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Safety index

88 out of 100

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Safe area

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Howard Plaza Hotel Hsinchu

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8.6

Good (972 ratings)

Hsinchu, Taiwan - 

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630 m East Gate

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630 m Hsinchu City God Temple Night Market

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630 m Hsinchu City God Temple

Hotel Overview

Howard Plaza Hotel in Hsinchu is a well-regarded hotel, offering guests a mix of modern amenities and attentive service. Based on user reviews, the hotel provides a comfortable and convenient stay for both business and leisure travelers. However, some aspects could be enhanced to make guests' experiences even better.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Excellent Location: Situated in a convenient spot, making it easy for guests to explore surrounding attractions and access local transport.
  2. Friendly Staff: Staff members are highly praised for their welcoming and helpful attitude towards guests.
  3. Spacious Rooms: Guests appreciate the generously sized rooms, providing ample space for relaxation and comfort.
  4. Quality Dining Options: The hotel offers a variety of dining experiences with quality food that caters to different tastes.
  5. Cleanliness: High standards of cleanliness are maintained throughout the hotel, ensuring a pleasant stay for guests.
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Area for improvement

  1. Aged Facilities: Some guests feel that certain facilities and decor elements are outdated and could benefit from renovation.
  2. Pricey: While many understand the cost is reflective of the service and amenities, some guests find the prices to be on the higher side.
  3. Room Soundproofing Issues: A few guests have noted that soundproofing between rooms could be improved to ensure a quieter stay.
  4. Busy at Times: The hotel can get quite busy, which might lead to longer waits for services or crowded common areas.
  5. Wi-Fi Connectivity: While generally satisfactory, some guests have experienced intermittent issues with Wi-Fi connectivity.

Amenities

Pool

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Parking included

Parking included

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Housekeeping

Room service

Room service

Laundry

Laundry

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Score icon8.6

RateScore

Total 972 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.6

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expedia

972 Reviews

8.6 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 165

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

5

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135

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72

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

East Gate

630 m

Hsinchu City God Temple Night Market

630 m

Hsinchu City God Temple

630 m

Big City Mall

840 m

National Tsing Hua University

2 km

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Getting around

Hsinchu Station

910 m

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Airports Nearby

Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

27 km

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Restaurants

原味燉品屋

210 m

滿美吐司部

140 m

大埔鐵板燒

140 m

蔡記燒酒雞

Nearby

北門炸粿

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

93 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

86 out of 100

Very Safe

Hsinchu safety index

Safety

Crime

88

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

88 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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60

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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83

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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89

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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93

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

16

Overall Crime index

Minimal

An average rating of the crime categories

16 out of 100

Property crime severity

Minimal

18

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Mugging or robbery  10/100

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Car theft  13/100

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Car break-ins  14/100

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Home break-ins  13/100

Violent crime severity

Minimal

11

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Physical attacks  13/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  9/100

Other crime severity

Minimal

10

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Insult or harassment in public  15/100

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Corruption or bribery  34/100

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Drug problem  22/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.7 - $1.5

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Coffee

$1.5 - $5.3

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Beer 0.5L

$1 - $1.8

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$2.9 - $8.8

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.4 - $1.2

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.5 - $0.9

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$21.9 - $58.4

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$7.3 - $29.2

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McMeal at McDonalds

$4.1 - $5.8

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.7 - $1.8

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Public transport, monthly pass

$35 - $37.3

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.9 - $1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$10.2 - $35

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$23.3 - $58.4

Weather In Hsinchu

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.519

PM1028

46

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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