Shangri La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel Taipei

201 Tun Hwa South Road, Sec. 2Taipei CityTaiwan
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About Shangri La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel Taipei

Featuring spectacular views of Taipei 101 and the city skyline, the 420-room Shangri La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel Taipei Taipei Da'an District stands 43 stories above the business district and close to Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and Taipei Botanical Garden.

Each room is air-conditioned, with in-suite climate control, and features a flat screen TV with premium channels, blackout drapes, free Wi-Fi, minibar, coffee and tea maker, safe, and private bathroom with bathtub and shower.

Shangri La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel Taipei Taipei Da'an District maintains a rooftop pool, full-service spa with treatment rooms, sauna, 24-hour front desk, elevator, free Wi-Fi in public area, free parking, tour desk, luggage storage, and a business center with conference space.

There are several restaurants serving Cantonese, Shanghainese, Japanese and international cuisine. There is a cigar lounge, and coffee, tea, and drinks are available in the lounge.

Taipei World Trade Center and the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial are a short walk away.


201 Tun Hwa South Road, Sec. 2, Taipei City, Taiwan
Telephone: +886(2)23788888 | Fax: +886(2)23777777 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking lot
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby Crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Exquisite dining options

Many guests love the on-site Shanghai Pavilion restaurant, and mention that the sautéed freshwater shrimp is a personal favorite of US President Bill Clinton. Others add that there are a great many restaurants on-site, including the Marco Polo and Ibuki, and love the Kyoto-style dishes, as well as the battered crab shell, grilled beef tongue, sautéed cucumber clams, deep fried crispy chicken, dim sum, and traditional Mediterranean cuisine.

Relaxed cigar lounge

Several guests comment that, while the property is smoke-free, there is a dedicated cigar lounge for tobacco aficionados. Others add that choice cigars such as Montecristo are available, and love that the rich atmosphere of the lounge allows guests to enjoy a glass of wine or afternoon tea.

Scenic views from well-maintained pool

Many guests appreciate that the outdoor pool is on the rooftop, and mention that it is heated and well-maintained. Others add that the views of the cityscape are breathtaking, and appreciate that staff are present to serve drinks and provide fresh towels.

Negative Reviews

Distant from metro station and bus stops

Some guests comment that the property is far from the metro station and bus stops. Others add that taxis are available on request, and appreciate that front desk staff are helpful, and the rates are agreeable.

Staff not fluent in English

A handful of guests say that certain members of staff are not fluent in English. Others add that the staff is multilingual and can speak English, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, and French, and appreciate that the manager assists guests when English-speaking staff are unavailable.

Rooms lack basic amenities

Some guests mention that hair dryers, irons, and iron boards are not available in the rooms. Others add that these items are not complimentary, but appreciate that housekeeping provides additional amenities on request with nominal charges.

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