victoria room and Stellar Attic room. The rooms are filled up very quickly hence it is advisable to book as soon as the reservation window is open. The 招牌人物 of Echo Villa is known as 阿呈. Prior to our arrival, he has always been prompt and patient in... More

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Singapore, Singapore
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I booked a one-night stay at the Star-gazing Pavilion more than 2 months in advance, practically as soon as the room was available for reservation. Generally, rooms are open for online booking at least 2 months in advance, and always at the beginning of each calendar month. They have very few rooms, so it's all completely taken up faster than... More

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Address: No. 21, Alley 168, Lane 289, Guofu St., Hualien 970, Taiwan
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