Gay Taipei – Mid-Range & Budget Hotels

As one of the hottest gay destinations with the best clubbing scene in Asia, Taipei offers a great selection of hotels that cater to the gay market.

身为亚洲拥有最佳夜店体验的城市,台北提供多种旅馆选择,来迎合同志市场的需求。

Our mid-range & budget hotel recommendations are sorted by area:

Ximending

Taipei's major shopping hub and the main gay scene

Zhongxiao Road / Da-an District

near the Luxy nightclub and major city sights

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in and around Ximending

Ximen is a very popular shopping/entertainment area and home of Taipei’s main gay scene. Located in Wanhua District, the area has good transport links, thousands of shops and a large pedestrian street that attracts millions of visitors each month.

Near the gay scene.
Inhouse Hotel
Inhouse Hotel
Inhouse Hotel
Inhouse Hotel

Inhouse Hotel4 stars

No. 107, Xiníng South Road, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

8.3 Very Good based on 2321 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Near the gay scene. Convenient location. Stylish.

Most Booked Award 2014
Top 25

Hip designer hotel in the heart of Ximen gay district.  The Inhouse offers 60 spacious guest rooms (from 21 m² to 50 m²), all with cable flat screen TV, iPod/iPhone dock, minibar, luxury en suite bathroom with L’Occitane toiletries.

Its interior design is reminiscent of the famous Taiwanese Red House Theatre from the old days with vibrant colours and luminescent lighting.  There is an onsite café and restaurant that serves Western and Chinese dishes.

Located a 5-minute walk from Ximen MRT station, with surrounding night markets just outside the hotel door.

Excellent value for money and a good location for both G5 parties and The Red House. Very popular choice on Travel Gay Asia.

Features: bar, cafe, restaurant, free wi-fi (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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1 min to gay scene & MRT.
Westgate Hotel
Westgate Hotel
Westgate Hotel
Westgate Hotel

Westgate Hotel4 stars

No.150, Sec. 1, Zhonghua Road, Ximending, Taipei | map

8.4 Very Good based on 1324 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: 1 min to gay scene & MRT. Excellent value. Late breakfast.

Popular on Travel Gay Asia.  The modern Westgate Hotel in a great location, just one minute from both the Ximen MRT and gay nightlife in and around the Red House.

Quirky, one of a kind artwork awaits you in the lobby, but the rooms and suites offer a tranquil and relaxing environment away from the busy city.

There is a wide choice of accommodation to suit most budgets, from “cosy” rooms through to 37 m² suites.

All rooms are air-conditioned, have a comfortable bed, 40″ LCD, iPhone dock, WiFi, a minibar and decent rainfall shower heads.

Check our rates for regular special offers and upgrade specials.  The hotel has a fitness room and self-service laundry and, helpfully for late-risers, breakfast is served until 11am.

Features: bar, restaurant, gym, free wi-fi (酒吧, 餐厅, 健身房, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Best seller.
Go Sleep Hotel Hankou
Go Sleep Hotel Hankou
Go Sleep Hotel Hankou
Go Sleep Hotel Hankou

Go Sleep Hotel Hankou3-5 stars

No. 54, Sec. 2, Hankou Street, Ximending, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

7.2 Good based on 2331 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Best seller. Excellent value. Walk to gay village.

Most Booked Award 2014
Top 100

Very popular choice on Travel Gay Asia.  The smart-value Go Sleep Hankou is just a short walk from all the gay bars and trendy shopping areas around the famous Red House.

The hotel offers spacious, bright and comfortable rooms, each with flat screen TV and en suite bathroom with either shower or bath tub.

WiFi is free in public areas, and computer stations are available at the lobby.

Go Sleep has an onsite restaurant, laundry service, elevator and 24-hour front desk.

Features: cafe, restaurant, free wi-fi (咖啡馆, 餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Popular choice.
Just Sleep – Ximending
Just Sleep – Ximending
Just Sleep – Ximending
Just Sleep – Ximending

Just Sleep – Ximending3-5 stars

41 Zhonghua Road, Section 1, Ximending, Taipei | map

8.0 Good based on 1180 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Popular choice. Attentive staff. Perfect location.

