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Forbidden City Motel
Forbidden City Motel
Forbidden City Motel
Forbidden City Motel
Forbidden City Motel
Forbidden City Motel
Forbidden City Motel

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8.4

Excellent

1,116 reviews

1,116 reviews

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8.4

Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Parking
FREE
Popular landmarks
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts 2.1 km
National Taichung Theater 2.2 km
National Museum of Natural Science 2.9 km
Rainbow Village Taichung 3.5 km
PaoChueh Temple 4.9 km
Tunghai University 6.0 km
921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan 12.6 km
Maple Garden 13.1 km
Gaomei Wetland 16.2 km
Lavender Cottage 19.8 km
Nearby landmarks
Fulfillment Amphitheatre 440 m
Zhongnan Caomifu 530 m
Nantun Old Street 540 m
MRT Wenxin Forest Park Station 590 m
Linjin Shengxiang 640 m
Taichung Wanhe Temple 660 m
MRT Nantun Station 670 m
Wan He Temple 670 m
Wenchang Gongmiao 690 m
Lin Shin Hospital 700 m

Forbidden City Motel

No.488, Dadun 6th St., Nantun District, Taichung, Taiwan, 40867 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Conveniently situated in the Nantun District part of Taichung, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Rainbow Village Taichung. As an added bonus, massage is provided on-site to conveniently serve your needs.

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Highlights

570 meters to public transportation

Check-in [24-hour]

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Breakfast [free]

Daily housekeeping

Hygiene Plus
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Safety Features
Staff trained in safety protocol
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Preventative Equipment
Hand sanitizer
Free face masks
Sterilizing equipment
Health and Medical
First aid kit
Doctor/nurse on call
Important announcement -- "Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) circumstances, those who are requested by the government to undergo household quarantine or home isolation will be rejected as per the government’s regulations."

Facilities

Front desk [24-hour]

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Check-in/out [express]

Luggage storage

Breakfast [free]

Room service [24-hour]

Room service

This property is in high demand!

14 travelers have booked today.

Value for money8.3
Location rating8.4
Nearest airportTaichung Airport (RMQ)
Distance to airport13.1 km

Rooms available at Forbidden City Motel

Deluxe Double Room with Spa Bath and Private Parking
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Shower and bathtub
  • 1 queen bed
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King Room with Spa Bath
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
  • Shower and bathtub
  • 1 queen bed
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Standard Double Room with Spa Bath and Private Parking
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  • Shower and bathtub
  • 1 queen bed
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Royal Deluxe
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  • Room size: 165 m²/1776 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 king bed
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Comfortable Room 1 King Bed
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  • Room size: 80 m²/861 ft²
  • Street view
  • 1 king bed
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Royal Suite Room
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  • Room size: 132 m²/1421 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 double bed
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Business Double Room
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  • Shower
  • 2 single beds or 1 double b...
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Business Queen or Twin
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  • Room size: 35 m²/377 ft²
  • Street view
  • 2 single beds or 1 queen be...
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Luxury King Room
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  • Room size: 150 m²/1615 ft²
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Deluxe Double Room
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  • Room size: 75 m²/807 ft²
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Forbidden City Motel?

Check-in is from 06:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The motel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

How do I get to Forbidden City Motel?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, Forbidden City Motel has a car park right on site for maximum convenience. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Taichung with private transportation, the motel can arrange taxi service.

Is breakfast offered at Forbidden City Motel?

Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 80 TWD if not included in the room rate.

Can special events be hosted at Forbidden City Motel?

You may choose an indoor venue for your special gathering. Large events and gatherings such as private events can be hosted at Forbidden City Motel. Small or intimate events like birthday parties, entertainment events and graduation parties can also be accomodated. Services for in-house catering, event decoration, audio-visual equipment and music entertainment are offered to help your event go smoothly. End your big event day with special turn-down service to celebrate your special occasion, food and beverage are available upon request.

What is the closest train, metro, or bus station to Forbidden City Motel?

The closest train, metro, or bus station to Forbidden City Motel is MRT Wenxin Forest Park Station, 580 m away.

What restaurants are nearby Forbidden City Motel?

Restaurants including Wu Wei Tsao Tang Teahouse, JL Studio and Rakuken are popular in Forbidden City Motel’s neighborhood which is known as Nantun District.

What popular shopping places are close to Forbidden City Motel?

