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Star Hostel Taipei Main Station offers simple but comfortable accommodations near Taipei Main Station. It is only a 5-minute walk from Airport MRT Taipei Main Station (A1) and 7-minute walk from Taipei Main Station, where guest can easily take public transport to explore the city. Free Wi-Fi access is provided. Hostel Star Taipei Main Station is a 15-minute MRT ride from Ximending and a 23-minute MRT ride from Huashan 1914 Creative Park. Rooms here are all soundproofing and air-conditioned. Private rooms will provide a flat-screen TV, a work desk and a private bathroom. A hairdryer is included also. You will find a shared lounge and kitchen. Staff at tour desk will help with trip plans and luggage storage. A hearty breakfast and freshly brewed coffee are served in the green lounge. This property hosts activities and provides tourist information.

This is our guests' favorite part of Taipei, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Star Hostel Taipei Main Station has been welcoming guests since Aug 1, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Taipei, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Asian, American

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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Room Type
1 full bed
1 twin bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
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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  • Anders
    Common breakfast every morning. Nice, tasty and social 😊
  • Emily
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I loved this hostel. The lounge space is open and airy, the bathrooms (female and mixed) and rooms are kept very clean. The breakfast prepared each day is fresh with a hot main and salad/fruit as well as toast bar and beverages; there are every...
  • Eunguy
    South KoreaSouth Korea
    Perfect: Staff Good: Location, Cleanness Average: Breakfast, Price
  • Felicia
    Facilities and aesthetics were fantastic, and bunk bed with comforter was superrrr comfortable with a curtain for privacy and designated locker for luggage. Shower facilities were clean with all hygiene amenities provided, and water pressure and...
  • Jordan
    South KoreaSouth Korea
    Seriously the cleanest hostel I’ve ever stayed in. The interior design is very appealing and the lobby is a nice place to chill and work. Breakfast was amazing. The menu changes daily. The staff especially were warm and welcoming. They helped me...
  • Ramon
    The front counter staff are always nice and welcoming. Sabrina was great!
  • Avab
    Hong KongHong Kong
    The common area is so comfortable. The breakfast is good too.
  • Hector
    Really comfortable, and the breakfast was better than other hostels or hotels. Also the staff were very kind, the really beautiful girl on the reception always asking me what I did that day
  • Dinh
    A clean place to stay, friendly staff, I will come back next time
  • Roxanne
    Very clean with nice lounge. We did not expect that this hostel is very clean and beautiful. Love that they have free breakfast too!! The staff are also super nice and accomodating

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, is it still a requirement to stay in a private room from days 0-7?

    After the 20th of March, there will no longer be the 0+7 days of self-isolation so you can stay in the dorm.
    Answered on 24 March 2023
  • Hello, my flight will land at 1am in February 9. Is it possible to check in around 3am in February 9 since i booked February 8-10? Thank you for your ..

    You can check in at 1am. Please show your passport to our night staff when you arrive. You will receive a temporary card for your room. Next morning,..
    Answered on 3 February 2023
  • Does it still required for foreigner tourist to stay 0-7days in private room with private bathroom? Or can we book dormitory now?

    Dear guest, You're welcome to stay at our hostel! However, during 0+7, the government requires guests to stay in private rooms only.
    Answered on 6 February 2023
  • Hi, can 2 people stays in the same room during the 0+7 period or do we have to rent 2 seperate rooms?

    If you enter the country on the same day and live abroad as relatives and friends, a maximum of four people can be accepted in 1 room (private bathroom).
    Answered on 21 November 2022
  • Hi we are family of 6, if we can get 6 bed dormitory, does it come with private shower room? Thanks

    Thank you for asking. The dormitory doesn't come with private shower room. It comes with shared shower room:)
    Answered on 23 August 2023
  • Hi there, does this accommodation allow 0+7 Self Initiated Epidemic Prevention?

    Yes, we are welcomed to have travelers stay at our hostel during 0+7 period, however, travelers are only allowed to stay in private rooms.
    Answered on 31 October 2022
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Amenities of Star Hostel Taipei Main Station
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Laundry
  • Elevator
  • Baggage storage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Heating
  • Toilet paper
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Cooking class
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Evening entertainment
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Laptop
  • Video games
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Chinese

House rules

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


From 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM


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 of all ages are welcome.

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:
- All guests must provide government photo identification or passport upon arrival.
- Settle the payment upon arrival. We accept cash and credit card.
- Check-in time 15:00, check-out time 11:00. Late arrival after 23:00, please notify us in advance.
- Minimum age for dormitory is 18 years old.
- Guests under 18 years old must be accompanied by at least one adult in private rooms.
- Children over 5 years old are considered as individual guests and will need to reserve one bed for him/herself.
- Children under 6 years old are free to stay in the rooms with double beds. (Double room / Triple room / Family room)
- For guests who book beds in dormitory, please note that guests of the same booking may be arranged to different dormitory rooms subject to availability upon arrival.
- To help protect the environment, we do not offer disposable toothbrushes or other disposable items. Please bring your own if needed.

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.

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 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.

FAQs about Star Hostel Taipei Main Station

  • Star Hostel Taipei Main Station is 1,800 feet from the center of Taipei. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

    • Hiking
    • Evening entertainment
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Movie nights
    • Cooking class
    • Bike tours

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

  • Guests staying at Star Hostel Taipei Main Station can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Asian
    • American

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