The gay-popular Just Sleep hotel in Ximending is located very close to the Ximen MRT station and just a short walk from The Red House gay village.

Modern guest rooms feature en suite bathrooms, super-comfy beds, flat screen TV’s, in-room safes, tea & coffee making facilities and free WiFi.

The hotel provides luggage storage service at the 24-hour front desk, a self-service laundromat and a 24-hour computer station.

The onsite Just Cafe serves daily breakfast buffet.  A wide range of restaurants, shops and cafés are nearby.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-28-2015

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Great location.
Cityinn Hotel Plus Ximending
Cityinn Hotel Plus Ximending
Cityinn Hotel Plus Ximending
Cityinn Hotel Plus Ximending

Cityinn Hotel Plus Ximending4 stars

No. 63, Baoqing Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei | map

8.4 Very Good based on 1560 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Great location. Stylish rooms. Near The Red House.

Good-value boutique hotel with comfortable, uniquely themed rooms.

Located just across the road from the gay scene at The Red House and the Ximen MRT, the Cityinn Hotel is popular during G5 party weekends, and you will need to book well in advance on these occasions.

WiFi is free of charge, and free coffee is available 24 hours a day in the lobby.  The self-service laundry machine is handy if your knickers need a quick wash.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-28-2015

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Modern design.
amba Taipei Ximending
amba Taipei Ximending
amba Taipei Ximending
amba Taipei Ximending

amba Taipei Ximending4 stars

No. 77, Sec. 2, Wuchang Street, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

8.3 Very Good based on 1629 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Modern design. Great value. Near the gay nightlife.

Great value, modern hotel located about 5-minute walk from Ximen MRT Station and 10 minutes from the gay village at The Red House and Huaxi Street night market.

The amba Taipei offers 160 spacious rooms, a restaurant and free WiFi.  All guest rooms are air-conditioned and feature flat screen cable TV, seating area, private bathroom with free toiletries and room slippers.

The hotel serves a daily breakfast buffet. Light snacks and drinks can be enjoyed at the onsite café bar.

Features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi (酒吧, 餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Close to Red House.
Burgary Hotel
Burgary Hotel
Burgary Hotel
Burgary Hotel

Burgary Hotel3 stars

No. 168, Section 1, Zhōnghuá Road, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

7.9 Good based on 794 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Close to Red House. Excellent views. Great for shopping.

Located next to all the gay bars at The Red House, Burgary Hotel offers stylish rooms and suites decorated with gold, silver, black and white with features including flat screen TV’s and jacuzzi baths.

Most rooms offer great views of Katagalan Boulevard and Taipei 101.  Convenient location for all the Ximen gay venues and shopping and good value for money.

Just make sure you pronounce the name of the hotel correctly.

Features: restaurant, jacuzzi / hot pool, free wi-fi (餐厅, 温泉池, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Near Ximen train station.
Hotel Puri
Hotel Puri
Hotel Puri
Hotel Puri

Hotel Puri3 stars

No. 6, Lane 27, Chengdu Road, Ximending,, Taipei | map

7.7 Good based on 2537 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Near Ximen train station. Excellent value. Gay-popular.

An excellent choice for gay travellers.  Hotel Puri is a few minutes’ walk from the Ximen MRT station and a short walk to all the shops and gay bars at the Red House.

Each stylish guest room features air conditioning, a 32” flat screen TV, safe and free WiFi. There is a coin-operated laundromat.

The hotel also offers baggage storage and currency exchange services.  Great value for money.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-28-2015

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Stylish & affordable.
SWIIO Hotel
SWIIO Hotel
SWIIO Hotel
SWIIO Hotel

SWIIO Hotel3 stars

10F, No. 72, Section 2, Wuchang Street, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

8 Good based on 1520 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Stylish & affordable. Near The Red House. Gay-popular.

A new addition to the Ximending gay neighbourhood that has already proven popular with gay tourists.

The modern and stylish SWIIO Hotel has relatively small en suite rooms but offers excellent value for money, LCD TV and free WiFi.

The SWIIO does not have its own restaurant, but there are plenty of places to eat nearby.  Self-service laundry machines available.

Gay bars at The Red House quarter are just a few blocks away!

