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The Twinstar Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.158 Section 4, Fuxin Road, East District, Taichung, Taiwan
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Ranked #66 of 196 Hotels in Taichung
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has a rather old facade. The lobby is fairly classy, making me think that the room wouldn't be that bad. However, once I located my room, the door was totally made of an unsightly metal. Upon entering the room, I noticed that the flooring was really bad, with a carpet that looked dirty and beige tiles here and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not sure why there are so many good reviews but I won't even give it a overall rating if I had a choice.Staffs there were not helpful and the ladies at the front desk were slightly impatient and cocky.We needed to carry our heavy luggage to the check in counter and to our hotel room(Quad room)We got the room 311.Wifi... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The beds are very hard to sleep on, the rooms are so small and very old. Asked for non smoking room, but was given a smoking floor and was told every floor same. We stayed in a triple room, but was given a room with 2 very hard queen bed, no place for opening our luggage. My advice is to... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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74 hotel reviews
225 helpful votes 225 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I booked 4 nights online. Upon check-in I was greeted by a friendly and exceptionally professional front desk staff. My room, on the 10th floor offered nice city views. For one person I had plenty of space - two twin beds (firm bed, comfortable duvet and pillows), fridge, hot water maker, flat screen TV, a large modern bathroom with lots... More 

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China
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52 hotel reviews
231 helpful votes 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Room fare was so cheap.480RMB for 2 nights.Free Wi-fi,free breakfast,spacious room which had one king size double bed and one queen size single bed.Can you imagine that.The starbuck and a big shopping mall just next to the hotel.The hotel is also very close to the railway station.Nice stay in the hotel.Staffs were hardworking and friendly.When I was taking the elevator,a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Had a similar experience as other travellers, in that we booked a room at the Enterpriser Hotel only to be moved to Twinstar due to non-functioning airconditioning (or so they claimed. Personally, I feel that it is a tactic to make Twinstar more well-known to tourists). The first room we were given had an odd smell, so we requested a... More 

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14 hotel reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I initially booked a room in the Enterprise, the sister hotel of this Twinstar. Both hotels are located at the back of the Taichung Train Station. However, upon checked in, I was told that the former client of my room had reported in that very morning that the room's hot water supply had a problem but the hotel would not... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

As usual, this hotel is full of china tourists. Upon entering the hotel, you can see that the lift is small and of course, slow. Location wise, it is located strategically at a good place where this is a shopping mall right next to the hotel. Room wise, when seeing the door, it shows that it is old and upon... More 

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alpharetta, georgia
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14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We are Americans traveling to visit our daughter in Taichung. We have never traveled abroad to an Asian country so wasn't sure what to expect. Twinstar was our visit experience with a Taichung hotel, spending 4 nights, on our 10 day visit to Taiwan. In general, it was a great experience other than 1. Beds were unusually hard 2. Surprisingly... More 

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Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
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8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Great location ..next to a rather huge shopping complex.. Mode Mall and Carrefour.Hotel clean.No problem with the beds.Breakfast ,like most Taiwan hotels is Taiwanese style..porridge, man tou and noodles

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Address: No.158 Section 4, Fuxin Road, East District, Taichung, Taiwan
Location: Taiwan > Taichung
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Twinstar Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 104
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