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J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Came here for one night and stayed in the female dormitory. The staff didn't seem keen to talk to the guest or help. Tried to ask them what they recommend in Hiroshima, but didn't react. The hostel is a 5 minute walk to the peace park. The bathroom was very clean and the bed was ok. If you're only staying... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

New, well thought out and well located. Loved the tatami mat room, clean toilet areas, good simple bathroom. Liked the location, the staff. Didnt like the heavy rock music in reception (to be fair, we couldn't hear it from our room). About 5 minutes walk to Peace Park and museum.

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Thank Bronwyn S
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a double private room and loved it. The staff in this hostel are so helpful and friendly. They provide plenty of maps and information on what to do, where to go and when too. The beds are traditional futons and very comfy. Rooms are also equipped with air con that works amazingly well. New tatami mats in... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice guest house in a perfect location The girsl at the desk was really friendly and helpful. The most nice dorm room i see, is double futon bed and definitely was very comfortable(normally i hate futon) ..nice lounge and big kitchen.. All was very clean. Feeling at Home Good job J-Hoppers:) hope to come back again!

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Thank Zio900
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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night. The facilities were basic and the futons were comfortable. But our room was on the 4th floor and there was no lift. For a guest house with shared bathroom and toilet and basic futons and no lift the place was expensive. If you are a solo traveller it makes sense. If you are more... More 

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Thank Arthy N
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Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Well located, no.2 or no.6 streetcar from station and get off at Dobashi. Just a minute or two walk from there. Receptionists were exceptionally friendly and spoke good English and were happy to give restaurant and other local recommendations. Very easy walk to Peace Park. Stayed in Tatami room - small but plenty space for bags as long as you... More 

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Kortrijk, Belgium
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

We stayed here for two nights in a private japanese room. Hostel has a nice central location. Close to a tram station and the Peace Park. Just arround the corner is a supermartket 24/24. The staff is very helpful. The bathroom facilities are very clean and very well maintained. Also very cheap and easy to do your laundry.

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Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

great low budget hostel for backpackers, the hostel located in quiet neighborhood, with 7 eleven. 3 minutes walk from the electric line station, 5 minutes from the peace park. clean rooms and facilities. free wifi, and helpful staff

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Medan, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016

I stayed here in August 2015 for a night & I booked a private room online (NOTE: for those who plan to travel to Japan, better to book a room early before your departure for a reasonable price. You might also find difficulties to find a room during peak season or weekend). Located near to Hiroshima Memorial Park, you just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stayed here for one night during our trip to Japan and initially chose J-Hoppers because of the price and location to the Peace Museum.The hostel is easy to get to from the station via the tram and the instructions which came with the hotel booking were perfect. There didn't seem to be many bars/restaurants close to the hostel but... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened in Nov, 2006. A former small Japanese sytle ryokan was partially remodelled into a cool Japanese style backpackers guest house/hostel. We are very close to the Peace Memorial Park and the A-Bomb. Also has good access to another World Heritage site Miyajima. Please visit the Hiroshima, the city of peace and water. ... more   less 

Additional Information about J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse

Address: 5-16 Dobashicho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0854, Hiroshima Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chugoku > Hiroshima Prefecture > Hiroshima
Price Range: $28 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room with tatami !!!”
 of 5 bubbles Sim35, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There is no shared shower room in the highest level (not sure what level, 3rd if I'm not mistaken).”
 of 5 bubbles Fayluna, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The private rooms are relatively cheap and worth paying extra.”
 of 5 bubbles adamupdate, 5 Feb 2014 | Read review
“For those with big heavy luggage - avoid the 4th floor as no lift!!”
 of 5 bubbles cantwait2holiday, 30 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Get the Japanese style room. It's good to experience it at least once.”
 of 5 bubbles TiffanyR759, 27 May 2013 | Read review
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