Hotel Bayview
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Hotel Bayview

No.10 Mingtan Street, Sincheng Township, Xincheng 97143 Taiwan
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#1 of 9 hotels in Xincheng
4.3 of 5 bubbles
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Welcome to Hotel Bayview, your Xincheng “home away from home.” Hotel Bayview aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year.

Nearby landmarks such as Jing Sih Jing She (2.4 mi) and Tzu Chi Foundation (2.6 mi) make Hotel Bayview a great place to stay when visiting Xincheng.

Rooms at Hotel Bayview offer a flat screen TV and air conditioning providing exceptional comfort and convenience, and guests can go online with free wifi.

Free breakfast will also help to make your stay even more special. If you are driving to Hotel Bayview, free parking is available.

While in Xincheng, you may want to check out some of the restaurants that are a short walk away from Hotel Bayview, including Mumin Homemade (0.0 mi), Mu Ming Restaurant (0.0 mi), and Bao Xian Lou Seafood Restaurant (0.0 mi).

If you’re looking for something to do, Xincheng Hai'an (1.1 mi) and Chihsing Lake Yuanyue Farm (0.0 mi) are a nice way to spend some time, and they are all within walking distance of Hotel Bayview.

Hotel Bayview puts the best of Xincheng at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wifi
Free breakfast
Bicycles available
Shuttle bus service
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Breakfast buffet
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Air conditioning
Private balcony
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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No.10 Mingtan Street, Sincheng Township, Xincheng 97143 Taiwan
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GK wrote a review Jan 2020
Singapore524 contributions150 helpful votes
+1
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hotel Bayview is a great hotel to stay in, especially if you are English speaking guests. Juan (hotel staff) speaks great English, and he replies your queries very promptly. The hotel staff are all very friendly, and are very willing to help you.

My wife and I purchased something wrongly in the city, and when speaking to Juan about it, he not only found the exact location of the store, he also helped make arrangements for us to get there and then to the Hualien station.

The hotel is not new (as most hotels in this area), but it is clean and maintained properly. It is located next to the beach area, and there is a convenience store nearby. It is a nice place to relax and chill. You can also book local tours through them (e.g. Taroko Gorge), and they can give you advice on what to do, where to go, and what to eat.

The hotel is not near the Hualien city center, and cost about NT$250 to get there by taxi. It also cost about the same amount to go to the Hualien train station. They provide a complementary transfer to and from the Hualian station between 8am to 8pm for arrival and departure.
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Date of stay: December 2019
4.0 of 5 bubblesValue
4.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Room Tip: Choose the rooms with a sea view
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James M wrote a review Jan 2021
Monterrey, Mexico173 contributions128 helpful votes
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Free pick up/drop off to the train station. Staff was very friendly, although we didn't actually need anything. Beach side views are great, but they turn the bed sideways for some reason. Rooms were on the smallish side, but not too cramped. The neighborhood has tons of little nooks and crannies to explore.. lots of hidden spots.
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Date of stay: December 2020
4.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Room Tip: seaview, but it can get windy.
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Pauline A wrote a review Nov 2014
Singapore, Singapore36 contributions32 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
This hotel is located just beside the ocean. It is nice to wake up to a great view of the ocean (try to book the room with ocean view if it is available). It is a short walk to the pebble beach and the hotel provides bikes for guests' use free of charge. It is about 15mins away from the Hualien station. The hotel provides free pick up and drop off from and to the station(you have to let the hotel knows beforehand). It is a distance away from the city but you can easily take a cab from and to the hotel.

The hotel's breakfast spread is quite good, comprising of some hot food like porridge and bun as well as sandwiches and fruits. It also has a cafe with biscuits, coffee and tea that guests can access anytime they feel like having a snack or drink. There is a great variety of biscuits in the cafe and they are really yummy.

