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Fun Taipei @ Shilin Night Market

Wenlin Rd., Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan, Distance from city centre: 3.5km

Rating: 90% from 25 reviews

  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 87%Security
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 97%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

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  • I book fun Taipei hostel for my solo trip to Taiwan. It is very very assessible to shilin and jiantan station. the staff in charge ashley is very friendly. Really enjoyed my time there and even made a friend there. However, the toilet is very small!
  • 86%
  • 04 Feb 2015 Anonymous Singapore
  • one of my favourite hostels so far! Great way to meet people, very backpacker friendly and great staff
  • 97%
  • 14 Jan 2015 Anonymous Canada
  • Everything was excellent with this hostel except! Bed! Bugs! I was covered by bug bites at the end of my stay :( However, after alerting the staff, they explained the fumigation situation to me and bought me medicine for my bites. I would definitely stay again if they fixed the bug situation.
  • 86%
  • 21 Nov 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Had an amazing time at this hostel! Staff was super friendly and helpful... Alice in particular! I was impressed the very first night I arrived when she came out to meet me in the taxi to make sure I found the hostel entrance (which could have been tricky the first time!) This hostel is in a great location, right next to Jiantan MRT station which makes sightseeing around the city a breeze. It's also in the heart of shilin night market... Delicious fried Taiwanese delights at your doorstep!
  • 94%
  • 09 Aug 2014 Chelsea England
  • This hostel was really confortable to me while staying in Taipei!
  • 80%
  • 01 Aug 2014 Anonymous South Korea
  • Loved the location, right NEXT to Jiantan station and Shilin night market. The only problem I have with the hostel is that there are no black out curtains. Were on the 4th floor and the blinds have no way to blacking out the GIANT LED screen across the street. It was hard to fall asleep. Aside from that, the facilities are wonderful and the staff is especially great.
  • 94%
  • 26 Jul 2014 Anonymous USA
  • We stayed here for 4 nights and the experience was average. There was little interaction between the hosts (except some small talk with Alice) and us, unfortunately. The rooms and toilets are really small. It would be better if the trash was cleared more frequently in the living areas and toilets. As more guests checked in, it felt a little like a cramp house as there were so many people but relatively little living space. The plus side would be its location, near Shilin market and Jiantan MRT.
    Owner Comment

    Hi~Thank you for the comments. Actually we clean everyday but might be messed up at that time. We will pay more attention on it. Thank you and hope to see you again^^

  • 69%
  • 08 Jul 2014 Anonymous Singapore
  • Just a few blocks from night market & mrt... Nice place...highly recommended
  • 94%
  • 22 Apr 2014 Danny Philippines
  • The staff was amazing and made us feel like family. They helped us get where we needed to go. Pretty peaceful despite being located above Shilin Night Market. It is VERY clean and the beds were comfortable. Free tea, coffee and toast. Located across street from MRT, which was super convenient. No red flags. Lockers in common area are too small to fit our whole backpack, but we felt safe leaving them in the locked rooms. Internet was faster than anything we've had!
  • 100%
  • 10 Apr 2014 Amanda USA
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