I have stayed at the hotel on business for 6 weeks so far and will be back for another 5 weeks soon.
Hotel is reasonable with big clean rooms, very helpful staff (providing they can understand you but they always find someone who does). There are two restaurants in the hotel, the 'western' buffet and the Chinese restaurant, plus you can order food at the main bar. I would give the 'western' buffet a wide miss in the evenings. The Chinese restaurant is very good and so is most of the dishes from the bar menu.
In the mornings the 'Western Buffet' is okay for breakfast but we generally stick to toast, cereal and juices plus if you ask at the counter (where cereals are location) they will fry you an egg or two. We are there so much when they see our crowd and they send over eggs (and occasionally hash browns).
There is three bars in the hotel, but I have never seen any other one open apart from the one in reception area. There is a gym, squash court, swimming pool, spa and games/tv area. In the games area there is two pool tables and in a side room there is a ping-pong table. You can order drinks from the games area. The pool is closed from Dec to sometime in spring for maintenance as we were told people don't travel as much then. If you want to swim you need a swimming cap.
Local near to the hotel is lots of street food and some corner shops (family mart, 7-eleven etc) where you can buy a drink and sit outside and watch the scooters go by. Within walking distance there is a lot of shops and food outlets. This area is not very touristy so you wont find many English translated menus, so why not have fun with a mystery dish night. We did and it was fun.
Within 5 minutes taxi ride (cost $3 USD) you can get to Taoyuan central/downtown shopping area where there is a lot going on. There is lots of shopping on offer and for food we tried a few places in the shopping mall right next to train station. A few minutes away is also a great little pizza/wings place called The HOP, which is run by a bloke from Buffalo, NY.
Within 20/30 minutes taxi ride ($13-15) there is the TaiMall which is a high end shopping mall and has some great restaurants.
If you have the afternoon off and want to explore, try the Hǔtóushān Park which is within 5/10 minutes taxi ride. ($5).
Now this hotel is not at top of my list but we stay there as its closer to work and a good balance between a (short) commute and having options/things to do.
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