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The Okura Prestige Taipei
Ranked #30 of 576 Hotels in Taipei
Certificate of Excellence
Hong Kong
2 reviews
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“Comfy stay”
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Situated in the city centre where you can find lots of delicious japanese food restuarants nearby. The room was reasonably spacious though the view from the lower floor zone was not that nice. My stay at Okura couldn't be better with a TV in the bathroom and the Japanese style loo (with auto-cleasing!!). It's well deserved for its price. I will definitely come back!

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  • Stayed August 2014, travelled with family
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

First time trying this brand and I had excellent experience. Really big room and I like they split the toilet into 2 sections, good for girlfriends sharing room. We pre-order many food souvenirs online and they were all well received and delivered to us from front desk.

Stayed December 2013
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Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for three nights on business and I can recommend it highly. I would have given it five stars but the wifi was slow and I was struggling to work remotely on a couple of occasions. Service good , gym equipment excellent and could not fault the room. I found the location to be good and it is situated on one of the nicer parts of Taipei.

Stayed August 2014
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Frisco, Texas
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2014

For this trip to Taipei, the Okura Prestige was the second hotel that we stayed at. My wife is from Taiwan and has family/friends that live there, so we made the decision to stay here based on recommendations, reputation, and price.

This hotel has excellent service and is still relatively new. It is very convenient to some high-end shopping if that's what you are looking for. Bring the correct expectations and you will be fine. If you plan to travel out during the day and want a nice place to relax at night, then this hotel would be a great choice. We were on a higher floor, but didn't have a great view due to hotel location, but the room was top notch. The rooms are fitted with the latest technology (master controlled shades, lighting, etc). WiFi was included (wouldn't have expected otherwise) and worked fine for us. We stayed in a "Prestige King". The room had sliding (shoji-like) doors that allow you to section off the two bathrooms from the bedroom. It also makes it super quiet. The room also had all the amenities including automatic toilet and television in the shower. The bed was very comfortable and seemed to be wider than a regular King sized bed. The breakfast buffet was good with quite a few choices, but it didn't compel us to try it more than once.

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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

Currently staying here at okura for 3 days with my family, we have 2 rooms, the rooms are spacious even for their basic ones, toilets are state of the art. Employees are friendly and always smiling :).Facilties such as gym, sauna and pools are very well equipped. Love that hot milk after gym and pool. If you plan to swim often make sure you have headcaps. Else you have to purchase a headcap from them.

Pros: good for family. My parents thoroughly enjoyed their stay.

Cons: the beds and room facilities is too good you just wanna stay inside and not get out.

Stayed July 2014
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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

Please don't get confused: The Okura Prestige in other cities are completely different compared to the one in Taipei. We chose this hotel after a long business trip in Taipei and thought this would be kind of a luxurious hotel to relax at the pool side. Unfortunately the pool is not mantained at all. It's next to the big hotel wall and there is no decoration that makes you feel comfortable. The 3 sun lougers they offered were old and dirty. The pool is definitely a sports pool only. They charged us 65 TWD for a bathing cap which should have been included. Since we didn't have a relaxing time at the pool we went back to our room and decided to continue working. But WIFI didn't work! I called at the reception and their only comment was that the hotel is not completely booked and that Wifi should work. They didn't offer help at all. The rooms were ok, but also not impressive. We had a balcony which was unfortunately closed. Breakfast was not included. Location is ok but also not the best in Taipei. It's quite far away from 101. I also can't help to think that Okura is writing some of the Tripadvisor comments themselves. Otherwise I can't explain their high ranking.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
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London
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

The typhoon hit during our stay. Hours before the typhoon was to hit central taipei, one of the staff checked every room to ensure that the torch was in working condition - thumbs up! They also locked the balcony door the day before the typhoon hits. Also, there was barely any noise (you can slide the doors so that there is another partition between the entrance and the sleeping area). There was a very slight rattling noise at the windows when the typhoon passed.

Service was great. When I first arrived at the hotel, the staff handed me a card indicating the car plate of the taxi, in the event we accidentally left any of our belongings in the cab. There will always be someone pressing the lift button for you / opening the taxi doors and standing at the door until the door closes / taxi drives away.

The bakery downstairs was lovely. Go have a try!

Loved the room decor. They provided ample shower facilities and you can also watch tv while soaking in the bathtub. Bring your own bath salt to enhance the experience!

Another perk is that you can walk through the underground shops at Zhongshan Station all the way to Taipei Main Station! There are also some good massages shops and little cafes around the area to check out. Also, there is a huge departmental store for those interested in luxury goods: the restaurant at the 8th floor is pretty good.

Will definitely come back to this hotel when I am back in taipei!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Property: The Okura Prestige Taipei
Address: No.9 Nanjing E. Rd., Sec. 1, Taipei, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Taipei
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #30 of 576 Hotels in Taipei
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:5 star — The Okura Prestige Taipei 5*
Number of rooms: 208
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