Shopping options in Forbidden City Motel’s Nantun District neighborhood include Linjin Shengxiang, Yongchun Tourism Night Market and Huiwen Flower Market.

What are popular attractions near Forbidden City Motel?

Guests at Forbidden City Motel can easily visit Rainbow Village Taichung, Zhongnan Caomifu and Nantun Old Street located in the Nantun District area.

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What people love about Forbidden City Motel

  • 10

    Exceptional
    Spaciousness

    "It is an incredible place to stay, huge room, great bathroom/spa and lovely decorations."

    Ling

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    December 30, 2019

  • 10

    Exceptional

    "The air conditional working great even with such a large room, unlike some other motel I've visited."

    Yao

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    May 17, 2019

  • 10

    Exceptional
    Spaciousness

    "Requested for the 赤壁 room, Totally worth for a night as a couple to try out this amazingly spacious stays."

    Yao

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    May 17, 2019

Property ranking|Compared to 1,016 Taichung properties
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Room size
103 sqm.
Cheapest price score
Service score
8.6/10
Cleanliness score
8.5/10
Bigger than
99
%
of Taichung properties
Better than
85
%
of Taichung properties
Better than
80
%
of Taichung properties
Better than
80
%
of Taichung properties
Overall rating:

8.4

Excellent
1,116 reviews
Cleanliness
8.5
Facilities
8.2
Location
8.4
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More about Forbidden City Motel

More about Forbidden City Motel

Forbidden City Motel

Enjoy both relaxation and an urban cultural exploration with a stay at Forbidden City Motel, ideally placed just minutes from Taichung city center. Sampling the authentic culture of Taichung is easy with a stay at Forbidden City Motel, just 3.5 km from Rainbow Village Taichung.
The range of services provided by Forbidden City Motel ensures all travelers get the most out of their stay. Post your pictures and answer your emails whenever you want, with the motel's free Wi-Fi internet access. The motel provides taxi services to help you find what you want in Taichung. Parking is available and free, provided by the motel for guests with their own transportation.
While lodging at this wonderful motel, the helpful staff at the front desk can assist you with multiple services that include express check-in or check-out, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes. If you want seats to city's best entertainment, you can get help through the motel's ticket service and tours. In-room conveniences include 24-hour room service, room service and daily housekeeping, so you can relax and enjoy your stay.
Guestrooms at Forbidden City Motel are fitted with all the amenities travelers need. The motel provides blackout curtains and air conditioning in some rooms for the benefit of guests. Some selected rooms have television, in-room video streaming and cable TV to keep guests entertained. The motel also provides guests with a refrigerator, bottled water, instant coffee and instant tea in some rooms.
Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the motel provides a hair dryer, toiletries and towels in some select rooms.


Dining and things to do

Start your vacation days in the best possible way. Your mornings at Forbidden City Motel begin with a complimentary breakfast. Guests of Forbidden City Motel can even have groceries delivered to their room for cooking, using the motel's special service.
Forbidden City Motel promises you a fun-packed holiday with a variety of activities and facilities. Pamper and indulge yourself with a visit to the massage.


Around the property

Visit the sights and local attractions of Taichung during your stay at the motel. Engage in the city's best art at National Museum of Natural Science located 2.9 km away, where you can learn about the local art scene and buy original works. One of the city's most iconic and famous buildings is National Taichung Theater, located 2.1 km away.


Reasons to stay here

Rooms here are cheaper than 84% of accommodations in the city.
Past guests rate facilities here higher than 85% of the city's accommodation.
This motel's food and dining score higher than 85% of accommodations in the city.

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Amenities and facilities
Excellent
Facilities

8.2

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Chinese [Mandarin]
  • Japanese

Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Massage
  • Ticket services
  • Tours

Cleanliness and safety

  • Body thermometer
  • Breakfast in room
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • Doctor/nurse on call
  • Face coverings on staff
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
  • Sterilizing equipment
  • Temperature check for guests and staff

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Breakfast [free]
  • Grocery delivery
  • Kitchen
  • Room service [24-hour]

Services and conveniences

  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Food delivery
  • Ironing service
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area

Access

  • Cat-friendly
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Check-in/out [private]
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Dog-friendly
  • Exterior corridor
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms

Getting around

  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [on-site]
  • Rental car
  • Taxi service

Available in all rooms

  • Complimentary tea
  • Free bottled water
  • Free instant coffee
  • Free welcome drink
  • Mirror
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
  • Smoke detector
  • Wi-Fi [free]
Food and dining
Breakfast options
  • American
Restaurants on site

