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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Simply fall in love with this small boutique. Super clean and comfortable. Although it do not have lake view, but it is surrounded by restaurant and shop. And the owner runs a medicine shop just above the boutique. The first day we arrived the boutique my friend cough non stop, and we can conveniently buy the medicine upstairs. Another plus...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi backpack_lover, Thank you so much! It's our pleasure to receive you staying here. Next time, please come back and enjoy some time with our coffee and tea. ^_^ Greg Yu DORIS HOME 朵麗絲的家

Singapore
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We had an excellent stay at Doris Home, rooms were spacious and clean, and the decor was nice. Greg gave us a good introduction to the area and provided us information on the places to visit. Great service, facilities, and even breakfast! Made us feel right like home but it was a pity that we only had a day there....

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi Rachieloves, Thank you very much for leaving us a great review. We are glad that you had a good time in Sun Moon Lake. Although there was only one night, we were doing our best to make you feel like home. Please come back next time for more days to enjoy the lake-side relaxing life. We'll see you in...

Reviewed 4 September 2014

This is the first time I visit Taiwan, Doris Home's owners are so friendly and helpful that make me feel at home. The room is clean and tidy, the location is excellent, and the best selling point of this hostel is the friendly service from Mr and Mrs Doris. After finished the trip in Sun Moon Lake, the thing makes...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi Pat, Thank you very much. We are glad that you had a happy vacation in Sun Moon Lake. When you miss us, you can come here anytime! We look forward to you visiting next time. ^_^

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 May 2014

If you're looking for a cosy, extremely friendly and stylish place to stay at Sunmoonlake, this is it. Room, breakfast, hosts, location, facilities (bikes!), decor, value for money: everything is great. Greg (speaks good English) is the kindest host we encountered on our trip, and makes you feel right at home. And yes, during daytime you still have to deal...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi Wouterdt, Thank you very much for the review. We are very happy that you had a great time in Sun Moon Lake and we also enjoy chatting with you two. Hope to see you two again, maybe in your country? haha

Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 8 May 2014 via mobile

It was an excellent one-night stay at Doris Home. The owners (family of three) were very warming and made us feel right at home. Upon arrival, the son gave us an introduction of Sun Moon Lake and explained to us what are the key places to visit. He also asked for our itinerary and gave us recommendations. The room was...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi CJH1985, Thank you very much for your review and thanks for your compliment. We are doing our best to provide a great experience here. It's so nice to know that you had a good time in SML. Wish to see you again. ^_^ Greg DORIS HOME

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 March 2014

This was me and my daughter first time visit Taiwan; we get to know Doris Home through our local blogger. Doris Home is very near to Shuishe Visitor Centre (水社游客中心), it just a few minute walk to 游药局 (is a pharmacy own by the owner father of Doris Home), which is the entrance to Doris Home. The owner of Doris...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi BettyLN, Thank you so much for the review. I remember you and your daughter stayed in Doris Room. We are happy that you enjoyed your staying here. Wish to see you and your daughter again next time and soon. ^_^

Monterey, California
Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

The owners are lovely people! Xiao you and parents, thank you! Service was really warm and friendly! Xiaoyou provided us with some great advice abt where to go and also cheap boat tickets! Rooms were nice with beautiful design. Bathrooms have pretty glass doors and walls. May not provide enough privacy for non-couples sharing a room. Ask properly before you...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi LQL, Thank you very much and it's our pleasure to provide our small B&B to you. We are happy that you like our rooms, garden and breakfast. And thank you for introducing our location to other surfer on Tripadvisor. It's not easy to find our location because we are hiding. Haha Wish to see you again in the future....

Bandar Seri Begawan, null, Brunei
Reviewed 4 February 2014

This is the minsu that i feel like going back to home. Greg, You pa and You ma are all very friendly and nice people. My partner loves this minsu alot. The room and toilet are both very spacious. The environment is very quiet and clean. The top floor of the minsu is actually a pharmacy which we nearly missed...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi Sin Y, Thank you very much for the high recommendation. We are glad that you can feel this is your home in Sun Moon Lake. This is what we want our guests taste. We look forward to your coming home again and wish you can stay more days to enjoy the slow life in Sun Moon Lake.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 January 2014

This is our first Taiwan minsu and it provides more than what we expected. The B&B is located very near to the Shueishe Visitor Centre where all the bus from Taichung will alight the passengers. Walking in the opposite direction of the bus stop, you will find the B&B signage located on the right hand side. It should take less...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi Winter98, Than you very much for your review. We are happy that you like our guest house, the space and our service. In winter, it's pretty cold in SML. Next time you could come over around spring or autumn. The temperature will be great and it will be more comfortable to enjoy a coffee at the balcony. Wish to...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 17 January 2014

We did a 8d7n visit to Taiwan and Doris Home at Sun Moon Lake was our first stop. Xiaoyou was very helpful in providing directions from Taichung HSR to SML. The direct bus service terminates at Sun Moon Lake town and it was easy enough to locate the minsu after we alighted. Breakfast was a simple yet thoughtful Western style...

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GregDORISHOME, 業者 at Doris Home, responded to this review

Hi JoL_LittleRedDot, We are very happy that you had a great experience in Sun Moon Lake. I'm sorry about the restaurant wait. I think they are just too busy to keep the smile. Anyway, their food is awesome, isn't it! (my favorite) The room is no window but with a well ventilation. So it will be warm in the winter...

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A home style bed & breakfast in Sun Moon Lake, just minutes from the lakeshore. Want to have a cozy easy vacation in Sun Moon Lake? DORIS HOME is a good choice to stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Doris Home

Address: No.123 Zhongshan Road, Sun Moon Lake, Yuchih Township, Nantou 555, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Nantou
Price Range: ₹ 5,105 - ₹ 5,105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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