The service provided by the hotel are great from start (before check in) to end (drop off at train station). The fantastic service starts when I start liaising with the hotel on the queries that I have ie. What time I have to leave the hotel if I book the 845am train etc. Juan answered all my queries patiently and professionally. When my friend and I were at the cafe, one of the friendly hotel staff chatted with us and she provided us with some good recommendations. The staff who drove us to the train station after we checked out was polite and friendly. He was helpful and helped to load and unload our luggages and stroller to and from the van. I recommend this hotel for the great service provided by the staff.
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Date of stay: November 2014
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krisbsf wrote a review Nov 2013
SF112 contributions105 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
I found this hotel from Tripadvisor and thought I'd give it a shot, seeing all the wonderful reviews. I'm so glad I did! From this location, we got to see both ocean and mountain of Taiwan from Hualien. I reserved an ocean view room 6 weeks ahead of time as it does get booked up quickly. A few weeks later, my parents decided they wanted to join us in Hualien at the same hotel. I tried to reserve a room for them but there were no vacancy. Not knowing the area well, and wanting my parents to at least stay at a nearby hotel, I emailed Hotel Bayview for some recommendations. Juan was the one who responded immediately to help relieve my distress. He told me they had only one room left but it had two double beds. My parents only needed one so he only charged us the price for a regular room. He also said our rooms will not be on the same floor but he would try to rearrange as the date came closer. I'm so immensely grateful for Juan's generous offer and assistance. Not only was he responsive, he was a problem-solver and went above and beyond expectations. To be fair, he also offered to recommend other hotels nearby if we did not like his suggestion. I took his offer as it was the best possible arrangement.
We arrived early before the check-in time. A complimentary shuttle picked us up at the Hualien train station. The ride is about 10-15 min. Since we were early, the friendly hotel staff kept our belongings until the rooms were prepared. In the meantime, they gave us free tickets to the Bonito Museum located within walking distance (10 min?) We were skeptical at first but were quickly educated on how bonito is made, along with all the different stages of preparation it goes through before it ends up on our table. Not to be missed (for once) is the gift shop. Lots of products made with quality ingredients at reasonable prices. Taste testing allowed us to go wild trying all the different fish products. Another exceptional product was their mochi - simply THE best brown sugar mochi we have ever tasted. It's freshly made daily so it has the perfect chewiness to it. We bought a whole shopping cart worth of stuff. At checkout, they asked for our museum tickets to be redeemed for discount on the total price. What a nice little surprise! We got the tickets for free from the hotel, but if you were to pay it's about $50NT per person.
Back to the hotel- the rooms are big, clean, and modern. We had a big window offering sweeping views of the ocean/beach. My parents were switched over to the same floor in a room across from ours (with a mountain view.) I really appreciated how the hotel went the extra mile to accommodate for our needs and thus contributed to making a special and memorable vacation for our rare family gathering.
The bathroom is also large, clean, and updated. I loved the rain shower head and thoroughly enjoyed my shower time. Soap, shower caps, toothbrushes, towels are all provided.
The water bottles are complimentary and they replace them daily. We also got comfy quality slippers to wear inside the rooms.
We checked on the Internet for sunrise time and got up just in time the next day to see the sun emerge from the ocean. It felt peaceful, yet energizing, to watch the sky light up in gold and orange. While we were next to the ocean, we did not go onto the beach since it was covered with pebbles instead of sand. What we did do is ride on the free bikes offered by the hotel to check out the immediate surroundings. My mom said she hadn't ridden a bike in half a century so she was apprehensive. She opted for a child's bike but it fit her perfectly. She hopped on it and immediately began pedaling. We rode along the coast on the bike/walking trail. There were a few stairs along the way but the built in ramps for the bikes made it easy for us to walk our bikes up the stairs to continue our journey. It was raining (not very hard, on and off) when we were biking so there was hardly anyone else there besides us. My mom thoroughly enjoyed herself and told me this is one of the best vacations ever. I guess it doesn't take much to please her but I think she felt good that she was able to ride the bike which made her feel 50 years younger. On the way back she rode ahead of everyone else. What a daredevil!
We looked forward to breakfast. Both eastern and western breakfast styles are offered with a good variety of choices. Quality tea bags and freshly brewed coffee from the coffee machine are not to be missed if you just want to take a break in the Cafe area. It was a good place to sit and chat, sip coffee/tea, and munch on the complimentary biscuits, crackers, and cookies offered at the self-service tea/coffee bar. We really did feel like we were in Greece sometimes, on the banks of the Aegean Sea (when there is sun.) Again my mom mentioned how wonderful and relaxing this vacation has been.
The hotel staff also helped us call taxis to go to Taroko Gorge National Park. We spent a whole day with our driver and we truly loved him. He offered impeccable service and truly tried to connect with us even though we would not see him again after that day. Please email me if you want the name and number of the driver. The driver's dad is also a taxi driver. He drove us to and fro the Hualien downtown area. Equipped with iPads and smartphones, they are easy to contact and give accurate ETA to our pick up location. The only thing is I'm not sure how versed they are in English. I'd assume the son (in his 30's) would be able to communicate better.
Check out was easy. They would drive us back to the train station if necessary but we didn't need it.
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Date of stay: October 2013
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled with family
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xumbie wrote a review June 2011
Singapore, Singapore44 contributions26 helpful votes
2.0 of 5 bubbles
I stayed at the hotel room, Ocean View with balcony for 4 people on 15th and 16th June.

