Welcome to May Rooms Taipei~
Experience a fusion of nostalgia and contemporary comfort when you stay in May rooms completely modernized historic red brick property, built 60 years ago. Feel the charm of Taipei. While experience the genuine local way of life. Our dorms and single/double rooms are comfortable, colorful and clean and you can expect a personal service with lots of travel information.
Enjoy the friendly atmosphere in our small and cosy place, close to the combination Station with Nangang MRT, Nangang Railway, (HSR launch Jan 2015), The hostel is also a few minutes' walk away to the famous Taipei Nangang exhibition Center, few min ride by MRT Taipei 101 Tower Building, Xin Yi Shopping area, We Fen Pu Fashion Market, Raohe Street Night Market and to all the things you may need: hypermarket, bakery, restaurants, night market, spas, ATM bank and laundry facilities,
Additionally, for confirmed arrivals past midnight, please make sure that you book your accommodation for the previous calendar day. For example, if you are planning to arrive on Monday at 1:00 AM, reserve a bed for Sunday evening. If you reserve for Monday, this implies that you plan to wait until normal check-in time (2 PM onward) until you will actually occupy your bed.
************ Nearby Highlights *************
Taipei 101 Tower Building is a skyscraper looming above the clouds hovering over Taipei City. Taipei 101 Tower Building, formerly the 2nd tallest building in the world, was designed by Master Architect C.Y. Lee. The 508-meter skyscraper combines classic oriental culture and local Taiwanese features. Its glass curtain wall with double-glazed heat reduction clear glass observatory allows viewers to enjoy a bird's eye-view of the entire city of Taipei. The express elevator, affirmed as the fastest in the world, takes just 43 seconds to reach the 89th floor. While in the building, visitors can also visit the world-class shopping mall, located at the base of the complex. Like New York's Empire State Building and Paris's Eiffel Tower, Taipei 101 Tower Building attracts numerous visitors to the cosmopolitan city of Taipei.This must-see landmark and shopping mall is only 10 minutes away from Nangang MRT (4 stops).
Nangang MRT / Railway Station (Exit 2A) is only a 7-minute walk from May Rooms. There, you can see Taiwan Illustrator Jimmy's Famed Artwork: The SubwayRides into MRT Nangang Station.
Carrefour Nangang hypermarket enjoy shopping and tasting local foods and seasonal fruits at Carrefour fresh market; bananas, guava, mango, sugarapple pineapple, bell apples (native to Taiwan), etc. can be had only a few American dollars. Yummy!
Wu Fen Pu Fashion Market, Shopping Paradise Taipei's must-see fashion market, is only one stop 5 minutes rides from Nangang TRA to Songshan TRA. The biggest wholesale clothes market in Taiwan. No visit is complete without a day of shopping in WuFenPu Taipei; the philosophy is-- buy more, spend less!
Academia Sinica Campus & Hu Shih Memorial Hall
The highest academic institution in Taiwan. It is engaged in conducting scientific research in its own institutes, as well as providing guidance, channels a public green park for picnics, biking, and recreation, is only 7 min fm May Rooms, bus stops in front of May Rooms door.
Nangang Tea Park, Nangang Tea Demonstration Farm , Yu Family Historical Residence
'Baozhong Tea.' 150 years ago from China. The Nangang Tea Park is actually a Tea Plantation, situated at an an altitude of 200- 300 meters along the Section II of the JuiZuang Street. It was the most popular product of Nangang BaoZhong Tea. The Tea is half fermented and the color of the tea leaves are blackish green with a delighting fragrance. Its only 15 min by bus fm May Rooms, bus stops in front of May Rooms door.
NK101 Tea@Style is a large-scale teahouse can drink tea and enjoy stage performance presents the stage work Formosa Fantasy, the amazing night of Taiwan. This is a song-and-dance presentation focused on Taiwan culture. Four major themes:religion,night market,pop fashion and indigenous groups.
******************* Room Type ***************************
Single Standard Suite
Family Room share bathroom (1 x double beds + 1 single bed)
4 Bed Lady Dormitories Share bathroom
8 Bed Mixed Dormitories-Shared Bathroom
All rooms are air-conditioned, and come with free wireless, cable TV (private room), clean linens and towels, clothes hangers, and shower gel and shampoo (in all bathrooms).
1. No Smoking.
2. Passport or personal ID is strictly required for check-in.
3. Full cash in Taiwan dollars is requested at the time of check-in.
4. Key deposit is $500 NT. We will refund your money when the key is returned at check-out.
****************** Service Time ***************************
Check-Out Time: 12:00
Check-In Time: 14:00
Service Hour: 8:00 - 22:00
1. 10% Hostelworld Deposit is Non-Refundable.
2. Late Arrivals of 3 hours or more without notice will count as 'NO-SHOWS'. All deposits are Non-Refundable. You will be charged for 1 night for NO SHOWS and for cancellations made less than 7 days in advance.
*********** Our Environmental Concerns and Policies ************
- We encourage our guests to reuse the linens and towels.
- Turn off the light and airconditioner when you leave the room.