Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Taipei awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, temples and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Taipei. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include National Palace Museum and National Taiwan Museum. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Taipei

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Taipei a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baby Boss (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Maokong Gondola (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Dajia Riverside Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Taipei Zoo (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Chinese Culture and Movie Center (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Taipei Children's Amusement Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Taipei

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Taipei. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taipei Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Beitou Hot Springs Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Yangmingshan National Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Songshand Cultural Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Songshan Cultural and Creative Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Daan Forest Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Taipei

Fly into Taipei (TSA-Songshan), the closest airport, located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Taipei (TPE-Taoyuan Intl.), which is 19.7 mi (31.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Taipei Songshan Station, Taipei Station and Taipei Wanhua Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Taipei by catching a ride on the metro at Zhongxiao Dunhua Station, Zhongxiao Fuxing Station or Daan Station.

Where to stay around Taipei?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 250 holiday lettings near Taipei. From 186 Condos/Apartments to 45 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Taipei is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Taipei?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Taipei. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • National Taipei University: 234 holiday lettings
  • Xingtian Temple: 231 holiday lettings
  • Breeze Center: 235 holiday lettings
  • Jianguo Flower and Jade Market: 231 holiday lettings
  • Station Front Metro Mall: 234 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Taipei listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Taipei?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 186 Condos/Apartments in Taipei. Our other popular types of Taipei holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 172 self catering accommodations
  • Bed & breakfasts: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Taipei?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Taipei. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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