From the booking process, I was advised to fax my credit card particulars to them for the payment process - such a insecure process.

The hotel transfer was able to make last minutes changes to fetch me from Hualien Mac instead of the train station. That is the only good thing I have about the hotel transfer (more to be explained later). The driver was not 'social-able' at all and we spent most of the time in silence.

The check-in was expected too. We were unable to check in before 3pm (We reached at around 2.30pm), reason given was that the room was not ready. But, the check-out time is 11am, more than ample time for the hotel staff to clean up the room. So we had to leave our luggage with the hotel as we have decide to go for a cycling trip.

The hotel offer free baggage storage services. However, I would rather you do not take it up. The baggage is stored at the 'dining area', was off the sight of the main desk (although even if they placed in it front of the front desk, there will be no one there anyway). I was shocked when they us to the 'dining area' to retrieve our luggage. During the next day breakfast, I saw another group of luggage over there, anyone could just pull away the luggage and exit via the rear exit.

As mentioned by reviewers, the bicycle rental was free. The bikes were of fairly good quality - decent enough to cycle. We returned our bike late (after 6pm) but the bike 'uncle' was still there waiting for us =D. Point to note is that he didn't inform us to return the bike before 6pm in the first place, I think we only signed on a form written in Chinese.

The hotel room was good. Hotel staff gave us a morning call when they noticed we have not came down for breakfast.

The most disappointing point was that the front desk was not manned 24 hours. This is the least that is expected from a HOTEL. When we went down to the front desk on more than 3 occasions, there was no one manning it. A phone call to the receptionist was also not answered. We tried to borrow a torch light on one occasion and it was also not functioning (what happen if there was an emergency). On the second night, we were unable to return to our room because no one was at the front desk and our room card was with them. It has caused a great inconvenience to us!

The person manning the front desk in the wee hours gave me the impression that he was not very knowledgeable about the procedure and keep on mentioning that the details are found on the website when questioned.

Best way to enjoy this hotel is to have your own means of transportation, if not the cab fare is painful.

Even when I tried to check-out of the hotel. No one was at the front desk! What a way to end the hotel stay.

In all, my greatest disappointment was no one manning the front desk. This means that it is easily accessible by anybody. This puts the safety of guests at risk as strangers may have access to the door passes.

This is something that the hotel MUST improve on, I emphasis HOTEL and MUST. 24 hours manning of front desk and proper storage of guests baggage. Service standards can be improved. I would not say it's bad, I would just say average and nothing more. Else, you can remove the word HOTEL.

