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J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 27 April 2016

A good, basic backpacker hostel near fukushima station. The staffs are helpful, friendly and speak good English. The room are clean, however the mattresses are a biiiit on the thin side. This hostels don't have lift so if you have big luggage you're going to have a work out getting on your room. The bathroom is on the second and...

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Girona
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Considering its price, location and amenities it's a very good hostel, close to Osaka main station, 10-15 min walking, many new restaurants and bars around the area, a convinience store just 10 m from the hostel, the dorms all with curtains, lockers, so on. Just 5 min walking from a JR station so you can get to many parts of...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I had never stayed in a backpackers before. I am 40 years old and wasn't sure what to expect. I have to say, this was such a cool place to stay and I cannot wait to come back. Firstly, I was emailed instructions of what to do if I arrived there after reception closing time and also a map, and...

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perth
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Good, basic, clean little backpackers very near the station and easy to find. The girls who work at here are fantastic, very helpful and speak good English which I really did appreciate as I only, shamefully, have about 10 words of Japanese. The only real criticism I have is that the beds are very hard and the doona I had...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

The staff was sooo friendly! The rooms are really nice! What i loved the most about this hostel is that Japanese people could come in the evening to have a chat with the guests and it was a really nice culture exchange :) I even made a very dear friend there that I met again 2 years later! :)

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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

It was a very pleasant stay in J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Facilities were clean and tidy. Definitely would love to stay in J-Hoppers again and join tours and party this time.

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Yokohama, Japan
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Pros : 1. Very convenient location; near to station... 2. Budget hotel with friendly staff 3. Comfortable with restaurants nearby Cons : 1. No elevator; so if u have heavy luggage could be a problem...

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 26 February 2016

It was a small hostel but clean and enough for a few days as a backpacker. It was in a good location, 3 mins walk from JR Fukushima station, which is a direct line from Kansei Airport, and 10-15 mins walk to Umeda. The staffs were nice and helpful. They sell stamps and postcards also. The walls between rooms seem...

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Neerim South, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

I didn't stay here but I just wanted to share the positive experience I had with them. I booked a few nights at Jhoppers at the end of a very big trip. I arrived here at midnight (they said they would leave my room key out for me and I could sort out payment the following morning) not realizing I...

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Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed here last week, it was a great experience. The shower is so compact yet effective, one of the best shower I ever had. Staffs speak English clearly and there are a lot of Japan Travel booklet there.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the finest guesthouse / hostel in the funniest city. The 3rd J-Hoppers hostel was opened here in Osaka in January 2008. A former bachelor quarters has been remodeled into a fully-appointed backpackers guesthouse / hostel. It is a 15 minute walk from Osaka central station and also good for a day trip to Kyoto, Nara and Kobe from Osaka. ... more   less 

Additional Information about J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse

Address: 7-4-22 Fukushima, Fukushima-ku, Osaka 553-0003, Osaka Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka > Osaka Station / Umeda
Price Range: $30 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“The bathrooms are located in 2nd and 3rd floor and because there's no lift so that you don't need to carry your luggage too much.”
 of 5 bubbles angkyk, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift, so if you have a lot of stuff get a lower floor room . Definitely go out with Mr Yano!”
 of 5 bubbles 351natt, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Check out the rooftop! And don't forget to grab a drink with Mr Yano!”
 of 5 bubbles 346hannahn, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Book room at least 3 months in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles AngelaKongWS, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No lift so if you have trouble with stairs ask for a room on the lower floors”
 of 5 bubbles 0_rhys_0, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
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