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Monkey Surfing Backpackers Hostel

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27 Dec 2015
“Cozy place for couples!”
23 Aug 2015
“Lovely Backpacker's hostel”
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

We were there visiting hualien and I spent a very cozy night with my boyfriend there. Great hot water system and a very clean toilet, sheets and blanket, i love the painting on the wall and also all the little decoration in the 1st floor....More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

Comfortable, Clean and Quiet. We ended up extending our stay here coz of the Typhoon and the staff were very helpful and sweet. Was a bit hard to communicate with them in English but they were very patient and tried their best to answer our...More

Thank Deepika C
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Convenient. Clean. Helpful staff. Chilled out drawing room. Loved it. Two thumbs up. Staff arranged a river tracing expedition for us. A must for fellow travellers. Staff helped us plan sight seeing trips around Hualien.

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

This is such a great hostel!! The beds are very comfy and clean and the living room and terrace are really nice and provide a relaxed and comfy atmosphere! I loved staying here! The owner is very nice and took me to the doctor when...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

Monkey backpackers is a fresh easy going clean place well worth the money. You can walk from train station depending on how heavy backpack you have, about 1,4 km. Call before you arrive since the owner has two hostels and go between them. Owner speaks...More

Thank Per R
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Taiwan > Hualien > Hualien City
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