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Formosa Backpackers Hostel

206 Jian Guo Road, Hualien City, Hualien, Taiwan, Distance from city centre: 35.6km

Rating: 79% from 8 reviews

  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 87%Staff
  • 77%Security
  • 77%Cleanliness
  • 75%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 70%Facilities

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  • The hostel was a bit hard to find since their sign isn't very noticeable. We got there at night and the hostess was kind enough to text me to confirm my arrival time. She was a very pleasant woman to deal with, who was also kind enough to save our luggage for a few hours and also give us directions to a street with many restaurants. The beds were very comfy. I didn't like that the fan and AC didn't have controls inside our room, but besides that it was good.
  • 86%
  • 14 Feb 2015 Nelson Dominican Republic
  • not bad but not good. if u want stay there u should check about facilities use phon call. cuz some facilities and service are different with hostels.com infor. and don't expect bar.
  • 57%
  • 26 Jan 2015 jonglyol
  • Great value for little money! Very clean and nice hostel in walking distance from the city centre.
  • 91%
  • 08 Nov 2014 Leonie Germany
  • + in the hostel is a bar and an english library. if you like you can book several daytrips directly in the hostel. - we had no window in our room.
  • 89%
  • 11 Aug 2014 Anonymous Germany
  • Staff is very kind and showed good information for our trip. Room was excellent. The shower was cold. It was little bit uncomfortable but all of the other things were excellent!!
  • 97%
  • 14 Jul 2014 HARUKA
  • Stayed in either 2B or 2C and the room was really dirty. Rooms weren't swept and there was hair all over the carpet, on the floor, and even on the beds assigned to us! (Meaning they didn't change the bedsheets after the guests left) Really disappointed with our stay here as the ventilation is bad and the air con wasn't turned on for us the second night!!!!! (No idea why) common Room area was really hot and humid. Hostel staff wasn't able to give us much info about hualien either
  • 46%
  • 13 Jul 2014 Anonymous Singapore
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