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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 245 vacation rentals near Taipei. From 188 Condos/Apartments to 39 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Taipei for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Taipei?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Taipei. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Taipei 101: 231 vacation rentals
  • National Taiwan Normal University: 229 vacation rentals
  • Taipei 101 Mall: 231 vacation rentals
  • Taipei Station: 229 vacation rentals
  • Q Square: 229 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Taipei?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 188 Condos/Apartments in Taipei. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Taipei include:

  • Houses: 39 rentals available
  • Studios: 172 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Taipei?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Taipei. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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