Guest House TaiwanMex

2-F No.18-1, Lane 18 Nanjing W., Taipei, Taiwan, Distance from city centre: 6km
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Rating: 77%from 3 reviews

  • 60%Atmosphere
  • 66%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
Hostel of Taiwanmex is a friendly, affordable backpacker hostel in central Taipei. We have clean and comfortable accommodation comprising a range of private rooms and dormitories. Room features include air conditioning and wireless internet access, and bed linen is provided. The 4-bed private room is a small, independent apartment with its own bathroom, kitchen, air conditioning, PC and television.

We are located just 1 minute from ZhongShan MRT Station and ten minutes from the main Taipei railway and bus stations. We are also well connected by local buses, meaning that a number of popular attractions are within easy reach, including the Night Market, the Taipei World Trade Center, PeiTou Hot Springs, DanShui and even the beach. The area surrounding the area has plenty of shops, banks and eateries.
We offer free luggage storage, laundry facilities and drinking water, and complimentary coffee is provided in the mornings. Staff are multilingual and can meet you at Taipei Main Station or ZhongShan MRT Station to help you find the hostel more easily.

Our property is divided between two floors. The upper floor has a cat, so please let us know in advance if you suffer from allergies and would rather stay on the lower floor (note: lower floor rooms do not have windows).

A backpackers dream--With clean and comfortable facilities, low prices and located in a convenient area with an excellent nightlife, Taiwanmex is excellently appropriated to assist the backpacker on a budget. Our friendly atmosphere and abundantly helpful staff will be there for your assistance whe
Prices are per person per night.

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B&B Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Child Friendly
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Guesthouse Info

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We are conveniently located in the heart of Taipei. Less than 1 minute walk from the ZhongShan Station (MRT EXIT) you will arrive Guest House TaiwanMex.(Only ONE STOP from Taipei Main Station.) Call us we will pick you up when you arrive ZhongShan MRT Station Exit One.

We have made sure our location is within walking distance of the main station (10 minutes) as we know that people don't want to worry about navigating an unfamiliar bus or subway system when they first arrive.

So When you arrive at Taipei Main Station please call Taiwanmex and we will meet you at Zhongshan MRT Station and Bring you back to Taiwanmex.

We wanted to locate our Guest House in a very quiet and very safe area because we know that peace & quiet is the most important thing for guests. There is a Monetary and a Church on our street and it is very calm.

You are coming to one of the most exciting shopping and nightlife districts in Taipei with every opportunity to easily and conveniently walk from our guest house to, for example: a minute to Zhongshan Underground Shopping Mall or a minute to Taipei Art Museums or a minute to the three of the Department Store Mitsukoshi or 5 minutes walk on the same street as the Famous Qsquare Department Stores or 30 second walk from one of the earliest opening and latest closing juicebar/cafe's BEST GOURMET COFFEE & DESSERT shop in all of Taipei !! It's great anytime !!

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Directions (how to arrive at the establishment) : ----Directions from Airport to TaiwanMex ----

1. When you leave the secured airport area (after passport check, baggage claim, and goods declarations), follow the signs for the express bus or express bus waiting room (NOT tour bus).

2. Choose 'KwoKuang Motor Transport Company Ltd.' Buy a ticket to the Taipei Main Station. The cost is about 125 Taiwan Dollars (TWD). Walk outside the waiting room in order to board bus1819.

3. Stay on the bus till the end of the line, or when it stops at the Taipei Main Station. Everyone should get off the bus at this point. Enter into the Taipei Main Station.

4. Follow the signs for the subway (known as the MRT).

5. Your destination is the ZhongShan Station on the RED line. You will need to buy a 20TWD subway ticket from the ticket machine. The ZhongShan Station is only one station north of the Taipei Main Station.

5. After getting off the subway at the ZhongShan Station, follow the signs to exit 1.

6. When you leave the subway station at exit 1 and are outside, you are very close. On your left side will be Taipei Milk King. In front of you will be Exit 4 of ZhongShan Station. Turn around 180 degrees and walk opposite the direction of Starbucks down a narrow paved road called Lane Nanjing W. Rd (the road between Taipei Milk King and the subway exit).

7. In just a couple minutes (about 200 steps) you will see TaiwanMex on the right. If you go all the way to the next intersection where the Family Mart is, you have gone too far.

8. Ring the bell at gate. We will ring you in. Go to the fourth door on your left and walk up to the second floor.

9. If for some reason you can't find it, call us at any point and we will pick you up. Looking forward to seeing you!



The underground train is could be called Metro,Subway,

Train, in your language, in Taipei they call it the MRT.


The metro, MRT or Subway to go the Airport.

You also would take a taxi to city. Taxi would cost 40-45 U.S. Dollars.and do not pay anything more to taxi driver.

ATM or bank machine in inside the Airport Terminal.

One dollar equals 30 Taiwan dollars more or less.


There is a tourist service center where they can give you

free maps and help you to understand Taipei. They speak English.This is a great place to have the address written into the Chinese language.


The taxis are metered and start at 70 Taiwan dollars.

Located Near

By Walk:
A minute to MRT Zhongshan Station (100 M)/ 100 lines Bus Stop/ Fine Department Stores/Department Store Mitsukoshi or Q square/ ATM/ 7-11.
5 minutes to Major Taiwan Banks/ Post Office/ Long Distance Bus Station/ Airport Bus Station/ 5-10 minutes to Taipei Main station .

By MRT (Subway):
One Stop to Ningxia night market/ Two Stop MRT to Presidential Office Buiding/ Three Stop MRT to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall/ Four Stop MRT to Shilin night Market......

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