Full of bustling night markets and steeped in culture, Taiwan is one of the most underrated places to travel to in Asia. It’s considered one of the more expensive Asian countries to go to, but it’s also very friendly for tourists. The transport system is efficient and reliable, the people are really friendly, and local food is tasty and relatively cheap. To help cut your costs so you can splurge on other things, we’ve rounded up 5 budget hotels in Taipei. From classy and minimalist to cosy and chic, these hotels won’t break the bank!

Many Flower Business Hotel

This cheap hotel is very popular because it is conveniently located in one of the coolest areas of the city. The hotel is located close to the Taipei Station, the Memorial Hall, the Presidential Palace, the National Taiwan Museum. This part of Taipei is also great for shopping at night and will leave you craving for more!

Hotel review: https://www.tripadvisor.com.sg/Hotel_Review-g13808853-d1163233-Reviews-Many_Flower_Business_Hotel-Zhongzheng_District_Taipei.html

 

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Astar Hotel

The Astar is another very affordable option not too far from Taipei Main Station. Nearby, there are lots of street stalls, night markets, KTVs, and other shops.

Hotel website: http://www.astarhoteltaipei.com/intro.php?lang=eng

 

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CityInn Plus XiMenDing

This new hotel is right in the heart of Ximending, one of Taipei’s most bustling neighbourhood. Some of the rooms feature murals and modern art touches that give off a very chic and stylish feel that often makes guests feel right at home. The hotel is modern and boutique.

Hotel website: https://www.cityinn.com.tw/c4/en/about.html

 

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Meander Hostel WanHua

Located just a short walk from bustling Ximending, this hostel offers a great backpacker atmosphere in modern Taipei. You get bang for your buck here and get the chance to meet great people from all over the world.

Hotel website: https://meander.com.tw/

Dandy Hotel Daan

Hotels near Daan Park are usually in a much higher price bracket than this unusually named Dandy Hotel Daan. Here, you get a clean and modern room with great decor. Nearby, there are great public transport connections and so many things to do.

Hotel website: https://www.dandyhotel.com.tw/d/en/

 

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