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Fresno, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Taroko Lodge (or, alternately, 嵐天小築) is a convenient option for visitors who want to hike or bicycle Taiwan’s famed Taroko Gorge. The Su family has been welcoming guests for years, and provides a well-practiced experience that’s been described here by other visitors (whose testimonials provided us the briefing that Mr. Su did not). Our trip up the gorge and back...

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Rihang, 業者 at Taroko Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion. Rihang

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Rihang was an amazing host and guide for our biking trip through Taroko Gorge. He was very responsive to the booking request and made for an extremely smooth trip. It was really the best way to experience the gorge, even though you have to be careful biking on a road without bike lanes. Definitely highly recommend to all adventurous travellers...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you want 5 star accommodation this is not for you. It is clean and very comfortable but a bit old fashioned. It is not a hotel but a hostel. What it lacks in plastic newness it makes up for in other ways : the breakfast was superb. the bike riding down the gorge organized by Rihan was the highlight...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We picked this Taroko Lodge during our visit to Hualien, Taiwan. And we are definitely glad to make it our 4 nights stay - tucked away from the city noise and enjoy all the peace that we seek for. We did the Zhuilu Old Trail on the last day of 2016 and the weather was perfect. Rihang, the owner, who...

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Rihang, 業者 at Taroko Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your praise ! Taroko Lodge Rihang

Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights. Rihang picked us up from the station and despite us getting on the wrong train and having mixed up the times he was still happy to pick us up with a very warm welcome. The Lodge is comfortable, clean towels every day, great breakfast prepared every morning by his wife on the porch. We...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in Taroko Lodge and thoroughly recommend this experience. The Lodge is comfortable and Rihang and his family really welcomed us into their home. We biked and hiked and also hiked the Zhuilu trail. Both incredible experiences. We were picked up from Xincheng train station and dropped back there at the end of our trip. Breakfast was...

1Thank lisa t
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The title explains all :-) this is the best you can do if you want to visit the gorge. They also organiz bike tours from the top. Y car and riding down. Excellent choice! They also bring. You to eat in local restaurants. Nice family taking care of the beautiful place.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We turned up at Taroko Lodge, after reading that they offered cycling tour of Taroko Gorge (without prior arrangements). When we arrived, Mr Su. was super accommodating and happy to help despite our lack of planning. He was happy to show us all the best spots of the Taroko Gorge on the drive up in the morning, giving us the...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Mr. Su, his wife and his son Jin are absolutely lovely hosts. It is a small family run business and they make sure to take care of everything for you from A to Z - airport pickup, meals, everything. I highly recommend his biking tour down the taroko gorge. Mr. Su drops you off at the top and you bike...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I went there on my own to do some hiking in the mountains. Taroko Gorge is gorgeous. Just as the name suggests. The owner Ringhan was making my stay so very pleasant. I cannot thank him too much. I did the bike tour where he took us up the gorge, cycled down with small trail interruptions and picked me up...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taroko Lodge ...... The Lodge environment is an independent natural and lovely park Close to the Taroko National Park Simple and comfortable room B & B Welcome to Taroko gorge in Cycling and Hiking ... Taroko Gorge is called a hand-hewn from the road, but also Taiwan's first road across the Central Mountain Range. Let the world a glimpse of the beauty of Taroko scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taroko Lodge

Address: No.35-5 Minzhi, Xiulin Township, Hualien 97252, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Hualien
Business Centre with Internet Access Restaurant
Price Range: $88 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Take the trip through the gorge by bicycle not by bus or car.”
 of 5 bubbles G3698LLdavidr, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room view doesn't matter so much because there is a great shared balcony with nice views.”
 of 5 bubbles K6658JTcarlab, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Mozzie nets are needed - Rihang and his wife will provide but make sure you ask if not”
 of 5 bubbles 387lels, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms in the main lodge have slightly better showers & wardrobe, those in the outhouse have a nice verandah but very noisy frogs at night!”
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 of 5 bubbles jlw283, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“I only stayed on the main floor room, and it is very good.”
 of 5 bubbles 392JonathanL, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
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