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Matsumoto BackPackers

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“private room”(6 reviews)
“common room”(4 reviews)
“steep stairs”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I was staying in Matsumoto for two night, and I couldn't have picked a better place to stay. It is super close to the train station, you can get anywhere on foot, and the best is the staff - friendly, helpfull, just awesome. Brian has...More

Thank lindovskal
Reviewed 10 October 2017

terrible facilities, not well looked after, didn't even stay at the backpackers but moved to a house that had been set up to make most money out of travellers. would not recommend for families. Only stay if you have no money for better accomodation. No...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our one night stay at Matsumoto backpackers. Owner is very nice and gave us good advice on what to do in the area. We stayed in a private room which was very characterful and futon beds were comfy. Only downside would be bathrooms,...More

Thank Caitlin D
Response from MatsumotoBP, Manager at Matsumoto BackPackersResponded 14 November 2017

Hi Caitlin, Thanks for leaving us a positive and honest review! We are a small hostel and do try very much to exude a comfortable and homely feel. Brian is extremely knowledgeable about the area and I'm glad he was able to help you out!...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Let me say this first: the best part about staying in this hostel would be meeting their wonderful staff and other travellers. The rest didn't really matter to me much, but I would still write it here. 10-15minute walking distance from Matsumoto Station. 2 minute...More

Thank Friends_call_me_Lou
Response from MatsumotoBP, Manager at Matsumoto BackPackersResponded 9 November 2017

Hi there and thank you for the kind words. That's a great detailed description, maybe we can use it for our homepage! Being such a small hostel every traveller has a chance to meet up with new friends and make plans together.

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our recent stay here, where three of us shared a private room in the annex building down the street. The room was very comfortable and the hostel was clean and well-run. Most importantly, Pierre gave us phenomenal advice about what to do,...More

Thank Eric C
Response from MatsumotoBP, Manager at Matsumoto BackPackersResponded 14 November 2017

Hi Eric! I'm glad Pierre was able to help you guys out with planning your trip! Our staff does their best to help out each and every guest to try and ensure a positive experience is had by all. I'm also pleased to hear that...More

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USD 27 - USD 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 27 - USD 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Be prepared to share room with others"
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