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First Hotel

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Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Kind of... bland/ plain. Complimentary breakfast gets a thumbs up but it is quite plain as well. It's located right across from a bus station as well. Apart from that... everything is just... alright. Also, most of the staff know English and are very friendly.

Thank TheCorwin
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I stayed at this hotel with my family (mom and sister) for a couple nights. It was a package trip, and we upgraded the hotel level, so I was expecting a better service and facility. The breakfast was horrible - we couldn't eat most of the things. I think most guests were Chinese coming with a bunch of people in...

1Thank Ayane A
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This hotel was included in the price of our tour. Our first choice of hotel was full and so we were asked to pay an extra fee for this "upgraded" hotel. Upon arrival we found a dated hotel but with pleasant staff. The room turned out to be very old and didn't even have a window - although there were...

1Thank Mark L
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Taipei is one of the best cities in the world. It exceeds the standard on food, access, price, things to do, things to see, friendliness by far. But be fair, the state of the median hotel in Taipei is sorely lacking from an international standard. In most cities, you'll find that an average 3-star hotel would be similar to a...

Thank Albert L
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We stayed here for four nights before visiting Sun Moon Lake, the room we had was old fashioned, dark and although it was clean it smelled of cigarette smoke. As we were out all day until late it was fine as a base and to sleep in. On our return from Sun Moon Lake we were give a refurbished room...

Thank Julie P
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Our package holiday included this hotel.On the bright side we had a window and were given a handicapped room,huge bathroom and a motion (pardon the pun) activated flush system for the toilet. Room had wi fi which was patchy and dissappeared for one day of our 4 day stay.My wife did go down to the desk to complain but she...

Thank LandHBrisbane
Richmond, British Columbia
Reviewed 24 October 2014

This time, as numerous other times, I had a very good time while staying at the First Hotel in Taipei. The First Hotel and its staff, in all these years in general but in this year [October 2014] in particular, have always were extremely helpful and friendly. I do feel that the First Hotel is indeed "my home away from...

Thank DrLiu
Reviewed 27 November 2013

For a first trip to Taipei, this hotel in my eyes, is just OK. It is definitely does not fit my description of a fancy hotel, but for a place to stay for evenings, it suits the purpose. There are a couple of fast food places and shops within walking distance (5 to 15 minutes walk) and there is a...

2Thank travelingcebuano
Hong Kong
Reviewed 26 November 2013

Due to the large amount of trading exhibitions in Taipei in Nov, and the First Hotel is the only one left within our budget. So we book the double room for 4 nights. Transportion: you can take the freego bus from the Taoyuan International Airport and drop off right outside the hotel. Loaction: 5mins walk from the Songjiang Nanjing station,...

1Thank htieK_4
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 15 November 2013

My first trip to Taipei and booking a hotel was not easy task since I don't know a word of Mandarin and it seems like all the budget hotels and guesthouses does not have an English as a language option in their official web sites. A friend finally recommended this hotel and I made the reservation with his help (translating...

2Thank GEVS69

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  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about First Hotel

Address: No.63 Section 2, Nanking East Road, Taipei, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Taipei
Price Range: $89 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — First Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 200
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“Corner rooms have bad wifi connection.”
nuratikahr, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a window”
594markl, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room that has been refurbished.”
X3421GYjuliep, 3 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Handicapped room was big.”
LandHBrisbane, 18 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Excellent staff. It has the very Best efficient and powerful air-conditioning in the hot summer of Taiwan.”
DrLiu, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
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