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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent many nights here, and kept returning after traveling around Taiwan. Very homely feel, comfortable surroundings. Cleaned everyday regardless of what was going on. Made many friends here, so I returned. Typical Taiwanese lady at reception, takes some time to get used to, but always means well. Very safe hostel, I was never worried about leaving my personal belongings...

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London
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This hostel is comfortable and near an Sanduo Shopping District MRT station, two minutes away and easy to get to. Each bed has an electric plug which is good for charging appliance. There is a shower gel and shampoo dispenser in the shower.There is a tv in the common room and computers for public use. The washing line and the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 February 2016

As everything was very last minute, I only called a couple of hours before showing up. Was somewhat apprehensive when I got around to reading the mostly negative reviews on FB. My own experience was a lot more positive, so it was probably just 1 very vocal group that didn't really enjoy their time there. The proprietor, 劉媽媽, was friendly...

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Thank James F
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I stay in this hostel for a week with 8 backpackers ( all girls). There is also a common room where you can sit down and relax .There is also free tea bags , mineral water and kitchenware for those who are coming for a low budget travel.This hostel has 3 floors. Every floors has 4 bathrooms.The highest floor FREE...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Im very very impressed with the cleanliness of the place! The cozy interior is very homey making u feel at home away from home. Highly recommended to all backpackers in Kaohsiung. :) - Maria Fernandez,Singapore

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Vientiane, Laos
Reviewed 27 January 2015

During my first backpacking trip in Taiwan Kaohsiung, happen to stumble upon this great hostel recommended by people in the forum. The location is easy to find, just a few minutes of walk from the metro station, nearby there is the shopping district. The room is exceptionally clean and cosy, great platform to know fellow backpackers and we even traveled...

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Close to main shopping district. The whole building itself is pretty clean. Easy going staff, very helpful. The facility is also amazing, large social area and living room, also a full function kitchen.

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Xiamen, China
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Take the red line and get off at san duo stop, exit 1. The hostel is literally round the corner from a metro stop, so easy to find. There is a big shopping complex near by, and a very famous, popular hot pot restaurant. It is safe, clean, with enough social space to hang out in. Free access to the...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 28 November 2013

Tucked away in a lane just a few steps from Sanduo Shopping station in a really centric location with sightseens, transportation, shopping and food markets all around! It is clean, safe, nicely decorated and comfortable. Free wifi, no breakfast, towels included. Joanna manages the place splendidly, but the star there is her mom, a friendly woman, for whom english is...

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Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Reviewed 21 May 2013

We stayed one night here. The host is nice and interesting. It is the house which you will like at first glance, especilly girls. The decoration is very cute and make people feel warm here. The room is simple but clean, also the bathroom. At night you can make conversations with travellers in the lodge downstairs. WIFI convers the whole...

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Additional Information about Backpacker 41 Kaohsiung

Address: NO. 39 Siwei 3rd Rd., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Kaohsiung
Price Range: £10 - £48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Backpacker 41 Kaohsiung 2*
Number of rooms: 70
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“I was in a bunk bed. Pick one with no snorers? Hahaha...”
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