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The Surf Shack Hostel

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6 reviews
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10 Sep 2013
“Great place & host”
3 May 2013
“Not a bad place, but not a great place either”
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Reviewed 11 September 2013

Just got back from spending a few days at the Surf Shack. The location is perfect for those who want to explore both the waves and the area as its dead central. It's not 'on the beach', but you can rent a scooter easily across...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 3 May 2013

I stayed one night at this place that has a central location not too far away from the bus station. I can't really recommend this place since the total experience below average of the ho(s)tels I've stayed at in Taiwan (as well as worldwide). When...More

Thank Bengt H
Reviewed 10 December 2012 via mobile

The surfshack is a good alternative if you don't want to go to kenting directly with all it's hustle and bustle, especially at night. The town is still in a good distance to the whole kenting area with it's beaches and parks. You can rent...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2012 via mobile

We stayed three nights in december (Off-Season) and were the only guests. But therefor the staff was very helpful and spent some time with us. Great english skills. The restaurant in the ground floor has a decent menu and everything we ordered was great! We...More

Thank Mscmpp
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Although some distance away from the tourist strip that is Kenting Main Street, the Surf Shack was centrally located near the Hengchun bus station and surrounded by great local eateries which the staff recommended. The beach is a 15 minute ride away by bus, which...More

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