Restaurant

  • Menu: Buffet
Location
No.488, Dadun 6th St., Nantun District, Taichung, Taiwan, 40867
Excellent
Location

8.4

Airports

  • Taichung Airport (RMQ)
    13.1 km 29 min drive
  • Chiayi Airport (CYI)
    80.3 km 1.2 hour drive

Public transportation

  • MRT Wenxin Forest Park Station
    590 m
  • MRT Nantun Station
    670 m

Hospital or clinic

  • Lin Shin Hospital
    700 m

Shopping

  • Audit Village
    2.1 km

Convenience store

  • Family Mart
    620 m

Cash withdrawal

  • ATM
    330 m 6 min walk
What's nearby

Popular landmarks

  • National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts
    2.1 km
  • National Taichung Theater
    2.2 km
  • National Museum of Natural Science
    2.9 km
  • Rainbow Village Taichung
    3.5 km
  • PaoChueh Temple
    4.9 km
  • Tunghai University
    6.0 km
  • 921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan
    12.6 km
  • Maple Garden
    13.1 km
  • Gaomei Wetland
    16.2 km
  • Lavender Cottage
    19.8 km

Nearby landmarks

  • Fulfillment Amphitheatre
    440 m
  • Zhongnan Caomifu
    530 m
  • Nantun Old Street
    540 m
  • MRT Wenxin Forest Park Station
    590 m
  • Linjin Shengxiang
    640 m
  • Taichung Wanhe Temple
    660 m
  • MRT Nantun Station
    670 m
  • Wan He Temple
    670 m
  • Wenchang Gongmiao
    690 m
  • Lin Shin Hospital
    700 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
Property policies
Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Children 0-6 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 7 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • Guests are required to provide an estimated check-in time to the property at least 1 day prior to arrival.
  • Check-in is from 06:00 PM from Sunday to Thursday and from 09:00 PM on Friday and Saturday and public holidays.
  • For the ‘Non-Garage’ room type(Business Queen or Twin rooms), the earliest check-in time is 03:00 PM (Sunday-Thursday) and 06:00 PM (Friday-Saturday and public holidays). For the ‘Garage’ room type, the earliest check-in time is 06:00 PM (Sunday-Thursday) and 09:00 PM (Friday-Saturday and public holidays).
  • Check-out is before 12:00 PM, Guests staying more than one night must check out every day. Otherwise, additional charges will be applied.
  • Luxury Deluxe Room and Royal Deluxe Room offer a Karaoke service in the rooms from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out

  • Check-in from18:00
  • Check-out until12:00

Extras

  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)80 TWD
  • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 NTD

The property

  • Number of floors6
  • Number of rooms 68
  • Year property opened2015
Property announcements

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) circumstances, those who are requested by the government to undergo household quarantine or home isolation will be rejected as per the government’s regulations.

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) circumstances, after onsite measurement guests’ whose forehead temperature is above 37.5 °C or ear temperature is above 38 °C might be rejected for accommodations as per the government's regulations.

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, certain restaurants, bars, public facilities and areas may be closed in accordance with the government directives. Please contact the property for more information.

Reviews of Forbidden City Motel from real guests

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8.4
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10
Cleanliness8.5
Facilities8.2
Location8.4
Service8.6
Value for money8.3
High score for Taichung
Rating
9+ Exceptional (57)
8-9 Excellent (27)
7-8 Very Good (42)
6-7 Good (9)
<6 Below Expectation (28)
Time of the year
Mar - May (27)
Jun - Aug (24)
Sep - Nov (60)
Dec - Feb (52)
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10.0
Exceptional
Yao from Singapore
Couple
Royal Suite Room
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

Beyond expectations!”

I've heard alot good thing about this motel, it did not fail me and actually beyond my expectations. Requested for the 赤壁 room, Totally worth for a night as a couple to try out this amazingly spacious stays. The hot tub with 32inch TV.. I got no word to describe. The air conditional working great even with such a large room, unlike some other motel I've visited. If able to check in earlier will be perfect!

Reviewed May 17, 2019

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10.0
Exceptional
Ling from Australia
Couple
Royal Suite Room
Stayed 1 night in December 2019

Beautiful hotel, impressive bathroom”

It is an incredible place to stay, huge room, great bathroom/spa and lovely decorations. A five star experience.

