Taipei is one of the biggest, grandest cities in the world, and one that is attracting more and more tourists every year. One of the best ways to enjoy this city, and any other city for that matter, is to step inside the comfort and luxury of a 5-star hotel, where you will be pampered as you get ready to enjoy all that this great and modern city has to offer.
In this article we will take a look at the best 5-star hotels in the city, offering you everything you could need for an experience that you will not forget in a hurry.
Designed by a leading interior design firm based in London, with the finest painstaking detail paid to every interior and exterior aspect, the W Taipei is the epitome of luxury in the city of Taipei. This is as good as it gets in Taipei, and in many other cities for that matter.
The rooms in the 5-star W Taipei hotel come equipped with a mini bar, an iPod docking station, a private bathroom, a fridge and more. There is also a modern television that comes with cable channels and on-demand movies. Other facilities in the hotel include a valet parking service, a limousine service, an express check-in and check-out service, a business center and more. There is also a heated outdoor swimming pool, one of the best and most breathtaking in the city, along with massage facilities, Jacuzzis, a beauty center and so much more.
As for the restaurant, the place where all guests can enjoy their breakfasts and can also sit down for an evening or afternoon meal, is the YEN. If the fine dining menu offered at this restaurant is not to your taste then there are plenty of other places to eat around the hotel itself. The W Taipei is located in the Xinyi District, which is a short distance from the Taipei World Trade Center and Taipei 101, which is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the city of Taipei and for a number of years was also one of the tallest buildings in the world.
Landis Taipei Hotel
Located in the Zhongshan District, the Landis is a 5-star hotel with 209 modern rooms, all of which are fitted with amenities that can ensure that guests at the Landis Taipei Hotel can have a comfortable stay. The rooms all have access to free Wi-Fi, with a bathtub and complementary bottled water.
This is a family friendly hotel, with child-minding services on hand so that the parents can enjoy themselves out and about whilst the children are looked after in the hotel. The reception at the Landis is open 24 hours a day and can assist guests with tours, recommendations and much more. There is also room service available in all rooms, and the hotel has a fitness center, a business center, a beauty center, conference rooms, a sauna and much more. There is also an onsite restaurant that offers both Chinese and French cuisines, with a daily breakfast feast served to all guests.
As far as the location goes, the Landis Taipei Hotel is just a short walk away from the Hsing Tian Kong, whilst the National Palace Museum, the iconic Taipei 101 and the Night Market can be reached via a short taxi ride.
The modern 5-star accommodation on offer at the Regent Taipei is some of the best in the city, and the hotel itself also offers some great luxury facilities for its guests. As with the Landis Taipei Hotel mentioned above, the Regent Taipei has child minding services so you can enjoy everything that the local area and the wider city of Taipei has to offer. The hotel is not too far away from the Dazhi Metro, which can take guests around the city. If you want to book a taxi for a short drive then you can make it to the iconic Taipei 101 in just a few minutes, and the Night Market is also not too far away.
The rooms at the Regent Taipei come with great views of the city, some of the best you will find in any of the city’s many hotels. There are also flat-screen televisions, mini bars, slippers and more in each of the rooms, and guests can also take advantage of valet parking and an executive floor. As for dining options, there are plenty to choose from at the Regent Taipei. These include the Mihan Honke and Silks, and there is Chinese cuisine and food with a more International flavor on offer.
Not only is there a fitness center in the Regent Taipei, but there are also fitness classes that guests can take part in. The hotel also has a swimming pool, a beauty centre, massage facilities and more. Guests can also enjoy wireless internet throughout the building.
The Sherwood Taipei
Another top 5-tar hotel that has it all is the Sherwood, which is located in the Songshan District. At this luxury hotel guests can enjoy access to a mini bar, a flat-screen television, cable television channels, on-demand movies and much more. There is Italian food served at the Toscana restaurant located onsite, and guests can also opt for some Japanese fare at the Kouma restaurant. If none of these excite the tastebuds then there are also plenty of popular restaurants located near to the hotel.
The Sherwood has everything that business and leisure travelers could ask for in a 5-star hotel, with a fitness room, a business center, swimming pools (both outdoor and indoor), a beauty center, massage facilities, a wellness center and much more. All guests can access high-speed internet throughout the building, and there is also a gift shop located within the hotel, selling a range of souvenirs to help you remember your trip to this modern and exciting city.