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Cozy Planet Hostel

8F.-2, No.331, Jhonghua 4th Rd., Qianjin Dist, Kaohsiung 801, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Wonderful, just wonderful. Our experience as a family that booked an entire apartment (roughly 8-10 separate beds) was amazing, mainly because of the impeccable customer service rendered by one of the hostel owners, Lulu. She was very patient with our late check-in (past 9pm) and even after receiving us and introducing the apartment, she very willingly briefed us about the... More 

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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

This hostel is just a 10-minute walk from the Central Park metro station. Not very centrally located but its proximity to the metro station makes it convenient enough to go to most of the attractions in town. It occupies two storeys, one on the 6/F and another on 8/F. I stayed on the 6/F and it was super super clean.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

This is my second time staying here and my reason to come back is good location (7min walk from MRT Central Park Station), reasonable room rates but more importantly, comfy room, clean bathroom and very friendly and helpful staff! Last time I stayed in a 2-bed mixed dorm for 2 nights (in 2011), I was really impressed by the room's... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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29 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

The location is great and the hostel's accurate directions even better! The hostel is cosy (as the name suggests) as the main area is like you've just entered the owner's living room. Loads of brand new guide books, maps and brochures to reference and computers to use. The fact that they offer free laundry is a real bonus and hassle... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

Pros- location was excellent , it was very near the train station and a fashion street called new jue jiang. Rooms were clean and comfortable.. Cons- The environment was very noisy! There was so much chattering, loud laughter and loud tv playing just outside our door; the thin walls didn't help much.. The noise begins at 830am and ends at... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

After 3 nights in Taipei, with my money running out, I was panicking about my final 2 days in Kaohsiung. After getting of the High Speed train from Taipei, I called Cozy Planet and spoke to Sam (I think that's his name). Sam was really helpful and gave me directions from the station. His English is perfect. I arrived at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

Regular travelers in Taiwan would probably agree with me in saying, Taipei and Hualien aside, that Taiwan, although having numerous plus points, lacks in infrastructure for budget orientated, non-Chinese speaking backpackers. So what a pleasant surprise to come across this wonderfully well-run, cheap oasis in the centre of Kaohsiung. Beginning with the organising before our arrival, to the directions, the... More 

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13 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

Only spent one night there, but impressed with the hospitality. I told Sam my expected arrival time. I forgot to print out my map, and at KaoHsiung airport, the visitor's information counter knew that place and advised me the correct metro station to alight. Just when I was staring at the vicinity map around the metro station to figure out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2011

Sam and Mark speak English and are very helpful. The place seems newly redone and it so clean and organized. There is a shared kitchen on the floor where I stayed and since it was off-season and quiet, I was upgraded from a dorm to a double room which I had to myself. The lounge area was comfortable with a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2011

Finding a hotel that meets your needs without spending a lot of money is difficult in Taiwan, even if you speak fluent Chinese. It's not that there aren't nice hotels out there, just finding them is difficult. My wife and I stayed in a private room here. Pros: Great location, close to shopping and a metro station Private rooms or... More 

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Address: 8F.-2, No.331, Jhonghua 4th Rd., Qianjin Dist, Kaohsiung 801, Taiwan
Location: Taiwan > Kaohsiung
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Number of rooms: 6
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