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Happy Family Hostel II

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Jul 31, 2017
“5 years ago it was probably ok”
Sep 2, 2015
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

The place is a bit old, which could be ok if only it was properly maintenced. The hostel is not clean - hair on the floor, funny smell in the shower, cracks on the double-room table, and in some of the corners the paint is...More

Thank Neta B
Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

The owner was very kind and gave us tips where we could find something to eat. The place is hard to find because it hasnt got a nice entrance or lobby which we were not expecting. The rooms are small, smell disgusting, are very dirty...More

Thank Jan O
Reviewed February 11, 2014

Happy Family is the best description of this Taipei Hostel! I have been lodging with John in HFH since 1985. Over the years John (and Mike) have been there with space and suggestions/recommendations every time I visit. Biking, Hiking, Bungee and great food all have...More

1  Thank Tom C
Reviewed December 24, 2012

This is a backpacker style hostel which is full of humanity. Both the owner John and helper Mike are so friendly that they claimed they let the last-minute tourist to stay in the living room w/o charges in late night. John also offer a low-floor...More

4  Thank debtdash
Reviewed December 11, 2012

The hostel is close to the Taipei Main Station and the bus terminal. You can get to anywhere in the city with a short ride. The service is excellent and the owner/manager is always here to help. Both John and Mike are very knowledgeable on...More

4  Thank Junxuz
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Taiwan > Taipei > Zhongshan District
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"Flexibility is key.. patience and planning with John to find a "better" room at the inn.."
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"Be sure to contact them before 11PM prior checking-in. No toiletries provided."
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