Reviewed December 30, 2019

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10.0
Exceptional
Oscar
Couple
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in January 2019

Exceptional”

Quite and comfortable

Reviewed January 21, 2019

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4.4
Tiffy from Taiwan
Couple
Royal Suite Room
Stayed 1 night in February 2021

Disappointed stay, good for short rest”

Walls are not noise proof. You can hear shower from the other rooms running all night and people going in and out through the hallways I thought the room came with karaoke but didn't so super disappointed

Reviewed February 16, 2021

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2.0
Chang-Hsin from Taiwan
Solo traveler
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 2 nights in September 2020

Acceptable”

not sure about this place

Reviewed February 01, 2021

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6.0
Chuo from United States
Couple
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 2 nights in April 2018

Above average”

Horrible to ask you check out even you have two days stay and when one visitor to visit us have to pay nt680 in advance, if over 30 minutes that cash will be charged. WiFi is super slow

Reviewed April 15, 2018

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6.4
Good
Ponan from Taiwan
Solo traveler
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in November 2016

Not bad”

Not bad

Reviewed January 01, 2017

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6.4
Good
SSU-TING from Taiwan
Family with young children
Comfortable Room 1 King Bed
Stayed 1 night in February 2022

Good”

雖說是禁菸房但煙味很重,不適合帶小孩入住,過年期間沒得選擇的選擇

Reviewed February 07, 2022

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4.0
KE from Taiwan
Business traveler
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in April 2021

還好”

還好,沒有很推雙人或旅宿,房間很暗

Reviewed October 22, 2021

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7.6
Very good
PAI-LING from Taiwan
Couple
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in February 2021

Very good”

大床是兩張單人合一起 沒有先告知 有點傻眼 櫃檯告知怎麼去住宿房號也不清不楚 廁所馬桶還會瘋狂漏水⋯⋯

Reviewed March 19, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
I-WEN from Taiwan
Business traveler
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in February 2021

主題汽旅好氣派”

第一次入住覺得裝潢很氣派,物品遺失打給櫃檯人員說會幫忙寄回來,真的太感謝了🙏時間關係沒能穿宮廷服裝角色扮演拍照,下次有機會一定要在入住

Reviewed March 01, 2021

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8.4
Excellent
YungLin from Taiwan
Business traveler
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in December 2019

房間很乾淨 位置很方便”

房間很乾淨 位置很方便

Reviewed February 17, 2021

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8.8
Excellent
Hao from Taiwan
Family with teens
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in January 2021

市區住宿的另一種選擇”

電視大.床也很舒服.商務房雖不大但基本功能都有.星期六住宿2000有找算CP值很高了

Reviewed January 26, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Wan from Taiwan
Family with young children
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in January 2021

棒!”

這家以前就和老公常住 沒想到還有澡盆.嬰兒床 可惜沒有消毒鍋 不然更加分 但床頭還有些灰塵 其他都很好還有麥當勞肯德基附早餐 建議下次可以改肉蛋吐司更棒

Reviewed January 19, 2021

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9.2
Exceptional
Chifang from Taiwan
Couple
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in January 2021

設備跟整體都很棒”

設備跟整體都很棒

Reviewed January 17, 2021

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9.6
Exceptional
MEI-CHUN from Taiwan
Group
Royal Deluxe
Stayed 1 night in December 2020

Exceptional”

整體大致上還不錯

Reviewed December 29, 2020

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9.6
Exceptional
RISA from Taiwan
Couple
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in December 2020

Exceptional”

商務房乾淨整潔、備品齊,唯獨房間無梳妝用鏡子,要頻繁跑去浴室較麻煩;一樓大廳可以玩清朝cosplay;若需要獨立車庫及泡澡的客人建議訂主題房

Reviewed December 21, 2020

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9.6
Exceptional
LEI from Taiwan
Couple
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in December 2020

2年前有住過,印象很好,這次也是”

整體而言還不錯

Reviewed December 18, 2020

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9.2
Exceptional
YuMin from Taiwan
Solo traveler
Business Queen or Twin
Stayed 1 night in November 2020

很適合商務人士”

附近進辦公大樓,也有吃的

Reviewed December 15, 2020

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10.0
Exceptional
Geng from Taiwan
Couple
Comfortable Room 1 King Bed
Stayed 1 night in October 2020

服務設備都很棒”

服務設備都很棒

Reviewed November 22, 2020

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