Top 10 Airbnb Rentals in Taipei, Taiwan
Mouthwatering food. Stunning natural sceneries. Bustling city life. Well-preserved heritage and cultural buildings. Breathtaking islands and beaches. Interesting historic sites. These are all the tourist wonders tucked away in the small country of Taiwan.
Taiwan is a small island nation that neighbors China, Japan, and the Philippines. As a tourist destination, it is a wondrous nation, and very friendly for tourists considering that the Taiwanese are able to communicate and understand basic English. The tourism industry of Taiwan is given much importance, considering that the majority of the country’s income comes from this industry. In fact, over 1.1 million tourists came to visit Taiwan last 2018.
If you want to enjoy Taiwan, the best place to start is at its heart—Taipei. And for this particular article, we will be recommending you the 10 best Airbnbs in Taipei.
Airbnbs are a much cheaper alternative than traditional accommodation options (like hotels and rental apartments). They are also a much better option for a more authentic experience of the country. These rental listings are safe and secure; you can even read through previous guests‘ experiences to gain an insight into your stay.
Cozy and stylish affordable Airbnb in Ximending District
This 1 bedroom, 1 bath, entire upstairs home Airbnb is located in the busy and lively business district of Ximending. It is one of the cheapest Airbnbs in this list, at around 50 USD per night. It can accommodate up to 4 guests.
The best thing about this Airbnb? It‘s location. It is just 3 minutes away from the Ximen MRT and will provide great accessibility to other tourist attractions that you are planning to visit. It is also just 3 minutes away from the Ximen Red House, which is the famous Taipei red building monument. The first floor of the building where this Airbnb is located is a well-known beef noodle soup shop and a 24-hour convenience store. It provides convenience and accessibility—two factors that will certainly make your vacation stress-free and more relaxing.
The Airbnb is cozy, and chic, making use of reds and bold shapes partnered with more muted motifs for a clean and sophisticated look. Downstairs is the lounge room, with a patio that looks out into the streets and upstairs is the bedroom.
You will have access to a WiFi, a dryer, heater, a cable TV, a washer, air conditioning, a refrigerator, a hairdryer, and other essential amenities.
Previous guests are especially satisfied with their stay, with over 300 ratings that accumulated to a 4.87-star average, and made the owner of this Airbnb a Superhost.
Modern contemporary studio Airbnb with interesting decor
This Airbnb is a studio, with 2 beds and 1 bath. It is suitable for three guests, perfect for friends of three or a small family, with one small child. You will have the entire studio home to yourself, for only 60 USD per night.
This Airbnb is also located in the Ximending business district, where shopping malls, entertainment centers, cinemas, and restaurants are just within a 3 to 5-minute walk. There is 24-hour security within the building, and you will be given access to an elevator.
The Airbnb is stylish and contemporary, with black furniture, yellow accents, and white accessories. There are cartoonish paintings covering the walls and other interesting character decorations. There are also green pops of colors from plants all throughout the studio home.
This home includes the following amenities: free WiFi, dryer, cable TV, heating, washer, laptop-friendly workspace, air conditioning, and toddler‘s necessities, like a high chair, a baby‘s travel crib and children‘s dinnerware.
The feedbacks remark about the quietness of this apartness, and its great location relative to the Ximen MRT and business district.
“Morning! Dahu!” Good morning! Airbnb amidst the Great Lakes
If you are traveling with a bigger family, or a bigger set of friends, this 3-bedroom, 1-bath home Airbnb is a perfect choice. It can house up to 9 guests, for a cheap 85 USD per night!
This Airbnb is located in the Neihu District of Taipei, which is only an 8-minute walk from the Dahu Park MRT Station. This Airbnb provides the best views to see the city‘s great lakes—Dahu Park Lake. There are lots of nearby convenience marts and grocery stores, as well as traditional breakfast shops, a community gym, a community pool, and other residential facilities. It is located in a quiet neighborhood.
The space is cozy but sophisticated. It incorporates neutral colors, like gray, white, and wood furnishings for a clean and high-end look. Pops of colors like reds in the accessories and greens in the plants are used for a more homey feel.
Aside from the bedrooms and baths, there is also a balcony a laundry room, a kitchen, and a large guest restaurant. You are given access to a hairdryer, a clothes iron, heating, WiFi, TV, air conditioning, and so much more.
Previous guests are especially pleased with the cleanliness and simplicity of this Airbnb, as well as the large space that it provides.
Sunny Loft near Zhongshan MRT
For a more luxurious and spacious option, if you are traveling for a longer period, this cozy, treehouse-like loft Airbnb is highly recommended. It has 1 bedroom, 2 beds, 1 bath, and is perfect for a traveling family of 4, with teenager children as the beds provide more privacy than other Airbnbs in this list.
It is only a 3-minute walk from the Zhongshan MRT Station and has cafes, restaurants, convenience marts, and a local gym nearby.
The best way to describe this loft is that it is a modern treehouse. The majority of the flooring, stairs, and furniture are made of the same wood material, with raised spaces that house the beds. The bathroom and counters are simple and clean, using white enameled porcelain as the main material. This treehouse loft is truly one of a kind as the owners have designed it themselves.
For only 151 USD per night, you are given access to this beautiful cool, sunlit loft with 2 beds and 1 bath, a kitchen, gym, a cable TV, air conditioning, and other amenities.
Monochromatic grey apartment with plenty of sunlight in Datong District
This home Airbnb is really spacious, with 4 beds, 1 bedroom, and 2 shared baths. It can accommodate up to 8 guests, for a cheap price of 75 USD a night. This is perfect for large families looking to enjoy a relaxing vacation away from home.
This is located right next door to the Taipei Station, with convenience stores, restaurants, fast food, department stores, and other convenient establishments.