Do note that there is no WIFI except on the ground level but LAN points are available.
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Date of stay: June 2011
2.0 of 5 bubblesValue
4.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
1.0 of 5 bubblesService
4.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Room Tip: Do not get a balcony room in summer! Mozzie alert!
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myfoodlady wrote a review Oct 2015
Singapore143 contributions124 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
We have a night stay in this family run Hotel or should I said "Minsu" when we were in Hualian and we regretted that only have one night as it really nice and the owner and staffs are very friendly and warm. We booked a family room which located at level 3, the room is spacious and the room has a balcony that facing the pacific ocean. We really enjoy the sea-view, my wife and I really enjoy drinking at the balcony, it also a good spot for photo taking the sun rise and sun set, however it happened to be a cloudy day when we stay at the hotel. A bit disappointed for us, but the seaview is still awesome to us. Although it a Minsu, the breakfast spread is a buffet style which quite a great variety.

The only cons of this hotel(Minsu) is the location is far away from the city area. Based on my understanding, the hotel owner will fetch you from/to Hualian Train Station if you book a room from their hotel, however we did not use this free shuttle service as we have hired a driver to fetch us around during our tour in Taiwan. FYI, there are not much shops around the hotel and if you wish to go to the city area or night market, you need to call a taxi. The hotel staff is able to help you to call a taxi ( there is no taxi around the hotel at night) and the fare from the Hotel to the city area is about NT200.

Please make it an effort to the beach which just a stone throw distance, the beach is clean and the beach is made of pebble/stone which you can found different shape of nice pebble/stone. My children took quite a lot for their collection. You can rent a bicycle from the hotel owner which is free to cycle around the coast. Awesome experience as the sea breeze blowing at you while you cycle.

We definitely will go back to stay at the hotel again as my family love the hotel very much. Please give me a helpful vote if my review able to help you.
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Date of stay: November 2014
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
4.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
4.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled with family
Room Tip: Ask for higher floor for better view
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theway02 wrote a review Oct 2016
New York City, New York46 contributions102 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
I have never written a TA review while still staying at a hotel but this family owned hotel is so amazing that I can't afford to forget posting after going back home.

Everyone at the hotel is polite and helpful but Juan really went out of his way to make every guest feel welcomed and well looked after. He responded promptly to all my enquiries and room changes. He felt bad we arrived outside of the regular pick up hours so he personally dropped us off downtown the next day and showed us all the best spots to eat. He booked Miss Wu for our east coast tour (we highly recommend her if you speak Chinese. She is knowledgeable and sincere.) And finally he recommended two really great restaurants to us - one of them a mere two minute walk from the hotel, without a menu, eight courses of phenomenal home cooking in a quirky shack by the sea and the other one on our way back from east coast, set in a Japanese house with a traditional garden and carp pool deep in the mountains, the kind of place only locals know about. The hotel provides bikes from 6am onwards which is convenient if you want to take a ride before breakfast.

And of course a delicious breakfast spread - mostly Chinese food but with enough choices for a western palate - general cleanliness, comfortably firm bed, crisp sheets and a super water pressure that you should accept from any good hotel are in abundance here and then some.

We stayed for three days, four nights. You need one full day in taroko gorge - ask the hotel to book you a guide they know all the best taxi drivers, one day for east coast (shitiping and moon cave are our favorites). Take a bike ride, spend some time at the night market and grab a snack at this little local eatery called the bomb spring onion pancake with an egg.
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Date of stay: October 2016
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled with family
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mahler_qs wrote a review Dec 2014
Singapore, Singapore32 contributions59 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hotel Bayview is situated along qixingtan beach, a beach with specular view of the ocean and fantastic bike trail to the city centre. Bike rental is available FOR FREE for hotel bayview tourists who wish to cycle all the way to town while enjoying the rural scenic of the small fishing town. Cycling along the coast is refreshing as you will see people fishing and see nature at its finest. You may cycle past some army camps, wine factories, stone blasting factories which will inject some slight modernisation to the antiquity of the once fishing village of Hua Lien.

Hotel service is excellent. The humble hotel owner is always around at the reception area, greeting, following up or bidding farewells with hotel stayers. Room standard and cleanliness is tip top. Fussy stayers can be assured of that. You can also see that the hotel staff uphold their service standard to the highest. Free breakfast served are delicious and even the free tidbits provided are specially brought in from other county for hotel stayers to enjoy. Highly recommended to people who wish to get out of the bustling city and enjoy the tranquillity of mother nature.

