Taipei BackPackers

2F, #113, Kunming Street, Taipei, Taiwan, Distance from city centre: 7.8km
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Rating: 76%from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 73%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 66%Facilities
Taipei Backpackers is a friendly, affordable hostel in the Ximending district of Taipei. We offer typical backpacker accommodation, simple but comfortable; we have both dormitories and private rooms, well equipped with cable television, wireless internet access, air conditioning and fans, a refrigerator, towels and complimentary toiletries. Strong locks and CCTV ensure guests' security.

Our central location places us within easy reach of plenty of attractions and amenities. There are a number of banks, shops and eateries around the hostel, and we are a few minutes' walk from Ximen MRT Station, which can take you to Longshan Temple in 5 minutes, Shilin Night Market in 10 minutes and the World Trade Centre and the 101 Buildings in 15 minutes. Danshui and the Xinbeitou hot springs are only 25 minutes away by MRT.

We have a guest kitchen and a lobby where computers provide free, high-speed internet access. We offer travel information and can arrange bus transport to the airport (40 minutes). We do not have a curfew.

Please inform us of cancellations at least two days in advance or a charge will apply (1 day in advance = 50% of the booking, on the day = 100% of the booking).

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Tours/Travel Desk

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.

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2F,#113,Kunming St. Taipei(Ximending)

Getting here from the airport by bus is easy - at airport Freego bus (飛狗巴士)counter (at left side) to ask them about you are going to Taipei (Ximen) Backpackers. From 12:00~18:30 the bus directly to Taipei(Ximen) Backpackers hostel. The Ticket is 140NT.
Or you can take KuoKuang bus (國光客運$125NT) to Taipei station transfer MRT to Ximen(西門)MRT station take exit 1 up escalator, go straight up Chengdu Road (成都路)(1 block to NET cloth shop), turn left along Kunming Street (2 blocks), you can see KFC at your right side, look for No. 113 2nd floor is our hostel.

Or taxis are expensive, about 1200NT up to 1500NT from the airport. If you need to take taxi, please show this information to taxi driver.
台北市昆明街113號2樓
從機場走中山高下五股交流道,上橋往台北市方向往中華路方向,下橋右轉西寧南路直走,右轉長沙街看到第一個路口昆明街右轉,過內江街就可靠邊停車,我們就在老新發理髮院樓上2樓.

P.S In Taiwan address numbers very different from other countrys, for example #1,3,5,7,9(odd) are on one side and #2,4,6,8 (even) are on the opposite side.
So, please follow the numbers to find the address.

YOU CAN FIND OUR MAP IN THE PHOTO 6
We already changed our entrance to the add. #113
Please do not use entrance #115

we provide bus-calling service to the airport. Please inform us your airplane flight earlier for us to make the arrangement to pick you up from imending to the airport. This saves you the hassle to buy bus tickets from taipei main station. The fee of each person is only NT140. The timing of the bus service is as such: 11 a.m to 5 p.m.
However,if you need to take the bus beyond this time intercal, you will have to go to taipei main station personally to get the bus tickets or take a cab to the airport.

From the Taipei MRT station:
Taipei MRT station is just one stop from Ximen MRT station. Ximen MRT to the Taipei backpackers is only 5 minutes walking distance. Please see the map below - you will easily find us!

To walk
1 minute to the convenience store
1 minute to the bank
1 minute to the movie theater
1 minute Ximending
5 minute to MRT station
5 minutes to bus stop
5 minutes to coin laundry
5 minutes to post office
10 minute Carrefour supermarket

By MRT
5 minutes to the C.K.S memorial hall
5 minutes to Longshan Temple
10 minutes to the Shilin night market
15 minutes to 101 buildings
15 minutes to the world trade center
25 minutes to Xinbeitou hot spring
25 minutes to Danshui

By Bus
40 minutes to Taoyuan international airport

Located Near

From the Taipei MRT station:
Taipei MRT station is just one stop from Ximen MRT station. Ximen MRT to the Taipei backpackers is only 5 minutes walking distance. Please see the map below - you will easily find us!

To walk
1 minute to the convenience store
1 minute to the bank
1 minute to the movie theater
1 minute Ximending
5 minute to MRT station
5 minutes to bus stop
5 minutes to coin laundry
5 minutes to post office
10 minute Carrefour supermarket

By MRT
5 minutes to the C.K.S memorial hall
5 minutes to Longshan Temple
10 minutes to the Shilin night market
15 minutes to 101 buildings
15 minutes to the world trade center
25 minutes to Xinbeitou hot spring
25 minutes to Danshui

By Bus
40 minutes to Taoyuan international airport

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