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Walk to The Red House.
Wonstar Hotel Ximen I
Wonstar Hotel Ximen I
Wonstar Hotel Ximen I
Wonstar Hotel Ximen I

Wonstar Hotel Ximen I3 stars

No. 82, Zhōnghuá Road, Section 1, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

7.4 Good based on 992 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Walk to The Red House. Great value & location.

A relatively new hotel, located just a few blocks from the gay village at The Red House.  Like many hotels at this price range, the standard rooms are quite small and windowless.

If you are a size queen, then spend a little more and go for a deluxe room that offers more space and an outside view.

The hotel is just a short walk to Taipei main railway station and MRT, making it easy to get around the city.  WiFi is free, and a Taiwanese breakfast is served between 7:30 and 11am.

If this hotel is fully booked, then consider the Wonstar II Hotel which is just one street away.

Features: restaurant, free wi-fi (餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Near the gay venues.
Via Hotel Taipei
Via Hotel Taipei
Via Hotel Taipei
Via Hotel Taipei

Via Hotel Taipei3 stars

No. 17, Lane 114, Section 1, Zhōnghuá Road, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

8.3 Very Good based on 1285 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Near the gay venues. Clean rooms. Great service.

Great value hotel with no frills in excellent location for the gay scene in Ximending.

Via Hotel features very comfortable beds and super clean rooms.  Pickup from the airport can be arranged.  The staff are professional and friendly.

Via Hotel is close to 7Eleven and many dining options.  The famous Red House is just a few blocks away.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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New hotel.
Beauty Hotels Taipei – Hotel B6
Beauty Hotels Taipei – Hotel B6
Beauty Hotels Taipei – Hotel B6
Beauty Hotels Taipei – Hotel B6

Beauty Hotels Taipei – Hotel B63 stars

No. 106, Section 2, Wuchang Street, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

7.5 Good based on 415 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: New hotel. Boutique budget. Near the gay village.

The modern, stylish Hotel B6 offers great-value rooms in an excellent location, less than a 10-minute walk from The Red House gay quarter, Ximen MRT station, major department stores and cinemas in the area.

Each compact, en suite room features comfortable beds, large LCD TV, in-room safe, free minibar, free WiFi internet access and shower.

A complimentary Western and Asia buffet breakfast is served in the morning.

Features: restaurant, free wi-fi (餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Unique concept.
Airline Inn
Airline Inn
Airline Inn
Airline Inn

Airline Inn3 stars

8F, No. 144, Section 1, Zhōnghuá Road, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

8.1 Very Good based on 544 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Unique concept. Near the gay village & MRT station.

Great-value option and well-located for the gay scene in Ximen.  This concept hotel is just moments away from the MRT station.  There is also a huge choice of places to eat nearby.

The name of the hotel is a reference to its styling which is loosely themed on the interior of an airplane (including airline-style seats in the guest rooms).

Quirky styling aside, this hotel offers reasonably spacious, modern and comfortable rooms.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Budget choice.
Rich Garden Hotel Taipei
Rich Garden Hotel Taipei
Rich Garden Hotel Taipei
Rich Garden Hotel Taipei

Rich Garden Hotel Taipei3 stars

No. 178, Section 1, Zhōnghuá Road, Wanhua District, Taipei | map

8.2 Very Good based on 300 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Budget choice. Close to The Red House.

A good value for money hotel with comfortable, traditional Chinese-styled guest rooms.

The rooms are relatively small but feature an LCD TV, DVD player, tea & coffee making facilities and free WiFi.

The friendly and helpful staff are fluent in both English and Japanese.  A complimentary breakfast is provided for guests.

The Rich Garden is just a few minutes’ walk from all the gay venues in and around Ximen including The Red House.

Great for a short stay.

Features: cafe, internet access, free wi-fi (咖啡馆, 互联网, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Zhongxiao Road / Da-an District

Zhongxiao Road is a major route that runs through Taipei.  Its central sections, located within Da-an district (also spelled “Da’an”), are lined with huge shopping complexes and entertainment venues including the mega nightclub Luxy that hosts regular gay parties.