The hotel also provides cab chartering service for hiring. We had a wonderful time with our recommended cabbie, Mr Peng (+886 921 951002) who brought us around hua lien at a lower price as compared to the other contacts provided by friends. Overall, it was an enjoyable stay. I will definitely be back!
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Date of stay: December 2014
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Mikael999 wrote a review Aug 2014
Shanghai, China256 contributions46 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Location of the hotel is right by the sea side which gives you great view of the sunrise (first time in my life I witnessed a sunrise on the sea and it was amazing from our balcony). Hotel offers free of charge bicycle so you can go along the bay. It's a bit outside the city but easy accessible by taxi (around NT$ 200). Free pick up and drop off at the train station can be organized. Breakfast was surprisingly very good with large choice even for a foreigner like me. Finally, special comment on the kindness and helpfulness of the staff which made our reservation and stay pretty awesome.
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Date of stay: July 2014Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Contraidentukl wrote a review Feb 2013
San Francisco, California35 contributions34 helpful votes
+1
5.0 of 5 bubbles
My girlfriend and I stayed here for two nights when we made the trip from Taipei to visit Taroko Gorge. I was very pleased with my stay from start to finish. I will look to stay here again if I ever return to Hualien.

Booking and payment:
Before arriving in Hualien, I had some trouble finding a room and using the booking system because it was in Chinese. I emailed the hotel, and Tony helped clear up a question I had about availability and also sent me a link to the English version of the booking site so I could post the 30% deposit for my room. I paid with a Visa card without any issues. I was also able to pay the balance with a Visa when I checked in.

Staff and service:
The majority of the staff speak limited English, but well enough to handle most inquiries. A couple staff members are fluent in English and are extremely helpful. I have nothing but good things to say about the service.

Transport:
The price of the hotel room includes a pick up and drop off at the train station. Let the hotel know what time your train arrives a day in advance and they'll send a van to meet you at the station.

Check in:
I arrived at noon, and check in is at 3pm. That was not a problem because we wanted to explore the area and get some lunch. We put our bags into storage, took a couple of bikes, and went on a short ride along the beach.

Check out:
Check out is at 11pm. Our train left at 2:50pm, so when we checked out we put our bags into storage, hung out in the cafe area, and walked to get lunch nearby. We were planning on taking the bikes out to spend the afternoon on the beach, but it rained all day.

The Area:
The hotel is about 15 minutes away from the city-center, and we were ok with that because we came from Taipei and wanted some peace and quiet. It's simple to get a taxi to and from the city if you want to try a restaurant there or explore the city - the hotel will arrange a taxi for you.

There are several other hotels being built in the area, so soon there will be other options in the event this hotel is sold out.

Room:
The room wasn't large - ours reminded me of a cruise ship, but with a normal size bathroom. That said, it had plenty of space to store luggage and move around. We had a honeymoon suite on the 5th floor with a balcony. A room with a balcony is definitely worth it to see the sunset and sunrise, as well as to listen to the waves at night.

Taroko Gorge tour:
The hotel arranged a taxi for us for NT$2,200 + NT$500 because we wanted to go to the cliff site. The extra NT$500 was worth it - beautiful sites. The hotel was also kind enough to give us ponchos for the water curtain cave, and they also offered to give us a torch, but I brought one with me. We were lucky that we split a cab with a couple Malays who spoke Chinese, but the driver spoke basic English and it would have been enough to give instructions as we went from site to site had we not had our Malay friends. We stopped at a rest stop for a NT$ 200 set price lunch, which was pretty bland. There is a buffet style lunch option at another place, but it is more expensive. Alternatively, you can pack sandwiches, breads, and snacks from the Family Mart. In terms of tour pricing, I think if you're within 10% of this price range it should be the right price given inflation. We did end up tipping our cab driver and paying an even NT$ 3,000 because we went over the 8 hour allotment and he did not charge us extra.

