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Set in the hippest east area of Taipei, Star Hostel Taipei East has transformed from an old residential house to modern Eco-friendly accommodations hosting travelers worldwide. Free WiFi is featured in all areas. Star Hostel Taipei East aims to create a space for travelers to chill while at same time being friendly to the mother earth. It widely applied recyclable materials for the interior, and to be selective with electric devices that are power saving. A spacious outdoor balcony attach to the room is available in certain units. The entire space of the ground floor is designed as a common area for travelers to mingle with new friends, make dishes or simply to enjoy its vibe. MRT Zhongxiao Dunhua Station is just around the corner. It is 3 stops away from Taipei Main Station and 2 stops away from MRT Taipei City Hall Station. From Taipei City Hall, guests can easily walk to Taipei 101 within 10 minutes. Located in a heaven for night owls and foodies, the hostel is neighbored with various local shops, cafes, bars, restaurants, nightclubs and 24-hour bookshops.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Star Hostel Taipei East has been welcoming guests since Nov 8, 2017

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Asian

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Taipei
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Angeline
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    incredibly thoughtfully laid out hostel. very comfortable and exceptionally clean. helpful staff always available. good breakfasts in the morning.
  • Diana
    South KoreaSouth Korea
    Bed, pillows and comforter was awesome. Toiletries and bathrooms were excellent. Amazing main floor with kitchen! Best was Charlotte!!
  • April
    The service is 5-star. We are seasoned travelers and this service is equal (if not surpasses) the best hotels out there. They have got the hostel concept down to an art. It is warm and cozy, but professional and sharp. There is really nothing...
  • Joyce
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    prime location. Room was very spacious and sink was really spacious. Public area was cute. Breakfast was yummy they had passion food one day and it was so good)
  • Shelly
    Nice breakfast. Location was very good. Open space was nice.
  • Shelly
    Room was smaller than expected. Balcony was quite big. Breakfast was good. Location is superb.
  • Shelly
    Breakfast was good and location was very good. The open space dinning and lounge area was quite nice too.
  • Thu
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    close to the station, give you one free towel, has curling iron, super clean
  • I
    The location is good for travelers taking public transportation The breakfast contains almost all the nutrients we need, carbs, protein, vitamins 10 out of 10 clean, comfy place to stay
  • Weichun
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Literally everything. Location, cleanliness…you name it.

Property questions and answers
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  • How many beds are in the Bunk bed (female dorm) option?

    8 beds (4 bunks)in a dormitory room.
    Answered on 17 November 2019
  • do you offer late check-in? (~2.30am)

    Yes, For our reception time is from 8:00 - 22:00. If you arrive here after 22:00, we will help you arrange for a self check in.
    Answered on 9 January 2023
  • hi, do you have shared kitchenette (food warm up or light cooking) facilities, maybe in public area?

    Yes, we have shared kitchenette (food warm up) facilities in public area.
    Answered on 5 January 2023
  • do you have lift in this property ?

    Answered on 11 December 2019
  • Hi, do you offer breakfast like the main station branch?

    We serve similar quality breakfast with a simple self-serve buffet, but not serve a set meal for per person like Taipei main station branch.
    Answered on 27 July 2023
  • Hello. 請問從澳大利亞來下飛機當天可以入住嗎?謝謝

    由於我們櫃台服務時段為8:00 - 22:00, 若您到達時間超過櫃檯服務時間,我們會協助您辦理自助入住。 細節會透過訂房訊息/電子郵件寄發給您。
    Answered on 13 February 2023
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Amenities of Star Hostel Taipei East
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Elevator
  • Baggage storage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Heating
  • Garden
  • Toilet paper
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • City view
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cleaning products
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Movie nights
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Chinese

House rules

Star Hostel Taipei East takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 2 are welcome.

Children 5 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please kindly note:
- Breakfast serving hour is from 08:00 until 10:00
- Printed confirmation letter is required upon check-in
- Children must be accompanied by at least 1 adult in private rooms
- Children taller than 47 in are required to reserve one bed

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Star Hostel Taipei East of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

License number: 台北市一般旅館業第636號

FAQs about Star Hostel Taipei East

  • Star Hostel Taipei East offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Movie nights

  • The prices at Star Hostel Taipei East may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Star Hostel Taipei East is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Star Hostel Taipei East is 2.1 miles from the center of Taipei. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Star Hostel Taipei East can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Asian