Our backpackers hostel has a new coffee bar that has just open. The coffee bar is located within the hostel, we have a Big Indoor and Outdoor common area where all the travelers, surfers and artist's meeting place ! We run our hostel by many different international nationalities, Swedish, British,Canadian,South Korea, Americans, Dutch and also the local Taiwanese.
Because we try to keep our hostel eco-friendly, so please appeciate our facilites,and service, and don’t waste our supply and energy. We work very hard to keep the hostel clean and tidy for our guests.
Our hostel is not just a place to stay, We have English Library with over 700 books that were donated by the expats in Taiwan, they gave us books to share with the other travelers and locals.If you like Art, writing, Painting, play djembe, music we have big living room that you can use to to play music or paint or just simply enjoy and relax. We Welcome all the Travelers, Hippies, Backpackers, and Surfers from all over the world! Welcome to our Paradise Hostel!
Formosa Backpackers Hostel is your home away from home in Taiwan!!
Check-in 2 PM to 10 PM, check-out 11 AM.Hualien is a most beautiful city in Taiwan, located just right next to the Pacific Ocean and south of Taroko National Park. This treasured natural reserve is famous for its marble gorge and many of the footpaths in Hualien were once paved with marble.Aboriginal culture an integral part of the island's heritage and you will also have the opportunity to meet people from the Ami, Atayal and Taroko tribes!!If you like outdoors, Hualien is the place for you, and your friends or family.Hualien county is Taiwan's capital for outdoor activities!!Hualien has many Biking and Hiking Trails. The ocean here has great waves for Surfing. You can ask surfing information from the hostel, lots of great surf spots on the east coast !! and you will also find many waterfalls suitable for cliff diving and lagoons for swimming in. River kayaking,rafting are also famous!info for Travel Advice! Info for Teaching English work in Hualien!Info for Study Chinese at Tzu Chi University!!
Activities to do:
We Can arrange Day Tour for Taroko National Park!!!(its Amazing Marble Gorge, Must see in Taiwan)
Whale watch tour! (now is high season)
City explore Day Tour!!!
River Rafting Fun Day TripGorge River Trekking Day TripALL The Tour Pick Up From Hostel Please Reserve the room from the Website or from Phone Call,Thank you.
Close to the nature environment, explore and enjoy the trip in Hualien ! so much more you can do in Hualien, not just sight-see. you can check our backpackers photos and info from facebook: Formosa Backpackers HostelEnglish Library (Over 700 books!), 400 DVD to Watch!!No Lock out or Curfew!!Close to Down town,Bars,Club,and Restaurants area where all the fun and actions going on!!Free Body SoapFree WirelessFree Pillowcase and bed linensFree Hot Shower any timesFree City MapFree Car ParkingJichi Beach (50 min drive form Hualien city, beautiful tropical sandy beach on the Pacific Coast, the waves is perfect for the beginners!! fun waves!)DirectionsYou can reach our accommodation by car, on foot or by train.We are in the Heart of the City Centre!
Our Hostel is Great Location to be in Hualien!Only 10 minutes walk to Downtown City Center!Only 10 min walk to Lin- Sen Road Bars,Club and Restaurants Area!Only 15 to 20 minutes walk from Hualien train station!and you will reach the downtown centre area, where our backpackers located, and close all the bar and restaurants area,where the fun and actions are!After walking directly out of the' Front Exit' of the train station -> keep walking straight and turn RIGHT on 'GUO-LIEN 1st RD.' --> Walk a short distance and turn LEFT on 'JUNG SHAN RD.' -->. After the Mc Donald's and turn RIGHT on 'JIAN JUNG St.' and turn LEFT onto 'JIAN GUO Rd.' Hooray you made it to the paradise hoste! hostel will be on the LEFT hand side across from a school, street address is : '206 JIAN GUO Rd" in the description? Cause it always shows full description while there is nothing in the field.