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    Formosa Backpackers Hostel

    No.206 Jianguo Road, Hualien City, Hualien County, Taiwan
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (17)
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good17%
    • Average0%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible7%
    19 Jan 2017
    “GREAT”
    30 Mar 2016
    “Very nice and great staff ”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 40 reviews

    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    This is the best hostel I have ever been. It is cheap so I expected a normal place and then I found this lovely accommodation. I went with a friend and my partner to visit Taroko. We planned to spend one night here and the...More

    Thank Paula P
    Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

    Convenient place to stop overnight in Hualien. Room and facilities were standard and clean. The hostel is on a loud street but there are rooms off of it and there is a balcony between the windows of the rooms to buffer the sound. Kay at...More

    Thank emmacarrot
    Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights in a double room with balcony. The room was tiny with a bed and a hatstand and a lamp and on the top floor so don't come with a huge, heavy suitcase. But the bed was comfortable and the room...More

    2  Thank Ronaele_N
    Reviewed 25 August 2015

    This is a great hostel. Their double room was one of the biggest we have stayed in during our visit to Taiwan. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. There are books everywhere! There is a 7-11 down the street where you can buy some...More

    1  Thank jenni w
    Reviewed 19 July 2015

    Formosa Backpackers is a nice hostel located a 15 minute walk from the train station in Hualien. It’s run by a local lady and her English husband but they also employ a series of lovely receptionists who’s level of English is also very good. There’s...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$54 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Taiwan >
    • Hualien County
    • Also Known As
    • Formosa Backpackers Hotel Hualien
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    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (51)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Bathroom (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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    Room Tips
    "comfortable, nice, clean, cozy"
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    "The doorms in both floors are good so it is not matter which you will choose."
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    "The new room is on 2 F, 3F and 4F if you like private room,you can book their double room,its not expensive..."
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    "If you book a double, the top floor rooms are fab"
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