With a tight budget, anyone travelling to Taipei would like to find a convenient, clean and comfortable motel with a reasonable price to save money for eating at night markets or travelling further to the central and southern parts of Taiwan to explore the nature. We understand that so here is the list of top 5 affordable dorm hostels for those who are interested in backpacking travel (dormitory room, single bed per person, private luggage compartment). We have stayed at these hostels and felt really satisfied with the affordable service here, where the staff is friendly and the room is amazing and spotlessly clean. So, are you looking for some best backpackers hostel Taipei (Taipei backpackers hostel) and best hostel Taipei? Let’s check it out our backpackers inn Taipei review blog with top 5 affordable dorm hostel Taipei that have a convenient location in Taipei below.
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The advantage of staying at dorm hostel is that it is inexpensive, trending and easy to make friends on the way, especially for those who travel alone. The downside is that there is no private space (except for your bed), and no bathroom accessories such as toothbrush or towel so you have to prepare these things yourselves.
All dorms have free Wi-Fi access, tea and coffee as well as maps and tourist information. You have to use coins for washer and dryer. The staff are young, friendly and speak English.
Backpackers hostel Taipei: Below are top 5 suggestions for inexpensive dorm hostels Taipei with a convenient location
Space Inn is ranked no. 1 in our list because its design is really unique. True to its name, Space Inn looks pretty much like a spaceship with modern furniture. Space Inn’s staff also wear astronaut uniforms.
The bedrooms are divided into two separate zones for male and female. Each room has about 5-6 bunk beds. The bed is 2.2 meters wide so it is really comfortable when sleeping. Each guest will be provided with a nightlight, locker with private magnetic lock, and when going in and out of the room, you have to use a magnetic card to open the door for your safety. Except for the private bed, all other amenities are shared with other guests such as bathroom (equipped with shampoo, shower gel and a large mirror), reading room (equipped with TV, DVD player and a few magazines), kitchen (equipped with coffee machine, baking oven, water bottle, tea and coffee etc.) and laundry room (you need to use coins for laundry). The impression of Space Inn is clean and modern. Although it is a dorm room, you will still feel super comfortable.
Space Inn is located really close to Ximen night market (Ximending), opposite is the famous TenRen Tea House and not so far from Taipei Main Station.
- Address: B1F., NO.51, HENGYANG RD, Taipei Main Station, Taipei, Taiwan, 10045
- Monthly rate: About USD25-50 (depends on room type)
- You can find, check rates, reviews & availability for this hotel on Agoda.com or Booking.com.
Located in the same building with Space Inn but on the second floor, Angels’ Hostel is also comfortable and pleasant. Angels’ Hostel is designed more simply but still gives a contemporary vibe (looks a little like CGV cinema style).
The bedrooms are also divided into male and female zones, each room has 12 beds (6 bunk beds). The beds at Angels Hostel are a bit smaller than those at Space Inn, but still decent. Besides shared amenities such as bathroom, dining room, laundry room, entertainment room, Angels’ Hostel especially has play station for those who are night persons staying up late at night, still jet-lagged after your flight or just want to play games, chat and make friends.