Life is like a BOX of Chocolates, Taipei

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== About Chocolate Box Backpackers ==

Chocolate box is cute, warm, and friendly, and is ideally located in a quiet lane right next to NTNU (ShiDa University). It's the best spot in Taipei, just a one-minute walk to the famous ShiDa Night Market and a three-minute walk to the nearest MRT (metro) station, which takes you to every corner of Taipei.

FREE wireless internet, FREE security lockers, FREE washing machine, FREE maps and info that guide you through a tour of the entire Taipei City.

We offer air-conditioned double room and dorm rooms, a spacious common room, dining room equipped with an indoor bar table, and surrounding verandahs for you to sit and have an absolutely relaxing day.

== What's Unique about us? ==

Chocolate Box is hosted by professional travel journalist, experienced backpackers, and talented cookie baker. Therefore, as you walk to our reception, you can get the most detailed travel info and absolute local ways to explore the deep soul of Taiwan. Moreover, when you sit in our couch and enjoy your beautiful afternoon with relaxing music, you may get to have a taste of Taiwanese-style dessert from time to time!

In Chocolate Box, our hospitality warmth and relaxed homely atmosphere will just make you keep coming back and extending your stay! Interested in visiting us? We are just one phone call away~

>> FREE Internet Access
- Free Public Computer Usage
- WiFi throughout the house
>> FREE Lockers
>> FREE Washing Machine
>> All Air-Conditioned Dorms
>> Linen Included
>> Common Room
>> Guest Kitchen
>> Indoor Bar Table
>> Surrounding Verandahs
>> TV and DVD's
>> Bicycle Hire
>> Tours Desk

Located Near:
ShiDa Night Market (1min walk)
Taipower Building MRT station (3 min walk)
Guting MRT station (5 min walk)
NTNU (ShiDa University) (3 min walk)
Local bars and pubs (5 min walk)
C.K.S Memorial Hall (5 min by cab)
NTU (Taiwan University) (10 min walk)
Taipei 101 (10 mins by cab)

Location and Contact


• Directions:
• When you arrive at TaoYuan International Airport, you can
• 1) take a cab directly to our address (around 50 USD; 1 hour), or
• 2) take a bus (domestic transportation) to Taipei Main Station and then transfer to TaiPower Building MRT Station via MRT (Metro Rapid Transit) system, and take a 3-min walk to Chocolate Box (totally 5 USD/person) .
• You can find our map photo with Chinese description on it (which you can show to taxi driver). The MRT system in Taipei is very convenient and efficient. When you arrive at Tai Power Building MRT Station, take exit 3 and follow our map, you can easily find the way to sweet Chocolate Box.
• If you still have problem finding our place, please don't hesitate to call us. We'll meet you at MRT station and take you home~~
• ** Our reception hour starts from 9:00 am till noon, and between 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm. If you are not checking in within our reception time, please contact us in advance so that we can arrange someone to help you.

Facilities and Amenities

Solo Traveller



Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage

24 Hour Security

Air Conditioning

Board Games

Book Collection/Exchange

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments


Entirely Non-Smoking

Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Meeting/Banquet facilities


Airport Pickup

Wheelchair Accessible

Service Animals

Max. Age: All Ages

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Unlimited

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: from 9am till noon, and between 2 and 8pm

Size: Small (less than 30 beds)

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