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    Monkey Surfing Backpackers Hostel

    No.5-1 Jinfeng Street, Hualien City, Hualien County 970, Taiwan
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          Reviewed December 27, 2015

          We were there visiting hualien and I spent a very cozy night with my boyfriend there. Great hot water system and a very clean toilet, sheets and blanket, i love the painting on the wall and also all the little decoration in the 1st floor....More

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          Reviewed August 23, 2015

          Comfortable, Clean and Quiet. We ended up extending our stay here coz of the Typhoon and the staff were very helpful and sweet. Was a bit hard to communicate with them in English but they were very patient and tried their best to answer our...More

          Thank Deepika C
          Reviewed July 26, 2015

          Convenient. Clean. Helpful staff. Chilled out drawing room. Loved it. Two thumbs up. Staff arranged a river tracing expedition for us. A must for fellow travellers. Staff helped us plan sight seeing trips around Hualien.

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          Reviewed July 26, 2015

          This is such a great hostel!! The beds are very comfy and clean and the living room and terrace are really nice and provide a relaxed and comfy atmosphere! I loved staying here! The owner is very nice and took me to the doctor when...More

          Thank Natalie B
          Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

          Monkey backpackers is a fresh easy going clean place well worth the money. You can walk from train station depending on how heavy backpack you have, about 1,4 km. Call before you arrive since the owner has two hostels and go between them. Owner speaks...More

          Thank Per R
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