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Pully, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much for the care and smiles you've given us :) It was warm and comfortable. And the hosts were the friendliest! We enjoyed chatting and sharing time with them so much. Everything was clean and many informations were given to us. Even during a snowstorm, it is not far from the center, station, and park. The snow...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Found 3000 yen per night rather expensive. 30 minute walk from the JR station and didn't feel welcome at all. The owner wasn't very friendly to me and her English was very poor. Actually the place is more the owners home then a hostel. Couldn't use the kitchen, because she occupied it with her two little children. Couldn't relax because...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 20 May 2016

It felt like a refugee camp. This place is only suitable for smaller group, maybe 1-2 people in total, although there are enough beds for 10 plus 1 cushion made sofa which could turn into a bed. The facilities available at this place isn't good enough to take 11 people, for example, only 1 washroom for male and 1 washroom...

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 October 2014

this place is indeed a fantastic budget option for solo traveler like me with its 3kY per night. Clean, good Wi-Fi, good host, warm & friendly. It is quite far (20 mins walking) from the Otaru Station. But, it's not an issue. You can take bus no.9 from Otaru Station. The bus will announce the next bus stop in Japanese....

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 June 2014

At the price point of Y3k per pax, this place is a gem! Though the building is old, the toilets & shower are modern & functions perfectly. The host Ms. Motoko has made the place very homely with her 2 lovely children & made the extra effort to find us a place to park our car for free (parking charges...

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Torrance, California
Reviewed 24 April 2014

I decided to stay here based on the price, it was 3000 yen a night which is hard to beat in Japan for a budget traveler like myself. The guest house is located a bit up the hill from Otaru train station, walking distance. There is a 7-11 right next to the guest house. The owner Motoko is a very...

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Address: 2-15-17 Midori, Otaru 047-0034, Hokkaido
Region: Japan > Hokkaido > Otaru
Price Range: $32 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Emina backpackers 1.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“This is not a hotel. Good for small numbers of backpackers only.”
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