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Fun Taipei Hostel

Hostelworld.comUSD 27*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The principal reason I recommend this hotel is because I had been well-accommodated by the hostel's staff, Kristy and Alice (then one email from Angel), from my inquiry to the end of my family's stay (totaling 30 email exchanges) in this quiet little hostel. I was so worried for my little sister who decided to take 3-day vacation in Taipei...

Thank Yeng C
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Even though there is lot of option for good hostel in taipei, I always stay at Fun Taipei hostel everytime I'm back to Taiwan/Taipei. Centrally located in Shilin area, just 5 min walk by to shilin night market and find cheap food street, this hostel has made me fall in love with them since my first night. Karen, the manager,...

Thank Elizabeth S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We stayed here @Fun Taipei Backpackers for a week just recently! Found the place from HostelWorld and my friends and I love it! Mostly because the location is so conveniently near to Jiantan MRT and ShihLin Night Market! Price-wise is pretty alright, about 200NTD/RM 50++ per person. Our room has 2 mattresses and even a sofa bed where we took...

Thank VoguelyVivien
Incheon, South Korea
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This hostel is super near the Jiantan Stn. it takes 1-2minuites just walk across the crosswalk from station and easily to find it. Most of good point of this hostel is located in Shirin night market, so I looked market around every night. Everything was pretty clean inside and kindless staffs also made me satisfied, but the narrow shower room...

Thank 보람 이
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2016

It may be noisy or rowdy when you go outside but it's definitely peaceful inside the hostel and the rooms are clean. However, there are no group activities, like walking tours or pub crawls. The front desk is usually left unmanned but it's really great that they wait for you, else, they provide instructions on how to find the hostel...

Thank iamglobalboy
Taichung, Taiwan
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Great location within 5 mis walk to shilin night market, but a bit difficult to find in the begining. Facilities are great as they are seperate living room, toilet, bedroom, really comfy stay, worthy for the price!

1Thank Verna_Hsu
Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This little hostel surprised us as the modern interiors and bedsheets are perfect. The location is awesome because it is right at the centre of Shilin Market. So whenever the guest feels hungry or want to do some shopping, the excellent marketplace is just below the hostel. I am also impressed with the distance from the metro station, which is...

Thank zantiwanti
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Cozy little apartment to stay in. Conveniently, each bunk bed has a privacy screen to pull down and a little shelf to store some things on. There is a simple breakfast available (bread/toast, jam, peanut butter, chocolate spread, fresh fruit, and tea/cocoa). Everything is very clean, the wifi is fast, and the staff is very friendly and helpful. The location...

Thank Isa W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Second time I have been here and I absolutely love it as it feels like I am really living in a flat and am part of Taipei rather than a tourist. It has everything I need like a TV, DVD player , fridge , private bathroom and even a reading window seat! And what a location!

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Its a place to consider for budget traveler's like me. The room is clean and comfortable. The location is quite close to one of the famous night market in taiwan which is the Shilin Night Market where you can find local food as well as shopping for shoes , clothes and cell phone accessories. Just to name a few. Besides...

Thank Jesmine T

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Fun Taipei Hostel is just less than 1 minute walking from Shilin Night Market and the Metro Jiantan station Exit #1 on the red line. It is right in the heart of Taipei City and easy to go any famous spots of Taipei city such asYangmingshan National Park, National Palace Museum, Beitou Hot Spring Resorts ,Ximending, Longshan Temple, Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, Danshu, Taipei 101, just to name a few.From Jiantan MRT Station you may go 5minutes to:Bus stop of Yangmingshan National Park/National Palace Museum/Keelung/Taichung (Jiantan Station), Chiang Kai-Shek Residence (Shilin Station), SOGO department store with DIN TAI FUNG inside (Zhishan Station), Taipei fine Arts Museum (Yuanshan Station), Taipei Childrens Recreation Center (Yuanshan Station), Taipei Confucius Temple (Yuanshan Station).10minutes to:Shin Kong Mitsukoshi department store (Zhongshan and Taipei Main Station), Taipei Railway station (Taipei Main Station), Taiwan High Speed Railway station (Taipei Main Station), Taipei Bus Station (Taipei Main Station).15minutes to:Beitou Hot Spring Resorts (Xinbeitou Station), Ximending shopping district (Ximen Station), Office of the President R.O.C. (Xiaonanmen Station), Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall (Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall Station), Guanghua Electric Mall (Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station).20minutes to:Danshui River district (Danshui Station), Longshan Temple (Longshan Temple Station), LUXY Nightclub (Zhongxiao Dunhua Station), Room 18 Nightclub (Taipei City Hall Station), Taipei 101 (Taipei City Hall Station), Taipei World Trade Center (Taipei City Hall Station), Taipei Arena Ice Land (Nanjing E. Rd. Station), SongShan Airport (SongShan Airport Station).30minutes to:Taipei Zoo (Taipei Zoo Station) Shilin Night Market is the largest night market in Taiwan and a place you must to visit! In this big area, you can find food vendors and small eateries, and well-known online shops selling other nonfood items. In addition to the food court, side streets and alleys are lined with storefronts and roadside stands. Its open 365 days a year. Things to note and highlight facilities:*Elevator.*Check-in time is 2pm, Check-out time is 12pm by noon.*Check-in by appointment scheduled between 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.*There is no signage and no 24 hours reception.*Valid International Passport is strictly required to present for check-in.*KFC, 24 hours foot massage and convenience store are just down stair.*Starbucks, movie theater, bowling, pool room, Gym, swimming pool, 24 hours supermarket, 24 hours restaurant and fruit shop just block away.*Travel info center fm 11am to 8pm is just across the road at Exit #1.*Bus Stop for Taichung and Keelung is available at Exit #2.*FREE drinking water, toast, jam, oats, coffee and tea. *FREE shampoo, shower gel, detergent, WiFi, adaptors, hot waters, slipper and hair-dryer. *Washing machine and Coin-operated dryer are available.*Work & Stay Fun Taipei Hostel is a clean, comfortable and cozy place to stay during your short-term or long-term vacation. No lockout or curfew, you can spend your evenings in night market or hanging out with others travelers in the common area. Welcome to Fun Taipei Hostel! ... more   less 

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Address: Wenlin Rd., Shilin District, Taipei 111, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Taipei > Shihlin District
Price Range: $16 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“If you travel couple, they provide private room with budget price.”
elizabethsQ5560QA, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Families who prefer to have a room to themselves should ask for the apartment behind McDonalds. Friends/ people who enjoy meeting strangers and living together, choose the share house.”
elisaa104, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Pick a room away from the main street if you are a light sleeper.”
TravelsofCorina, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“As far away from the common room as possible”
twobigfeets, 3 Jul 2014 | Read review
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