Yilan is a great vacation destination, especially with its proximity to the bustling metropolis of Taipei, just 1 hour away by train. From hiking, whale watching, surfing, swimming and relaxing in Hot Springs, there’s in an abundance of activities to be enjoyed in the area.
But where should you stay when you visit Yilan? We’ve listed the best hotels for every budget below so check them out:
(Article updated on 13 Jun 2017)
Best Luxury Hotel in Yilan
If glamour and indulgence, mixed with modern zen minimalism is your style, then you’ll adore the fabulous Hotel Royal Chiao Hsi in the Jiaoxi Township of Yilan. With huge rooms equipped with living quarters, a refreshingly sophisticated outdoor swimming pool area, and recreational services such as a spa, golf and hot springs, it’s the perfect place to relax and unwind during a trip to this gorgeous part of Yilan. You really can’t go wrong with the Hotel Royal Chiao Hsi.
Room Tip: Ask for a room on a higher level (there are only 7) with a balcony, and facing the mountains.
Check the hotel’s lowest price on Agoda here: Hotel Royal Chiao Hsi
Best Mid-Range Hotel in Yilan
Charming, cozy and comfortable, the Kapok Hotel and Resorts is an excellent value for money hotel located in the Luodong Township of Yilan. The hotels design successfully mixes Japanese Zen with quirky artistic elements to give the hotel a unique look and feel. Great for families and couples, the Kapol Hotel is also close to the night markets of Yilan so you have everything you need within walking distance, making it the perfect hotel for those looking to enjoy both the town of Yilan and the beautiful surroundings.
Room Tip: The Japanese Quad rooms are particularly beautiful and peaceful for sleeping.
Check the hotel’s lowest price on Agoda here: Kapok Hotel and Resorts
Best Budget Hotel in Yilan
Budget doesn’t mean boring, and the Traditional Arts Villa in Wujie Township of Yilan certainly proves this to be true with its colorfully and beautifully decorated rooms, charming layout and perfect location. This is probably the best value for money hotel in all of Yilan. The location is definitely one of the strongest draws for this hotel, but inside doesn’t disappoint. After a nice day spent walking around the town of Yilan, it is a pleasure to come back to this cozy and welcoming hotel to relax for the evening.
Room Tip: Let the owners know in advance if you have any special dietary requirements.
Check the hotel’s lowest price on Agoda here: Traditional Arts Villa
Best for Hotel for Families
The Silks Place Yilan Hotel is a no-nonsense, comfortable, clean and spacious luxury hotel, renowned for their great child friendly amenities, including an awesome Kids Club. Situated in the center of Yilan City, the hotel is close to the Luna Plaza shopping mall, great restaurants and shops, and lots of touristic attractions. Make sure to take advantage of their fabulous recreational services like the spa, and the indoor and outdoor swimming pools. The Silks Place Yilan Hotel will guarantee a memorable and carefree stay during your visit to Yilan City.
Room Tip: Make sure to check out the Club LeFoon during your booking for extra services such as a sauna and Jacuzzi.
Check the hotel’s lowest price on Agoda here: Silks Place Yilan Hotel
Best for Hotel for Romance
Located in the beautiful Jiaoxi Township, famous for its hot and cold springs, a stay at the City Suites – Jiaoxi Maple Leaves Hot Spring Hotel guarantees a fabulously relaxing and romantic stay for you and your partner. Indulge in the amazing outdoor hot spring facilities at the hotel, then relax in the huge, yet cozy rooms at night. The hot springs are so good, you’ll never want to leave the comfort of the hotel.
Room Tip: Booking in advance and avoiding the weekend will get you the best rates possible.
Check the hotel’s lowest price on Agoda here: City Suites – Jiaoxi Maple Leaves Hot Spring Hotel
China Airlines flies twice a day direct to Taipei from Singapore and twice a week to Kaohsiung from Singapore, also a direct flight. You can search your flight and book directly only at www.china-airlines.com. If you prefer a package deal, you can also take a look at China Airlines’ Dynasty Packages for free & easy packages to Taiwan.
This article is supported by China Airlines and the Taiwan Tourism Board.