8 Hostels in Chiayi, Taiwan

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Chiayi, Taiwan. You can choose from 8 Chiayi hostels. In total, there are 9 cheap places to stay in Chiayi such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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Chiayi 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 Chiayi, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Average dorm price


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Party hostels in Chiayi


(An Lan Jie Hostel is the best rated)

Most Chiayi hostels are located in

West District

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Chiayi for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Chiayi for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Chiayi? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Chiayi alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Chiayi. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

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

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

Other Nearby Cities
Chiayi City Chiayi City (14 Km / 8 mi.)
Alishan Alishan (24 Km / 15 mi.)
Nantou Nantou (51 Km / 32 mi.)
Changhua Changhua (55 Km / 34 mi.)
Sun Moon Lake Sun Moon Lake (56 Km / 35 mi.)
Yuchi Yuchi (60 Km / 38 mi.)
Tainan Tainan (65 Km / 40 mi.)

FAQ about Chiayi Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Chiayi. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Chiayi. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

Find your quick answer here
FAQ about Chiayi Hostels

Hostelz.com shows all 8 Hostels in Chiayi. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

An Lan Jie Hostel is the best hostel in Chiayi for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 8 hostels in Chiayi, Taiwan. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Chiayi such as

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

An Lan Jie Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Chiayi.
It offers: Pub Crawls.

Travel Tips for Chiayi - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Chiayi

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

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:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

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

Your Packing List for Chiayi