Kaohsiung may be known as the largest port city in Taiwan, but it is also an extremely pleasant city filled with must-see sights. With its diverse parks, wide variety of shopping and delicious food, Kaohsiung is an absolutely delightful city that attracts an increasing number of tourists. What’s a holiday without good accommodation? Here are Kaohsiung’s top 10 hotels that will make your trip absolutely unforgettable:
You’ll be able to spot 85 Sky Tower from a mile away. As one of the most recognizable buildings in Kaohsiung, the towering 85 Sky Tower offers breathtaking views of the city and seaside, especially on the higher floors. Get a bird’s eye view from the comfort of your spacious room. Additionally, the MRT station is just a 5-minute walk away from the hotel. You’re bound to enjoy every facet of your stay, from its extensive buffet breakfast to the warm hospitality of the staff.
Located in the Yang Cheng Pu district, Chateau de Chine is a well-managed trendy hotel that offers all the modern amenities you need. At night, the exterior is lit up with multi-colored lights. You’ll be able to spot it among Taiwanese eateries and convenience stores. The spacious hotel rooms are spanking new and spotlessly clean while the staff are extremely gracious and hospitable. Chateau de Chine, while not fancy in nature, is an ideal accommodation for all types of travellers, ranging from families with young children or businessmen and businesswomen.
3. Hotel Dua
Rest and relax after a long day of exploring Kaohsiung’s attractions at Hotel Dua, a modern and stylish hotel with great amenities and wonderful service. Your spacious room includes a two-seat sofa, an extremely large bed and complimentary drinks for you to enjoy in the refrigerator. Couples may find the romantic dim lighting in the room a plus. Before heading out, have an exceptional breakfast overlooking the city on the rooftop. Additionally, the Formosa Boulevard MRT station is just right around the corner.
Situated opposite the Pier 2 Arts Centre, City Suites is a contemporary hotel with comfortable rooms and modern facilities. Roll out of bed and wake up to the view of the wharf right from your hotel room. Alternatively, browse through the shopping outlets opposite the hotel or take a jog around Love River. Whatever you do, you’ll appreciate City Suite’s great location. If you’re unsure of anything, the approachable staff are always happy to help.
This family-friendly designed hotel consists of comfortable beds and cozy rooms. Just down the street from the famous Liuhe Night Market, The Tree House is located just 300m (984 feet) from the MRT. However, it is surprisingly quiet once you enter the lobby. You can even enjoy the complimentary usage of the massage chairs in the lobby. Conversely, take a dip in the rooftop pool. Aside from the fact that the rooms have no windows, it is hard to fault this fantastic hotel with such a strategic location.
Hi-tech, fashionable and modern, Starhaus Hotel will impress you in every way. Light up Jacuzzis, toilet seat sensors, heated bathtubs and remote controlled blinds are just some of the amenities found in your spacious rooms. Moreover, you’ll never feel hungry with Starhaus’ hearty breakfasts and 24-hour snack service that will satisfy your midnight cravings. Take a stroll down the nearby Love River or head to the MRT 15 minutes away to see the best of Kaohsiung.
The Lees Hotel is comparable to an international five-star hotel but at a great price. You’ll be welcomed with fruits by the helpful and highly efficient staff when you first enter the hotel. Your grand and comfortable room is attached to a huge marble bathroom. Furthermore, the hotel’s central location gives you access to numerous attractions of Kaohsiung. Moreover, you can enjoy the heated indoor pool or take your children to the designated kids pool. Do note that swimming is only allowed in the pool if you bring a swimming cap.
Feel right at home at Kindness Hotel, thanks to the exceptional service staff who genuinely care about your well-being. Located right across the street from the MRT station, Kindness Hotel’s clean cozy rooms are perfect after a long day of shopping in Kaohsiung. Moreover, you’ll love the food at Kindness Hotel, from the mouth-watering breakfast buffet to the complimentary coffee and ice cream available 24 hours a day. You’re bound to come back for its great value and excellent service.
The minute you step into Just Sleep Hotel, you’ll immediately feel welcomed by the helpful and superb staff. With its classy and elegant interior design, Just Sleep Hotel will make you wish you were staying in Kaohsiung longer. Moreover, you’ll be served delicious local breakfasts and provided access to the 24-hour self-service laundry room. You can even enjoy drinks on the house at the lounge. Located just 3 minutes away from Martial Arts Stadium Station, Just Sleep Hotel allows guests to reach many of Kaohsiung’s attractions in no time.
The Grand Hi-Lai Hotel offers everything one could possibly ask for at such a great price - from an extensive buffet breakfast to an enormous lap pool and gym facilities (including a squash court). Moreover, you’ll marvel at the views of the harbor that the hotel has to offer. The staff will most definitely put a smile on your face with their first-rate service. With a shopping mall located just downstairs, one can easily take an elevator up to the hotel and relax from its spacious and comfortable room.
Make Kaohsiung your next holiday destination!
You’ll never run out of things to do in one of Taiwan’s most pleasant cities. These hotels offer both comfort and convenience at a great price, so do book your rooms early. This is vital if you plan to visit Taiwan during the weekend as there are many Taiwanese tourists who visit Kaohsiung over the weekend. Kaohsiung, after all, is the place to be!
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