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Backpacker 41

No.41, Lane 261, Siwei 3rd Rd, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Im very very impressed with the cleanliness of the place! The cozy interior is very homey making u feel at home away from home. Highly recommended to all backpackers in Kaohsiung. :) - Maria Fernandez,Singapore

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Vientiane, Laos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

During my first backpacking trip in Taiwan Kaohsiung, happen to stumble upon this great hostel recommended by people in the forum. The location is easy to find, just a few minutes of walk from the metro station, nearby there is the shopping district. The room is exceptionally clean and cosy, great platform to know fellow backpackers and we even traveled... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Close to main shopping district. The whole building itself is pretty clean. Easy going staff, very helpful. The facility is also amazing, large social area and living room, also a full function kitchen.

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Xiamen, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Take the red line and get off at san duo stop, exit 1. The hostel is literally round the corner from a metro stop, so easy to find. There is a big shopping complex near by, and a very famous, popular hot pot restaurant. It is safe, clean, with enough social space to hang out in. Free access to the... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Tucked away in a lane just a few steps from Sanduo Shopping station in a really centric location with sightseens, transportation, shopping and food markets all around! It is clean, safe, nicely decorated and comfortable. Free wifi, no breakfast, towels included. Joanna manages the place splendidly, but the star there is her mom, a friendly woman, for whom english is... More 

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Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We stayed one night here. The host is nice and interesting. It is the house which you will like at first glance, especilly girls. The decoration is very cute and make people feel warm here. The room is simple but clean, also the bathroom. At night you can make conversations with travellers in the lodge downstairs. WIFI convers the whole... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

backpacker 41 is simply awesome. the common area makes u feel like home and the dorms are perfect, very big bed, nice linen, even with a balcony. bathroom and dorms are always neat and clean and it is located close to the MRT. there is a lovely breakfast place just in front of the hostel, go outside the door and... More 

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Mermaid Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

I loved this place! Spotlessly clean and modern but tastefully and artistically decorated with a true homely touch. Downstairs has a real apartment feel to it with a small kitchenette with free tea and coffee, a dining area, couch, tv and computers free for use. I stayed for 2 nights in the female dorm room. It was simple and clean... More 

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Hualien, T'ai-wan, Taiwan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

I stayed at the hostel for a night in a four beds dorm . The location is in the central of kaoshiung city and is very near to two luxious department stores. The hostel is newly built with comfortable atmosphere. In the first floor they offered 5 PC for people to use. Free wifi internet access was also avaliable, but... More 

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Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

Stayed in the dorm here for 3 nights. Location wise, it is located in the city area of Kaohsiung, and is just a 3 minutes walk from the MRT, making it very convenient for tourists. The place is very clean and well kept, and looks almost brand new despite having operating for 2 years already. There is wifi provided, but... More 

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