Close to Luxy club.
Vendome Hotel
Vendome Hotel
Vendome Hotel
Vendome Hotel

Vendome Hotel3 stars

12F, No.197, Section 4, Zhongxiao East Road, Da-an District, Taipei | map

7.2 Good based on 2085 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Close to Luxy club. Convenient location. Popular choice.

Most Booked Award 2014
Top 50

Great choice if you are in town to party the night away at LUXY (the hotel is on the 12th floor the same building) and halfway between the Ximen gay district and JumP gay dance club.

We like the dark masculine feel of this three star hotel that is located in the heart of Taipei’s shopping district and just steps from the MRT.

There are lots of places to eat close by (including a 24-hour sushi restaurant if you fancy a little something in the middle of the night).

Features: restaurant, free wi-fi (餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Great for Luxy, JumP & shops.
Vendome East Inn
Vendome East Inn
Vendome East Inn
Vendome East Inn

Vendome East Inn3 stars

8F, No. 209, Sec. 4, Zhongxiao East Road, Taipei | map

7.3 Good based on 354 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Great for Luxy, JumP & shops. Near the MRT. Free WiFi.

Another great budget option if you are in town for a night out at JumP gay dance club or G5 party at Luxy.

Vendome East Inn offers clean, modern, comfortable rooms, just a couple of minutes’ walk from the party and MRT, and surrounded by places to eat and shop.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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other areas in central Taipei

These include hotels in Zhongshan district and other central Taipei areas which are proved popular and have easy access to tourist sights and transportation links.

Stylish design.
Tango Hotel Taipei Nanshi
Tango Hotel Taipei Nanshi
Tango Hotel Taipei Nanshi
Tango Hotel Taipei Nanshi

Tango Hotel Taipei Nanshi4 stars

No. 3, Nanjing West Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei | map

8.5 Very Good based on 628 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Stylish design. Great value. Excellent location.

The stylish Tango Nanshi is located just a few steps from the entrance to the Zhongshan MRT.

The hotel has features you would normally associate with a more expensive hotel, such as ambient lighting, automatic Japanese toilets, rain showers, spa hot tubs and luxury toiletries.

Each guest room has a free minibar, free drinking water, tea & coffee maker and a small microwave oven.

As with all the Tango hotels in Taipei, gay guests can be assured of the warmest welcome and great service.

Features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi (酒吧, 餐厅, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Central location.
Brother Hotel
Brother Hotel
Brother Hotel
Brother Hotel

Brother Hotel4 stars

No. 255, Nanjin East Road, Section 3, Zhongshan District, Taipei | map

8.1 Very Good based on 915 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Central location. Next to MRT station. Great for shopping.

Located in the heart of Taipei commercial district, next to Nanjing East MRT Station and a 2-minute walk from the Taipei Arena.

Guest rooms feature flat screen cable TV, work desk, and tea & coffee maker.

The hotel offers several dining options:  Plum Blossom Room serves a variety of dim sum; Chrysanthemum Room specialises in Japanese cuisine; and Orchid Room offers Taiwanese dishes.  The bakery downstairs is recommended.

The hotel’s prime location allows easy access to public transportation, or you can take a short taxi ride to popular places like the Taipei 101 and the gay village in Ximen.

Features: bar, cafe, restaurant, shop, free wi-fi (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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Near train station.
CityInn Taipei Station Branch II
CityInn Taipei Station Branch II
CityInn Taipei Station Branch II
CityInn Taipei Station Branch II

CityInn Taipei Station Branch II3 stars

No. 81 Chang'an West Road, Datong District, Taipei | map

8.2 Very Good based on 831 Agoda reviews

Why this hotel: Near train station. Modern rooms. Self-service concept.

Excellent-value hotel near the Taipei main train station.  The CityInn Taipei Station Branch II offers modern, minimalist-designed rooms with self-service concept.

The hotel features a laundromat with ironing facilities, a free 24-hour self-service kitchenette with vending machines, microwave and coffee maker.

Guest rooms are simply decorated, with wooden floors, en suite bathroom with shower, 32” flat screen TV and free WiFi.

Located is a 5-minute walk from the Museum of Contemporary Art.  Other parts of the city can be quickly reached via the nearby train or taxi.

Features: free wi-fi (免费无线上网) | Updated: 04-24-2015

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