This is really simple, minimalistic, and spacious. It has a gray monochromatic interior, with occasional pops of other muted neutral colors. The space is really sophisticated with grey marble tiles, white porcelain bathroom items, and kitchen countertops, and matching grey pillows, bedsheets, and rugs. It is a really sophisticated space, with ample natural lighting.
It is designed for traveling families, and the apartment comes with cots, strollers, and disinfecting equipment, which are all essential for traveling with young kids and toddlers. You are also given access to free WiFi, bath essentials, a water boiler, a microwave, a TV, and other amenities.
Traveling families especially love this Airbnb that feels just like home.
Soft glow relaxing room Airbnb in Zhongshan District
If you are looking for a more affordable but still luxurious space, this muted and relaxing Airbnb is your best choice. For only 20 USD a night, you can enjoy this home Airbnb with up to 4 guests.
The decor and ambiance is rather dark, suited for a relaxing atmosphere. There are soft glow colored lights all over the place, with wall-mounted spotlights for the wall decor and blue-colored floor lights for soft illumination. The whole interior uses gray and blue for the room, while the bathroom uses clean white tiles and white countertops.
This Airbnb is located in the Zhongshan District of Taipei and is only a 2-minute walk away from the MRT Zhongshan Station. It is a very convenient location, and an airport bus can take you directly to this Airbnb.
The home Airbnb gives access to a mini kitchen, equipped with a microwave and kitchenware. You are also given access to a washing machine, closet, WiFi, air conditioning, TV, hot water, and other amenities.
This is rated 4.59 stars, and is praised by previous guests for its cleanliness and perfect location.
Plenty of light in this bright room Airbnb near Xiangtian Temple Station Exit 4
For only 48 USD, you can enjoy a night in this serviced apartment, with 2 beds, 1 bedroom, and 1 bath. It is highly recommended by previous guests, with an average rating of 4.78 stars from over 250 ratings.
This is a really spacious Airbnb with plenty of natural light. One wall is covered with windows, draped in neutral-colored curtains. The whole room is in neutral colors, with white bedsheets, light gray walls, and light wood furnishing. There is plenty of space to walk around and enjoy floor activities.
The location is highly convenient as it is only a few minutes away from the Xingtian Temple Station 4, and it is also surrounded by delicious local Taiwanese restaurants that operate 24/7. It is also close to shopping centers, the Ximen Area, Taipei Main Station, and other business districts.
This is a highly safe and secure area, as it is protected 24 hours by CCTV cameras. You are given access to a TV, refrigerator, closet, washing machine, hairdryer, electric kettle, and free WiFi.
Sophisticated room Airbnb with bathtub for cheap
If you are looking for a cheap Airbnb to stay in, with bathtub access, this 1-bedroom, 2-bed private room is a good option. It is perfect for traveling friends within a small group, or for couples looking for an intimate place to stay.
This private room is located in the city center and is only 5 minutes away from the Taipei 101 Station and MRT Xinyi Anhe Station. There are lots of coffee shops and restaurants that will serve as your dining options nearby. Moreover, you can easily get to Taipei Airport within 10 minutes through MRT Station.
This Airbnb has a really cool, modern sophisticated look to it. Metal surfaces are brushed to be sleek chrome-nickel. The walls are painted white for a bright and clean room. The furniture and accents are black, and the decor is very minimalistic with only potted green plants giving a lively pop of color to this otherwise black and white room.
You are given access to free WiFi, dryer, heating, air conditioning, TV, hot water, a luxury bathtub, washer, and other essentials, like soap, towels, bedsheets, and others.
Rated by over 120 guests with a 4.84-star average, you can enjoy this private room for only 38 USD.
Adorable and stylish room Airbnb for a great deal
For small group travelers who are traveling to Taiwan in a budget, this Airbnb apartment with 1 bedroom, 3 beds, and 1 bath is perfect for 4 guests for only 19 USD a night. It is cute and homey, with an ample amount of space for 4 people.
This apartment Airbnb is located in the Zhongzheng District of Taipei, and it is near the Taipei Botanical Gardens, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, 2/28 Peace Park, and other tourist attractions, as well as government buildings and museums.
The apartment interior is light and relaxing, with light purple and cream walls, and similar-colored beddings. There is a raised space by the window, where a small lounge area is set up. The decor is minimal but adorable, perfectly complementing the room to make you feel more at home.
For the standard listing, you will be given access to a double bed and two standard beds. There is also WiFi, heating, a washer, air conditioning, hot water, laptop-friendly workspace, and essentials such as towels, bedsheets, soaps, and toilet essentials.
Minimalistic modern loft near Zhongshan Station
You can avail of this modern and sleek loft Airbnb for 53 USD. You can bring up to 2 to 3 friends with you, and share this 1-bedroom, 2-bed, and 1-bath loft. It is rated 4.89 stars by more than 300 satisfied previous customers.
It is located in the Datong District of Taipei and is only a 2-minute walk from the Zhongshan Station, and 10 minutes away from the Taipei Main Station. There are lots of restaurants, convenient stores, and other necessary establishments nearby.
This Airbnb incorporates minimalism and comfort. There is a floor lounge bed/sofa by the corner, there are second-floor beds, with twisting white stairs. Faucets are gold and sleek, while the bathroom is clean and modern. This is an incredibly sophisticated space.
While this is a fairly small apartment, space is efficiently used, and no unnecessary decorations are scattered around. It has everything you need during your stay.
Those were the 10 best Airbnbs that you can rent while in Taipei, the heart of Taiwan. We covered a wide range of Airbnbs, with different interior designs, different prices, and different sizes, to provide a wide variety that will surely satisfy your needs and preferences.
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