Hostels in Taichung, Taïwan

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Get to know Taichung (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Taichung is also named and spelled Taichung City - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Taichung here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

FAQ about Taichung Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Taichung. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Taichung. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right? shows all 15 Hostels in Taichung. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 15 hostels in Taichung, Taïwan. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Taichung such as
  • 5 hotels
  • 3 guesthouses
  • 1 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Taichung.

Stray Birds Taichung Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Taichung.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for Taichung

Your Packing List for Taichung

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Taichung and Taïwan.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Taichung Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Taichung, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
15 Total number of hostels
$30 Average dorm price
$25 Cheapest hostel in Taichung
Loosha Hostel is the cheapest
3 Party hostels in Taichung
Stray Birds Taichung Hostel is the best rated
Most Taichung hostels are located in
Central District, Longjing District, West District
6.2 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Longjing (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Changhua City (16 Km / 10 mi.)
Nantou (26 Km / 16 mi.)
Changhua (29 Km / 18 mi.)
Yuchi (38 Km / 24 mi.)
Sun Moon Lake (40 Km / 25 mi.)

Travel Tips for Taichung - from the Community

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