Dining options:
1. There is a western restaurant called the Goat Ranch to the right of the hotel when facing the ocean. Interestingly enough, I didn't see any signs in English for it. It's on google maps, and you can identify it by the pink staircase leading up from the bike path, the faint smell of an old farm, or from the wood and glass building. We didn't eat here because we're not really into eating western food while overseas, nor paying the higher prices (a prior review quoted about $15/person)
2. There is also a seafood restaurant to the right of the hotel when facing the ocean. You can walk there in less than five minutes. It's small and easy to miss - we biked right by it. If you have a hard time finding it, look for the bathroom on the bike path. The restaurant is behind it and it has a couple old fishtanks in front of it. We ate here twice, and it was about $10/person.
3. Walking out the front entrance of the hotel away from the ocean, there is a local eatery across from the temple and the Family Mart. You can identify it by the picnic table seating out front. If you sit down, the owners will bring you a menu to fill out. The menu is all in Chinese, but I got the menu mostly translated and I'll post a picture. You can sit outdoors or indoors, including the huge wooden plank table in the souvenir shop area. We ate here twice and it was about $8/person. It has the best fried rice I had in Taiwan.
4. There are food trucks and food stands along the beach in front of the seafood restaurant (#2). If you walk or bike to the left of the hotel (when facing the ocean), there is a man who sells Taiwanese sausage, and a few hundred feed past him there is a park area where about four food trucks sell typical Taiwanese street fare, fresh coconut, and roasted corn. We did not eat any of this food, but it is available for the more budget conscious traveler.
5. There is a Family Mart across the street from #3 if you want to buy pre-packaged foods.

Send me a message if you have any questions.
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Date of stay: February 2013
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Kelvin H asked a question Sept 2018
Singapore, Singapore1 contribution
Is there free wifi provided in the rooms?
Answer from juanlin79
Hualien City, Hualien
Yes, free wi-fi is available in all rooms.
Answer from Annisa A
Taipei, Taiwan17 contributions4 helpful votes
Hello! we were driving from Taipei so we didn't try their free pick up. However, I suggest you contact them via email to arrange your pick up from the station. They speak great English and very helpful. Hope you will have a great trip!
Answer from Titus1984
Singapore59 contributions15 helpful votes
it depends on the timing of the year. I went during the April, which is not the typhoon season so it is ok to do so. I understand from the owner during the typhoon season, typically April to early Nov, the wind and wave is pretty crazy. might not be able to keep it open all the time. hope it helps. else can drop them an email, they are very honest and helpful.
Grace T asked a question Feb 2017
Singapore, Singapore181 contributions29 helpful votes
does the hotel offer day trip to taroake gorge?
Answer from lowx0002
21 contributions18 helpful votes
yes, you can ask them to help recommend drivers when you reach.
James M wrote a tip Jan 2021
Monterrey, Mexico173 contributions128 helpful votes
4.0 of 5 bubbles
"seaview, but it can get windy."
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GK wrote a tip Jan 2020
Singapore524 contributions150 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Choose the rooms with a sea view"
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bradstow2 wrote a tip Dec 2018
Mishima, Japan240 contributions179 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Ask for a room with a balcony, facing the sea"
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Annisa A wrote a tip Apr 2018
Taipei, Taiwan17 contributions4 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Choose the one with sea view and a balcony, it worth every penny! :)"
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SimonKhaw wrote a tip Aug 2017
Singapore, Singapore5 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
"Get one of the rooms with a sea facing view for the sunrise."
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PRICE RANGE
AU$84 - AU$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
TaiwanHualienXincheng
NUMBER OF ROOMS
42
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HOTEL BAYVIEW (AU$84): 2024 Prices & Reviews (Xincheng, Hualien) - Photos of Hotel - Tripadvisor

Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Bayview
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Bayview?
Nearby attractions include Taroko Gorge (6.9 km), Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto) (6.2 km), and Chishingtan Scenic Area (2.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Bayview?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Bayview?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Bayview?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Bayview?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Bayview?
Conveniently located restaurants include Salt Lick, Dos Tacos, and Gongzheng Baozi.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel Bayview?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Gangtiangong (5.0 km), Shen'an Temple (7.1 km), and Cihuitang (7.1 km).
Does Hotel Bayview have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbour view available here.
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