70 Hostels in Taipei, Taiwan

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Taipei, Taiwan. You can choose from 70 Taipei hostels. In total, there are 95 cheap places to stay in Taipei such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $8 for a dorm.

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

Total number of hostels


Average dorm price


Average private room price


Cheapest hostel in Taipei


(Taipei Livepal Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Taipei


(Dongmen 3 Capsule Inn is the best rated)

Most Taipei hostels are located in

Datong District, Zhongzheng District, Wanhua District

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Taipei 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 Taipei for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Taipei? 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 Taipei alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Taipei. 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 Taipei (no more "I wish I knew this before")

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

Other Nearby Cities
New Taipei City New Taipei City (5 Km / 3 mi.)
Taishan Taishan (10 Km / 6 mi.)
Taoyuan Taoyuan (22 Km / 14 mi.)
Keelung Keelung (23 Km / 14 mi.)
Jiufen Jiufen (32 Km / 20 mi.)
Dayuan Dayuan (34 Km / 21 mi.)
Yilan City Yilan City (39 Km / 24 mi.)

FAQ about Taipei Hostels

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

Find your quick answer here
FAQ about Taipei Hostels

A hostel in Taipei costs on average $25 for a dorm. A hostel in Taipei with private rooms costs on average $32.

Hostelz.com shows all 70 Hostels in Taipei. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

NK Hostel is the best hostel in Taipei for couples.

NK Hostel and Star Hostel Taipei Main Station are the best rated hostels in Taipei for female solo travellers.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 70 hostels in Taipei, Taiwan. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Taipei such as

  • 16 hotels
  • 7 guesthouses
  • 2 apartments

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

Dongmen 3 Capsule Inn is the best rated hostel for partying in Taipei.
It offers: Nightclub.

Travel Tips for Taipei - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Taipei

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Taipei 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 Taipei