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Hello Backpackers

No.293 Shunxing Road, Hualien City, Hualien 970, Taiwan
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Taichung, Taiwan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Our whole trip to Hualien was memorable, and arriving at Hello Backpackers got us off to a great start! My friends and I had a great room and all agreed it was the best hostel at which we've stayed. A bathroom and patio area were both attached to the room, the beds were comfortable, and everything was clean and welcoming.... More 

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a private room with ensuite and couldn't believe how quiet it was. I had two extremely good sleeps here owing to the quiet but also the comfy bed and pillows. The bathroom was big and the shower was great with three different shower head options. There was AC, TV, fridge, jug of water, toothbrushes and towels, but... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

It was my first time to go on a solo trip and to try dorm style hostel. I had been worrying about the cleanness of the room and the bed mites in bed before the trip. However, hello backpackers was really nice and clean. It gives me a cozy home feeling. The interior decoration were simple and stylish. The toilet... More 

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Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The best hostel i have stayed at - The best staff (very helpful and friendly), best facilities (the beds were very comfortable, the bathroom was spacious and the entire hostel was very clean) - I couldn't recommend it more highly!

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Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Stayed 1 night in the 4-bed dorm in this hostel. The outdoor area in front of the hostel gives a very nice and cosy feeling.The inside of the hostel was also very pleasant. It is far from the Hualien train station thus you need to take a taxi to reach there. The hostel has arrangement with the local taxi. They... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

I was on a round-taiwan bike trip (900 km), and Hualian was my second last stop. Other backpacker hotels along the way were horrible in comparison, and Hello Backpackers was a breath of fresh air. The beds were nice and clean, the rooms were adequately air-conditioned, and the bathroom was the better than some 5 star hotels I've been in,... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

We wetnt to Hualien with much anticipation but when we arrived and saw Hualien town, it wasn't really anything to shout about - in fact, it was nothing more than a pitstop to Taroko Gorge. It was almost like a ghost town. But when we arrived at the entrance to Hello Backpackers (located only about 10mins away from the train... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012 via mobile

Stayed in another hostel on my first night in hualien solely for its location. Few bed bug bites later and I was out! Hello backpackers was increbile. Impeccably clean. Friendly owners, had the worst sunburn one has ever seen, the owner left a message that he had freshly cut aloe Vera in the fridge for me. It's not centrally located... More 

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