A good night's sleep recharges you during your journey.
Convenient transportation is one crucial aspect many take into account when traveling! Both stores and accommodations prefer to be near where there is convenient transportation for visitors. The Banqiao station, shared by the metro, train, and high-speed rail, and the Fuzhong metro station are both popular lodging locations for most tourists. Accommodations along the metro lines are also favored options. Convenient transportation makes it easy to travel to destinations across districts.
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Shuinandong, Jiufen, and Jinguashi have always been popular destinations, with Jiufen Old Street having the most accommodations. If you want to enjoy a fine view of the old streets, mountains, and seas from your room while staying far enough away from the hustle and bustle, you may want to stay near Jiufen Elementary School. When the night is clear, you can even overlook the fishing boats' lights on the sea of Keelung.
Jinguashi, only an 8 minutes’ drive from Jiufen, is more suitable for tourists preferring tranquility and being surrounded by mountains. If you like to be at the beach and see the nighttime Yinyang Sea at close range right after stepping out of your accommodation, you may consider staying near the Shuinandong.
Reminder: Jiufen Old Street is mostly stairs, so be prepared to carry your luggage.
Do you want to have a relaxing vacation at the beach in the hot summer? Gongliao District has various accommodations for people to choose from, such as starred hotels, featured bed and breakfasts, and camping areas, among which the lodging choices neighboring Fulong Beach are the most popular because they allow guests to reach the beach right after stepping out of the hotel.
Enjoy hot springs in the winter
Wulai, Jinshan, Wanli
Cold winter days are the best time to spend a night at a hot spring inn. Wulai, near the Xindian District, has more convenient transportation than Jinshan and Wanli. You can take the metro to Xindian station, transfer to the 849 bus, and bask in the tranquility of the hot spring among the mountains and woods.
The seabed hot spring in the Jinshan-Wanli area is a sulfur mineral spring, which is rare in the world. It has the effect of nourishing the skin and warming the body and heart. Whether choosing a fully furnished hot spring hotel or a public bathhouse full of historical ambiance, you can indulge yourself in the hot spring.
The Tamsui Old Street and Bali Ferry are famous attractions for most tourists. However, fewer accommodations are available in Bali, while many are concentrated in Tamsui District. Therefore, travelers who want to enjoy the gorgeous views of the riverbank can look for accommodations around the Tamsui Fisherman's Wharf. If convenient transportation is your priority, you are recommended to stay near the MRT Tamsui station.
Take the small train on Pingxi Line and experience the super-popular nostalgic railway travel. If you are interested in in-depth explorations, you should lodge near the Shifen Railway Station. Not only is it close to the old street, but it also offers the chance to experience the unique sight of "trains passing by the front door." During the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival, you can be the first to release and watch the sky lanterns, not wasting time at the crowded Ruifang Railway Station in the morning.
Shuangxi Railway Station is the center for the Tamsui-Kavalan Trails and many other hiking trails built by pioneering forebears, making Shuangxi a paradise for hikers! There are several accommodations near the Shuangxi Railway Station for hikers and tourists. You can reserve your energy before challenging the hiking trails or cycle around the town of Shuangxi to simply feel the peaceful timelessness in the mountains.