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Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Good - 1. Strategic location, just 5 minutes away to from the mrt station and one station away from the taipei station 2. Cheap 3. Free Wi-Fi Bad 1. Shared hairdryer 2. Need to extra pay for air-con for double room (others I'm not sure ) 3. Dusty room, I doubt they never clean and check the room condition before...

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1Thank Ahfangs C
Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 13 July 2015

right next to a metro station, a cheap supermarket and budget eateries (also Artist Village and Huashan creative park). i stayed for a week in a dorm room, it was ok. aircon and hot water, wifi, fully equipped kitchen, a common room and a rooftop area. not a hilton, but everything i needed for the price (only 300 a night)

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Taipei Hostel I found to be a very good Hostel with regards to being a budget priced basic amenties, centrally located Hostel. I found the staff very helpful, friendly and willimg to assist in any matters that you may need help with. I stayed at this hostel for one Month and found the dorm rooms clean, comfortable and quiet with...

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1Thank Darren P
Nara, Japan
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I have been staying here for like a year, actually in a one of the dormitories though I'm working in Taiwan. Dormitories have windows and bathrooms which one of the staff always keeps sanitarily clean. They also have a public living room with sofas & TV & AC in summer, and a terrace where we can smoke and wash &...

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2Thank u_hey_2480
singapore
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Air-con only allowed to switch on between 11pm-7am. Room SMELLY due to poor ventilation. Toilet always not clean. Many leftover in the toilet eg. towels, soaps, shampoo, shavers etc. Cleaner did not clear them away. Overall it is an unhygienic place to stay. Far below expectation. Not even worth the cheap price of NTD300/night. Very rude staff.

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1Thank platinumSingapore
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 7 January 2015

good: free wifi, nice balcony, cheap price, the location is convenient as it is like 2 minutes to the subway,the common area is spacious with every basic utensil and furniture you need, they even have a few sofas, a small kitchen and computer, which is good for people who like to make new friends/cook/surf the internet bad: the sound proof...

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5Thank lima k
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

I had stayed here by Sept 2008 when I visited Taiwan for 2nd time. The price is really cheap TW600/room per nite sleep 2ppl. The washroom is on the outside of the room. The room is small space. Soundproof is poor. Air conditioning operated in certain time. Cleanness is ok. Location near to MRT station. Not suitable for family. Suitable...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 24 September 2014 via mobile

This is a review of both the Meeting Place Hostel and the Taipei Hostel. Meeting Place was my first of two hostels that we stayed in Taiwan. We left this one to go to Taipei Hostel because it was 50 cheaper per dorm bed. Both have good and "bad". 1st good at Meeting Place- great hostel vibe. Lots of cool...

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2Thank DONNA S
Hayward, California
Reviewed 4 August 2014

I stayed in a very small single room for about five weeks so those staying in the dormitory part of the hostel may have slightly different experiences. This seems to be the most inexpensive hostel in Taipei. It has to be at least 40 years old too. Some of the bathrooms are in need of some repairs but they were...

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Denver
Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

Taipei Hostel is not located on a main street, which can make it harder to find initially. The location does help to keep the street noise to a minimum. Private rooms here with free wifi are a bargain when compared to a hotel room in the same area. If booking a room or space using the shared bathroom, bringing your...

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Address: F6, No.11 Lane 5, Lin Sen North Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Taipei
Price Range: $20 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 42
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 of 5 bubbles salemnobody, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Book the private rooms as you can have control of the air-con in there and it's at a slightly higher price than the dormitory style room”
 of 5 bubbles Remnant91, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Own rooms are available and I stayed 4 nights in one, 600TWD a night. Dorm rooms only 300TWD a night and 10 beds to a room.”
 of 5 bubbles 787darrenp, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Nothing is good. Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles platinumSingapore, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“The bottom floor rooms will probably be cooler in the summer than the top floor.”
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