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J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse

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Reviewed 10 April 2015

J-Hoppers Osaka provides travelers with much needed rest after a long day of exploring the attractions that the place has to offer. It is within walking distance from JR Fukushima station, and Osaka Central Station is just one stop away, making every place in the area within reach. Convenient stores (Lawson and 7-11) are just around the corner should you...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2015

We stayed in a twin for 4 nights while exploring Osaka and Kyoto in April 2015. There really aren't any negatives to the hostel so her are some of the positive points: Train station within 5 minutes walk - on a JR line which is useful if you have a JR pass and only 1 stop from Osaka for transfers...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Stayed here Dec 2014 and here's my review: PROS: Near the Train station. It is easy to find and there is a grocery store nearby Has organized outings Rooms are clean Near good restau - and this is where I discovered my fave Ramen restau so far... Taiyou no Tomato ramen CONS: No elevator. So if you happen to have...

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Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

Hostel is near with convenient store or restaurant. But you have to walk 5 mins or more from nearest station. They don't have elevator. So if you stay at 4th or 5th floor, it's kinda difficult to bring big luggage. Shower rooms are only in 2nd and 3rd floor.

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Manchester
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Stayed here for one night before our flight from Kansai airport. As it was sunday we opted to go out for food and drinks organised by one of the staff here Mr Yano. We were taken to a 300baht per item place, which was so good we decided to go back the following night. Despite Mr Yano's limited english that...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2015

When I first arrived in Japan, I stayed here for a month whilst sorting out accommodation and a job. The staff were unbelievably helpful and I made a great long term friend. Such a clean place and perfect location. I smile ear to ear when I think about it.

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Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 9 February 2015

I stayed there during my 1st trip to Japan (20th until 23rd of January 2015). went there with 3 other friends, altogether 4 of us. due to the availability of rooms running out, we had to stay in twin rooms (initially we wanted to stay in the dorm). but this was a blessing in disguise although we had to lug...

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 26 January 2015

We had a fantastic stay at J-hoppers in Osaka! The staff are SO nice, they helped us book a ferry to South Korea and called the company for us a few times. Beds were comfortable and clean. Mr. Yano is the best! Thanks for an awesome stay!

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 January 2015

I booked stays in J-Hoppers in Osaka and Kyoto mostly based on price and then location. I didn't expect a whole lot in terms of accommodations, but was very pleasantly surprised at how nice it was staying there. My wife and I stayed in a double room, so the experience was more more hotel-like than those staying in the shared...

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Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 8 January 2015

I think this is by far the nearest hostel from train station I have stayed with so far. we booked two beds private room and it was good. Enough space to organise your luggage. the kitchen utensils are on the same floor too (i think they have it on every floor) but shower room is on the 3rd floor (we...

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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 - $140 (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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