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Eslite Bookstore - Xinyi

No.11 Songgao Road, Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 8789 3388
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Most interesting bookshop experience ever

Eslite is technically a bookstore but sells so much more than that. There are a couple of branches... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Niccole L
via mobile
Good mall, not just a bookstore

Eslite is famous in Taiwan for having 24-hour bookstores. This is an awesome extension of their... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
maryyeo
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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  • Average5%
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“english books” (12 reviews)
“book store” (9 reviews)
“book lovers” (6 reviews)
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No.11 Songgao Road, Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan
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+886 2 8789 3388
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"flagship store"
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"non fiction"
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"fashion boutiques"
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"multiple floors"
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"nice shopping mall"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eslite is technically a bookstore but sells so much more than that. There are a couple of branches but I highly recommend the Xinyi branch which is next to W Hotel and right in the heart of the shopping district near 101 Taipei Plaza. If...More

Thank Niccole L
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Eslite is famous in Taiwan for having 24-hour bookstores. This is an awesome extension of their good business - basically an entire mall with a few floors of bookstore as its anchor tenant. Love how the other stores like restaurants are nicely integrated within the...More

Thank maryyeo
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I have read about Xinyi store has a wider variety of items and true enough, the bookstore has items such as clothes, small household electronics, cafes, restaurants and of course lots of variety of books and stationery. A place worth visiting.

Thank Di D
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

There was a time when Eslite 24 hour bookshop at Xinyi was a blace where an english speaker could meet a fe.lower and chat while browsing a good selection od english language books. In the past few years, the selectoon of english language books have...More

Thank Brian B
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Our kids loved their arts and crafts workshop on the 5th floor which has a myriad different workshops featuring painting, clay, scrapbooking etc. for children. Cost NTD2000 per hour per child. They are given materials and guidance (and assistance for younger ones) to complete their...More

Thank Juicy73Kl
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

If you are looking for any book in Taipei, remember to visit Eslite Bookstore's Xinyi Branch. If you have a one hour break in Taipei, remember to visit Eslite Bookstore's Xinyi Branch. If you want a cup of Starbucks in Taipei, remember to visit Eslite...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This place is more than a book store. We spent 5 hours here and still didn’t manage to finish browsing everything. The book section is extensive and has a nice calming atmosphere. Unlike overseas bookstores, they don’t mind you standing there and read through the...More

Thank Philip W
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing place! My time was limited but I could have easily spent hours here. There were so many English books, so much stationery, lots of travel accessories...you could spend all of your money! I went on a Sunday and it wasn’t crowded at all. It...More

1  Thank JRH258
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Excellent source of English books - probably the best I've found in Taipei. Pleasant setting in the Eslite department store and very conveniently located right next to city hall bus station.

1  Thank 642scara
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

There’s an amazing selection of books but it’s way more than that! We spent an enjoyable 3 hours browsing around this 7 floor shopping mall and barely covered a quarter of it. We particularly enjoyed the kids section that had a great selection of clothes,...More

Thank nsl115
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edward t
5 December 2015|
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Response from belobregovic2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry mate, I am back in Germany, and I am not port of Eslite staff - just a book addict.
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Ann R
24 August 2015|
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Response from jenjenrossco | Reviewed this property |
I am a customer, not Eslite, perhaps you need to contact them directly?
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